Platinum Sponsor

Metro Trains Melbourne (MTM) is the franchise operator of Melbourne’s metropolitan rail system.  The company’s vision is a proud railway for everyone, every day. With that vision in mind, more than 4,700 employees strive to run Melbourne’s growing railway with continuous improvement in safety, punctuality, reliability and customer service.

MTM is responsible for operating, maintaining and developing all assets associated with the network spanning 15 lines, 218 stations and over 800km of track. The company is backed by a consortium of strong shareholders in MTR Corporation, John Holland Group and UGL.

MTM works with the State Government and Public Transport Victoria (PTV) to plan and deliver major infrastructure works that increase the durability and capacity of the metropolitan rail network. MTM has also established a state-of-the-art train maintenance facility at Craigieburn and continues to develop operational practices that improve the operational performance of the railway in Melbourne.


Gold Sponsor

Frauscher Sensor Technology is the leading supplier of wheel detection and axle counter technology. The company’s mission is to make it simpler for system integrators and railway operators to obtain the information they need to run, monitor and protect their operational network.

Founded in Austria over 30 years ago, Frauscher today has locations all over the world to provide local services and support for over 150,000 installations in more than 40 countries. It’s Australian entity, based in Melbourne, supports systems across the country working closely with operators such as MTM, V/Line, PTA, DPTI, ARTC, Queensland Rail and Aurizon to provide planning, training, supply and support.

Frauscher Sensor Technology Australia strongly supports the encouragement of young people into the rail industry and is proud to sponsor the Career Achievement Award.

Category Sponsors

Thales - Customer Service



GS1 - Freight Rail Excellence

Category Supporters


Other Sponsors

Railway Digest




If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for the 2018 Australian Industry Awards please email Janet Cameron at or call on 02 6270 4527.