Engineering News | Public Transport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/public-transport Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:30:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Bombardier Transportation’s electric train makes its public debut http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bombardier-transportations-electric-train-makes-its-public-debut-2018-09-14 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:34:00 +0200 498778 1536918868 1536917640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754390_resized_bombardiersbatterypoweredtalent3emu220181022.jpg 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 Mobility as a Service could be defining in the future of city transport – ITLS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobility-as-a-service-could-be-defining-in-the-future-of-city-transport-itls-2018-08-30 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:20:00 +0200 497329 1535640502 1535638800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Untu warns against PRASA’s continued safety noncompliance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-warns-against-prasas-continued-safety-noncompliance-2018-08-28 Marleny Arnoldi PASSENGER RAIL Tue, 28 Aug 2018 16:09:00 +0200 497028 1535466457 1535465340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Uber says concerned over some proposed changes to transport law http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uber-says-concerned-over-some-proposed-changes-to-transport-law-2018-08-20 African News Agency TRANSPORT Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:48:00 +0200 496142 1534762538 1534762080 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Gautrain strike over after workers accept 8% wage offer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-workers-to-decide-on-monday-on-latest-wage-offer-2018-08-13 African News Agency TRANSPORT Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:15:00 +0200 495390 1534156937 1534155300 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Uber rival Taxify bets on motorcycles and rickshaws in East Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uber-rival-taxify-bets-on-motorcycles-and-rickshaws-in-east-africa-2018-08-10 Reuters TRANSPORT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:26:00 +0200 495259 1533882461 1533882360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Western Cape lawmakers begin public hearings to regulate Uber http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-lawmakers-begin-public-hearings-to-regulate-uber-2018-08-06 African News Agency TRANSPORT Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:56:00 +0200 494929 1533563601 1533560160 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 R100 000 reward offered for info on Cape Town train fires http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r100-000-reward-offered-for-info-on-cape-town-train-fires-2018-08-06 News24Wire TRANSPORT Mon, 06 Aug 2018 08:32:00 +0200 494855 1533537630 1533537120 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 UNTU says accepts CCMA’s offer to help resolve Gautrain wage dispute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-says-accepts-ccmas-offer-to-help-resolve-gautrain-wage-dispute-2018-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Fri, 03 Aug 2018 11:18:00 +0200 494767 1533308097 1533287880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745131_resized_gautrainbus104111022duane.jpg 511 287 Bombela sets Gautrain contingency plan in motion as strike goes ahead http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bombela-sets-gautrain-contingency-plan-in-motion-as-strike-goes-ahead-2018-07-30 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Mon, 30 Jul 2018 08:57:00 +0200 494124 1532933988 1532933820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743601_resized_gautrain01duane.jpg 511 287 UNTU, Bombela to continue weekend talks to avoid planned Gautrain strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-bombela-to-continue-weekend-talks-to-avoid-planned-gautrain-strike-2018-07-27 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 09:27:00 +0200 494004 1532676586 1532676420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743327_resized_gautrain01duane.jpg 511 287 No longer flavour of the month, SA rethinks its bus rapid transit systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-longer-flavour-of-the-month-sa-rethinks-its-bus-rapid-transit-systems-2018-07-27 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492827 1532422430 1532642400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742158_resized_stop.jpg 511 287 Another Metrorail train on fire in Cape Town, bringing the number of incidents to five 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-employees-to-embark-on-a-strike-from-july-30-2018-07-24 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:37:00 +0200 493466 1532421519 1532421420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742151_resized_gautrein1022.jpg 511 287 Light rail line in Nigeria's capital opens to passengers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/light-rail-line-in-nigerias-capital-opens-to-passengers-2018-07-19 Reuters RAIL Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:51:00 +0200 493034 1531991352 1531990260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transforming public transport hubs key to better city living, says US professor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transforming-public-transport-hubs-key-to-better-city-living-says-us-professor-2018-07-17 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:35:00 +0200 492801 1533019818 1531816500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740592_resized_gautrainintegratingwithothermodescopy1022.jpg 511 287 Gauteng Transport Authority set for rollout in Q1 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-transport-authority-set-for-rollout-in-q1-2019-2018-07-11 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:55:00 +0200 492373 1531319946 1531313700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739545_resized_jackvandermerwe10513duaneonline.jpeg GMA CEO Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Public transport systems taking too long