The Australian Road Research Board’s International Conference brought industry leaders together to drive positive change and growth in Australia’s transport sector. The event also signified a fresh direction for the research organisation.
Member for Upper Hunter Michael Johnsen announced that tenders have been invited to build new overtaking lanes at Ogilvies Hill and Winery Hill, as part of a $133 million package of works.
The two businesses have definitively agreed for the rail investor to acquire 100% of the issued share capital of Global Infrastructure Group.
Tip truck owner-drivers working on new government contracts will receive mandatory minimum pay rates due to new laws introduced in Victoria.
A new 650-metre long access jetty and 350-metre long wharf has been constructed by construction company McConnel Dowell for mining company Rio Tinto’s $2.6 billion Amrun bauxite development on the Cape York Peninsula in Far North Queensland.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has commenced consultation on a proposed undertaking offered by Transurban, the lead member of the Sydney Transport Partners consortium proposing to acquire the majority interest in the WestConnex motorway.