Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Sat, 24 Feb 2018 08:10:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Working-at-height training programme incorporates VR tech http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vr-technology-incorporated-into-working-at-heights-training-programme-2018-02-23 Nadine James Education & Skills Development Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477908 1519106404 1519336800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706654_resized_amsaworkingatheightvrfebruary20181022jpg.jpeg SAFETY FIRST The virtual reality technology allows for practical application without placing trainees at risk 511 287 Solar systems company dismisses takeover rumour http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-systems-company-douses-rumours-eyes-growth-in-sub-saharan-africa-2018-02-23 Dylan Slater ENERGY Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478230 1519106405 1519336800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa to pilot first utility-scale vanadium redox flow battery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lessons-from-the-deployment-of-first-utility-scale-redox-battery-2018-02-23 Nadine James ENERGY STORAGE Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478254 1519112458 1519336800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708646_resized_field.jpg 511 287 EU warns it will retaliate if hit by US trade curbs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-warns-it-will-retaliate-if-hit-by-us-trade-curbs-2018-02-20 Reuters STEEL Thu, 22 Feb 2018 13:40:00 +0200 478828 1519300821 1519299600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transnet delivering on its Africa strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-delivering-on-its-africa-strategy-2018-02-22 Simone Liedtke STATE OWNED COMPANIES Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:07:00 +0200 479076 1519301377 1519290420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 JSE reports revenue, earnings drops, but declares dividend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jse-reports-revenue-earnings-drops-but-declares-dividend-2018-02-21 Schalk Burger STOCK EXCHANGE Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:33:00 +0200 479020 1519384597 1519223580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Liberty Two Degrees posts maiden full-year results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/liberty-two-degrees-posts-maiden-full-year-results-2018-02-19 Dylan Slater PROPERTY Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:28:00 +0200 478723 1519050609 1519050480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA Mint new coin releases include Mandela-focused Celebrating South Africa series http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-mint-new-coin-releases-include-mandela-focused-celebrating-south-africa-series-2018-02-19 Schalk Burger GOLD COINS Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:12:00 +0200 478716 1519050024 1519049520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cryptocurrencies speculative, but blockchain can bring positive disruption – S&P’s http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cryptocurrencies-speculative-but-blockchain-can-bring-positive-disruption-sps-2018-02-19 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:27:00 +0200 478707 1519047482 1519046820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Japan's steel industry urges Trump to make careful trade decision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japans-steel-industry-urges-trump-to-make-careful-trade-decision-2018-02-19 Reuters STEEL Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:15:00 +0200 478678 1519036239 1519035300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Werksmans questions Transnet's statement about 1 064 locomotive procurement report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/werksmans-questions-transnets-statement-about-1-064-locomotive-procurement-report-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke STATE COMPANIES Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:36:00 +0200 478587 1518792092 1518791760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Innovation and blockchain tech high on agenda at energy event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovation-and-blockchain-tech-high-on-agenda-at-energy-event-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476700 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704005_resized_christophfrei203111022duane.jpg CHRISTOPH FREI Achieving a robust energy future in a context of the triple transition requires different approaches guided by innovative policies 511 287 Event to add value to African energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-to-add-value-to-african-energy-sector-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476547 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703638_resized_brianstatham30215duane1022.jpg BRIAN STATHAM Diversity energy sources provide an opportunity to interconnect energy systems 511 287 Company first-time exhibitor at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-first-time-exhibitor-at-event-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476815 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704259_resized_generators2012018ppetechnologies1022.jpg POSITIVE GROWTH TRAJECTORY Creating awareness of companies’ capabilities will lead to positive results in trade growth 511 287 Conference to foster entrepreneurial opportunities for women http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-foster-entrepreneurial-opportunities-for-women-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475984 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702427_resized_nelimagubanewomeninenergy012018africaenergyindaba1022.jpg NELISIWE MAGUBANE The conference will also provide insights and opportunities for career development and entrepreneurship for women who want to participate in the energy sector 511 287 Senegal utility awards €197-million grid expansion contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/subsidiary-of-italian-company-secures-contract-to-extend-senegalese-grid-2018-02-07 Nadine James Electricity Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477502 1518692170 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Nuclear energy future imminent, despite delays in updated IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-energy-future-believed-to-be-imminent-despite-delays-in-updated-irp-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476975 1518692199 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704635_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA South Africa has a strong nuclear industry 511 287 Framework continues to form sector foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regulatory-frameworks-continue-to-form-foundation-of-african-energy-sector-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476808 1518692219 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704243_resized_lizeloberholzerdirector012018nortonrosefulbright1022.jpg LIZEL OBERHOLZER There is an ever-increasing opportunity for private sector renewable and alternative energy projects to support energy supply 511 287 Robust energy base key to industrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/robust-energy-base-key-for-industrialisation-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476984 1518692293 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704672_resized_chibonievanssaeec012018africaenergyindaba1022.jpg CHIBONI EVANS The South African government strongly supports the industrialisation of the African continent 511 287 America to consider Zimbabwe’s eligibility for Agoa this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/america-to-consider-zimbabwes-eligibility-for-agoa-this-year-2018-02-13 Terence Creamer TRADE RELATIONS Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:50:00 +0200 478190 1518534017 1518533400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707238_resized_zimbabweflag21022.jpg 511 287 Post-Zuma uncertainty not addressed by current opposition party ideology - Khoza http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/post-zuma-uncertainty-not-addressed-by-current-opposition-party-ideology---khoza-2018-02-13 Dylan Slater POLITICS Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:22:00 +0200 478187 1518535112 1518531720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trade conditions remain strong – Sacci http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-conditions-remain-strong-sacci-2018-02-13 Dylan Slater TRADE Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:07:00 +0200 478156 1518527327 1518527220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 WSP to develop 330 kV Zambia-DRC electricity transmission line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wsp-to-develop-330-kv-zambia-drc-electricity-transmission-line-2018-02-13 Dylan Slater ELECTRICITY Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:18:00 +0200 478122 1518691391 1518517080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China urges US to rein in 'trade remedy measures' for steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-urges-us-to-rein-in-trade-remedy-measures-for-steel-2018-02-13 Reuters STEEL Tue, 13 Feb 2018 09:51:00 +0200 478075 1518508486 1518508260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 VWSA passenger car market leader for seventh consecutive year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vwsa-passenger-car-market-leader-for-seventh-consecutive-year-2018-02-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Trade Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476187 1517899881 1518127200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703101_resized_automotivevw09021022.jpg MARKET LEADER The Volkswagen Polo sold 22 916 units last year 511 287 Iata welcomes latest African ‘open skies’ initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-air-transport-body-welcomes-latest-african-open-skies-initiative-2018-02-09 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476829 1517899883 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Continent has potential to gain the most from Industry 4.0, says Paramount head http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-stoking-the-fire-of-the-fourth-industrial-revolution-ichikowitz-2018-02-09 Dylan Slater MANUFACTURING Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476821 1517899884 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704290_resized_ahrlacfactory1022.jpg MADE IN SOUTH AFRICA Paramount Group’s Mwari aircraft is a testament of digital technology at work as it is designed entirely in a digital format, thereby enabling for a jigless construction 511 287 Machine learning offers slew of advantages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-learning-will-enhance-it-service-management-2018-02-09 Nadine James MACHINE LEARNING Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476810 1517899884 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Solar-asset marketplace using cryptocurrency, blockchain to monetise solar energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-asset-marketplace-uses-cryptocurrency-and-blockchain-to-monetise-solar-energy-2018-02-09 Schalk Burger SOLAR ENERGY Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476796 1518170314 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African grape variant to be launched at German fruit trade fair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-grape-variant-to-be-launched-at-german-fruit-trade-fair-2018-02-06 Dylan Slater AGRICULTURE Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:33:00 +0200 477448 1517927702 1517927580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Turner & Townsend’s Kenyan business to merge with Nairobi-based firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turner-townsends-kenyan-business-to-merge-with-nairobi-based-firm-2018-02-06 Dylan Slater MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:24:00 +0200 477445 1517927226 1517927040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TPT boosts PE port handling volumes, rail use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-boosts-pe-port-handling-volumes-rail-use-2018-02-06 Schalk Burger PORTS Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:19:00 +0200 477443 1517926932 1517926740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Conference to focus on intra-Africa trade development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-focus-on-development-of-intra-africa-trade-2018-02-02 Jessica Oosthuizen Trade Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475559 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701457_resized_manufacturingindaba20181022.jpg CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES The Manufacturing Indaba will focus on Africa’s manufacturing potential 511 287 Digitalisation major topic at railways expo and conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-major-topic-at-railways-expo-and-conference-2018-01-19 Jessica Oosthuizen Trade Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475723 1517295046 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701827_resized_africarailbusinessconferences0220181022.jpg GROWING NUMBERS Africa Rail organiser Terrapinn expects 7 000 attendees this year 511 287 Inaugural conference aims to find cross-border trade solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-conference-aims-to-find-cross-border-trade-solutions-2018-02-02 Jessica Oosthuizen Trade Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475485 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701280_resized_resources4africa20181022.jpg EXPERTISE AND EXPERIENCE The Cross-Border Mining Services Africa Indaba will bring together heads of procurement and supply chain from mining companies, equipment suppliers and engineering, procurement and construction managers 511 287 Showcase of SA's manufacturing prowess to debut in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/broader-exposure-for-south-africa-at-2019-expo-2018-02-02 Dylan Slater Manufacturing Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476093 1517295056 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Multinational initiative stimulating intraregional East African trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multinational-initiative-stimulating-intraregional-east-african-trade-2018-02-02 Rebecca Campbell Trade & Investment Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476083 1517295047 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0