Saturday 23rd Feb, 2019
Rail worker manufacturing. Photo: RailGallery.com.au / Courtesy of Bombardier

Harmonising standards: a national approach to rail manufacturing and maintenance

Victoria is leading the drive for a national harmonisation of rollingstock standards in Australia. Rollingstock manufacturing and maintenance currently lacks…
Read More

KiwiRail discloses 450-wagon purchase

New Zealand rail operator KiwiRail has ordered 450 rail wagons from a Chinese manufacturer. In a short statement on February…
Read More

Parramatta’s wire-free sections defined

The NSW Government has clearly defined which sections of the planned Parramatta Light Rail line will be catenary free, with…
Read More

First NGR arrives at Maryborough for rectification works

The first New Generation Rollingstock train has arrived Maryborough ahead of a $335 million program to adjust the fleet to…
Read More

McMillan new boss for Bombardier Transportation Australia

Victoria’s Rolling Stock Development Division’s chief executive Wendy McMillan has been named the new managing director of Bombardier Transportation Australia….
Read More

Digitisation adds new dimension to track maintenance

Specialty machine supplier Plasser Australia outlines its contribution to a “new era” in track construction and maintenance. Plasser is using…
Read More

Parramatta Light Rail contracts awarded, 4km of wire-free rail

Winners have been named for contracts to build, and supply and operate rail systems for the first stage of Parramatta…
Read More

Less downtime, more flexibility: Providing a better fastening solution

Infastech Engineered Fastening says it can provide wagon manufacturers, rail track and maintenance businesses with an alternative swage locking fastening…
Read More