Engineering News | Public Transport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/public-transport Mon, 23 Apr 2018 21:14:03 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Metrorail delays hit Cape Town commuters, as bus strike continues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-delays-hit-cape-town-commuters-as-bus-strike-continues-2018-04-20 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:30:00 +0200 484541 1524228443 1524209400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Those who can afford to pay for toll roads, must pay – Nzimande http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/those-who-can-afford-to-pay-for-toll-roads-must-pay-nzimande-2018-04-17 News24Wire TRANSPORT Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:31:00 +0200 484175 1523968402 1523968260 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720576_resized_bladenzimande210220115duane.jpg Transport Minister Blade Nzimande 511 287 Ride-hailing kilometres predicted to grow dramatically to 2030 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ride-hailing-kilometres-predicted-to-grow-dramatically-to-2030-2018-04-17 Irma Venter MOBILITY Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:23:00 +0200 484172 1523968027 1523967780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720568_resized_ubertransportcellphoneapp1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Nationwide bus strike to start on Wednesday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nationwide-bus-strike-to-start-on-wednesday-2018-04-17 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:20:00 +0200 484065 1523946147 1523946000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Alstom-led consortium to build complete driverless light metro system for Montreal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alstom-led-consortium-to-build-complete-driverless-light-metro-system-for-montreal-2018-04-13 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:35:00 +0200 483900 1523630252 1523630100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719929_resized_montrealcanada0420181022.jpg Montreal, Canada 511 287 Large volumes of traffic expected on SA roads on Monday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/large-volumes-of-traffic-expected-on-sa-roads-on-monday-2018-04-02 African News Agency EASTER WEEKEND Mon, 02 Apr 2018 18:05:00 +0200 482686 1522685309 1522685100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717351_resized_n3tcn3tollconcessiontruckroadtraffic6910220815duane.jpg 511 287 Trams enjoy renewed interest in growing cities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trams-enjoy-renewed-interest-in-growing-cities-2018-03-16 Anine Kilian TRANSPORT Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:48:00 +0200 481457 1521212348 1521211680 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 High levels of crime may force PRASA to cancel services on certain routes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-levels-of-crime-may-force-prasa-to-cancel-services-on-certain-routes-2018-03-14 Irma Venter RAIL Wed, 14 Mar 2018 10:26:00 +0200 481097 1521016390 1521015960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713966_resized_metrorailp10605661022.jpg 511 287 Durban on track to open public transport network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-on-track-to-open-public-transport-network-2018-03-13 Megan van Wyngaardt TRANSPORT Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:56:00 +0200 480956 1520935534 1520934960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713625_resized_03godurbanstationatregentstreetandqashanakhuzwayoroadinnewgermanydji05971copy.jpg 511 287 Columbus aims to export competitively, while growing local market consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/columbus-aims-to-export-competitively-while-growing-local-market-consumption-2018-03-06 Simone Liedtke STAINLESS STEEL Tue, 06 Mar 2018 16:36:00 +0200 480321 1520348559 1520346960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Undoing State capture in South Africa will face stiff resistance, sabotage – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-reform-state-firms-after-graft-scandals-gordhan-2018-03-06 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 06 Mar 2018 10:54:00 +0200 480238 1520345219 1520326440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711985_resized_pravingordhan1010220716duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 City of Cape Town extends N2 Express Joint Venture contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-extends-n2-express-joint-venture-contract-2018-03-02 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:42:00 +0200 480026 1519991046 1519990920 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Inside Metrorail’s cable theft and commuter crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inside-metrorails-cable-theft-and-commuter-crisis-2018-02-22 News24Wire RAIL Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:21:00 +0200 479059 1519284702 1519284060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Vandalism threatens Cape Town public transport – Councillor Herron http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vandalism-threatens-cape-town-public-transport-councillor-herron-2018-02-15 African News Agency PUBLIC TRANSPORT Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:24:00 +0200 478397 1518686824 1518686640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 MyCiTi commuters to bear brunt of attacks on bus stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/myciti-commuters-to-bear-brunt-of-attacks-on-bus-stations-2018-02-12 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:56:00 +0200 477919 1518422522 1518422160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Joburg aiming to complete assessment of feasibility of electric buses by end-2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2018-02-09 