Engineering News | Rail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/rail Mon, 21 May 2018 16:31:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 R3bn budgeted for Moloto road upgrade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r3bn-budgeted-for-moloto-road-upgrade-2018-05-18 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 18 May 2018 14:12:00 +0200 487078 1526646747 1526645520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727229_resized_bladenzimande510220115duane.jpg Dr Blade Nzimande 511 287 Mohammed Mahomedy appointed interim CFO at Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mohammed-mahomedy-appointed-interim-cfo-at-transnet-2018-05-16 Creamer Media Reporter STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Wed, 16 May 2018 12:48:00 +0200 486748 1526470783 1526467680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nigeria awards $7bn rail project to Chinese state rail firm – Xinhua http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-awards-7bn-rail-project-to-chinese-state-rail-firm-xinhua-2018-05-16 Reuters RAIL Wed, 16 May 2018 10:45:00 +0200 486718 1526460976 1526460300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Some inroads made after ten years of the Industrial Policy Action Plan - Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ten-years-of-the-industrial-policy-action-plan-makes-some-inroads-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Tue, 15 May 2018 08:28:00 +0200 486493 1526373031 1526365680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725887_resized_nissanrosslynmanufacturingplant2810091022duane.jpg 511 287 Transnet, Tshipi é Ntle sign long-term manganese contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-tshipi-ntle-sign-long-term-manganese-contract-2018-05-11 Simone Liedtke MANGANESE / RAIL Fri, 11 May 2018 15:44:00 +0200 486347 1526049020 1526046240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TFR shuts Natcor line for maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfr-shuts-natcor-line-for-maintenance-2018-05-07 Schalk Burger RAILWAY Mon, 07 May 2018 16:34:00 +0200 485817 1525703750 1525703640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Alstom wins GreenTec Award for hydrogen fuel cell powered train http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alstom-wins-greentec-award-for-hydrogen-fuel-cell-powered-train-2018-05-04 Marleny Arnoldi RAIL Fri, 04 May 2018 15:00:00 +0200 485678 1525439358 1525438800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723904_resized_alstomgreentecawardcoradiailint0520181022.jpg Alstom receives GreenTec Award for its Coradia iLint regional train 511 287 Transnet chair resigns on eve of meeting with government http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-chair-resigns-on-eve-of-meeting-with-government-2018-05-04 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Fri, 04 May 2018 09:07:00 +0200 485601 1525425197 1525417620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Gautrain rolling stock tender delayed ‘by complexities’, says Van der Merwe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/-gautrain-rolling-stock-tender-delayed-by-complexities-says-van-der-merwe-2018-05-03 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Thu, 03 May 2018 14:03:00 +0200 485510 1525349583 1525348980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723526_resized_gautrain1022.jpg 511 287 Alstom holds test run for Coradia Polyvalent train for Senegal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alstom-holds-test-run-for-coradia-polyvalent-train-for-senegal-2018-05-02 Simone Liedtke RAIL Wed, 02 May 2018 16:11:00 +0200 485392 1525270369 1525270260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Metrorail delays hit Cape Town commuters, as bus strike continues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-delays-hit-cape-town-commuters-as-bus-strike-continues-2018-04-20 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:30:00 +0200 484541 1524228443 1524209400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Railway industry to develop new roadmap towards Fourth Industrial Revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/railway-industry-to-develop-new-roadmap-towards-fourth-industrial-revolution-2018-04-18 Simone Liedtke RAIL Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:44:00 +0200 484296 1524048378 1524048240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Everything a priority at PRASA except safe rail transport – Nzimande http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/everything-a-priority-at-prasa-except-safe-rail-transport-nzimande-2018-04-17 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:54:00 +0200 484133 1523959766 1523958840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Nzimande appoints new PRASA board, acting CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-appoints-new-prasa-board-acting-ceo-2018-04-13 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:42:00 +0200 483888 1523627124 1523626920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719907_resized_khanyisilekweyamaangloamericanexecutivedirectorouthafricakhanyisilekweyama1022.jpg PRASA chairperson Khanyisile Kweyama 511 287 Kenyan fund targets $15m green bond for water projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyan-fund-targets-15m-green-bond-for-water-projects-2018-04-04 Reuters WATER Wed, 04 Apr 2018 14:37:00 +0200 482901 1522845718 1522845420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 TNPA to launch dredging school this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-to-launch-dredging-school-this-year-2018-03-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Rail Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480966 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713669_resized_harbourinfrastructuredredgingilembedredgertnpa0320181022.jpg ILEMBE DREDGER This trailing suction hopper dredger is the largest of its kind in Africa 511 287 Competition Commission approves Amsted’s acquisition of Scaw Cast Products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-approves-amsteds-acquisition-of-scaw-cast-products-2018-03-29 Marleny Arnoldi M&A Thu, 29 Mar 2018 14:14:00 +0200 482618 1522325748 1522325640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Grindrod targets June Nasdaq listing for shipping division http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindrod-targets-june-nasdaq-listing-for-shipping-division-2018-03-26 Irma Venter FREIGHT & SHIPPING Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:49:00 +0200 482178 1522073940 1522061340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716283_resized_grindrodmaputoportdredge2016maputo20aerial20view201481022.jpg 511 287 Saftu condemns CSR’s local content exemption request http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saftu-condemns-csrs-local-content-exemption-request-2018-03-26 