Engineering News | Audio Articles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/audio-articles Thu, 23 May 2019 06:02:22 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Nersa to host workshop to clarify licensing process for small-scale power plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-to-host-workshop-to-clarify-licensing-process-for-small-scale-power-plants-2019-05-22 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 22 May 2019 15:55:00 +0200 520571 1558534425 1558533300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800496_resized_blackriversolarpark21022.jpg 511 287 Eskom keeps investors in the dark as debt speculation mounts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-keeps-investors-in-the-dark-as-debt-speculation-mounts-2019-05-22 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Wed, 22 May 2019 11:26:00 +0200 520512 1558530126 1558517160 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Sasol to accelerate $2bn asset disposal plan as capex on US project leaps by another $1.3bn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-to-accelerate-2bn-asset-disposal-programme-as-capex-on-us-project-leaps-yet-again-2019-05-22 Terence Creamer SASOL Wed, 22 May 2019 08:45:00 +0200 520475 1558530078 1558507500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800277_resized_bonganinqwababastephencornell110220817duane.jpg Joint presidents and CEOs Bongani Nqwababa and Stephen Cornell 511 287 BBBEE Commission says most broad-based schemes failing ‘ownership test’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbbee-commission-says-most-broad-based-schemes-failing-ownership-test-2019-05-21 Terence Creamer BLACK EMPOWERMENT Tue, 21 May 2019 16:30:00 +0200 520460 1558450465 1558449000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800253_resized_beebusinessconfidenceeconomic210220915duane.jpg 511 287 Gautrain will not reissue rolling stock tender https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-will-not-reissue-rolling-stock-tender-2019-05-21 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Tue, 21 May 2019 15:57:00 +0200 520455 1558448536 1558447020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800243_resized_railinfrastructurefeaturegautrain102191022.jpg 511 287 Mboweni bemoans 'madness' of Eskom debt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-bemoans-madness-of-eskom-debt-2019-05-21 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Tue, 21 May 2019 09:21:00 +0200 520373 1558448569 1558423260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800236_resized_titomboweni1022.jpg Finance Minister Tito Mboweni 511 287 Mboweni poised to retain post https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-poised-to-retain-post-2019-05-20 Bloomberg CABINET Mon, 20 May 2019 16:11:00 +0200 520345 1558364012 1558361460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Buoyed by mining recovery, Barloworld looks to Mongolia for growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/buoyed-by-mining-recovery-barloworld-looks-to-mongolia-for-growth-2019-05-20 Irma Venter EQUIPMENT & LOGISTICS Mon, 20 May 2019 15:19:00 +0200 520338 1558360303 1558358340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799967_resized_caterpillartrucksbarloworld1022.jpg 511 287 Researchers see manganese helping fuel cells down cost curve https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/researchers-see-manganese-helping-fuel-cells-down-cost-curve-2019-05-20 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Mon, 20 May 2019 12:41:00 +0200 520308 1558422003 1558348860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800046_resized_fuelcellhydrogen1022.jpg Hydrogen fuel cell cars use hydrogen and oxygen to generate electricity with the help of platinum. 511 287 YES helps position S Africa as credible springboard into continent again https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yes-helps-position-s-africa-as-credible-springboard-into-continent-again-2019-05-17 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR/ECONOMY Fri, 17 May 2019 11:44:00 +0200 520039 1558509024 1558086240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799761_resized_tashmiaismail0419dylan12022.jpg YES CEO Dr Tashmia Ismail-Saville 511 287 Local expo to showcase South Africa’s manufacturing capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-expo-to-showcase-south-africas-manufacturing-capabilities-2019-05-17 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 17 May 2019 10:18:00 +0200 519935 1558104368 1558081080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799664_resized_manufacturingericbruggemansaceecceo052019localmanufacturingexpo1022.jpg South African Capital Equipment Export Council CEO Eric Bruggeman 511 287 Collaboration seen as key as SA moves to position for 4IR epoch https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collaboration-seen-as-key-as-sa-moves-to-position-for-4ir-epoch-2019-05-17 Natasha Odendaal FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION Fri, 17 May 2019 08:00:00 +0200 519900 1558104347 1558072800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799591_resized_digital.jpg 511 287 South Africa’s long-term growth outlook remains weak, warns Moody’s https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-long-term-growth-outlook-remains-weak-warns-moodys-2019-05-16 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Thu, 16 May 2019 16:39:00 +0200 519893 1558018133 1558017540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799569_resized_moodysratingagency1022reuters.jpg 511 287 New skills needed for people to succeed in the 4IR workplace https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-skills-needed-for-people-to-succeed-in-the-4ir-workplace-2019-05-16 