Sunday 11th Apr, 2021
The Australian Rail Track Corporation has appointed a company to enhance project governance and support decision making for the $10 billion Inland Rail project.

Inland Rail signalling contract won

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has awarded a contract worth more than $30 million for signalling design and the…
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Shipping container solution supplier SCF has acquired Townsville-based business Tropical Containers, expanding into the northern Queensland market.

SCF acquires Tropical Containers

Shipping container solution supplier SCF has acquired Townsville-based business Tropical Containers, expanding into the northern Queensland market. The acquisition aims…
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Upgrade works start on Murray Basin Rail Project

Almost 70,000 sleepers are being installed between Korong Vale and Sea Lake, Victoria, to improve rail freight efficiency as part…
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Richard Wankmuller will retire this year as Chief Executive Officer of Inland Rail at the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC).

Richard Wankmuller to retire as Inland Rail CEO

Richard Wankmuller will retire this year as Chief Executive Officer of Inland Rail at the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC)….
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December exports boosted by ore, cereals and coal

Ores, cereals and coal exports have helped create a $9 billion goods trade surplus for December, up $7.4 billion from…
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John Holland has acquired RCR Tomlinson Group’s rail business in late December 2018, after the engineering firm was placed into voluntary administration.

Intermodal freight hub under construction in Wagga Wagga

Construction is underway on the next stage of the Riverina Intermodal Freight and Logistics (RIFL) hub, which will enable the…
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Freight transport improvements at Port Botany are one step closer, with major firms shortlisted to design and build the Botany Rail Duplication and Cabramatta Loop projects.

ARTC signs $80M contract for local manufacturing

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has signed an $80 million contract for the local manufacture of Inland Rail turnouts…
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Applications are open for grants worth $4 million to fund projects that enhance traceability in the food supply chain to improve trust in Australian-grown products.

New freight data sharing study published

A new study has used freight data sharing trials from companies such as Woolworths, Nestle and Toll Group to identify…
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