Monday 20th Aug, 2018

New managing director for Bombardier

Paul Brown has replaced Andrew Dudgeon as Bombardier’s managing director for Australia, as part of the rail technology leader’s transformation…
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ACT heralds its first Rail Safety Week with daytime testing

PICS: ACT’s first ever National Rail Safety Week event has launched, as the territory joins in the efforts of up…
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PN spends $2.4m on prototype wagons

Advanced materials developer Matrix Composites & Engineering has announced a $2.4 million deal to develop four protype wagons for Pacific…
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Wireless brake-testing developer to target China

A Queensland workshop is promoting its wireless brake-testing system to the Chinese market, thanks in part to State Government grant….
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First Newcastle light rail vehicle to arrive in September

Newcastle’s first light rail vehicle will arrive in Australia next month, after passing initial testing in Spain. The new tram…
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Canberra: Daytime testing to begin

Testing of Canberra’s light rail vehicles is set to move into its daytime testing phase, as construction of the light…
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Bombardier to design standard gauge VLocity bogies for North East Line

Bombardier has agreed to complete the design of bogies for the new standard gauge VLocity trains for Victoria’s North East…
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Rail growth drives revenue boost for Bombardier

Canadian transport multinational Bombardier has reported a 3% growth in revenue in the second quarter of 2018, thanks to an…
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