Monday 18th Jun, 2018
Photo: Transport for NSW

NSW to overhaul major projects tender model

New South Wales will change the way it develops tenders for major infrastructure projects, with Premier Gladys Berejiklian today announcing…
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Parramatta Light Rail at Sydney Olympic Park. Artist's impression: NSW Government

Parramatta light rail approved; construction to start late 2018

The first stage of the Parramatta light rail project has now received planning approval and construction is due to start…
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Federal budget, tenders update, R&D highlight May-June issue

The latest edition of Rail Express magazine is now available to read in its digital, true-to-print format. Highlights of this issue…
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Photo: Talgo

Talgo to pitch for Aussie fast trains: Report

A cadre of executives from Spanish train manufacturer Talgo will reportedly visit Australia in June to pitch to state governments…
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Julia Creek first freight train. Photo: Queensland Rail

Council targeting end of year for national freight strategy

A better-integrated national freight network facilitated by coordinated investment will help meet the needs of Australian businesses and households, under…
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Photo: Oliver Probert

Melbourne to host UITP 2021

The International Association of Public Transport has selected Melbourne as the host city for its massive Global Public Transport Summit…
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ARA chief executive Danny Broad. Photo: Informa Australia

Skills development needed to meet rail spend: ARA

The Australasian Railway Association has supported the Federal Government’s $7.9 billion rail investment announced in Tuesday’s budget, but says skills…
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Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne to host Inland Rail briefings

The Australian Rail Track Corporation has announced a trio of industry briefings this week for the landmark Inland Rail project….
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