Tuesday 28th Feb, 2017
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Contract signed for 9 more X’Trapolis trains

Rollingstock manufacturer Alstom has announced the signing of a $137 million contract to supply nine more X’Trapolis trainsets for Melbourne…
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Bombardier logo on tram. Photo: RailGallery.com.au

Bombardier turnaround “in full motion”

Rail and aerospace manufacturer Bombardier has announced a significant turnaround in its earnings in 2016, but still has work to…
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Work begins on Cranbourne-Pakenham upgrade

18 stations will have extended platforms to cater for Melbourne’s 65 new high capacity metro trains, Victorian public transport minister…
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Delegates at AusRAIL PLUS 2015. Photo: RailGallery.com.au

AusRAIL Call for Papers: 40 days remain

Rail experts from around the region have until March 10 to submit abstracts for papers to be delivered at this…
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$20m for three new trams in Adelaide

South Australia’s mid-year budget has added $20 million in state funding to buy three new trams, and build a new…
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Savings on new Waratahs to go to locally-built XPTs

NSW transport minister Andrew Costance has awarded a $1.7 billion contract to deliver 24 new 8-car trains to the Sydney…
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AusRAIL Day 2 Blog – Check out all the action here

Check out what happened at Day 2 of AusRAIL below! Updates were posted from the bottom of the page, upwards….
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Danny Broad at AusRAIL 2016. Photo: Informa Australia

ARA members elect new board

A new 14-member board was named at the Australasian Railway Association’s Annual General Meeting on November 22. ARA chairman Bob Herbert…
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