Tuesday 25th Apr, 2017
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Five Rail Express magazines in 2017

Rail Express will expand its offering in 2017 with five print editions, focusing on Women in Rail, Bulk & Freight,…
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Iron ore slides despite China growth

The price of iron ore has now fallen by more than 30% since its February peak, despite news this week…
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Coal wagons Aurizon. Photo: Aurizon

Debbie to cost Aurizon $100 million

Aurizon has lowered its earnings forecast for FY17 by between $100 million and $115 million, because of extended shutdowns after…
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Photo: HVCCC

Rail funding for Adani would breach policy, green group claims

The Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) says a $1 billion loan from the Commonwealth’s Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) for a…
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Aurizon coal train. Photo: Aurizon

Aurizon to help cyclone-affected communities

Aurizon has announced it is opening a “one-off” special round of their Community Giving Fund to help Queensland communities impacted…
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Photo: Sharon Bird MP

Report cites ‘cabinet direction’ against rail in NSW

A new report from Fairfax has suggested Transport for NSW is being driven to prioritise toll road projects over public…
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Artist's impression: Level Crossing Removal Authority

How do we restore the public’s faith in transport planning?

COMMENT: Politicised transport projects that flout proper process lead to hostility between residents and governments, and give planners a bad name,…
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Ground broken at Moorebank

Construction on the long-anticipated intermodal terminal at Moorebank has formally begun this week, with a sod-turning ceremony on Thursday morning….
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