Friday 20th Sep, 2019

75pc of Sydney’s new tram fleet has arrived

The 45th of 60 trams being delivered by Alstom for the Sydney CBD & South East Light Rail project has…
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Not milling about: Dotmar EPP growing local capabilities

Specialised plastic parts fabricator, Dotmar EPP, takes Rail Express through its process, and the latest addition to its local manufacturing…
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Digitisation in track maintenance

Rail Express speaks with track maintenance and construction machines OEM Plasser Australia about applying digital and condition monitoring principles to…
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Alstom to build Metronet fleet, Australind railcars

Alstom has been named the preferred bidder to build 246 new railcars for Perth’s growing rail network, and six new…
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Grants offered to SMEs for Metronet railcar program

Perth businesses will be offered grants up to $20,000 to help them take part in the upcoming $1.6 billion Metronet…
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New South Wales pushes on with rail automation

Rail Express speaks with experts from Alstom about the signalling revolution underway in New South Wales, and how modern technology…
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Melbourne Tram. Photo: RailGallery.com.au

Yarra Trams operations centre to benefit from new tech

The Yarra Trams Operation Centre is receiving a new ‘mega-wall’ of information screens that will help controllers monitor real-time data…
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12 EMUs added to Bombardier’s SA trains contract

Adelaide will have at least 34 electric multiple unit (EMU) trains from Bombardier after 12 were added to the manufacturer’s…
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