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2014
  1. AUG 12

    Pacific National drivers visit schools with safety message

    Pacific National train drivers will this week visit schools across Australia to mark Rail Safety Week 2014. The drivers have an important message for children living around rail corridors - don’t play around rail lines and if you do need to cross the track, do so at a clearly marked level or pedestrian crossings and STOP, LOOK, LISTEN, THINK.

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  2. AUG 5

    Pacific National welcomes new N-ViroMotive locomotives

    Pacific National has welcomed the arrival of two National Railway Equipment (NRE) Company N-ViroMotive locomotives for use in BlueScope rail operations in Port Kembla, New South Wales.

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  3. JUL 25

    Asciano commences new integrated logistics services contract in NSW

    Pacific National and C3 have commenced a new 3-year integrated logistics services contract to handle and haul approximately 175,000 tonnes of export Australian logs annually from Bathurst to Port Botany in New South Wales.
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  4. JUL 22

    Pacific National welcomes arrival of new 88 Class locomotives

    Pacific National has welcomed the Australian arrival of five new generation locomotives to be used across its Queensland coal operations.

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  5. JUL 18

    Response to recent media speculation

    Asciano Limited notes recent media speculation and confirms that it has been, and continues to be, in discussions with third parties in relation to a potential sale of a non-controlling interest in its Terminals & Logistics business division.

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  6. JUN 19

    Asciano Investor Day, 2014

    Asciano Limited hosted an Investor Day in Sydney.

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  7. APR 29

    FY14 Third Quarter Volume Update

    Asciano Limited today releases its FY14 third quarter volume update for the three months ended 31 March 2014.
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  8. MAR 19

    Asciano Addresses Australian Logistics Industry

    Asciano CEO and Managing Director, Mr John Mullen, has today called government and industry to work closely together toward a more integrated and efficient national freight network that takes account of Australia’s unique logistics challenges.
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  9. FEB 18

    FY14 Half Year Results Announcement

    Asciano is pleased to release its financial result for the half year ended 31 December 2013.
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  10. FEB 11

    Asciano Establishes Sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt Program

    Asciano Limited today announces it has established a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program to improve access for investors in the United States.
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  11. FEB 10

    Asciano reprices and extends syndicated bank facilities

    Asciano Limited advises that it has repriced and extended its $650 million syndicated bank facility maturing in October 2014 to October 2019, which represents a term of 5.7 years from the date of signing.
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  12. FEB 6

    Update on Port Botany

    Asciano Limited announces that it has been informed by the supplier of the AutoStradTM equipment for the Port Botany redevelopment project, that the majority of the AutoStradTM equipment manufactured for the project has sustained some damage during transportation by sea to Australia from Europe.
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  13. FEB 3

    Restatement of prior period earnings to reflect change to AASB 119

    Asciano Limited today announces that, consistent with its disclosure within the FY13 financial accounts, the Company will move to adopt the changes to the Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB) 119 that have come into effect for the annual reporting period ending 30 June 2014.
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  14. JAN 13

    Pacific National Coal and Whitehaven Sign New Rail Haulage Agreement

    Asciano Limited (ASX:AIO) division, Pacific National Coal, is pleased to advise that it has entered into a new Rail Haulage Agreement with Whitehaven Coal Mining Limited (Whitehaven), effective from January 2014 and expiring in June 2026.
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2013
  1. DEC 23

    Toll and Asciano strengthen rail relationship with North Queensland agreement

    Australia’s largest provider of transport and logistics services, Toll Group (Toll), has reached agreement for leading rail operator Pacific National Rail to take over operation of the North Queensland rail service of the Toll Intermodal business on 1 February 2014.
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  2. NOV 12

    2013 Annual General Meeting – Chairman, CEO and Remuneration Committee Chairman addresses

    In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.13.3, please find the addresses and accompanying slide presentation to be given by Asciano’s Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Remuneration Committee Chairman at the Annual General Meeting to be held today at 10.00am.
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  3. NOV 12

    2013 Results of Annual General Meeting

    In accordance with Listing Rule 3.13.2 and section 251AA of the Corporations Act, we advise details of the resolutions and poll results at the Asciano 2013 Annual General Meeting.
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  4. NOV 6

    C3 Wins 2013 CILT Award for Supply Chain Innovation

    C3 Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Asciano Limited (ASX:AIO), has won the 2013 Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in New Zealand (CILT) award for Supply Chain Innovation for the design and implementation of its ‘C3 Track Dashboard’
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  5. NOV 1

    Asciano Expands East Coast Operations with Acquisition of Mountain Industries

    Asciano Limited (ASX: AIO) has today finalised the acquisition of Newcastle-based integrated logistics company Mountain Industries Pty Ltd.
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  6. OCT 25

    FY14 First Quarter Volume Update

    Asciano Limited (ASX: AIO) today released its FY14 first quarter volume update for the three months ended 30 September 2013.
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  7. OCT 17

    Pacific National Wins National Project Management Award

    Pacific National Coal, a division of Asciano Limited (ASX: AIO), has taken out the Developmental Award for the delivery of its $110 million Greta Train Support Facility at the Australian Institute of Project Management’s 2013 national Project Management Achievement Awards.
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  8. OCT 1

    Notice of 2013 Annual General Meeting

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  9. OCT 1

    2013 Asciano Annual Report

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  10. SEP 25

    Bandanna revises commencement of rail haulage services for Springsure Creek

    Bandanna Energy Limited (ASX: BND) today announced that it has agreed a revision to the timing of commencement of rail haulage services for the Springsure Creek Project.
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  11. SEP 20

    Issue of Bonds Under Medium Term Note Program

    Asciano (ASX: AIO) advises that it has settled an offering of notes under a Medium Term Note Program listed on the official list of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited. Notes to the value of GBP300 million (approx AUD514 million) were issued at an all-in rate swapped back to Australian...
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  12. AUG 21

    Asciano Limited Appendix 4E Full Year Report and Presentation

    Asciano is pleased to release its financial results for the full year ended 30 June 2013.
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  13. AUG 13

    Pacific National marks Rail Safety Week with school education campaign

    Pacific National, a wholly owned subsidiary of Asciano Limited, will mark national Rail Safety Week with a new campaign aimed at educating school children about the importance of safety around railway tracks.
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  14. JUN 3

    Notice of ceasing to be a substantial holder - Challenger Limited

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  15. MAY 2

    Macquarie Australia Conference 2013 - Presentation

    A presentation to be delivered by John Mullen, Chief Executive Officer, at Macquarie Australia’s conference today. In accordance with the Listing Rules, this is for release to the market.
  16. APR 8

    Asciano 2013 Yearbook

    The Yearbook celebrates our key milestones and achievements, and gives an overview of our vision for our future – who we are, what we stand for, and the cultural journey we are on as we bring to life our key values of Safety, Customer, People and Teamwork, and Performance.
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  17. FEB 19

    Appendix 4D - Half Yearly Report and Financial

    In accordance with the Listing Rules I attach Appendix 4D - Half Yearly Report and Financial Statements for the period to 31 December 2012 for Asciano Limited.
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  18. FEB 19

    FY13 Interim Dividend

    In relation to the FY13 interim dividend.
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  19. FEB 12

