Standard Gauge dual rail in Spain and Australia. Technical details on Dual rail option for Kenya.

Other countries that have had to upgrade their railway lines have come up with detailed research into the options available.

See research done in Spain

http://www.vialibre-ffe.com/pdf/Track_gauge_changeover.pdf

Australia dual gauge railway.

Switzerland rail

Wallangarra, Australia

Western Australia


The trans-continental passenger train Indian Pacific, which has run between Sydney and Perth since 1970, is seen on the dual gauge track (3’6″ and 4’8.5″ – 1067 mm and 1435 mm) between Kalgoorlie and Perth (655 km) in 1976, with the loco in the scheme of the then Westrail.

Francis Gichuhi (692 Posts)

Architect Francis Gichuhi . B.Arch. University of Nairobi. Registered Architect, Kenya. Member, Architectural Association of Kenya. Contacts. email info@a4architect.com. Telephone +254721410684


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