NIGHT AND WEEKEND WORKS IN THE RAIL CORRIDOR BETWEEN QUEEN STREET AND CHIEF STREET- 18/8/2017 – 21/8/2017

As part of the Torrens Road to River Torrens Project, the T2T Alliance will be undertaking works along the rail corridor

between Queen Street, Croydon and Chief Street, Brompton from 7pm Friday 18 August to 6am Monday 21 August 2017, weather permitting. Works within the rail corridor will be undertaken during the temporary closure of the Outer Harbor and Grange rail line from 2am Saturday 19 August to 5am Monday 21 August 2017.

Key activities and locations

  • Installation of noise walls along the rail corridor on Day Terrace and Euston Terrace, Croydon
  • Installation of permanent fencing on the Outer Harbor rail overpass
  • Asphalting works on the shared use path between Outer Harbor rail overpass and Coglin Street
  • Installation of bridge piles for the pedestrian bridge on Chief Street, Brompton
  • Vegetation trimming and removal in the rail corridor between Coglin Street and Chief Street
  • Delivery and welding of new rail tracks in the rail corridor at Coglin Street
  • Installation of posts and panels for retaining walls in the rail corridor between West Street and Coglin Street.

Equipment

A drilling rig, excavator, vacuum truck, loader, profiler, concrete pump, mobile cranes, crawler crane, elevated working platforms, welding equipment, compaction equipment, asphalting equipment, trucks and light vehicles will be used to perform these works. Lighting towers will also be in use during night works. Some noise can be expected, however the work will be managed to minimise disturbance to local residents and businesses as much as possible.

Temporary traffic arrangements

  • Coglin Street will be temporarily closed between Ridley Street and First Street to motorists, pedestrians and cyclists from 30pm Friday 18 August to 11.30pm Sunday 20 August 2017.
  • Please call the project enquiry line on: 1300 794 899 or email: enquiries@t2talliance.com.au if you have special access requirements during this temporary closure.
  • Lane and speed restrictions will apply in the vicinity of the works.
  • Access to properties will be maintained.
  • Signage will alert road users to changed traffic arrangements and local detours.
  • Traffic controllers will be in place to assist road users, cyclists and pedestrians.

Public transport users

The Outer Harbor and Grange rail lines will be temporarily closed from last service on Friday 18 August 2017 and reopen for first service Monday 21 August 2017. Substitute buses will be provided and will replicate the existing train timetables as closely as practicable. For more information on temporary rail line closures and substitute buses, please call Adelaide Metro Info Line on  1300 311 108 or visit: www.adelaidemetro.com.au

Rail maintenance activity

For more information about Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) rail maintenance works, to access the rail maintenance activity calendar and to register to receive night works notifications in digital form, please visit www.dpti.sa.gov.au/worksnotifications

Note: The Torrens Rail Junction (TRJ) Project is undertaking works within the rail corridor during this time between the Adelaide Railway Station Yard and Chief Street, Brompton. Should you require any further information regarding these works, please contact the TRJ Community Relations team via email: dpti.trj@sa.gov.au or phone: 1300 582 071.

For further information about the T2T Project works, including the latest traffic arrangements, please visit www.t2talliance.com.au You can also contact us on: 1300 794 899, or email at: enquiries@t2talliance.com.au