Engineering News | Macro and Micro https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/macro-and-micro Sun, 21 Jul 2019 08:39:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Air Products, Jeka highlight benefits of solar rooftop installations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-products-jeka-highlight-benefits-of-solar-rooftop-installations-2019-06-11 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:51:00 +0200 522383 1563527343 1563526260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805110_resized_airproductsspartanpvpanels05191022dylan.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78961_2019-05-22_airproducts_-_2.mp441981233Air Products GM Maropeng Bahula speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s newly-installed solar rooftop PV system, while Jeka Energy CEO Thembani Marhanele touches on some of the system’s specifics. Video & Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Air Products GM Maropeng Bahula speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s newly-installed solar rooftop PV system, while Jeka Energy CEO Thembani Marhanele touches on some of the system’s specifics. Video & Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Pioneer’s shares rise on $1.7bn PepsiCo deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pioneers-shares-rise-on-17bn-pepsico-deal-2019-07-19 Simone Liedtke FOOD & BEVERAGE Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:42:00 +0200 526154 1563543544 1563525720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812797_resized_pepsico0719bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 OPINION: Making farming cool for youngsters https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/making-farming-cool-for-youngsters-2019-07-19 Martin Zhuwakinyu AFRICA BEAT Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0200 526082 1563520357 1563516000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812732_resized_martinzhuwakinyu60719dylancopy1022.jpg Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Martin Zhuwakinyu 511 287 Federation committed to small business growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-committed-to-small-business-growth-2019-07-02 Mamaili Mamaila Macro and Micro Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524435 1563260123 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809303_resized_seifsabrandedprofiletrainingcentre1907191022.jpg TECHNICAL SKILLS Seifsa’s training ensures that people in the metals and engineering sector become technically skilled individuals so that they can create products of high quality for the industry 511 287 Repo rate cut welcomed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repo-rate-cut-welcomed-2019-07-18 Sane Dhlamini Macro and Micro Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:56:00 +0200 526104 1563516264 1563461760 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812695_resized_sarbbuilding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Reserve Bank cuts repo rate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reserve-bank-cuts-repo-rate-2019-07-18 News24Wire Macro and Micro Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:23:00 +0200 526064 1563458894 1563456180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812600_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Calisto takes majority interest in Cartrack, triggering mandatory offer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calisto-takes-majority-interest-in-cartrack-triggering-mandatory-offer-2019-07-18 Simone Liedtke FLEET MANAGEMENT Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:34:00 +0200 526041 1563453319 1563453240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bahrain composites group aiming to use PRASA contract as platform for expansion into other sectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bahrain-composites-group-aiming-to-use-prasa-contract-as-platform-for-expansion-into-other-sectors-2019-07-18 Terence Creamer MANUFACTURING Thu, 18 Jul 2019 13:45:00 +0200 526024 1563519674 1563450300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812464_resized_drsameraljishibfgafrica07191022dylan.jpg BFG International group president Dr Samer Aljishi 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78952_2019-07-18_bfg_africa_-_2.mp451260803BFG International group president Dr Samer Aljishi in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the company's investment in South Africa and prospects for future growth. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 18.7.2019 BFG International group president Dr Samer Aljishi in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the company's investment in South Africa and prospects for future growth. