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It’s a breakthrough!

It’s a breakthrough!

TBM Grace arrives at Redcliffe Station, breaking through the one metre thick eastern station box wall to a cheering crowd of excited team members.

More than 54,000 tunnel segments produced – it’s a wrap!

More than 54,000 tunnel segments produced – it’s a wrap!

The Forrestfield-Airport Link has reached another milestone with tunnel segment production now complete.

Forrestfield-Airport Link project continues to move forward

Forrestfield-Airport Link project continues to move forward

The Forrestfield-Airport Link is continuing to move forward, with significant progress made on the project and rectification measures identified for a damaged 26 metre section of one tunnel.

TBM Grace breaks through to another milestone!

TBM Grace breaks through to another milestone!

TBM Grace has officially reached the halfway point of her tunnelling journey from Forrestfield to Bayswater!

Skybridge to connect Perth airport to new Metronet Airport Central Station.

Skybridge to connect Perth airport to new Metronet Airport Central Station.

Plans were released for a new Skybridge to connect Perth Airport’s Terminal 1 & 2 with the new Airport Central Station being built along the Forrestfield-Airport Link. 

Forrestfield-Airport Link: New car park frees up space for future development

Forrestfield-Airport Link: New car park frees up space for future development

A 1200-bay multi-deck car park at the future Forrestfield Station will balance the need for passenger parking with the opportunity to create connected communities within walking distance of the station.

Forrestfield-Airport Link road realignment now open

Forrestfield-Airport Link road realignment now open

The realigned section of Dundas Road in Forrestfield is now open to public. The road now diverts around the site of the future Forrestfield Station making it safer for workers and motorists. 

Forrestfield awarded ‘Excellent’ sustainability rating for project

Forrestfield awarded ‘Excellent’ sustainability rating for project

The project was awarded an ‘excellent’ rating for its commitment to delivering an innovative and sustainable transport solution for Western Australians.

Tunnel Boring Machines breakthrough at Airport Central Station

Tunnel Boring Machines breakthrough at Airport Central Station

TBM Sandy joined TBM Grace at Airport Central Station box after she broke through on Sunday and is the first time the machines have reappeared since they began.

'Redcliffe' gets the vote

'Redcliffe' gets the vote

Locals have voted overwhelmingly in favour of renaming the first Forrestfield-Airport Link station, Redcliffe.

All systems go with second TBM

All systems go with second TBM

TBM Sandy has joined TBM Grace on an underground journey from Forrestfield.

Have your say and name that station

Have your say and name that station

Choosing a name can be a tough decision. That’s why City of Belmont residents have been asked to cast their vote to name their local station.

Local jobs created for METRONET tunnel segments

Local jobs created for METRONET tunnel segments

Imagine creating a 50,000 piece jigsaw puzzle. That’s what it will be like to build the two eight-kilometre Forrestfield-Airport Link tunnels.

TBM Grace is a go!

TBM Grace is a go!

TBM Grace, one of the giant machines drilling the Forrestfield-Airport Link tunnels, began its 8km underground trip to Bayswater from the future Forrestfield Station site.

Local kids name and decorate our two TBMs

Local kids name and decorate our two TBMs

Five local children have smiles almost as big as the 130 metre long tunnel-boring machines (TBM) they’ve named and decorated for the Forrestfield-Airport Link.

METRONET team to design Belmont Station precinct

METRONET team to design Belmont Station precinct

Belmont Station will form the heart of METRONET's first transport oriented community - a new high-density suburb with multi-storey apartments, businesses and vibrant community spaces.

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