Dar - Moro Project
Contract for phase one of Dar es Salaam – Morogoro 300 kilometers Standard Gauge Railways signed on 3rd of February 2017, construction works commenced on 2nd May 2, 2017. The project expected to complete on 2nd of November 2019.
2.7 Tanzania Trillions of Shillings are spent for Dar es Salaam – Morogoro SGR Line Project.
A 2.56 Kilometers Viaduct Bridge is constructed in Dar es Salaam City Center to Ilala Shaurimoyo to avoid traffic.
Total of 26 Large Bridges and 243 Small bridges are constructed from Dar es Salaam to Morogoro. Also, there will be 17 Overpasses and 15 Underpasses for People, animals and Vehicles
Six (6) Stations are constructed between Dar es Salaam and Morogoro, there will be 2 Major Stations at Dar es Salaam and Morogoro and intermediate stations at Pugu, Soga, Ruvu and Ngerengere. Station designs are based on Tanzania environment, Culture and Natural resources found including Minerals.
SGR trains will use electricity for moving Locomotive.
Telecommunication & Signaling
Trains operations will use European Train Control System Level 2 to ensure safety and efficacy in SGR operation activities at the Main Control Room at Dar es Salaam main Station.
Main Workshop and Marshalling Yard
Main Workshop and Marshalling Yard for Shunting Block trains is constructed at Kwala in Coast region.