A $225 million NSW Government investment will future-proof the State’s rail industry by ensuring manufacturing remains onshore and that local jobs stay in the regions.
A 16-metre-deep sink hole is being filled in as part of the NSW Government’s works to repair and reopen the critical western rail freight line. Read more
Industrial action planned by the Electrical Trades Union could once again disrupt train operations across Sydney this week. Read more
Sydney Trains and NSW TrainLink Intercity and regional network customers could face disruption to their journeys this week due to industrial action. Read more
A fire which led to the evacuation of a NSW TrainLink service at Yerrinbool in the NSW Southern Highlands was the result of a collapsed axle bearing. Read more
A relief signaller who was working on two signal panels at once when they routed a train through a protected worksite was possibly experiencing the effects of cumulative fatigue as well as being under a high workload, a transport safety investigation report details. Read more
Sydney’s rail network will once again be disrupted by industrial action next week, with services running at a reduced frequency and taking longer to reach their destinations. Read more
Sydney’s rail network will be disrupted by industrial action planned for Tuesday 7 December, when services will run at a reduced frequency and take longer to reach their destinations. Read more
NSW’s heavy rail network is the first in the country to transition to 100 per cent net zero emissions, four years ahead of schedule. Read more
A $45 million contract has been awarded to a joint venture of John Holland and Laing O’Rourke to start early construction work at Bankstown Station in Sydney.
Construction work will begin immediately to deliver a new services building, install new Sydney Metro rail systems and communication equipment and convert current Sydney Trains equipment to metro standards.
Following these early works, a separate Bankstown Main Works contract will be awarded to modify Bankstown Station for Sydney Trains services and to get it ready for metro services.
The design will ensure an easy interchange for customers transferring between Sydney Metro and Sydney Trains services.