Seaford Rail Extension

ClientSouth Australian Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI)
Contract typeDesign and Construct
Length5.7 kilometers
Total length of bridge1.2 kilometers

Between 2010 and 2012, CIMIC subsidiary Thiess worked as part of a joint venture to significantly improve transport rail services to residents of Adelaide’s southern suburbs. The 5.7-kilometer Seaford Rail Extension will save them about ten minutes on their way to the city. In addition to rail lines, stations, and park-and-ride facilities, the project also included a bus station, three road bridges, and a 1.2-kilometer-long bridge over the Onkaparinga Valley. The long span technique helped Thiess minimize the construction footprint on the southern nature reserve.

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Level 5 179 Grey Street
QLD 4101 South Bank • Australien
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