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- $10m deal secures airport savings for Opal customers — by Rail Express — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:58 PM
- NSW transport minister Gladys Berejiklian has announced a $10 million deal which will see commuters travelling to Sydney Airport more than once a week save money through the state’s new Opal card scheme.
- Aurizon considering track sell-off as profit falls — by Oliver Probert — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:57 PM
- Australian bulk and freight rail business Aurizon has announced a dramatic drop in profits in the 2013/14 financial year, and could be poised to sell off some of its Queensland track, according to reports.
- Adani’s Queensland rail line gets state approval — by Rail Express — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:58 PM
- Just a month after the Carmichael Coal project itself received government approval, the 388km rail line which will connect the project in Queensland’s Galilee Basin with the port of Abbot Point has also been approved.
- East coast HSR could be $30bn cheaper — by Oliver Probert — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:57 PM
- A proposed high speed rail network for Australia’s east coast is gaining traction, with high level talks with international rail companies being held, and one of the country’s biggest think tanks pushing hard for the project overnight.
- Napthine calls out Vic Labor on Geelong line promise — by Oliver Probert — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:57 PM
- There’s just one problem with what Victoria’s Opposition has proposed for the Geelong V/Line, according to premier Denis Napthine: the Government is already planning on doing it.
- Growers down on Graincorp’s Emerald rail site plans — by Oliver Probert — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:58 PM
- The location of GrainCorp’s planned Emerald handling facility is not ideal for growers in the region, according to a number of reports.
- Tas Uni surveying rail competitiveness — by Rail Express — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:58 PM
- The University of Tasmania’s Australian Maritime College has been undertaking research on evaluating impediments to the competitiveness of the Australian non-bulk rail freight industry, and is looking to the industry to help.
- Industry prepares for Rail Careers Week — by Rail Express — last modified Aug 20, 2014 01:58 PM
- The next generation of Australian rail workers needs to be found, and the Australasian Railway Association’s annual Rail Careers Week is set for September 8 through 14, with a number of events planned targeted at increasing public interest in a job in rail.