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RISSB National Rail Turnouts Workshop  

RISSB National Rail Turnouts Workshop

27 - 28 May 2015 | Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney

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Focusing on the up-skilling of industry workers, this workshop look to exchange and transfer knowledge to delegates from a range of experts working across rail turnouts, and wheel rail interface. The workshops are tailored to those looking for a detailed guide, or fresh perspectives on old challenges. Experts within the industry will debate innovative solutions to real challenges faced and work towards industry solutions.

Key Speakers:

  • John McLeod, Track Engineering Manager, Sydney Trains 
  • David Cooper, Principal Engineer - Track Structure, Asset Standards Authority, Transport for NSW 
  • Treaven Martinus, Managing Director, Martinus Rail
  • Graeme Templer, Consultant, Australasian Transport Risk Solutions
  • Glenn Lorenz, Engineering Manager, Vossloh Cogifer Australia
  • Laurie Wilson, Manager, Infrastructure & Engineering, RISSB
  • Franz Sodia, CEO, VAE


  • What are the main types of failure at turnouts?
  • Turnouts: Minimal life cycle costs; maximal diverging speed and initial quality
  • Turnout issues impacting signalling

>> Register for the RISSB National Rail Turnouts Workshop here; email us; or call 02 9080 4307.


Please note that any delegates wishing to attend the Site Tour on the 28th of May must have RISI. Delegates will be asked to confirm they have RISI at time of registration.

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