Engineering News | Latest News http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/latest-news Mon, 22 Oct 2018 22:21:55 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Global trade and development trends impact on South Africa, present opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-trade-and-development-trends-impact-on-south-africa-present-opportunities-2018-10-22 Tasneem Bulbulia TRADE & DEVELOPMENT Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:15:00 +0200 502439 1540217828 1540217700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom gearing up for big grid-scale battery storage roll-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-gearing-up-for-big-grid-scale-battery-storage-roll-out-2018-10-22 Terence Creamer ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:15:00 +0200 502438 1540220175 1540217700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761607_resized_eskomresearchcentregermiston110917duane1022.jpg Eskom has been testing battery storage solutions at its research facility in Rosherville for the past few years 511 287 FTC gives conditional approval to Praxair-Linde merger http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ftc-gives-conditional-approval-to-praxair-linde-merger-2018-10-22 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:06:00 +0200 502436 1540217307 1540217160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mboweni walks budget tightrope to fix ailing economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-walks-budget-tightrope-to-fix-ailing-economy-2018-10-22 Reuters ECONOMY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:03:00 +0200 502432 1540217169 1540216980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 This year marks positive turning point for South African economy – economist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/citi-2018-10-22 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:25:00 +0200 502427 1540220826 1540214700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761617_resized_economynew.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76445_2018-10-22_citi2_hd_web.mp4110001653Citibank economist Gina Schoeman discusses the current state South Africa's economy. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Citibank economist Gina Schoeman discusses the current state South Africa's economy. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. enX considers possible sale of fleet management business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enx-considers-possible-sale-of-fleet-management-business-2018-10-22 Tasneem Bulbulia INDUSTRIAL Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:22:00 +0200 502428 1540214800 1540214520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 International space probe en route to Mercury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-space-probe-en-route-to-mercury-2018-10-22 Rebecca Campbell SPACE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:18:00 +0200 502425 1540215112 1540214280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761585_resized_bepicolomboartistviewcairbus20171022.jpg Artist’s impression of the complete BepiColombo spacecraft, before it separates into its component elements, approaching Mercury 511 287 Octodec focuses on tenant retention, property value-add in challenging market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/octodec-focuses-on-tenant-retention-property-value-add-in-challenging-market-2018-10-22 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:45:00 +0200 502421 1540212667 1540212300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761563_resized_jeffreywapnickmdofoctodecinvestmentsandpremiumproperties1022.jpg Octodec MD Jeffrey Wapnick 511 287 Calgro M3 remains committed to delivering shareholder value despite current challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calgro-m3-remains-committed-to-delivering-shareholder-value-despite-current-challenges-2018-10-22 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:44:00 +0200 502420 1540213151 1540212240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nersa initiates public consultation process on two Eskom applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-initiates-public-consultation-process-on-two-eskom-applications-2018-10-22 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY REGULATION Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:10:00 +0200 502413 1540210687 1540210200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DBSA awarded funding to create R2bn climate finance facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dbsa-awarded-funding-to-create-r2bn-climate-finance-facility-2018-10-22 African News Agency CLIMATE CHANGE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:06:00 +0200 502409 1540218369 1540209960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761535_resized_patrickdlamini09171022duane.jpg DBSA CEO Patrick Dlamini 511 287 Kenya's ARM Cement's administrator proposes to keep company running http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyas-arm-cements-administrator-proposes-to-keep-company-running-2018-10-22 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:51:00 +0200 502402 1540211100 1540205460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Congo sets deadline for plan on 11 000 MW hydropower plant 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http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761499_resized_siyabongagama410221116duane.jpg Former Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Sanral’s strategy, transformation policy ready for Cabinet approval http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanrals-strategy-transformation-policy-ready-for-cabinet-approval-2018-11-22 Irma Venter ROADS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:14:00 +0200 502369 1540218344 1540199640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761487_resized_r510upgradesanral1022.jpg RULES OF THE RING Heavyweight contractors are not to box in the lightweight category, warns Sanral 511 287 Verimark says majority shareholder intends to delist firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/verimark-says-majority-shareholder-intends-to-delist-firm-2018-10-22 Reuters LISTINGS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:50:00 +0200 502350 1540194701 1540194600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Russia to send more military trainers, equipment to Central African Republic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/russia-to-send-more-military-trainers-equipment-to-central-african-republic-2018-10-22 Reuters DEFENCE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:49:00 +0200 502342 1540191949 1540190940 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Court to hear MTN's case against Nigeria's central bank in $8.1bn transfer row http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-to-hear-mtns-case-against-nigerias-central-bank-in-81bn-transfer-row-2018-10-22 Reuters TELECOMS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:45:00 +0200 502341 1540191792 1540190700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transnet removes Gama as CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siyabonga-gama-fired-as-transnet-ceo-2018-10-22-1 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:11:00 +0200 