Rio Tinto Managing Director Port, Rail and Core Services for Iron Ore, Richard Cohen, will join the Australasian Railway Association (ARA) Board to lead the creation of a new Heavy Haul Executive Committee.
The release of the ARA’s Rail Supply Chain Blueprint recently included a strong focus on procurement as one of its key themes.
The ACT Government is seeking 60,000 tonnes of clean fill for the next stage of the Canberra Light Rail project – two years after contractors trucked more than 70,000 tonnes of spoil over the border from the ACT into New South Wales.
The rail industry has celebrated the 13 winners of the Australasian Rail Industry Awards in a virtual ceremony livestreamed across Australia and New Zealand.
There are thousands of railway crossings in rural Australia without safety lights or barriers, and they can be deadly.
Plans to allow private operators to use Transnet’s rail network are expected to instantly move some 58 million tons of cargo off South Africa’s battered roads.
The struggle of the African Rail Industry Association (ARIA) to allow third-party access to the South African rail freight sector seems to pay off.
FUNDING of the critical railways sector is back in focus.
The SHIVYAWATA federation of disabled people’s organisations says organisations across Africa can learn from the provision of facilities for people with reduced mobility on the Dar es Salaam – Morogoro standard gauge railway.
The first batch of H10 Series diesel locomotives developed by Malaysian company SMH Rail for the African freight market is now ready to be handed over to Tanzania Railways Corp, the company announced on November 1.
The new Flybe Ltd’s first De Havilland Canada Dash 8-400 turboprop aircraft landed at Birmingham Airport.
Wright Electric is an American startup company founded in 2016 who are developing an electric airliner based on converting the successful BAe 146 aircraft.
Substantial waves of the COVID-19 Delta variant across New South Wales and Victoria over the recent southern hemisphere winter saw most of Australia’s domestic flying come to an abrupt halt.
A US Senator has proposed a bill that would require passengers to prove their COVID-19 status before boarding a US domestic flight.
Another startup in the United States is getting ready to launch operations in less than a month.
A three-stage integrated railway development strategy building on the Etihad Rail network was announced by the government on December 5, during the Expo 2020 world fair.
A ceremony was held at Dubai’s Expo 2020 on December 5 to launch the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Dirhams 50bn ($US 13.
METAV, a consortium led by Egis in partnership with Gadish Group, has been awarded the Tel Aviv Metro network management contract by Metropolitan Mass Transit Systems (NTA).
ETIHAD Rail has confirmed that all excavation of tunnels required for Package D of Phase 2 of the United Arab Emirate’s railway project has been completed.
All of the tunnels required for Stage 2 of the national rail network have now been holed through, project promoter Etihad Rail announced on November 21.
The threat of court sanction would be enough to ensure the new owner of a key east coast freight facility did not exploit its powerful position to the detriment of competitors, the judge behind a landmark case has said.
An investigation into a train derailment on the Nullarbor last year has found the tracks failed to restore to the normal position after an east-bound train departed the line two hours prior.
Former BHP Billiton coal boss Dean Dalla Valle will replace David Irwin as chief executive officer of Pacific National, the bulk and intermodal operator announced on Monday.
EXPORTS of agricultural, mineral and timber products through Victorian ports face big disruptions from two rail industry battles over wage and work conditions.
DRAWN out negotiations between Victorian grain train drivers and freight business Pacific National (PN) is costing the grains industry millions of dollars due to train delays and cancellations.
CHINA’s National Development and Reform Commission (NRDC) has approved the construction of a new 350km/h high-speed line, a 160km/h main line and three metro lines in Wuxi, with overall investment totalling Yuan 248.
INDIAN Railways (IR) has begun exploring other models to attract private operators to run services on the Indian network following the scrapping of a tender to operate 109 origin destination (OD) services using 151 new trains which had been expected to generate private investment worth Rs 300bn ($US 4bn).
Southeast Asian countries are increasingly wary of China’s efforts to expand its influence by participating in railway network projects in the region.
Chinese and Lao officials Friday will inaugurate a $5.
THE $US 5.
Last week Aurizon announced agreement has been reached for the acquisition of One Rail Australia for $2.
Your RTBU NSW Locomotive Division negotiating team is pleased to advise that after 3 ½ months of negotiating, agreement in-principle has been reached with Aurizon on a replacement EA.