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476736 1517899883 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New dawn for platinum mining – Robert Friedland http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-dawn-for-platinum-mining-robert-friedland-2018-02-07 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Wed, 07 Feb 2018 16:18:00 +0200 477577 1518072779 1518013080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705970_resized_fuelcellprospects.jpg 511 287 Manufacturing trials of first locally made train car under way http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2018-02-02 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476133 1517295047 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Brown says boards of State-owned enterprises must shape up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brown-says-boards-of-state-owned-enterprises-must-shape-up-2018-01-30 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 30 Jan 2018 12:21:00 +0200 476711 1517314631 1517307660 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704020_resized_lynnebrown410220617duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown 511 287 Unprecedented number of MyCiTi buses stoned over the weekend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unprecedented-number-of-myciti-buses-stoned-over-the-weekend-2018-01-30 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:42:00 +0200 476651 1517300860 1517294520 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Project to lift station platforms proving challenging, PRASA admits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/next-12-months-crucial-as-prasa-prepares-to-receive-new-rolling-stock-2018-01-26 Irma Venter RAIL INDUSTRY Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475420 1516688537 1516917600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 City of Cape Town transport head Melissa Whitehead suspended http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-transport-head-melissa-whitehead-suspended-2018-01-19-1 News24Wire TRANSPORT Fri, 19 Jan 2018 12:56:00 +0200 475759 1516359523 1516359360 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Gibela moves to Dunnottar plant; takes first manufacturing steps http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gibela-moves-to-dunnottar-plant-takes-first-manufacturing-steps-2018-01-17 Irma Venter RAIL Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:28:00 +0200 475487 1516280821 1516192080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701290_resized_gibeladunnotarrailcarbodyproduction12171022.jpg Work on the first car-body shell has started 511 287 PRASA, UNTU in talks to reopen Central Line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-untu-in-talks-to-reopen-central-line-2018-01-16 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:00:00 +0200 475386 1516113176 1516111200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Safety regulator lifts PRASA’s prohibition directive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-regulator-lifts-prasas-prohibition-directive-2018-01-15 Creamer Media Reporter RAIL Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:55:00 +0200 475250 1516025048 1516024500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Next 12 months crucial as PRASA prepares to receive new rolling stock http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/next-12-months-crucial-as-prasa-prepares-to-receive-new-rolling-stock-2018-01-08 Irma Venter RAIL INDUSTRY Mon, 08 Jan 2018 12:43:00 +0200 474454 1515408468 1515408180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699359_resized_pietsebola112171022duane.jpg Piet Sebola 511 287 Prasa lifts supsension from UNTU members http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-lifts-supsension-from-untu-members-2017-12-19 Megan van Wyngaardt TRANSPORT Tue, 19 Dec 2017 14:46:00 +0200 474224 1513687836 1513687560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gibela rail plant on track for March completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2017-12-15 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473095 1512994087 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mega engineering projects could boost SA economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mega-engineering-projects-could-boost-sa-economy-2017-12-15 Donald Makhafola TOP RAIL PROJECT Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472322 1512994085 1513288800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Alternative fuel and vehicle technologies viable, necessary for SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternative-fuel-and-vehicle-technologies-viable-necessary-for-south-africa-2017-12-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Top Renewable Energy Projects Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472449 1512994085 1513288800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Court action to stop PRASA 'conspiracy' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-action-to-stop-prasa-conspiracy-2017-12-12 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:23:00 +0200 473786 1513081583 1513081380 99999999999 News24Wire 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 Gibela factory on track for March completion, says new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gibela-factory-on-track-for-march-completion-says-new-ceo-2017-12-11 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:28:00 +0200 473640 1512995400 1512995280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697668_resized_gibelathierrydarthout1022.jpg Thierry Darthout 511 287 Long-delayed Gauteng Transport Authority to be launched in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2017-12-01 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471861 1511853907 1512079200 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