Engineering News | Water http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/water Wed, 23 Aug 2017 02:33:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Mokonyane blames municipalities' R7bn debt for her dept's financial woes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mokonyane-blames-municipalities-r7bn-debt-for-her-depts-financial-woes-2017-08-22-1 News24Wire WATER Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:13:00 +0200 462372 1503407878 1503407580 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Western Cape reiterates need to save water as dam levels reach 31% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-reiterates-need-to-save-water-as-dam-levels-reach-31-2017-08-21 Anine Kilian WATER Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:32:00 +0200 462227 1503326411 1503325920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cape Town reveals sites of proposed new water desalination plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-reveals-sites-of-proposed-new-water-desalination-plants-2017-08-18 News24Wire DESALINATION Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:19:00 +0200 462031 1503038640 1503037140 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Company offers complete solution for water treatment works http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-complete-solution-for-water-treatment-works-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Water Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460501 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668493_resized_pmpspolisolpolymersysteminfrastructure20171022.jpg POLISOL POLYMER PLANT There’s a gap in the market for small-scale dosing equipment that can be custom-made for a client’s applications 511 287 Company supplies piping for water treatment expansion project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-supplies-piping-for-water-treatment-expansion-project-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Water Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460529 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668540_resized_plastitechusuthuexpansionprojectinfrastructureservices20171022.jpg MEGA SUPPLY Plasti-Tech supplied R1.8-million worth of piping and fabricated fittings for the Usuthu water purification plant expansion project 511 287 Licensing rules for large desalination plants remain challenging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/challenging-licensing-requirements-for-large-desalination-plants-srk-2017-08-18 Dylan Slater Water Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460848 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669373_resized_sharonjonesprincipalenvironmentalscientistsrkconsultingsa1022.jpg SHARON JONES Desalination may be the most sustainable source of water in the absence of natural recharge of surface and groundwater resources 511 287 BHP to invest $2.46bn to extend life of Chilean mine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bhp-to-invest-246bn-to-extend-life-of-chilean-mine-2017-08-17 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:57:00 +0200 461914 1502980878 1502960220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671898_resized_bhpspencemine1022.jpg 511 287 City of Cape Town to release 'Water Resilience Plan' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-to-release-water-resilience-plan-2017-08-15 News24Wire WATER Tue, 15 Aug 2017 08:15:00 +0200 461548 1502777843 1502777700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Agricultural irrigation efficiency framework improves water use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agricultural-irrigation-efficiency-framework-improves-water-use-2017-08-11 Robyn Wilkinson Water Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459536 1501769218 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666322_resized_instituteforagricengwaterefficiency0720171022.jpg STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT With effective water management and good subsurface drainage, soil health conditions can be created for irrigation farming to assist with food security in South Africa 511 287 Amid growing water worries, desalination option enters SA’s supply debate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wastewater-reuse-posited-as-sustainable-method-of-alleviating-surface-water-scarcity-2017-08-11 Dylan Slater WATER RESOURCES Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460084 1501849415 1502402400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669062_resized_potable.jpg 511 287 Creative farming methods ensure sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/creative-farming-methods-ensure-sustainability-2017-08-11 Robyn Wilkinson Water Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459532 1501769218 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666416_resized_haygrovetunnelsfullcircleproject07201711022.jpg PLANT PROTECTION Haygrove’s multispan polytunnel structure provides a controlled environment for the aquaponic and hydroponic systems 511 287 Rust-prevention sealing system ideal for corrosive environments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rust-prevention-sealing-system-ideal-for-corrosive-environments-2017-08-11 Nadine James Water Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459738 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666757_resized_bmgrustanodecoldgalvanisation07171022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE PRODUCT Rust-Anode is perfect for applications where an anti-corrosion seal would be beneficial 511 287 Safety at the forefront with first spray-cooled roof http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-at-the-forefront-with-first-spray-cooled-roof-2017-08-11 Tasneem Bulbulia Water Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459963 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667306_resized_furnaceskilnsovensdryerssystemsspraycooledsystemsspraycooledeaffurnace0720171022.jpg NEW SYSTEM Electric arc furnace with spray-cooled equipment in the charging phase 511 287 Desalination, wastewater recycling posited as workable solutions to South Africa’s water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/desalination-wastewater-recycling-posited-as-workable-solutions-to-south-africas-water-crisis-2017-08-08 Creamer Media Reporter WATER Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:41:00 +0200 461013 1502354897 1502354460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669993_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70352_2017-08-08_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp442390067Desalination, wastewater recycling posited as workable solutions to South Africa’s water crisis. Desalination, wastewater recycling posited as workable solutions to South Africa’s water crisis. Cape Town residents advised to use water sparingly during hot weather http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-residents-advised-to-use-water-sparingly-during-hot-weather-2017-08-08 News24Wire WATER Tue, 08 Aug 2017 08:11:00 +0200 460871 1502178286 1502172660 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 New approaches key to surmounting water infrastructure challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/best-practice-new-approaches-key-to-surmount-water-infrastructure-challenges-2017-08-04 Mia Breytenbach WATER Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459388 1502117328 1501797600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665984_resized_randwaterwaterpurificationandpumpingstationzuikerboschvereeniging190812duane1022.jpg IMPEDING THE SYSTEM The development and operation of sustainable, smart water systems are hampered by supply management challenges and fiscal and broader economic constraints 511 287 Zille to bill