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:34:00 +0200 482168 1522060572 1522060440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PRASA interim chair steps down http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-interim-chair-steps-down-2018-03-23 Anine Kilian RAIL Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:44:00 +0200 482071 1521809128 1521809040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gupta-linked Chinese firm wanted R5bn local content exemption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gupta-linked-chinese-firm-wanted-r5bn-local-content-exemption-2018-03-23-1 News24Wire POLITICS Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:21:00 +0200 482046 1521800575 1521800460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716005_resized_transnettfrcsrzelcclass20elocomotivepyramidsouthdepot111131022duane.jpg 511 287 Alstom pitching integrated tram system to SA municipalities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alstom-pitching-integrated-tram-system-to-sa-municipalities-2018-03-23 Anine Kilian RAIL INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:14:00 +0200 482045 1521801852 1521800040 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716011_resized_alstom.jpg 511 287 Transnet renews manganese contract with South32 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-renews-manganese-contract-with-south32-2018-03-22 Marleny Arnoldi MANGANESE Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:07:00 +0200 481949 1521730052 1521727620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715796_resized_south32manganesevplucasmsimangasouth32commercialvpkgabimasiatransnetnewbusinesschiefgertdebeer0320181022.jpg South32 South African manganese operations VP Lucas Msimanga, South32 commercial operations VP Kgabi Masia and Transnet new business chief officer Gert de Beer 511 287 Trams enjoy renewed interest in growing cities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trams-enjoy-renewed-interest-in-growing-cities-2018-03-16 Anine Kilian TRANSPORT Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:48:00 +0200 481457 1521212348 1521211680 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Transnet is trying to root out Gupta-related corruption – Gama http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-is-trying-to-root-out-gupta-related-corruption-gama-2018-03-14 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:39:00 +0200 481121 1521021354 1521020340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713992_resized_transnetfreightrail1410131022duane.jpg 511 287 High levels of crime may force PRASA to cancel services on certain routes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-levels-of-crime-may-force-prasa-to-cancel-services-on-certain-routes-2018-03-14 Irma Venter RAIL Wed, 14 Mar 2018 10:26:00 +0200 481097 1521016390 1521015960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713966_resized_metrorailp10605661022.jpg 511 287 Metrorail train hijackings a ticking time bomb, warns union http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-train-hijackings-a-ticking-time-bomb-warns-union-2018-03-13 Irma Venter RAIL Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:13:00 +0200 480983 1521015988 1520943180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713714_resized_metrorail1p10605661022.jpg 511 287 Clamping tool can mitigate rail cable theft http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clamping-tool-can-mitigate-rail-cable-theft-2018-03-09 Melissa Zisengwe Rail Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478934 1520318917 1520546400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709106_resized_clampingtoolrailinfrastructure020181022.jpg CLAMPING TOOL The UL4000-C is an anti-theft ans cable management device that assist rail operators to end cable theft 511 287 Shunting locomotive company introduces upgraded Unilok http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shunting-locomotive-company-introduces-the-new-upgraded-unilok-2018-03-09 Melissa Zisengwe Rail Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479061 1520318917 1520546400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709755_resized_africanrailwaysystemsrailinfra1022.jpg NEW MODEL Unilok locomotive in road mode 511 287 Standard rail network can foster intercountry trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/standard-rail-network-can-foster-inter-country-trade-2018-03-09 Melissa Zisengwe Rail Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479168 1520318917 1520546400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709740_resized_wsprailinfrastructure0220181022.jpg VISHAAL LUTCHMAN Africa needs to start leading and building itself 511 287 Kenya plans to electrify Mombasa–Nairobi rail link http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-rail-2018-03-09 John Muchira TRANSPORT Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479498 1520510808 1520546400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Eskom to conduct own investigation on SAP, Gupta contracts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germanys-sap-admits-misconduct-in-south-africa-gupta-deals-2018-03-08 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:53:00 +0200 480578 1520521117 1520506380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Columbus aims to export competitively, while growing local market consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/columbus-aims-to-export-competitively-while-growing-local-market-consumption-2018-03-06 Simone Liedtke STAINLESS STEEL Tue, 06 Mar 2018 16:36:00 +0200 480321 1520348559 1520346960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Undoing State capture in South Africa will face stiff resistance, sabotage – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-reform-state-firms-after-graft-scandals-gordhan-2018-03-06 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 06 Mar 2018 10:54:00 +0200 480238 1520345219 1520326440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711985_resized_pravingordhan1010220716duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 TFR’s CAB, Natcor units achieve new records http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfrs-cab-natcor-units-achieve-new-records-2018-02-27 Creamer Media Reporter RAIL Tue, 27 Feb 2018 12:48:00 +0200 479502 1519728859 1519728480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New Joburg–Musina passenger train service launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-joburgmusina-passenger-train-service-launched-2018-02-23 African News Agency RAIL Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:16:00 +0200 479283 1519392272 1519391760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 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