Engineering News | Roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/roads Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:23:10 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Road sweeper showcased at Wastecon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/road-sweeper-showcased-at-wastecon-2018-11-02 Halima Frost Roads Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502072 1540884147 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761306_resized_indcleaningsumani1118.jpg CLEAN SWEEP The MACRO M60 road sweeper took center stage at the Shumani stand 511 383 Sanral 2017/18 project roll-out stalled owing to Treasury regulations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-201718-project-roll-out-stalled-due-to-treasury-regulations-2018-11-02 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501780 1541067113 1541109600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Bitumen supplier concerned about slowdown in road construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bitumen-supplier-concerned-about-slowdown-in-road-construction-2018-11-02 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501778 1541067133 1541109600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Repairs on R510 completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repairs-on-r510-completed-2018-11-02 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501779 1541067186 1541109600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sanral halts Mtentu megabridge construction owing to violent protest http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-halts-mtentu-megabridge-construction-owing-to-violent-protest-2018-11-01 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:44:00 +0200 503534 1541160606 1541079840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763968_resized_sanraln2bridgesmtentufinal1022.jpg Mtentu bridge concept 511 287 E-toll management company works to make Gauteng freeway project sustainable as it seeks to ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/etc-works-to-make-the-freeway-project-sustainable-as-it-seeks-to-re-win-tender-2018-10-31 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Wed, 31 Oct 2018 16:41:00 +0200 503395 1541062684 1540996860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ekurhuleni BRT system extended to OR Tambo International http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ekurhuleni-brt-system-extended-to-or-tambo-international-2018-10-31 Schalk Burger PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 31 Oct 2018 15:06:00 +0200 503379 1540994213 1540991160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nzimande inaugurates R1.1bn Mt Edgecombe interchange http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-inaugurates-r11bn-mt-edgecombe-interchange-2018-10-30 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Tue, 30 Oct 2018 14:53:00 +0200 503249 1540908594 1540903980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763354_resized_mtedgecombeinterchangenightroads1020181022.jpg Mt Edgecombe Interchange, in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 Raubex rightsizes road rehab division as lower Sanral work volumes bite http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/raubex-rightsizes-road-rehab-division-as-lower-sanral-work-volumes-bite-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Mon, 29 Oct 2018 12:00:00 +0200 503082 1540896417 1540807200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cosatu plans march to Union Buildings to protest against e-tolls http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cosatu-plans-march-to-union-buildings-to-protest-against-e-tolls-2018-10-29 News24Wire ROADS Mon, 29 Oct 2018 11:31:00 +0200 503071 1540805641 1540805460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762941_resized_gantry110220713duane.jpg 511 287 Electric cargo bike pilot study to kick off in Sharpeville in November http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-cargo-bike-pilot-study-to-kick-off-in-sharpeville-in-november-2018-10-26 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 26 Oct 2018 14:17:00 +0200 502990 1540563906 1540556220 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http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760760_resized_srsaladysmithfactory11022.jpg SUMITOMO LADYSMITH The factory will eventually manufacture enough tyres to meet demand for Dunlop- and Sumitomo-branded tyres across the whole of Africa 511 287 Mixed picture emerges of state of SA’s road bridges following deadly Genoa collapse http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mixed-picture-emerges-as-to-state-of-sas-road-bridges-following-deadly-genoa-collapse-2018-10-26 Nadine James TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502014 1540532312 1540504800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761764_resized_cause.jpg 511 287 Intermodal transport systems vital for growth in South Africa, SADC region http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intermodal-transport-systems-vital-for-growth-in-south-africa-sadc-region-2018-10-23 Tasneem Bulbulia TRANSPORT Tue, 23 Oct 2018 16:00:00 +0200 502590 1540384079 1540303200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761966_resized_drismailvadi21022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76474_2018-10-23_saitaly_vadi_hdweb.mp451199237Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi outlines the need for intermodal transport systems in South Africa and the rest of the Southern African Development Community region. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76476_2018-10-23_saitaly_minister.mp436650706Transport Minister Blade Nzimande talks about the opportunities for investing in South Africa's transport infrastructure. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi outlines the need for intermodal transport systems in South Africa and the rest of the Southern African Development Community region. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Transport Minister Blade Nzimande talks about the opportunities for investing in South Africa's transport infrastructure. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Sanral’s strategy, transformation policy ready for Cabinet approval http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanrals-strategy-transformation-policy-ready-for-cabinet-approval-2018-11-22 Irma Venter ROADS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:14:00 +0200 502369 1540218344 1540199640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761487_resized_r510upgradesanral1022.jpg RULES OF THE RING Heavyweight contractors are not to box in the lightweight category, warns Sanral 511 287 Sanral, Wirtgen SA sign MoU to collaborate on construction development goals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-wirtgen-sa-sign-mou-to-collaborate-on-construction-development-goals-2018-10-19 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:22:00 +0200 502327 1539959307 1539958920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761421_resized_wirtgenroadandmineraltechnologieskaltfraese0220181022.jpg 511 287 Dutch solar road proves successful, moves on to heavy traffic road trial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dutch-solar-road-proves-successful-moves-on-to-heavy-traffic-road-trial-2018-10-19 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:42:00 +0200 502273 1539936222 1539934920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761315_resized_solarbikewaynetherlands201811022.jpg 511 287 SA-linked startup wins UK competition to build hyperloop-type solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-revolution-2018-10-19 Irma Venter TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501333 1539678398 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760514_resized_game.jpg 511 287 Sanral e-toll proposals are desperate threats – Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-e-toll-proposals-are-desperate-threats-outa-2018-10-17 Sashnee Moodley Roads Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:17:00 +0200 502068 1539782319 1539782220 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760881_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads305121022duane.jpg 511 287 New bitumen binding application introduced http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-new-bitumen-binding-application-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Roads Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499823 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756576_resized_constructioncolasmogale1018102323.jpg PAVING THE WAY The single truck needed to apply the Colbifibre 511 287 Opportunities abound for Italian entrepreneurs expanding into Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-abound-for-italian-entrepreneurs-wanting-to-expand-into-africa-2018-10-12 Shannon de Ryhove Roads Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499762 1539006441 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Funding to sustain road network insufficient – Sanral http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/funding-to-sustain-road-network-insufficient-sanral-2018-10-11 African News Agency Roads Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:59:00 +0200 501551 1539329824 1539259140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759818_resized_skhumbuzomacozoma210220117duane.jpg Sanral CEO Skhumbuzo Macozoma 511 287 Vinci lays first kilometre of fully-recycled motorway http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vinci-lays-first-kilometre-of-fully-recycled-motorway-2018-10-10 Reuters ROADS Wed, 10 Oct 2018 12:13:00 +0200 501388 1539166509 1539166380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 N1 upgrades in Western Cape now 60% complete, completion targeted for May 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/n1-upgrades-in-western-cape-now-60-complete-completion-targeted-by-may-2019-2018-09-28 Marleny Arnoldi CIVIL WORKS Fri, 28 Sep 2018 11:31:00 +0200 500025 1538128306 1538127060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 E-toll summonses up nearly 20-fold in 3 years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-toll-summonses-up-nearly-20-fold-in-3-years-2018-09-26 News24Wire Roads Wed, 26 Sep 2018 16:16:00 +0200 499795 1537971517 1537971360 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756515_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads405121022duane.jpg 511 287 Sanral awards R1.65bn Msikaba megabridge contract to Concor Mota-Engil JV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-awards-r165bn-msikaba-megabridge-contract-to-concor-mota-engil-jv-2018-09-20 Marleny Arnoldi INFRASTRUCTURE/ROADS Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:02:00 +0200 499350 1537452673 1537452120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755636_resized_artistimpressionofmsikababridge0920181022.jpg Artist impression of Msikaba bridge 511 287 Sanral completes road improvements on R510 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-completes-road-improvements-on-r510-2018-09-19 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:21:00 +0200 499155 1537353151 1537352460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0