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The Standard Railway Project will among others involve the construction of a railway from Mombassa to Nairobi. Mombassa being in a costal area provides a gradient challenge for the railway ...
February 15, 2015 - 3:55 PM
At the Section 7 steel yard, work on steel is a never ceasing process. The steel yard is where steel is bent, cut, welded and tensioned for specific purposes. It ...
January 23, 2015 - 4:43 PM
January 14, 2015 - 6:04 PM
The SGR Section 7 construction camp has the mandate of production of railway sleepers, dispatch of railway steel and production of the railway bridge girders. The girder is a horizontal ...
January 5, 2015 - 9:17 PM
Gantry cranes are a type of crane built atop a gantry, which is a structure used to straddle an object or workspace. They are also called portal cranes, the "portal" ...
Sleepers ready for installation.
Installed sleepers on the railway
A sleeper is prepared for testing at the testing facility in Emali
Locals work together with the Chinese to undertake a repair of a welding machine.
Locals use a hydraulic tensioning machine during the preparation of the moulds for railway sleepers
An electric welding machine being operated by a Kenyan
At the Sleeper Factory in Section 7, a local worker operates a hopper that unifrmly pours concrete for the railway sleeper production.
A local worker keenly operates the hydraulic machine applies tension to the bridge's steel cables.
The T-Beam during transportation to the storage location after casting.
They are now taken off into the storage location awaiting inspection before being qualified.
The sleepers are cut into individual units by this rotating blade
December 17, 2014 - 9:03 PM
Safety at the SGR (Standard Gauge Railway) is very important. The Safety department at Section 7 arranged a safety meeting for the workers where they were trained on how to ...
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December 13, 2014 - 9:17 PM
The Standard Gauge Railway Section 7 is responsible for the production of railway sleepers and casting of railway girders. The site is very expansive and due to these factors a ...
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