Sunday 19th Nov, 2017
Perth B-series train. Credit: Creative Commons / DBZ2313

WA gov to fund SMEs as part of Metronet procurement

Western Australian small and medium-sized businesses have been invited by the McGowan government to apply for funding to help prepare…
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Remote-control machines to install elevated track in Melbourne’s south-east

Custom-built “high-tech” machines never previously used in Australia are being employed to lay the track on the new elevated rail…
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Three requests for tender released by TasRail

TasRail has released three requests for tender for significant track and level crossing upgrades, forming part of the $119.6 million…
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Officials split over One Belt, One Road

Australian bureaucrats are divided over China’s ambitious push to dominate global trade, with a number of key Government departments against…
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ARA chief executive Danny Broad at AusRAIL 2016. Photo: Informa Australia

ARA praises Senate report into national rail manufacturing plan

A recent report from the federal Senate’s Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee has been welcomed by the…
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Broadspectrum extends BlueScope maintenance deal

Australian infrastructure firm Broadspectrum has been awarded a five-year extension on its deal to maintain 78 kilometres of rail infrastructure…
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Sydney Light Rail construction progresses across the city

Construction of Sydney’s new light rail network has continued to make progress over September, with track installation being achieving or…
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Canberra light rail. Graphic: ACT Government

First tracks laid for Stage 1 of Canberra light rail

The first tracks have been laid on the first stage of Canberra’s light rail network, marking a significant milestone in…
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