    Restatement of Prior Period Earnings

    Asciano advises that, consistent with the reporting and disclosure contained in its FY12 statutory accounts, during the 2012 financial year Asciano changed its accounting policy for determining the tax base for customer contracts.
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  20. FEB 7

    RTBU commences 2 x 24 hour rolling stoppages

    Asciano today confirmed that members of the Rail Tram and Bus Union have escalated a dispute over an Enterprise Agreement for its Pacific National Coal division’s NSW employees by commencing two 24 hour rolling stoppages at 12pm today.
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  21. FEB 6

    RTBU escalates Pacific National Coal EA dispute with notification of an additional 24 hour stoppage

    Asciano today announced that 24 hours after its coal division, Pacific National Coal, first received notification from the Rail Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) of protected industrial action, the Union has escalated the EA dispute with notification of an additional 24 hour stoppage.
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  22. FEB 6

    Media Statement re Mediation

    Asciano confirms that in an ongoing attempt to reach a resolution to the current industrial dispute with the Rail Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) over a new Enterprise Agreement (EA) for the NSW employees of its Pacific National Coal division, and following discussions overnight and this morning between P...
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  23. FEB 5

    RTBU’s demands to derail Hunter Valley & Illawarra economies

    Australian transport and logistics operator, Asciano today announced that following notification of protected industrial action from the Rail Tram and Bus Union (RTBU).
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  24. JAN 8

    Appendix 3B

    New issue announcement, application for quotation of additional securities and agreement.
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  25. JAN 8

    Asciano Share Trading Policy

    An updated version of Asciano Limited’s Share Trading Policy as recently adopted by the Board.
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2012
  1. DEC 21

    Greta students give celebratory colour to Pacific National Coal opening

    Students from Greta Public School added a splash of colour to the recent opening of Pacific National Coal's new Greta Train Support Facility, with eight talented students being presented awards for a colouring competition to commemorate the big day.
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  2. DEC 19

    Pacific National Coal commits $100,000 to environmental works in Wollongong

    On 12 December 2011, Pacific National Coal was notified by the Wollongong Council of a fuel spill at Tom Thumb Lagoon.
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  3. DEC 13

    Pacific National Coal officially opens its Greta Train Support Facility

    Asciano’s coal haulage division, Pacific National Coal, today officially unveiled its new $110 million train support facility at Greta in the Hunter Valley, NSW.
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  4. NOV 20

    Pacific National Coal fast tracks $20 million expansion of Nebo Train Maintenance Facility

    Asciano’s coal haulage division, Pacific National Coal, today commenced work on the $20 million expansion of its Nebo Train Maintenance Facility in regional QLD, to meet additional customer demand.
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  5. NOV 20

    Pacific National expands Nebo facility

    The Newman Government has welcomed Pacific National Coal’s plans to invest an additional $20 million to expand its Nebo Train Maintenance facility in regional Queensland.
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  6. NOV 15

    2012 Results of Annual General Meeting

    In accordance with Listing Rule 3.13.2 and section 251AA of the Corporations Act, we advise details of the resolutions and poll results at the Asciano 2012 Annual General Meeting.
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  7. NOV 15

    2012 AGM - Chairman and CEO addresses

    In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.13.3, attached are the addresses and accompanying slide presentation to be given by Asciano’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at the Annual General Meeting to be held today.
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  8. NOV 15

    FY13 September Quarter Volume Update

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  9. NOV 5

    Asciano appoints Chief Financial Officer 2012

    Asciano Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Roger Burrows as Chief Financial Officer.
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  10. NOV 2

    Acquisition of remaining 50% interest in C3 Limited

    Asciano announces that in response to a sale process triggered by the Port of Tauranga, Patrick Auto, Bulk & General Ports Pty Limited has elected to acquire from the Port of Tauranga the additional 50% interest in New Zealand ports and stevedoring operator C3 Limited for a total consideration of A$...
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  11. OCT 9

    Ceasing to be a substantial shareholder

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  12. OCT 9

    Becoming a substantial shareholder

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  13. OCT 5

    Asciano FY12 Annual Report

    Asciano releases its FY2012 Annual Report to shareholders.
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  14. SEP 14

    New Train Services Contract Announced

    Asciano announces today that its Pacific National Coal haulage business has entered into a train services contract with BMA.
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  15. SEP 12

    Rail companies celebrate centenary with new and old

    This Friday, five competing companies will hook their locomotives together to travel from Keswick in Adelaide to Port Augusta and back as part of centenary celebrations significant to the rail industry and Australia’s Federation.
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  16. SEP 11

    Asciano secures longstanding relationship with Linfox

    Asciano advises that its Pacific National Rail business has entered into a new agreement with Linfox Australia Pty Ltd (Linfox) for the continued provision of intermodal rail freight.
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  17. SEP 4

    S&P Rating Review - Press Release

    Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it has affirmed its long-term corporate credit and senior debt ratings on Asciano Ltd. at ‘BBB-’.
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  18. SEP 3

    Asciano signs contract for automated straddles for Port Botany

    Asciano announced it has signed a contract with Cargotec Corporation, a global leader in cargo and load handling solutions, to deliver 44 automated straddle carriers between end of 2013 and early 2014.
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  19. AUG 30

    Pacific National Coal officially opens new state-of-the-art $180m Nebo Train Maintenance Facility

    Asciano’s coal haulage division, Pacific National Coal, today officially unveiled its new state-of-the-art train maintenance and provisioning facility at Nebo in regional Queensland.
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  20. AUG 22

    Asciano Limited Appendix 4E Full Year Report 2012

    Asciano is pleased to release its financial results for the full year ended 30 June 2012. Please find an Appendix 4E – Full Year Report for the year ended 30 June 2012.
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  21. AUG 21

    Asciano appoints a new Director

    Asciano Limited today announces the appointment of Mr Ralph Waters as an independent Non-Executive Director.
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  22. AUG 2

    Asciano invests in Melbourne’s future with delivery of a new Ship to Shore Crane

    In a significant move to improve productivity, Asciano has taken delivery of a new Ship to Shore (STS) crane at its Melbourne container terminal today.
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  23. JUL 23

    Annual General Meeting 2012

    Asciano Limited confirms that it will hold its Annual General Meeting at 11.00am on Thursday 15 November 2012.
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  24. JUL 20

    Asciano extends SteelLink relationships

    Asciano advises today that its Pacific National Rail business has entered into a new agreement with BlueScope Steel Limited (BlueScope) and Arrium Limited (previously OneSteel Limited) (Arrium) for the continued provision of rail linehaul services to BlueScope and Arrium.
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  25. JUL 18

    Asciano to develop expanded world-class container terminal at Port Botany

    In a significant move to improve productivity and capital returns, the Asciano Board (ASX: AIO) today approved a capital investment program to comprehensively redevelop and expand its container terminal at Port Botany in Sydney, New South Wales.
  26. JUN 29

    Asciano's commitment to investing in a strong future

    Asciano is about to receive five new Ship to Shore (STS) cranes to its Fremantle, Sydney and Melbourne container terminals that will replace older cranes and significantly increase productivity levels at each of the sites.
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  27. JUN 29

