Sunday 19th Nov, 2017
Photo: Level Crossing Removal Authority

Remote-control machines to install elevated track in Melbourne’s south-east

Custom-built “high-tech” machines never previously used in Australia are being employed to lay the track on the new elevated rail…
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TfNSW claims Opal has saved commuters $120m

NSW’s transfer discount for Adult Opal card users has saved commuters $120 million over the past year, according to the…
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Your digital edition of the Rail Express September/October Issue is here!

Rail Express is pleased to release its 2017 September/October Issue, along with a special supplement on Freight Rail. Click here to…
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Rio’s first unmanned train a big step towards 360mtpa

Mining giant Rio Tinto’s first unmanned train as part of its AutoHaul program is a major step towards its goal…
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EOI called for mobile coverage upgrades on Central Coast Line

Expressions of interest are being sought for a project to upgrade mobile telecommunications infrastructure between Wyong and Hornsby. Investments of…
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Siemens, Alstom merger could tackle Chinese giant

Rollingstock and rail systems manufacturer Alstom has confirmed talks are taking place between it and Siemens over a potential merger….
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ARA chief executive Danny Broad at AusRAIL 2016. Photo: Informa Australia

ARA names Next Generation Scholarship winners

The Australasian Railway Association has announced the six rail graduates who have won AusRAIL 2017 Next Generation Scholarships. ARA boss…
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AT Mobile App gets 100,000 downloads in under 4 months

The new mobile app from Auckland Transport (AT) allowing users to plan, save, and track their train, bus and ferry…
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