Engineering News | Infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/infrastructure Wed, 25 Apr 2018 04:59:01 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Aton’s wooing of M&R shareholders continues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atons-wooing-of-m-2018-04-24 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:26:00 +0200 484865 1524580814 1524579960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Improved economic environment bodes well for Africa infrastructure development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-economic-environment-bodes-well-for-africa-infrastructure-development-2018-04-24-1 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:24:00 +0200 484862 1524579910 1524579840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Agreement opens way for R1.8bn oil services hub at Saldanha port http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agreement-opens-way-for-r18bn-oil-services-hub-at-saldanha-port-2018-04-23 Terence Creamer PORT TERMINAL Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:50:00 +0200 484695 1524575936 1524491400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721711_resized_portofsaldanha1022.jpeg Port of Saldanha 511 287 Company offers customisable electrical distribution solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-customisable-electrical-distribution-solution-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Infrastructure Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482828 1523947432 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717704_resized_minisubstationtrafopowersolutions04181022.jpg MADE-TO-ORDER Well proven dry-type technology is being used in Trafo Power Solutions’ customised dry-type mini substations 511 287 Investor interest in Africa’s power sectors remains significant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investor-interest-in-africas-power-sectors-remains-significant-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Infrastructure Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482893 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717860_resized_dineshbuldoo04181022.jpg DINESH BULDOO Transmission and distribution networks are equally critical components to electrifying Africa 511 287 Renewable energy crucial to Africa’s power http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-will-play-crucial-role-in-supplying-power-to-africa-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Infrastructure Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482888 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717829_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine2001141022duane.jpg POWER OF NATURE Many African leaders have realised the crucial role that renewable energy can and will play in bringing power to their people 511 287 Nigeria plans power tariff overhaul by 2021 to attract investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-plans-power-tariff-overhaul-by-2021-to-attract-investment-2018-04-19 Reuters ELECTRICITY Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:38:00 +0200 484497 1524148769 1524148680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Illegal mining threatens Johannesburg infrastructure – Mashaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/illegal-mining-threatens-johannesburg-infrastructure-mashaba-2018-04-19 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:32:00 +0200 484493 1524148495 1524148320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 AfriSam bolsters Western Cape prominence with technical Zeitz Museum concrete work http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrisam-bolsters-western-cape-prominence-with-technical-zeitz-museum-concrete-work-2018-04-18 Schalk Burger CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:34:00 +0200 484348 1524119960 1524062040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720953_resized_zeitsmuseumofcontemporaryartafricaarchitechture20418dylan.jpg Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa 511 287 R90m Bronkhorstspruit road project completed ahead of schedule http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r90m-bronkhorstspruit-road-project-completed-ahead-of-schedule-2018-04-17 African News Agency ROADS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:35:00 +0200 484210 1523975837 1523975700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 R300m social housing project launched in Tshwane http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r300m-social-housing-project-launched-in-tshwane-2018-04-17 Simone Liedtke HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:40:00 +0200 484188 1523974456 1523972400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720612_resized_humansettlementsthembelihlevillagesocialhousingprojectoutside042018simoneliedtke1022.jpg Human Settlements Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo on Tuesday launched the R300-million Thembelihle Village in Tshwane 511 287 PIC, Aton lift shareholding in M&R http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-aton-lift-shareholding-in-m-2018-04-17 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:12:00 +0200 484169 1523967207 1523967120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PIC rejects Aton's takeover offer for M&R http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-rejects-atons-takeover-offer-for-mr-2018-04-17 Reuters M&A Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:08:00 +0200 484055 1523945485 1523945280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Detailed design phase for R200m Durban cruise terminal to start this month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/detailed-design-phase-for-r200m-durban-cruise-terminal-to-start-this-month-2018-04-16 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:00:00 +0200 484017 1523889733 1523883600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720181_resized_tnpathetugstugelaandmkuzedoingacelebratorytugsprayintheportofdurban160420181022.jpg 511 287 Rooftop PV system donated to Consulate of Italy in Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rooftop-pv-system-donated-to-consulate-of-italy-in-cape-town-2018-04-13 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:40:00 +0200 483855 1523613293 1523612400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719829_resized_renewableenergymatteobrambillabuildingenergyalfonsotagliaferriconsoleditaliaacapetown0420181022.jpg Cape Town-based Consul of Italy Alfonso Tagliaferri and Building Energy Africa and Middle East MD Matteo Brambilla 511 287 Controlled permeability formwork liners prevent tank degradation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/controlled-permeability-formwork-liners-prevent-tank-degradation-2018-03-28 Paige Müller Infrastructure Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482454 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716763_resized_vesselsfibertexformtexcpfliners03181022.jpg FORMTEX CONTROLLED PERMEABILITY FORMWORK LINERS Fibertex Formtex Controlled Permeability Formwork liners are designed and manufactured for concrete surface enhancement in diverse applications 511 287 Agreement for two hydrogen fuelling units struck http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-hydrogen-fuelling-equipment-agreement-struck-2018-03-28 