[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/IC170100006]
Researchers Prof Buddhima Indraratna; Prof Kiet Tieu; Prof David Airey; Prof David Thambiratnam; Prof Arul Arulrajah; Prof John Wilson; Prof Zheng Jiang; Prof Jian Zhao; A/Prof Michael Meylan; Prof David Williams; Prof Hamid Nikraz; Prof Manicka Dhanasekar; Prof Rian Dippenaar; A/Prof Cholachat Rujikiatkamjorn; Prof Pascal Perez; Dr David Wexler; Dr Hongtao Zhu; Dr Olivia Mirza; Dr Jun Li; Dr Tao Yu; Dr Katsumi Maeda; Mr Timothy Neville; Dr Richard Kelly; Mr Liam Palmer-Cannon; Dr Richard Austin; Prof Jingtao Han; Prof Li Yao; Mr Melvyn Leong; Mr Maroun Rahme; Mr James Grant; Mr John Buckley; Mr Todd Clarke; Mr Ryan Jansz
Brief description The ARC Training Centre for Advanced Technologies in Rail Track Infrastructure aims to transform Australia’s rail construction and maintenance technologies through specialist training of industry-focused researchers. Generation of new knowledge and close collaboration with companies within the rail supply chain will result in enhanced rail capacity and supply chain efficiency across the rail network. This will include increased axle loads and higher speeds, greater safety margins, reduced construction and maintenance costs, and a body of competent railway professionals in the nation’s work force.
Funding Amount $3,937,625
Funding Scheme Industrial Transformation Training Centres