To the casual observer it looks like the present road-over-rail overpass could have easily been duplicated with minimal disruption. Instead, a 95m single span steel arch rail-over-road overpass will be constructed. Artist impression has just emerged:
Kilmany rail bridge concept designs released Gippsland Times
Even though the new structure will only take a week to slide into position, according to the article, unless a completely new alignment is established then I see a closure of the line beyond Traralgon for months. Not only do embankments and abutments have to be constructed for the railway, but the existing ones for the road will also have to be removed.