Project: Upper Hunter Valley Alliance, Social Impact Assessments

Client: The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) Upper Hunter Valley Alliance (UHVA) with Leighton Contractors

Location: Upper Hunter Valley, NSW

Services Provided: Social Impact Assessments

Project Details:
The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) formed the Upper Hunter Valley Alliance (UHVA) with Leighton Contractors to deliver a $152 million program of works on the Hunter Valley Rail corridor to increase the coal carrying capacity and efficiency of the network. As a sub-Alliance partner, KMH is responsible for ongoing environmental assessments, construction environmental planning and management and site environmental supervision.

As part of the environmental assessment process, our team was responsible for developing and delivering the social impact assessments for the following UHVA projects:

  • Chilcotts Creek Passing Loop
  • Drayton Junction Renewal
  • Hexham Relief Roads
  • Liverpool Ranges Duplication
  • Pages River Passing Loop
  • Nundah Bank Third Track
  • South Gunnedah Passing Loop
  • Watermark Passing Loop.