The Rail Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre, the Australasian Railway Association and Deakin University have partnered to develop a Smart Rail Route Map for Australia.
The New South Wales Government has outlined a $14.4 billion investment in public transport infrastructure in its 2018-19 state budget, released this week.
The Federal Government has announced it is committing $5 billion to build a Melbourne Airport Rail Link.
The Australasian Railway Association has appointed Anna Squire, Principal at Arup, to the association’s Board.
Australia’s rail freight industry has been in the spotlight in recent months, with the Inland Rail project on track to bring back rail’s visibility – and, importantly, its viability. AusRAIL PLUS 2017 looked to champion the rail sector’s successes and potential.