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Gibela to deliver cutting-edge commuter trains into South African rail network

A new, empowered South African company, Gibela (Pty) Limited (Gibela) introduced itself today to the country’s media. Gibela is charged with supplying 600 cutting-edge commuter trains for South Africans over a 10-year period. The trains will be manufactured at a new purpose-built facility in South Africa, staffed by South Africans.  

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PRASA and Gibela unveil the finalised design of their new commuter train

The project achieves its first milestone and now advances at full speed towards the manufacture of the vehicles

The final design of the new X'Trapolis MEGA commuter train to be delivered by Gibela to PRASA was unveiled today during Africa Rail, Africa's leading transport & infrastructure show.

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Gibela to deliver cutting-edge commuter trains into South African rail network

A new, empowered South African company, Gibela (Pty) Limited (Gibela) introduced itself today to the country's media. Gibela is charged with supplying 600 cutting-edge commuter trains for South Africans over a 10-year period. The trains will be manufactured at a new purpose-built facility in South Africa, staffed by South Africans.

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Contract worth R 51bn becomes effective

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) and Gibela Rail Transportation [1] have concluded the commercial close of the contract signed on the 14 October 2013 for the supply of 600 commuter trains (3,600 coaches) over the next 10 years.

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