ONRSR, RISSB, and ACRI are collaborating to provide the Australian rail industry with the best track worker safety technologies and systems.
New footage has emerged of multiple near-misses of pedestrians and drivers with light-rail vehicles.
National Cabinet has formalised the Freight Movement Code to implement a consistent set of health measures across borders for freight operators during the COVID-19 pandemic.
An updated edition of Infrastructure Australia’s 2020 Infrastructure Priority List has been released, showcasing 155 infrastructure proposals and an extended investment pipeline worth over $64 billion.
When the National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy was released a year ago, COVID-19 was not on anyone’s radar, much less something around which Australian households and businesses were busily redesigning their day-to-day activities.
The 2650-tonne coal shipment was initially transported 60km by road from the mine in Mmamabula to the the Tshele Hills rail siding in Kgatleng, southern Botswana, which was upgraded to support the loading of coal onto freight trains following the approval of construction in 2017.
China Civil Engineering Group, which is constructing new standard-gauge lines in Nigeria, awarded CRRC Qishuyan a contract in January 2019 for four NDJ3N locomotives, six DF11GN passenger locomotives, nine DF8BN freight locomotives and two DF7GN shunting locomotives.
The new equipment will be supplied by a consortium of Chinese companies led by Dongfang Electrical, in partnership with CRRC Dalian and the CRRC Qiqihar Rolling Stock Company (QRRS), in a deal agreed on June 23.
Transnet has re-opened the freight route between Pretoria North and Hercules, which has been closed since August 2014 owing to cable theft and sabotage.
The rail line to the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) will resume full capacity this evening following six days of disruption caused by a derailed train.
Currently, fuel for passenger aircraft is exempt from tax, whereas rail companies have seen levies on electricity to power trains more than double in the past four years.
Australian regional airline Regional Express (REX) is reportedly discussing taking some Boeing 737s off Virgin Australia’s hands.
ATPCO today announced the addition of new sales channels to NDC Exchange, the only neutral, industry-owned platform that connects the airline ecosystem and helps accelerate the adoption of airline retailing.
Jamco Corporation announces its new “Project Blue Sky” initiative, which is a global, collaborative clean cabin initiative between Jamco and its affiliates to develop and produce touchless, hygienic cabin interior products for the aerospace industry.
Air Canada today revealed the details of its transformed Aeroplan loyalty program, outlining the program attributes and credit card benefits members can enjoy when the new program launches November 8, 2020.
Plans to construct rail and light rail links to a military intelligence campus which is to be built at Likit near Be’er Sheva have been announced by Minister of Transport & Road Safety Miri Regev.
Etihad Rail (UAE) is expanding its fleet to allow it to transport containerised and bulk freight, such as petrochemicals, aggregates, raw steel, limestone, cement and construction material, industrial and household waste, aluminium, food commodities and general cargo, both domestically and internationally.
The project team of Afcon Infrastruture and Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC) today launched first U-Girder on 9-km priority corridor of Kanpur Metro Rail project.
The new wagons will more than triple Etihad Rail’s fleet to more than 1000 units and will help to multiply the railway’s annual transport capacity by eight times to 59 million tonnes.
A favourite pastime was watching trains pass and weave stories about the passengers
The threat of court sanction would be enough to ensure the new owner of a key east coast freight facility did not exploit its powerful position to the detriment of competitors, the judge behind a landmark case has said.
An investigation into a train derailment on the Nullarbor last year has found the tracks failed to restore to the normal position after an east-bound train departed the line two hours prior.
Former BHP Billiton coal boss Dean Dalla Valle will replace David Irwin as chief executive officer of Pacific National, the bulk and intermodal operator announced on Monday.
EXPORTS of agricultural, mineral and timber products through Victorian ports face big disruptions from two rail industry battles over wage and work conditions.
DRAWN out negotiations between Victorian grain train drivers and freight business Pacific National (PN) is costing the grains industry millions of dollars due to train delays and cancellations.
