The journalist suffered a serious wound to his left eye
The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) has called for an update of tendering procedures around Australia to accelerate job-creating rail projects.
The Australian Government has welcomed measures implemented by the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) to provide immediate financial relief to rail freight operators maintaining the supply of essential goods throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Federal Government has invested $50 million to support the rail sector to develop and implement an Advanced Train Management System (ATMS).
Amidst a global pandemic, some people are starting to dream big about infrastructure projects to help get Australia moving again.
South Africa’s largest national park is about to be the home of a boutique, luxury hotel situated inside a series of converted 1950s train carriages on top of a bridge.
Resource Generation (RES) has entered into non-binding term sheet agreements to finance a key rail link to its Boikarabelo Coal project in South Africa
MORE THAN A mile long and consisting of 200 freight cars, Mauritania’s Train du Desert is one of the
Kenya Railways has issued a raft of measures to commuters and passengers using the Madaraka Express and Nairobi Commuter Rail services in the wake of Covid-19.
Kisumu Environment and Land Court Judge Antony Ombwayo has lifted a warrant of arrest order issued against Acting Managing Director of Kenya Railways (KR) Phillip Mainga.
United Airlines will prioritize building its balance sheet rather than turning over its planes as it looks to overcome the financial stress that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought on.
Simple Flying’s latest podcast is live and ready for you to enjoy.
United Airlines newly installed CEO Scott Kirby today announced several changes in the airline’s senior leadership team.
Another potential owner of a rebooted Virgin Australia has stuck their head above the parapet and outlined their plans for the airline.
Delta Air Lines once operated a short-lived low-cost carrier.
The fleet of eight-car trains was ordered by Egypt’s National Authority for Tunnels (NAT), an agency of Egypt’s Ministry of Transport, under a Won 433.
A total of 220,000 tons of essential goods have been transported via railroads since the beginning of the current Iranian year on March 20, registering a 30% rise compared with the similar period of last year, the director general of Commercial Services Coordination Bureau with the Government Trading Corporation said on Tuesday.
The Ministry of Roads & Urban Development has signed a memorandum of understanding with Mapna Group for construction of the long-planned rail link between Esfahan and Ahvaz, capital of Khuzestan province
The €1bn multilateral agreement to finance Egyptian National Railways’ purchase of 1 300 Transmashholding coaches over five years has come into force, the Russian supplier announced on April 21.
Transit of basic goods to the ports via railway network in the first Iranian calendar month of Farvardin (March 20-April 19) was tripled (up 200 percent) compared to the figure for the same month last year, IRIB reported, quoting the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI).
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.
Austrian Airlines has announced that it will finally return to the skies from June 15th, 2020.
The Delhi Metro has started the preliminary developments for the 1st Metrolite corridor which is from Kirti Nagar-Bamnaoli village.
Every time Sri Lanka’s president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, turned to his Chinese allies for loans and assistance with an ambitious port project, the answer was yes.
CEVA Logistics has launched a ‘truck-rail-truck’ service to keep freight moving between China and Southeast Asia, where the Covid-19 crisis has led to fewer flights, capacity limits, operational restrictions and waits of up to four days for road traffic crossing the border between China and Vietnam.
Chinese authorities have called for efforts to ensure stable and smooth China-Europe rail freight transport to facilitate the fight against the novel coronavirus and help normalize the industrial chains.
Australia’s largest rail transport company, Aurizon has provided a $250,000 donation towards the development of a
Figures released by Aurizon show that there has been greater demand for rail freight services in the March quarter of 2020.
NO MATERIAL IMPACT TO COAL OR BULK ABOVE RAIL VOLUMES IN QUARTER FROM COVID-19
Two of Australia’s leading transport companies, Linfox Logistics and Aurizon, are working hard to ensure the continued safe delivery of food and other essential goods for regional Queenslanders and thousands of other Australians as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds.
Aurizon has acquired Townsville Bulk Storage and Handling (TBSH) to grow its capacity to shift bulk freight in North Queensland.
Australia should abandon the idea of a bullet train and governments should stop wasting public money to study proposals, according to a new report by the Grattan Institute.
