Pressure is increasing on the federal government to commit to a Sydney to Canberra high-speed train, with Stockland’s Mark Steinert pitching in via the Financial Review this week.
The bid from the Fyshwick Business Association to have the Kingston railway station relocated to its own back yard ("Calls for capital train station move to Fyshwick", November 5) is understandable, but to my mind would be a retrograde step.
Fyshwick's newly incorporated business association is calling on the ACT government to consider moving Canberra's passenger railway station from Kingston to Fyshwick.
Commuters on Canberra's light rail system have been cautioned to watch out for slippery passengers after a snake was spotted on the tracks this afternoon.
In reflecting on the ACT government's persistence with its light rail project in the face of better alternatives, all I can only conclude is that a "tram" is essentially an image factor in the minds of Andrew Barr and Shane Rattenbury
National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has awarded a contract to Russia’s United Wagon Company (UWC) to supply 100 freight cars.
National Railways of Zimbabwe has signed an agreement for United Wagon Co to supply 100 open wagons.
The construction of a rolling stock assembly plant at Kajola in Ogun state was launched when Vice-President Yemi Osinbanjo attended a groundbreaking ceremony on November 9.
A memorandum of understanding for the development of a multi-modal dry-port within the future Limpopo Eco-Industrial Park at Musina near the border with Zimbabwe was signed by project promoter Eco-Industrial Solutions and Transnet Freight Rail on October 23.
The South African province of Gauteng is by far the country’s wealthiest and most economically valuable asset, contributing just over a third to South Africa’s economic output, according to 2016 data from Stats SA.
With trips up 19% this season, Chinese carriers fatten cash cow routes
On this episode of AvTalk, we chat with Ian Matthews—a Flight Maintenance Engineer for a US-based cargo airline.
The Noida International Airport Limited (NIAL) has opened the Technical bids for selection of the concessionaire for the Jewar International Airport at its Greater Noida office on Tuesday.
Star Wars special liveries now adorn six aircraft across four airlines.
Each month we send out complete ADS-B receiver kits that include an ADS-B receiver, antennas, and all necessary cabling to qualified hosts.
The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Limited (Maha Metro) invites applications from the eligible and experienced Indian nationals for the following positions for the Nagpur Metro Rail project.
Hyundai Rotem delivered the first EMU-250 electric trainset with distributed traction to Korail on November 4.
The California-based hyperloop company, Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO) on October 31, 2019, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kingdom’s renowned King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) for development of transport and technology in Saudi Arabia.
Russian Railways Chief Executive Oleg Belozerov, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund Kirill Dmitriev and Saudi Railway Co CEO Dr Bashar Al Malik signed a co-operation agreement in Riyadh on October 14.
Project promoter Etihad Rail has awarded Hitachi Rail STS the 1·6bn dirham railway systems & integration contract for Stage 2 of the national network
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.
Sri Lanka Railways is planning to revise timings of 3 trains from 27th November 2019.
Automated operations are due to start before the end of this year on the 174 km high speed line linking Beijing with Zhangjiakou in Hebei province, one of the host cities for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
JR West Railway Company has selected electronic ink technology firm E Ink as the display medium for a smart signage trial at Japan’s Osaka station.
Sri Lanka Railways will operate a special train between Colombo Fort and Badulla during the Presidential election period.
After a delay of more than three years, the construction of Delhi Metro’s Phase IV project is finally going to start by the end of this month.
Genesee & Wyoming provided better terms and conditions for the sale of its Australian rail business to Macquarie Group than it did to Aurizon after putting the rail assets on the block for $627 million, the Queensland rail company has alleged.
“This acquisition is a step-change in Loram’s continued expansion as a respected leader in railway maintenance contract service operations globally,” said Loram President and CEO Phil Homan.
It is unclear whether Indian conglomerate Adani will ask local companies to transport coal for its controversial Carmichael mine so it may be a "moot point" whether Aurizon ends up bidding for haulage contracts, chairman Tim Poole said.
