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We're removing 10 more level crossings by 2025, bringing the total to 85 level crossings gone for good.

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A new train storage facility has been built in Kananook to replace the existing train storage facility in Carrum and provide capacity to accommodate more trains in the future following completion of the Metro Tunnel project.

The facility was completed in May 2020 and has enough space to house three times the number of trains that could previously be stored at Carrum.

Train storage facilities are where trains are parked while not in operation. Typically, trains return to a storage facility at the end of service and are stored overnight until they are required. While there, the trains are cleaned internally and prepared for the next day's service. This includes removing waste, minor maintenance and routine inspections.

Train storage facilities help make sure train services across the rail network are operating as efficiently and reliably as possible.

Check out the Kananook Train Storage fact sheet for more information.

News

Kananook Signal Control Centre

Kananook Signal Control Centre

16 Dec 2021
Full steam ahead on the Frankston line

Full steam ahead on the Frankston line

08 May 2020

Publications

Works notice – Drainage upgrades at Wells Road, Seaford

18 Jan 2022

From 31 January to 21 February 2022 works to relocate drainage in and near the stabling facility will take place along sections of Wells Road and Miles Grove.

Edithvale, Chelsea, Bonbeach, Carrum and Seaford community update – June 2020

29 Jun 2020

Edithvale, Chelsea, Bonbeach, Carrum and Seaford area update for June 2020.

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Kananook Train Storage Facility

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