A new Chair will be appointed to industry think tank Infrastructure Partnerships Australia as current Chair Adrian Kloeden has announced his retirement, effective 2 May 2019.
Substantial planning, funding and governance reforms are needed for infrastructure in Australian cities to cope with unprecedented growth, a new Infrastructure Australia paper has said.
Infrastructure Australia has added two METRONET rail projects to its Priority List of projects after their business cases were assessed.
The Victorian Government’s proposal for the $15.8 billion North East Link has been given the green light by Infrastructure Australia and is now listed as a 'High Priority Project' on its Infrastructure Priority List.
The Australian Logistics Council has welcomed a speech by the Minister for Cities, Urban Infrastructure and Population Alan Tudge, which highlights the need for Commonwealth leadership in driving better planning outcomes and reducing road congestion as Australia’s population grows.
The independent infrastructure advisory body has approved plans for Adelaide’s $615 million Gawler rail line electrification project and the $551.7 million upgrade to Victoria’s Ballarat line, listing both as priority projects on its Infrastructure Priority List.