Tuesday 28th Feb, 2017
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Changing fortunes for Genesee & Wyoming

COMMENT: Last week’s announcement that Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) has agreed to purchase Glencore’s Hunter Valley rail business will…
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High Speed Rail’s vanishing act

COMMENT: While health, education and jobs featured heavily in this lacklustre election campaign, high speed rail seems to have been…
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ARTC news slips spotlight as election takes hold

COMMENT: With this year’s federal election being called so quickly it’s unfortunate some of the usual budget fallout and commentary…
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Budget shenanigans – announce now, pay later

COMMENT: The recent federal budget appears to have avoided the controversy of the last couple of years, but all is…
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Arrium on the brink

COMMENTARY: Things are not looking good for steelmaker and miner Arrium, especially for its South Australian operations. As well as…
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Things not looking too good at the station

COMMENT: Rail freight in Australia is in the doldrums with reduced revenues and profits combined with falling volumes and some…
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Will these guys ever make up their minds?

COMMENT: The saga surrounding the takeover of Pacific National’s parent company Asciano has seen a number of twist and turns,…
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It’s a hard, hard road we travel

COMMENT: Recent comments from Aurizon CEO Lance Hockridge highlight the fact that the current road user charging system still results…
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