Saturday 23rd Feb, 2019

Port Hedland level crossing removed

The opening of a 95-metre road bridge has signalled the completion of works to remove a road-rail level crossing at…
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ATSB to investigate Creighton derailment

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau is investigating the January 21 derailment of a freight train at Creighton in northern Victoria….
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North Queensland rainfall inundates cane railways

Queensland’s sugarcane growers’ association is unsure of the extent of damage so far caused by monsoon conditions in the state’s…
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$7.2m to build new Henty rail crossing

GrainCorp has welcomed a joint commitment from federal, state and local governments to facilitate direct access for B-Doubles to its…
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Graffiti costs slashed with new technologies

Graffiti costs rail operators and local governments tens of millions of dollars each year, not only in clean-up costs, but…
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Safety bureau to probe Geelong level crossing failure

Safety experts will investigate why boom gates failed to lower when the Overland passenger service passed through a level crossing…
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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…
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Defibrillators rolled out to Perth stations

Western Australia’s Public Transport Authority (PTA) has installed 18 potentially lifesaving defibrillators at train stations around the Transperth network, as…
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