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Jul 30, 2015
The statutory body responsible for skills development and support in the banking sector, BANKSETA, was investing R68-million in the capacity building project of the University of Venda (UniVen), announced Bankseta company secretary Caroline King at a media event in...
Jul 30, 2015
ONGOING WATER SUPPLY Water services authorities must ensure that when water services are interrupted for more than 24 hours, consumers have access to alternative water services
Regular protests by residents demanding adequate water supply proves that many South Africans are subjected to interrupted and inadequate safe drinking water supply, says Unilever Centre for Environmental Water Quality director and Rhodes University professor Tally...
Jul 30, 2015
Nelson Mandela Museum invites suitably qualified, professional, experienced and competent ICT service providers with technical and project management skills to submit detailed proposals, Eastern Cape: Nelson Mandela National Museum, South Africa NMM 2015 - 04 Tel...
Jul 30, 2015
Phase 1 of the rail upgrade was approved as early works, and R466-million has been invested to date.
Jul 30, 2015
BREAKING RECORDS Transnet spent a record R33.6-billion on capital investments, R14.5-billion of which was invested in new infrastructure and equipment
State-owned rail company Transnet has increased its capital investment spend by 5.7% year-on-year, achieving a record R33.6-billion investment for the 2014/2015 financial year, the company announced at its financial year-end results earlier this month. A breakdown of...
Jul 28, 2015
There have been noticeable changes in the commercial property sector with even greater emphasis on secure tenants and easily let, well-positioned properties, according to Norman Raad, CEO of Broll Auctions and Sales. He said the industrial sector has shown definite...
Jul 27, 2015
Investment intent by international investor and national memorandum of understanding paving the way for Coega Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing Cluster  THE Eastern Cape’s aerospace industry in Nelson Mandela Bay is taking off thanks to several new developments....
Jul 23, 2015
The project has been selected as part of the enlarged fourth bid window under South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme.
Jul 23, 2015
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Jul 14, 2015
The procurement process for South Africa’s new build nuclear energy programme will start in the second quarter of this year and be completed by the end of the 2015 financial year with the selection of either a single or a group of strategic partners, the Department...
Jul 10, 2015
The general mood in the rare earths industry is cautiously optimistic, owing to the Chinese market opening up and the increased use of the elements in the automotive sector and in renewable energy. According to independent mining consultancy Core Consultant’s ‘Rare...
Jul 10, 2015
Although the Department of Small Business Development (DSBD) aims to use small businesses and cooperatives as vehicles to redistribute South Africa’s wealth, access to funding for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) remains a concern. To strengthen its hand,...
Jul 09, 2015
Although the Department of Small Business Development (DSBD) aims to use small businesses and cooperatives as vehicles to redistribute South Africa’s wealth, access to funding for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) remains a concern.
Jul 06, 2015
The development of rural road infrastructure and public transport services remains critical to the delivery of South Africa’s – and other African States’ – developmenta agenda, requiring meticulous planning that ties in with the socioeconomic needs of the host...
Jul 06, 2015
PRASA CEO Lucky Montana
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) on Monday moved to assure South Africans that, despite contrary claims emerging in Sunday newspaper Rapport, its new – and growing – fleet of Afro locomotives were running on the nation’s expansive railway lines...
Jul 06, 2015
The ability to work across a range of industries on projects that require a diverse set of skills has ensured the sustainability of Murray & Roberts Infrastructure. The company continues to receive a wide variety of project awards in the roadworks and civils arena, a...
Jul 02, 2015
The Baywest Mall officially opened its doors in May.
Jul 02, 2015
SOLAR PANELS The existing buildings in the Coega Industrial Development Zone lent themselves well to rooftop solar panel installations
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) plans to fit 15 of its buildings, totalling 127 000 m2 of roof space, in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ), in the Eastern Cape, with solar panels.
Jul 02, 2015
Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies says a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), the Eastern Cape provincial government and dairy products manufacturer Nestlé South Africa on Thursday would create 800 permanent...
 
 
 
