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Thomas Drive, Chevron Island - eastern bridge renewal

Commencing: July 2016 
Completion: June 2017
Cost: $3 million

Renewal works are now complete at the Thomas Drive Bridge over Nerang River at Chevron Island.

Bridge renewal works were undertaken to repair concrete components, widen the northern walkway and replace pedestrian railings. The $3 million transformation included:

  • road safety improvements
  • upgrades to traffic barriers
  • new expansion joints
  • a newly resurfaced road.

New decorative lighting

  • New, coloured bridge lights were installed to complement the iconic Surfers Paradise skyline.

Project benefits

  • Maintain structural integrity and extend bridge service life.
  • Improved safety for all bridge users.

If you require any further information regarding the project, please contact the Project Manager on 07 5581 6372.