Freight Rail, Major Projects & Infrastructure

Port Botany rail contracts awarded

Two major contracts have been awarded for the construction of the $400 million Port Botany Rail Line Duplication.

Round-the-clock works on the Rushall Curve (with timelapse footage)

Metro’s maintenance and renewal team has been replacing track infrastructure on the sharpest bend on the Metro network in inner …

Green light for Mariyung fleet from ONRSR

The Mariyung fleet of trains has received the last tick of approval from the independent Office of the National Rail …

The sounds of silence

The mighty Roman Empire stood for many centuries but there were some enemies that even it could not defeat. No, …

CQUniversity and the digitalisation path to predictive maintenance

How the Centre for Railway Engineering at Central Queensland University is using advanced simulation techniques for railway maintenance applications.

Holland growing markets Down Under

Holland, L.P, a specialty flashbutt welding service provider from North America, is growing its Australian footprint with its new-to-market technology …

A world of progress

With six monitoring patents either issued or pending for the market from the Australian business alone, Siemens Mobility is setting …

If you see it, you can monitor it

With well over 200 systems deployed worldwide and multiple site installations on every inhabited continent, Wabtec is leading the way …

Coordination required on infrastructure: ARA

The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) has called for greater national coordination to drive innovation and maximise the benefits of infrastructure …
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Getting smart about grease

The sustainable sleeper

City Rail Link a game changer for New Zealand


Freight rail challenges from Covid

Women in Industry: Secrets to success

Latest Contracts

Metro West contract awarded

Inland Rail and the “missing link”

Unleashing the power of PPPs

Not long for Goornong

Gippsland Line upgrade update

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Signalling the way forward

A contract to install and commission signalling on the next stage of Inland Rail is reflective of a company on …

Backplane Systems announces new railway computing systems

Backplane Systems Technology presents iBase’s New Line of Intel Atom-based Railway Computing Solutions.

Bentley and the infrastructure of tomorrow

Bentley Systems is seeking to deliver rail infrastructure via a series of strategic market acquisitions.

Salix goes truly global

Salix Products is set to take its product knowledge, development and innovative design solutions to the international market.

Rise of machines: Plant, machinery and equipment feature

In our October edition on Plant, Machinery and Equipment, we talk to some of the businesses that are leading the …