DURBAN METRORAIL NETWORK – Re-signalling (PRASA)

CLIENT REQUIREMENT Replacement of the existing signalling system at various stations within the Durban area to increase the line capacity while also enhancing the safety and reliability of the commuter train service. The project scope also included several track layout changes, the relevant OHTE changes and new power supply, at various stations to improve the operational flexibility. The…

NACALA CORRIDOR

CLIENT REQUIREMENT To develop the Nacala Railway Corridor Project for the transportation of approximately 18 million tons of coal from the expansion of Moatize Mine (Mozambique) to Nacala. The railway system connects the existing mine in Moatize, via Malawi, to a new coal terminal in Nacala a Velha (Mozambique). The project was funded by Vale,…

TRANSNET (RSA) Long Term Planning Framework

Client Requirement Development of Transnet’s 30-year strategic Long-term Planning Framework (LTPF) for the periods 2013 – 2016 of the entire South African freight rail network. Project Scope Rail core network capacity analysis including hubs and terminals Determination of the type, timing, cost and effects of planned interventions on network capacity to ensure adequate capacity ahead…

MAJUBA Eskom: Detailed Design And Commissioning

CLIENT REQUIREMENT Function as the contractor’s designer in an EPC environment. PROJECT SCOPE The electrification, traction and distribution power supplies, signalling and telecommunications systems to be designed and constructed on a newly built 67km private siding link between the Transnet coal line at Ermelo (Nooitgedacht) and the ESKOM Majuba power station. SOLUTION The designs, contractor’s…