The Queensland Government has awarded tenders for the $63.6 million Dalby-Miles Pavement Widening and Safety Upgrades project and the $11.7 million Oakey-Miles Safety Upgrades Package 2 on the major highway.
Approximately $28.54 million worth of safety upgrades to around 450 kilometres of the Carnarvon Highway between St George, Surat, Injune and Rolleston in Queensland have been completed.
Two tenderers have been shortlisted to duplicate a section of the Bruce Highway as part of the $481 million Cairns Southern Access Corridor Stage Three project.
Another step was taken this week in actioning the 12 recommendations made by the National Road Safety Strategy 2011-2020 Inquiry according to the Federal Government.
A review of the Heavy Vehicle National Law will consider improvements to the recent terms of reference submitted by the National Transport Commission.