'The Age' offices at Southern Cross

'The Age' is currently getting a new office building constructed on the southern side of Collins Street, across the road from Southern Cross Station and located over the railway lines. Here are some photos of the construction work involved with decking over the lines.

Work continues

May 13, 2008

First cross track beam in place

The signal in the foreground has been substantially shortened

May 7, 2008

Crane erection

April 9, 2008

Crane erection

April 9, 2008

Crane erection

April 9, 2008

Crane erection

Adding counterweights

April 9, 2008

Supports ready for beams

April 8, 2008

Crane erection

Putting the main boom into place

April 8, 2008

Crane erection

The smaller white crane getting replaced by a much bigger yellow one, to lift the main spans to go over the tracks

April 1, 2008