Plenty Road track maintenance
Read 17-minute stories and join #onboardbookclub
E-Class trams on Route 11 & new passenger info displays - all part of improving Melbourne’s tram network
Infrastructure Tasmania boss Allan Garcia considers new bridge and light rail projects
Nalder finds light rail ‘unviable’
New East Brunswick tram terminus being built in second phase of Route 96 upgrade
Prime Minister Tony Abbott uses ACT light rail project as example of how to fund public transport
Man injured while working on light rail network in Sydney's CBD
Fuel cell tram framework agreement
Adelaide tram drivers to stop work
The broom has been pushed through the office of senior public servants overseeing Sydney's troubled $2.1 billion light rail line, resulting in the departure of the project's director, Andy Summers.
As part of an overhaul of roles at the state's main transport agency, five of those in the top eight leadership roles at the Sydney light rail delivery office have exited their positions.
An internal email to staff on Monday shows two of the senior managers in the delivery office have been replaced by public servants in acting positions, while the role of director of project operations remains vacant.
Mr Summers, a former senior executive at engineering company UGL, has been replaced as head of the light rail delivery office by Stephen Pascall, who oversaw Sydney's $1.8 billion South West Rail Link.
Set up three years ago, the standalone office is responsible for delivering the 12-kilometre line between Circular Quay and Randwick and Kingsford in the south-east.
This article first appeared on www.smh.com.au
About this website
Railpage version 3.10.0.0037
All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters, all the rest is © 2003-2020 Interactive Omnimedia Pty Ltd.
You can syndicate our news using one of the RSS feeds.