Major Contract

Melbourne Airport Rail – Maribyrnong River Bridge Package

PROJECT STATUS
Announced
Melbourne Airport Rail – Maribyrnong River Bridge Package

The Maribyrnong River Bridge Package of the Melbourne Airport Rail (MAR) comprises the delivery of:

  • a new elevated twin-track rail crossing to the west of existing Albion Viaduct
  • associated earthworks
  • drainage work
  • lineside fencing, and
  • maintenance access.

Key Dates

Jun 2021 Project Announced

Procurement

Procuring Agency: Rail Projects Victoria (RPV)

PROJECT HISTORY

Jun 2021 Along with the beginning of Expression of Interest process for the Sunshine to Albion Package, Rail Projects Victoria announced its intention to deliver MAR through a total of six major works packages. This included the Maribyrnong River Bridge Package. Rail Projects Victoria noted that this packaging structure was subject to scope changes and realignments. In particular, Rail Projects Victoria indicated it was exploring the potential for Maribyrnong River Bridge to be delivered as part of the Corridor Package.
Jun 2021 Second phase of consultation began for Melbourne Airport Rail, closing on 6 September. Community feedback was sought on the bridge over the Maribyrnong River Valley.
Sector
Rail
Procurement approach
Unconfirmed |
Location
Victoria |
Resources
Project website
Melbourne Airport Rail
Tender notices
2021/06/12