Engineering News | Construction Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/construction Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:09:19 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Adhesive for heavy, abnormal loads applications launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-adhesive-for-heavy-abnormal-loads-applications-2018-04-20 Paige Müller Construction Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482947 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717976_resized_heavyliftingabnormalloadsloctiteuniversalbonders03181022.jpg LOCTITE UNIVERSAL STRUCTURAL BONDERS Loctite demonstrates the strength and speed of the new bonders range by performing a vertical 9 t weight lift 511 287 Heavy capacity lifting equipment in high demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-capacity-lifting-equipment-in-high-demand-2018-04-04 Paige Müller Construction Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482850 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717785_resized_heavyliftingabnormalloadsjohnsoncranehire304181022.jpg BIG LIFTS CALL FOR BIG EQUIPMENT Johnson Crane Hire's 750 t Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom all terrain crane doing a wind farm installation 511 287 New heavy-duty jib put to the test http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-heavy-duty-jib-put-to-the-test-2018-04-04 Paige Müller Construction Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482858 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717791_resized_heavyliftingandabnormalloadsalejib04181022.jpg EXTENDED LIFTING CAPACITY Ale’s modular jib can lift up to 3 400 t and be configured up to 100 m long 511 287 Company offers customisable electrical distribution solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-customisable-electrical-distribution-solution-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Construction Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482828 1523947432 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717704_resized_minisubstationtrafopowersolutions04181022.jpg MADE-TO-ORDER Well proven dry-type technology is being used in Trafo Power Solutions’ customised dry-type mini substations 511 287 Investor interest in Africa’s power sectors remains significant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investor-interest-in-africas-power-sectors-remains-significant-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Construction Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482893 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717860_resized_dineshbuldoo04181022.jpg DINESH BULDOO Transmission and distribution networks are equally critical components to electrifying Africa 511 287 Renewable energy crucial to Africa’s power http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-will-play-crucial-role-in-supplying-power-to-africa-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Construction Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482888 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717829_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine2001141022duane.jpg POWER OF NATURE Many African leaders have realised the crucial role that renewable energy can and will play in bringing power to their people 511 287 Johnson Controls launches new products as it marks SA milestone http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/johnson-controls-launches-yz-york-chillers-new-refrigerant-2018-04-20 Schalk Burger Building Management Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483369 1523947435 1524175200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SA distributor secures rights to market cable fire-protection system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-distributor-picks-up-exclusive-rights-to-market-cable-fire-protection-system-2018-04-13 Dylan Slater HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482434 1523947434 1524175200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716705_resized_fs1cablecoating1022.jpg PROTECTIVE COATING FS1 expands up to 100 times its thickness to protect cables from direct contact with flames 511 287 Nigeria plans power tariff overhaul by 2021 to attract investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-plans-power-tariff-overhaul-by-2021-to-attract-investment-2018-04-19 Reuters ELECTRICITY Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:38:00 +0200 484497 1524148769 1524148680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Illegal mining threatens Johannesburg infrastructure – Mashaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/illegal-mining-threatens-johannesburg-infrastructure-mashaba-2018-04-19 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:32:00 +0200 484493 1524148495 1524148320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Atterbury completes Trumali House refurbishment, signs Hungry Lion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atterbury-completes-trumali-house-refurbishment-signs-hungry-lion-2018-04-19 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:12:00 +0200 484494 1524148703 1524147120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721220_resized_atterburywesterncapedevelopmentmanagergerritvandenberg042018.jpg Atterbury Western Cape development manager Gerrit van den Berg 511 287 Bell laments import duties on steel, tyres; Kamaz assembly could start in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-laments-import-duties-on-steel-tyres-kamaz-assembly-could-start-in-2019-2018-04-19 Irma Venter YELLOW METAL Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:10:00 +0200 484417 1524211877 1524129000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721043_resized_bellplantrichardsbay201821022.jpg The Bell Equipment factory in Richards Bay 511 287 AfriSam bolsters Western Cape prominence with technical Zeitz Museum concrete work http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrisam-bolsters-western-cape-prominence-with-technical-zeitz-museum-concrete-work-2018-04-18 Schalk Burger CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:34:00 +0200 484348 1524119960 1524062040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720953_resized_zeitsmuseumofcontemporaryartafricaarchitechture20418dylan.jpg Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa 511 287 Rebosis postpones H1 results, CEO resigns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rebosis-postpones-h1-results-ceo-resigns-2018-04-18 Reuters PROPERTY Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 +0200 484301 1524048512 1524048360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 R90m Bronkhorstspruit road project completed ahead of schedule http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r90m-bronkhorstspruit-road-project-completed-ahead-of-schedule-2018-04-17 African News Agency ROADS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:35:00 +0200 484210 1523975837 1523975700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 R300m social housing project launched in Tshwane http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r300m-social-housing-project-launched-in-tshwane-2018-04-17 Simone Liedtke HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:40:00 +0200 484188 1523974456 1523972400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720612_resized_humansettlementsthembelihlevillagesocialhousingprojectoutside042018simoneliedtke1022.jpg