Engineering News | Roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/roads Sat, 23 Mar 2019 18:58:26 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Guinea risks 'conflict and confusion' with mining eviction policy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/guinea-risks-conflict-and-confusion-with-mining-eviction-policy-2019-03-22 Reuters MINING COMMUNITIES Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:44:00 +0200 514964 1553244410 1553244240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gauteng launches 2019 travel survey to assist with transport planning http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-launches-2019-travel-survey-to-assist-with-transport-planning-2019-03-20 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:38:00 +0200 514840 1553092831 1553089080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788488_resized_ismailvadi0319dylan1022.jpg Dr Ismail Vadi 511 287 R5.7bn transfer made to prevent Sanral default, Nzimande says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r57bn-transfer-made-to-prevent-sanral-default-nzimande-says-2019-03-11 Terence Creamer ROADS Mon, 11 Mar 2019 16:25:00 +0200 513935 1552314403 1552314300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786468_resized_sanralgantries110220214duane.jpg 511 287 South Africa lacks comprehensive road funding policy, fuel levy unsustainable – federation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-lacks-comprehensive-road-funding-policy-fuel-levy-unsustainable-federation-2019-02-27 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:52:00 +0200 512800 1551361086 1551271920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Multipronged approach needed for traffic congestion – City of Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multipronged-approach-needed-for-traffic-congestion-city-of-cape-town-2019-02-27 News24Wire ROADS Wed, 27 Feb 2019 09:09:00 +0200 512733 1551337184 1551251340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Nzimande outlines Sanral projects that will benefit from R3.5bn stimulus package http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-outlines-sanral-projects-that-will-benefit-from-r35bn-stimulus-package-2019-02-26 Nadine James ROADS Tue, 26 Feb 2019 16:32:00 +0200 512706 1551215366 1551191520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mtentu bridge will be built, assures Sanral’s Kannemeyer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtentu-bridge-will-be-built-assures-sanrals-kannemeyer-2019-02-25 Irma Venter ROADS Mon, 25 Feb 2019 15:50:00 +0200 512578 1551436881 1551102600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783481_resized_sanraln2bridgesmtentufinal1022.jpg The proposed Mtentu bridge 511 287 President Ramaphosa 'urgently' looking into e-tolls, says Makhura http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/president-ramaphosa-urgently-looking-into-e-tolls-says-makhura-2019-02-18 African News Agency Roads Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:47:00 +0200 511878 1550501121 1550486820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781909_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads405121022duane.jpg 511 287 M2 motorway to be closed until Oct to allow for bridge rehabilitation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/m2-motorway-to-be-closed-until-oct-to-allow-for-bridge-rehabilitation-2019-02-18 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 18 Feb 2019 10:16:00 +0200 511842 1550573195 1550477760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781997_resized_infrastructurem2selbybridgedamages2022019simoneliedtke1022.jpg Damages to the underside of the Selby section of the M2 bridge 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77451_m2_alternatives.pdf62406Click on the PDF document to view a list of alternative routes to use during the M2 rehabiliationhttp://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77464_full_closure_traffic_accommodation_report.pdf8510053Click on the PDF document to view the JRA's Traffic Accommodation Plan Click on the PDF document to view a list of alternative routes to use during the M2 rehabiliationClick on the PDF document to view the JRA's Traffic Accommodation Plan Transport projects in Africa provide fillip for infrastructure development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-projects-in-africa-provide-fillip-for-infrastructure-development-2019-02-15 Schalk Burger Infrastructure Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510632 1550219927 1550181600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779132_resized_deloitteafricainfrastructureandcapitalprojectsleadjplabuschagne2191022.jpg J-P LABUSCHAGNE The magnitude of African infrastructure development plans necessitates significant capital management skills 511 287 Concrete paver launched at Las Vegas Expo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concrete-paver-launched-at-las-vegas-expo-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Roads Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510247 1550220027 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778343_resized_wirtgen20paver02191022.jpg PAVING THE WAY The mobile paver has a 3D integrated control system for varying offset applications 511 287 The future of e-tolls is a political decision, says Sanral’s