Engineering News | Water http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/water Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:14:15 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sanitaryware manufacturer on marketing road trip http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanitary-ware-truck-tour-under-way-2017-12-15 Nadine James Sanitaryware Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473196 1512994087 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696632_resized_africanprotourtrucklixil1022jpg.jpeg KEEP ON TRUCKING The newly built African Pro Tour Truck is in Bloemfontein and will be traveling to Cape Town in the new year 511 287 Water department recoups portion of R10.7bn municipal debt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-department-recoups-portion-of-r107bn-municipal-debt-2017-12-13 Natasha Odendaal WATER Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:27:00 +0200 473946 1513173203 1513171620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698223_resized_nomvulamokonyane1022duane.jpg Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane 511 287 CGS discovers fresh water resource in Beaufort West http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cgs-discovers-fresh-water-resource-in-beaufort-west-2017-12-13 African News Agency WATER Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:24:00 +0200 473848 1513147503 1513146240 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Day Zero moved forward as Cape Town water consumption increases to 'dangerous levels' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/day-zero-moved-forward-as-cape-town-water-consumption-increases-to-dangerous-levels-2017-12-13 News24Wire WATER Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:09:00 +0200 473840 1513147217 1513145340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698058_resized_watertap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 New JV to develop small-scale Zambian hydropower projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-jv-to-develop-small-scale-zambian-hydropower-projects-2017-12-12 Schalk Burger HYDROPOWER Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:37:00 +0200 473791 1513086656 1513082220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gift of the Givers to unveil aquifer project in drought-stricken Beaufort West http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gift-of-the-givers-to-unveil-aquifer-project-in-drought-stricken-beaufort-west-2017-12-11 News24Wire WATER Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:53:00 +0200 473581 1512975348 1512975180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 WiFi can aid in water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wifi-can-aid-in-water-crisis-2017-12-08 Marleny Arnoldi Water Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471560 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693947_resized_nickwatsonruckusbusinessinthewesterncape1120171022.jpg NICK WATSON Mobile data rates are quite prohibitive. Most people can afford the handsets, but they simply can not afford the connection 511 287 Doubt whether desalination plants will be delivered by March http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/doubt-whether-desalination-plants-will-be-delivered-by-march-2017-12-08 Marleny Arnoldi Water Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471889 1512736125 1512684000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693941_resized_capetown40910duane1022.jpg OCEAN ASSISTANCE The City of Cape Town awarded six companies the construction and commissioning of six desalination plants on November 7 as part of the solution to the water crisis 511 287 City of Cape Town needs to focus on customer-centric solutions to mitigate water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-needs-to-focus-on-customer-centric-solutions-to-mitigate-water-crisis-2017-12-07 Anine Kilian WATER Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:05:00 +0200 473386 1512730481 1512641100 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696996_resized_watertap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Drought: Has Cape Town planned properly for Day Zero? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drought-has-cape-town-planned-properly-for-day-zero-2017-12-06 News24Wire WATER Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:49:00 +0200 473289 1512571784 1512564540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696768_resized_watertap11115duane.jpg 511 287 Mokonyane urges business community to invest in water infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mokonyane-urges-business-community-to-invest-in-water-infrastructure-2017-12-05 African News Agency WATER Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:10:00 +0200 473156 1512475938 1512475800 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Monthly 'drought charge' on cards for Capetonians http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/monthly-drought-charge-on-cards-for-capetonians-2017-12-05 News24Wire WATER Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:05:00 +0200 473154 1512475712 1512475500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Three Cape Town households exceed 1 000 litres of water per day http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-cape-town-households-exceed-1-000-litres-of-water-per-day-2017-12-04 News24Wire WATER Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:45:00 +0200 472908 1512374247 1512369900 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Focus on environmental services boosts project sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focus-on-environmental-services-boosts-project-sustainability-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Water Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471126 1511853904 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692386_resized_hacthrangeofenvironmentalsocialandsustainability112017hatchesg1022.jpg SUSTAINABILITY REQUIREMENTS Sustainability requires the optimisation of environmental, social and economic outcomes 511 287 Green consciousness continues to drive green building trends http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-consciousness-continues-to-drive-green-building-trends-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Water Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470935 1511853904 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691861_resized_gregricesustainabilityconsultant112017wspafrica1022.jpg GREG RICE Businesses and citizens have recently become more conscious of the importance of resilience and resource scarcity 511 287 Potential of groundwater in spotlight again amid Western Cape drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/potential-of-groundwater-retakes-spotlight-after-decades-of-disinvestment-2017-12-01 Dylan Slater Water Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471753 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Green cleaning products can pack a punch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-cleaning-products-can-pack-a-punch-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Water Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471487 1512131507 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693023_resized_judysunaskyceo112017blendwell1022.jpg JUDY SUNASKY Companies are constantly developing products, but consumers are still hesitant to use green cleaning products 511 287 Parliament portfolio committee says no to water