Monday 17th Jun, 2019
Freight travel times between Mount Isa and Townsville will be reduced by 50 minutes due to upgrades undertaken while the rail line received emergency repairs.

Queensland freight rail travel times slashed by 50 minutes

Freight travel times between Mount Isa and Townsville will be reduced by 50 minutes due to upgrades undertaken while the…
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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.

Mt Isa freight line to reopen following floods

One of Queensland’s most important freight routes, the Mt Isa rail line, is expected to reopen on April 29 after…
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Australian Government strengthens seasonal measures to manage stink bug risk

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has released its proposed measures for brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) in response…
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Federal Government announces national freight plan

The Federal Government has announced the details of its plan to improve the efficiency of freight transport networks throughout Australia….
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Aussie almonds allowed access into Chile after agreement

Australian almonds can now be exported to Chile as the two nations enter into an agreement of new market access…
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EOI open to deliver Gowrie to Kagaru section of Inland Rail

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are now open to design, build, finance and maintain the section of Inland Rail from Gowrie…
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Queensland releases 10-year freight strategy

The Queensland Government has released its 10-year vision for the state’s freight industry, which provides a framework to address challenges…
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Metro Trains to use recycled glass sand for level crossings

Metro Trains Melbourne has altered their specifications to enable more than 900 tonnes of recycled glass sand to be used…
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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.

Inland Rail link with Port of Brisbane to supercharge trade

The Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has applauded the recent release of the ‘SEQ City Deal Proposition’ by the Queensland Government…
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