Engineering News | Ports & Shipping https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/ports Mon, 20 May 2019 18:43:49 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 ARA to host workshop to discuss maritime regulation changes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ara-to-host-workshop-to-discuss-maritime-regulation-changes-2019-05-17 Marleny Arnoldi LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 17 May 2019 15:53:00 +0200 520175 1558101344 1558101180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Transnet appoints acting CFO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-appoints-acting-cfo-2019-05-17 Creamer Media Reporter STATE-OWNED ENTITIES Fri, 17 May 2019 14:08:00 +0200 520089 1558103279 1558094880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799752_resized_markgreggmacdonald11012duane1022.jpg Transnet acting CFO Mark Gregg-Macdonald 511 287 Not all deals at Transnet went through prescribed processes – acting CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/not-all-deals-at-transnet-went-through-prescribed-processes-acting-ceo-2019-05-15 African News Agency Ports & Shipping Wed, 15 May 2019 12:09:00 +0200 519665 1557932250 1557914940 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799027_resized_mohammedmahomedytransnet0119dylan1022.jpg Acting Transnet CEO Mohammed Mahomedy 511 287 Durban car terminal achieves a new milestone https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-car-terminal-achieves-a-new-milestone-2019-05-15 Creamer Media Reporter PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 15 May 2019 11:58:00 +0200 519663 1557916043 1557914280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799030_resized_transnetdurbancarterminal05191022.jpg 511 287 Port of Saldanha marks first sludge transfer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-saldanha-marks-first-sludge-transfer-2019-05-15 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 15 May 2019 09:45:00 +0200 519622 1557906892 1557906300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TNPA suspends diving, angling near Durban port after sewage spill https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-suspends-diving-angling-near-durban-port-after-sewage-spill-2019-05-10 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS Fri, 10 May 2019 15:23:00 +0200 519319 1557494846 1557494580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Transnet procurement process an 'aberration', State capture inquiry hears https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-procurement-process-an-aberration-state-capture-inquiry-hears-2019-05-09 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE INQUIRY Thu, 09 May 2019 15:40:00 +0200 519205 1557411229 1557409200 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798012_resized_transnetnpangqura21022.jpg 511 287 South African logistics firm recommends review of bulk liquid terminal tender https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-logistics-firm-recommends-review-of-bulk-liquid-terminal-tender-2019-05-03 Reuters PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 03 May 2019 16:16:00 +0200 518803 1556893098 1556892960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transnet promises to fill executive vacancies as Mahomedy is appointed new acting CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-promises-to-fill-executive-vacancies-as-mahomedy-is-appointed-new-acting-ceo-2019-05-02 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Thu, 02 May 2019 09:10:00 +0200 518526 1556802287 1556781000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796433_resized_mohammedmahomedytransnet0119dylan1022.jpeg New acting Transnet CEO Mohammed Mahomedy 511 287 Durban, Richards Bay ports to receive two new helicopters in June https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-richards-bay-ports-to-receive-two-new-helicopters-in-june-2019-04-26 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:14:00 +0200 518211 1556288242 1556288040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795837_resized_transnethelicopter0420191022.jpg AgustaWestland AW109SP helicopter 511 287 Transnet installing new tippler to sustain iron-ore exports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-installing-new-tippler-to-sustain-iron-ore-exports-2019-04-26 Reuters IRON-ORE Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:51:00 +0200 518181 1556275997 1556275860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transnet spends days cleaning up pollution at Durban port following storm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-spends-days-cleaning-up-pollution-at-durban-port-following-storm-2019-04-25 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS Thu, 25 Apr 2019 14:15:00 +0200 518063 1556194604 1556194500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795456_resized_tnpadurbanportcleanup0420191022.jpg Transnet National Ports Authority cleans up Durban port 511 287 TPT activates disaster management plan following heavy rains, flooding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-activates-disaster-management-plan-following-heavy-rains-flooding-2019-04-24 Simone Liedtke PORTS & SHIPPING/RAIL Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:02:00 +0200 517899 1556093435 1556092920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Port of Durban welcomes new cruise line company to South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-durban-welcomes-new-cruise-line-company-to-south-africa-2019-04-15 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 15 Apr 2019 14:52:00 +0200 517262 1555332919 1555332720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793770_resized_vikingsun1022.jpg Viking Sun cruise liner at the Port of Durban 511 287 Transnet sets new weekly manganese record https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-sets-new-weekly-manganese-record-2019-04-08 Simone Liedtke MANGANESE Mon, 08 Apr 2019 16:09:00 +0200 516594 1554735882 1554732540 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 TPT sets its focus on African port concession opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-sets-its-focus-on-african-port-concession-opportunities-2019-04-05 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 15:19:00 +0200 516443 1554471731 1554470340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 TPT CE stresses need for faster turnarounds of vessels, trains https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-ce-stresses-need-for-faster-turnarounds-of-vessels-trains-2019-04-05 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:55:00 +0200 516440 1554472900 1554468900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Transnet execs seek balance between efficiency improvements, growth opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-execs-seek-balance-between-efficiency-improvements-growth-opportunities-2019-04-05 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 11:10:00 +0200 516411 1554472874 1554455400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791892_resized_herbertmsagala04191022.jpg Transnet group executive of new business growth and diversification Herbert Msagala 511 287 Nigeria to build seaports to ease gridlock on Lagos's shore https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-to-build-seaports-to-ease-gridlock-on-lagoss-shore-2019-04-04 Bloomberg CONSTRUCTION Thu, 04 Apr 2019 14:20:00 +0200 516277 1554380527 1554380400 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 TNPA Dredging Services to embark on maintenance dredging campaign at Cape Town