Monday 28th May, 2018
Aurizon locomotive derailed in north west Queensland. Photo: Queensland Rail

Floodwaters triggered acid train derailment

Drainage systems are under the microscope after the ATSB found the December 2015 derailment of a sulphuric acid train in…
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Noble Park crossing, elevated railway. Graphic: Level Crossing Removal Authority

Lendlease team signs level crossing contract

A consortium including Lend Lease, CPB Contractors, WSP|Parsons Brinkerhoff, and Aurecon has formally signed a $1.6 billion contract to remove…
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Photo: Creative Commons / makilica

Bridges, beriberi and bashings: The true story of the Death Railway

In a special ANZAC Day report, historian and tour guide Andrew Mason details the construction of one of the bloodiest…
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Photo: HVCCC

100+ projects targeted in Hunter maintenance week

The Australian Rail Track Corporation is gearing up for $20 million in rail maintenance next week. ARTC Hunter Valley executive…
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E-Class Melbourne tram. Photo: Liam Davies

Yarra Trams opens new E-Class depot

Melbourne operator Yarra Trams has officially opened its redeveloped tram depot on St Georges Road, which will house the 70…
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Photo: YouTube / Queensland Rail

$12.6m for Kuranda Scenic Railway

A $12.6 million project to ensure the stability of the railway between Cairns and Kuranda in Far North Queensland has…
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Artist's Impression: Transport for NSW

Tender announced for Sydney Metro second stage

The NSW Government has launched the tender process for the construction of new twin railway tunnels from Chatswood to Sydenham,…
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A GrainCorp shed at the Port of Portland. Photo: David Sexton

GrainCorp calls for focused rail upgrades

Rail infrastructure at GrainCorp’s Calleen receival site in regional NSW will be complete by July, but the company’s chairman, Don…
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