Engineering News | Infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/infrastructure Tue, 11 Dec 2018 04:09:18 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Egypt's Carbon Holdings secures $1.25bn to build petrochemicals complex http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypts-carbon-holdings-secures-125bn-to-build-petrochemicals-complex-2018-12-10 Reuters PETROCHEMICALS Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:14:00 +0200 507044 1544434182 1544433240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Wakkerstroom residents want R13m water pipeline project halted http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wakkerstroom-residents-want-r13m-water-pipeline-project-halted-2018-12-07 News24Wire WATER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:09:00 +0200 506956 1544184800 1544184540 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Eskom should weigh selling its crown jewels, FirstRand CEO says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-should-weigh-selling-its-crown-jewels-firstrand-ceo-says-2018-12-07 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:49:00 +0200 506946 1544179970 1544179740 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 China’s BRI translating its influence into trade, development and cultural engagements with ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bri-a-conduit-for-chinese-engagement-trade-development-with-africa-and-the-world-2018-12-07 Schalk Burger BELT & ROAD INITIATIVE Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505920 1543910551 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Nuclear regulator confirms receipt of 25 000 comments on Thyspunt, Duynefontyn applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-regulator-confirms-receipt-of-25-000-comments-on-thyspunt-duynefontyn-applications-2018-12-06 Terence Creamer NUCLEAR Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:45:00 +0200 506781 1544107984 1544093100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770792_resized_koeberg1022bjornrudner.jpg Koeberg in the Western Cape is South Africa's only nuclear power stations 511 287 Group Five shares plunge on further claim from Cenpower http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cenpower-issues-new-claim-of-605m-from-group-five-dispute-process-under-way-2018-12-06 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:20:00 +0200 506726 1544086367 1544084400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Level of activity in construction sector recovers by 9% since Q1 – index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/level-of-activity-in-construction-sector-recovers-by-9-since-q1-index-2018-12-05 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Wed, 05 Dec 2018 12:08:00 +0200 506629 1544169913 1544004480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771104_resized_bridgeconstruction1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Sener advocates for IRP policy adjustment to cater for ‘reliable, carbon-free’ CSP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sener-advocates-for-irp-policy-adjustment-to-cater-for-reliable-carbon-free-csp-2018-12-04 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:20:00 +0200 506540 1543934813 1543933200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770290_resized_siyabongambanjwasener12181022dylan.jpg Sener Southern Africa regional MD Siyabonga Mbanjwa 511 287 Kenya starts construction of 83 MW geothermal plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-starts-construction-of-83-mw-geothermal-plant-2018-12-04 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:54:00 +0200 506533 1543932256 1543931640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 City of Joburg updates investors on inner city housing project opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-joburg-updates-investors-on-inner-city-housing-project-opportunities-2018-12-04 Schalk Burger INVESTMENT Tue, 04 Dec 2018 14:24:00 +0200 506519 1543928387 1543926240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Group Five Kpone contract terminated, legal dispute resolution expected in early 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-kpone-contract-terminated-legal-dispute-resolution-expected-in-early-2019-2018-12-03 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:45:00 +0200 506337 1543830368 1543830300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 100 MW CSP project, developed by black-owned IPP, enters commercial operation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-mw-csp-project-developed-by-black-owned-ipp-enters-commercial-operation-2018-11-30 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:55:00 +0200 506260 1543587169 1543578900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769705_resized_ilangacsp111181022.jpg The Ilanga CSP1 plant 511 287 Afreximbank ropes in Russian companies to invest in railway projects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afreximbank-ropes-in-russian-companies-to-invest-in-railway-projects-in-africa-2018-11-30 African News Agency RAIL Fri, 30 Nov 2018 12:47:00 +0200 506256 1543574937 1543574820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 City of Johannesburg works with private firm to develop affordable housing in Bramley http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-johannesburg-works-with-private-firm-to-develop-affordable-housing-in-bramley-2018-11-30 African News Agency CONSTRUCTION Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:28:00 +0200 506186 1543564623 1543562880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Virtual, augmented reality now part of construction processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/virtual-augmented-reality-part-of-construction-processes-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger Engineering Design Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505298 1543237343 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Digital disruption to bring core engineering skills to fore http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/future-of-engineering-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger ENGINEERING Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505309 1543304197 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768749_resized_future.jpg 511 287 Saice inaugurates its 116th president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saice-inaugurates-its-116th-president-2018-11-29 Simone Liedtke APPOINTMENT Thu, 29 Nov 2018 15:24:00 +0200 506144 1543497927 1543497840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cost of vandalism, theft of infrastructure surpasses R300m – Johannesburg mayor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-of-vandalism-theft-of-infrastructure-surpasses-r300m-johannesburg-mayor-2018-11-28 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Wed, 28 Nov 2018 10:07:00 +0200 505952 1543392964 1543392420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SIU moves to recover R2.2bn in failed Giyani water project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siu-moves-to-recover-r22bn-in-failed-giyani-water-project-2018-11-28 News24Wire