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The Northern Territory news Wed 1 Feb 2017

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Title

The Northern Territory news Wed 1 Feb 2017

Other title

NT news

Collection

The Northern Territory news; NewspaperNT

Date

2017-02-01

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This publication contains may contain links to external sites. These external sites may no longer be active.

Language

English

Subject

Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin; Australian newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin

Publisher name

News Corp Australia

Place of publication

Darwin

File type

application/pdf

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Copyright. Made available by the publisher under licence.

Copyright owner

News Corp Australia

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Series/C1968A00063

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/266188

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/452757

Page content

20 BUSINESS WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 1 2017 NTNE01Z01MA - V1 NTG continues strong support for local business The latest figures from the Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics show continued strong support to the local economy with 94 per cent of contracts awarded to local Territory businesses in December 2016. The Department awarded contracts valued at $16,564,017 in December 2016 and of the 89 awarded, 84 went to Territory companies. For the first half of the 2016/17 financial year, the Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics has expended $452 million across capital works, minor works, repairs and maintenance and recoverable/direct debits. One of the major projects completed in December was the extension of Roystonea Avenue between Lambrick Avenue and Owston Avenue. The $6.4 million project was part of the Northern Territory Governments Palmerston Road Upgrades Program, to East Arnhem region: Nhulunbuy and remote communities, provision of mechanical and electrical repairs, maintenance and installation services to NT Government assets - $871,182 Building works to the Gapuwiyak, Raminginging and Yirrkala Health Centres - $866,931 Alice Springs region: Nyirripi School, design and construct new ablution block - $252,360 Barkly region: Stuart Highway Newcastle Creek Bridges - Minor Maintenance - $ 72,275.00 Cleaning and Maintenance of Wauchope Rest Area and Public Toilets - $ 60,000.00 All regions: Panel contract for supply and delivery of traffic signal controllers and related parts - $300,000 improve traffic flow, reduce congestion and prepare for future developments in the region. Significant projects awarded in December included: Darwin region: Holtze and Palmerston Regional Hospital, high voltage electrical reticulation - $2,331,448 Jabiru and Gunbalanya, electrical and building upgrades for health centres and morgue - $345,897 University Avenue, asphalt replacement between Roystonea Avenue and Chung Wah Terrace - $305,371 Wulagi Primary School, assembly hall upgrades -$849,771 Cullen Bay, ferry terminal refurbishment - $524,646 Katherine region: Kalkarindji Community, construction of 2 x 3-bedroom block dwellings, Whitlam Street - $1,148,176 Tenders and QuoTaTions released Tender Number T16-1682 Title: Alice Springs Region - Papunya - Lot 224 - Construct Four Chair Renal Clinic and Three Bedroom House Closing: 1/02/2017 Region: Alice Springs Tender Number T16-1654 Title: Alice Springs Hospital - Construct New Palliative Care Facility Closing: 6/02/2017 Region: Alice Springs Tender Number T16-2477 Title: Alice Springs Region - Alice Springs Hospital - Staff Accommodation Upgrade Hot Water Plant Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Alice Springs Tender Number A16-0039 Title: Alice Springs - Stuart Highway through Heavitree Gap - Provision of Project Development and Concept Design Services Closing: 13/02/2017 Region: Alice Springs Tender Number T16-1483 Title: Darwin - Bullocky Point - Maritime Gallery - Steel and Glass Work Closing: 13/02/2017 Region: Darwin Tender Number T16-2252 Title: Darwin Region - Territory Wildlife Park Floodplain Dreaming - Fencing Closing: 15/02/2017 Region: Darwin Tender Number T16-2508 Title: Darwin Region - Gunbalanya - Demolition of 9 Lots and Construction of 10 x 3 Bedroom Remote Community Housing (RCH) Dwellings Closing: 15/02/2017 Region: Darwin Tender Number T16-1812 Title: Darwin Region - Litchfield - Litchfield Park Road Upgrade and Finniss River Bridge Construction Closing: 26/04/2017 Region: Darwin Tender Number T16-2025 Title: Katherine Region - Lot 61 Timber Creek (Parks and Wildlife Depot) - Construct 1 x 3 Bedroom Government Employee Housing (GEH) Dwelling Closing: 9/02/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-1856 Title: Katherine Region - Katherine Hospital - Design, Install, Commission and Manage Hot Water Services and Reticulation to Replace Existing Calorifier Closing: 15/02/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-2250A Title: Katherine Region - Katherine Hospital - Jack Roney Ward (JRW) Office Upgrade Closing: 15/02/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-2201 Title: Katherine Region - Victoria Highway - Little Horse and Big Horse Creek Crossings and Road Upgrades Closing: 1/03/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-1727 Title: Alice Springs Region - Engawala (Lot 70) - Construct 1 x 2 Bedroom Government Employee Housing (GEH) Dwelling Closing: 15/02/2017 Region: Alice Springs Tender Number T16-2469 Title: Alice Springs Region - Finke Health Centre - Install New Toilet and Staff Facility Closing: 17/02/2017 Region: Alice Springs Tender Number T16-2245 Title: Darwin - Chan Building - Design and Construct - Repairs and Maintenance to Make Safe and Secure Closing: 7/02/2017 Region: Darwin Tender Number T16-1962 Title: Darwin - Humpty Doo - Taminmin College - Construct New Stem Centre Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Darwin Tenders invited deParTMenT oF inFrasTruCTure PlanninG and loGisTiCs For further information regarding Northern Territory Government Tenders go to www.nt.gov.au/tenders Tender Number T17-1033 Title: Tennant Creek Region - Calvert Road - Widen Gravel Pavement CH122.48km - CH131.48km Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Tennant Creek Tender Number T16-2415 Title: Tennant Creek Region - Wutunugurra (Lots 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12) - Remote Community Housing (RCH) - Demolition of 6 Dwellings and Construction of 6 X 3 Bedroom Dwellings Closing: 10/02/2017 Region: Tennant Creek Tender Number T17-1011 Title: Katherine Region - Katherine South Primary School - Replace CW AHUs to Blocks 8, 5, 2, Learning Units B and C, and Transportable D Closing: 1/03/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-2462 Title: East Arnhem Region - Elcho Island - Galiwinku (Galiwinku) - Construction of 8 x 4 Bedroom Dwellings Closing: 16/02/2017 Region: Nhulunbuy Tender Number T16-2324 Title: Tennant Creek Region - Elliott (Lots 144 & 151) - Urban Public Housing (UPH) Program - Construction of 2 x 3 Bedroom Dwellings Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Tennant Creek Tender Number T16-2403 Title: Tennant Creek Region - Sandover Highway - Gravel Resheet CH295.93km - CH303.17km and CH333.49km - CH336.25km Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Tennant Creek Tender Number T16-2359 Title: Katherine Region - Wugularr School - Supply and Install Preschool Play Area Shade Structure Closing: 6/02/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-2381 Title: Katherine Region - Minyerri - Remote Community Housing (RCH) Upgrade Program - Upgrade of 10 Dwellings Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-2387 Title: Katherine Region - Ngukurr - Remote Community Housing (RCH) Upgrade Program - Upgrade of 15 Dwellings Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Katherine Tender Number T16-2395 Title: Katherine Region - Pigeon Hole - Remote Community Housing (RCH) Upgrade Program - Upgrade 15 Dwellings Closing: 8/02/2017 Region: Katherine Keep an eye on Territory road conditions before you head out by visiting www.roadreport.nt.gov.au or follow us on facebook at facebook.com/roadreportnt