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Government laying down tracks for the future

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Investment in rail infrastructure in the Wellbeing Budget will make trains more reliable and cut down on maintenance time and costs, rail ministers announced today.
KiwiRail will kick off the process of getting more than 100 new locomotives and 900 new container wagons, replacing and repurposing old and outdated stock, as part of the Wellbeing Budget’s $1 billion…

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Speech to the Australasian Rail Association Conference 2019

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Thank you all for the opportunity to speak with you today and to talk about the future of rail in Aotearoa New Zealand.
The importance of rail to our coalition Government can’t be understated. All three parties that support this government have each been strong advocates for rail. Whether it’s boosting growth in our regions, reducing carbon emissions,…

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