Tunnel boring machine ‘Sandy’ has commenced its underground journey from Forrestfield for the major Perth METRONET project, following the launch of the TBM ‘Grace’ in July.
The major Western Australian project has been recognised with two major awards at 2017 Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia awards, held in Melbourne this October.
The Western Australian Government will upgrade the intersection between North West Coastal Highway and Hosken Street to accommodate for heavy and oversized vehicles.
Nearly 200 local workers are now working on the bridge, after the previous subcontract with an international firm to fabricate the bridge components was terminated.
The Federal and Western Australian Governments have announced the successful projects to receive funding under the $55.25 million Regional Road Safety package.