Sunday 23rd Jul, 2017
M80 ring road. Photo: Creative Commons / MagpieShooter

Trucks are destroying our roads and not picking up the repair cost

COMMENT: Australia should follow the lead of other nations like New Zealand and Switzerland and increase the charges for heavy…
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Photo: Transport for NSW

Light rail brings a close to Nine Ways roundabout

Traffic lights will soon replace the Nine Ways roundabout at Kingsford, in preparation for further construction work for Sydney’s light…
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Melbourne Metro rail tunnel. Graphic: Victorian Government

Holiday transport construction ‘blitz’

The upcoming Victorian school holidays will see disruptions for drivers and public transport users, as construction crews step up preparation…
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Graphic: Transport for NSW

$2.8bn Sydney Metro tunnel contract awarded

A consortium of John Holland, CPB Contractors and Ghella has won the NSW Government’s $2.81 billion tunnelling contract for the…
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Graphic: Adani

Labor climate spokesperson: Carmichael ‘not positive for Australia’

Shadow climate change minister Mark Butler has further muddied Labor’s support for Adani’s proposed Carmichael coal mine and rail project…
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Proposed Exhibition station on Cross River Rail. Artist's Impression: Cross River Rail Authority

Industry on board for Cross River Rail, says Palaszczuk

The Queensland government has called on industry support for its Cross River Rail project, with premier Annastacia Palaszczuk saying that…
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Steel rails leaving Arrium facility at Whyalla. Photo: Arrium

Korean bidder favourite for Arrium

A Korean consortium led by Newlake Alliance Management and JB Asset Management is the preferred bidder to acquire troubled steel…
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Rail track. Photo: Shutterstock

Freight derailment could have been prevented, report says  

The derailment of a KiwiRail freight train in 2013 could have been avoided if the required brake test had been…
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