Amendments

Current RACNs

Number Subject Distribution Date

Archived RACNs

Number Subject Distribution Date
17-00019 Addition and removal of Wayside Devices 29 May 2017
17-00018 Editorial 29 May 2017
17-00017 Mangoola to Denman Merriwa LX 29 May 2017
17-00016 Stockinbingal speed boards 29 May 2017
17-00015 Parkville to Murrrulla speed boards 29 May 2017
17-00014 Islington to Muswellbrook speed changes 29 May 2017
17-00013 Melbourne to Adelaide loop extension project 03 Mar 2017
17-00012 Operation of Locomotives greater than 137t gross (22.8 tal) between Muswellbrook and Narrabri Coal on the ARTC network 27 Feb 2017
17-00011 Addition of Train Numbering to RAS 27 Feb 2017
17-00010 Breathing Apparatus requirement for Bylong Tunnel 27 Feb 2017
17-00006 RAS Amendment: Kooragang Island speed board changes 27 Feb 2017
17-00005 Aurizon Fuel Miser Changes for D53 29 May 2017
17-00003 Distributed Power on the ARTC Network 29 May 2017
17-00001 Requirements for hauling last vehicle on a train with brakes cut out 15 Feb 2017
16-00017 D33 change in speed boards and addition of Quarry siding and SCT intermodal siding 15 Feb 2017
16-00016 Branch Lines Bogan Gate to Tottenham and Narromine to Nevertire. Clarification of Goobang Junction to Dubbo 06 Feb 2017
16-00015 Revision to D2 section page permanent speed boards 28 Oct 2016
16-00014 Extension of trials for operation of grain trains with wagons at 23t axle load (up to a maximum consist length of 1000m) between Moree and Narrabri Coal 28 Oct 2016
16-00013 Trials of operation at 21t axle load, Gap to Dubbo, Dubbo to Goobang Junction, Ulan to Merrygoen 28 Oct 2016
16-00012 New permanent speed sign installation and speed restriction due to design limitations at Point Lowly Rd level crossing 31 Aug 2016
16-00011 Narromine Signalling Commissioning Manildra LX permanent speed change 15 Jul 2016
16-00010 Correction to DIRN Section Pages D52 – Moss Vale to Unanderra Clause 5.2.5 24 Jun 2016
16-00007 Change in route capacity limits to allow 25t at 80km/h and 23t at 100km/h on the interstate corridor between Sydney and Geelong 05 Jul 2016
16-00006 Level Crossing Improvement Project Mitchell Hwy Dubbo Changes to Permanent Speed Boards 19 Jun 2016
16-00005 Implementation of Phoenix Train Order System on the intrastate line section, including revised permanent speeds and revision of safeworking systems interface 11 Apr 2016
16-00004 Trials of operation at 21t axle load, Gap to Dubbo, Dubbo to Goobang Junction, Ulan to Merrygoen 11 Apr 2016
16-00002 Operation of Locomotives greater than 137t gross (22.8 tal) between Muswellbrook and Narrabri Coal on the ARTC network 01 Mar 2016
15-00034 Enhanced Speed Boards definition 17 Dec 2015
15-00032 Update of all Turn Out Speeds on the North Coast 23 Dec 2015
15-00031 1800m Long Trains Adelaide to Melbourne 17 Dec 2015
15-00030 Sefton 1 in 40 grade removed from Diagram 17 Dec 2015
15-00029 Error in table 5.2 rolling stock outline acceptance 17 Dec 2015
15-00028 Error in 2.2 Train Speed and Axle Load Limits 17 Dec 2015
15-00027 Special Access Conditions of Locomotives > 22.8t and Wagons > 25t on the H2 & H3 corridor 17 Dec 2015
15-00025 Tunnel Location KMs & Length revised 17 Dec 2015
15-00024 Train Length Cootamundra to Goobang Junction 17 Dec 2015
15-00023 Upgrade to 306A Points Enfield 16 Nov 2015
15-00022 Removal of Speed Restrictions imposed due to the use of Steel Sleepers on the Intrastate Network 09 Sep 2015
