iron ore

AUSTRALIAN rail freight operator Aurizon has confirmed that it will withdraw its application to the federally-managed Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) for funding to assist with a rail solution associated…
AUSTRALIAN railfreight operator Aurizon has announced up to $A 240m ($US 174.5m) in anticipated write-downs for its half year results which are due in February 2016, and says it will…
Australia's largest railfreight operator Aurizon has sought to grow its business primarily through its heavy-haul capabilities. However, recent turmoil in global iron-ore and coal markets is creating some turbulence for…
Several companies are benefiting from what is being dubbed a railway renaissance in Africa as new opportunities emerge in markets across the continent buoyed by a rush for mineral wealth.…
Sweden's LKAB opened its newest and deepest excavation level at its iron-ore mine in Kiruna in May, which is using an automated railway to move extracted iron-ore. Kevin Smith travelled…