Roads & Infrastructure talks to Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack about the Federal Government’s project priorities and collaborating with state governments.
Construction is ramping up on Inland Rail in Central West New South Wales, with the first $20 million steel rail contract from Liberty Steel’s Whyalla steelworks successfully delivered.
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.
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.