Indian Railways has issued draft specifications that private operators need to adhere to while providing train services in the country.
The Railway Board has conducted the second pre-bid meeting with global firms for running private trains in 12 clusters of Indian Railways.
Tokyo Metro plans to have the rest of the fleet, comprising six 10-car trains and 15 eight-car trains, in service by 2022.
The purchase, announced August 11, is primarily intended to support the expansion of Hitachi’s Lumada diagnostics and analytics platform, with a view of solving more complex customer challenges and improving the range of data available.
Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation (GMRC) has invited Open Tenders from eligible applicants, who fulfil qualification criteria as stipulated in the official tender notification.
Aurizon today reported Underlying Earnings Before Interest and Tax (EBIT) of $909 million in its continuing operations for the year ended 30 June 2020.
Today's Australian is reporting Glencore's plans to shutdown its 17 Australian coal mines in September for "several weeks" due to depressed thermal and metallurgical export coal prices.
As part of its ongoing commitment to supporting and engaging with the local community, Aurizon provides much needed financial assistance to community organisations through its Community Giving Fund.
An out of service water level sensor led an Aurizon freight train to plough through flood waters that had inundated a rail bridge near Tully, Queensland, in 2018.
Competition watchdog boss Rod Sims will not back down in his fight to challenge the sale of a key Queensland rail freight terminal saying the deal, between Pacific National and ASX-listed rail freight operator Aurizon, warrants a second look at the High Court.
The Grattan Institute’s call to “
At the hearings of the parliamentary inquiry into financing of faster rail in June, Bob Bennett, co-convener of the Canberra-Sydney Rail Action Group, spoke of the "chilling effect" that the possibility of high speed rail has had, over years, on more modest upgrade proposals.
The federal government is mulling a value capture tax to recoup the costs of its ambitious program to build faster rail connections along the eastern seaboard.
I basically support C Williams' call for a national high-speed rail network (Letters, June 1), despite a report from the Grattan Institute which concludes that such a network would not be cost effective.
In response to the Grattan Institute’s calls for Australia to ‘move on’ from High Speed Rail, the Public Transport Users Association notes the limitations of their analysis, and calls for urban megaroads projects to receive the same level of scrutiny.
A quick note to celebrate the 18th anniversary of SmartBus in Melbourne.
We haven't had a regular Timetable Tuesday for a while.
Victoria's COVID-19 outbreak is still not contained and travel remains restricted to necessary trips.
Commuters face a year longer riding with bus company Transdev than the Andrews government intended, due to complications finding a replacement operator during the coronavirus pandemic.
The SmartBus orbital routes, introduced about 10 years ago, are easy to explain.
Canadian Pacific (NYSE: CP) launched its foray into Eastern Canada intermodal service on Tuesday, sending its first westbound intermodal train from Brownville Junction, Maine, and through the Port of St.
Canadian railway CN (NYSE: CNI) is relying on port terminals in Halifax and elsewhere on the East Coast as longshore workers continue to strike at the Port of Montreal.
The inaugural train carried containers from the Hapag-Lloyd ship Detroit Express bound for intermodal terminals on the CP network in Canada and the United States – the first eastbound intermodal train to the Port of Saint John departed Montreal on August 7.
As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be felt in the passenger transportation industry across the country, VIA Rail Canada (VIA Rail) has announced temporary layoffs of some 30 management and professional employees, effective from 14 August 2020.
The Canadian railways anticipate their grain volume movement in the 2020-2021 crop year will be roughly in line with how much they’ve hauled in recent years, according to outlooks from Canadian Pacific (NYSE: CP) and CN (NYSE: CNI).
Sydney Trains says it intends to change the wording of a “women only” job advertisement to better reflect its plans to promote gender equality in the industry.
Sydney train commuters who are blind or low vision will temporarily have free access to a navigation service to help them get around the city’s stations, with advocates now pushing to make the change permanent.
Until August 31, 2020, the community is invited to share their ideas on how to renew the public spaces around Circular Quay.