Aurizon locomotives 2491H and 2480H last night delivered a large number of PCUM wagons to the Mary Valley Rattler's yard at the old Gympie station.
We know Aurizon are checking this Facebook event, so invite all your friends so Aurizon can watch the ‘going’ number grow!
The chief executive of Australia's largest property developer, Stockland's Mark Steinert, has joined calls for the federal government to commit to funding a Sydney to Canberra high-speed train and other rail projects
Despite piles of reports, oodles of analysis and a substantial application of common sense, the federal government is proceeding at a glacial pace with plans for fast rail at scale.
This blog has discussed at length the fate of High Speed Rail in Australia.
The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Infrastructure, Transport and Cities has commenced a new inquiry into options for financing faster rail to connect major cities across Australia.
The loss of 200,000 people would not much change Melbourne or Sydney, but those numbers moving to Geelong or Wollongong would create huge disruption
Ebusco, based in the Dutch city of Deurne, has received an order from Transdev Netherlands for 156 electric city and regional buses.
A month ago we looked over the Greensborough local bus network and suggested some improvements.
Go North East, has invested £720k in 3 brand-new, state of the art, environmentally friendly buses for its X30 route which serves Consett, Catchgate, Annfield Plain, Stanley, Sunniside, Whickham, Dunston and Newcastle.
Stagecoach Merseyside has once again rolled out its ‘poppy bus’ onto the streets of Merseyside ahead as part of the 2019 Remembrance Activities.
Last Wednesday (6 November) I spoke to John McPherson and Kevin Healey from Radio 3CR's City Limits program on improving our bus network.
Canadian Pacific (CP) unveiled five specially painted locomotives on Remembrance Day in Canada and Veterans Day in the U.
Canadian Pacfic (NYSE: CP) hauled an all-time monthly record of grain and grain products volumes in October, the railway said on November 12.
“This fall has been plagued with cold and wet weather, which has negatively affected the pace of grain deliveries, leaving rail capacity significantly under-utilized,” CN said.
Montreal might be fondly known as Canada’s cultural capital, with Instagram-worthy historic streets, a global reputation for arts and festivals and a seemingly endless supply of cuisine that always inspires.
[For two days in late October], Canadian Pacific brought together short line railroads and transload operators to nurture collaboration and develop efficient service offerings to customers, with the goal of fostering sustainable, profitable growth.
Transport for NSW is establishing a new Digital Systems Facility in Chullora to support the integration of future technologies across the Sydney train network.
A 15-year-old boy has boasted how he doesn’t give a ‘f**k’ about police after a shocking video shows him smoking a bong on a crowded Sydney train as a grinning friend watches on
More than 500 peak hour commuters were evacuated from Sydney's Town Hall station on Monday morning.
Commuters at Milson's Point station are told to "get out and walk over the Harbour Bridge" as two separate incidents on Sydney's rail network spark long delays and morning peak-hour chaos on several lines.
Commuters at Milson's Point station are told to "get out and walk over the Harbour Bridge" as two separate incidents on Sydney's rail network spark long delays and peak-hour chaos on several lines.
DB Regio has awarded Alstom a €120m contract to supply 19 Coradia Continental regional electric multiple-units.
That goes quite fast.
Deutsche Bahn subsidiary DB Regio has ordered 19 Coradia Continental electric trains that will operate in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Slowly but steadily we are moving towards the delivery of the first Vectron locomotives to Südleasing and SBB Cargo International.
Only time today for a few random photos from the Mighty Phil Clarke Collection.
A trio of new Linfox boxes arrived on MB4 this week.
Hey everybody, back with something a little different this time.
There were 84 sightings for this week; This is the same number of sightings as last week.
Shot this yesterday on MW2.
PN owns 365 hectares of land at Parkes within the 600 hectare national logistics hub alongside other terminals established by freight companies SCT Logistics and Linfox.
The Federal Government has called for Expressions of Interest (EOI) putting forward projects for investigation under the $44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program.
The opening of the $35 million Parkes Logistics Terminal is set increase productivity on the Inland Rail project and make Parkes an epicentre of regional growth.
