Monday 6th Jul, 2020

The road to 100

Bombardier’s Wendy McMillan describes how the company is creating a rail manufacturing centre of excellence as it reaches a major…
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Rail Manufacturing CRC

Closure of Rail Manufacturing CRC leaves room for R&D investment

The Rail Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) held its last event on June 25 and officially closed on July 1…
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Worker transfer deal maintains train manufacturing jobs in Ballarat

The Victorian government has brokered a deal to transfer manufacturing staff from Alstom’s manufacturing site in Ballarat to Bombardier’s maintenance…
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Capacity increase on NSW transport network from July 1

NSW has moved to increase the capacity on its public transport network. In May, Transport for NSW (TfNSW) rolled out…
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associations

Global railway associations highlight post-COVID mobility improvements

A trio of global railway associations have noted that rail is part of the solution to the linked crises of…
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laser sensors

Targeting accuracy and precision with laser sensors

Bestech is providing the local rail industry with access to products such as laser sensors that are used in driving…
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Alstom signs agreement to introduce hydrogen-powered trains to Italy

Train manufacturer Alstom and Italian energy infrastructure company Snam have signed a five-year agreement to pave the way for hydrogen…
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Scissor crossing and new trains in preparation for City Rail Link

A new scissor crossing has been installed at Mt Eden, in Auckland, to allow trains continue running while work on…
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