Mokonyane millions for water systems maintenance, repairs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zille-to-bill-mokonyane-millions-for-water-systems-maintenance-repairs-2017-08-02 News24Wire WATER Wed, 02 Aug 2017 08:20:00 +0200 460312 1501657691 1501654800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Mayor Mashaba vows to end residents' billing woes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mayor-mashaba-vows-to-end-residents-billing-woes-2017-08-02 News24Wire MUNICIPAL BILLING Wed, 02 Aug 2017 08:18:00 +0200 460309 1501654805 1501654680 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Localisation in infrastructure development in SADC critical for industrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-in-infrastructure-development-in-sadc-critical-for-industrialisation-2017-08-01 Anine Kilian INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 01 Aug 2017 17:08:00 +0200 460301 1501677104 1501600080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 New report shows municipalities still fall short in drinking water quality, sewage treatment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-report-shows-municipalities-still-fall-short-in-drinking-water-quality-sewage-treatment-2017-08-01 Natasha Odendaal WATER Tue, 01 Aug 2017 16:41:00 +0200 460298 1501599502 1501598460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 City of Cape Town warns of water supply restrictions for high water users http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-warns-of-water-supply-restrictions-for-high-water-users-2017-08-01 African News Agency WATER Tue, 01 Aug 2017 08:22:00 +0200 460170 1501574899 1501568520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Company to hold short courses and workshops this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-hold-short-courses-and-workshops-this-year-2017-07-28 Simone Liedtke Water Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458337 1500965345 1501192800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663484_resized_lourensjansenvanrensburg0717duane21022.jpg LOURENS JANSEN VAN RENSBURG I-CAT uses highly qualified and experienced facilitators to provide competency-based specialised training programmes 511 287 Mokonyane rejects Outa's claims of delay tactics in Lesotho water project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mokonyane-rejects-outas-claims-of-delay-tactics-in-lesotho-water-project-2017-07-27 News24Wire WATER Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:59:00 +0200 459736 1501139015 1501138740 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Gauteng’s water levels see marginal drop http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautengs-water-levels-see-marginal-drop-2017-07-26 Natasha Odendaal WATER Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:55:00 +0200 459666 1501061135 1501059300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Drought-hit Nairobi looks to filthy dam to keep business flowing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drought-hit-nairobi-looks-to-filthy-dam-to-keep-business-flowing-2017-07-25 Reuters WATER Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:29:00 +0200 459573 1500989780 1500985740 1503612000 Reuters 0 0 Cape Town warns residents after water consumption rockets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-warns-residents-after-water-consumption-rockets-2017-07-25 African News Agency WATER Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:23:00 +0200 459490 1500987205 1500963780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 With drought threatening food security, farmers turn to drip irrigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/with-drought-threatening-food-security-farmers-turn-to-drip-irrigation-2017-07-21 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:59:00 +0200 459335 1500648280 1500645540 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665870_resized_agriculturecrookesbrosbananafarm1022copy.jpg 511 287 Futureproof solutions ensure green living http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/future-proof-solutions-ensure-green-living-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Water Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457771 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 LHWP delays threaten water security for 45% of South Africans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhwp-delays-threaten-water-security-for-45-of-south-africans-2017-07-21 David Oliveira WATER INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458194 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663227_resized_mikemuller41215duane1022.jpg MIKE MULLER We shouldn’t be relying on good luck with the weather for the water security of so many people 511 287 New water-quality analyser launched for smart water networks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-water-quality-analyser-launched-for-smart-water-networks-2017-07-14 Mia Breytenbach WATER/SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457444 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661506_resized_watersianalyticssmartlea0720171022.jpg MARK ROWAND The Smart Low Energy Analyser will provide consistently safe water, operation efficiently, low energy demands and cut costs 511 287 SBS Tanks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sbs-tanks-2017-07-21 Zandile Mavuso Water Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457486 1500362968 1500588000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664677_resized_0000661597sam0693copy1022.jpg 511 287 Cape Town housing expansion not linked to water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-housing-expansion-not-linked-to-water-crisis-2017-07-20 News24Wire WATER Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:34:00 +0200 459099 1500532818 1500532440 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 What is government doing about Cape Town’s water crisis? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-is-government-doing-about-cape-towns-water-crisis-2017-07-19 News24Wire WATER Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:00:00 +0200 458977 1500455081 1500454800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Capetonians still way off water-saving target http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capetonians-still-way-off-water-saving-target-2017-07-18 News24Wire WATER Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:41:00 +0200 458819 1500360640 1500360060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Western Cape water levels still alarming despite recent rainfall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-water-levels-still-alarming-despite-recent-rainfall-2017-07-17 Natasha Odendaal WATER Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:05:00 +0200 458768 1500293852 1500293100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Water and sanitation department DG given notice of intention to suspend him – DWS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-and-sanitation-department-dg-given-notice-of-intention-to-suspend-him-dws-2017-07-17 African News Agency WATER Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:56:00 +0200 458706 1500294885 1500278160 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Greener rotary compressor can deliver savings exceeding 20% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greener-rotary-compressor-can-deliver-savings-exceeding-20-2017-07-14 Nadine James Water Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456984 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660752_resized_lontrafounderstevelindseyimagebyeuropeanpatentoffice06171022.jpg STEVE LINDSEY The founder of Lontra was nominated and shortlisted as a finalist at the 2017 European Inventor Awards 511 287