ACCIONA as a Design and Build JV partner of the Nexus Infrastructure consortium, awarded with the contract to design and construct the $1.6 billion Toowoomba Second Range Crossing (TSRC).
In August 2015, Nexus Infrastructure was awarded the contract to design, construct, operate and maintain the 41km-long TSRC, connecting the Warrego Highway at Helidon Spa in the east with the Gore Highway at Athol in the west, via Charlton. Nexus Infrastructure will finalise its design and procurement and begin site establishment works along the corridor in 2015.
Key features of Design and Construct solution for the TSRC include:
ACCIONA and our partners recognise the significance of this Toowoomba Second Range Crossing in terms of regional economic development, employment and supply chain opportunities and training and skills development. Benefits to the region include:
Nexus Infrastructure and the Queensland Government reached Contract Close with on 21st August 2015, shortly followed by Financial Close on the 25th August. The design is currently being finalised, and procurement and site establishment works along the corridor will commence in 2015.