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Darwin City Deal continues to revitalise city

The Darwin City Deal, an historic agreement between three levels of government, remains on track to transform Darwin into a more vibrant and liveable tropical city. Launching the Annual Progress Report in Darwin, Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, said the report highlights how the City Deal […]

Charles Darwin University city campus delivers local jobs

Local jobs are set to flow from the next phase of construction of the Charles Darwin University (CDU) Education and Community Precinct in Darwin’s Central Business District, with Territory-based contractors appointed for design and construction works. Building the world-class university campus is expected to provide a $600 million boost to the Darwin economy over a […]

Letter to residents and businesses about ECP site excavation works

Dear Resident/Neighbour/Business This letter is to inform you that main construction works for the Education and Community Precinct (ECP) are set to begin shortly. The project is located on the site of the former carpark bounded by Cavenagh St and Woods St and Garramilla Boulevard. The ECP project is being delivered by Charles Darwin University […]

Ground-works to commence on CDU’s city campus

The transformation of Darwin’s city centre is officially underway with construction commencing today on the $250 million Education and Community Precinct with Charles Darwin University (CDU). The precinct is the centerpiece of the Darwin City Deal and will include state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities, an art gallery and a library. The project will support hundreds […]

Excavation jobs for locals at CDU campus

A Northern Territory company has been awarded the excavation contract for Darwin’s new Charles Darwin University campus. The announcement means that construction of the $250 million Education and Community Precinct will soon kick off. NT company DTA Contractors won the tender, worth approximately $2 million. DTA contractors will be responsible for excavation of the building’s […]

Design tender for Education and Community Precinct goes live

Charles Darwin University (CDU) has released the latest tender for the design of the $250 million Education and Community Precinct, a key element of the Darwin City Deal. The 32,000-square-metre, seven-level project has moved through the masterplan, concept design and scheme design phases. CDU is now advertising for a Principal Design Consultant and sub-consultants to […]

Charles Darwin University contract boosts local jobs

A local Darwin company has kicked off work on the site for Charles Darwin University’s (CDU) new Education and Community Precinct. Shape Australia won a $200,000 contract to install hoardings and signage on site. Its five-strong local team form part of the 730 jobs supported during construction, which includes 350 jobs on-site and 380 jobs […]