The Federal Government has welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement that it will match its $1 billion investment in M1 Motorway upgrades.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the upcoming 2018-19 state budget will deliver $45 billion worth of infrastructure over the next four years – the biggest since 2011.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has raised preliminary competition concerns about Sydney Transport Partners, a consortium led by Transurban, and its proposed acquisition of a majority interest in the WestConnex project.
The $170 million contract for Stage 2 and Stage 3 of the M4 Smart Motorway in NSW has been awarded to a major construction company.
The Victorian Government has named the two contractors shortlisted to submit tenders for the new freeway in Melbourne’s south-east.