The National Society of Tunisian Railways (SNCFT) is a non-administrative public institution responsible for the management, operation and maintenance of the Tunisian rail network.
It is also responsible for the development of this network through the extension of existing lines or the creation of new lines. This establishment, which is endowed with the civil personality and the financial autonomy, is placed under the tutelage of the Ministry of Transport.
Projects & Investments
PROJECTS RELATED TO REGIONAL INTERGRATION
NETWORK DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
At the national level
- Extension of the southern suburbs of Tunis towards Soliman. (8km).
- Extension of electrification to Nabeul and Sousse. (150 km)
- Doubling of the track on the section Moknine – Mahdia (25 km).
- Renewal and reinforcement of the armament of the tracks of the lines ensuring the service of the phosphates exploitations of the zone of Gafsa. (406km).
On the Maghreb plan
The high performance lines: The link of the main cities of the Maghreb namely: Casablanca, Algiers, Tunis and Tripoli A speed of 250 km / h for passenger trains and 120 km / h for freight trains.
High performance lines will extend in Tunisia over a total length of 840 km of track
The expected travel times:
Casablanca – Algiers (1200 km): 6 hours
Tunis – Algiers (1000 km): 5 hours
Tunis – Tripoli (800 km): 4 hours
PROJECTS RELATED TO CONSOLIDATION OF SECURITY
- Equipment of 130 Level Crossings
Fiber Optic Support Transmission Network
achieved: 836 km
programmed: 621 km.
in progress: 384 km.
FREIGHT TRANSPORT AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF LOGISTICS
The creation of 3 logistics activity zones in Sousse, Ghannouch and Jendouba, with a view to boosting the rail transport of various goods, particularly containers
LES INVESTISSEMENTS EN MATERIEL ROULANT
The planned acquisitions:
110 Cars for interurban passenger transport.
600 wagons for the transport of phosphate and its derivatives.
Various wagons for freight transport.
Implementation of the rehabilitation program
The Park In Manufacturing
28 electric oars for passenger transport on RFR
20 locomotives for the transport of phosphate and its derivatives.
Wagons for the transport of cereals
INVESTMENTS IN CONSTRUCTION OF NEW MAINTENANCE ESTABLISHMENTS
Construction of a building for the maintenance of locomotives and renovation crates wagons in Ksar Gafsa.
Construction of a repository for maintenance of normal track equipment: programmed in the 2016-2020 plan.
A new workshop depot dedicated to the maintenance of the rolling stock of the future “RFR” fast rail network.
A new depot for the maintenance of self-propelled trains
at metric gauge
stations, stations and stops
tunisian dinar TND
4 518 collaborators
42 years 9 month
63% of collaborators
Serving customers on Sundays and holidays
4916 Wagons and containers
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