Tag archive for ‘Australia’
By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Jemena completes construction of Northern Gas Pipeline project in Australia

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Jemena, an Australian energy infrastructure company, reported the completion of the construction of its 622km long Northern Gas Pipeline project between More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, July 7th, 2018

Bechtel bags delivery partner contract for Western Sydney Airport from WSA

US engineering company Bechtel has been named as the Delivery Partner and Project Manager for the $5.3 billion Western Sydney Airport in Badgerys Creek, Sydney by WSA. Western Sydney Airport The Western Sydney Airport, More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, June 17th, 2018

BHP and partners to proceed with South Flank iron ore project in Australia

Mining industry news : Australian mining company BHP is all set to move ahead with the development of the South Flank iron ore project in the central Pilbara region in Western Australia after its board approved More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

EnergyAustralia to acquire Ecogen Energy’s gas-fired power plants

Energy acquisition news : EnergyAustralia has agreed to acquire Ecogen Energy, the owner of the 510MW Newport gas-fired power plant and the 440MW Jeeralang gas-fired power plant, for AUD 205 million ($157.38 million). The More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, April 1st, 2018

Rio Tinto to exit coal mining business with sale of Kestrel coal mine for $2.25bn

Mining industry news : Rio Tinto is all set to exit from coal mining business by selling its 80% stake in the Kestrel coal mine in Queensland to a consortium of EMR Capital and Indonesian coal producer Adaro Energy, More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Rio Tinto to sell Queensland coal mine stakes to Glencore for $1.7bn

Mining industry news : Australian-British mining giant Rio Tinto has made a $1.7 billion deal to exit from two Queensland coal mines – the Hail Creek coal mine and the Valeria coal mine in Australia by selling More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, March 18th, 2018

Wesfarmers to spin off Australian supermarket chain Coles into separate company

Retail industry news : Australian supermarket chain Coles Supermarkets is all set to be spun off from its parent company Wesfarmers into a new $18 billion independent company listed on the Australian Securities More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Wartsila signs $123m contract for AGL Energy’s Barker Inlet Power Station

Power solutions provider Wartsila has signed a $123 million worth EPC contract for the 211MW Barker Inlet Power Station, a new gas fired power plant in Australia owned by AGL Energy. Under the terms of the EPC contract, More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Aus govt to take over full ownership of Snowy Hydro from NSW and Victoria

Energy acquisition news : The Australian government has struck a deal worth more than AUD6 billion ($4.65 billion) with the New South Wales (NSW) and Victorian governments to buy out their stakes in Snowy Hydro, More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

US pharma giant Merck to buy Australian biotech company Viralytics for $394m

Merck acquisition of Viralytics : US pharma giant Merck has made an AUD 502 million ($394 million) deal to acquire Viralytics, an Australian biotech company focused on developing oncolytic immunotherapy treatments More...