Current National Heavy Vehicle Regulator board Chair Bruce Baird and board member Vincent Tremaine will retire in October, opening the way for the respective appointments of Duncan Gay and Ken Lay AO APM.
Drivers in south-western Victoria are already experiencing the benefits of upgrades to three freight routes in the region's ‘Green Triangle’, according to the Victorian Government.
Construction of the New England Bypass at Scone is expected to start mid-2018 following the contract awarded to deliver the project.
A joint venture has been awarded a $43.4 million contract with the NSW Roads and Maritime Services for the construction of the Bolivia Hill Upgrade Project.
Australia’s remote and regional communities will receive $7 million of funding across 31 projects under Round 5 of the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program.