The government has announced the preferred tenderer for the $1.6 billion Toowoomba Second Range Crossing in the south of Queensland.

Minister for infrastructure and regional development Warren Truss said that Nexus Infrastructure has been selected as the preferred tenderer for the transportation megaproject that will create a second highway across the Great Dividing Range. Key features of Nexus Infrastructure’s proposed design for the project include a 30 metre cutting at the…