A new 20-year vision for Pyrmont will shape the waterfront peninsula as an innovative, connected and creative around-the-clock destination.
There will be a probe into train arrivals after two girls allegedly breached border restrictions after travelling to Queensland from virus hot spot Sydney.
With millions of people teleworking and using high-bandwidth applications to facilitate business amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it stands to reason that travelers will have a far greater expectation for accessing robust inflight connectivity links when the airline industry recovers from the crisis.
Governments are banking on infrastructure projects to help the Australian economy recover from the coronavirus recession, but not everyone is convinced it will be worthwhile.
State, territory and federal infrastructure and transport ministers have released an enforceable code for the border control of freight movements; however, differences remain.
Since the beginning of the lockdown in March, the number of rail passengers has dropped by over 90 per cent even in some of London’s busiest stations.
Infrastructure managers ADIF and ADIF Alta Velocidad have begun a €280m programme to enhance the network in Catalunya, with a number of projects to be undertaken in 2020 and early 2021.
On 11 August 2020 the Cabinet of Ministers of Latvia took a position in favour of a single joint infrastructure manager for the Rail Baltica line.
Verkehrsverbund Berlin-Brandenburg has launched the competitive tendering process for the remaining two portions of the 331 route-km Berlin S-Bahn network, covering the North-South and east-west Stadtbahn service groups.
On 6 January 2020, ThermOmegaTech conducted an environmental exposure test to determine if extremely cold air temperatures could cause the GURU Plug to nuisance dump when engine coolant water temperature is above the valve’s release set-point.
Engineering company Kone Corporation has received an order to provide and install more than 70 elevators for the Grand Paris Express in France.
LDP001 made an appearance on TM81 Tahmoor coalie today with 8205 and 8207 on the rear.
A bit of an odd patch colour on this suspected repaired Cosco 22G1 box.
There were 80 sightings for this week; This is 9 sightings less than last week.
There were 89 sightings for this week; This is 2 sightings less than last week.
I am hoping to have this Newsletter, Issue number 13, completed sometime tomorrow, probable be in the Evening.
Seven community groups in the Riverina and Central West have received vital grants of between $1,000 and $4,000 in round five of the Inland Rail Community Sponsorships and Donations program.
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is joining over 80 organisations in promoting the important messages of Rail Safety Week 2020: Rail safety – I am RailSAFE, across 10-16 August.
The crisis facing Australia’s rail network has suddenly become much worse.
Forbes Public School Parents and Citizens' Association have received a welcome boost for their school with the addition of five new laptops, made possible through an Inland Rail Sponsorships and Donations grant.
[color=#1d1d1d][size=3][font=merriweather, georgia, serif]Australia's largest private rail freight operator has warned the sector is in danger of being "disadvantaged "out of existence, due to growing competition from foreign ships.
The company carried 7.
The draft addendum of the updated contracts will now be sent back to the National Land Transport Agency (ANTT), which will analyse the recommendations and include the determinations made by the TCU’s reporting minister, Mr Bruno Dantas.
Mexico has a freight railway system owned by the national government.
Progress Rail has announced EMD Joule, a lithium-ion battery shunting locomotive which it hopes to make available to the global market in early 2021.
Amat, the public transport operator in Palermo, Italy, has awarded a joint venture between CAF Italia and EDS Infrastructure a contract to undertake four years’ maintenance on 17 LRVs, which operate on the city’s four-line network.
Our weekend observations of the target Breamish showed some interesting chemistry results (which always make our scientists exclaim “O frabjous day!
Australia's renewable energy research capacity has been boosted with the completion of The University of Queensland’s 64 megawatt solar farm at Warwick in the state’s south east.
Fancy a gin made from botanicals taken from Buckingham Palace’s own back garden?
Every little boy loves a train set.
The hospitality industry has been hit hard by the lockdown, and likely to struggle for months to come, so there’s a campaign raising money for people laid off by the industry.
This Episode is Part Five of my video series Scenery Experiments.
