Engineering News | Top Projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/top-projects Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:24:18 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Wind farm completed in Eastern Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wind-farm-completed-in-eastern-cape-2016-12-16 Victor Moolman Top Electricity Projects Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 437363 1481615437 1481839200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000611806_resized_topelectricitywindfarmbloomberg1022.jpg WIND FARM The Nojoli wind farm, in the Eastern Cape, has been completed 511 287 Railway company investments to facilitate economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investments-by-railway-companys-to-facilitate-economic-growth-2016-12-16 Sascha Solomons Prasa Rail Projects Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 437290 1481615462 1481839200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000611393_resized_debuysscott11115duane1022.jpg DE BUYS SCOTT investments by the PRASA and Transnet will largely facilitate economic growth in South Africa 511 287 Execution of PRASA project contributes to outstanding results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companys-execution-of-prasa-project-contributes-to-outstanding-results-2016-12-16 Sascha Solomons Prasa Rail Projects Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 437308 1481615488 1481839200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company completes Wolmerton rail project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-completes-wolmerton-rail-project-2016-12-16 Sascha Solomons Prasa Rail Projects Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 437220 1481615513 1481839200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000611130_resized_wolmertonrailproject11161022.jpg WOLMERTON DEPOT The Wolmerton Depot overhaul falls under PRASA’s Depot Modernisation Programme 511 287 Construction to continue at Kathu http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-to-continue-at-kathu-2016-12-16 Victor Moolman TOP ELECTRICITY PROJECTS Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 437502 1481793056 1481839200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000611857_resized_topelectricitysolarparabolictroughbokpoortconcentrating200516duane1022.jpg CONCENTRATED SOLAR POWER Concentrated solar radiation is used to heat fluids that drive a turbine 511 287 New gas projects will be economical – Aurecon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-gas-projects-will-be-economical---aurecon-2016-12-02 Victor Moolman TOP ELECTRICITY PROJECTS Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 437472 1484310001 1481752800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000612089_resized_aurecon1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/66056_2016-11-29_aurecon_-_hd_web.mp422983571Aurecon associate – power generation explains the future and opportunities of electricity projects in South Africa. Aurecon associate – power generation explains the future and opportunities of electricity projects in South Africa. 3 500 North West households to be electrified http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/3-500-north-west-households-to-be-electrified-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson Top Electricity Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420136 1469520958 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Power builds to continue despite decreased demand across industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-builds-to-continue-despite-decreased-demand-across-industries-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson Top Electricity Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420091 1469521000 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568591_resized_facingnorth1022.jpg MEDUPI POWER STATION Unit 5 at Medupi first fired on oil in June 511 287 Agency supports waste-to-energy project in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-agency-supports-south-african-waste-to-energy-project-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson Top Electricity Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420152 1469521115 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 S Africa renewables sector growing well http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-renewables-sector-growing-well-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson Top Electricity Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420247 1469521204 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569061_resized_mariaanwoest111022.jpg MARIAAN WOEST Micro hydros are the way forward in terms of electricity on a more localised scale 511 287 Solar gaining traction in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-gaining-traction-in-south-africa-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson Top Electricity Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420095 1469521268 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568603_resized_karaglensolarconfiguration1022.jpg KARAGLEN SHOPPING CENTRE The installation of 1 250 units of solar modules at the centre in Edenvale is one of the biggest solar projects of its kind completed in Gauteng to date 511 287 Construction on the largest solar field in S Africa to start in 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-on-the-largest-solar-field-in-s-africa-to-start-in-2017-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson Top Projects Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420108 1469521306 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Clearing environmental hurdles to power supply growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clearing-environmental-hurdles-to-power-supply-growth-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson Top Electricity Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420103 1469521391 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Stability and cohesion a way forward for African rail sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stability-and-cohesion-way-forward-for-african-rail-sector-2016-07-29 Simon Sonnekus Top Rail Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420188 1469521914 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568884_resized_traintracks110221113duane.jpg