Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Sat, 15 Dec 2018 18:36:33 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 PRASA closes Pretoria station for 40 days for maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-closes-pretoria-station-for-40-days-for-maintenance-2018-12-14 News24Wire RAIL Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:07:00 +0200 507627 1544807339 1544807220 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Air cargo revenue to increase by 5% in 2019, despite trade friction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-cargo-revenue-to-increase-by-5-in-2019-despite-trade-friction-2018-12-14 Nadine James AVIATION Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:05:00 +0200 507584 1544777457 1544774700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SACAA suspends CemAir’s air operator certificates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sacaa-suspends-cemairs-air-operator-certificates-2018-12-14 Tasneem Bulbulia AVIATION Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:10:00 +0200 507565 1544771504 1544771400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sandton Central introduces sensory pedestrian crossing traffic signal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sandton-central-introduces-sensory-pedestrian-crossing-traffic-signal-2018-12-14 Tasneem Bulbulia ROADS Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 +0200 507386 1544686381 1544767200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772159_resized_katherineandrivoniaroadintersectioninsandtoncentral1220181022.jpg Audible lights will soon be installed at the corner of Katherine St and Rivonia Rd, Sandton Central 511 287 Cornubia bridge opened to traffic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cornubia-bridge-opened-to-traffic-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Transport Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506058 1544765488 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769264_resized_cornubiabridgeroyalhaskoningdhv1022.jpg ONE STRUCTURE The Cornubia bridge forms one structure, carrying six mixed-use traffic lanes as well as pedestrian sidewalks and two bus lanes 511 287 N12 bridges expected to open in February 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/n12-bridges-expected-to-open-in-february-2019-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Transport Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506065 1544765507 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769267_resized_n12bridgesanral1022.jpg BUILDING BRIDGES The original bridges were built in 1958 and 1985, spanning 31.2 m and 320 m respectively 511 287 E Cape project to be completed in July 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-cape-project-to-be-completed-in-july-2019-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Transport Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506268 1544765524 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Airbus unveils first base for its very high altitude UAV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-unveils-first-base-for-its-very-high-altitude-uav-2018-12-14 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506534 1544510960 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Education at forefront for materials handling institute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-at-forefront-for-materials-handling-institute-2018-11-30 Khutso Maphatsoe SA Institute of Materials Handling Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506243 1544512636 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769733_resized_brandedprofilesainstituteofmaterialshandlingadifritella14121022.jpg ADI FRITTELLA An initial slump in membership resulted from the division of the institute into Unit Handling and Bulk Handling with the Unit Handling disciplines forming part of the Logistics unit while Bulk Handling members were retained in the SAIMH 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76898_2018-11-23_afripp_en_-_hd_web.mp472391013Materials handling organisation, South African Institute of Materials Handling chairperson Adi Frittella and treasurer and tutor Bruce Watts discuss the organisation and its role in the materials handling industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Materials handling organisation, South African Institute of Materials Handling chairperson Adi Frittella and treasurer and tutor Bruce Watts discuss the organisation and its role in the materials handling industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Electric trucking no silver bullet, but pace of development picking up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plug-and-truck-2018-12-14 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506515 1544512451 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771600_resized_plug.jpg 511 287 Back to the future for Eskom as it seeks to plug 1.3bn ton coal hole http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/back-to-the-future-for-eskom-as-it-seeks-to-plug-13bn-coal-shortfall-2018-12-13 Terence Creamer COAL & POWER Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:30:00 +0200 507535 1544713349 1544711400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772507_resized_danmashigoeskom1118dylan1022.jpg Primary energy division GM Dan Mashigo 511 287 ATNS launches 3D mobile simulator http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atns-launches-3d-mobile-simulator-2018-12-13 Marleny Arnoldi SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:54:00 +0200 507523 1544709519 1544709240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Iata launches turbulence data sharing platform http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-launches-turbulence-data-sharing-platform-2018-12-13 Nadine James AVIATION Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:53:00 +0200 507443 1544692133 1544691180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 OR Tambo International geared up for 4m passengers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/or-tambo-international-geared-up-for-4m-passengers-2018-12-12 Simone Liedtke TOURISM / AVIATION SECURITY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:47:00 +0200 507373 1544622515 1544622420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Airline industry growth expected to continue into 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airline-industry-growth-expected-to-continue-into-2019-2018-12-12 Nadine James AVIATION Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:45:00 +0200 507334 1544623810 1544611500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771999_resized_alexandredejuniac1022.jpg Iata DG and CEO Alexandre de Juniac 511 287 Commission gives Polanofield go-ahead to acquire Dawn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-gives-polanofield-go-ahead-to-acquire-dawn-2018-12-11 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:56:00 +0200 507199 1544692570 1544525760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cape Town MyCiti bus petrol bombed, driver seriously injured http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-myciti-bus-petrol-bombed-driver-seriously-injured-2018-12-11 African News Agency TRANSPORT Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:16:00 +0200 507156 1544518630 1544516160 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 E-hailing goods service Droppa to expand to WCape, KZN next