Queensland opens rail contracts

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Rail company Aurizon faces a challenge to parts of its core business with the Queensland Government throwing open the state’s rail freight...

Brisbane put up for sale…

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The Queensland Government will sell a raft of state-owned transport and infrastructure assets, most notably the port of Brisbane, in an effo...

POTA/QR hook up

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Kaplan/DP World joint venture P&O Trans Australia (POTA) and Queensland Rail (QR) are extending their logistics partnership with the creatio...

…QR/Kaplan want Moore

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Queensland Rail (QR) has joined forces with property developer Stockland and Kaplan Funds Management (KFM) to create a new intermodal rail f...

AustralAsia Railway turns corner

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FreightLink, the operator of the AustralAsia Railway (AAR) between Adelaide and Darwin, has reported a significant turnaround to record its ...

QR on verge of new era

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The scheduled departure of QRNational’s first official east-west intermodal train from Melbourne’s North Dynon terminal via Adelaide to ...

Dooen it right

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A new A$9.7M freight hub will be built at Dooen in north-western Victoria, with the help of a A$2.2M grant from the state government. The pr...

Toll flexes market muscle

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After completing the takeovers of Patrick Corporation and SembCorp Logistics, Toll Holdings is now valued at A$11B and projects net profits ...

…“Leftovers” left to regroup?

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Australia’s port, transport and logistics businesses are exploring new alignments and possible takeovers in the wake of Toll Holdings’ a...

Toll/Patrick saga rolls on

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The already-eight-month-long and bruising encounter between predator Toll and target Patrick looks set to continue considerably longer, desp...

…QR/B&B buy ARG

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The future of Pacific National (PN) has been brought into even starker relief by the announcement that the Australian Railroad Group (ARG), ...

Partners at war over PN

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Despite low key beginnings, the fight between 50:50 partners Toll Holdings and Patrick Corporation over joint venture rail company Pacific N...