Kannemeyer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-future-of-e-tolls-is-a-political-decision-says-sanrals-kannemeyer-2019-02-14 Irma Venter ROADS Thu, 14 Feb 2019 13:07:00 +0200 511606 1550155605 1550142420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa a step closer to new driver's licence demerit system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-a-step-closer-to-new-drivers-licence-demerit-system-2019-02-13 News24Wire TRANSPORT Wed, 13 Feb 2019 15:51:00 +0200 511492 1550066654 1550065860 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 ASJV denies it terminated Mtentu project owing to alleged ‘financial inability’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/asjv-denies-it-terminated-mtentu-project-owing-to-alleged-financial-inability-2019-02-07 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION / ROADS Thu, 07 Feb 2019 16:53:00 +0200 510947 1549551417 1549551180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Aveng Strabag JV terminates Mtentu contract, citing protests; Sanral unconvinced http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/violent-protests-see-aveng-strabag-jv-terminate-mtentu-bridge-contract-2019-02-05 Irma Venter ROADS Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:37:00 +0200 510533 1551100633 1549348620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778909_resized_sanraln2bridgesmtentufinal1022.jpg An artist's impression of the proposed Mtentu bridge 511 287 Contract to expand William Nicol Drive cancelled – Vadi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/contract-to-expend-william-nicol-drive-cancelled-vadi-2019-02-04 African News Agency Roads Mon, 04 Feb 2019 10:29:00 +0200 510453 1549271705 1549268940 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778744_resized_drismailvadi21022.jpg Gauteng MEC for Roads & Transport Ismail Vadi 511 287 Aveng Strabag JV halts work at Mtentu bridge site, declares force majeure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aveng-strabag-jv-stays-away-from-mtentu-bridge-site-amid-concerns-about-violence-2019-01-29 Irma Venter ROADS Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:11:00 +0200 509880 1551100765 1548749460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777520_resized_sanraln2bridgesmtentufinal1022.jpg An artist's impression of the Mtentu bridge 511 287 DTPW provides update on Great Brak River roadworks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dtpw-provides-update-on-great-brak-river-roadworks-2019-01-23 Simone Liedtke ROADS Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:35:00 +0200 509439 1548403512 1548250500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776551_resized_roadswesterncapestopgoandclosures012019westerncapegovernmentgoogleimages1022.jpg A number of stop/go controls will be implemented along the R102, between Hartenbos and the Great Brak River, to manage the flow of traffic where necessary 511 287 Western Cape govt starts Holgaten trunk road improvement project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-govt-starts-holgaten-trunk-road-improvement-project-2019-01-22 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:55:00 +0200 509290 1548154605 1548154500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Roads Agency Limpopo accepts CEO's resignation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roads-agency-limpopo-accepts-ceos-resignation-2019-01-18 African News Agency ROADS Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:55:00 +0200 508979 1547808095 1547801700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 E-toll contract not renewed but extended – Electronic Toll Collection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-toll-contract-not-renewed-but-extended-electronic-toll-collection-2019-01-18-1 News24Wire ROADS Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:55:00 +0200 508940 1547795316 1547794500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Festive season road death toll increases to 1 612 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/festive-season-road-death-toll-increases-to-1-612-2019-01-16 News24Wire ROAD SAFETY Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:18:00 +0200 508754 1547644783 1547644680 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Uganda aims to pick bidder to build, operate highway by end-2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-aims-to-pick-bidder-to-build-operate-highway-by-end-2019-2019-01-09 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Wed, 09 Jan 2019 12:07:00 +0200 508081 1547028554 1547028420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sandton Central introduces sensory pedestrian crossing traffic signal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sandton-central-introduces-sensory-pedestrian-crossing-traffic-signal-2018-12-14 Tasneem Bulbulia ROADS Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 +0200 507386 1544686381 1544767200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772159_resized_katherineandrivoniaroadintersectioninsandtoncentral1220181022.jpg Audible lights will soon be installed at the corner of Katherine St and Rivonia Rd, Sandton Central 511 287 Cornubia bridge opened to traffic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cornubia-bridge-opened-to-traffic-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Roads Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506058 