Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Thomas Street, Broken Hill - 048614-12NSW-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Apr 2013 - May 2014
Australian Government Contribution:$130,082
Local Council/Shire:Council of the City of Broken Hill

Project Description

Rehabilitate road pavement to manage water table causeing failed road subbase due to excesive water. Water table has risen in the area and the ground water has had an adverse affect on the integrity of the sub base and wearing surface. (Stage 2)

Extensive heavy patching, crack sealing and sub base rejuvination over 6146m2 of pavement. Installation of concrete surface dishes and sub soil drains to direct stormwater flows away from site. Extensive rehabilitation to be carried out useing stabilisation techneques and concrete wearing pavement in worst affected areas.

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Project details last updated: 10/07/2014