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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Aurizon Holdings Ltd - Fears of 30,000-litre sulphuric acid leak from Australian train derailment - Reuters
Monday, 28 Dec 2015 08:58am EST 

Aurizon Holdings Ltd:It was feared more than 30,000 litres (7,925 gallons) of sulphuric acid had spilled after all 26 carriages of a freight train carrying the chemical derailed in remote northern Australia, authorities said on Tuesday - RTRS.The train, belonging to locally listed freight firm Aurizon Ltd, was carrying about 819,000 litres (216,360 gallons) of sulphuric acid, four times the amount first estimated, when it derailed in Queensland state on Sunday - RTRS."One of the carriages has likely ruptured and it is possible that up to 31,500 litres of acid has leaked out," Queensland Police said in a statement. - RTRS.Testing by the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection suggested that a nearby waterway had not been adversely affected by any leak, the statement said. - RTRS.Aurizon said in an email to Reuters the cause of the incident was not yet known. Three train drivers had received minor injuries but had been released from hospital, it said - RTRS.The police statement did not give a cause for the derailment but said the area had experienced flooding, causing a nearby highway to be cut off - RTRS.  Full Article

Perpetual Limited and subsidiaries ceases to be substantial holder of Aurizon Holdings Limited
Friday, 3 Jul 2015 04:03am EDT 

Aurizon Holdings Limited:Says that Perpetual Limited and subsidiaries ceases to be substantial holder of the company effective July 1.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Ltd appoints Tim Poole as chairman-elect
Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 06:29pm EDT 

Aurizon Holdings Ltd:Says that board has agreed to appoint Tim Poole as a new independent non-executive director and chairman-elect of the company.Says Poole will formally become director of Aurizon on July 1, and will assume chairmanship on retirement of present chairman JB Prescott AC on Sept. 1.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Ltd announces ownership interest of UBS AG and related bodies corporate
Sunday, 8 Mar 2015 05:25pm EDT 

Aurizon Holdings Ltd:Says that UBS AG and its related bodies corporate has an interest 120,554,547 ordinary shares of the company, representing 5.68 pct. of total voting power.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Ltd declares unfranked interim dividend
Sunday, 15 Feb 2015 08:00pm EST 

Aurizon Holdings Ltd:Says that it has declared an unfranked interim dividend of 10.1 cents per share.The dividend will be paid on March 23, 2015 to shareholders on the register at the record date of March 3, 2015.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Ltd announces ownership interest of Credit Suisse Group AG and affiliates
Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 01:20am EST 

Aurizon Holdings Ltd:Says that Credit Suisse Group AG and its affiliates has an interest in 106,241,290 common stock of the company, representing 5.00 pct. of total voting power.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Limited prices Euro medium term note
Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 06:30pm EDT 

Aurizon Holdings Limited:Says that its subsidiary Aurizon Network Pty Limited has further diversified its funding sources with a Euro Medium Term Note (EMTN) issue.Says Aurizon Network has successfully priced a ten year EMTN issue in the European market, allocating 500 million euros with a coupon of 2 pct. per annum, pricing at 90 basis points over the Euro 10 year mid swap rate.Says this represents Aurizon Network's debut issue under its recently established EMTN Programme, which will enable ongoing access to the Euro bond market.Settlement of the issue is expected to take place on Sept. 18, 2014.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Limited announces holding interest of UBS AG and its related bodies corporate
Sunday, 7 Sep 2014 11:00pm EDT 

Aurizon Holdings Limited:Says that UBS AG and its related bodies corporate holds 112,630,927 ordinary shares of the company, representing 5.27 pct. of total voting power.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Limited declares unfranked final dividend
Monday, 18 Aug 2014 12:00am EDT 

Aurizon Holdings Limited:Says that it has declared an unfranked final dividend of 8.5 cents per share, payable on Sept. 22, 2014.Says the record date for this dividend is Sept. 2, 2014.The ex-dividend date for the final dividend will not be Aug. 28 , 2014 as disclosed but rather, in accordance with the most current ASX timetables, the ex-dividend date will be Aug. 29, 2014.  Full Article

Aurizon Holdings Limited gives FY 2015 production guidance; gives FY 2015 earnings guidance
Monday, 18 Aug 2014 12:00am EDT 

Aurizon Holdings Limited:Sees coal haulage volumes in FY 2015 to be in a range of 210 mln tonnes – 220 million tonnes.Sees FY 2015 iron ore volumes are expected to decline to around 23 million tonnes due to the conclusion of two customer contracts.Says the company remain cautiously optimistic about the medium to long-term outlook for Australian resources, particularly coal and iron ore.The company acknowledge FY 2015 earnings could be impacted by one or more events.  Full Article