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First Sydney Metro City station now complete

Waterloo Station has become the first station to be completed on the new city section of the Sydney Metro City & Southwest project.

Waterloo Station has become the first station to be completed on the new city section of the Sydney Metro City & Southwest project.

Following more than four years’ worth of major construction, the works to transform the 25-metre-deep station box into a brand new station.

The station will now be handed over to Metro Trains Sydney (MTS), who will operate the network. Final preparations will also get underway, with MTS set to undertake testing and commissioning before the station fully opens.


 

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The underground Waterloo Station is the first of six new stations that will be delivered in the city section. When it’s open, the new station will see 18,800 passengers pass through daily.

Works will continue on the other Sydney Metro stations, which will be completed and opened progressively.

It took more than 5000 people a total of five million work hours to complete the new station.

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