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New Thomas Road Bridge opens

New Thomas Road Bridge opens

The new Thomas Road Bridge has opened to traffic for the first time as part of the METRONET Byford Rail Extension Project.

Aboriginal engagement at a grass-roots level for Kambarang Festival

Aboriginal engagement at a grass-roots level for Kambarang Festival

The METRONET team took part in the Kambarang Festival, hosted by the City of Armadale’s Champion Centre, sharing project information and employment opportunities with the community.

Final two major contracts awarded and Armadale Line Shut update

Final two major contracts awarded and Armadale Line Shut update

The 129-year-old Armadale Line’s transformation is another step closer with contracts awarded for the METRONET Byford Rail Extension and Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal projects.

Next stop, Legislative Council

Next stop, Legislative Council

The Railway (METRONET) Amendment Bill 2022 has passed the Legislative Assembly, and is well on it’s way to elevating Perth’s connectivity.

New METRONET legislation introduced to enable major projects

New METRONET legislation introduced to enable major projects

The Railway (METRONET) Amendment Bill 2022 has been introduced to Parliament which allows works on METRONET projects along the Armadale Line, including the Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal and Byford Rail Extension.

Major METRONET projects to transform the Armadale Line

Major METRONET projects to transform the Armadale Line

The 129-year-old Armadale Line is set to be transformed through major METRONET projects – the Byford Rail Extension, Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal, and Thornlie-Cockburn Link

Preferred proponents announced

Preferred proponents announced

The preferred proponents have been announced for the METRONET Byford Rail Extension and METRONET Victoria Park-Canning Level Crossing Removal projects.

Works start on Byford Rail Extension

Works start on Byford Rail Extension

The Perth rail network is on its way to Byford with the start of early works at Thomas Road

Transformation of the Armadale Line moving forward

Transformation of the Armadale Line moving forward

Two METRONET projects on the Armadale Line have taken a major step forward with procurement underway for the Byford Rail Extension and Level Crossing Removals at Mint Street, Oats Street and Welshpool Road.

Future Byford Station site revealed

Future Byford Station site revealed

Electric trains are coming to Byford with the preferred station location now confirmed.

Going out with a bang

Going out with a bang

2019 was a huge year for METRONET with a number of major milestones had.

What a Show!

What a Show!

METRONET made its debut at the 2019 Perth Royal Show giving show goers a glimpse inside the Forrestfield-Airport Link tunnels and information on all other projects.

First Byford Rail Extension submission to IA

First Byford Rail Extension submission to IA

METRONET has made a Stage 1 submission to Infrastructure Australia (IA) for the Byford Rail Extension project, demonstrating the national significance of opportunities in the area.

Tender announced for Byford Rail Extension

Tender announced for Byford Rail Extension

Byford Rail Extension planning is moving to the next phase with key consultants being sought out to inform planning.

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