Pacific National

Downer awarded $1bn train maintenance contract

Rail freight business Pacific National has awarded engineering firm Downer a $1 billion contract to provide maintenance services to 300 of the Asciano subsidiary’s train fleet.

Mineral Resources launches $70m rail fleet

Mid-tier iron ore miner Mineral Resources’ $70 million investment in six new trains has kicked off its stated 20-year commitment to the Yilgarn region.

Esperance, Hedland ports test private interest

The private sector is playing an increasing role in port development across Western Australia, as rising demand outstrips the government’s capacity to deliver.

Cazaly deal with Pacific National

Cazaly Resources has announced Asciano subsidiary Pacific National as its preferred rail haulage partner for the Parker Range iron ore project near Southern Cross.

Kewdale rail terminal to grow

National rail freight operator, Pacific National, has signed a longterm lease agreement with the state government to secure an additional 38 hectares of land adjoining its Kewdale site.