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Border Road, Applethorpe - 050418-13QLD-RTR

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Funding Programme:Roads to Recovery Programme
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Feb 2014 - Apr 2014
Australian Government Contribution:$39,632
Local Council/Shire:Southern Downs Regional Council
State:QLD

Project Description

Failed pavement at this location due to seepage of water across this section of the road. Suitable subgrade (natural soil beneath the road) treatment such as drainage blanket (rubble layer together with geofabrics at the bottom of the pavement) is proposed to overcome this issue.

Remove soft area of subgrade material, lay rubble layer, lay new gravel and two coats of bitumen sealing.

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Project details last updated: 10/08/2014