Expressions of interest called for two METRONET construction and design contracts.
The Victorian government will inject $1 billion into road and rail projects for Melbourne suburbs Lyndhurst, Cranbourne West and Lynbrook.
The new designs will incorporate the heritage-listed stations at Cheltenham and Mentone and a third track will be installed at Cheltenham station.
The first test trains are now running on a new section of elevated rail running between the Melbourne stations of Dandenong and Westall.
Lendlease, together with its partners has been selected by the Victorian Government to deliver the Southern Program Alliance – a level crossing removal project in Victoria.