A batch of 60 new bogie grain hoppers built by Betou Beifang Chuangye, China, for Tunisian National Railways (SNCFT) was delivered to the Tunisian port of Bizerte on June 25.
TUNIS public transport operator Transtu has submitted an application to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for a €100m sovereign loan to help finance its €240.2m Urban Rail Fleet Renewal programme.
TUNISIAN National Railways (SNCFT) has signed a Dinars 160m ($US 69.4m) contract with Progress Rail, United States, for the supply of 20 EMD series GT42AC metre-gauge diesel-electric locomotives.
TUNISIAN National Railways (SNCFT) has issued a call for tender for the supply of a fleet of 20 diesel-electric freight locomotives.
CSR Nanjing Puzhen has delivered the first of 12 standard-gauge and eight metre-gauge dmus ordered by Tunisian State Railways (SNCFT) in 2009.