Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:18:10 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Eskom confident of its ability to implement new nuclear build programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-confident-of-its-ability-to-implement-new-nuclear-build-programme-2017-03-29 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:03:00 +0200 447940 1490800547 1490796180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637674_resized_davenicholls210220813duane.jpg Eskom chief nuclear officer Dave Nicholls 511 287 ANC top six split on whether to fire Gordhan – sources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-top-six-split-on-whether-to-fire-gordhan-sources-2017-03-29 Reuters POLITICS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:28:00 +0200 447949 1490797832 1490797680 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637684_resized_anc1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Liquid metal battery inventor questions lithium-ion as grid-scale storage solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/liquid-metal-battery-inventor-questions-lithium-ion-as-grid-scale-storage-solution-2017-03-29 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY STORAGE Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:20:00 +0200 447823 1490789824 1490772000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637380_resized_profdonaldsadoway1022.jpeg Professor Donald Sadoway 511 287 Motus seeks synergies, cost savings, says CEO Arbee http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motus-seeks-synergies-cost-savings-says-ceo-arbee-2017-03-29 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:36:00 +0200 447910 1490791080 1490790960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637601_resized_osmanarbee1022.jpg Osman Arbee 511 287 Nemeth to depart Ford SA, Toyota’s Kruger appointed new MD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nemeth-to-depart-ford-sa-toyotas-kruger-appointed-new-md-2017-03-29 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:31:00 +0200 447879 1490783694 1490783460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637526_resized_fordceocasperkruger1022.jpg Casper Kruger 511 287 Eskom cancels supplier contract owing to inferior coal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-cancels-supplier-contract-owing-to-inferior-coal-2017-03-29 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:37:00 +0200 447806 1490770132 1490769420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NUM goes to war over proposed Eskom power station closures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-goes-to-war-over-proposed-eskom-power-station-closures-2017-03-29 Natasha Odendaal ELECTRICITY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:58:00 +0200 447918 1490794880 1490792280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sarec calls on public to comment on IRP2016 ahead of Friday’s deadline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarec-calls-on-public-to-comment-on-irp2016-ahead-of-fridays-deadline-2017-03-29 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:32:00 +0200 447852 1490791180 1490779920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68283_sarec_irp_response_20170328_final.pdf564324To download a copy of the Sarec IRP response, click here. 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Shareholders in Aveng approve sale of 51% stake in Grinaker-LTA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shareholders-in-aveng-approve-sale-of-51-stake-in-grinaker-lta-2017-03-29 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:18:00 +0200 447903 1490790042 1490789880 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 Nuclear energy essential to guard against climate change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-energy-essential-to-guard-against-climate-change-2017-03-29 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR ENERGY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:37:00 +0200 447853 1490783248 1490780220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637499_resized_worldnuclearassociationdgagnetarising0317keith.jpg WNA director general Agneta Rising 511 287 Niasa signs MoU with Korean association to develop nuclear industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/niasa-signs-mou-with-korean-association-to-develop-nuclear-industry-2017-03-29 Megan van Wyngaardt NUCLEAR ENERGY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:52:00 +0200 447848 1490789756 1490777520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DTI sets aside R15bn for new investment in incentives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-sets-aside-r15bn-for-new-investment-in-incentives-2017-03-29 Natasha Odendaal TRADE Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:13:00 +0200 447921 1490794615 1490793180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Universal electrification a necessity for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/universal-electrification-a-necessity-for-africa-2017-03-29 Anine Kilian ELECTRICITY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:18:00 +0200 447924 1490798432 1490793480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637632_resized_unknown.jpeg Energy Security Services Africa MD Gareth Gregory 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68305_2017-03-29_p_and_e_-_hd_web.mp424982781Energy Security Services Africa MD Gareth Gregory talks about the need for Africa to resolve its energy poverty. 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Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd Western Cape budgets for drought relief http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-budgets-for-drought-relief-2017-03-29 Megan van Wyngaardt AGRICULTURE Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:01:00 +0200 447938 1490797011 1490796060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637665_resized_spierwinefarm1022.jpg 511 287 Stifling legislation deters economic disruptors – Winde http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stifling-legislation-deters-economic-disruptors-winde-2017-03-29 Megan van Wyngaardt TOURISM Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:03:00 +0200 447939 1490797477 1490796180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637671_resized_capetown02141022reuters.jpg 511 287 Kenya adopts South Africa’s Green Star rating system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-adopts-south-africas-green-star-rating-system-2017-03-29 Natasha Odendaal GREEN BUILDING Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:52:00 +0200 447935 1490796214 1490795520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SAA, Ethiopian Airlines extend code-share agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-ethiopian-airlines-extend-code-share-agreement-2017-03-29 Megan van Wyngaardt TOURISM Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:08:00 +0200 447941 1490799764 1490796480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637677_resized_saa1saaairbusa34064204141022duane.jpg 511 287 AFC aims to have $5bn in assets by 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afc-aims-to-have-5bn-in-assets-by-2019-2017-03-29 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:48:00 +0200 447933 1490796556 1490795280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 After crippling cost overruns, Toshiba's Westinghouse files for bankruptcy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/after-crippling-cost-overruns-toshibas-westinghouse-files-for-bankruptcy-2017-03-29 Reuters