The Australian Government has committed $20 million towards upgrades to the Rockhampton area road network to support road train access.
A joint venture has been awarded the contract for construction of Stage 4 of the project, between Mersey Road at Bringelly and Eaton Road at Luddenham.
The tender for ‘Enabling Works’ – the relocation of underground utilities, intersection upgrades, new traffic lights and more, ahead of Parramatta Light Rail construction – has been awarded.
The $80 million project to upgrade a section of the New England Highway at Bolivia Hill, including widening and construction of a 320-metre-long bridge, is now underway.
Expressions of interest are now underway to build the second phase of the project, which adds 36 kilometres of new lanes to the freeway in Melbourne.