Engineering News | Latest News https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/latest-news Thu, 27 Jan 2022 23:18:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Approvals for Eskom’s ‘exciting’ grid-tied battery project expected in February https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/approvals-for-eskoms-exciting-grid-tied-battery-project-expected-in-february-2022-01-27 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:55:00 +0200 605308 1643296253 1643295300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980843_resized_andrederuyter2eskom01201022donna.jpg Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter 511 287 Boeing reports year-on-year improvement in revenues, reduced losses for 2021 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-reports-year-on-year-improvement-in-revenues-reduced-losses-for-2021-2022-01-27 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:37:00 +0200 605307 1643295394 1643294220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 DMRE calls for public comment on draft Domestic Carbon Offset Standards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmre-calls-for-public-comment-on-draft-domestic-carbon-offset-standards-2022-01-27 Donna Slater CARBON EMISSIONS Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:22:00 +0200 605305 1643295203 1643293320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Public Works to release RFP for renewable energy programme this quarter https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-works-to-release-rfp-for-renewable-energy-programme-this-quarter-2022-01-27 Darren Parker RENEWABLE ENERGY/WATER Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:17:00 +0200 605303 1643295018 1643293020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980831_resized_patriciadelille1022reuters.jpg Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille 511 287 Eskom warns of elevated diesel use as system outlook remains precarious https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-warns-of-elevated-diesel-use-as-system-outlook-remains-precarious-2022-01-27 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:10:00 +0200 605300 1643295835 1643292600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980817_resized_segomocoschepperseskom1021donna1022.jpg Group executive for transmission Segomoco Scheppers 511 287 VWSA appoints new sales and marketing director https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vwsa-appoints-new-sales-and-marketing-director-2022-01-27 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:36:00 +0200 605284 1643290715 1643290560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980769_resized_vwsamarketingdirectorthomasmilz20221022.jpg Thomas Milz 511 287 Bolt welcomes inclusion of e-hailing drivers under Taxi Relief Fund https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bolt-welcomes-inclusion-of-e-hailing-drivers-under-taxi-relief-fund-2022-01-27 Irma Venter MOBILITY Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:31:00 +0200 605283 1643291580 1643290260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980756_resized_boltandrewihsaangasnolarheadofpublicpolicyforsouthernafrica20221022.jpg Andrew Ihsaan Gasnolar 511 287 Airbus avails previous generation Beluga’s for private oversized air cargo charter https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-avails-previous-generation-belugas-for-private-oversized-air-cargo-charter-2022-01-27 Donna Slater LOGISTICS Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:29:00 +0200 605282 1643292555 1643290140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980753_resized_airbusbelugast1022.jpg The Airbus Beluga Super Transporter, tail number 3 511 287 Reserve Bank announces another interest rate hike https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reserve-bank-announces-another-interest-rate-hike-2022-01-27 News24Wire Latest News Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:18:00 +0200 605274 1643293083 1643289480 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980742_resized_lesetjakganyagogovtza1022.jpg Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 South Africa’s emergency power process nears another deadline https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-emergency-power-process-nears-another-deadline-2022-01-27 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Thu, 27 Jan 2022 14:05:00 +0200 605242 1643285311 1643285100 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980664_resized_karpowership06211022.jpg 511 287 Port of Maputo achieves new handling record, new masterplan to be released https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-maputo-achieves-new-handling-record-new-masterplan-to-be-released-2022-01-27 Irma Venter PORTS AND SHIPPING Thu, 27 Jan 2022 14:02:00 +0200 605240 1643295916 1643284920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980655_resized_maputoportterminal12202121022.jpg The port of Maputo 511 287 Wits pays tribute to Professor Emeritus Huw Phillips https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wits-pays-tribute-to-professor-emeritus-huw-phillips-2022-01-27 Tasneem Bulbulia EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Thu, 27 Jan 2022 