Sunday 23rd Jul, 2017
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Credit card tap-and-go a step closer in Sydney

A trial for the use of contactless tap payments from credit cards on public transport has begun in Sydney, with…
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V/Line train going through level crossing. Photo: RailGallery.com.au

New online feature to provide real-time platform information

Regional train users will now be able to access real-time platform information via the V/Line website and V/Line smartphone app,…
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Wagons without bogies at the Bradken commissioning site at Kwinana, WA. Photo: Bradken

ARA issues ‘Call to Action’ to adopt GS1 identification standards

The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) and GS1 Australia have recently confirmed their support for the adoption of GS1 global standards…
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Photo: Department of Transport and Main Roads

Questions remain over NGR roll-out date

The company building Queensland’s new train fleet has promised that the first vehicles will be servicing the state’s passengers in…
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CAF AM class train Auckland. Photo: Creative Commons / Dc4444

‘Intuitive’ new mobile app guides Auckland passengers

Auckland Transport has just launched a new app to make travel in the city “easier” and “more intuitive” for passengers….
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Perth B-series train. Credit: Creative Commons / DBZ2313

Perth radio overhaul shortlist named

The five shortlisted parties for the $120 million contract to upgrade radio communications on Perth’s urban rail network have been…
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Photo: Department of Transport and Main Roads

Simulator, mentorship for Qld trainees

The Queensland Government has unveiled the new simulator which will help train the state’s future train drivers. The new simulation…
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Photo: Rail Express

Transport releases Opal data

Transport for NSW has made Opal data available for the public on its Open Data website, providing a detailed look…
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