The federal government is seeking ideas on how to improve national connectivity and drive supply chain productivity from the 1,700km freight rail line, as part of a $44 million Inland Rail Interface Improvement Program.
Parkes is set to be the epicentre of regional growth and opportunity with the opening of the $35 million Parkes Logistics Terminal by Pacific National, joining SCT Logistics and Linfox to connect to the Liberal and Nationals Government’s $9.
Mexico’s Senate has voted down a colossal tax hike, previously approved by the House of Congress, to fund railway mega-project.
When people think Panama vis-à-vis shipping, they think of the canal.
Wi-Tronix technologies offer the rail industry a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) IoT platform that delivers actionable real-time alerts, insightful reports and analytics to increase safety, reliability and operational efficiency.
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport for Ireland, Shane Ross, has announced government approval to purchase 41 additional rail carriages to be utilised across the Greater Dublin Area.
A consortium of Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF) and Revenga Smart Solutions has won a signalling contract for the Ferrocarril Central project in Uruguay.
For the first time ever, three famous paintings of Queen Elizabeth I, the Armada Portraits, are going on display together in the same place, at Queen’s House in Greenwich.
In the British Museum at the moment is an exhibition about a period of German history that’s both well known, and hardly known at all – the hyperinflation of the world war periods.
A part of a major rebuilding project, the National Portrait Gallery has announced that it will be closing for three years, from the end of June 2020.
The Saatchi gallery, founded by the masters of spin has secured the big prize in blockbuster exhibitions with the master of bling paying his last visit to London.
Last week we released our interim report in providing advice to government on recycling and resource recovery.
Anybody know what the middle connection is for?
As promised, here are scenes from last week when we followed the Morris Fork turn up into the hills.
Since Joe asked for some layout pics in a previous post I though I would make a new entry.
Another suggestion during the first operating session was to come up with a system where some cars would not be moved due to still being loaded or unloaded.
Tortoise Switch Machines.
A network of rail lines is gradually spreading across a 65 acre Harcourt block, the first shoots of a mammoth plan.
The Talyllyn Railway played host to a distinguished visitor this Autumn in the person of the Right Reverend Cleophas Lunga, the Bishop of Matabeleland in Zimbabwe.
Testing continues on the NG/G16, with work currently focused on testing and proving of boiler fittings and pipework; injectors, pressure gauge and water gauges, blower, safety valves and whistle have all been tested.
Ken Jones has visited Bridge View narrow gauge railway in Coventry
That’s right, your eyes don’t deceive you!
New South Wales’ new Regional Rail Fleet will be built with bi-mode technology to allow both diesel and electric operation, for an estimated cost saving of $2 million a year.
The distinctive mural at Blackheath railway station is being restored just in time for celebrations to mark the station's 150th birthday.
Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW) has appointed the Mott MacDonald and SMEC FutureRail joint venture as technical adviser for the future stages of the ‘More Trains, More Services’ programme.
NSW has ranked highest in Infrastructure Partnerships Australia’s 2019 Australian Infrastructure Budget Monitor for the third year running, with Victoria a close second.
The train Harris Cheung catches to work in Sydney each day takes an hour-and-a-half — the same time it took to travel the route on a steam train in the 1930s.
In just under five years, the idea of a
Auckland Transport has received its first electric train, AM810, from Spanish train builder Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF).
AT says the franchise is expected to be tendered in early 2020 and will come into effect in 2021.
A daily log train from Whanganui to Port Taranaki is expected reduce traffic congestion and road repairs, and save costs for log exporters.
Lankhorst will supply its KLP hybrid polymer sleepers, which are manufactured using a high-grade ductile polymer made from 100% recycled plastic, which encases reinforcing steel bars.
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Matt Canavan, has announced a review of the $5 billion Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) to assess its ability to meet the Government’s development objectives in Northern Australia.
Australia would approach the task of building The Ghan, an almost 3000 km rail line stretching through the nation’s centre, very differently if construction began today.
