Rail sleeper manufacturer Austrak acquired for $50.5M

Rail sleeper manufacturer Austrak acquired for $50.5M

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//August 07, 2018

Laing O’Rourke’s concrete rail sleeper manufacturer, Austrak, has been acquired by a rail technology company for $50.5 million.

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CPB Contractors wins $260M infrastructure works contract

CPB Contractors wins $260M infrastructure works contract

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//June 21, 2018

BHP Iron Ore has selected CPB Contractors to deliver construction of bulk earthworks, concrete and underground services for its South Flank project in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

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Foamed bitumen stabilisation proves successful alternative on WA project

Foamed bitumen stabilisation proves successful alternative on WA project

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//May 30, 2018

WA Stabilising discusses a recently completed major project for Main Roads WA in the Wheatbelt region and how foam bitumen stabilisation was used.

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Contract awarded for Berth 3 Deck construction at Port of Hedland

Contract awarded for Berth 3 Deck construction at Port of Hedland

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//May 15, 2018

Pilbara Ports Authority has announced York Civil as the successful tenderer for the Port of Port Hedland Berth 3 Deck Replacement project.

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Rio Tinto to double autonomous fleet by 2019

Rio Tinto to double autonomous fleet by 2019

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//January 05, 2018

Rio Tinto will work with Caterpillar and Komatsu to expand its fleet of autonomous haul trucks in the Pilbara by more than 50 per cent by 2019.

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Rio completes first fully autonomous rail journey in Pilbara

Rio completes first fully autonomous rail journey in Pilbara

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//October 03, 2017

Rio Tinto is a step closer to its goal of having a network of driverless trains in the Pilbara after undertaking the first fully autonomous rail journey at the Western Australian iron ore operations.

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