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We can’t build our way out of traffic congestion
Infrastructure
Wednesday August 19 2020

We can’t build our way out of traffic congestion

Almost all new highway and road widening projects are ‘sold’ to the public as a means of reducing, or ‘busting’, traffic congestion. In reality, new or...

Engineers Slam Victorian Transport Department
Infrastructure
Wednesday July 29 2020

Engineers Slam Victorian Transport Department

Engineers in Victoria’s public service have slammed the state’s transport department, claiming that a merger of VicRoads into the Department of Transport last year has been...

Behaviour Change. If we are compelled
Urban Planning
Monday May 25 2020

Behaviour Change. If we are compelled

People hate change.

Opportunities for low emissions technology
Energy
Thursday May 21 2020

Opportunities for low emissions technology

THE PATH AHEAD FOR LOW EMISSIONS TECHNOLOGY

We Won’t Sacrifice our Cars.
Infrastructure
Tuesday February 25 2020

We Won’t Sacrifice our Cars.

“Posh people won’t change. They’ve got too much skin in the game. They don’t understand that you have to sacrifice”.

Billions wasted on infrastructure: report
Civil
Monday September 23 2019

Billions wasted on infrastructure: report

Poor management by Australian governments has seen billions of dollar wasted on infrastructure over the past decade, and a new report warns another $5 billion is...

Is Connection the Opposite of Car Addiction?
Urban Planning
Tuesday July 30 2019

Is Connection the Opposite of Car Addiction?

Australians, New Zealanders, Americans and the British love their cars.

Australia Must Prepare for a Transport Revolution
Infrastructure
Tuesday May 14 2019

Australia Must Prepare for a Transport Revolution

“Cleaner cars and transport aren’t just good for the environment – they are cheaper to run”.

Want More People to Ride? First, Let’s Understand the Process of Change.
Urban Planning
Monday April 8 2019

Want More People to Ride? First, Let’s Understand the Process of Change.

Almost every Government and Council has a vision, or plan, to get more people cycling for transport and leisure.

Infrastructure
21 Mar, 2019
Government Plan Off the Rails: Labor

Labor says Australia needs "genuine" high-speed rail project to link big cities with regional centres.

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Infrastructure
13 Mar, 2019
Melbourne Airport Rail Link Inches Closer

A long-awaited rail link to Melbourne airport edging closer to reality, with the prime minister and Victorian premier pledging a combined $10 billion in funding.

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Infrastructure
27 Sep, 2018
Driverless Bus Ready for Public Trial

Visitors at Sydney's Olympic Park will get a taste of future travel with the state's first public trial of a driverless shuttle bus.

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Infrastructure
18 Sep, 2018
Melbourne Airport Proposes $15b Rail Link

High-speed trains would get travellers from Melbourne's CBD to the airport in just 20 minutes through a seven kilometre subway under a proposal backed by a...

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Civil
6 Sep, 2018
Malcolm Turnbull's $7.6b Roads Sweetener

Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull's $7.6 billion road and rail election sweeteners have been revealed in a leaked list.

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Infrastructure
31 Aug, 2018
Vic Govt Pledges Underground Rail Loop

Victorians will have to wait decades to see the fruits of Labor's $50 billion election pledge for an underground rail loop.

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Civil
22 Aug, 2018
Vic Govt Told to Cough up for Princes Hwy

Commonwealth funds committed to the final stage of the Princes Highway duplication are a "far cry" from what's actually needed to finish the job, the Victorian...

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Infrastructure
31 Jul, 2018
SA Govt Committed to Right-hand Tram Turn

The South Australian government remains committed to adding a right-hand turn to a controversial new tram line at a major Adelaide intersection despite growing concerns over...

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Infrastructure
24 Jul, 2018
More Delays for Adelaide Tram Extension

Adelaide's problem-plagued North Terrace tram extension has hit another delay after signalling issues were identified and driver training suspended.

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