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Axle counter overlays at Melbourne level crossings

Following issues with VLocity trains being detected by track circuits in suburban Melbourne, in 2016 axle counters have been installed at level crossings to ensure they are reliably activated.

Axle counters on the approach to the Cherry Street level crossing in Werribee

27 November 2018 08:48 AM
Viewed 487 times
(21 times this month, 156 times this year)

Axle counters beside the trainstop on the approach to the Cherry Street level crossing in Werribee

27 November 2018 08:47 AM
Viewed 518 times
(20 times this month, 133 times this year)

Axle counters for down trains approaching the level crossing at Hoppers Crossing

15 August 2018 10:00 AM
Viewed 753 times
(4 times this month, 219 times this year)

Axle counters for up trains approaching the Cherry Street level crossing in Werribee

15 August 2018 09:44 AM
Viewed 493 times
(7 times this month, 158 times this year)

Axle counters for up trains arriving at Pascoe Vale station

These axle counter overlays provide detection of light weight DMU trains approaching level crossings, following a loss of detection by the track circuits

7 April 2018 13:20 PM
Viewed 511 times
(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 47 times this year)

Axle counters for up trains departing Strathmore station

These axle counter overlays provide detection of light weight DMU trains approaching level crossings, following a loss of detection by the track circuits

7 April 2018 12:10 PM
Viewed 413 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 37 times this year)

Axle counters for down trains departing Oak Park

These axle counter overlays provide detection of light weight DMU trains approaching level crossings, following a loss of detection by the track circuits

7 April 2018 11:37 AM
Viewed 483 times
(6 times this month, 35 times this year)

Axle counter on the approach to the Clayton Road level crossing

13 January 2018 10:40 AM
Viewed 492 times
(15 times this month, 69 times this year)

Axle counter on the approach to the Clayton Road level crossing

13 January 2018 10:40 AM
Viewed 558 times
(5 times this week, 28 times this month, 170 times this year)

Axle counters at the Progress Street level crossing in Dandenong South

7 October 2017 14:58 PM
Viewed 799 times
(1 time this month, 115 times this year)

Axle counters installed for the Aviation Road level crossing on the Werribee line

17 August 2017 13:50 PM
Viewed 545 times
(10 times this month, 133 times this year)

Thales axle counters installed at the Corrigan Road level crossing at Noble Park

14 January 2017 11:58 AM
Viewed 777 times
(18 times this month, 60 times this year)

Thales axle counters installed at the Clayton Road level crossing in Clayton

14 January 2017 11:28 AM
Viewed 1033 times
(16 times this month, 51 times this year)

Axle counters installed at the Maidstone Street level crossing at Galvin

24 November 2016 13:52 PM
Viewed 688 times
(11 times this month, 60 times this year)

Thales axle counters installed at the Beaconsfield station pedestrian crossing

11 June 2016 15:44 PM
Viewed 1718 times
(5 times this week, 17 times this month, 107 times this year)

Thales axle counters installed at the Brunt Road level crossing, Beaconsfield

11 June 2016 11:43 AM
Viewed 1094 times
(10 times this month, 77 times this year)

Thales axle counters installed at the Berwick station pedestrian crossing

11 June 2016 11:33 AM
Viewed 3652 times
(22 times this month, 150 times this year)

Thales axle counters installed at the Webb Street level crossing in Narre Warren

11 June 2016 10:37 AM
Viewed 2470 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 103 times this year)

Thales axle counters installed at the Webb Street level crossing in Narre Warren

11 June 2016 10:35 AM
Viewed 1518 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 82 times this year)

Frauscher axle counter installed at the citybound approach side of the Hudsons Road level crossing at Spotswood

17 April 2016 08:40 AM
Viewed 1164 times
(18 times this month, 66 times this year)

Frauscher axle counter installed at the citybound departure side of the Hudsons Road level crossing at Spotswood

17 April 2016 08:37 AM
Viewed 1209 times
(12 times this month, 57 times this year)

Frauscher axle counter installed at the citybound departure side of the Hudsons Road level crossing at Spotswood

17 April 2016 08:34 AM
Viewed 1356 times
(1 time this week, 12 times this month, 64 times this year)

Axle counters on test on the down approach to the Poath Road level crossing

It looks to be a Siemens 'Clearguard' unit

22 March 2016 17:08 PM
Viewed 703 times
(3 times this month, 47 times this year)

Axle counters on test on the up approach to the Poath Road level crossing

It looks to be a Thales 'FieldTrac' unit

22 March 2016 16:56 PM
Viewed 688 times
(2 times this month, 42 times this year)
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