Tuesday 20th Aug, 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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Rock supply contract won for Port of Townsville upgrade

A multi-million-dollar rock supply contract has been awarded as part of the $193 million Port of Townsville Channel Upgrade Project….
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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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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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New taskforce begins Mt Isa Line flood repairs

Queensland Rail believes it can return the heavily-flood damaged Mt Isa Line to service within eight to 12 weeks. The…
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Cane damage at Hoseshoe Lagoon near Giru in the Burdekin

Queensland floods could damage 2019 sugarcane harvest

As North Queensland enters its second week of flooding, the state’s sugarcane growers association is unsure of the extent of…
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QLD Government streamlines approvals for $1.4B Sconi project

Two million tonnes of ore per year is expected to be processed at the Queensland Sconi Project, which has been…
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