For the Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade (HRFU) of the Bruce Highway near Townsville, the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) specified an ‘Excellent’ Design and As Built rating with the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia’s (ISCA) rating scheme. This would be TMR’s first ISCA project in North Queensland. The Infrastructure Group (TIG) joint venture, comprising BMD, Bielby, JF Hull and Albem, needed specialists to ensure they satisfied TMR and ISCA requirements, and built capacity to deliver sustainability.
Losee Consulting led the application of sustainability, including—
Exceptional sustainability initiatives include—
We submitted the design rating for independent verification of an ‘Excellent’ level of performance.