Sunday 23rd Jul, 2017
Photo: Hyperloop One

Hyperloop looks to Australia

Hyperloop One, one of the tech companies attempting to develop the hyperloop high-speed transport system first conceived by Elon Musk,…
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Graphic: Queensland Department of Transport

‘Issues’ with Cross River Rail business case, says Turnbull

Queensland premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has called the federal government’s lack of funding commitment to the Cross River Rail project “extremely…
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Photo: Rail Express

Transport releases Opal data

Transport for NSW has made Opal data available for the public on its Open Data website, providing a detailed look…
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Photo: Philip Dalidakis / Facebook

Backlash over mobile project’s North East snub

Controversy hit Victoria’s regional rail mobile connectivity project after a state minister dubbed concerns from left out North East passengers…
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Freight rail track - stock - credit Shutterstock (8)

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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Artist's impression: Transport for NSW

Newcastle light rail to be Australia’s first ‘wire-free’ system

The NSW government has announced that Newcastle’s light rail is to be a majority wire-free line. Andrew Constance, transport and…
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Artist's impression: Level Crossing Removal Authority

How do we restore the public’s faith in transport planning?

COMMENT: Politicised transport projects that flout proper process lead to hostility between residents and governments, and give planners a bad name,…
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Sydney Metro Stage 2, Martin Place station. Artist's impression: Transport for NSW

From Smart Cities 1.0 to 2.0: it’s not (only) about the tech

Australia has lagged behind some other countries in its investment in smart cities, but in retrospect that may not have…
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