The dream of a fast rail corridor between Canberra and Sydney has been dealt a major blow by a new report that claims bullet trains are unsuitable for Australia and rail renovations are “unlikely to fulfil the overblown claims made for them”.
Bullet trains are back on the political agenda.
Following Anthony Albanese’s pledge to build a High Speed Rail (HSR) line linking the east coast capitals if Labor wins the next election, the Grattan Institute has
When Paul Keating speaks up, people usually listen.
What happens when an area doesn't have public transport?
Queensland’s Transport Minister is looking at implementing additional bus services during peak times, after pictures of a packed bus emerged online.
The NSW Government has confirmed that they will be adding extra bus services along key corridors from this week.
Last week I mentioned the Transport For Everyone (T4E) plan that would deliver new or upgraded SmartBuses running every ten minutes to major destinations including universities, shopping centres, employment hubs and train stations.
Self preservation makes it wise to have several lines in the water, strings to your bow or pies on your fingers.
The brutal approach taken by the rail company leaves much to be desired, writes John J.
CN announced that, in collaboration with the Halifax Port Authority, stakeholders, ocean carriers and customers, it will offer integrated solutions through its Moncton yard aimed at reducing short-haul trucking in Halifax.
Last week, the Surface Transportation Board and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada took steps that could potentially lead to a modification of existing regulations.
By the start of summer the city of Calgary will know if it has warmed up enough to plans for a new Green Line light rail track.
On February 4, 2019, a Canadian Pacific grain train derailed while rolling through Kicking Horse Pass, which is close to Field, B.
A vision-impaired man and his guide dog were allegedly assaulted by a 24-year-old man while sitting in the disabled seat on a train.
A quick-thinking platform attendant is credited with saving the life of a woman whose arm got stuck in train doors as it pulled out of a station.
Ups real-time data flows to monitor passenger numbers, avoid crowding.
A man has been charged with a string of sexual offences after allegedly harassing several women on trains in western Sydney.
Construction for Sydney's new metro train line has uncovered two 'ghost platforms' hidden beneath Central Station, buried and abandoned for 40 years.
Editor’s Note: TriMet provides bus, light rail and commuter rail transit services in the Portland, Oregon, metro area.
To support the restart of inter-city public transport, a mobile phone app is being used to track passengers in case anyone should subsequently test positive for the coronavirus.
In order to increase the safety of both its colleagues and its customers, Infrabel has taken advantage of its experience in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) to introduce a new solution that works to enforce social distancing, which is essential in working to avoid the spread of COVID-19.
The UITP and the World Bank has recently released the study report on the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on bus operations in India.
A new social distancing squad armed with thousands of CCTV cameras will be the eyes and ears of the NSW government, monitoring passengers across Sydney's rail network.
SBB will reintroduce the majority of its normal timetable on June 8, including the operation of restaurant cars.
Eress is a non-profit, cost-sharing collaboration between railways in Europe, that are working together to standardise railway energy across Europe.
Alstom has won the ‘Innovation Prize for Regulatory Sandboxes’ from the German Federal Ministry of Economics to test automatic train operation (ATO) on regional trains.
The Federal Ministry for Transport & Digital Infrastructure has invited applications for funding of projects designed to improve the economics and efficiency of rail freight.
Veidekke has received an environmentally certified contract from Bybanen Utbygging for the construction of the first underground station in Vestland, Norway.
CLP12 has been reactivated by SSR and is currently painted all white (it isn't primer).
There were 88 sightings for this week; This is 1 sighting less than last week.
The next station we’re visiting is the Tupper Lake, NY depot
There were 89 sightings for this week; This is 1 sighting less than last week.
Continuing with depots, this week we take a look at the Lake Clear Junction depot.
Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) is inviting community groups and organisations to apply for round six of the Inland Rail Community Sponsorships and Donations program.
AM can reveal the Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has bowed to pressure and ordered a review of the proposed inland rail route across south-eastern Queensland.
Seeing a shift in the work and focus on PN to get closer to their customers and to begin a more accelerated move into industrial facility connections.
