Posted in Aurizon on 2014-12-02 08:35:24
Indian opposition MPs have raised concerns about using state funds to bankroll the Adani Group's Carmichael mine project in western Queensland, which they say is not viable.
Posted in Victorian Rail News on 2014-11-13 22:55:46
The multicultural Melbourne suburb of Footscray is looking to the future with a new railway station and a revitalised urban centre.
Posted in Victorian Rail News on 2014-11-13 20:14:43
A 72-year-old truck driver has pleaded guilty to culpable driving causing death over a fatal crash involving a metropolitan train in Melbourne's south-east in November 2012.
Posted in Railway Stories on 2014-10-26 09:13:01
“Some travel posters show you what you’ll see,” said Nicholas D. Lowry, president and principal auctioneer at Swann Galleries in Manhattan. “Others show you what you’ll feel or present you with a fantasy of who you’d like to be.”
Case in point:
Posted in International Rail News on 2014-10-15 21:58:32
Houston, Atlanta, and Los Angeles are three of America's most notoriously car-dependent metropolitan areas, but each has taken steps of late to counter highway-first development patterns with more sustainable ones. Houston is expanding its light rail system, improving walkability, and considering an [font=Oxygen, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][color=#0ab8eb]enhanced bus plan[/color][/font].
Atlanta has pushed transit-oriented development with its [font=Oxygen, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][color=#0ab8eb]BeltLine project[/color][/font] and may soon add a new county to its MARTA system. Los Angeles remains committed to a 30-year, transit-intensive, multi-modal plan funded by voters in 2008.
Posted in International Rail News on 2014-09-24 22:39:24
Beneath London's buzzing underground rail network, packed at rush hour, are disused spaces worth an estimated £3.6 billion ($6.6 billion).
Transport for London (TfL) is preparing to invite companies to bid to transform the abandoned underground stations into a network of tourist attractions, retail hubs, hotels and museums.
It is understood that TfL will announce the beauty parade within the next month.
Posted in Victorian Rail News on 2014-08-23 17:21:15
Nine people have been injured in a collision between two trains at Altona in Melbourne's west.
Police said an eastbound passenger train was stopped near the level crossing at Maidstone Street when a Geelong train, also travelling east, collided with the rear of the stationary train at around 7:00pm (AEST) on Friday.
Seven people from the passenger train and the driver and conductor from the Geelong train all suffered minor injuries.
Four of them were taken to hospital with back pain and whiplash.
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