Major Contract

Suburban Rail Loop – East – Early Works

PROJECT STATUS
Under Procurement
Suburban Rail Loop – East – Early Works

Early works for the Suburban Rail Loop - East include:

  • road modifications
  • utility relocations
  • ground improvement trials 
  • tram terminus works, and 
  • site preparations for tunnel boring machines.

Key Dates

Nov 2020 Project Announcement
2021 Expected Construction Commencement
Jul 2024 Expected Construction Completion

Funding contributions

Victorian Government

Procurement

Procuring Agency: Suburban Rail Loop Authority
Shortlist: - CPB Contractors - John Holland - Laing O'Rourke

PROJECT HISTORY

Nov 2020 The Victorian Government allocated $2.2 billion for early works in its 2020/21 Budget.
Dec 2020 The Victorian Government opened Expressions of Interest for the early works contract.
May 2021 CPB Contractors, John Holland, and Laing O'Rourke shortlisted for the early works project.
Estimated Total Cost
(2020)
Sector
Rail
Procurement approach
Traditional Procurement |
Location
Victoria |
Resources
Media releases
2021/05/05
2020/12/06
Tender notices
2020/12/15