Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Tue, 23 Oct 2018 16:20:05 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Intermodal transport systems vital for growth in South Africa, SADC region http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intermodal-transport-systems-vital-for-growth-in-south-africa-sadc-region-2018-10-23 Tasneem Bulbulia TRANSPORT Tue, 23 Oct 2018 16:00:00 +0200 502590 1540304336 1540303200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761966_resized_drismailvadi21022.jpg 511 287 There is room for more ride-hailing services, says Taxify country manager http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/there-is-room-for-more-ride-hailing-services-says-taxify-country-manager-2018-10-23 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:09:00 +0200 502556 1540298068 1540296540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761885_resized_3taxifyapp1022.jpg 511 287 Grindrod buys marine support services business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindrod-buys-marine-support-services-business-2018-10-23 Nadine James MARITIME Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:05:00 +0200 502555 1540300478 1540296300 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 enX considers possible sale of fleet management business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enx-considers-possible-sale-of-fleet-management-business-2018-10-22 Tasneem Bulbulia INDUSTRIAL Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:22:00 +0200 502428 1540214800 1540214520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gautrain expansion decision ‘not imminent’, warns MEC Vadi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-expansion-decision-not-imminent-warns-mec-vadi-2018-10-22 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:11:00 +0200 502389 1540203204 1540203060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761512_resized_gautrain110220314duane.jpg 511 287 Sanral’s strategy, transformation policy ready for Cabinet approval http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanrals-strategy-transformation-policy-ready-for-cabinet-approval-2018-11-22 Irma Venter ROADS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:14:00 +0200 502369 1540218344 1540199640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761487_resized_r510upgradesanral1022.jpg RULES OF THE RING Heavyweight contractors are not to box in the lightweight category, warns Sanral 511 287 Transnet removes Gama as CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siyabonga-gama-fired-as-transnet-ceo-2018-10-22-1 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:11:00 +0200 502337 1540201621 1540188660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761435_resized_siyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Data underpins urban growth in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-underpins-urban-growth-in-south-africa-2018-10-19 Simone Liedtke STATISTICS / URBAN GROWTH Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:50:00 +0200 502329 1539960686 1539960600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sanral, Wirtgen SA sign MoU to collaborate on construction development goals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-wirtgen-sa-sign-mou-to-collaborate-on-construction-development-goals-2018-10-19 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:22:00 +0200 502327 1539959307 1539958920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761421_resized_wirtgenroadandmineraltechnologieskaltfraese0220181022.jpg 511 287 ExecuJet to offer customers new experience with super versatile jet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-to-offer-customers-new-experience-with-super-versatile-jet-2018-10-19 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:09:00 +0200 502321 1539958715 1539958140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761415_resized_execujet102018simoneliedtke1022.jpg 511 287 Dutch solar road proves successful, moves on to heavy traffic road trial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dutch-solar-road-proves-successful-moves-on-to-heavy-traffic-road-trial-2018-10-19 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:42:00 +0200 502273 1539936222 1539934920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761315_resized_solarbikewaynetherlands201811022.jpg 511 287 Regional carrier SA Express continues to re-establish its route network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regional-carrier-sa-express-continues-to-re-establish-its-route-network-2018-10-19 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501296 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Electronification prompts data-based services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electronification-of-mobile-hydraulics-prompts-data-based-services-2018-10-19 Jessica Oosthuizen Transport Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500770 1539671137 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758314_resized_internetofthings10181022.jpg INTERNET OF THINGS An Internet of Things solution manages the transfer, processing and visualisation of measured data for PredictDrivetrain and NextGenSpec 511 287 Luxembourg Protocol can reshape African rail industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/luxembourg-protocol-can-reshape-african-rail-industry-2018-10-19 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500494 1539678550 1539900000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA-linked startup wins UK competition to build hyperloop-type solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-revolution-2018-10-19 Irma Venter TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501333 1539678398 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760514_resized_game.jpg 511 287 Sanral e-toll proposals are desperate threats – Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-e-toll-proposals-are-desperate-threats-outa-2018-10-17 Sashnee Moodley Transport Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:17:00 +0200 502068 1539782319 1539782220 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760881_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads305121022duane.jpg 511 287 More trains subject to manual authorisation due to signalling defects, MPs told http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-trains-subject-to-manual-authorisation-due-to-signalling-defects-mps-told-2018-10-17 African News Agency RAIL Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:09:00 +0200 502048 1539778229 1539778140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Cape Town e-bus rollout in limbo until Whitehead investigation wraps up end-2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-e-bus-rollout-in-limbo-until-whitehead-investigation-wraps-up-end-2018-2018-10-26 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:38:00 +0200 502031 1539786109 1539769080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760808_resized_mycitibydk9electric1022.jpg 511 287 EnviroServ returning to its roots following Shongweni malodour issue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enviroserv-returning-to-its-roots-following-shongweni-malodour-issue-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke WASTE MANAGEMENT / ENVIRONMENT Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:51:00 +0200 501952 1539694633 1539694260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760658_resized_wastemanagementshongwenilandfillaerialviewin2018102018enviroserv1022.jpg Shongweni landfill, in KwaZulu-Natal. 