Monday 28th May, 2018
Inset: New Zealand Labour Party. Background: Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

NZ transport minister offered resignation over plane phone call

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Arden has turned down transport minister Phil Twyford’s offer to resign, after the minister admitted…
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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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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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Photo: Transport for NSW

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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Sydney CBD light rail. Artists Impression: Transport for NSW

Sydney light rail stop names approved

The Geographical Names Board has officially approved the final 17 Sydney light rail stop names, with each named after major…
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