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Rare opportunity for Aurizon

Australia’s largest rail freight business, Aurizon, is supporting the exciting growth trajectory of Lynas Rare Earths in WA with the …

New rail bridge for Narre Warren

A new design to remove the dangerous and congested level crossing at Webb Street has been announced with an elevated …

Sensor system for autonomous rail

A sensor system for Obstacle Detection, Classification and Tracking (ODCT) has been designed to help make autonomous rail transport more …

Call for RAT kits access to be prioritised

Leading Australian rail freight operator Pacific National says securing adequate numbers of Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) kits for workers continues …

TBMs ordered for Sydney Metro West

The $1.96 billion tunnel construction for the Sydney Metro West project is on track to commence before the end of this year, …

Queensland regional services reduced

Queensland Rail will temporarily reduce some regional services due to an increasing number of employees in COVID-enforced quarantine.

Cutting down on SPADs

WA train operator Arc Infrastructure has launched an initiative to raise awareness of SPAD (Signal Passed At Danger) incidents.

More Wabtec FLXdrives for Pilbara

Mining company Rio Tinto has bought four FLXdrive battery-electric locomotives from Wabtec Corporation to support sustainable operations of its rail …

High Speed Rail to kick off a revolution

A High Speed Rail link between Newcastle and Sydney will kick-start a rail revolution in Australia, and a better future …

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Perth shire looks at trackless trams

Track solution riding high

The next step in systems integration


Sydney set for standstill again

All systems go for Goornong

COVID takes toll on NZ scenic trains

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New era begins for Auckland passenger rail

Rare opportunity for Aurizon

TBMs ordered for Sydney Metro West

Pakenham project powers ahead

Contracts for Western Sydney Airport metro line

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Rio Tinto seeks WA rail car manufacturers

Rio Tinto has called for Expressions of Interest (EOI) from Western Australian manufacturers to build 100 rail cars for its …

Major upgrades completed at Waurn Ponds

Passengers will soon benefit from more frequent and reliable train services with the completion of major works on the Waurn …

Adelaide services hit by COVID

The spread of COVID has affected scheduled train services in Adelaide.
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Fortescue forges ahead with decarbonisation

Fortescue continues to progress the decarbonisation of its locomotive fleet with the purchase of two new battery-electric locomotives to transport …

Tamworth intermodal rail line reactivated

Work to reactivate five kilometres of non-operational rail line between West Tamworth and Westdale has crossed the finish line, supporting …