Nacala Corridor Project



The Nacala Corridor railway project will link the Moatize coal mine in Tete Province, Mozambique, via Malawi, to Nacala Port, Mozambique over a total distance of 906 km. Mota-Engil Africa has been awarded both sections of the project in Malawi, comprising 245 km (Sections 3 and 5). 
One section of the project entails the construction and renovation of 100 km of existing railway and the other section entails construction of a new 145 km railway line from Kachaso on the Malawi-Mozambique border to Nkaya Junction in the district of Balaka, Malawi.

  • Client

    Vale S.A.

  • Country


  • Segment of Activity

    Engineering and Construction

  • Completion Date

    December 2014