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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.

Short extension at the up end of Middle Footscray platform 1

Friday 11 December 2020 11:05 AM
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New signal equipment room being constructed at the up end of West Footscray station

Friday 11 December 2020 11:05 AM
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Additional traction power feeders installed at the Tottenham substation

Friday 11 December 2020 11:02 AM
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'Next station now open' for drivers departing Tottenham station towards West Footscray

The station never closed - so what's the deal here?

Friday 11 December 2020 11:02 AM
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Adding the external cladding to the new Sunshine signal control centre

Friday 11 December 2020 10:59 AM
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Raised platform hump at the down end of Diggers Rest platform 2

Thursday 3 December 2020 20:35 PM
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'Thanks for your patience while we upgrade the Sunbury line' survey poster at Sunshine station

Monday 30 November 2020 19:47 PM
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Bolts inserted into the staircase supports at Sunshine station

Ready to hold a new set of overhead stanchions?

Sunday 29 November 2020 20:04 PM
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Bolts inserted into the staircase supports at Sunshine station

Ready to hold a new set of overhead stanchions?

Sunday 29 November 2020 20:04 PM
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Completed 3 metre long extension at the up end of Sunshine platform 2

Wednesday 25 November 2020 22:28 PM
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Stanchions extended in height to hold the additional traction feeder cables at Sunshine

Tuesday 24 November 2020 13:10 PM
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Applying the finishing touches to the new signal control centre at Sunshine

Tuesday 24 November 2020 12:58 PM
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One of two sets of additional traction power feeders installed at Sunshine

Thursday 19 November 2020 09:00 AM
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One of two sets of additional traction power feeders installed at Sunshine

Thursday 19 November 2020 08:58 AM
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(7 times this month, 128 times this year)

Additional traction power feeders only installed as far as Sunshine for now

Thursday 19 November 2020 08:58 AM
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New brackets in place to carry the additional traction power feeders beneath the Hampshire Road bridge at Sunshine

Thursday 19 November 2020 08:15 AM
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Extended raised boarding ramp at the down end of Sunshine platform 1

Thursday 19 November 2020 08:11 AM
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Additional 'safety zone' at the up end of Sunshine platform 1

Thursday 19 November 2020 08:09 AM
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Completed up end platform extensions works at Sunshine station

Thursday 19 November 2020 08:08 AM
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Red hand signal from the track gang at Sunshine platform 3, protecting the up Regional Rail Link track parallel to the work site

Thursday 12 November 2020 23:36 PM
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Fresh copper wires on the upgraded overhead between Tottenham and Sunshine

Thursday 12 November 2020 16:45 PM
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Installing upgraded overhead wires between Tottenham and Sunshine

Thursday 12 November 2020 16:32 PM
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Fresh copper overhead wires installed between Tottenham and Sunshine

Thursday 12 November 2020 16:27 PM
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Fresh copper overhead wires installed between Tottenham and Sunshine

Thursday 12 November 2020 16:26 PM
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