Engineering News | Logistics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/logistics Sun, 23 Sep 2018 06:38:37 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Potential buyer ditches plan to acquire Bidcorp's UK logistics business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/potential-buyer-ditches-plan-to-acquire-bidcorps-uk-logistics-business-2018-09-21 Reuters LOGISTICS Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:13:00 +0200 499462 1537534621 1537531980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Partnerships enable HighJump to bring new supply chain technology to Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnerships-enable-highjump-to-bring-new-supply-chain-technology-to-africa-2018-09-21 Schalk Burger Supply chain technology Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498469 1537193981 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 ELB, Elwatini partner to provide rail solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elb-elwatini-partner-to-provide-rail-solutions-2018-09-18 Tasneem Bulbulia TRANSPORT Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:24:00 +0200 499022 1537259220 1537259040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Melting ice due to climate change disrupting shipping routes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/melting-ice-due-to-climate-change-disrupting-shipping-routes-2018-09-10 Irma Venter SHIPPING Mon, 10 Sep 2018 14:53:00 +0200 498274 1536584116 1536583980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753131_resized_arctic20181022.jpg 511 287 South Africa’s logistics ranked third among upper-middle-income countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-logistics-performance-ranked-third-among-upper-middle-income-countries-2018-09-06 Simone Liedtke LOGISTICS Thu, 06 Sep 2018 17:03:00 +0200 498018 1536300412 1536246180 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Partnerships enable HighJump to bring new supply chain technology to Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnerships-enable-highjump-to-bring-new-supply-chain-technology-to-africa-2018-09-05 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Wed, 05 Sep 2018 15:42:00 +0200 497839 1536570772 1536154920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ethiopia opens logistics sector to foreign investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-opens-logistics-sector-to-foreign-investment-2018-09-05 News24Wire Logistics Wed, 05 Sep 2018 08:11:00 +0200 497719 1536128741 1536127860 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751955_resized_abiyahmed17042018reuters1022.jpg Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed 511 287 African rail industry urged to adopt concepts of Fourth Industrial Revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-rail-industry-urged-to-adopt-concepts-of-fourth-industrial-revolution-2018-09-04 Nadine James RAIL Tue, 04 Sep 2018 16:17:00 +0200 497701 1536072395 1536070620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 GemCap investment allows Linebooker to venture outside South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gemcap-investment-allows-linebooker-to-venture-outside-south-africa-2018-09-04 Irma Venter ROAD FREIGHT Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:52:00 +0200 497676 1536066477 1536065520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751847_resized_nickhoffmanmanager1022.jpg Nick Hoffman 511 287 Grindrod reports strong recovery in interim earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindrod-reports-strong-recovery-in-interim-earnings-2018-08-31 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS Fri, 31 Aug 2018 14:12:00 +0200 497411 1535719804 1535717520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA ERP provider integrates new capabilities into new offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/syspro-version-8-transforms-its-erp-offering-2018-08-31 Schalk Burger Industrial Enterprise Resource Planning Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496249 1535439110 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748440_resized_deidrefreyer06181022.jpg DEIDRE FRYER A continuous, real-time flow of data makes production and business processes visible, predictable and controllable 511 287 OneLogix continues upward growth trajectory in FY18 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/onelogix-continues-upward-growth-trajectory-in-fy18-2018-08-30 Simone Liedtke LOGISTICS Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:45:00 +0200 497335 1535640394 1535640300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Super Group buoyed by commodities, new acquisitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/super-group-buoyed-by-commodities-new-acquisitions-2018-08-27 Irma Venter LOGISTICS AND AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 27 Aug 2018 15:55:00 +0200 496899 1535378262 1535378100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749954_resized_supergrouppetermountford1022.jpg Peter Mountford 511 287 New bridge to improve access to Brackengate 2 logistics park http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-bridge-to-improve-access-to-brackengate-2-logistics-park-2018-08-24 Creamer Media Reporter INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 24 Aug 2018 15:54:00 +0200 496791 1535120539 1535118840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749698_resized_climorbridge1022.jpg 511 287 Donating 67 minutes for Mandela http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/donating-67-minutes-for-mandela-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Logistics Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495067 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745799_resized_foodandbeveragefoodforward08181022.jpg DOING IT FOR CHARITY Singer Jimmy Nevis is seen with Pick n Pay director Suzanne Ackerman-Berman at a packing station 511 287 Cost-effective braking systems brand launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-effective-aftermarket-braking-systems-brand-launched-2018-08-08 Paige Müller Logistics Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495153 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745959_resized_.ruck-trailers-bus-and-bakkie-wabco-1-0718-1022 COST CONCERNS A lack of growth within the local commercial vehicle space has resulted in fleet owners’ buying and installing cheaper, but inferior aftermarket products 511 287 Electromobility the future of transport infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electromobility-the-future-of-transport-infrastructure-2018-08-07 Paige Müller Logistics Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495037 1534831357 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745723_resized_.ruck-trailers-bus-and-bakkie-volvo-sa-electromobility-1-0718-1022 POLICY PUSH Electromobility technology will become essential to the global transport industry as environment-focused legislative policies begin to take effect 511 287 Grindrod appoints Andrew Waller as CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindrod-appoints-andrew-waller-as-ceo-2018-08-22 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS Wed, 22 Aug 2018 15:40:00 +0200 496447 1534945345 1534945200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bidvest expects to report up to 22% lower EPS for FY18 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bidvest-expects-to-report-up-to-22-lower-eps-for-fy18-2018-08-22 Marleny Arnoldi SERVICES Wed, 22 Aug 2018 15:38:00 +0200 496446 1534945244 1534945080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Imperial unbundling to be implemented in Q4, says Akoojee