Engineering News | Roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/roads Sun, 23 Sep 2018 06:35:26 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 New road paves way into one of the biggest industrial estates in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-road-paves-way-into-one-of-the-biggest-industrial-estates-in-south-africa-2018-09-17 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:21:00 +0200 498963 1537266770 1537190460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754737_resized_sjarterialroad0920181022.jpg S&J industrial estate, in Germiston Gauteng 511 287 Sanral, Barloworld Equipment sign MoU to provide emerging contractors with access to equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-barloworld-equipment-sign-mou-to-provide-emerging-contractors-with-access-to-equipment-2018-09-05 Irma Venter ROADS Wed, 05 Sep 2018 12:39:00 +0200 497802 1536157041 1536143940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752120_resized_barloworldsanral0918irma1022.jpg 511 287 Spotlight on CTC and potential legal inconsistencies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/spotlight-on-ctc-and-potential-legal-inconsistencies-2018-08-31 Jessica Oosthuizen Roads Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496064 1537185970 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747975_resized_legalsystem08181022.jpg COMPLIANCY CHECK An aviation working group is evaluating whether South Africa implements and complies with the rights and remedies provided for in the Cape Town Convention 511 287 Mobility as a Service could be defining in the future of city transport – ITLS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobility-as-a-service-could-be-defining-in-the-future-of-city-transport-itls-2018-08-30 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:20:00 +0200 497329 1535640502 1535638800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gauteng launches online driving license pre-booking service http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-launches-online-driving-license-pre-booking-service-2018-08-30 African News Agency TRANSPORT Thu, 30 Aug 2018 14:34:00 +0200 497299 1535633758 1535632440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 The 5%, 50% and 360 km/h of Gauteng’s e-toll network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-5-50-and-360-kmh-of-gautengs-e-toll-network-2018-08-28 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Tue, 28 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0200 496890 1535376203 1535436000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749933_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads305121022duane.jpg 511 287 New bridge to improve access to Brackengate 2 logistics park http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-bridge-to-improve-access-to-brackengate-2-logistics-park-2018-08-24 Creamer Media Reporter INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 24 Aug 2018 15:54:00 +0200 496791 1535120539 1535118840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749698_resized_climorbridge1022.jpg 511 287 M2 Kaserne bridge to be closed for repairs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/m2-karsene-bridge-to-be-closed-over-august-25-weekend-2018-08-24 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Fri, 24 Aug 2018 12:15:00 +0200 496749 1535371080 1535105700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Western Cape govt says R650m roadworks delayed as main contractor in business rescue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-govt-says-r650m-roadworks-delayed-as-main-contractor-in-business-rescue-2018-08-24 African News Agency ROADS Fri, 24 Aug 2018 09:10:00 +0200 496704 1535094693 1535094600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Addressing historic debt could lead to higher e-toll compliance, says ETC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/addressing-historic-debt-could-lead-to-higher-e-toll-compliance-says-etc-2018-08-22 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Wed, 22 Aug 2018 15:38:00 +0200 496445 1534945241 1534945080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748880_resized_sanralgantries210220214duane.jpg 511 287 Fuel levy’s revenue-generating prowess to come under intense pressure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fast-forward-2018-08-17 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494994 1534235724 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746752_resized_fast.jpg 511 287 Western Cape transport department says begins R29m roadworks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-department-says-begins-r29m-roadworks-2018-08-10 African News Agency ROADS Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:19:00 +0200 495284 1533910415 1533885540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 JRA reopens expanded asphalt plant to better meet city’s infrastructure needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-reopens-expanded-asphalt-plant-to-better-meet-citys-infrastructure-needs-2018-08-08 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0200 495212 1533758749 1533736800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746078_resized_jraasphaltplant0818dylan1022.jpg 511 287 JDA starts demolition works for new interchange in Wynberg http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jda-starts-demolition-works-for-new-interchange-in-wynberg-2018-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Fri, 03 Aug 2018 10:36:00 +0200 494759 1533286032 1533285360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745108_resized_wcroadwaorksconstructionoftherealignmentofthefisherhavenintersectionandturninglanes1022.jpg 511 287 Rail infrastructure in state of neglect http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-infrastructure-in-state-of-neglect-2018-08-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Roads Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492913 1533019864 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740800_resized_ctlecommutertransportlocomotivesandengineeringnigelprasa2007141022duane.jpg BAD CONDITION Without direct investment in infrastructure, locomotives, rolling stock or skills, the future of the South African rail industry does not look positive 511 287 Road-rail vehicle innovator introduces RailBus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/road-rail-vehicle-innovator-introduces-railbus-2018-08-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Roads Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493167 1533551325 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741449_resized_railinfrastructurebloomberg08181022.jpg FACILITATING MOBILITY Thousands of rural dwellers are situated close to existing rail lines and the RailBus will allow for exploitation of underused rail routes 511 287 Gauteng to enforce regulations on tow-truck industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-to-enforce-regulations-on-tow-truck-industry-2018-08-02 African News Agency TRANSPORT Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:31:00 +0200 494664 1533213731 1533213060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 R7bn needed to complete Limpopo's unfinished roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r7bn-needed-to-complete-limpopos-unfinished-roads-2018-08-01 News24Wire ROADS Wed, 01 Aug 2018 14:27:00 +0200 494488 1533126524 1533126420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 No longer flavour of the month, SA rethinks its bus rapid transit systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-longer-flavour-of-the-month-sa-rethinks-its-bus-rapid-transit-systems-2018-07-27 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492827 1532422430 1532642400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742158_resized_stop.jpg 511 287 Rwanda signs $300m in loan deals with China, India http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-signs-300m-in-loan-deals-with-china-india-2018-07-24 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:59:00 +0200 493474 1532426060 1532422740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 City of Tshwane allocates more than R25m to fix sinkholes around the city http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-tshwane-allocates-more-than-r25m-to-fix-sinkholes-around-the-city-2018-07-23 African News Agency INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:51:00 +0200 493355 1532348043 1532343060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 In Senegal, China's President Xi pledges stronger Africa ties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/in-senegal-chinas-president-xi-pledges-stronger-africa-ties-2018-07-23 Reuters TRADE Mon, 23 Jul 2018 08:46:00 +0200 493287 1532336256 1532328360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transforming public transport hubs key to better city living, says US professor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transforming-public-transport-hubs-key-to-better-city-living-says-us-professor-2018-07-17 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:35:00 +0200 492801 1533019818 1531816500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740592_resized_gautrainintegratingwithothermodescopy1022.jpg 511 287 Inquiry into Grayston drive bridge collapse awaiting heads of arguments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inquiry-into-grayston-drive-bridge-collapse-awaiting-heads-of-arguments-2018-07-13 Creamer Media Reporter BRIDGE COLLAPSE Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:58:00 +0200 492619 1531487317 1531479480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bell Equipment, Sanral MoU gives small contractors access to earthmovers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-equipment-sanral-mou-gives-small-contractors-access-to-earthmovers-2018-07-13 Schalk Burger ROADS / EMPOWERMENT Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:27:00 +0200 492617 1531477040 1531474020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zambia says debt restructuring will not disrupt Chinese projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-says-debt-restructuring-will-not-disrupt-chinese-projects-2018-07-12 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Thu, 12 Jul 2018 08:55:00 +0200 492409 1531378623 1531378500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 N1 Plattekloof to Old Oak interchange upgrade 58% complete http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/n1-plattekloof-to-old-oak-interchange-upgrade-58-complete-2018-07-11 Schalk Burger ROADS Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:55:00 +0200 492388 1531318667 1531317300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739599_resized_phase2medianwideningandbarrier07181022.jpg N1 Phase 2 median widening 511 287 Gauteng Transport Authority set for rollout in Q1 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-transport-authority-set-for-rollout-in-q1-2019-2018-07-11 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:55:00 +0200 492373 1531319946 1531313700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739545_resized_jackvandermerwe10513duaneonline.jpeg GMA CEO Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Public not properly consulted on e-tolls, says toll collection firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-not-properly-consulted-on-e-tolls-says-toll-collection-firm-2018-07-10 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:52:00 +0200 492199 1531291228 1531212720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739247_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads305121022duane.jpg 511 287 You can’t have your cake and eat it, Sanral’s Macozoma warns govt, South Africans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/you-cant-have-your-cake-and-eat-it-sanrals-macozoma-warns-govt-south-africans-2018-07-09 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:18:00 +0200 492097 1531292455 1531131480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738955_resized_skhumbuzomacozoma110220117duane.jpg Sanral CEO Skhumbuzo Macozoma 511 287 Ethiopia needs $7.5bn to finish megaprojects – PM http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-needs-75bn-to-finish-megaprojects-pm-2018-07-06 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:41:00 +0200 492018 1530884802 1530884460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 JDA starts construction on Watt street interchange http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jda-starts-construction-on-watt-street-interchange-2018-07-05 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Thu, 05 Jul 2018 14:09:00 +0200 491830 1530793889 1530792540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sanral’s credit rating downgraded http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanrals-credit-rating-downgraded-2018-07-02 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Mon, 02 Jul 2018 16:37:00 +0200 491466 1530544211 1530542220 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Expo aims for 50% more visitors this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-and-logistics-expo-aims-to-double-its-visitors-this-year-2018-06-29 Halima Frost TruckX Conference & Expo Preview Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489340 1530001819 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732315_resized_truckxsasoloutdoor06181022.jpg BIGGER SPACE EQUALS BIGGER VISIBILITY The capacity for larger outdoor stands is seen in Sasol’s TruckX 2017 stand 511 287 R59m project completed on R44 route in Western Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r59m-project-completed-on-r44-route-in-western-cape-2018-06-27 African News Agency ROADS Wed, 27 Jun 2018 11:12:00 +0200 490977 1530091937 1530090720 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0