    Reporting Structure Changes

    Asciano advises today that in line with the announcement released on 25 January 2012, it will change its statutory reporting structure to commence reporting under four reportable segments from the 2012 financial year end result.
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  28. MAY 23

    Asciano appoints new Director, Pacific National Rail

    Asciano Ltd is pleased to announce that Mr Angus McKay has been appointed as Director, Pacific National Rail.
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  29. MAY 10

    MUA endorses Asciano Container Terminals Enterprise Agreement

    Asciano is pleased to announce that members of the Maritime Union of Australia have today voted to endorse a new Enterprise Agreement.
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  30. MAY 3

    Patrick Stevedores and Sydney Ports Corporation sign new lease and development agreements

    Asciano and Sydney Ports Corporation are pleased to announce that Patrick Stevedores has signed commercial agreements for the development and expansion of Patrick’s Container Terminal at Port Botany.
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  31. MAY 3

    FY12 March Quarter Update

    Asciano Group report its key operating statistics.
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  32. APR 25

    Greta community celebrates improved safety conditions for school children

    Members of the Greta community hosted a morning tea this week to celebrate improved safety conditions for local school children and the wider community following the completion of road works between Price Street and Wyndham Street.
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  33. APR 19

    Asciano reaches final agreement on Container Terminals EA

    Asciano is pleased to announce that it has reached a final agreement with the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) in respect of a new Enterprise Agreement (EA) for Asciano’s Container Terminals employees.
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  34. APR 19

    Asciano and MUA announce final agreement on Container Terminals EA

    Asciano and the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) are pleased to announce that they have reached a final agreement in respect of a new Enterprise Agreement (EA) for Asciano’s Container Terminals employees.
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  35. APR 13

    Update on Container Terminals EA Negotiations 2012

    Asciano advises that following the announcement made yesterday, Thursday 12 April 2012, the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has agreed to re-enter the Fair Work Australia (FWA) process.
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  36. APR 12

    Asciano confirms EA negotiations have reached an impasse

    Asciano today confirms that despite several attempts at conciliation before Fair Work Australia (FWA) and subsequent high level discussions involving senior MUA and Asciano negotiators, it has reached an impasse with the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) in its negotiations for a new Enterprise Agre...
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  37. APR 12

    Update on Terminals Enterprise Agreement negotiations

    Asciano advises that following its ASX release of 10 April 2012 it has held further discussions with the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) on a new Enterprise Agreement (EA) for its Container Terminals employees, and has advised the MUA this morning that these discussions have now reached an impasse...
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  38. MAR 20

    Asciano brokers deal to end impasse and applies to FWA to commence conciliation

    Asciano’s Patrick Container Terminals division today confirmed that after holding discussions with Federal and State government, it has applied to Fair Work Australia (FWA) to recommence conciliation with the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) in a bid to advance and conclude discussions on an Enterp...
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  39. MAR 14

    MUA refuses to engage in Fair Work Australia conciliation with Patrick

    Asciano confirms that negotiations for a new Enterprise Agreement (EA) for its Patrick Terminals workforce have broken down, with the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) refusing to allow the Fair Work Australia (FWA) industrial umpire to broker discussions in conciliation. The company says it is disa...
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  40. MAR 9

    Asciano Applies to Fair Work Australia to Commence Conciliation with the MUA

    Asciano’s Patrick Terminals division today confirmed it has applied to Fair Work Australia (FWA) to commence conciliation with the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) in order to advance negotiations for a new Enterprise Agreement (EA) with its workforce.
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  41. FEB 27

    Change of address

    Asciano Limited advises that from today its registered office has relocated to Level 4, 476 St Kilda Road Melbourne, 3004.
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  42. FEB 23

    Asciano Announces New Coal Haulage Contract with Bandanna Energy in Queensland

    Asciano announces today that its Pacific National Coal haulage business has entered into a 15 year performance based take or pay contract with Springsure Creek Coal Pty Ltd.
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  43. FEB 22

    AIO Appendix 4D and Half Year Report

    Asciano announces its financial results for the half year ended 31 December 2011, incorporating the requirements of Appendix 4D.
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  44. FEB 22

    Pacific National Welcomes the CFMEU’s Short Term Halt of Industrial Action at Port Kembla

    Pacific National Coal has welcomed the Construction Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU)’s short notice decision to withdraw today’s planned action at the Port Kembla Coal Terminal.
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  45. FEB 21

    Pacific National Coal Operations Impacted by Industrial Action at Port Kembla Coal Terminal

    Pacific National Coal has announced that its Port Kembla operations continue to be significantly impacted by ongoing protected industrial action between the Port Kembla Coal Terminal and its Construction Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) members.
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  46. JAN 24

    Asciano Limited announces key leadership changes

    Asciano Limited announces a number of key leadership changes to its organisational structure.
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2011
  1. DEC 21

    Secures new contract with Rio Tinto in Queensland

    Asciano (ASX: AIO) announces today that its Pacific National Coal haulage business has entered into a new 10 year performance based take or pay contract with Rio Tinto Coal Australia (RTCA) for the annual movement of 8 million tonnes (mtpa) from its Hail Creek mine 0.5mtpa from its Kestrel coal mine...
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  2. DEC 14

    Completion of share consolidation

    Asciano completes its 1 for 3 share consolidation today. This consolidation, which was achieved through the conversion of 3 fully paid ordinary shares into one fully paid ordinary share, was approved by a resolution of shareholders at the Company’s Annual General Meeting held on 10 November 2011.
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  3. NOV 21

    Asciano completes new container terminals contract with Mediterranean Shipping Company SA

    Asciano (ASX:AIO) is pleased to announce that its Patrick division has extended its long term relationship with Geneva based shipping line, Mediterranean Shipping Company SA (MSC), with the signing of a new agreement for container terminal stevedoring services.
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  4. NOV 11

    Key dates for Asciano share consolidation and New Constitution

    Following shareholder approval at the Company’s Annual General Meeting held earlier yesterday, Asciano advises that the 1 for 3 share consolidation will proceed.
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  5. NOV 10

    2011 Results of Annual General Meeting

    In accordance with Listing Rule 3.13.2 and section 251AA of the Corporations Act, we advise details of the resolutions and the proxies received in respect of each resolution are set out in the proxy summary.
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  6. NOV 10

    2011 AGM - Chairman and CEO addresses

    In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.13.3, attached are the addresses and accompanying slide presentation to be given by Asciano’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at the Annual General Meeting to be held today.
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  7. NOV 10

    FY12 September Quarter Update

    Asciano Group (Asciano), comprising Asciano Limited and Asciano Finance Trust, is pleased to report its key operating statistics.
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  8. NOV 9

    Asciano announces agreement with the MUA

    Asciano (ASX: AIO), is pleased to announce that its ports division, Patrick has reached an in principle agreement with the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) in respect of a new enterprise agreement that will cover employees at its container terminals.
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  9. OCT 28

    Asciano appoints new Director, Corporate Affairs & Communications

    Asciano announces the appointment of Ms Gillian Burrows to its senior management team as Director, Corporate Affairs & Communications.
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  10. OCT 25

