Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Mon, 20 Aug 2018 13:46:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Uber says concerned over some proposed changes to transport law http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uber-says-concerned-over-some-proposed-changes-to-transport-law-2018-08-20 African News Agency TRANSPORT Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:48:00 +0200 496142 1534762538 1534762080 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Ethiopian Airways plans to rule Africa’s skies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopian-airways-plans-to-rule-africas-skies-2018-08-20 African News Agency AVIATION Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:56:00 +0200 496095 1534751853 1534751760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 State capture inquiry gets underway in Johannesburg http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/state-capture-inquiry-gets-underway-in-johannesburg-2018-08-20 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:43:00 +0200 496086 1534750642 1534747380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748019_resized_raymondzondosagov21022.jpg Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo 511 287 Get your house in order, MPs tell Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/get-your-house-in-order-mps-tell-transnet-2018-08-17-1 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:17:00 +0200 496073 1534515549 1534515420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Budget airline continues to refine its service and aircraft mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budget-airline-continues-to-refine-its-service-and-aircraft-mix-2018-08-17 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494995 1534227769 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Dachser South Africa driving excellence in road freight services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dachser-south-africa-driving-excellence-in-road-freight-services-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Transport Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493611 1534227762 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742524_resized_dachser07181022.jpg STRATEGIC GOAL Dachser South Africa’s aim is to ensure that logistics is tailored to meet clients’ specific requirements 511 287 GLTC offers fleet management system to protect bottom line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safeguarding-the-bottom-line-through-the-goscor-fleet-management-system-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Transport Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493958 1534227762 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743305_resized_goscorevm07181022.jpg ECONOMIC CHALLENGE Current tough operating and economic conditions are putting a strain on already constrained bottom lines 511 287 Interroll makes modular conveyor platform for logistics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/interroll-makes-modular-conveyor-platform-for-logistics-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Transport Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494059 1534227763 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743469_resized_interroll07181022.jpg FLEXIBLE ALTERNATIVE Interroll designed the critical components of our state-of-the-art conveyor platform to operate at temperatures as low as -30 °C 511 287 Company offers paper alternative to wooden and plastic pallets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-offers-paper-alternative-to-wooden-and-plastic-pallets-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Transport Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493580 1534227761 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742467_resized_kimmoboard07181022.jpg VISUAL RESEMBLANCE Honeycomb fibreboard technology takes its name from the visual resemblance to a bee’s honeycomb 511 287 Local company to introduce new plastic pallets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-to-introduce-new-plastic-pallets-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Transport Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493594 1534227762 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742494_resized_premierpallets1022.jpg NEW PRODUCT The plastic pallets were manufactured in South Africa SOURCE 511 287 New regulation increases interest in local industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-regulation-increases-interest-in-local-industry-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Transport Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493836 1534227762 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742877_resized_capetownimports0718bloomberg10222.jpg NEW REGULATION Companies are now required to declare their cargo conveyed to South Africa 24 hours prior to transportation 511 287 Fuel levy’s revenue-generating prowess to come under intense pressure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fast-forward-2018-08-17 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494994 1534235724 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746752_resized_fast.jpg 511 287 SA Express airline cleared to fly again http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-express-airline-cleared-to-fly-again-2018-08-16 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:45:00 +0200 495909 1534412976 1534412700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747573_resized_saexpressaircraft201010223.jpg A Bombardier CRJ700 of SA Express 511 287 Hawks investigate cases related to Gupta-loot worth more than R40bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hawks-investigate-cases-related-to-gupta-loot-worth-more-than-r40bn-2018-08-16 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:18:00 +0200 495838 1534404237 1534403880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Transnet signals intention to suspend CEO Gama http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-signals-intention-to-suspend-ceo-gama-2018-08-16-1 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:43:00 +0200 495820 1534401956 1534401780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747402_resized_siyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Gordhan announces whistleblower hotline to boost fight against corruption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shame-corporates-who-colluded-with-state-capture-into-paying-back-money-gordhan-2018-08-15 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:14:00 +0200 495758 1534400953 1534335240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747277_resized_pravingordhan09042018dylan1022.