Your RTBU NSW Locomotive Division negotiating team advises that voting for the proposed Aurizon NSW Coal Operations Enterprise Agreement has now closed.
Australia is often held up as an example of just what can be achieved with bulk transport by rail freight.
AURIZON has signed an agreement to buy Keswick, South Australia-based One Rail Australia (ORA) for $2.
There’s no surer sign of an imminent federal election than a fast-train promise.
Carbon emission reduction in the transportation sector is essential in the global mitigation effort, and a large-scale public transport system has the potential to be an effective instrument.
Why doesn’t Australia have high speed rail?
Hot Rails has previously looked at the Southern Highlands corridor, estimating the cost of a 200km/h corridor all the way from Goulburn into Central Station to be in the order of $3.
Fast rail in Australia has been a long-held dream for many in the country and one expert believes conditions could finally be right for projects to move ahead.
Buses are playing a bigger part at the Beamish Museum in Co Durham.
Alexander Dennis Limited (“ADL”), has announced that it has supplied a brand new, high-specification Plaxton Panther Cub coach to Scottish family business Shiel Buses.
Boronia's been getting a lot of attention lately.
Pelican Yutong are promoting the TCe12 zero emission electric coach as a solution to school transport and commuter needs.
Which is Melbourne's most frequent 7 day bus route?
The Canadian province of British Columbia is facing more heavy rains as it tries to recover from massive floods and mudslides, Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth told reporters on Tuesday.
Transport authority Metrolinx has awarded Alstom a C$171m contract for the mid-life overhaul and refurbishment of 94 BiLevel commuter coaches used on GO Transit commuter serves in the Toronto area.
The RAC awards recognize freight and passenger railroads “for their outstanding contributions to rail safety and environmental impact,” the association reported on Dec.
During its annual conference, the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA) honoured our team and this project with its 2021 Dr.
National passenger operator VIA Rail has officially unveiled the first of the 32 push-pull trainsets which Siemens Mobility is supplying for inter-city services on the Québec City – Montréal – Toronto – Windsor corridor.
Rail, Tram and Bus Union NSW secretary Alex Claassens has said the ongoing industrial action by rail and bus workers across Sydney and NSW is about "safety"
Thousands of NSW commuters will have to make other travel plans this week as bus and train drivers take industrial action over pay and conditions.
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.
Sydney’s Canley Vale Railway Station has been given a major overhaul, with the installation of two new lifts for better customer access, a widened station entry, platform resurfacing, new toilet facilities and improved safety.
In line with new Government regulations on the wearing of face coverings on public transport from Tuesday 30 November, Transport for London (TfL) is reminding all customers travelling on the TfL transport network that they must wear face coverings for the duration of their journeys or risk being fined, unless they are exempt.
BRITAIN’S railways cost £20.
Ongoing lawsuits between railroad unions and two Class I railroads over requiring employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine have been consolidated in federal court.
SWISS Federal Railways (SBB) has presented its Strategy 2030, which outlines the company’s plans and shows how the railway intends to recover from the Covid-19 crisis.
PRIVATE operator RegioJet has been selected by Prague Integrated Transport (PID) to operate two suburban railway services in the Czech capital.
Eurostar has begun live trials of the SmartCheck biometric face authentication system, enabling passengers boarding at London St Pancras International to complete secure ticket verification and UK exit checks on their mobile devices before travel.
The European Commission will facilitate investments in infrastructure in Third World countries.
The Spanish government will invest 24.
“You may have great muscles, but if your joints do not function properly, there is no point.
There were 88 sightings for this week, which is 1 sighting less than last week.
There were 89 sightings for this week, [color=#000000]which is 12 sighting more than last week.
Not a lot of sunny days in the past 4 weeks, so pretty slim pickings.
There were 77 sightings for this week, which is 1 sighting less than last week.
There were 78 sightings for this week, which is the same number of sightings as last week.
Australian-owned and operated Martinus Rail has been selected to deliver about 570 kilometres of track linking Narromine in NSW and Gowrie in Queensland.
Australian owned and operated company Martinus Rail has been selected to deliver approximately 570 kilometres of track linking Narromine in New South Wales and Gowrie in Queensland, as part of the Inland Rail project.
FARMERS on the Condamine River floodplain say there are important lessons to be learnt from the major flood currently impacting on the Darling Downs.
