Engineering News | Rail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/rail Fri, 21 Jul 2017 02:00:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Three bidders shortlisted for 12 new Gautrain train sets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-2017-07-21 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458210 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 ‘Gigaba stifling good governance’ – Popo Molefe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gigaba-stifling-good-governance-popo-molefe-2017-07-18 African News Agency TRANSPORT Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:56:00 +0200 458877 1500380034 1500378960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664816_resized_transportationrailprasagreenviewstation1022duane.jpg 511 287 Competition Commission launches inquiry into public transport sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-launches-inquiry-into-public-transport-sector-2017-07-17 Anine Kilian PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:21:00 +0200 458786 1500299790 1500297660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Australian products showcased at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/australian-products-showcased-at-power-gen-distributech-africa-2017-07-14 Robyn Wilkinson Rail Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456831 1499756173 1499983200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660147_resized_hmafireyeinstalltion0620171022.jpg POWER PRODUCTS Fireye’s strong footprint in the African power generation sector will be further bolstered through its partnership with the HMA Group 511 287 Nigerian Society of Engineers on how private sector can be incentivised to build infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2017-07-14 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457532 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Passenger rail group in final stages of deploying digital comms system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ailway-communications-system-to-improve-passenger-transport-huawei-2017-07-14 Schalk Burger Railway communications Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457507 1500458175 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Coal export line shuts for planned maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coal-export-line-shuts-for-planned-maintenance-2017-07-12 Creamer Media Reporter RAILWAYS Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:52:00 +0200 458380 1499873647 1499867520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663580_resized_transnetfreightrailtfrrichardsbay1610221213duane.jpeg 511 287 Alstom completes first 20 trains for PRASA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alstom-completes-first-20-trains-for-prasa-2017-07-11 Creamer Media Reporter RAIL Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:47:00 +0200 458236 1499785262 1499784420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Transnet not selling its property portfolio – spokesperson http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-not-selling-its-property-portfolio-spokesperson-2017-07-11 Natasha Odendaal PROPERTY Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:30:00 +0200 458228 1500022574 1499783400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NPA eyeing prosecution over PRASA billions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/npa-eyeing-prosecution-over-prasa-billions-2017-07-10-1 News24Wire RAIL Mon, 10 Jul 2017 15:30:00 +0200 458086 1499694646 1499693400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New Gautrain rolling stock bidding process begins in August, says Vadi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-gautrain-rolling-stock-bidding-process-begins-in-august-says-vadi-2017-07-10 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 10 Jul 2017 12:43:00 +0200 458021 1499688079 1499683380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662857_resized_gautrainmidrandstation09102011110220611duane2.jpg 511 287 R16bn Swazilink rail project being prepared for release as a PPP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r16bn-swazilink-rail-project-being-prepared-for-release-as-a-ppp-2017-07-10 Terence Creamer RAILWAYS Mon, 10 Jul 2017 08:10:00 +0200 457939 1499667036 1499667000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662662_resized_siyabongagama210220717duane.jpg Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Musina intermodal terminal expected to improve cross-border trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/musina-intermodal-terminal-to-improve-cross-border-trade-2017-07-07 Schalk Burger LOGISTICS Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456812 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660124_resized_beitbridgexraycustomcargoscanner06171022duanedaws.jpg SARS XRAY SCANNER A customs cargo X-ray scanner scans a truck at the Beitbridge border post 511 287 SA antenna technology used on Swiss Alps tunnel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-antenna-technology-used-on-swiss-alps-tunnel-2017-07-07 Dylan Slater Wireless Technology Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456766 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Transnet launches probe into locomotive procurement corruption claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-launches-probe-into-locomotive-corruption-claims-2017-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter RAIL Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:44:00 +0200 457787 1499439137 1499348640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662359_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69795_2017-07-06_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp481008535Transnet launches probe into locomotive corruption claims Transnet launches probe into locomotive corruption claims Transnet suspends operations on Richards Bay coal line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-suspends-operations-on-richards-bay-coal-line-2017-07-06 Megan van Wyngaardt COAL Thu, 06 Jul 2017 12:48:00 +0200 457740 1499342457 1499338080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662146_resized_coalexportspholacoaltransnet07121022duane.jpg 511 287 Transnet bids to recapitalise Zimbabwe's State rail firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-bids-to-recapitalise-zimbabwes-state-rail-firm-2017-07-04 Reuters RAIL Tue, 04 Jul 2017 12:14:00 +0200 457459 1499164879 1499163240 1501797600 Reuters 0 0 Transnet insists bond appetite remains as it again lowers capex forecast http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-insists-bond-appetite-remains-as-it-again-lowers-capex-forecast-2017-07-03 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Mon, 03 Jul 2017 16:15:00 +0200 457353 1499347847 1499091300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661348_resized_garrypita110220717duane.jpg Transnet CFO Garry Pita 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69732_2017-07-03_transnetprobe-garrypita_-_hd_web.mp427060795Transnet CFO Garry Pita on continued appetite for the group's bonds. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Recorded: 3.7.2017 Transnet CFO Garry Pita on continued appetite for the group's bonds. