Wednesday 28th Sep, 2016
Photo: Port of Melbourne

Industry likes port sale, calls for investment

Australia’s freight and logistics industry has praised the opportunities for rail investment opened up by the privatisation of the Port…
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Money. Photo: Jim Wilson

Downer reveals contract wins

Downer EDI has announced five new contracts valued at more than $250 million for its mining services businesses. The company…
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Coal. Photo: Shutterstock

Minerals Council slams “nonsense” coal ban claims

The Minerals Council has slammed claims from the Australia Institute that Australia’s economy “would be barely affected” by a ban…
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Private sector input welcomed for Inland Rail

Federal infrastructure and transport minister Darren Chester has invited the private sector to register its interest in the design, construction, delivery…
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Containerised woodchips return to Hobart

Containerised woodchip exports are set to make a reappearance at Hobart’s Macquarie Wharf. According to Tasmanian resources minister Guy Barnett,…
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Northline Chief Executive Craige Whitton, South Australian Transport Minister Stephen Mullighan and Gibb Group Managing Director Matt Gibb. Photo: Northline

New $23m depot for Adelaide

Transport and logistics firm Northline is investing $23 million to build a new transport and logistics facility in Regency Park,…
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Iron ore stockpiles at Port Hedland. Photo: BHP Billiton

Iron ore miners bristle at continued tax talk

The mining sector has continued its ardent opposition to a proposed $4.75 a tonne tax increase to Rio Tinto and…
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Awards night is not to be missed. Photo: Greg Dickins

Two weeks left to nominate for 2016 Australian Bulk Handling Awards!

You’ve only got two weeks left to nominate your business or someone else’s for ABHR’s prestigious Australian Bulk Handling Awards….
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First train leaves Arrium mill with rail upgrade steel

The first train carrying steel rail to upgrade South Australia’s rail network has rolled out of Arrium’s Whyalla steel mill,…
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