Australia Lagging on Infrastructure Reform
When you are handed a to-do list which is 78 items long, you are going to be busy.
Road Pavement Treatments Put to the Test
Locals in the Melbourne outer south-western suburb of Werribee describe the Ballan Road as a 'death trap.'
Australia Undergoing a Massive Road and Rail Boom
Before the 2013 federal election, then opposition leader Tony Abbott promised to be an ‘infrastructure Prime Minister.’
Learning from the UK on Roads Information Management
Several years ago, three workers in the United Kingdom went out onto a road late at night to conduct a survey to find out where the...
Melbourne Set to Remain a Car Dominated City
Melbourne is set to remain a car dominated city with driving set to account for more than seven in 10 trips still to take place in...
Living Near Major Roads Can Give You Asthma
Middle aged Australians who live near major roads are more likely than others to suffer from asthma, a study has found.
Different Growth Strategies Needed for Melbourene
You know a local area is struggling with population growth when it talks about stuffing kindergarten children in portables.
Melbourne Traffic Slowing Firefighters
Traffic congestion across Melbourne's sprawling urban fringe is making it harder for firefighters to get to jobs in time, new data shows.
Road Safety: Let’s Get Tough and Get Training
Each year worldwide, nearly 1.3 million people die as a result of a road traffic crash. That, on average, is 3,287 deaths a day. In simpler...
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.
Big-spending Victoria Government Unveils Budget
Booming population and jobs growth is fuelling significant infrastructure spending in the Victorian budget, which will also deliver a $1.4 billion surplus.
SA: No Comment on SA Plan for Electric Cars
British billionaire Sanjeev Gupta is seeking to buy some of Holden's assets at its shuttered Adelaide factory with a view to building electric cars on the...
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.