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Nowergup Depot Facility upgrades

Nowergup

Overview

  • Rail

    Project type
  • $15.5 million

    Total budget
  • Under Construction

    Project phase
  • 35

    Jobs supported
  • Early 2019

    Start date

    Late 2020

    End date

The upgrade of Nowergup Depot will increase maintenance capacity ensuring the reliable and efficient operation of Transperth services.

Located east of Ridgewood between Clarkson and Butler stations, the depot is used to stow and service railcars operating on the Mandurah and Joondalup lines.

The project includes the construction of a new maintenance building including 370m of wired rail track, 200m of unwired rail track to store track maintenance machines, and a new 800m train drivers footpath.

Benefits

  • Increased capacity to stow and maintain B-series railcars
  • Ensures the reliable and efficient operation of Transperth services

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