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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.

Installing the traction feeders outside the Albion tie station

2 March 2021 14:54 PM
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Both contact and catenary wires replaced at Albion, with new double wire traction power feeders added

2 March 2021 14:54 PM
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Piles of redundant copper contact wires waiting to be collected for recycling

2 March 2021 14:52 PM
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Cleaning out the staff toilets at the site compound

2 March 2021 14:52 PM
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New double wire traction power feeders and upgraded catenary wire at Sunshine

2 March 2021 14:52 PM
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Hi-rail elevated work platform at work stringing the new triple traction power feeders wires at Sunshine

1 March 2021 14:54 PM
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Hi-rail trucks at work stringing the new triple traction power feeders wires at Sunshine

1 March 2021 14:49 PM
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Role of copper feeder wire waiting to be installed at Sunshine

1 March 2021 14:46 PM
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Hi-rail elevated work platforms at work stringing the new triple traction power feeders wires at Sunshine

1 March 2021 14:46 PM
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Hi-rail trucks at work stringing the new triple traction power feeders wires at Sunshine

1 March 2021 14:45 PM
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Stringing triple traction power feeders wire at Sunshine

1 March 2021 14:44 PM
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Stringing triple traction power feeders wire at Sunshine

1 March 2021 14:43 PM
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Stringing triple traction power feeders wire at Sunshine station

1 March 2021 14:36 PM
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New gantry in place to hold the new triple traction power feeders wires at Sunshine station

1 March 2021 14:36 PM
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Stringing triple traction power feeders wire at Sunshine station

1 March 2021 14:33 PM
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Hi-rail crane at work lifting a gantry into place to hold additional traction power feeders

27 February 2021 13:19 PM
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Hi-rail trucks stringing additional traction power feeder cables at the up end of Sunshine station

27 February 2021 13:17 PM
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Hi-rail trucks stringing additional traction power feeder cables at the up end of Sunshine station

27 February 2021 13:16 PM
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Steel gantries waiting to be installed outside the Albion tie station

22 February 2021 20:39 PM
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'Reduced parking at Sunshine station' poster in the car park

18 February 2021 12:56 PM
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New signal equipment room being constructed at the up end of Middle Footscray station

3 February 2021 06:41 AM
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Up end extension complete at Sunshine platform 2, but not yet opened for use

3 February 2021 06:34 AM
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Franna crane unloading a wheeled trolley from a tilt tray truck at Tottenham Yard

2 February 2021 15:33 PM
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Unimog hi-rail truck and a wheeled flatbed trolley arrive at Tottenham Yard by road

2 February 2021 15:28 PM
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