Engineering News | Automotive Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/automotive Thu, 21 Jun 2018 20:03:35 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Imperial board to proceed with Motus unbundling, separate listing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-board-to-proceed-with-motus-unbundling-separate-listing-2018-06-21 Nadine James AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:36:00 +0200 490496 1529592411 1529584560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735118_resized_osmanarbee1022.jpg Imperial CEO Osman Arbee 511 287 Standard Bank promises fleet savings as fuel price surges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/standard-bank-promises-fleet-savings-as-fuel-price-surges-2018-06-21 Irma Venter FLEET MANAGEMENT Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:51:00 +0200 490411 1529574775 1529571060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734803_resized_sbankderickdevries1022.jpg Derick de Vries 511 287 S African automotive sector encouraged to embrace Fourth Industrial Revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-automotive-sector-encouraged-to-embrace-fourth-industrial-revolution-2018-06-20 Anine Kilian AUTOMOTIVE Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:26:00 +0200 490301 1529498446 1529497560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hyundai teams up with VW's Audi to boost hydrogen cars http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-teams-up-with-vws-audi-to-boost-hydrogen-cars-2018-06-20 Reuters FUEL CELLS Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:00:00 +0200 490246 1529481778 1529481600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 VW, Ford confirm talks on possible commercial vehicle tie-up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vw-ford-confirm-talks-on-possible-commercial-vehicle-tie-up-2018-06-20 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:36:00 +0200 490208 1529477915 1529476560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Inaugural Factory of the Year competition to include future-proofing benchmark http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-factory-of-the-year-competition-to-include-future-proofing-benchmark-2018-06-19 Terence Creamer MANUFACTURING Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:55:00 +0200 490179 1529478043 1529416500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734270_resized_theosibiya0618terencecreamer1022.jpeg AT Kearney partner and Africa MD Theo Sibiya 511 287 Head of VW's Audi arrested in Germany over diesel scandal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/head-of-vws-audi-arrested-in-germany-over-diesel-scandal-2018-06-18 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:09:00 +0200 490046 1529327594 1529327340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 London, other cities call for new petrol and diesel car ban to start earlier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/london-other-cities-call-for-new-petrol-and-diesel-car-ban-to-start-earlier-2018-06-18 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:44:00 +0200 490000 1529315479 1529315040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Porsche to start production of first full electric car in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/porsche-to-start-production-of-first-full-electric-car-in-2019-2018-06-15 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:56:00 +0200 489895 1529071129 1529067360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733626_resized_porscheevtaycan1022.jpg The Porsche Taycan 511 287 Industry body assumes consultancy role in DHET initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-assumes-consultancy-role-in-dhet-initiative-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Automotive Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488353 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730130_resized_weldingsaiwblake06181022.jpg SEAN BLAKE A good skills set, local labor and governments investment are what is needed 511 287 As Gary Bell steps down as CEO, he urges SA manufacturers to embrace future http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fearless-future-2018-06-15 Irma Venter CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488658 1529043828 1529013600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732575_resized_no.jpg 511 287 Industry 4.0 to add benefits across the entire value chain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-40-to-add-benefits-across-the-entire-value-chain-2018-06-14 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Thu, 14 Jun 2018 15:28:00 +0200 489785 1528984526 1528982880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nissan announces Africa, Middle East and India expansion plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-announces-africa-middle-east-and-india-expansion-plans-2018-06-13 Nadine James AUTOMOTIVE Wed, 13 Jun 2018 16:37:00 +0200 489645 1528901659 1528900620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Germany sees no quick solution to trade row with US, open to talks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germany-sees-no-quick-solution-to-trade-row-with-us-open-to-talks-2018-06-11 Reuters TRADE Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:38:00 +0200 489398 1528729528 1528727880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Supplier expanding its tools range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-tool-supplier-expanding-its-range-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Automotive Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487733 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728701_resized_machinetoolswdhearnleadwell06181022.jpg RECENT RELEASE The Leadwell BC-600 5-axis Long Table Machining, is available in 3+2 and 5-axis simultaneous configurations 511 287 Technology revolutionises machine tools industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-revolutionises-machine-tools-industry-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Automotive Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487495 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 One in every three cars exported from SA in 2017 a Merc http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/one-in-every-three-cars-exported-from-sa-in-2017-a-merc-2018-06-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 07 Jun 2018 08:57:00 +0200 488983 1528450526 1528354620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731491_resized_cclassassemblyline21022.jpg 511 287 Shelby SA opens orders for Shelby F-150, to overwhelming response http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shelby-sa-opens-orders-for-shelby-f-150-to-overwhelming-response-2018-06-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:44:00 +0200 488766 1528261700 1528206240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731063_resized_shelbysaf15011022.jpg The Shelby F-150 511 287 New-vehicle market shows improvement in all segments in May http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-market-shows-improvement-in-all-segments-in-may-2018-06-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:08:00 +0200 488531 1527862263 