502337 1540201621 1540188660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761435_resized_siyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Data underpins urban growth in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-underpins-urban-growth-in-south-africa-2018-10-19 Simone Liedtke STATISTICS / URBAN GROWTH Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:50:00 +0200 502329 1539960686 1539960600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sanral, Wirtgen SA sign MoU to collaborate on construction development goals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-wirtgen-sa-sign-mou-to-collaborate-on-construction-development-goals-2018-10-19 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:22:00 +0200 502327 1539959307 1539958920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761421_resized_wirtgenroadandmineraltechnologieskaltfraese0220181022.jpg 511 287 Eskom director resigns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-director-resigns-2018-10-19 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:11:00 +0200 502322 1539958692 1539958260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761412_resized_eskomlogomegawattpark1022reuters.jpg 511 287 ExecuJet to offer customers new experience with super versatile jet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-to-offer-customers-new-experience-with-super-versatile-jet-2018-10-19 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:09:00 +0200 502321 1539958715 1539958140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761415_resized_execujet102018simoneliedtke1022.jpg 511 287 Simple farm implement can increase crop yield, reduce soil erosion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/simple-farm-implement-can-increase-crop-yield-reduce-soil-erosion-2018-10-19 Creamer Media Reporter AGRICULTURE Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:07:00 +0200 502320 1539960600 1539958020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761409_resized_aybarbbm1022.jpg The Aybar BBM is a land management system that assists farmers to construct broad bed furrows to drain excess water in vertisols 511 287 Carrots could be key to making greener buildings, say researchers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carrots-could-be-key-to-making-greener-buildings-say-researchers-2018-10-19 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:58:00 +0200 502317 1539955344 1539953880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Growing risk of ‘reform by default’ as South Africa battles to adapt to electricity transition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growing-risk-of-reform-by-default-as-south-africa-battles-to-adapt-to-electricity-transition-2018-10-19 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:38:00 +0200 502316 1539958743 1539952680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761403_resized_powerlineelectricity1022duane.jpg 511 287 Revived SARS illicit economy unit already eyeing 58 cases, says Kingon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revived-sars-illicit-economy-unit-already-eyeing-58-cases-says-kingon-2018-10-19 News24Wire Latest News Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:30:00 +0200 502315 1539953397 1539952200 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761400_resized_sars11022.jpg 511 287 Clash over Trump tariffs heats up with barrage of WTO litigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clash-over-trump-tariffs-heats-up-with-barrage-of-wto-litigation-2018-10-19 Reuters TRADE Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:27:00 +0200 502314 1539957196 1539952020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Flirting with populism? Ask Venezuela how that went – SARB head Kganyago http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flirting-with-populism-ask-venezuela-how-that-went-sarb-head-kganyago-2018-10-19 News24Wire Latest News Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:26:00 +0200 502313 1539953604 1539951960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761397_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg SARB Governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Nhlanhla Nene resigns as MP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nhlanhla-nene-resigns-as-mp-2018-10-19 News24Wire Latest News Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:10:00 +0200 502309 1539959689 1539951000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761390_resized_nhlanhlanene120720181022.jpg Former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene 511 287 Embattled Rand Water appoints Sipho Mosai as acting CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embattled-rand-water-appoints-sipho-mosai-as-acting-ceo-2018-10-19 African News Agency WATER Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:36:00 +0200 502302 1539945804 1539945360 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Saoga upbeat about prospects for the gas industry in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saoga-upbeat-about-prospects-for-the-gas-industry-in-south-africa-2018-10-19 Kim Cloete GAS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502297 1539945144 1539944640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New Mpumalanga mall set to spur growth in the area http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mpumalanga-mall-set-to-spur-growth-in-the-area-2018-10-19 Tasneem Bulbulia DEVELOPMENT Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502299 1540215203 1539944640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761591_resized_thulamahashemallperspective021020181022.jpg Artwork of the R240-million Thulamahashe Mall, in Mpumalanga, a new development between partners Nthwese Developments and Twin City 511 287 South Africa renews bid to accelerate digital migration process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-renews-bid-to-accelerate-digital-migration-process-2018-10-19 African News Agency COMMUNICATIONS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:19:00 +0200 502296 1539958834 1539944340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761378_resized_nomvulamokonyane200920181022.jpg Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane 511 287 Breytenbach welcomes greater certainty for renewable energy projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/breytenbach-welcomes-greater-certainty-for-renewable-energy-projects-2018-10-19 Kim Cloete ENERGY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:08:00 +0200 502292 1539958941 1539943680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761364_resized_karenbreytenbach04042018dylan1022.jpg IPP Office CEO Karen Breytenbach 511 287 Dairy firm Clover says in takeover talks, shares jump http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dairy-firm-clover-says-in-takeover-talks-shares-jump-2018-10-19 Reuters FOOD & BEVERAGE Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:01:00 +0200 502282 1539942726 1539939660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sub-Saharan Africa's big economies yet to recover http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sub-saharan-africas-big-economies-yet-to-recover-2018-10-19 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:47:00 +0200 502267 1539935636 1539935220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0