LANDHOLDERS affected by the $10 billion Melbourne-Brisbane Inland Rail have been told to get ready for substantial compulsory resumptions of farmland.
Members of the public are being invited to have their say on the proposed flood modelling and structural design of the Inland Rail construction.
A concessionaire to build and operate the Ferrogrão railway will be sought during the first quarter of 2021, Brazil’s Ministry of Infrastructure has confirmed.
The defining trait of urban areas is density: of people, activities, and structures.
Australia’s first geotextile made from locally sourced recycled plastics is now on the market.
The National Fund for Tourism Promotion (Fonatur) announced the name of winners of the international public tender for the construction of Section 3 of the Mayan Train Project.
“The National Infrastructure Agency declared the serious breach by Pacífic Railway SAS (FDP) for breach of the obligations contained in the concession contract, in addition to forcing it to pay more than Pesos 97bn ($US 25m), corresponding to the damages caused to the entity,” says Mr Fernando Ramírez, legal vice-president of ANI.
Scientists have created a virtual reality video game to better understand how flying insects navigate the world.
We call on the acting Government of Australia, currently the Liberal-National Coalition led by Scott Morrison, to implement a Federal Independent Commission Against Corruption.
With a record-breaking 226 consecutive wins in the ratings and a string of scandals in his wake, Alan Jones will leave 2GB as the most successful, influential and controversial radio host Australia has ever known.
An exhibition that charts and celebrates the history of printing from the hand laid out letter presses to the modern computer aided design.
A grand late Victorian building in the City of London is notable for having three camels on the front.
One of my favorite aspects of model railroading is the history lesson that accompanies the prototype piece of equipment I am interested in adding to my collection or layout.
My editor (dhfan5) reminded me that I hadn’t posted a layout update in a while, so here’s what I’ve been working on.
He's one of rock's biggest stars, but Sir Rod Stewart has finally revealed the fruits of his other great passion - model railways.
I haven’t been railfanning lately, and I also have not been working on my layout.
My layout will have a long peninsula wall that I will need to construct in my basement layout room.
The Cleethorpes Coast Coast Railway has launched an appeal to help cover the costs while they are closed due to the coronavirus.
DRIVERS who fail to give way to cane trains in the Burdekin will be caught on camera and have their details passed on to police.
GB Railfreight has teamed up with Hornby to make a miniature version of its Class 66 locomotive, which has been named after Captain Tom Moore, to raise money for the NHS.
Commitment to the care and preservation of the steam and diesel locomotives in their care requires members of the Australian Sugar Cane Railway (
The Hampton & Kempton Waterworks Railway has confirmed that their Andrew Barclay built 0-4-0 ST (Saddle Tank) steam locomotive “Darent” is nearing the end of an overhaul.
"Weekend trackwork" are two words Illawarra commuters never want to hear - but this weekend it could be even worse.
A rail trail, walking and cycling track, has once again been backed by the NSW state government between Murwillumbah and Crabbes Creek today.
Heavier traffic, more cyclists and nervous Sydney commuters wary of riding trains and buses which may not even let them on board anyway.
TRANSPORT authorities are investigating after a rail worker narrowly escaped being struck by a train between Newcastle and Sydney earlier this month.
The New South Wales government has awarded two infrastructure enhancement contracts totalling around A$600m for works on the southern section of the Sydney Trains suburban network as part of its A$4·3bn ‘More Trains, More Services’ investment programme.
A commuter rail trial in Dunedin has come to a halt, after Dunedin city councillors yesterday voted against funding a feasibility study this year.
Greater Wellington and Horizons regional councils have been awarded funding from the NZ Transport Agency to develop the final business case for a fleet of hybrid multiple-units to replace ageing loco-hauled stock used on two regional commuter routes.
The new trains, which will cost around $NZ 300m, are needed to increase the capacity and frequency of the New Zealand capital’s rail services.
KiwiRail has ordered eight 30-tonne lifting jacks from Mechan for installation at its Wellington and Dunedin depots.