    Pacific National Coal launches partnership with Anglo American

    Anglo American Chairman Sir John Parker and Chief Executive Cynthia Carroll today joined senior executives from Asciano and its Coal division, Pacific National Coal, to officially launch the first two of 18 locomotives being delivered as part of two new 10 year coal haulage contracts, commencing in ...
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  11. OCT 24

    Asciano completes bank refinancing

    Asciano announces it has completed the refinancing of its $144 billion in bank facilities.
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  12. OCT 10

    Asciano FY11 Annual Report

    Asciano releases its FY2011 Annual Report to shareholders.
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  13. OCT 10

    Asciano Operational Management Change

    Asciano announces that the head of its Patrick division, Mr Paul Garaty, will leave the Company early in the new year.
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  14. OCT 5

    Unmarketable Parcel Share Sale Facility

    Asciano is offering eligible shareholders the opportunity to sell their small shareholding through an unmarketable parcel share sale facility (Facility). The Facility will allow small shareholders to sell their shares without incurring costs.
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  15. AUG 26

    Asciano Final Dividend for the 2011 Financial Year

    As part of its 2011 Full Year Results Briefing Asciano Limited announced it would pay a final dividend of 1 cent per share for the 2011 Financial Year.
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  16. AUG 24

    Transcript of Asciano FY2011 Full Year Results Presentation

    CEO (Mr John Mullen) and CFO (Mr Angus McKay) present Asciano's FY11 highlights and operating performance, strategic direction and outlook for the year ending 30 June 2011.
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  17. AUG 24

    Asciano Limited Appendix 4E Full Year Report

    Asciano announces its financial results for the full year ending 30 June 2011 - a credible and resilient result in a difficult environment.
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  18. AUG 23

    Pacific National celebrates 20 million tonnes record at Antiene

    Pacific National’s Coal division reaches a milestone of 20 million tonnes of coal hauled to and unloaded at the Antiene Coal Unloading Facility in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales.
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  19. AUG 17

    Asciano Limited (AIO) 2011 Annual General Meeting

    Asciano will hold its Annual General Meeting at 11.00am on Thursday 10 November 2011 in the auditorium at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, 2 Clarendon Street, Southbank Victoria. A map is attached.
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  20. JUL 20

    Asciano signs a new five year Container Terminals contract with Maersk Line

    Asciano has completed a new five year contract with Danish shipping giant Maersk Line effective immediately. The new contract encompasses the movement of existing volume (approximately 503,000 containers in FY11*) combined with an additional proforma 190,000 containers per annum.
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  21. JUN 29

    Asciano successfully renegotiates Coal & Allied contract

    Asciano's Pacific National Coal haulage business has successfully completed the renegotiation of its existing coal haulage contract with Coal & Allied in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales, entering into a long term, take or pay contract for the annual movement of up to 30 million tonnes of coal.
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  22. JUN 15

    Asciano secures BHP Mitsui Coal QLD contract

    Asicano has entered into a long term, take or pay contract with BHP Mitsui Coal Pty Ltd for the annual movement of up to 4.2 million tonnes of coal in Queensland commencing on 1 January 2013.
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  23. JUN 6

    Asciano update on change from four to three business segments

    As part of its 2010 Full Year Results Announcement released to the ASX on 25 August 2010 Asciano advised the market of a portfolio restructure from four to three business segments. The restructure was implemented early in the 2011 calendar year and was not reflected in the 2011 Half Year Results.
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  24. MAY 31

    Pacific National launches construction of Nebo project

    Pacific National is investing more than $150 million into regional Queensland with the construction of four new train maintenance and provisioning facilities at Nebo, Waitara, Dysart and Callemondah.
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  25. MAY 27

    MUA has yet to guarantee there won’t be more strike action

    Patrick welcomes the eleventh hour decision by the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) to lift its industrial action at Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle container terminals but says that the parties are no closer to a resolution of this matter.
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  26. MAY 26

    Maritime Union holds country to ransom

    Patrick confirms that the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has rejected its offer to enter into voluntary conciliation and arbitration before the Fair Work Commission.
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  27. MAY 26

    Update on impact of MUA’s industrial action

    Asciano Limited (Asciano) advises that the continuing MUA industrial action is expected to have an adverse impact on its full year EBIT results.
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  28. MAY 25

    Patrick extends offer to conciliate with Maritime Union

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  29. MAY 23

    Patrick to be hit by seven day MUA industrial action

    Patrick has received notification of further action by Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) workers at all four of its container terminals, beginning 25 May 2011.
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  30. MAY 2

    24-Hour strike action at Port Kembla to impact Australian export steel market

    Patrick confirms it has received notification of additional 24 hour strike action by Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) workers at its Port Kembla Bulk and General Stevedoring operation on Tuesday 3 May 2011.
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  31. MAY 2

    Asciano announces new Executive Management appointment

    Asciano announces the appointment of Ms Alexandra Badenoch to its senior management team as the Director of Human Resources.
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  32. MAY 2

    Asciano's March Quarter operating update

    Asciano Limited (Asciano) reports its key operating statistics for the three months from 1 January 2011 to 31 March 2011.
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  33. APR 30

    Industrial action at Patrick Terminal

    Patrick has received notification of a 24-hour strike over pay negotiations at its four Australian Container Terminals beginning on Saturday 30 April.
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  34. APR 28

    New contract brings big dollars and jobs to North Qld

    Pacific National's Coal division and Xstrata strike a new export deal and agree to terms on a 10 year Access Agreement to transport magnetite concentrate produced at Xstrata’s Ernest Henry Mining (EHM) operation from Cloncurry to the Port of Townsville starting 28 April, 2011.
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  35. APR 1

    AIO Prices $1 billion of Senior Guaranteed Notes offering

    Asciano has priced an offering of US$750 million of 5.0% Senior Guaranteed Notes due April 7, 2018 and US$250 million of 6.0% Senior Guaranteed Notes due April 7, 2023 in the international and United States Rule 144A debt capital markets.
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  36. MAR 25

    Greta Train Support Facility Approved

    Pacific National will invest more than $110 million into the Hunter Valley economy and create up to 550 full time jobs during the 12 month construction of its new Train Support Facility at Greta, following approval from the NSW Department of Planning.
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  37. FEB 23

    Transcript of Asciano's FY11 Half Year Results Presentation

    Asciano's CEO (Mr John Mullen) and CFO (Mr Angus McKay) present Asciano's half year results highlights - a robust operating result, increasing returns from new and existing business.
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  38. FEB 23

    Asciano Limited (AIO) Appendix 4D and Half Year Report

    Asciano announces its financial results for the half year ended 31 December 2010, incorporating the requirements of Appendix 4D - a robust operating result, increasing returns from new and existing business.
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  39. FEB 7

    Transcript of analyst call re appointment of CEO

    The Chairman of Asciano, Malcolm Broomhead, addresses analysts and investors regarding the appointment of John Mullen as Asciano's new Chief Executive Officer.
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  40. FEB 7

    Asciano appoints Chief Executive Officer

    Asciano has appointed John Mullen as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Asciano. Mr Mullen will succeed Mark Rowsthorn.
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  41. FEB 1

