Sunday 26th Sep, 2021

WA welcomes BHP plan to employ 200 train drivers

The Western Australian Government has welcomed a BHP initiative to train and employ 200 train drivers over the next three…
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Agricultural company Viterra is introducing dynamic binning for barley across its network in preparation for the 2019/20 harvest. demand.

Viterra doubles size of grain shipment due to high demand

Viterra has loaded its single largest rail outturn in response to strong domestic and international demand for grain. The 100-wagon…
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Professor Alan Roberts from TUNRA Bulk Solids combines an analytical review of gate load determination with an experimental study employing a large, pilot scale mass-flow bin handling iron ore to examine the design of mass flow bins for train loading.

Investigation of loads acting on flow isolating gates in bulk solids storage bins

Professor Alan Roberts from TUNRA Bulk Solids combines an analytical review of gate load determination with an experimental study employing…
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Inland Rail could save agricultural industry $70M per year

Shifting agriculture and horticulture from road to rail through the Inland Rail project could reduce transport costs for the agricultural…
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Builder selected for $1.3B WA lithium plant

An engineering services company has been selected by Albemarle Lithium to construct the largest lithium hydroxide plant in Western Australia….
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Safety boost for Pilbara ore trains

An $18.66 million bridge will provide traffic with free movement over a major iron ore rail line, removing the potential…
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Rio Tinto deploys autonomous freight train in WA

Rio Tinto has completed the roll out of its autonomous freight train system across its iron ore operations in Western…
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