Why is the SGR route not following the existing Metre Gauge Railway reserve?

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 06:19 -- sgradmin

In order to achieve the desired speed, efficiency and haulage, the design parameters especially horizontal curvature and vertical gradients, new right of way had to be obtained. Its approximately 20% of the existing railway corridor which be utilized by the SGR. It should be noted that SGR should provide quality of service that is globally competitive.


Standard Gauge Railway Uganda
Developing the Tororo-Kampala (Eastern) and Tororo -Amuru-Packwach (Northern) routes