Engineering News | Construction Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/construction Thu, 29 Jun 2017 17:27:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Gauteng housing department remains committed to megaprojects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-housing-department-remains-committed-to-megaprojects-2017-06-29 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:58:00 +0200 457112 1498748383 1498748280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EPP continues to see organic, acquisitive growth opportunities in Poland http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/epp-continues-to-see-organic-acquisitive-growth-opportunities-in-poland-2017-06-29 Megan van Wyngaardt PROPERTY Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:02:00 +0200 457096 1498746133 1498744920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 WG Wearne expects to widen FY17 losses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wg-wearne-expects-to-widen-fy17-losses-2017-06-29 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:43:00 +0200 457049 1498733124 1498732980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ekurhuleni to invest R2.2bn in energy infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-private-sector-urged-to-work-together-to-promote-job-creation-2017-06-28 Anine Kilian MANUFACTURING INDABA Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:31:00 +0200 456916 1498742219 1498653060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660301_resized_mzwandilemasina06171022duane.jpg Mzwandile Masina 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69696_2017-06-28_manuindaba_-_hd_web.mp412604746Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina talks about government's efforts to reduce poverty and inequailty. Video: Nicholas Boyd; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina talks about government's efforts to reduce poverty and inequailty. Video: Nicholas Boyd; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Civil confidence falls to lowest level since 2011 – BER http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-confidence-falls-to-lowest-level-since-2011-ber-2017-06-28 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:25:00 +0200 456893 1498663500 1498645500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660234_resized_attacqwaterfallcitymallofafrica3010220715duane.jpg 511 287 Activist shareholder says loses faith in South Africa's Group Five after resignations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/activist-shareholder-says-loses-faith-in-south-africas-group-five-after-resignations-2017-06-27 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:56:00 +0200 456784 1498575456 1498575360 1501106400 Reuters 0 0 Govt will spend R1.8bn to increase university lodgings by 2020 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-will-spend-r18bn-to-increase-university-lodgings-by-2020-2017-06-27 Megan van Wyngaardt PROPERTY Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:41:00 +0200 456779 1498575504 1498574460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TNPA unveils R255m admin building at Ngqura http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-unveils-r255m-admin-building-at-ngqura-2017-06-27 Megan van Wyngaardt PORTS & SHIPPING Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:52:00 +0200 456732 1498569404 1498560720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659951_resized_transnetnpangqura1022.jpg 511 287 Musina Intermodal Terminal to improve cross-border trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/musina-intermodal-terminal-to-improve-cross-border-trade-2017-06-26 Schalk Burger LOGISTICS Mon, 26 Jun 2017 21:16:00 +0200 456630 1498554144 1498504560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659658_resized_robdavies4samanthaherbst1022june2017.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies is taken on a tour of the Beitbridge Border Post on Monday 511 287 Five directors step down in Group Five board shake-up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/five-directors-step-down-in-group-five-board-shake-up-2017-06-23 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:23:00 +0200 456433 1498223557 1498209780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 PwC Tower receives commendation in Fulton Awards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pwc-tower-receives-commendation-in-fulton-awards-2017-06-23 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:45:00 +0200 456426 1498229621 1498207500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bolting technology supplier establishes base in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bolting-technology-supplier-establishes-base-in-south-africa-2017-06-23 Nadine James Construction Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454908 1498201109 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659031_resized_gysnell1022.jpg GYS NELL ITH intends to supply precision bolting tools and products to the power generation, mining and industrial industries. 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69345_2017-05-23_ith2_-_hd_web.mp413499662ITH South Africa GM Gys Nell discusses the background, aims and offering of the ITH group. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. ITH South Africa GM Gys Nell discusses the background, aims and offering of the ITH group. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Drive supplier remains committed to continent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drive-technology-supplier-remains-committed-to-continent-2017-06-08 Nadine James Construction Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454909 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Infrastructure development key to accelerating growth, Gama avers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrialisation-infrastructure-development-to-accelerate-economic-growth-gama-2017-06-23 Mia Breytenbach INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454783 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655176_resized_transnetceosiyabongagama0620171022.jpg SIYABONGA GAMA We need to make sure that Africa’s share of global trade continues to grow 511 287 S Africa’s attractiveness to investors dependent on economic recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africas-attractiveness-to-investors-dependent-on-economic-recovery-2017-06-23 Nadine James Construction Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454907 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655495_resized_0000185538encouraginginternationaltrade1022.jpg RESOLUTE RELATIONSHIP German businesses have deep roots in South Africa and are unlikely to pull out any time soon 511 287 Stenprop mulls London listing as it pursues UK prospects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stenprop-pursues-uk-prospects-mulls-reit-status-lse-listing-2017-06-23 Mia Breytenbach PROPERTY Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455185 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656132_resized_londonukaerial062017bloomberg1022.jpg ATTRACTIVE MARKET Stenprop earlier this month announced the £130.5-million acquisition of a portfolio of multilet industrial (MLI) properties in the UK 511 287 Afrimat Construction Index continues to outperform general economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrimat-construction-index-continues-to-outperform-general-economy-2017-06-22 Mia Breytenbach CONSTRUCTION Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:15:00 +0200 456366 