Thursday 23rd Jan, 2020

The transport sector is undergoing a “technology revolution”: GS1

The Australasian railway industry continues to undergo significant change and businesses are being encouraged to maximise the opportunities from emerging…
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TAA to deliver Safeworking training in Victoria

Training Ahead Australia (TAA) will begin delivering safeworking training in Victoria next month on approved networks from Handsignaller through to…
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Coal train derails in central Queensland

Coal trains have been disrupted in central Queensland, near the town of Middlemount. An unloaded coal train operated by Aurizon…
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NZ Nationals criticise Auckland light rail timeline

The New Zealand National Party have thrown cold water on promises by the NZ Transport Minister that a light rail…
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Tram drivers to go on strike during Australian Open

Yarra Trams services will be disrupted during off peak hours on Tuesday, January 28, and Thursday, January 30. The Victorian…
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New approach to level crossing safety wins award

A joint research paper on safety assessment for level crossings has won an international award. The paper, prepared by KiwiRail…
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Reduced dwell times to cut Sydney CBD light rail travel time

Sydney’s light rail has become 10 percent faster due to reduced journey times. The 12-kilometre service between Randwick and Circular…
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Weather, industrial action affects rail performance in Victoria

Victorian rail operators have fallen short of their monthly targets in December, while light rail operator, Yarra Trams met its…
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Community projects spread the benefit of Inland Rail

Inland Rail’s impact on the communities it serves will not only come in the form of rail services. The project…
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Making the right connection: Finding outstanding people to fill rail’s skills shortage

The boom in the Australian and New Zealand rail industry is stretching the skills of the industry. An estimated $50…
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Realising the potential for digital twins in rail

Digital twins have become one of the most talked about topics because of their promise to leverage innovation to improve…
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Investment in infrastructure to place constraints on rail projects: ANZ report

With several states rolling out record transport infrastructure programs at the same time, reports of capacity constraints are on the…
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Information sessions to be held for local involvement in N2N

Local suppliers in Narrabri and Moree can meet the shortlisted contractors for the Narrabri to North Star (N2N) leg of…
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NSW government praised for resumption of services on Blue Mountains line

After fires forced the closure of the Blue Mountains line in late December and early January, limited services resumed between…
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Contractors wanted for Metronet Morley-Ellenbrook Line build

The Government of Western Australia has begun the search for a company to deliver the main contract for Metronet Morley-Ellenbrook…
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