Palmford Majuba Rail Link

EMPLOYER
Eskom

CONSULTANT
VKE Engineers

YEAR COMPLETED
1996

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R50.5M

LOCATION
South Africa, Mpumalanga, Palmford

PROJECT TYPE
Bulk Earthworks

DESCRIPTION
Construction involved the following: Construction of 11,6 km of bulk earthworks and formation for new railway line to Majuba Power Station. 450 000 m 3 Cut to fill, 50% Of above in rock, 100 000 m 3 Cut to spoil, 70 000 m 3 Layerworks, Stormwater culverts, 400 000 m 3 Borrow to fill, Subsoil and Kable drains, Concrete underpasses.