Engineering News | Latest News http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/latest-news Wed, 13 Dec 2017 02:21:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 TPT unveils locally assembled diesel-electric straddle carriers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-unveils-locally-assembled-diesel-electric-straddle-carriers-2017-12-12 Shirley le Guern PORTS Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:59:00 +0200 473827 1513091601 1513090740 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698042_resized_tptstraddle21022.jpg One of 23 straddle carriers unveiled at Pier 2 in Durban being put through its paces 511 287 SA power plant listed 4th dirtiest in world's 'Dirty Dozen' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-power-plant-listed-4th-dirtiest-in-worlds-dirty-dozen-2017-12-12 News24Wire ENERGY Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:10:00 +0200 473810 1513088754 1513087800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698023_resized_nuclearpowerplantwikepidea1022.jpg 511 287 Glencore guiding soaring 2018 earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/glencore-2017-12-12 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:08:00 +0200 473809 1513089545 1513087680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698020_resized_ivanglasenberg206151022duane.jpg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 China steel futures steady, mill output cuts continue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-steel-futures-steady-mill-output-cuts-continue-2017-12-12 Reuters STEEL Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:47:00 +0200 473806 1513086578 1513086420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Germany favours Eurofighter as it seeks to replace Tornado http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germany-favours-eurofighter-as-it-seeks-to-replace-tornado-2017-12-12 Reuters AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:42:00 +0200 473804 1513087824 1513086120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Kosmos Energy to plug offshore Mauritania well http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kosmos-energy-to-plug-offshore-mauritania-well-2017-12-12 Reuters OIL & GAS Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:38:00 +0200 473803 1513086000 1513085880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Siemens to build two gas-powered electricity plants in Libya http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siemens-to-build-two-gas-powered-electricity-plants-in-libya-2017-12-12 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:37:00 +0200 473792 1513085837 1513082220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 New JV to develop small-scale Zambian hydropower projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-jv-to-develop-small-scale-zambian-hydropower-projects-2017-12-12 Schalk Burger HYDROPOWER Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:37:00 +0200 473791 1513086656 1513082220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sars concerned about falling tax compliance 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with companies law http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-to-probe-steinhoff-compliance-with-companies-law-2017-12-12 African News Agency GOVERNANCE Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:32:00 +0200 473774 1513080601 1513074720 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Metrorail must provide alternative transport for Cape Town commuters – Sanco http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-must-provide-alternative-transport-for-cape-town-commuters-sanco-2017-12-12 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:47:00 +0200 473756 1513072309 1513072020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Heartland-to-heartland linkages sought in China-driven industrial superproject http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heartland-to-heartland-linkages-sought-in-china-driven-industrial-superproject-2017-12-12 Schalk Burger INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:29:00 +0200 473753 1513071342 1513070940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom study on the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) (2017) 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Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. Unctad’s Stefan Csordas discusses commodities report with Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. DA consulting lawyers on legality of energy blueprint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-consulting-lawyers-on-legality-of-energy-blueprint-2017-12-11 African News Agency ENERGY Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:43:00 +0200 473668 1513005534 1513003380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Cyril Ramaphosa calls for mining sector action http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cyril-ramaphosa-calls-for-mining-sector-action-2017-12-11 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:23:00 +0200 473665 1513070420 1513002180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697726_resized_cyrilramaphosascienceforum201710221.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Blue Label concludes 3G acquisition after Competition Tribunal thumbs up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blue-label-concludes-3g-acquisition-after-competition-tribunal-thumbs-up-2017-12-11 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:12:00 +0200 473663 1513001854 1513001520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 AMSA appoints new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-appoints-new-ceo-2017-12-11 Natasha Odendaal NEW APPOINTMENTS Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:02:00 +0200 473660 1513001150 1513000920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rosatom says planned Egypt nuclear plant to cost $21bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rosatom-says-planned-egypt-nuclear-plant-to-cost-21bn-2017-12-11 Reuters NUCLEAR Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:46:00 +0200 473655 1513000095 1512999960 1515621600 Reuters 0 0 Metal workers union continues strike action at Agni Steel in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metal-workers-union-continues-strike-action-at-agni-steel-in-south-africa-2017-12-11 African News Agency STEEL Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:44:00 +0200 473654 1512999960 1512999840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Fluor secures Vopak EPCM contract for Durban fuel storage terminal 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1512975348 1512975180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Khoza to continue as Eskom chair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/khoza-to-continue-as-eskom-chair-2017-12-08 Anine Kilian ESKOM Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:50:00 +0200 473570 1512979271 1512744600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697514_resized_zethembekhoza110220717duane.jpg Eskom chairperson Zethembe Khoza 511 287 SAPVIA launches ‘bold’ 5-point plan for solar industrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sapvia-launches-bold-5-point-plan-for-solar-industrialisation-2017-12-08 Mia Breytenbach RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:41:00 +0200 473568 1512744418 1512744060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697501_resized_solarpvafricascatec10223copy.jpg 511 287 Ballistic firearms ‘fingerprinting’ futile, wasteful – SA Hunters 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