The new report addresses concerns with finite resources and provides the basis for the use of marginal and non-standard materials in sealed roads and considers the factors affecting performance.
Major construction for Victoria’s Drysdale Bypass is on track to begin in September, following the award of an early works contract on the $117 million project.
The Australian Road Research Board (ARRB) has released the shortlist of award nominees for its upcoming Gala Dinner and Awards Night, which recognises research excellence across the road sector.
The Queensland Government has awarded the design contract for the ‘congestion-busting’ road upgrade in Brisbane’s west.
With research suggesting the global explosion of new road infrastructure is rife with economic, social and environmental dangers, Professor Bill Laurance from James Cook University says smarter infrastructure planning has a vital role to play.