Engineering News | New Technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/new-technology Sat, 26 Sep 2020 14:29:29 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Daimler’s first hydrogen fuel-cell truck to start customer trials in 2023 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/daimlers-first-hydrogen-fuel-cell-truck-to-start-customer-trials-in-2023-2020-09-17 Irma Venter TRUCKS Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:16:00 +0200 565071 1600423424 1600348560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000899059_resized_daimlerfuelcelltruck1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/83392_fuel_cell_statement_daimler_2020.mp416891967Take a closer look at the Daimler concept hydrogen fuel-cell truck. Take a closer look at the Daimler concept hydrogen fuel-cell truck. Electric car racing series announces cyber protection deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-car-racing-series-announces-cyber-protection-deal-2020-09-14 Irma Venter FLYING CARS Mon, 14 Sep 2020 15:02:00 +0200 564731 1600088639 1600088520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000898299_resized_acronisairspeeder202011022.jpg 511 287 Ford improves efficiency at Silverton plant with new wheel and tyre facility https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-improves-efficiency-at-silverton-plant-with-new-wheel-and-tyre-facility-2020-09-11 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 11 Sep 2020 10:34:00 +0200 564586 1599837495 1599813240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000897988_resized_fordwheelfacilitysilverton109201022.jpg The new wheel and tyre facility at Ford's Silverton plant 511 287 The time for SA to shift to EV production is now – report https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-time-for-s-africa-to-shift-to-ev-production-is-now-says-tips-report-2020-09-11 Irma Venter ELECTRIC VEHICLES Fri, 11 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563709 1599484513 1599775200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Battery metals to boom despite widespread Covid-19 disruption https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battery-metals-to-boom-despite-widespread-covid-19-disruption-2020-09-11 Donna Slater BATTERY METALS Fri, 11 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563332 1599550005 1599775200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000897065_resized_battery.jpg 511 287 Nissan reports breakthrough in carbon-fibre parts production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-reports-breakthrough-in-carbon-fibre-parts-production-2020-09-10 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 10 Sep 2020 11:48:00 +0200 564460 1599732216 1599731280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000897661_resized_nissan204111022duane.jpg 511 287 Ford and partners roll out self-parking project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-and-partners-roll-out-self-parking-project-2020-09-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 07 Sep 2020 14:54:00 +0200 564135 1599487031 1599483240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000896914_resized_fordautomatedvaletparking00111022.jpg 511 287 Dube-Ncube congratulates CHEM Energy for opening S Africa’s first fuel cell factory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dube-ncube-congratulates-chem-energy-for-opening-s-africas-first-fuel-cell-company-2020-09-07 Sane Dhlamini New Technology Mon, 07 Sep 2020 14:28:00 +0200 564126 1599487517 1599481680 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000896888_resized_chemenergypresidentangelinmaharajandkznmecforedteanomusadubencubeattheopeningofthefirstfuelcellcompanyinsouthafrica1022.jpg CHEM Energy President Angelin Maharaj with KZN MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs Nomusa Dube-Ncube at the opening of the first fuel cell opened at the Dube TradePort 511 287 Covid-19 containment measures, manufacturing shutdown cost Metair R250m https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-gives-metair-r250m-bill-loock-to-oversee-recovery-as-a-consultant-2020-09-04 Irma Venter AUTO & ENERGY Fri, 04 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563138 1598882042 1599170400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Supporting policy must embrace EVs, says uYilo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supporting-policy-must-embrace-evs-says-uyilo-2020-08-28 Irma Venter ELECTRIC VEHICLES Fri, 28 Aug 2020 10:03:00 +0200 563360 1600433018 1598601780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000895044_resized_hitenparmaruyilo1022.jpg Hiten Parmar 511 287 Covid-19 puts EV sales, carbon emission targets at risk https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-puts-ev-sales-carbon-emission-targets-at-risk-says-globaldata-2020-08-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 2 Fri, 28 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562480 1598276752 1598565600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New-vehicle pricing increasing sharply, TransUnion index