Spark has been selected as the preferred bidder to deliver the tunnelling package for North East Link.

The successful bidder will construct the twin three-lane tunnels and key interchanges.

Construction on the tunnelling package is expected to begin after contract award later in the year.

Construction timelines

  • Early works for North East Link started in 2020
  • Construction on the tunnelling package is expected to begin after contract award later in 2021
  • The project goes to market in 2022 for other key elements to be constructed as part of North East Link
  • The project is working towards opening in 2027