Friday 20th Sep, 2019

NZ details rail spending plans

The New Zealand Government has provided more detail for its rollingstock and rail revitalisation program after the recent budget committed…
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Final B-series railcar delivered to Perth

The West Australian Government aims to sign a deal for its next generation of passenger trainsets by the end of…
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WA submits ATC business case for federal funding

West Australian transport minister Rita Saffioti says a newly-submitted business case for Automatic Train Control (ATC) will pave the way…
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A material difference: Getting the specs right in today’s rail market

With a massive pipeline for rail and rollingstock in Australia and New Zealand, suppliers must be keenly aware of what’s…
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Deciding on the right drive system for your next RRV

One of the many considerations to be made by track builders and maintainers deciding on their next road rail vehicle…
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NZ budget provides $1bn for KiwiRail, extra money for City Rail Link

A $1 billion funding package will facilitate the “long overdue” redevelopment of KiwiRail, with money set aside for new rollingstock,…
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ARA seeking next CEO; Broad endorsed to replace Herbert as chair

Danny Broad will finish up as CEO of the Australasian Railway Association, and has been endorsed to succeed Bob Herbert…
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140k ride ‘transformational’ Sydney Metro on opening day

NSW transport minister Andrew Constance has hailed Sydney Metro’s opening as a huge success, with almost 140,000 passenger journeys reported…
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