Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Fri, 24 Jan 2020 07:24:04 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AMSA warns of big 2019 loss, as it sheds more than 1 000 jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-warns-of-big-2019-loss-as-saldanha-wind-down-advances-2020-01-23 Terence Creamer STEEL Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:20:00 +0200 542613 1579793159 1579792800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848501_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1810221113duane.jpeg Wind-down of Saldanha Works (pictured) anticipated to be largely completed by the end of the first quarter 511 287 Recovery of global economic growth remains sluggish, despite stabilising http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recovery-of-global-economic-growth-remains-sluggish-despite-stabilising-2020-01-23 Simone Liedtke BUSINESS & ECONOMY OUTLOOK Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:47:00 +0200 542608 1579792008 1579787220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-treasury-seek-renewal-of-1bn-loan-facility-2020-01-23 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:06:00 +0200 542451 1579760909 1579759560 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South Africa improves in corruption index but still has serious problems – report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-improves-in-corruption-index-but-still-has-serious-problems-report-2020-01-23 Sane Dhlamini Latest News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:21:00 +0200 542479 1579788711 1579764060 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848159_resized_davidlewiscorruptionwatch1022.jpg Corruption Watch executive director David Lewis 511 287 Cable ship en route to fix damaged undersea cables http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cable-ship-en-route-to-fix-damaged-undersea-cables-2020-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIONS; PORTS & SHIPPPING; MAINTENANCE Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:37:00 +0200 542536 1579780519 1579775820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wind sector calls for IRP 2019 to be implemented http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wind-sector-calls-for-irp-2019-to-be-implemented-2020-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia WIND ENERGY Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:56:00 +0200 542510 1579782737 1579769760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CDC unveils $100m trade finance agreement with Absa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cdc-unveils-100m-trade-finance-agreement-with-absa-2020-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCIAL Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:54:00 +0200 542509 1579770513 1579769640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 East London port increasing in popularity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/east-london-port-increasing-in-popularity-2020-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:34:00 +0200 542535 1579780166 1579775640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848336_resized_aidamira0120201022.jpg AIDAmira 511 287 Blue Label expects half-year earnings improvement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blue-label-expects-half-year-earnings-improvement-2020-01-23 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:21:00 +0200 542590 1579786326 1579785660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA water situation improves slightly http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-water-situation-improves-slightly-2020-01-23 Natasha Odendaal WATER Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:02:00 +0200 542578 1579787035 1579784520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 ESG matters at the fore in M&A transactions, says law firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/esg-matters-at-the-fore-for-mas-says-law-firm-2020-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:00:00 +0200 542447 1579772420 1579759200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 GEC launches programme to accelerate reform for a green economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gec-launches-programme-to-accelerate-reform-for-a-green-economy-2020-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:26:00 +0200 542596 1579786706 1579785960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Auto industry seen consolidating as falling demand, higher costs bite http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-seen-consolidating-as-falling-demand-higher-costs-bite-2020-01-23 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:03:00 +0200 542450 1579759464 1579759380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 RBCT coal exports decline again http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rbct-coal-exports-decline-again-2020-01-23 Martin Creamer COAL Thu, 23 Jan 2020 16:20:00 +0200 542614 1579791499 1579789200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848504_resized_rbctonlinepicovervew.jpg The Richards Bay Coal Terminal in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 Electricity shortfall worse than previously thought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electricity-shortfall-worse-than-previously-thought-2020-01-23 Creamer Media Reporter Latest News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:14:00 +0200 542587 1579790852 1579785240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848495_resized_terencest2301201022donna.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81170_2020-01-23_second_take_en_-_2.mp4100522127Electricity shortfall worse than previously thought Electricity shortfall worse than previously thought SA cannot dodge a downgrade this year, says Alexander Forbes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-cannot-dodge-a-downgrade-this-year-says-alexander-forbes-2020-01-23 News24Wire Latest News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:47:00 +0200 542568 1579788727 1579783620 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848435_resized_moodysbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Angola closes in on Africa’s richest woman with Sonangol inquiry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/angola-closes-in-on-africas-richest-woman-with-sonangol-inquiry-2020-01-23 Bloomberg ENERGY Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:28:00 +0200 542558 1579782599 1579782480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Struggling GDP growth, policy uncertainty top concerns for pessimistic South African CEOs – report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/struggling-gdp-growth-policy-uncertainty-top-concerns-for-pessimistic-south-african-ceos-report-2020-01-23 News24Wire Latest News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:06:00 +0200 542549 1579786559 1579781160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848378_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287 