KiwiRail signs 'record lease' for 25 years

KiwiRail signs 'record lease' for 25 years
The rail operator's swanky new offices. (Image: JCY Architects)
Brent Melville
KiwiRail plans to relocate 100 staff members to its new Auckland rail management centre in the Central Park precinct in Ellerslie after signing a 25-year lease.The 3,358 square metre offices, near the Ellerslie train station, would also house KiwiRail's partners from Auckland Transport and Auckland One Rail.The latter, a venture between Singaporean ComfortDelGro Transit and Sydney's UGL, held the $1 billion, eight-year contract to operate the city's expanding passenger rail line since January.Construction had started on the purpose-...

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