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High Capacity Metro Train testing on the Sunbury line

In September 2020 the testing of HCMT trains commenced on the Sunbury line. Early movements were at night to allow testing of platform clearances, with testing between revenue services commencing on September 30.

HCMT set 4 departs West Footscray on the up

Tuesday 16 February 2021 13:57 PM
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HCMT set 4 arrives into West Footscray on the up

Tuesday 16 February 2021 13:56 PM
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(19 times this month, 51 times this year)

HCMT set 4 on a down test run passes VLocity VL05 at Sunshine

Tuesday 16 February 2021 12:34 PM
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(3 times this week, 19 times this month, 47 times this year)

HCMT set 4 arrives into Sunshine on a down test run

Tuesday 16 February 2021 12:34 PM
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(13 times this month, 43 times this year)

HCMT set 4 arrives into Sunshine on a down test run

Tuesday 16 February 2021 12:34 PM
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(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 45 times this year)

HCMT set 10 departs Sunshine on the return from a test run to Sunbury

Thursday 1 October 2020 12:41 PM
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(1 time this week, 15 times this month, 128 times this year)

Rubber gap filling panels between the carriages

Thursday 1 October 2020 12:40 PM
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(2 times this week, 16 times this month, 144 times this year)

HCMT set 10 pauses at Sunshine, platform extension works underway at the up end of platform 1

Thursday 1 October 2020 12:40 PM
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(11 times this month, 104 times this year)

HCMT set 10 pauses at Sunshine on the return from a test run to Sunbury

Thursday 1 October 2020 12:40 PM
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(10 times this month, 89 times this year)

HCMT set 10 departs Sunshine on a test run to Sunbury

Thursday 1 October 2020 11:46 AM
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(12 times this month, 93 times this year)

HCMT set 10 departs Sunshine on a test run to Sunbury

Note the lack of HCS radio antennas atop the cab roof - sets 11+ have it fitted

Thursday 1 October 2020 11:46 AM
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(12 times this month, 97 times this year)

HCMT set 10 heads towards Sunshine on the return from Sunbury

Wednesday 30 September 2020 12:42 PM
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(5 times this month, 118 times this year)

HCMT set 10 heads through Albion on the return from Sunbury

Wednesday 30 September 2020 12:41 PM
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(6 times this month, 123 times this year)

HCMT set 10 heads through Sunshine on a down test run to Sunbury

Wednesday 30 September 2020 11:43 AM
Viewed 392 times
(5 times this month, 102 times this year)

HCMT 9910 leads the down test run to Sunbury

Wednesday 30 September 2020 11:43 AM
Viewed 542 times
(12 times this month, 151 times this year)

HCMT set 10 heads through Sunshine on a down test run to Sunbury

Wednesday 30 September 2020 11:43 AM
Viewed 997 times
(34 times this month, 682 times this year)
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