Friday 20th Apr, 2018
Anthony Albanese, ASA

$580m not enough for Inland Rail: Albo

Anthony Albanese says the $580 million committed by the Turnbull Government to Inland Rail in the federal budget is not…
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Newcastle coal protestors. Photo: Break Free Australia

Drama at ports as Newcastle blocked, Patrick-MUA bicker

With additional reportage by Ian Ackerman. It’s been a dramatic few days on Australia’s waterfront, with climate change protestors blocking…
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Photo: Aurizon

Aurizon begins operations at Enfield

Rail operator Aurizon has started operations at its new Enfield Intermodal Logistics Centre (ILC) in Sydney’s west. Aurizon has relocated…
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Port Hedland. Credit: Southern Cross Maritime

Port Hedland volumes rise in April

Shipments of iron ore from Port Hedland were up 8.2% in April versus a year earlier, after the port bounced…
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$594m for Inland Rail in budget

Scott Morrison has committed almost $600 million to the Inland Rail project in Tuesday night’s federal budget. “We know that…
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GrainCorp train. Photo: GrainCorp

Victoria to fund $8.5m grain sidings upgrade

GrainCorp says an $8.5 million investment to upgrade state-owned rail sidings at rail sidings at major grain silos around Victoria…
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Photo: DCNS

SA construction gets a win as French firm awarded $50bn subs contract

The South Australian construction sector is set to benefit from a $50 billion contract awarded this week to French firm…
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The Aurizon locomotive derailed in north west Queensland. Photo: Queensland Rail

Floodwaters triggered acid train derailment

Drainage systems are under the microscope after the ATSB found the December 2015 derailment of a sulphuric acid train in…
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