Voest Alpine VAS

10,000 tonnes of rails per year
  • Year: 2015-2018
  • Method: Sea Freight Full Charter
  • 10,000 tonnes of rails per year

The Australian rail business is operated through a long term logistics contract with Voest Alpine VAS in Austria. On average, Voest Apline VAS provides Australia with between 8,000 and 10,000 tonnes of rails per year.

Accord have held the contract for several years, and coordinate the rail shipments using charter vessels. The rails are used in Australia by large ASX listed companies such as Aurizon in Brisbane. The rail shipments have been used in numerous infrastructure projects over the last few years including; Gold Coast Light Rail, Sydney Light Rail, Canberra Light rail and currently; Newcastle Light Rail. 

Accord also manages the Yarra tram rail systems with twice yearly shipments into Melbourne.