Two bidders for rail projects

The state government has attracted just two bidders, both headed by Spanish-owned companies, for its signature Metronet rail projects, despite altering its contracting strategy to boost market interest.

Not all is gold for Swick as it wins $210m of work

Swick Mining Services has announced $210 million of new work, but failed to extend three contracts at Australian gold mines.

Clough JV wins $5.1bn Snowy 2.0 contract

A joint venture between Perth-based Clough and Italy's Salini Impregilo has been awarded a $5.1 billion engineering, procurement and construction contract for the federal government’s Snowy 2.0 project.

SRG secures up to $115m of work with Evolution

Subiaco-based SRG Global has won a drill-and-blast services contract extension with Evolution Mining at several of its gold mines in Australia.

$72m in new work for NRW

NRW Holdings has been awarded about $72 million in contracts through its subsidiaries Golding Contractors and RCR Mining Technologies.

FMG awards $35m in works for three contractors

Fortescue Metals Group has awarded a major component overhaul and replacement services (MCORS) contract to three contractors with Port Hedland workshops, with Fortescue saying the contract would result in 17 full-time, local jobs.

Sime wins $8.4m contract

Sime Building and Construction has won an $8.36 million contract to construct an indoor sports and recreation centre.

Monadelphous wins $104m South Flank contract

Monadelphous has won a second contract for BHP Group's South Flank iron ore project, just over a month after it secured an $108 million contract at the site.

Macmahon wins $170m contract at new mine

Tropicana gold project joint venture partners AngloGold Ashanti and Independence Group have approved the development of a new underground mine at a cost of $105 million.

Mondium wins contract at $52m Munglinup project

Mondium, a joint venture between local contractors Monadelphous and Lycopodium, has secured an early start engineering contract at Mineral Commodities’ (MRC) Munglinup graphite project.

Austal wins $369m US Navy contract

Henderson-based shipbuilder Austal has secured a $369 million contract to supply two Expeditionary Fast Transport ships (EPF) to the US Navy.

DTI wins $10m Volgren contract

DTI Group has won a contract to supply and install its CCTV recording system in Volgren’s 900 new buses in Western Australia.

PTA awards $16.9m of contracts

The Public Transport Authority (PTA) has awarded Delron Cleaning and Westland Works contracts valued at about $12.44 million and $4.4 million, respectively.

RCR’s secured creditors may only get 30%

RCR Tomlinson’s secured creditors may only receive around $70.6 million of the $230 million they are owed, and its unsecured trade creditors are likely to receive none of the $170.6 million they are owed, as administrators McGrathNicol recommended the failed engineering firm be liquidated.

GR Engineering wins Mardie DFS contract

BCI Minerals has appointed GR Engineering as lead engineer on the Mardie salt and potash project’s definitive feasibility study (DFS).

UGL wins $190m Woodside contract

CIMIC Group subsidiary UGL and joint venture partner Cape plc have secured works at Woodside Petroleum’s Karratha gas plant.

Bhagwan wins Melbourne contract

Perth-based Bhagwan Marine has diversified its business beyond its traditional focus on northern Australia by winning a marine maintenance contract at Port of Melbourne.

Decmil wins $46m Main Roads WA contract

Decmil has been awarded a $46 million contract from Main Roads Western Australia to design and construct a dual carriageway and overpass in Perth.

Work starts on $700m Kwinana waste facility

Construction has commenced on Australia’s first thermal waste-to-energy facility, located in Kwinana, which is expected to lead to 860 jobs.

Wormall wins $7.3m in contracts at LandCorp project

Wormall Civil has been awarded two contracts totaling $7.3 million for works at Peel Business Park.

Decmil wins $72m Warradarge contract

Decmil Group has secured a $72 million contract for balance-of-plant works at the 180-megawatt Warradarge wind farm.