WEST AFRICA ECOWAS RAILWAY SYSTEM
Railnet is also in the development and planning stages of an 18,000km Pan-African railway system that will interconnect several Economic community of West Africa (ECOWAS) nations including Mali, Senegal, The Gambia, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Cote D'Ivoire, Liberia, and Nigeria.
G-RAIL GHANA'S RAILWAY
G Rail is Ghana's proposed standard gauge railway. The combined passenger and freight service will serve the various mining, mineral deposit, and agricultural regions throughout the country while improving transit and shipping times throughout the country, as well as the entire West African region. The system will cover over 2000km route miles with over 4000km of track.
SENEGAL AND MALI
The Dakar to Bamako section will consist of upgrading a 1,228km railway to standard gauge between the border with Senegal and Bamako in Mail. This will improve the connectivity between Dakar Port in Senegal and landlocked Mali. By offering multi-modal transport options costs of moving goods will be much cheaper allowing the region to thrive.
With bauxite reserves estimated at +2 billion metric tons, the railway will be able to efficiently move the raw materials at significantly reduced impact on the nations roadways as well as at a much quicker rate.
DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO
Develop a plan to create a total muilt-modal solution to get goods to and from the sea ports to the major inland centers. Upgrading the nearly 5,000km rail system from narrow to standard gauge will allow goods to be transported more efficiently.