DELAYS Negative sentiments by the industry on implementing the designation policy and delays of some rail projects have led to discussions with Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Inspection device to provide safety in rail operations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inspection-device-to-provide-safety-in-rail-operations-2016-07-29 Simon Sonnekus Top Rail Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420198 1469521961 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568922_resized_201606281003481022.jpg DEBUT The CSIR's survey and inspection device (SID) was debuted at Africa Rail 2016 511 287 Local content priority for PRASA contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-content-priority-for-prasa-contract-2016-07-29 Simon Sonnekus Top Rail Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420356 1469521998 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Concentrated solar plants valuable for South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concentrated-solar-plants-valuable-for-s-africa-2016-07-29 Robyn Wilkinson TOP ELECTRICITY PROJECTS Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420093 1473405433 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568599_resized_acwapowerbokpoort11022.jpg MULTIPLE BENEFITS The Bokpoort concentrated solar plant is providing significant economic and social development for the iKheis municipal community 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/62238_2016-07-11_aci_-_hd_web.mp427937284Investing in Africa Holdings directors Gabriel Reeder and Mandla Sibanda discuss the value of concentrated solar plants in South Africa Investing in Africa Holdings directors Gabriel Reeder and Mandla Sibanda discuss the value of concentrated solar plants in South Africa Wastewater treatment necessary to grow the economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wastewater-treatment-necessary-to-grow-economy-2016-07-29 Nadine James Top Water Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420094 1474633986 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568990_resized_undergroundwaatewatertreamensysteminterwaste1022.jpg UNDERCOVER OPERATION The underground biological wastewater treatment plant should remain operational for up to 25 years 511 287 Phase II update: Polihali dam construction expected in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/phase-ii-update-polihali-dam-construction-expected-in-2019-2016-07-29 Nadine James Top Water Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420298 1480077407 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569222_resized_katsedam1022.jpg ONTO PHASE II To date, five contracts have been awarded for various elements of the advance infrastructure works 511 287 GB14 passenger Bo-Bo loco launched by Grindrod http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gb14-passenger-bo-bo-loco-launched-by-grindrod-2016-07-26 Creamer Media Reporter Top Projects Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:31:00 +0200 421753 1469522068 1469521860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000572782_resized_gb14ac1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 Gauteng Premier welcomes launch of Mamelodi transport hub http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-premier-welcomes-launch-of-mamelodi-transport-hub-2015-12-11 Nadine James Top Transport Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394478 1449496201 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000495297_resized_image551022.jpeg TSHWANE REGIONAL MALL An artist's impression of what the Mamelodi mall will look like when it opens in April 2017 511 287 Case studies prove success of energy efficiency project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/case-studies-prove-success-of-energy-efficiency-project-2015-11-25 Dylan Stewart Top Energy Projects Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394375 1449496200 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000496018_resized_unknown3.jpeg MANUFACTURING EFFICIENCY Tenneco PE implemented an energy management system that allowed for energy savings of R2-million within the first year of implementation 511 287 Bank’s IPP projects producing over 40% of connected renewables http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/banks-ipp-projects-producing-more-than-40-of-current-connected-renewables-2015-12-11 Dylan Stewart TOP ENERGY PROJECTS Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394563 1449496201 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000496021_resized_unknown4.jpeg WIND POWER The 140 MW Cookhouse wind farm in the Eastern Cape is one of the projects to have been funded by Standard Bank 511 287 Natural gas will power South Africa’s future, says consulting firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-will-power-south-africas-future-says-consulting-firm-2015-12-11 Dylan Stewart TOP ENERGY PROJECTS Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394371 1449740421 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000495837_resized_unknown.jpeg EXTENSIVE FUNDING Between R600-billion and R1-trillion worth of investment will be required by 2030 to develop gas-to-power facilities 511 287 Late project delivery part of Eskom’s monetary woes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/late-delivery-at-medupi-kusile-part-of-eskoms-monetary-woes-consultancy-2015-12-11 Dylan Stewart TOP ENERGY PROJECTS Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394498 1449740457 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000495350_resized_unknown2.jpeg LEARNING EXPERIENCE The construction of Kusile (pictured) will have the benefit of lessons learnt at Medupi 511 287 KZN water pipeline project to be completed by mid-2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzn-water-pipeline-project-to-be-completed-by-mid-2017-2015-12-11 Kimberley Smuts Top Water Projects Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394356 1449740490 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000495192_resized_westernaqueductpipeline008email1022.jpeg PLANS ON TRACK Completing Phase 2 of Durban’s Western Aqueduct project will ensure that the eThekwini region has some of the best bulk water infrastructure 511 287 KZN water project provides multipurpose economic benefits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzn-water-project-provides-multipurpose-economic-benefits-2015-12-11 