Skip to content
Building Construction, Business Company News

CIMIC’s CPB Contractors selected to deliver Burnett River replacement dam wall project

CIMIC Group 2 mins read
CPB Contractors, a member of the CIMIC Group, has been selected by Sunwater with Georgiou, to be the major construction partner for a dam wall replacement project in Queensland.

CPB Contractors, a member of the CIMIC Group, has been selected by Sunwater with Georgiou, to be the major construction partner for a dam wall replacement project in Queensland.

This infrastructure project, located downstream of Paradise Dam on the Burnett River near Bundaberg, will provide the region with a long-term water security and storage solution.

CIMIC Group Executive Chairman Juan Santamaria said: “We have extensive experience delivering essential infrastructure in regional Australia, and we’re pleased to support this next stage of works that benefits Queensland communities.

“CPB Contractors has delivered more than 150 water, dam and reservoir projects across Australia.”

CPB Contractors Managing Director Jason Spears said: “Having successfully delivered the Paradise Dam Essential Works, our expert teams understand the complexities of this critical regional project and we’re looking forward to expanding our local team.

“This important project is an opportunity for CPB Contractors, as part of the Alliance, to work with our local delivery partners so that we’re building a skills legacy that meets future demand.”

CPB Contractors’ world-class technical expertise combined with decades of dam design and construction experience will ensure the project’s objectives and stringent safety criteria are achieved.

About us:

CIMIC Group is an engineering-led construction, mining, services and public private partnerships leader working across the lifecycle of assets, infrastructure and resources projects. CIMIC Group comprises our construction businesses CPB Contractors, Leighton Asia and Broad, our mining and mineral processing companies Thiess (joint control) and Sedgman, our services specialist UGL and our development and investment arm Pacific Partnerships – all supported by our in-house engineering consultancy EIC Activities. Our mission is to generate sustainable returns by delivering innovative and competitive solutions for clients and safe, fulfilling careers for our people. With a history since 1899, and around 25,500 people in around 20 countries, we strive to be known for our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery, underpinned by Safety.

Contact details:

Ms Fiona Tyndall, Communications T+61 2 9925 6188


More from this category

  • Building Construction, Research Development
  • 04/03/2024
  • 08:00
NSW Smart Sensing Network

Sensing a new future for Western Sydney

4 March 2024MEDIA RELEASE Leaders from government, industry and research willexplorehow innovations in smart sensing can benefit newWestern Sydneydevelopmentsat theSensing the West Forumin Parramatta on March 13. The event will be opened byNSW Minister for Innovation, Science and Technology,The Hon. Anoulack Chanthivongand involve expert panel discussions and workshops about planning,buildingand construction, service delivery, and the environment,with a particular focus on the Western Sydney Aerotropolis. The forum has been organised by the NSW Smart Sensing Network (NSSN) in collaboration with Western Sydney University, CSIRO Sydney Science Park Urban Living Lab and Celestino.It’s expected the event will result in several new collaborative…

  • Contains:
  • Business Company News
  • 01/03/2024
  • 07:00
MARTOR Australia


Melbourne, Victoria |1st March 2024 Introducing the SECUNORM 610 XDR: The Revolutionary Universal Bag Opener by MARTOR. MARTOR, a leading provider of safety knives…

  • Contains:
  • Biotechnology, Business Company News
  • 01/03/2024
  • 06:30
Blue Ocean Ventures

Blue Ocean Ventures Launches – a Blue Bio-Technology Startup Developing Sustainable Seafood Manufacturing Technologies.

The future of seafood is on land – and plans to create it. [Melbourne, Victoria, Australia]: Venture studio Blue Ocean Ventures today announced…

  • Contains:

Media Outreach made fast, easy, simple.

Feature your press release on Medianet's News Hub every time you distribute with Medianet. Pay per release or save with a subscription.