Engineering News | Public Transport https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/public-transport Thu, 18 Jul 2019 18:02:11 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Gautrain looks at procuring pre-owned trains from the UK https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-looks-at-procuring-pre-owned-trains-from-the-uk-2019-07-18 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Thu, 18 Jul 2019 12:10:00 +0200 525993 1563458129 1563444600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812376_resized_gautrainpassingsandtonstation0119dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Cape Town's MyCiTi N2 Express impasse escalated to national and provincial govt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-towns-myciti-n2-express-impasse-escalated-to-national-and-provincial-govt-2019-07-17 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:45:00 +0200 525800 1563348520 1563345900 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Fedusa, Untu to shut down commuter train services nationwide on July 26 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fedusa-untu-to-shut-down-commuter-train-services-nationwide-on-july-26-2019-07-16 Nadine James TRANSPORT Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:49:00 +0200 525724 1563274569 1563274140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 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 Commission finds competition distortions in public passenger transport industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-finds-competition-distortions-in-public-passenger-transport-industry-2019-07-15 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:43:00 +0200 525626 1563198809 1563198180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa’s IRPTNs remain underdeveloped https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-irptns-remain-underdeveloped-2019-07-15 Marleny Arnoldi PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:53:00 +0200 525614 1563197040 1563195180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Good party MP to call on transport minister to address MyCiTi bus issues on the Cape Flats https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-party-mp-to-call-on-transport-minister-to-address-myciti-bus-issues-on-the-cape-flats-2019-07-15 African News Agency PUBLIC TRANSPORT Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525596 1563188336 1563188220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Busmark, HySA and partners to roll out first homegrown hydrogen fuel cell bus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/busmark-hysa-and-partners-to-provide-gautrain-with-hydrogen-fuel-cell-bus-2019-07-11 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:15:00 +0200 525349 1562926518 1562847300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810980_resized_busmarkceopatuxolonodada0719irma1022.jpg Busmark CEO Patuxolo Nodada 511 287 Conference presentations tackle spatial development, transport planning issues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-presentations-tackle-spatial-development-transport-planning-issues-2019-07-08 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING Mon, 08 Jul 2019 16:18:00 +0200 524952 1562656079 1562595480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810092_resized_stevenfriedman0719dylan1022.jpg UJ Professor Steven Friedman 511 287 Aurecon highlights potential of tech to transform the transport industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aurecon-highlights-potential-of-tech-to-transform-the-transport-industry-2019-07-08 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Mon, 08 Jul 2019 15:18:00 +0200 524939 1562598158 1562591880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810095_resized_aurecongustavrohde072019dylan1022.jpg Aurecon COO Dr Gustav Rohde 511 287 Task team to look at future of e-tolling, completion date set for August https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/task-team-to-look-at-future-of-e-tolling-completion-date-set-for-august-2019-07-08 Irma Venter ROADS Mon, 08 Jul 2019 12:46:00 +0200 524922 1562597978 1562582760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810041_resized_fikilembalula0719dylan1022.jpg Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula 511 287 Ramaphosa raps knuckles of Ministers embroiled in twitter war https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-raps-knuckles-of-ministers-embroiled-in-twitter-war-2019-07-07 Bloomberg TRANSPORT Sun, 07 Jul 2019 14:53:00 +0200 524850 1562504146 1562503980 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Gauteng transport boss urges minibus taxi industry to embrace innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-transport-boss-urges-minibus-taxi-industry-to-embrace-innovation-2019-07-05 African News Agency Public Transport Fri, 05 Jul 2019 12:42:00 +0200 524799 1562324088 1562323320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809792_resized_taxiduane.jpg 511 287 Infrastructure backlog provides growth opportunities for company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-planning-backlog-provides-growth-opportunities-for-company-2019-06-19 Cameron Mackay Public Transport Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523087 1561992047 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805973_resized_aecomwernercomrie0620191022.jpg WERNER COMRIE Collaboration between the public and private sectors is long overdue. We have to use our collective knowledge to solve the challenges going forward 511 287 New railway app allows commuters to travel today, pay tomorrow https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-railway-app-allows-commuters-to-travel-today-pay-tomorrow-2019-07-02 Irma Venter RAIL Tue, 02 Jul 2019 09:05:00 +0200 524347 1562051243 1562051100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808765_resized_gautrainmodderfontein707091022duane.jpg 511 287 Gautrain looks at expanding non-fare revenue with Centurion pilot project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-looks-at-expanding-non-fare-revenue-with-centurion-pilot-project-2019-07-01 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Mon, 01 Jul 2019 09:10:00 +0200 524221 1562276719 1561965000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808502_resized_transportgautraincenturionstation06191022dylan.jpg Centurion station 511 287 Consulting engineering remains under pressure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineering-remains-under-the-pump-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Public Transport Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522752 1561444569 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805279_resized_consultingnyeletigautrainbridge0619.jpg BRIDGING THE GAP Building bridges for the Gautrain are but a few projects in Nyeleti’s portfolio 511 287 Transport Minister dreams of bullets trains ... but commuters want