Sunday 21st Jan, 2018
NGR trains ready to go. Photo: Bombardier Transportation

Next edition features: Light Rail, Passenger Rail, Urban Infrastructure

The first 2018 edition of Rail Express magazine lands in just a few weeks time,  with three strong features to…
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Investigation opened into SPAD event at Geelong

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has opened an investigation into a signal passed at danger (SPAD) event by a…
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Probe opened into pre-Xmas bogie failure

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau is investigating a December 12 bogie fracture on a Pacific National coal train at Kooragang,…
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Three confirmed dead in Amtrak derailment

A US passenger train was travelling 80kph over the speed limit when it derailed onto a highway south of Seattle,…
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40 regional Vic level crossings upgraded

Forty regional rail crossings have now been upgraded in the Victorian government’s Safer Country Crossings Program, with another 10 more…
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PTV warns passengers ahead of major weather event

Public Transport Victoria has advised commuters to delay or defer non-essential travel after the Bureau of Meteorology issued a severe…
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Metro Trains Comeng EMU. Photo: Zed Fitzhume / Creative Commons

AusRAIL: Predictive onboard diagnostics to help Melbourne trains meet rising demand

Data-driven onboard diagnostics technology can predict problems in Metro Trains’ fleet and asset management, and thereby deal with the challenges…
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Rail Manufacturing CRC on hunt for final round of projects

The Commonwealth Government sponsored Rail Manufacturing CRC is looking to create more partnerships between rail businesses and universities in its…
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