TNG has signed a binding contract with rail provider Genesee & Wyoming Australia to haul material from the Mount Peake mine more than 1100 kilometres to a processing facility in Darwin, Northern Territory.
It’s Queenslander against Queenslander in the battle to stop a proposed multi-million-dollar Tennant Creek to Mount Isa rail link.
WITH one week to go until nominations close, a big field is now likely to contest the Katherine Town Council elections.
In 1919 two small aircraft firms were set up in the UK and through many mergers became British Airways, which is now marking its centenary with a vision of flight in another century hence.
Australia's most popular cars emit between 8 and 42 per cent more carbon dioxide than their UK counterparts, raising concerns that the country has become a parking lot for dirty vehicles.
No matter where you are in your business’s journey – whether you have been profitable for years with a committed global customer base or you are introducing the world to something new
The Canon 77D cameraI bought a new camera body a while ago - a Canon 77D.
Right now, the writing’s on the wall for Australia’s major cities when it comes to liveability and transport connectivity.
Sitting near the back of the Science Museum is a full-size model of a spacecraft that’s currently on a journey to Mercury.
The timing of traffic lights are being adjusted to boost safety, reduce travel time and move more people on our roads.
A weatherworn, and better for it bronze is frozen in time trying to hail a taxi cab next to London’s Embankment.
You’ve probably seen these dotted around a few places, what looks like some sort of security barrier, but wondered how such an odd thing could work.
Uber has been hit with a costly and frustrating tech glitch that has prevented the ride-sharing company from picking up passengers.
Pacific National has formally opened its new Parkes Logistics Terminal at the intersection of Australia’s east-west railway and the future Inland Rail route.
The Ibex braking system is set to enter service on two new CRRC wagons ordered by Pacific National in Australia for a year-long trial later this month.
Australia's biggest rail freight operator, Pacific National, has issued a scathing report on the troubled $440million Murray Basin Rail project.
In a disturbing development, Australia’s largest rail freight operator, Pacific National has declared rail freight is on its deathbed between Melbourne and Sydney.
Rail freight operator Pacific National is urging action on excessive government charges and red tape which it attributes to putting rail freight "on its deathbed" between Melbourne and Sydney.
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.
Seymour Railway Heritage Centre invites you on board a special Heritage Train tour to Tocumwal travelling the “freight only” railway line.
Southern Shorthaul Railroad has recently acquired two new GT46-ACe locomotives from the Downer Group to cater for continuing business growth.
Qube Managing Director Maurice James tells Rail Express about the flagship project at Moorebank Logistics Park, what’s next for the site, and his thoughts on the road to rail freight shift.
Mount Larcom is located 565 kilometers north of Brisbane and 35 kilometers north of Gladstone on the North Coast Line.
Recent BrizCommuter posts have found serious concerns about a looming Cross River Rail Fail where the proposed am peak service frequencies after Cross River Rail (CRR) opens will not be achievable.
Workers have discovered historical artifacts from 19th century Brisbane while excavating on the Cross River Rail Project.
Queensland Rail has announced that its $28 million project to replace 18 timber rail bridges with more durable structures is now complete.
Cross River Rail's (CRR) website has a section called Check Mate, that allows users to type in their postcode, suburb, or station, and see the benefits from Cross River Rail.
The Ecclesbourne Valley Railway has announced that A Class locomotive, 52322, will be visiting them once more in 2020.
The afternoon of Digital Rail Revolution 2019 was very much centered on data, beginning with a session from Unipark on condition monitoring which the Chairman of Stream A, Diego Galar, Professor of Condition Monitoring, Lulea University of Technology (LTU) called a “hot topic”.
How did your career in rail begin and what does your current job involve?
Colombo Suburban Railway Project Safeguard team collected day/night time noise measurements from 44 points from Maradana to Padukka on Kelani Valley railway line.
Brighton railway workers who served their country have been remembered thanks to a research project by a mother-of-two.
Buses around Great Britain should become more accessible for disabled passengers thanks to a new partnership with the Real Time Information Group (RTIG), announced at the end of October.
IMI Precision Engineering is using condition monitoring to improve the efficiency of its drying system for compressed air on rollingstock.
