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.

Introducing the Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation (ACRI)

The 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.

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ACRI Strategic Objectives and Operating Principals

This paper outlines the longer-term strategy, taken by ACRI in the delivery of research.

Rail Knowledge Bank

NIS / ACRI Rail Knowledge Bank

Developed and maintained by the ARRB Group under the National Interest Services (NIS) program.

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RSSB – SPARK

A free, interactive web tool for the rail industry sector created by the RSSB to share knowledge.

ACRI Research Projects

See the variety of innovative projects being provided by ACRI right now.

Associate Membership

Newsletters

Access all of ACRI's current and archived newsletters and updates in one place.

HH08 End of Train Device: ‘Developing a Field Tested and Operational End of Train Device Prototype’

HH08 accessible from the ACRI Participants-Only Portal located in ACRI Heavy Haul Research, Tranch 1

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Strategic Participants

Recent News

ACRI Strategic Objectives and Operating Principals

Posted 21.03.19, at 10:57am

ACRI operates within a rail sector which includes an industry association, standards developer and safety regulator as well as federal, state and territory entities with oversight of rail. All of these bodies have an interest in the advancement of rail innovation but it is not their core objective. In addition…

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ACRI researcher Dr Gregoire Larue receives award

Posted 25.01.19, at 9:15am

In January ACRI researcher Dr Gregoire Larue received the best paper award from the US Transportation Research Board (TRB) Standing Committee on Highway/Rail Grade Crossings for his presentation at the TRB Annual Meeting in Washington DC entitled “Getting the Attention of Drivers Back on Passive Railway Level Crossings: An Evaluation…

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PF09 Organisational Capability Maturity Model (OCMM): ‘Relating Rail Organisational Structure to New Technology

Posted 23.01.19, at 4:10pm

ACRI’s latest research report from the project PF09 Organisational Capability Maturity Model (OCMM): ‘Relating Rail Organisational Structure to New Technology’  is now accessible from the ACRI Participants-Only Portal.   This research provides a modelling tool for role and workload management incorporating the effects of the introduction of new technology across…

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26 03
26th of March 2019
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28 03
28th of March 2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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