Engineering News | Ports & Shipping https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/ports Mon, 25 May 2020 09:07:38 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Transnet investigates mobile crane fire at Durban terminal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-investigates-mobile-crane-fire-at-durban-terminal-2020-05-20 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS Wed, 20 May 2020 16:15:00 +0200 554097 1589985130 1589984100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874010_resized_transnetdurbanharbourport100311duane1022.jpg 511 287 Port construction work to remain shuttered during Alert Level 4 restrictions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-construction-work-to-remain-shuttered-during-alert-level-4-restrictions-2020-05-20 Donna Slater Ports & Shipping Wed, 20 May 2020 16:11:00 +0200 554095 1589985007 1589983860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Improvements seen at Port of Durban owing to decongestion task team https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improvements-seen-at-port-of-durban-owing-to-decongestion-task-team-2020-05-20 Simone Liedtke PORTS Wed, 20 May 2020 10:30:00 +0200 554035 1589964364 1589963400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000873890_resized_portsdctsuppliedbytpt10520201022.jpg 511 287 Mossel Bay continues to serve oil and gas, fishing sectors during lockdown https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mossel-bay-continues-to-serve-oil-and-gas-fishing-sectors-during-lockdown-2020-05-19 Simone Liedtke PORTS Tue, 19 May 2020 16:19:00 +0200 553958 1589898537 1589897940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TNPA's ship repair facilities operating at 100% capacity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpas-ship-repair-facilities-operating-at-100-capacity-2020-05-13 Simone Liedtke PORTS Wed, 13 May 2020 09:15:00 +0200 553278 1589355616 1589354100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872281_resized_portseastlondonprincesselizabethdrydock0520201022.jpg 511 287 DoT unveils plans for new auto terminal at Durban, branch line concessioning https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dot-reveals-plans-for-new-auto-terminal-at-durban-branch-line-concessioning-2020-05-12 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 12 May 2020 14:31:00 +0200 553208 1589296065 1589286660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872124_resized_transnetdurbanportharbourtrafficcars203111022duane.jpg 511 287 Road-freight platform Saloodo! launches in Mozambique https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/road-freight-platform-saloodo-launches-in-mozambique-2020-05-11 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Mon, 11 May 2020 15:38:00 +0200 553050 1589205040 1589204280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871787_resized_tobiasmaierceoofsaloodo1022.jpg Tobias Maier 511 287 Coronavirus causes logistics and supply chain nightmares for industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coronavirus-causes-logistics-and-supply-chain-nightmares-for-industry-2020-04-30 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Thu, 30 Apr 2020 10:50:00 +0200 552078 1588240395 1588236600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 WEF launches blockchain supply chain toolkit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wef-launches-blockchain-supply-chain-toolkit-2020-04-29 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Wed, 29 Apr 2020 12:44:00 +0200 551946 1588163035 1588157040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Unctad calls for policies to ease trade, transport restrictions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unctad-calls-for-policies-to-ease-trade-transport-restrictions-2020-04-29 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS/TRADE Wed, 29 Apr 2020 11:14:00 +0200 551922 1588154559 1588151640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TPT reports fatality at Durban Container Terminal Pier 1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-reports-fatality-at-durban-container-terminal-pier-1-2020-04-28 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS Tue, 28 Apr 2020 12:33:00 +0200 551803 1588074788 1588069980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Veecraft Marine to manufacture workboats for Cape Town port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/veecraft-marine-to-manufacture-workboats-for-cape-town-port-2020-04-22 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 22 Apr 2020 09:33:00 +0200 551313 1587544866 1587540780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868016_resized_portofcapetowntransnet0320201022.jpg Port of Cape Town 511 287 East London port continues to facilitate movement of critical cargo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/east-london-port-continues-to-facilitate-movement-of-critical-cargo-2020-04-20 Simone Liedtke Ports & Shipping Mon, 20 Apr 2020 12:05:00 +0200 551062 1587381477 1587377100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000867509_resized_portshslparityinforegroundwithwheatvesseljoritaatgrainelevatorberth11042020transnetnationalportsauthoritytnpa1022.jpg HSL Parity in foreground with wheat vessel Jorita 511 287 Global airline and shipping sectors appeal to governments regarding flights for seafarers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-airline-and-shipping-sectors-appeal-to-governments-regarding-flights-for-seafarers-2020-04-15 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION & SHIPPING Wed, 15 Apr 2020 16:45:00 +0200 550652 1586962403 1586961900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cape Town Container Terminal acquires four new straddle carriers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-container-terminal-acquires-four-new-straddle-carriers-2020-04-14 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS Tue, 14 Apr 2020 10:15:00 +0200 550371 1586854614 1586852100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866008_resized_transnetcapetowncontainerterminal0420201022.jpg SOLUTIONS DELIVERED 511 287 Grindrod responds to Covid-19 pandemic https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindrod-responds-to-covid-19-pandemic-2020-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia LOGISTICS Mon, 06 Apr 2020 15:23:00 +0200 549682 1586183833 1586179380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Two new cranes delivered to Port Elizabeth terminal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-new-cranes-delivered-to-port-elizabeth-terminal-2020-04-03 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:01:00 +0200 549521 1585916416 1585915260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000864202_resized_thumbnailimage0011022.jpg Solutions delivered 511 287 South African ports open for cargo, mineral exports, govt says https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-ports-open-for-cargo-mineral-exports-govt-says-2020-04-01 Reuters Ports & Shipping Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:07:00 +0200 549201 1585749630 1585742820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000863521_resized_portofcapetowntransnet0320201022.jpg 511 287 Mbalula provides clarity on aviation directives https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mbalula-provides-clarity-on-aviation-directives-2020-03-31 