Two workers standing beside the rail line

September 21, 2021

ARTC to unite New South Wales and Queensland through Inland Rail border project

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has harnessed the skills of multi-national construction firm Laing O’Rourke for the delivery of civil works for Inland Rail sections in Northern New South Wales and Southern Queensland.

ARTC employee working on a rail bridge

September 21, 2021

ARTC takes billion-dollar step towards Inland Rail construction in New South Wales

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has engaged global leaders in sustainable solutions for infrastructure to deliver the Inland Rail Southern Civil Works Program valued at more than $1.2 billion.

Southern Cotton employees inspecting bales

September 13, 2021

Riverina cotton farmers eye Inland Rail benefits

In a decade, Southern Cotton in the NSW Riverina has grown from a first-year production of 166,000 bales to a total of 1.5 million bales bound for the Port of Melbourne.

Members of the Hope Horizons Cancer Wellness Centre committee dressed in roaring twenties style for the All Aboard for Hope event sponsored by Inland Rail

September 3, 2021

All Aboard for Hope a roaring success

Hope Horizons Cancer Wellness Centre has provided free allied health services to more than 500 cancer patients and their carers from Toowoomba and surrounds during its three years of operation. We were proud to support their recent Gatsby-themed event, All Aboard for Hope, to raise awareness and funds for this vital service.

Aerial view of sleepers being laid on a section of the Inland Rail alignment

September 3, 2021

Sketching out the Inland Rail Delivery Strategy

In September 2020, we announced the Inland Rail Delivery Strategy. This included a change to our procurement process to make it more collaborative, projects smaller and less complicated, and with more opportunities for industry to participate.

Large group of Indigenous students from Harristown State High School gathered at the Young Dreaming workshop

September 3, 2021

Helping Indigenous students dream big at Harristown High

Thomas Draper is a man on a mission to share his story of hope and resilience with Indigenous youth to help reduce the rate of suicide amongst his people. We’re proud to support the delivery of his motivational program, Young Dreaming, at schools across the region.

Local civil works subcontractor standing with machinery used to build Inland Rail

September 3, 2021

It’s time to get ‘Inland Rail-ready’

Most of the benefits of Inland Rail will be felt in Queensland, with a forecast of about $7.8 billion in gross state product and nearly 12,000 direct and indirect jobs generated. With plenty of opportunities for involvement, now’s the time to get Inland Rail-ready.

Proposed grade separation at Chamberlain Road, Gowrie Mountain

September 3, 2021

Border to Gowrie EIS update

The draft Border to Gowrie Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) was published by the Queensland Coordinator-General (CG) earlier this year. During this time, members of the community were given an opportunity to view the draft EIS and make a submission, with more than 500 submissions received.

Representatives of the Australian Rail Track Corporation and preferred civil works proponent BHQ Consortium

September 3, 2021

Preferred Civil Works Program proponent awarded

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has taken another step towards construction of Inland Rail in Queensland following an agreement with a locally owned and operated joint venture for civil works within the Border to Gowrie section.

Two rail workers measuring out materials for concrete sleepers as part of the Inland Rail alignment

September 3, 2021

ARTC takes first step towards Inland Rail construction in Queensland

The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has taken another step towards construction of Inland Rail in Queensland with the signing of an agreement with a Brisbane-based joint venture.

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