12:16:00 +0200 605211 1643293212 1643278560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vukile’s subsidiary acquires 22% stake in a fellow Spanish Reit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vukiles-subsidiary-acquires-22-stake-in-a-fellow-spanish-reit-2022-01-27 Tasneem Bulbulia PROPERTY Thu, 27 Jan 2022 12:15:00 +0200 605210 1643279406 1643278500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bitcoin-paying solar power company plans African expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bitcoin-paying-solar-power-company-plans-african-expansion-2022-01-27 Bloomberg RENEWABLES Thu, 27 Jan 2022 12:13:00 +0200 605208 1643285936 1643278380 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Water Boards to be reviewed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-boards-to-be-reviewed-2022-01-27-1 Natasha Odendaal WATER Thu, 27 Jan 2022 12:08:00 +0200 605204 1643279132 1643278080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 MeerKAT secures an unprecedented image of the Galactic core https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meerkat-secures-an-unprecedented-image-of-the-galactic-core-2022-01-27 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Thu, 27 Jan 2022 11:39:00 +0200 605196 1643276978 1643276340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980564_resized_saraomeerkatgalaticcentremouseandsnake0120221022.jpg This image shows a small part of the new image of the Galactic core, with the supernova remnant G359.1-0.5 in the centre. The bright object to the left is a ‘runaway’ pulsar, known as ‘the Mouse’. In the upper right is one of the longest known radio filaments, called ‘the Snake’ 511 287 Mineworkers Provident Fund backs African digital infrastructure roll-out https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mineworkers-provident-fund-backs-african-digital-infrastructure-rollout-2022-01-27 Tasneem Bulbulia FINANCE; TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIONS Thu, 27 Jan 2022 10:53:00 +0200 605191 1643274433 1643273580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ARB receives firm intention offer for acquisition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arb-receives-firm-intention-offer-for-acquisition-2022-01-27 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Thu, 27 Jan 2022 10:18:00 +0200 605181 1643277503 1643271480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eaton appoints Godfrey Marema as South African MD https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaton-appoints-godfrey-marema-as-south-african-md-2022-01-27 Schalk Burger APPOINTMENT Thu, 27 Jan 2022 09:33:00 +0200 605165 1643270203 1643268780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980518_resized_eatonsamdgodfreymarema01221022.jpg Eaton South Africa MD Godfrey Marema 511 287 Macsteel business launched to support construction industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/macsteel-business-launched-to-support-construction-industry-2022-01-26 Schalk Burger CONSTRUCTION Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:27:00 +0200 605129 1643207843 1643207220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa digital agriculture needs growth-stage capital and robust, scalable business models https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-digital-agriculture-needs-growth-stage-capital-and-robust-scalable-business-models-2022-01-26 Schalk Burger AGRICULTURE Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:22:00 +0200 605128 1643207695 1643206920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fulbright scholarships open for South Africans to study in the US https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fulbright-scholarships-open-for-south-africans-to-study-in-the-us-2022-01-26 Tasneem Bulbulia EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:18:00 +0200 605127 1643207312 1643206680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 GBCSA appoints new chairperson https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gbcsa-appoints-new-chairperson-2022-01-26 Darren Parker CONSTRUCTION Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:03:00 +0200 605124 1643206946 1643205780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980475_resized_brianunstedgbcsachairman1022.jpg New GBCSA chairperson Brian Unsted 511 287 Hydrogen roadmap targeting societal well-being, North West conference told https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydrogen-roadmap-targeting-societal-well-being-north-west-conference-told-2022-01-26 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 26 Jan 2022 15:52:00 +0200 605123 1643269555 1643205120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980472_resized_rebeccamaserumule1022.jpg Science and Innovation Department chief director hydrogen and energy Dr Rebecca Maserumule 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/87192_2022-01-26_maserumule_-_3.mp4148379146North West Mining and Energy Conference covered by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. 