The civil engineering design contract for the $2.6 billion Sydney Gateway Motorway project has been awarded to a joint venture.
A new overtaking lane on the Newell Highway, six kilometres south of Tocumwal, has been constructed with a team comprised of one third locals.
A consortium has been announced to construct the $852 million, 27 kilometre Bunbury Outer Ring Road, with a target of $300 million to be spent locally.
The contract has been awarded for the $230 million Townsville Ring Road Stage Five project as the $1.5 billion project pipeline for North Queensland.
Works have begun on stage three of the Cairns Southern Access Corridor project which will see the Bruce Highway upgraded between Edmonton and Gordonvale.