Short-listed Announced for Melbourne Outer-West Roads Project

By on 03 March 2017

The Andrews Labor Government has announced the shortlisting of three consortium’s for its newly announced $1.8 billion road and maintenance program (OSARs) for Melbourne’s outer western roads.

The consortium’s that have been short-listed include:

Netflow: Plenary Origination, Plenary Group, Cintra Global, WBHO Infrastructure, Broadspectrum and Amey Consulting

Western Improvement Network: CPB Contractors, Pacific Partnerships, Ventia, DIF Management Australia and Marubeni Corporation

Western Roads Partnerships: Lendlease Engineering, Lendlease Services, Lendlease Infrastructure Investments, Capella Capital, WRP OSAR Finance Co, Cut & Fill and BBGI SICAV

The Outer Suburban Arterial Roads (OSARs) Program will see over 30 kilometers of lane duplication, widening and upgrade works completed on Melbourne’s roads. With the winning consortium also taking on a 20 year maintenance plan for a wider network of over 750 kilometers of road network, including:

  • Dunnings Road and Palmers Road, from Point Cook Road to Princes Freeway, Point Cook
  • Palmers Road, from Princes Freeway to Western Freeway, Truganina
  • Derrimut Road, from Sayers Road to Dohertys Road, Tarneit
  • Leakes Road, from Fitzgerald Road to Derrimut Road, Truganina
  • Dohertys Road, from Fitzgerald Road to Grieve Parade, Laverton North
  • Dohertys Road, from Foundation Road to Palmers Road, Truganina
  • Princes Freeway/Forsyth Road interchange, Hoppers Crossing
  • Duncans Road interchange, Werribee/Werribee South

The project will commence in late 2017, shortly after the contract has been awarded.