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Feb 05, 2010
An update on the progress of the Gautrain for February 2010.
Dec 11, 2009
This is an update on the progress of the Gautrain rapid rail link for December 2009.
Dec 04, 2009
This is an update on the progress of the Gautrain rapid-rail link for December 2009.
Nov 20, 2009
This is an update on the progress of the Gautrain rapid-rail link.
Sep 18, 2009
This is an update on the progress of the Gautrain rapid-rail link for August 2009.
Aug 28, 2009
This is an update on the Gautrain rapid-rail link for the month of August.
Aug 19, 2009
Attached please find a press release on: Rocla, the leading specialist in precast concrete infrastructural products and solutions in southern Africa, has completed delivery of 25 massive reinforced concrete beams to the Bombela Civils Joint Venture for the closure of...
Jun 26, 2009
This is the construction update for the Gautrain rapid-rail link for May 2009.
May 22, 2009
Feb 13, 2009
Oct 30, 2008
Oct 23, 2008
The Gautain’s first tunnel breakthrough was achieved on September 24, thereby forming one continuous tunnel, just over 4,2-km long, and making the connection between the Marlboro portal and Mushroom Farm park. Newly appointed Gauteng Premier Paul Mashatile, who...
Aug 15, 2008
With the handover of the first actual Gautrain train set in Derby, in the UK, last month, now nothing but a pleasant memory, it's back to work for the Bombela project team, with the first deadline looming for the consortium.
Jun 27, 2008
Civil engineering contractor, Liviero Civils, has contributed to a range of works on the Gautrain rapid-rail link project at the Rosebank and Sandton stations.
Jun 27, 2008
Despite being slightly behind schedule, there is no cause for concern that the Gautrain will not be completed according to schedule, assures Gautrain project leader Jack van der Merwe.
Jun 27, 2008
Construction of the Gautrain Rapid Rail Link is progressing along the entire 80 km route. At the end of May, just over 6 km of the 15 km tunnel section of the Gautrain route had been excavated, and earthworks and construction of viaducts and bridges is taking place...
Apr 25, 2008
Construction work on the Gautrain is well into its second year.
Apr 11, 2008
Construction of the R25-billion Gautrain rapid-rail project is proceeding apace with the tunnel-boring machine (TBM) having tunnelled a distance of 100 m by the end of February.
Apr 04, 2008
Beneath the Gauteng traffic Bombela had - by February - completed 2 441 m of the 14 643 m to be tunneled between Johannesburg and Marlboro for the Gautrain rapid-rail project.
Mar 28, 2008
Process solution provider Alfa Laval is asisting Bombela project managers to find a more economic way to dispose of the unwanted sludge at its Mushroom Farm Park site.
Nov 16, 2007
Gautrain project leader Jack van der Merwe said at a recent presentation that the warning systems currently employed at the Gautrain construction sites are set for a revamp. This comes after the first on site fatality during September.
Jul 06, 2007
The Gautrain project involves a modern state-of-the-art rail connection, linking Sandton, Johannesburg, Pretoria and OR Tambo International Airport (formerly Johannesburg International Airport).
Jun 29, 2007
A clear priority of the Gautrain rapid-rail link is to meet the first 45 month operational completion deadline for the route between Sandton and the O.R Tambo International Airport, says Bombela Turnkey Contractor (TKC) CEO Ian Thoms. Since the second operational...
Feb 02, 2007
The rock-breaking technology, NoneX, is adding value to the Mushroom Farm Park shaft-sinking for the Gautrain project by limiting vibrations, says Mushroom Farm Park and Marlboro drill-and-blast tunnelling contracts manager Emmanuel Clech.
Jan 19, 2007
The R25-billion Gautrain project in December received the environmental go-ahead from the Gauteng Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environ-ment (GDACE), for variants proposed to the rapid-rail system’s original northern route alignments.
Dec 08, 2006
Tunelling work on the Gautrain project will start in February next year.
Dec 08, 2006
Work on the construction of the Gautrain rapid-rail link has now begun in earnest. Along Oxford Road, in front of The Zone shopping centre in Rosebank, it is clear that the Bombela concessionaire has moved on from the enabling works phase.
Oct 13, 2006
Nine years after the prefeasibility study for the Gautrain rapid-rail link was initiated, construction of the R25-billion project has started.
Sep 28, 2006
Construction on Africa's first rapid-rail link, Gautrain, started on Thursday after the Gauteng provincial government and the concessionaire, Bombela, signed a 30 000-page concession-agreement for the construction, operation and maintenance of the project. Speaking...
Sep 01, 2006
The Gauteng Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment (GDACE) has approved the proposed variant route alignments between Mushroom Farm Park, Sandton and the M1 highway; what would be the Marlboro tunnel portal and the N3 highway; and between...