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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 traction power feeders installed at Middle Footscray

Single wire on the up track, triple wires on the down

Saturday 24 October 2020 10:58 AM
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New overhead stanchions in place at Tottenham, but yet to be put to use

Wednesday 21 October 2020 15:53 PM
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New overhead gantries waiting to be installed at Sunshine

Monday 19 October 2020 13:32 PM
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Up end extension at Sunshine platform 1

Sunday 18 October 2020 11:07 AM
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Trains running as work continues on the platform extension at Sunshine

Friday 16 October 2020 14:07 PM
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3 metre long extension at the up end of Sunshine platform 2

Friday 16 October 2020 13:14 PM
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Deck completed on the platform extensions at Sunshine

Friday 16 October 2020 13:14 PM
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Platform extension works underway at the up end of Sunshine platform 1 and 2

Sunday 11 October 2020 14:00 PM
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Mini dump truck going for a drive along the platform at Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 14:00 PM
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Hi-rail excavator between foundation boring works

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:52 PM
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Hi-rail excavator transports a pile cap to a freshly bored overhead stanchion hole

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:52 PM
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Preparing foundations for a new overhead stanchion at Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:50 PM
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Hi-rail excavator transports a reinforcing mesh cage to a freshly bored overhead stanchion hole

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:49 PM
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Unimog hi-rail truck delivers overhead components to the worksite at Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:43 PM
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Unimog hi-rail truck delivers overhead components to the worksite at Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:37 PM
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Unimog hi-rail truck pushes four trolleys of overhead components at Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:13 PM
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Unimog hi-rail truck tows four trolleys of overhead components at Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 13:08 PM
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Erecting additional overhead gantries at the up end of Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 12:33 PM
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Erecting additional overhead stanchions at the up end of Sunshine station

Sunday 11 October 2020 12:27 PM
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Hi-rail boom lift between jobs at Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 12:27 PM
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Additional cantilevered overhead gantries in place at the up end of Sunshine

Sunday 11 October 2020 12:25 PM
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Steelwork in place for the up end extension of Sunshine platform 1

Sunday 11 October 2020 12:19 PM
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Replacing the overhead gantries at the up end of Sunshine station

Sunday 11 October 2020 12:19 PM
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Replacing the overhead gantries at the up end of Sunshine station

Sunday 11 October 2020 12:14 PM
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