WA signs major MetroRail contract

<p>Western Australia has signed a $310m contract for the construction of the Perth-Mandurah rail link.</p> <p>The contract was awarded to the joint venture group of John Holland, MacMahon Contractors and Multiplex Constructions.</p> <p>The contract includes 70 km of track and associated infrastructure and it is part of WA’s $1.52 bn New MetroRail project.</p> <p>Another three major contracts for the construction of nine stations along the route are for tender and will be awarded at the end of the year, the WA government said.</p> <br />