    Asciano secures a further 3.5 million tonnes with Anglo American in Queensland

    Asciano has executed a long term, take or pay contract with Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd for the movement of 3.5 million tonnes per annum of coal from its Foxleigh coal mine in Queensland commencing 1 July 2012.
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  42. JAN 12

    Impact of weather conditions on Asciano’s businesses

    Asciano advises its businesses are being impacted by the ongoing severe weather conditions. In particular, the extreme rainfall across Queensland continues to affect coal rail network availability and has resulted in significant speed restrictions.
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2010
  1. NOV 23

    Patrick Autocare opens new state of the art new vehicle logistics facility in Perth

    Patrick Autocare has unveiled its new state of the art vehicle logistics facility in Perth. The gateway building to the Perth Airport Precinct, Patrick Autocare’s new 6,200sqm facility consolidates its previous existing sites into one purpose facility, to act as a convenient hub for vehicle processi...
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  2. NOV 18

    Asciano Group - Corporatisation

    On 28 June 2010, Asciano Group (the “Group”) (a stapled entity comprising Asciano Finance Trust and Asciano Limited (the “Company”)) announced a proposal to simplify the corporate structure of the Group by converting from a stapled security structure into a single holding company (“Corporatisation”)...
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  3. NOV 18

    Corporatisation

    Asciano Limited is pleased to advise that the corporatisation project has now been implemented and that it has now been fully destapled from the Asciano Finance Trust. Asciano should now be referred to as Asciano Limited statements for the destapled shares in Asciano Limited were despatched to share...
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  4. NOV 4

    Implementation of Corporatisation

    On 28 June 2010, the Asciano Group (AIO) announced that the Boards of Directors of Asciano Limited and of the Trust Company (RE Services) Limited, the responsible entity of the Asciano Finance Trust, had each approved a conditional proposal to simplify the corporate structure of Asciano Group by con...
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  5. OCT 27

    Asciano September quarter operating update

    Asciano Group (Asciano), comprising Asciano Limited and Asciano Finance Trust, is pleased to report its key operating statistics for the three months from 1 July 2010 to 30 September 2010.
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  6. OCT 18

    New Executive Management appointment to Asciano

    Asciano announces an addition to its senior management team with the appointment of Mr Mark Irwin to the position of Director, Corporate Development.
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  7. OCT 14

    Asciano withdraws application for declaration

    Asciano announces it will withdraw its application to declare access to Queensland’s rail network as it is satisfied with the strengthening of QR National’s undertaking and the legislative changes put in place by the Queensland Government.
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  8. OCT 12

    Webb Dock redevelopment will cost Victorian tax payers $1.3 billion

    Asciano Limited today called on Government to abandon the Port of Melbourne Corporation’s (PoMC) controversial $1.3 billion plan to redevelop Webb Dock as a container port, and instead commit to the short term expansion of Swanson Dock to allow time for a full and proper investigation of the merits ...
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  9. SEP 30

    Asciano secures more coal haulage contracts in NSW

    Asciano announces it has secured a long term take or pay contract with Centennial Coal in New South Wales. The contract is a renewal contract that will see Pacific National haul 4.5 m tonnes of coal from Centennial’s mines in the Southern and Western Coalfields regions of NSW for the next ten years....
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  10. SEP 22

    Asciano welcomes QCA decision to reject QR Access Undertaking

    Asciano welcomes the Queensland Competition Authority’s (QCA) Final Decision to not approve QR Network’s 2010 Draft Access Undertaking.
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  11. SEP 21

    Asciano appoints new Non-Executive Director, Ms Shirley In’t Veld

    Asciano advises that it has appointed a new Non-Executive Director to its Board of Directors. The appointment of the new director, Ms Shirley In’t Veld, will take effect from 1 November 2010. Ms In’t Veld is currently the Managing Director of Verve Energy, Western Australia’s leading energy producer...
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  12. SEP 21

    Asciano appoints first Chief Information Officer, Kelvin McGrath

    Asciano Limited, Australia’s leading transport infrastructure company, announces the appointment of its first Chief Information Officer (CIO), Mr Kelvin McGrath. Mr McGrath joins Asciano from Boral Ltd, where he has held the position of Chief Information Officer since 2001. For the last five years h...
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  13. SEP 20

    NSW Government’s port regulation can’t make up for poor transport infrastructure

    Patrick, Australia’s leading ports operator, warns the NSW Government plan to regulate pricing of rail freight services at Port Botany won’t improve port efficiency and is not the solution for putting more freight on rail. For six months or more, Patrick has repeatedly requested meetings with the va...
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  14. SEP 20

    Asciano receives credit rating upgrade from Moody’s

    Asciano announces it has received an upgrade of its credit ratings from Moody’s Investor Services. Asciano has been assigned a Baa2/Stable rating following the launch of its US$1billion 144A issuance late last week and the full and final release of security held by Asciano’s bank syndicate.
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  15. SEP 17

    Asciano prices US$1 billion of senior guaranteed notes offering

    Asciano has today priced an offering of US$400 million of 3.125% Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2015 and US$600 million of 4.625% Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2020 in the United States Rule 144A debt capital markets. The notes will be issued by Asciano Finance Limited and will be guaranteed by Asciano L...
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  16. SEP 16

    2010 Annual Report

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  17. SEP 14

    Asciano continues application for declaration of QLD coal rail network

    The NCC today released a draft recommendation that the Queensland coal rail network not be declared, which would have allowed Asciano and other freight companies a legal right to negotiate access to the track with QR National, and seek arbitration from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commiss...
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  18. SEP 2

    Asciano appoints Chief Financial Officer

    Asciano Limited announces the appointment of Mr Angus McKay to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Mr McKay will join Asciano from his position as Chief Financial Officer at Foster’s Group which he has held for over two years.
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  19. AUG 25

    Asciano 2010 full year results announcement

    Asciano reports its results for the 12 months ended 30 June 2010 - a year of strong business growth.
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  20. AUG 25

    Asciano 4E Full Year Report to 30 June 2010

    Asciano announces its financial results for the full year ended 30 June 2010.
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  21. AUG 19

    Notice of Asciano Group 2010 Annual General Meeting

    Asciano Limited confirms that it will hold its Annual General Meeting at 2.00pm on Wednesday 27 October 2010. The Asciano Finance Trust will hold a concurrent General Meeting of Unitholders. The meetings will be held in the auditorium at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention C...
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  22. JUL 1

    Asciano signs long term contract with Middlemount Coal

    Asciano announces today that it has executed a long term, take or pay contract with Middlemount Coal Pty Ltd, an incorporated joint venture between Macarthur Coal and Noble Group, for the movement of up to 3 million tonnes per annum of coal in Queensland commencing 1 January 2012. This contract is t...
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  23. JUL 1

    MCC: Middlemount project secures long term rail project

    Macarthur Coal Limited (ASX:MCC) announces that Middlemount Coal Pty Ltd (an incorporated joint venture between Macarthur Coal Limited and Noble Group Limited (SGX:NOBL)) has signed a long term take or pay contract with Pacific National Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of the Asciano Group (ASX:AIO), for the h...
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  24. JUN 28

