Mains/Kessels intersection upgrade (Brisbane)
TransGroup lead and managed the significant infrastructure project business case for the $300m Mains Road and Kessels Road Intersection which was funded 100% by the Commonwealth Government.
TransGroup project managed the business case development including engaging and managing the planning consultants, GHD. TransGroup’s role in the business case required working with and coordinating multi-disciplinary teams such as survey, pavement, geotechnical, structural, hydraulic, environmental and communications. In particular, TransGroup engaged and managed communication consultants Rowlands, who consulted with various project stakeholders, including local, state and federal politicians, residents and business/property owners.
The establishment of the project Business Stakeholder Reference Group was instrumental in successfully meeting the expectations of the project and businesses. Following this, TransGroup prepared and submitted the Project Proposal Report (PPR) to the Federal Government; securing the funding that was needed to deliver the project.
TransGroup also prepared the handover documentation for Mains/Kessels project (OnQ) and provided technical advice during the initial preconstruction activities including resumptions; community consultation; PUP investigations; and geotechnical/contaminated land investigations to ensure a streamline delivery. TransGroup also prepared the Benefit Realisation Plan and Transition Plan to handover to TMR’s Major Infrastructure Projects unit.
The Mains/Kessels project was a double Early Contractor Involvement (dECI) delivery method with a D&C contract with the main Contractor. Construction was completed in 2014. The Regional Director (Metropolitan Region) nominated the project for TMR Excellence Awards for project management and consultation.