Saturday 27th May, 2017
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10,000 Steel welds complete for new Adelaide-Tarcoola track

10,000 steel welds to create new track have been completed on the Adelaide-Tarcoola Rail Upgrade Acceleration project in South Australia….
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Wagons without bogies at the Bradken commissioning site at Kwinana, WA. Photo: Bradken

ARA issues ‘Call to Action’ to adopt GS1 identification standards

The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) and GS1 Australia have recently confirmed their support for the adoption of GS1 global standards…
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Photo: Transport for NSW

Sydney Metro bridge deck in the air

The deck of the new Sydney Metro skytrain bridge is now in the air, with premier Gladys Berejiklian welcoming the…
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Morrison unveils $20bn rail plan

An $8.4 billion commitment to Inland Rail and a $10 billion fund for urban rail developments are part of a…
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Photo: Public Domain

Gawler electrification tender process opened

The tender process for the electrification of Adelaide’s Gawler rail line has begun, with companies invited to register their interest…
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Melbourne Tram

St. Kilda Junction substation in the works

St. Kilda Junction is getting a new tram power substation, as part of the Victorian government’s $1.1 billion investment in…
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Five Rail Express magazines in 2017

Rail Express will expand its offering in 2017 with five print editions, focusing on Women in Rail, Bulk & Freight,…
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Adani funding makes sense if Australia benefits, exec says

A $1 billion government loan will be worthwhile if it helps build an open access railway that rewards local businesses,…
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