15-00021 Permanent Speed Restriction changes Togar and Murulla Crossing
Loops
20 Aug 2015
15-00020 Relocation of Train Control Boards from Mile End to Junee 20 Aug 2015
14-00013 Hexham UP Coal Refuge Loops TBA
14-00021A Increased Wagon axle loads, Muswellbrook to Narrabri Coal Loader. 09 Jan 2015
14-0014 Revised description of rolling stock outlines for plate E1, F1 & F2 12 Nov 2014
14-0016 Terminology and the use of the word ‘detonators’ or ‘audible warning devices’ 12 Nov 2014
14-0017 Error in listing of maximum 134t locomotive weight Cootamundra to Goobang Junction 12 Nov 2014
14-0018 Additional category added 25t axle load at 65km/h Macarthur to Albury 12 Nov 2014
14-0019 Updated Track Diagram Moss Vale to Unanderra 12 Nov 2014
15-00005 Commissioning of Maules Creek and Boggabri Coal East Balloon Loop. (TAA 0184-2015-Safe Notice 2-2258-NAN 1989) 27 Feb 2015
15-00006 25t axle loads Port Botany to Macarthur and the revision of permanent speeds on the corridor. 30 Apr 2015
15-00007 Changes to line diagram and speed boards, Mile End-Dry Creek-Outer Harbour. 04 May 2015
15-00008 Revision to General Information section 4.10 On-Train Communications 04 May 2015
15-00009 Note added to section page D15 regarding individual axle loads 04 May 2015
15-00010 Revised map D2 Laverton to Wolseley 04 May 2015
15-00011 Revised permanent speed due to incorrect listing Coonamia to Spencer Junction 04 May 2015
15-00012 Commissioning of Gunnedah Yard Upgrades 04 May 2015
15-00013 The Gap consolidated as part of Werris Creek 16 Mar 2015
15-00015 I2 Benalla to Oaklands Revisions 04 May 2015
15-00016 Turnout Speed listings for D33 North Coast 14 May 2015
15-00017 Tracked Changes to all RAS documentation 25 May 2015
15-00018 Tapscott Rd LX Upgrade 11 Jun 2015
15-00019 Goodwood Grade separation 12 Jun 2015
15-00002 Installation of new permanent speed boards Mt George to Killawarra 11 Feb 2015
15-00001 Operation of various freight trains with 84 tonne gross mass (21 tonne axle load) vehicles I4 Gap – Merrygoen, I5 Dubbo – Goobang Junction, I7 Gulgong – Merrygoen 09 Feb 2015
14-00021a Increased Wagon axle loads, Muswellbrook to Narrabri Coal Loader. 09 Jan 2015
14-0010 Axle loads permitted on sidings 31 Oct 2014
14-0009 Speed Restrictions imposed due to the use of Steel Sleepers on the Intrastate Network 27 Oct 2014
14-0008 Operation of Locomotive Hauled Passenger Trains on the ARTC network Seymour to Wodonga 31 Oct 2014
14-0007 Signalling Updates Works on Kooragang Island 03 Sep 2014
14-0006 Signalling Upgrade Works at Hexham 20 Aug 2014
14-0005 RAS Stage 1 implementation 20 Jun 2014
14-0004 Scone Reconfiguration 20 Jun 2014
14-0003 Muswellbrook to Narrabri Increased Loco Axle Loads 20 Jun 2014
14-00021a Increased Wagon axle loads, Muswellbrook to Narrabri Coal Loader. 19 Dec 2014
13-00045 HHN consolidated update 17 Apr 2014
13-00044 IN consolidated update 17 Apr 2014
13-00043 Consolidated changes effecting the DIRN 17 Apr 2014
13-00042 Review by Standards department 17 Apr 2014
13-00039 Rules Team review 17 Apr 2014
13-00037 XPT Railcar Speeds 17 Apr 2014
13-00036 Safeworking Operation Alterations 17 Apr 2014
13-00035 Safe Working System Alterations 17 Apr 2014
13-00034 Train Numbering Alterations 17 Apr 2014
13-00033 Goobang Speed Reduction 19 Dec 2013
13-000032 Editorial 27 Nov 2013
