The Australian and New South Wales Governments are calling for tenders to upgrade the highway between Mungle Back Creek and Boggabilla, north of Moree, following the approval of federal funding.
The Australian Government has appointed the Chief Executive Officer for the agency, which was established at the time of the 2017-18 Budget to drive more private sector involvement in infrastructure development.
Road Freight NSW has called for the NSW Government's new free registration for toll road users to be extended to heavy vehicle users 'for the sake of equitable coverage'.
Construction has begun on the new road project in Queanbeyan, New South Wales, which will allow drivers to avoid up to 19 intersections and three sets of traffic lights.
A leading researcher from the University of Sydney Business School suggests governments are well placed to recover transport infrastructure costs by asking homeowners and businesses that benefit financially from the developments to share this benefit.
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.