year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-hailing-goods-service-droppa-to-expand-to-wcape-kzn-next-year-2018-12-10 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:37:00 +0200 507094 1544453501 1544449020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771498_resized_khathumufamadidroppa11181022dylan.jpg Khathu Mufamadi 511 287 Transnet goods train derails, blocks major line in Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-goods-train-derails-blocks-major-line-in-cape-town-2018-12-10 News24Wire RAIL Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:17:00 +0200 507075 1544445224 1544444220 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Dawn expects interim headline loss a share to widen http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dawn-expects-interim-headline-loss-a-share-to-widen-2018-12-07 Marleny Arnoldi WAREHOUSING Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:53:00 +0200 506947 1544180103 1544179980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gibela delivers its first South African made train to PRASA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gibela-delivers-its-first-south-african-made-train-to-prasa-2018-12-07 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:23:00 +0200 506943 1544192603 1544178180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771177_resized_gibelagroup1022.jpg The first South African-built X’trapolis Mega commuter train on its way to the Wolmerton depot 511 287 Mammoet opens new office in Accra, Ghana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mammoet-opens-new-office-in-accra-ghana-2018-12-07 Tasneem Bulbulia LIFTING & TRANSPORTATION Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:55:00 +0200 506938 1544176721 1544176500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771149_resized_mammoetgeneric1220181022.jpg Mammoet specialises in heavy lifting and transport 511 287 Regius developing coal-to-liquids, fertiliser project in Mozambique http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regius-developing-coal-to-liquids-fertiliser-project-in-mozambique-2018-12-07 Tasneem Bulbulia SYNFUELS Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:07:00 +0200 506923 1544173743 1544173620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa’s 'dysfunctional' rail system root of many transport problems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-dysfunctional-rail-system-root-of-many-transport-problems-2018-12-07 Irma Venter ROAD AND RAIL Fri, 07 Dec 2018 10:23:00 +0200 506918 1544193872 1544170980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771116_resized_metrorail2p10605661022.jpg 511 287 Iata urges African States to cooperate with it to develop regional aviation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-airline-body-urges-african-states-to-cooperate-with-it-to-develop-regional-aviation-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505845 1543910550 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SA Express adds Jhb to Mthatha route to offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-express-adds-jhb-to-mthatha-route-to-offering-2018-12-05 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Wed, 05 Dec 2018 15:19:00 +0200 506673 1544016096 1544015940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770513_resized_saexpressaircraft20101022.jpg 511 287 South Africa's average port tariffs to fall 6 pct next year – regulator http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-average-port-tariffs-to-fall-6-pct-next-year-regulator-2018-12-05 Reuters PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:16:00 +0200 506654 1544012230 1544012160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Imperial Logistics targets growth outside SA, adding global freight management capabilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-logistics-targets-growth-outside-sa-adding-global-freight-management-capabilities-2018-12-04 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Tue, 04 Dec 2018 10:36:00 +0200 506459 1543933630 1543912560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770074_resized_mohammedakoojeeimperiallogistics20181022.jpg Mohammed Akoojee 511 287 Pollutec covers full spectrum of environmental industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pollutec-covers-full-spectrum-of-environmental-industry-2018-12-03 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:12:00 +0200 506401 1543847448 1543846320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769990_resized_pollutecoceanpollution2tasneembulbulia1120181022.jpg Display depicting ocean pollution 511 287 Airbus unveils first base for its very high altitude UAV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-unveils-first-base-for-its-very-high-altitude-uav-2018-12-03 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:10:00 +0200 506385 1543846895 1543842600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769947_resized_webuavzephyrlarge101022.jpg An artist’s impression of a Zephyr S flying in the stratosphere 511 287 Transnet to modify operating model, corporate structure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-to-modify-operating-model-corporate-structure-2018-12-03 Marleny Arnoldi FREIGHT Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:19:00 +0200 506371 1543839777 1543839540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769929_resized_taumorwe206131022duane.jpg Transnet acting group CE Tau Morwe 511 287 Swifambo loses SCA bid to retain R3.5bn 'tall trains' PRASA tender http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/swifambo-loses-sca-bid-to-retain-r35bn-tall-trains-prasa-tender-2018-11-30 News24Wire RAIL Fri, 30 Nov 2018 14:05:00 +0200 506264 1543580205 1543579500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Afreximbank ropes in Russian companies to invest in railway projects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afreximbank-ropes-in-russian-companies-to-invest-in-railway-projects-in-africa-2018-11-30 African News Agency RAIL Fri, 30 Nov 2018 12:47:00 +0200 506256 1543574937 1543574820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Saldanha iron-ore rail line to remain shut until Dec 9 after truck accident http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-expects-two-week-halt-of-rail-activity-along-saldanha-iron-ore-line-2018-11-30 Creamer Media Reporter RAIL Fri, 30 Nov 2018 11:59:00 +0200 506246 1543583533 1543571940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ACSA appoints interim CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acsa-appoints-interim-ceo-2018-11-30 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:55:00 +0200 506199 1543565232 1543564500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769633_resized_bongiwembomvuactingceoofacsa1022.jpg ACSA acting CEO Bongiwe Mbomvu 511 287 'Gigaba lied to Parliament over SAA financials', commission hears http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gigaba-lied-to-parliament-over-saa-financials-commission-hears-2018-11-30 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:38:00 +0200 506191 1543587829 1543563480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Company unlocks trade corridors through vessels business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-unlocks-trade-corridors-through-vessels-business-2018-11-30 Zandile Mavuso Transport Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504996 1543237342 1543528800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0