Game Changing & Transformative - Regional Australia Level Crossing Safety Program The Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation applauds the creation of Regional Australia Level Crossing Safety Program. This unique, game changing and transformative $180.1 million program will be a watershed moment to address the disproportionate regional road death tally. The…
NTRO was launched on December 1 in Melbourne, with more than 250 people from across the industry attending. The NTRO will create the new knowledge that will be used to provide world’s best practice across all modes of transport – road, rail, ports and airports – for Australia and New Zealand.
The Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation (ACRI) formally became part of ARRB in mid-2022, and will lead the NTRO’s rail focus. NTRO Ports and NTRO Airports have also been established for those disciplines.
As well as its Melbourne headquarters, the NTRO also has offices in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, and Perth. This makes the organisation truly national and reflective of a mode-agnostic road, rail, ports and airports organisation.Find out more
Funding for better ways to improve level crossing safety
The Regional Australia Level Crossing Safety Program grants aim to foster research...
Establishing an efficient freight transport network
This research launch was announced yesterday by the Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation Chair
Freight Train Visibility
This report has identified and assessed thirty controls that may improve freight train visibility.
This research launch was announced yesterday by the Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation Chair Hon John Anderson AO and heralds further significant collaboration across the rail industry. The research is supported by FORG (Freight on Rail Group), ARA (Australasian Railway Association) and DITRDC (Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and…
Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation (ACRI) has released the Freight Train Visibility Review Report. The Final Report is now live on the ACRI website which identifies and assesses 30 potential rolling stock, design and/or education controls that may improve rail freight vehicle visibility and driver awareness when interacting with…