Engineering News | Rail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/rail Sun, 26 May 2019 21:37:46 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 PRASA places three executives on special leave https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-places-three-executives-on-special-leave-2019-05-22 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT / RAIL Wed, 22 May 2019 16:44:00 +0200 520586 1558536417 1558536240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 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 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 Mahomedy tackles locomotive costs, interest rate swaps at Zondo Commission 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https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78283_2019-05-03_rer535-tmh-hdweb-cg.mp4104771795TMH Africa unveils rolling stock manufacturing facility TMH Africa unveils rolling stock manufacturing facility 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 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 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0 0 'Sinister force' behind arson attacks on SA's rail system, says Nzimande https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sinister-force-behind-arson-attacks-on-sas-rail-system-says-nzimande-2019-04-23 African News Agency TRANSPORT Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:37:00 +0200 517771 1556005105 1556005020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Van der Merwe to lead establishment of Gauteng Transport Authority https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/van-der-merwe-to-lead-establishment-of-gauteng-transport-authority-2019-04-18 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:42:00 +0200 517692 1555597803 1555584120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794632_resized_ismailvadijackvandermerwe10513duaneonlinenew.jpeg Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi and GMA CEO Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Transnet to meet OEMs this month in bid to reach settlement on ‘unlawful’ locomotive contracts 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