Rio Tinto has launched the world's first automated heavy-haul long distance rail network in Western Australia.
The world's second largest mining company Rio Tinto awarded a five-year contract for their rail renewal services to a long-term infrastructure partner.
Winners of the 2018 Civil Contractors Federation National Earth Awards have been announced, showcasing excellence in civil construction projects across the country.
A new 650-metre long access jetty and 350-metre long wharf has been constructed by construction company McConnel Dowell for mining company Rio Tinto’s $2.6 billion Amrun bauxite development on the Cape York Peninsula in Far North Queensland.
Laing O’Rourke’s concrete rail sleeper manufacturer, Austrak, has been acquired by a rail technology company for $50.5 million.
A Queensland-based firm will deliver the $2.6 million upgrade to the Evans Landing Wharf, including replacement of the wharf deck, in Far North Queensland.