I'm actually in the process of building a small paper mill switching layout.
ARTC continues to monitor conditions regarding train operations on its network in NSW and is working with operators and emergency services regarding train movements and access to the rail corridor.
The Productivity Commission says reform in road, rail, air and marine transport has been “disappointingly slow,” and has failed to deliver expected productivity gains.
An observatory operated by UCL in North London has acquired a new telescope, which happens to be the largest of its kind in the UK.
It started as a short visit to daughter and grandson in Orpington, although we did take a slightly different route by way of a change, but on the way back we popped in on an exhibition at ExCel and that's where it became amazing, as I shall explain shortly!
In November two grandchildren were born, a boy to our daughter in Orpington (see The Leafy Suburbs), and a few days later a girl to our son in Shepherd's Bush.
Is Australia close to losing one of its oldest long distance passenger train service, The Overland?
Having returned from my trip described in the post below, I went through the Journey History on my TfL Oyster app and found an interesting phenomenon.
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.
A very long and hard day’s work, but we’ve got the turntable track back up and running.
Well today was the day.
Rail trails evoke the interest of many people.
Robert Donovan, best known as 'Donno' to his mates, has been riding and driving stream engines since he was a child.
There’s a chance next month to visit a part of the Jubilee line rarely seen – the overrun tunnels that run beyond Charing Cross station towards Aldwych.
A handsome birds-eye map of the extensive interurban electric railway network extending from Vancouver as far away as Chilliwack.
A simple and modernist diagram of transit services in Halifax, produced in advance of the system converting from a mix of buses and trolleybuses to all diesel buses on January 1, 1970.
What were the top news stories RT&S was following this week?
It's Tomorrow's Engineers' Week, showcasing engineers' mission to build a better world.
This week’s episode of Bells & Whistles features RT&S Editor-in-Chief Bill Wilson’s recent visit with the California Northern Railroad Co.
In this exclusive message, the Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board outlines its purpose, its approach, and plans for the future.
Have you ever heard of the town of Seven Valleys, Pennsylvania?
About 20,000 railway workers from Britain lost their lives during WWI, after more than 100,000 enlisted when war broke out.
The Star Barn in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania is one spectacular barn to see.
Did you know we have a dedicated fleet for tackling the thousands of tonnes of leaves that fall on the railway each autumn?
Intermodal operator TransContainer has awarded United Wagon Co a contract to supply 100 Type 13-6851-05 flat wagons for the transport of heavy containers and tank containers.
A digital transformation strategy running to 2025 has been approved by the Russian Railways board.
The strategy sets digitalisation priorities for RZD including replacing foreign IT solutions with domestic ones, while also providing the necessary resources and technologies.
The proposal supersedes earlier plans to build a 762km high-speed line from Moscow via Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan.
The key document defining the digital transformation of the Russian railways by 2025 is its ‘Digital Transformation Strategy’
The South Australian Government has called for Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for the operation of Adelaide Metro train services.
Construction works have commenced on a multi-million-dollar project to electrify and modernise the Gawler Rail Line in South Australia.
Taxpayers are on the hook for $20 million to investigate whether the GlobeLink freight plan stacks up
Construction towards the electrification and modernisation of the Gawler Rail Line has commenced, with over $440 million allocated towards the project by the federal and South Australian governments.
The scheme has a chequered history, as it was originally announced in 2008, but cost overruns and changes in federal government transport policy resulted in work being suspended in 2014.
A leading light in Tasmanian heritage railway and tourism tragically passed away Saturday morning.
The Hobart Northern Suburbs Rail Action Group has urged the Government to get on with reopening the rail line, saying its by far the “safest bet” when it comes an effective transport option.
The next step towards the North-East Rail Trail, and adjoining heritage train, is expected before the end of the parliamentary year.
Member for Bass Bridget Archer confirmed she is seeking to have federal funding for the North East Rail Trail extended.
A Legislative Council inquiry into the future of the North-East rail corridor has supported the establishment of both a heritage railway and a rail trail.
