Engineering News | Roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/roads Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:38:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Greenbay makes R1.6bn offer for Group Five’s European assets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greenbay-makes-r16bn-offer-for-group-fives-european-assets-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:31:00 +0200 467845 1508147741 1508142660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685015_resized_road210220515duane.jpg 511 287 M1 final phase opening delayed by one week http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/m1-final-phase-opening-delayed-by-one-week-2017-10-13 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:54:00 +0200 467741 1507892420 1507892040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sanral overhauls procurement strategy in bid to facilitate transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roads-2017-10-13 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466646 1507616814 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Partnership creates complete truck stop service concept http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnership-creates-complete-truck-service-stop-concept-2017-10-13 Schalk Burger Freight Logistics Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466657 1507616815 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682237_resized_laserfasttrucktrailerwheelalignmentexxonmobilandmichelin60917duane1022.jpg TRUCK SERVICES The truck stop service station provides all major checks and services for heavy-duty vehicles during rest stops 511 287 Sanral kicks off series of transformation consultation workshops http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-kicks-of-series-of-transformation-workshops-2017-10-12 Schalk Burger ROADS Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:59:00 +0200 467618 1507842058 1507813140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 Strike looms at Road Accident Fund, Numsa granted certificate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strike-looms-at-road-accident-fund-numsa-granted-certificate-2017-10-10 African News Agency TRANSPORT Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:28:00 +0200 467169 1507617594 1507616880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Traffic volumes between Buccleuch and Allandale have nearly doubled since 2006 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toll-roads-2017-10-06 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465887 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 M1 to be opened in stages as rehabilitation is completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/m1-to-be-opened-in-stages-as-rehabilitation-is-completed-2017-10-03 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Tue, 03 Oct 2017 16:34:00 +0200 466623 1507042617 1507041240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Zambia awards Austrian firm Kapsch contract to improve road safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-awards-austrian-firm-kapsch-contract-to-improve-road-safety-2017-10-03 Reuters ROADS Tue, 03 Oct 2017 08:16:00 +0200 466528 1507011600 1507011360 1509660000 Reuters 0 0 Sanral releases draft empowerment policy it hopes will have snowball effect http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-releases-draft-empowerment-policy-it-hopes-will-have-snowball-effect-2017-09-29 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:02:00 +0200 466383 1506690472 1506690120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681625_resized_skhumbuzomacozoma1301171022duane.jpg Sanral CEO Skhumbuzo Macozoma 511 287 Dutch town piloting system to protect obsessive smartphone users http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pedestrian-safety-2017-09-29 Irma Venter PEDESTRIAN SAFETY Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465191 1506412362 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New technology improves quality of bitumen for local roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-improves-quality-of-bitumen-for-local-roads-2017-09-15 Dylan Slater Roads Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463762 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676108_resized_spraypavepic11022.jpg IMPROVING ROADS The new multistage bitumen converter enables SprayPave to enhance the penetration grades of bitumen required to produce asphalt 511 287 Legal framework offers model for enhancing transboundary infrastructure investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continent-wide-model-law-to-enhance-transboundary-infrastructure-investment-2017-09-22 Mia Breytenbach LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464473 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677517_resized_railinfrastructureprasagreenviewstationduane1022.jpg PAVING THE WAY The Model Law may aid in additional efficiency, transparency and accountability with regard to public and private sector engagement in transboundary infrastructure 511 287 Gauteng freeway toll network nearly at capacity, says Sanral http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-freeway-toll-network-nearly-at-capacity-says-sanral-2017-09-20 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:08:00 +0200 465345 1505909335 1505891280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679300_resized_sanralgautengfreewayimprovementprojectgfipgantriesr21n107101022duane.jpg 511 287 North West needs R17bn to upgrade road network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/north-west-needs-r17bn-to-upgrade-road-network-2017-09-19 African News Agency ROADS Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:22:00 +0200 465305 1505828400 1505827320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Equipment manufacturer inaugurates new facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-manufacturer-inaugurates-new-facility-2017-09-15 Mia Breytenbach CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463804 1505199167 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676183_resized_capitalequipmentcaterpillarfacility0920171022.jpg SHEER ADVANTAGE The 60 000 m2 facility allows for the ability to work more efficiently while increasing capacity to provide unmatched parts availability for customers across Africa 511 287 We won't scrap e-tolls - Sanral http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/we-wont-scrap-e-tolls---sanral-2017-09-14 News24Wire E-TOLLS Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:08:00 +0200 464762 1505391155 1505390880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678168_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads405121022duane.jpg 511 287 Contract awarded for Kenya’s first expressway http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-2017-09-01 John Muchira INFRASTRUCTURE – 1 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462189 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Public transport efficiency seen as key to scaling up user base http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-on-public-transport-networks-and-infrastructure-critical-to-enhanced-commuting-2017-09-08 