Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Thu, 12 Dec 2019 03:18:12 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Cabinet to consider emergency power plan as Eskom asks for 5 000 MW breathing space http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-to-consider-emergency-power-plan-as-eskom-asks-for-5-000-mw-breathing-space-2019-12-11 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 11 Dec 2019 16:39:00 +0200 540466 1576078125 1576075140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843934_resized_cyrilramaphosa110220315duane.jpg 511 287 Salvokop mixed-use development example of new, integrated urban development, says De Lille http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/salvokop-mixed-use-development-example-of-new-integrated-urban-development-says-de-lille-2019-12-11 Simone Liedtke PUBLIC WORKS & INFRASTRUCTURE Wed, 11 Dec 2019 14:55:00 +0200 540454 1576076681 1576068900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843905_resized_patriciadelille1022reuters.jpg Patricia de Lille 511 287 Icasa to review end-user charter’s impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-to-review-end-user-charters-impact-2019-12-11 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Wed, 11 Dec 2019 11:17:00 +0200 540416 1576076246 1576055820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tongaat to ask JSE for resumed trade only late in January http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-to-ask-jse-for-resumed-trade-only-late-in-january-2019-12-11 Marleny Arnoldi SUGAR Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:34:00 +0200 540433 1576060959 1576060440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Metair completes Romanian battery factory, mulls sale of energy storage business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metair-completes-romanian-battery-factory-mulls-sale-of-energy-storage-business-2019-12-11 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:09:00 +0200 540402 1576052432 1576051740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bell Equipment completes BEE transaction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-equipment-completes-bee-transaction-2019-12-11 Simone Liedtke MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:39:00 +0200 540435 1576061618 1576060740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Manufacturing key to 4IR, economic prosperity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-key-to-4ir-economic-prosperity-2019-12-11 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:36:00 +0200 540434 1576067352 1576060560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843902_resized_namirhourani1219dylan1022.jpg GMIS organising committee MD Namir Hourani 511 287 South Africa risks becoming a ‘forgotten country,’ top banker warns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-risks-becoming-a-forgotten-country-top-banker-warns-2019-12-11 Bloomberg ECONOMY Wed, 11 Dec 2019 14:58:00 +0200 540455 1576070918 1576069080 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Goldman Sachs names new head of Johannesburg office http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/goldman-sachs-names-new-head-of-johannesburg-office-2019-12-11 Reuters APPOINTMENT Wed, 11 Dec 2019 16:05:00 +0200 540465 1576073283 1576073100 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Cape Town to spend R65m on new transport facility in Somerset West http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-to-spend-r65m-on-new-transport-facility-in-somerset-west-2019-12-11 African News Agency TRANSPORT Wed, 11 Dec 2019 14:25:00 +0200 540453 1576069560 1576067100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Alphabet's Loon agrees airspace deal with Uganda for internet balloon service http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alphabets-loon-agrees-airspace-deal-with-uganda-for-internet-balloon-service-2019-12-11 Reuters TELECOMS Wed, 11 Dec 2019 14:23:00 +0200 540450 1576069165 1576066980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 African cities bet on new technology to fix growing water shortages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-cities-bet-on-new-technology-to-fix-growing-water-shortages-2019-12-11 Reuters WATER Wed, 11 Dec 2019 14:19:00 +0200 540448 1576068836 1576066740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Ramaphosa: 'There has been a measure of sabotage' behind power cuts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-there-has-been-a-measure-of-sabotage-behind-power-cuts-2019-12-11 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 11 Dec 2019 15:40:00 +0200 540461 1576074734 1576071600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843928_resized_cyrilramaphosa102222092019.jpeg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Top gold sector investor demands more action on carbon emissions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/top-gold-sector-investor-demands-more-action-on-carbon-emissions-2019-12-11 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 11 Dec 2019 15:23:00 +0200 540460 1576072357 1576070580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 'I am not the minister responsible for Eskom' – Mantashe says he is not to blame for blackouts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/i-am-not-the-minister-responsible-for-eskom-mantashe-says-he-is-not-to-blame-for-blackouts-2019-12-11 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 11 Dec 2019 11:20:00 +0200 540418 1576074860 1576056000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843837_resized_gwedemantashe270920181022.jpg Mineral Resources & Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Edenville inks two key coal supply contracts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/edenville-inks-two-key-coal-supply-contracts-2019-12-11 Simone Liedtke COAL Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:57:00 +0200 540412 1576057311 1576054620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Newly appointed South African army chief dies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/newly-appointed-south-african-army-chief-dies-2019-12-11 African News Agency DEFENCE Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:26:00 +0200 540408 1576053213 1576052760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Mining companies resuming operations after Stage 6 load-shedding impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-companies-resuming-operations-after-stage-6-load-shedding-impact-2019-12-11 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:07:00 +0200 540400 1576073984 1576051620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843818_resized_sibanyegolddriefonteinmine3410221015duane.jpg 511 287 Eskom’s Oberholzer: ‘Grid has been abused for far too long and we’re now reaping the ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-oberholzer-grid-has-been-abused-for-far-too-long-and-were-now-reaping-the-reward-2019-12-11 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:03:00 +0200 540399 1576074633 1576051380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843802_resized_janoberholzer4eskom11181022dylan.jpg