http://www.engineeringnews.co.za
  SEARCH
Login
R/€ = 16.22Change: -0.03
R/$ = 14.29Change: 0.01
Au 1266.19 $/ozChange: 1.92
Pt 1050.00 $/ozChange: 4.00
 
 
Note: Search is limited to the most recent 250 articles. Set date range to access earlier articles.
Where? With... When?








Start
 
End
 
 
And must exclude these words...
Close Main Search
Close Main Login
My Profile News Alerts Newsletters Logout Close Main Profile
 
Agriculture   Automotive   Chemicals   Competition Policy   Construction   Defence   Economy   Electricity   Energy   Environment   ICT   Metals   Mining   Science and Technology   Services   Trade   Transport & Logistics   Water  
What's On Press Office Tenders Suppliers Directory Research Jobs Announcements Letters About Us
 
 
 
Topic - Port Of Durban
Back
Apr 22, 2016
The role of business in the successful and sustainable operation of trade corridors is being recognised by researchers and national governments, says a range of African trade and investment professionals. Trade corridors spur development and drive the transformation...
Apr 22, 2016
The role of business in the successful and sustainable operation of trade corridors is being recognised by researchers and national governments, says a range of African trade and investment professionals. Trade corridors spur development and drive the transformation...
Apr 22, 2016
The third and final phase of the R30-million refurbishment of the Prince Edward graving dry dock has been completed.
Apr 01, 2016
Transnet National Ports Authority has completed the third and final phase of the R30-million refurbishment of the Prince Edward graving dry dock.
Mar 15, 2016
US President Barack Obama this week officially revoked any potential limitations imposed on South Africa under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) as the African nation “came into compliance” after lengthy negotiations that threatened South Africa’s...
Mar 11, 2016
Transnet National Ports Authority is continuing with its investment under Transnet’s Market Demand Strategy, despite poor economic growth.
Mar 03, 2016
Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies
South Africa’s Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) confirmed on Thursday that its so-called ‘three-meats’ negotiations with the US on poultry, beef and pork had been concluded, securing the country’s position as an African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa)...
Feb 26, 2016
The Department of Transport has accelerated the process of finalising the Maritime Transport Policy, which is expected to take effect by mid-year, according to Deputy Transport Minister Sindiwe Chikunga, who told Engineering News on the sidelines of the inaugural...
Feb 24, 2016
Feb 15, 2016
Feb 15, 2016
Feb 01, 2016
 
 
 
Jan 27, 2016
Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA’s) latest request for proposals (RFPs) for the development of a new passenger terminal in the Port of Durban has ended in a nonaward. “In terms of Section 56 of the National Ports Act, TNPA is mandated to enter into...
Jan 27, 2016
Transnet National Ports Authority’s latest Request for Proposals for development of a new passenger terminal in the Port of Durban has ended in a non-award, Transnet said on Wednesday. Richard Vallihu, Chief Executive at TNPA, said: “In terms of section 56 of the...
Dec 11, 2015
FOUR YEARS WELL SPENT The interchange upgrade, which started in 2011, has reduced congestion and journey times, while increasing road safety
State-owned entity the South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) reports that upgrading the Umgeni road interchange, located at the N2 and M19 intersection in KwaZulu-Natal’s eThekwini municipality, has eased the flow of traffic for about 14 000 to 16 000...
Dec 04, 2015
The Transnet National Ports Authority is pressing ahead with its investment under Transnet’s MDS, despite poor economic growth.
Nov 20, 2015
Independent tank storage group Vopak, of the Netherlands, has completed the first phase of an expansion project at its Durban Island View operations raising its fuel storage capacity to 174 000 m3. By the third quarter of 2016, Vopak South Africa, which is 30% owned...
Nov 06, 2015
Transnet National Ports Authority is reconstructing the quay walls at Maydon Wharf.
Oct 16, 2015
The Transnet National Ports Authority has reinstated several berths at Durban port back to their original permissible draughts.
Oct 16, 2015
The project's handover date has been brought forward by a month to November 25.
Oct 09, 2015
Established in 1998, Wester Mineralien manufactures and supplies minerals and products to the refractory, abrasive and sandblasting industries. The company’s expertise covers the crushing, screening, demagnetising, dedusting and micronising of minerals.
Oct 07, 2015
Following Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA’s) ongoing efforts to address shallow spots exacerbated by the size of megaships now calling at the Port of Durban, harbour master Captain Alex Miya has reinstated a number of berths back to their original...
 
 
 
