Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Wed, 27 Jul 2016 03:54:27 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 GE aiming to change coal narrative with high-efficiency power solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ge-aiming-to-change-coal-narrative-with-high-efficiency-power-solutions-2016-07-26 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:45:00 +0200 421792 1469526783 1469526300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572800_resized_michaelkeroulle1022.jpeg Michael Keroullé 511 287 86 MW Prieska solar plant enters commercial operation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/86-mw-prieska-solar-plant-enters-commercial-operation-2016-07-26 Creamer Media Reporter RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:15:00 +0200 421809 1469535790 1469528100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572886_resized_prieska77161022.jpeg The 86 MW solar PV plant near Prieska in the Northern Cape 511 287 Fitch aligns South Africa’s local currency rating to its foreign currency rating http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fitch-aligns-south-africas-local-currency-rating-to-its-foreign-currency-rating-2016-07-26 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:49:00 +0200 421855 1469542531 1469540940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Public sector capex tops R1tn in five years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-sector-capex-tops-r1tn-in-five-years-2016-07-26 News24Wire CAPITAL EXPENDITURE Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:41:00 +0200 421846 1469541061 1469540460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South Africa needs to rethink austerity – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-needs-to-rethink-austerity-gordhan-2016-07-26 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:54:00 +0200 421731 1469519756 1469519640 1472162400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572714_resized_pravingordhan1010220716duane.jpg Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 SAA requires a whole new board – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-requires-a-whole-new-board-gordhan-2016-07-26 News24Wire AVIATION Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:48:00 +0200 421839 1469537550 1469537280 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Telecoms Minister threatens to sue Icasa over spectrum auction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telecoms-minister-threatens-to-sue-icasa-over-spectrum-auction-2016-07-26 News24Wire TELECOMS Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:16:00 +0200 421695 1469513903 1469513760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572596_resized_siyabongacwele1022reuters.jpg Telecoms Minister Siyabonga Cwele 511 287 AB InBev raises offer for SABMiller http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revised-offer-by-ab-inbev-2016-07-26 Tracy Hancock BEVERAGES Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:52:00 +0200 421799 1469545094 1469526720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572832_resized_unknown1.jpeg 511 287 AECI reports lower H1 earnings, higher revenue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aeci-reports-lower-h1-earnings-higher-revenue-2016-07-26 Anine Kilian CHEMICHALS Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:21:00 +0200 421749 1469541953 1469521260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zuma seeks clarity on land expropriation bill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-seeks-clarity-on-land-expropriation-bill-2016-07-26 Reuters LEGISLATION Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:37:00 +0200 421785 1469525945 1469525820 1472162400 Reuters 0 0 Necsa, unions still in wage negotiations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-unions-still-in-wage-negotiations-2016-07-26 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:16:00 +0200 421858 1469544695 1469542560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mobile ecosystem adds $150bn to Africa’s economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-ecosystem-adds-150bn-to-africas-economy-2016-07-26 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:45:00 +0200 421848 1469541631 1469540700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572941_resized_africacelltechnology1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Customer care now as critical as mobile operator network quality – survey http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/customer-care-now-as-critical-as-mobile-operator-network-quality-survey-2016-07-26 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:37:00 +0200 421845 1469540315 1469540220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Supply, demand fundamentals remain challenging – Kumba Iron Ore http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supply-demand-fundamentals-remain-challenging-kumba-iron-ore-2016-07-26 Martin Creamer IRON-ORE Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:36:00 +0200 421867 1469560469 1469543760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572992_resized_normanmbazimaonlinebest.jpeg Outgoing Kumba Iron Ore CEO Norman Mbazima 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/62571_2016-07-26_kumba_-_hd_web.mp427699325Outgoing Kumba Iron Ore CEO Norman Mbazima outlines the current state of the company to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Outgoing Kumba Iron Ore CEO Norman Mbazima outlines the current state of the company to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Ndlovu to head Anglo coal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ndlovu-to-head-anglo-coal-2016-07-26 Martin Creamer COAL Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:45:00 +0200 421705 1469520698 1469515500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572619_resized_julyndlovuonlinepic.jpeg New Anglo Coal CEO July Ndlovu 511 287 South African to chair international maths commission http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-to-chair-international-maths-commission-2016-07-26 Megan van Wyngaardt EDUCATION Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:41:00 +0200 421872 1469545639 1469544060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fingerprint authentication coming to South African bank cards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fingerprint-authentication-coming-to-south-african-bank-cards-2016-07-26 News24Wire TECHNOLOGY Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:44:00 +0200 421838 1469537265 1469537040 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Brazilians and Moroccans agree to develop aviation industry in the African country http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazilians-and-moroccans-agree-to-develop-aviation-industry-in-the-african-country-2016-07-26 Keith Campbell Aerospace Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:15:00 +0200 421741 1469523137 1469520900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572752_resized_1e1901022.jpg Embraer’s latest generation airliner, the E190-E2 511 287 African Energy, First Quantum advance Botswana coal/power project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-energy-first-quantum-advance-botswana-coalpower-project-2016-07-26 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:40:00 +0200 421790 1469528841 1469526000 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572806_resized_coalsacmhgeneric02081022duane2.jpg 511 287 Creamer Media publishes Africa Mining Projects in Progress 2016 - First Edition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/creamer-media-publishes-africa-mining-projects-in-progress-2016---first-edition-2016-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter RESEARCH REPORT Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:39:00 +0200 420529 1469443650 1469428740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569835_resized_afpipjuly20161022x575.jpg 511 287 Kumba generates cash in tough half-year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kumba-generates-cash-in-tough-half-year-2016-07-26 Martin Creamer IRON-ORE Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:50:00 +0200 421688 1469543630 1469512200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572580_resized_normanmbazima102081022duane.jpg Outgoing Kumba CEO Norman Mbazima 511 287 Kumba Iron Ore changes guard http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kumba-iron-ore-changes-guard-2016-07-26 Martin Creamer IRON-ORE Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:32:00 +0200 421687 1469520908 1469511120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572583_resized_thembamkhwanazipic1022.jpg Kumba CEO designate Themba Mkhwanazi 511 287 Fuel cell thrust continuing – Anglo American Platinum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/platinum-fuel-cell-thrust-continuing-anglo-american-platinum-2016-07-25 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:53:00 +0200 421684 1469517190 1469458380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572565_resized_chrisgriffithonlinepicbest.jpeg Anglo American Platinum CEO Chris Griffith 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/62517_2016-07-25_angloamericanplat_-_hd_web.mp461390890Anglo American Platinum CEO Chris Griffith talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Anglo American Platinum CEO Chris Griffith talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. South Africa to host 11th International Heavy Haul Conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-host-11th-international-heavy-haul-conference-2016-07-25 Anine Kilian TRANSPORT Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:50:00 +0200 421683 1469458344 1469458200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Richards Bay IDZ poised for investment, jobs boost http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/richards-bay-idz-poised-for-investment-jobs-boost-2016-07-25 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:43:00 +0200 421682 1469459188 1469457780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Itac seeks input on steel duties after HRC probe finds imports causing ‘serious injury’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/itac-seeks-input-on-steel-duties-after-hrc-probe-finds-imports-causing-serious-injury-2016-07-25 Terence Creamer STEEL Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:40:00 +0200 421680 1469458379 1469457600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572558_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1210221113duane.jpeg 511 287 Lafarge denies allegations of ‘union bashing’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lafarge-denies-allegations-of-union-bashing-2016-07-25 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:33:00 +0200 421679 1469458149 1469457180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Stanbic receives Côte d’Ivoire banking licence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stanbic-receives-cte-divoire-banking-licence-2016-07-25 Anine Kilian BUSINESS Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:21:00 +0200 421673 1469456618 1469456460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa one of only two regions achieving FDI project growth – EY http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-one-of-only-two-regions-achieving-fdi-project-growth-ey-2016-07-25 Anine Kilian BUSINESS Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:12:00 +0200 421667 1469456039 1469455920 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Chamber disputes veracity of Unctad underinvoicing claim http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-disputes-veracity-of-unctad-underinvoicing-claim-2016-07-25 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:03:00 +0200 421663 1469456584 1469455380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Arrowhead seeks to acquire Emira http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arrowhead-seeks-to-acquire-emira-2016-07-25 Megan van Wyngaardt PROPERTY Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:39:00 +0200 421657 1469454033 1469453940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hulamin weathers weak H1 with strong exports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hulamin-weathers-weak-h1-with-strong-exports-2016-07-25 Megan van Wyngaardt MANUFACTURING Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:15:00 +0200 421652 1469455074 1469452500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Opposition calls for legal opinion on further extension for SAA financials http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opposition-calls-for-legal-opinion-on-further-extension-for-saa-financials-2016-07-25 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:21:00 +0200 421642 1469449586 1469449260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572477_resized_saasouthafricanairwaysairbusa340300ortambo3210220115duane.jpg 511 287 685 MW Avon power plant enters commercial operation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/685-mw-avon-power-plant-enters-commercial-operation-2016-07-25 Anine Kilian RENEWABLES Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:57:00 +0200 421604 1469444313 1469444220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nafcoc ‘alarmed’ by Eskom move against IPPs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nafcoc-alarmed-by-eskom-move-against-ipps-2016-07-25 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:44:00 +0200 421600 1469448255 1469443440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572391_resized_powerlines110220713duane.jpeg 511 287 Mozambique closes in on huge gas deal after years of delays http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-closes-in-on-huge-gas-deal-after-years-of-delays-2016-07-25 Reuters GAS Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:22:00 +0200 421592 1469442275 1469442120 1472076000 Reuters 0 0 Afreximbank and Export-Import Bank of China sign billion dollar industrialisation agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afreximbank-and-export-import-bank-of-china-sign-billion-dollar-industrialisation-agreement-2016-07-25 African News Agency FINANCE Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:35:00 +0200 421563 1469439415 1469439300 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 NMMU to get SA's tenth medical school http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nmmu-to-get-sas-tenth-medical-school-2016-07-25 News24Wire ACADEMICS Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:22:00 +0200 421557 1469438941 1469438520 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0