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    Unifertrans

    This open-access operator handles bulk freight, including oil products and minerals over eight routes. Address Str Nicolae Caramfil 63A 016146 Bucureşti Sector 1 Romania Phone +40 21 232 9887 Fax +40 21 233 3328 Email office@unicom-group.ro Website www.unicom-group.ro Traffic Gauge: 1435 ...

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    Turkmendemirjollari

    First line opened 1886. Established as an independent entity in 1991 following the break-up of the former Soviet Railways, TPK was reorganised as a state undertaking in 1993 and officially abolished in 2003 when the new Ministry of Railway Transport took responsibility for operations. The Serhetyaka – Bereket – Etrek ...

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    Travys

    Travys runs three lines: from SBB's station at Yverdon on Lake Neuchâtel to Ste Croix in the Jura mountains (YSteC, opened 1893), from SBB at Vallorbe to Le Brassus (PBr, opened 1899), and from SBB at Chavornay to Orbe, (opened 1894). Address Quai de la Thièle 32 ...

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    Transfesa

    Moves freight in private wagons with variable-gauge interchangeable axles for through running between 1 435 mm and 1 668 mm gauges; also offers warehousing and distribution and now licensed to operate throughout Spain. The company was purchased by DB AG in 2007. Address Calle de Musgo 1 ...

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    TransContainer

    This subsidiary of Russian Railways handles intermodal freight and is Russia's largest container operator. Address 6/2 Kalanchevskaya ul 107174 Moskva Russia Phone +7 499 262 8506 Fax +7 499 262 7578 Email trcont@trcont.ru Website www.trcont.ru Company size No. of employees: ...

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    Uzbekiston Temir Yollari

    Established as an independent entity in 1991 following break-up of the former Soviet Railways (SZD) organisation, the railway became a state-controlled joint stock company in 1994. It comprises the former Central Asian Railway division of SZD. A 75 km line into Afghanistan opened in 2011, initially being operated by UTY. ...

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    Sitarail

    First line opened 1905. The former Abidjan--Niger railway links Abidjan with Nangoloko on the Burkina Faso border, and runs thence to Ouagadougou and Kaya. The railway was operated as a single entity until 1989, when separate national administrations were formed. In 1994 a new mixed public/private company Sitarail (a subsidiary ...

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    STK SA

    Specialises in movement of out-of-gauge loads using large flat wagons, primarily between Upper and Lower Silesia, or to Poland's Baltic Sea ports or the Czech and Ukraine borders. Address ul Fabryczna 10 budynek B2 53-609 Wroclaw Poland Phone +48 71 798 7615 Fax +48 71 798 7617 ...

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    Željeznice Republike Srpske

    The first railway in what is now Bosnia-Herzegovina opened in 1872. Following the civil war (1991-95) and as a result of the Dayton peace agreement, two entities were created within Bosnia-Herzegovina -- the Federation and Republika Srpska. ŽRS operates the railways in Republika Srpska, comprising the east-west line from Novi ...

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    Rift Valley Railways

    The original line in Kenya opened from Mombasa to Kisumu on Lake Victoria in 1901. East African Railways & Harbours Administration was set up in 1948; it was divided into national railways for Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania in 1977. A concession awarded in 2005 to Rift Valley Railways to operate ...

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    Royal Railways

    The 30-year concession from 2009 aims to rehabilitate and expand the country's rail network. Services were restored to the Phnom Penh -- Sihanoukville line at the end of 2012. Initially ownership was shared: Royal Group (45%), Toll Group (55%). At the end of 2014 Toll Group divested its stake, and ...

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    Russian Railways

    First line opened 1834. Following the break-up of the Soviet Union in 1991, the new Russian Railways comprised 17 out of the 32 regions of the former Soviet Railways (SZD). These are shown in separate entries. In 2003, RZD was separated from ministry control and became a public company responsible ...

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    Tajik Railways

    Created on 1 October 1994, the railway comprises part of the former Soviet Railways Central Asian network. A line from Uzbekistan reaches the capital, Dushanbe, while the Uzbek main line from Samarkand to Andizhan passes through the northern part of the country. TDJ carries more than 90% of international traffic. ...

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    Yakutia Railways

    Created in 1995, this regionally-owned public-private joint stock company owns the Berkakit--Tommot line, and is building the extension to Yakutsk (443 km), scheduled to open in 2010. Address Ul Mayakovskogo 14 678900 Aldan Russia Phone +7 41145 32635 Fax +7 41145 32256 Email info@rw-y.ru ...

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    Romaine River Railway

    Links Havre-Saint-Pierre with Lac-Allard hauling ilmenite ore for QIT-Fer et Titane (Rio Tinto Fer & Titane). Address PO Box 160 Harve-Saint-Pierre, QC G0G 1P0 Canada Phone +1 418 538 2400 Fax +1 418 538 2796 Website www.riotinto.com/diamondsandminerals/rio-tinto-fer-et-titane-14778-fr.aspx Traffic Company size ...

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    Sabah State Railway

    The railway serves the main rice, rubber, and timber producing areas. It was constructed between 1896 and 1905 by the British North Borneo (Chartered) Company and was transferred to the State of North Borneo (now Sabah) in 1946, becoming Sabah State Railway in 1963. The railway consists of a single ...

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    Sakhalinskaya Railway

    Operates the network on the island of Sakhalin. Address Kommunistichesky Pr 78 693000 Yuzho-Sakhalinsk Russia Phone +7 42422 714400 Fax +7 42422 724848 Email info@rzd.ru Website www.rzd.ru Company size No. of employees: 4,936 Gauge: 1067 mm ...

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    Sangi Railway

    Operates passenger service between Kintetsu-Tomida and Nishi Fujiwara, and carries cement traffic from a plant at Higashi Fujiwara to the JR network at Tomida. It also now operates the narrow-gauge Hokusei Line which it took over from Kintetsu in 2003. Address 3-22-83 Tomida Yokkaichi-shi Mie-ken 510-8014 Japan ...

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    Severnaya Railway

    The Severnaya (Northern) Railway comprise five divisions based in Arkhangelsk, Vologda, Pos Vychegodsky, Sosnogorsk and Yaroslavl. Address Volzhskaya nab 59 150000 Yaroslavl Russia Phone +7 4852 294400 Fax +7 4852 256246 Website www.rzd.ru Company size No. of employees: 86,000 ...

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    Severo-Kavkazskaya Railway

    The Severo-Kavkazskaya (North Caucasian) Railway comprises five divisions based in Rostov-na-Donu, Krasnodar, Mineralnye Vody, Makhachkala and Grozny. Address Teatralnaya Pl 4 344019 Rostov na Donu Russia Phone +7 8632 259 4400 Fax +7 8632 259 4848 Email npskav@tsi.ru Website www.rzd.ru Company size ...