Leading engineering group Monadelphous Group Limited today announced it has secured a $ 235m major construction contract with Rio Tinto Iron Ore at its Cape Lambert Port B Project in Western Australia.
The Bowen Business Council has welcomed the Federal Government’s delay in deciding on a Coal Port Expansion (Abbot Point Expansion Project) in North Queensland.
Environment Minister Mark Butler announced on Friday he was delaying a decision on the Abbot Point expansion as he had only just received a number of reports that could affect the decision.
The reports will be released to the public and a decision is expected within three months.
Bruce Hedditch from the business council says it will mean the issue will be less politicised.
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