News 2002

Transfield Services Acquires REB Engineering

Thursday, December 19, 2002

Transfield Services Limited today announced that it has acquired REB Engineering Pty Ltd . REB is a specialist maintenance and capital works company servicing the mining, bulk materials handling and manufacturing industries in Queensland.   Continue reading →

Transfield Services enters major outsourcing Alliance with Mackay Sugar

Friday, November 22, 2002

Transfield Services Limited today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Mackay Sugar to establish an alliance contract for Transfield Services to provide maintenance services to Mackay Sugar.   Continue reading →

Transfield Services signs 3½ - year extension of Facilities Management Alliance with Telstra

Tuesday, October 29, 2002

Transfield Services Limited today announced that it has signed an extension of its current Facilities Management alliance with Telstra Corporation, for the provision of facilities management services on Telstra’s network assets throughout Australia.   Continue reading →

Yarra Trams

Thursday, October 17, 2002

Yarra Trams and National Express Group today made the following Media Release in relation to discussions between them toward the possible acquisition of M> Trams by Yarra Trams.   Continue reading →

Transfield Services expands rail industry skills with its new training initiatives

Wednesday, October 16, 2002

Transfield Services has partnered with Tranz Rail and Competenz to launch a rail industry first, the National Certificate in Rail Transport (Level 2).   Continue reading →

Transfield Services’ strong growth exceeds prospectus forecasts

Monday, September 02, 2002

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Transfield Services takes full ownership of Collinsville power station

Thursday, August 22, 2002

Transfield Services Limited today announced that it has acquired NRG Energy, Inc,'s 50 per cent share of Collinsville Power Station, giving it 100 per cent ownership of the infrastructure asset. As part of the deal it also acquired the other 50% of Collinsville Operations Pty. Limited, the operator and maintainer of the power station.   Continue reading →

Transfield Services appoints Peter Watson as Managing Director

Wednesday, June 05, 2002

The Chairman of Transfield Services Limited, Mr. Dean Wills, advises that the Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Peter Watson, has accepted an invitation to join the Board of Directors of the company as of today 5 June and now assumes the title of Managing Director.   Continue reading →

Transfield Services preferred proponent in Townsville power station redevelopment

Tuesday, June 04, 2002

Premier Peter Beattie today announced Enertrade as preferred proponent on the $500 million power infrastructure package for north and central Queensland, which includes a new pipeline sourcing coal seam methane from the Bowen Basin as well as the utilisation of Transfield Services existing Townsville Power Station.   Continue reading →

Transfield Services short-listed to provide base-load gas-fired power station in Townsville

Thursday, April 11, 2002

The utilisation of Transfield Services’ existing Townsville Power Station forms part of two of the three proposals short-listed by the Queensland Government to provide a gas-fired base-load power station in Townsville.   Continue reading →