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2017 Frank Franklyn Winner - James Donovan

19-Jul-2017

The RTAA is delighted to award James Donovan from Metro Trains Melbourne the prestigious Frank Franklyn Award. James is a graduate engineer working at Metro Trains Melbourne....

Strategic Transport Asset Management Summit 2017

29-Jun-2017

The RTAA is delighted to partner with the Strategic Transport Asset Management Summit 2017. Please find below further information. Date: 16-17 August 2017 Location: Sydney, Australia Optimising Performance, Lifecycle and Cost-Effectiveness of Transport Assets The Strategic Transport Asset Management Su...

RTAA Welcomes on board Gold Sponsor – Sydney Trains

27-Jun-2017

The RTAA is proud to welcome Sydney Trains as our Gold Sponsor for our Diversity Discussion to be held Wednesday 30 August at the Westin Sydney. The RTAA is proud to host Diversity Discussion - a panel aimed at promoting diversity and inclusion in rail, with realistic and proven strategies from practitioners. Key focus are...

RTAA Technical Session & Networking Lunch Newcastle

20-Jun-2017

The RTAA would like to extend an invitation for you to join them at their Newcastle Technical Session and Networking Lunch on Thursday 6 July, proudly sponsored by voestalpine VAE Railway Systems. Our guest speaker is Anand Thomas, Program Director, Newcastle Transport Program, Transport for NSW. He will provide an insight into the heavy and l...

#WomenInRail Publication

30-May-2017

Women in Rail - We want to hear your stories. The RTAA is embarking on a bold new project to capture and publish the real life stories of women in rail - and we need your help! We are looking for the female experience of working in this industry - the good, the bad and the ugly. Our aim is to promote cultural change by raising awareness...

CORE2018 Abstract Submission Deadline Extended

29-May-2017

The abstract submission for CORE2018 has been extended to Sunday 11 June. CORE2018 will be held from April 30 - 2 May 2018 at the International Convention Centre, Sydney. The Conference will provide a knowledge exchange platform between emerging technologies and our existing infrastructure and projects, maximising efficiency and benefits for t...

Design and Devlopment of Stations and Terminals

12-Apr-2017

The RTAA is a proud supporter of the up and coming Design and Development of Stations and Terminals to be held 27 - 29 June 2017 at the Swissotel Sydney. The event will include, International Keynotes, Case Studies, Key Projects and Workshops. The Conference Agenda can be found HERE (https://stationsandterminals.iqpc.com.au/agenda-mc) and...

RTAA Silver Sponsors - Women in Engineering High Tea

29-Mar-2017

We are delighted to be Silver Sponsors of the UWAYE Women in Engineering High Tea event to be held at The University of Western Australia, 3 May. The University of Western Australia Young Engineers Club (UWAYE) is the student chapter of Engineers Australia at UWA. Their mission is to promote and generate opportunities the personal and professi...

Women in Roads, Rail, Transport Infrastructure Leadership Summit

14-Feb-2017

Liquid Learning is proud to partner with RTAA for our Women in Roads, Rail, Transport Infrastructure Leadership Summit (http://bit.ly/2l9pUE2) which will take place on May 16th & 17th at the Novotel Darling Harbour, Sydney. This event brings together a variety of senior leaders to share their inspirational leadership journeys, practical adv...

Rail Industry Guide to Safety 2016/17 Released

13-Feb-2017

Pro-Visual Publishing, in cooperation with the RTAA and the Office of the National Rail safety Regulator (ONRSR), has released the latest edition of the Rail Industry Guide to Workplace Safety. The Guide highlights some of the key responsibilities and requirements towards health and safety and this year include...