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Furlong Main level crossing removal project

In 2015 work commenced on the grade separation of the Main Road level crossing at St Albans station, with the Furlong Road level crossing at Ginifer station later being added to the project scope.

Main Road at St Albans closed for grade separation works

Piling rig at work on the foundations for the future cutting walls and road bridge

Friday 6 November 2015 08:40 AM
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Cleared land to the west of St Albans platform 2

Site of the new station that will be at the bottom of a big hole

Friday 6 November 2015 08:39 AM
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'Platform 2 is now open' sign at St Albans

Friday 6 November 2015 08:39 AM
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Passenger information and signage installed on the temporary St Albans platform 2

Friday 6 November 2015 08:38 AM
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Painted out 'Regional trains also depart this platform' line on the station sign at St Albans

Friday 6 November 2015 08:38 AM
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Signage installed on the temporary St Albans platform 2

Friday 6 November 2015 08:37 AM
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Scattered myki readers installed on the temporary St Albans platform 2

Friday 6 November 2015 08:37 AM
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Completed piling work along the western side of the existing rail corridor

Friday 6 November 2015 08:35 AM
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Looking down the 'temporary' St Albans platform 2

Friday 6 November 2015 08:34 AM
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Steel brackets used to support the cantilevered 'temporary' St Albans platform 2

Bolted into the top of the soldier pile wall on the western side of rail corridor - this will allow the excavation of the new station platform beneath it

Friday 6 November 2015 08:34 AM
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Surveying marker affixed to the outer edge of the running rails

Installed so that the location of the track can be monitored during the excavation works, to verify that the tracks are not sliding into the hole

Friday 16 October 2015 10:16 AM
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Piling works commence at the down end of the removed platform 2

Friday 16 October 2015 10:16 AM
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Former stabling sidings turned over into a site compound

Friday 16 October 2015 10:14 AM
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Installing cages of steel reinforcement into bored holes

Friday 16 October 2015 10:12 AM
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Piling works also starting at the up end of the platform

Friday 16 October 2015 10:09 AM
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'All except St Albans' stopping pattern for a down Watergardens service

Friday 9 October 2015 17:42 PM
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'Not stopping St Albans' stopping pattern for a down Sunbury service

Friday 9 October 2015 17:29 PM
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Pebblecrete cladding panels stripped from the St Albans station building

Thursday 8 October 2015 18:49 PM
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Remains of a 'roundel' nameboard on the station building

Thursday 8 October 2015 18:49 PM
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Pebblecrete cladding panels stripped from the St Albans station building

Thursday 8 October 2015 18:44 PM
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Pebblecrete cladding panels stripped from the St Albans station building

Thursday 8 October 2015 18:39 PM
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Waiting shelters removed from platform 2 and 3

Thursday 8 October 2015 18:37 PM
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Temporary station building in place beside St Albans platform 1

Sunday 4 October 2015 09:30 AM
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'ATTENTION: No passenger offload on Platform 2 St Albans Station' notice, pending the removal of the down platform

Sunday 4 October 2015 09:29 AM
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