Engineering News | Audio Articles http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/audio-articles Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:58:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Gauteng launches 2019 travel survey to assist with transport planning http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-launches-2019-travel-survey-to-assist-with-transport-planning-2019-03-20 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:38:00 +0200 514840 1553092831 1553089080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788488_resized_ismailvadi0319dylan1022.jpg Dr Ismail Vadi 511 287 Brics Bank to lend Eskom up to $780m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brics-bank-to-lend-eskom-up-to-780m-2019-03-20 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:56:00 +0200 514815 1553092807 1553086560 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Boiler-tube leaks playing big role in rise of unplanned losses to over 12 000 MW http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-tube-leaks-playing-big-role-in-rise-of-unplanned-losses-to-over-12-000-mw-2019-03-20 Terence Creamer ESKOM CRISIS Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:40:00 +0200 514793 1553092779 1553074800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788365_resized_janoberholzereskom11181022dylan.jpg Eskom COO Jan Oberholzer 511 287 Eskom to seek special procurement dispensation to help it address ‘crisis’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-seek-special-procurement-dispensation-to-help-it-address-crisis-2019-03-19 Terence Creamer ESKOM CRISIS Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:55:00 +0200 514705 1553003972 1553000100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788247_resized_pravingordhanjabumabuza0319terence1022.jpeg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Eskom chairperson Jabu Mabuza 511 287 Hulamin reviews extrusions business, rolled products reaches record volumes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hulamin-reviews-extrusions-business-rolled-products-reaches-record-volumes-2019-03-19 Marleny Arnoldi ALUMINIUM Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:41:00 +0200 514677 1553002525 1552988460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788180_resized_aluminiumcans1022bloomberg.jpeg 511 287 No escaping the move to electric, says Jaguar as it launches new I-Pace http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-escaping-the-move-to-electric-says-jaguar-as-it-launches-new-i-pace-2019-03-19 Irma Venter ELECTRIC CARS Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:01:00 +0200 514632 1553007633 1552978860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788123_resized_jaguaripacesacaesiumblue1021022.jpg The Jaguar I-Pace 511 287 Public-Private Growth Initiative identifies 18 ‘priority projects’ to unlock growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-private-growth-initiative-identifies-18-priority-projects-to-unlock-growth-2019-03-18 Terence Creamer INVESTMENT Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:00:00 +0200 514584 1552917159 1552914000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788019_resized_nkosazanadlaminizumaspeakingjohanvanzylmpumimpofuroelfmeyer1022.jpeg Minister in The Presidency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma speaks, while Dr Johan van Zyl, Mpumi Mpofu and Roelf Meyer listen 511 287 The BioCycle aims to turn human waste into lubricants, biodiesel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-biocycle-aims-to-turn-human-waste-into-lubricants-biodiesel-2019-03-18 Irma Venter WASTE INDUSTRY Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:19:00 +0200 514575 1552916025 1552911540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788007_resized_agriprotein2016cage31222.jpg 511 287 Zimbabwe currency crisis robs Bell of record year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-currency-crisis-robs-bell-of-record-year-2019-03-18 Irma Venter TRUCKS & CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:15:00 +0200 514574 1552916112 1552911300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788004_resized_bellsurfaceminingb601022.jpg 511 287 WRC, DWS launch new satellite earth observation project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wrc-dws-launch-new-satellite-earth-observation-project-2019-03-15 Natasha Odendaal WATER Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:44:00 +0200 514461 1552978027 1552657440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787743_resized_hartbeespoortdam603111022duane.jpg 511 287 PRASA places four execs on special leave http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-places-four-execs-on-special-leave-2019-03-15 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:33:00 +0200 514460 1552658148 1552656780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787740_resized_prasatrainenroutetowolmertona659923021022.jpg 511 287 PE-based e-coating specialist seeks majority empowerment partner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pe-based-e-coating-specialist-seeks-majority-empowerment-partner-2019-03-15 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:39:00 +0200 514446 1552658174 