CIMIC Group’s UGL has been confirmed by Transport for New South Wales TfNSW as the successful bidder for the operation and maintenance of rail infrastructure for the Country Regional Network. The 10-year agreement is expected to generate revenue to UGL in excess of AUD 1.5 billion. The contract includes
Network operations, including establishment of a new network control centre in regional NSW
Rail infrastructure maintenance and implementation of a new signalling system UGL’s proprietary system, Sigview
Asset and property management
Safety, access, performance, and environmental management
Mobilisation will begin in early 2021 with UGL commencing operations in January 2022.