The construction and installation of Perth’s first Smart Freeway, that will save Kwinana Freeway’s morning peak commuters up to ten minutes, is a step closer.
“The fact that economic growth is now at its weakest in a decade makes the task of actioning new infrastructure projects all the more urgent,” Shane Garrett, Chief Economist of Master Builders Australia said.
The results of the latest Master Builders Australia’s National Survey of Building & Construction show that Australia’s builders are feeling the chill from the weaker conditions now facing the industry,” commented MBA Chief Economist Shane Garrett.
Two key components of the wider upgrade of Great Northern Highway reached a major milestone following the official opening of the Miling Bypass and Pithara sections.
After three years of work, The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and Resilient Melbourne are proud to mark World Environment Day 2019 by announcing a new metropolitan wide urban forest strategy for Melbourne called Living Melbourne: our metropolitan urban forest. The strategy is a first for Australia (and one of the first in the world) in its […]
Work has now started to upgrade Perth’s last remaining section of high-speed single lane highway to dual carriageway in Perth’s north-eastern suburbs.
“Official figures for the first quarter of 2019 show that construction activity across Australia dropped by 1.9% compared with the end of 2018 – but there were signs of growth in some important areas,” Shane Garrett, Master Builders Australia’s Chief Economist said.
The WA Government is calling for expressions of interest to join the Infrastructure WA board, to provide independent advice to Government on the State’s long-term, job-creating infrastructure priorities.
The WA Government’s third State Budget provides $4.2 billion in total for road infrastructure and maintenance initiatives to reduce traffic congestion, improve safety and create jobs.
More than $2 billion will be invested on building, upgrading and maintaining regional roads in the WA Government’s 2019-20 State Budget.