All posts by Melanie Stark

Queensland trials most advanced driverless car in Australia

For six kilometres the $1.5 million Renault ZOE2 automated vehicle navigated roundabouts, cross streets and driveways through Brisbane, Queensland. The car is built with with high-tech sensors, LIDAR, cameras, computers and software to record data for research. The car is built with with high-tech sensors, LIDAR, cameras, computers and software to record data for research. … Continue reading Queensland trials most advanced driverless car in Australia

Over station development and metro transit

George Marton, Director, Strategic Advisory at Colliers International discusses metro transit development in Australia’s major cities and the impact on infrastructure. With the opening of the Sydney Metro Northwest in June 2019 and the Southwest Metro planned for 2024, Sydney has commenced the process of establishing an underground metro network. Planning is well underway for … Continue reading Over station development and metro transit

Melbourne-based Arrow acquires Sydney Sideloaders

Melbourne-based Arrow Transport and Logistics has acquired Sydney Sideloaders, a top ten container transport operator at the Port of Sydney. Part of Arrow’s ongoing strategy to grow its business, this acquisition gives Arrow an excellent footprint to commence its operations in Sydney, the company claims. Sydney Sideloaders operates primarily from its site at the corner … Continue reading Melbourne-based Arrow acquires Sydney Sideloaders

Qantas and Australia Post in $1.4bn deal

Australia Post and Qantas have announced an expanded domestic and international air freight agreement to support the growing demand for parcels. Marking nearly a century of partnership between the two brands,  Australia Post says the agreement will benefit online shoppers and businesses across Australia by increasing capacity and providing greater network flexibility to meet customer … Continue reading Qantas and Australia Post in $1.4bn deal

Industrial floor cleaning equipment – Best practices and trends in 2019

Looking for the best industrial floor cleaning equipment and techniques? Something that’s up-to-date, modern, and will serve your business well in 2019 (and many years to come)?  According to a study on commercial cleaning in Australia, this industry currently sits at $12b revenue per year, growing at a steady 5% per year, with close to 30,000 registered … Continue reading Industrial floor cleaning equipment – Best practices and trends in 2019