Sunday 25th Sep, 2016
Graphic: Transport for NSW

Sydney Metro’s Sydenham-to-Bankstown line – nirvana or nightmare?

ANALYSIS: Who will profit from the value uplift arising from the huge investment of taxpayers’ funds in creating better-serviced, higher-density…
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Photos: Alstom

Alstom unveils hydrogen-fuelled train at InnoTrans

Rollingstock manufacturer Alstom has revealed its solution to the challenge of reducing emissions on a non-electrified rail network, announcing the…
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Technology that keeps timetables on track

Traditionally, the rail industry has developed its timetables well in advance of release to the public. It’s a complicated process,…
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Sydney Train

Long-distance travellers the focus of Sydney timetable update

A number of additions and adjustments have been made to services on Sydney Trains’ Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra, South Coast…
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Freight rail track - stock - credit Shutterstock (8)

ACRI-funded study to boost life cycle of tracks

A $545,000 grant will allow a team from CQUniversity’s Centre for Railway Engineering to deliver research aimed at boosting the…
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Tram leaving Broadwater Parklands on the Gold Coast Light Rail

Site tour confirmed, call for papers open for Light Rail 2017

The Australasian Railway Association is inviting submissions to present at its Light Rail Conference and Exhibition on the Gold Coast…
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Tram stopped at Southport South on the Gold Coast Light Rail. Photo: Creative Commons / David Ansen

Gold Coast light rail study helps put a figure on value capture’s funding potential

COMMENT: Land value gains following the opening of stage one of the Gold Coast light rail project were worth around…
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Wynyard Walk. Photo: Transport for NSW / Facebook

Wynyard Walk opened

Sydney’s new pedestrian tunnel has opened to the public, linking Wynyard station with the busy new Barangaroo development site. Premier…
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Photo: Level Crossing Removal Authority

11 more level crossings released to market

The Victorian Government has released 11 more level crossings to the market as a result of the sale of the…
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