1. FOUR LOCOMOTIVES PROCURED RECENTLY AT UGX 42BILLION: URC through funding from the Government of…
Uganda Railways Corporation’s Response to Statements Arising from the COSASE Meeting
URC affirms the following:
- The four (04) locomotives purchased are fit for purpose, reliable and compatible with the Meter Gauge Railway system
- Currently URC personnel (Engineers & drivers) are being trained and tested to operate and maintain the locomotives
- URC is undertaking spot track improvement and modification to the triangles or the turn points for the locomotives to operate safely and will be completed by 15th November 2021.
URC assures its customers and general public that these locomotives are what we need to satisfy the capacity demand of our customers.