RailExpress Jan-Feb 2018

PLUS OUR SPECIAL LIGHT RAIL PULL-OUT SUPPLEMENT SPONSOREDBY Tacklingmajor light rail-road intersections Sydney light rail to ‘get real’ withCBD&South-East Canberrafinallygets its trams Adelaideextends itsnetwork NGRS ARRIVE IN BRISBANE After they were sidelined by politics and a tricky testing process, Queensland finally gets its new trains THE LATEST NEWS From around Australia and New Zealand YOUNG EXPERTS DAZZLE AusRAIL with fresh ideas p46 AURIZON TAKES ON ACCC Over network rates p65 Funding now open for rail innovation Rail Innovation Gateway funding open for Australian rail businesses and universities to address today’s rail challenges Up to $1,000,000 funding is available for each project, to be matched by the participating rail business and paid to an Australian university to deliver rail research that truly innovates. Complete the online application form at http://rmcrc.com.au/register-your-project/ APPLICATIONS CLOSE 9 March 2018. ISSUE 1 | 2018