Wellington Station Upgrades
Railway station platforms around the Wellington network are being improved. The work includes extending the length, rebuildingor re-surfacing some platforms. At others, the railway tracks will be moved slightly to make sure the new Matangi trains fit comfortably alongside.
During 2009 - Extension of Johnsonville Line platforms at Crofton Downs, Ngaio, Awarua St, Raroa, Khandallah and Simla Crescent stations Work at Epuni and Petone stations on the Hutt Valley Line Begin rebuild ofPukerua Bay on the Paraparaumu Line (North Island Main Trunk) Start realignment of tracks at some Paraparaumu Line stations.
During 2010 - Rebuild Pukerua Bay, Redwood and Waikanae stations on the Paraparaumu Line Build second platform at Paraparaumu station Extend Box Hill and Johnsonville Stations on the Johnsonville Line Continue realignment of tracks at selected stations.
During 2011 - Essential repairs and reconstruction at Kenepuru Station on the Kapiti Line were completed. The work included resurfacing of both platforms, strengthening of the southbound platform frontage and upgrading the main access path on the southbound side to prevent any further erosion.
During 2012 – Naenae Station is scheduled to be upgraded this year.