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Recorded: 3.7.2017 Board 'vindicated' by PRASA court ruling – Popo Molefe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/board-vindicated-by-prasa-court-ruling-popo-molefe-2017-07-03 News24Wire RAIL Mon, 03 Jul 2017 14:51:00 +0200 457333 1499165459 1499086260 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661299_resized_prasaafro4001locomotives1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69734_prasa_press_statement_on_court_decision_against_swifambo_3_july_2017.pdf44390To download a copy of PRASA's press statement on the court decision, click here.http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69735_judgement_in_the_matter_between_prasa_and_swifambo_rail_agency_(pty)_ltd.pdf3074937To download a copy of the judgment in the matter between PRASA and Swifambo Rail Agency, click here. To download a copy of PRASA's press statement on the court decision, click here.To download a copy of the judgment in the matter between PRASA and Swifambo Rail Agency, click here. Transnet appoints Werksmans to probe locomotive corruption claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-appoints-werksmans-to-probe-locomotive-corruption-claims-2017-07-03 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Mon, 03 Jul 2017 14:40:00 +0200 457330 1499155420 1499085600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661296_resized_garrypitasiyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama in the foreground with CFO Garry Pita 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69731_2017-07-03_transnetprobe-siyabongagama_-_hd_web.mp427216532Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama outlines nature of board-led probe into locomotive corruption allegations. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Recorded: 3.7.2017 Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama outlines nature of board-led probe into locomotive corruption allegations. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Recorded: 3.7.2017 Musina Intermodal Terminal to improve cross-border trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/musina-intermodal-terminal-to-improve-cross-border-trade-2017-06-26 Schalk Burger LOGISTICS Mon, 26 Jun 2017 21:16:00 +0200 456630 1498554144 1498504560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659658_resized_robdavies4samanthaherbst1022june2017.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies is taken on a tour of the Beitbridge Border Post on Monday 511 287 Infrastructure development key to accelerating growth, Gama avers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrialisation-infrastructure-development-to-accelerate-economic-growth-gama-2017-06-23 Mia Breytenbach INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454783 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655176_resized_transnetceosiyabongagama0620171022.jpg SIYABONGA GAMA We need to make sure that Africa’s share of global trade continues to grow 511 287 Italian forged railway products group makes R200m SA investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2017-06-23 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455177 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Transnet denies claim that no CSR locomotives made in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-denies-claim-that-no-csr-locomotives-made-in-south-africa-2017-06-21 Terence Creamer RAIL ENGINEERING Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:15:00 +0200 456186 1498053250 1498050900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658431_resized_transnetelectriclocomotiveproductionkoedoespoort40315duane1022.jpg 511 287 Ansys outperforms in tough FY17 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ansys-outperforms-in-tough-fy17-2017-06-21 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:51:00 +0200 456178 1498050270 1498049460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 GE signs $575m agreement to supply locomotives to Egyptian National Railways http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ge-signs-575m-agreement-to-supply-locomotives-to-egyptian-national-railways-2017-06-19 Anine Kilian RAIL Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:13:00 +0200 455886 1497878620 1497877980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa should embrace private sector infrastructure investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-should-embrace-private-sector-infrastructure-investment-2017-06-19 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:10:00 +0200 455802 1497859929 1497859800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657479_resized_railtracks101141022duane.jpg 511 287 Africa’s rail development key to growth in intra-Africa trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-rail-development-key-to-growth-in-intra-africa-trade-2017-06-14 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:08:00 +0200 455502 1497446341 1497445680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Funding a thorny issue as GMA pushes for Gautrain expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/funding-a-thorny-issue-as-gma-pushes-for-gautrain-expansion-2017-06-14 Creamer Media Reporter RAIL Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:14:00 +0200 455444 1497450626 1497431640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656624_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69446_2017-06-14_secondtak__en_-_hd_web.mp445302909Funding a thorny issue as GMA pushes for Gautrain expansion Funding a thorny issue as GMA pushes for Gautrain expansion ‘Not one’ CSR locomotive made in South Africa, economic research group claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/not-one-csr-locomotive-made-in-south-africa-economic-research-group-claims-2017-06-14 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL POLICY Wed, 14 Jun 2017 08:50:00 +0200 455392 1497423276 1497423000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656477_resized_transnettfrcsrzelcclass20elocomotivepyramidsouthdepot410221113duane.jpeg 511 287 More Metrorail delays after delayed Cape Town trains torched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-commuters-go-on-rampage-at-ctown-station-following-major-delays-2017-06-13 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:55:00 +0200 455261 1497351369 1497351300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Transnet sets up special review committee as locomotive-contract heat is turned up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-sets-up-special-review-committee-as-locomotive-contract-heat-is-turned-up-2017-06-09 Terence Creamer RAILWAYS Fri, 09 Jun 2017 09:50:00 +0200 454952 1497020355 1496994600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655609_resized_transnettfrcsrzelcclass20elocomotivepyramidsouthdepot410221113duane.jpg 511 287 Maswanganyi confirms letter to PRASA board, won’t reveal its contents http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maswanganyi-confirms-letter-to-prasa-board-wont-reveal-its-contents-2017-06-06 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:33:00 +0200 454603 1496759622 1496755980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 TFR introduces new customer-centric apps http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfr-introduces-new-customer-centric-apps-2017-06-05 Megan van Wyngaardt RAIL Mon, 05 Jun 2017 16:49:00 +0200 454483 1496675877 1496674140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Industrialisation, infrastructure development to accelerate economic growth – Gama http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrialisation-infrastructure-development-to-accelerate-economic-growth-gama-2017-06-05 Mia Breytenbach INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 05 Jun 2017 16:30:00 +0200 454481 1496843773 1496673000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Italian group invests R200m in local railway wheel plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/italian-group-invests-r200m-in-local-railway-wheel-plant-2017-06-02 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 02 Jun 2017 15:02:00 +0200 454296 1496411322 1496408520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654036_resized_lucchiniwheelplant32017061721022duane.jpg 511 287 Metrorail working to fix Elandsfontein route after train crash http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-working-to-fix-elandsfontein-route-after-train-crash-2017-06-02 African News Agency RAIL Fri, 02 Jun 2017 08:38:00 +0200 454211 1496389548 1496385480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0