All Sudan articles

  • Egypt ENR train with GE Wabtec loco
    News

    Egypt – Sudan railway preliminary studies completed

    2022-03-01T05:30:00Z

    AFRICA: Preliminary studies for the construction of a passenger and freight railway between Egypt and Sudan have been completed, Egypt’s Ministry of Transport has announced. The first phase of the proposed line would run for 285 km from Aswan to Abu Simbel in Egypt, with the ...

  • The first SDD1 mainline diesel locomotive for Sudan Railways Corp has been rolled out.
    News

    Sudan Railways locomotive rolled out

    2022-01-07T13:56:00Z

    SUDAN: The first SDD1 mainline diesel locomotive for Sudan Railways Corp has been rolled out. The national operator awarded Chinese manufacturer CRRC Ziyang a 450m yuan contract for 27 locomotives on September 6 2020. The 1 067 mm gauge six-axle locomotives are suitable for both passenger ...

  • Ethiopia - Djibouti railway
    News

    Addis Ababa – Khartoum railway study funded

    2020-06-10T11:57:00Z

    AFRICA: Funding has been awarded for a comprehensive study of the technical, economic, environmental and social feasibility of building a 1 435 mm gauge railway linking Addis Ababa in Ethiopia with Khartoum in Sudan, together with an extension to Port Sudan on the Red Sea. The two-year ...