Rocklea station construction update - February 2023

During February 2023, UNITY Alliance will continue service relocation works, overpass foundation construction, drainage works and platform construction at Rocklea station.

 

Details of work

The following activities are scheduled to occur between 6:30am and 6:30pm, Monday to Saturday during February 2023, weather and construction conditions permitting:

  • Continue construction of inground services including excavation for drainage and installation of service conduits and pits
  • Continue installation of station platform steel reinforcement, formwork and concreting
  • Inground service investigation, disconnection, and relocation works for stormwater and drainage
  • Continue foundation works for the new lifts, stairs and pedestrian overpass.

The following activities will occur outside the project’s normal working hours, as outlined below.

At Rocklea station and between 6:30pm and 6:30am intermittently during February 2023, the following works will occur:

  • Delivering materials and equipment onto station platforms and removal of materials from site
  • Platform concrete slab pours using concrete trucks and pump trucks.

At Rocklea station and the rail corridor, and between 12:00am Saturday 11 and 3:00am Monday 13 February 2023, the following works will occur:

  • Installation of drainage and electrical services
  • Platform construction works including steel fixing and concreting
  • Cable service route relocation and under track crossing installation works between Rocklea and Salisbury stations.

At Rocklea station and the rail corridor, and between 6:00am Saturday 18 and 3:00am Sunday 19 February 2023, the following works will occur:

  • Installation of drainage and electrical services
  • Platform construction works including steel fixing and concreting.

At Rocklea station and the rail corridor, and between 10:00pm Wednesday 22 and 4:00am Thursday 23 February 2023, the following works will occur:

  • Installation of drainage and electrical services
  • Platform construction works including steel fixing and concreting.

At Rocklea station and along the rail corridor, and between 12:00am Saturday 25 and 3:00am Monday 27 February 2023, the following works will occur:

  • Installation of drainage and electrical services
  • Platform construction works including steel fixing and concreting.

 

Work locations at Rocklea station

Map showing work areas at Rocklea station and no pedestrian access between Brooke Street and Railway Parade.

 

What to expect

During these works you may notice some intermittent disruptions such as:

  • Trucks and machinery including frontend loaders, excavators with rock breakers, vacuum trucks, concrete trucks, mobile cranes, saws, small power tools, minor vibrating equipment, and mobile lighting towers to light work areas at night
  • Changes around your local areas such as construction vehicles, traffic management signs, and personnel
  • Increased noise, vibration and dust associated with the use of heavy machinery and equipment

If you want to know more, all of this information is available in PDF form:

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