Human Settlements Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo on Tuesday launched the R300-million Thembelihle Village in Tshwane 511 287 PIC, Aton lift shareholding in M&R http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-aton-lift-shareholding-in-m-2018-04-17 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:12:00 +0200 484169 1523967207 1523967120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PIC rejects Aton's takeover offer for M&R http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-rejects-atons-takeover-offer-for-mr-2018-04-17 Reuters M&A Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:08:00 +0200 484055 1523945485 1523945280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 StayEasy Maputo opens in Mozambique http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stayeasy-maputo-opens-in-mozambique-2018-04-16 Simone Liedtke ACCOMMODATION Mon, 16 Apr 2018 16:01:00 +0200 484031 1524212525 1523887260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720222_resized_accommodationmaputostayeasyviewfromocean0420181022.jpg Tsogo Sun on Monday opened its newest offshore hotel property, StayEasy Maputo, in Mozambique 511 287 ELB gets go ahead to start construction at Ngodwana biomass plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elb-gets-go-ahead-to-start-construction-at-ngodwana-biomass-plant-2018-04-16 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:40:00 +0200 484025 1523888805 1523886000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Detailed design phase for R200m Durban cruise terminal to start this month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/detailed-design-phase-for-r200m-durban-cruise-terminal-to-start-this-month-2018-04-16 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:00:00 +0200 484017 1523889733 1523883600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720181_resized_tnpathetugstugelaandmkuzedoingacelebratorytugsprayintheportofdurban160420181022.jpg 511 287 Four South African cities strive to make all new buildings zero-carbon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/four-south-african-cities-strive-to-make-all-new-buildings-zero-carbon-2018-04-16 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 16 Apr 2018 12:54:00 +0200 483991 1524212622 1523876040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fairvest raises R250m in new equity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fairvest-raises-r250m-in-new-equity-2018-04-13 Anine Kilian PROPERTY Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:52:00 +0200 483901 1523631435 1523631120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Grit buys Mozambique property from Tradehold http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grit-buys-mozambique-property-from-tradehold-2018-04-13 Anine Kilian PROPERTY Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:46:00 +0200 483891 1523629750 1523627160 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Rooftop PV system donated to Consulate of Italy in Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rooftop-pv-system-donated-to-consulate-of-italy-in-cape-town-2018-04-13 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:40:00 +0200 483855 1523613293 1523612400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719829_resized_renewableenergymatteobrambillabuildingenergyalfonsotagliaferriconsoleditaliaacapetown0420181022.jpg Cape Town-based Consul of Italy Alfonso Tagliaferri and Building Energy Africa and Middle East MD Matteo Brambilla 511 287 Skysite expands and increases its offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skysite-expands-and-increases-its-offering-2018-04-13 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482414 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716783_resized_skysiteropeaccess03181022.jpg SERVICE OFFERING Skysite was contracted to carry out the complete external redecoration of La Cornieche apartments 511 287 Controlled permeability formwork liners prevent tank degradation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/controlled-permeability-formwork-liners-prevent-tank-degradation-2018-03-28 Paige Müller Construction Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482454 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716763_resized_vesselsfibertexformtexcpfliners03181022.jpg FORMTEX CONTROLLED PERMEABILITY FORMWORK LINERS Fibertex Formtex Controlled Permeability Formwork liners are designed and manufactured for concrete surface enhancement in diverse applications 511 287 Agreement for two hydrogen fuelling units struck http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-hydrogen-fuelling-equipment-agreement-struck-2018-03-28 Paige Müller Construction Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482448 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716747_resized_airproductsportelizabethcoegafacilityasu101114duane1022.jpg AIR PRODUCTS Air Products has more than 50 patents in hydrogen dispensing technology 511 287 Cape Town finalises new desalination plant project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-towns-new-desalination-plant-project-2018-03-28 Paige Müller Construction Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482430 1523611744 1523570400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716695_resized_vesselssbstanks2capetown0318jpg1022.jpg DESALINATION PLANT The new desalination plant project will be able to purify and supply two-million litres of fresh water a day 511 287 Texton appoints UK asset manager http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/texton-appoints-uk-asset-manager-2018-04-12 Anine Kilian PROPERTY Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:42:00 +0200 483755 1523545420 1523540520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Group Five to sell majority stake in SA construction business as losses mount http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-to-sell-majority-stake-in-sa-construction-business-as-losses-mount-2018-04-12 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:19:00 +0200 483735 1523946340 1523539140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719561_resized_thembamosai1022.jpg Themba Mosai 511 287 New Zimbabwe luxury boutique hotel to welcome guests from early 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-zimbabwe-luxury-boutique-hotel-to-welcome-guests-from-early-2019-2018-04-12 Simone Liedtke TOURISM Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:17:00 +0200 483734 1523611764 1523539020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Investment in Africa’s ports, shipping sector can accelerate economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investment-in-africas-ports-shipping-sector-can-accelerate-economic-growth-2018-04-12 African News Agency PORTS & SHIPPING Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:53:00 +0200 483684 1523530501 1523530380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 R350m Menlyn apartment hotel development to open June http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r350m-menlyn-apartment-hotel-development-to-open-june-2018-04-11 Creamer Media Reporter PROPERTY Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:16:00 +0200 483472 1523543809 1523524560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719421_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 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