Engineering News | Construction Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/construction Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:21:16 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 PPC Q1 trading in line with expectations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ppc-q1-trading-in-line-with-expectations-2017-08-17 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:33:00 +0200 461990 1502981165 1502980380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 M&R warns ‘costly’ Middle East exit will drag 2017 earnings lower http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-warns-costly-middle-east-exit-will-drag-2017-earnings-lower-2017-08-17 Terence Creamer DIVERSIFIED INDUSTRIALS Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:25:00 +0200 461970 1502976381 1502976300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New Brics bank plans $1.5bn lending for South African projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-brics-bank-plans-15bn-lending-for-south-african-projects-2017-08-17 Reuters DEVELOPMENT FINANCE Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:22:00 +0200 461969 1502982197 1502976120 1505599200 Reuters 0 0 World treaty to ban and reduce mercury poison comes into force http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-treaty-to-ban-and-reduce-mercury-poison-comes-into-force-2017-08-17 News24Wire MERCURY Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:09:00 +0200 461901 1502974526 1502957340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Italtile FY sales, profitability below target http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/italtile-fy-sales-profitability-below-target-2017-08-16 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:54:00 +0200 461856 1502895545 1502895240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Emira on track to improve performance, despite difficult operating environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emira-on-track-to-improve-performance-despite-difficult-operating-environment-2017-08-16 Anine Kilian PROPERTY Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:22:00 +0200 461850 1502895769 1502893320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidarity warns of ‘major impact’ should AMSA proceed with job cuts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-warns-of-major-impact-should-amsa-proceed-with-job-cuts-2017-08-16 Terence Creamer STEEL Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:30:00 +0200 461827 1502886817 1502886600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671684_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1810221113duane.jpeg 511 287 AMSA initiates retrenchment talks as it pushes ahead with restructuring plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-initiates-retrenchment-talks-as-it-pushes-ahead-with-restructuring-plan-2017-08-15 Terence Creamer STEEL Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:00:00 +0200 461707 1502864404 1502812800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671399_resized_wimdeklerk110220217duane.jpg AMSA CEO Wim de Klerk 511 287 Lonmin unveils design proposal for Marikana memorial park; showcases new apartments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lonmin-unveils-design-proposal-for-marikana-memorial-park-showcases-new-apartments-2017-08-15 Anine Kilian MARIKANA Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:38:00 +0200 461705 1502858107 1502807880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671390_resized_benmagara08171022duane.jpg Lonmin CEO Ben Magara 511 287 Housing supply remains a moving target as govt plays catch-up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/housing-supply-remains-a-moving-target-as-govt-plays-catch-up-2017-08-15 Natasha Odendaal HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:23:00 +0200 461698 1502810214 1502806980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671380_resized_lindiwesisulu210141022duane.jpg Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu 511 287 Bell’s shares surge on H1 earnings expectations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bells-shares-surge-on-h1-earnings-expectations-2017-08-14 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:17:00 +0200 461521 1502718674 1502716620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Aveng Infraset builds new concrete roof tile factory in KZN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aveng-infraset-builds-new-concrete-roof-tile-factory-in-kzn-2017-08-14 Creamer Media Reporter CONSTRUCTION Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:08:00 +0200 461516 1502717117 1502716080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Highveld to pursue safeguard protection on heavy structural steel products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/highveld-to-pursue-safeguard-protection-on-heavy-structural-steel-products-2017-08-14 Terence Creamer STEEL PROTECTION Mon, 14 Aug 2017 12:00:00 +0200 461493 1502705465 1502704800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670704_resized_highveldsteel206171022duane.jpg Highveld's recently reopened structural mill 511 287 EDGE certification system to boost residential green building investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/edge-certification-system-to-boost-residential-green-building-investment-2017-08-11 Natasha Odendaal GREEN BUILDING Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:04:00 +0200 461366 1502690408 1502460240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Balwin Properties partners with SolarAfrica http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/balwin-properties-partners-with-solarafrica-2017-08-11 Anine Kilian SOLAR Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:51:00 +0200 461359 1502461888 1502455860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Growthpoint Properties a step closer to wholly owning N1 City Mall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growthpoint-properties-a-step-closer-to-wholly-owning-n1-city-mall-2017-08-11 African News Agency PROPERTY Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:15:00 +0200 461347 1502453789 1502453700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Safeguard duties on hot-rolled steel coil and plate officially come into force http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safeguard-duties-on-hot-rolled-steel-coil-and-plate-officially-come-into-force-2017-08-11 Terence Creamer STEEL PROTECTION Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:20:00 +0200 461293 1502440057 1502439600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670370_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1210221113duane.jpeg 511 287 Eni, Anadarko to build LNG terminals in Mozambique http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eni-anadarko-to-build-lng-terminals-in-mozambique-2017-08-11 Reuters GAS Fri, 11 Aug 2017 08:33:00 +0200 461244 1502433358 1502433180 1505080800 Reuters 0 0 Amid growing water worries, desalination option enters SA’s supply debate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wastewater-reuse-posited-as-sustainable-method-of-alleviating-surface-water-scarcity-2017-08-11 Dylan Slater WATER