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Metro Trains Melbourne trackwork

Trackwork and maintenance on the Metro Trains Melbourne network

Holes drilled for tactile edge markings, the plastic dimples yet to be installed

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

13 March 2012 17:58 PM
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Yellow dimples in, the orange ones still to come

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:15 PM
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A whole lot of holes drilled, a 'hole' lot more to go

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:15 PM
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Old yellow line ground off, ready for the tactile edge markings

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:15 PM
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The boring bit: hammering in a little plastic dimple into each and every hole

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:14 PM
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Steel rail forms a guide rail for the hole drilling

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:14 PM
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Metro staff watch for approaching trains, as work continues on drilling the holes

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:14 PM
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Drilling holes into the asphalt so that the plastic 'bumps' can be installed

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:14 PM
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Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

12 March 2012 13:13 PM
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Metro spoil bins in storage at North Dynon, the container flats are being used on the POTA Deniliquin service

16 July 2011 14:30 PM
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New crossover on concrete bearers bring assembled in the former goods yard at Bell

31 October 2010 16:37 PM
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New platform pit at Hawthorn station, renewed over the weekend

27 October 2010 15:33 PM
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Piles of timber sleepers at Malvern, removed from the track between South Yarra and Caulfield

30 May 2010 14:15 PM
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Excavator with a tie inserter attachment stabled at Caulfield

30 May 2010 11:47 AM
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Tie inserters stabled at Caulfield

30 May 2010 11:47 AM
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Hi-rail excavator inserting new concrete sleepers

1 May 2010 08:58 AM
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Trackwork between South Yarra and Richmond

1 May 2010 08:50 AM
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Up line cleared of track at South Yarra platform 1

1 May 2010 08:32 AM
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Excavator digging up South Yarra platform 1

1 May 2010 08:31 AM
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Low profile concrete sleepers at Hawksburn

29 April 2010 14:51 PM
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Track renewal with low profile concrete sleepers at Hawksburn

29 April 2010 14:08 PM
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Track renewal with low profile concrete sleepers at Hawksburn

29 April 2010 14:07 PM
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Soil testing rig at work in the Agent's Sidings at North Dynon

2 April 2010 10:46 AM
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Work on a new car park on the south side of the line at Hoppers Crossing

22 December 2009 08:23 AM
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