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OpenTrack Training   Feb 2019, Sydney
Plateway Pty Ltd is the Oceanian, South East Asian, Indian and Southern African distributor of and support organisation for the OpenTrack suite of products
Plateway provide training, advanced training and a user forum for OpenTrack - one of the world’s leading railway simulation software packages. Training is held twice annually, usually in February and July in Sydney or Brisbane. A user forum and advanced training day is held annually. On-site/in-house and customised training solutions can also be arranged. At the end of an OpenTrack training course, participants should be able to:
  • Recognise how operations are replicated in an OpenTrack micro-simulation
  • Have an understanding of the physical and engineering aspects of the railway and how this influences the OpenTrack program architecture
  • Design and build an operating model of a simple railway and run a short simulation.
  • The next scheduled OpenTrack training session is the 11 - 15 Februrary at our Sydney Office in Clyde. For further information please download the OpenTrack training outline (PDF format):

    OpenTrack Training Course Outline

    If you have any queries or wish to make a booking for a course, please email OpenTrack@plateway.com.au
    Plateway at InnoTrans 2018   18 - 21 September 2018, Berlin
    Plateway will be attending InnoTrans 2018 to be held in Berlin on 18 - 21 September 2018. The world's leading trade fair for transport technology with over 2,900 exhibitors from over 55 countries.



    We look forward to meeting you at the Plateway stand, Stand 102, Hall 4.1.
    CORE 2018   30 April-2 May, 2018, Sydney
    Plateway was excited to be an exhibitor at Core 2018, the Conference on Railway Excellence, held in Sydney, on the 30 April -2 May 2018.
    Casino Rail Freight Terminal Seeks Equity Funding   February 2018
    Casino Rail Freight Terminal (www.crft.com.au) announces the release of the CRFT Agri Business Trust Fund which will purchase redeemable preference shares in Casino Rail Freight Terminal. The Trust will be managed by Investors Exchange Limited see http://www.investorsexchange.com.au/. A copy of the Information Memorandum can be obtained by emailing info@investorsexchange.com.au
    AusRAIL PLUS 2017   21-23 November 2017, Brisbane
    Plateway is excited to again be attending the premier Australian rail industry conference and exhibition AusRAIL PLUS 2017 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from 21 to 23 November 2017.

    Visit us at stand 677 and we look forward to meeting you.
    Platway at nextRail 17 in Lausannne   7-9 September 2017
    Platway has proudly been a regular participant and presenter at nextRail for over 10 years. This year Phillip Imrie Managing Director of Plateway presented a paper on Advanced Freight Train Simulation using OpenTrack alongside David Lassen Manager Network Capability at Queensland Rail who presented on Queensland Rail's OpenTrack Journey as part of the nextRail17 Conference in Lausanne Switzerland.

    The conference attended by over 200 international delegates included a significant number from Australasia. Other presenters at the same forum included world leading transport agencies and consulting firms including the Transport Authority of Paris(RATP) on the modernisation of the RATP Railway network, TTK on the upgrades to the Karlsruhe Tram Train Network.

    Delegates from Australasia included David Lassen (Queensland Rail), David Bond (KiwiRail), David Caldwell (SNC-Lavalin), David Lewis (sole trader), Phillip Imrie and Ian Imrie (Plateway)
    Paper Presented by Plateway Pty. Ltd. at 2016 PWI Annual Conference   28th October 2016
    Paper Title: 'Cobar Private Rail Network: Long Term Performance of a Pioneering Track Structure'
    The paper was presented by Phillip Imrie and Michael Qian at the Annual Conference of the PWI in October 2016.

    This paper, written by Phillip Imrie and Jessica Fallico, analysed and evaluated the impact of the management of the Cobar Private Railway Network by Plateway and its associated contractors, since heavier 81 Class Locomotives were introduced on the track.
    NEW Plateway Queensland Regional Office   
    Plateway is proud to announce the opening of a new Queensland Regional Office. It is located at:

    Suite 601, Level 6, 131 Wickham Terrace,
    Spring Hill, Qld, 4000
    Ph: +61 (7) 3036 0644


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