Engineering News | Construction Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/construction Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:00:11 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Women in construction sector need more support – Nxesi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/women-in-construction-sector-need-more-support-nxesi-2018-08-17 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:18:00 +0200 496074 1534515586 1534515480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Basil Read, Esor ask for JSE share trading suspension http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basil-read-esor-ask-for-jse-share-trading-suspension-2018-08-17 Creamer Media Reporter CONSTRUCTION Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:27:00 +0200 496050 1534508922 1534508820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Microsurfacing system cost effective, environment friendly http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/microsurfacing-system-cost-effective-environment-friendly-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493553 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744211_resized_colascolmat07181022.jpg ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY The Colas South Africa team applying Colmat L microsurfacing in the Krugersdorp Nature Reserve 511 287 Opportunities for growth, innovation for steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-for-growth-innovation-for-steel-2018-08-17 Tasneem Bulbulia Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494565 1534416893 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744662_resized_saiscsteelcontructionproject0820181022.jpg IT’S A CONSTRUCTION STEEL Owing to rapid urbanisation, there are a number of opportunities for steel construction that the industry can capitalise on 511 287 Cellular concrete holds potential in South Africa for rapid construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cellular-concrete-holds-potential-in-sa-for-rapid-construction-2018-08-17 Schalk Burger Cellular Concrete Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495015 1534496432 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Wave of innovation for infrastructure development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wave-of-innovation-for-infrastructure-development-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494232 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744202_resized_n2concorinfrastructure2017construction10221022.jpg COLLABORATION Concor Construction wants to work with governments and municipalities to meet their mandates for infrastructure delivery 511 287 Experts collaborate to deliver project in Kenya http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/developer-collaborates-expertise-to-deliver-infrastructure-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494459 1534227766 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744371_resized_bonichileshe07181022.jpg BONI CHILESHE A major advantage for Aecom in the region is its ability to leverage its international expertise and experience on the continent 511 287 Expediting infrastructure development to address rapid urbanisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expediting-infrastructure-development-to-address-rapid-urbanisation-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494265 1534416953 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744205_resized_sandtonalexandra1022.jpg URBANISATION There is a need for robust and sophisticated infrastructure to support and sustain increasing urbanisation in Africa 511 287 Investors looking for viable infrastructure projects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investors-looking-for-viable-infrastructure-projects-in-africa-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494144 1534416970 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744208_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine110114duane1022.jpg INVESTING IN INFRASTRUCTURE Investec Bank is considering investment in renewable energy, water desalination and treatment projects, transportation infrastructure and speciality buildings 511 287 55 Mℓ/d treatment plant completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-55-md-treatment-plant-completed-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494463 1534416998 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744386_resized_veoliaumgeniwater07181022.jpg RELIABLE SUPPLY The 55 Mℓ/d potable water treatment plant in the iLembe District has been handed over to Umgeni Water 511 287 Need for engineers amid infrastructure delivery challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineering-and-construction-industries-contracting-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Construction Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494302 1534417028 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744199_resized_cesachrisandneresh07181022.jpg NERESH PATHER AND CHRIS CAMPBELL Consulting Engineers South Africa is encouraging partnerships among its member companies, in the form of joint ventures, to benefit in respect of growth and skills transfer 511 287 Kenya's ARM Cement CEO says to leave post, to stay as board member http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyas-arm-cement-ceo-says-to-leave-post-to-stay-as-board-member-2018-08-16 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:13:00 +0200 495940 1534421659 1534421580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rothdene pumpstation upgrade allows municipality to accommodate growth in area http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rothdene-pumpstation-upgrade-allows-municipality-to-accommodate-growth-in-area-2018-08-16 Creamer Media Reporter Construction Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:05:00 +0200 492995 1534407790 1534406700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747301_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75632_2018-08-17_rer501-rothdene-hdweb_cg.mp448938994Rothdene pumpstation upgrade allows municipality to accommodate growth in area Rothdene pumpstation upgrade allows municipality to accommodate growth in area Emira delivers positive FY18 performance with 2.53% distribution increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emira-delivers-positive-fy18-performance-with-253-distribution-increase-2018-08-15 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:53:00 +0200 495805 1534344907 1534344780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Freedom Property subsidiary sells noncore residential units http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/freedom-property-subsidiary-sells-noncore-residential-units-2018-08-15 Anine Kilian PROPERTY Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:44:00 +0200 495789 1534341449 1534340640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 M&R expects to report higher FY18 earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-expects-to-report-higher-fy18-earnings-2018-08-15 