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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.

Ballast provides as access point to the work site at West Footscray

29 September 2019 14:34 PM
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Bike path at West Footscray station temporarily closed due to works on the footbridge

29 September 2019 14:34 PM
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Bike path at West Footscray station temporarily closed due to works on the footbridge

29 September 2019 14:33 PM
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New overhead wires at West Footscray yet to be tensioned

29 September 2019 14:25 PM
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Suburban tracks removed at the up end of West Footscray to allow the installation of a new crossover

29 September 2019 14:24 PM
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Pandrol clip puller and demolition saw between jobs

29 September 2019 14:24 PM
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Temporary fishplate attached to a length of since removed rail

29 September 2019 14:24 PM
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Dump truck removes another load of old ballast from the Middle Footscray work site

29 September 2019 14:19 PM
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Dump truck removes another load of old ballast from the Middle Footscray work site

29 September 2019 14:18 PM
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Metro Tunnel branded tilt tray truck loaded with conduit

29 September 2019 14:15 PM
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Suburban tracks removed at the up end Middle Footscray to allow the installation of a new crossover

29 September 2019 13:16 PM
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Suburban tracks removed at the up end Middle Footscray to allow the installation of a new crossover

29 September 2019 13:15 PM
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Suburban tracks removed at the up end of West Footscray to allow the installation of a new crossover

29 September 2019 13:14 PM
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Two ballast tampers and two ballast regulators stabled at the city end of the occupation at Middle Footscray

29 September 2019 13:13 PM
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Ballast pile on Sunshine Road at West Footscray

Half of the road closed off to make space for the two weeks of trackwork

26 September 2019 17:59 PM
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Front end loader unloads a Metro Tunnel branded tilt tray truck at West Footscray

25 September 2019 08:37 AM
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Hi-rail dump truck removes another load of spoil from Tottenham Yard

25 September 2019 08:36 AM
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Deliveried a hi-rail boom lift to the Tottenham Yard work site

25 September 2019 08:35 AM
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Pile of dirt between Tottenham Yard and the standard gauge main line

24 September 2019 10:58 AM
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Excavating beside the suburban tracks at West Footscray

23 September 2019 17:15 PM
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Concrete turnout bearers being assembled into a crossover on the south side of Tottenham Yard

20 September 2019 08:10 AM
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Ready for a concrete pour at the new West Footscray platform

19 September 2019 08:48 AM
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Assembling formwork on the new platform at West Footscray

19 September 2019 08:48 AM
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Concrete turnout bearers being assembled into a crossover on the north side of Tottenham Yard

17 September 2019 13:32 PM
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