Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Wed, 17 Oct 2018 10:19:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 South Africa slips in WEF Global Competitiveness Index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-slips-in-wef-global-competitiveness-index-2018-10-17 African News Agency ECONOMY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:43:00 +0200 501992 1539760048 1539758580 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760728_resized_worldeconmicforumwef2018logo1022.jpg 511 287 City of Johannesburg, Eskom reach agreement to electrify Zandspruit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-johannesburg-eskom-reach-agreement-to-electrify-zandspruit-2018-10-17 News24Wire ELECTRICITY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:33:00 +0200 501986 1539759756 1539757980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Zambian power firm CEC divests from telecoms business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambian-power-firm-cec-divests-from-telecoms-business-2018-10-17 Reuters ENERGY/TELECOMS Wed, 17 Oct 2018 09:20:00 +0200 502006 1539761560 1539760800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Calls for greater transformation in the energy industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calls-for-greater-transformation-in-the-energy-industry-2018-10-16 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 20:30:00 +0200 501980 1539757599 1539714600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Organisations oppose coal in IRP public hearings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisations-oppose-coal-in-irp-public-hearings-2018-10-16 Kim Cloete COAL Tue, 16 Oct 2018 20:10:00 +0200 501979 1539757320 1539713400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 MeerKAT telescope described as 'a quantum leap forward' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meerkat-telescope-described-as-a-quantum-lead-forward-2018-10-16 Kim Cloete SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:52:00 +0200 501969 1539763355 1539697920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-to-provide-229m-for-rwanda-electricity-programme-2018-10-16 Marleny Arnoldi ELECTRICITY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:18:00 +0200 501960 1539696121 1539695880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760686_resized_africandevelopmentbankpowerenergyclimatechangeandgreengrowthdevelopmentvpamadouhott0620181022.jpg African Development Bank power, energy, climate change and green growth VP Amadou Hott 511 287 Attacq, Tricolt to launch first high-rise luxury apartments in Waterfall City http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/attacq-tricolt-to-launch-first-high-rise-luxury-apartments-in-waterfall-city-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:08:00 +0200 501958 1539695571 1539695280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760676_resized_propertyellipseexternalview102018attacq1022.jpg Artist's impression of the Ellipse Waterfall exterior 511 287 Brink Towing Systems SA secures additional export volumes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brink-towing-systems-sa-secures-additional-export-volumes-2018-10-16 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:05:00 +0200 501956 1539697871 1539695100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760668_resized_brinktowbars201821022.jpg The new Yaskawa robot at the Brink Towing Systems SA factory 511 287 EnviroServ returning to its roots following Shongweni malodour issue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enviroserv-returning-to-its-roots-following-shongweni-malodour-issue-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke WASTE MANAGEMENT / ENVIRONMENT Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:51:00 +0200 501952 1539694633 1539694260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760658_resized_wastemanagementshongwenilandfillaerialviewin2018102018enviroserv1022.jpg Shongweni landfill, in KwaZulu-Natal. 511 287 Tower Property generates R396m in proceeds, property net income guidance remains unchanged http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tower-property-generates-r396m-in-proceeds-property-net-income-guidance-remains-unchanged-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:40:00 +0200 501947 1539693682 1539693600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Moody's ratings review of South Africa to come after next week's budget – Treasury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/moodys-ratings-review-of-south-africa-to-come-after-next-weeks-budget-treasury-2018-10-16 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:19:00 +0200 501942 1539692452 1539692340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mboweni slams KPMG over role in VBS scandal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-slams-kpmg-over-role-in-vbs-scandal-2018-10-16 African News Agency Latest News Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:10:00 +0200 501938 1539695676 1539691800 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760630_resized_titomboweni2111020181022.jpg Finance minister Tito Mboweni 511 287 Used oil industry offering significant job creation potential, says foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/used-oil-industry-offering-significant-job-creation-potential-says-foundation-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke OIL / JOB CREATION Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:08:00 +0200 501937 1539691786 1539691680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mboweni has received preliminary report on PIC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-says-has-received-preliminary-report-on-pic-2018-10-16 African News Agency Latest News Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:05:00 +0200 501935 1539700827 1539691500 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760624_resized_titombowenicyrilramaphosa2091020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa & Finance Minister Tito Mboweni 511 287 Treasury says recession, falling revenue dent public finances http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recession-falling-revenue-dent-south-africas-public-finances-treasury-2018-10-16 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 10:50:00 +0200 501902 1539716373 1539679800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Messe München South Africa acquires Air Cargo India, Air Cargo Africa exhibitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/messe-mnchen-south-africa-acquires-air-cargo-india-air-cargo-africa-exhibitions-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke AVIATION EXHIBITIONS Tue, 16 Oct 2018 10:48:00 +0200 501901 1539679768 1539679680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global steel body hikes demand forecasts, but says risks remain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-steel-body-hikes-demand-forecasts-but-says-risks-remain-2018-10-16 Reuters STEEL Tue, 16 Oct 2018 08:45:00 +0200 501871 1539673766 1539672300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760446_resized_steel05bloomberg.jpg 511 287 CSIR seeks municipal partners for energy master plan pilot project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-seeks-municipal-partners-for-energy-master-plan-pilot-project-2018-10-16 Terence