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Rail System Activities: AusRAIL 2012 - Canberra

AusRAIL 2012 rail systems fair, where the developments in the railway sector in Australia will be shared and many companies will exhibit their railway products and production, will be held in Canberra, Australia between 27/11/2012 – 28/11/2012. About the event [more…]

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Locomotive Made of Crane Made Unavailable (Video)

An EMD GT46C-AC electric locomotive produced by Australian company Downer Rail was dropped as it was unloaded from the cargo ship to the port. It is estimated that there are hundreds of thousands of dollars of damage in the locomotive that crashed from a height of several meters. Source [more…]

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Is the George Street tram project suspended?

In order to relieve Sydney central traffic, it was envisaged to take the buses underground and the tram line to be established on George Street, and the work had started in this way, but the O'Farrell Government thinks that this project will not be beneficial. NSW [more…]

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Derailments 2012 Fair - Canberra

Derailments 2012 Fair, which will be held at the Canberra Railway Museum, between the dates of 24/07/2012 – 27/07/2012, RISSB Research and Analysis Workshop will open its doors to its visitors on rail systems passenger wagons and freight vehicles Parts maintenance issues. [more…]

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Giant railway project in Australia

Barry O'Farrell, the Prime Minister of the State of New South Wales (NSW), Australia, announced that the public will be consulted on the environmental impacts of the North West Rail Line project. Stating that the construction works will be shared with the public in a report, [more…]