Railroad

After Egypt's 1st monorail contract, Bombardier may be part of another project

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 12:20 GMT

President of Bombardier Inc. Danny Di Perna stated in a TV interview Sunday that he had met with Minister of Transportation Kamel al-Wazir.

22 Transmashholding railcars to arrive in Egypt next week

Wed, 26 Aug 2020 - 10:25 GMT

The second batch of the third batch of Transmashholding railcars will arrive at Alexandria Port next week.

Bashtil Train Station targeted to serve Upper Egypt will be completed in 2025

Sat, 22 Aug 2020 - 02:37 GMT

A few months ago ERA began the construction works of the station located northern Giza governorate.

Delivery of Egypt's 5th batch of GE train engines postponed to September, more units to arrive

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 10:12 GMT

Source at ERA told Egypt Today that the delivery of the fifth batch of the General Electric train engines scheduled for mid-August has been postponed to September.

Official reveals crucial feature in General Electric train engines purchased by Egypt

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 11:47 GMT

Sources at ERA told Egypt Today in July that the fifth batch of the train engines supplied by General Electric will arrive in August.

Egypt receives 2nd batch of Transmashholding railcars

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

The batch consists of 22 vehicles.

Almost 50% of railroads, stations development in Egypt completed

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 01:05 GMT

ERA is also constructing Bashtil Station at LE4.7 billion.

Indian company renovates 117 railroads in Egypt

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 03:05 GMT

An Indian company finished the renovation of 117 out of 125 railroads introducing an electronic control system.

ERA allocates LE55B to development works in 2020-2022

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 02:54 GMT

The development works will take place between July 1, 2020 and July 1, 2022.

ERA to purchase 12 rail test machines

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 - 10:01 GMT

ERA will receive four rail test machines worth €8.5 million by the end of 2020.

5 rail test machines to arrive within a year

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 - 10:25 GMT

The machines will enable the authority to better diagnose defects in the railroads which would increase safety, and inhibit derailment accidents.

Railroad loses LE 5B annually, has 40K excess labor: ministry

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 12:18 GMT

Railroad loses LE 5 billion ($279 million) annually, said Deputy of the Transportation and Communications Committee of the House of Representatives.

Security measures tightened at metro, railroad ahead of Easter

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 - 01:32 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior, in collaboration with the Ministry of Transportation, has toughened security at Metro stations

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