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Metro Trains Melbourne trackwork

Trackwork and maintenance on the Metro Trains Melbourne network

Looking down platform 2 at Ascot Vale

Work underway to install tactile edge markings along the platform

13 March 2012 18:04 PM
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You missed a spot! (or dozen!)

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

13 March 2012 18:01 PM
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A few of the plastic dimples installed, a lot still to be done

Installing tactile edge markings along platform 2 at Ascot Vale

13 March 2012 18:01 PM
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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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