Engineering News | Infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/infrastructure Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:02:45 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AfDB debars construction company for fraudulent practices https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-debars-construction-company-for-fraudulent-practices-2019-07-16 Nadine James ECONOMY Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:54:00 +0200 525750 1563282873 1563281640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sisulu promises traction in water sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sisulu-promises-traction-in-water-sector-2019-07-16 Natasha Odendaal WATER Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:53:00 +0200 525751 1563285050 1563281580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811864_resized_lindiwesisulu209171022.jpg Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu 511 287 ‘Monetisation’ of risks will be key to transitioning from climate awareness to resilience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/monetisation-of-risks-will-be-key-to-transitioning-from-climate-awareness-to-resilience-2019-07-16 Terence Creamer CLIMATE RESILIENCE Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:25:00 +0200 525663 1563262046 1563261900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811683_resized_ianallisonmottmacdonald1022.jpg Mott MacDonald global head of climate resilience services Ian Allison 511 287 Garden Route Dam spillway on track for completion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/garden-route-dam-spillway-on-track-for-completion-2019-07-12 African News Agency WATER Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:12:00 +0200 525483 1562933603 1562933520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 CSIR doubles down on solar PV amid energy-autonomous campus success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-doubles-down-on-solar-pv-after-energy-autonomous-campus-success-2019-07-12 Dylan Slater Renewable Energy Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524241 1562660345 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810227_resized_exceeding.jpg 511 287 Collaboration key to property, construction success – De Lille https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collaboration-key-to-property-construction-success-de-lille-2019-07-11 Tasneem Bulbulia CONSTRUCTION Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:53:00 +0200 525388 1562926948 1562856780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811302_resized_patriciadelille22022019darlene.jpg Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille 511 287 TNPA calls for improved maritime transportation infrastructure systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-calls-for-improved-maritime-transportation-infrastructure-systems-2019-07-11 Simone Liedtke PORTS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:43:00 +0200 525327 1562842241 1562841780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Researcher says roads still enable social segregation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/researcher-says-roads-still-enable-social-segregation-2019-07-11 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:36:00 +0200 525325 1562842343 1562841360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 MBSA to develop action plan to overcome construction sector challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mbsa-to-develop-action-plan-to-overcome-construction-sector-challenges-2019-07-09 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Tue, 09 Jul 2019 12:09:00 +0200 525041 1562667034 1562666940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Durban rail corridor to benefit most from addition of standard gauge track https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-rail-corridor-to-benefit-most-from-addition-of-standard-gauge-track-2019-07-09 Irma Venter RAIL Tue, 09 Jul 2019 11:42:00 +0200 525036 1562743518 1562665320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810292_resized_railtracks310221014duane.jpg 511 287 UCT researchers say road maintenance backlog exceeds R400bn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-researchers-say-road-maintenance-backlog-exceeds-r400bn-2019-07-08 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Mon, 08 Jul 2019 16:34:00 +0200 524955 1562598005 1562596440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810083_resized_uctmatthewtownshend072019dylan1022.jpg UCT researcher Matthew Townshend 511 287 Conference presentations tackle spatial development, transport planning issues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-presentations-tackle-spatial-development-transport-planning-issues-2019-07-08 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING Mon, 08 Jul 2019 16:18:00 +0200 524952 1562656079 1562595480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810092_resized_stevenfriedman0719dylan1022.jpg UJ Professor Steven Friedman 511 287 Massive upgrade under way at Zandvliet Wastewater Treatment Works in Cape Town https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/massive-upgrade-under-way-at-zandvliet-wastewater-treatment-works-in-cape-town-2019-07-08 African News Agency WATER Mon, 08 Jul 2019 12:58:00 +0200 524925 1562587333 1562583480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Marubeni seeks sites and partners as it gears up for next renewables bid window https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marubeni-seeks-sites-and-partners-as-it-gears-up-for-next-renewables-bid-window-2019-07-05 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 05 Jul 2019 16:10:00 +0200 524824 1562338561 1562335800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809839_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine1610220114duane.jpeg 511 287 Infrastructure backlog provides growth opportunities for company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-planning-backlog-provides-growth-opportunities-for-company-2019-06-19 Cameron Mackay Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523087 1561992047 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805973_resized_aecomwernercomrie0620191022.jpg WERNER COMRIE Collaboration between the public and private sectors is long overdue. We have to use our collective knowledge to solve the challenges going forward 511 287 Institute implements changes for inclusivity, diversity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-implements-changes-for-inclusivity-diversity-2019-07-05 Theresa Bhowan Infrastructure Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523278 1562276815 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806432_resized_steelsaiscboardmembers0720191022.jpg NEW ON BOARD Newly elected chairperson, Nicolette Skjoldhammer with CEO Paolo Trinchero and board member Tebogo Raaleka 511 287 Western Cape transport department building N2 pedestrian bridge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-transport-department-building-n2-pedestrian-bridge-2019-07-04 Marleny Arnoldi BRIDGES Thu, 04 Jul 2019 11:33:00 +0200 524603 1562232916 1562232780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Transport conference to feature latest research, expert speakers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-conference-to-feature-latest-research-expert-speakers-2019-07-03 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:13:00 +0200 524510 1562158602 1562148780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Zambia, Zimbabwe to start building Batoka power plant next year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-zimbabwe-to-start-building-batoka-power-plant-next-year-2019-07-02 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 02 