Engineering News | Roads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/roads Wed, 23 Aug 2017 02:33:49 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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 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 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 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 Eskom to temporarily close section of R21 on Sunday to replace transmission line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-temporarily-close-section-of-r21-on-sunday-to-replace-transmission-line-2017-08-08 Natasha Odendaal ELECTRICITY Tue, 08 Aug 2017 12:14:00 +0200 460973 1502187363 1502187240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lithium processors prepare to meet demand in era of electric car http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lithium-processors-prepare-to-meet-demand-in-era-of-electric-car-2017-08-07 Reuters LITHIUM Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:28:00 +0200 460846 1502115474 1502112480 1504735200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669384_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 e-toll test case expected to be in court early next year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2017-08-04 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459200 1501573100 1501797600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Trusted-trader accreditation project aims to streamline SADC customs processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trusted-trader-project-aims-to-lower-regional-trade-costs-to-boost-value-chains-c-brta-2017-08-04 Schalk Burger Regional Integration Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459496 1501571326 1501797600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666261_resized_cbrtaceosiphokhumalo07171022.jpg SIPHO KHUMALO Lower-cost cross-border logistics and improved trade flow will benefit industrial and agricultural value chains 511 287 Localisation in infrastructure development in SADC critical for industrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-in-infrastructure-development-in-sadc-critical-for-industrialisation-2017-08-01 Anine Kilian INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 01 Aug 2017 17:08:00 +0200 460301 1501677104 1501600080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 DBSA committed to funding infrastructure projects throughout SADC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dbsa-committed-to-funding-infrastructure-projects-throughout-sadc-2017-08-01 Anine Kilian INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 01 Aug 2017 16:44:00 +0200 460299 1501836650 1501598640 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 CoJ incentivises new building developments through special rebates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coj-incentivises-new-building-developments-through-special-rebates-2017-07-26 Mia Breytenbach PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:38:00 +0200 459711 1501080135 1501079880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nakambala sugar mill expansion project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nakambala-sugar-mill-expansion-project-completed-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Roads Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457666 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661971_resized_bosch1022.jpeg NAKAMBALA SUGAR MILL Illovo Sugar appointed Bosch Projects as engineering, procurement and construction management consultants for the mill’s expansion 511 287 Australian products showcased at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/australian-products-showcased-at-power-gen-distributech-africa-2017-07-14 Robyn Wilkinson Roads Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456831 1499756173 1499983200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660147_resized_hmafireyeinstalltion0620171022.jpg POWER PRODUCTS Fireye’s strong footprint in the African power generation sector will be further bolstered through its partnership with the HMA Group 511 287 Next year should see the end of e-tolling, believes Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/next-year-should-see-the-end-of-e-tolling-believes-outa-2017-07-13 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:25:00 +0200 458481 1499942559 1499941500 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663822_resized_sanraletollgantriesn1nmidrand0512duanenew.jpeg 511 287 Musina intermodal terminal expected to improve cross-border trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/musina-intermodal-terminal-to-improve-cross-border-trade-2017-07-07 Schalk Burger LOGISTICS Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456812 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660124_resized_beitbridgexraycustomcargoscanner06171022duanedaws.jpg SARS XRAY SCANNER A customs cargo X-ray scanner scans a truck at the Beitbridge border post 511 287 City of Joburg announces R42m road upgrade in Midrand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-joburg-announces-r42m-road-upgrade-in-midrand-2017-06-29 African News Agency ROADS Thu, 29 Jun 2017 14:40:00 +0200 457069 1498742190 1498740000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 National taxi strike looming, warns Santaco KZN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-taxi-strike-looming-warns-santaco-kzn-2017-06-28 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:13:00 +0200 456808 1498633789 1498630380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Infrastructure development key to accelerating growth, Gama avers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrialisation-infrastructure-development-to-accelerate-economic-growth-gama-2017-06-23 Mia Breytenbach INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454783 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655176_resized_transnetceosiyabongagama0620171022.jpg SIYABONGA GAMA We need to make sure that Africa’s share of global trade continues to grow 511 287 Chapman’s Peak drive closed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chapmans-peak-drive-closed-2017-06-19 Anine Kilian ROADS Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:07:00 +0200 455908 1497882611 1497881220 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Minister of transport slams taxi protest http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minister-of-transport-slams-taxi-protest-2017-06-15 African News Agency PUBLIC TRANSPORT Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:24:00 +0200 455610 1497518757 1497518640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Africa’s rail development key to growth in intra-Africa trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-rail-development-key-to-growth-in-intra-africa-trade-2017-06-14 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:08:00 +0200 455502 1497446341 1497445680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sanral sets Outa straight on toll collection claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-sets-outa-straight-on-toll-collection-claims-2017-06-12 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:49:00 +0200 455210 1497276140 1497275340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sanral receives fraction of Gauteng tolls income – Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-receives-fraction-of-gauteng-tolls-income-outa-2017-06-12 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Mon, 12 Jun 2017 11:05:00 +0200 455127 1497261092 1497258300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655958_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads305121022duane.jpg 511 287 AARTO staff embark on strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aarto-staff-embark-on-strike-2017-06-12 African News Agency ROADS Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:39:00 +0200 455100 1497263377 1497256740 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Wild Coast highway megabridge projects expected to start this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roads-2017-06-09 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453734 1496672631 1496959200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Heavy-haul industry urged to embrace supply-chain approach http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-haul-industry-should-encompass-entire-supply-chain-executive-2017-06-02 Mia Breytenbach RAIL Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453110 1496127790 1496354400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651049_resized_transnetfreightrail121013duane21022.jpg INDUSTRY OVERHAUL Tansformation of the heavy haul industry is key in countries, such as South Africa, where a minority of the country’s rail-friendly freight is transported by rail 511 287 Sandton Central works to reduce traffic jams http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sandton-central-works-to-reduce-traffic-jams-2017-05-30 African News Agency ROADS Tue, 30 May 2017 14:28:00 +0200 453867 1496148444 1496147280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Long-serving Sanral engineering exec looks back as he prepares to step down http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roads-2017-05-16 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452467 1495523579 1495749600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 N4 leg of toll plaza upgrade under way http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/n4-leg-of-toll-plaza-upgrade-under-way-2017-05-10 Nadine James Roads Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451935 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000647962_resized_bakwenaplatinumcorridorconcessionairepumulaniplaza21016duane1022.jpg PUMULANI PLAZA The project also comprised of improvements at the Zambesi, Pumulani, Stormvoël and Doornpoort plazas, which were completed on schedule in December 511 287 Planned infrastructure development presents milling opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/planned-infrastructure-development-presents-milling-opportunities-2017-05-26 Nadine James Roads Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451930 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000647974_resized_wirtgenmillingequipment0317victormoolman1022.jpg DRIVING PROFIT The core niche business of renting out milling machines will remain profitable for at least another decade 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68925_2017-03-16_roadmilling_-_lio-hd_web.mp427603508Road Milling and Sweeping GM Lesley Kafka discusses the company’s business objectives and relationship with equipment supplier Wirtgen. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Road Milling and Sweeping GM Lesley Kafka discusses the company’s business objectives and relationship with equipment supplier Wirtgen. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. JRA spends R14.4m on bridge joints http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-spends-r144m-on-bridge-joints-2017-05-25 Megan van Wyngaardt INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 25 May 2017 15:24:00 +0200 453485 1495720276 1495718640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651901_resized_m1construction04171022cm.jpg 511 287