Sunday 19th Nov, 2017
Roe Highway upgrade - Perth Freight Link. Photo: Creative Commons

Perth Freight Link: a local’s view

Controversy around the Perth Freight Link has become highly emotive for local citizens and a huge political football for the…
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Coal Train Photo Hunter Valley Coal Chain Coordinator

Hunter Valley to shut down for maintenance

The Australian Rail Track Corporation will close the Hunter Valley coal rail network for three days next week as part…
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Wooden railway sleepers. Photo: Creative Commons / LooiNL

Wagga appoints preferred proponent for Riverina hub

The City of Wagga Wagga Council has announced the preferred proponent for stage two of the Riverina Intermodal Freight and…
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Pacific National class 92 locomotives hauling a coal train over a rail bridge crossing the Hunter River at Singleton, NSW. Photo: Creative Commons / Bluedawe

Union boss wants ACCC to watch freight rail

The Rail Tram and Bus Union says it will approve of Brookfield’s takeover of Asciano if the Australian Competition and…
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Josh Frydenberg on the Bolt Report. Photo: Channel Ten

Mining minister Frydenberg: Coal here to stay

WATCH: New minister for resources, energy and Northern Australia Josh Frydenberg has assuaged concerns that the new Turnbull Government could…
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ARTC hiring women in Hunter. Photo: Youtube / ARTC

Strong response to ARTC’s women only Hunter recruitment

The Australian Rail Track Corporation has welcomed a strong response to its latest equality push, with more than 100 women…
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Tworty Box container. Photo: Twortyboxcom

40-foot, 20-foot, flexibility: Meet the Tworty Box

The Tworty Box is an award-winning hybrid freight container, designed to give freight operators the flexibility of choosing between a…
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Sydney from the air. Photo: Southern Cross Maritime / Chris Mackey

Could the federal government finally ‘get’ cities?

COMMENT: For the first time, both major parties have a cities portfolio in their front bench team. With a few…
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