NSW’s traffic flow modelling for transport infrastructure planning has not been updated since the 1950s and is flawed, according to a leading traffic expert at the University of Sydney Business School.
The NSW government has announced the Sydney Northwest rail project is $500 million under budget, with track laying to be completed in the first half of 2019.
The Federal Government has awarded the $6 million feasibility design contract for Inland Rail between Illabo and Stockinbingal in New South Wales.
Construction of the New England Bypass at Scone is expected to start mid-2018 following the contract awarded to deliver the project.
Works have begun on two major upgrades on the M1 Pacific Motorway at Beresfield and between the Kairong and Somersby interchanges.