Government struggling to convince banks to loan SAA billions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-struggling-to-convince-banks-to-loan-saa-billions-2020-01-23 News24Wire Latest News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:50:00 +0200 542508 1579788695 1579769400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848241_resized_ortambointernationalairportacsasaa310220814duane.jpg 511 287 SAA business rescue adds to SA Express financial woes – court papers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-business-rescue-adds-to-sa-express-financial-woes-court-papers-2020-01-23 News24Wire AVIATION Thu, 23 Jan 2020 10:49:00 +0200 542507 1579769523 1579769340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 SAB, AB InBev ahead of renewable energy target for 2020 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-ab-inbev-ahead-of-renewable-energy-target-for-2020-2020-01-22 Creamer Media Reporter Latest News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 07:00:00 +0200 542366 1579697953 1579755600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848039_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81136_2020-01-14_rer570_sab.mp458999323SAB, AB InBev ahead of renewable energy target for 2020 SAB, AB InBev ahead of renewable energy target for 2020 Over 400 jobs at risk at Weatherly Namibia copper mine – union http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/over-400-jobs-at-risk-at-weatherly-namibia-copper-mine-union-2020-01-22 Reuters COPPER Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:33:00 +0200 542444 1579703722 1579703580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Equites to develop a R1.3bn warehouse for Pepkor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equites-to-develop-a-r13bn-warehouse-for-pepkor-2020-01-22-1 Tasneem Bulbulia PROPERTY Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:28:00 +0200 542443 1579704680 1579703280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Dynamic, inclusive global economy essential to meeting 2030 Agenda – UN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dynamic-inclusive-global-economy-essential-to-meeting-2030-agenda-un-2020-01-22 Simone Liedtke SDGs Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:27:00 +0200 542441 1579760506 1579703220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848104_resized_drkirstenthompsonpluseconomics01201022donna.jpg Plus Economics research director Dr Kirsten Thompson 511 287 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AfDB president says LSE offers opportunities for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-president-says-lse-offers-opportunities-for-africa-2020-01-22 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCIAL Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:17:00 +0200 542439 1579704127 1579702620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SepHold to raise R37.5m through rights offer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sephold-to-raise-r375m-through-rights-offer-2020-01-22 Tasneem Bulbulia CONSTRUCTION Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:15:00 +0200 542438 1579703946 1579702500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pityana appointed to WEF’s Africa Regional Stewardship Board http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pityana-appointed-to-wefs-africa-regional-stewardship-board-2020-01-22 Tasneem Bulbulia ECONOMY Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:12:00 +0200 542437 1579703848 1579702320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848096_resized_siphopityanabusa01201022donna.jpg Sipho Pityana 511 287 SOEs take centre stage at ANC NEC meeting, Lekgotla http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/soes-take-centre-stage-at-anc-nec-meeting-lekgotla-2020-01-22 Sashnee Moodley Latest News Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:20:00 +0200 542424 1579701897 1579699200 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848067_resized_anclogo1022.jpg 511 287 SAB hopes to use first electric truck by 2022 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-hopes-to-use-first-electric-trucks-by-2022-2020-01-22 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:41:00 +0200 542415 1579697559 1579696860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848033_resized_fusoecanter6electrictruckevsabinbevchamdor0120donna1022.jpg The eCanter 511 287 Uganda says refinery investor group nearing final decision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-says-refinery-investor-group-nearing-final-decision-2020-01-22 Bloomberg REFINERIES Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:26:00 +0200 542411 1579696207 1579695960 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 ‘Significantly enhanced' shareholder scrutiny to be expected, Eskom’s De Ruyter says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/significantly-enhanced-shareholder-scrutiny-to-be-expected-eskoms-de-ruyter-says-2020-01-22 Terence Creamer ESKOM Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:15:00 +0200 542409 1579701984 1579695300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848021_resized_eskomandrederuyter8lowres1022.jpg Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter 511 287 Fierce Eskom critic appointed as spokesperson http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fierce-eskom-critic-appointed-as-spokesperson-2020-01-22 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:46:00 +0200 542401 1579702024 1579689960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000847994_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Prize-winning edible straws http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prize-winning-edible-straws-2020-01-22 Debbie French FEATURED PRODUCT Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:20:00 +0200 542394 1579688689 1579688400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000847982_resized_0000845981resizedediblestrawspicfinal1022.jpg 511 287 Telkom starts retrenchment consultations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkom-starts-retrenchment-consultations-2020-01-22 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:06:00 +0200 542391 1579687985 1579687560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Globeleq’s Azito plant reaches financial close for 253 MW expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/globeleqs-azito-plant-reaches-financial-close-for-253-mw-expansion-2020-01-22 Tasneem Bulbulia GAS Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:54:00 +0200 542381 1579686676 1579683240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000847953_resized_azito130120201022.jpg Azito 511 287 First group of MSI welder trainees graduate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-group-of-msi-welder-trainees-graduate-2020-01-22 Yvonne Silaule STAINLESS STEEL Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:18:00 +0200 542378 1579683017 1579681080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0