Saturday, August 8 saw more than 20 members brave the frigid weather and COVID-19 to attend the club's annual general meeting, with strict adherence to social distancing and face masks.
In the last week of July, we talk about pretty much everything!
We’re rebooting the toolbox talk!
We’re so happy to have had Steven Haworth on the Bench Time Podcast this week!
Wilmar Sugar has released shocking new footage of a crash between a cane train and a harvester as frustrations rise over the number of incidents in milling regions this season so far.
Whilst the restrictions around COVID-19 mean we aren’t currently able to open to the public, behind the scenes Puffing Billy’s workshops are a hive of activity, so an update seems timely.
We all love a steam train and dotted around London are a number of miniature steam railways to ride on.
The Ruislip Lido Railway has confirmed their planned reopening date for passenger services following the Coronavirus closure.
Locals in the Bundaberg Region are advised to keep an eye out for cane trains from Monday, 22 June in the lead up to the cane harvesting season.
Australia’s Government of New South Wales (NSW) has approved two freight rail projects to facilitate cargo movement in the state.
The New South Wales Government has greenlit two freight rail projects designed to ease traffic congestion on busy Sydney roads; the Botany Rail Duplication and Cabramatta Loop projects.
Bathurst residents are invited to have a say through until August 16, 2020, on how bus services around the region might be improved.
Rezoning of land around Railway Square marks the beginning of Sydney's future Silicon Valley.
Fast-tracked planning assessments will enable construction on the Botany Rail Duplication and Cabramatta Loop Project to begin within months
Wear on Auckland's metro rail network is more widespread than first thought, triggering urgent work to replace 100km of track in six months.
Rail services have continued in New Zealand despite the reimposition of lockdown measures to control the spread of new cases of COVID-19.
Downer NZ, a subsidiary of Downer, Australia, was awarded the contract through an open tender, with national railway KiwiRail saying it received no wholly-New Zealand-owned bids for the contract.
Rail opinions published over the past few months
Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters and Transport Minister Phil Twyford today kicked off the start of the Auckland NZ Upgrade Programme rail projects which will support over 400 jobs and help unlock our biggest city.
The Territory Labor Government is constructing a new two-lane sealed road and a new 45 metre span bridge on Port Keats Road over Saddle Rail Creek.
The Northern Territory government has released a request for quotation for the development of a concept design for a rail passenger terminal as part of the Katherine Logistics and Agribusiness Hub.
The Defence Department has ruled out building a rail line into the Tindal RAAF Base as part of its $1.
Train services across the NT were disrupted for four hours yesterday after two boys jumped from a moving train.
Federal cabinet documents kept secret for 20 years reveal a radical legislative proposal to acquire Aboriginal land to ensure the construction of the 1,400 kilometre rail line from the Red Centre to Darwin.
Most people ‘in the know’ realize that NASA is just part of the military industrial complex, but a recent open admission on mainstream news that “there are indications of alien life” is likely the beginning of a bid to get your undivided attention before full-forced disclosure ensues.
With the release of the identities of the biggest recipients of money under the Paycheck Protection Program, reviewing all the names of those who got money and figuring out how this will impact the industry’s operations is now the hot topic of discussion in trucking.
In a time when it seems none of us are going anywhere, it might be interesting to look back on a time when travel horizons were just opening, but the ‘going’ remained decidedly ‘soft’.
Great to have you here; Urban Transport News is now welcoming submissions from Guest Writers!
What You Need to Do About Define Electrolyte in Chemistry Before You Miss Your Chance
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has allowed registration of electric vehicles without pre-fitted batteries.
Britain’s Cycling and Walking revolution stirred up by the Prime Minister, now incorporated plans containing cycling prescriptions and free training and higher cycling infrastructure standards and e-bike programmes at National level.
Join us for a forum with experts, community members and local activists to find out how the North East Link will affect you.
The newly widened Purvis Lane is delivering quicker journeys and improved heavy vehicle access to the North Dubbo industrial precinct.
