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Newport Workshops: Downer Group and Siemens Rail

Newport Workshops is the main railway heavy repair and maintenance facility in Melbourne. The eastern side is occupied by EDI Rail and Siemens, while the older buildings in West Block are occupied by heritage operators Steamrail Victoria and 707 Operations. The East Block is used as storage by VicTrack. Photos include some from a tour of the EDI section featuring the locomotive, bogie and wheel shops.

West Block of Newport Workshops

1 October 2008 17:44 PM
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Connex refurb Hitachi at the Garden Platform, Newport Workshops

29 July 2008 10:06 AM
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Connex refurb Hitachi at the Garden Platform, Newport Workshops

29 July 2008 10:05 AM
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Stored MTH cars beside a refurbished Hitachi at the Newport Garden Platform

13 May 2008 10:30 AM
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Refurbished 37M in Connex livery at Newport

18 October 2007 16:03 PM
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The side of the refurbished set

18 October 2007 16:02 PM
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Refurbished 37M in Connex livery at Newport

18 October 2007 16:02 PM
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Hitachi at Newport's Garden Platform

18 October 2007 16:01 PM
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Austbreck truck delivering some new pantographs

11 September 2007 14:01 PM
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Tail end of a Z car being shunted into the paint shop, having been sanded back

11 September 2007 12:15 PM
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Cab of burnt out Comeng 500M

Stored beside North Williamstown station

11 September 2007 11:04 AM
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Y136 heads back into the workshops

11 September 2007 10:47 AM
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EDI Rail's shunter Y136 with shunters float at Newport Workshops

11 September 2007 10:47 AM
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EDI Rail's shunters float, converted from some flavour of 4 wheeled wagon

11 September 2007 10:47 AM
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Y136 as the EDI Rail shunter at Newport, split system aircon for the cab

11 September 2007 10:47 AM
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Hitachi 88M and co at Newport Workshops

11 September 2007 10:26 AM
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Large scale model of B60 near the admin offices

20 August 2007 14:19 PM
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Fibreglass front fairings for original Comeng trains

20 August 2007 14:09 PM
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Fibreglass front fairings for EDI refurbished and original Comeng trains

20 August 2007 14:09 PM
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Fibreglass front fairings for EDI refurbished Comeng trains

20 August 2007 14:09 PM
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Boilermarker training centre

20 August 2007 14:07 PM
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Old style payphone

20 August 2007 14:07 PM
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Grassy area outside the wheel and bogie shops

20 August 2007 14:03 PM
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