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GAUTRAIN RAPID RAIL LINKPPPAfrica Regional PPP Conference14-15 November 2011 HISTORY OF THE PROJECT Gautrain Management Agency•The Gautrain Rapid Rail Link Project is a transport infrastructure project, developed, operated and maintained through a Public-Private Partnership agreement, signed with BombelaConcession Company, on the 28thof September 2006;•It is the first modern, ‘state-of-the-art’ Rapid Rail Link transport project for Africa, consisting of approximately 80km of railway line, 10 stations, and approximately 125 buses in its dedicated feeder and distribution system;•It is expected that the system will transport approximately 100,000 passengers per day when fully operational. It is anticipated to become fully operational before the end of March 2012.•The Project has two distinct phases:--PHASE I: 5 Year Development Period (2006 to 2011)-PHASE II: 15 Year Operational Period (2011 -2027) SOURCES OF FUNDING SOURCES OF FUNDING•The South African National Government undertook to fu...