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PN’s coal tonnes slip, NTKs lift

Australian operator Pacific National has recorded a decline in volumes for its coal handling operations, despite a rise in net tonne kilometres …

Andrews engages social media to spruik Metro plan

Victorian premier Daniel Andrews has looked to engage voters online, taking his campaign for the Melbourne Metro rail project to …
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Stevedore considers competition ruling in Melbourne rent stoush

One of Melbourne’s biggest container stevedores, DP World, has told Rail Express affiliate Lloyd’s List Australia it’s considering filing an …
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Loc8 to deliver asset management at BHP’s rail repair shops

BHP Billiton Iron Ore will use the Loc8 platform to manage the full robotic automation of its rail car maintenance …
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National prosperity drives Nye’s passion for reform

Departing ARA chief executive Bryan Nye says the industry needs to continue working together to achieve future prosperity for Australia’s …
(Left to Right) R U OK? chairman Mike Connaghan, ARA chief executive Bryan Nye, Sydney Trains chief executive Howard Collins, TrackSAFE chairman Bob Herbert, Minister for Health Sussan Ley, R U OK? ambassador Phil Waugh, NSW Trains chief executive Rob Mason. Photo: Oliver Probert

Rail boss calls for cultural shift for mental health

Sydney Trains chief executive Howard Collins says the Australian rail industry needs to undergo a cultural change if it is …
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Expert speakers to ‘turnout’ for RISSB workshop in May

Focusing on the up-skilling of industry workers, the RISSB National Rail Turnouts Workshop will look to exchange and transfer knowledge …
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Opinions abound on ‘absurd’, ‘disastrous’ East West saga

A day on from the Andrews Government’s announcement that $420 million would be spent to move on from the cancelled …
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Andrews details alignment for Metro tunnels

Victorian premier Daniel Andrews has vowed to “get on” with the Melbourne Metro project, announcing the preferred alignment and depth …
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Rail takes proactive approach with R U OK? initiative

TrackSAFE chairman Bob Herbert says the launch of the inaugural Rail R U OK? Day is a sign that the …
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Aucklanders flock to trains

Auckland mayor Len Brown says a recent jump in the number of passengers on Auckland’s rail network bodes well for …