…as TasRail seeks funds

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Tasmanian Railway Pty Ltd (TasRail), the state government-owned successor to Asciano’s PN TasRail, has itemised a A$400M “wish-list” i...

Weedon for TasPorts

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The Tasmanian Ports Corporation (TasPorts) has appointed Sydney Ports Corporation (SPC) chief operating officer Paul Weedon as its new chief...

Tassie plan riles locals

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A plan by the Tasmanian Government to concentrate the state’s container trade in Devonport and Bell Bay has infuriated north-west and west...

Hobart zinc rethink

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The Tasmanian port of Hobart may be the winner if a review by Belgian zinc refiner Nyrstar leads to consolidation of its Australian operatio...

PN to quit Tasmania

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At least two unexpected parties have expressed interest in taking over Tasmania’s rail system after Asciano-controlled Pacific National (P...

Stevedoring shake-up in Oz

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It may not be in the same league as the new ownership of Patrick (Asciano) and P&O Ports (DP World), or the “re-birth” of Chris Corrigan...

Rail talks dragging on in Tasmania

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Despite clarification of its ownership and management, Pacific National (PN) has still not been able to reach agreement with the Tasmanian G...

Rail off track in Tasmania

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A massive row over the future of rail in Tasmania epitomises the still-to-be-resolved debate over private versus public ownership of Austral...

Tas rail still off-track

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The boardroom turmoil at rail company Pacific National (see page 13) has left the Tasmanian rail system in limbo despite the Federal and Sta...

New Tasmanian ports HQ chosen

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Tasmania’s reformed port system is to operate from headquarters in Devonport on the central north coast....

Single port body for Tasmania

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A report by independent consultants Meyrick and Associates for the Committee of Review into the Tasmanian ports system has recommended all f...

Development study for Tasmanian ports

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The Circular Head Ports Advisory Committee has commenced formulating a three-year plan for the development and management of the north-west ...