Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:30:35 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Railway industry to develop new roadmap towards Fourth Industrial Revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/railway-industry-to-develop-new-roadmap-towards-fourth-industrial-revolution-2018-04-18 Simone Liedtke RAIL Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:44:00 +0200 484296 1524048378 1524048240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 St Helena's cherished lifeline ship to return as anti-piracy armoury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/st-helenas-cherished-lifeline-ship-to-return-as-anti-piracy-armoury-2018-04-18 Reuters PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:27:00 +0200 484279 1524045250 1524043620 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720794_resized_rmssthelenareuters1022.jpg RMS St Helena 511 287 R360m Admin Craft Basin opens opportunities for growth at Port of Ngqura http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r360m-admin-craft-basin-opens-opportunities-for-growth-at-port-of-ngqura-2018-04-18 Simone Liedtke PORTS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:57:00 +0200 484276 1524042003 1524041820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720771_resized_portsconstructionadmincraftbasinconstructionsite042018transnetnationalportsauthority1022.jpg The completed Admin Craft Basin (ACB), in the Port of Ngqura, is valued at R360-million 511 287 Imperial CEO resigns after court ruling over employee dismissal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-ceo-resigns-after-court-ruling-over-employee-dismissal-2018-04-18 Reuters LOGISTICS Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:51:00 +0200 484258 1524048400 1524037860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 R90m Bronkhorstspruit road project completed ahead of schedule http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r90m-bronkhorstspruit-road-project-completed-ahead-of-schedule-2018-04-17 African News Agency ROADS Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:35:00 +0200 484210 1523975837 1523975700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Those who can afford to pay for toll roads, must pay – Nzimande http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/those-who-can-afford-to-pay-for-toll-roads-must-pay-nzimande-2018-04-17 News24Wire TRANSPORT Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:31:00 +0200 484175 1523968402 1523968260 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720576_resized_bladenzimande210220115duane.jpg Transport Minister Blade Nzimande 511 287 Ride-hailing kilometres predicted to grow dramatically to 2030 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ride-hailing-kilometres-predicted-to-grow-dramatically-to-2030-2018-04-17 Irma Venter MOBILITY Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:23:00 +0200 484172 1523968027 1523967780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720568_resized_ubertransportcellphoneapp1022reuters.jpg 511 287 SAA awarded 4-Star Skytrax ranking for 16th consecutive year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-awarded-4-star-skytrax-ranking-for-16th-consecutive-year-2018-04-17 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:08:00 +0200 484143 1523960017 1523959680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720476_resized_saaa3303001022.jpg South African Airways' A330-300 airbus 511 287 Everything a priority at PRASA except safe rail transport – Nzimande http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/everything-a-priority-at-prasa-except-safe-rail-transport-nzimande-2018-04-17 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:54:00 +0200 484133 1523959766 1523958840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Nationwide bus strike to start on Wednesday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nationwide-bus-strike-to-start-on-wednesday-2018-04-17 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:20:00 +0200 484065 1523946147 1523946000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Detailed design phase for R200m Durban cruise terminal to start this month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/detailed-design-phase-for-r200m-durban-cruise-terminal-to-start-this-month-2018-04-16 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:00:00 +0200 484017 1523889733 1523883600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720181_resized_tnpathetugstugelaandmkuzedoingacelebratorytugsprayintheportofdurban160420181022.jpg 511 287 New regional manager wants to extend Sanral’s cooperation with roads industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-regional-manager-wants-to-extend-sanrals-cooperation-with-roads-industry-2018-04-16 Simone Liedtke ROADS Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:16:00 +0200 484002 1523885606 1523880960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720203_resized_roadsprogresshlahlaregionalmanagernorthernregion042018sanral1022.jpg New manager for Sanral’s Northern Region Progress Hlahla 511 287 Alstom-led consortium to build complete driverless light metro system for Montreal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alstom-led-consortium-to-build-complete-driverless-light-metro-system-for-montreal-2018-04-13 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:35:00 +0200 483900 1523630252 1523630100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719929_resized_montrealcanada0420181022.jpg Montreal, Canada 511 287 Nzimande appoints new PRASA board, acting CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-appoints-new-prasa-board-acting-ceo-2018-04-13 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:42:00 +0200 483888 1523627124 1523626920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719907_resized_khanyisilekweyamaangloamericanexecutivedirectorouthafricakhanyisilekweyama1022.jpg PRASA chairperson Khanyisile Kweyama 511 287 New rope transforms towing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lankhorsts-new-lankonect-rope-transforms-towing-2018-04-13 Donald Makhafola Transport Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482450 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716774_resized_lankhorstropelankonect03181022.jpg MARITIME ROPES Longer lasting Lankonect ropes give vessel operators a clear competitive edge 511 287 UK project could halve titanium parts production costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-defence-and-civil-technology-project-could-cut-titanium-parts-production-costs-by-half-2018-04-13 Rebecca Campbell Science & technology Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482848 1523343198 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 State-owned model leaves commercial airlines struggling to compete http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/state-owned-model-leaves-commercial-airlines-struggling-to-compete-2018-04-12 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Thu, 12 Apr 2018 16:43:00 +0200 483787 1523546187 1523544180 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 SAA fills critical skills gap with key appointments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-fills-critical-skills-gap-with-key-appointments-2018-04-12 Anine Kilian AVIATION Thu, 12 Apr 2018 16:18:00 +0200 483778 1523545718 1523542680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trade union Solidarity believes business rescue essential to save SAA; other unions strongly ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-union-solidarity-believes-business-rescue-essential-to-save-saa-other-unions-strongly-disagree-2018-04-12 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:31:00 +0200 483742 1523545361 1523539860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719585_resized_saabiofuel207161022duane.jpg 511 287 Investment in Africa’s ports, shipping sector can accelerate economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investment-in-africas-ports-shipping-sector-can-accelerate-economic-growth-2018-04-12 African News Agency PORTS & SHIPPING Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:53:00 +0200 483684 1523530501 1523530380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Zimbabwe government buys Boeing planes, leases them to new airline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-government-buys-boeing-planes-leases-them-to-new-airline-2018-04-12 Reuters AVIATION Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:31:00 +0200 483655 1523525523 1523525460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 TNPA presents strategy to improve transformation at Island View Precinct http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-presents-strategy-to-improve-transformation-at-island-view-precinct-2018-04-12 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:09:00 +0200 483600 1523529939 1523516940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719469_resized_actingdurbanportmanagernokuzolankowane110420181022.jpg TNPA acting Durban port manager Nokuzola Nkowane 511 287 Boeing wins a trifecta of commercial aircraft orders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-wins-a-trifecta-of-commercial-aircraft-orders-2018-04-11 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:51:00 +0200 483550 1523455694 1523454660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719274_resized_boeing7771022bloomberg.jpg A Boeing 777 (in airliner configuration) 511 287 International airline body calls for greater cooperation within Africa regarding aviation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-airline-body-calls-for-greater-cooperation-within-africa-regarding-aviation-2018-04-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:17:00 +0200 483411 1523363834 1523362620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 East London dry dock hosts SA Agulhas for maintenance lay-up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/east-london-dry-dock-hosts-sa-agulhas-for-maintenance-lay-up-2018-04-09 Simone Liedtke PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 09 Apr 2018 16:45:00 +0200 483318 1523285407 1523285100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718756_resized_marinescienceeastlondonprincesselizabeth20420181022.jpg The SA Agulhas is back in the now-refurbished Port of East London’s Princess Elizabeth dry dock, with improved facilities, for her lay-up maintenance plan after her previous visit in 2013 511 287 Urban soccer sculpture wins PPC Imaginarium Awards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/urban-soccer-sculpture-wins-ppc-imaginarium-awards-2018-04-09 Marleny Arnoldi EMERGING CREATIVES Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:28:00 +0200 483305 1523280971 1523280480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718728_resized_ppcimaginariumchrissoalimposedstructuretothedetrimentofthemembers0420181022.jpg Chris Soal's sculpture titled Imposed Structure to the Detriment of the Members 511 287 ATNS offers air traffic management bursaries to matriculants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atns-offers-air-traffic-management-bursaries-to-matriculants-2018-04-09 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:00:00 +0200 483300 1523279023 1523278800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trade union to seek to put SAA into business rescue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-union-to-seek-to-put-saa-into-business-rescue-2018-04-09 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 09 Apr 2018 11:37:00 +0200 483272 1523268024 1523266620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718645_resized_saa1022reuters2.jpg 511 287 Airport business model under threat globally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/globally-airports-business-model-under-threat-while-locally-commercial-aviation-sector-continues-modest-recovery-2018-04-06 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482129 1522737162 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Skid steer loaders maintain popularity in projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skid-steer-loaders-maintain-their-popularity-in-construction-projects-2018-02-16 Marleny Arnoldi Transport Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476967 1522828889 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704612_resized_casesrseriesskidsteerloadercivilengineeringconstruction20181022.jpg CASE IN POINT CASE Construction South Africa’s skid steer loaders have advanced features for improved performance, enhanced productivity and increased operator comfort 511 287 Need for crane depends on bridge design and location http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-cranes-depends-on-bridge-design-and-location-2018-04-06 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475365 1522828949 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700977_resized_ltm175091hydraulicmobilecrane112017concordcranes1022.jpg SHOWCASING CRANE CAPABILITIES The Mthatha River bridge project served as the maiden project for the heavy-lift capabilities of the 750 t hydraulic crane 511 287 Company resupplies machine stock to keep S. African market supplied http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-resupplies-machine-stock-to-keep-s-african-market-supplied-2018-04-06 Victor Moolman Transport Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482766 1522997139 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Iata reports strong global passenger demand for February http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-reports-strong-global-passenger-demand-for-february-2018-04-05 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Thu, 05 Apr 2018 16:52:00 +0200 483095 1522939996 1522939920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Aarto Amendment Bill changes ‘legally flawed’ – Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aarto-amendment-bill-changes-legally-flawed-outa-2018-04-05 Anine Kilian ROADS Thu, 05 Apr 2018 12:23:00 +0200 483024 1522924695 1522923780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kenyan fund targets $15m green bond for water projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyan-fund-targets-15m-green-bond-for-water-projects-2018-04-04 Reuters WATER Wed, 04 Apr 2018 14:37:00 +0200 482901 1522845718 1522845420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 JRA starts R30m road rehabilitation on M2 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-starts-r30m-road-rehabilitation-on-m2-2018-04-04 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Wed, 04 Apr 2018 12:14:00 +0200 482883 1522836979 1522836840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rain could bring on more sinkholes in Gauteng, say officials http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rain-could-bring-on-more-sinkholes-in-gauteng-say-officials-2018-04-03 News24Wire ROADS Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:52:00 +0200 482721 1522740599 1522738320 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0