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METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook Line procurement narrowed to two

  • Two alliances shortlisted to design and build METRONET's Morley-Ellenbrook Line
  • Contract to design, build and commission electric railway with supporting systems and five new stations
  • Biggest of four works packages to deliver the Morley-Ellenbrook Line
  • McGowan Government pressing on with major road and rail projects to boost economy
  • Early works already underway as part of the New Bayswater Station project
  • Construction of METRONET and Morley-Ellenbrook Line to create thousands of jobs

Ground-breaking milestone on METRONET project

  • Tunnel-boring machine Sandy breaks through at Bayswater dive structure
  • Ground-breaking milestone marks end of tunnelling on Forrestfield-Airport Link project
  • Track installation on Forrestfield-Airport Link due to begin in July
  • METRONET projects crucial to Western Australia's COVID-19 economic recovery
  • Six METRONET projects to be underway this year, creating thousands of local jobs

Public transport services to increase when WA schools return

  • Orange school buses to run as usual from Wednesday April 29, 2020
  • Further Transperth services, including special school services, to start Monday May 4
  • Increased cleaning regime to continue across PTA fleet
  • Bus drivers will continue to be paid through the latest timetable changes
  • The McGowan Government will begin reinstating some of the public transport services that were recently withdrawn due to the coronavirus pandemic.

METRONET’s new Bayswater Station project set to create jobs

  • Evolve Bayswater Alliance named preferred proponent to design and build the new Bayswater Station project
  • Another METRONET project milestone set to create jobs and boost the economy
  • New METRONET station will form a junction for the Midland Line, Forrestfield-Airport Link and Morley-Ellenbrook Line
  • Project will inject further vibrancy into Bayswater town centre
  • Current 1960s structure to be replaced with modern facility

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