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  • New programme aims to ensure safer rail transport in SA

    Posted on March 27, 2017

    The Railway Occurrence Investigation Programme at the University of Pretoria was developed to assist in eliminating the escalating and repetitive nature of railway incidents through proper investigation.

  • UP partners with Railway Safety Regulator for new research chair in Railway Safety Engineering

    Posted on November 17, 2016

    Prof Cheryl de la Rey, Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria and Mr Nkululeko Poya, Chief Executive Officer of the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR), signed a memorandum of agreement for the sponsorship of the RSR Chair in Railway Safety on 14 November 2016.

  • Clear track to the future

    Posted on March 05, 2015

    Prof Hannes Gräbe is convinced that researchers at the University, in collaboration with railway stakeholders, have the technical expertise and facilities needed to be a leader in railway engineering in Africa.

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