TITLE

Carrying coal from Kalimantan

AUTHOR(S)
Kingsley, Nick
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Nov2010, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on a license granted to MEC Holdings by the Indonesian government to build a coal railway in the East Kutai regency of eastern Kalimantan. MEC plans to invest approximately one billion U.S. dollars on the line from the lignite mines at Muara Wahau to Bengalon port. It also intends to construct a complex of integrated industrial facilities at Bengalon. The project will include terminals equipped with a pair of unidirectional loop tracks.
ACCESSION #
55237196

 

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