December 8, 2018 - Gibela rolls out first South African-built X'Trapolis Mega EMU (Press Article)

THE first locally-assembled Alstom X’Trapolis Mega suburban EMU for Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) left the Gibela plant at Dunnottar in Gauteng on December 7 bound for the operator’s depot at Woolmerton north of Pretoria. The Gibela plant will assemble 580 six-car X-Trapolis Mega sets for Prasa over the next decade all of which will include DTI's locally built Passenger Information Systems.