Engineering News | Ports & Shipping https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/ports Wed, 27 Jan 2021 06:20:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Shipping container crunch shows signs of easing, index shows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shipping-container-crunch-shows-signs-of-easing-index-shows-2021-01-26 Bloomberg FREIGHT Tue, 26 Jan 2021 08:47:00 +0200 574840 1611644951 1611643620 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 TNPA to consolidate offices at Ngqura port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-to-consolidate-offices-at-ngqura-port-2021-01-25 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 25 Jan 2021 16:20:00 +0200 574823 1611586412 1611584400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zirk Botha halfway in rowing voyage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zirk-botha-halfway-in-rowing-voyage-2021-01-25 Marleny Arnoldi MARITIME Mon, 25 Jan 2021 14:54:00 +0200 574798 1611581398 1611579240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919833_resized_row2riozirkbotha1022.jpg Zirk Botha on his Row2Rio voyage 511 287 Manica Namibia completes first use of new hopper, bagging system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manica-namibia-completes-first-use-of-new-hopper-bagging-system-2021-01-22 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 22 Jan 2021 12:55:00 +0200 574680 1611319073 1611312900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919605_resized_nectarbagginghoppersystem0120211022.jpg Nectar hopper and bagger system 511 287 Hesper Engineering acquires majority stake in Swift Engineering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hesper-engineering-acquires-majority-stake-in-swift-engineering-2021-01-13 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 13 Jan 2021 11:46:00 +0200 573735 1610551192 1610531160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000917500_resized_swiftnovaacquisitionarcfurnaceroof20211022.jpg 511 287 Zirk Botha nears St Helena island on day 24 of rowing voyage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zirk-botha-nears-st-helena-island-on-day-24-of-rowing-voyage-2021-01-11 Marleny Arnoldi MARITIME Mon, 11 Jan 2021 15:45:00 +0200 573574 1610374324 1610372700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000917168_resized_row2rioratelzirkbotha1022.jpg Row2Rio rower Zirk Botha 511 287 Ghana’s floating regasification unit arrives in Tema port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ghanas-floating-regasification-unit-arrives-in-tema-port-2021-01-07 Donna Slater GAS Thu, 07 Jan 2021 16:21:00 +0200 573342 1610032576 1610029260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000916763_resized_tema1022.jpg 511 287 Trilateral partnership MoU signed to develop flow battery technology for shipping https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trilateral-partnership-mou-signed-to-develop-flow-battery-technology-for-shipping-2021-01-07 Tasneem Bulbulia ENERGY Thu, 07 Jan 2021 10:34:00 +0200 573271 1610009571 1610008440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Grindrod Shipping extends IVS Pinehurst charter-in period https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindrod-shipping-extends-ivs-pinehurst-charter-in-period-2020-12-04 Tasneem Bulbulia SHIPPING Fri, 04 Dec 2020 14:08:00 +0200 572075 1607089501 1607083680 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Port of Durban Decongestion Task Team lauds progress https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-durban-decongestion-task-team-lauds-progress-2020-12-02 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS Wed, 02 Dec 2020 16:05:00 +0200 571814 1606919963 1606917900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ctrack Freight Transport Index growth slows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-freight-transport-index-growth-slows-2020-12-01 Irma Venter LOGISTICS & FREIGHT Tue, 01 Dec 2020 15:33:00 +0200 571707 1606829713 1606829580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000913406_resized_portsprobetransnetdurban092016bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Local valve manufacturer first to be marine-certified https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-valve-manufacturer-first-to-be-marine-certified-2020-11-27 Darren Parker Ports & Shipping Fri, 27 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200 569738 1606206354 1606428000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000909405_resized_manufacturingindabapreviewenpaltechnologiesmarinecertifiedvalve11202011022.jpg OPEN AND SHUT Paltechnologies is the first South African valves manufacturer to become marine-certified 511 287 Ports survey shows uptick in delays, storage levels https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ports-survey-shows-uptick-in-delays-storage-levels-2020-11-16 Irma Venter PORTS Mon, 16 Nov 2020 15:13:00 +0200 570123 1605532486 1605532380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Logistics index shows ‘strong growth’ in third quarter, following decline in prior three months