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Sunbury Line Upgrade

In 2019 work started to upgrade signalling, overhead wiring and platforms to enable High Capacity Metro Trains to operate on the Sunbury line following the completion of the Metro Tunnel.

'Reduced parking at Albion station' notice outside the entrance to the station

Thursday 13 January 2022 18:29 PM
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'LV Power' pit cover in the car park at Sunshine station

Wednesday 12 January 2022 18:43 PM
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'Traction Power' pit cover in the car park at Sunshine station

Wednesday 12 January 2022 18:43 PM
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New traction power feeders from the substation at Sunshine

Thursday 23 December 2021 16:56 PM
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New traction substation at Albion now complete

Thursday 23 December 2021 15:25 PM
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New communication pits on the platform at Sunshine

Tuesday 7 December 2021 08:56 AM
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Nothing much happening following asbestos removal from a trench through the Albion station car park

Thursday 2 December 2021 11:39 AM
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Temporary yellow trench covers atop the cable pits along Sunshine platform 2

Tuesday 30 November 2021 14:45 PM
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Trackside Radio Assembly atop a fixed mast at South Kensington

Tuesday 30 November 2021 13:25 PM
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Installing cable pits along Sunshine platform 1

Monday 29 November 2021 23:30 PM
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Installing cable pits along Sunshine platform 1

Monday 29 November 2021 23:19 PM
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Trackside Radio Assembly atop a fixed mast at Footscray

Sunday 28 November 2021 17:54 PM
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Trackside Radio Assembly atop a fixed mast at Footscray

Sunday 28 November 2021 17:53 PM
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Norming point tag between the rails at Footscray station, and steel cable conduit along the platform face

Sunday 28 November 2021 17:29 PM
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Nothing much happening following asbestos removal from a trench through the Albion station car park

Tuesday 23 November 2021 19:31 PM
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'No bikes first door first carriage' notice at the down end of West Footscray platform 1

Tuesday 23 November 2021 09:24 AM
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Triple feeder cables above platform 1 at West Footscray, and northing above turnback platform 2

Tuesday 23 November 2021 09:24 AM
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Extension at the west end of the Tottenham station

Only completed in 2014 after Regional Rail Link took over the former substation site

Sunday 14 November 2021 19:16 PM
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New portal structures at Keilor Plains to support the additional traction power feeders

Sunday 31 October 2021 08:55 AM
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'Emergency egress' signage at the end of the platform at Keilor Plains station

Sunday 31 October 2021 08:31 AM
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Elevated boarding platform at the departure end of Keilor Plains platform 2

Sunday 31 October 2021 08:30 AM
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Tensorex spring tensioner in use on the additional traction power feeders at St Albans

Sunday 31 October 2021 08:21 AM
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Traction power feeders to the new St Albans traction substation at the down end of Ginifer station

Sunday 31 October 2021 08:18 AM
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Prefabricated switchgear room in place at the new St Albans traction substation at the down end of Ginifer station

Sunday 31 October 2021 08:17 AM
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