 
Sep 18, 2015
With infrastructure spend in the sub-Saharan region estimated to reach $180 billion per annum by 2025, integrated infrastructure planning and development remains key to the Region’s growth. “Integrated Planning and Infrastructure Development - How to make this a...
Sep 10, 2015
A two year contract for transport, warehousing and logistics services has been awarded to Imperial Logistics group company Freightmax by synthetic rubber manufacturer Karbochem. This is a significant contract renewal that reflects the company’s commitment to forging...
Sep 07, 2015
A statement that local ports were among the cheapest in the world, sparked intense debate at a Transport Forum meeting, in Durban, late last week. Drawing on global statistics which included a World Bank study, Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) senior manager for...
Aug 28, 2015
The project involves the repair of the outer caisson of the Prince Edward graving dry dock, in KwaZulu-Natal.
Aug 26, 2015
The ports of Cape Town and Saldanha Bay on Wednesday became the latest to go live with the Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA’s) new R79-million Web-based Integrated Port Management System (IPMS), first introduced at the pilot site, the Port of Durban, in...
Aug 14, 2015
Durban’s ageing dry dock will be closed for two months while repairs worth R30-million on its badly corroded outer caisson are being completed.
Jul 28, 2015
Transnet National Ports Authority CIO Mmutle Lentle
State-owned enterprise Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA’s) new Web-based integrated port management system (IPMS) went live on July 26 at the Port of Durban, with crude oil tanker Colorado being the first vessel to be brought into the port using the new...
Jul 23, 2015
The first Chemicals Imbizo, hosted by the Durban Chemicals Cluster at Moses Mabhida Stadium, saw various key players in the chemicals value chain come together and create linkages within the industry. The definition of an Imbizo is a “gathering”, the primary...
Jul 22, 2015
Aimed at leveraging South Africa’s strategic location and extensive coastline, Operation Phakisa will place at its centre the accelerated growth of the country’s marine transport and manufacturing (MTM) sector, which government believes can contribute up to...
Jul 06, 2015
State-owned entity Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has started the registration process for its integrated port management system (IPMS), which is scheduled to go live in the Port of Durban at the end of July. TNPA started issuing registration instructions...
 
 
 
 
Jun 12, 2015
DECIDING FACTOR Fabricon was awarded the new multiproduct pipeline and Vopak projects because of its project execution methods, adaptability and rapid delivery
Following the completion of several local projects showcasing engineering and labour-broking services provider Fabricon Pipe & Labour Hire’s knowledge about welding processes and its swift project execution methods, the company has been awarded several new contracts...
May 29, 2015
MAGNITUDINAL POTENTIAL The planned Durban Dig-Out Port will be the largest infrastructure capital project in South Africa, notwithstanding the value and timeframe of current projects
KwaZulu-Natal’s infrastructure development outlook is brighter than South Africa realises it is, considering the current level of megaproject activity in the province, states professional services and advisory firm Deloitte. Moreover, South Africa needs these...
May 22, 2015
The completion date for construction at Maydon Wharf has been set for December 2016.
May 15, 2015
PROJECT APPROACH Sucessfully upgrading the berth will require using a phased approach with limited construction access minimising disruption to the available quay space at the Port of Durban, which is already under capacity
SSAXSYS JV, a joint venture (JV) between construction group Stefanutti Stocks and enterprise development partner AXSYS Infrastructure has set the completion date for construction at Maydon Wharf, in Durban, in South Africa for December 2016. The contract to start...
Mar 06, 2015
The Transnet National Ports Authority has committed to spending R17-billion on infrastructure upgrades at the Port of Durban by 2023.
Feb 27, 2015
The Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) was committed to spending R17-billion on infrastructure upgrades at the Port of Durban by 2023. In a briefing on current projects that had begun or were about to get under way at the port, Port of Durban manager Moshe...
Feb 06, 2015
The project comprises three construction contracts, the most complex of which involves more than 14 km of the toll route.
Jan 23, 2015
A stretch of the N3 highway between Durban and Johannesburg will be upgraded, starting in the middle of 2015, in a contract valued at around R400-million, says South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) Eastern Region design and construction manager Ravi...
Jan 09, 2015
N3 Toll Concession (N3TC), the company managing a portion of the N3 toll route between South Africa's inland provinces and the Port of Durban, in KwaZulu-Natal, plans to invest nearly R1-billion on expanding and upgrading sections of the critical freight and...
Dec 11, 2014
A stretch of the N3 highway between Durban and Johannesburg will be upgraded, starting in the middle of 2015, in a contract valued at around R400-million, says South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) Eastern Region design and construction manager Ravi...
 
 
 
 
Dec 08, 2014
Besides tenders for cruise terminals at the Cape Town and Durban harbours, Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) plans to release a series of request for proposals (RFPs) in the coming months for terminal prospects at a number of the country’s commercial ports. As...
Dec 05, 2014
AfriSam is cementing its presence in the key province of KwaZulu-Natal with the commissioning of new readymix plants at Pietermaritzburg and Umlaas Road. “The plants were commissioned in late 2013 and were in response to increased demand in the...
Oct 02, 2014
Newly appointed Port of Durban manager Moshe Motlohi
Transnet National Ports Authority on Thursday announced the appointment of Transnet Port Terminals head of strategy Moshe Motlohi as the new Durban port manager. Motlohi, who had previously held various positions in the ports sector, would succeed current Durban...
Aug 15, 2014
The MobileControl application for Android operating systems and the Container Transport Solution were launched  at logistics software provider Dovetail’s Multi-Tech launch at the Bryanston Country Club, in Sandton, in June. Dovetail sales director Ralf Rolle says the...
Aug 13, 2014
Although the Port of Durban operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, there are critical problems with access. There are times when the port and the roads and yards are deserted.  At other times, the traffic is backed up so that drivers have to wait for hours,...
 
First
Prev
1
2 Next Last
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alert Close
Embed Code Close
content
Research Reports Close
Research Reports are a product of the
Research Channel Africa. Reports can be bought individually or you can gain full access to all reports as part of a Research Channel Africa subscription.
Find Out More Buy Report
 
 
Close
Engineering News
Completely Re-Engineered
Experience it now. Click here
*website to launch in a few weeks
Subscribe Now for $149 Close
Subscribe Now for $149