Anyone who expected the $15bn Inland Rail project to go smoothly qualified as an incurable optimist.
The Inland Rail Skills Academy will provide $500,000 in funding to support 13 Clontarf Academies along the rail corridor in Queensland and New South Wales to help boost school retention, develop leadership and create pathways to employment through training opportunities for Indigenous regional youth.
CP and KCS reported the approvals by the Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission (COFECE) and Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) on Nov.
THE Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission (Cofece) and the Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) have both approved the planned merger between Class 1s Canadian Pacific (CP) and Kansas City Southern (KCS).
Competition commission COFECE and telecoms institute IFT have granted regulatory approval for Canadian Pacific Railway’s proposed acquisition of Kansas City Southern.
The Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission and the Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute have given regulatory approval of the proposed merger between Canadian Pacific and Kansas City Southern, both companies announced Friday.
The Colombian government is looking to rehabilitate the national railway system and is advancing with the priorities stated in the national railway master plan, outlined in the administration's 2018-2022
On November 12, 1936, the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opened.
The current standard for Long Haul passenger trains (with the odd exception) is a 4 carriage N set.
Anyone who has visited the area over the past few months can’t have missed the huge amount of street works going on, as part of plans to revamp the road layout around Aldwych and Strand.
A short post.
How well do you understand recycling?
Pre-Size Model Specialties introduces an S-scale craftsman-level kit to provide materials to build a Southern Pacific (SP) A-50-6 boxcar (PS593).
As some of you may know, I use "Trainsafe Vision" display cases for my locos and rolling stock.
My Dad models in OO gauge and is building a scene from Wales set circa 1920-1940 period.
Well as I have just taken early retirement and it’s time to get out the armchair.
Ken Jones visited the Apedale Valley Light Railway Transport Show on 29th August and has sent us the following photographs.
The Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway has confirmed that their flagship steam locomotive, “The Earl”, is back in service hauling steam trains.
The Eastleigh Lakeside Railway in Hampshire, has announced that they are now offering Day Rover Tickets for passengers wanting more rides.
Jurassic, a 118-year-old steam locomotive, has been back in steam at the Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway in Skegness.
Yesterday was prototype day at the Adirondack Live Steamers.
In Australia, the Thales name is everywhere.
There is still a chance to save our wonderful railway line between Casino and Murwillumbah, especially in the Byron Shire, from being demolished, if the candidates that support the return of rail services are voted into council.
With the opening of the intermodal at Tamworth Global Gateway Park next year, Nationals Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson has expressed his desire to continue driving road investment in the region, better connecting the produce to the rail line and on to the global market.
The great Australian hydrogen race is on, with the Port of Newcastle (PON) joining Western Australia and Queensland amongst the early starters.
Construction of a new section of rail track to connect the Main Southern Railway to the future Riverina Intermodal Freight and Logistics (RiFL) Hub at Bomen in Wagga Wagga is now complete.
New vaccine and testing requirements have been introduced for passengers on Interislander ferries in New Zealand.
Greg Miller has resigned as Group Chief Executive of KiwiRail, after recent and sustained allegations in the media which he has rejected.
Greg Miller resigned as Group Chief Executive of KiwiRail with immediate effect on November 24, saying that recent media allegations — which he rejects — had become a distraction and it was in the best interest of him, his family and the company to step down.
THE chief executive of New Zealand railway KiwiRail, Mr Greg Miller, has resigned, effective immediately, KiwiRail board acting chair, Ms Sue McCormack, has announced.
KiwiRail, Auckland Transport and City Rail Link are finalising plans for an unprecedented Christmas works program to improve and upgrade the Auckland metro rail network.
The big Australian rail group Aurizon has bought some of the nation's biggest rail lines.
Rail group Aurizon has capped off another huge week of mergers and acquisitions with a $2.
There is a window of opportunity needing to be seized following the release of a tender into the relocation of the Darwin Passenger Railway Terminal.
A study looking at the viability of transporting cattle on rail to Darwin and South Australia is being conducted by the NT Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade.
The Territory is shifting.
Illustrative concept plan for reopening Bridge Mall (via City of Ballarat)
It is well-documented that America’s urban places have been designed and built for cars since the late 1920s.
Maddie and Ethan were due to marry in March and looked forward to starting a family.
