Engineering News | Roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/roads Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:20:37 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Mobility Vision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-transport-2017-03-24-1 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446332 1490001842 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Sanral freeway incident management project clinches intellegent transport award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2017-03-24 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446326 1489746578 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rehabilitation school proposed for road traffic offenders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rehabilitation-school-proposed-for-road-traffic-offenders-2017-03-23 News24Wire ROADS Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:31:00 +0200 447332 1490272400 1490272260 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 City of Cape Town to try flexi-time, work from home, to reduce gridlock http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-to-try-flexi-time-work-from-home-to-reduce-gridlock-2017-03-22 News24Wire ROADS Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:44:00 +0200 447181 1490186788 1490186640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 JRA to upgrade Roodepoort intersection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-to-upgrade-roodepoort-intersection-2017-03-20 Anine Kilian INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:59:00 +0200 446995 1490348787 1490003940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DBSA secures $100m AFD loan facility to support continental activity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dbsa-secures-100m-afd-loan-facility-to-support-continental-activity-2017-03-17 Natasha Odendaal INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:29:00 +0200 446884 1489762459 1489760940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 DBSA backs key highway project in Kenya http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-highway-2017-03-17 John Muchira ROADS – 2 Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445571 1489743713 1489701600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Export orders continue to flow for home-grown mobile load simulator http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/export-of-equipment-attests-to-exceptional-local-engineering-2017-03-10 Dylan Slater Testing Equipment Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444820 1490163959 1489701600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630209_resized_mlsloadingatdurbanharbourcopy1022.jpg EN ROUTE The MLS is driven under its own power onto a roll-on, roll-off ship before departing for China 511 287 Sanral initiates training scheme for small firms ahead of N2 Wild Coast construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roads-2017-03-17 Irma Venter ROADS – 1 Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445445 1489473861 1489701600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 R158m road construction project part of Gauteng development programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r158m-road-construction-project-part-of-gauteng-development-programme-2017-03-16 African News Agency ROADS Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:27:00 +0200 446745 1489743461 1489674420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Basil Read maintains steady turnover in FY16 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basil-read-maintains-steady-turnover-in-fy16-2017-03-10 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:32:00 +0200 446097 1489156514 1489138320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000633201_resized_nevillenicolau702101022duane.jpg Basil Read CEO Neville Nicolau 511 287 'We are being intimidated' – Uber driver http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metered-taxi-drivers-protest-against-uber-block-access-to-or-tambo-international-airport-2017-03-10 News24Wire TRANSPORT Fri, 10 Mar 2017 08:30:00 +0200 446039 1489142849 1489127400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Forging market for automotive application to be valued at $56-billion by 2022 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forging-market-for-automotive-application-to-be-valued-at-56-billion-by-2022-2017-03-10 Simone Liedtke Roads Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444095 1488878182 1489096800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628689_resized_steloycastingsfoundry31015duane1022.jpg INCREASED DRIVE Increasing cars sales are expected to drive the European automotive and automotive components market within the forecast period 511 287 Tracker sees big data investments adding fleet-management value http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/big-data-horizon-beckons-tracker-2017-03-10 Schalk Burger BIG DATA Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444687 1488868440 1489096800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Pursuit of better performance sees Gauteng split R44bn MTEF infrastructure spend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pursuit-of-better-performance-sees-gauteng-split-r44bn-mtef-infrastructure-spend-2017-03-07 Natasha Odendaal GAUTENG BUDGET Tue, 07 Mar 2017 11:49:00 +0200 445578 1488974576 1488880140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631815_resized_barbaracreecymecfinancedylanslater1022.jpg Gauteng Finance MEC Barbara Creecy 511 287 Sanral takes big step towards economic transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-takes-big-step-towards-economic-transformation-2017-03-06 News24Wire ROADS Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:56:00 +0200 445406 1488794315 1488794160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 KPMG at forefront of PRASA rail infrastructure upgrades http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kpmg-at-forefront-of-prasa-rail-infrastructure-upgrades-2017-03-03 Tasneem Bulbulia Roads Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443396 1488204607 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627040_resized_railinfrastructureprasa390714022017duane1022.jpg PRASA PROJECT The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa is replacing the entire metro rail fleet of South Africa through the provision of 3 600 new train car units 511 287 Gauteng MEC Vadi launches R87m road upgrade project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-mec-vadi-launches-r87m-road-upgrade-project-2017-03-02 African News Agency ROADS Thu, 02 Mar 2017 14:39:00 +0200 445049 1488462694 1488458340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Zimbabwe seeks $100m for emergency road repairs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-seeks-100m-for-emergency-road-repairs-2017-03-01 Reuters ROADS Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:51:00 +0200 444905 1488376359 1488376260 1490997600 Reuters 0 0 Cape Town mulls bicycle plant, giveaway project to learners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-mulls-bicycle-plant-giveaway-project-to-learners-2017-02-28 Irma Venter NONMOTORISED TRANSPORT Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:33:00 +0200 444646 1488274551 1488274380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629806_resized_bicyclepath1022.jpg 511 287 Toll