Eskom COO Jan Oberholzer 511 287 Eskom implements Stage 2 load-shedding on Wednesday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-implements-stage-2-load-shedding-on-wednesday-2019-12-11 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 11 Dec 2019 09:08:00 +0200 540384 1576072723 1576048080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843765_resized_electricitygeneralpowerlines21022duane.jpg 511 287 Eskom: Multiple systems failures but grid remains stable and ‘won’t collapse’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-multiple-systems-failures-but-grid-remains-stable-and-wont-collapse-2019-12-11 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 11 Dec 2019 08:48:00 +0200 540372 1576048065 1576046880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843747_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Blackouts weighing heavily on business cycle - SACCI http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blackouts-weighing-heavily-on-business-cycle---sacci-2019-12-11 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Wed, 11 Dec 2019 08:42:00 +0200 540375 1576047819 1576046520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SANDF splashes R20.5m on luxury German cars, but says funding shortfall is impacting on ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sandf-splashes-r205m-on-luxury-german-cars-but-says-funding-shortfall-is-impacting-on-maintaining-military-base-in-centurion-2019-12-11 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 11 Dec 2019 08:38:00 +0200 540367 1576073048 1576046280 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843737_resized_nosiviwemapisanqakula4govtza1022.jpg Defence & Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula 511 287 DMRE’s promise of urgent action on power supply fails to include timelines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmres-promise-of-urgent-action-on-power-supply-fails-to-include-timelines-2019-12-10 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY CRISIS Tue, 10 Dec 2019 17:00:00 +0200 540363 1576047402 1575990000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843728_resized_gwedemantashe23052018dylan1022.jpg Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Lurco's application against Koornfontein sale to be heard in January http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lurcos-application-against-koornfontein-sale-to-be-head-in-january-2019-12-10 Mamaili Mamaila COAL Tue, 10 Dec 2019 16:30:00 +0200 540362 1575990144 1575988200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Manufacturing declines at slower pace in October http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-declines-at-slower-pace-in-october-2019-12-10 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Tue, 10 Dec 2019 16:23:00 +0200 540361 1575990361 1575987780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Productivity SA releases 2019 stats with renewed political support http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/productivity-sa-releases-2019-stats-with-renewed-political-support-2019-12-10 Schalk Burger PRODUCTIVITY Tue, 10 Dec 2019 15:59:00 +0200 540357 1576046420 1575986340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ramaphosa cuts short Egypt trip over power crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-cuts-short-egypt-trip-over-power-crisis-2019-12-10 Reuters ELECTRICITY Tue, 10 Dec 2019 15:11:00 +0200 540350 1575986305 1575983460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843682_resized_cyrilramaphosa271120191022.jpg 511 287 Erik Smuts to succeed De Ruyter as Nampak CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/erik-smuts-to-succeed-de-ruyter-as-nampak-ceo-2019-12-10 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENTS Tue, 10 Dec 2019 14:55:00 +0200 540342 1575983431 1575982500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BMW boss elected as new Naamsa president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmw-boss-elected-as-new-naamsa-president-2019-12-10 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 10 Dec 2019 14:43:00 +0200 540338 1575985903 1575981780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843635_resized_bmwsaceotimabbott20191022.jpg Tim Abbott 511 287 Mines halt operations countrywide as Eskom asks for 20% power savings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mines-halt-operations-countrywide-as-eskom-asks-for-20-power-savings-2019-12-10 News24Wire Latest News Tue, 10 Dec 2019 14:20:00 +0200 540331 1575988366 1575980400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843622_resized_pdl1108310185petradiamonds.jpg 511 340 Western Cape’s first property report provides ‘one stop shop’ guide for investors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-capes-first-property-report-provides-one-stop-shop-guide-for-investors-2019-12-10 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Tue, 10 Dec 2019 14:15:00 +0200 540329 1575981437 1575980100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Load-shedding could slash SA's GDP growth to just 0.3% – Intellidex http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/load-shedding-could-slash-sas-gdp-growth-to-just-03-intellidex-2019-12-10 News24Wire Latest News Tue, 10 Dec 2019 14:13:00 +0200 540328 1575987124 1575979980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843616_resized_electricitygeneralpowerlines1022duane.jpg 511 287 4IR could lead to ‘profound changes’, says German embassy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4ir-could-lead-to-profound-changes-says-german-embassy-2019-12-10 Simone Liedtke INDUSTRIALISATION Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:00:00 +0200 540320 1575981123 1575975600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843603_resized_fabiankurieleis1219dylan1022.jpg Embassy of Germany cooperation head Fabian Kyrieleis 511 287 FairPlay again asks for Brazilian chicken import ban http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fairplay-again-asks-for-brazilian-chicken-import-ban-2019-12-10 Marleny Arnoldi CHICKEN Tue, 10 Dec 2019 12:43:00 +0200 540317 1575979414 1575974580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843599_resized_chicken1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Tongaat starts seeing green shoots as business restructuring progresses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-starts-seeing-green-shoots-as-business-restructuring-progresses-2019-12-10 Marleny Arnoldi SUGAR Tue, 10 Dec 2019 12:34:00 +0200 540315 1575975435 1575974040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000843594_resized_sugarcane1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South African nuclear industry body announces new president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-industry-body-announces-new-president-2019-12-10 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Tue, 10 Dec 2019 11:44:00 +0200 540312 1575971993 1575971040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Load-shedding: Cape Town warns that water supply may be intermittent at Stage 6 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