Simone Liedtke COVID-19 / AVIATION Tue, 31 Mar 2020 16:45:00 +0200 549111 1585668078 1585665900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000863309_resized_fikilembalula230120181022.jpg Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula 511 287 Transnet scales back to only essential services, operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-scales-back-to-only-essential-services-operations-2020-03-27 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT / COVID-19 Fri, 27 Mar 2020 10:01:00 +0200 548628 1585302628 1585296060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Communication and planning needed to limit Covid-19 impact on supply chains https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stakeholder-communication-planning-needed-to-limit-covid-19-impact-on-supply-chains-2020-03-27 Schalk Burger Supply Chains Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 547680 1584973140 1585260000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Various trends shaping Africa’s port infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/various-trends-shaping-africas-port-infrastructure-2020-03-27 Tracy Hancock Ports & Shipping Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 547060 1585298642 1585260000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859768_resized_retiefmjharbourinfrastructure1022.jpg MARTHINUS RETIEF Africa’s ports need to be larger and deeper to accommodate larger vessels to improve their connectivity to global maritime trade 511 287 Lack of port development a concern https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-infrastructure-falters-on-unstable-leadership-2020-03-27 Tracy Hancock Ports & Shipping Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546507 1585298677 1585260000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859762_resized_andrewpike1022.jpg ANDREW PIKE The Port of Durban is often congested with trucks that should be transporting up to five or more containers a day but only manage one, if lucky 511 287 Unctad says maritime transport of goods helps minimise Covid-19 economic impacts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unctad-says-maritime-transport-of-goods-help-minimise-covid-19-economic-impacts-2020-03-26 Marleny Arnoldi MARITIME TRANSPORT Thu, 26 Mar 2020 08:10:00 +0200 548379 1585207337 1585203000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000861758_resized_royhillship1022.jpg 511 287 South Africa clears quarantined vessels after suspected coronavirus case https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-clears-quarantined-vessels-after-suspected-coronavirus-case-2020-03-19 Reuters COVID-19 Thu, 19 Mar 2020 11:24:00 +0200 547705 1584610016 1584609840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Stakeholder communication, planning needed to limit Covid-19 impact on supply chains https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stakeholder-communication-planning-needed-to-limit-covid-19-impact-on-supply-chains-2020-03-18 Schalk Burger SUPPLY CHAINS Wed, 18 Mar 2020 08:00:00 +0200 547503 1584456472 1584511200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TNPA conducts first quarantine, evacuation exercise at Cape Town port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-conducts-first-quarantine-evacuation-exercise-at-cape-town-port-2020-03-17 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY/PORTS Tue, 17 Mar 2020 16:19:00 +0200 547502 1584695845 1584454740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859823_resized_portofcapetowntransnet0320201022.jpg Port of Cape Town 511 287 Covid-19: Transnet assures of vigilance at ports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-transnet-assures-of-vigilance-at-ports-2020-03-10 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY/PORTS Tue, 10 Mar 2020 15:50:00 +0200 546820 1583849753 1583848200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sars doing its bit to protect taxpayers, staff from Covid-19 infection https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sars-doing-its-bit-to-protect-taxpayers-staff-from-covid-19-infection-2020-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY Mon, 09 Mar 2020 12:24:00 +0200 546671 1583760870 1583749440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000857928_resized_ortambointernationalairportjohannesburg310220714duane.jpg 511 287 Focus on corridor solutions yields results for Grindrod https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focus-on-corridor-solutions-yields-results-for-grindrod-2020-03-04 Irma Venter FREIGHT & LOGISTICS Wed, 04 Mar 2020 12:37:00 +0200 546312 1583995687 1583318220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000857003_resized_grindrodmatolaterminal31022.jpg 511 287 TPT invests R2bn to replace ageing equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-invests-r2bn-to-replace-ageing-equipment-2020-03-02 Creamer Media Reporter PORTS & SHIPPING Mon, 02 Mar 2020 14:32:00 +0200 546078 1583153650 1583152320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Private electricity generation identified as most urgent structural reform for reigniting growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budget-2020-2020-02-26-2 Simone Liedtke BUDGET 2020 Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:02:00 +0200 545634 1582724992 1582718520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000855395_resized_netshieldsolar809091022duane.jpg 511 287 Palabora, Grindrod sign five-year magnetite handling contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/palabora-grindrod-sign-five-year-magnetite-handling-contract-2020-02-20 Marleny Arnoldi MAGNETITE/LOGISTICS Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:58:00 +0200 545120 1582192331 1582189080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DP World to upgrade, maintain Eritrean ports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dp-world-to-upgrade-maintain-eritrean-ports-2020-02-17 , Bloomberg INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 17 Feb 2020 14:30:00 +0200 544767 1581942722 1581942600 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 TPT boosts equipment capabilities with R2bn investment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-boosts-equipment-capabilities-with-r2bn-investment-2020-02-13 Simone Liedtke PORTS Thu, 13 Feb 2020 09:39:00 +0200 544399 1581581521 1581579540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Maputo port breaks record for volumes handled in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maputo-port-breaks-record-for-volumes-handled-in-2019-2020-02-10 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS/PORTS Mon, 10 Feb 2020 16:17:00 +0200 544079 1581345712 1581344220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851824_resized_grindrodmaputoportdredge2016maputo20aerial20view201481022.jpg Maputo Port 511 287 Astron’s Milnerton refinery meets deadline for producing very low-sulphur fuel oil https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/astrons-milnerton-refinery-meets-deadline-for-producing-very-low-sulphur-fuel-oil-2020-02-10 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Mon, 10 Feb 2020 10:18:00 +0200 544020 1581323477 1581322680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851716_resized_portofcapetown1120191022.jpg Port of Cape Town 511 287