Wednesday 19th Jun, 2019
Maritime Union votes for merger. Photo: MUA

Rail union boss backs Setka in stoush with Albanese, ACTU

Victoria’s top rail union official has backed controversial CFMMEU boss John Setka after Labor leader Anthony Albanese moved to kick…
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Dalla Valle calls for reforms across NSW rail freight

Pacific National boss Dean Dalla Valle says the NSW Government must invest in better freight rail access to Port Botany…
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KiwiRail completes restoration of freight line from Napier to Wairoa

KiwiRail has announced that the Napier-Wairoa line has been reinstated following several years of disuse. The 115-kilometre, North Island line…
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IPA warns of ‘volatile’ royalties funding for infrastructure

Infrastructure policy group IPA has welcomed increased road and rail commitments in last week’s Queensland budget, but has warned the…
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Rio Tinto AutoHaul trains establish WA as ‘global leader’ for rail technology

Mining major Rio Tinto has joined the Western Australia Government and technology partner Hitachi Rail STS to celebrate the successful…
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Melbourne summit shines light on Australia’s mid-tier contractors

Prominent mid-tier Australian contractors want a better opportunity to contribute to state infrastructure projects being led by larger international conglomerates….
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Hub could put more logs on rail

KiwiRail chief executive Todd Moyls says a potential rail hub near Dannevirke, in the rural south of the North Island,…
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Adani gets final green light for Carmichael mine and rail project

Energy giant Adani has received the last approval it needed to begin work on its planned Carmichael coal mine and…
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