November 30, 2020
Narrabri to North Star (Phase 1) ISCA “Excellent” IS Design rating certification
Narrabri to North Star (Phase 1) project is the first Inland Rail project to be verified for an Infrastructure Sustainability (IS) rating. The IS rating is a comprehensive system for evaluating sustainability across design, construction and operation phases of infrastructure projects and assets. It is administered by the Infrastructure Council of Australia which is a member based industry association with the purpose of enabling sustainability outcomes in infrastructure. Narrabri to North Star (Phase 1) project achieved an ‘excellent’ rating for its design.
December 2, 2020
Inland Rail project exceeds targets for sustainable practices
The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) exceeded its sustainability targets on the first completed section of the railway project between Parkes and Narromine with the redeployment of more than 98% of the existing steel rail track and recycling nearly 47,000 timber sleepers.
November 3, 2020
Annual Sustainability Report 2019-2020
This is the second annual sustainability report for ARTC Inland Rail reporting on environmental, social and economic benefits realised during the 2019-2020 financial year and progress against key sustainability objectives and targets.
November 27, 2020
Inland Rail water bores set to provide long-term benefits to Gilgandra Shire communities
The Australian Rail Track Corporation has entered into a partnership with the Gilgandra Shire Council to explore the drilling of four bores across the Gilgandra Shire over the next two years, as part of the Inland Rail project in the region.
September 7, 2020
Flora and fauna in Victoria fact sheet
Fact sheet with information about our approach to minimising impacts on native plants and animals along the Inland Rail corridor in Victoria.
August 6, 2020
Concrete evidence of our commitment to innovation in sustainability
In keeping with our commitment to embrace innovation in sustainability, Inland Rail is the first rail infrastructure project in Australia to install certified carbon neutral concrete culverts.
June 25, 2020
Designing a foundation for success
Inland Rail is being designed and built to ensure ARTC delivers a modern national transport supply chain that will support Australia’s economic development for at least the next 100 years.
May 29, 2020
Last month, we conducted condition and contamination assessments of the timber sleepers along the project alignment.
May 22, 2020
New round of Community sponsorships and donations open
Are you a community group or organisation which contributes to local and regional prosperity, wellbeing or sustainability?
May 22, 2020
Keeping it green for World Environment Day
We encourage our suppliers and partners to build a sustainability culture to deliver positive outcomes for local environments, supply chains and communities.