https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-freight-transport-index-sees-logistics-sector-making-a-comeback-2020-11-04 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200 569139 1604992660 1605218400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Transnet completes upgrades on tippler at Richards Bay port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-completes-upgrades-on-tippler-at-richards-bay-port-2020-11-09 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 09 Nov 2020 16:27:00 +0200 569523 1604932449 1604932020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 NovaMarine now supplier of CSM-branded safety equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/novamarine-now-supplier-of-csm-branded-safety-equipment-2020-11-09 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 09 Nov 2020 15:50:00 +0200 569512 1604930514 1604929800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa urged to take the lead in adopting TIR system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-take-the-lead-in-adopting-tir-system-says-iru-2020-11-06 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 06 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200 568519 1604390087 1604613600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Saldanha Terminal acquires another dust suppressor https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanha-terminal-acquires-another-dust-suppressor-2020-11-03 Tasneem Bulbulia TERMINALS Tue, 03 Nov 2020 15:57:00 +0200 569039 1604414876 1604411820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ctrack Freight & Transport Index sees logistics sector making a comeback https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-freight-transport-index-sees-logistics-sector-making-a-comeback-2020-10-29 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 29 Oct 2020 15:21:00 +0200 568694 1603977773 1603977660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000906999_resized_materialshighcubecontainers0120191022.jpg 511 287 Maritime industry grappling with cyber-physical security as IT/OT converge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maritime-industry-grappling-with-cyber-physical-security-as-itot-converge-2020-10-23 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Fri, 23 Oct 2020 14:44:00 +0200 568175 1603462242 1603457040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sustainable shipping possible through platinum, fuel cells − WPIC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-shipping-possible-through-platinum-fuel-cells-wpic-2020-10-21 Simone Liedtke PLATINUM / SUSTAINABLE SHIPPING Wed, 21 Oct 2020 14:06:00 +0200 567848 1603282059 1603281960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Project launched to support, grow women-owned transport enterprises   https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-launched-tosupport-grow-women-owned-transport-enterprises-2020-10-20 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 20 Oct 2020 15:03:00 +0200 567753 1603205197 1603198980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000905035_resized_sincpointfounderleboletsoalo20201022.jpg Lebo Letsoalo 511 287 Princess Elizabeth Drydock recommissioned after upgrades https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/princess-elizabeth-drydock-recommissioned-after-upgrades-2020-10-16 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 16 Oct 2020 15:00:00 +0200 567511 1602854055 1602853200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Recognition of LPG benefits in energy mix growing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recognition-of-lpg-benefits-in-energy-mix-growing-2020-10-16 Darren Parker Ports & Shipping Fri, 16 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 565993 1601628387 1602799200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000901106_resized_bidvesttankterminalsinrichardsbay21022.jpg BIG BOY Bidvest Tank Terminal’s large-scale mounded LPG storage facility in Richards Bay was scheduled for completion this year 511 287 Gap analysis needed to guide gas-to-power industry growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gap-analysis-needed-to-guide-gas-to-power-industry-growth-2020-10-16 Darren Parker Ports & Shipping Fri, 16 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 565992 1602570094 1602799200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000901101_resized_gastopowerengastankership0920201022.jpg FLOATING GAS South Africa will need to import liquid natural gas for the short-term future, which will serve to stimulate the market 511 287 CDC extends market offering beyond SA borders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cdc-extends-market-offering-beyond-sa-borders-2020-10-13 Donna Slater TRADE Tue, 13 Oct 2020 15:52:00 +0200 567141 1602668627 1602597120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DNG Energy to begin LNG bunkering operations at Coega https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dng-energy-to-begin-lng-bunkering-operations-at-coega-2020-10-12 Simone Liedtke ENERGY /PORTS Mon, 12 Oct 2020 16:01:00 +0200 567006 1602513397 