Work is now underway on an Australian-first engineering solution for the Bruce Highway Upgrade between Caloundra Road and the Sunshine Motorway. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack said the first of 36 concrete bridge piles were recently completed for the nation’s first Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI). “Around Australia the Liberal […]
Bruce Highway Upgrade
LEND Lease Engineering has secured the third and final contract for works to complete the Bruce Highway’s $590 million Cooroy to Curra Section A upgrade. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss was on-site today to announce the awarding of the contract for the project. “Lend Lease Engineering is already […]
Member for Fisher Mal Brough was delighted to turn the first sod of the major new Bruce Highway interchange today to replace the Roys Road and Bells Creek Road intersections at Beerwah. “This delivers the first instalment of the Coalition’s election commitment to the Sunshine Coast section of the Bruce Highway,” he said. The $80.7 […]
The Speaker of the House of Representatives and Member for Fisher Peter Slipper is continuing his quest to ensure the expansion of the Bruce Highway to six lanes is top priority for government.
Government plans to upgrade the Bruce Highway, Caloundra Road interchange and Sunshine Motorway interchange have been met with widespread criticism from local residents and business owners.
Ensuring the concerns over the proposed Bruce Highway Draft Plan are heard, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Member for Fisher Peter Slipper will meet with Minister for Main Roads, Fisheries and Marine Infrastructure Craig Wallace in Brisbane this Friday 10 February.
Local residents and business owners braved the wet weather and forewent their Sunday evening to attend the second forum on the planned upgrade of the Bruce Highway.