The New South Wales and Victorian economies are the best in Australia, according to the latest CommSec State of State report, with construction work being a major factor in their success.
Major works are now underway to deliver one of the largest upgrades to Sydney’s Central Station in decades, including new Sydney Metro platforms deep underground and the landmark Central Walk.
NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance has said the Coalition Government would get Sydney Metro West “well underway” within its next term, if re-elected at the state election in March.
The ALC has welcomed details of the NSW Government’s plan for electric and hybrid vehicles, saying the rollout of reliable charging infrastructure will be essential to encourage the uptake of electric freight vehicles.
Early works have begun on the Parramatta Light Rail, with intersection upgrades, new traffic light installation, landscaping and traffic adjustments underway.