Monday 19th Feb, 2018
Brookfield wooing Asciano credit Shutterstock

Brookfield wooing Asciano shareholders

Bermuda-based group Brookfield is holding a series of briefings this week, looking to win over the voting shareholders of Australian…
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Scott Morrison. Photo: file

New treasurer good for Asciano, Graincorp takeovers?

Stock price bumps to both Asciano and Graincorp may suggest new treasurer Scott Morrison is good news for foreign businesses…
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Credit: Damien Bennett; atlas.nsw.gov.au

ChAFTA legislation hits Parliament

The Australian Minerals Council and Australian Dairy Industry Council are among the industry bodies to have welcomed the introduction of…
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Coal train. Photo: ARTC

Inland Rail to add $22.5bn to economy: Truss

The proposed Inland Rail connection between Brisbane and Melbourne will cost around $10bn, “but not building it will cost us…
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AutoCAD Inventor design image of shiploader.

QBT’s Replacement Grain Handling Shiploader

Brisbane-based engineering firm Engineering Applications (ENAP) has recently completed a project for the design, fabrication and installation of a replacement…
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Grain. Photo: Shutterstock.

Glencore could sell grain interests in shakeup

Commodities giant Glencore has announced a $14.5bn debt reduction program, which includes the potential divestment of its share in various…
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Brookfield rail. Photo: Creative Commons / Gnangarra

Grain bodies urge ACCC to block Asciano sale

Brookfield’s proposed takeover of ASX-listed logistics and infrastructure firm Asciano will hurt the competitiveness of WA’s grain industry, according to…
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Telestack TS 550 rail mounted ship loader in operation at Illichivisk Port, Ukraine.

Customised radial telescopic ship loader for Ukrainian grain port

Telestack has recently delivered a new TS 550 radial telescopic ship loader to Ukrainian stevedoring company Transervic, which operates in…
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