Transnet rail ‘under attack’ by cable thieves
In just 14 days, Transnet Freight Rail has experienced 152 cable theft incidents with more than 40km of cable stolen
Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) has warned it is “under attack” by cable thieves after an alarming spike in incidents in the past week which is crippling the state-owned company’s business.
TFR, the largest operating division of state-owned logistics company Transnet, on Thursday said it has experienced a surge in cable theft and vandalism across the rail network which has had a severe impact on operations, resulting in significant delays in its train service. ..