Tagged: Victoria

RA members at core of Melbourne Airport Rail delivery

Two recent announcements confirm that RA members are at the core of driving another major transport infrastructure project in Victoria, the much-anticipated Melbourne Airport Rail. Rail Projects Victoria has appointed Laing O’Rourke to commence utility relocation works as part of …

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TransportCamp showcases innovation

After a COVID-enforced hiatus, Victoria’s annual TransportCamp went ahead last Friday at the Melbourne Town Hall, part sponsored by RA member Stantec. The day provided a great opportunity to learn about the issues of interest for a wide range of …

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Enhanced night-time safety key to boosting use of buses

Concerns about passenger safety at night is the leading factor shaping people’s perception of buses in Australia’s largest urban centres according to world first research commissioned by Roads Australia (RA), with support from Aurecon. The report, Investigating the Social Licence …

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Victoria’s LXRP removes 66th crossing

Victoria’s Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP) has successfully removed its 66th level crossing, with the new underpass at Robinsons Road, Deer Park opening months earlier than originally scheduled. A 10-day road closure enabled crews to expedite the schedule of works, …

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Three teams shortlisted for SRL contracts

Three teams have been shortlisted for two tunnelling contracts available for the first stage of Victoria’s Suburban Rail Loop project – SRL East. This first stage will deliver 26km of twin tunnels and 6 new underground stations between Cheltenham and …

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ecologiQ puts circular economy front and centre

This week’s ecologiQ Greener Infrastructure Conference in Melbourne has put the spotlight on the enormous economic and sustainability opportunities available to our sector through the embrace of circular economy principles. Presented by the Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA), the event …

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Digital Twin Victoria goes live

The Victorian Government has launched its new platform providing a digital replica of the state that will help industry to plan and build infrastructure projects more efficiently. Digital Twin Victoria (DTV) brings together masses of 2D, 3D and live data …

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