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With the recent commencement of track laying at Section 8 at Syokimau. the demand for the units has increased. Nevertheless, production at the Sleeper Factory in Section 7 at Emali ...
March 19, 2015 - 4:43 PM
The Standard Gauge Project is well underway and has already employed many locals along the railway's path. The project is divided into different sections all camped along the railway from ...
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
The President inspected a trial section of the SGR at Mtito Andei and later toured a plant for manufacturing rail sleepers and bridge sections. Speaking when he addressed local employees ...
The VIP Engine that will to be used by visiting VIPs to the SGR Project.
The TL-003 Engine parked in Section 7 Kajiado County.
The SGR Track 6km from Masimba Township
The Ndumoto 3 Railway Bridge
The SGR Railway Track in Emali
Steel mesh work installed on the Emali Motor Bridge for safety purposes
PROGRESS: In March 2017 is expected to have the first speed train, 56% of the line is complete.
MATERIALS: The construction has used local materials like sand, concrete and ballast.
CONSTRUCTION: The SGR Project has created jobs for locals who are actively involved in the construction.
LOCOMOTIVES: Kenya has chosen to give 56 locomotives to the freight handlers to ensure they do not lose business
Railway Sleepers arranged on a bed with the steel bolts already inserted. The next step is to place the two steel bars on the sleepers to form a single unit.
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" ...
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 ...