1552653540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787703_resized_electrocoat20191022.jpg 511 287 Manufacturing output up 0.3% y/y in January http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-output-up-03-yy-in-january-2019-03-14 Reuters MANUFACTURING Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:34:00 +0200 514300 1552574949 1552566840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom technical review team to deliver preliminary report in four weeks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-technical-review-team-to-deliver-preliminary-report-in-four-weeks-2019-03-14 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:25:00 +0200 514296 1552574929 1552566300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787299_resized_eskomrockstatuemegawattpark11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Turkey, Romania operations bolster Metair’s operating profit growth in FY18 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turkey-romania-operations-bolster-metairs-operating-profit-growth-in-fy18-2019-03-14 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:20:00 +0200 514240 1552575665 1552551600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787435_resized_metairceotheoloockdylan1022.jpg Metair MD Theo Loock 511 287 Business confidence falls to almost two-year low http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-confidence-falls-to-almost-two-year-low-2019-03-13 Bloomberg ECONOMY Wed, 13 Mar 2019 14:17:00 +0200 514154 1552487675 1552479420 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786981_resized_beebusinessconfidenceeconomic310220915duane.jpg 511 287 Mpact says rising power prices will place pressure on margins http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-says-rising-power-prices-will-place-pressure-on-margins-2019-03-13 Terence Creamer PACKAGING Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +0200 514127 1552487700 1552471200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786921_resized_mpactcardboardpackaging1022.jpg 511 287 Growthpoint warns of ‘little to no growth’ in its South African portfolio http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growthpoint-warns-of-little-to-no-growth-in-its-south-african-portfolio-2019-03-13 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY Wed, 13 Mar 2019 10:49:00 +0200 514108 1552639925 1552466940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CEF's challenges exposed in Parliament http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cefs-challenges-exposed-in-parliament-2019-03-12 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:54:00 +0200 514058 1552545951 1552402440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 AMSA says contingency plans in place as Numsa strikes over ‘labour brokers’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-says-contingency-plans-in-place-as-numsa-strikes-over-labour-brokers-2019-03-12 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:00:00 +0200 514049 1552639876 1552399200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786772_resized_arcelormittalvanderbijlparkduanenew.jpeg AMSA's Vanderbijlpark steel mill 511 287 Eskom reform urgent to restore ferrochrome potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-reform-urgent-to-restore-south-africas-ferrochrome-potential-2019-03-12 Martin Creamer CHROME AND FERROCHROME Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:26:00 +0200 514024 1552398633 1552386360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786750_resized_chinasdominantroleinstainlesssteelmarket1022.jpg South African chrome underpins China's ferrochrome dominance. 511 287 Group Five shares suspended as it enters business rescue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-shares-suspended-as-it-enters-business-rescue-2019-03-12 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:55:00 +0200 514000 1552393742 1552380900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786652_resized_craneinvestment06081022duane.jpg 511 287 Petrochemicals and jet fuel to underpin oil growth as gasoline slows http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrochemicals-and-jet-fuel-to-underpin-oil-growth-as-gasoline-slows-2019-03-11 Terence Creamer OIL OUTLOOK Mon, 11 Mar 2019 14:30:00 +0200 513903 1552313449 1552307400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786386_resized_oilbloombergnew.jpeg 511 287 Soekoe Bicycle Company to launch vintage-look electric bike for export market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/soekoe-bicycle-company-to-launch-vintage-look-electric-bike-for-export-market-2019-03-11 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 11 Mar 2019 14:28:00 +0200 513902 1552313372 1552307280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786375_resized_soekoebikes03201911022.jpg 511 287 Construction index improves in Q4, but 2018 average is below year before http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-index-improves-in-q4-but-2018-average-is-below-year-before-2019-03-11 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:43:00 +0200 513876 1552313542 1552297380 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786300_resized_construction110220314duane.jpg 511 287 Novo