Archive for: Jim Quinn

KiwiRail Partner Sought For Overlander

KiwiRail Partner Sought For Overlander

KiwiRail has talked more about going into partnership with someone for its long-distance passenger rail. Earlier this week, KiwiRail CEO Jim Quinn talked about his intention...

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Northland Rail Decision 18 Months Away

Northland Rail Decision 18 Months Away

A decision on the future of the Northland rail line is some way off. KiwiRail CEO Jim Quinn made a presentation to the Northland Regional Council this afternoon...

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Future Of Lines Not Hopeful

Future Of Lines Not Hopeful

While money is being poured into Northland roading, KiwiRail says it will be addressing the future of the North Auckland line north from Helensville from early in...

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KiwiRail Upbeat

KiwiRail Upbeat

KiwiRail’s CEO is upbeat about how KiwiRail is doing and says its business is turning a corner. For the first time in many years we can envisage a vibrant,...

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No CBD Loop Before 2027

No CBD Loop Before 2027

So it’s official. Construction of a CBD loop won’t start within the next decade. That’s the word from transport minister Steven Joyce. The first...

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$20m To Keep Line Open

$20m To Keep Line Open

KiwiRail CEO Jim Quinn says more than $20m over 10 years would have to be found to keep the Gisborne-Napier line profitable. He says the line will be mothballed...

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Tiger Woods, Toyota, Phil Heatley, Telecom, Now KiwiRail Apologies To Wellington

Tiger Woods, Toyota, Phil Heatley, Telecom, Now KiwiRail Apologies To Wellington

Toyota…Tiger Woods.. Phil Heatley .. Telecom.. . is there no end to the tears and apologies this week? Now KiwiRail’s Ceo has made an apology to Wellington...

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ARC Chairs Last Minute Dear Jim Letter Over Newmarket West Station

ARC Chair’s Last Minute “Dear Jim” Letter Over Newmarket West Station

ARC chairman Mike Lee has made a desperate last-minute Christmas eve plea for the Newmarket West temporary station at Kingdon St to be saved. As first publicly revealed...

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