Metronet Midland Station
Location: Perth, Australia
Project type: New train station
Start date: 2023
Investment: AUD330m ($246.7m)
The new Midland Station is being built 16km from Perth’s central business distric. The new station will replace the existing 53-year-old station in Midland to meet the growing transport needs of the region. The new station will improve local links andenable future mixed-use development at Victoria Street.
Crown Bridges Light Rail
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Project type: New tram line
Start date: 2021
Investment: €326m ($383m)
The Crown Bridges Light Rail project includes the construction of a 10km tram line that will connect the Laajasalo, Korkeasaari, and Kalasatama districts to Hakaniemi in Helsinki, Finland. Also known as Kruunusillat light rail, the project will offer a new route to Helsinki’s city centre in addition to creating a seaside route for cyclists and pedestrians.
Location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Project type: Railway modernisation
Start date: 2010
Investment: €9.79bn ($11bn)
The Stuttgart-Ulm railway project, also known as Stuttgart 21 or S21, is a project being undertaken by Deutsche Bahn to improve the railway connection between Stuttgart and Ulm in Germany. The project comprises two sub-projects, aimed at expanding the Stuttgart railway hub and developing the new high-speed Wendlingen-Ulm railway line.