Construction of power lines between Dar es Salaam (Kinyerezi) and Morogoro (Kingorwira) was complete and that Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) was ready to power the Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) locomotives.
Tanzania Daily News: The East African Community (EAC) Secretariat has heaped praise on Tanzania’s progress and pace in the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway and Julius Nyerere Hydropower Project (JNHPP). EAC’s Deputy Secretary General in charge of Planning, Infrastructure, Finance and Administration, Engineer Steven Mlote described the country’s pace as […]
China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) is working on the reconstruction of the central railway in Tanzania, one of the most important highways in this country. The 1000 mm gauge railway, built over 100 years ago, connects the country’s largest city of Dar es Salaam, located on the shores of […]
By Olawale Rasheed The refusal of China to fund Ugandan SGR line and subsequent declining of Chinese funding by Tanzania leadership set East Africa on a new trajectory in railway development . That involves semi- isolation of China backed Kenyan SGR with the rest of the countries within the zone […]
Tanzania has signed an agreement to link its Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) to Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo, in a deal that gives Dar es Salaam’s multi-billion-dollar project a major shot in the arm,the Eastern African has reported. Transport ministers of the three countries Isack Kamwelwe (Tanzania), Jean […]