Engineering News | Rail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/rail Thu, 23 Nov 2017 23:43:55 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AMSA welcomes designation of local steel for rail sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-welcomes-designation-of-local-steel-for-rail-sector-2017-11-23 Creamer Media Reporter LOCALISATION Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:11:00 +0200 472036 1511431050 1511428260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rail operational incidents reach 7yr low, but safety incidents increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-operational-incidents-reach-7yr-low-but-safety-incidents-increase-2017-11-20 Dylan Slater RAIL Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:05:00 +0200 471650 1511183515 1511183100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693361_resized_railtransnet01141022leandi.jpg The Railway Safety Regulator is committed to achieving its goal of “zero occurrences” 511 287 South African govt can’t keep track of multiple probes into State rail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-govt-cant-keep-track-of-multiple-probes-into-state-rail-2017-11-14 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:23:00 +0200 471051 1510671476 1510669380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Solidarity ranks SOEs, lambastes 'cadre merry-go-round' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-ranks-soes-lambastes-cadre-merry-go-round-2017-11-14 Anine Kilian STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:34:00 +0200 471043 1510731841 1510666440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692044_resized_saa1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Hydrogen could deliver one fifth of world carbon cuts by 2050 – industry group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydrogen-could-deliver-one-fifth-of-world-carbon-cuts-by-2050-industry-group-2017-11-14 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Tue, 14 Nov 2017 09:43:00 +0200 470962 1510653118 1510645380 1513202400 Reuters 0 0 South African rail operator rebrands, expands offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-rail-operator-rebrands-expands-rail-offerings-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach RAIL Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469519 1510037534 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688744_resized_railsheltamharithhomescreenrotating0720171022.jpg NEW FACE New initiatives for Sheltam Group include the rebranding to Traxtion 511 287 Exxaro, Transnet sign coal export transportation agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exxaro-transnet-sign-coal-export-transportation-agreement-2017-11-08 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:49:00 +0200 470331 1510211327 1510210140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690664_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71788_2017-11-10_rer464.mp497082003Exxaro, Transnet sign coal export transportation agreement Exxaro, Transnet sign coal export transportation agreement Transport unions submit joint wage demand to Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-unions-submit-joint-wage-demand-to-transnet-2017-11-07 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 07 Nov 2017 08:35:00 +0200 470115 1510037664 1510036500 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 DA to push for better Gautrain subsidy deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-to-push-for-better-gautrain-subsidy-deal-2017-11-06 African News Agency RAIL Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:58:00 +0200 469987 1509952736 1509951480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Mpho Makwana takes over as Gibela chairperson http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpho-makwana-takes-over-as-gibela-chairperson-2017-11-03 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:40:00 +0200 469946 1509713977 1509712800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689788_resized_mphomakwana1022.jpg Gibela chairperson Mpho Makwana 511 287 Vadi urges better cooperation between provincial govt, Gauteng metros http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vadi-urges-better-cooperation-between-provincial-govt-gauteng-metros-2017-11-02 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Thu, 02 Nov 2017 14:21:00 +0200 469808 1509626257 1509625260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689445_resized_drismailvadi21022.jpg Gauteng Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi 511 287 Heavy increase in irregular expenditure in South Africa, now pegged above R45bn, says AG http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-increase-in-irregular-expenditure-in-south-africa-now-pegged-above-r45bn-says-ag-2017-11-01 African News Agency GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE Wed, 01 Nov 2017 14:13:00 +0200 469677 1509623791 1509538380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689036_resized_kimimakwetuauditorgeneral2govtza1022.jpg Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu 511 287 PIC head says needs bigger role in governance of State firms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-head-says-needs-bigger-role-in-governance-of-state-firms-2017-10-31 Reuters INVESTMENT Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:00:00 +0200 469449 1509440633 1509440400 1511992800 Reuters 0 0 Transnet looking abroad for growth as it again pares back South Africa capex http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-looking-abroad-for-growth-as-it-again-pares-back-south-africa-capex-2017-10-30 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Mon, 30 Oct 2017 16:20:00 +0200 469377 1509626934 1509373200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688437_resized_siyabongagamagarrypita110221017duane.jpg Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama and CFO Garry Pita 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71660_2017-10-30_transnet1_-_hd_web.mp436274701Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama outlines how the utility is dealing with ongoing allegations of State Capture and corruption. Recorded: 30.10.2017. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama outlines how the utility is dealing with ongoing allegations of State Capture and corruption. Recorded: 30.10.2017. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd M&R sells Genrec to Southern Palace http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-sells-genrec-to-southern-palace-2017-10-30 Anine Kilian M&A Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:28:00 +0200 469327 1509369538 1509359280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local stainless steel industry remains optimistic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-stainless-steel-industry-remains-optimistic-2017-10-27 Robyn Wilkinson Rail Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467560 1508762236 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684237_resized_columbussteel1020171022.jpg CAUTIOUS OPTIMISM The global stainless steel market had a strong run early this year, on the back of substantial chromium and nickel price increases at the end of last year, which continued into 2017 511 287 Steel company raises the bar in Africa with new technologies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-company-raises-the-bar-in-africa-with-new-technologies-2017-10-27 Robyn Wilkinson Rail Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467693 1509097630 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688084_resized_assmstretcheredmaterial102017.jpg STRETCHING CAPABILITIES Branded Allied Steelrode Stretcher Material is produced at a purpose-built steel-stretching facility in Midvaal, Gauteng 511 340 Outa lays corruption charges against former PRASA board members over Swifambo contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/outa-lays-corruption-charges-against-former-prasa-board-members-over-swifambo-contract-2017-10-26 Anine Kilian RAIL Thu, 26 Oct 2017 12:43:00 +0200 469082 1509015736 1509014580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gautrain expansion required before Gauteng population grows exponentially http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-expansion-required-before-gauteng-population-grows-exponentially-2017-10-26 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Thu, 26 Oct 2017 12:43:00 +0200 469081 1509091451 1509014580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687693_resized_gautrainhatfieldstation208111022duane.jpg 511 287 Government moves to reprioritise NDP-aligned initiatives, infrastructure spend estimate at R948m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-moves-to-reprioritise-ndp-aligned-initiatives-infrastructure-spend-estimate-at-r948m-2017-10-25 Natasha Odendaal MTBPS 2017 Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:12:00 +0200 468884 1508933616 1508933520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687314_resized_educationtextbooksschoolkatlegoseshokasection271022.jpg 511 287 Africa in focus as Transnet sets R100bn revenue target for 2020 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-in-focus-as-transnet-sets-r100bn-revenue-target-for-2020-2017-10-23 Terence Creamer STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Mon, 23 Oct 2017 16:50:00 +0200 468585 1508772624 1508770200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686763_resized_transnetfreightrailsishensaldanharailwayline4110221013duane.jpg 511 287 Transnet asking suppliers to provide details of any third-party ‘commissions’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-asking-suppliers-to-provide-details-of-any-third-party-commissions-2017-10-23 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Mon, 23 Oct 2017 16:30:00 +0200 468582 1508769614 1508769000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686760_resized_siyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Key witnesses in State capture inquiry will need to face the music, warns parliamentary ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/key-witnesses-in-state-capture-inquiry-will-need-to-face-the-music-warns-parliamentary-committee-chair-2017-10-17 Kim Cloete STATE CAPTURE Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:27:00 +0200 468092 1508253172 1508250420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685561_resized_coaltruck1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 PRASA says it’s on top of security problems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-says-its-on-top-of-security-problems-2017-10-17 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:32:00 +0200 467994 1508239277 1508225520 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 R20bn Swazi Rail Link being prepared for presentation to investors