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Wayside Detection Equipment

Nov 6, 2015News

Sydney Trains has installed Wayside detection equipment at various locations throughout the network for the purpose of detecting wheel variances and sticking brakes. This equipment can also be utilised to detect train speeds and we […] Read More »

We want to hear from you

Oct 26, 2015News

We are committed to regularly seeking feedback from members about key issues relating to the Sydney Trains reform. One of the ways which we’ll be doing that is by regular, short surveys. Click here to […] Read More »

Reform working groups announced

Oct 25, 2015News

Additional depot tour meetings have been added to the Sydney Trains reform depot tour schedule. The names of the delegates involved in the various Sydney Trains reform working groups have also been announced. Click here to […] Read More »

Sydney Trains reform: depot tours

Oct 21, 2015News

The RTBU Depot Tour will commence next week. The dates, venues and locations for each depot are listed below. Representatives will be in the depot all day, to allow members to drop in whenever suits […] Read More »

Secretary’s wrap

Oct 16, 2015Secretary's run-down
Bob Hayden, Divisional Secretary

Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete our recent Sydney Trains reform survey. We had over 350 responses – 69 per cent of which were from drivers. It’s clear from they survey […] Read More »

Survey shows Sydney Trains PR not working

Oct 16, 2015News

The recent survey of members has shown that no one is buying Sydney Trains’ PR about the reform. Over 350 members completed the survey – 69 per cent of which were drivers. 83 per cent […] Read More »

Secretary’s wrap

We recently asked members to complete a short survey about the Sydney Trains reform process. So far we’ve had a fantastic response, and I’d like to thank everyone who so far have taken the time […] Read More »

Sydney Trains reform – further update

Sep 22, 2015News

The RTBU Locomotive Division and the Train Guards Sub-Division met with Sydney Trains on the 22nd September 2015 in relation to the train crew reform process. Read More »

Secretary’s wrap

Sep 18, 2015Secretary's run-down
Bob Hayden, Divisional Secretary

  The Loco Division BBQ has been on tour again – and as always, it’s been the catalyst for many great conversations and ideas around the how to improve working conditions in our industry. Read More »

Sydney Trains reform meeting again leave more questions than answers

Sep 17, 2015News

RTBU Train Crew representatives met with Sydney Trains again this week in an attempt to get more information about management’s proposed ‘reform’ process. The union reps included: Robert Hayden – Locomotive Divisional Secretary Michael Cartwright – […] Read More »