1602511260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000903419_resized_aldworthmbalaticeodngenergy1022.jpg DNG Energy group CEO Aldworth Mbalati 511 287 Gauteng inland port developer takes legal steps to halt ‘irrational’ road realignments ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-inland-port-developer-takes-legal-steps-to-halt-irrational-road-realignments-needed-to-unlock-tambo-springs-hub-2020-10-12 Terence Creamer LOGISTICS INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 12 Oct 2020 13:50:00 +0200 566974 1602515581 1602503400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000903361_resized_portofgautengv21022.jpg Map showing the location of Distribution Junxion Port of Gauteng and Tambo-Springs Logistics Gateway in relation to the road and rail networks in the region. 511 287 Container handlers add value to port operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/container-handlers-add-value-to-port-operations-2020-09-25 Cameron Mackay Ports & Shipping Fri, 09 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 565667 1601904528 1602194400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000900581_resized_taylorxrs9972reachstacker0920201022.jpg ROBUST CONTAINER HANDLING The Taylor XRS-9972 reachstacker, with a high-strength telescopic boom, is designed for versatile operation, enhanced performance and improved safety in busy container handling environments 511 287 Lifting equipment provides reliability, increased productivity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifting-equipment-provides-reliability-increased-productivity-2020-09-25 Cameron Mackay Ports & Shipping Fri, 09 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 565659 1601977675 1602194400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000900578_resized_beckerkitohighspeedcbmanualchainhoist0920201022.jpg VERSATILE HOISTING These hoists, which offer swift lifting and lowering speeds for increased productivity, are designed to safely handle rated loads between 2.5 t and 50 t 511 287 Company supplies fire-protection systems to harbour facility https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-supplies-fire-protection-systems-to-harbour-facility-2020-09-25 Cameron Mackay Ports & Shipping Fri, 09 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 565652 1601977801 1602194400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000900584_resized_dosetechcapetownakron0920201022.jpg SAFE HARBOUR Flammable fuel is unloaded for bulk storage and handling at a bulk fuel offloading wharf, as DoseTech supplied a complete fire-protection system 511 287 Patel prioritising AfCFTA trading by start of 2021 as he takes on key African role https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/patel-prioritising-afcfta-trading-by-start-of-2021-as-he-takes-on-key-african-role-2020-10-05 Terence Creamer TRADE Mon, 05 Oct 2020 11:50:00 +0200 566347 1601910111 1601891400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000902001_resized_ebrahimpatel3250420201022.jpg Trade, Industry and Competition Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 Newest Ctrack Transport and Freight Index shows welcome increase https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/newest-ctrack-transport-and-freight-index-shows-welcome-increase-2020-09-29 Irma Venter FREIGHT & LOGISTICS Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:42:00 +0200 565873 1601388198 1601383320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000900893_resized_coegaindustrialdevelopmentzoneidzportelizabethcontainers110220914duane.jpg 511 287 ‘Green’ ship breaking facility planned in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-ship-breaking-facility-planned-in-south-africa-2020-09-23 Rebecca Campbell SHIPPING Wed, 23 Sep 2020 16:31:00 +0200 565545 1600872264 1600871460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Durban Container Terminal receives another eight straddle carriers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-container-terminal-receives-another-eight-straddle-carriers-2020-09-21 Donna Slater PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 21 Sep 2020 16:45:00 +0200 565328 1600700740 1600699500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CDC aiming to secure CEO replacement for long-serving Silinga by year-end https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cdc-aiming-to-secure-ceo-replacement-for-long-serving-silinga-by-year-end-2020-09-16 Terence Creamer PEOPLE Wed, 16 Sep 2020 08:20:00 +0200 564865 1600269761 1600237200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000898579_resized_dsc65721022.jpg Pepi Silinga 511 287 PE port loads last shipment of bumper 2020 citrus export season https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pe-port-loads-last-shipment-of-bumper-2020-citrus-export-season-2020-09-15 Donna Slater PORTS & SHIPPING Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:09:00 +0200 564841 1600179930 1600178940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000898543_resized_tnpacitrusexportportofpe1022.jpg MV Lady Rosebud loaded with the last South African citrus exports of the 2020 season 511 287