    Asciano announces Corporatisation plans

    The Boards of Directors of Asciano Limited and of The Trust Company (RE Services) Limited1, the responsible entity of the Asciano Finance Trust, have each approved a conditional proposal to simplify the corporate structure of Asciano by converting from a stapled security structure into a single hold...
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  25. JUN 28

    Asciano completes critical step in medium term debt strategy

    Asciano today announces that it has completed the restructuring of its bank facilities. The restructure provides for the release of security held by the bank syndicate and removes prohibitions on borrowing outside the existing facilities.
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  26. JUN 15

    Asciano secures another 10.9 million tonnes with Anglo American in Queensland

    Asciano announces today that it has executed a long term, take or pay contract with Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd for the movement of a total of 16.5 million tonnes per annum of coal in Queensland commencing 1 January 2012. The signing of this 10 year agreement will generate additional r...
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  27. JUN 11

    FY10 – no final distribution

    The Chairman of Asciano Limited, Malcolm Broomhead, announces that the Board has extended the term of Asciano’s Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Mark Rowsthorn. As previously disclosed to the market, Mr Rowsthorn’s current Executive Services Deed expires on 15 June 2010.
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  28. JUN 11

    New contract for Chief Executive Officer

    The Chairman of Asciano Limited, Malcolm Broomhead, announces that the Board has extended the term of Asciano’s Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Mark Rowsthorn. As previously disclosed to the market, Mr Rowsthorn’s current Executive Services Deed expires on 15 June 2010.
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  29. JUN 4

    Cazaly appoints Pacific National as preferred rail haulage provider

    Cazaly announces it has appointed Pacific National Bulk Rail as it’s preferred Rail Haulage provider for the line haul task from the rail head to the terminal at the Port of Kwinana.
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  30. MAY 19

    Asciano applies to have Queensland coal rail track access declared

    Asciano Group has applied to the National Competition Council to have the use of Queensland’s coal rail track assets declared under the Trade Practices Act. Asciano Managing Director and CEO Mark Rowsthorn said declaration was necessary to prevent a privatised QR National from engaging in anti-compe...
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  31. MAY 13

    Asciano Investor Briefing and NSW Site Tour Presentation

    Asciano's presentation at the Investor Briefing and NSW Site Tour in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales.
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  32. MAY 12

    Asciano signs long term contract with Toll

    Asciano today announces the signing of a long term contract with Toll Holdings for the haulage of Intermodal rail freight. The contract is expected to generate revenues of up to $1 billion over the next five years. Under the contract, Asciano's Pacific National Intermodal division will supply rail h...
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  33. MAY 11

    Asciano market update

    Following a recommendation from the Audit and Risk Committee as part of the annual preparation for financial reporting, the Board of Directors of Asciano Limited (Asciano), today advises that it expects a non-cash impairment charge in some of its businesses in the second half of the year to June 201...
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  34. MAY 11

    Standard & Poor's media release

    Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services today said that Asciano Ltd.’s (Asciano, BBB-/Positive) announcement that it will undertake A$1.11 billion of asset-impairment charges across a number of the group’s assets would have no immediate impact on the group’s ratings or outlook. The impairment charges rel...
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  35. MAY 11

    Moody's affirms Asciano's Baa3 ratings

    Moody's Investors Service has today affirmed the Baa3 issuer and senior unsecured ratings of Asciano Limited ("Asciano"). The ratings outlook remains positive. The action follows the company's announcement of a pre-tax impairment charge of about A$1.11 bn, and which is primarily associated with the ...
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  36. MAY 7

    Macquarie Australia Conference

    Asciano CEO, Mr Mark Rowsthorn's presentation to the Macquarie Australia Conference.
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  37. APR 29

    Asciano March quarter operating update

    Asciano Group (Asciano), comprising Asciano Limited and Asciano Finance Trust, is pleased to report its key operating statistics for the three months from 1 January 2010 to 31 March 2010.
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  38. MAR 25

    Resignation of Chief Financial Officer 2010

    The Chairman of Asciano Limited, Mr Malcolm Broomhead and the Chief Executive Officer, Mr Mark Rowsthorn announce that Asciano’s Chief Financial Officer, Mr Peter McGregor, has resigned from his role as Chief Financial Officer of Asciano. Mr McGregor will be stepping down effective 30 April 2010 in ...
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  39. MAR 23

    Asciano secures long term contract with Sadleirs Transport

    Asciano announces a long term rail haulage contract with Australian freight forwarding company Sadleirs Transport that will generate over $150m in revenue over the next 7 years. Pacific National currently provides Sadleirs with services that transport rail vans between Sydney and Perth. As part of t...
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  40. MAR 3

    Asciano International Investor Roadshow

    Asciano’s presentation for an international investor roadshow.
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  41. FEB 24

    Asciano FY10 half year results presentation

    Asciano reports its results for the 6 months ended 31 December 2009 - robust earnings growth with strong contributions from the bulk operations and an improving environment for the non bulk operations.
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  42. FEB 24

    Asciano 4D FY10 half year report to 31 December 2009

    Asciano announces its financial results for the half year ended 31 December 2009, incorporating the requirements of Appendix 4D.
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  43. FEB 4

    Macarthur coal haulage deal with Asciano in Queensland

    Asciano has executed a long term, take or pay contract with Macarthur Coal (C&M Management Ptd Ltd) for the movement of up to 7 million tonnes of coal per annum from the Coppabella and Moorvale mines in Queensland, commencing 1 November 2010.
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  44. FEB 4

    MCC: Macarthur Coal announces long term rail haulage contract with Pacific National

    The Coppabella and Moorvale Joint Venture (CMJV) has signed a long term take or pay contract with Pacific National Pty Ltd (Pacific National), a subsidiary of the Asciano Group (ASX:AIO), for the haulage of coal. The contract, with a commencement date of 1 November 2010, allows for haulage of a tota...
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2009
  1. DEC 23

    Asciano and Whitehaven Coal enter into long term coal haulage contract

    Asciano and Whitehaven Coal have signed a long term contract for the provision of coal haulage services from Whitehaven’s Narrabri, Werris Creek and Gunnedah loadpoints in the Gunnedah Basin of New South Wales. The contract provides Whitehaven Coal with long term certainty of their coal haulage requ...
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  2. DEC 23

    WHC: Asciano & Whitehaven Coal enter sign coal haulage contract

    Asciano and Whitehaven Coal have signed a long term contract for the provision of coal haulage services from Whitehaven’s Narrabri, Werris Creek and Gunnedah loadpoints in the Gunnedah Basin of New South Wales. The contract provides Whitehaven Coal with long term certainty of their coal haulage requ...
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  3. DEC 21

    Asciano completes refinancing and strengthens balance sheet

    Asciano has entered into new facility agreements with a number of the members of its existing banking syndicate and several new banks. As a result of these new facility agreements, Asciano now has no debt due for two-and-a-half years. The new facilities comprise a $500m revolving credit facility mat...
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  4. DEC 18

    Asciano preferred rail operator for Xstrata Copper's magnetite transport

    Asciano advised it has been selected as the preferred rail operator to transport magnetite from Xstrata Copper’s Ernest Henry Mining (EHM) operation in Queensland. Asciano’s ports and bulk rail business has won a tender process that will see it enter into a take or pay contract with Xstrata Copper t...
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  5. DEC 8

