Friday 20th Sep, 2019

Victorian Government launches trial of plastic rail sleepers in Melbourne

The Andrews Labor Government has begun an 18-month trial of railway sleepers made from recycled plastic. Minister for Environment Lily…
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Adani gets final green light for Carmichael mine and rail project

Energy giant Adani has received the last approval it needed to begin work on its planned Carmichael coal mine and…
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Over 63km of track removed in first phase of Inland Rail project

The Australasian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has now removed over 63 kilometres of existing rail line from the Inland Rail…
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ARA seeking next CEO; Broad endorsed to replace Herbert as chair

Danny Broad will finish up as CEO of the Australasian Railway Association, and has been endorsed to succeed Bob Herbert…
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Palaszczuk calls for timeline on Adani mine and rail approval

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has called for a final approval deadline to be set in place for Adani’s long-delayed Carmichael…
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KiwiRail responds to NZ Government’s Zero Carbon Bill

KiwiRail has expressed its support for the New Zealand Government’s proposed amendments to the Climate Change Response Act. The governing…
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Melbourne train stations ‘ripe for redevelopment’ says RMIT

RMIT researchers examining 230 train stations across Melbourne have stated that certain stations in the city’s suburbs should be developed…
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Finalists named for Women in Industry Awards

Individuals from major rail businesses are among the more than 70 finalists named across 10 categories ahead of the 2019…
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