Strike action at Fremantle Port has been temporarily suspended following a move this morning by the federal government to intervene, it is understood.
Qantas will use a $802 million land sale to reduce debt and may yet move its headquarters to the same divested property.
A charter flight departing from the Busselton-Margaret River airport to Fortescue Metal’s Pilbara operations marked the first of its kind for the company’s regional fly-in, fly-out workers.
Construction of the Byford Rail extension has been approved by the Environmental Protection Authority, while it is not yet clear if an elevated rail option will proceed.
Truckies arriving in Western Australia from high risk jurisdictions will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result before entry, after a scare late last week.
Mundijong Road and Thomas Road will be among the roads receiving upgrades after the state government announced a $27 million safety program today.
Osborne Park-based Decmil Group has been contracted to build a bridge over BHP’s Yandi rail line and complete road restoration works in the Pilbara.