Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Tue, 27 Jun 2017 03:50:02 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Musina Intermodal Terminal to improve cross-border trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/musina-intermodal-terminal-to-improve-cross-border-trade-2017-06-26 Schalk Burger LOGISTICS Mon, 26 Jun 2017 21:16:00 +0200 456630 1498506058 1498504560 99999999999 Bianca Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659658_resized_robdavies4samanthaherbst1022june2017.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies inspecting the Musina Intermodal Terminal at the opening on Monday 511 287 Global aviation industry increasing focus on cyber threats http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-aviation-industry-increasing-focus-on-cyber-threats-2017-06-23 Keith Campbell AVIATION Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:58:00 +0200 456430 1498213951 1498208280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659117_resized_ortambointernationalairportacsa510220814duane.jpg Cybersecurity is a major concern for the global aviation industry 511 287 Data is the new currency in manufacturing sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-is-the-new-currency-in-manufacturing-sector-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Transport Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454873 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655404_resized_automatedmanufacturingkrisztianbocsibloomberg20171022.jpg AUTOMATED MANUFACTURING Cognitive technology is advancing, especially in the automotive manufacturing sector 511 287 Expansion ensures greater manufacturing capability for Hydra-Arc http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expansion-ensures-greater-manufacturing-capability-for-hydra-arc-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Transport Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454803 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655226_resized_beaconofhopecomanywebsitedateunknown1022.jpg BEACON OF HOPE Mshiniwami trainees do practical training by assisting with the less complex welds on Hydra- Arc’s water tank projects, helping water-scarce rural communities 511 287 Infrastructure development key to accelerating growth, Gama avers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrialisation-infrastructure-development-to-accelerate-economic-growth-gama-2017-06-23 Mia Breytenbach INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454783 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655176_resized_transnetceosiyabongagama0620171022.jpg SIYABONGA GAMA We need to make sure that Africa’s share of global trade continues to grow 511 287 Initiative addresses barriers to expand aerospace manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/initiative-addresses-barriers-to-expand-aerospace-manufacturing-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Transport Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454720 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655022_resized_toinfinitycumulusa330a350xwba380airtoair21022.jpg TO INFINITY European aircraft manufacturer Airbus plays an important role in the world’s aerospace manufacturing industry 511 287 Italian forged railway products group makes R200m SA investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-2017-06-23 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455177 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Local defence sector seeks strategic support from government http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-defence-sector-needs-strategic-support-from-government-and-concerned-about-future-of-denel-2017-06-23 Keith Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455001 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 ‘Stifling legislation’ preventing SA drones industry from gaining altitude http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drones-laws-hindering-rapidly-expanding-drones-industry-2017-06-23 Dylan Slater DRONES Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455043 1497949039 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657853_resized_drone.jpg 511 287 Transnet denies claim that no CSR locomotives made in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-denies-claim-that-no-csr-locomotives-made-in-south-africa-2017-06-21 Terence Creamer RAIL ENGINEERING Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:15:00 +0200 456186 1498053250 1498050900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658431_resized_transnetelectriclocomotiveproductionkoedoespoort40315duane1022.jpg 511 287 Ansys outperforms in tough FY17 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ansys-outperforms-in-tough-fy17-2017-06-21 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:51:00 +0200 456178 1498050270 1498049460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Competition Commission prohibits two separate mergers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-prohibits-two-separate-mergers-2017-06-21 Megan van Wyngaardt COMPETITION MATTERS Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:27:00 +0200 456159 1498043033 1498040820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Iata forecasts strong growth in South African air traffic and cites its role in the economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-forecasts-strong-growth-in-south-african-air-traffic-and-cites-its-role-in-the-economy-2017-06-20 Keith Campbell AVIATION Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:13:00 +0200 456043 1497965170 1497964380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658075_resized_ortambointernationalairportjohannesburg410220714duane.jpg OR Tambo is South Africa’s busiest airport 511 287 Institute of Directors guns for SAA chair, Dudu Myeni http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-of-directors-guns-for-saa-chair-dudu-myeni-2017-06-20 African News Agency AVIATION Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:42:00 +0200 455974 1497957986 1497948120 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SAA to implement turnaround plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-to-implement-turnaround-plan-2017-06-20 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:25:00 +0200 455968 1497960346 1497947100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657885_resized_musazwane210220115duane.jpg South African Airways acting CEO Musa Zwane 511 287 Chapman’s Peak drive closed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chapmans-peak-drive-closed-2017-06-19 Anine Kilian ROADS Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:07:00 +0200 455908 1497882611 1497881220 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 GE signs $575m agreement to supply locomotives to Egyptian National Railways http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ge-signs-575m-agreement-to-supply-locomotives-to-egyptian-national-railways-2017-06-19 Anine Kilian RAIL Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:13:00 +0200 455886 1497878620 1497877980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Proposed new version of A380 SuperJumbo unveiled http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proposed-new-version-of-a380-superjumbo-unveiled-2017-06-19 Keith Campbell AEROSPACE Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:33:00 +0200 