Operators of pavement-pummeling heavy trucks and bulk-commodities hauling inland waterways barges have been mooching off the public purse for generations, while railroads themselves build, maintain and even police their 140,000 miles of privately owned rights-of-way on which they also pay property taxes.
The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) officially launches its global Cycling Cities Campaign while at the UNFCCC COP26 in Glasgow
There’s a “Black Friday” offer on the cost of an annual subscription to the cycle hire scheme, offering a 25% discount.
The Palaszczuk Government is moving to review safety laws covering e-scooters and e-bikes after the exploding popularity of the devices in Brisbane has exposed flaws in how they are regulated.
Some unusual looking bikes have come to Hackney and Shoreditch recently – offering an alternative to hiring a small van or car to move stuff around the area.
Anti-coal activists are costing the economy millions of dollars by crippling the Hunter’s rail network with a series of stunts, including dangling themselves from ropes across the tracks and even parking a car in the way of freight trains.
Railcar lessor Trinity Industries is selling its highway products business for $375 million in cash.
Pacific National is offering increased capacity on its intermodal containerised services right throughout the festive season to help its customers with the Christmas rush.
Pacific National is offering increased capacity on its intermodal containerised services right throughout the festive season to help its customers with the Christmas rush.
Since our previous newsletter in July, the state experienced a second round of Covid lockdowns throughout Sydney and regional NSW and unfortunately negotiations were stalled.
Australia is often held up as an example of just what can be achieved with bulk transport by rail freight.
Pacific National chief executive officer Paul Scurrah has condemned protest activity from environmental groups which brought the Hunter Valley rail freight network to a standstill yesterday.
Hosted by Grain Trade Australia (GTA), the Australian Grain Industry Conference (AGIC) will present its AGIC Asia 2021 conference as a virtual event on March 3.
Funding for the Plant Biosecurity Research Initiative (PBRI) has been renewed in 2020, the International Year of Plant Health, which will strengthen coordination across the Australian plant industry sector on biosecurity research, according to minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management, David Littleproud.
Ports Australia has welcomed three new members from both local and international corporations.
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.
Qube Holdings has revealed it will write down up to $215 million on a loss-making import-export rail terminal at its Moorebank freight hub as it signed off on a deal to sell land and warehouses to a consortium led by the Logos Property Group.
ASX-listed Qube Holdings is not one to shy away from a deal in the Australian transport sector - however the coal exposure inside Macquarie’s One Rail Australia has given it pause for thought.
Chris Corrigan, golden boy of the Liberal Party, villain of Labor, has won a $1.
There’s no doubt that the coming generation of intermodal terminals will take the next step forward in efficiency, backed by the latest in automation technology.
The port and rail giant Qube Holdings had a good year in 2020: strong revenue, healthy profits, bonuses for executives and dividends for shareholders.
Brisbane’s major rail project has drawn inspiration from iconic train stations from around the world, as the linchpin for the 2032 Games takes shape.
A World War II sailor's hat has been discovered beneath a
Brisbane’s Cross River Rail project has opened the door to a transport history that closed 54 years ago.
Thousands of steel sleepers along the Mount Isa to Townsville rail line have been replaced with concrete ones.
InterLinkSQ, the planned intermodal hub linked to Inland Rail, has gained $12.
Short Line of the Year, R.
The Swanage Railway is set to run a three day New Year special heritage diesel service marking the 50th anniversary of the line’s closure
KCS reported in September that it would not operate its Holiday Express train for the second consecutive year due to the pandemic, but the railroad is celebrating the program’s 21st anniversary with the fundraiser.
The RTBU Locomotive Division Metropolitan BBQ tour is back!
The latest program for Australasia’s largest rail industry conference, AusRAIL PLUS, is now available, featuring new international keynotes, presentations from senior industry leaders and unparalleled networking opportunities.
Platinum Track Services is a Canadian-based railroad construction and maintenance services company, specializing in railroad mainline tie replacement and rail relay programs.
Alstom and fuel cell compressor manufacturer Liebherr Aerospace & Transportation have signed an agreement to co-operate to improve the reliability and durability of fuel cells, increase their power density and reduce their costs.
Locomotives have traditionally been equipped with multiple pieces of onboard hardware.
Lake Zurich, Ill.
The E+ products represent a “breakthrough in energy-efficient, environmentally friendly track construction and maintenance,” Pandrol reported.
