Tenders for more than $3 million in road safety improvement works in the Barkly region of the Northern Territory have been advertised.
They include –
Ranken Rd – Construction of concrete floodways on two sections of the road to provide improved access during the wet season;
Ranken Rd – Raising the level of the road in various low sections that are subject to flooding;
Calvert Rd – Widen a 35km narrow section of the road to improve road safety, particularly for road trains and heavy vehicles;
Murray Downs Rd – Raising the level of the road in various low sections that are subject to flooding.
Tenders for each of the projects will close in the next fortnight.
When contracts have been awarded for each project work is expected to commence by July 2016, and be completed prior to the wet season.
Go to https://tendersonline.nt.gov.au/Tender/Details?id=3711 for details.