Tunnel boring machines on the way for West Gate Tunnel

Tunnel boring machines on the way for West Gate Tunnel

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//January 12, 2018

Two tunnel boring machines – 90 metres long, 15.6 metres in diameter and weighing 4000 tonnes each, have been selected to build Melbourne’s $6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel.

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CPB Contractors wins $312M Metro Tunnel Rail works, $6B tunnels and stations contract finalised

CPB Contractors wins $312M Metro Tunnel Rail works, $6B tunnels and stations contract finalised

Posted in Civil Works, Latest News, Project Report, Traffic Management and Safety//December 18, 2017

CPB Contractors, as part of the Rail Systems Alliance (RSA), has been awarded works by the Victorian Government in support of the $11 billion Metro Tunnel Project, with the $6 billion tunnels and stations contract also finalised this week.

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Contract signed on West Gate Tunnel, construction to begin in Jan

Contract signed on West Gate Tunnel, construction to begin in Jan

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//December 12, 2017

The successful contractor will commence construction on the project next month, now expected to cost $6.7 billion – about $1.2 billion above its original estimated cost, with the Victorian Government finalising contracts on the project this week.

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New report raises concerns about West Gate Tunnel

New report raises concerns about West Gate Tunnel

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//December 08, 2017

The West Gate Tunnel Project could worsen Melbourne’s traffic congestion, increase car dependency and should be rolled back, according to a new report from leading planning academics. 

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Tunnel boring machines sought for $11B Metro Tunnel works

Tunnel boring machines sought for $11B Metro Tunnel works

Posted in Latest News, Project Report//November 03, 2017

An international search is under way for a supplier to build the four Tunnel boring machines (TBMs) required to build Melbourne’s $11 billion Metro Tunnel.

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Information sessions for West Gate Tunnel project

Information sessions for West Gate Tunnel project

Posted in Events, Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//November 01, 2017

Information sessions for businesses that will supply and materials and services for the project have commenced in Melbourne this week, before moving to regional Victoria.

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