Energy launches R130m gas compression facility in eMalahleni http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/novo-energy-launches-r130m-gas-compression-facility-in-emalahleni-2019-03-08 Marleny Arnoldi GAS Fri, 08 Mar 2019 15:38:00 +0200 513781 1552053838 1552052280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786130_resized_novoenergympumalanga0319dylan1022.jpg 511 287 New-vehicle exports to Africa improved by 10% in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-exports-to-africa-improved-by-10-in-2018-2019-03-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:29:00 +0200 513746 1552053634 1552037340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786038_resized_bmwsaexports21022.jpg 511 287 By midyear, R3bn Leonardo will eclipse Carlton as SA’s tallest skyscraper http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/by-midyear-r3bn-leonardo-will-eclipse-carlton-as-sas-tallest-skyscraper-2019-03-08 Irma Venter PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0200 513577 1552053670 1552024800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785600_resized_under.jpg 511 287 MTN posts significantly higher FY18 earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-posts-significantly-higher-fy18-earnings-2019-03-07 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:28:00 +0200 513634 1551970421 1551965280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Energy Regulator sanctions 13.82% Eskom tariff hike for 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-regulator-sanctions-1382-eskom-tariff-hike-for-2019-2019-03-07 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:10:00 +0200 513558 1552033319 1551964200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785787_resized_nersaceochrisforleeregulatorymembernomfundomasetichairpersonjacobmodiseandcommunicationsheadcharleshlebeladylan03191022.jpg Nersa CEO Chris Forlee, Nersa regulatory member for electricity and piped gas Nomfundo Maseti, Nersa chairperson Jacob Modise and Nersa communications head Charles Hlebela 511 287 SARB says unrealistic to target specific employment level http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-says-unrealistic-to-target-specific-employment-level-2019-03-07 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 07 Mar 2019 10:04:00 +0200 513561 1551970454 1551945840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785566_resized_lesetjakganyago0319reuters1022.jpg SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Denel aiming to access contingency fund, confident about future despite ratings cut http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-aiming-to-access-contingency-fund-confident-about-future-despite-ratings-fall-2019-03-06 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:17:00 +0200 513454 1551941943 1551867420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785339_resized_denel108141022duane.jpg One of Denel’s signature products, the 6x6 G6 155 mm self-propelled gun, on display at the group’s head office 511 287 Govt support for platinum strategy encouraging – RBPlat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-support-for-platinum-strategy-encouraging-rbplat-2019-03-06 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:02:00 +0200 513452 1551885533 1551866520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785360_resized_platinumoperations011022.jpg South Africa's platinum group metals mines 511 287 SARB still sees 2019 growth at 1.7% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-still-sees-2019-growth-at-17-2019-03-06 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 06 Mar 2019 11:19:00 +0200 513445 1551879005 1551863940 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 SABS to invest R300m in laboratory infrastructure as part of turnaround http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-identifies-investment-in-laboratory-infrastructure-as-key-to-turnaround-2019-03-06 Terence Creamer STANDARDS & ASSURANCE Wed, 06 Mar 2019 10:50:00 +0200 513248 1551878890 1551862200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784928_resized_garthstrachan210220813duane.jpg SABS Acting CEO Garth Strachan 511 287 Mining weighs as economic growth slows to 0.8% in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-weighs-as-economic-growth-slows-to-08-in-2018-2019-03-05 African News Agency ECONOMY Tue, 05 Mar 2019 16:34:00 +0200 513370 1551797205 1551796440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Gauteng preparing large projects to tap R100bn blended-finance infrastructure fund http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-preparing-large-projects-to-tap-r100bn-blended-finance-infrastructure-fund-2019-03-05 Terence Creamer GAUTENG BUDGET Tue, 05 Mar 2019 10:43:00 +0200 513300 1551797518 1551775380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785073_resized_barbaracreecygauteng03191022.jpg Gauteng Finance MEC Barbara Creecy 511 287 South Africa's private-sector activity expands in Feb – PMI http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-private-sector-activity-expands-in-feb-pmi-2019-03-05 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:48:00 +0200 513280 1551797113 1551772080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0