The governance group of the project said the
The Northern Territory government has released a request for quotation for the development of a concept design for a rail passenger terminal as part of the Katherine Logistics and Agribusiness Hub.
The Defence Department has ruled out building a rail line into the Tindal RAAF Base as part of its $1.
Train services across the NT were disrupted for four hours yesterday after two boys jumped from a moving train.
Federal cabinet documents kept secret for 20 years reveal a radical legislative proposal to acquire Aboriginal land to ensure the construction of the 1,400 kilometre rail line from the Red Centre to Darwin.
The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF), a $5 billion lending organisation, has appointed senior investment official Chris Wade as its new chief executive officer.
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A successful business model in modern conditions is definitely characterized by mobility, openness, automation of numerous processes.
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.
Wunder Mobility, a global mobility technology company, today announced the launch of its Wunder Vehicles product alongside an exclusive business-to-business partnership with Yadea, the world’s largest manufacturer of light electric vehicles based in China.
Nearly 100 jobs have been slashed from the $6.
Average house prices are a rough measure of a suburb's desirability.
Local bus services rarely rate a mention in debates about transport in Melbourne.
Key transport professionals have jointly written to the Victorian Premier urging the Government’s Building Victoria’s Recovery Taskforce to focus on upgrading bus services and active transport to improve mobility for Melbourne and build jobs as part of recovery from COVID-19.
Smart thinking between Pacific National and Wagner Corporation highlights the many possibilities of rail freight.
Pacific National has today announced it will be increasing the size and scope of its mental health support for employees.
Rail firm’s unwelcome first in ATA backlash to apparent amenities access ban
Strategy for separate facilities for truck drivers and rail staff
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has released its preliminary report into a freight train collision at Jumperkine in Western Australia.
Today we reach our 2.
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.
Despite the continued uncertainty and impact of Covid-19, Qube is in a strong financial position.
Company optimistic amid guidance withdrawal and executive pay cuts
Market clouds gather after first half but acquisition pays out early on land sale
Qube Holdings chief executive Maurice James has scaled back growth forecasts amid uncertainty over how badly the coronavirus will disrupt imports to Australia as the logistics group reported a 16 per cent drop in interim profits to $51.
Qube has awarded the contract to build four locomotives to UGL, part of the CIMIC Group.
Queensland’s biggest infrastructure project is hiring, with jobs and contracts available now.
Since the end of the wet season there's been noticeably more activity along the Flinders Hwy corridor with work crews carrying out road and rail upgrades particularly in the mid-west.
EVERY day on my way to work, I pass the ever-growing demolition site at the old Brisbane Transit Centre.
Queensland is not planning to limit the amount of passengers using public transport as coronavirus restrictions ease, instead hoping staggered clock-on times reduce the number of people aboard.
The mine is expected to begin producing coal for steelmaking as early as next year with a projected mine life of 79 years.
The Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway (LCLR) has unfortunately announced that the 2020 Skegness Classic Wheels Show has been postponed, but will return for 2021.
With the aim to provide extreme recognition to the industry and leaders for their extraordinary contribution towards infrastructure development in the world through their innovative ideas, products and services.
Public and private rail entities the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) and SCT Logistics have both announced leadership changes.
We are sorry to hear that John Farrow, who was the owner of UK Railtours, has died following contracting COVID-19.
Organiser Messe Berlin has rescheduled the InnoTrans 2020 trade fair, the biggest event in the rail industry calendar.
ARA CEO Caroline Wilkie makes the case for procurement reform in rollingstock and signalling to assist infrastructure spending to stimulate the economy.
The Australian Logistics Council’s CEO, Kirk Coningham, explains how the industry has been on the front foot during a time of crisis.
The Australasian Railway Association has made 21 recommendations for simplifying and reducing the cost and time required to tender rolling stock and signalling contracts.
One hundred percent of the tracks owned by the U.
The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) has released a framework for a new national standards for rail project tenders, aimed at expediting Australia’s economic recovery from COVID-19.
In Part 1, we looked at the trip from Amsterdam to London, and I'd just departed from London Euston station.
