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Sydney Metro Northwest Prototype Stations Project Completion

We are delighted to advise the safe and successful completion of the Sydney Metro Northwest Prototype Stations for the Northwest Rapid Transit Infrastructure Joint Venture.

The project was delivered on schedule just before Christmas 2015, on budget and with no lost time injuries, within 61 days.

The project features two life size station models, an underground station and above-ground concourse for official testing in the North West.

“We’re taking Sydney’s new metro stations out for a test drive to make sure we deliver the best experience possible for commuters – it’s another example of making sure our customers are at the centre this project,” NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance said.

The scope of works for the Station Concourse included:

  • Construction of two heavy duty framed pods which also includes partitions, linings, roofing, ceiling works, tiling, painting, fixtures and fittings to wet areas & joinery to SM room
  • Fabrication and installation of a structural steel lift shaft
  • Fabrication and installation of portal frames, awning and balustrade structures
  • Glazing to two lift shafts
  • Glazing to screens and balustrades
  • Installation of framing and glazing to main canopy
  • Roofing to main canopy and auxiliary roof
  • Installation of roof safety system to main canopy
  • Wayfinding install
  • Supergraphic installation
  • Paving works
  • Architectural hardwood timber soffit install
  • Electrical works (distribution boards and light fitting install)
  • Construction of three mock escalators
  • Installation of stacked door
  • Installation of pressed stainless steel (Rimex)

The scope of works for the Station Platform included:

  • Fabrication and installation of structural steel
  • Wall lining throughout with a painted finish
  • Installation of heavy duty framing
  • Installation of architectural finishes (perforated wall and ceiling panels and baffle grid systems)
  • Construction of a mock timber lift shaft and escalator
  • Paving
  • Electrical works (distribution board and light fittings)
  • Wayfinding install
  • Supergraphic installation

Special thanks to the project team, subcontractors and suppliers that have tirelessly helped throughout the project. Congratulations to all on a safe and successful project.

  • Gartner Rose Schofields Prototype
  • Gartner Rose Schofields Prototype


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