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

Airstrip Road, Georgetown (Rural Road) - 057862-15QLD-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Feb 2016 - Jul 2016
Australian Government Contribution:$382,067
Local Council/Shire:Etheridge Shire Council

Project Description

extensively deteriorated bituminous surface, poor drainage, extensively damaged culvert and Reinforced Concrete slab. This road is used by the community and Royal Flying Doctor Services to access the airport. it will also meet the future demands by a demographic changes that may increase the population and associated demands

With the road - removal of unsuitable material then forming and stabilising the road surface with imported gravel and providing a bituminous seal. road width is 6.0 metres Culvert Crossing - removal of existing damaged sections of the structure and replacing with new precast culverts, in-situ formation of base slab, top slab and Reinforced Concrete aprons. crossing reinforced concrete slab 20 metres in lengthj and 6.10 metres in width.

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Project details last updated: 17/05/2017