before year-end http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r20bn-swazi-rail-link-being-prepared-for-presentation-to-investors-before-year-end-2017-10-12 Terence Creamer RAIL INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:45:00 +0200 467633 1508489223 1507815900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684474_resized_stephensonngubaneravinair110221017duane.jpg Swaziland Rail CEO Stephenson Ngubane and TFR CEO Ravi Nair 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71451_2017-10-12_transnet_-_hd_web.mp445839038R20bn Swazi Rail Link being prepared for presentation to investors before year-end. Video and video editing: Darlene Creamer 12.10.2017 R20bn Swazi Rail Link being prepared for presentation to investors before year-end. Video and video editing: Darlene Creamer 12.10.2017 City of Cape Town wants to get Metrorail back on track http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-wants-to-get-metrorail-back-on-track-2017-10-10 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:43:00 +0200 467260 1507640027 1507639380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Transport megaprojects stand on four legs – Gautrain CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-megaprojects-stand-on-four-legs-gautrain-ceo-2017-10-10 Keith Campbell INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:22:00 +0200 467256 1507648922 1507638120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683723_resized_jackvandermerweduane.jpg Gautrain CEO Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Transnet locomotive corruption probe extended as Parliament gears up for inquiry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-locomotive-corruption-probe-extended-as-parliament-gears-up-for-inquiry-2017-10-09 Terence Creamer GOVERNANCE Mon, 09 Oct 2017 16:10:00 +0200 467145 1507558959 1507558200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683450_resized_transnettfrcsrzelcclass20elocomotivepyramidsouthdepot410221113duane.jpeg 511 287 MoU seeks to improve recognition of rail inspectors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mou-seeks-to-improve-recognition-of-rail-inspectors-2017-10-06 Dylan Slater Rail Safety Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465943 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Closed steel mill discovering new life as an industrial park http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-business-strategy-creates-sustainability-for-steel-and-vanadium-industrial-park-2017-10-06 Mia Breytenbach INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464935 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678641_resized_highveldhiveldadminbuildingandsteelworks1022.jpg CAPITAL LOCATION in less than a year of being operational, Highveld Industrial Park has set up a sustainable business 511 287 Portfolio committee accepts terms for inquiry into Transnet’s R50bn locomotive deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/portfolio-committee-accepts-terms-for-inquiry-into-transnets-r50bn-locomotive-deal-2017-10-04 Sashnee Moodley STATE COMPANY Wed, 04 Oct 2017 15:03:00 +0200 466736 1507125761 1507122180 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682402_resized_deanmacpherson05161022duane.jpg DA shadow Trade & Industry Minister Dean Macpherson 511 287 Exxaro, Transnet ink ten-year coal transportation agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exxaro-transnet-ink-ten-year-coal-transportation-agreement-2017-10-03 Anine Kilian COAL Tue, 03 Oct 2017 14:42:00 +0200 466597 1509693568 1507034520 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682093_resized_mxolisimgojoandsiyabongagama10171022duane.jpg Exxaro CEO Mxolisi Mgojo and Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 BLSA statement misleading, says Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blsa-statement-misleading-says-transnet-2017-09-28 Anine Kilian RAIL Thu, 28 Sep 2017 16:11:00 +0200 466248 1506609830 1506607860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BLSA suspends 'corrupt' Eskom and Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blsa-ceo-calls-zuma-a-thief-says-two-more-companies-to-be-suspended-2017-09-28-1 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Thu, 28 Sep 2017 11:23:00 +0200 466158 1506689014 1506590580 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681108_resized_bonangmohale10513duaneonlinenew.jpeg BLSA CEO Bonang Mohale 511 287 TFR’s Natcor, coal lines achieve records in September http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfrs-natcor-coal-lines-achieve-records-in-september-2017-09-27 Anine Kilian RAIL Wed, 27 Sep 2017 14:41:00 +0200 466016 1506689057 1506516060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fedusa calls for return of railway police http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fedusa-calls-for-return-of-railway-police-2017-09-25 African News Agency RAILWAY POLICE Mon, 25 Sep 2017 18:46:00 +0200 465754 1506358270 1506357960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680269_resized_metrorail210221014duane.jpg 511 287 Cosatu lays charges against Metrorail with Cape Town police http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cosatu-lays-charges-against-metrorail-with-cape-town-police-2017-09-22 News24Wire RAIL Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:10:00 +0200 465644 1506062741 1506060600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0