http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-unbundling-to-be-implemented-in-q4-says-akoojee-2018-08-21 Irma Venter LOGISTICS & AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:04:00 +0200 496316 1534859747 1534856640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748579_resized_imperialmohammedakoojee1022.jpg Mohammed Akoojee 511 287 Transnet results eclipsed by irregular expenditure, qualified audit and State capture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-results-eclipsed-by-irregular-expenditure-qualified-audit-and-state-capture-2018-08-20 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Mon, 20 Aug 2018 15:25:00 +0200 496172 1534775132 1534771500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748238_resized_transetlogodylanslater08181022.jpg 511 287 Dachser South Africa driving excellence in road freight services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dachser-south-africa-driving-excellence-in-road-freight-services-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Logistics Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493611 1534227762 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742524_resized_dachser07181022.jpg STRATEGIC GOAL Dachser South Africa’s aim is to ensure that logistics is tailored to meet clients’ specific requirements 511 287 Interroll makes modular conveyor platform for logistics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interroll-makes-modular-conveyor-platform-for-logistics-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Logistics Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494059 1534227763 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743469_resized_interroll07181022.jpg FLEXIBLE ALTERNATIVE Interroll designed the critical components of our state-of-the-art conveyor platform to operate at temperatures as low as -30 °C 511 287 Company offers paper alternative to wooden and plastic pallets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-offers-paper-alternative-to-wooden-and-plastic-pallets-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Logistics Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493580 1534227761 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742467_resized_kimmoboard07181022.jpg VISUAL RESEMBLANCE Honeycomb fibreboard technology takes its name from the visual resemblance to a bee’s honeycomb 511 287 Local company to introduce new plastic pallets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-to-introduce-new-plastic-pallets-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Logistics Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493594 1534227762 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742494_resized_premierpallets1022.jpg NEW PRODUCT The plastic pallets were manufactured in South Africa SOURCE 511 287 New regulation increases interest in local industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-regulation-increases-interest-in-local-industry-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Logistics Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493836 1534227762 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742877_resized_capetownimports0718bloomberg10222.jpg NEW REGULATION Companies are now required to declare their cargo conveyed to South Africa 24 hours prior to transportation 511 287 Imperial to repurchase preference shares at R85 apiece http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-to-repurchase-preference-shares-at-r85-apiece-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:59:00 +0200 495423 1534153906 1534150740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Equites acquires Simba logistics facility in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equites-acquires-simba-logistics-facility-in-gauteng-2018-08-06 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY / LOGISTICS Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:31:00 +0200 494956 1533565979 1533565860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Imperial expects up to 16% y/y increase in FY18 HEPS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-expects-up-to-16-yy-increase-in-fy18-heps-2018-08-03 Creamer Media Reporter LOGISTICS Fri, 03 Aug 2018 15:40:00 +0200 494833 1533304969 1533303600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Maintaining Ngqura now easier and more cost effective http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintaining-ngqura-now-easier-and-more-cost-effective-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Logistics Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493137 1533019864 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741353_resized_harbourngqura08181022.jpg GONE FISHING The specially modified truck can be used to fish tyres out of the water 511 287 New appointments to help ship repair focus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-appointments-to-help-ship-repair-focus-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Logistics Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493075 1533019863 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741202_resized_harbouttransnetkhomo08181022.jpg PRESTON KHOMO The strategic development of ship repair infrastructure is being brought to the fore 511 287 S African company supplies four hoppers to Kenyan port http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-company-supplies-four-hoppers-to-kenyan-port-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Logistics Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492834 1533019888 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740984_resized_harboursbltworld08181022.jpg OUT OF THE QUAY The SAMSON hoppers can be moved to free up space where needed 511 287 Supply-chain blockchain can improve traceability, customer experience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supply-chain-blockchain-can-improve-transparency-traceability-and-customer-experience-2018-08-03 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493570 1533019870 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742437_resized_in2itctovishalbarapatre05181022.jpg VISHAL BARAPATRE Blockchain can help to counter disruptions in complex supply chains 511 287 Funding for SA firms seeking to increase African trade and investment exposure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/export-culture-2018-08-03 Schalk Burger INTRAREGIONAL TRADE Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493456 1534253302 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744029_resized_export.jpg 511 287 Imperial CEO takes extended medical leave until Jan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-ceo-takes-extended-medical-leave-until-jan-2018-07-30 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE & LOGISTICS Mon, 30 Jul 2018 11:06:00 +0200 494166 1532941737 1532941560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company completes reusable bins supply for new vehicle model http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/structural-foam-technology-moulding-in-the-automotive-industry-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Logistics Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492369 1532414918 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739989_resized_automotivekaymacbin07181022.jpg HOLDING IT TOGETHER Collapsible bins were produced to hold automotive parts 511 287 Budgetary constraints hindering sustainable practices, says report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budgetary-constraints-hindering-sustainable-practices-says-report-2018-07-26 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 26 Jul 2018 14:48:00 +0200 493914 1532609596 1532609280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743107_resized_barloworldlogistics1022.jpg 511 287