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Saltwater River Bridge Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2017 - Mid 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$200,000
Australian Government Contribution:$100,000
Local Council/Shire:Tasman Council
State:TAS

Project Description

Replace the existing Saltwater River timber bridge with a new single lane bridge deck and guard rails, using the existing concrete abutments.

Benefits

The benefits of this project will be improved safety, increased load capacity for the new bridge, improved freight efficiency and reduced maintenance costs.

Funding

The estimated cost of the project is $200,000. The Australian Government is contributing $100,000 and the Tasman Council $100,000.

Timetable

Construction commenced in April 2017 and was completed in July 2017.

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Project details last updated: 1/08/2017