Engineering News | Infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/infrastructure Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:24:57 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Grayston bridge inquiry may be postponed to July 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grayston-bridge-inquiry-may-be-postponed-to-july-2018-2017-03-27 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:14:00 +0200 447623 1490628634 1490620440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Patel says construction fund will be ‘open to public scrutiny’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/patel-says-construction-fund-will-be-open-to-public-scrutiny-2017-03-27 Terence Creamer TIRISANO FUND Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:50:00 +0200 447603 1490612070 1490611800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636743_resized_ebrahimpatel02duane.jpeg Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 EIB backs last-mile power connectivity in Kenya http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eib-backs-last-mile-power-connectivity-in-kenya-2017-03-27 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:40:00 +0200 447592 1490608627 1490607600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636708_resized_powerlines110220415duane.jpeg 511 287 Cape Town park earmarked for housing, work development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-park-earmarked-for-housing-work-development-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:35:00 +0200 447471 1490360721 1490358900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Atterbury to open new Ghana mall in April http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atterbury-to-open-new-ghana-mall-in-april-2017-03-24 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:23:00 +0200 447457 1490357313 1490350980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636423_resized_atterburypropertydevelopmentkumasicitymallrender111022.jpg 511 287 Manufacturer launches water campaign http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pump-manufacturer-launches-water-and-wastewater-awareness-campaign-2017-03-24 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445775 1489746560 1490306400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Mobility Vision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-transport-2017-03-24-1 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446332 1490001842 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New concrete pump exhibited at expo in Las Vegas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-concrete-pump-exhibited-at-expo-in-las-vegas-2017-03-24 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445763 1489746560 1490306400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000632336_resized_putzmeistersany10206duanedaws1022.jpg PUTZMEISTER Putzmeister presented innovations and new products over 20 800 ft2 for the duration of the expo 511 287 New strategy to give policy direction to rail sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2017-03-24 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446328 1489746562 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Peristaltic hose pumps to mitigate challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/peristaltic-hose-pumps-to-mitigate-challenges-2017-03-24 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445894 1489746561 1490306400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000632597_resized_peristaltichosepump032017afromix1022.jpg FROTH APPLICATION The AFX065 was selected as the company’s first platinum froth application 511 287 Pumps make water treatment easier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pumps-make-water-treatment-easier-2017-03-24 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445769 1489746560 1490306400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000632402_resized_wastewater032017netschpumpenesysteme1022.jpg RELIABLE SOLUTIONS Reliable and robust conveying solutions do now exist for efficient treatment of industrial waste water and sludge 511 287 Sanral freeway incident management project clinches intellegent transport award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2017-03-24 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446326 1489746578 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Wärtsilä supplies 15 MW solar plant in Burkina Faso http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wrtsil-supplies-15-mw-solar-plant-in-burkina-faso-2017-03-22 Megan van Wyngaardt RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:45:00 +0200 447220 1490196552 1490193900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 City of Cape Town to try flexi-time, work from home, to reduce gridlock http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-to-try-flexi-time-work-from-home-to-reduce-gridlock-2017-03-22 News24Wire ROADS Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:44:00 +0200 447181 1490186788 1490186640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 World Bank to lend Tanzania $2.4bn over three years for infrastructure projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-bank-to-lend-tanzania-24bn-over-three-years-for-infrastructure-projects-2017-03-20 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:54:00 +0200 447044 1490021725 1490021640 1492639200 Reuters 0 0 JRA to upgrade Roodepoort intersection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-to-upgrade-roodepoort-intersection-2017-03-20 Anine Kilian INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:59:00 +0200 446995 1490348787 1490003940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DBSA secures $100m AFD loan facility to support continental activity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dbsa-secures-100m-afd-loan-facility-to-support-continental-activity-2017-03-17 Natasha Odendaal INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:29:00 +0200 446884 1489762459 1489760940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Amid challenges, power sector offers massive opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-power-sector-offers-massive-challenges-opportunities-conference-organisers-2017-03-03 Nadine James Infrastructure Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445217 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631155_resized_powerlines62236041h252361bloomburg1022.jpg MOMENT IN THE SUN Africa’s largest power and electricity event offers innovative, cost-effective means of tackling Africa’s power challenges 511 287 Sanral initiates training scheme for small firms ahead of N2 Wild Coast construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roads-2017-03-17 Irma Venter ROADS – 1 Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445445 1489473861 1489701600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 UK Minister forecasts major nuclear expansion over next 20 years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-energy-set-for-major-expansion-around-the-world-2017-03-10 