|AECOM joint venture in Australia awarded multi-million-dollar Moreton Bay Rail project|
Drawing on AECOM’s business experience in
Once complete, the Moreton Bay Rail project will provide a 7.8-mile dual-track passenger rail line between Petrie and Kippa-Ring, and six new rail stations at Kallangur, Murrumba Downs, Mango Hill, Mango Hill East, Rothwell and Kippa-Ring. The six new stations will also include commuter parking, kiss and ride, bus connectivity and facilities to encourage active transport.
“Providing a safe alternative route for residents to commute between the
Design work for the project has already commenced, with major construction expected to start in early 2014 and the new line scheduled to be operational in 2016.
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