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Shift workers sought for new study

The human body clock is designed to be awake/ work during the day and sleep during the night. Shift work is therefore ‘at odds’ with our body clocks, resulting in increased fatigue, poor sleep and wellbeing and increased risks of …

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Albany Ring Road hits key milestone

The largest infrastructure project ever undertaken in Western Australia’s Great Southern region has reached a major milestone, with construction of the grade-separated interchange at Menang Drive and Albany Highway completed and the road ramps and bridge now open to traffic. …

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Cross River Rail station box breaks record

Brisbane’s CBD is on track to get its first new train station in over a century, with excavation works now completed for the new underground station on Albert Street being delivered as part of Cross River Rail. The new station …

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Fulton Hogan wins Newell upgrade contract

Fulton Hogan has won a key contract to deliver the largest-ever heavy duty pavement upgrade of the Newell Highway. The four priority sections of the highway are between Narrabri and Moree and comprise 27.3 kilometres in total. Construction work is …

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Freeway study to prepare for NT growth

RA member SMEC has been selected by the Northern Territory Government to undertake the planning study and develop a concept design for the proposed Weddell Freeway. The proposed freeway is intended to accommodate future population growth in the NT, providing …

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GHD-Arcadis JV secures congestion contract

A joint venture between RA members GHD and Arcadis will deliver Phase 2 of the Easing Sydney’s Congestion (ESC) program over the next five years. Transport for NSW (TfNSW) has awarded a contract to the joint venture which will see …

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Georgiou to deliver Breakfast Creek Bridge

RA member Georgiou will deliver Brisbane’s new Breakfast Creek Green Bridge in a joint venture with Brady Marine and Civil, after being awarded a $38 million contract by Brisbane City Council. The project will provide a new 80 metre arch …

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Safety boost as Hallam Road level crossing goes

Victoria’s Level Crossing Removal Project marked the removal of its 59th crossing this week with the completion of works delivered by RA members Laing O’Rourke and Jacobs. A new 394-metre rail bridge has now been completed at the site, enabling …

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