WATER Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:57:00 +0200 505923 1543389509 1543388220 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 African countries urged to sign Luxembourg Protocol at Zimbabwe PIDA meeting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-countries-urged-to-sign-luxembourg-protocol-at-zimbabwe-pida-meeting-2018-11-27-1 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 27 Nov 2018 11:33:00 +0200 505836 1543311986 1543311180 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Guinea bauxite miner to build new railway in $3bn deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/guinea-bauxite-miner-to-build-new-railway-in-3bn-deal-2018-11-27 Bloomberg INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:31:00 +0200 505786 1543300569 1543300260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 100 MW Kathu CSP to enter commercial operation in early 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-mw-kathu-csp-to-enter-commercial-operation-in-early-2019-2018-11-26 Creamer Media Reporter RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 26 Nov 2018 15:15:00 +0200 505767 1543238356 1543238100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768663_resized_kathucsp1022.jpeg The 100 MW Kathu Solar Park 511 287 DMR initiates ground stability study in areas affected by illegal mining in Joburg http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmr-initiates-ground-stability-study-in-areas-affected-by-illegal-mining-in-joburg-2018-11-26 African News Agency ILLEGAL MINING Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:07:00 +0200 505752 1543243282 1543234020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 City of Cape Town beach tidal pools receive multimillion-rand upgrades http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-beach-tidal-pools-receive-multimillion-rand-upgrades-2018-11-26 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:58:00 +0200 505707 1543222786 1543222680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Work on Vaal river system rehabilitation project gets under way http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-on-vaal-river-system-rehabilitation-project-gets-under-way-2018-11-26 Natasha Odendaal WATER Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:22:00 +0200 505682 1543241031 1543220520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BRI a conduit for Chinese engagement, trade, development with Africa and the world http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bri-a-conduit-for-chinese-engagement-trade-development-with-africa-and-the-world-2018-11-23 Schalk Burger TRADE Fri, 23 Nov 2018 16:20:00 +0200 505652 1542983406 1542982800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nxesi prioritises late payment to contractors; CIDB to expand contractor register criteria http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nxesi-prioritises-late-payment-to-contractors-cidb-to-expand-contractor-register-criteria-2018-11-23 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Fri, 23 Nov 2018 15:35:00 +0200 505644 1542980453 1542980100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768403_resized_thembelanithulasnxesi611111022duane.jpg Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi 511 287 Firm’s design breathes new life into industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/specialised-faade-design-breathes-new-life-into-industry-finalist-at-2018-steel-awards-2018-11-23 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504078 1542699152 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764974_resized_steelgrainsilohotelandartmuseumtessabrunette112018arup1022.jpg CROWN JEWEL The V&A Grain Silo Complex project was once an agricultural silo for grain storage, and is now features prominently in the silo district development 511 287 Trade wars costly to long-term construction projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-wars-costly-to-long-term-construction-projects-2018-11-23 Simone Liedtke Infrastructure Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503849 1542965466 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764607_resized_steelsteeldirectorandrewvangool112018fabcon1022.jpg ANDREW VAN GOOL Companies are unwilling to hold stock for a longer period of time 511 287 Large scale erosion control at Pepper Bay http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/large-scale-erosion-control-at-pepper-bay-2018-11-23 Shannon de Ryhove CONCRETE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503101 1543909420 1542924000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Supporting industry associations adds value – CMA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supporting-industry-associations-adds-value-cma-2018-11-23 Shannon de Ryhove CONCRETE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503972 1543909516 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 BP to invest $1bn in South Africa, including refinery upgrade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bp-to-invest-1bn-in-south-africa-including-refinery-upgrade-2018-11-22 Reuters REFINERIES Thu, 22 Nov 2018 14:31:00 +0200 505487 1542890330 1542889860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Education, Health, Public Works finances are in a bad way, says Auditor-General http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-health-public-works-finances-are-in-a-bad-way-says-auditor-general-2018-11-22 Kim Cloete GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE Thu, 22 Nov 2018 11:09:00 +0200 505430 1542878921 1542877740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New terminal at Accra’s Kotoka International Airport the pride of Ghana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-terminal-at-accras-kotoka-international-airport-the-pride-of-ghana-2018-11-21 African News Agency AVIATION Wed, 21 Nov 2018 11:01:00 +0200 505319 1542792345 1542790860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Report lays out action plan for sanitation crisis in Limpopo schools http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/report-lays-out-action-plan-for-sanitation-crisis-in-limpopo-schools-2018-11-20 Sashnee Moodley Infrastructure Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:50:00 +0200 505200 1542710443 1542707400 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767377_resized_section27logo1022.jpg 511 287 Barloworld mulls adding another Cat business; cuts 1 000 auto jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-mulls-adding-another-cat-business-cuts-1-000-auto-jobs-2018-11-19 Irma Venter EQUIPMENT & LOGISTICS Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:51:00 +0200 505133 1542782421 1542635460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767215_resized_barloworlddominicsewela21022.jpg Dominic Sewela 511 287 Lack of school toilets puts 620m children in danger – report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-school-toilets-puts-620m-children-in-danger-report-2018-11-16 Reuters WATER & SANITATION Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:08:00 +0200 504998 1542366588 1542366480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0