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 Federal and New South Wales Government have signed a Bilateral Agreement which makes way for commencement of works on Inland Rail in NSW – the second state to do so.
The Australasian Railway Association has appointed Anna Squire, Principal at Arup, to the association’s Board.
TasRail has appointed Steven Dietrich – Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary – as its new Chief Executive Officer.
The Federal and Victorian Governments have signed a Bilateral Agreement in relation to Inland Rail, making Victoria the first state to sign up to the project.
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.