Tag: ONCF

AfDB supports modernization of Morocco’s railways with €300 million

April 20, 2021

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has earmarked €300 million for the Moroccan Railways Office (ONCF), that financed the project meant to increase the capacity of ... Read More

Railways: Morocco holds remote training for senior officials of African rail companies

March 30, 2021

More than 100 senior officials representing 13 African railway companies are taking part in a training session organized by Moroccan national railway operator, Office National ... Read More

Morocco’s railway operator picks Alstom for maintenance of its new-generation electric locomotives

March 20, 2021

Morocco’s national railway operator (Office National des Chemins de Fer) has chosen French Alstom company to ensure the maintenance of new-generation PRIMA M4 electric locomotives. ... Read More

Covid-19 costs five major Moroccan public enterprises over $600 mln

June 24, 2020

The restrictive measures to slow the outbreak of the coronavirus ensued revenue losses estimated at $600 million for five Moroccan state-owned enterprises. These include flag ... Read More

Railways: Morocco’s ONCF Receives First Batch of Prima Electric Locomotives

January 3, 2020

Morocco’s national railway operator ONCF has received lately the first of 30 Prima M4 locomotives being manufactured by the French Alstom company under a €130 ... Read More

Morocco’s ONCF Awards Alstom €130 Mln Contract For 30 Electric Locomotives

February 9, 2018

French train manufacturer Alstom has won a €130 Mln contract awarded by Moroccan National Railway Operator ONCF for the purchase of 30 electric Prima locomotives. ... Read More

Morocco to Undertake one Last Test in Feb 2018 before Launch of Africa’s First TGV

December 29, 2017

Africa's first high speed train will be launched in Morocco in 2018 after conducting one last test next February, state-owned railway operator ONCF said. The ... Read More

France Loans Morocco €128 million to buy Locomotives

December 24, 2017

France granted a 128 million euro loan to fund the locomotives that Morocco's national railway operator (ONCF) plans to purchase as part of its development ... Read More

Moroccan Railways’ Net Profits hit 223 Million DH in 2016

July 16, 2017

Morocco’s state-owned railway operating company (ONCF) posted a net profit of 223 million Dirhams in 2016, up 31% compared to 2015. The company said in ... Read More

Casablanca-Tangier TGV to Start Operating in Summer 2018

April 20, 2017

Works to complete Morocco’s high speed train (TGV), the first in Africa, have reached a progress rate of 86% and the project is expected to ... Read More