On December 2, 2014 Sany Palfinger’s cranes were selected by Turkish construction company. YapiMerkezi for the new 389 kilometer Awash to Weldia railway line in Ethiopia.
The $1.7 billion Awash-Weldia project is part of an investment programme by Ethiopian Railway Corporation to connect northern Ethiopia with central regions, in a bid to drive economic growth in the country. It is one part of a plan to add 2.400 kilometers of new railway lines aimed at completing a comprehensive network.
SANY Palfinger’s truck mounted crane PK23500 make great performance in the construction of this project.