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Lendlease Chosen to Lead New Melbourne Metro
Infrastructure
Monday July 17 2017

Lendlease Chosen to Lead New Melbourne Metro

The construction and finance giants chosen to build the now dumped East West Link will take the reigns of Melbourne's new $11 billion rail tunnel, the...

Vic’s $1.4b Infrastructure Win
Infrastructure
Wednesday June 28 2017

Vic’s $1.4b Infrastructure Win

Victoria has won its $1.4 billion spat with Canberra over its reward for selling the Port of Melbourne lease, with money now flowing to regional rail...

Transport: it’s About Relationships, Not Numbers
Infrastructure
Monday March 20 2017

Transport: it’s About Relationships, Not Numbers

How often do people tell you that transport planning is a numbers game? How many people think transit planning is about modelling, data analysis and statistical...

Rail Link Chaos Across Sydney
Civil
Wednesday January 11 2017

Rail Link Chaos Across Sydney

Sydney will be hit with more traffic chaos over the coming months as buildings are torn down to make way for the new Sydney Metro rail...

VIC:Sky Rail to go Ahead as Challenge Fails
Infrastructure
Thursday December 22 2016

VIC:Sky Rail to go Ahead as Challenge Fails

The residents group behind a failed legal challenge to the $1.6 billion Melbourne sky rail project have vowed to keep fighting it.

V/Line Ends Horrible Year with $23m Loss
Infrastructure
Friday October 14 2016

V/Line Ends Horrible Year with $23m Loss

A horror year with thousands of cancelled trains and poor maintenance has led Victoria's regional train network to post a $23 million loss.

Vic ‘Sky Rail’ Fight Continues
Civil
Friday October 14 2016

Vic ‘Sky Rail’ Fight Continues

A $1.6 billion Melbourne "sky rail" project was kept secret by the state government to avoid a political backlash, a court has been told.

Brisbane Rail Link Opens 130 Years Late
Infrastructure
Tuesday October 4 2016

Brisbane Rail Link Opens 130 Years Late

It took 130 years to get there and then left 20 minutes late but there were no grumbles from commuters as the first train departed on...

Brisbane’s Cross River Rail to Cost $5.4b
Infrastructure
Monday June 20 2016

Brisbane’s Cross River Rail to Cost $5.4b

It will cost about $5.4 billion to build a much-needed second river rail crossing in Brisbane to ease traffic congestion, Queensland's deputy premier says.

Infrastructure
Jul 4 2018
Labor's Rail Plan Leaves a $20b Black Hole

There's a $20 billion black hole in the federal opposition's plan for two rail projects in Sydney's west, the Turnbull government says.

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Infrastructure
Jun 20 2018
New $3bn Fast Train for Sydney's West

A $3 billion high-speed underground rail line connecting Sydney's CBD to Parramatta is set to be the centrepiece of the NSW government budget.

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Civil
Apr 10 2018
NSW Won't be Held to Ransom on Light Rail

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says her government won't be held to ransom by a Spanish subcontractor building the delayed Sydney light rail project to the eastern...

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Public
Mar 27 2018
Melbourne's Iconic Flinders Street Station Glorious Restoration

It's been dirty work scraping more than 10 tonnes of pigeon poo from the dome of one of Melbourne's most iconic buildings.

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Infrastructure
Mar 20 2018
Sydneysiders to Ditch Cars by 2056: Report

Planners envisage that by the middle of this century most Sydneysiders will be able to reach their place of work within 30 minutes using public transport...

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Infrastructure
Mar 15 2018
Australian Train Stations Score Poorly on Precinct Integration and Value Capture

Australian transit hubs are behind global counterparts due to age, low integration with precincts, and return on property value but have a significant opportunity to add...

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Mar 7 2018
Flawed Trains to be Used for Comm Games

Flawed new Queensland Rail trains will be used during the upcoming Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, despite an Australian Human Rights Commission ruling.

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Civil
Feb 1 2018
Victoria's West Gate Tunnel Works Underway

Work has begun on Victoria's controversial West Gate Tunnel, as it remains uncertain exactly who will foot the bill for the $6.7 billion project.

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Infrastructure
20 Dec, 2017
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...

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