Metrorail to work now https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-minister-dreams-of-bullets-trains-but-commuters-want-metrorail-to-work-now-2019-06-27 News24Wire TRANSPORT Thu, 27 Jun 2019 11:11:00 +0200 523939 1561628936 1561626660 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Theft, vandalism slow new train rollout at Metrorail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/theft-vandalism-slow-new-train-rollout-at-metrorail-2019-06-21 Irma Venter RAIL Fri, 21 Jun 2019 09:19:00 +0200 523364 1561365137 1561101540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806583_resized_prasa05171022duane.jpg A new train on the Metrorail system 511 287 Govt to spend R38bn on Metrorail, Mbalula to seek 'proper policing' on trains https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-to-spend-r38bn-on-metrorail-mbalula-to-seek-proper-policing-on-trains-2019-06-19 Irma Venter RAIL Wed, 19 Jun 2019 14:20:00 +0200 523134 1560951705 1560946800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806098_resized_transportministerfikilembalula0619irmaventer1022.jpg Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula 511 287 Gauteng to vet minibus taxis before they can operate on reopened Soweto routes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-to-vet-minibus-taxis-before-they-can-operate-on-reopened-soweto-routes-2019-06-18 African News Agency PUBLIC TRANSPORT Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:23:00 +0200 522961 1560849908 1560849780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Motorbike taxi firms rev up for race into West Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motorbike-taxi-firms-rev-up-for-race-into-west-africa-2019-06-12 Reuters TRANSPORT Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:32:00 +0200 522553 1560335746 1560335520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Joburg minibus taxi truce paves way for Soweto routes to be reopened https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joburg-minibus-taxi-truce-paves-way-for-soweto-routes-to-be-reopened-2019-06-12 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:27:00 +0200 522506 1560325112 1560324420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Taxi boss killed amid violent flare-ups over Cape Town routes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/taxi-boss-killed-amid-violent-flare-ups-over-cape-town-routes-2019-06-12 News24Wire TRANSPORT Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:20:00 +0200 522502 1560325687 1560324000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 PRASA must move to Public Enterprises and return to Transnet, says union https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-must-move-to-public-enterprises-and-return-to-transnet-says-union-2019-06-11 Irma Venter RAIL Tue, 11 Jun 2019 11:30:00 +0200 522415 1560247712 1560245400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804495_resized_prasaphilippimay20191022.jpg Rail infrastructure in Philippi in the Western Cape 511 287 City of Cape Town working on refunds for MyCiTi commuters https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-working-on-refunds-for-myciti-commuters-after-khayelitshamitchells-plain-route-suspended-2019-06-05 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:12:00 +0200 521839 1559719852 1559718720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 TIPS Forum discusses how 4IR is helping efficiency, environment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tips-forum-discusses-how-4ir-is-helping-efficiency-environment-2019-05-31 Marleny Arnoldi TECHNOLOGY Fri, 31 May 2019 16:42:00 +0200 521544 1559315017 1559313720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802607_resized_bhavnadeonaraintips052019dylan1022.jpg TIPS researcher Bhavna Deonarain 511 287 Establishing the Gauteng Transport Authority board Van der Merwe’s first priority https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/establishing-the-gauteng-transport-authority-board-van-der-merwes-first-priority-2019-05-28 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 28 May 2019 15:07:00 +0200 521067 1559055880 1559048820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801652_resized_jackvandermerweduane.jpg Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Gautrain will not reissue rolling stock tender https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-will-not-reissue-rolling-stock-tender-2019-05-21 Irma Venter GAUTRAIN Tue, 21 May 2019 15:57:00 +0200 520455 1558448536 1558447020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800243_resized_railinfrastructurefeaturegautrain102191022.jpg 511 287 No injuries or fatalities reported in Germiston train fire https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-injuries-or-fatalities-reported-in-germiston-train-fire-2019-05-21 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Tue, 21 May 2019 12:14:00 +0200 520435 1558433870 1558433640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Zimbabwe to subsidise public transport as inflation jumps https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-to-subsidise-public-transport-as-inflation-jumps-2019-05-21 Bloomberg TRANSPORT Tue, 21 May 2019 10:15:00 +0200 520392 1558427718 1558426500 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Gautrain seeks to improve passenger convenience with new train schedule https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-seeks-to-improve-passenger-convenience-with-new-train-schedule-2019-05-17 Marleny Arnoldi PASSENGER RAIL Fri, 17 May 2019 16:11:00 +0200 520179 1558420692 1558102260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799797_resized_trainpicpageonecopy.jpg 511 338 Nzimande unveils Revised Taxi Recapitalisation Programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-unveils-revised-taxi-recapitalisation-programme-2019-05-02 Creamer Media Reporter Public Transport Thu, 02 May 2019 10:33:00 +0200 518574 1556806882 1556785980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796755_resized_stenphotosite.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78288_2019-05-02_secondtake_cg_-_2.mp426734211Nzimande unveils Revised Taxi Recapitalisation Programme Nzimande unveils Revised Taxi Recapitalisation Programme Nzimande announces Revised Taxi Recapitalisation Programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-announces-revised-taxi-recapitalisation-programme-2019-04-26 Tasneem Bulbulia PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:22:00 +0200 518212 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4B suspension https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-requests-george-iptn-phase-4b-suspension-2019-04-17 Nadine James TRANSPORT Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:31:00 +0200 517499 1555573693 1555497060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794232_resized_bladenzimande610220115duane.jpg Transport Minister Dr Blade Nzimande 511 287