Wodonga Rail Bypass, railway over local road

Project Details
Owner: Australian Rail Track Corporation
Consultant: GHD Melbourne
Contractor: John Holland Constructions (as Southern Infrastructure Alliance)
Location: Wodonga, Victoria, Australia

Project Scope

Manufacture and delivery of Multi-Plate Arch Type HA for road crossing

Project Notes

  • Multi-Plate Arch Type HA59 Hot Dip Galvanised steel finish
  • 36.0m long, 6.55m span x 4.973m high arch.

This project improved the efficiency of the main rail line between Sydney and Melbourne. The project involved constructing a 5 km dual track rail bypass of Wodonga, and included a new train station, seven bridges, and this arch.

The arch allows road traffic to pass under the railway to access local government owned lands.