2.4 COUNTRY NAME   Railway Assessment

HQ to INSERT HERE a map of the railway network from the Rome GIS team.

REPLACE THIS TEXT with a 3 - 5 paragraph narrative on the status of the national railway network. Identify its role in the national transport framework and capacity. Cite reliability issues, known bottlenecks or any other constraints which may exist. Also identify any on-going or planned improvements / upgrades and expected impact on the network.   ENSURE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES IDENTIFIED IN THESE PARAGRAPHS HAVE THEIR CONTACT DETAILS IN SECTION 4.1: Government Contact List. Create the list by completing the 4.1 template. 

For more information on government contact details, please see the following link: HQ staff will input a link to section 4.1 Government Contact List here.

Travel Time Matrix

Travel Time from Capital City to Major Towns ( REPLACE THIS TEXT with the unit of measure for the travel times indicated, i.e. hours, days, weeks )

 

Capital

Town A

Town B

Town C

Town D

Town E

Town F

Town G

Capital

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town B  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town C  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town D  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town E  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town F  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town G  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Railway Companies and Consortia

REPLACE THIS TEXT with a 2 - 4 paragraph narrative describing the private railway companies or consortia responsible for the management of the rail capacity. Identify the level of competitiveness in the market and the role (if any) of the government in pricing regulation. ENSURE COMPANIES IDENTIFIED IN THESE PARAGRAPHS HAVE THEIR CONTACT DETAILS IN SECTION 4.9: Railway Companies Contact List. Create the list by completing the 4.9 template. 

For more information on railway company contact details, please see the following link: HQ staff will input a link to section 4.9 Railway Companies Contact List here.

Capacity Table

Use this table to identify the capacities of key companies and lines.  

Rail Operator Capacity

 

Operator /

Company Name

Operator /

Company Name

Operator /

Company Name

Lines Operates On

List lines

List lines

List lines

Max Train Length and / or Pulling Capacity

 

 

 

Locomotives

Electric / Diesel / Steam

Electric / Diesel / Steam

Electric / Diesel / Steam

Covered Freight Wagons Size (m)

 

 

 

Flatbed Freight Wagons Size (m)

 

 

 

High-sided Freight Wagons Size (m)

 

 

 

Drop-side Freight Wagons Size (m)

 

 

 

Key Route Information

Use the table below to provide basic information of key domestic and international routes (International routes are those directly entering, and regularly utilized routes from neighbouring countries).   Identify the routes in the second row, replacing the red lettering. Insert or delete columns as required.  

 

Standard Route Information

 

Route A

From - To

Route B

From - To

Route C

From - To

Route D

From - To

Track Gauge

 

 

 

 

Ruling Gradient

 

 

 

 

Total Track Distance

Single and / or Double

Single and / or Double

Single and / or Double

Single and / or Double

Type of Rail

Weight and if welded or not

Weight and if welded or not

Weight and if welded or not

Weight and if welded or not

Type of Sleeper and Fastenings

 

 

 

 

Total Track Travel Time

 

 

 

 

Maintenance

Good / Marginal / Bad

Good / Marginal / Bad

Good / Marginal / Bad

Good / Marginal / Bad

Companies / Consortiums Operating on Line

 

 

 

 

Traffic Frequency

Monthly / Weekly / Daily

Monthly / Weekly / Daily

Monthly / Weekly / Daily

Monthly / Weekly / Daily

Security

Good / Marginal / Bad

Good / Marginal / Bad

Good / Marginal / Bad

Good / Marginal / Bad

Main Stations

 

 

 

 

Key Stations

Use the table below to provide information on key stations / main cargo hubs, both domestic (i.e. stations serving major manufacturing / agricultural / distribution centres ) and international (i.e. stations supporting import or export). Add or delete columns as necessary.  

Key Station Information

 

Station Name

Station Name

Station Name

Location

 

 

 

Contact Information

 

 

 

Connections with Other

Transport Means

Road / Waterways / Air

Road / Waterways / Air

Road / Waterways / Air

Storage Capacity

(m 2 and m 3 )

 

 

 

Handling Equipment

 

 

 

Handling Capacity

 

MT / Hour
TEU / Hour

MT / Hour
TEU / Hour

MT / Hour
TEU / Hour

Other Comments