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South Africa launches new long-haul locomotive

South Africa launches new long-haul locomotive

The unveiling of a new high-powered locomotive at Cape Town station on Monday marks a turning point in South Africa's strategy to modernise and rehabilitate the country's railway services, the Passenger Rail Agency of SA said.
South Africa gets new GE locomotives

Chinese firm wins SA locomotives order

A consortium led by Chinese manufacturer CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive has been named as the winning bidder to supply Transnet with 95 electric locomotives as the South African state company embarks on a massive drive to upgrade its freight rail capabilities.

GE, Transnet in locomotive milestone

A joint venture between Transnet and US-based General Electric Transportation has delivered its first locomotive, the most advanced diesel electric locomotive yet built in South Africa, including 37% local content.