South African Rail Commuter Corporation


South African Rail Commuter Corporation

Infobox_Company
company_name = South African Rail Commuter Corporation
company_
company_type = State owned enterprise SOE
company_slogan =
foundation = 1990
location = flagicon|RSA Johannesburg
key_people = Zukile Nomvete, Chairman
Tshepo Montana, CEO
Salani Sithole, COO
David Kekena, CFO
num_employees = ~
revenue = ~ R4,2 bn 2007
industry = Commuter rail
products = Transport management services
homepage = http://www.sarcc.co.za/

South African Rail Commuter Corporation LTD (SARCC) is a large South African passenger and commuter rail services company. It was formed as a limited company on April 1 1990 along with Transnet out of the South African Transport Services. A majority of the company's stock is owned by the Department of Public Enterprises, or DPE, of the South African government. The SARCC holds custodianship of all commuter and passenger rail assets such as land in and around stations, infrastructure and rolling stock in the urban areas of South Africa. It operates the service through Metrorail. Metrorail was formed as a business unit of Transnet and was later moved to SARCC. In the eary 90s Metrorail was separted from the SARCC and placed under Spoornet but was later transferred back into SARCC in 2006.

ee also

* Netherlands-South African Railway Company
* Central South African Railways
* Gautrain
* Transnet
* Spoornet
* Metrorail

External links

* [http://www.sarcc.co.za SARCC]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Rail transport in South Africa — is arguably the most important piece of the country s transportation infrastructure. All major cities are connected by rail, and South Africa s railway system is the most highly developed in Africa. [… …   Wikipedia

  • South Africa — Republic of, a country in S Africa; member of the Commonwealth of Nations until 1961. 42,327,458; 472,000 sq. mi. (1,222,480 sq. km). Capitals: Pretoria and Cape Town. Formerly, Union of South Africa. * * * South Africa Introduction South Africa… …   Universalium

  • South Bend, Indiana — Infobox Settlement official name = City of South Bend, Indiana nicknames = settlement type = City imagesize = 250px image caption = South Bend from above image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location in the state of Indiana mapsize1 = map… …   Wikipedia

  • Metrorail (South Africa) — A Metrorail 10M5 train pulling out of Kalk Bay station in Cape Town Metrorail is an operator of commuter rail services in the major urban areas of South Africa. It is a division of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA), a state owned… …   Wikipedia

  • Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa — Rechtsform Staatsunternehmen Gründung 1990 (als SARCC) Sitz …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 1990 in South Africa — See also: 1989 in South Africa, other events of 1990, 1991 in South Africa and the Timeline of South African history. EventsFebruary* 2 February President FW de Klerk scraps apartheid and states that Nelson Mandela will be released ** The African …   Wikipedia

  • List of rail accidents (1950–1999) — List of rail accidents from 1950 to 1999.For historic accidents before 1950, see List of pre 1950 rail accidents .For accidents from 2000 to the present, see List of rail accidents . notoc 1950s 1950* February 17 1950 ndash; Rockville Centre, New …   Wikipedia

  • List of rail accidents (2000–present) — List of rail accidents from 2000 to the present. The list includes some terrorist bombings. For accidents before 1950, see List of pre 1950 rail accidents .For accidents between 1950 and 1999 (inclusive), see List of 1950 1999 rail accidents .For …   Wikipedia

  • October 2005 in rail transport — 2004, 2005, 2006 2004 in rail transport 2005 in rail transport 2006 in rail transport This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in October 2005. Contents 1 October events …   Wikipedia

  • 2006 in rail transport — Events January events * flagicon|India January 5 Railway workers across India begin voting on whether or not to hold a strike against Indian Railways in February. The union s demands center around pay scales, pensions, and private investment into …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.