Fast Trains sometime soon? Yeah Right!
It was a nice break from V/Line, but unless I make the move permanently to Melbourne, they will still be my main option to commute.
The introduction of the new FAST trains may be further delayed if this article is on the money:
Being in IT (and specifically Testing) as my profession. One of the imperatives is to examine everything in the project and see how it will be affected by changes. Something as basic as whether existing locomotives are compatible would be right up there as a requirement. So how was this missed?
To be honest, I think this project was pie-in-sky stuff, they should have just stuck with the track & signals upgrade and adding new carriages and locomotives to the existing fleet.