November 28, 2023

Sustainability at the forefront of Narrabri to North Star Phase 1 project

Inland Rail has salvaged an extraordinary 20,000 tonnes of steel from its recently completed Narrabri to North Star Phase 1 project to store for future usage, and is also donating additional steel and other materials to construction projects in New South Wales and Queensland, and to local community groups.

September 7, 2023

Inland Rail collects major sustainability award for Stockinbingal to Parkes design

Inland Rail has officially received its award from the Infrastructure Sustainability Council (IS Council) for the ‘Excellent’ Design rating for the Inland Rail Stockinbingal to Parkes project at the Infrastructure Sustainability Council Annual Conference Certification Dinner in Melbourne.

March 30, 2023

Inland Rail buys first Queensland biodiversity offsets property

Inland Rail has purchased its first biodiversity offset property in Queensland, buying 2,800ha in Canning Creek, located around 40km south of Millmerran.

October 30, 2023

Landscaping and vegetation management in construction

This document provides information on our construction partner McConnell Dowell's vegetation management and site rehabilitation plans to minimise impacts in Victoria.

January 24, 2023

Inland Rail launches fourth Annual Sustainability Report

Inland Rail has published its fourth Annual Sustainability Report, showcasing the positive social, environmental, and economic outcomes Inland Rail and its project delivery partners have achieved in FY22 and articulating our actions to promote a sustainable future.

May 18, 2023

Annual Sustainability Report 2021-2022

This is the fourth annual sustainability report for Inland Rail reporting on environmental, social and economic benefits realised during the 2021-2022 financial year and progress against key sustainability objectives and targets.

November 30, 2022

Circular Economy at Inland Rail poster

Inland Rail prioritises circular economy principles as a tool to embed sustainability across the project by- reducing the introduction of virgin materials throughout construction of the alignment; salvaging, repurposing and reusing materials from the existing rail corridor on the new alignment; and mitigating waste through new design processes.

December 1, 2022

Decarbonising Inland Rail poster

This document provides information on how the Inland Rail project will aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 15%.

September 13, 2022

Inland Rail nominated in two categories at the Infrastructure Sustainability Council (ISC) Awards

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) Inland Rail program has been nominated for awards in two categories of the 2022 Infrastructure Sustainability Council (ISC) Annual Awards, celebrating best practice across the Australia and New Zealand infrastructure sectors.

August 8, 2022

Inland Rail unveils new solar powered signalling system at Coolleearlee

Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has turned to environmentally friendly solar power to provide electricity to our new Inland Rail signalling system at Coolleearlee, NSW, the first time Inland Rail has used a solar solution on the network.

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