Monday 29th Aug, 2016
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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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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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Qube container. Photo: Qube

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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South Australia to ban alcohol ads from trains

The South Australian Government will ban alcohol advertising on buses, trains and trams from 2017, in an effort to curb…
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Port of Townsville. Photo: Chris Mackey

$3m for Townsville rail project business case

Federal minister for infrastructure and transport Darren Chester has confirmed a $3 million commitment for the development of a development…
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