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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.

Additional gantries for the Keilor Plains substation traction power feeders

Saturday 9 October 2021 10:13 AM
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Siemens 835M on a down Sunbury service at Keilor Plains

Saturday 9 October 2021 10:12 AM
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Additional gantries for the future St Albans traction substation

Located between St Albans and Ginifer stations

Saturday 9 October 2021 10:07 AM
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Additional gantries for the Ginifer substation traction power feeders

Saturday 9 October 2021 10:05 AM
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Foundations in place for the future substation at Ginifer

On the up side of the existing 1950s substation

Saturday 9 October 2021 10:04 AM
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Twin conductor additional traction power feeders at Footscray

Tuesday 28 September 2021 14:17 PM
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Norming point tag between the rails at Footscray

Tuesday 28 September 2021 14:15 PM
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Short platform extension at the up end of Footscray platform 2

Platform 1 also received a slightly longer extension

Tuesday 28 September 2021 14:11 PM
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Traction power cables ready to connect the new Footscray substation to the Sunbury line tracks

Tuesday 28 September 2021 13:30 PM
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Hi-rail excavator drives along Irving Street, Footscray

Tuesday 28 September 2021 13:20 PM
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Beefy insulators on the new overhead stanchion at Middle Footscray

Holding the overhead wires above the future up end crossover - the insulators looks to be suitable for 25kV AC

Tuesday 28 September 2021 11:38 AM
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'Reduced parking at Albion station' signage at the station entrance

Thursday 23 September 2021 11:36 AM
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Substation building pretty much complete at Albion

Thursday 23 September 2021 10:33 AM
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'Temporary car park closure 5/10 until late November' signage at Albion station

Thursday 23 September 2021 10:30 AM
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Norming point tag between the rails at West Footscray

A passive RFID tag that provides location data to the CBTC system onboard a train

Sunday 19 September 2021 17:02 PM
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Pandrol 'E-clip beam Norming Point Tag' between the rails at West Footscray

Sunday 19 September 2021 17:02 PM
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Norming point tag between the rails at West Footscray

A passive RFID tag that provides location data to the CBTC system onboard a train

Sunday 19 September 2021 17:02 PM
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Car park and access roads to the completed Sunshine signal control centre

Saturday 4 September 2021 16:31 PM
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Temporary traffic signals protect a pedestrian crossing on St Albans Road

Due to the bike path on the western side of the road closed for works at the Ginifer substation

Monday 23 August 2021 15:58 PM
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Mobile crane working at the Rail Infrastructure Alliance site compound off Ashley Street, Tottenham

Saturday 21 August 2021 09:07 AM
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Rail Infrastructure Alliance site compound off Ashley Street, Tottenham

Sunday 15 August 2021 11:31 AM
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