October 23, 2020
WSP Australia appointed for preliminary works on Inland Rail in Southern NSW
Engineering firm WSP Australia has been appointed to deliver the reference design and accompanying primary approvals documentation for the Albury to Illabo and Stockinbingal to Parkes projects of Inland Rail.
October 17, 2019
Industry briefing presentation October 2019
Presentation from the Industry Briefing held in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne in October 2019.
September 24, 2020
Inland Rail procurement strategy to enhance industry and regional Australia
Australia’s most significant freight infrastructure project, Inland Rail, has launched a new procurement and packaging plan to industry – promising to accelerate benefits to business and regional communities sooner.
August 7, 2020
Australian Industry Participation plan summary – project phase
The Inland Rail Australian Industry Participation (AIP) Plan – Summary, prepared in accordance with the Australian Jobs Act, provides an overview of opportunities for goods and services providers, the standards applicable to Inland Rail, and details of AIP activities to be undertaken by Inland Rail and its procurement entities.
July 21, 2020
Toowoomba business community is ‘on demand’
Last month, Business@Dusk, an initiative of Toowoomba Chamber of Commerce and the University of Southern Queensland, featured an insightful presentation from North Star to Gowrie Project Director, Rob McNamara about the opportunities Inland Rail brings to the greater Toowoomba region.
July 3, 2020
Federal Government names Inland Rail as a priority project
Inland Rail is one of 15 major infrastructure projects to be prioritised for approval under a bilateral arrangement between the Federal Government, State and Territory governments.
July 3, 2020
Helidon to Calvert newsletter out now
The latest Helidon to Calvert project newsletter was letterbox dropped in June.
July 1, 2020
Northern NSW industries eye potential freight hub future – EY report
Regional communities across Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland will benefit from a boost of up to $13.3 billion in Gross Regional Product over the next 50 years off the back of Inland Rail’s construction, according to a new report from EY (formerly Ernst & Young) on behalf of the Australian Government.
June 3, 2020
Albury to Illabo Project update June 2020
The Albury to Illabo project is currently in Reference Design stage and was classified as State Significant Infrastructure (SSI) by the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment in May.
June 3, 2020
Proposals in train to connect the Riverina to Inland Rail
A refrigeration hub in Parkes, an expanded intermodal facility in Wagga Wagga and an upgrade to the Stockinbingal to Griffith rail line are among the local ideas earmarked for further development under the Australian Government’s $44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program.