Engineering News | Construction Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/construction Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:30:59 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 WeWork opens second South African location in Cape Town https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wework-opens-second-south-african-location-in-cape-town-2019-06-24 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY Mon, 24 Jun 2019 16:36:00 +0200 523595 1561387066 1561386960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 More African capitals realise need for resilient, sustainable infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-african-capitals-realise-need-for-resilient-sustainable-infrastructure-2019-06-24 Marleny Arnoldi INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 24 Jun 2019 16:13:00 +0200 523591 1561388217 1561385580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807059_resized_stevensmokgalapa120220191022.jpg Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa 511 287 Sisulu calls on municipalities to prioritise water, sanitation infrastructure maintenance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sisulu-calls-on-municipalities-to-prioritise-water-sanitation-infrastructure-maintenance-2019-06-24 African News Agency WATER Mon, 24 Jun 2019 14:14:00 +0200 523566 1561379255 1561378440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Resgen says final member confirms participation in lending syndicate for Boikarabelo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resgen-says-final-member-confirms-participation-in-lending-syndicate-for-boikarabelo-2019-06-24 African News Agency COAL Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:30:00 +0200 523551 1561372418 1561372200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Perdekraal East Wind Farm turbine foundations completed ahead of schedule https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/perdekraal-east-wind-farm-turbine-foundations-completed-ahead-of-schedule-2019-06-24 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 24 Jun 2019 11:54:00 +0200 523543 1561370191 1561370040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806970_resized_renewableenergyperdekraaleastwindfarmfinalfoundations0620191022.jpg 511 287 GVK to pay R6m fine in settlement with competition authorities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gvk-to-pay-r6m-fine-in-settlement-with-competition-authorities-2019-06-21 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS / CONSTRUCTION Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:17:00 +0200 523414 1561119525 1561119420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Theft, vandalism slow new train rollout at Metrorail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/theft-vandalism-slow-new-train-rollout-at-metrorail-2019-06-21 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 21 Jun 2019 09:19:00 +0200 523364 1561365137 1561101540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806583_resized_prasa05171022duane.jpg A new train on the Metrorail system 511 287 Company expands on fixing range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-on-fixing-range-2019-06-05 Khutso Maphatsoe Construction Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521946 1560839158 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803432_resized_fastenersfeatureupat0620191022.jpg CLOSE KNIT Upat not only supplies the fischer range of products, the company offers four other major brands that are all complementary 511 287 Upat offers a complete solution for construction industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upat-offers-a-complete-solution-for-construction-industry-2019-06-05 Mc'Kyla Nortje Construction Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521886 1560839159 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Saice embarks on long-term expansion strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saice-embarks-on-long-term-expansion-strategy-2019-06-05 Cameron Mackay Branded Profile Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521857 1560839159 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803446_resized_gfipolifantsfonteinbridge40509creamermedia1022.jpg GROWING FORWARD The diversity panel and ‘Growing Forward’ strategy will allow the institution to develop policies that address gender diversity and inclusivity in the built environment industry 511 287 Company supplies tech for local brick factory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/german-company-supplies-technology-for-local-brick-factory-2019-06-05 Mc'Kyla Nortje Construction Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521951 1560844319 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Regulations enable organisations to develop graduates https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-regulations-enable-organisations-to-develop-graduates-civils-masakheni-2019-06-04 Cameron Mackay Saice Branded Profile Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521804 1560839161 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803442_resized_allysonlawless0620171022.jpg ALLYSON LAWLESS Employers are mistaken in unrealistically expecting graduates to design and manage processes, projects and systems from their first day at work 511 287 Lafarge Africa rises to 3-week high after it sells South African unit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lafarge-africa-rises-to-3-week-high-after-it-sells-south-african-unit-2019-06-20 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:44:00 +0200 523312 1561041923 1561041840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Group Five shareholders unlikely to receive any value from business rescue process https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-shareholders-unlikely-to-receive-any-value-from-business-rescue-process-2019-06-20 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:03:00 +0200 523303 1561361113 1561039380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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