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‘Fresh start’ for Auckland LRT plans

‘Fresh start’ for Auckland LRT plans

In a press conference on 31 March, New Zealand Transport Minister Michael Wood announced the formation of a new ‘Establishment Unit’ to restart work on the business case for Auckland’s light rail project.

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Powering trams (part two)

Powering trams (part two)

David Gibson concludes his two-part survey of modern LRT electrification, looking at some alternatives to the overhead wire.

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Rerailing transit

Rerailing transit

A new administration. More emergency funding on the way. It’s time to live up to the other promises, explains Morgan Lyons.

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UK heritage lines fight for survival

UK heritage lines fight for survival

UKTram Heritage Tramway Committee Chair Geoffrey Claydon outlines the challenges faced by heritage tramways in their sustained struggle against the invisible enemy COVID-19, and also makes the case for further long-term support.

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Rail Live!

Rail Live!

Rail Live! is now firmly positioned as one of the world’s most exciting rail events. This event brings top tier leaders of the rail industry together to discuss topics critical to future developments in the premium conference, alongside an action-packed exhibition which attracts the full rail supply chain.

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European Light Rail Congress 2021 – Zaragoza

European Light Rail Congress 2021 – Zaragoza

The European Light Rail Congress brings together leading opinion-formers and decision-makers from across Europe for two days of debate around the role of technology in the development of sustainable urban travel.

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Your night to shine?

Your night to shine?

The Global Light Rail Awards is tomorrow (2 October) – will this be your night to shine? Join the industry in celebrating light rail excellence and innovation over the past 12 months.

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APTA EXPO

Held just once every three years, APTA EXPO is the world’s largest showcase of technology, products, and services related to the public transportation industry.

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