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Heavy Haul Rail conference fast approaching

Immerse yourself in the best of local and international project expertise as Heavy Haul Rail showcases strategic directions from major players and gain valuable insights into critical industry updates.

The Australian heavy haul rail industry, boasting some the heaviest and longest trains, continues to lead the world in operations and innovation. Bringing together key decision makers, the 2024 Heavy Haul agenda will showcase the best in local and international project expertise, giving attendees an understanding of the strategic directions of major players together with critical industry and market updates to ensure efficient, safe and reliable operations.

Taking place 13-14 March 2024, at the Crown Perth connect allowing those in the industry to connect with the heavy haul rail sector at the only dedicated heavy haul rail conference in Australia.

Make the most of your experience by networking in new ways. In addition to the popular and regularly sold-out Heavy Haul dinner, the organisers have introduced the Heavy Haul Rail Exhibition Networking Drinks function, the Young Rail Professionals Networking Breakfast and a Technical Site Tour – all included as part of your registration.

NEW TO 2024 | Count Her In: Achieve a minimum 30 per cent female representation to join our ‘Acceleration Allies’

To celebrate the 2024 theme of International Women’s Day, ‘Count Her In: Accelerating Gender Equality Through Economic Empowerment’ Informa Australia will be showcasing the organisations who achieve a minimum of 30 per cent female representation at Heavy Haul Rail & Rail Turnouts with special acknowledgements as ‘Acceleration Allies’.

This representation will include speakers, delegates, sponsors and delegates. Join the movement to ‘Count her in’ and enjoy special recognition at the event.

Co-located with Heavy Haul Rail is our Rail Turnouts Workshop, your go-to source for track construction, signalling of turnouts, maintenance, and management. Discover innovative solutions and stay ahead of the curve in this ever-evolving landscape.

The workshop is tailored to those looking for a detailed guide, or fresh perspectives on the rail turnouts challenges of track construction, signalling of turnouts, maintenance and management. Experts within the industry will explore innovative solutions to the real challenges faced and work towards industry solutions, on the 12 March at the Crown Perth.