Friday 20th Sep, 2019

Labor to meet with stakeholders for Suburban Rail Loop planning

The Andrews Labor Government is due to meet with representatives from Melbourne suburbs for consultations on the first stage of…
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Melbourne train stations ‘ripe for redevelopment’ says RMIT

RMIT researchers examining 230 train stations across Melbourne have stated that certain stations in the city’s suburbs should be developed…
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Inland Rail a huge win for agriculture: CSIRO

Australia’s national science and research unit has commended investment in the Inland Rail freight project between Melbourne and Brisbane, saying…
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ARA, UK rail body sign MoU

A ‘groundbreaking’ partnership has been signed between peak representative bodies for rail in Australasia and the United Kingdom. A Memorandum…
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Reims tramway. Photo: Oliver Probert

Alstom keeping its options open with catenary-free choices

Alstom Systems Solutions Director Jean-François Blanc says the company’s flexible approach to light rail projects is ideal for a mode…
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ARA names eight to Youth Leadership Advisory Board

The Australasian Railway Association has appointed eight rail professionals to its Young Leaders Advisory Board (Y-LAB), after almost 50 applications…
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Musk estimates $1bn for Blue Mountains tunnel

Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk says his Boring Company transport loop system could deliver a 50-kilometre underground transit system beneath the…
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Breaking the cycle: improving public transport access in the outer suburbs

Over four million people who live in the outer suburbs of Australia’s capital cities lack adequate access to public transport…
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