Monday 16th Jul, 2018
Photo: Rio Tinto

Rio runs first AutoHaul train

Rio Tinto has reported the first official delivery of iron ore by an autonomous train in the Pilbara region, with…
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Gawler station. Photo: SA Government

Lendlease awarded Gawler electrification Stage 2 contract

The electrification of Adelaide’s Gawler Line is set to be complete in late 2020, after the South Australian government approved…
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Mock-up HCMT train. Photo: Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources, Victorian Government

Platform extensions for HCMTs to disrupt train services in Melbourne

Buses will replace trains on sections of Melbourne’s Cranbourne and Pakenham lines over an 11-day period in August, as work…
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Photo: RailGallery.com.au

Vic Opposition vows to extend services to Clyde

The Victorian state opposition has announced it will spend $487 million extending Melbourne’s metropolitan train network to Clyde if it…
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Photo: Gladys Berejiklian / Twitter

First new Waratahs enter final testing phase

The first of Sydney’s new Waratah Series 2 trains have entered their final stage of testing, and the State Government…
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Perth railway station. Photo: Public Domain

Collaborative research to map route for rail technology development

The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) is teaming up with the Rail Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) and Deakin University to…
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Graphic: DPTISA

Adelaide tram extension gets opening date

New South Australian transport minister Stephan Knoll says Adelaide’s City Tram Extension will open on Sunday, July 29, months after…
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Photo: Oliver Probert

Albanese: City Deals used as political tool

Anthony Albanese has proposed a more independent approach to cooperative infrastructure planning, saying the Coalition’s City Deals model is limited,…
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Photo: Victorian Government

Melbourne’s trams getting $230m overhaul

The refurbishment programme for Melbourne’s Yarra Trams fleet is underway, with the first completed vehicle to get back on the…
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