NUCLEAR Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:48:00 +0200 447915 1490791885 1490791680 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 Firms demand EU deal ensures their survival as May triggers Brexit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/european-shares-inch-higher-as-brexit-divorce-process-to-begin-2017-03-29 Reuters BREXIT Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:26:00 +0200 447849 1490794631 1490786760 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 EU decides against provisional duties on hot-rolled steel – sources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-decides-against-provisional-duties-on-hot-rolled-steel-sources-2017-03-29 Reuters STEEL Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:26:00 +0200 447925 1490794324 1490793960 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 Oakbay/Gordhan debacle a settled issue in law – Guptas lawyer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oakbaygordhan-debacle-a-settled-issue-in-law-guptas-lawyer-2017-03-29 African News Agency POLITICS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:31:00 +0200 447907 1490790820 1490790660 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637588_resized_gavelandscalesofjusticelegallaw1022.jpg 511 287 Gupta entity wanted Gordhan’s ‘unlawful’ intervention http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gupta-entity-wanted-gordhans-unlawful-intervention-2017-03-29 African News Agency POLITICS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:11:00 +0200 447898 1490796257 1490789460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637553_resized_oakbayinvestments1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Gordhan will 'open a new chapter' if sacked as Finance Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-will-open-a-new-chapter-if-sacked-as-finance-minister-2017-03-29 Reuters POLITICS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:59:00 +0200 447891 1490790125 1490788740 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637532_resized_pravingordhan1022reuters.jpg Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Cape Town's drastic plan for affordable housing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-towns-drastic-plan-for-affordable-housing-2017-03-29 News24Wire HOUSING Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:46:00 +0200 447885 1490784548 1490784360 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Hawks probe into Gordhan, rogue Sars unit not finalised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hawks-probe-into-gordhan-rogue-sars-unit-not-finalised-2017-03-29 African News Agency POLITICS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:02:00 +0200 447864 1490782371 1490781720 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637502_resized_pravingordhan01161022duane.jpg Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Pallinghurst turns $45m profit, upbeat on 2017, mulling options http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pallinghurst-turns-45m-profit-upbeat-on-2017-mulling-asset-options-2017-03-29 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:59:00 +0200 447861 1490789952 1490781540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637493_resized_arnefrandsenbriangilbertsononlinepic.jpeg Pallinghurst CEO Arne Frandsen and chairperson Brian Gilbertson at JSE listing ten years ago this year. 511 287 Rwanda's airline to start flights to London from May 26 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwandas-airline-to-start-flights-to-london-from-may-26-2017-03-29 Reuters AVIATION Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:29:00 +0200 447851 1490779848 1490779740 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 Expectations Gordhan will go leave South African markets on edge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expectations-gordhan-will-go-leave-south-african-markets-on-edge-2017-03-29 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:23:00 +0200 447846 1490776200 1490775780 1493416800 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637459_resized_pravingordhan2016budgetspeechgovza1022.jpg Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Presidency explains Zuma involvement in Pravin court matter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/presidency-explains-zuma-involvement-in-pravin-court-matter-2017-03-29 African News Agency POLITICS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:10:00 +0200 447821 1490771557 1490771400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637372_resized_pravingordhan10161022reuters.jpg Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Zuma postpones Cabinet meeting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-postpones-cabinet-meeting-2017-03-29 News24Wire POLITICS Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:34:00 +0200 447805 1490769521 1490769240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637336_resized_jacobzumasona2015govtzadoc1022.jpg President Jacob Zuma 511 287 Offgrid solar power could save electricity costs for African households http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/offgrid-solar-power-could-save-electricity-costs-for-african-households-2017-03-28 Anine Kilian RENEWABLES Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:15:00 +0200 447796 1490714195 1490714100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa not making the most of its solar energy potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-not-making-the-most-of-its-solar-energy-potential-2017-03-28 Anine Kilian RENEWABLES Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:09:00 +0200 447795 1490713850 1490713740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Salga, UJ economic research centre join forces for public interest research push http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/salga-uj-economic-research-centre-join-forces-for-public-interest-research-push-2017-03-28 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:08:00 +0200 447794 1490713762 1490713680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Petco increases rate of PET recycling in 2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petco-increases-rate-of-pet-recycling-in-2016-2017-03-28 Natasha Odendaal PLASTIC Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:44:00 +0200 447793 1490712740 1490712240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gordhan says still Finance Minister despite talk of sacking http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-says-he-is-still-finance-minister-2017-03-28 Reuters POLITICS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:05:00 +0200 447787 1490710729 1490709900 1493330400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637284_resized_pravingordhan10161022reuters.jpg Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 TPT awarded multipurpose terminal depot licences http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-awarded-multipurpose-terminal-depot-licences-2017-03-28 Natasha Odendaal PORTS Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:58:00 +0200 447786 1490710557 1490709480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Moyane says complaints about Sars damaging the economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/moyane-says-complaints-about-sars-damaging-the-economy-2017-03-28 African News Agency ECONOMY Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:47:00 +0200 447783 1490709029 1490708820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637274_resized_tommoyane06151022duane.jpg Sars commissioner Tom Moyane 511 287