Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation (ACRI) provides professional, independent applied research, strategic analysis, advice and innovative solutions for the Australasian Rail Industry on significant challenges and opportunities affecting Rail today and into the future.

ACRI TWS & OCMM project overview

2 minute animation video general overview of the ACRI and UOW developed systems engineering tools for graphically planning and understanding the implications of new technology implementation for railway track work and across your entire organisation. To help you understand the possibilities and identify opportunities for your railway business.

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Call for Papers – UIC Asia-Pacific – Conference on Digital 14-15 May 2020

Click on the link for the Synopsis Submission Form. Synopsis due 2 December 2019

ACRI Public Research Reports

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Level Crossing Safety Interventions Register

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NIS / ACRI Rail Knowledge Bank

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New Public Report – Rail travel and disability

Posted 20.11.19, at 9:18am

ACRI is pleased to be releasing the final report of the international horizon scan for countries and sectors leading in passenger accessibility. Download report here This has been conducted collaboratively by the Rail Safety Standards Board (RSSB) in the United Kingdom and ACRI. ACRI will now seek to build on…

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UIC – Digital Conference Call for Papers

Posted 6.11.19, at 11:04am

Conference on Digital, 14-15 May 2020 Perth Call for papers due by 2 December 2019 The challenge of the 21st Century will definitely be Mobility. During this two day event, we will have the opportunity to exchange, discover, explore, understand and learn what are the latest innovations and their potential…

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Presentation to the ARA Heavy Haul Conference

Posted 6.11.19, at 10:19am

ACRI’s strategic industry impact was explored in a presentation to the Australasian Railway Association (ARA) Heavy Haul Conference held in Newcastle in late October. ACRI Board member Philip Campbell OAM, General Manager Technical Standards, ARTC presented on The value proposition for industry and individuals of commercial collaboration with reference to…

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