Cross River Rail – Tunnel & Stations

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CPB Contractors, BAM, Ghella and UGL Joint Venture (CBGU D&C JV), has been appointed the principal design and construction contractor for the Tunnel and Stations package of the Cross River Rail project, which includes:

  • Four new, state-of-the-art underground stations at Boggo Road, Woolloongabba, Albert Street and Roma Street and an upgrade of the Dutton Park station
  • A 10.2km rail line from Dutton Park to Bowen Hills, which includes 5.9 kilometres of twin tunnels under the Brisbane River and Brisbane CBD

With major construction expected to be completed in late 2024, Cross River Rail will unlock the bottleneck at the core of Brisbane’s transport network, allowing more trains to run more often and integrating with new roads and bus services allowing future network growth in the region.

The project will increase public transport network services, their connectivity and encourage more people to use public transport, helping to ease congestion on major arterial roads.

Cross River Rail will also be one of Queensland’s most important job generating projects and will support economic growth and employment for Queenslanders for years to come. During its construction the project will provide an average of 1,500 jobs per year, and create an equivalent of 450 apprenticeships and traineeships throughout the life of the project.

This transformational project will improve quality of life, help economy keep growing, generate thousands of jobs and activate urban development, across the whole of South East Queensland.

For more information, please visit https://crossriverrail.qld.gov.au/

PROJECT TIMELINE
  • Mid 2019 – Contract awarded
  • Late 2019 –Construction commenced
  • Late 2024 – Major construction expected to be completed
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

CBGU D&C JV encourages local industry interested in supplying to the project and who possess the capability and capacity to perform the scope of work to register an expression of interest via the ICN Gateway webpage or alternatively by contacting CBGU D&C JV directly via CRRTSD.Procurement@cbgujv.com.au

Information regarding upcoming supply opportunities will be communicated on the ICN Gateway as it becomes available.

Businesses submitting an EOI are not guaranteed they will progress further in the procurement process.

FURTHER ASSISTANCE

CBGU D&C JV encourages suppliers to contact ICN Queensland to gain an understanding of the EOI process and development programs.

To contact ICN Queensland, please visit https://icn.org.au/state-contact/queensland

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