13-000015 Change to Route capacity Table in H1 27 Nov 2013
13-000013 Additional Wayside Equipment, new WILD limits and KLD limits included 27 Nov 2013
13-00031A Upgrade of line capacity Whyalla – Port Augusta – Crystal Brook – Broken Hill – Goobang Junction 25t at 80kph and 23t at 100kph 27 Nov 2013
13-00029 Incorrect speed boards at Bomen crossing loop. Revision to permanent speeds Macarthur to Albury 27 Nov 2013
13-00027 Train Lengths 27 Nov 2013
13-00019 Introduction of CTC Safeworking – Coonamia to Stirling North – Vite Vite to Maroona 27 Nov 2013
13-00009 Amendments to permanent and special speed restrictions table 27 Nov 2013
12-00009 Loading Diagrams and area of operation map 27 Nov 2013
13-00030 New curve speed board listings for EP (Enhanced Performance Trains) & other permanent speed board at Taree, and updated line diagrams 20 Sep 2013
13-00031 Upgrade of line capacity Whyalla – Port Augusta – CrystalBrook – Broken Hill – Goobang Junction – Cootamundra 06 Sep 2013
13-000014 Location of speed signs 14 Aug 2013
13-00023 Commissioning of Watermark Loop 14 Aug 2013
13-00022 Drayton Junction remodelling and speed board changes 14 Aug 2013
13-00021 Bi Directional working from Glenlee Junction to Menangle Park and Maldon to Picton 14 Aug 2013
13-00017 Manildra flour – freight rollingstock 14 Aug 2013
13-00016 Pages River Loop Commissioned 14 Aug 2013
13-00018 Port Germein Turnout 19 Jun 2013
13-00020 Change to Route Capacity Axle load tables I4,I5 and I6 19 Jun 2013
13-00025 Commissioning of Lynwood Cross over and Sidings 19 Jun 2013
13-00026 Glossary definitions 19 Jun 2013
13-00027 Train Lengths 19 Jun 2013
13-00028 Editorial Changes 19 Jun 2013
13-000012 WOLO trigger temperatures 02 May 2013
13-000011 Caltowie turnout upgrade 04 Apr 2013
13-000010 Bylong Loop extension 03 Apr 2013
13-00008 Class of locomotive and permitted speeds (km/h) 03 Apr 2013
13-00007 Yongala turnout upgrade 03 Apr 2013
13-00006 Jamestown 14pts turnout 04 Apr 2013
13-00004 ICE radio units in trailing locomotives 04 Apr 2013
13-00003 Pernament speed board on Yunta loop 04 Apr 2013
13-00002 Removal of V1.2 Route Access Standards Manuals in Queenslands 26 Mar 2013
13-00001 Introduction of V1.2 Route Access Standards Manual Queensland and Victoria Only 22 Mar 2013
12-00012 Tooli loop commissioned 22 Mar 2013
12-00011 Change to Coopers M Rating 22 Mar 2013
12-00010 WOLO speeds 22 Mar 2013
12-00008 Nundah Third Road and Permanent speed board changes 15 Nov 2012
12-00007 Maximum speed of locomotives and rollingstock – operation of loaded class G vehicles at 80 km per hour up the Nundah and Minimbah banks including UP relief roads (third roads) Minimbah and Nundah 15 Nov 2012
12-00006 RAS Manual Amendment – Southern Sydney Freight line – Leightonfield to Macarthur. Network details. 14 Dec 2012
12-00005 RAS Manual Amendment – Southern Sydney Freight line – Leightonfield to Macarthur. Network details. 14 Dec 2012
12-00004 TOC Manual Amendment – Northern section pages – section 3 – Broadmeadow – Werris Creek. Maitland to Minimbah 3rd Track (Farley to Greta) and Permanent Speed Board Changes (Farley to Branxton) 15 Nov 2012
12-00003 Operation of AK train consist through Bylong No 3 tunnel 07 Jan 2013
12-00002 Various alterations required 04 Feb 2013
12-00001 Alterations from Risk Assessment Workshop 04 Feb 2013

 

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