Engineering News | Rail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/rail Thu, 22 Feb 2018 22:40:12 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Transnet delivering on its Africa strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-delivering-on-its-africa-strategy-2018-02-22 Simone Liedtke STATE OWNED COMPANIES Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:07:00 +0200 479076 1519301377 1519290420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 TFR transports record chrome volumes from mines to ports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfr-transports-record-chrome-volumes-from-mines-to-ports-2018-02-14 Schalk Burger FREIGHT RAIL Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:35:00 +0200 478312 1518615516 1518615300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Dedicated unit set up to combat crime on Cape Town trains http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dedicated-unit-set-up-to-combat-crime-on-cape-town-trains-2018-02-09 African News Agency RAIL Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:16:00 +0200 477866 1518182387 1518178560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Transnet to lease rolling stock to Zambia Railways http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-to-lease-rolling-stock-to-zambia-railways-2018-02-08 Reuters RAIL Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:05:00 +0200 477737 1518099660 1518098700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Richards Bay zone woos investors at Cape Town's Mining Indaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/richards-bay-zone-woos-investors-at-cape-towns-mining-indaba-2018-02-08 African News Agency MINING INDABA Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:03:00 +0200 477707 1518095496 1518094980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Thousands of train commuters still stranded in Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thousands-of-train-commuters-still-stranded-in-cape-town-2018-02-08 News24Wire RAIL Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:57:00 +0200 477603 1518073134 1518073020 99999999999 News24Wire 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 One killed, two injured in accident at Gautrain depot http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/one-killed-two-injured-in-accident-at-gautrain-depot-2018-02-07 Simone Liedtke RAIL Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:42:00 +0200 477532 1518000299 1518000120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PRASA board to receive summons from Parliament http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-board-to-receive-summons-from-parliament-2018-02-06 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:42:00 +0200 477451 1517928530 1517928120 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 TPT boosts PE port handling volumes, rail use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-boosts-pe-port-handling-volumes-rail-use-2018-02-06 Schalk Burger PORTS Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:19:00 +0200 477443 1517926932 1517926740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Plasser agrees to pay R8.4m penalty for collusion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plasser-agrees-to-pay-r84m-penalty-for-collusion-2018-02-06 Megan van Wyngaardt COMPETITION MATTERS Tue, 06 Feb 2018 14:52:00 +0200 477423 1517923462 1517921520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mbazima urges immediate dialogue on rail, port expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mbazima-urges-immediate-dialogue-on-rail-port-expansion-2018-02-05 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Mon, 05 Feb 2018 15:28:00 +0200 477294 1517838882 1517837280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705370_resized_normanmbazima102081022duane.jpg Anglo American South Africa deputy chairperson Norman Mbazima 511 287 Transnet signals it’s on track to free up coal export routes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-signals-its-on-track-to-free-up-coal-export-routes-2018-02-02 Kim Cloete COAL Fri, 02 Feb 2018 10:00:00 +0200 477116 1517561009 1517558400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 We are getting to a stage when we will be uninsurable – PRASA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/we-are-getting-to-a-stage-when-we-will-be-uninsurable-prasa-2018-02-02 African News Agency RAIL Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:34:00 +0200 477092 1517555511 1517553240 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Digitalisation major topic at railways expo and conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-major-topic-at-railways-expo-and-conference-2018-01-19 Jessica Oosthuizen Rail Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475723 1517295046 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701827_resized_africarailbusinessconferences0220181022.jpg GROWING NUMBERS Africa Rail organiser Terrapinn expects 7 000 attendees this year 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 Eskom sees opportunity for emerging coal miners to improve utility’s security of supply, logistics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-sees-opportunity-for-emerging-coal-miners-to-improve-utilitys-security-of-supply-logistics-2018-02-01 Mia Breytenbach ESKOM MANAGEMENT Thu, 01 Feb 2018 15:33:00 +0200 477030 1517560312 1517491980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Former Transport Minister details undue pressure from Tony Gupta for rail contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/former-transport-minister-details-undue-pressure-from-tony-gupta-for-rail-contract-2018-01-31 African News Agency RAIL Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:23:00 +0200 476869 1517402563 1517401380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Zambia's chamber of mines says rail transport law 'inappropriate and unworkable' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambias-chamber-of-mines-says-rail-transport-law-inappropriate-and-unworkable-2018-01-31 Reuters RAIL Wed, 31 Jan 2018 12:52:00 +0200 476865 1517400431 1517395920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Montana claims he fought off a bid to change the PRASA board http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/montana-claims-he-fought-off-a-bid-to-change-the-prasa-board-2018-01-31 African News Agency RAIL Wed, 31 Jan 2018 09:00:00 +0200 476812 1517383080 1517382000 99999999999 African News Agency 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 Zambia says miners must move 30% cargo by railway http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-says-miners-must-move-30-cargo-by-railway-2018-01-26 Reuters RAIL Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:44:00 +0200 476472 1516964031 1516963440 99999999999 Reuters 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 Three bust for cable theft along Cape Town rail line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-bust-for-cable-theft-along-cape-town-rail-line-2018-01-25 News24Wire RAIL Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:44:00 +0200 476265 1516863358 1516862640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 MPs threaten Transnet board, executives with jail for no show at Parliament http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-board-executives-expected-in-hot-seat-after-being-summonsed-by-parliament-2018-01-23 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 23 Jan 2018 12:47:00 +0200 475903 1516709864 1516704420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702231_resized_transnetelectriclocomotiveproductionkoedoespoort410220315duane.jpg 511 287 Infrastructure development a key driver of South African economy – Patel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-development-a-key-driver-of-south-african-economy-patel-2018-01-23 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 23 Jan 2018 12:41:00 +0200 476041 1516721119 1516704060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702659_resized_infrastructure1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Resumption of Cape Town Prasa service marred by train derailment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resumption-of-cape-town-prasa-service-marred-by-train-derailment-2018-01-18 African News Agency RAIL Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:01:00 +0200 475575 1516269761 1516269660 99999999999 African News Agency 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 Transnet digs heels in over revised wage offer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-digs-heels-in-over-revised-wage-offer-2018-01-15 Natasha Odendaal LABOUR Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:20:00 +0200 475257 1516026916 1516026000 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 Regulator clamps down on PRASA’s manual operations after crash http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regulator-clamps-down-on-prasas-manual-operations-after-crash-2018-01-10 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:28:00 +0200 474857 1515591488 1515590880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699923_resized_railtracks110220114duane.jpg 511 287 Gibela moves team to Dunnottar http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gibela-moves-team-to-dunnottar-2018-01-09 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Tue, 09 Jan 2018 14:56:00 +0200 474681 1515503295 1515502560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Two trains collide in Germiston, hundreds injured http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-trains-collide-in-germiston-scores-injured-2018-01-09 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 09 Jan 2018 10:42:00 +0200 474530 1515491724 1515487320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Fifteen still missing after Free State train crash http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fifteen-still-missing-after-free-state-train-crash-2018-01-08 African News Agency RAIL Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:41:00 +0200 474482 1515423510 1515422460 99999999999 African News 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