Dylan Slater Infrastructure – 3 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463076 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mashaba launches R674m Sandton transport project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mashaba-launches-r674m-sandton-transport-project-2017-09-06 News24Wire TRANSPORT Wed, 06 Sep 2017 08:23:00 +0200 463829 1504867693 1504678980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 RAF appoints new CFO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/raf-appoints-new-cfo-2017-09-05 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:33:00 +0200 463798 1504619293 1504618380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676174_resized_rodneygounden1022.jpg RAF CFO Rodney Gounden 511 287 Transport Minister distances himself from e-tolls 'dismal failure' report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-minister-distances-himself-from-e-tolls-dismal-failure-report-2017-08-29-1 News24Wire ROADS Tue, 29 Aug 2017 10:09:00 +0200 463008 1503994270 1503994140 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Digitalisation must be embraced by trucking industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-must-be-embraced-by-trucking-industry-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Roads Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461030 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669830_resized_autonomousvehicleinuk2017bloomberg1022.jpg AUTONOMY Autonomous vehicle technology is being tested around the world, and will force the trucking industry to adapt to technological innovations 511 287 Johannesburg school invests in luxury liner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/johannesburg-school-invests-in-luxury-liner-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Roads Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461035 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669826_resized_spacioustravelivecobus1114duane1022.jpg SPACIOUS TRAVEL Kingsmead College recently invested in a large Iveco bus to better accommodate learners transported for sports and cultural events 511 287 Infrastructure key to unlocking trade and value chains across SADC region http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integration-impetus-2017-08-16 Anine Kilian INDUSTRIALISATION Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461772 1503394057 1503612000 99999999999 Terence Creamer 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672878_resized_integration.jpg 511 287 Sanral awards R1.63-billion Mtentu megabridge construction contract to Aveng Strabag JV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-awards-r163-billion-mtentu-megabridge-construction-contract-to-aveng-strabag-jv-2017-08-24 Creamer Media Reporter CONSTRUCTION Thu, 24 Aug 2017 15:52:00 +0200 462699 1503583842 1503582720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673690_resized_sanraln2bridgesmtentufinal1022.jpg 511 287 SADC in need of localised development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-is-critical-to-drive-sadc-region-industrialisation-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Roads Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460553 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668621_resized_nigelgwynneevanssadcindustrialisationweekinfrastructure20171022.jpg NIGEL GWYNNE-EVANS State-owned entities have a critical role to play in attractive private sector investment for infrastructure projects 511 287 Focus needed to maximise S Africa’s export potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focus-needed-to-maximise-south-africas-export-potential-2017-08-18 Robyn Wilkinson Roads Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460392 1502782664 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668160_resized_vishaallutchman1022.jpg VISHAAL LUTCHMAN Business and government must align and work together to realise South Africa’s export potential 511 287 Telematics fleet management solutions guarantee increased profitability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telematics-fleet-management-solutions-guarantee-increased-profitability-2017-08-18 Robyn Wilkinson Roads Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460386 1502782664 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668271_resized_mixtelematicsscreeninterface0820171022.jpg INFORMATION AT A GLANCE The MiX Journey Management tool presents all information relating to cargo’s journey in a clear and efficient manner to facilitate quicker decision-making 511 287 Project aids community development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-aids-community-development-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Roads Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460517 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668627_resized_royalhaskoningdhvcornubiainterchangeinfrastructure20171022.jpg PILING UP Royal HaskoningDHV construction project manager Drew Wilson says the biggest challenge has been piling and the foundation of the structure 511 287 RAL, Northam partner to upgrade road in Waterberg district http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ral-northam-partner-to-upgrade-road-in-waterberg-district-2017-08-17 Anine Kilian INFRASTRUCUTRE Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:53:00 +0200 462003 1503055128 1502981580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tshwane roads, railway lines blocked and cars pelted in taxi protest http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tshwane-roads-railway-lines-blocked-and-cars-pelted-in-taxi-protest-2017-08-16 News24Wire PROTEST Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:37:00 +0200 461720 1502869643 1502861820 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671424_resized_pretoria110221014duane.jpg 511 287 JRA seeks new MD as Phillips resigns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-seeks-new-md-as-phillips-resigns-2017-08-14 Creamer Media Reporter MANAGEMENT CHANGES Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:02:00 +0200 461402 1502695546 1502694120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eskom postpones planned R21 road closure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-postpones-planned-r21-road-closure-2017-08-11 Natasha Odendaal ELECTRICITY Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:28:00 +0200 461295 1502440292 1502440080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 City of Johannesburg embarks on manhole cover replacement project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-johannesburg-embarks-on-manhole-cover-replacement-project-2017-08-10 Creamer Media Reporter INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:30:00 +0200 461198 1502373069 1502371800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670196_resized_jramanholereplacementaug201711022.jpg 511 287 N3 reopened after bridge collapse, rubble cleared overnight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/n3-reopened-after-bridge-collapse-rubble-cleared-overnight-2017-08-10 African News Agency ROADS Thu, 10 Aug 2017 08:46:00 +0200 461082 1502357536 1502347560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0