Surveying Sydney Trains

Overview AAM have worked alongside Sydney Trains for over two decades providing Detailed Services Search (DSS) surveys of Greater Sydney’s rail network. Their purpose is to provide accurate representations of underground services for the network’s future design. AAM is currently Western Sydney’s preferred data supplier for previously surveyed Sydney areas. Sydney Trains requires a specific […]

Surveying a Rail Corridor for Transport New South Wales

Surveying a Rail Corridor for Transport New South Wales Overview AAM were commissioned to conduct a 2.7km railway corridor Mobile Laser Scanning (MLS) survey to determine its Building Information Model (BIM) suitability. This required accurately defining assets and utilities with dense point cloud information for feature survey and 3D modelling production. . Situation The survey […]

UGL Train Carriages Modelling

Overview UGL required high-accuracy 3D models of Sydney Trains’ “Tangara fleet” railcar interiors. We initially undertook a four-carriage test study checking the components’ consistency in preparation for the fleet’s refurbishment. Situation Our 3D carriage interior models included stairwells, vestibules, end saloons and drivers’ desks to assist with their redesign. Focus areas included geometric components like […]

Kowloon Terminus

Qualifying accuracy & integrity of transportation infrastructure The Mass Transit Railway Corporation (MTR) and the Hong Kong Government constructed the world’s largest underground high-speed train terminus connecting Hong Kong and Mainland China. Consisting of 15 platforms and an iconic roof structure, it’s an engineering masterpiece formed from three lattice trusses supported at only nine locations. […]