More contracts roll out for Shoalwater Bay work

Posted: 21st May

The latest round of contract wins has been announced recently for upgrades at Shoalwater Bay Defence facilities totalling $53million in work packages.

The government says they have gone to companies either located in Central Queensland, or who will deliver the majority of their work from Central Queensland, including:

  • $24 million in work awarded to locally owned and family run earthmoving and civil contracting company Bellequip for construction works;
  • $81,000 to Tunuba – a joint venture between the Darumbal people and CQG Consulting water-filled barriers works;
  • $19 million to a joint venture between Allroads and Amcor Quarries for the completion of civil pavements and in-ground services; and
  • $10.33 million awarded to Waanyi Shamrock United – a partnership involving Shamrock Civil Engineering and the Waanyi Indigenous company (based in North Queensland) for civil works.

These latest contracts bring the total number of works packages already awarded through the SWBTA Facilities Project to 65, with a combined value of more than $211 million.

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