Engineering News | State Companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/state-companies Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:43:57 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Balancing rules, safety and certification will be key to drone industry success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/although-sa-drone-laws-best-in-world-market-potential-stunted-by-slow-certification-2017-12-15 Dylan Slater Unmanned Aviation Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472933 1513069877 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697863_resized_sunrise.jpg 511 287 Court rejects Zuma's bid to review State capture report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-rejects-zumas-bid-to-review-state-capture-report-2017-12-13 African News Agency POLITICS Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:02:00 +0200 473915 1513167471 1513166520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698180_resized_gavel2legallaw1022.jpg 511 287 South African defence industry group beleaguered by financial woes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-defence-industry-group-beleaguered-by-financial-woes-2017-12-13 Keith Campbell DEFENCE Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:55:00 +0200 473905 1513161790 1513158900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698155_resized_deneldisplay07131022keith.jpg Some Denel products on display: in the very front, a portable launch system for the Ingwe anti-tank missile, followed by the Ingwe missile itself; behind them a Badger Infantry Fighting Vehicle and in the rear, a Casspir mine protected vehicle. Just visible between the Badger and the Casspir is a Seeker 400 unmanned aerial vehicle 511 287 Court action to stop PRASA 'conspiracy' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-action-to-stop-prasa-conspiracy-2017-12-12 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:23:00 +0200 473786 1513081583 1513081380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Brown to reveal new Eskom board late on Friday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brown-to-reveal-new-eskom-board-late-on-friday-2017-12-08 News24Wire STATE COMPANY Fri, 08 Dec 2017 09:55:00 +0200 473505 1512722735 1512719700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697337_resized_lynnebrown201171022duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown 511 287 Battling threat of sugar tax, excessive imports and low price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battling-threat-of-sugar-tax-excessive-imports-and-low-price-2017-12-08 Victor Moolman State Companies Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472069 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694515_resized_dsc00671022.jpg DEDICATED TO SUGAR CANE Large parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga, about 360 000 ha, are dedicated to growing sugar cane 511 287 Zuma promises ‘seamless’ ANC transition at energy indaba that sidesteps IRP debate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-promises-seamless-anc-transition-at-energy-indaba-that-sidesteps-irp-debate-2017-12-07 Terence Creamer ENERGY INDABA Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:54:00 +0200 473429 1512655214 1512651240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697132_resized_jacobzumadavidmahloboenergyindaba20171022.jpg President Jacob Zuma and Energy Minister David Mahlobo 511 287 New Eskom board to be announced on Friday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-eskom-board-to-be-announced-on-friday-2017-12-07 African News Agency STATE COMPANY Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:42:00 +0200 473421 1512650681 1512650520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697105_resized_eskomlogomegawattpark1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Kganyago concerned another big power tariff hike will trigger grid defections http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kganyago-concerned-another-big-power-tariff-hike-will-trigger-grid-defections-2017-12-06 Terence Creamer State Companies Wed, 06 Dec 2017 17:17:00 +0200 473328 1512626554 1512573420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696812_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg South African Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Nersa says special power deal for Silicon Smelters must start on July 1 or earlier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-says-special-power-deal-for-silicon-smelters-must-start-on-july-1-or-earlier-2017-12-06 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY TARIFFS Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:25:00 +0200 473319 1512570535 1512570300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696806_resized_powerlines110220713duane.jpeg 511 287 Sarb’s attack could cost Mkhwebane her job, PP counsel argues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarbs-attack-could-cost-mkhwebane-her-job-pp-counsel-argues-2017-12-06 News24Wire POLITICS Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:13:00 +0200 473316 1512569812 1512569580 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696800_resized_busisiwemkhwebane1022reuters.jpg Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane 511 287 Transnet board, executives to be summonsed after no-show in Parliament http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-board-executives-to-be-summonsed-after-no-show-in-parliament-2017-12-06 African News Agency POLITICS Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:39:00 +0200 473247 1512549741 1512549540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696702_resized_transnetnpangqura21022.jpg 511 287 Eskom inquiry postponed, suspended CFO Singh accused of delaying tactics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-inquiry-postponed-suspended-cfo-singh-accused-of-delaying-tactics-2017-12-05 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:55:00 +0200 473174 1512482289 1512482100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Eskom administrator tells inquiry he insisted Brown be informed of Molefe's retirement package http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-administrator-tells-inquiry-he-insisted-brown-be-informed-of-molefes-retirement-package-2017-12-05 African News Agency INQUIRY Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:21:00 +0200 473160 1512730525 1512476460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696521_resized_lynnebrown410220617duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown 511 287 Transnet CEO urges more investment in African ports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-ceo-urges-more-investment-in-african-ports-2017-12-05 African News Agency PORTS & SHIPPING Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:14:00 +0200 473158 1512476168 1512476040 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Sars denies paying Makwakwa a bonus while on suspension http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sars-denies-paying-makwakwa-a-bonus-while-on-suspension-2017-12-04 African News Agency POLITICS Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:56:00 +0200 473014 1512395910 1512395760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696249_resized_tommoyane506151022duane.jpg Sars Commissioner Tom Moyane 511 287 Nersa shifts Eskom tariff decision to December 13 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-shifts-eskom-tariff-decision-to-december-13-2017-12-04 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY TARIFF Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:25:00 +0200 472934 1512383324 