All posts by Philippa Edwards

Linx Cargo Care to operate Enfield Intermodal Terminal

Logistics infrastructure company Linx Cargo Care Group has successfully bid to operate the Enfield Intermodal Terminal in Western Sydney, which is currently operated by Aurizon. Linx will lease and operate the NSW Ports–owned, 15.1-hectare intermodal terminal located 18km from Port Botany, west of Sydney. Linx will operate a port shuttle service between Enfield and Port Botany … Continue reading Linx Cargo Care to operate Enfield Intermodal Terminal

New VIC facility for CTI Logistics

Western Australia–based company CTI Logistics has moved its Laverton North presence to a new 15,228sqm distribution centre in West Park Industrial Estate in Truganina, west of Melbourne. The facility comprises a 14,758sqm warehouse and a 470sqm office. The company’s warehouse was jointly developed alongside a new purpose-built distribution centre for tile and stone importer National … Continue reading New VIC facility for CTI Logistics

VTA, RFNSW advise operators on infrastructure surcharge hike

Stevedore Patrick recently advised road and rail freight operators of plans to increase infrastructure surcharges at its terminals from 12 March. The new rates are as follow: Melbourne: $47.50 per box Sydney: $41.10 per box Brisbane: $38.25 per box Fremantle: $7.50 per box The increases will apply to both road and rail transport operators for … Continue reading VTA, RFNSW advise operators on infrastructure surcharge hike

Construction begins on new Fujitsu DC in NSW

Industrial builder Vaughan Constructions has begun work on the new Australian headquarters and distribution centre of air-conditioner manufacturer Fujitsu General Australia. The five-star Green Star energy–rated development is being built in Eastern Creek in Western Sydney, New South Wales. The 11,093sqm facility will house Fujitsu General Australia’s head office, 8,500sqm distribution warehouse and the company’s support service, … Continue reading Construction begins on new Fujitsu DC in NSW

Linfox to be “first mover” on electric vehicle technology: Peter Fox

Peter Fox, Chairman of Australian logistics company Linfox, has shared his thoughts on the viability of electric trucks in Australia in an interview with The Australian Financial Review. Fox noted that while he is keen on electric trucks, the company will wait until highways are equipped with charging stations before upgrading its fuel-powered fleet. “We … Continue reading Linfox to be “first mover” on electric vehicle technology: Peter Fox