The T2T Alliance will be continuing construction of a Common Services Trench within the eastern footpath of South Road, between Torrens Road and Forster Street. Multiple crews will be working across various sites within the area to complete the works.

To minimise disturbance to peak hour traffic, the works will take place each night between 7pm and 6am, from Sunday 21 August to Thursday 25 August 2016 (finishing 6am Friday 26 August 2016), subject to weather conditions.

Key activities (South Road between Torrens Road and Hawker Street)

  • Intermittent works to reinstate footpaths.
  • Testing of conduits and pits.

Key activities (South Road between Hawker Street and Paget Street)

  • Excavation of the Common Services Trench.
  • Reinstatement of the trench with a temporary finish.

Key activities (South Road between Paget Street and Forster Street)

  • Service depthing to confirm the location of services.

A vacuum truck, rock breaker, road saw, mobile crane, excavator, compaction equipment, trucks and light vehicles will be used to perform these works. Lighting towers will also be in operation during night works.

We will contact property occupiers should access to the property be temporarily impacted during the works.

Traffic Management

  • Traffic and speed restrictions on South Road between Torrens Road and Hawker Street and at the South Road and Hawker Street intersection will apply. Traffic movements will continue to be provided as normal at the South Road intersection with Hawker Street.
  • Paget Street will be CLOSED between 7pm and 6am on Wednesday 24 August and Thursday 25 August 2016.
  • Signage will alert motorists to the changed traffic conditions.
  • Pedestrian access on South Road will be maintained with the assistance of a traffic controller.

Some noise disturbance can be expected at times while these works are completed, however the work will be managed to minimise disturbance to local residents as much as possible.

For further information about these works, including the latest traffic arrangements, please contact us on: 1300 794 899, or email: enquiries@t2talliance.com.au.