to develop, says UITP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-transport-systems-taking-too-long-to-develop-says-uitp-2018-07-06 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:31:00 +0200 491940 1530874203 1530865860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738665_resized_jdajohannesburgjhbreavayasoweto306101022duane.jpg 511 287 Alstom, Lagos government to collaborate on first two Blue Line metro phases http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alstom-lagos-government-to-collaborate-on-first-two-blue-line-metro-phases-2018-07-05 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Thu, 05 Jul 2018 09:17:00 +0200 491738 1530775123 1530775020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Expo aims for 50% more visitors this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-and-logistics-expo-aims-to-double-its-visitors-this-year-2018-06-29 Halima Frost TruckX Conference & Expo Preview Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489340 1530001819 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732315_resized_truckxsasoloutdoor06181022.jpg BIGGER SPACE EQUALS BIGGER VISIBILITY The capacity for larger outdoor stands is seen in Sasol’s TruckX 2017 stand 511 287 Traffic on Gauteng’s freeways to grow by 50 000 trips a day in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/traffic-on-gautengs-freeways-to-grow-by-50-000-trips-a-day-in-2018-2018-06-21 Irma Venter ROADS Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:44:00 +0200 490408 1529570761 1529570640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734794_resized_sanralgantries110220214duane.jpg 511 287 Gauteng aims for integrated public transport ticketing in 2020 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-aims-for-integrated-public-transport-ticketing-in-2020-2018-06-20 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:06:00 +0200 490264 1530686246 1529485560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gauteng Transport Authority Bill approved by Cabinet, Gautrain 2 ‘held back’ by Treasury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-transport-authority-bill-approved-by-cabinet-gautrain-2-held-back-by-treasury-2018-06-19 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:34:00 +0200 490160 1529412187 1529411640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734225_resized_drismailvadi21022.jpg Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi 511 287 Metrorail bleeds passengers, has funds to turn around, says planning GM http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-bleeds-passengers-has-financial-commitment-to-turn-around-2018-06-14 Irma Venter RAIL Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:01:00 +0200 489687 1528963900 1528963260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733092_resized_metrorail2p10605661022.jpg 511 287 Digital revolution sees ticketless rail future, says Trenitalia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-revolution-sees-ticketless-rail-future-says-trenitalia-2018-06-13 Irma Venter RAIL Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:23:00 +0200 489581 1528891219 1528881780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Metrorail does not run where people stay, work http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-does-not-run-where-people-stay-work-2018-06-06 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:49:00 +0200 488914 1528289522 1528289340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731339_resized_gautrainmodderfontein1007091022duane.jpg 511 287 PRASA welcomes new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-welcomes-new-ceo-2018-06-05 Irma Venter RAIL Tue, 05 Jun 2018 08:54:00 +0200 488652 1528181815 1528181640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730745_resized_metrorail11014duane1022.jpg 511 287 Taxi industry calls for subsidies at public transport market inquiry, bemoans planning weakness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/taxi-industry-calls-for-subsidies-at-public-transport-market-inquiry-bemoans-planning-weakness-2018-06-04 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Mon, 04 Jun 2018 16:36:00 +0200 488642 1528125708 1528122960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Competition Commission to host public hearings into public passenger transport sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-to-host-public-hearings-into-public-passenger-transport-sector-2018-06-01 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Fri, 01 Jun 2018 15:21:00 +0200 488521 1527861057 1527859260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 JDA undertakes R52m public transport facility upgrades http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jda-undertakes-r52m-public-transport-facility-upgrades-2018-06-01 Simone Liedtke RAIL Fri, 01 Jun 2018 15:01:00 +0200 488516 1527858142 1527858060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 More pain at the pumps: Huge fuel price hikes for June – AA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-pain-at-the-pumps-huge-fuel-price-hikes-for-june-aa-2018-05-31 News24Wire Public Transport Thu, 31 May 2018 13:59:00 +0200 488343 1527774920 1527767940 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730089_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Uber adds new safety features for drivers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uber-adds-new-safety-features-for-drivers-2018-05-25 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 25 May 2018 08:48:00 +0200 487729 1527231027 1527230880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 R3bn Rosslyn Hub to create 160 000 jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r3-billion-rosslyn-hub-to-create-160-000-jobs-2018-05-16 Nadine James CONSTRUCTION Wed, 16 May 2018 22:06:00 +0200 486809 1526537928 1526501160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Commission invites participation in public passenger transport market inquiry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-invites-participation-in-public-passenger-transport-market-inquiry-2018-05-14 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Mon, 14 May 2018 14:31:00 +0200 486448 1526306338 1526301060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0