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Regional Roads Productivity Package - Roper Highway

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2016 - Late 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$46,351,698
Australian Government Contribution:$38,706,583
State:NT

Project Description

The project constructed two new high level bridges over the Roper and Wilton rivers and approximately 7 kilometres of bridge approach works.

Benefits

The project has improved flood immunity, safety and reliability, increased the efficiency of freight movements, and improved the productivity of freight corridors.

Funding

The Australian Government contributed $38.7 million towards this project.

Timetable

Construction commenced in April 2016 and concluded in December 2017.

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Project details last updated: 12/08/2020