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Airbus Helicopters reports solid 2021 recovery with 419 orders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-helicopters-reports-solid-2021-recovery-with-419-orders-2022-01-26 Schalk Burger AEROSPACE Wed, 26 Jan 2022 15:16:00 +0200 605114 1643205521 1643202960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Adcock expects to report up to 30% improvement in earnings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adcock-expects-to-report-up-to-30-improvement-in-earnings-2022-01-26 Darren Parker PHARMACEUTICALS Wed, 26 Jan 2022 14:59:00 +0200 605105 1643202730 1643201940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Online tyre retailer launched in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/online-tyre-retailer-launched-in-south-africa-2022-01-26 Darren Parker Latest News Wed, 26 Jan 2022 14:46:00 +0200 605096 1643202529 1643201160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980440_resized_enonlinebalckcirclesdevlinmoodley0120221022.jpg Blackcircles GM Devlin Moodley 511 287 Green primary iron could help South Africa offset fall in coal export revenues – study https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-primary-iron-could-help-south-africa-offset-fall-in-coal-export-revenues-study-2022-01-26 Terence Creamer GREEN STEEL Wed, 26 Jan 2022 14:30:00 +0200 605090 1643208990 1643200200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980428_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1510221113duane.jpeg Green primary iron made in South Africa could help global steelmakers lower the cost of their decarbonisation efforts 511 287 AIDC Eastern Cape, SABS sign MoU focused on EVs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aidc-eastern-cape-sabs-sign-mou-focused-on-evs-2022-01-26 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 26 Jan 2022 14:11:00 +0200 605080 1643201311 1643199060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980437_resized_aidcecceothaboshenxanejodischoltzleadadminsabs20221022.jpg Thabo Shenxane and Jodi Scholtz 511 287 Volkswagen’s Kariega plant manufactures it 100 000th Polo Vivo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagens-kariega-plant-manufactures-it-100-000thpolo-vivo-2022-01-26 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 26 Jan 2022 14:09:00 +0200 605078 1643199074 1643198940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980404_resized_vwsa100000thvivo0120221022.jpg 511 287 International airline body calls for countries to more rapidly lift travel restrictions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-airline-body-calls-for-countries-to-more-rapidly-lift-travel-restrictions-2022-01-26 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 26 Jan 2022 13:58:00 +0200 605073 1643200154 1643198280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Food inflation decelerating but there are upside risks for 2022 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/food-inflation-decelerating-but-there-are-upside-risks-for-2022-2022-01-26 Rebecca Campbell INFLATION Wed, 26 Jan 2022 13:57:00 +0200 605072 1643199887 1643198220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BME unpacks new-gen electronic detonator https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bme-unpacks-new-gen-electronic-detonator-2022-01-25 Creamer Media Reporter Latest News Wed, 26 Jan 2022 13:53:00 +0200 604983 1643199183 1643197980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980407_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/87190_2022-01-25_rer631_bme_-_3.mp494660678BME unpacks new-gen electronic detonator BME unpacks new-gen electronic detonator Greater accountability needed for underperforming construction contractors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greater-accountability-needed-for-underperforming-construction-contractors-2022-01-26 Donna Slater CONSTRUCTION Wed, 26 Jan 2022 12:43:00 +0200 605066 1643194718 1643193780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Artificial intelligence M&A deals grew by 33.5% in the past 12 months – GlobalData https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/artifical-intelligence-ma-deals-grew-by-335-in-the-past-12-months-globadata-2022-01-26 Schalk Burger ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Wed, 26 Jan 2022 12:04:00 +0200 605060 1643204879 1643191440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global steel production increased by 3.7% y/y in 2021 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-steel-production-increased-by-37-yy-in-2021-2022-01-26 Schalk Burger STEEL Wed, 26 Jan 2022 11:53:00 +0200 605058 1643192166 1643190780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CEF in the clear with exec appointments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cef-in-the-clear-with-exec-appointments-2022-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 26 Jan 2022 11:33:00 +0200 605053 1643190871 1643189580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Telkom’s iWayAfrica, Africa Online Mauritius and Multi-Links transaction under the SIU spotlight https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkoms-iwayafrica-africa-online-mauritius-and-multi-links-transaction-under-the-siu-spotlight-2022-01-26 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 26 Jan 2022 09:40:00 +0200 605035 1643209037 1643182800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0