    Isaac Plains Coal contract with Asciano in Queensland

    Asciano announces the signing of its fifth Queensland coal haulage customer. Isaac Plains Coal Management Pty Limited, a joint venture between Aquila Resources and Vale, has executed a long term, take or pay contract with Asciano for the haulage of coal exports by rail in Queensland commencing 1 Jul...
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  6. DEC 1

    Pacific National signs 12 year contract with Idemitsu

    Asciano has signed a long term contract with Idemitsu for the haulage of coal from its Boggabri mine in the Gunnedah Basin for the next 12 years.
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  7. NOV 25

    Deutsche Bank Transport Conference

    A presentation given by Peter McGregor, Chief Financial Officer at the Deutsche Bank Transport Conference.
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  8. NOV 14

    Deutsche Bank Transport Conference presentation

    Asciano's presentation at the Deutsche Bank Transport Conference.
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  9. OCT 23

    2009 Annual General Meetings - Chairman and CEO addresses

    In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.13.3, attached are the addresses and accompanying slide presentation to be given by Asciano Group’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at the Annual General Meeting.
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  10. OCT 23

    2009 Annual General Meetings- Results of Resolutions

    In accordance with Listing Rule 3.13.2, Asciano Group confirms that each of the resolutions put to members was passed by the appropriate majority at the 2009 Asciano Group Annual General Meetings.
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  11. OCT 22

    September Quarter Operating Update

    Asciano Group (Asciano), comprising Asciano Limited and Asciano Finance Trust, is pleased to report its key operating statistics for the three months to 30 September 2009.
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  12. OCT 22

    Asciano Investor Briefing and Site Tour presentation

    Investor Briefing for a site tour being held in Melbourne today.
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  13. SEP 27

    Asciano Group completes allotment of conditional

    Asciano Group ("Asciano") announced that it has successfully completed the allotment of new stapled securities under the conditional placement announced on 15 and 17 June 2009.
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  14. SEP 22

    Asciano Confirms Board Appointments

    Asciano formally appointed three new Non Executive Directors to its Board of Directors.
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  15. SEP 22

    Pacific National Signs New Contract with Xstrata Coal

    Asciano subsidiary, Pacific National, has signed a new haulage contract with its largest coal customer, Xstrata Coal.
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  16. SEP 21

    2009 Notice of General Meetings & Annual Report

    Asciano Group 2009 Notice of General Meetings and Annual Report.
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  17. SEP 21

    2009 Annual Report

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  18. SEP 7

    Joint Media Release with Tasmanian Government

    The attached is a joint media release with the Tasmanian Government regarding the sale of the Pacific National Tasmania business.
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  19. SEP 4

    Board Changes

    Asciano advises that it intends to appoint three new Non-Executive Directors to its Board of Directors.
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  20. SEP 3

    Update on Board Appointments

    Asciano Limited notes the article in today’s media making various speculative comments regarding the Board’s process of appointing new directors.
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  21. AUG 31

    New Executive appointment to Pacific National Intermodal

    Asciano announced the appointment of Mr Chris Keast to the position of Divisional General Manager, Intermodal.
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  22. AUG 26

    2009 Asciano Group Financial Results

    Asciano is pleased to release its financial results for the full year ended 20 June 2009. Please find attached an Appendix 4E – Full Year Report for the Period ending 30 June 2009.
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  23. AUG 26

    2009 Full Year Results media release and presentation

    Asciano Group (Asciano), comprising Asciano Limited and Asciano Finance Trust, has reported its results for the year ended 30 June 2009.
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  24. AUG 18

    Expected Impairment Charges – 2008/09

    Asciano Group announced in February 2009 that for the six months to December 2008, Asciano had incurred total impairment charges of approximately $93 million, comprising an impairment charge against the carrying value of Asciano’s investment in its Autocare subsidiary of $83 million, and a $10 milli...
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  25. AUG 12

    Asciano Group Annual General Meetings

    Asciano Limited confirms that it will hold its Annual General Meeting at 11.00am on Friday 23 October 2009.
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  26. AUG 12

    Asciano Security Purchase Plan update to timetable

    Asciano Group ("Asciano") announced a $100 million Security Purchase Plan for all eligible Security Holders on Friday 17 July 2009.
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  27. AUG 4

    Operational Management changes

    Asciano advised that the Divisional General Manager of the Patrick Container Ports Division, Mr Doug Schultz, has resigned effective 14 August, 2009 in order to pursue other career opportunities.
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  28. JUL 22

    General Meetings - Chairman’s address

    In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.13.3, attached is the address and accompanying slide presentation to be given by Asciano Group’s Chairman at the General Meetings to be held today at 11.00 am.
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  29. JUL 22

    Results of General Meetings held on 22 July 2009

    We are pleased to advise that Resolution 1 and Resolution 3 were each carried as an ordinary resolution of Asciano Limited and the Asciano Finance Trust at today's General Meetings, the details of which are set out in the attached reports pursuant to ASX Listing Rule 3.13.2 and section 251AA of the ...
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  30. JUL 21

    Asciano Group completes final allotment under Retail Entitlement Offer

    Asciano Group ("Asciano") announced that it has successfully completed the final allotment of new stapled securities under the Retail Entitlement Offer announced on 15 June 2009.
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  31. JUL 17

    Asciano Security Purchase Plan

    Asciano Group ("Asciano") announced completion of the Retail Entitlement Offer which formed part of the capital raising originally launched on 15 June 2009.
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  32. JUL 16

    Asciano Group completes Retail Entitlement Offer

    Asciano Group ("Asciano") announces the completion of the Retail Entitlement Offer which closed on Monday, 13 July 2009.
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  33. JUL 1

    Asciano Group completes equity raising initial allotment

    Asciano Group ("Asciano") announces that it has successfully completed the initial allotment of new stapled securities following the equity raising announced on 15 June 2009.
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  34. JUL 1

    Agreement reached with Tasmanian Government on sale of rail business

    Asciano announced it had formally entered into a binding Heads of Agreement with the Tasmanian Government to progress the sale of its Pacific National Tasmania (PNT) rail business.
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  35. JUN 30

    Asciano signs contract with Anglo Coal in Queensland

    Asciano has announced the signing of its fourth Queensland coal haulage customer. Anglo Coal has executed a long term, take or pay contract with Asciano for the haulage of coal exports by rail in Queensland commencing in the 2009/2010 Financial Year.
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  36. JUN 15

    $2 billion Underwritten Equity Raising, Trading Update & Outlook

    Asciano Group (“Asciano”) announces that it will undertake an issue of new stapled securities to raise underwritten gross proceeds of a minimum of $2 billion. The proceeds of the new issue will be applied primarily to the reduction of debt.
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  37. MAY 29

    Extension of May 2009 Debt Facilities

    Asciano Group today announces that it has executed final documentation with relevant members of its banking syndicate with the effect of extending the maturity date on Asciano’s working capital and bank guarantee facilities by six months to the end of November 2009.
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  38. MAY 5

