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Gateway Motorway flyover - change of road access conditions for heavy vehicles

Overview:

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) would like to advise that following a structural inspection of the Gateway Motorway flyover at Gympie Arterial Road, Bald Hills (see map below), it was identified that further investigations on the northbound route are required.

While these investigations are taking place, changes to road access conditions will be implemented for heavy vehicles, in order to maintain ongoing safety for all road users.

These restrictions are effective from 1 September 2019 and is precautionary while further investigations and assessments of the bridge are undertaken.

Location:

Gateway Motorway at Gympie Arterial Road, Bald Hills.

Regions:
Metropolitan Region

Project info

Restrictions

The applicable restrictions are outlined in the table below.

Vehicle type Prohibited Left lane only Centre line (across two lanes) with Pilot/Escort* Assessment by TMR

Heavy vehicle with gross combination mass (GCM) greater than 4.5 and up to 68.5 tonne including buses, prime mover semi-trailer and HML B-Double

 

X

 

 

Class 1 OSOM low loaders and platforms with GCM up to 59.5 tonne

 

X

 

 

Class 1 OSOM low loaders with GCM greater than 59.5 and up to 102.5 tonne

 

 

X
(Pilot)

 

Class 1 OSOM low loaders with GCM greater than 102.5 tonne

X

 

 

 

Class 1 OSOM platforms with GCM greater than 59.5 and up to 104.5 tonne; consisting of a prime mover, no dolly, no more than 8 rows, no more than 10 tonne per row and no narrower than 3.6m wide

 

 

X
at 10km/h
(Escort)

 

Class 1 OSOM platforms with GCM greater than 104.5 tonne or more than 8 rows or more than 10 tonne per row or narrower than 3.6m wide

X

 

 

 

Class 1 Special Purpose Vehicle – Group 1 (40-70 tonne crane)

 

X

 

 

Class 1 Special Purpose Vehicle – Group 2 (48 tonne crane)

 

X

 

 

Class 1 Special Purpose Vehicle – Group 3 (crane, not Group 1 or Group 2)

 

 

 

X

Class 2 PBS vehicles including A-double and truck-and-dog configurations (current approved vehicles only)

 

X

 

 

Class 3 vehicles – Mass Export Management Scheme, Mass Import Management Scheme

 

X

 

 

All other Class 3 vehicles

 

 

 

X

Military Vehicles

 

 

 

X

Any other heavy vehicles not specifically identified in this table

 

 

 

X

*Vehicle must be accompanied by Pilot or Escort Vehicle across the structure. In addition, usual escort requirements will apply in relation to load width and length.

Signage including variable speed signs and variable message signs will be installed along the Gateway Motorway north of the Port of Brisbane to the Gympie Arterial Road, Bald Hills.

Gateway Motorway flyover: restriction map

Contact details

Email: metropolitanregion@tmr.qld.gov.au   
Phone:  07 3066 4338   
Post:  Department of Transport and Main Roads
Metropolitan Region
PO Box 70
Spring Hill Qld 4000 
 
Last updated
30 August 2019