1512383100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696126_resized_chrisforleekhomotsomthimunyembuleloncetezojacobmodisenomfundomaseti10221117duane.jpg 511 287 CIPC collaboration with banks to extend to BEE certification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cipc-collaboration-with-banks-to-extend-to-bee-certification-2017-12-01 Nadine James Company Registration Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471833 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Necsa shuts down key unit because of compliance failure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-corporation-shuts-down-key-unit-because-of-compliance-failure-2017-12-01 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471949 1511853908 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Lynne Brown says she will not resign http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lynne-brown-says-she-will-not-resign-2017-11-30 African News Agency POLITICS Thu, 30 Nov 2017 16:23:00 +0200 472762 1512051960 1512051780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695792_resized_lynnebrown410220617duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minster Lynne Brown 511 287 Ramaphosa rules out IMF assistance for Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-rules-out-imf-assistance-for-eskom-2017-11-30 African News Agency POLITICS Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:43:00 +0200 472691 1512041516 1512038580 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695578_resized_cyrilramaphosa21022reuters.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Academy of engineers calls for nuclear procurement halt until IRP consensus is reached http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/academy-of-engineers-calls-for-nuclear-procurement-halt-until-irp-consensus-is-reached-2017-11-30 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:45:00 +0200 472635 1512106505 1512027900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695424_resized_davidmahlobo105141022duane.jpg Energy Minister David Mahlobo 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72157_saae_media_release_on_irp_and_nuclear_procurement[1].pdf116905SAAE media statement on the Integrated Resource Plan and nuclear procurement SAAE media statement on the Integrated Resource Plan and nuclear procurement Molefe's R30m pension was unlawful, must pay back – DA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/molefes-r30m-pension-was-unlawful-must-pay-back-da-2017-11-29 African News Agency POLITICS Wed, 29 Nov 2017 11:26:00 +0200 472538 1511947728 1511947560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695209_resized_brianmolefe106091022duane.jpg Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe 511 287 SAA's debt at R13.8bn, losses to widen – executives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saas-debt-at-r138bn-losses-to-widen-executives-2017-11-29 Reuters AVIATION Wed, 29 Nov 2017 11:07:00 +0200 472530 1511949973 1511946420 1514498400 Reuters 0 0 Pretoria court to hear application for Molefe to reimburse Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pretoria-court-to-hear-application-for-molefe-to-reimburse-eskom-2017-11-29 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:20:00 +0200 472479 1511936574 1511936400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Koko disciplinary hearing 'fair and transparent' - Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/koko-disciplinary-hearing-fair-and-transparent---eskom-2017-11-29 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:18:00 +0200 472476 1511936414 1511936280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Grid operators turning to batteries as costs fall and need for flexibility rises http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grid-operators-turning-to-batteries-as-costs-fall-and-need-for-flexibility-rises-2017-11-28 Terence Creamer ENERGY STORAGE Tue, 28 Nov 2017 16:40:00 +0200 472451 1511881194 1511880000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695063_resized_eskomresearchcentregermiston110917duane1022.jpg Eskom's battery energy storage test site at Rosherville, in Gauteng 511 287 MPs call for Parliamentary probe into Transnet–Gupta links http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mps-call-for-parliamentary-probe-into-transnetgupta-links-2017-11-28 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:23:00 +0200 472435 1511877398 1511875380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Eskom links Medupi new coal-fired unit to national grid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-links-medupi-new-coal-fired-unit-to-national-grid-2017-11-28 Reuters ELECTRICITY Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:14:00 +0200 472416 1511871356 1511871240 1514412000 Reuters 0 0 Eskom inquiry cancelled for this week http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-inquiry-cancelled-for-this-week-2017-11-27 Reuters STATE CAPTURE Mon, 27 Nov 2017 16:08:00 +0200 472338 1511792096 1511791680 1514325600 Reuters 0 0 Growing domestic demand at heart of plan to create a million manufacturing jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growing-domestic-demand-at-heart-of-plan-to-create-a-million-manufacturing-jobs-2017-11-24 Terence Creamer MANUFACTURING Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:00:00 +0200 472192 1511762083 1511528400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694537_resized_robdaviesandrederuyter11171022duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies and Manufacturing Circle chairperson André de Ruyter 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72097_map_to_a_million_document_24_november.pdf2922634Map to a Million New Jobs in a Decade Map to a Million New Jobs in a Decade Hawks probing Brian Molefe's R30m pension payout claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hawks-probing-brian-molefes-r30m-pension-payout-claims-2017-11-24 News24Wire POLITICS Fri, 24 Nov 2017 08:08:00 +0200 472141 1511510303 1511503680 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694389_resized_brianmolefe106091022duane.jpg Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe 511 287 Active pharmaceutical ingredients pilot plant marks important step for SA industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-pilot-plant-marks-important-step-for-local-pharmaceutical-industry-2017-11-24 Keith Campbell Pharmaceuticals Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470832 1511247634 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tax, spend, squander provide toxic backdrop for nuclear plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tax-spend-squeeze-squander-provides-toxic-background-for-nuclear-plans-2017-11-24 Keith Campbell Wheels within wheels Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471217 1511247635 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African nuclear body shuts down key unit because of compliance failure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-body-shuts-down-key-unit-because-of-compliance-failure-2017-11-22 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:01:00 +0200 471946 1511358663 1511355660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693915_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane3.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s complex at Pelindaba 511 287 Eskom’s ‘death spiral’ under the microscope http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-death-spiral-under-the-microscope-2017-11-21 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:30:00 +0200 471789 1511267992 1511267400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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