Thursday 27th Oct, 2016
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Partitioning TasRail an option

A parliamentary committee has recommended the Tasmanian government consider splitting TasRail into two. Under the proposal of the Tasmanian Legislative…
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FMG a big winner as iron ore prices lift

Fortescue Metals Group has experienced a near quadrupling of its share price since January off the back of an improved…
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Renewed focus on NSW north coast level crossings

New South Wales Police will be conducting increased patrols of level crossings on the state’s mid north coast, with a…
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Minister outlines Metro Tunnel’s tram changes

Victorian public transport minister Jacinta Allan has detailed how Melbourne’s cross-CBD Metro tunnel will alter the tram network on the…
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Upgrade of Blacktown Station begins

Work targeted at reducing congestion will soon begin at Blacktown station in Sydney’s west. Transport for NSW this week announced…
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Spectacular cost blowouts show need to keep governments honest on transport

COMMENT: Our infrastructure systems should promise what is worth having, and then deliver what is promised, Marion Terrill writes. Last…
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No major delays announced despite Sydney Metro skytrain damage

A Transport for NSW spokesperson has downplayed the significance of changes made to the Sydney Metro Northwest delivery schedule after…
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200 new staff, temporary service cuts for Queensland Rail

Queensland Rail will recruit 100 more drivers and 100 more guards as a result of significant disruptions to services on…
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Visitor registration opens for AusRAIL Exhibition

Rail sector employees, investors, pundits, gurus, and enthusiasts are invited to sign up for their free pass to visit the…
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