Project Description

Project Midland Hwy Overtaking Lanes Commencement September 2017
Location b/w Bannockburn & Meredith Completion June 2018
Client VicRoads Value $10 Million


Bitu-mill were engaged to provide overtaking lanes for the Midland Highway and installation of safety barriers for four sites, first in the region.


Drainage and shaping works

  • New culvert crossings and extensions with endwalls
  • Reshaping all table drains allowing site to be free draining


  • Four road construction crews conducted massive cut to disposal
  • Over 30,000 tonnes of type A imported to create capping layer

Pavement Replacement

  • Four grading crews placed over 110,000 tonnes of crushed rock
  • Approximately 94,000 m2 bituminous surfacing completed

Wire Rope Safety Barrier

  • Approximately 11,000 m of guardrail and wire rope safety barriers installed
  • Extensive line marking
  • New overtaking signage.


  • Works completed to high quality standard and ahead of schedule

  • Zero harm to environment and nil disruption to residents

  • Completed while maintaining traffic flow on the Midland Highway

  • Very satisfied client providing a letter of recommendation

Completed Works