Construction jobs news | part two

Posted by Design & Construct on 18-Apr-2017 09:38:38

In Construction

Find out which are the latest construction projects in Australia.


Regardless of where you are in Australia, construction is an industry that is moving in the right direction.



New South Wales

The largest prison in Australia is set to be built near Grafton in New South Wales. Construction is due to commence this year with a consortium including; Serco, John Laing, John Holland and Macquarie Capital.

It is estimated the build will be operational by 2020 and create up to 1100 new construction jobs.



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The state government of Queensland has recently announced that a new gas field development will create 350 new construction jobs and secure existing jobs during the 16-month construction phase.

The new Ruby Project will supply both domestic and LNG markets, securing gas for regional Queensland. Take a look at our previous post on new opportunities to work in Australia




South Australia

Snowy Hydro and renewable energy investor, Equis are set to South Australia’s build largest solar farm near Tailem Bend.

The AUD $200 million project will have a battery storage back-up and be able to generate enough power for 40,000 homes. 200 new construction jobs are expected to be created by the new 100-megawatt project, which will also incorporate 400,000 solar panels and a 200-hectare area 



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