511 287 Messe München South Africa acquires Air Cargo India, Air Cargo Africa exhibitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/messe-mnchen-south-africa-acquires-air-cargo-india-air-cargo-africa-exhibitions-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke AVIATION EXHIBITIONS Tue, 16 Oct 2018 10:48:00 +0200 501901 1539679768 1539679680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ExecuJet welcomes first Pilatus PC-24 aircraft to its fleet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-welcomes-first-pilatus-pc-24-aircraft-to-its-fleet-2018-10-15 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:54:00 +0200 501835 1539763681 1539611640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760612_resized_execujet102018simoneliedtke1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76387_2018-10-15_execujet_blur.mp418341717Aviation company ExecuJet on Monday welcomed the first Pilatus PC-24 in Africa, to its premises based at Lanseria International Airport, in Johannesburg. Simone Liedtke reports. Video filming and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Aviation company ExecuJet on Monday welcomed the first Pilatus PC-24 in Africa, to its premises based at Lanseria International Airport, in Johannesburg. Simone Liedtke reports. Video filming and editing: Nicholas Boyd. TNPA tests helicopter service at Cape Town port http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-tests-helicopter-service-at-cape-town-port-2018-10-15 Simone Liedtke PORTS Mon, 15 Oct 2018 10:02:00 +0200 501755 1539593502 1539590520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa committed to African air transport liberalisation – Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-committed-to-african-air-transport-liberalisation-minister-2018-10-12 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:41:00 +0200 501709 1539353571 1539351660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760202_resized_bladenzimande10115duane1022.jpg Dr Blade Nzimande 511 287 Southern African airlines face losses and slow growth, says industry association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/southern-african-airlines-face-losses-and-slow-growth-says-industry-association-2018-10-12 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 12 Oct 2018 12:47:00 +0200 501683 1539346011 1539341220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760124_resized_airlinkejets0210222.jpg An Embraer E190 airliner of Airlink, one of AASA’s member airlines 511 287 Sierra Leone axes plan to build Chinese-funded airport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sierra-leone-axes-plan-to-build-chinese-funded-airport-2018-10-12 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 12 Oct 2018 11:18:00 +0200 501664 1539336269 1539335880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 New bitumen binding application introduced http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-new-bitumen-binding-application-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Transport Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499823 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756576_resized_constructioncolasmogale1018102323.jpg PAVING THE WAY The single truck needed to apply the Colbifibre 511 287 Opportunities abound for Italian entrepreneurs expanding into Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-abound-for-italian-entrepreneurs-wanting-to-expand-into-africa-2018-10-12 Shannon de Ryhove Transport Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499762 1539006441 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 ACSA reports fall in earnings in line with lower aeronautical charges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airports-company-reports-earnings-down-but-also-debt-down-2018-10-12 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500203 1539006444 1539295200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tellumat optimistic aerial surveillance system will fill gap in market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/astus-aerial-surveillance-system-to-tap-market-gap-tellumat-2018-10-12 Schalk Burger Aerial surveillance Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500364 1539006444 1539295200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Local constraints preventing SA civil aerospace firms from spreading wings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-civil-aerospace-industry-seeks-to-grow-2018-10-12 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500242 1539087888 1539295200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759180_resized_seeking.jpg 511 287 Rail to form backbone of South African transport, mobility by 2050 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-to-form-backbone-of-south-african-transport-mobility-by-2050-2018-10-11 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:25:00 +0200 501609 1539268321 1539267900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Transnet tests world’s longest manganese production train http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-tests-worlds-longest-manganese-production-train-soon-to-operationalise-2018-10-11 Marleny Arnoldi FREIGHT/MANGANESE Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:17:00 +0200 501606 1539330041 1539267420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cape vulture provides inspiration for homegrown vertical-axis wind turbine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-vulture-provides-inspiration-for-homegrown-vertical-axis-wind-turbine-2018-10-10 Creamer Media Reporter Transport Thu, 11 Oct 2018 14:39:00 +0200 501339 1539350881 1539261540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759760_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76345_2018-10-12_rer509-csir-turbine-hd_web.mp4144407295Cape vulture provides inspiration for homegrown vertical-axis wind turbine Cape vulture provides inspiration for homegrown vertical-axis wind turbine Funding to sustain road network insufficient – Sanral http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/funding-to-sustain-road-network-insufficient-sanral-2018-10-11 African News Agency Transport Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:59:00 +0200 501551 1539329824 1539259140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759818_resized_skhumbuzomacozoma210220117duane.jpg Sanral CEO Skhumbuzo Macozoma 511 287 Tribunal confirms R99m settlement between commission, K-Line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-confirms-r99m-settlement-between-commission-k-line-2018-10-10 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS Wed, 10 Oct 2018 16:27:00 +0200 501424 1539181679 1539181620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AAD 2018 aerospace and defence exhibition reports attendance figures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aad-2018-aerospace-and-defence-exhibition-reports-attendance-figures-2018-10-10 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace and Defence Wed, 10 Oct 2018 15:14:00 +0200 501407 1539177663 1539177240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759465_resized_aad20180918airbus1022.jpg Photo of AAD 2018, taken from an altitude of 500 km by an Airbus Pleiades satellite, on the first of the trade days (Airbus Defence and Space) 511 287 Vinci lays first kilometre of fully-recycled motorway http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vinci-lays-first-kilometre-of-fully-recycled-motorway-2018-10-10 Reuters ROADS Wed, 10 Oct 2018 12:13:00 +0200 501388 1539166509 1539166380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0