Archive for: tracks

Spring Housekeeping Weekend

Spring Housekeeping Weekend

It’s been a busy housekeeping weekend on the Western Line with no trains running over the tracks. Besides the start to Baldwin Ave’s station upgrade,...

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Spain: Crossing Track Kills 12

Spain: Crossing Track Kills 12

Here’s a tragic example why people should never take risks crossing rail tracks. A train speeding through a seaside rail station has plowed into a group of...

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Easter Rail Work: The Noisy Stoner  Video, Photos

Easter Rail Work: The Noisy Stoner - Video, Photos

Track maintenance sounds less spectacular than preparing a new train station but it can be oddly fascinating. And it’s as important to the running of Auckland...

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Bonus Tracks  Photos

Bonus Tracks - Photos

Rail staff are using the bonus of continuing summer weather, minus a few showers,  and the long Auckland Anniversary weekend, with some train services replaced...

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Next Step Along Long Track to Electrification (Photos)

Next Step Along Long Track to Electrification (Photos)

SANDRINGHAM Rd bridge near Eden Park More necessary rail electrification work at the Sandringham -Onslow Rds and Mt Eden Rd bridges over the western line is among...

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