Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Sun, 22 Oct 2017 22:29:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Group Five says Greenbay offer to lapse http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-says-greenbay-offer-to-lapse-2017-10-20 Creamer Media Reporter CONSTRUCTION Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:45:00 +0200 468482 1508510799 1508510700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TNPA progresses multibillion-rand investment in East London port http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-progresses-multibillion-rand-investment-in-east-london-port-2017-10-20 Creamer Media Reporter INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:26:00 +0200 468471 1508502908 1508502360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Flights are going to get a lot more bumpy, says new research http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flights-are-going-to-get-a-lot-more-bumpy-says-new-research-2017-10-20 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:35:00 +0200 468458 1508495934 1508495700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686448_resized_boeingl1022.jpg 511 287 Latest Airbus airliner type makes first flight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/latest-airbus-airliner-type-makes-first-flight-2017-10-20 Keith Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:10:00 +0200 468455 1508496290 1508494200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686436_resized_a33oneotakeoff1022.jpg The first A330neo, an A330-900, takes off for the first time 511 287 Pilot strike at South Africa's low-cost Mango airline ends after wage deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pilot-strike-at-south-africas-low-cost-mango-airline-ends-after-wage-deal-2017-10-20 Reuters AVIATION Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:43:00 +0200 468430 1508485463 1508485380 1511128800 Reuters 0 0 Japan govt wants to get actively involved in Kobe Steel issue – trade minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japan-govt-wants-to-get-actively-involved-in-kobe-steel-issue-trade-minister-2017-10-20 Reuters STEEL Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:04:00 +0200 468418 1508484612 1508483040 1511128800 Reuters 0 0 Gautrain chief on the four pillars of a successful transport megaproject http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/successful-transport-infrastructure-megaprojects-rest-on-four-legs-gautrain-chief-2017-10-20 Keith Campbell Infrastructure Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467251 1508223555 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 IDC will invest in infrastructure that unlocks industrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-idc-is-committed-to-investing-in-infrastructure-2017-10-20 Keith Campbell Infrastructure – 1 Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467285 1508223555 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Local gas company trials diesel dual-fuel kits on long-haul trucks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-gas-company-trials-ddf-kits-on-long-haul-trucks-2017-10-20 Mia Breytenbach GAS FUEL Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467136 1508244275 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683414_resized_gastetra4truckconversion0820171022.jpg SAVINGS PURSUIT Indicative results can play a role in the development of an alternative cost-saving methodology for fleet owners and in pursuing and encouraging fleet optimisation 511 287 Hydraulics scope for vessel project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/full-scope-of-hydraulics-provided-for-monumental-sea-vessel-project-2017-10-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Transport Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466620 1508223553 1508450400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682183_resized_hydraulicspneumaticshytec4521mvssnujomasm0920171022.jpg SHIPPING IT Hytec was responsible for all hydraulics pertaining to the mv SS Nujoma’s heave compensation system, launch and recovery system and the world-first advanced sub-sea sampling system called Seabed Tool 511 287 SA transport tech firm aims to expand into rest of continent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-2017-10-20 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467237 1508223554 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BAIC implementing catch-up strategy to meet 2018 Coega deadline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/baic-implements-catch-up-strategy-to-accelerate-factory-construction-to-meet-2018-deadline-2017-10-20 Dylan Slater Automotive Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467307 1508223555 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683794_resized_baicsafactory2092017dylancopyfotor.jpg PORT ELIZABETH FACTORY In the foreground of the newly completed steel superstructure are BAIC vehicles that will be available in South Africa once production reaches full capacity 511 287 Zuma unveils OR Tambo statue in commemoration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-unveils-or-tambo-statue-in-commemoration-2017-10-19 Sane Dhlamini POLITICS Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:55:00 +0200 468368 1508421323 1508417700 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686182_resized_ortambocommemorationjacobzuma20171022duane.jpg Jacob Zuma, members of the Tambo family & government officials 511 287 Japan transport ministry considering checks of cars, trains using Kobe Steel products – Kyodo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japan-transport-ministry-considering-checks-of-cars-trains-using-kobe-steel-products-kyodo-2017-10-19 Reuters STEEL Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:27:00 +0200 468361 1508416101 1508416020 1511042400 Reuters 0 0 FBI opens investigation into South Africa's Guptas – FT http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fbi-opens-investigation-into-south-africas-guptas-ft-2017-10-19 Reuters STATE CAPTURE Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:52:00 +0200 468331 1508408337 1508406720 1511042400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686074_resized_atulgupta101111022duane.jpg Atul Gupta 511 287 Cabinet replaces Zuma ally as head of national airline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-replaces-zuma-ally-as-head-of-national-airline-enca-2017-10-19 Reuters AVIATION Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:54:00 +0200 468276 1508398459 1508396040 1511042400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685931_resized_dudumyeni10161022duane.jpg Former SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71557_new_appointments_to_the_board_of_south_african_airways.pdf173457To download a copy of National Treasury's announcement of the new SAA board, click here. 