Date: 23-Mar-2017

Event Details


Mernda Rail Extension

Hosted by Engineers Australia's Civil Infrastructure Victorian Branch and the Transport Society of Australia

Learn about the Mernda Rail Extension project, from its design and construction to the challenges that delivery partners are facing
Overview

The Mernda Rail Extension Project is an 8km extension of the existing South Morang line to Mernda. The scope includes three new stations, train stabling facilities, sections of elevated rail and excavation through rock under two main roads.

The Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA) is delivering the project on behalf of Public Transport Victoria and has recently let a design and construct contract to John Holland, with KBR as designers. Construction is due to commence shortly.

Speakers
Ian Ransley Design Manager, Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA)
Ian has over 30 years of experience in the design, management and coordination of major transport infrastructure projects, specialising in heavy and light rail.
Rob Hammer Design Manager, KBR
Rob is a Project Manager with over 14 years' experience in engineering and project management. He has previously held management and oversight roles in various transport related project.

DATE & TIME
Thursday, 23 March 2017
6:00PM to 8:00PM
VENUE
Engineers Australia Level 31, 600 Bourke Street Melbourne
TICKETS (incl. GST)
EA Member: $0
Non-member: $30

CONTACT US
Jenna Vine
Group Engagement Officer
Engineers Australia
jvine@engineersaustralia.org.au
CPD HOURS
This session is worth up to 1.5 Engineers Australia CPD Hours.

https://www.engineersaustralia.org.au/Event/mernda-rail-extension