Roads

Roads projects

Project Description Status
Urraween Rd / Nissen St / Madsen Rd intersection upgrades

- Four-laning Urraween Rd for approximately 800m
- Relocate intersection of Madsen Rd and Urraween Rd and install traffic signals
- Installation of traffic signals at Nissen/ Urraween intersection
- Contract awarded to Sunstate Group Qld

Under Construction

Estimated completion - July 2014
Urangan Pier Restoration Stage 2

- Replacement of the existing timber piles with steel piles
- Installation of cathodic protection system & associated refurbishment works
- Contract awarded to Sydney Marina Contracting
- Temporary walkway is in place to maintain pedestrian access to the outer end of the pier

 

Restoration works are underway

Works to continue over a 3 year period

Urraween Road Extension & Kawungan Distributor

- Construction of four roundabouts & one signalised intersection
- Construction of four lanes on Urraween Road
- Construction of two lanes for Kawungan Distributor
- Contract awarded to Sunstate Group QLD

Construction underway

Estimated completion - May 2014

Esplanade Precinct Works Scarness

- Traffic calming installation
- Street enhancement
- Installation of banner poles

Final stages of Construction
Carpark construction at corner of Nissen St and Urraween Rd - Construction of 118 space carpark
- Contract awarded to QCivil

Construction is underway

Completion of this project will be in conjuction with Urraween Nissen Madsen contract finalisation

Footpath replacement - At various locations Under Construction
Torquay Precinct

- Traffic calming installation
- Installation of banner poles
- Street Enhancement

Final stages of completion 
Pialba Precinct - Traffic calming installation
- Street enhancement
Due to commence in October
Bitumen reseal program - At various locations Construction is underway
Urraween Distributor Signals
(Stirling Drive)
- Installation of traffic signals at Urraween Distributor Main Street Intersection
- Contract awarded to Allen Gillespie Electrical Pty Ltd
 
The installation of traffic signals at this location is complete. 
Beach Road Roundabout
- This forms part of the Pialba Precinct upgrade
- Work includes new kerb to roundabout, landscaping of centre island, installation of new kerb ramp to concrete footpath
- Contract awarded to Lanson Civil Pty Ltd
 
Work has commenced on this project and is nearing completion
Tooth Street Martin Street Roundabout - Installation of a new roundabout and associated roadworks  Contract has been awarded to Lanson Civil, work has commenced with completion scheduled for mid June 2014
O'Regan Creek Road Culvert Upgrade
- Installation of box culverts to improve cross drainage
- Contract awarded to Jac Civil Pty Ltd
 
Works are in progress
Pialba – Burrum Heads Road (Noble Lakes) – footpath
- Construct footpath on Pialba Burrum Heads Road to provide connection between Noble Lakes/Augustus to Eli Waters Shopping Centre
- Contract awarded to Lanson Civil Pty Ltd
 
Nearing completion
Cooloola Coast, Maryborough / Biggenden, Mungar, Bauple Woolooga Rd Road  Maintenance Performance Contract Ongoing
Van Hensbroek Road TIDS funded pavement construction and bitumen seal 90% complete
Deephouse Road TIDS funded pavement construction and bitumen seal 90% complete
Cheapside Street Road pavement construction and bitumen seal Works in progress
Wolseley Street  Drainage and road pavement construction and bitumen seal  Works in progress
Wilson Street Kerb and channel replacement and pavement construction Works in progress
Beaver Rock Road Road pavement and bitumen seal Works in progress
Gigoomgan Road Road pavement and bitumen seal Works in progress
Yerra Road R2R funded earthworks, drainage, pavement and bitumen seal Works in progress
Queens Park Stage 1  Drainage improvements through Queens Park 90% complete
Queens Park Stage 2 Drainage improvements – Sussex Street 90% complete
Poona Road Betterment project – installation of concrete floodway 90% Complete
Cherry Tree Road Betterment project – installation of concrete floodway Works in progress
Inooroolabah Road bridge  Timber bridge rehabilitation 80% Complete

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