The Forrestfield-Airport Link project specifies targets for Aboriginal engagement as part of the design and construct contract with Salini Impregilo–NRW Joint Venture.
The targets have been set by the Public Transport Authority and are guided by the Aboriginal Economic Participation Strategy 2012-2016 – one of a number of the Government’s ‘Closing the Gap’ initiatives.
Below is a list of Aboriginal Business Tender Opportunities.
Aboriginal businesses are encouraged to register their interest to supply services to the project by following the Procurement Process.
|Plant and equipment||All areas||Ongoing|
|Quarry products||All areas||Ongoing|
|Supply of timber||Ongoing|
|Supply of geotextile||Procurement underway|
|Electrical material||Procurement underway|
|Hoarding and fencing||Procurement underway|
|Electrical services||Procurement underway|
|Clearing and grubbing||Procurement underway|
|Spoil removal||Procurement underway|
|Civil – hardstand, drainage||Various areas||Procurement underway|
|Ventilation systems||Tunnels||Procurement underway|
|Tilt-up construction||Egress shafts||End 2017|
|Egress Shaft Fitout (stairs)||Egress shafts||End 2017|
|Foundations Misc||End 2017|
|Mechanical (perm)||Early 2018|