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Nov 29, 2013
An arbitration tribunal has ordered the Bombela Concession Company to undertake immediate remedial work on the Gautrain tunnel section between Johannesburg Park Station and Emergency Shaft 2 to halt the inflow of water into the tunnel.
Oct 25, 2013
The Gautrain Management Agency has proposed the development of seven new rapid rail routes along identified high-mobility corridors in Gauteng.
Oct 04, 2013
The Gautrain Management Agency is mulling the acquisition of 40 new Gautrain rail cars.
Sep 06, 2013
The delay and disruption claim the Bombela consortium filed against the Gauteng government in August last year will only be resolved by 2016.
Jul 12, 2013
The Bombela Concession Company can double only one more train, operating in the mornings on the Pretoria–Johannesburg line, before it has provided all the rolling stock it has available.
Mar 22, 2013
The Tshwane Metro has unveiled the name of the Tshwane rapid transit system – A Re Yeng, or Let’s Go.
Mar 19, 2013
The Tshwane metro on Tuesday showed the media what its purple and green Tshwane rapid transit (TRT) system stations would look like, while it also unveiled the name of the new R3.5-billion bus system: A Re Yeng, or Let’s Go. The name was selected following a public...
Feb 01, 2013
The arbitration case between Bombela and the Gautrain Management Agency is likely to take at least another two years.
Sep 14, 2012
May 18, 2012
Apr 26, 2012
Gautrain operator Bombela has started demonstration running of trains to Park station, in downtown Johannesburg.
Apr 20, 2012
The Gautrain Management Agency is hopeful the remaining leg of the Gautrain route will open “some time in May”.
Jan 20, 2012
The Gautrain Management Agency has indicated that the remaining leg of the Gautrain route, is, as a best-case scenario, expected to open in March or early April.
Nov 04, 2011
The Gautrain link between Rosebank and Park Station will open in January 2012.
Oct 28, 2011
Oct 28, 2011
The Gautrain Management Agency will appeal a decision by the National Consumer Commission that the rail operation is contravening the Consumer Protection Act.
Oct 21, 2011
The Gautrain Management Agency and the Bombela operating company are in talks around alleviating the congestion experienced on Gautrain rapid rail link trains.
Sep 30, 2011
The Gauteng Management Agency has proposed construction work at the Gautrain station at OR Tambo International Airport, which will allow it to offload passengers from 4.5 coaches.
Sep 23, 2011
The Bombela consortium has submitted its statement of case with regard to the delay and disruption the consortium experienced in construction work.
Aug 26, 2011
The Gauteng Management Agency has described the disruption to the Gautrain service, owing to copper cable theft, as disappointing.
Aug 05, 2011
The Johannesburg–Pretoria link of the Gautrain rail project was officially opened on August 2, 2011.
Aug 02, 2011
The second phase of the Gautrain had a smooth start on Tuesday morning, with the first two trains leaving Hatfield station, in Pretoria, for Rosebank station, in Johannesburg, carrying around 1 500 passengers, said Bombela spokesperson Errol Braithwaite. The first...
Jul 15, 2011
The Gauteng Management Agency expects the Johannesburg–Pretoria link of the Gautrain rail project to go live in "two to three weeks".
Jul 12, 2011
The Johannesburg – Pretoria link of the Gautrain should open in “two to three weeks”, said Gautrain Management Agency CEO Jack van der Merwe on Tuesday. The second phase of the R26-billion project had originally been scheduled to start operations in March. The...
Jul 01, 2011
A construction update on the Gautrain rapid rail link for May 2011.
Jun 24, 2011
Work on phase two of the Gautrain rapid rail project is proceeding smoothly, as the operator prepares to meet its completion date at the end of this month.
May 27, 2011
The Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport has reported that it may investigate the feasibility of extending the rapid rail link across the province.
May 20, 2011
A construction update on the Gautrain rapid rail link for April 2011.
Apr 22, 2011
It will cost commuters R49 to travel on the Gautrain between the Hatfield station, in Pretoria, and Park station, in central Johannesburg.
Apr 21, 2011
A construction update on the Gautrain rapid rail link for March 2011.
Apr 08, 2011
Construction on the Gautrain project has hit a technical snag in the tunnel section from the Rosebank station to Park station, in Johannesburg.
Apr 06, 2011
Mar 25, 2011
Construction of the Gautrain has hit a technical snag in the tunnel section from the Rosebank station to Park station, in Johannesburg.
Mar 23, 2011
Construction on the Gautrain project has hit a technical snag in the tunnel section from the Rosebank station to the Parktown station, in Johannesburg. Gautrain Management Agency CEO and project leader Jack van der Merwe says this last leg of the 80 km route has...
Mar 18, 2011
A construction update on the Gautrain rapid rail link for February 2011.
Feb 11, 2011
A construction update on the Gautrain rapid rail link for January 2011.
Dec 10, 2010
A construction update on the Gautrain rapid rail link for December 2010.
Nov 26, 2010
The second and final phase of the Gautrain, the link between Pretoria and Johannesburg, will only be completed on June 27 next year, and not March 27 as originally planned, says Gautrain Management Agency CEO Jack van der Merwe.
Nov 12, 2010
A construction update on the Gautrain rapid rail link for November 2010.