Saturday 27th May, 2017
Manila container terminal. Photo: Creative Commons / Theurbanhistorian

Manila operator turns to ‘inland port’

The operator of a Manila shipping terminal will utilise rail to operate an ‘inland port’, in an effort to deal…
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Port of Fremantle - Photo Fremantle Ports

Mayor fears Freo port sale could be bad for rail

Fremantle mayor Brad Pettitt is concerned the sale of the port to a profit-focused, private operator will lock the city…
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Moorebank Intermodal Terminal. Graphic: MICL

Port Botany rail is “mediocre,” says Qube boss

Transport and logistics firm Qube expects the Moorebank Intermodal Project in Sydney to commence construction in 12 months and be…
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Ardlethan siding. Photo Creative Commons / Mattinbgn

Two rail sidings named for upgrade

NSW roads, maritime and freight minister Duncan Gay has announced the first two projects which will receive funding under a…
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Viterra port infrastructure photo Viterra

Viterra to move off rail in Mallee region

Grain handler Viterra will discontinue the use of G&W trains in the Mallee region of South Australia later this year,…
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DP World West Swanson Dock, Port of Melbourne. Photo: David Sexton

DP World implements direct rail service to Melbourne dock

Container stevedore DP World says its Melbourne terminal is the first to deliver a true on-dock rail service, with direct…
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Two fortescue locos - Photo FMG

Twiggy labels rivals ‘hysterical’ as Abbott flips script

Tony Abbott has backpedalled over his support for an iron ore inquiry after Rio and BHP denounced the idea, leading…
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Aurizon, Lance Hockridge - Photo Aurizon

How Aurizon will hit its ambitious workforce goal

Aurizon boss Lance Hockridge has delivered an impassioned address at the AHRI Diversity & Inclusion Conference, detailing the steps the…
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