RESOURCES Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460084 1501849415 1502402400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669062_resized_potable.jpg 511 287 Fund invests into African rail operator http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-development-fund-invests-in-rail-operator-to-unlock-continental-rail-projects-2017-08-11 Mia Breytenbach RAILWAYS Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460070 1501769220 1502402400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667502_resized_railsheltamharithhomescreenrotating0720171022.jpg RAIL POTENTIAL Sheltam will soon officially launch initiatives aimed at adding significant capacity to the company’s ambition of being a significant rail operator on the continent of Africa 511 287 Phase 1 of aquarium resealing project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/phase-1-of-aquarium-resealing-project-completed-2017-08-11 Nadine James Construction Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459694 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666764_resized_abeconstructionchemicalsvawaterfronttwooceansaquariumwip02171022.jpg WATER TIGHT The project, which included waterproofing the Kelp and Predator tanks, also involved applying new waterproofing to the aquarium’s public and service areas 511 287 Rust-prevention sealing system ideal for corrosive environments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rust-prevention-sealing-system-ideal-for-corrosive-environments-2017-08-11 Nadine James Construction Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459738 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666757_resized_bmgrustanodecoldgalvanisation07171022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE PRODUCT Rust-Anode is perfect for applications where an anti-corrosion seal would be beneficial 511 287 Safety at the forefront with first spray-cooled roof http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-at-the-forefront-with-first-spray-cooled-roof-2017-08-11 Tasneem Bulbulia Construction Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459963 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667306_resized_furnaceskilnsovensdryerssystemsspraycooledsystemsspraycooledeaffurnace0720171022.jpg NEW SYSTEM Electric arc furnace with spray-cooled equipment in the charging phase 511 287 Stakeholder support integral to urban farming in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stakeholder-support-integral-to-urban-farming-in-s-africa-2017-08-11 Robyn Wilkinson Construction Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459561 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666433_resized_vericalfarminginchina0720171022.jpg MODERN FARMING Wheat grass and other leafy greens are being grown in vertical farming units in China created out of retrofitted shipping containers 511 287 Majozi Bros, Hire-It join forces to create one-of-a-kind black-owned JV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/majozi-bros-hire-it-join-forces-to-create-one-of-a-kind-black-owned-jv-2017-08-10 Samantha Herbst JOINT VENTURE Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:31:00 +0200 461200 1502373563 1502371860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670199_resized_sihlendlelarichardfrasersimphiwemajozihireitmajozibrothers1022.jpg Pictured at their new premises on Chris Hani road, Durban North are Majozi Bros Tool Hire & Sales joint venture partners Sihle Ndlela, Richard Fraser and Simphiwe Majozi 511 287 City of Johannesburg embarks on manhole cover replacement project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-johannesburg-embarks-on-manhole-cover-replacement-project-2017-08-10 Creamer Media Reporter INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:30:00 +0200 461198 1502373069 1502371800 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maersk-family-foundation-launches-africa-infrastructure-fund-2017-08-10 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 10 Aug 2017 08:32:00 +0200 461078 1502352378 1502346720 1504994400 Reuters 0 0 Samwu to march on Midvaal Municipality http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/samwu-to-march-on-midvaal-municipality-2017-08-09 African News Agency MUNICIPAL MARCH Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:37:00 +0200 461058 1502293579 1502293020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669858_resized_egyptmubarakprotests1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Gauteng Premier sends Transport MEC to scene of collapsed N3 pedestrian bridge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-premier-sends-transport-mec-to-scene-of-collapsed-n3-pedestrian-bridge-2017-08-09 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE COLLAPSE Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:33:00 +0200 461057 1502292974 1502292780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669855_resized_n3tcn3tollconcessiontruckroadtraffic6808151022duane.jpg 511 287 Greenbay raises R4bn in accelerated bookbuild http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greenbay-raises-r4bn-in-accelerated-bookbuild-2017-08-08 Creamer Media Reporter PROPERTY Tue, 08 Aug 2017 14:53:00 +0200 460992 1502200671 1502196780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Free State shopping centre set for R338m redevelopment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/free-state-shopping-centre-set-for-r338m-redevelopment-2017-08-08 Creamer Media Reporter PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTS Tue, 08 Aug 2017 09:47:00 +0200 460910 1502178892 1502178420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lafarge to merge Nigerian units to simplify ownership structure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lafarge-to-merge-nigerian-units-to-simplify-ownership-structure-2017-08-08 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Tue, 08 Aug 2017 08:06:00 +0200 460867 1502189297 1502172360 1504821600 Reuters 0 0 Aurecon appoints MD for Infrastructure, subject matter expertise to contribute to global portfolio http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aurecon-appoints-md-for-infrastructure-subject-matter-expertise-to-contribute-to-global-portfolio-2017-08-07 Mia Breytenbach ENGINEERING/INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 07 Aug 2017 11:10:00 +0200 460777 1502173869 1502097000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669263_resized_aureconbenstapleton1022.jpg Aurecon Infrastructure MD Ben Stapleton 511 287 Uganda, Tanzania start work on construction of $3.5bn oil pipeline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-tanzania-start-work-on-construction-of-35bn-oil-pipeline-2017-08-07 Reuters OIL Mon, 07 Aug 2017 08:11:00 +0200 460723 1502088618 1502086260 1504735200 Reuters 0 0 Transnet mulls options to improve Durban port efficiencies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-mulls-options-to-improve-durban-port-efficiencies-2017-08-04 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 04 Aug 2017 09:54:00 +0200 460645 1501851514 1501833240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669093_resized_rl30scclocomtivesatportofdurban1022.jpg Locomotives at the Port of Durban, South Africa 511 287