Monday 26th Aug, 2019

Grants offered to SMEs for Metronet railcar program

Perth businesses will be offered grants up to $20,000 to help them take part in the upcoming $1.6 billion Metronet…
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New South Wales pushes on with rail automation

Rail Express speaks with experts from Alstom about the signalling revolution underway in New South Wales, and how modern technology…
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Melbourne Tram. Photo: RailGallery.com.au

Yarra Trams operations centre to benefit from new tech

The Yarra Trams Operation Centre is receiving a new ‘mega-wall’ of information screens that will help controllers monitor real-time data…
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12 EMUs added to Bombardier’s SA trains contract

Adelaide will have at least 34 electric multiple unit (EMU) trains from Bombardier after 12 were added to the manufacturer’s…
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Sydney’s last S-set train retired

After more than four decades in operation the last of Sydney’s S-set train fleet has been retired, meaning all of…
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NZ details rail spending plans

The New Zealand Government has provided more detail for its rollingstock and rail revitalisation program after the recent budget committed…
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Final B-series railcar delivered to Perth

The West Australian Government aims to sign a deal for its next generation of passenger trainsets by the end of…
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WA submits ATC business case for federal funding

West Australian transport minister Rita Saffioti says a newly-submitted business case for Automatic Train Control (ATC) will pave the way…
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