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V/Line - VLocity train issues, 2016

In January 2016 a large proportion of the V/Line VLocity fleet was withdrawn from service due to wheel wear issues, and a few days later they were banned from operations on the suburban network due to level crossing activation issues.

Automatic rail greaser for up trains approaching Sunshine from Deer Park

30 March 2018 17:44 PM
Viewed 304 times
(8 times this month, 45 times this year)

Automated rail lubricator at the Southern Cross approach to the North Melbourne flyover

12 December 2017 08:54 AM
Viewed 354 times
(1 time this month, 75 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for down trains departing Sunshine towards Deer Park

20 August 2017 16:08 PM
Viewed 374 times
(5 times this week, 3 times this month, 10 times this year)

Smearing of grease on the running rails before the sharp curve at Sunshine

20 August 2017 16:08 PM
Viewed 328 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 5 times this year)

New lengths of rail awaiting installation on the tight curve into Sunshine station

30 June 2017 16:19 PM
Viewed 354 times
(3 times this month, 22 times this year)

Automatic rail greasers for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

9 June 2017 11:06 AM
Viewed 367 times, 36 times this year)

Grease applicators for both running rails at Sunshine

5 January 2017 15:41 PM
Viewed 540 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 67 times this year)

Sensor that triggers the automatic rail greaser at Sunshine

5 January 2017 15:31 PM
Viewed 587 times
(3 times this week, 5 times this month, 83 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for down trains departing Sunshine towards Deer Park

5 January 2017 15:30 PM
Viewed 388 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 51 times this year)

Dual automatic rail greaser for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:28 AM
Viewed 375 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 59 times this year)

Dual automatic rail greaser for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:28 AM
Viewed 457 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 44 times this year)

Dual automatic rail greasers for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:27 AM
Viewed 469 times
(2 times this week, 3 times this month, 61 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser in the 'north' rail for broad gauge trains on the North Melbourne flyover

The top greaser is for up broad gauge trains, the bottom greaser is for down broad gauge trains, with the dual gauge track to Dynon crossing between the two

11 December 2016 10:24 AM
Viewed 544 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 76 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for up broad gauge trains approaching the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:23 AM
Viewed 451 times
(2 times this week, 2 times this month, 60 times this year)

'More V/Line trains back in service' notice

18 April 2016 09:11 AM
Viewed 509 times
(11 times this month, 65 times this year)

A66 tails VL13 and 3VL30 as they shunt over to the platforms to change ends

On their way from Dudley Street to Bombardier Dandenong via Southern Cross and South Kensington

7 March 2016 09:23 AM
Viewed 625 times
(1 time this month, 56 times this year)

A66 tails VL13 and 3VL30 as they shunt over to the platforms to change ends

On their way from Dudley Street to Bombardier Dandenong via Southern Cross and South Kensington

7 March 2016 09:23 AM
Viewed 645 times
(1 time this month, 91 times this year)

Transition coupler fitted to VLocity VL13 for a locomotive hauled transfer

7 March 2016 09:18 AM
Viewed 615 times
(1 time this week, 3 times this month, 80 times this year)

Transition coupler fitted to VLocity VL13 for a locomotive hauled transfer

7 March 2016 09:18 AM
Viewed 568 times
(1 time this month, 78 times this year)

Fresh bogie and wheelsets beneath VLocity carriage 1142

7 March 2016 09:05 AM
Viewed 807 times
(1 time this month, 81 times this year)

VL13 and 3VL30 ready for a transfer to Dandenong behind A66

7 March 2016 08:52 AM
Viewed 434 times
(2 times this week, 5 times this month, 48 times this year)

Fresh bogie and wheelsets beneath VLocity carriage 1123

7 March 2016 08:51 AM
Viewed 502 times, 44 times this year)

Loose pandrol clips following rail replacement works at Spion Kop

3 March 2016 18:09 PM
Viewed 909 times
(2 times this month, 96 times this year)

1 in 2 pandrol clips in place as rail replacement works are completed at Spion Kop

3 March 2016 18:09 PM
Viewed 525 times
(2 times this month, 62 times this year)
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Viewed 3026 times (1 time this week, 8 times this month, 240 times this year)