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444822 1489473861 1489701600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 R158m road construction project part of Gauteng development programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r158m-road-construction-project-part-of-gauteng-development-programme-2017-03-16 African News Agency ROADS Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:27:00 +0200 446745 1489743461 1489674420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Salga NEC welcomes ‘progress’ made in resolving impasse between Eskom, municipalities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/salga-nec-welcomes-progress-made-in-resolving-impasse-between-eskom-municipalities-2017-03-15 Anine Kilian ELECTRICITY Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:46:00 +0200 446588 1489589352 1489589160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Loeriesfontein completes wind turbine installation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/loeriesfontein-completes-wind-turbine-installation-2017-03-15 Megan van Wyngaardt RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:42:00 +0200 446568 1489588960 1489585320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Taking ECSA, Minister to court was a ‘last resort’, says Saice http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ecsa-2017-03-14 Anine Kilian ENGINEERING Tue, 14 Mar 2017 17:07:00 +0200 446449 1489561750 1489504020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Grayston drive bridge inquiry postponed again http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grayston-drive-bridge-inquiry-postponed-again-2017-03-14 African News Agency BRIDGE COLLAPSE Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:14:00 +0200 446372 1489485209 1489482840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000633816_resized_m1bridgecollapse1022reuters.jpg 511 287 PRASA locomotives contractor paid ANC 'fundraisers' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-locomotives-contractor-paid-anc-fundraisers-2017-03-10 News24Wire PRASA Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:04:00 +0200 446115 1489151563 1489147440 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000633130_resized_prasaexterior1022.jpg 511 287 Basil Read maintains steady turnover in FY16 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basil-read-maintains-steady-turnover-in-fy16-2017-03-10 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:32:00 +0200 446097 1489156514 1489138320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000633201_resized_nevillenicolau702101022duane.jpg Basil Read CEO Neville Nicolau 511 287 Accéntuate flags plan to rescale business after tough period http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-and-chemicals-2017-03-10 Irma Venter FLOORING & CHEMICALS Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444793 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Bulk of the industry’s future turnover to flow to black firms – WBHO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-2017-03-10-1 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION — 1 Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444786 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Conference to broaden industry’s business opportunities and technology horizons http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-broaden-foundry-industrys-business-opportunities-and-technology-horizons-2017-03-10 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444230 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629058_resized_dalmarimcqueencorecommitteemember022017metalcastingconference1022.jpg DALMARI MCQUEEN Owing to the interest in exhibition spaces at the 2013 pilot conference, the 2017 MCC will have 28 exhibition stands 511 287 Early signs pointing to recovery in foundry industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/early-signs-pointing-to-recovery-in-foundry-industry-2017-03-10 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444239 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629228_resized_pic1.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67490_2017-02-14_uj_-_lio-hd_web.mp449606558Saif CEO John Davies and Saif president Takalani Madzivhandila discuss the challenges of the foundry industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Saif CEO John Davies and Saif president Takalani Madzivhandila discuss the challenges of the foundry industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Frankfurt Airport seeks to increase its business with South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/frankfurt-airport-seeks-to-increase-its-business-with-south-africa-2017-03-10 Keith Campbell Aviation Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444685 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Industrial manufacturers to implement energy management systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-manufacturers-to-implement-energy-management-systems-2017-03-10 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445359 1489129098 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631404_resized_faithmkhacwa032017nationalcleanerproductionagencyjpg1022.jpg FAITH MKHACWA EnMSes are not ‘one-off’ projects, but rather need to becontinuously implemented on site 511 287 Laas sees German group’s interest in M&R as ‘an opportunity, not a threat’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineering-construction-2017-03-10 Irma Venter ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444781 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Metal casting technology station provides added value for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metal-casting-technology-station-provides-added-value-for-industry-2017-03-10 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444243 1489128654 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629224_resized_pic3.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/67487_2017-02-14_uj2_-_lio-hd_web.mp432137668Former MCTS station manager and MCC Core Committee member Farouk Varachia and current MCTS station manager Kulani Mageza discuss the skills gap and current technologies in industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Former MCTS station manager and MCC Core Committee member Farouk Varachia and current MCTS station manager Kulani Mageza discuss the skills gap and current technologies in industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva New interim CEO at Group Five as top executives depart http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-2017-03-10 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444784 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Treasury approval sought for Gautrain expansion plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2017-03-10 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444790 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0