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY Thu, 16 May 2019 16:30:00 +0200 519890 1558018108 1558017000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799561_resized_mikeschussler8731022.jpg Economist Mike Schussler 511 287 Mahomedy tackles locomotive costs, interest rate swaps at Zondo Commission https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahomedy-tackles-locomotive-costs-interest-rate-swaps-at-zondo-commission-2019-05-16-1 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Thu, 16 May 2019 12:55:00 +0200 519808 1558018087 1558004100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799380_resized_mohammedmahomedytransnet0119dylan1022.jpg Transnet acting CE Mohammed Mahomedy 511 287 Positive reaction to Radebe’s lifting of licence restraints on small-scale power plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/positive-reaction-to-radebes-lifting-of-licence-restraints-on-small-scale-power-plants-2019-05-15 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 15 May 2019 16:54:00 +0200 519703 1558009820 1557932040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799112_resized_solarpv11022.jpg 511 287 Rescue practitioners expect proceeds of R709m from initial Group Five disposals https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rescue-practitioners-expect-proceeds-of-r709m-from-initial-group-five-disposals-2019-05-15 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Wed, 15 May 2019 16:05:00 +0200 519693 1557930566 1557929100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799090_resized_waterfallconstruction810220814duane.jpeg 511 287 Ramaphosa says to speed up economic reforms, fix Eskom https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-committed-to-speedy-economic-reforms-2019-05-15 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 15 May 2019 10:10:00 +0200 519633 1557930640 1557907800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798995_resized_cyrilramaphosa110520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 President's correct, S Africans need to act together to realise economic opportunities – Baissac https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/president-is-correct-south-africans-need-to-act-together-to-realise-economic-opportunities-baissac-2019-05-14 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 16:17:00 +0200 519582 1558082647 1557843420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798899_resized_martincreamerclaudebaissaic2best.jpg Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac (right) with Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78403_2019-05-14_claude_baissac_-_2.mp495856266Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater. Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater. Release of updated IRP imminent, says Radebe, as he allays coal producers' fears https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/updated-irp-is-imminent-says-radebe-as-he-allays-coal-producers-fears-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 May 2019 15:40:00 +0200 519571 1557843130 1557841200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798876_resized_jeffradebe1218bloomberg1022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 South African nuclear corporation CEO axed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-corporation-ceo-axed-2019-05-14 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Tue, 14 May 2019 14:30:00 +0200 519553 1557845782 1557837000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798850_resized_jeffradebe280320191022.jpg Jeff Radebe 511 287 Global energy investment out of step with security of supply, climate needs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-energy-investment-out-of-step-with-security-of-supply-climate-needs-2019-05-14 Terence Creamer ENERGY INVESTMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 10:00:00 +0200 519487 1557843171 1557820800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798735_resized_fatihbirolbloomberg03191022.jpeg IEA executive director Fatih Birol 511 287 South Africa urged to use seasonal advantage to secure lower LNG prices from Mozambique https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-urged-to-use-seasonal-advantage-to-secure-lower-lng-prices-from-moz-2019-05-13 Terence Creamer GAS Mon, 13 May 2019 15:50:00 +0200 519453 1557815337 1557755400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798633_resized_lng11022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Anadarko says to supply Mozambique LNG to Japan's JERA, Taiwan's CPC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anadarko-says-to-supply-mozambique-lng-to-japans-jera-taiwans-cpc-2019-05-13 Reuters OIL & GAS Mon, 13 May 2019 09:42:00 +0200 519389 1557759394 1557733320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798638_resized_andarkooilgasoffshore1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Ramaphosa's hard choice: a Cabinet to lift the South African economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosas-hard-choice-a-cabinet-to-lift-the-south-african-economy-2019-05-13 Bloomberg ECONOMY Mon, 13 May 2019 08:48:00 +0200 519355 1557758478 1557730080 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798641_resized_cyrilramaphosa4jobssummit10181022dylan.