Tuesday 24th Apr, 2018
Sydney Metro at Campsie. Artist's impression: Transport for NSW

IA calls for reforms to drive more people, freight to rail

Infrastructure Australia has highlighted the preservation of future rail corridors, the development of metro-style passenger networks in key cities, and…
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Pacific National crane at Chullora NSW. Photo: Cameron Boggs

Asciano makes $88m switch from Brookfield to Qube

Australian port and rail giant Asciano will pay an $88 million break fee to back out of a takeover bid…
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Aurizon breaking ground at Stuart intermodal terminal. Photo: Aurizon

Work begins on Stuart intermodal project

Aurizon last week began construction on a new $40 million intermodal facility at Stuart near Townsville. Lance Hockridge, chief executive…
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Andrew Muller (left) and Michael Shirley (right). Photos: Aurecon

Swiegers appoints new CFO to Aurecon

Newly-appointed Aurecon chief executive Giam Swiegers has named a new chief financial officer, and has added a new divisional managing…
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Business concerns over lack of Melbourne deal

Business and industry groups are expressing concerning about the lack of progress towards a deal to privatise Australia‚Äôs largest container…
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Ports of Auckland

Rail key to Ports of Auckland’s Waikato freight hub

Ports of Auckland management has announced it has signed a conditional agreement to buy 33 hectares of land at Northgate…
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Warren Truss minister for infrastructure and regional development. Photo: Greg Dickins / Lloyds List Australia

Broad, Kilgariff pay tribute to departing Truss

The Australasian Railway Association and the Australian Logistics Council are among the bodies who paid tribute to the retiring minister…
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Warren Truss at the 2015 Lloyds List Awards. Photo: Greg Dickins

Truss to retire from politics

Leader of the Nationals and minister for infrastructure and regional development Warren Truss will retire from Parliament, in a move…
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