A new port shuttle rail service between Fremantle Port and the Perth Freight Terminal in Kewdale could take over 20,000 return truck trips off roads in Fremantle and Perth each year.
The competition watchdog has asked for special leave to appear in the High Court to challenge Pacific National's $205 million acquisition of the Acacia Ridge intermodal terminal from rival Aurizon.
Up to 80,000 truck trips will be taken off Sydney’s congested motorways each year, while 230 jobs will be created in Western Sydney, as part of a combined investment value of up to $100 million to shift freight off the city’s road network and onto rail.
Rail freight cannot afford to be left “in the age of steam” chair of the Freight on Rail Group (FORG) Dean Dalla Valle has said in the inaugural industry-led Advanced Train Management System (ATMS) oversight group.
Smart thinking between Pacific National and Wagner Corporation highlights the many possibilities of rail freight.
In an industry-first, Ports Australia has launched a detailed trade statistics resource, which collates and exhibits the ports sector’s trade data.
Today we reach our 2.
Seymour Railway Heritage Centre invites you on a Special Heritage Train Tour from Southern Cross to Seymour, then travel to Mt Buller for a day in the snow or enjoy a Kelly Gang History Tour.
The Andrews Labor Government’s $600 million Mernda Rail Extension is six months ahead of schedule, with the first test trains to Mernda to be running by the end of September.
There are few places left on earth that are as untouched and wild as the Australian outback, a landscape that has captivated imaginations and attracted thrill-seekers for millennia.
Despite the continued uncertainty and impact of Covid-19, Qube is in a strong financial position.
Company optimistic amid guidance withdrawal and executive pay cuts
Market clouds gather after first half but acquisition pays out early on land sale
Qube Holdings chief executive Maurice James has scaled back growth forecasts amid uncertainty over how badly the coronavirus will disrupt imports to Australia as the logistics group reported a 16 per cent drop in interim profits to $51.
Qube has awarded the contract to build four locomotives to UGL, part of the CIMIC Group.
The Queensland Government and the City of Gold Coast have committed to begin the business case for the jointly-funded light rail link to the Gold Coast Airport.
The Queensland government will complete a business case into the potential to run double-stacked freight trains from Mount Isa to Stuart and the Port of Townsville.
Cross River Rail will include two stations that are barely more than a stone’s throw apart.
The Palaszczuk Government is on the back foot — if not on the rails — in Parliament over potential cost blow-outs with the Brisbane Cross River Rail project, writes Peter McCutcheon.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has defended her government's decision to forge ahead with a new train station for its Cross River Rail project despite experts warning of engineering and safety flaws.
The Railway Technical Society of Australasia (RTSA) is calling for nominations for a Marketing and Communications Representative – a voluntary role on the RTSA Executive Committee.
The 340 Dobain HSH rail steel is designed for use on lines which operate at high frequency with heavy traffic, with limited windows for maintenance.
The world’s biggest railway exhibition, InnoTrans, which has been postponed from September 2020 to April 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, says that the current level of bookings is at the same level as it was for InnoTrans 2018.
Rail Live, which was to take place at Long Marston, England, on 9 and 10 September has been cancelled because of the continued uncertainty around coronavirus restrictions.
The experience around Australia when a new rail line is opened is that the community it serves flock to the service.
We’re back from the beach and Todd & Brett break down some more of our favs this week!
A local manufacturing solution to Australia’s dual-gauge headache from Harrybilt Engineering.
Allegations that slave labour was used in the production of components used in a number of Australian rollingstock fleets have been strongly denied by KTK Australia.
KH Engineering Services Limited has confirmed it has completed its first major photovoltaic solar panel deployment on the rail network, just outside of London on behalf of train operator Southeastern.
CEO of the ALC Kirk Coningham outlines how governments could make significant reforms to unlock freight and logistics networks.
The Greek islands are among Europe’s most revered destinations.
When people think about long-distance rail journeys in Australia, the ones that come to mind are the Ghan,
Travelling by rail across Australia between Sydney and Perth on the fabled Indian Pacific is truly a pleasure trip rather than purely a means of transportation.
