With the design phase coming to a conclusion, construction commenced in late May 2019. The upgrades on the line will address accessibility, safety and connectivity concerns. The upgrades form part of the $1.75 billion Regional Rail Revival Program which is a join initiative funded by the Australian and Victorian Governments. Coleman Rail will be delivering the works on behalf of VicTrack & Rail Projects Victoria.
Donnybrook station will feature; 150 additional car spaces, new platform shelters, two new bus bays, and modifications to Springs Road. Wallan station will feature an extended waiting room, additional toilet facilities, new platform shelters, two new bus bays, and additional bicycle facilities.
With design phase complete, the construction phase has recently commenced onsite and is targeted to reach completion by early 2020.
Location: Victoria, Australia
Contract Type: D&C
Completion date: early 2020
Project Value: AU $24 million