Monday 21st Jan, 2019
Electronic Authority. Photo: 4Tel

Electronic Authority functionality a success on CRN

4Tel’s recent work installing Electronic Authority functionality on a NSW rail network is just one example of where digital technology…
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Major project safety measures apply to small projects, too

Bob Hammer gives his thoughts on the Office of the National Safety Regulator’s major projects guidelines released late last year….
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Yarra Trams Clement Michel - Photo Yarra Trams

Know your accountabilities: The Yarra Trams safety journey

Yarra Trams chief executive Clément Michel insists accountability and strong employee-manager relationships are crucial to ensuring a safe transport network….
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Railroad turnout. Photo: Creative Commons / Centpacrr

Expert speakers to ‘turnout’ for RISSB workshop in May

Focusing on the up-skilling of industry workers, the RISSB National Rail Turnouts Workshop will look to exchange and transfer knowledge…
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Light rail the perfect match for modern lifestyles

Q&A with Sandrine Gaubert, Network Development Strategy Manager for Keolis Downer and works along the network teams for both Yarra…
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Luas tram stopped at Abbey Street, Dublin, 2012. Photo William Murphy

Quality of rail, tram and people key to Dublin’s light rail success

Brian Brennan, managing director of Transdev Ireland, says the success of Dublin’s Luas light rail system is down to the…
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SNCF Train. Photo: Claude Villetaneuse

Rolling stock – what happens when it doesn’t fit?

Bob Hammer writes about one of the most under-appreciated considerations in rolling stock design: How wide can you make your…
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Straight railways throw a curveball in heavy haul rail

Heavy haul rail presents many singular challenges, particularly in established markets where interoperability is a requirement that can cripple the…
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