It's a rail fan's dream come true: a private rail car being pulled by a steam locomotive through some of the most gorgeous scenery in the nation.
I have been remiss.
From Railpage to all our loyal users, moderators and administrators, wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful and safe New Year.
Railpage has available for download the new 2018 version of the All Australia Tracks Google Earth overlay.
Railpage is calling for 6 or so volunteers to become core team members of the RP testing team for the new developer software releases.
Submissions are now open for our monthly international photo competition.
With the summer heat still on the rise, it might be a scorcher out there today.
When the bicentennial rolled around in 1976, the railroads celebrated the 200th birthday of the United States by painting engines in red, white, and blue.
Freedom Train Part One: 1947-1949
Photos of the plattsburgh station from 1992.
A recent storm in Utah has uncovered some railroad history.
The Bathurst Rail Museum has recorded 10,000 visitors through its doors since the facility opened in February.
Below is a photographic look at the new Tutuban station (Manila) during trackwork in 2009.
Ex-SR ‘Merchant Navy’ No.
The 4709 Group has announced that W J Balsdon Heavy Haulage has delivered the frame for new build steam locomotive GWR 4700 No.
Locomotive Services Ltd (LSL), under their Statesman Rail trading name, will be running a brand new railtour on Saturday the 14th November 2020, featuring their Class 43 (High-Speed Train (HST).
Signs point to Purple Line builder, investor leaving project.
According to Stratistics MRC, the
The July issue of RT&S is now available digitally.
Future Rail is back for another issue packed with technology news and industry analysis
I had spent my life – 44 years – in Tegucigalpa, the capital of
New Elkhart Location Featured in the News!
Thinking through my year’s travel plans.
Arrived as Southern Cross station at 0700, the ticket and website said to be there at least one hour before departure.
Preparing for winter is a crucial task at Network Rail.
Central Suburban Passenger Co has awarded Transmashholding’s Demikhovsky factory a contract to supply seven 11-car EP2D 3 kV DC electric multiple-units by September.
Manufacturer United Wagon Co, leasing company TransFin-M and freight forwarding company FT Logistic have signed an agreement for the supply of 200 Type 11-6874 covered vans by the end of next year.
Under the contract signed last month, the 11-car 3kV dc trains are being manufactured between July and September.
An advisor to Russian Railways, the country’s national rail operator, praised the rise of blockchain technology and hinted that it could be implemented as part of the country’s rail network.
The new service, which will operate daily with five-car 160km/h Swallow EMUs, will also reduce travel times between Moscow and Yaroslavl from four hours to three.
Public transport is an essential service, and its occasional reform is a necessary, if unenviable, part of modern governance.
Three kilometres of new track will be laid on the Flinders Link project this week.
In Adelaide, Bombardier have developed an in-house remote diagnostics system.
South Australian Premier Steven Marshall has appointed Corey Wingard as Minister for Transport and Infrastructure.
The $252 million major re-railing upgrade between Adelaide and Tarcoola is nearing completion, with final contracts being awarded from this month.
Tasmanians appear to be getting the message when it comes to rail safety, with new data revealing an annual 60 per cent drop in the number of people failing to stop or give way at level crossings.
Tasmanians have been dudded by the state and federal governments over the redevelopment of the Burnie port.
The state government is considering a wide range of options when it comes to installing more public transport in Hobart’s northern suburbs – not just light rail.
When Ash Barwick and Jake Williams-sims transported their new 130-year-old train carriage home to Tasmania's Gravelly Beach on a truck, bits of it fell off on the highway.
Bauxite Mining is in full swing near Campbell Town in Tasmania and trucking to the bell bay port has started.
Waze – the platform bringing together communities on and off the road – has announced a new feature that will provide alerts to road users approaching level crossings.
Safe and controlled air travel is today a step closer, following the news that Travizory has secured investment from Atlantic Labs for its traveler management platform, which provides seamless digital interactions between travelers and host countries.
