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Pakenham East train depot

A new train depot is being built at Pakenham East as part of the High Capacity Metro Train (HCMT) project. Located between the Princes Freeway (Pakenham Bypass) and Oakview Lane, the depot will require a short extension of electrification from Pakenham station.

Eastern entry to the five road maintenance shed

14 December 2019 16:24 PM
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HCMT set undergoing headlight and horn testing in the stabling yard

14 December 2019 16:18 PM
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Big steel fence surrounds the depot

14 December 2019 15:59 PM
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Signal PKE763 covered with a plastic bag

So is every other signal in the depot - they're yet to be commissioned?

14 December 2019 15:58 PM
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HCMT set 1 stabled outside the main shed

14 December 2019 15:55 PM
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Signs directing workers to the maintenance facility and train wash

14 December 2019 15:55 PM
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Zephir CRAB5000E rail shunter outside the Integrated Test Facility shed

14 December 2019 15:53 PM
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HCMT sets 4 and 6 stabled in the Integrated Test Facility shed

14 December 2019 15:51 PM
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HCMT sets 4 and 6 stabled in the Integrated Test Facility shed

14 December 2019 15:50 PM
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HCMT sets 4 and 6 stabled in the Integrated Test Facility shed

14 December 2019 15:48 PM
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Main maintenance shed at Pakenham East, train wash in the foreground

14 December 2019 15:46 PM
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HCMT set 1 stabled outside the main shed

14 December 2019 15:46 PM
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Trio of HCMT sets in the stabling roads at Pakenham East

14 December 2019 15:39 PM
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Bridge carries road access to the depot over the eastern end of the reversing loop

14 December 2019 15:38 PM
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Southern end of the reversing loop at Pakenham East

14 December 2019 15:38 PM
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Stockpile of sleepers at the west end of the site

8 September 2018 16:08 PM
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View of the new train maintenance facility from the north-west

8 September 2018 16:08 PM
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View of the new train maintenance facility from the north-west

8 September 2018 16:08 PM
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Bridge carries the main access road over the test track loop

8 September 2018 16:06 PM
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Overhead stanchions in place for the test track

8 September 2018 16:04 PM
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View of the new train maintenance facility from the north-east

8 September 2018 16:04 PM
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View of the new train maintenance facility from the north-east

8 September 2018 16:04 PM
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View of the new train maintenance facility from the north-west

12 May 2018 16:22 PM
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Building the track lead from the mainline

12 May 2018 16:22 PM
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