TasRail admits to 80pc cost blowout on Burnie port storage project

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November 22 2023 - 6:00am
TasRail chief executive officer Steven Dietrich said the company's relationship with Canberra was solid. File picture
TasRail chief executive officer Steven Dietrich said the company's relationship with Canberra was solid. File picture

TasRail has confirmed an 80-per-cent cost blowout for the project to expand its bulk minerals export facility at the Port of Burnie and is currently in negotiations with the federal government over who will pay for the excess.

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