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.
Bentley Systems’ new OpenRoads CONNECT Edition is providing engineers with a comprehensive modelling environment to help accelerate road project delivery, unifying design and construction processes from concept to completion.
A new national scheme is under development to ensure the people who design, install, and maintain road safety barriers on Australia’s and New Zealand’s road network are appropriately trained.
New products in Lidar sensor technology from SICK are giving road infrastructure asset managers the ability to classify vehicles on the network and a wider solution to managing road traffic and safety.
Electric vehicle charging stations have been installed at Townsville and Carmila, creating an 'electric super highway' between Coolangatta and Cairns in Queensland.
Detailed design works for the project will begin immediately, following the Australian and South Australian governments’ announcement of the successful contractor.