Victoria Gov’t to Fully Fund Melbourne Metro
Victoria will fund the $11 billion Melbourne Metro Rail project without federal help after taking a swipe at the "merchant banker" Malcolm Turnbull.
Shorten Pledges Perth Metronet Rail Funds In Elected
WA Labor's Metronet rail plan has been boosted by federal opposition leader Bill Shorten pledging federal funding and labelling it his number one infrastructure priority for...
London’s Crossrail Has Lessons for Aussie Infrastructure Funding
With debates raging across Australia about how to fund infrastructure, the phrase that keeps coming up is “value capture.”
SA Rail Upgrade to Help Save Steel Jobs
The federal government will bring forward a major South Australian rail upgrade to shore up troubled steel producer Arrium.
Qube Bid Gets Asciano Nod as Brookfield Lurks
Qube Holdings has the upper hand in its fight for Asciano after winning favour for its $9.01 billion offer from the target company's board.
Aurizon Bottom Line Hit by Writedowns
Australia's largest freight rail operator swung to a half year net loss on the back of higher-than-estimated impairments.
Tracks Ripped Up as V/Line Crisis Drags on
Hundreds of metres of railway track laid just two years ago as part of the most expensive public transport project in Victoria's history will be ripped...
Using Big Data to Optimize Rail Operations
Engineering giant Siemens is using complex data streams gathered throughout Europe and other regions to create a rail monitoring, forecasting and analytical centre of unprecedented capability....
WA Govt Under Fire over Perth Freight Link
Pressure is mounting on the West Australian government to ditch its contentious Perth Freight Link project, which would be the state's first toll road and cut...
US Train Hurtles onto Highway, Killing 3
A train making the first-ever run along a faster new route has hurtled off an overpass south of Seattle and spilled some of its cars onto...