The current COVID-19 outbreak is having an impact on train travel across the globe with reduced service, suspensions and social distancing measures being undertaken by almost all railway companies outside Belarus.
So I'd arrived in Amsterdam, settled in and begun my studies.
Those who enjoy traveling are probably itching to be somewhere else right now as the COVID-19 pandemic has forced many countries to implement travel bans and lockdown policies.
[table][tr][td]It was with a heavy heart that we saw the temporary suspension of our
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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.
This Week we take a look at the backside of the old Chazy depot.
Over the Easter and Anzac Day long weekend at the end of April 2000, the New South Wales Rail Transport Museum operated their special Millennium Aurora passenger train to Dimboola.
It was a rail link that served thousands of people each week in two coastal towns for more than 60 years.
The awful railway calamity that occurred at Sunshine (or Braybrook) late on Monday night has grown more appalling as time and investigation disclose the details of its tragic realised.
Life wasn't easy for rail crews on the Wodonga to Cudgewa line, or the gangers who maintained the lines and bridges.
Open-air cars are in demand; food service not recommended
A rail car that is a crucial piece to a volunteer-driven, multi-year
The V Class 928 ‘Stowe’ Facebook Page has posted an update on the recent work towards overhauling Maunsell Locomotive Society owned Southern Railway V ‘Schools Class No.
The North Yorkshire Moors Railway is asking members of the public to share their stories and photos of the line during the COVID-19 outbreak.
The Nene Valley Railway (NVR) has announced that Overton Station’s Refreshment Kiosk will be open this weekend serving food and drinks.
We will start off in Ann Arbor, Mich.
Railroad track construction starts at Pikes Peak.
The engineer could never stop the 6,200-ton train in time.
Kidderminster Diesel Depot: The Old Oak Common of Preservation is a new book from publishers Chime Whistle Publishing and is a pictorial guide through Kidderminster Diesel Depot on the Severn Valley Railway.
Who doesn’t love an out of control locomotive coming at you on the screen?
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.
Arrived as Southern Cross station at 0700, the ticket and website said to be there at least one hour before departure.
Preparing for winter is a crucial task at Network Rail.
RZD Logistics has operated a trial service carrying EU goods subject to Russian sanctions in transit from Germany and Estonia to China via the northern route through the Zabaikalsk border crossing.
Essential to the smooth running of the country in the past, Russia's railways are seeing continual growth and success.
Russian LPG exports to China by rail are on course to surge this month as a result of growing consumption in the country, while demand from other importers slumps owing to Covid-19 restrictions.
The Russia-Africa Summit and Economic Forum, held in Sochi on October 23–24, 2019 (see
‘Tank cars for transporting concentrated nitric acid are among the most technically advanced products in our portfolio’, said Deputy CEO for Commerce & Marketing Boris Myagkov when United Wagon Co announced an order to supply fertiliser producer EuroChem with a batch of 14 Type 15-6901 concentrated nitric acid tank wagons.
It has been a postcard feature for decades but Victor Harbor's heritage-listed causeway to Granite Island is set to be replaced with a "concrete deck" and it has left some locals fuming.
Four serious crashes on South Australia’s roads – three involving trucks – have left two people dead and several others injured, and smashed a house on the Fleurieu Peninsula into rubble.
Overcrowding and a lack of social distancing remain a problem on Adelaide trains, despite the State Government saying increased peak-hour services have been rolled out.
Major Crash investigators are also investigating a fatal incident on the Port River Expressway, in which a pedestrian was hit by a truck last night.
A driver has suffered critical injuries in a head-on collision with a road train in South Australia's Mid North early this morning, hours after a pedestrian was killed by a truck in Adelaide.
The latest development proposal at a key waterfront site has been labelled “desperate and shortsighted”, with a mayor set to take an unusual step to try to prevent its approval.
James Shugg was a 12-year-old Hobart schoolboy when he first visited the Ida Bay Railway in Tasmania's far south in 1976.
Trains stopped running on the historic Ida Bay Railway in 2018 after a derailment, but former driver Dave Collins says "it sucks you in" and he and other enthusiasts want to pay to get the attraction back on the rails.
