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10 June 2022
The best civil and commercial construction projects in Australia for 2021-2022 have now been unveiled by Engineers Australia and the Australian Constructors Association.
Taking out the win was John Holland, CPB Contractors and Ghella Joint Venture, the Sydney Metro City & Southwest Tunnel and Station Excavation (TSE). This project received the 2022 Australian Construction Achievement Award.
The project includes 6 new underground train stations, built underneath the Sydney Harbour. This is the first time a station has been built underneath the Harbour, making history for New South Wales and the country as a whole.
More than 1,000 previously unemployed young people were employed on the project and despite many challenges, Jon Davies, the CEO of Australian Constructors Association said the industry continues to excel.
Other finalists included: