|Funding Program:||National Highway Upgrade Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2016 - Late 2018
|Estimated Project Cost:||$24,860,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$19,890,000
|Local Council/Shire:||District Council of Loxton Waikerie,Mid Murray Council
|Corridor:||Sydney - Adelaide
The program of works for this project comprises bridge widening, strengthening, and barrier upgrades; intersection upgrades; new and extended overtaking lanes; and shoulder sealing, at multiple locations on the Sturt Highway in eastern South Australia, from Nuriootpa to the Victorian border.
The project is aimed at removing impediments to the introduction of higher productivity freight vehicles, including Road Trains, on the Sturt Highway in South Australia.
The Australian Government has committed $19.89 million to this $24.86 million project.
Construction commenced June 2016 and is expected to be completed in late 2018.
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Project details last updated: 20/02/2018