Tuesday 23rd Jul, 2019
John Cooper has announced his retirement from the board of bulk rail and network operator Aurzion.

Aurizon board member retires

John Cooper has announced his retirement from the board of bulk rail and network operator Aurizon. Cooper has decided to…
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Adani Australia has received a go ahead from Minister for the Environment Melissa Price for the groundwater management plans at its Carmichael coal mine and rail infrastructure project in the Galilee Basin, Queensland.

Dates set for Adani mine approvals

Approvals for Adani’s Carmichael coal mine and rail project are set to be finalised in the next three weeks. Adani’s…
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Rio Tinto selects contractor for $137M Koodaideri railway

Rio Tinto has awarded a $137 million contract to build new rail infrastructure for its Koodaideri iron ore project. NRW…
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Queensland Govt gives green light to billion-dollar coal project

The Queensland Government has approved Pembroke Resources’ billion-dollar metallurgical coal project Olive Downs, located in the Bowen Basin. Pembroke Resources…
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Drought hits GrainCorp figures, announces $59M loss

Grain receival company GrainCorp has attributed a $59 million loss in the six months ending March 31, 2019 to drought…
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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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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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Australian resource export value expected to surge

Australia’s resources export values are expected to hit $278 billion in 2018–2019, a “sizeable upward revision” due to an improved…
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