More than 80 bridges have been upgraded across New South Wales to allow for mobile cranes to travel from Western Sydney to regional NSW.
A new bridge has been opened as part of the $118.9 million Cattle and Frances Creeks Upgrade project to improve freight connectivity, travel reliability, community access to essential services and improve flood immunity.
Following local industry briefings, the Australian Rail Track Corporation is now calling for expressions of interest from suppliers for construction work on the Parkes to Narromine section of the project.
The Federal Government is inviting the heavy vehicle industry to submit proposals on how best to trial a user-pays system designed to fund upgrades to Australia’s road freight networks.
TasPorts will invest more than $200 million into Tasmania’s ports to ensure the facilities are able to meet future demand and support the state’s economic growth.