Monday 29th Aug, 2016
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KiwiRail boss praises “strong” FY16 results

Despite an 18% decline in bulk milk and coal revenues in FY16, KiwiRail chairman John Spencer has praised the New…
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Name change reflects Bowmans’ rail focus

Reflecting a new direction for the company is the reason for a name change by logistics freight business Bowmans Intermodal,…
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Man dies after car collides with train

A 28-year-old man has passed away a day after his car collided with a train at a level crossing at…
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Tenders out to replace Central West line bridges

Contractors are being asked to tender for nearly $9 million of rail bridge upgrade work on Queensland’s Central West line….
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Opal live data opens up new possibilities

The potential benefits of smart ticketing systems are being explored on Sydney’s public transport network, with at least one app…
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Despite profit slump, Qube heralds “transformational” FY16

An 18% decline in underlying net profit in FY16 was not enough to dampen the spirits of Qube managing director…
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Fortescue cost cutting rewarded with ratings upgrade

Fortescue Metals Group has welcomed an upgrade from ratings agency Moody’s, after the ASX-listed iron ore miner announced a net…
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Closed lines to be used for tourism under Tas bill

Tasmanian infrastructure minister Rene Hidding has launched a new bill to enable non-operational rail lines to be used for things…
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Is there a dark side to 24/7 transport?

Non-stop public transport might suit the 24-hour party people, but it could have rougher consequences for others, University of Westminster…
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