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Rebranding Connex to Metro Trains Melbourne

Metro Trains Melbourne took over operation of the Melbourne suburban rail network from Connex on 30 November 2009, with rebranding of trains and stations commencing right away.

Connex branding exposed on the emergency intercom onboard Comeng 667M

Thursday 24 May 2018 11:44 AM
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Unbranded emergency button onboard Comeng 1058T

Usually they have a metal plate covering the 'Connex' name

Saturday 7 April 2018 12:45 PM
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Connex branding exposed on the emergency intercom onboard Comeng 654M

Tuesday 13 March 2018 13:29 PM
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Blue 'Metro' sticker across the Connex branded emergency button onboard 638M

Saturday 11 March 2017 15:22 PM
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No Connex branding at all on the emergency intercom onboard 676M

Monday 23 January 2017 08:21 AM
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'Connex' branding exposed on the emergency intercom onboard an Alstom Comeng train

Saturday 20 February 2016 01:39 AM
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Small metal patch covers the 'Connex' logo on the emergency intercom panel onboard an Alstom Comeng train

Tuesday 29 December 2015 07:30 AM
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'Connex' branding uncovered on the emergency intercom panel aboard an Alstom Comeng

Monday 16 February 2015 18:09 PM
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'PTV' branding covers 'Metro' branding, which covered the 'Connex' branding

Tuesday 24 December 2013 16:48 PM
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'Connex' on the headboard of Metro liveried Siemens 840M

Saturday 11 May 2013 09:05 AM
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Old Connex decals showing above the doors of a 1st series X'Trapolis

Wednesday 23 November 2011 17:37 PM
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EDI Comeng 353M leads a mixed liveried set on the up at Yarraville

Wednesday 27 October 2010 08:30 AM
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Old 'Connex' branding showing in the grime of a Metro liveried X'Trapolis

Tuesday 26 October 2010 09:18 AM
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X'Trapolis 897M in Metro livery but with a Connex front and a white door. The first train in the new livery, it must have needed some kind of repairs since then

Friday 17 September 2010 10:20 AM
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Comeng 475M trails a mixed liveried set out of Flinders Street Station

Sunday 29 August 2010 11:09 AM
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Billboard advertising the 'Connex for Cancer' day held on July 31, 2008 - they bothered to scrub out the Connex logo but left the ad...

Only two years out of date...

Tuesday 18 May 2010 11:55 AM
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Metro liveried X'Trapolis arrives into Flagstaff, the cab door is plain instead of the standard blue colour

Wednesday 5 May 2010 16:10 PM
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Metro livered 939M with 906M in Connex livery

Thursday 29 April 2010 16:04 PM
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Mixed liveried X'Trapolis approaches Flinders Street

Thursday 29 April 2010 16:04 PM
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X'Trapolis in a mixed Metro and Connex livery stops at East Richmond on the up

Thursday 29 April 2010 13:09 PM
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First Metro liveried Comeng, EDI 439M and Alstom 607M at Melbourne Central

Wednesday 28 April 2010 18:00 PM
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First EDI Comeng in the Metro livery, 439M at Melbourne Central

Wednesday 28 April 2010 18:00 PM
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Someone forgot to tell the blue sticker brigade about the Connex name on the staff car park

Saturday 10 April 2010 08:06 AM
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The two variants of the Metro livery on the Siemens (Look above the "METRO" text on the right to see the seam)

842M on the left has the early version with one piece stickers, 777M on the right has stickers that avoid the seams in the stainless steel panels

Friday 26 February 2010 08:44 AM
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