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New overtaking lanes opened on Great Eastern Highway

The Western Australian Government has completed works on 15 new overtaking lanes on Great Eastern Highway in the Goldfields region.


New Upper Warrell Creek Bridge nearing completion

The final 20 girders needed to build the Warrell Creek bridge are now being put in place, bringing completion of the $380 million upgrade of the Warrell Creek to Nambucca Heads section of the Pacific Highway one step closer.


Mordialloc Bypass geotech works begin

The Andrews Labor Government has announced that important geotechnical investigations will start shortly within the Waterways estate wetlands to enable the project to progress to its next stage.


$13.6 million to fix 50 road 'black spots' in Victoria

Fifty dangerous sections of road in Victoria will be upgraded to improve safety for drivers, pedestrians and cyclists under a $13.6 million investment in the state's roads under the Coalition Government's Black Spots Programme.


Gawler East Link Road approved

A new road linking Main North Road to residential developments east of Gawler has been given the green light, paving the way for jobs and further investment in Adelaide’s north.


Bluewater Leisure Centre officially opened

The community of Colac has celebrated the official opening of the Bluewater Leisure Centre which will aim to provide modern health and recreation facilities set to invigorate active lifestyles in the region.


$13.6 million to fix 50 road 'black spots' in Victoria

Fifty dangerous sections of road in Victoria will be upgraded to improve safety for drivers, pedestrians and cyclists under a $13.6 million investment in the state's roads under the Coalition Government's Black Spots Programme.


14 level crossings to be upgraded across SA

Five metropolitan railway pedestrian crossings and nine rural road level crossings will be upgraded as part of an initial $12 million investment in the State Government’s Railway Crossing Safety Strategy.


Improvements to be made to mining rehabilitation in Queensland

The Palaszczuk Government will be ensuring that sizable mines across the state are properly rehabilitated, protecting the environment and creating more jobs in the resource services industry.


Queensland Rail upgrades to begin later this year

Nearly $6 million will be invested to upgrade stations across the south-east Queensland rail network by the State Government as part of its plan to fix the trains and improve the Queensland Rail network.


Metro Tunnel Works Ramp Up On St Kilda Road

Work on new tracks that will carry trams around the massive Domain construction site will ramp up next month as part of the Andrews Labor Government $11 billion Metro Tunnel Project.


$109 Million Aquatic and Recreation Centre Opens in Cockburn

The new $109 million Aquatic and Recreation Centre, known as Cockburn ARC, has been officially opened, with the State Government expecting the facility to pay social and economic dividends for the region.


Works Start on Caloundra to Sunshine Motorway Upgrade

Major construction has officially commenced on the $929.3 million Bruce Highway Upgrade—Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway project, which will increase safety and ease congestion for around 40,000 motorists who use the route daily.


Contract awarded for Bruce Highway water mains relocation project

Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Darren Chester has revealed that Vassallo Constructions Pty Ltd has been awarded the contract to undertake works to relocate water mains for the Bruce Highway to Mackay Ring Road Stage 1 Project.


New Burnett River Bridge to open shortly

Works to replace the Burnett River Bridge on Monto–Mount Perry Road which created 36 jobs have been completed with the new bridge opening to traffic tomorrow.


New natural play spaces under construction

Work has started on two new natural play spaces in Tuggeranong Town Park and Finn Street in O’Connor, with a third to get underway in coming weeks at Telopea Park in Barton.


$4.2 million road works to begin across Adelaide's west and south

More than 2km of Frederick Road between Old Port Road and West Lakes Boulevard will be upgraded as part of $4.2m of works starting this week.


Yeppoon's Lagoon Precinct works begin

Works have begun on the Lagoon Precinct in Yeppoon as part of the $53 million Foreshore and Town Centre Revitalisation project.


Calder Highway upgrade to see new overtaking lanes created

The Australian Government will help build a better, safer Calder highway with a $10 million investment in new overtaking lanes and upgraded and new rest areas.


Demolition works begin in Arden to enable Metro Tunnel construction

Major works in Arden are underway with construction crews today knocking over an old refuelling shed – the first of dozens of buildings that will be demolished to make way for the Metro Tunnel and five new underground stations.


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Trowel Choice - The Direct Influence It Can Have On Your Project

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Hardscaping Parched Property The Easy Way

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WA Wins in Federal Budget

Western Australia’s Metronet project has received an investment of $1.8 billion from the Federal Budget among a range of infrastructure projects, creating more jobs in the rail and road sectors.

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Inland Rail To Be Profiled at the Queensland Transport Infrastructure Conference

The Federal Budget has injected funds into the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail Link, with a promise of $8.4 billion to go towards the project.

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How to fix potholes fast before winter causes more damage

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Banshee Flasher/Siren for Fire and Security Application

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ULTIMA Connect™ Surpassing All Expectations

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