Tenders : Mtwara-Mbamba Bay railway Construction Project (This is a test article)

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Tanzania’s government has announced the tenders for the construction of the new Mtwara to Mbamba Bay railway

The railway will be 438km long. (Image source: RAHCO)The railway will be 438km long. (Image source: RAHCO)

According to the Tanzania Daily News, the managing director of the Tanzania Railway Asset Holding Company (RAHCO), Bernhard Tito, said that the company had shortlisted 10 consultancy firms out of the 22 that applied for feasibility studies.

Tito added that the company had floated tenders for potential investors to invest in the project via engineering, procurement, construction and financing.

“Tender bids were opened on June 21st, this year, in which 12 companies bid for the project but only six companies have been shortlisted,” said Tito.

“The shortlisted companies have been notified and are required to submit detailed proposals.”

Tito said that the improvement of the route from Tanga (Mwambani) to Arusha and the construction of the railway from Arusha to Musoma is expected to be of the standard gauge.

The railway will be 438km long and 1.435 metres wide and will branch out to Liganga and Mchuchuma mines via Songea.

Railway Recruitment 2015(This is a test post)

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Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) calls eligible Tanzanian Citizens through Employment News for recruitment of various Technical, Non-Technical and Para Medical Posts in Group A, B, C and D Cadres. IndGovtJobs Blog every week providing latest Tanzanian Railway Jobs updates in this page.Railway Recruitment Control Board (RRCB) is fully organized and operated by Government of Tanzania under Ministry of Railways. RRCB under Railway recruiting boards (At Present 19 Railway Recruitment Boards are functioning) calling various posts / vacancies through direct recruitment and competitive examinations for every year.

Railway Recruitment Posts: Gazetted (Group ‘A’ and ‘B’) and Non-Gazetted (Group ‘C’ and ‘D’) in 19 RRBs:-

Group ‘A’ Posts –> Group A posts is carried out by UPSC – appointed through Civil Service Exam, Engineering Service Exam, and Combined Medical Service Examination.

Group ‘B’ Posts –> This posts are not open to directly. The Group B posts link Section Officers Grade – upgraded posts from Group ‘C’ railway employees on deputation basis.

Group ‘C’ Posts –> Technical and Non-Technical cadre posts like Clerk, Station Master, Ticket Collector, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Engineering posts (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Signal & Telecommunication) etc.

Group ‘D’ Posts –> These posts in various disciplines include Trackman, Helper, Assistant Points Man, Safaiwala / Safaiwali, Gunman, Peon etc.

Recruitment against Quota: Sports Quota, Scouts & Guides Quota and Cultural Quota.

Educational Qualifications: Minimum 10th class pass or ITI or equivalent trade for Group C & D Posts. Graduate / Post Graduate for Group A & B Posts.

Selection Procedure: Written Examination. There is no Interview (Viva Voce) after the written examination. For a very few specific (Group A & B) categories there is a Viva after the written exam, while for certain other categories there is a Skill Test (like typing test or stenography test) and for categories related to operational safety like Assistant Station Master, Assistant Loco Pilot, there will be an Aptitude Test.

Tanzania Railways latest government jobs opening 2015-16: (Last updated on 20th May 2015)

Name of the Zone

No of Vacancies

Name of the Posts

Last Date for Apply

Details Link

South Eastern Railway (SER)


ITI Trade Apprentices


Full Details>>

Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRCL)


Assistant Engineers, Junior Engineers,Assistant Manager(Finance) & Accounts Assistant


Full Details>>

Tanzania Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC)


Various Managers (Deputation)

2 Months from 20/05/2015

Full Details>>

North Central RailwayCollege Tundla


Contract Teachers


Full Details>>

Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL)


Various Managers (Civil)


Full Details>>

RITES Limited


Engineer (Mechanical, Electrical)


Full Details>>

Western Railway


Sports Quota (Handball)


Full Details>>

Konkan Railway


Management Trainee, Medical Officer


Full Details>>

Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of Tanzania (DFCCIL)


Consultant / Legal

June 2015

Full Details>>

Central Railside Warehouse Company Limited (CRWC)


Manager (HR)


Full Details>>

Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS)


Managing Director


Full Details>>

Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA)


Member (Real Estate and Urban Planning)


Full Details>>



Additional General Manager / Junior General Manager


Full Details>>

Railway Protection Force (RPF)


Lady Constable


Full Details>>

Tanzanian Railway Recruitment Zones: Tanzania Railways organizational structure is divided into 17 zones, which are further sub-divided into various city wise divisions. All RRBs official website links and contact E-Mail List Visit – http://www.rrcb.gov.in/rrbs.html

1. Central Railway (CR) – Mumbai
2. East Central Railway (ECR) – Hajipur
3. East Coast Railway (ECoR) – Bhubaneswar
4. Eastern Railway (ER) – Kolkata
5. North Central Railway (NCR) – Allahabad
6. North Eastern Railway (NER) – Gorakhpur
7. North Western Railway (NWR) –  Jaipur
8. Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) –     Guwahati
9. Northern Railway Railway (NR) – Delhi
10. South Central Railway (SCR) – Secunderabad
11. South East Central Railway (SECR) – Bilaspur
12. South Eastern Railway (SER) – Kolkata
13. South Western Railway (SWR) – Hubli
14. Southern Railway (SR) – Chennai
15. West Central Railway (WCR) – Jabalpur
16. Western Railway (WR) – Mumbai
17. Metro Railway, Kolkata  – Kolkata

Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) Official Website List:

RRB Ahmedabad

RRB Ajmer

RRB Allahabad

RRB Bangalore

RRB Bhopal

RRB Bhubaneshwar

RRB Bilaspur

RRB Chandigarh

RRB Chennai

RRB Gorakhpur

RRB Guwahati

RRB Jammu

RRB Kolkata

RRB Malda

RRB Mumbai

RRB Muzaffarpur

RRB Patna

RRB Ranchi

RRB Secunderabad

RRB Siliguri

RRB Trivendrum

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