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A glimpse into 5 major station redevelopment projects in Australia: Transforming Australia’s stations and terminals into world leading transport hubs

A glimpse into 5 major station redevelopment projects in Australia: Transforming Australia’s stations and terminals into world leading transport hubs

This article provides a quick overview of five of the major station redevelopment projects currently underway across Australia ahead of the 2nd Annual Stations and Terminals Design and Development Summit 2018.

Read on below to find out more about how each of these projects is ensuring intermodal connectivity, integrating customer centric design principles into station design and how they are planning to position these stations as catalysts for urban growth and development.

Reinvigorating a 178 year old station to improve the passenger experience: Insight into France’s Montparnesse Station Redevelopment Project

Reinvigorating a 178 year old station to improve the passenger experience: Insight into France’s Montparnesse Station Redevelopment Project

Montparnesse station is one of the major railway stations serving the city of Paris. It is used by passengers taking the TCV high speed trains to reach major cities such as Bordeaux, Rennes and Nantes.

In this interview, Boubekeur Merabet, Senior Project Manager, SNCF Paris explores the challenges of preserving the heritage of this 178 year old station and the strategies developers are using to integrate the station within existing railway facilities.