Engineering News | Infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/infrastructure Mon, 20 May 2019 00:49:33 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Mozambique’s GDP growth to fall to below 3% following Idai https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambiques-gdp-growth-to-fall-to-below-3-following-idai-2019-05-17 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY Fri, 17 May 2019 14:38:00 +0200 520118 1558099258 1558096680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799758_resized_mozambiquegeneric.jpg 511 287 Pioneers and projects that shone at African Power, Energy & Water Industry Awards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pioneers-and-projects-shine-at-african-power-energy-2019-05-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY & WATER Fri, 17 May 2019 09:53:00 +0200 519919 1558086184 1558079580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 PPPs could help ailing municipal water sector, suggests NBI https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ppps-could-help-ailing-municipal-water-sector-suggests-nbi-2019-05-16 Kim Cloete WATER Thu, 16 May 2019 17:03:00 +0200 519897 1558074553 1558018980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mozambique power utility begins the long process of recovery following cyclones https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-power-utility-begins-the-long-process-of-recovery-following-cyclones-2019-05-15 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 15 May 2019 20:53:00 +0200 519705 1557987708 1557946380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 Egypt's Sisi opens huge suspension bridge over the Nile https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypts-sisi-opens-huge-suspension-bridge-over-the-nile-2019-05-15 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Wed, 15 May 2019 14:38:00 +0200 519679 1557924145 1557923880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 UCT engineers test Africa’s longest suspension bridge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-engineers-test-africas-longest-suspension-bridge-2019-05-14 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 14 May 2019 08:30:00 +0200 519473 1557815905 1557815400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798677_resized_constructionmaputokatembebridgefromnorthernshore05191022.jpg 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 Tanzania rail project to take half of Transport Ministry's budget https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-rail-project-to-take-half-of-transport-ministrys-budget-2019-05-10 Bloomberg RAIL Fri, 10 May 2019 15:58:00 +0200 519327 1557497095 1557496680 99999999999 Bloomberg 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 FLSmidth boosts local engineering facility https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flsmidth-boosts-local-engineering-facility-2019-05-09 Creamer Media Reporter Infrastructure Thu, 09 May 2019 09:23:00 +0200 519105 1557388566 1557386580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797773_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78329_2019-05-10_rer536-flsmidth-hdweb.mp461263976FLSmidth boosts local engineering facility FLSmidth boosts local engineering facility Nersa sets May 24 deadline for comment on overhauled SSEG exemption rules https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-sets-may-24-deadline-for-comment-on-overhauled-sseg-exemption-rules-2019-05-09 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 09 May 2019 08:55:00 +0200 519095 1557414072 1557384900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797740_resized_photovolaticelectricityplantavelardawndistributioncentresolar310220514duane.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78328_consultation_paper.pdf252953Consultation paper for an updated Licensing Exemption and Registration Notice Consultation paper for an updated Licensing Exemption and Registration Notice Tanzania plans cable car for Mount Kilimanjaro https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-plans-cable-car-for-mount-kilimanjaro-2019-05-07 Reuters TOURISM Tue, 07 May 2019 16:42:00 +0200 519049 1557240530 1557240120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797657_resized_mountkilimanjaroreuters1022.jpg Mount Kilimanjaro 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 Sub-Saharan African construction activity set to pick up despite risks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sub-saharan-african-construction-activity-set-to-pick-up-despite-risks-2019-05-07 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Tue, 07 May 2019 15:34:00 +0200 519036 1557236201 1557236040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797615_resized_saceecconstructionbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 IEA says world cannot ‘press pause’ on renewables, as capacity growth stalls 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https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796972_resized_tctavaalpipelineproject1505061022duane.jpg TCTA Vaal pipeline project 511 287 Built environment still plagued by falling-from-height accidents – federation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/built-environment-still-plagued-by-falling-from-height-accidents-federation-2019-05-03 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 03 May 2019 11:14:00 +0200 518754 1556875079 1556874840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796966_resized_workingatheightmsabackpackprovided201709151022.jpg 511 287 Africa gains traction as trade destination https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-gains-traction-as-trade-destination-2019-05-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Infrastructure Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517403 1556526122 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794035_resized_monsantopetitagriculturepowerlines11015duane1022.jpg MAKING PROGRESS Several industries and factors are driving growth in sub-Saharan Africa, including agricultural development and power 511 287 Transnet promises to fill executive vacancies as Mahomedy is appointed new acting CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-promises-to-fill-executive-vacancies-as-mahomedy-is-appointed-new-acting-ceo-2019-05-02 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Thu, 02 May 2019 09:10:00 +0200 518526 1556802287 1556781000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796433_resized_mohammedmahomedytransnet0119dylan1022.jpeg New acting Transnet CEO Mohammed Mahomedy 511 287 High Court turns down N2 Wild Coast Road appeal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-court-turns-down-n2-wild-coast-road-appeal-2019-04-30 Tasneem Bulbulia ROADS Tue, 30 Apr 2019 15:36:00 +0200 518535 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INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 29 Apr 2019 14:10:00 +0200 518303 1556540927 1556539800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Guinea boosts power output to foster bauxite refining https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/guinea-boosts-power-output-to-foster-bauxite-refining-2019-04-29 Reuters BAUXITE/ENERGY Mon, 29 Apr 2019 14:05:00 +0200 518302 1556540818 1556539500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 EIB extends €82m loan to Lesotho Lowlands Water Development Project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eib-extends-82m-loan-to-lesotho-lowlands-water-development-project-2019-04-26 Marleny Arnoldi WATER Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:50:00 +0200 518209 1556286689 1556286600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Transnet installing new tippler to sustain iron-ore exports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-installing-new-tippler-to-sustain-iron-ore-exports-2019-04-26 Reuters IRON-ORE Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:51:00 +0200 518181 1556275997 1556275860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Overcoming backlogs with infrastructure upgrades 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