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Project

Albany Ring Road New road project

Albany

Overview

  • Road

    Project type
  • $175 million

    Total budget
  • Under Construction

    Project phase
  • Main Roads WA

    Lead agency
  • 1000

    Jobs supported
  • Late 2020

    Start date

    Mid 2024

    End date

The Albany Ring Road project will extend Albany Ring Road south from Albany Highway, parallel to Link Road and north of the freight rail line, before connecting into Princess Royal Drive.

The first phase of the project reached a key milestone in April 2022 when the new interchange at Menang Drive and Albany Highway was completed.

The second phase of the project will focus on Lancaster Road to Princess Royal Drive.

Works on the 6km stretch are underway, including the installation of bridge beams over the Ring Road at South Coast Highway in November 2023.

Benefits

  • Improve travel times and traffic flow
  • Reduce the number of heavy vehicles on Albany Highway
  • Improve road safety
  • Improve heavy vehicle access to and from the port and industrial areas
  • Local job and contract opportunities
  • Create more economic opportunities in the region

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