Northern Belle has teamed up with Imagine, a cruise ship operator, to launch a number of week-long railway tours in 2022.
Reserving a hotel room for a night or two was once a simple process.
To begin my Australian itinerary, I took Hawaiian Airlines’ non-stop flight from Honolulu to Sydney.
All the trips I've made to western Canada aboard VIA Rail were missing one thing - a travelling companion!
I’m going over to Honolulu tomorrow morning because I’ve been invited to speak to a group of a dozen men who meet for lunch once a month to hear guest speakers on a variety of topics.
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.
Digitally zoomed into the photo below
Remembering Bethlehem Mines posted
We watched the screen as VIA No 2’s little electronic icon made its way inexorably across the TV monitor map in the Edmonton station.
During my recent trip to the Twin Cities and Wisconsin, the subject came up of the details surrounding ice refrigeration.
Ex-LMS Black 5 No.
It’s been over 18 months since George R.
The event will be held on Tuesday the 7th of December and will start at 7:30pm, and will celebrate Christmas with an evening of traditional Carols at the Bluebell Railway and will no doubt bring festive cheer and a warm glow to everyone attending.
Teaming up with Bodmin & Wenford Railway staff members, 25 Network Rail volunteers helped smarten up the railway ready for the return of the Santa Specials this month.
The last open day for the G5 Locomotive Company will be held this Saturday, 4th December.
With the climate goals of the EU, combined transport is in the spotlight.
Heavy rain, mudslides cover tracks at Port of Vancouver, derail train
Alderley Edge Station Volunteer Group aims to help passengers pass the time waiting for trains by setting up a book exchange at the station.
Is the ‘Impossible Railroad’ project simply too impossible?
Product reviews in the track geometry and truck/hi-rail vehicle markets also can be viewed.
“Everything I've done has prepared me for ice swimming.
Long-distance passenger services were hit particularly hard, falling by 42.
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.
A herringbone pattern concept for a long-distance coach interior which features berths positioned diagonally to the aisle as been presented by rolling stock manufacturer Transmashholding and Russian Railways’ Federal Passenger Co.
Sinara Transport Machines Holding (STM) established a new railway infrastructure division to offer infrastructure maintenance services in Russia starting from 2022.
RZD Logistics and the Russian Export Center organised the first Agroexpress train from Russia to Uzbekistan via Kazakhstan.
Transport volumes between mainland China and Russia have growth potential.
Sinara Transport Machines’ Remputmash plant is delivering 13 self-propelled PSS-1K snow clearing trains to Russian Railways’ Zapadno-Sibirskaya Railway.
Advocates for the return of Eyre Peninsula's rail services put their case forward in a public meeting in Port Lincoln on Sunday, arguing it would bring economic and social benefits across the region.
The electrification of the rail network through Adelaide from the suburbs of Gawler to Seaford is the biggest rolling stock project in South Australia for years.
AFTER almost seven years of work by the community, Dartmoor will officially open its rail lands walking track and park next Thursday.
The first major bridge girder for the $196 million Ovingham Level Crossing Removal Project has been installed.
After five years of planning, development and testing, the Australian Rail Track Corporation has enabled replication of its critical train control systems in backup control centres at Kidman Park, SA, Broadmeadow, NSW, as well as a third under construction in Wagga Wagga, NSW.
TasRail is currently providing 12 weekly services between Norske Skog’s Boyer paper mill in the Derwent Valley and the Port of Burnie.
Tom Pavic-Ryan reflects on 11 years of being a guide on the West Coast Wilderness Railway.
It's a remarkable feat of engineering, and now there's a push to have this west coast railway added to the national heritage list.
TasRail is finalising negotiations with a Tasmanian business on the design and construction contract for its new shiploader at Burnie.
The government is “backing away a million miles an hour” from its passenger rail commitment, an independent candidate says, as she calls for the project to be put on the fast track.
Global condition monitoring technology leader voestalpine Railway Systems uniquely provides both rolling stock and railway infrastructure monitoring systems, with proven solutions for metro, mixed traffic, heavy haul and high speed networks.
As well as being a landmark in Pandrol’s sustainability journey, the launch represents a major breakthrough in energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly track construction and maintenance.
Imagine if railway companies could monitor the health of the pneumatic and electric points along the tracks.
