Renewal of the railway: the works continue!

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The work started since the central station of Lomé arrived at the phase of the ballastage.

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After the siting of new rails and their connections to the thermite welding, up to the final stage of the complete renewal of a part of the railway line on the axis running from Boulevard du 13 Janvier to the Boulevard de la Kara. A work of the Bollore Group conducted in the field by Togolese, agents of Blueline Togo accompanied by the Group’s experts.

There are thousands of cubic meters of ballast that will be dumped and leveled on the new road built. Work started this Friday, January 22nd by the teams of Blueline Togo. The ballast plays an important role in the damping effects of the passage of the train on the ground and is involved in the resistance of the crossbars. For this work, the Bollore Group through Blueline Togo deployed new rails and crossbars to revitalize rail transport in Togo.