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A new national approach to tackling rail skills and labour shortages

Publish date 06 Dec 2022

A new national approach to tackling skills and labour shortages in the rail industry took a step forward on Tuesday with the launch of the National Rail Skills Hub, a joint initiative bringing governments and industry in the transport and educations sectors together to help signific

NTC launches Future Rail Technologies Forums

Publish date 19 Oct 2022

This month, we held our first Future Rail Technologies Forum, bringing together international rail experts with leaders from across Australian governments and industry. With nearly 30,000 kilometres of rail tracks, 17 different train control and signalling systems and some 50 rail

Australia’s car emissions flatline as EVs take-off

Publish date 15 Sep 2022

A new report on the carbon emissions intensity of new light vehicles sold in Australia has found emissions fell by just 2 per cent in 2021 despite a tripling of battery electric vehicle sales. Transport accounts for 18 per cent of Australia’s Co2 emissions and the cars we drive are

NTC presents at ITS Summit 2022

Publish date 16 Aug 2022

At the ITS Summit in Brisbane today, National Transport Commission CEO Dr Gillian Miles talked about technology as a lever to bring to life autonomous vehicles and harmonise the rail network. “We’re very interested at the NTC in what technology can do to support a better, more conn