Effective Rail and Interchange Solutions for Passenger and Freight Industries

With a strong team of rail engineers located across the Asia Pacific region, MWH, now part of Stantec, works with clients across multiple sectors and has expertise in both heavy and light rail modes and in providing the most effective interchange solutions.

Grain Corp Project Regneration

MWH was engaged by GrainCorp as their owner’s engineer for the delivery of selected  rail infrastructure projects for their Project Regeneration. MWH are responsible for the civil, track and signalling elements in delivering stakeholder interface and management across New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland, reviewing project information and previous studies, site visit and inspection, managing site investigation works, producing feasibility and optioneering design, concept design and detailed design, preparing tender documents including specification and scopes of work, preparing budget estimates, providing tender support, rail specific risk assessments, track infrastructure investigation and general rail project delivery support.

Gold Coast Light Rail

MWH provided support to the Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) and TransLink from from the initial planning phase in 2006 right through to the construction phase. MWH deliverables included concept design, patronage forecasting, environmental planning, and business case development including the successful funding submission to Infrastructure Australia.

MWH then provided technical advice to TMR through the design development, the PPP tender process and into construction. At the same time, MWH undertook corridor planning for Stage Two including the connection to the heavy rail system and a southern extension. MWH deliverables included value management for the heavy rail connection, concept design, and alignment and station planning.

MWH rail services span the entire project life cycle including:

  • Business case development
  • Feasibility studies
  • Regulatory planning and permitting
  • Concept design
  • Detailed design
  • Procurement
  • Construction monitoring and contract administration
  • Project management
  • Asset management
  • Consultancy services.