New Generation Rolling Stock Maintenance Centre

  • Client
    Laing O'Rourke
  • Location
    Wulkuraka Queensland
  • Value
  • Year
New Generation Rolling Stock Maintenance Centre
Inside the NGRS VPS construction completed.

NGRS – Maintenance Centre (Wulkuraka QLD)


Project Scope


Watercon were engaged by Laing O’Rourke, who were the main contractor for, Bombardier Transportation Australia, who’s brand new Maintenance Centre for the New Generation Rolling Stock in Wulkuraka QLD was being built. Watercon scope of works was to design, supply, manufacture, install & commission. A skid mounted vacuum sewage extraction Station capable of 6.5 L/Sec.

10 off ROEDIGER Extraction Pistol Type UP6. Stainless steel hose saddle pistol stand which included,  Stainless steel 3″ male cam lock, Flexible suction hose length of  8m, & Installation accessories.

Airvac 2″ Interface valve Sump Assemblies for the Cleaners sink & VPS, which was also connected to the NGRS maintenance facility vacuum sewerage extraction system.

Electrical scope of supply, Supply of cables, Site electrical installation for vacuum / sewage pumps, vessel instrumentation and associated equipment incl. Pump Station electrical cubicle, FOBOT in pump station electrical cubicle, optic fibre switch, All programming of PLC to provide required Modbus registers for monitoring via BMS / SCADA, Test and verify all outputs from Pump Station PLC / RTU. Factory & site acceptance testing.

Odour control system was a FiltaOdor FO170 Passive Biofilter, The system was biological treatment system which is a ODS capable of removing between 90-98% of odours.

Operator maintenance, troubleshooting  & training. Along with IOM Manuals for the for both the VPS & the Roediger UP-6 extraction pistol.


See Watercon train extraction system promo video


See a similar project Geelong Train Extraction System.