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Metro Trains Melbourne - Infrastructure Evaluation Vehicle IEV102

Converted from carriage MTH102 by SSR Bendigo in 2010, as of March 2011 this inspection carriage has been used to check up of the status of the overhead wiring along Melbourne's suburban railway network.

A graffiti covered IEV102 stabled at the Wagon Storage Yard

October 30, 2016 10:19 AM
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Missing pantograph at the 'A' end of IEV102

A few months ago the original Austbreck pantograph at the 'A' end was temporarily replaced by a borrowed unit from Germany

June 25, 2016 08:36 AM
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IEV102 stabled at the Wagon Storage Yard minus a pantograph

A few months ago the original Austbreck pantograph at the 'A' end was temporarily replaced by a borrowed unit from Germany

June 25, 2016 08:36 AM
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IEV102 stabled at the Wagon Storage Yard

April 08, 2016 17:40 PM
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IEV102 stabled with a spoil wagon and locomotive T369 at the Wagon Storage Yard

July 10, 2014 08:42 AM
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Lead pantograph raised for the inspection run

February 13, 2013 13:17 PM
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T377 leads the inspection train back out of Flinders Street Station

February 13, 2013 13:17 PM
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Recording device for the inspection run: a Sony HD Handycam attached to the windows with suction cups

February 13, 2013 13:12 PM
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T377 trails into platform 4 at Flinders Street Station

February 13, 2013 13:11 PM
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Leading pantograph raised for inspecting the overhead

February 13, 2013 13:11 PM
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T369 leads the inspection train into Flinders Street Station

February 13, 2013 13:11 PM
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T377 leads T369 and the inspection carriage towards Flinders Street Station from Richmond

February 12, 2013 14:04 PM
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T369 leads IEV102 over the viaduct towards Flinders Street Station

February 11, 2013 13:54 PM
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IEV102 stabled with the Metro power van at North Melbourne

July 07, 2012 09:25 AM
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Floodlights illuminate the pantograph as IEV102 gets put to use

March 07, 2012 22:01 PM
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IEV102 in use: the leading pantograph raised to evaluate the overhead

Travelling through Moonee Ponds at about 60 km/h

March 07, 2012 22:01 PM
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T376 leads IEV102 and T377 through Moonee Ponds on the up with an inspection run

March 07, 2012 22:01 PM
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T377 leads IEV102 through Newmarket on an inspection run to Craigieburn

March 07, 2012 21:07 PM
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Through cabling to enable IEV102 to operate between push-pull locomotives

MU cable connected, as well as the various air lines

March 06, 2012 22:56 PM
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'B' end interior of IEV102, a sink added beside the existing toilet

Note the SSR sticker beside the doorway, and the yellow grabrails inside each doorway

March 06, 2012 22:55 PM
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'B' end of IEV102

March 06, 2012 22:55 PM
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Steel framework below the inspection cupola, holding the seating position for the observer

March 06, 2012 22:55 PM
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New table installed between retained H set seating

March 06, 2012 22:55 PM
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'A' end of IEV102, the grill hides the air conditioner condenser unit

March 06, 2012 22:54 PM
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