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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.

Suburban tracks removed at the up end of West Footscray to allow the installation of a new crossover

Sunday 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

Sunday 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

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

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

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

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

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

Monday 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

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

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

Thursday 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

Tuesday 17 September 2019 13:32 PM
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Hi-rail excavator heads back for another load

Tuesday 17 September 2019 13:29 PM
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Hi-rail excavator moving a stormwater pit around the work site

Tuesday 17 September 2019 13:25 PM
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Hi-rail tip truck moving around the work site

Tuesday 17 September 2019 13:24 PM
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Work continues at Tottenham Yard on the new turnback siding

Tuesday 17 September 2019 13:19 PM
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Stockpile of ballast off Buckley Street at Middle Footscray

Friday 13 September 2019 08:37 AM
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New stanchions in place between Middle Footscray and West Footscray

Ready for the installation of new crossovers

Friday 13 September 2019 08:36 AM
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New stanchions in place along the hot standby siding alignment at the down end of West Footscray

Friday 13 September 2019 08:34 AM
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Car park at West Footscray taken over as a works compound

Friday 13 September 2019 08:34 AM
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Fence removed from the West Footscray station car park to provide access to the tracks

Friday 13 September 2019 08:34 AM
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Stockpile of concrete turnout bearers off Buckley Street at Middle Footscray

Thursday 12 September 2019 07:47 AM
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New stanchions in place along the hot standby siding alignment at the down end of West Footscray

Thursday 12 September 2019 07:45 AM
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Car park at West Footscray closed so that sleepers can be stockpiled for upcoming works

Thursday 12 September 2019 07:44 AM
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