455825 1497885842 1497864780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657536_resized_image001.jpg Airbus’ flight test A380 fitted with the new winglets 511 383 Africa should embrace private sector infrastructure investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-should-embrace-private-sector-infrastructure-investment-2017-06-19 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:10:00 +0200 455802 1497859929 1497859800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657479_resized_railtracks101141022duane.jpg 511 287 Company aims for positive impact on environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-aims-for-positive-impact-on-environment-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454103 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local airline announces new routes after public survey http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-airline-announces-new-routes-while-new-cape-town-runway-gets-key-approval-2017-06-16 Keith Campbell Aviation Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454395 1497253649 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Municipality reduces GHG by using buses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-johannesburg-municipality-aims-to-reduce-ghg-using-green-bus-fleet-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454009 1497253646 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Need for business to safeguard and support environmental protection initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-business-to-safeguard-and-support-environmental-protection-initiatives-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455401 1497855448 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656500_resized_bailedwaste062017interwaste1022.jpg REWARDING BENEFITS By obtaining green accreditation, businesses are recognised and can be rewarded for the role they play in protecting the environment 511 287 Need for environmental awareness in growing industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-environmental-awareness-in-construction-industry-growing-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453970 1497253646 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Rocket technology idea wins Global Impact Challenge Award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/asteroid-mining-idea-wins-global-impact-challenge-award-2017-06-16 Mia Breytenbach INNOVATION Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454229 1497253650 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653798_resized_singularitysaglobalimpactchallengejonathanlun0620171022.jpg JONATHAN LUN My idea is to use . . . a vacuum arc thruster, that consumes asteroid metal as fuel to achieve industrial-scale transport of mined asteroid material 511 286 Several Green trends expected to emerge this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-can-expect-strengthening-trend-this-year-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453950 1497258359 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653071_resized_victorbouguenonmarketingmanager052017afrisam1022.jpg VICTOR BOUGUENON Trends include South Africa’s property and construction players committing to greener practices 511 287 Minister of transport slams taxi protest http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minister-of-transport-slams-taxi-protest-2017-06-15 African News Agency PUBLIC TRANSPORT Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:24:00 +0200 455610 1497518757 1497518640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Gauteng commuters to be stranded as taxi operators march http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-commuters-to-be-stranded-as-taxi-operators-march-2017-06-14 African News Agency PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:46:00 +0200 455535 1497507613 1497451560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Africa’s rail development key to growth in intra-Africa trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-rail-development-key-to-growth-in-intra-africa-trade-2017-06-14 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:08:00 +0200 455502 1497446341 1497445680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Global business aviation group offering drone services in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-business-aviation-group-offering-drone-services-in-africa-2017-06-14 Keith Campbell AVIATION Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:49:00 +0200 455461 1497507452 1497433740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656663_resized_gavinkiggen1022.jpg ExecuJet Aviation Africa Director Gavin Kiggen 511 287 Funding a thorny issue as GMA pushes for Gautrain expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/funding-a-thorny-issue-as-gma-pushes-for-gautrain-expansion-2017-06-14 Creamer Media Reporter RAIL Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:14:00 +0200 455444 1497450626 1497431640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656624_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69446_2017-06-14_secondtak__en_-_hd_web.mp445302909Funding a thorny issue as GMA pushes for Gautrain expansion Funding a thorny issue as GMA pushes for Gautrain expansion ‘Not one’ CSR locomotive made in South Africa, economic research group claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/not-one-csr-locomotive-made-in-south-africa-economic-research-group-claims-2017-06-14 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL POLICY Wed, 14 Jun 2017 08:50:00 +0200 455392 1497423276 1497423000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656477_resized_transnettfrcsrzelcclass20elocomotivepyramidsouthdepot410221113duane.jpeg 511 287 More Metrorail delays after delayed Cape Town trains torched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metrorail-commuters-go-on-rampage-at-ctown-station-following-major-delays-2017-06-13 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:55:00 +0200 455261 1497351369 1497351300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Sanral sets Outa straight on toll collection claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-sets-outa-straight-on-toll-collection-claims-2017-06-12 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:49:00 +0200 455210 1497276140 1497275340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sanral receives fraction of Gauteng tolls income – Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-receives-fraction-of-gauteng-tolls-income-outa-2017-06-12 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Mon, 12 Jun 2017 11:05:00 +0200 455127 1497261092 1497258300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655958_resized_gfipsanraletolln12wtrafficaroads305121022duane.jpg 511 287 AARTO staff embark on strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aarto-staff-embark-on-strike-2017-06-12 African News Agency ROADS Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:39:00 +0200 455100 1497263377 1497256740 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Tanzania signs $154m contract with Chinese firm to expand main port http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-signs-154m-contract-with-chinese-firm-to-expand-main-port-2017-06-12 Reuters PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 12 Jun 2017 08:36:00 +0200 455053 1497252831 1497249360 1499810400 Reuters 0 0