Friday 25th Sep, 2020
Anthony Albanese, ASA

Albanese insists Briggs hasn’t stolen his thunder

With new cities minister Jamie Briggs seemingly saying all the right things, Opposition minister Anthony Albanese has reminded the public:…
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Hills M2 toll road (owned by Transurban) Photo: Creative Commons / Sardaka

Briggs defends ‘policy pivot’

Cities and built environment minister Jamie Briggs has defended the government’s policy shift on infrastructure funding, but has stopped short…
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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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Grain. Photo: Shutterstock

Rail key to export volumes: Victoria

Victoria’s government believes new infrastructure will help increase overseas export volumes, with a new report suggesting the Murray Basin Rail…
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Roy Hill train. Photo: Roy Hill

Lynxrail lands condition monitoring deal for Roy Hill

Perth-based engineering business Lynxrail has secured a contract to install its Automated Train Examiner (ATEx) technology on the new Roy…
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E-Class Melbourne tram. Photo: Liam Davies

Newman ‘delighted’ by cities minister appointment

Malcolm Turnbull’s move to appoint Jamie Briggs to the new role of minister for cities and built infrastructure has been…
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Car key. Photo: Ingram Publishing

Can one day without cars really change travel habits?

COMMENT: World Car-Free day has at its heart a noble claim – but the evidence suggests that a one-off event…
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