Lend Lease begins work on Wiggins Island coal terminal

 Lend Lease announced that an Abigroup joint venture has begun work on Stage 1 of the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal.

Worth approximately $290 million, the project involves bulk earthworks and civil works for the coal terminal at Gladstone.

Steve McCann, Lend Lease’s managing director, stated that "this is a significant project for Queensland as the terminal will play an important role in enabling coal companies to meet the forecast demand for coal exports from Gladstone."

Work is scheduled to commence immediately and will be completed by June 2013.


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