1498141258 1498140900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658952_resized_afrimatavanheerden1022.jpg Afrimat CEO Andries van Heerden 511 287 Building confidence declines sharply in Q2 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-confidence-declines-sharply-in-q2-2017-06-22 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:57:00 +0200 456285 1498126762 1498125420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658627_resized_constructionworkerduane.jpg 511 287 WG Wearne, Elcu transaction deemed fair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wg-wearne-elcu-transaction-deemed-fair-2017-06-22 Megan van Wyngaardt QUARRYING Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:19:00 +0200 456260 1498124663 1498119540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kenya joins Africa Finance Corporation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-joins-africa-finance-corporation-2017-06-21 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:38:00 +0200 456206 1498114514 1498055880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Dipula CEO to head Reit association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dipula-ceo-to-head-reit-association-2017-06-21 Megan van Wyngaardt PROPERTY Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:30:00 +0200 456161 1498043199 1498041000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658368_resized_izakpetersennew.jpeg SA Reit Association chairperson Izak Petersen 511 287 Ngebulana to step down as Rebosis CEO in September http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngebulana-to-step-down-as-rebosis-ceo-in-september-2017-06-20 Megan van Wyngaardt BOARD CHANGES Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:24:00 +0200 456057 1497969561 1497968640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658123_resized_sisangebulanabilliongroup1022.jpg Rebosis CEO Sisa Ngebulana 511 287 Sisulu adjusts social housing programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sisulu-adjusts-social-housing-programme-2017-06-19 Anine Kilian HOUSING Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:04:00 +0200 455907 1497883299 1497881040 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Africa should embrace private sector infrastructure investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-should-embrace-private-sector-infrastructure-investment-2017-06-19 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:10:00 +0200 455802 1497859929 1497859800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657479_resized_railtracks101141022duane.jpg 511 287 Businesses embracing energy and carbon action plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-embracing-energy-and-carbon-action-plans-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454022 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company aims for positive impact on environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-aims-for-positive-impact-on-environment-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454103 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Luminaire manufacturer expands product offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/luminaire-manufacturer-expands-product-offering-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454010 1497860516 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653247_resized_solonestandaloneluminaire052017bekaschreder1022.jpg SOL-ONE The luminaire has an integrated photocell and an integrated motion sensor 511 287 Malawi and Tanzania sign MOU for Songwe River Basin Programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/malawi-and-tanzania-sign-mou-for-songwe-river-basin-programme-2017-06-16 David Oliveira River Basin Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454400 1497253649 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Municipality reduces GHG by using buses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-johannesburg-municipality-aims-to-reduce-ghg-using-green-bus-fleet-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454009 1497253646 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Need for business to safeguard and support environmental protection initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-business-to-safeguard-and-support-environmental-protection-initiatives-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455401 1497855448 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656500_resized_bailedwaste062017interwaste1022.jpg REWARDING BENEFITS By obtaining green accreditation, businesses are recognised and can be rewarded for the role they play in protecting the environment 511 287 Need for environmental awareness in growing industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-environmental-awareness-in-construction-industry-growing-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453970 1497253646 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Programme provides in-depth understanding to boost green industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/training-programme-provides-in-depth-environmental-understanding-to-boost-green-industry-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454025 1497856011 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Regulation changes for chemicals industry next year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regulation-changes-for-chemicals-industry-next-year-2017-06-16 Marleny Arnoldi Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454146 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653577_resized_isheconchemicalspetrochemicals2017bloomberg1022.jpg SAFETY ABOVE ALL Ishecon’s training helps engineers to build and operate safe chemical plant installations 511 287 Several Green trends expected to emerge this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-can-expect-strengthening-trend-this-year-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453950 1497258359 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653071_resized_victorbouguenonmarketingmanager052017afrisam1022.jpg VICTOR BOUGUENON Trends include South Africa’s property and construction players committing to greener practices 511 287 South Africans more conscious of greener ways of living http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africans-more-conscious-of-greener-ways-of-living-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Construction Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454131 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653551_resized_windturbinesstandingreenfieldsatthevedadillowindenergyfarmoperatedbyaccionasainnavarraspain1022bloomberg.jpg INITIAL FOCUS The rating system developed by the Green Building Council of South Africa was initially only focused on new buildings 511 287 Eskom downgrade has AMSA CEO worried about steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-downgrade-has-amsa-ceo-worried-about-steel-2017-06-14 Anine Kilian STEEL Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:33:00 +0200 455529 1497452691 1497450780 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656787_resized_wimdeklerk110220217duane.jpg ArcelorMittal South Africa CEO Wim de Klerk 511 287 South Africa should be proud of wind energy achievements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-be-proud-of-wind-energy-achievements-2017-06-14 Megan van Wyngaardt RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:18:00 +0200 455526 1497451511 1497449880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656778_resized_kougawindfarm1022.jpg 511 287