Engineering News | Public Transport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/public-transport Sat, 17 Nov 2018 23:36:48 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Ekurhuleni BRT system extended to OR Tambo International http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ekurhuleni-brt-system-extended-to-or-tambo-international-2018-11-16 Schalk Burger Public transport Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503826 1542091288 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Project to have major economic impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motherwell-project-to-have-major-economic-impact-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Public Transport Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503333 1542362577 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763518_resized_prasatrainenroutetowolmertona659912421022.jpg MOTHERWELL PASSENGER RAIL CORRIDOR The construction of the railway line and associated infrastructure is scheduled to start in 2022/23 511 287 Carmakers lure ride-hailer, delivery drivers in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carmakers-lure-ride-hailer-delivery-drivers-in-africa-2018-11-09 Reuters PUBLIC TRANSPORT/AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:16:00 +0200 504340 1541765854 1541765760 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Nothing sinister about the new fleet of vehicles, PRASA spokesperson says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nothing-sinister-about-the-new-fleet-of-vehicles-prasa-spokesperson-says-2018-11-07 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:11:00 +0200 504065 1541592782 1541592660 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Policy weakness hinders transport financing – Vadi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-weakness-hinders-transport-financing-vadi-2018-11-01 Nadine James TRANSPORT Thu, 01 Nov 2018 16:16:00 +0200 503542 1541082535 1541081760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ekurhuleni BRT system extended to OR Tambo International http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ekurhuleni-brt-system-extended-to-or-tambo-international-2018-10-31 Schalk Burger PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 31 Oct 2018 15:06:00 +0200 503379 1540994213 1540991160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cybersecurity must be managed at board level, urges Gautrain boss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cybersecurity-must-be-managed-at-board-level-urges-gautrain-boss-2018-10-30 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 30 Oct 2018 14:24:00 +0200 503237 1540910471 1540902240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763331_resized_computerlaptopinternetkeyboardtyping1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Electric cargo bike pilot study to kick off in Sharpeville in November http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-cargo-bike-pilot-study-to-kick-off-in-sharpeville-in-november-2018-10-26 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 26 Oct 2018 14:17:00 +0200 502990 1540563906 1540556220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762804_resized_gautengelectroniccargobike1018irma1022.jpg 511 287 Ramaphosa inaugurates R1bn train manufacturing facility, training centre in Nigel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gibela-2018-10-25 Nadine James RAIL Thu, 25 Oct 2018 15:59:00 +0200 502892 1540541466 1540475940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762630_resized_gibeladunnotarfactoryopening1018dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Intermodal transport systems vital for growth in South Africa, SADC region http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intermodal-transport-systems-vital-for-growth-in-south-africa-sadc-region-2018-10-23 Tasneem Bulbulia TRANSPORT Tue, 23 Oct 2018 16:00:00 +0200 502590 1540384079 1540303200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761966_resized_drismailvadi21022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76474_2018-10-23_saitaly_vadi_hdweb.mp451199237Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi outlines the need for intermodal transport systems in South Africa and the rest of the Southern African Development Community region. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76476_2018-10-23_saitaly_minister.mp436650706Transport Minister Blade Nzimande talks about the opportunities for investing in South Africa's transport infrastructure. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi outlines the need for intermodal transport systems in South Africa and the rest of the Southern African Development Community region. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Transport Minister Blade Nzimande talks about the opportunities for investing in South Africa's transport infrastructure. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. There is room for more ride-hailing services, says Taxify country manager http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/there-is-room-for-more-ride-hailing-services-says-taxify-country-manager-2018-10-23 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:09:00 +0200 502556 1540298068 1540296540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761885_resized_3taxifyapp1022.jpg 511 287 Gautrain expansion decision ‘not imminent’, warns MEC Vadi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-expansion-decision-not-imminent-warns-mec-vadi-2018-10-22 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:11:00 +0200 502389 1540203204 1540203060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761512_resized_gautrain110220314duane.jpg 511 287 Cape Town e-bus rollout in limbo until Whitehead investigation wraps up end-2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-e-bus-rollout-in-limbo-until-whitehead-investigation-wraps-up-end-2018-2018-10-26 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:38:00 +0200 502031 1539786109 1539769080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760808_resized_mycitibydk9electric1022.jpg 511 287 Rail to form backbone of South African transport, mobility by 2050 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-to-form-backbone-of-south-african-transport-mobility-by-2050-2018-10-11 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:25:00 +0200 501609 1539268321 1539267900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Losses due to arson attacks on Metrorail trains closing in on R700m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/losses-due-to-arson-attacks-on-metrorail-trains-closing-in-on-r700m-2018-10-09 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 09 Oct 2018 12:03:00 +0200 501260 1539079490 1539079380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Three new midibus routes launched on Gautrain system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-new-midibus-routes-launched-on-gautrain-system-2018-10-08 Tasneem Bulbulia PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 08 Oct 2018 16:27:00 +0200 501168 1539008923 1539008820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cape Town adds direct routes, 29 new bus stops to MyCiti service http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-adds-direct-routes-29-new-bus-stops-to-myciti-service-2018-10-08 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 08 Oct 2018 15:15:00 +0200 501145 1539004624 1539004500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758883_resized_myciticapetown2016cct54071022.jpg 511 287 Nzimande urges Prasa, rail regulator to resolve trains safety impasse out of court http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-urges-prasa-rail-regulator-to-resolve-trains-safety-impasse-out-of-court-2018-10-08 African News Agency Public Transport Mon, 08 Oct 2018 10:41:00 +0200 501008 1538992037 1538988060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758811_resized_bladenzimande2051020181022.jpg Transport Minister Blade Nzimande 511 287 Local strides to hydrogen economy tempered by cost, industrialisation questions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-strides-to-hydrogen-economy-tempered-by-cost-industrialisation-questions-2018-09-27 Schalk Burger ENERGY Thu, 27 Sep 2018 17:13:00 +0200 499960 1538121793 1538061180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 PRASA 'indefinitely' suspends trains in KZN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-indefinitely-suspends-trains-in-kzn-2018-09-25 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:52:00 +0200 499541 1537858823 1537858320 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 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 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/another-metrorail-train-on-fire-in-cape-town-bringing-the-number-of-incidents-to-five-2018-07-26 News24Wire RAIL Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:39:00 +0200 493876 1532601693 1532601540 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Gautrain operator requests meeting with union to avoid planned strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-operator-requests-meeting-with-union-to-avoid-planned-strike-2018-07-25 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Wed, 25 Jul 2018 16:11:00 +0200 493755 1532528642 1532527860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Brics bank approves $600m loans for South African, Chinese projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brics-bank-approves-600m-loans-for-south-african-chinese-projects-2018-07-24 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:55:00 +0200 493473 1532422742 1532422500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gautrain employees to embark on a strike from July 30 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