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Melbourne tram works

Trackwork and maintenance work from around the Yarra Trams network in Melbourne

Road blocked off at Elizabeth and Franklin Streets

24 April 2012 08:29 AM
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Skid loader fitted with a concrete milling attachment

24 April 2012 08:29 AM
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(1 time this month, 49 times this year)

Skid loader fitted with a concrete milling attachment

24 April 2012 08:29 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 69 times this year)

Using a gas powered blowtorch on the new asphalt

As a road roller passes back and forth

24 April 2012 08:27 AM
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Mini asphalt paving machine between jobs

24 April 2012 08:27 AM
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(2 times this week, 7 times this month, 63 times this year)

Working on covering the concreted in track with asphalt

24 April 2012 08:26 AM
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(3 times this week, 7 times this month, 71 times this year)

Asphalting crew stopped for a moment

24 April 2012 08:26 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 83 times this year)

After the shemozzle yesterday, signage directing pedestrians to the nearest crossing has been erected

24 April 2012 08:26 AM
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(4 times this week, 5 times this month, 71 times this year)

Welding crew working on the H crossing at Elizabeth and La Trobe Streets

24 April 2012 08:22 AM
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'Next ped crossing 100m' sign at Elizabeth and La Trobe Streets

24 April 2012 08:20 AM
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Difference in height between the road and track at Elizabeth and La Trobe Streets

24 April 2012 08:20 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 64 times this year)

Looking south along the new track from Elizabeth and Little Lonsdale Streets

24 April 2012 08:19 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 71 times this year)

Directional signage outside Melbourne Central station, directing pedestrians to the nearest crossing points

24 April 2012 08:18 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 69 times this year)

With Elizabeth Street closed, there was no rubbish collection during the weekend

23 April 2012 08:40 AM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 68 times this year)

Excavator spreading gravel over the Elizabeth Street tracks at La Trobe Street

23 April 2012 08:40 AM
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Skid loader spreading gravel over the Elizabeth Street tracks at La Trobe Street

23 April 2012 08:40 AM
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Compacting the gravel roadbase

I'm not sure why the rails are beneath road level

23 April 2012 08:40 AM
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Transition from heavyweight rail at the H crossing, to normal tramway rail

At the junction of Elizabeth and La Trobe Streets

23 April 2012 08:38 AM
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(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 65 times this year)

The pot removed, and the Thermit weld cooling off

23 April 2012 08:38 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 70 times this year)

Unused Thermit weld units for rail joining

23 April 2012 08:37 AM
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(3 times this month, 43 times this year)

Installing the H crossing at the junction of Elizabeth and La Trobe Streets

23 April 2012 08:37 AM
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(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 57 times this year)

Looking east at Elizabeth and La Trobe Streets

23 April 2012 08:36 AM
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(4 times this week, 11 times this month, 95 times this year)

Concourse pour at the Elizabeth and La Trobe Street intersection

23 April 2012 08:35 AM
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Looking south down Elizabeth Street from A'Beckett Street

23 April 2012 08:32 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 86 times this year)
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