Bad Victoria Intersections Could be Replaced
Melbourne's worst traffic intersections will be ripped up and replaced with "closed diamond" underpasses if the coalition opposition wins the next state election.
The End of Car Ownership: Are Planners and Engineers Ready?
In the last 10 years, we’ve seen changes in the way that people and freight are moved. From autonomous and electric cars, to drones and block...
Australia Not Investing Enough on Freight Infrastructure
As Australia undergoes record investment in roads and passenger rail, state and Commonwealth ministers have lined up to cut the ribbon on ‘congestion busting’ developments.
Australia Road Crashes Costing $30b a Year
The federal government is being urged to do more to reduce the number of road crashes in Australia after a new report found they are costing...
Australia Must Protect Road and Rail Corridors
Australia must move now to protect critical infrastructure corridors in order to save billions of dollars in costs for critical infrastructure projects, the nation’s infrastructure advisory...
Engineering Construction Work Falls 18.1 percent
The downturn in civil construction throughout Australia is deepening as the benefit of a road building boom has failed thus far to offset the massive pull-back...
Living Lab: Road Sensors to Revolutionise Transport User Experience
Drive down Melbourne’s Eastern Freeway on a busy morning and overhead signs tell you how heavy the traffic is, whether or not there are delays and...
New Projects Burst Onto Nation’s Infrastructure Priority List
The relocation of the University of Tasmania’s Stem Sell Facilities to the CBD, the Northern Road Upgrade in the Western Sydney Corridor and upgrades to several...
Sinkhole Opens on Sydney’s Millionaires’ Row
A sinkhole the size of a backyard swimming pool has opened up in Sydney's exclusive eastern suburbs, blocking traffic, cutting power and interrupting personal training sessions.
Transurban Finalises $9.3b WestConnex Deal
Transurban has finalised its purchase of a 51 per cent stake in Sydney's Westconnex motorway.
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...
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...
Victoria 'short-changed' on Road, Rail Funding
Victoria is being short-changed when it comes to federal infrastructure funding because most of the Turnbull government's pledged $7.8 billion won't flow through for at least...
Victoria Developers Charged for Blocking Roads
Developers who block arterial roads in inner Melbourne will be charged thousands of dollars under a new trial starting on Friday.
Melbourne Suburban Roads get $2.2b Revamp
Melbourne's suburban roads will have 550km of extra road built as part of a $2.2 billion state government plan to bust congestion.
New Freeway for Melbourne's Southeast
A planned bypass in Melbourne's southeast is set to become a four-lane freeway under a $75 million cash injection in the upcoming state budget.
Dumped Melbourne Road Re-appears on Radar
The East West Link, a toll road controversially dumped by the Victorian government at a cost of $1.2 billion, has re-emerged in a list of possible...
Queensland Receives Scathing Roads Report
The Queensland government will have a "close look" at a scathing report that found the state-controlled road network was deteriorating and being underfunded.