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Cable theft disrupts Metrorail's Joburg-Pretoria train service http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cable-theft-disrupts-metrorails-joburg-pretoria-train-service-2018-08-15 Reuters RAIL Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:48:00 +0200 495693 1534316550 1534315680 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rwanda and global airline body partner to improve air safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-and-global-airline-body-partner-to-improve-air-safety-2018-08-14 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:21:00 +0200 495648 1534255210 1534252860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747044_resized_kigaliairport1022.jpg Kigali International Airport, Rwanda 511 287 Ethiopia plans to build new airport in Oromia region – Fana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-plans-to-build-new-airport-in-oromia-region-fana-2018-08-14 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:32:00 +0200 495608 1534242839 1534242720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Samsa investigates loss of 13 cargo containers off Durban coast http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/samsa-investigates-loss-of-13-cargo-containers-off-durban-coast-2018-08-14 African News Agency PORTS & SHIPPING Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:25:00 +0200 495587 1534240507 1534235100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Kenya charges top officials with fraud over new $3bn railway http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-charges-top-officials-with-fraud-over-new-3bn-railway-2018-08-13 Reuters RAIL Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:43:00 +0200 495468 1534157066 1534156980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gautrain strike over after workers accept 8% wage offer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-workers-to-decide-on-monday-on-latest-wage-offer-2018-08-13 African News Agency TRANSPORT Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:15:00 +0200 495390 1534156937 1534155300 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Imperial to repurchase preference shares at R85 apiece http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-to-repurchase-preference-shares-at-r85-apiece-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:59:00 +0200 495423 1534153906 1534150740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Western Cape transport department says begins R29m roadworks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-department-says-begins-r29m-roadworks-2018-08-10 African News Agency ROADS Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:19:00 +0200 495284 1533910415 1533885540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Uber rival Taxify bets on motorcycles and rickshaws in East Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uber-rival-taxify-bets-on-motorcycles-and-rickshaws-in-east-africa-2018-08-10 Reuters TRANSPORT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:26:00 +0200 495259 1533882461 1533882360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Embraer’s new-generation airliner demonstrated in Africa, including South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embraers-new-generation-airliner-demonstrated-in-africa-including-south-africa-2018-08-10 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494343 1533535821 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 JRA reopens expanded asphalt plant to better meet city’s infrastructure needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-reopens-expanded-asphalt-plant-to-better-meet-citys-infrastructure-needs-2018-08-08 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0200 495212 1533758749 1533736800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746078_resized_jraasphaltplant0818dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Equites acquires Simba logistics facility in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equites-acquires-simba-logistics-facility-in-gauteng-2018-08-06 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY / LOGISTICS Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:31:00 +0200 494956 1533565979 1533565860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Low cost airline Fastjet makes further changes to its market offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/low-cost-airline-fastjet-makes-further-changes-to-its-market-offering-2018-08-06 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:13:00 +0200 494950 1533564988 1533564780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Western Cape lawmakers begin public hearings to regulate Uber http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-lawmakers-begin-public-hearings-to-regulate-uber-2018-08-06 African News Agency TRANSPORT Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:56:00 +0200 494929 1533563601 1533560160 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 EU asks WTO to certify it has removed Airbus subsidies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-asks-wto-to-certify-it-has-removed-airbus-subsidies-2018-08-06 Reuters AVIATION Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:14:00 +0200 494910 1533558773 1533557640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 R100 000 reward offered for info on Cape Town train fires http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r100-000-reward-offered-for-info-on-cape-town-train-fires-2018-08-06 News24Wire TRANSPORT Mon, 06 Aug 2018 08:32:00 +0200 494855 1533537630 1533537120 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Imperial expects up to 16% y/y increase in FY18 HEPS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-expects-up-to-16-yy-increase-in-fy18-heps-2018-08-03 Creamer Media Reporter LOGISTICS Fri, 03 Aug 2018 15:40:00 +0200 494833 1533304969 1533303600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UNTU says accepts CCMA’s offer to help resolve Gautrain wage dispute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-says-accepts-ccmas-offer-to-help-resolve-gautrain-wage-dispute-2018-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Fri, 03 Aug 2018 11:18:00 +0200 494767 1533308097 1533287880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745131_resized_gautrainbus104111022duane.jpg 511 287 JDA starts demolition works for new interchange in Wynberg http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jda-starts-demolition-works-for-new-interchange-in-wynberg-2018-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Fri, 03 Aug 2018 10:36:00 +0200 494759 1533286032 1533285360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745108_resized_wcroadwaorksconstructionoftherealignmentofthefisherhavenintersectionandturninglanes1022.jpg 511 287 R400m boost for small-scale fishing industry and tourism in W Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r400m-boost-for-small-scale-fishing-industry-and-tourism-in-w-cape-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Transport Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493037 1533019863 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741079_resized_harbourunderconstructioncoega08181022.jpg BEFORE THE PORT Coega port shows what the projects could look like 511 287 Maintaining Ngqura now easier and more cost effective http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintaining-ngqura-now-easier-and-more-cost-effective-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Transport Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493137 1533019864 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741353_resized_harbourngqura08181022.jpg GONE FISHING The specially modified truck can be used to fish tyres out of the water 511 287