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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.

Hi-rail excavator parked between jobs at Tottenham Yard

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

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

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

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

Thursday 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

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:37 AM
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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

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:37 AM
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Crossover between future centre turnback road and down track at West Footscray

The point blades are yet to be installed

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:36 AM
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Crossover between future centre turnback road and new northern platform at West Footscray

The point blades are yet to be installed

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:36 AM
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Facing crossover into the future centre turnback road at West Footscray

The point blades are yet to be installed

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:35 AM
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Facing crossover between Middle Footscray and West Footscray

The point blades are yet to be installed

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:35 AM
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Facing crossover between Footscray and Middle Footscray

The point blades are yet to be installed

Sunday 17 November 2019 10:33 AM
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Fitting out the useless platform shelters atop the new platform

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:29 AM
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Installing steel panels to close off the underside of the new platform

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:28 AM
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Fitting out the useless platform shelters atop the new platform

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:28 AM
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Cyclists and pedestrians mix on the West Footscray station footbridge

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:28 AM
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Pylons and lift well for the new concourse in place atop the new platform

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:26 AM
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Excavation at the West Footscray worksite

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:26 AM
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Pedestrian access across the dual gauge tracks to the West Footscray worksite

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:26 AM
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Cyclists and pedestrians mix on the West Footscray station footbridge

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:25 AM
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New platform taking shape at West Footscray

Note the lack of weather shelter: 50% roof coverage, and no walls

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:24 AM
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New platform taking shape at West Footscray

Note the lack of weather shelter: 50% roof coverage, and no walls

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:22 AM
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New platform taking shape at West Footscray

Note the lack of weather shelter: 50% roof coverage, and no walls

Thursday 14 November 2019 08:21 AM
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Level crossing between Tottenham Yard and the Rupert Street compound

Wednesday 13 November 2019 15:48 PM
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