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New lanes to ease congestion on the Deagon Deviation

Posted on 19 April 2017

A key milestone has been reached on the $1.14 billion Gateway Upgrade North project, with two new southbound lanes along the Deagon Deviation set to open in the coming days. Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth and State Member for Sandgate Stirling Hinchliffe visited the site today to inspect progress on the works. Completion of […]

Nundah Creek bridge traffic switch

Posted on 13 April 2017

As part of the Gateway Upgrade North project, northbound traffic on the motorway at Nudgee was moved onto a section of newly completed bridge over Nundah Creek last weekend. This traffic change sees northbound motorists now travelling on around 3.5 kilometres of continuous temporary road pavement stretching from just north of the Nudgee Road overpass through […]

Traffic switched at Nudgee

Posted on 16 February 2017

On Saturday night 4 February, the Gateway Upgrade North project team successfully realigned southbound Gateway Motorway traffic onto the new permanent motorway alignment at Nudgee. Motorists are now travelling on about 1 kilometre of newly constructed motorway alignment and pavement from the southbound on-ramp at Nudgee to the Southern Cross way exit.

Bridge girders installed at Nudgee

Posted on 7 February 2017

A great start to the year on the Gateway Upgrade North project with the installation of the first precast bridge girders for the new Nudgee bridge. Following weeks of planning and preparation the project team successfully installed 19 girders at either end of the new bridge. Work is ongoing to build the centre bridge pier […]

First major traffic switch completed

Posted on 20 December 2016

The first major traffic switch as part of the Gateway Upgrade North project has been implemented with the temporary realignment of southbound traffic between Sandgate Road and Bicentennial Road. This traffic switch represents a major milestone for the project. Motorists driving southbound on the Gateway Motorway will now notice they have been realigned onto 2.6km […]

Bridge works underway at Bicentennial Road interchange

Posted on 15 September 2016

Another Gateway Upgrade North project milestone was reached this month with the first bridge deck units lifted into place for the widening of the northbound bridges at the Bicentennial Road interchange in Boondall. More than 60 20-tonne concrete road bridge beams will be used to widen the two northbound bridges and accommodate an additional lane. […]

Cyclists to keep peddling with Gateway Upgrade works

Posted on 13 June 2016

Pedestrians and cyclists are already benefiting from the installation of a temporary shared user pathway during construction of the $1.143 billion Gateway Upgrade North project. There is now a diversion to the shared user path at Boondall in place, between the Cabbage Tree Creek bridge at Deagon and the Boondall wetlands bikeway. Member for Sandgate […]

Work starts on $1.143 billion Gateway Motorway upgrade

Posted on 26 February 2016

Major works on the $1.143 billion Gateway Upgrade North project were officially launched in Brisbane today. At a sod turning event to mark the start of works, Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Darren Chester said the upgrade will include widening 11.3 kilometres of road between Nudgee and Bracken Ridge from four to six lanes. “The […]

$1.16 billion Gateway Motorway upgrade works ramping up

Posted on 4 February 2016

Works on one of Brisbane’s biggest road projects, the $1.16 billion Gateway Motorway upgrade, are ramping up. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss said road crews are busy readying the site. “The Gateway Upgrade North project will upgrade an 11.3 kilometre stretch of the motorway between Nudgee and Bracken […]

Design progressing on Gateway Upgrade North project

Posted on 18 September 2015

Work on designing the $1.162 billion Gateway Upgrade North project between Nudgee and Bracken Ridge has progressed to its final stage. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss said since the release of the preferred plan in 2013, an interactive tender process had produced innovative solutions to reduce congestion and […]