The Victorian government through Major Projects Victoria engaged Downer to undertake road improvement works on O’Herns Road between the Hume Freeway and Manor House Drive.

Project Value: $75m +

Project Purpose: Improved road infrastructure  

Project Scope: The Scope included the following:                

  • Three new signalised intersections along O’Herns Road
  • A diamond interchange providing direct access to the Hume Freeway
  • An additional new lane in each direction between the Hume Freeway and Redding Rise along O’Herns Road.

Our Role: Provision of Claims Consultant

The Claims Consultant was engaged to determine the cause(s) of the significant cost and time blowouts, following which claims were developed and a successful outcome negotiated with the government.