freeways, build more Gautrain links and reinvent PRASA, says economist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toll-freeways-build-more-gautrain-links-and-reinvent-prasa-says-economist-2017-02-27 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:28:00 +0200 444394 1488177323 1488176880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629303_resized_andrewmarsay311121022duane.jpg Andrew Marsay 511 287 AMSA unveils interim steel rail hub http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-unveils-interim-steel-rail-hub-2017-02-24 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:57:00 +0200 444375 1487947661 1487944620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629255_resized_arcelormittalsadistributioncentreisando310220217duane1.jpg 511 287 Sanral CEO looks to regain South Africa’s trust despite ongoing e-toll tussle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rebuilding-bridges-2017-02-24 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442840 1487666644 1487887200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627764_resized_building.jpg 511 287 JRA tackles bridge rehabilitation after severe floods http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-tackles-bridge-rehabilitation-after-severe-floods-2017-02-23 Megan van Wyngaardt ROADS Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:14:00 +0200 444009 1487847822 1487834040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Treasury says investor confidence in Sanral improves http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-says-investor-confidence-in-sanral-improves-2017-02-22 Natasha Odendaal 2017 BUDGET Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:05:00 +0200 443914 1487832882 1487765100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628203_resized_nationalroad1022duane.jpg 511 287 Further disruptions to Johannesburg traffic as another M1 lane closes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/further-disruptions-to-johannesburg-traffic-as-another-m1-lane-closes-2017-02-14 Megan van Wyngaardt ROADS Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:44:00 +0200 442986 1487084596 1487079840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000625843_resized_truckandtrailerroadtrafficduane1022.jpg 511 287 Sanral, City of Cape Town to co-operate after tolls judgment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-city-of-cape-town-and-sanral-on-sunday-affirmed-their-willingness-to-work-together-after-the-roads-agency-lost-a-court-appeal-over-tolls-for-the-n1-and-n2-highways-the-city-is-willing-to-partner-with-sanral-and-provide-some-of-the-funding-for-the-nece News24Wire ROADS Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:42:00 +0200 442785 1486969855 1486968120 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New era for automotive industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-era-for-automotive-industry-2017-02-10 Robyn Wilkinson Roads Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441101 1486390191 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000621219_resized_driverlessvehicledeloitte012017jpg1022.jpeg TECHNOLOGY TAKE OVER Driverless vehicles will soon become a reality with extensive research and testing underway globally 511 287 Gauteng aims to introduce greener freight logistics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-aims-to-introduce-greener-freight-logistics-2017-02-09 Megan van Wyngaardt TRANSPORT Thu, 09 Feb 2017 15:19:00 +0200 442569 1486653097 1486646340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000624818_resized_n3tcn3tollconcessiontruckroadtraffictradetransporteconomic2510220815duane.jpg 511 287 Outa calls on Ministers to establish commission of inquiry into ‘excessive’ GFIP costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/outa-calls-on-ministers-to-establish-commission-of-inquiry-into-excessive-gfip-costs-2017-02-06 Megan van Wyngaardt ROADS Mon, 06 Feb 2017 15:19:00 +0200 442065 1486458706 1486387140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623735_resized_wayneduvenageouta02171022duane.jpg Outa chairperson Wayne Duvenage 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/66869_2017-02-06_outa_-_hd_web.mp425578108Outa chairperson Wayne Duvenage says the organisation still believes the first phase of the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project was overpriced. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Outa chairperson Wayne Duvenage says the organisation still believes the first phase of the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project was overpriced. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Johannesburg commuters in for more backlogs on M1 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/johannesburg-commuters-in-for-more-backlogs-on-m1-2017-01-30 Megan van Wyngaardt ROADS Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:12:00 +0200 441247 1486037615 1485778320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000621544_resized_esorfrankir21roadupgradeprojectgfip803101022duane.jpg 511 287 Awards boost drivercentric approach to managing truck drivers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/awards-boost-driver-centric-approach-to-managing-truck-drivers-2017-01-20 Schalk Burger Logistics Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 438397 1484635971 1484863200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000614231_resized_regenthighwayheroespauldangerfieldlawrencematavirewaynerautenbach12161022.jpeg PAUL DANGERFIELD, LAWRENCE MATAVIRE, WAYNE RAUTENBACH The campaign reminds us how important truck drivers are to the economy 511 287 Cost, rather than value, still driving SA’s transport investments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2017-01-13 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 438498 1484635971 1484863200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Sanral rehabilitation project derisks Uitenhage power failures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-rehabilitation-project-derisks-uitenhage-power-failures-2017-01-17 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:08:00 +0200 439771 1484665065 1484658480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618014_resized_sanraluitenhageindustrialzone.jpg 511 287 Transport Minister reports 5% increase in festive season road deaths http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-minister-reports-5-increase-in-festive-season-road-deaths-2017-01-10 African News Agency ROAD SAFETY Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:42:00 +0200 439129 1484045041 1484044920 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Sanral inclusive approach to ease roads tax burden – Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-inclusive-approach-to-ease-roads-tax-burden-outa-2016-12-21 Megan van Wyngaardt ROADS Wed, 21 Dec 2016 09:14:00 +0200 438832 1483951094 1482304440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000615363_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads405121022duane.jpg 511 287 RTMC supports initiatives to improve compliance in road users http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rtmc-supports-initiatives-to-improve-compliance-in-road-users-2016-12-20 Sane Dhlamini TRANSPORT Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:10:00 +0200 438799 1482242846 1482225000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000615281_resized_traffic208091022duane.jpg 511 287