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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.

Role of copper feeder wire waiting to be installed at Sunshine

Monday 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

Monday 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

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

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

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

Monday 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

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

Monday 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

Saturday 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

Saturday 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

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

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

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

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

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

Tuesday 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

Tuesday 2 February 2021 15:28 PM
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Applying the finishing touches to the platform extension at Sunshine

Saturday 23 January 2021 09:40 AM
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Site of the future Footscray substation on McNab Avenue

Not to be confused with the substation recently completed closer to the station

Tuesday 12 January 2021 16:54 PM
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Raised platform hump at the down end of Tottenham platform 2

Friday 8 January 2021 19:49 PM
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Short platform extension at the up end of Footscray platform 1

Saturday 2 January 2021 20:13 PM
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New cable trunking on the Maribyrnong River bridge at Footscray

Saturday 2 January 2021 13:53 PM
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New cantilevered overhead gantries at the down end of Tottenham station

The 1980s stanchions were left behind by RRL, but have now been replaced

Friday 1 January 2021 14:04 PM
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New cantilevered overhead gantries support upgraded overhead at Middle Footscray

Friday 1 January 2021 11:24 AM
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