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South Dynon

Located between Dynon and Footscray Roads, alongside Moonee Ponds Creek and the Maribyrnong River, the South Dynon precinct includes the Pacific National operated Melbourne Freight Terminal and Melbourne Operations Terminal

Pair of new rail mounted gantry cranes in place at the Pacific National Melbourne Freight Terminal

4 April 2015 19:14 PM
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One of two new rail mounted gantry cranes in place at the Pacific National Melbourne Freight Terminal

27 March 2015 17:51 PM
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Air compressor wagon parked beside a siding at South Dynon

15 November 2014 08:41 AM
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Moving a tanktainer around the yard with a reach stacker

15 November 2014 08:41 AM
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Traffic controllers stop traffic from crossing an unprotected level crossing that leads into 'E' Gate

15 November 2014 08:40 AM
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Minor upgrades occurring at the south end of the Melbourne Freight Terminal

15 February 2014 08:34 AM
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Reach stacker moving a container around the Melbourne Freight Terminal

15 February 2014 08:34 AM
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Old FCL / 'YBB Private Rail Siding' shed located just off Footscray Road near CityLink

22 August 2012 16:37 PM
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Yardmasters cabin at the west end of the Melbourne Freight Terminal

22 August 2012 16:31 PM
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Malcolm Moore crane at the west end of the Melbourne Freight Terminal

23 May 2012 16:08 PM
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Looking west down the Melbourne Freight Terminal at South Dynon

23 May 2012 16:08 PM
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Malcolm Moore gantry crane lifting a 40ft container at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

The SWL is 33 tonnes

29 April 2012 12:16 PM
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Malcolm Moore gantry crane at work

29 April 2012 12:15 PM
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Detail of the lifting frame and operators cab of the Malcolm Moore gantry crane

29 April 2012 12:15 PM
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One of two Malcolm Moore gantry cranes at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

29 April 2012 12:06 PM
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Reach stacker picking up another container at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

3 September 2011 10:21 AM
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Reach stacker moving containers around at the Melbourne Freight Terminal, South Dynon

3 September 2011 10:20 AM
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Pair of Mi-Jack 'Travelift' rubber tyred gantry cranes in pieces at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

2 November 2010 11:30 AM
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Pair of Mi-Jack 'Travelift' rubber tyred gantry cranes in pieces at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

2 November 2010 11:29 AM
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40 tonne 'Transtainer' crane in pieces at the Melbourne Freight Terminal

2 November 2010 11:26 AM
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V/Line container skel at South Dynon, used for internal container transfer, coded 6-60-005

2 November 2010 11:25 AM
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The big Malcolm Moore gantry crane at the Melbourne Freight Terminal actually being used

It seems that they only used to handle flatrack containers, which need to be lifted from below

22 September 2010 10:03 AM
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Looking east down the regauged Shaws Siding and Melbourne Operations Terminal

20 June 2010 15:35 PM
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Signals for trains approaching Appleton Dock from the Melbourne Operations Terminal

20 June 2010 15:34 PM
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