This project by has achieved an 'Excellent' Design v1.2 IS Rating.
The CBD and South-East Light Rail (CSELR) is being delivered by the ALTRAC Light Rail Partnership (ALR) with design and construction obligations in respect of the CSELR passed down to a design and construct joint venture (D&C JV) consisting of ACCIONA Infrastructure Australia Pty Ltd (Acciona) and Alstom Transport Australia Pty Limited (Alstom). The D&C JV are engaging with various other pre-qualified design and construction sub-contractors. The CSELR project consists of:
i. the design, construction, manufacture, testing and commissioning of:
a. the CSELR, which will be a new light rail system to service the Sydney CBD and south east Sydney running from Circular Quay to Central Station via George Street, and on to Kingsford and Randwick via Surry Hills and Moore Park. The CSELR must include Light Rail Vehicles (LRVs) (the manufacture of which is outside the scope of this rating), CSELR Stops, terminus facilities, interchanges and facilities for the maintenance and stabling of LRVs;
b. public domain works, including a pedestrian zone in George Street from Hunter Street to Bathurst Street; and
c. adjustments to existing public roads, footpaths and cycle ways, existing Utility Services and private properties that are affected by the construction of the CSELR.
ii. the testing and commissioning of the CSELR
- Rating Type Rail
- Practical Completion March 2020
- Jurisdiction Australia
- States NSW
- Other Stakeholders ACCIONA, Transport for NSW (TfNSW)