The consortium led by road operator company Transurban has reached financial close on the acquisition of a 51 per cent equity stake in WestConnex from the New South Wales Government.
The Road Network Operations Centre – capable of managing traffic flow access the entire Perth metropolitan area and designed to optimise network safety, performance and congestion management – has officially opened.
The Western Australian Government has released tenders to build a new bridge to connect the future Subi East precinct with West Leederville in Perth.
The Federal Government is establishing an Office of Future Transport Technologies to prepare for automated vehicles and other transport innovations.
The contract for the $104.1 million Bruce Highway – Cairns Southern Access Corridor – Stage Four – Kate to Aumuller project has been awarded to a joint venture.
Roads & Infrastructure Magazine speaks to independent transport planner William McDougall about what needs to be done to ensure Australia’s transport infrastructure can keep pace with the nation’s growing population.