1544765488 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769264_resized_cornubiabridgeroyalhaskoningdhv1022.jpg ONE STRUCTURE The Cornubia bridge forms one structure, carrying six mixed-use traffic lanes as well as pedestrian sidewalks and two bus lanes 511 287 N12 bridges expected to open in February 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/n12-bridges-expected-to-open-in-february-2019-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Roads Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506065 1544765507 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769267_resized_n12bridgesanral1022.jpg BUILDING BRIDGES The original bridges were built in 1958 and 1985, spanning 31.2 m and 320 m respectively 511 287 E Cape project to be completed in July 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-cape-project-to-be-completed-in-july-2019-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Roads Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506268 1544765524 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sanral develops new app http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-develops-new-app-2018-11-26 Creamer Media Reporter ROADS Mon, 26 Nov 2018 15:54:00 +0200 505772 1543240693 1543240440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Toll firm sees resolution of e-toll impasse as critical to unlocking investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/user-pay-the-only-route-to-kick-off-next-phase-of-new-freeway-development-2018-11-16 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503711 1542091287 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Project to have major economic impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motherwell-project-to-have-major-economic-impact-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Roads Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503333 1542362577 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763518_resized_prasatrainenroutetowolmertona659912421022.jpg MOTHERWELL PASSENGER RAIL CORRIDOR The construction of the railway line and associated infrastructure is scheduled to start in 2022/23 511 287 JRA appoints Goodwill Mbatha MD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-appoints-goodwill-mbatha-md-2018-11-12 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:29:00 +0200 504467 1542026025 1542025740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA lags, but has much to gain from boosting energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/efficient-development-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger ENERGY EFFICIENCY Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503212 1541746583 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764568_resized_efficiency.jpg 511 287 Nzimande: We're not scrapping e-tolls, and they're not just a Gauteng issue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-were-not-scrapping-e-tolls-and-theyre-not-just-a-gauteng-issue-2018-11-08 News24Wire Roads Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:28:00 +0200 504122 1541658788 1541658480 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765046_resized_bladenzimande2051020181022.jpg Transport Minister Blade Nzimande 511 287 South African, French companies collaborate on sustainable cities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-french-companies-collaborate-on-sustainable-cities-2018-11-06 Tasneem Bulbulia SUSTAINABILITY Tue, 06 Nov 2018 16:44:00 +0200 503983 1541597117 1541515440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764748_resized_businessfrancestephanelenydylanslater1120181022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76664_2018-11-06_sustainable_city_conference.mp473958957Business France trade development adviser Stefane Leny outlines the pioneer French-South Africa Sustainable City conference, its contribution to the countries’ bilateral relations, and the upcoming Pollutec event. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Business France trade development adviser Stefane Leny outlines the pioneer French-South Africa Sustainable City conference, its contribution to the countries’ bilateral relations, and the upcoming Pollutec event. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Funding model not sustainable, warns Road Accident Fund as deficit soars to R206bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/funding-model-not-sustainable-warns-road-accident-fund-as-deficit-soars-to-r206bn-2018-11-06 Irma Venter ROADS Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:32:00 +0200 503956 1541512570 1541511120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764688_resized_traffic110220217duane.jpg 511 287 March against e-tolls to kick off in Pretoria http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/march-against-e-tolls-to-kick-off-in-pretoria-2018-11-02 News24Wire Roads Fri, 02 Nov 2018 08:28:00 +0200 503557 1541141866 1541140080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764028_resized_etollsstrikes201312031022reuters.jpg 511 287 Smart, self-managing lighting the future for municipalities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smart-self-managing-lighting-the-future-for-municipalities-2018-11-02 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501776 1540884145 1541109600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0