Morrison Defends Qld Rail Assessment
Federal treasurer Scott Morrison has defended Infrastructure Australia's critical assessment of the Palaszczuk government's Cross River Rail project and refused to make a funding commitment.
Qld Govt Rejects Cross River Rail Report
The Queensland government has has criticised Infrastructure Australia after it issued what the state says is an error-riddled evaluation of the Cross River Rail project.
Sydney Harbour Bridge Toll Rise flagged
The NSW government says it's yet to make a decision on whether to introduce a toll in both directions on the Sydney Harbour Bridge and linking...
WA Gov’t Regrets Malaysia-built Perth Bridge
A widely applauded serpentine design for a footbridge over Perth's Swan River would not have been chosen if the state government knew it had to be...
Design Failure Caused SA Bridge Closure
Design failures are to blame for an overpass across one of Adelaide's busiest roads shifting, causing safety concerns that closed the road for five days.
Hummingbird ‘Grinds Bridge Construction to a Halt’
A tiny unborn hummingbird is getting in the way of a big bridge project near San Francisco.
Safety Codes Can Lead to Over-building, Higher Building Costs
A UBC researcher says bridges built to meet current Canadian safety codes are being ‘overbuilt’ and may still suffer extensive damages after a major earthquake.
Concrete Lessons from the Bridge Experience
Queensland's first State Infrastructure Plan will see a $300 million investment in critical road and rail upgrades.
Coroner Calls for Changes to Hobart’s Tasman Bridge
The Tasmanian government needs to spend between $8 million and $76 million to make Hobart's Tasman Bridge suicide-proof, a coroner says.
Inquiry backs Windsor Bridge Preservation
The NSW government's plan to knock down and replace a 144-year-old bridge in Sydney's northwest will go ahead despite a parliamentary inquiry recommending the bridge be...
Testing Begins on Perth Stadium Footbridge
Testing will soon begin on a footbridge linking Perth's CBD with the new Optus Stadium ahead of its public opening in two weeks.
Cracks Reported in US Bridge Before Fall
Engineers and state and university officials met hours before a newly built pedestrian bridge collapsed, killing six people, but concluded that a crack in the structure...
Pieces for New Perth Stadium Bridge Finally Arrive
While Perth's new $1.6 billion stadium will make its debut before a sell-out 55,000 one-day cricket crowd this Sunday, the footbridge that will play a crucial...
No Fix for WA Bridge Hit by 'Stupidity'
No fix appears on the horizon for a notorious Perth rail bridge that 13 trucks have hit or been trapped under in the past year, with...