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CEO of Bowen River Utilities James Benjamin today announced the start of the “Support Urannah” campaign in the lead up to the 2022 Federal Election. “Our nation building projects will create thousands of jobs, deliver much needed water security, provide affordable and reliable energy and diversify the local economy”, said CEO James Benjamin. “We have…

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Bowen River Utilities (BRU) has today welcomed an announcement from the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development that the Federal Government will contribute an additional $12.65 million towards the completion of business, environmental and feasibility studies for the Urannah Dam project. CEO James Benjamin said we are committed to creating…

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Each year, Infrastructure Australia compiles the Infrastructure Priority List which outlines Australia’s national infrastructure needs and provides a comprehensive investment roadmap for country. On Friday, a record 44 new infrastructure proposals for our cities, regions and remote communities were added to the 2021 list with key themes of new energy sources, digital connectivity, international competitiveness…

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The recently completed draft Detailed Business Case (DBC) for the nation-building Urannah Water Scheme supports the construction of Urannah Dam and highlights the benefits it will bring to the region. Bowen River Utilities (BRU) has finalised the draft DBC and is currently consulting with stakeholders on the findings before publicly releasing the final DBC later…

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Bowen River Utilities (BRU) welcomes the announcement by the Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon Michael McCormack MP, to inject an additional $2 billion into the National Water Infrastructure Development Fund. This new funding demonstrates that the Federal Government is listening to industry and is serious about helping to create jobs, especially in the regions. Water…

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