Monday 20th May, 2019

Finalists named for Women in Industry Awards

Individuals from major rail businesses are among the more than 70 finalists named across 10 categories ahead of the 2019…
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Bombardier signs $361m NGR modification deal

Bombardier Transportation has announced a $361 million contract from the Queensland Government to deliver modifications to the New Generation Rollingstock…
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Tailor-made fastening solutions from a local-owned supplier

When he acquired Infastech Engineered Fastening in 2017, Glenn Heffernan saw real opportunity in niche areas of Australia’s manufacturing and…
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Labor commits $200m more to Metronet

The Federal Labor Opposition has promised to spend an additional $200 million on the WA Government’s Metronet rail program, including…
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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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Perth TAFE to become rollingstock training centre

WA’s McGowan Government says Perth’s Midland TAFE campus will be transformed into a training centre for the state’s Metronet rail…
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Versatility key to riding light rail wave

Rail Express spoke with Alstom’s Jean-François Blanc, about the success of light rail in the region, the latest in cutting…
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NSW signs contracts for 117 regional railcars, Dubbo facility

The NSW Government has selected the winning team to deliver the $2.8 billion project to design, build, finance and maintain…
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