The civil works undertaken as part of the More Trains More Services program will see essential upgrades to rail infrastructure including stabling yards, signalling, track, station platforms and power supply at key locations between Central, the T8 Airport Line tunnel and Hurstville. The work will support the introduction of new suburban and intercity trains and allow more frequent train services on the T4 Illawarra, T8 Airport and South, and South Coast lines.
Civil works undertaken within the package includes:
- Central Sydney capacity upgrade
- Erskineville crossover
- Hurstville crossover
- Airport Tunnel upgrade
- Mascot Station upgrade
- Hurstville Station upgrade
- Power upgrades
- Upgrade of Sydney Yard, and
- Asset rationalisation, asset resilience, transport integration and sustainability.
Other capital works may also be included under the contract.
|May 2020||Contract Award|
|Jul 2020||Expected Construction Commencement|
|Jul 2022||Expected Construction Completion|
|Procuring Agency:||Transport for NSW|
|Successful Tenderer:||The Next Rail partnership comprising of John Holland & Jacobs|
|Jul 2018||An industry briefing for the MTMS program and the related Digital Systems Program was held.|
|Dec 2018||Early Notification of Potential Upcoming Expression of Interest was issued.|
|Jun 2019||Expression of Interest for Pre-Qualification was issued.|
|May 2020||Contract for works from Central Station to Hurstville awarded.|