With major infrastructure projects underway all over the country, Roads & Infrastructure Australia looks at the factors behind the construction job boom and how sustainable it is.
The Queensland Government has announced it will invest $800 million into the local transport and road network of Western Queensland.
Tyre Stewardship Australia has been helping create a circular economy by finding new ways to use waste tyres, from crumb rubber asphalt to permeable pavements.
The state government has provided development approval for up to 195 wind turbines at the Lacour Energy wind farm in Clarke Creek, Central Queensland.
Rocla will produce 200,000 concrete sleepers at its Braemar plant in Mittagong, NSW for the first stage on Inland Rail.
Third time’s a charm for crushed and screened aggregates supplier Road Metals, which has bought its third load volume scanner from Loadscan to accurately measure the amount of material it carts on the job.