Transportation, banking and capital markets are three very different industries with one thing in common: high susceptibility to future disruption, according to Accenture.
In this whitepaper, Catie Williams, InEight product director, Connected Analytics, explains how the sharing of data in construction can maximise productivity and increase margins.
Quick Repair of Track Subgrade & Railroad Right-of-Way Heavy rain and flooding costs the railroad industry millions of dollars in maintenance and repairs.
Rivet Games has released their Engadin Line add on for Train Simulator, and have very kindly sent RailAdvent a copy to review.
A train driver simulator is about to be upgraded and will include the Bakerloo line so you can pretend to be a tube train driver at home.
Dovetail Games has just announced Train Sim World 2, the next game in the Train Sim World franchise.
A REVIEW that NSW Minister for Transport Andrew Constance said found safety risks to cyclists near Newcastle's light rail amounts to an "extraordinary admission", Labor contends.
Avoca’s sporting clubs have access to a brand-new minibus to ensure players and supporters can travel safely to and from matches and events thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Flexible Local Transport Solutions program.
The order is the third made by AVG as part of a 2009 framework agreement for up to 75 vehicles, which will be used on the 663.
Construction on the $709 million Broadbeach to Burleigh section of the Gold Coast light rail project could begin before Christmas.
The financing for the LRVs is divided into two lots.
The tender was launched by Albtal Transport Company (AVG), Karlsruhe Transport Authority (VBK), Saarbahn, the State of Salzburg, the Neckar-Alb tram-train association, and Upper Austria infrastructure manager, Schiene OÖ.
The Queensland and Gold Coast governments will jointly fund the business case for stage four of the Gold Coast Light Rail line.
A train derailment in the eastern part of Scotland has killed three people and injured six others.
Siemens Mobility has completed the commissioning of the UK’s Hither Green Area Resignalling Project, which will help provide a better passenger service.
Siemens Mobility has commissioned a new signalling system at Hither Green, south-east London.
Train operating companies have called for changes to be made to transport taxes to create a level green playing field with taxes taking pollution into account.
The rail headlines today.
Enjoying fresh air, residents of Colbert County, Ala.
September service changes also include two additional Sounder South roundtrips and adjustments to some ST Express routes
A police officer in California pulled a man from a wheelchair that was stuck on railroad tracks seconds before the train came past, in a dramatic rescue caught on the officer’s body camera.
The operator will receive technical guidance from the institute’s Department of Environmental and Occupational Health.
High-speed VLocity trains are yet to roll into the Warrnambool train station despite being announced by the state government more than 900 days ago.
In both phases of COVID-19 lockdown in Melbourne, roads have been eerily quiet as numerous businesses, venues and attractions have been forced to close.
The Ballarat locomotive was a ground-breaking example of 19th century innovation.
The Victorian Farmers Federation and key grain accumulators say the secrecy surrounding the Murray Basin Rail Project's revised business case must end.
In early 2020, Port of Melbourne received government approval for the major $125 million Port Rail Transformation Project to go ahead.
Resilience is the first thing that comes to mind when reflecting on the ports’ role through COVID-19.
The Westport Taskforce Stage 2 Report, recommending a land-backed port be built within the Kwinana Industrial Area, has been endorsed by the Western Australian Government.
Angry Bayswater residents are calling for a redesign of the suburb's soon-to-be-built train station after the plans were mocked on social media over their resemblance to a Bunnings trestle table.
The Western Australia government has endorsed the creation of a new container port at Kwinana to relieve pressure on Fremantle Inner Harbour.
Early in 1895, John, Adam and David Wilkie left for Western Australia after John had sold one Waitotara property in New Zealand and a boot shop to help finance the Coolgardie contract.
Route 1 trams have resumed along their normal lines following an earlier disruption.
Due to a tram fault in St Kilda Road at Toorak Road
Due to a truck colliding with a bridge in Swan Street near Richmond Station
Tram service changes