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Sydney Trains reform – still no detail

Sep 11, 2015News

We still don’t have any specific details about the ‘reform’ process at Sydney Trains. Read More »

Sydney Trains – reform update

Aug 27, 2015News

Train Crew delegates met with Sydney Trains Management yesterday to be given the same Sydney Trains reform presentation as your RTBU Executive received last week. Read More »

Future operations ‘reform’ in Sydney Trains

Aug 21, 2015News

The RTBU met with Sydney Trains recently for a briefing on the company’s “Future Operations” reform project. Read More »

Flemington finally gets new digs

Aug 21, 2015News

Sydney Trains has recently opened the new train crew facilities and amenities at Flemington Maintenance Centre. This facility will finally replace the existing substandard demountable buildings which train crew have been forced to use for […] Read More »

Sydney Trains “Reform”

Aug 14, 2015News

The current Sydney Trains EA contains a clause – the ‘Facilitation of Change Clause’ – which includes what process needs to occur prior to any changes being made to the items identified in the clause […] Read More »

Sydney and NSW trains try to cheat members on public holiday accrual

Jun 23, 2015News

Unions are currently locked in a battle with Sydney and NSW Trains over public holiday accrual. Read More »

Shift Manager, Operations, NSW Trains

May 27, 2015News

NSW Trains has recently created and advertised for the position of a Shift Manager – Operations, which has raised serious concerns within the Loco Division.  Read More »

Shift Manager training dispute

May 14, 2015News

The Loco Division recently received information of a plan to have Sydney Trains Shift Managers “up-skilled” in train faults and failures.  Read More »

Shorts are back – big win on Sydney Trains uniforms

May 13, 2015News

After a long battle, Sydney Trains has finally agreed to change its uniforms for train crew. Shorts are now back, polo shirts are coming and the business shirts will now be made from a more […] Read More »

OSCAR Fast Stable Function

Apr 24, 2015News

Loco Express recently reported that Sydney Trains was proposing to install a Fast Stable system on OSCAR trains in order to prolong battery life.  Read More »