Major Projects & Infrastructure, Operations & Maintenance, Passenger Rail, Safety

Bridging the gap at Hallam

The first L-beams have been lifted into place over the new Hallam Station and rail bridge in Melbourne.

Renovation disruption at Central Station

Queensland Rail is boosting reliability of facilities at its busiest transport hub, with two 40-year-old escalators set to be replaced …
V/Line

V/Line disruptions after positive tests

More than 300 of the V/Line workforce have been required to isolate after five positive COVID tests were detected in among V/Line drivers …

Budget boost for WA transport program

The WA Government has allocated more than $5.7 billion to deliver its transformational METRONET program over the next four years. …

Just the ticket for METRONET

 The WA Government is taking firm steps to encourage commuters back to the rail lines and bus routes. 

Alstom to deliver digital future for Sydney Trains 

Alstom has been awarded two contracts by Transport for NSW and Sydney Trains to design, deliver and provide long-term service support for European Train Control …
New Intercity Fleet

$100m contract extension for UGL

CIMIC Group company UGL, as a member of the RailConnect NSW joint venture, has been awarded a contract extension by Transport for …



Rail trespass legislation reintroduced to Parliament 

WA Transport Minister Rita Saffioti has reintroduced the Government Railways Amendment Bill to the State Parliament. 

Business case for Inland Rail extension 

The Government will fund a business case for the extension of the Inland Rail line from Toowoomba to the Port of Gladstone.  
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Rail maintenance for long-term operation  

Getting smart about grease

The sustainable sleeper

Events

Digital Engineering

Webinar: The digital engineering evolution in roads

Freight rail challenges from Covid

Latest Contracts

New Intercity Fleet

$100m contract extension for UGL

First step towards Inland Rail in Queensland 

Singapore coup for Siemens 

New rail operator for Auckland 

Metro West contract awarded

More News

The VeloGleis – A great accident risk is eliminated

The VeloGleis is a solution for the merging of cycling and rail transport.

Top sustainability rating for Sydney stations

Sydney Metro City & Southwest’s seven new underground stations have been awarded a top sustainability rating, making the project a …

More shade, cleaner air

The local community will benefit from improved air quality and shade when more than 3500 new trees are planted as …

Making rail parts talk

Bonnie Ryan, GS1 Australia director – freight, logistics and industrial sectors, on barcoding and the innovative i-TRACE program.

Upgrading legacy systems

Siemens Mobility is cooperating across industries, with Siemens solutions effectively deployed on aging rail assets, despite the challenges of COVID-19.