Around $30 million worth of feasibility and detailed design contracts have been awarded in four sections of the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail project across New South Wales and Victoria.
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.
A Melbourne manufacturer has been awarded $8 million worth of contracts by Downer to supply and install more than 8000 LED road lights to Victorian roads, accompanied by a new central management system.
An expo-style road show will visit a number of New South Wales communities next week to encourage Aboriginal participation in the 155km Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade.
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.