cuts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parliament-portfolio-committee-says-no-to-water-cuts-2017-11-30 African News Agency WATER Thu, 30 Nov 2017 11:20:00 +0200 472660 1512033812 1512033600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695500_resized_watertap1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Water cuts: Treasury can't write off municipal debt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-cuts-treasury-cant-write-off-municipal-debt-2017-11-30 News24Wire WATER Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:13:00 +0200 472627 1512027598 1512025980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Integrated, regional approach needed for mine water treatment – DWS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-regional-approach-needed-for-mine-water-treatment-dws-2017-11-29 Mia Breytenbach WATER Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:54:00 +0200 472588 1512050448 1511963640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA municipal union worried about looming water cuts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-municipal-union-worried-at-looming-water-cuts-2017-11-29 African News Agency WATER Wed, 29 Nov 2017 11:40:00 +0200 472545 1511948821 1511948400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695218_resized_watertap11115duane.jpg 511 287 Capetonians failing to stick to water consumption targets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capetonians-failing-to-stick-to-water-consumption-targets-2017-11-29 News24Wire WATER Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:33:00 +0200 472484 1511937249 1511937180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Western Cape dam levels drop in spite of recent rain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-dam-levels-drop-in-spite-of-recent-rain-2017-11-28 News24Wire WATER Tue, 28 Nov 2017 08:34:00 +0200 472364 1511851649 1511850840 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Water dept will throttle water supply to 30 municipalities as R10.7bn debt piles up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-dept-will-throttle-water-supply-to-30-municipalities-as-r107bn-debt-piles-up-2017-11-27 Megan van Wyngaardt WATER Mon, 27 Nov 2017 15:14:00 +0200 472327 1511790657 1511788440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694771_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterproject1022.jpg 511 287 Low flying choppers to confirm anti-drought water mapping on the Cape Flats http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/low-flying-choppers-to-confirm-anti-drought-water-mapping-on-the-cape-flats-2017-11-27 News24Wire WATER Mon, 27 Nov 2017 10:47:00 +0200 472267 1511772733 1511772420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Additional construction tenders for LHWP Phase 2 released http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/additional-construction-tenders-for-lhwp-phase-2-advertised-2017-11-24 Nadine James WATER INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471058 1511528623 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692112_resized_waterlesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedamnightlhda0820171022.jpg LESOTHO WATER PROJECT Phase II builds on the 2003 completion of Phase I and will increase the current supply rate to more than 1.26-billion cubic metres a year 511 287 TCTA on track with projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tcta-on-track-with-projects-2017-11-23 Anine Kilian WATER Thu, 23 Nov 2017 16:24:00 +0200 472110 1511448025 1511447040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Municipalities in South Africa owe R10bn for water, cuts looming http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipalities-in-south-africa-owe-r10bn-for-water-cuts-looming-2017-11-23 African News Agency WATER Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:50:00 +0200 472001 1511434297 1511419800 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Johannesburg Water undertaking largest repair job in its history http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/johannesburg-water-undertaking-largest-repair-job-in-its-history-2017-11-22 News24Wire WATER Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:05:00 +0200 471911 1511356079 1511352300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Drought unlikely to affect Cape Town tourism in December http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drought-unlikely-to-affect-cape-town-tourism-in-december-2017-11-21 Anine Kilian TOURISM Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:47:00 +0200 471709 1511250807 1511250420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Egypt, Ethiopia deadlocked on dam studies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-ethiopia-deadlocked-on-dam-studies-2017-11-20 African News Agency WATER Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:08:00 +0200 471602 1511171076 1511168880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Table Mountain Group Aquifers could augment Cape Town’s water supply more permanently, says ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/table-mountain-group-aquifers-could-augment-cape-towns-water-supply-more-permanently-says-mayor-de-lille-2017-11-20 African News Agency WATER Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:44:00 +0200 471581 1511167167 1511160240 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 City of Cape Town gearing up for battle to directly procure power from IPPs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-gearing-up-for-battle-to-directly-procure-power-from-ipps-2017-11-17 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:41:00 +0200 471511 1510914976 1510911660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Water-scarce Cape Town holding 'Day Zero' talks with police, army http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-scarce-cape-town-holding-day-zero-talks-with-police-army-2017-11-17 News24Wire WATER Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:46:00 +0200 471473 1510902870 1510901160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Third biennial food and drink exhibition to be held in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/third-biennial-food-and-drink-exhibition-to-be-held-in-2018-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Water Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469460 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688663_resized_fdtafrica2016exhibition102017fdtafricamessemunchen1022.jpg FDT AFRICA 2018 The aim of fdt Africa 2018 is to consolidate the existing target groups of exhibitors and visitors 511 287 SAB entrepreneurship for employment initiative welcomed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-entrepreneurship-for-employment-initiative-welcomed-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Water Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469762 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689266_resized_beersouthafrica102017busaprbreweryandwineryindustries20171022.jpg SAB PROGRAMME The SAB entrepreneurial programme, which provides a package of support, was launched in September 511 287 Industry still suffers effects of drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-still-suffers-effects-of-drought-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Water Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469452 1510643466 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688639_resized_canopies102017vinpro1022.jpg DROUGHT EFFECTS As a result of the drought, the Western Cape has received 30% less rainfall than the amount needed at this stage 511 287