Regional and rural councils can now apply for a share in more than $70 million for safer and more reliable roads, according to the Victorian Government.
All 48 regional councils in Victoria have been successful in securing a portion of more than $30 million in the first round of the state government’s $100 million Fixing Country Roads Program.
Queensland’s Logan City Council is trialling a new asphalt technology that could help the city reduce its road maintenance and rehabilitation costs and extend pavement life.
Evan Harvey started in stabilisation from scratch five years ago and has now won the 2018 AustStab Young Stabiliser of the Year award thanks to the support from the team at WA Stabilising.
With the next generation poised to take the reins at family-run road maintenance equipment manufacturer Flocon, the business is already laying the groundwork for future development.