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:02:00 +0200 495776 1534338197 1534338120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African black property owners want certainty over land reform policy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-black-property-owners-want-certainty-over-land-reform-policy-2018-08-15 African News Agency PROPERTY Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:42:00 +0200 495767 1534338024 1534336920 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 City of Joburg makes 71 inner city properties available for private sector development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-joburg-makes-71-inner-city-properties-available-for-private-sector-development-2018-08-14 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:33:00 +0200 495670 1534257431 1534257180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747074_resized_hermanmashabaentrepreneurfounderofblacklikeme1024x682.jpg City of Joburg executive mayor Herman Mashaba 511 340 Nigeria's State-owned oil company considers refinery partnerships http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-state-owned-oil-company-considers-refinery-partnerships-2018-08-14 Reuters REFINERIES Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:52:00 +0200 495655 1534254810 1534254720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Ethiopia plans to build new airport in Oromia region – Fana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-plans-to-build-new-airport-in-oromia-region-fana-2018-08-14 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:32:00 +0200 495608 1534242839 1534242720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 WG Wearne CFO resigns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wg-wearne-cfo-resigns-2018-08-14 Simone Liedtke BUILDING MATERIALS Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:42:00 +0200 495572 1534233781 1534232520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fund manager Vantage provides R2bn for six South African renewable energy projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fund-manager-vantage-provides-r2bn-for-six-south-african-renewable-energy-projects-2018-08-14 African News Agency RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:43:00 +0200 495547 1534229265 1534228980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Kudu gas project might not be viable for Namibia – Energy Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kudu-gas-project-might-not-be-viable-for-namibia-energy-minister-2018-08-14 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:39:00 +0200 495546 1534229155 1534228740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Esor’s share price plummets as major subsidiary files for business rescue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/esors-share-price-plummets-as-major-subsidiary-files-for-business-rescue-2018-08-13 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION / CIVIL ENGINEERING Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:53:00 +0200 495516 1534168570 1534168380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kenya charges top officials with fraud over new $3bn railway http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-charges-top-officials-with-fraud-over-new-3bn-railway-2018-08-13 Reuters RAIL Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:43:00 +0200 495468 1534157066 1534156980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tribunal to pursue alleged price-fixing, collusion in R240m Eskom tender http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-to-pursue-alleged-price-fixing-collusion-in-r240m-eskom-tender-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:36:00 +0200 495411 1534149520 1534149360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Futuregrowth, Citiq Treasury, Citiq Property Services merger gets green light http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/futuregrowth-citiq-treasury-citiq-property-services-merger-gets-green-light-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:33:00 +0200 495408 1534149397 1534149180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Government changes shake up the sub-Saharan African construction sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-changes-shake-up-the-sub-saharan-african-construction-sector-2018-08-10 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:44:00 +0200 495350 1533905141 1533905040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Western Cape transport department says begins R29m roadworks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-department-says-begins-r29m-roadworks-2018-08-10 African News Agency ROADS Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:19:00 +0200 495284 1533910415 1533885540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Cape Town changing HID street lights with smart LED technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-changing-hid-street-lights-with-smart-led-technology-2018-08-10 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:41:00 +0200 495268 1533883384 1533883260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Ongoing waterproofing for Innovation Hub campus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ongoing-waterproofing-for-innovation-hub-campus-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Construction Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493627 1533535814 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742563_resized_abebotswanainnovationhub08181022.jpg COMPLETE COATING The waterproofing of an expansive roof of one of the Botswana Innovation Hub campus’ new buildings is about 90% complete 511 287 Karoo’s MeerKAT radio telescope sets scene for pioneering scientific discovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meerkat-radio-telescope-begins-major-scientific-research-2018-08-10 Dylan Slater Science & 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asphalt plant to better meet city’s infrastructure needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-reopens-expanded-asphalt-plant-to-better-meet-citys-infrastructure-needs-2018-08-08 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0200 495212 1533758749 1533736800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746078_resized_jraasphaltplant0818dylan1022.jpg 511 287 South Africa falls to 37th on International Property Rights Index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-falls-to-37th-on-international-property-rights-index-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY RIGHTS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 14:00:00 +0200 495007 1533628338 1533729600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 M&R withdraws Aveng merger proposal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-withdraws-aveng-merger-proposal-2018-08-08 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Wed, 08 Aug 2018 11:19:00 +0200 495154 1533721838 1533719940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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