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High Capacity Metro Trains at Newport Workshops

The new High Capacity Metro Train (HCMT) fleet is being assembled by Downer at the Newport Workshops in Melbourne's west, with the body shells assembled by CRRC Changchun Railway Vehicles in China.

Niteq RRM-500 electric remote control shunter parked between uses

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:55 PM
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Carriage and shunter stabled for the day

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:55 PM
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Austbreck pantograph atop a MP1 carriage

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:51 PM
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MQS, EM&HD and HSCB boxes beneath a MP1 carriage

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:51 PM
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TCU and inverter boxes beneath a MP1 carriage

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:51 PM
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Sanding gear beneath a MP1 carriage

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:51 PM
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Sanding gear and traction equipment beneath a MP1 carriage

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:51 PM
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Bogie beneath a MP1 carriage

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:51 PM
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MP1 carriage for unit 3 now off the traverser

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:50 PM
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Shunting the MP1 carriage for unit 3 over the traverser

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:49 PM
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Shunting the MP1 carriage for unit 3 over the traverser

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:43 PM
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Dellner drawbar fitted to the end of a DMP carriage

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:37 PM
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Shunting the MP1 carriage for unit 2 over the traverser

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:27 PM
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Shunting the MP1 carriage for unit 2 over the traverser

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:26 PM
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Towbar stored between uses

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:20 PM
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Almost completed DMP carriage sitting out in the open

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:20 PM
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Almost completed DMP carriage sitting out in the open

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:19 PM
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Plastic wrap starting to fall off the TC2 carriage for unit 5

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:18 PM
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Almost completed MP2 carriage for unit 2 out in the open

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:16 PM
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Timber boxes branded CRRC containing parts for the MP DMP1 DT and DMP2 carriages

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:14 PM
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More HCMT carriages in various states of construction sit in the open

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:14 PM
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Trio of HCMT carriages in various states of construction under the open canopy

Sunday 7 April 2019 13:14 PM
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'Bigger trains for a better Melbourne' sign at the entrance to Newport Workshops

Saturday 8 December 2018 18:48 PM
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More plastic wrapped HCMT carriages stored outside the shed at Newport

Saturday 8 December 2018 18:45 PM
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