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 18.7.2019 Eskom to pay Nedbank R9m in interest before month end https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-pay-nedbank-r9m-in-interest-before-month-end-2019-07-18 News24Wire Macro and Micro Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:51:00 +0200 525989 1563456081 1563443460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812369_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Nehawu 'disappointed' by government's intent to cut 30 000 public service jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nehawu-disappointed-by-governments-intent-to-cut-30-000-public-service-jobs-2019-07-18 African News Agency Macro and Micro Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:28:00 +0200 525968 1563460496 1563438480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812319_resized_nehawulogo21022.jpg 511 287 Record private equity investment indicative of growth potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/record-private-equity-investment-indicative-of-growth-potential-2019-07-17 Simone Liedtke PRIVATE EQUITY Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:05:00 +0200 525918 1563430471 1563379500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812244_resized_privateequitytanyavanlill072019savca1022.jpg Savca CEO Tanya van Lill 511 287 South Africa positioning itself within platinum-rich hydrogen economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-positioned-for-emerging-hydrogen-economy-2019-07-17 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:29:00 +0200 525913 1563455087 1563373740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812220_resized_trudimakhaya0719martincreamer1022.jpg Trudi Makhaya 511 287 New Nelson Mandela collectable coin series unveiled https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-nelson-mandela-collectable-coin-series-unveiled-2019-07-17 Thabi Madiba Macro and Micro Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:55:00 +0200 525897 1563372729 1563371700 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812186_resized_protear251ozrevresized1022.jpg The 1 oz R25 gold coin 511 287 Economists expect Reserve Bank to cut repo rate by 25 basis points https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economists-expect-reserve-bank-to-cut-repo-rate-by-25-basis-points-2019-07-17 African News Agency Macro and Micro Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:11:00 +0200 525870 1563367662 1563365460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812137_resized_sarbbuilding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Corruption busters still cash-strapped, but DOJ in talks with Treasury about private funding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corruption-busters-still-cash-strapped-but-doj-in-talks-with-treasury-about-private-funding-2019-07-17 News24Wire CORRUPTION Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:48:00 +0200 525801 1563349030 1563346080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South African interest rates may fall, and not due to politics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-interest-rates-may-fall-and-not-due-to-politics-2019-07-17 Bloomberg ECONOMY Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:31:00 +0200 525797 1563349841 1563345060 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Municipal managers to be hauled before Parliament to explain repeat adverse audits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipal-managers-to-be-hauled-before-parliament-to-explain-repeat-adverse-audits-2019-07-16 African News Agency Macro and Micro Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:13:00 +0200 525759 1563286459 1563282780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811879_resized_parliament20180220181022.jpg 511 287 Didiza calls for conversation with land owners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/didiza-calls-for-conversation-with-land-owners-2019-07-16 African News Agency Macro and Micro Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:56:00 +0200 525716 1563281102 1563270960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811797_resized_thokodidiza21022.jpg Agriculture, Land Reform & Rural Development Thoko Didiza 511 287 EOH says bribery, corruption limited to a few individuals, subsidiaries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eoh-says-bribery-corruption-limited-to-a-few-individuals-subsidiaries-2019-07-16 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:16:00 +0200 525708 1563288133 1563268560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811776_resized_stephenvancoller204191022.jpg EOH CEO Stephen van Coller 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 GEPF looks to invest more offshore https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gepf-looks-to-invest-more-offshore-2019-07-16 Bloomberg INVESTMENT Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:21:00 +0200 525662 1563263208 1563261660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 What Africa’s key central banks will discuss in the next ten days https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-africas-key-central-banks-will-discuss-in-the-next-ten-days-2019-07-16 Bloomberg ECONOMY Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:07:00 +0200 525655 1563261150 1563260820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Gautrain adds R6.4bn to the Gauteng economy a year, says new study https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-adds-r64bn-to-the-gauteng-economy-a-year-says-new-study-2019-07-15 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:45:00 +0200 525627 1563199970 1563198300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811602_resized_jacobmmamaboloandjackvandermerwe0719irma1022.jpg Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Jacob Mamabolo and Gautrain Management Agency CEO Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Jacob Zuma details ‘conspiracy’ against him https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jacob-zuma-details-conspiracy-against-him-2019-07-15 Sashnee Moodley Macro and Micro Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:42:00 +0200 525591 1563200009 1563187320 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811536_resized_jacobzuma15072019reuters1022.jpg Former President Jacob Zuma 511 287 Fedusa welcomes appointment of Ivan Fredericks to PIC board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fedusa-welcomes-appointment-of-ivan-fredericks-to-pic-board-2019-07-12 African News Agency Macro and Micro Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:20:00 +0200 525486 1562935193 1562934000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811335_resized_picpublicinvestmentcorporationlogo1022.jpg 511 287 Heavy haul industry business models to be modelled under 4IR – Monakali https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-haul-industry-business-models-to-be-modelled-under-4ir-monakali-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT / RAIL Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:00:00 +0200 525477 1562932947 1562932800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811311_resized_brianmonakalitransnet07191022dylan.jpg Transnet Freight Rail GM Brian Monakali 511 287 WearCheck acquires reliability testing company, boosts services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wearcheck-acquires-reliability-testing-company-boosts-services-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke CONDITION MONITORING Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525476 1562936623 1562929020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811308_resized_conditionmonitoringneilrobinsonmdofwearcheck0720191022.jpg WearCheck MD Neil Robinson 511 287 IRP will serve before Cabinet only in September as Nedlac process drags on https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-will-serve-before-cabinet-only-in-september-as-nedlac-process-drags-on-2019-07-11 Terence Creamer ENERGY Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:23:00 +0200 525350 1562852832 1562847780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810989_resized_gwedemantashe12003181022.jpg Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 South African ports ‘need to evolve’ – specialist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-ports-need-to-evolve-specialist-2019-07-11 Simone Liedtke PORTS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525331 1562842748 1562842620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810934_resized_lwandilemabbuza1022.jpg Transnet National Ports Authority logistics supply chain specialist Lwandile Mabuza 511 287 Dirco to focus on facilitating more foreign direct investment to South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dirco-to-focus-on-facilitating-more-foreign-direct-investment-to-south-africa-2019-07-11 African News Agency INVESTMENT Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:56:00 +0200 525330 1562852018 1562842560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810928_resized_naledipandor2220620191022.jpg International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor 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 Cabinet okays NHI Bill for tabling in Parliament https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-okays-nhi-bill-for-tabling-in-parliament-2019-07-11 African News Agency Macro and Micro Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:51:00 +0200 525310 1562852059 1562838660 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810884_resized_jacksonmthembu190620191022.jpg Minister in The Presidency, Jackson Mthembu 511 287 BEE commission says MTN scheme contrary to objectives of empowerment law https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bee-commission-says-mtn-scheme-contrary-to-objectives-of-empowerment-law-2019-07-11 African News Agency TELECOMS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:19:00 +0200 525293 1562838862 1562836740 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Police service considered the most corrupt institution – survey https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/police-service-considered-the-most-corrupt-institution-survey-2019-07-11 Thabi Madiba Macro and Micro Thu, 11 Jul 2019 10:19:00 +0200 525271 1562852132 1562833140 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810769_resized_policesapstshwanetrainingacademy106121022duane.jpg 511 287 Absa metal ETFs list on A2X https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/absa-metal-etfs-list-on-a2x-2019-07-11 Marleny Arnoldi STOCK EXCHANGES Thu, 11 Jul 2019 10:11:00 +0200 525268 1562920347 1562832660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 4IR summit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4ir-summit-2019-07-11 Creamer Media Reporter Macro and Micro Thu, 11 Jul 2019 09:40:00 +0200 525260 1562914693 1562830800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811065_resized_st11072019.jpeg Natasha Odendaal 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78895_2019-07-11_second_take_en_-_2.mp458781136Natasha Odendaal discusses the 4IR summit. (Camera & editing: Nicholas Boyd) Natasha Odendaal discusses the 4IR summit. (Camera & editing: Nicholas Boyd) Kganyago reappointment shows commitment to central bank independence – association https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kganyago-reappointment-shows-commitment-to-central-bank-independence-association-2019-07-11 African News Agency ECONOMY Thu, 11 Jul 2019 08:49:00 +0200 525251 1562827932 1562827740 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0