We have reviewed both the Jackery Solar Generator 240 and the Jackery Solar Generator 500, and both have been superb – but both miss a vital Type C PD port.
5G is not the answer, it is an enabler of realising industrial digitisation projects.
Dovetail Games has announced that Xbox Game Pass now includes Train Sim World 2.
KWVR Stock Addon DEALS
This tutorial for installation of Diesel rolling stock, sound and cabviewI’m giving sound and cabview folder for Alco and Emd locos.
Dovetail Games, makers of Train Sim World 2, has announced that the Cathcart Circle Line has been released for Train Sim World 2.
MSTS Indian Railway Vidarbha Route Part 1.
TRIALS by Siemens Mobility and Munich City Authority (SWM) using semiconductor technology based on silicon carbide (SiC) fitted to a three-section Avenio LRV have found the vehicles were quieter and used 10% less energy.
High-rises are in the Gold Coast's DNA according to a town planner, and there is good reason there will be more of them.
Melbourne’s Knox City Council is lending its voice to support a proposed trackless tram route between Caulfield Station and Rowville, with connections at Monash University and Chadstone Shopping Centre.
Temperature variations often place stresses on infrastructure, particularly if it’s in exposed environments.
In his new role, Scanlon will work under the direction of the HART Project Director to lead construction management efforts for the Honolulu Rail Transit Project.
At this year’s rail industry’s Golden Spanner awards, ScotRail celebrated success with multiple wins.
Whilst most people will be unwrapping their presents, the Network Rail engineers will be hard at work on the major project, which will see the track lifted, replaced and totally remodelled between platforms 4 and 6.
Network Rail has held an online event to provide the local community in Torquay with information about the impending replacement of the Torbay Road bridge.
Passengers on TransPennine Express (TPE) services have seen the Elves popping up on services throughout the North and Scotland as part of the ‘Elf on the Shelf’ Christmas tradition.
The public war of words between the Mayor of London and the Department for Transport continues, with a claim this morning that reduced funding for London’s transport could put planning housing developments at risk.
On Monday, July 8, 2019, about 5:21 p.
“In February 2021, Union Pacific announced a science-based target to reduce absolute Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 26% by 2030 from a 2018 baseline,” Chairman, President and CEO Lance Fritz wrote in the plan’s Chairman Message.
FTA on Dec.
The motions—filed in the U.
It was noteworthy, but underreported, that at the end of October, many utilities were obligated to provide state regulatory bodies sets of plans to address a 2020 EPA rule requiring a reduction of the pollutants in wastewater discharges from power plants.
Construction of Suburban Rail Loop (SRL) East will be underway next year – with the Andrews Labor Government detailing the start of our investment into the state’s biggest and most significant infrastructure project – that will create up to 8,000 direct jobs.
The Suburban Rail Loop continues to move ahead.
Thirty-minute express trips could run on the Geelong without major overhaul according to Matthew Guy, but critics say he’s ‘misread’ what the line is actually used for.
Echuca Line passengers will soon benefit from faster train services, thanks to the completion of major track upgrades between Epsom and the new Goornong Station.
The Victorian Government has appointed an inaugural Chief Accessibility Advocate to support the Victorian transport network to improve accessibility.
The iconic Prospector train service connecting Perth and Kalgoorlie has celebrated 50 years of travel.
Work has started on the development of a strategic business case for a ‘Fast Rail’ link between Perth and Bunbury.
The iconic Prospector train that connects Perth and Kalgoorlie has celebrated 50 years of travel and a new competition will give five lucky commuters the opportunity to win a free double return trip on the train.
The Western Australian Government has released its vision for the future of METRONET’s Morley Station and the surrounding public spaces.
An award-winning road surfacing material named Reconophalt is being used on METRONET’s Denny Avenue Level Crossing Removal Project in Perth.
A Melbourne bride and groom stuck in standstill traffic made a last-minute dash to the tram to get to their ceremony on time.
From Sunday 19 December, routes 11, 12, 19, 48, 57, 58, 59, 75, 78, 82, 96 and 109 will have new timetables as we introduce E-Class trams on Route 58.
Saturday 4 December, from 11am
Due to a rally in the CBD from 4pm
Due to ongoing work to clear a vehicle involved in an earlier bridge strike in Spencer Street at Flinders Street