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…
Read More

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…
Read More

May-June-Rex-Cover

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…
Read More

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…
Read More

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…
Read More

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…
Read More

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…
Read More

Photo: ARA

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….
Read More