port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-dredging-services-to-embark-on-maintenance-dredging-campaign-at-cape-town-port-2019-04-01 Simone Liedtke PORTS Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:33:00 +0200 515919 1554129405 1554129180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790778_resized_portsisandlwana042019transnetnationalportsauthority1022.jpg The Isandlwana is one of two dredging vessels that will be mobilised by TNPA Dredging Services 511 287 PE port welcomes first oil tanker after berth repairs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pe-port-welcomes-first-oil-tanker-after-berth-repairs-2019-04-01 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:13:00 +0200 515910 1554128471 1554127980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790766_resized_uaacmirdifoiltanker0420191022.jpg UAAC Mirdif oil tanker 511 287 Economy impacts negatively on harbour infrastructure and dredging https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economy-impacts-negatively-on-harbour-infrastructure-and-dredging-2019-03-29 Mamaili Mamaila Ports & Shipping Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514125 1553523589 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786915_resized_harbourinfrastructureanddredgingmalcolmhartwell2903191022.jpg MALCOLM HARTWELL Severe pressure on global shipping and trade markets has resulted in a significant decline in the commodity exports that South Africa relies on so heavily and in imported manufactured goods 511 287 Transnet launches continent’s first dredging school https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-launches-continents-first-dredging-school-2019-03-29 Mamaili Mamaila Ports & Shipping Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514144 1553523589 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787001_resized_harbourinfrastructuredredgingilembedredgertnpa0320181022.jpg ILEMBE The Dredging School is a result of the supplier development plan related to the acquisition of the new 5500 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger, Ilembe, for TNPA 511 287 Enablers to expedite port infrastructure investment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-infrastructure-in-desperate-need-of-investment-2019-03-29 Mamaili Mamaila Ports & Shipping Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514215 1553523589 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787084_resized_portstankerberth032019tnpa1022.jpg PORT INFRASTRUCTURE MASTERPLAN Execution-ready projects need to be prioritised to ensure that funds are not relocated to other, non-port priorities 511 287 Port Elizabeth port’s tanker berth back in operation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-elizabeth-ports-tanker-berth-back-in-operation-2019-03-27 Nadine James PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 27 Mar 2019 12:08:00 +0200 515378 1553683166 1553681280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789569_resized_tankerberthportofportelizabethmarch20181022jpg.jpeg 511 287 Port of Ngqura maintains only ‘green port’ status in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-ngqura-maintains-only-green-port-status-in-south-africa-2019-03-26 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:44:00 +0200 515250 1553604323 1553604240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Transnet in talks with Kenya for deal to operate Lamu port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-in-talks-with-kenya-for-deal-to-operate-lamu-port-2019-03-25 Bloomberg PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 25 Mar 2019 10:31:00 +0200 515053 1553507608 1553502660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Port of Durban records higher 2018 cargo volumes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-durban-records-higher-2018-cargo-volumes-2019-03-20 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:16:00 +0200 514856 1553091413 1553091360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PE Tanker Berth repairs on schedule for completion later this month https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pe-tanker-berth-repairs-on-schedule-for-completion-later-this-month-2019-03-08 Simone Liedtke PORTS Fri, 08 Mar 2019 12:32:00 +0200 513755 1552042366 1552041120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786062_resized_portstankerberth032019tnpa1022.jpg The Tanker Berth in the Port of Port Elizabeth 511 287 Building of new ships for South African Navy has started https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-building-of-the-new-ships-for-south-african-navy-has-started-2019-03-08 Rebecca Campbell Defence & shipbuilding Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512696 1551767080 1551996000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Freight services focus yields positive results for Grindrod in FY18 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/freight-services-focus-yields-positive-results-for-grindrod-in-fy18-2019-03-06 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS Wed, 06 Mar 2019 16:21:00 +0200 513508 1551883413 1551882060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TNPA says it is ready to service Total as it explores the Brulpadda prospect https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-says-it-is-ready-to-service-total-as-it-explores-the-brulpadda-prospect-2019-03-01 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS Fri, 01 Mar 2019 15:45:00 +0200 513121 1551449347 1551447900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Construction of new ships for South African Navy now under way https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-of-new-ships-for-south-african-navy-now-under-way-2019-02-26 Rebecca Campbell Defence Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:17:00 +0200 512644 1551187755 1551176220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783642_resized_damenipvs1022.jpg An artist’s impression of the three IPVs sailing off Cape Town 511 287 Construction gets under way at new Ngqura liquid bulk terminal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-gets-under-way-at-new-ngqura-liquid-bulk-terminal-2019-02-22 Tasneem Bulbulia PETROLEUM Fri, 22 Feb 2019 14:38:00 +0200 512472 1550843501 1550839080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Three consortiums compete to build dry port west of Cairo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-consortiums-compete-to-build-dry-port-west-of-cairo-2019-02-11 Reuters CONSTRUCTION/PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 11 Feb 2019 14:42:00 +0200 511178 1549891965 1549888920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 New floating caisson to improve productivity at Cape Town dry dock https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-floating-caisson-to-improve-productivity-at-cape-town-dry-dock-2019-02-07 Nadine James PORTS & SHIPPING Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:45:00 +0200 510897 1549546648 1549543500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779729_resized_cassionatsturrockdrydockcapetownport1022jpg.jpeg Sturrock dry dock 511 287 Department sets height restrictions on high cube containers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-cube-containers-height-restrictions-2019-01-17 Mc'Kyla Nortje Ports & Shipping Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508880 1548749390 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775371_resized_materialshighcubecontainers0120191022.jpg HEIGHT LIMITS Standard containers reaching an overall height of 4.3 m, would not be permitted to transport a high cube container 511 287