    Asciano announces new Queensland Coal Customer

    Asciano has announced that it has executed a long term, take or pay contract with Macarthur Coal for the haulage of coal exports by rail in Queensland commencing in the 2009/2010 Financial Year.
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  39. MAY 5

    MCC: Announces Pacific National Coal contract

    Macarthur Coal Limited (ASX: MCC) has signed a long term contract with Pacific National Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Asciano Group (ASX:AIO), for the haulage of coal.
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  40. APR 29

    April 2009 Investor briefing and Brisbane site tour

    A copy of Asciano's 2009 Investor briefing and site tour to be held in Brisbane.
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  41. APR 21

    Monetisation and third quarter Operating Update

    Asciano Group is pleased to provide the following update in terms of its previously-announced monetisation process, together with an update on Asciano’s operating performance for the nine months to 31 March 2009.
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  42. MAR 16

    Update on Strategic Initiatives

    Asciano Group (“Asciano” or “the Group”) has announced the following developments in relation to strategic initiatives currently being undertaken by the Group.
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  43. FEB 25

    Appendix 4D and Investor presentation

    Asciano announces its financial results for the half year ended 31 December 2008, incorporating the requirements of Appendix 4D.
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2008
  1. NOV 20

    NSW Operational Site Tour Presentations

    A copy of Asciano's NSW Operational Site Tour Presentations to be held in the Hunter Valley.
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  2. NOV 18

    Asciano update on Saudi Landbridge Project

    On 21 April 2008, Asciano announced that the Tarabot Consortium, of which Asciano is a member, had been selected as preferred bidder for the Saudi Landbridge project. Asciano has been advised today that the Supreme Economic Council of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has directed that a ‘re-bid’ process ...
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  3. NOV 11

    Letter to Shareholders

    Letter from Asciano Chairman to Securityholders
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  4. OCT 17

    Asciano releases September quarter statistics

    Asciano Group has released details of its key operating statistics for the Quarter ended 30 September 2008.
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  5. OCT 8

    2008 Annual General Meetings- Chairman and CEO addresses

    In accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.13.3, attached are the addresses and accompanying slide presentation to be given by Asciano Group’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at the Annual General Meeting to be held today at 11.30 am.
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  6. OCT 8

    2008 Annual General Meetings- Results of Resolutions

    In accordance with Listing Rule 3.13.2, Asciano Group confirms that each of the resolutions put to members was passed by the appropriate majority at the 2008 Asciano Group Annual General Meetings held today.
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  7. OCT 3

    Pacific National launches new Hunter Valley coal locomotives and wagons

    Pacific National has launched 3 of its 15 new locomotives and 328 new wagons to service its Hunter Valley customers and the growing demand for export coal haulage.
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  8. OCT 2

    Pacific National launches new East-West service

    Today, Pacific National will commence a new East West rail service as part of its premium Express business. The new Melbourne to Perth Express service has been introduced as a result of demand from customers. This service will compete directly with road on one of Australia’s most critical freight co...
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  9. SEP 19

    2008 Annual Report

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  10. SEP 17

    Patrick supports NSW Government IPART recommendations

    The NSW Minister for Ports, Joe Tripodi today responded to the IPART recommendations resulting from an extensive inquiry into the landside interface at Port Botany. Patrick welcomed the NSW Government support for IPART reforms which will encourage productivity by driving higher volumes through exist...
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  11. SEP 16

    Asciano Security Purchase Plan results

    Asciano Group (“Asciano”) announces that it has issued 23,634,082 Asciano securities under its underwritten Security Purchase Plan (“SPP”).
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  12. AUG 21

    Asciano Consortium selected as preferred bidder for Saudi Landbridge Project

    The Tarabot consortium, comprising Asciano and its seven Saudi Arabian partners, has been selected as the preferred bidder to deliver the A$7 billion Saudi Landbridge project.
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  13. AUG 6

    Asciano announces new bulk rail contracts

    Asciano has announced that it has executed long term contracts with Rio Tinto Coal Australia and Xstrata Coal to commence the haulage of coal exports by rail in Queensland from early 2010.
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  14. AUG 6

    Asciano launches Security Purchase Plan

    Asciano Group (Asciano) is pleased to offer eligible securityholders the opportunity to increase their holdings of Asciano stapled securities under a Security Purchase Plan (SPP).
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  15. JUL 30

    Confirmation of reporting date for full year results

    Asciano Group confirms that it will report its full year results on Wednesday 6 August 2008.
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  16. JUL 15

    Patrick breaks container record at Port Botany

    A record of more than 1 million TEUs moved through the Patrick Port Botany container terminal in the 2007/08 financial year.
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  17. JUL 14

    Asciano offers rail solution for Garnaut

    Asciano welcomes the draft Climate Change Review report by Professor Garnaut and supports the introduction of an Emissions Trading Scheme that extends across many different industries and includes liquid fuels. While freight transport was not specifically addressed in Professor Garnaut’s draft repor...
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  18. JUL 10

    Update on CFO transition

    Asciano Group announced on 28 April 2008 that its Chief Financial Officer, Mr Austen Perrin has resigned to pursue other interests, and that Asciano’s Director, Commercial, Mr Peter McGregor, would become Acting Chief Financial Officer.
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  19. JUL 1

    Asciano purchases land to develop Parkes Intermodal Terminal

    Asciano announces that its rail subsidiary, Pacific National, has completed the purchase of 327 hectares of freehold land in the Parkes Multi Modal Transport Hub, NSW, for the development of an intermodal freight terminal.
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  20. JUN 23

    Asciano welcomes new Infrastructure Australia Coordinator

    Asciano welcomes the appointment by the Australian Government of Mr Michael Deegan as the inaugural Infrastructure Coordinator.
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  21. JUN 19

    Pacific National commences sale of Tasmanian Rail Operations

    Pacific National has commenced the sale of its Tasmanian operations as a going concern. There is significant interest in the sale of the business.
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  22. MAY 30

    Asciano welcomes Victorian Government investment in freight rail

    Asciano commends the Victorian Government’s decision to invest in the capacity and reliability of the freight rail corridor between Sydney and Melbourne.
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  23. MAY 15

    Patrick Port Logistics to enhance efficiencies for container logistics

    Patrick announced the formation of Patrick Port Logistics following the merger of its Patrick Port Services and Patrick Portlink businesses. By merging these two entities, Patrick is able to leverage its operational expertise and create further efficiencies by streamlining services for port logistic...
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  24. MAY 5

    Restructure of Export Grain Business

    Asciano Group announces that it has finalised agreements with GrainCorp to provide export grain rail haulage services that will deliver commercially viable outcomes for Asciano for the next five years.
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  25. APR 28

    Resignation of Chief Financial Officer

    Asciano Group announces that its Chief Financial Officer, Mr Austen Perrin has resigned from Asciano.
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  26. FEB 6

    Asciano Limited granted further ASIC relief

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  27. JAN 22

    Patrick breaks container record

    A record volume exceeding 250,000 TEU moved through Patrick’s container terminals in December 2007.
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  28. JAN 17

    Appointment of Director, Commercial

    Asciano Group has announced the appointment of Mr Peter McGregor to the role of Director, Commercial.
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