Infrastructure

Cardno warns on H1 profit

Tapering of mining investment weighs on infrastructure consultancy group, shares slump 20%.

Australia’s power infrastructure debacle

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Not only did we spend too much over the past decade creating excessive network capacity, but the system we have is already outdated.

Qld govt to back major mine railway

by AAP
Newman govt to sign deal to support rail line linking largest coal mine to key port.

Abbott starts G20 with bilateral talks

by AAP
Trade, infrastructure on the agenda for first talks with leaders of Brazil, Italy, Spain.

Business heads lobby G20 leaders

Business leaders to lobby G20 leaders with policy initiatives they believe will help exceed global growth targets.

We should question G20 claims of a global infrastructure shortfall

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Too often infrastructure projects are chosen for short-term political gain rather than for society's benefit. It's time for more open debate about infrastructure needs.

G20 could create building body: Thodey

by AAP
Telstra boss upbeat about plans aimed at stimulating investment in new infrastructure as a way to create jobs and drive global economic growth.

DP World warns on privatised ports

DP World boss says con­sumers will pay if state govts secure 'excessive' prices for ports.

Infratil returns cash to shareholders

by AAP
Infrastructure investment company to return $NZ120m through special dividend, share buyback.

PM sees G20 infrastructure win

Global support for Sydney-based centre to unlock $2 trillion in private infrastructure spending.

Mexico cancels Chinese bullet train deal

by AFP
Bidding process to restart after legitimacy, transparency issues raised.

Truss flags infrastructure review

by AAP
MP asks Infrastructure Australia to review major projects and identify priorities.

Transfield awaits Ferrovial nod on confidentiality agreement

Spanish suitor understood to be pushing back over key access clause.

Ferrovial considers ditching Transfield bid

Tensions seen on rise as Transfield prepares to outline objections at AGM.

Ferrovial rejects Transfield agreement

Talks stall as Spanish bidder baulks at terms of confidentiality agreement: report.

Mining port capacity tightening: Deloitte

by AAP
Report says surge in export volumes straining port, railway facilities.

Replacing Australia’s coal-fired energy

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To ensure energy security, Labor and the Coalition need to skip the politicking and work out what will supply tomorrow's power.

Aust given time on China bank

Govt has until end of next year to join Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank as founding member.

China, 20 nations sign MOU on Asian bank

Australia yet to decide on infrastructure bank membership, Japan says questions remain.

APA eyes FY15 earnings lift

Natural gas infrastructure group says its on track to record earnings increase up to 9% to $760m.

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