Monday 24th Feb, 2020
Graffiti. Photo: Oliver Wolters

Sydney Trains targets graffiti with new sensor system

A high-tech sensor system is being used on “an undisclosed number” of Sydney Trains, to sniff out “graffiti thugs,” Transport…
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ARTC brings North Coast re-opening forward

After “significant progress” repairing its heavily-damaged North Coast network in the past week, the Australian Rail Track Corporation has brought…
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V/Line train. Photo: Victorian Government

11 rail commitments in Victorian Budget

Victorian transport minister Jacinta Allan has described the state’s 2015/16 Budget as “the biggest investment in public transport in Victoria’s…
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Asset Management conference speaker Photo Gnangarra

Tackling Australia’s massive rail asset management task

The scale of the asset management task in Australia’s rail industry is enormous, and it’s essential for the industry to…
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(Left to Right) R U OK? chairman Mike Connaghan, ARA chief executive Bryan Nye, Sydney Trains chief executive Howard Collins, TrackSAFE chairman Bob Herbert, Minister for Health Sussan Ley, R U OK? ambassador Phil Waugh, NSW Trains chief executive Rob Mason. Photo: Oliver Probert

Rail’s R U OK? day “a great blueprint for other sectors”

Suicide prevention charity R U OK? has hailed rail’s first R U OK?Day in April as a success, with general…
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Melbourne tram. Photo State Government Victoria

Vic commits $2bn for rail, sets out Rolling Stock Strategy

Victoria’s Labor Government will on Tuesday announce a $2 billion plan to deliver 83 new trams and trains across the…
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VLocity carriage. Photo: Creative Commons / Marcus Wong

Andrews announces $257m for new regional carriages

Bombardier will deliver 21 new VLocity carriages to Victoria’s regional network under a $257 million commitment in the state Budget….
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Tony Abbott. Photo: Tony Abbot MP

Asciano, Aurizon, G&W and others tell Abbott: The time has come for Inland Rail

A collection of rail, logistics and freight companies have appealed, in an open letter to the prime minister, for the…
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