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Transfield Services Acquires REB Engineering

19 December 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. The company...  Read More

Transfield Services enters major outsourcing Alliance with Mackay Sugar

22 November 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. Under the MOU, Transfield ...  Read More

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

29 October 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 Austral...  Read More

Yarra Trams

17 October 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. Yarra Trams is a partnership owned 50% by Transfield Services Limited...  Read More

Transfield Services expands rail industry skills with its new training initiatives

16 October 2002
Transfield Services has partnered with Tranz Rail and Competenz to launch a rail industry first, the National Certificate in Rail Transport (Level 2). Rail employees from around New Zealand will benefit from this new initiative which aims to recognis...  Read More

Transfield Services’ strong growth exceeds prospectus forecasts

02 September 2002
Transfield Services today announced that it achieved statutory profit after tax of $19.5 million for 2001/02. The statutory accounts for 2000/01 did not include the full business for the full year and pro forma accounts were prepared to provide more me...  Read More

Transfield Services takes full ownership of Collinsville power station

22 August 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 Col...  Read More

Transfield Services appoints Peter Watson as Managing Director

05 June 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 D...  Read More

Transfield Services preferred proponent in Townsville power station redevelopment

04 June 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 utili...  Read More

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

11 April 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. Each of the Enertrade and...  Read More