A new app and website have been launched and is encouraging people to record details of all the buildings around them.
These huge volumes of data cannot be processed effectively with most planning or operational software that exist in the rail industry today.
In May, Trump added Huawei to the Entity List by executive order, forbidding US companies from working with Huawei without a government-issued license.
While the DPA said that the technology giant is in compliance with the agreements made following an investigation concluded at the beginning of the year, but the firm's remote collection of data from users of Windows Home and Windows Pro may violate rules.
The collaboration was confirmed by Makan Delrahim, head of antitrust at the Department of Justice.
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.
With 'Metro Exodus', there is now a computer game playing in a dystopian near-future railroad world.
Hey everybody, I'd like to announce the start of bi-weekly Trainz Livestreams.
Two new High Iron Simulations scenario mini-packs put the Electro-Motive GP40-2 to work coast-to-coast!
The 7km line runs from Terminal 2 at Nice Airport north to Saint-Isidore.
A power failure causes all trams on test runs through the city to come to a halt on Wednesday, including one stuck straddling the busy intersection at Market and George streets.
Sydneysiders are set to get a chance to ride on the city's new $2.
Stage 1 of the Confederation Line, the first conversion of an exclusive bus rapid transit (BRT) system into a light rail transit in North America, recently made its debut in Canada’s capital city.
Sound Transit has awarded Swedish company Skanska a $778m contract to construct the Lynnwood Link Extension L300 Main Package in Washington, US.
People in Louth, Lincolnshire, say that in the 1960s they could travel by train to London in about the same time as it now takes them to drive to their nearest main line station.
Northern have placed one third – 33 of 101 trains – of their new Class 195 and Class 331 fleet into operation in a number of towns and cities across its service – including Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside, Cheshire, West Yorkshire, and South Yorkshire.
Residents in Cheadle Hulme are being invited by Network Rail to find out more about work to rebuild a footbridge over the railway between Cheadle Hulme and Handforth stations.
Jingye Group, the Chinese steelmaker, has agreed in principle to buy British Steel out of liquidation for £70m.
People using the London Overground line between Watford and Euston will have a more frequent service from next during off-peak hours.
The Port Authority of Allegheny County in Pennsylvania is expecting to receiver almost $2.
The city of Cincinnati, Ohio sits on the Ohio River in the southwest corner of the state U.
Radio Iowa is reporting that a BNSF coal train derailed between 20 and 30 cars as it traveled through the southwest Iowa town of Red Oak.
KPIs are shorthand for linked key performance indicators.
A new road bridge will replace a level crossing in Werribee, as part of Victoria’s Level Crossing Removal Project.
Early works will begin next year towards the removal of four level crossings and construction of two new stations in Preston, the Victorian government has said.
Thank you to all of the members who sent back their forms to update their details.
Three new directors have been appointed to the V/Line Corporation Board by the Victorian Government.
Victoria’s largest public transport project – the Metro Tunnel – continues to move forward, with the second tunnel boring machine (TBM) Meg having started its journey.
The WA government will spend $23 million to build a road bridge over the rail line Rio Tinto plans to build as part of its Koodaideri iron ore project.
LEADERS of the Wheatbelt Railway Retention Alliance (WRRA) have called on the State government to consider options which might allow closed Tier Three grain lines to be returned to service.
Arc Infrastructure have this week reaffirmed their commitment to the WA SuperNet project, a planned enterprise-grade, affordable broadband service along 4000km of WA’s grain railway line.
A dispute over access to Western Australia’s Grain Freight Rail Network has ended, but grain trucks will still be used while the freight line remains closed.
A deal by a Chinese state-owned company to buy out a $9.
When Yarra Trams was required to develop a Systems Engineering Management Plan that met the ISO1588 standard and Competency Guidelines, it called upon Systematiq’s consulting expertise to ensure compliance.
Friday 8 November, from 5.
Tuesday 5 November, first to last tram.
9pm Friday 8 November until 7am Saturday 9 November
Due to road closures in the City for the Melbourne Cup Parade.