Creamer ENERGY PLANNING Tue, 16 Oct 2018 08:45:00 +0200 501870 1539699652 1539672300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760443_resized_clintoncarterbrown1022.jpeg CSIR Energy Centre head Dr Clinton Carter-Brown 511 287 Digital-enabled creativity, tech solutions and interaction at Italian innovation fair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-enabled-creativity-tech-solutions-and-interaction-at-italian-innovation-fair-2018-10-15 Creamer Media Reporter INNOVATION Mon, 15 Oct 2018 16:53:00 +0200 501847 1539616255 1539615180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eskom executive for generation Thava Govender quits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-executive-for-generation-thava-govender-quits-2018-10-15 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Mon, 15 Oct 2018 16:45:00 +0200 501845 1539614872 1539614700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 ExecuJet welcomes first Pilatus PC-24 aircraft to its fleet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-welcomes-first-pilatus-pc-24-aircraft-to-its-fleet-2018-10-15 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:54:00 +0200 501835 1539763681 1539611640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760612_resized_execujet102018simoneliedtke1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76387_2018-10-15_execujet_blur.mp418341717Aviation company ExecuJet on Monday welcomed the first Pilatus PC-24 in Africa, to its premises based at Lanseria International Airport, in Johannesburg. Simone Liedtke reports. Video filming and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Aviation company ExecuJet on Monday welcomed the first Pilatus PC-24 in Africa, to its premises based at Lanseria International Airport, in Johannesburg. Simone Liedtke reports. Video filming and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Entries for inaugural Factory of the Year competition to close on Oct 31 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entries-for-inaugural-factory-of-the-year-competition-to-close-on-oct-31-2018-10-15 Tasneem Bulbulia MANUFACTURING Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:53:00 +0200 501838 1539613211 1539611580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760382_resized_20181015marksaunders1022.jpg A.T Kearney manager Mark Saunders 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76367_2018-10-15_mark_saunders_-_hd_web.mp437482636A.T Kearney manager Mark Saunders discusses the advantages of bringing its Factory of the Year competition to South Africa Video: Nicholas Boyd; Editing: Christo Greyling. A.T Kearney manager Mark Saunders discusses the advantages of bringing its Factory of the Year competition to South Africa Video: Nicholas Boyd; Editing: Christo Greyling. CER attorneys to address MPs on new coal in the IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cer-attorneys-to-address-mps-on-new-coal-in-the-irp-2018-10-15 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:27:00 +0200 501829 1539610660 1539610020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Farmers head to court to challenge policy on transfer of water rights http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/farmers-head-to-court-to-challenge-policy-on-transfer-of-water-rights-2018-10-15-1 News24Wire WATER Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:24:00 +0200 501827 1539610331 1539609840 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Famous Brands sees R874m impairment as UK burger business struggles http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/famous-brands-sees-r874m-impairment-as-uk-burger-business-struggles-2018-10-15 Reuters FOOD & BEVERAGE Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:20:00 +0200 501826 1539609978 1539609600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Why AB InBev may cut its generous dividend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/why-ab-inbev-may-cut-its-generous-dividend-in-four-charts-2018-10-15 Bloomberg FOOD & BEVERAGE Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:00:00 +0200 501823 1539614340 1539608400 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Bloodhound project faces financial crunch, seeks R475m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bloodhound-project-faces-financial-crunch-seeks-r475m-2018-10-15 Irma Venter LAND-SPEED RECORD Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:55:00 +0200 501820 1539608320 1539608100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760352_resized_bloodhoundfirstrun2017uk1022.jpg The Bloodhound vehicle in 2017 511 287 Telcos embracing once-feared OTTs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telcos-embracing-once-feared-otts-2018-10-15 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:49:00 +0200 501818 1539608257 1539607740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Long4Life appoints CFO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long4life-appoints-cfo-2018-10-15 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:38:00 +0200 501815 1539607358 1539607080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA yet to achieve land reform in urban areas, says deputy minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-yet-to-achieve-land-reform-in-urban-areas-says-deputy-minister-2018-10-15 News24Wire Latest News Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:25:00 +0200 501813 1539607090 1539606300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760334_resized_jdajohannesburgjhbsoccercity706101022duane.jpg 511 287 Roman’s Pizza head office kitted out with solar PV plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/romans-pizza-head-office-kitted-out-with-solar-pv-plant-2018-10-15 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:54:00 +0200 501802 1539601101 1539600840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mondi proceeds with Slovakia kraft top white machine project, but costs rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-proceeds-with-slovakia-kraft-top-white-machine-project-but-costs-rise-2018-10-15 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:53:00 +0200 501801 1539600878 1539600780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Prudent capital allocation keeps Balwin performing in H1 despite challenging climate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prudent-capital-allocation-keeps-balwin-performing-in-h1-despite-challenging-climate-2018-10-15 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:40:00 +0200 501798 1539600644 1539600000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760312_resized_stevebrookesbalwinceonovember20161022.jpg Balwin Properties CEO Steve Brookes 511 287 Numsa plastic sector workers to strike over wages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-plastic-sector-workers-to-strike-over-wages-2018-10-15 African News Agency MANUFACTURING Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:14:00 +0200 501796 1539598749 1539598440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Renewable energy sector could provide jobs boost to SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-sector-could-provide-jobs-boost-to-sa-2018-10-15 African News Agency RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:04:00 +0200 501794 1539598633 1539597840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0