The Federal Government has announced it will invest $730 million in North Queensland to open up traffic and boost business.
More than 700 qualified local contractors are now registered with the Queensland Government’s North Queensland Flood Register to assist in the recovery works in the state’s north.
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.
SMEC will provide construction administration services on the $514.3 million Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade in North Queensland.
The business case for the Townsville Eastern Access Rail Corridor (TEARC) has been released, with the Queensland Government moving to ensure the long-term future of rail freight to the Port of Townsville.