 
Jul 01, 2015
President Jacob Zuma
Government has allocated R18-billion to improve the socioeconomic conditions of distressed mining communities across the country. Headed by the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) in charge of revitalising mining communities, the projects include housing and wellness...
Jun 30, 2015
The high incidence of long-term unemployment among both young people and adults reflects the entrenched structural weaknesses in the South African labour market due to the mismatch between skills and available jobs, according to a report released by Statistics South...
Jun 26, 2015
PROJECTS and construction within the Coega Development Corporation’s Industrial Development Zone has received positive feedback after a visit from several local and regional government officials which took place earlier today (26 June 2015). Sakhumzi Somyo, MEC for...
Jun 25, 2015
Black-owned multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm Gibb is exposing its junior engineers to as many large-scale projects as possible to secure development of the company and South Africa’s consulting engineering sector. Gibb environmental services GM and...
Jun 25, 2015
Cradock: Alternative accommodation for Department of Labour, Eastern Cape: National Department of Public Works: Procurement: SCM, South Africa LSPE12/2015 Tel (041) 408 2076 CD July 15, 2015 at 11:00.
Jun 25, 2015
HYDROGEN FUEL CELL SYSTEM Each of the twelve cylinders can provide 10 kWh of backup power
The South African Department of Science and Technology (DST), in partnership with JSE-listed miner Anglo American Platinum and gas products company Air Products, has rolled out three 5 kW hydrogen fuel cell systems to provide backup power for three schools in the...
Jun 25, 2015
Port Elizabeth: Alternative accommodation for Cacadu district office, (Sarah Baartman) for SASSA. Eastern Cape: National Department of Public Works: Procurement: SCM, South Africa LSPE11/2015 Tel (041) 408 2076 CD July 15, 2015 at 11:00.
Jun 25, 2015
The 60 000 m² BT Ngebs City regional mall, in Mthatha, in the Eastern Cape, was officially opened on Thursday. The mall boasted over 150 tenants, a number of which were retail firsts for the former homeland, signaling growing investor confidence in the region, said...
Jun 25, 2015
Billion Group founder and property entrepreneur Sisa Ngebulana this morning officially opened South Africa’s newest regional mall, Mthatha’s 60,000m² BT Ngebs City – a development inspired by his entrepreneurial grandfather – to rousing applause from government,...
Jun 25, 2015
Former Necsa CEO Dr Rob Adam
Although South Africa could procure more energy from other African countries to help plug its energy gap, nuclear energy would be a more secure option in the long run, says former South African Nuclear Energy Corporation CEO Dr Rob Adam. He told attendees at a South...
 
 
 
 
Jun 25, 2015
The ability to understand customer requirements in challenging conditions, coupled with years of experience in a variety of crushing and screening applications, set B&E International in good stead for supplying aggregates to major power station projects in South...
Jun 24, 2015
Johnson Crane Hire’s expertise in finding customised heavy lifting solutions resulted in the formation of a long-term relationship with wind turbine manufacturer Vestas. The 12-month contract entails finding and instituting the most appropriate lifting solution for...
Jun 23, 2015
Overload control statistics for 2014 show that just more than 2-million vehicles were weighed at South African weighbridges, with 20%, or 416 364, of these overloaded, says Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Built Environment network asset...
Jun 23, 2015
A BURSARY from the South African National Roads Agency Limited has meant the realisation of a dream for young engineer Gideon Machete. Now that he has graduated, his months spent gaining invaluable hands-on experience at SANRAL’s Centre of Excellence in Port...
Jun 22, 2015
The 33 MW Wesley-Ciskei wind project, selected recently as part of the enlarged fourth bid window under South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), will be the first to be developed in partnership with land owners and...
Jun 19, 2015
As leaders in the field of hydrogen technology, Air Products South Africa is one of the key partners in a pilot project which aims to enhance the quality of learning and teaching in remote, rural schools. The pilot project forms part of the TECH4RED (Technology for...
Jun 19, 2015
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) plans to fit 15 of its buildings, totalling 127 000 m2 of roof space, in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ), in the Eastern Cape, with solar panels. The CDC would, on June 25, issue a request for proposals (RFP) from...
Jun 18, 2015
Mining contractor Murray & Roberts Cementation has been awarded a mining contract for the Kalagadi Manganese operation.
Jun 18, 2015
YUGAN MOODLEY We want to operate in-country and become part of every African country’s culture
South Africa remains an important market and source of revenue for Germany-headquartered machine tools manufacturer Robert Bosch Power Tools, says Southern Africa regional sales director Yugan Moodley. “South Africa contributed about 60% of Bosch’s Africa-based...
Jun 17, 2015
Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe
Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has condemned the "violent and corrupt" culture of South Africa’s workforce, citing that it negatively affected the country’s waning economic growth and eroded South African society. He asserted that, when there were breakdowns...
 
 
 
 
Jun 12, 2015
Hydrogen fuel cell technology is being used successfully to provide standby power in some schools in the Eastern Cape. The power generated by the fuel cells is used to support basic energy requirements, for example, charging stations for tablets, fax machines and...
Jun 12, 2015
Anglo American Platinum Limited (“Anglo American Platinum” or the “Company”) through the power of platinum-based fuel cells, and in collaboration with the Department of Science and Technology (DST), is helping to bring power to three schools in Cofimvaba in the...
Jun 12, 2015
Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor
The Department of Science and Technology (DST), in partnership with mining giant Anglo American Platinum and gas products company Air Products, has rolled out three 5 kW hydrogen fuel cell systems to provide backup power for three schools in the Cofimvaba area of the...
Jun 11, 2015
SKILLS DRIVE Afrox’s initiative aims to upgrade technical facilities at 25 schools nationwide to support and enhance economic and skills development in South Africa
Bloemfontein-based Louis Botha Technical High School officially reopened its welding centre earlier this month, after the facility had undergone a complete overhaul and upgrade, which was funded by local gas and welding company Afrox. Louis Botha is the latest of 12...
Jun 11, 2015
DETERRING THEFT The smart water meters have no metal components, thereby mitigating theft for metal recycling
The installation of smart water meters in Jansenville, in the Eastern Cape, has contributed significantly to a reduction in water leaks and to the municipality’s accurate capturing of water-meter readings, says Johannesburg-based metering solutions company Elster...
 
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