South Africa is preparing to open access to the railway infrastructure for private operators, which should become an important factor in the recovery of the country’s economy after the pandemic. The plan for restructuring and restoring the country’s economy, presented by South African President Cyril Ramaphos in 2020, outlines a […]
The minister recalled that the 2015 resolution of the African Union designating South Africa as rolling stock hub is in tandem with the country’s capacity for manufacturing and innovations.
Transnet and its counterpart Eswatini Railways have formally called for potential funders, those who need to move freight, construction managers, and builders of rolling stock to get in touch – as the long-planned Eswatini Rail Link (ESRL) project inches towards breaking ground. Late last week the state companies said they are […]
Transnet SOC Holdings Ltd. applied to the nation’s High Court to have the contracts for 1,064 locomotives set aside because they were based on a “flawed market demand strategy,