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Notification of Work in Response to Public Health (COVID-19 Temporary Movement and Gathering Restrictions) Order 2021 – Reference MPW – Stage 2 SSD 7709

Premier’s announcement of stricter covid-19 lockdown conditions for greater Sydney on Saturday 17 July 2021 identified that all construction in greater Sydney would be placed on hold as of 12:01am Monday 19 July 2021. At that time there were no exemptions in place, hence, Sunday was the only period that make site safe and secure…

Diversion of Moorebank Avenue from Saturday 10 July 2021

As part of the Moorebank Intermodal Terminal development, all vehicles travelling on Moorebank Avenue will be detoured along a temporary diversion road instead of the existing roadway from Saturday 10 July 2021, weather permitting. While the diversion was planned to begin Sunday 4 July, as previously notified, wet weather conditions caused the date to be…

Moorebank Precinct West Stage 3 update

The Independent Planning Commission (IPC) is now considering the Moorebank Intermodal Precinct West Stage 3 planning proposal. The proposal seeks approval for the establishment of a works compound in the southern portion of the western allotment, associated ancillary works, subdivision of the site, and the importation of clean fill material. In March, the Department of…

Moorebank Avenue upgrade planning proposal submitted

Another exciting milestone has been reached for the Moorebank Intermodal Terminal development, with a formal planning proposal now submitted for the upgrade of Moorebank Avenue. Motorists using the new Moorebank Avenue will benefit from significant improvements to traffic flow, road safety and decreased travel time, if the proposal is approved and once completed. The proposed…

Moorebank Avenue Realignment: have your say

The Moorebank Avenue Realignment project involves the realignment and upgrade of the existing Moorebank Avenue between Anzac Road and the East Hills railway line, running predominantly to the east of the Moorebank Precinct East Site. Moorebank Avenue currently divides the Moorebank Logistics Park site, separating Moorebank Precinct East and Moorebank Precinct West. The realignment would…

Have your say on future Moorebank Precinct West development

An Environmental Impact Statement has been prepared on behalf of SIMTA to accompany a state significant development application (SSD) for the proposed Moorebank Precinct West Subdivision and Construction Compound development. The Proposal comprises the establishment of a works compound in the southern portion of the MPW site to facilitate progressive site development in accordance with…

Tree clearing west of Moorebank Avenue

BMD Constructions is commencing work for the Moorebank Avenue Upgrade as part of the Moorebank Intermodal Terminal. As part of that, trees to the west of Moorebank Avenue will be removed in coming weeks. Work will take place adjacent to Moorebank Avenue between Bapaume Road and 100m south of Chatham Avenue. Work will be completed…

Weekend rail construction, May 11 and 12

CPB Contractors will have crews working on the Southern Sydney Freight Line on the weekend of May 11 and 12, which may be audible to some residents in Casula and Glenfield. Work is taking place to finalise signalling and other necessary infrastructure ahead of the SIMTA rail link opening later this year. Trucks will access…

Weekend closure to resurface Moorebank Avenue rail bridge

To complete the road surfacing of the final alignment of Moorebank Avenue above the new rail underpass, a weekend closure of Moorebank Avenue either side of the Holsworthy-Glenfield rail line crossing will be required. The road will be closed to through traffic between Cambridge Avenue and Anzac Road from 9pm on Friday May 3 to…

Rail link construction to move east of Moorebank Avenue

SIMTA has received approval for clearing and construction of the Rail Link in the corridor east of Moorebank Avenue and south of the Import-Export terminal facility. SIMTA’s contractor, CPB Contractors, will be accessing the site from the entry points located off Moorebank Avenue to the south and north of Anzac Creek, and is expecting to…