Project Name: Macquarie Park Busway Priority and Capacity Improvement Stage 1
Client: Road and Maritime Services
Location: Macquarie Park
Duration: 37 weeks
Commencement: January 2018
Ward were engaged by RMS to deliver Stage 1 of the Macquarie Park Bus Priority and Capacity Improvement Project. The project took place in the suburbs of Macquarie Park, Marsfield and North Ryde, approximately 13 kilometres northwest of the Sydney CBD. The project improved the road network in Macquarie Park as part of the Bus Priority Infrastructure Program, which aims to increase the reliability and efficiency of bus services, whilst easing congestion for all road users.
This project comprises of the following road and intersection upgrades:
As part of the Sydney Metro Northwest, the Epping to Chatswood rail line was closed from September 2018 to May 2019. During this period, the Temporary Transport Plan will be implemented to replace the rail line with additional buses. These road and intersection upgrades supported the running of buses and improve traffic flow in the area.