Transport Access Program 3 – Stanmore and Denistone Stations Upgrades - ISCouncil

Transport Access Program 3 – Stanmore and Denistone Stations Upgrades

Project Details

  • Project Owner: Haslin Constructions
  • Rating Type:As Built Design
  • Registered Date: May 2022
  • Completion Date: April , 2023
  • Location: NSW
  • Stakeholders: Transport for NSW, Haslin,Arcadis, DesignInc,Haslin Constructions

Overview

The Stanmore and Denistone Upgrade is part of the third tranche of Transport for NSW’s Transport Access Program, known as TAP 3 and seeks to improve access to public transport for those with disability, those with limited mobility or parents with prams and customers with luggage (TAP 3 | Transport for NSW). Providing accessible transport services for everyone in the community, is one of the six priorities for Transport for NSW’s Future Transport Strategy.

Key benefits

Stanmore Station

  • Two lifts providing access to all platforms
  • Family and easily accessible toilets on Platforms 1/2
  • Accessible ramp from the station to Trafalgar Street
  • Regrading of the station underpass
  • Regraded station entrance and concourse on Douglas Street
  • Kiss and ride bay on Douglas Street
  • New accessible parking space on Douglas Street.

Denistone Station

  • Two new lifts connecting the station concourse to the station platforms
  • New canopies and new benches at the boarding assistance zones on both platforms
  • Upgrades to both platform surfaces including the waiting rooms to provide accessible paths from the new lifts to the boarding assistance zones and station amenities
  • Upgrade the existing stairs on both platforms with new compliant handrails
  • New family accessible toilet and new unisex ambulant toilet within the existing station building on Platform 1 and 2
  • Reinstate the heritage awning at the station entrance
  • New kiss and ride bay and a new bench next to the existing school service bus stop on Gordon Crescent
  • One new accessible parking space in the commuter car park on Gordon Crescent with new line marking
  • Relocate the existing bike racks in the Gordon Crescent car park
  • Relocate or replace existing Opal readers, drinking fountain, vending machine and seating
  • Upgrade the footpaths and ramp access between the station entrance and the existing car park on Gordon Crescent and regrade the pathways throughout the station precinct for accessibility
  • Improvements to CCTV, lighting and way-finding.

TAP3 projects strive to achieve maximum social, economic and environmental outcomes and value for money. The approach to embedding sustainability on the TAP 3 program is to look at the main activities of the program and identify sustainability opportunities and outcomes.

While the scope of the TAP 3 program will focus on upgrades to meet Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport (DSAPT) requirements, the upgrades may also facilitate the use of public transport by:

  • Enabling more people to transfer from using private vehicles to public transport by making stations more accessible;
  • Designing interchanges to enable people to access stations by sustainable and healthy modes such as walking and cycling and by bus;
  • Providing accessible parking at stations to enable trains to be used for most of the journey instead of driving the whole journey

Project Details

  • Rating Type:Rail
  • Registered Date: 02/06/2022
  • State:NSW
  • Suburbs: Stanmore and Denistone
  • Assessor: Sean Barry
  • Other Key Stakeholders Transport for NSW, Haslin

To find out more information about this project, visit the Transport for NSW website:
https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/projects/transport-access-program

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