Steven Dietrich - Chief Executive Officer
Appointed in mid-2018 as CEO, Steven Dietrich is reshaping TasRail into one of Tasmania’s largest logistics businesses and the supply chain partner of choice for the State’s heavy industries.
Steven has almost three decades of hands-on experience with logistics and infrastructure companies at a State and National level, and specific industry experience in shipping, road transport, freight rail, warehousing, and manufacturing. As a commercial and finance professional, and previously TasRail’s Chief Financial Officer, Steven played a key role in the successful acquisition of $130m of new rollingstock for TasRail and securing and managing major infrastructure funding from the Australian and Tasmanian government for the State’s railway network.
Operations provides safe, reliable and sustainable rail freight and logistics services, and operates TasRail’s terminals. It is also responsible for operating the rollingstock fleet, safe and authorised access to the network and the storage and shiploading of bulk minerals.
Asset Management maintains the rail network and infrastructure such as level crossings, bridges, culverts and tunnels. It also maintains the rollingstock fleet, bulk storage assets including the Burnie Shiploader, and state-wide facilities. Asset management is also responsible for vegetation management activities on TasRail’s vast rail land corridors.
Safety, Health and Environment / Risk and Compliance
TasRail’s dedicated SHE team of specialists supports all operational areas with a particular focus on continuous improvement in TasRail’s safety culture, risk and compliance management and effective management of the environment in which the Company operates.