Sunday 22nd Jul, 2018
Mock-up HCMT train. Photo: Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources, Victorian Government

Platform extensions for HCMTs to disrupt train services in Melbourne

Buses will replace trains on sections of Melbourne’s Cranbourne and Pakenham lines over an 11-day period in August, as work…
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Photo: Gladys Berejiklian / Twitter

First new Waratahs enter final testing phase

The first of Sydney’s new Waratah Series 2 trains have entered their final stage of testing, and the State Government…
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Photo: Victorian Government

Melbourne’s trams getting $230m overhaul

The refurbishment programme for Melbourne’s Yarra Trams fleet is underway, with the first completed vehicle to get back on the…
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Photo: Bombardier

Early works press on for upgrade of Gippsland Line

Surveyors have begun work at Traralgon station as part of early works for the Victorian Government’s $530 million Gippsland Line…
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Queensland Rail train. Photo: RailGallery.com.au

Downer’s Maryborough plant to get upgrade

Downer EDI’s rail manufacturing plant at Maryborough will receive $10 million from the Queensland Government to upgrade its infrastructure and…
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Photo: Pacific National

PN puts bigger wagons on rail for sugar season haul

Pacific National is utilising new high-capacity wagons to more efficiently transport sugar and molasses, with the major rail freight operator…
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Photo: Victorian Government

Test trains to run on Mernda extension in July

The first test train will arrive in Mernda next month, following the installation of the final section of track in…
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Melbourne Tram. Photo: RailGallery

Yarra Trams vehicles to be upgraded and refurbished

Over 90% of Melbourne’s trams will be refurbished as part of a Yarra Trams programme to overhaul the reliability and…
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