Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:11:14 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 SAA granted interdict against striking cabin crew http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-granted-interdict-against-striking-cabin-crew-2017-04-26 News24Wire AVIATION Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:07:00 +0200 450631 1493211178 1493208420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 SAA pleads with customers to ‘bear with it’ as cabin crew strike intensifies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-cabin-crews-embark-on-strike-over-meal-allowance-2017-04-26 African News Agency AVIATION Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:55:00 +0200 450545 1493202821 1493200500 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Metrobus implements improved operating hours on OR Tambo-Joburg CBD route http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrobus-implements-improved-operating-hours-on-or-tambo-joburg-cbd-route-2017-04-25 African News Agency PUBLIC TRANSPORT Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:29:00 +0200 450496 1493124968 1493123340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SAA, Hawaiian Airlines strike deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-hawaiian-airlines-strike-deal-2017-04-25 African News Agency AVIATION Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:02:00 +0200 450489 1493123641 1493121720 1495663200 African News Agency 0 0 Construction of M1 Oxford, Federation bridges to enter final phase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-of-m1-oxford-federation-bridges-to-enter-final-phase-2017-04-24 Anine Kilian INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:33:00 +0200 450416 1493044631 1493044380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644335_resized_m1construction04171022cm.jpg 511 287 Syrah awards logistics contract to Grindrod http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/syrah-signs-logistics-contract-at-balama-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel MINING SERVICES Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:12:00 +0200 450318 1493035779 1493017920 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 TNPA appoints new port managers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-appoints-new-port-managers-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt PORTS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:51:00 +0200 450296 1492786390 1492786260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 E-toll compliance low, can distance-based charging be a solution? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-toll-compliance-low-can-distance-based-charging-be-a-solution-2017-04-21 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:54:00 +0200 450267 1492779395 1492779240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643898_resized_gfipsanraletolletagbuilding05121022duane.jpg 511 287 Easter road death toll increases by 51% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/easter-road-death-toll-increases-by-51-2017-04-21 News24Wire ROAD SAFETY Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:42:00 +0200 450228 1492780222 1492764120 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Nigerian finance minister says country needs to tap its non-oil revenues 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Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448495 1492694086 1492725600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639286_resized_skyhillheavyengineeringenthusiasticworkers032017hydraarc1022.jpg IN-HOUSE PROJECTS Fabrication and refurbishment projects are executed from the engineering to transportation stages 511 287 Local equipment supplier upgrades product offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-equipment-supplier-upgrades-product-offering-2017-04-21 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448411 1492759625 1492725600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639070_resized_mecliftml1812rseriesvariablereachtrucksforheavylifting032017bltsajpg1022.jpg ML1812R MECLIFT The variable-reach truck is designed for swift, efficient and safe handling of heavy loads in diverse industries 511 287 New concept crane being developed 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2017 00:00:00 +0200 447981 1491472427 1492120800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637775_resized_mobicontwotower2tministraddlecarrierbltsa3171022.jpg COMPACT CONTAINER CARRIER The Mobicon 2T can carry containers safely inside a building, and under awnings to save operation time 511 287 Dredging of Port of Maputo access channel completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ports-2017-04-14 Irma Venter PORTS Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448315 1491472428 1492120800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Growth in laser gas noted by company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strides-in-gases-for-laser-cutting-and-welding-processes-2017-04-14 Tasneem Bulbulia Transport Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448015 1491472427 1492120800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000637846_resized_lasertechnologyafroxlindeprlaser1613626584032017jpg1022.jpg CUTTING EDGE Afrox started penetrating the laser cutting market around 2005 and its growth in this field and of the market share for laser cutting has dramatically increased since then 511 287 Laser-coding guide dispels misconceptions, enhances technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-coding-guide-dispels-misconceptions-enhances-technology-2017-04-14 Tasneem Bulbulia Transport Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448215 1491472427 1492120800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000638442_resized_lasertechnologypackmarkc350smartlase0320171022.jpg CODING SOLUTION SmartLase is a laser-coding technology engineered by Markem-Imaje, designed to specifically meet the challenge faced on the fastest production lines 511 287 New laser source expands possibilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-laser-source-expands-possibilities-2017-04-14 Tasneem Bulbulia Transport Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447969 1491472426 1492120800 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