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SITUATION Queensland Rail has released a program to replace a number of timber rail bridges across the network in the West Moreton region. German Creek and Kings Creek bridges are two of the ageing timber rail bridges that will be replaced with steel and concrete structures. This project...

The Peak Crossing pedestrian bridge over Purga Creek was one of the many bridges and other infrastructure in South East Queensland that fell victim to the devastating floods of January 2013. However thanks to a concerted effort by all concerned – The Scenic Rim Regional...

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[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Kenro Metal Services were recently involved in a trans-Australian project that was literally right on track. Mining giant Rio Tinto had commissioned Vossloh Cogifer Australia, part of the renowned global railway equipment supply group, to install a series of...

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[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]The devastating floods of December 2010 and January 2011 brought horror to the Darling Downs community and unprecedented damage (almost $150 million) to the Toowoomba Regional Council's roads and bridges. Among the many bridges damaged were the Jellicoe Street...