Jul 2019 14:17:00 +0200 524411 1562069908 1562069820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Water department committed to transparency in Clanwilliam dam wall project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-department-committed-to-transparency-in-clanwilliam-dam-wall-project-2019-07-02 African News Agency WATER Tue, 02 Jul 2019 14:09:00 +0200 524406 1562069469 1562069340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Saice calls for effective infrastructure spend https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saice-calls-for-effective-infrastructure-spend-2019-07-02 Tasneem Bulbulia INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 02 Jul 2019 12:02:00 +0200 524394 1562276873 1562061720 99999999999 Riaan de Lange 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808917_resized_saicestevenkaplan0720191022.jpg Steven Kaplan 511 287 EOH sells 70% of Construction Computer Software to RIB Software https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eoh-sells-70-of-construction-computer-software-to-rib-software-2019-07-02 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL Tue, 02 Jul 2019 10:28:00 +0200 524377 1562056327 1562056080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Morocco hopes to attract $10bn in investment to new tech city https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/morocco-hopes-to-attract-10bn-in-investment-to-new-tech-city-2019-07-02 Reuters INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 02 Jul 2019 00:03:00 +0200 524317 1562017580 1562018580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gautrain looks at expanding non-fare revenue with Centurion pilot project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-looks-at-expanding-non-fare-revenue-with-centurion-pilot-project-2019-07-01 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Mon, 01 Jul 2019 09:10:00 +0200 524221 1562276719 1561965000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808502_resized_transportgautraincenturionstation06191022dylan.jpg Centurion station 511 287 Biggest concrete pour in UK history completed at nuclear plant site https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biggest-concrete-pour-in-uk-history-completed-at-nuclear-plant-site-2019-06-28 Bloomberg NUCLEAR ENERGY Fri, 28 Jun 2019 16:51:00 +0200 524198 1561733614 1561733460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Conco wins eSwatini solar power project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conco-wins-eswatini-solar-power-project-2019-06-28 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Fri, 28 Jun 2019 11:11:00 +0200 524130 1561713223 1561713060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Basil Read’s business rescue on track https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basil-reads-business-rescue-on-track-2019-06-28 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Fri, 28 Jun 2019 09:40:00 +0200 524093 1561716691 1561707600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sanral extends olive branch to smaller contractors, communities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-extends-olive-branch-to-smaller-contractors-communities-2019-06-28 Shirley le Guern ROADS Fri, 28 Jun 2019 09:21:00 +0200 524085 1561707880 1561706460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 At least five N2, N3 tenders to open by financial year-end, says Sanral https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/at-least-five-n2-n3-tenders-to-open-by-financial-year-end-says-sanral-2019-06-28 Shirley le Guern ROADS Fri, 28 Jun 2019 08:48:00 +0200 524078 1561730819 1561704480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808197_resized_sanralravironny06191022.jpg Sanral Eastern Region design, planning and construction manager Ravi Ronny 511 287 First customer day at new location hosted https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-hosts-first-customer-day-at-new-location-2019-06-28 Mamaili Mamaila Infrastructure Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522297 1561444567 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804519_resized_pipestubeshosesboschrexrothsouthafricahubbcustomerday2806191022.jpg TECH FORWARD Bosch Rexroth is now more focused on technological innovation, such as the Internet of Things 511 287 Countdown to pipes conference under way https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/countdown-to-pipes-conference-under-way-2019-06-28 Mamaili Mamaila Infrastructure Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522069 1561444567 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804515_resized_pipestubeshosessappma12806191022.jpg PIPES XII The conference – themed Not all plastics are alike – will take a closer look at the quality standards that govern the manufacturing and installation of high-performance plastic pipes and pipe systems 511 287 Industry body discusses challenges at hand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-discusses-challenges-at-hand-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Infrastructure Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522743 1561444569 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805261_resized_consultingcesafidicgama20191022.jpg CLUED-UP CONSULTING Delegates attending the FIDIC GAMA event spoke of infrastructure procurement and funding models 511 287 Consulting engineering remains under pressure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineering-remains-under-the-pump-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Infrastructure Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522752 1561444569 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805279_resized_consultingnyeletigautrainbridge0619.jpg BRIDGING THE GAP Building bridges for the Gautrain are but a few projects in Nyeleti’s portfolio 511 287 Sporting complex completed two years early https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sporting-complex-completed-two-years-early-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Infrastructure Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522705 1561444568 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805181_resized_consultingaecomjapoma06191022.jpg TRACK RECORD The stadium was built in record time as a multifaceted sporting facility and arts and culture hub 511 287 Prospect of reinvestment brings hope to sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prospect-of-reinvestment-brings-hope-to-sector-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Infrastructure Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522695 1561444568 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805142_resized_consultingengvisreddymdsrkconsulting06191022.jpg VIS REDDY South Africa has a good record in terms of managing tailings dams, even with the risks involved 511 287 WSP remains proactive in slow market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wsp-remains-proactive-in-slow-market-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Infrastructure Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522726 1561444569 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805212_resized_consultingwspzimbabwepower06191022.jpg GRID GANG The WSP team working on improving the power grid in Zimbabwe 511 287 AfriSam exploring ways to further reduce its carbon emissions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrisam-tackles-chemical-co2-and-tax-challenges-2019-06-28 Schalk Burger Cement Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523025 1561704183 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805835_resized_afrisamdudfieldcementkiln1022.jpg LIMESTONE KILN Producing clinker is energy intensive and releases CO2 over and above the fuel used to burn the limestone 511 287