shows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-pricing-increasing-sharply-shows-transunion-index-2020-08-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 28 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562484 1598276752 1598565600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Electric Mini to make its debut in South Africa in Q4 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-mini-to-make-its-debut-in-south-africa-in-q4-2020-08-26 Irma Venter ELECTRIC VEHICLES Wed, 26 Aug 2020 14:57:00 +0200 563128 1598454153 1598446620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000894464_resized_minicooperse202051022.jpg 511 287 Nissan enables customers to check affordability before applying for finance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-enables-customers-to-check-affordability-before-applying-for-finance-2020-08-25 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 25 Aug 2020 15:22:00 +0200 563012 1598387801 1598361720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000894245_resized_nissanfinance1022.jpg 511 287 It’s full steam ahead for Toyota investments, despite Covid-19, says Kirby https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/its-full-steam-ahead-for-toyota-investments-despite-covid-19-says-kirby-2020-08-21 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 21 Aug 2020 09:25:00 +0200 562714 1597994855 1597994700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000893454_resized_tsamandrewkirby202011022.jpg Andrew Kirby 511 287 The time for S Africa to shift to EV production is now, says TIPS report https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-time-for-s-africa-to-shift-to-ev-production-is-now-says-tips-report-2020-08-20 Irma Venter ELECTRIC VEHICLES Thu, 20 Aug 2020 13:36:00 +0200 562618 1597938066 1597923360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000893225_resized_jaguaripacesainterior1041022.jpg 511 287 Sappi, Fiat in project to help reduce the carbon footprint of cars https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-fiat-in-project-to-help-reduce-the-carbon-footprint-of-cars-2020-08-14 Irma Venter AUTO & BIOCOMPOSITES Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 561037 1597119225 1597356000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fiat Chrysler SA appoints new CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fiat-chrysler-sa-appoints-new-ceo-2020-08-14 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 561035 1597119225 1597356000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 EVs of all kinds to overtake ICEs by 2030, says KPMG survey https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/evs-of-all-kinds-to-overtake-ices-by-2030-says-kpmg-survey-2020-08-13 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 13 Aug 2020 12:44:00 +0200 561959 1597330452 1597315440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000891631_resized_jaguaripacesainterior1041022.jpg 511 287 Naacam, Proudly SA launch portal for face shield producers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/naacam-proudly-sa-launch-portal-for-face-shield-producers-2020-08-12 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY & PPE Wed, 12 Aug 2020 15:40:00 +0200 561846 1597299308 1597239600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000891432_resized_naacamfaceshields202021022.jpg 511 287 New-vehicle export revenue declined by R21bn in H1 2020 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-export-revenue-declined-by-r21bn-in-h1-2020-2020-08-11 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 11 Aug 2020 11:19:00 +0200 561656 1597160028 1597137540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000890994_resized_naamsanormanlamprecht202011022.jpg Norman Lamprecht 511 287 Create, own your own driving data through AA Connected Car https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/create-own-your-own-driving-data-through-aa-connected-car-2020-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Aug 2020 14:03:00 +0200 561570 1596811537 1596801780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000890762_resized_aaconnectedcar20201022.jpg Gert Pretorius (left) and Willem Groenewald 511 287 2020 Sasol Solar Challenge postponed to early 2021 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2020-sasolsolarchallengepostponed-to-early-2021-2020-08-07 Irma Venter SOLAR CHALLENGE Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560609 1596457953 1596751200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fiat, Peugeot merge to form Stellantis, but no changes yet in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fiat-peugeot-merger-to-form-stellantis-no-changes-yet-in-south-africa-2020-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560612 1596457953 1596751200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Hyundai installs rooftop solar system at its parts centre https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-installs-rooftop-solar-system-at-its-parts-centre-2020-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560608 1596457953 1596751200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Schäfer leaves VWSA to become ŠKODA Auto CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/schfer-leaves-vwsa-to-become-koda-auto-ceo-2020-08-03 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 03 Aug 2020 14:34:00 +0200 561027 1596469481 1596458040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889448_resized_thomasschaeferoutgoingvwsamd1022.jpg Thomas Schäfer 511 287 RAV vaccination of pregnant women could prevent pneumonia in babies – Wits prof leads study https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rav-vaccination-of-pregnant-women-could-prevent-pneumonia-in-babies-wits-prof-leads-study-2020-07-31 Sane Dhlamini New Technology Fri, 31 Jul 2020 09:48:00 +0200 560852 1596192598 1596181680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000889056_resized_witsuniversity1022.jpg 511 287 Ariya electric car, five new SUVs destined for local market – Nissan SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ariya-electric-car-five-new-suvs-to-come-to-sa-says-nissan-sa-2020-07-31 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 560029 1595860611 1596146400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BMW to set up pilot plant as it aims for large scale battery-cell production  https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmw-to-set-up-pilot-plant-as-it-aims-for-large-scale-battery-cell-production-2020-07-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:33:00 +0200 560799 1596116179 1596115980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888953_resized_bmwprototypebatteryproduction11022.jpg Protoype battery production 511 287 'Relief' as Toyota confirms R2.5bn hybrid production in Durban https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/relief-as-toyota-confirms-r25bn-hybrid-production-in-durban-2020-07-29 African News Agency New Technology Wed, 29 Jul 2020 14:15:00 +0200 560601 1596025198 1596024900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888501_resized_kznmecforeconomicdevelopmenttourismandenvironmentalaffairsnomusadubencubeduringameetingwithtoyotasouthafrica1022.jpg KZN MEC for Economic Development, Tourism, and Environmental Affairs during a meeting with Toyota South Africa 511 287 National Automobile Dealers’ Association appoints Marcia Mayaba as VP https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-automobile-dealers-association-appoints-marcia-mayaba-as-vp-2020-07-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 28 Jul 2020 11:41:00 +0200 560478 1595929387 1595929260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888280_resized_marciamayaba11022.jpg Marcia Mayaba 511 287 Nissan’s Mike Whitfield elected as AAAM president https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissans-mike-whitfield-elected-as-aaam-president-2020-07-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 28 Jul 2020 11:40:00 +0200 560477 1595930501 1595929200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000888277_resized_nissanaaammikewhitfield20201022.jpg Mike Whitfield 511 287 Premium car market to decline by 35%, Land Rover to gain from new Defender https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/premium-car-market-to-decline-by-35-land-rover-to-gain-from-new-defender-2020-07-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Jul 2020 11:17:00 +0200 560238 1595584799 1595582220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000887749_resized_landrover110newdefender202011022.jpg The new 110 Defender 511 287 Covid-19 is pushing back start of Navara production, says Nissan SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-is-pushing-back-start-of-navara-production-says-nissan-sa-2020-07-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 559392 1595265299 1595541600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 High-mileage drive belt introduced locally https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-mileage-drive-belt-introduced-locally-2020-07-24 Tracy Hancock New Technology Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 558623 1595320997 1595541600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000884084_resized_roadmaxdrivebelt0720201022.jpg TO THE MAX The RoadMAX belts for high-mileage vehicles feature improved dimensions, good belt flexibility and stability, as well as smooth-running operation 511 287 Lower human activity limiting tyre sales https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lower-human-activity-limiting-tyre-sales-2020-07-24 Tracy Hancock New Technology Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 558625 1595321393 1595541600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000884093_resized_sumitomorubbertyremanufacturing07202011022.jpg REBOUNDING DEMAND Demand for Sumitomo Dunlop’s tyres is increasing since the restrictions of lockdown have eased 511 287 Ariya electric car, five SUVs to come to SA, says Nissan SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ariya-electric-car-five-new-suvs-to-come-to-sa-says-nissan-sa-2020-07-21 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 21 Jul 2020 15:14:00 +0200 559906 1595360561 1595337240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000886946_resized_nissanariya20201022.jpg 511 287