1527862080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730496_resized_automotiveimg3466megan.jpg 511 340 Metair seeks to acquire Slovenian battery manufacturer for €300m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metair-seeks-to-acquire-slovenian-battery-manufacturer-for-300m-2018-06-01 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Fri, 01 Jun 2018 10:55:00 +0200 488471 1527844220 1527843300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730387_resized_lithiumionautomotivebatteries1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Electric vehicle sales to reach 1.6m this year, battery prices tumbling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-vehicle-sales-to-reach-16m-this-year-battery-prices-tumbling-2018-06-01 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 01 Jun 2018 10:22:00 +0200 488461 1527841514 1527841320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730350_resized_p12nissanleaf31022.jpg 511 287 East African vehicle market dominated by cheap cash purchases http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/east-african-vehicle-market-dominated-by-cheap-cash-purchases-2018-05-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 31 May 2018 11:54:00 +0200 488320 1527760574 1527760440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730025_resized_nairobi1022.jpg Nairobi, Kenya 511 287 KLT SA in push to increase chassis frame production to meet Ford requirements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/klt-sa-in-push-to-increase-chassis-frame-production-to-meet-ford-requirements-2018-05-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488273 1527753832 1527717600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729959_resized_fordrangerraptor11022.jpg 511 287 African auto industries not viable without policy support http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-auto-industries-not-viable-without-policy-support-2018-05-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 30 May 2018 15:06:00 +0200 488188 1527685687 1527685560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729785_resized_lagosreuters21022.jpg Lagos, Nigeria 511 287 Electric vehicles could increase to 220m in 2030 – IEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-vehicles-could-increase-to-220m-in-2030-iea-2018-05-30 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE Wed, 30 May 2018 12:39:00 +0200 488164 1527764095 1527676740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729723_resized_nissanctownevcharging41022.jpg 511 287 Paramount’s KPE JV secures new armoured vehicle order in Kazakhstan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paramounts-kpe-jv-secures-new-armoured-vehicle-order-in-kazakhstan-2018-05-25 Simone Liedtke DEFENCE Fri, 25 May 2018 15:54:00 +0200 487805 1527256672 1527256440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728841_resized_defencearlan052018kazakhstanparamountengineering1022.jpg Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering'S advanced 4 x 4 mine-protected armoured personnel carrier, the Arlan 511 287 Volkswagen SA announces two new appointments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagen-sa-announces-two-new-appointments-2018-05-25 Anine Kilian AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 25 May 2018 12:00:00 +0200 487781 1527242895 1527242400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mahindra, AIH start local bakkie assembly in Durban http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahindra-aih-start-local-bolero-mahindra-bakkie-assembly-in-durban-2018-05-25 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 25 May 2018 12:00:00 +0200 487619 1527242815 1527242400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728468_resized_mahindraplantdurban31022.jpg 511 287 US auto import probe borders on provocation – Germany's DIHK http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-auto-import-probe-borders-on-provocation-germanys-dihk-2018-05-24 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 24 May 2018 10:51:00 +0200 487591 1527151947 1527151860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 ‘Movement’ key to economic growth – report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/movement-key-to-economic-growth-report-2018-05-23 Anine Kilian LOGISTICS Wed, 23 May 2018 11:05:00 +0200 487458 1527067589 1527066300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bloodhound timelines revised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bloodhound-timelines-revised-2018-05-22 Creamer Media Reporter New Technology Tue, 22 May 2018 12:06:00 +0200 487260 1526984456 1526983560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727763_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74416_2018-05-22_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp429748570Bloodhound timelines revised Bloodhound timelines revised Renergen, SAB tap into gas to reduce carbon emissions with landmark transaction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-sab-tap-into-gas-to-reduce-carbon-emissions-with-landmark-transaction-2018-05-21 Simone Liedtke LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS / ALTERNATIVE FUEL RESOURCES Mon, 21 May 2018 17:01:00 +0200 487249 1526980923 1526914860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727568_resized_renergenceostefanomarani0520161022.jpg Renergen CEO Stefano Marani 511 287 Volvo Group Southern Africa to invest millions in youth empowerment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-group-southern-africa-to-invest-millions-in-youth-empowerment-2018-05-21 African News Agency AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 21 May 2018 12:52:00 +0200 487185 1526908468 1526899920 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Barloworld H1 profits, revenue rise on higher Southern African, Russian equipment sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-h1-profits-revenue-rise-on-higher-southern-african-russian-equipment-sales-2018-05-21 Marleny Arnoldi EQUIPMENT/AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 21 May 2018 11:38:00 +0200 487179 1526897042 1526895480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727405_resized_barloworlddominicsewela21022.jpg Barloworld CE Dominic Sewela 511 287 Ford hopes ‘licence plate’ innovation will free up commercial drone use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-hopes-licence-plate-innovation-will-free-up-commercial-drone-use-2018-05-17 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 17 May 2018 10:43:00 +0200 486856 1526546676 1526546580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726760_resized_forddronesresearch1022.jpg 511 287 R3bn Rosslyn Hub to create 160 000 jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r3-billion-rosslyn-hub-to-create-160-000-jobs-2018-05-16 Nadine James CONSTRUCTION Wed, 16 May 2018 22:06:00 +0200 486809 1526537928 1526501160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Growing FAW becomes SA’s second biggest truck exporter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growing-faw-becomes-sas-second-biggest-truck-exporter-2018-05-16 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 16 May 2018 14:24:00 +0200 486757 1526473516 1526473440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726525_resized_faw201821022.jpg 511 287