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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.

Third platform taking shape at West Footscray

It's part of a 'metro' system but only part of the up end and part of the down end is receiving a roof!

Wednesday 16 October 2019 12:13 PM
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Work on the new concourse at West Footscray

Wednesday 16 October 2019 12:07 PM
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Third track in place at the down end of West Footscray

Work in Tottenham Yard is also complete, but the third platform yet to receive track, and the stub leading to tracks 7 and 8 is still in place

Wednesday 16 October 2019 12:06 PM
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New crossovers in place at the up end of West Footscray

Wednesday 16 October 2019 12:03 PM
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Ground down platform face at the up end of West Footscray platform 2

Wednesday 16 October 2019 12:01 PM
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Four wheel rail equipment trolleys parked at Tottenham Yard

Monday 14 October 2019 17:56 PM
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Plasser Australia Beaver 79-800W ballast tamper at Tottenham Yard

Monday 14 October 2019 17:56 PM
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Crossover between the new turnback platform track and existing up main line

This will permit trains to turn back and stable in both directions from what is now the up main line

Monday 14 October 2019 17:54 PM
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Up end of the new turnback platform track

It stops short of the new platform

Monday 14 October 2019 17:54 PM
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Work site on Sunshine Road cleared, but still closed to traffic

Monday 14 October 2019 08:35 AM
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Down end of the new turnback track yet to be connected at West Footscray

Friday 11 October 2019 07:46 AM
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Hi-rail boom lift working on the overhead wiring on the up line at West Footscray

Monday 7 October 2019 17:12 PM
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Hi-rail boom lift working on the overhead wiring on the up line at West Footscray

Monday 7 October 2019 17:12 PM
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John Holland hi-rail overhead wiring truck at work on the up line at West Footscray

Monday 7 October 2019 17:12 PM
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Hi-rail dump truck at work on the West Footscray site

Monday 7 October 2019 17:12 PM
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New trailing crossover at the down end of Middle Footscray station

Monday 7 October 2019 17:11 PM
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DDA passenger shelter under construction at the down end of Middle Footscray station

Monday 7 October 2019 17:11 PM
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Work underway to extend the up end of Middle Footscray station

Monday 7 October 2019 17:11 PM
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End of the Metro Tunnel occupation at the down end of Footscray

Monday 7 October 2019 17:10 PM
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'Rail safety information' sign at the down end of Footscray

Monday 7 October 2019 17:10 PM
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Working on the overhead wires at the down end of West Footscray

Friday 4 October 2019 19:02 PM
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Flagman protects the western approach to the work side at Tottenham Yard

Tuesday 1 October 2019 08:28 AM
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Hi-rail excavator at the down end of West Footscray

Tuesday 1 October 2019 08:26 AM
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New crossover waiting to be assembled at the down end of West Footscray

Tuesday 1 October 2019 08:25 AM
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