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Europe aviation agency advises suspending use of Kobe Steel products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/europe-aviation-agency-advises-suspending-use-of-kobe-steel-products-2017-10-18 Reuters AVIATION Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:17:00 +0200 468181 1508415632 1508329020 1510956000 Reuters 0 0 Mango strike continues, Solidarity and airline resume wage talks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mango-strike-continues-solidarity-and-airline-resume-wage-talks-2017-10-18 African News Agency AVIATION Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:05:00 +0200 468168 1508320574 1508313900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Key witnesses in State capture inquiry will need to face the music, warns parliamentary ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/key-witnesses-in-state-capture-inquiry-will-need-to-face-the-music-warns-parliamentary-committee-chair-2017-10-17 Kim Cloete STATE CAPTURE Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:27:00 +0200 468092 1508253172 1508250420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685561_resized_coaltruck1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 PIC has not ruled out investing in SAA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-has-not-ruled-out-investing-in-saa-2017-10-17 Reuters AVIATION Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:31:00 +0200 468045 1508238926 1508236260 1510869600 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685376_resized_saatechnical210220215duane.jpg 511 287 PRASA says it’s on top of security problems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-says-its-on-top-of-security-problems-2017-10-17 News24Wire RAIL Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:32:00 +0200 467994 1508239277 1508225520 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Greenbay makes R1.6bn offer for Group Five’s European assets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greenbay-makes-r16bn-offer-for-group-fives-european-assets-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:31:00 +0200 467845 1508493289 1508142660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685015_resized_road210220515duane.jpg 511 287 Mango airline pilots go on strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mango-airline-pilots-go-on-strike-2017-10-16 African News Agency AVIATION Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:41:00 +0200 467814 1508136166 1508136060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Tears and joy on Britain’s St. Helena as 'world's most useless airport' finally opens http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tears-and-joy-on-britains-st-helena-as-worlds-most-useless-airport-finally-opens-2017-10-16 Reuters AVIATION Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:10:00 +0200 467807 1508493387 1508134200 1510783200 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684960_resized_sthelenaairportterminalbuilding1022.jpg 511 287 African airlines to incur $800m loss for 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-airlines-to-incur-800m-loss-for-2017-2017-10-13 Anine Kilian AVIATION Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:02:00 +0200 467787 1507905023 1507903320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa’s State-owned airlines underperforming http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-state-owned-airlines-underperforming-2017-10-13 Anine Kilian AVIATION Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:41:00 +0200 467781 1508137949 1507902060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ekurhuleni’s Harambee BRT to start limited service next week http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ekurhulenis-harambee-brt-to-start-limited-service-next-week-2017-10-13 Natasha Odendaal PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:34:00 +0200 467786 1507904444 1507901640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Aviation industry key to supporting tourism sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aviation-industry-key-to-supporting-tourism-sector-2017-10-13 Anine Kilian AVIATION Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:36:00 +0200 467763 1507899758 1507898160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SAA given brief reprieve on maturing debt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-given-brief-reprieve-on-maturing-debt-2017-10-13 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:03:00 +0200 467743 1507896743 1507896180 1510524000 Reuters 0 0 M1 final phase opening delayed by one week http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/m1-final-phase-opening-delayed-by-one-week-2017-10-13 Natasha Odendaal ROADS Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:54:00 +0200 467741 1507892420 1507892040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Urgent action required to address airline industry skills crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/urgent-action-required-to-address-airline-industry-skills-crisis-2017-10-13 Anine Kilian AVIATION Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:02:00 +0200 467720 1507888270 1507885320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Airbus says has not found any suppliers affected by Kobe scandal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-says-has-not-found-any-suppliers-affected-by-kobe-scandal-2017-10-13 Reuters AVIATION Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:51:00 +0200 467705 1507882175 1507881060 1510524000 Reuters 0 0 Boeing passenger jets have falsely-certified Kobe Steel products-source http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-passenger-jets-have-falsely-certified-kobe-steel-products-source-2017-10-13 Reuters STEEL Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:17:00 +0200 467675 1507876917 1507875420 1510524000 Reuters 0 0 Well-maintained equipment ensures market competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/well-maintained-equipment-way-to-stay-ahead-of-competitors-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465653 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680053_resized_theunsjburgermanagingdirector092017burmaplanthire1022.jpg THEUNS BURGER The proactive approach involves maintenance of a company’s equipment 511 287 Sanral overhauls procurement strategy in bid to facilitate transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roads-2017-10-13 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466646 1507616814 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Partnership creates complete truck stop service concept http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnership-creates-complete-truck-service-stop-concept-2017-10-13 Schalk Burger Freight Logistics Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466657 1507616815 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682237_resized_laserfasttrucktrailerwheelalignmentexxonmobilandmichelin60917duane1022.jpg TRUCK SERVICES The truck stop service station provides all major checks and services for heavy-duty vehicles during rest stops 511 287 Supplier aims to change industry mindset http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-supplier-aiming-to-change-industry-mindset-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Transport Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465941 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680768_resized_kubotau306miniexcavator092017smithpowerequipment1022.jpg COMPACT EXCAVATOR The 3 t Kubota U30-6 mini excavator from Smith Power Equipment a compact machine 511 287