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Metro Tunnel works at West Footscray

A third platform and turnback siding is being constructed at West Footscray as part of the Metro Tunnel, to terminate trains from the east.

Rear view of the new turnback platform

3 June 2020 13:45 PM
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New 'platform 1' signage in place at the new West Footscray turnback platform

23 March 2020 18:22 PM
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Ramp leading to new station platform taking shape

17 March 2020 14:34 PM
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Platform edge in place at the new West Footscray platform

6 March 2020 11:32 AM
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Diesel powered pump at work beside Tottenham Yard

6 March 2020 11:31 AM
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Asphalt surface completed at the new West Footscray turnback platform

18 February 2020 16:45 PM
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Reverse side of the new platform shelter

27 January 2020 09:51 AM
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Lift shaft and concourse taking shape at the up end of the new platform

27 January 2020 09:51 AM
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Metro Tunnel site compound at Rupert Street now empty, gravel left behind with no sign of the grass being replaced

22 January 2020 17:20 PM
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Metro Tunnel site compound at Rupert Street now empty, gravel left behind with no sign of the grass being replaced

22 January 2020 17:18 PM
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Lift shaft and concourse taking shape at the up end of the new platform

24 December 2019 09:53 AM
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Lift shaft and concourse taking shape at the up end of the new platform

24 December 2019 09:48 AM
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Lift shaft and concourse taking shape at the up end of the new platform

24 December 2019 09:43 AM
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Concourse at the up end of the new platform still taking shape

24 December 2019 09:41 AM
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Shelters taking shape on the new platform - the back wall is just mesh

24 December 2019 09:40 AM
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Shelters taking shape on the new platform

24 December 2019 09:39 AM
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Steelwork in place for the extended concourse to the new platform

16 December 2019 17:30 PM
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Scaffolding covers the lift shaft to the new platform

16 December 2019 17:30 PM
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Hi-rail excavator parked between jobs at Tottenham Yard

12 December 2019 18:03 PM
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Pumping out the pit again at West Footscray

12 December 2019 08:26 AM
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A few glass panels installed on the lift shaft to the new platform

5 December 2019 18:08 PM
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First section of stairs in place at the new West Footscray platform

28 November 2019 18:03 PM
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Lift shaft in place at the new West Footscray platform

28 November 2019 18:03 PM
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Incomplete down end connection between existing up track and future up track at West Footscray

Tracks slewed to face the new track, but no pointwork has been installed

17 November 2019 10:37 AM
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