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Progress To Date

A project of this size and complexity required a large amount of planning before on-site construction began in April 2009.

What’s Happened

  • consultation with former TransAdelaide (TA) - now known as Public Transport Services

  • preferred sites for new facilities identified

  • site survey and geotechnical investigations undertaken

  • detailed design of new depot

  • managing Contractor (Baulderstone Pty Ltd) appointed late 2008

  • project gained Development Approval in December 2008.

Construction commenced in April 2009 and included:

  • civil earthworks

  • installation of stormwater

  • installation of services infrastructure

  • installation of plant for train wash building

  • laying of track 

  • building structures.

  • construction of buildings and other depot facilities

  • installation of 3.5 kilometre perimeter fence

  • fit-out of buildings

  • installation of signalling

  • connection to the Gawler main line.

Photographic Timeline

9_October_2010

9 October 2009 

Railcar Depot 13 November 2009

 13 November 2009

Railcar Depot 14 December 2009

 14 December 2009

Railcar Depot 11 February 2010

 11 February 2010

Railcar Depot 29 March 2010

 29 March 2010

Railcar Depot 22 April 2010

22 April 2010

Railcar Depot May 2010

May 2010

Railcar Depot 2 July 2010

2 July 2010

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5 August 2010

October

7 October 2010

 February 2011

February 2011

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