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Eskom task team mulling new debt-relief options as it comes to terms with depth of crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-task-team-mulling-new-debt-relief-options-as-it-comes-to-terms-with-depth-of-crisis-2019-05-10 Terence Creamer ESKOM Fri, 10 May 2019 14:55:00 +0200 519312 1557497277 1557492900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798273_resized_eskomrockstatuemegawattpark11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Denel announces latest phase of its offset programme to Malaysia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-announces-latest-phase-of-its-offset-programme-to-malaysia-2019-05-10 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE Fri, 10 May 2019 11:11:00 +0200 519269 1557499750 1557479460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798169_resized_denelbadgerdenel1022.jpg A Denel LCT-30 turret, armed with a GI-30 30 mm cannon, mounted on a South African Badger infantry fighting vehicle 511 287 Mahindra South Africa unveils comprehensive farming equipment range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahindra-south-africa-unveils-comprehensive-farming-equipment-range-2019-05-10 Irma Venter AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 May 2019 10:05:00 +0200 519261 1557497328 1557475500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798147_resized_mahindratractorssa201911022.jpg Mahindra has entered the farming equipment business in South Africa 511 287 March manufacturing output better than expected https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/march-manufacturing-output-better-than-expected-2019-05-09 Mariaan Webb MANUFACTURING Thu, 09 May 2019 14:57:00 +0200 519179 1557414428 1557406620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sappi says dissolving wood pulp prospects remain strong despite near-term pressures https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-says-dissolving-wood-pulp-prospects-remain-strong-despite-near-term-pressures-2019-05-09 Terence Creamer FOREST PRODUCTS Thu, 09 May 2019 12:35:00 +0200 519152 1557413932 1557398100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797890_resized_sappingodwanamillwoodpaper310220614duane.jpg 511 287 Local vehicle production expected to grow by 6.2% in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-vehicle-production-expected-to-grow-by-62-in-2019-2019-05-09 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 09 May 2019 12:07:00 +0200 519143 1557414206 1557396420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797862_resized_vwsabodyshopwelderandgun201810222.jpg 511 287 South Africa’s energy transition won’t be ‘just’ in absence of inclusive social dialogue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-energy-transition-wont-be-just-in-absence-of-inclusive-social-dialogue-2019-05-07 Terence Creamer ENERGY TRANSITION Tue, 07 May 2019 16:40:00 +0200 519048 1557245093 1557240000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797663_resized_zwelinzimavavi207131022duane.jpg Saftu general-secretary Zwelinzima Vavi 511 287 Eberhard calls for renewables to play a far greater role in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eberhard-calls-for-renewables-to-play-a-far-greater-role-in-south-africa-2019-05-07 Kim Cloete RENEWABLES Tue, 07 May 2019 16:26:00 +0200 519047 1557241053 1557239160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797643_resized_antoneberhard310220813duane.jpg Anton Eberhard 511 287 Worley creating a force for the future of resources and energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/worley-creating-a-force-for-the-future-of-resources-and-energy-2019-05-07 Martin Creamer ENERGY CHEMICALS RESOURCES Tue, 07 May 2019 15:15:00 +0200 519033 1557483790 1557234900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797608_resized_krishiyerfrancoisboschdenverdreyeriandaviesryanfrouderoberthulledhanbidgeworley05191022dylan.jpg From left, Krish Iyer, president Middle East Africa, Francois Bosch, business development (BD) sales manager, East Africa, Denver Dreyer, senior vice president Mining Minerals and Metals (MM&M), Europe Middle East Africa, Ian Davies, senior vice president, BD & Growth MEA, Ryan Froude, operations manager, East Africa, Robert Hull, vice president, MM&M, Africa, and Ed Hanbidge, vice president, Energy Chemicals and Services, Southern and Eastern Africa. 511 287 IEA says world cannot ‘press pause’ on renewables, as capacity growth stalls https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-says-world-cannot-press-pause-on-renewables-as-capacity-growth-stalls-2019-05-06 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 06 May 2019 14:30:00 +0200 518899 1557153387 1557145800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797349_resized_solarjobsbloomberg0620111022.jpg 511 287 Total to buy Anadarko’s Africa assets for $8.8bn if Occidental bid succeeds https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/total-to-buy-anadarkos-africa-assets-for-88bn-if-occidental-bid-succeeds-2019-05-06 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / OIL & GAS Mon, 06 May 2019 12:25:00 +0200 518883 1557146892 1557138300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797346_resized_andarkooilgasoffshore1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South African private sector activity grows in April as electricity crunch eases – PMI https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-private-sector-activity-grows-in-april-as-electricity-crunch-eases-pmi-2019-05-06 Reuters ECONOMY Mon, 06 May 2019 09:39:00 +0200 518833 1557153443 1557128340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797186_resized_electricitygeneralpowerlines21022duane.jpg 511 287 MTN appoints Jonas chairperson designate, establishes international advisory board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-appoints-jonas-chairperson-designate-establishes-international-advisory-board-2019-05-03 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 03 May 2019 12:09:00 +0200 518770 1556891011 1556878140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797079_resized_mcebisijonas11161022duane.jpg Mcebisi Jonas 511 287