Contracts totalling almost $3 billion have now been awarded on the 155-kilometre Woolgoolga to Ballina section of the Pacific Highway upgrade, following the awarding of the contract between Iluka Road and Devils Pulpit.
The NSW Government is exploring the possibilities of autonomous trucks, with freight movements expected to double across metropolitan areas and by up to 25 per cent in the bush by 2056, according to a report from the ABC.
The New South Wales Government is moving ahead with planning and development for the proposed four-kilometre underground tunnel connection in Sydney’s south.
Roads and Maritime Services is seeking tenders from shortlisted construction companies to upgrade the motorway at the Weakleys Drive and John Renshaw Drive intersection at Beresfield in NSW.
NSW minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight, Melinda Pavey, has thrown her support behind proposed interstate changes to the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator’s Chain of Responsibility.
The NSW government has passed legislation to allow the trial of automated vehicles, following driverless innovation in Adelaide and Melbourne.