Monday 28th May, 2018
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NSW signs up for Inland Rail

New South Wales has become the second state to formally join the Inland Rail project, following the signing of a…
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New regional freight strategy to be developed for WA

The McGowan government has started its development of a new freight strategy, with a focus on creating an up-to-date multi-modal…
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Aurizon cancels bid for Galilee Basin rail funds

Freight rail operator Aurizon has announced that it is withdrawing its application for federal funding to build a rail corridor…
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Fullerton: Inland Rail to conquer road by 2030

The Inland Rail project will get more freight on rail and off roads along the east coast between Melbourne and…
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Bradken boss to retire

Long time Bradken CEO and MD Brian Hodges will step down from the company in a difficult period as it…
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Future locos to focus on fuel and emissions

Technology roadmaps for locomotives of the future focus on two key areas according to GE Transportation’s Pete Lawson: fuel and…
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Rail technology roadmaps: a Canadian perspective

The recent Rail Technology Workshop saw senior rail executives come together to kick-start the development of a technology strategy and…
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Bligh tells Waratah Coal alternative needed to Shoalwater Bay

Waratah Coal was left exposed politically today as Queensland premier Anna Bligh effectively backed federal environment minister Peter Garrett’s rejection…
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