Bombardier will be responsible for the design and supply of the signalling system, which will include Release 4 Bombardier EBI Lock 950 computer-based interlocking system, EBI Screen central traffic control centre, EBI Switch 500 point machines and EBI Track 2000 train detection system.
The contract is Bombardier's first ERTMS project in Africa. The company is currently delivering an interlocking system for Astaldi on the Tabia - Mecheria line.