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Metro Trains Melbourne trackwork

Trackwork and maintenance on the Metro Trains Melbourne network

Foundations in place at the city end of the platform at Tottenham

Ready for a new platform shelter

Friday 1 May 2015 08:20 AM
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Metro staff pick up rubbish beside the tracks at Ginifer station

Tuesday 28 April 2015 09:55 AM
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(1 time this month, 65 times this year)

Foundations for new platform shelter taking shape at the up end of Sandown Park

Friday 6 March 2015 14:31 PM
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(6 times this week, 2 times this month, 89 times this year)

Metro staff work to fix a signal fault outside Keilor Plains

Monday 16 February 2015 18:28 PM
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(5 times this month, 99 times this year)

Spoil containers stored on the ground at Paisley

Tuesday 18 November 2014 17:22 PM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 95 times this year)

A few remaining trees between North Melbourne stabling yard and the suburban tracks

Friday 19 September 2014 08:48 AM
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Chopping down trees between North Melbourne stabling yard and the suburban tracks

Friday 19 September 2014 08:48 AM
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Tree lopping between North Melbourne stabling yard and the suburban tracks

Friday 19 September 2014 08:47 AM
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(2 times this month, 92 times this year)

Temporary electrical connections made to the platform 1 station building at Ascot Vale

Thursday 14 August 2014 08:01 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 82 times this year)

Trackworkers tamp the ballast around a set of points at North Melbourne

Friday 11 July 2014 13:38 PM
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Metro staff inspect the air compressor at Franklin Street Junction

It runs the backup compressed air supply for the pneumatically operated train stops in the area

Tuesday 18 February 2014 08:41 AM
Viewed 792 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 84 times this year)

Pressure cleaning the suburban tracks in the middle of peak hour

I have no idea why!

Tuesday 3 September 2013 08:32 AM
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(3 times this week, 4 times this month, 98 times this year)

Metro staff inspect the tracks into the Burnley Loop at Southern Cross

Friday 23 August 2013 17:33 PM
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(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 73 times this year)

Replacement crossovers being installed at Kensington station

Saturday 30 March 2013 09:12 AM
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Ballast regulator working on the replacement crossovers at Kensington station

Saturday 30 March 2013 09:11 AM
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Ballast tamper working on the replacement crossovers at Kensington station

Saturday 30 March 2013 09:09 AM
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(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 106 times this year)

Amazing! Metro spending money to replace the sump pump in a pedestrian underpass!

Friday 21 September 2012 08:46 AM
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(4 times this month, 124 times this year)

Replacing the sump pump in the pedestrian subway at Ascot Vale station

Friday 21 September 2012 08:45 AM
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(1 time this week, 6 times this month, 122 times this year)

Hi-rail excavator dropping off sleepers beside the tracks at Jordanville

Saturday 7 July 2012 17:12 PM
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(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 144 times this year)

Concrete sleepers laid around along the Glen Waverley line at East Malvern

Saturday 7 July 2012 14:17 PM
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(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 128 times this year)

Suction excavator removing ballast at Darling station

Saturday 7 July 2012 14:08 PM
Viewed 1623 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 159 times this year)

Hi-rail excavator between jobs at Darling station

Saturday 7 July 2012 14:07 PM
Viewed 1829 times
(1 time this month, 83 times this year)

Replacing a dodgy CRT display in the SPOT monitors at Footscray station

The SPOT monitors are provided on curved platforms so train drivers can ensure the doors at the rear of the train are clear

Saturday 7 July 2012 11:18 AM
Viewed 986 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 95 times this year)

Another hi-rail truck at Melbourne Central platform 1, this time at the west end

Saturday 23 June 2012 18:44 PM
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(2 times this week, 4 times this month, 81 times this year)
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