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To maximise local engagement, Local Buy targets are embedded in the contract, and throughout the contract development process the importance of engaging local businesses and resources has been prioritised with the contractor joint ventures. Within less than 10 weeks of… Read more »

Rockhampton Ring Road Fully Funded

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Premier Steven Miles yesterday celebrated construction progress on the $1.73 billion Rockhampton Ring Road – a project that is now fully funded by both levels of government. The commitment will deliver the full 17.4 km… Read more »

Major Projects and Industry Forum speaker line-up for Thursday 19th October

Proudly sponsored by Gold Partners, MRAEL, and Networking Event Sponsor, Frenchville Sports Club, Capricorn Enterprise’s 2023 Major Projects and Industry Forum is the place to hear directly from project and industry leaders on Thursday 19th October 2023.  This year’s Forum… Read more »

Rockhampton Ring Road project update

In December 2022 the Queensland and Australian Governments announced that they had reached agreement to get the first phase of the Rockhampton Ring Road underway in 2023, with a $280 million package of construction works to commence following the early… Read more »

Rockhampton Ring Road Industry Briefing held Monday 31st July

The Rockhampton Ring Road Industry Briefing, held at the Frenchville Club on the 31st of July, provided the opportunity to hear an update on project timeframes and progress. Staff from the two major contractors, Acciona-Fulton Hogan JV and Bielby-BMD JV… Read more »

Rockhampton Ring Road Contractors awarded

Contracts for the first phase of the Rockhampton Ring Road have been awarded to Bielby-BMD Joint Venture and Acciona-Fulton Hogan Joint Venture. Construction is expected to start late 2023. The Northern Package will be delivered by Bielby-BMD Joint Venture, including… Read more »

Billion dollar Rockhampton Ring Road construction to commence 2023

Construction of the ring road will now start in 2023 as originally planned, after the Australian and Queensland governments reached a new funding agreement of $280 million to continue the first phase. On Friday 9 December, the Queensland government confirmed a… Read more »

Rockhampton Ring Road forum a success

Collaboration between business and industry and all levels of government to ensure the Rockhampton Ring Road proceeds as planned, was the key message at last night’s forum hosted by Capricorn Enterprise and Capricornia Chamber of Commerce. An audience of 200… Read more »

Start Rockhampton Ring Road, stop the politics

Following last week’s shock announcement by the Federal government that they were delaying the $800 Million for the Rockhampton Ring Road, a rally has been organized for this Friday 4th November at 10:30am 777 Yaamba Road Parkhurst.  Businesses are invited… Read more »

$800 Million Rockhampton Ring Road delayed exasperating local leaders and businesses

As the peak regional economic development organisation in Central Queensland, Capricorn Enterprise has for the past decade successfully advocated for critical road, rail and air infrastructure as one of our region’s Major Priority Projects.  The Rockhampton Ring Road is an… Read more »