Saturday 20th Jul, 2019

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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Fortescue approves $3.7B Iron Bridge project

Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) and its joint venture partner Formosa have approved Stage 2 of the Iron Bridge Magnetite Project,…
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Australian and UK rail industries partner to boost exports

The UK and Australasian rail trade bodies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will lead to greater co-operation and…
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Port

Construction and dredging contract worth $127M won for Port of Cairns upgrade

The $127 million Cairns Shipping Development Project, expected to deliver an $850 million boost for the regional economy, is one…
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Port of Port Hedland breaks records

The Port of Port Hedland has achieved a new record tonnage on a single tide, according to the Pilbara Ports…
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Global port operator DP World has acquired an additional stake in DP World Australia from Gateway Infrastructure Investments and other financial investors.

DP World acquires larger stake in DP World Australia

Global port operator DP World has acquired an additional stake in DP World Australia from Gateway Infrastructure Investments and other…
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A timber company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Flinders Ports to exclusively develop a port operating model for a proposed seaport on Kangaroo Island.

MoU signed to develop woodchip and timber port

A timber company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Flinders Ports to exclusively develop a port operating model…
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Port Hedland. Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

Two companies shortlisted to future-proof Port of Port Hedland

The Pilbara Ports Authority has shortlisted two companies to build and operate a new general cargo facility at the Port…
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Coal. Photo: Shutterstock.

Queensland goods exports hit new record high

Queensland’s goods exports for the 12 months to November 2018 have been valued at $80.5 billion, 12.4 per cent higher…
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