Engineering News | Public Transport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/public-transport Sun, 25 Feb 2018 15:19:12 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Driving innovation in public transport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/driving-innovation-in-public-transport-2017-11-24 Tasneem Bulbulia Public Transport Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470493 1511247632 1511474400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Gautrain agency wants Phase 1 network expansion operational by 2027 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-2017-11-24 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471089 1511247634 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Epic 3 190 km Uber trip a sub-Saharan Africa record http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2017-11-24 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471083 1511247634 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Move to professionalise work of railway safety inspectors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2017-11-24 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471092 1511247634 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Academy seeks to mitigate issues for bus industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/academy-seeks-to-mitigate-issues-for-bus-industry-2017-11-24 Tasneem Bulbulia Public Transport Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470172 1511253094 1511474400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690308_resized_roodepoortwestgatetaxirank101131022duane.jpeg TAXIS STRIKING An ongoing problem for the bus industry is intimidation by taxi operators 511 287 Shell collaboration helps power London buses with coffee waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shell-collaboration-helps-power-london-buses-with-coffee-waste-2017-11-21 Nica Schreuder BIOFUEL Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471626 1511180719 1511128800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 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stand on four legs – Gautrain CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-megaprojects-stand-on-four-legs-gautrain-ceo-2017-10-10 Keith Campbell INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:22:00 +0200 467256 1507648922 1507638120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683723_resized_jackvandermerweduane.jpg Gautrain CEO Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Khayelitsha MyCiti commuters no longer left in dark http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/khayelitsha-myciti-commuters-no-longer-left-in-dark-2017-10-09 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 09 Oct 2017 09:04:00 +0200 467047 1507537489 1507532640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0