Kimberley Smuts Top Water Projects Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394493 1449740507 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000495315_resized_jeffaresgreentwomultipurposedamswillbebuiltonthetsitsariveramajortributarytothemzimvuburiver1022.jpeg CONJUNCTIVE NTABELANGA–LALINI SCHEME Two multipurpose dams will be built on the Tsitsa river, a major tributary to the Mzimvubu river 511 287 Rand Water receives delivery of new bridge crane technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-water-implements-new-bridge-crane-technology-2015-12-11 Kimberley Smuts Top Water Projects Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394426 1449740527 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000495230_resized_demagthiscranewasdesignedtomeettheneedsofthenewrandwaterproject20151022.jpeg TURNKEY SOLUTION Terex MPHS South Africa's R33-million solution comprised the design, manufacture and installation of two desludging bridge cranes 511 287 Consulting firms appointed to conduct geotechnical investigations for LHWP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-firms-appointed-to-conduct-geotechnical-investigations-for-lhwp-phase-2-2015-12-11 Kimberley Smuts Top Water Projects Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394416 1449740549 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000495099_resized_cuumuluskatsedamelesothohighlandswaterprojectlesothohighlandsdevelopmentauthority1022.jpeg PHASE 2 IN EARLY STAGES The construction of the dam and tunnel is expected to start towards the end of 2018, with water delivery and hydroelectricity generation expected to begin in 2024 511 287 Eskom coal line due for December 2017 completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-coal-line-due-for-december-2017-completion-2015-12-11 Nadine James TOP TRANSPORT PROJECTS Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394300 1449740680 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000494773_resized_majubapowerstation1022.jpg MAJUBA POWER STATION Eskom's privater coal line will transport 21-million tonnes of coal to the Majuba power station 511 287 M1 highway gets R210m facelift http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/m1-highway-gets-r210m-facelift-2015-11-25 Nadine James TOP TRANSPORT PROJECTS Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394373 1449740701 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000494952_resized_traffic103101022duane.jpeg M1 HIGHWAY The M1 and M2 upgrades form part of the City of Johannesburg's 2040 Growth and Development Strategy 511 287 Award-winning KZN interchange eases congestion on N2 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/award-winning-kzn-interchange-eases-congestion-on-n2-2015-12-11 Nadine James Top Transport Fri, 11 Dec 2015 00:00:00 +0200 394363 1449740739 1449784800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000494912_resized_umgeniinterchangesanral1022.jpeg FOUR YEARS WELL SPENT The interchange upgrade, which started in 2011, has reduced congestion and journey times, while increasing road safety 511 287 Tanks manufacturer builds water reservoir for local community http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tank-manufacturer-builds-water-reservoir-for-local-community-2015-07-31 Bruce Montiea TOP WATER PROJECTS Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 377483 1438066871 1438293600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000446108_resized_aquadamresized.jpg MULEBY SYSTEM TANK Aquadam has been contracted to install its water storage solution for the Siyabuswa community, in the Dr JS Moroka local municipality, in Mpumalanga 511 287 Emergency potable water needs prioritising, says Rhodes professor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emergency-potable-water-needs-prioritising-says-rhodes-professor-2015-07-31 Bruce Montiea TOP WATER PROJECTS Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 377855 1438066872 1438293600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000447135_resized_handpumpingwatermajanenglimpoposouthafricaaugust2002resized.jpg ONGOING WATER SUPPLY Water services authorities must ensure that when water services are interrupted for more than 24 hours, consumers have access to alternative water services 511 287 Popular Joburg dam gets R25m facelift http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/popular-joburg-dam-gets-r25m-facelift-2015-07-31 Bruce Montiea Top Projects Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 377977 1438066872 1438293600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000447518_resized_emmarentiadamresized.jpg IMPROVED INFRASTRUCTURE Emmarentia dam’s infrastructure is currently being rehabilitated 511 287 Transnet announces record capital investment spend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-announces-record-capital-investment-spend-2015-07-31 David Oliveira TOP RAIL PROJECTS Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 377878 1438066872 1438293600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000447334_resized_transnetelectriclocomotiveproductionkoedoespoort40315duane1022.jpg BREAKING RECORDS Transnet spent a record R33.6-billion on capital investments, R14.5-billion of which was invested in new infrastructure and equipment 511 287 New production line designed for locomotive build programmes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-production-line-designed-for-locomotive-build-programmes-2015-07-31 David Oliveira TOP RAIL PROJECTS Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 377642 1438066871 1438293600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000447349_resized_imgd7c48031022.jpg NEW PRODUCTION LINE Aberdares’ new production line employs a 120 mm, 24:1 length-to-diameter ratio extruder, manufacturing up to 140 m of cable a minute 511 287 Transnet discusses new coal capacity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-discusses-coal-expansion-plans-2015-07-31 David Oliveira TOP RAIL PROJECTS Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 377779 1438066872 1438293600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000447343_resized_pholacoaltransnettfr110712duane1022.jpg APPROACHING THE FINISHING LINE Transnet will reach its goal of expanding the capacity of the Richards Bay corridor to 81-million tons a year next year 511 287