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Thornlie-Cockburn Link noise wall colour revealed

Thornlie-Cockburn Link noise wall colour revealed

The Thornlie-Cockburn Link noise wall colour has been chosen with a vote by adjacent property owners in Kenwick and Thornlie and  Community Reference Group members.

Elevated rail solution to remove dangerous level crossings

Elevated rail solution to remove dangerous level crossings

Five dangerous level crossings whose boom gates are each down for about three hours every day will be removed on the inner Armadale Line, with elevated rail chosen as the solution.

Forrestfield-Airport Link wins on major track event

Forrestfield-Airport Link wins on major track event

Next week’s Tokyo Olympics isn’t the only major track event to get excited about as Perth celebrates the completion of tracklaying on the Forrestfield-Airport Link!

METRONET East-Bayswater Draft Design Guidelines open for public comment

METRONET East-Bayswater Draft Design Guidelines open for public comment

Following the recent adoption of the METRONET East Redevelopment Scheme, DevelopmentWA has released the Draft Design Guidelines for the METRONET East-Bayswater project area for public comment.

Local supplier rising to the challenge

Local supplier rising to the challenge

Infrabuild Construction Solutions is just one of many local suppliers working on METRONET projects

We’d dig your help for a ground-breaking name

We’d dig your help for a ground-breaking name

We need your help to name the Micro Tunnel Boring Machine (MTBM) to be used on METRONET’s Thornlie-Cockburn Link project.

METRONET Noongar Reference Group win NAIDOC Perth award

METRONET Noongar Reference Group win NAIDOC Perth award

Ahead of NAIDOC Week, the METRONET Noongar Reference Group has won the Heal Country Award as part of this year’s NAIDOC Perth Awards, marking an exciting achievement for the group and for the Gnarla Biddi Strategy.

New Midland Station Community Reference Group announced

New Midland Station Community Reference Group announced

A Community Reference Group (CRG) for the new Midland Station has recently been established.

METRONET marks National Reconciliation Week

METRONET marks National Reconciliation Week

METRONET marked National Reconciliation Week (27 May – 3 June) by hosting a number of events across our agencies and project sites.

Railcar manufacturing returns to Western Australia

Railcar manufacturing returns to Western Australia

In 1994, Wet Wet Wet’s Love Is All Around was the number one single in Australia, the West Coast Eagles won their second AFL Premiership, and Paul Keating was Australia’s Prime Minister.

Let’s prepare: Perth’s biggest public transport shutdown coming

Let’s prepare: Perth’s biggest public transport shutdown coming

Work is underway to start preparing commuters for the Mandurah Line to temporarily close for up to 25 days in late December due to major construction on the METRONET Thornlie-Cockburn Link. 

METRONET East approval unlocks vibrant station precincts

METRONET East approval unlocks vibrant station precincts

An exciting future is instore for Bayswater, High Wycombe and Midland station precincts, following the recent adoption of the METRONET East Redevelopment Scheme.

All aboard at Claremont Station

All aboard at Claremont Station

We are very excited to have Claremont Station back in action from Tuesday 1 June, following vital works to the 135-year-old heritage-listed station.

What's in a Noongar Place Name?

What's in a Noongar Place Name?

Did you know that Mirrabooka is the Aboriginal word for the Southern Cross constellation? There are many places across Western Australia whose names have Noongar origins – but what about the names of the place where METRONET’s stations will be built?

New car bays in the heart of Bayswater

New car bays in the heart of Bayswater

METRONET is providing $236,000 to the City of Bayswater to build more than 20 temporary parking bays in the heart of the town centre to support local businesses during construction.

Local artist explores Perth’s exciting future with a nod to the past

Local artist explores Perth’s exciting future with a nod to the past

Have you seen the new METRONET posters spicing up Transperth trains?

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