Murphy Road and Ellison Road Intersection Upgrade
SectorTransport, Utilities, Urban
ClientBrisbane City Council
LocationIntersection of Murphy and Ellison Roads, Geebung
DurationDecember 2018 - December 2019
Contract Value$28M

The project involves the collapsing of Murphy and Ellison Road Roundabout into a fully signalised intersection with associated road widenings; widening Murphy Road to two lanes in each direction from Gympie Road to Butt Street including on-road bicycle facility; upgrading Murphy Road and Kittyhawk Drive Intersection; upgrading Murphy Road and Butt Street Intersection including signalisation; and installation of new car-parks in Marchant Park and 7th Brigade Park.



Construction works in 90 private properties (land resumption)
Fencing, Gates, Retaining Walls
Install over 1.56 km of watermain & 500km sewer main
Installation of 154no. 450mm lined bored piers
Design and Construct Precast Panel Retaining Wall
17000T of Asphalt Installed
4800 Ton of Cement Modified Road Base
16600 New Plants
6700m2 Footpath
114 Stormwater Structures
49000m2 Clearing and Grubbing
2.4 Kms stormwater drain
Works also included construction of a new road, new footpaths, landscaping and stone pitch retaining wall. Liaising with Public Utility Providers and supervising asset relocations upgrades including electricity, Gas, Telstra, Optus, NBN, water, stormwater and sewer. Working around and conducting investigations on live critical assets previously not inspected for over 90 years. Property resumptions including 7 full resumptions, 50 partial resumptions and 89 property reinstatements.
Construction of 152 Piles along Murphy Road, with a decorative precast panel retaining wall. New pocket park areas constructed with over 10000 plants installed over the project. New stormwater overflow basin constructed along the north of Marchant Park.


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