Paige Müller Infrastructure Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482448 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716747_resized_airproductsportelizabethcoegafacilityasu101114duane1022.jpg AIR PRODUCTS Air Products has more than 50 patents in hydrogen dispensing technology 511 287 Cape Town finalises new desalination plant project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-towns-new-desalination-plant-project-2018-03-28 Paige Müller Infrastructure Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482430 1523611744 1523570400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716695_resized_vesselssbstanks2capetown0318jpg1022.jpg DESALINATION PLANT The new desalination plant project will be able to purify and supply two-million litres of fresh water a day 511 287 Group Five to sell majority stake in SA construction business as losses mount http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-to-sell-majority-stake-in-sa-construction-business-as-losses-mount-2018-04-12 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:19:00 +0200 483735 1523946340 1523539140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719561_resized_thembamosai1022.jpg Themba Mosai 511 287 Investment in Africa’s ports, shipping sector can accelerate economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investment-in-africas-ports-shipping-sector-can-accelerate-economic-growth-2018-04-12 African News Agency PORTS & SHIPPING Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:53:00 +0200 483684 1523530501 1523530380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 R350m Menlyn apartment hotel development to open June http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r350m-menlyn-apartment-hotel-development-to-open-june-2018-04-11 Creamer Media Reporter PROPERTY Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:16:00 +0200 483472 1523543809 1523524560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719421_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73858_2018-04-13_rer483-hdweb_cg.mp462073231R350m Menlyn apartment hotel development to open June R350m Menlyn apartment hotel development to open June TNPA presents strategy to improve transformation at Island View Precinct http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-presents-strategy-to-improve-transformation-at-island-view-precinct-2018-04-12 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:09:00 +0200 483600 1523529939 1523516940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719469_resized_actingdurbanportmanagernokuzolankowane110420181022.jpg TNPA acting Durban port manager Nokuzola Nkowane 511 287 BMW opens R260m regional distribution centre in Midrand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmw-opens-r260m-regional-distribution-centre-in-midrand-2018-04-11 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 11 Apr 2018 16:32:00 +0200 483562 1523540255 1523457120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719308_resized_bmwregionaldistributoncentre201811022.jpg 511 287 EAIF raises $385m in new debt financing to drive five-year business plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaif-raises-385m-in-new-debt-financing-to-drive-five-year-business-plan-2018-04-10 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:32:00 +0200 483389 1523611839 1523356320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Three-nation talks on Ethiopia dam fail to reach agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-nation-talks-on-ethiopia-dam-fail-to-reach-agreement-2018-04-06 Reuters HYDROPOWER Fri, 06 Apr 2018 14:12:00 +0200 483167 1523016871 1523016720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Commissioning under way on Kenya’s new multipurpose pipeline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-oil-pipeline-2018-03-23 John Muchira FUEL PIPELINE Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482019 1522828719 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Blockmaking machine aids in community development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blockmaking-machine-aids-in-community-development-2018-02-16 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477031 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-tanzania-2018-04-06 John Muchira RAILWAYS Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482106 1522936747 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 PSA, Romano merge to create largest corporate signage company in sub-Saharan Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/psa-romano-merge-to-create-largest-corporate-signage-company-in-sub-saharan-africa-2018-04-05 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Thu, 05 Apr 2018 12:30:00 +0200 483027 1522933510 1522924200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718103_resized_romanomdalexiromanopsamdseanrogersmergersigning0420181022.jpg Romano Signs MD Alexi Romano signs merger with PSA MD Sean Rogers 511 287 Survey shows market confidence flat among general builders, civil contractors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/survey-shows-market-confidence-flat-among-general-builders-civil-contractors-2018-04-04 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Wed, 04 Apr 2018 15:20:00 +0200 482908 1522935399 1522848000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kenyan fund targets $15m green bond for water projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyan-fund-targets-15m-green-bond-for-water-projects-2018-04-04 Reuters WATER Wed, 04 Apr 2018 14:37:00 +0200 482901 1522845718 1522845420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Long-delayed renewables IPP agreements to be signed on Wednesday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long-delayed-renewables-ipp-agreements-to-be-signed-on-wednesday-2018-04-03 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 03 Apr 2018 16:48:00 +0200 482813 1522768827 1522766880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717688_resized_jeffradebegovernmentza.jpeg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Ghana contract takes heavy toll on Group Five, bridging finance in place http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ghana-contract-takes-heavy-toll-on-group-five-bridging-finance-in-place-2018-04-03 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION Tue, 03 Apr 2018 09:17:00 +0200 482726 1522757952 1522739820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717442_resized_constructionsandtoncity110220714duane.jpg 511 287 Rain could bring on more sinkholes in Gauteng, say officials http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rain-could-bring-on-more-sinkholes-in-gauteng-say-officials-2018-04-03 News24Wire ROADS Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:52:00 +0200 482721 1522740599 1522738320 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Gas seen playing key role in Africa’s decentralised power landscape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-powered-future-beckons-in-africa-agp-2018-03-30 Schalk Burger ENERGY Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481431 1522048527 1522360800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Massive housing project being developed on historical mining area near Joburg CBD 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