Monday 28th May, 2018
Perth B-series train. Credit: Creative Commons / DBZ2313

WA proposes tougher penalties for rail trespassers

The McGowan Government wants to increase fines for people who trespass on WA’s rail network, citing an increase in serious…
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Photo: UoW

$7.3m training centre opened at UoW

Federal education and training minister Simon Birmingham has officially launched the University of Wollongong’s new rail training centre. ITTC Rail…
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Photo: Bombardier

Local manufacturing, catenary-free light rail and more in March-April edition

Rail Express is pleased to present the March-April Edition of the magazine in its digital format. Click here to check…
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Pacific National launches new train driver program

Pacific National has launched a new program to train freight train drivers, with the first 25 recruits from regional Queensland…
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V/Line train going through level crossing. Photo:

Coaches replace trains on Gippsland line

With major works underway to remove the last four level crossings on Victoria’s Caulfield-Dandenong corridor and complete other major rail…
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Bulk Handling Review May-June digital edition released

Features on dust control and pneumatics, powder handling and food are just some of the highlights in the latest print…
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TfNSW looks to strike Acciona bid as contractor wins smaller claim

Transport for NSW has reportedly asked the Supreme Court to strike down Spanish construction firm Acciona’s $1.1 billion claim over…
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Melbourne Metro Train. Photo: Creative Commons / Zed Fitzhume

Steering committee to develop Box Hill Interchange business case

An independent chair has been appointed to the new steering committee that will oversee the development of a business case…
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Canberra light rail. Graphic: ACT Government

Testing process begins for Canberra light rail

Track preparation and testing are now underway on Stage 1 of Canberra’s light rail network, as the project progresses towards…
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