A 17 year old youth has been identified and will be proceeded against under the Youth Justice Act regarding a near-miss involving a trail bike and a Don River Railway tourist train on 9 February 2020.
Freight operators and network owners around Australia continue to serve businesses and communities, and Tasmania is no exception.
Focused Technology Solutions, a Marmon/Berkshire Hathaway Company, President Peter Bartek announced May 27 that the company has entered into another international market sector by partnering with Freightquip, a distributor located in Australia.
AdaCore recently extended its support of C and C++toolchains and now supports not only native environments (such as Linux or Windows) but also cross ones such as VxWorks, embedded Linux, and even bare metal (C only at the time of this writing).
Euclideon’s advanced IoT real-time tracking capability is set to revolutionise the worldwide RAIL industry.
There have been significant advances in the realm of artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous vehicles in industry, with segments such as the mining sector pioneering the implementation of this technology – including autonomous trains – in Australia.
Technology has led to the advent of connected vehicles intelligent enough to interact with the driver and link to the cloud.
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 meeting might be virtual, but light-rail growth in the city of Phoenix is very real.
The future of Austin, Texas, is not going to change, it is just being delayed.
Australi’s Victorian Government is set to start improvement works on tram route 58 to ensure a more comfortable journey for passengers.
Škoda Transportation Group’s Finland-based subsidiary Škoda Transtech has delivered the first modern ForCity Smart Artic trams to the capital city of Tampere.
Construction crews have commenced the demolition of a historic hotel to make way for the Parramatta Light Rail.
Network Rail Scotland has installed floor vinyls on the concourse at Edinburgh Waverley and Glasgow Central to show support for NHS workers.
Govia Thameslink Railway’s (GTR) entire fleet of Southern, Thameslink, Great Northern and Gatwick Express trains – as well as all stations and staff areas – have been treated with a powerful new virucide that sticks to surfaces, killing the COVID-19 virus for up to 30 days.
The Tyne and Wear Metro has had a further £7.
The former President & Chief Executive Officer of New York City Transit Authority Andy Byford is to return to the UK as the next Commissioner of Transport for London, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan announced on May 27.
A pair of railroad bridges in Jackson, Mich.
Today, the Trump Administration announced millions of cloth facial coverings will be sent to workers in critical sectors of America’s economy.
The board of California’s North Bay area commuter rail operator Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit has approved plans to acquire 33 km of railway between Healdsburg and the Mendocino-Sonoma County line from the North Coast Rail Authority.
The goat man is supposedly an urban legend in Louisville.
The US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has announced grant funds worth $302m for 12 railroad projects.
Border Action Group is not happy with the new train designs for the North East Line in Victoria.
To be able to make improvements to the network and power train services along the Hurstbridge line, a new Energy Storage System will be installed near existing rail infrastructure on VicTrack land in Diamond Creek.
The Grattan Institute’s
Detailed station precinct maps for our Lilydale and Mooroolbark level crossing removal projects are now available online for the community to view.
Port of Melbourne (PoM) launched its new rail transformation project to reduce traffic congestion caused by trucks in the inner suburbs of Melbourne and across the region of Victoria in Australia.
MAJOR work on the Yanchep rail extension is expected to start in August, with early earthworks done on part of the track.
A LOBBY group headed by a union representative is pushing for some Western Australian Tier 3 grain train lines closed since 2014 to be reopened.
Social distancing is being encouraged but is no longer required on public transport in Western Australia, but passengers are staying away despite the reopening of workplaces this week.
Miners say China's changes to its inspection processes for iron ore imports is a positive development because it will streamline shipments, even though some analysts suggested it could be used to block Australia's most important export.
Two major METRONET project contracts have been awarded for the Bayswater Station upgrade and the removal of the Denny Avenue level crossing.
Sunday 21 June to Thursday 25 June, 10pm to last tram each night
Monday 1 June, 10pm to last tram
Tram route 58 is getting a major upgrade to improve services in Melbourne’s inner north, said Victorian Public Transport Minister Melissa Horne.
Route 109 trams have resumed along their normal lines following an earlier disruption.