The Australasian Railway Association is a supporter of the Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation (ACRI). Established in 2013, ACRI provides professionally independent applied research, strategic analysis, advice and innovative solutions for the Australasian Rail Industry on significant challenges and opportunities affecting Rail today and into the future.

Chaired by Former Deputy Prime Minister John Anderson AO, the research body will seek to undertake targeted, applied research, strategic analysis and problem solving to improve the productivity and competitive position of the Australasian Rail Industry.

ACRI will be crucial in continuing the production of important research for the rail industry to meet the massive increase in demand for rail travel and transport.


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