• NSW Settles Light Rail Dispute

      03/06/2019 | Noteworthy News

      NSW agrees to pay up to $576m to get light rail back on track...


      After claims and counter-claims regarding the project, the NSW state government has agreed to pay an additional $576m to PPP developer ALTRAC and sub-contractor Acciona. The project has been plagued by delays and controversy after Acciona claimed to have been misled regarding the scope of utility works associated with the construction. 


      The settlement brings the total cost of the project to almost $2.7b compared with the original $1.6b estimate. Limited services are expected to commence by the end of 2019 with construction to be complete in early 2020.

      Read more at news.com.au here. 


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