Pignata Road Side Track

As part of the upgrade, the team is progressing with work along Pignata Road while maintaining access to the Bruce Highway (southbound). The construction crew will re-build a 200m section of Pignata Road, south of the new car pool facility. Pignata Road will be temporarily realigned with a side track to the west to allow […]

Service Relocations, Bruce Highway at Glenview/Palmview

As part of the upgrade, telecommunications services are being relocated within the project corridor. This includes relocating telecommunications services underneath the Bruce Highway at Palmview and Glenview. The project team works closely with the relevant service providers, including Telstra to undertake these works. To facilitate these works, a single lane closure in both directions on […]

Temporary Closure of Pignata Rd Underpass

Rescheduled: Temporary closure of Pignata Road underpass, Palmview The temporary closure of the Pignata Road underpass (both directions) scheduled for Wednesday 4 April 2018, has been rescheduled due to expected wet weather. Unfortunately, the planned concrete pour for bridge construction activities cannot occur during periods of wet weather. The closure has been rescheduled to Sunday […]

Temporary road closure with detour at Pignata Road for bridgeworks

From Sunday 4 March 2018, the Pignata Road underpass at Palmview will be temporarily closed between 7pm and 5am while bridge construction works are being completed. A detour will be in place for all motorists while the closure is in effect. These works are scheduled to occur over three nights, weather permitting. The remainder of bridge […]

Bridge construction continues at Pignata Road

The next stage of bridge construction is due to commence from mid-February 2018. This includes the installation of bearings and pre-cast bridge deck units during a two week period, weather permitting.When bridge deck units are being installed, temporary road closures with detours will be in effect on Pignata and Frizzo roads to allow for the […]

Construction Shutdown

Construction activity will close for the Christmas and New Year period. Site activities will shut down from Thursday 21 December 2017 and will recommence from Tuesday 2 January 2018. There will be no on-site construction activities during this period. Should you require information about the project during this time please visit the Department of Transport […]

Car pool facility now open

A new 240 space car pool facility at Palmview is now open to Sunshine Coast commuters. It is located between the Bruce Highway and Pignata Road in Palmview, and has opened to the public. Construction of the new car pool facility began in May 2017 as part of the Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road […]

Palmview and Glenview Update – November to December 2017

Vegetation removal activities We appreciate your patience while vegetation removal works were undertaken at Pignata Road, Laxton Road and the Mooloolah River as part of site preparation works. Where trees are close to a road, we are required to implement lane closures for the safety of roadworkers and motorists. Lane closures must be implemented at […]