Bridge Replacement Program

Replacing bridges in the Perth Metropolitan, South West and Great Southern regions for the safety of road users.

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Project goal:

To replace a number of bridges in the Perth Metropolitan, South West and Great Southern regions to ensure the long term safety of road users.

Status:

In construction

Delivery Date:

Ongoing

What's happening?

We’re replacing bridges in the Perth Metropolitan, South West and Great Southern regions to ensure the long term safety of road users.

We’re working closely with Main Roads and local authorities to prioritise bridge upgrade works, which range from full bridge replacements to smaller refurbishments.

Where is this happening?

Find out more about the upcoming planned works in each area below.

Shire of Harvey

Bridge and drain repair work

Harding Road and Whatman Road, Harvey

Our authorised contractor Bocol, will undertake the following work:

  • Upgrades to the drain located on the corner of Whatman Road and Herbert Road
  • Repair work to a bridge located along Harding Road

Work is estimated to begin the week commencing 25 March 2019 and is expected to be completed by May 2019.

Bridge closure

During construction, the Harding Road bridge will be closed from 29 March to late April 2019.

Traffic management will be in place at all times, we urge you to take extra care around the work area and observe the instructions of traffic management personnel and signage.

Shire of Waroona

Coronation Road bridge repair work

Our authorised contractor Fulton Hogan, will undertake work to repair a bridge on Coronation Road in the Shire of Waroona from February - May 2019.

Bridge closure

The bridge will be closed for construction from 18 February to 10 March 2019. View a map of the traffic detours.

The bridge will have one lane available to traffic at all other times. Traffic management will be in place and we urge you to take extra care around the work area and observe the instructions of traffic management personnel and signage.

Why is this work taking place?

We manage most of the bridges that cross Water Corporation drains. A number of these have been identified for a full bridge replacement, smaller refurbishments or the installation of guardrails. We are working closely with Main Roads and relevant local authorities to prioritise this work.

When is this happening?

This work will be taking place in different stages. Specific project dates can be found in their area dropdown above.

How will this impact the community?

Specific project impacts can be found under the Where is the happening section above.

Who can I contact?

For further information please contact Community Engagement Officer, Karolina Romeo via email Karolina.Romeo@watercorporation.com.au or call (08) 9420 2010.

For afterhours assistance, please call our 24 hour Faults, Emergencies and Security Line, 13 13 75.


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