The SishenSaldanha railway line, also known as the Ore Export Line (OREX), is an 861 kilometre long (535 mi) heavy haul railway line in South Africa. It connects iron ore mines near Sishen in the Northern Cape with the port at Saldanha Bay in.
Saldanha Bay (Afrikaans: Saldanhabaai) is a natural harbour on the south western coast of . Furthermore, its sheltered harbour plays an important part in the Sishen Saldanha iron ore project (connected by the . The port developed into a modern harbour only recently, when it became necessary to facilitate the export of.
The port covers a land and sea surface of just over 19,300 hectares within a . rail link directly connected to a jetty bulk loading facility for the shipment of iron ore. . Saldanha Bay operates a sophisticated VTS System perfected by Marine Data.
The expansion of Saldanha Port to meet nternational growing iron ore
Apr 9, 2014 . TRANSNET PORT TERMINALS The expansion of the Saldanha Port to meet international growing iron ore demand Karl Socikwa, . Maputo (Mozambique) Richards Bay (SA) Durban (SA) East London (SA) Ngqura (SA).