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Sishen – Saldanha railway line

Work included loading, transporting and off-loading concrete sleepers; constructing skeleton track; off-loading ballast delivered to site by ballast wagons; lifting, aligning and tamping track to design requirements; welding rails into long welded rail and destressing; constructing turnouts; constructing stop blocks; constructing level crossings; supplying and installing flange lubricators, track and road signs.


Location Saldanha – Sishen
Title  Ore Line expansion project:
Sishen Saldanha (North)
Client  Transnet Freight Rail
Construction Period  June 2007 – October 2009
Consulting Engineers  HMG – JV
Work Constructed by  Aveng Rail as a subcontractor
to Concor (100%)
Main Subcontractors  OHTE: Tractionel