With the introduction of an internationally-aligned benchmarking tool, Australian road owners and authorities can now be confident that the asphalt products they use are as sustainable as they claim to be.
The Australian Government is getting on with the job of supporting major Northern Territory road investments, with funding approved for six upgrades between the Northern Australia Roads Program and Beef Roads Program over recent months.
The Plenty Highway Upgrading project, which includes 20 kilometres of sealing and flood resilience works in the Northern Territory, is moving ahead following the awarding of the works contract.
The NT Government has awarded a $7.4 million tender for the construction of a stormwater detention basin as part of flood mitigation measures for Rapid Creek.
The Federal Government has announced $24.5 billion in new funding for infrastructure projects and initiatives in its 2018-19 Budget. Read our breakdown of the infrastructure spend and commentary from industry.