Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and Minister for Transport Andrew Constance today travelled underground in the nine kilometre tunnels for the first time to inspect progress on the $4.3 billion
Deep underneath Swanston Street on the Melbourne Metro Tunnel project workers have excavated the new Town Hall Station, measuring larger than a city block and as deep as a five story building.
An industry event focusing on the Western Harbour Tunnel and Warringah Freeway Upgrade in Sydney has highlighted the potential for thousands of jobs to be created and travel times reduced for motorists.
To progress works on the Melbourne Metro Tunnel Project the final two Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) have been launched.
Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) Sandy has broken through at Bayswater Drive marking the completion of tunnelling on the Forrestfield-Airport Link.