Engineering News | Rail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/rail Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:29:37 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Heavy haul industry business models to be modelled under 4IR – Monakali https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-haul-industry-business-models-to-be-modelled-under-4ir-monakali-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT / RAIL Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:00:00 +0200 525477 1562932947 1562932800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811311_resized_brianmonakalitransnet07191022dylan.jpg Transnet Freight Rail GM Brian Monakali 511 287 Product series launched for rail industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-speed-m12-connectors-for-transportation-2019-07-01 Khutso Maphatsoe Rail Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524260 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Longest Production Train in the World https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/longest-production-train-in-the-world-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Rail Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:39:00 +0200 522161 1562837997 1562837940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803945_resized_estelleworksheettemplate.jpg 511 287 Durban rail corridor to benefit most from addition of standard gauge track https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-rail-corridor-to-benefit-most-from-addition-of-standard-gauge-track-2019-07-09 Irma Venter RAIL Tue, 09 Jul 2019 11:42:00 +0200 525036 1562743518 1562665320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810292_resized_railtracks310221014duane.jpg 511 287 Audits, partnerships important for increasing rail market share https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/audits-partnerships-important-for-increasing-rail-market-share-2019-07-08 Simone Liedtke RAIL Mon, 08 Jul 2019 15:48:00 +0200 524942 1562598586 1562593680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 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 Rail 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 SA invests in its passenger rail services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-invests-in-its-passenger-rail-services-2019-07-03 Creamer Media Reporter Rail Wed, 03 Jul 2019 15:47:00 +0200 524534 1562162113 1562161620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809180_resized_irmaventerst0307191022dylan.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78795_2019-07-03_second_take_en_-_2.mp444188260SA invests in its passenger rail services SA invests in its passenger rail services Transport conference to feature latest research, expert speakers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-conference-to-feature-latest-research-expert-speakers-2019-07-03 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:13:00 +0200 524510 1562158602 1562148780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africans to prepare ‘smart heavy haul industry’ roadmap https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africans-to-prepare-smart-heavy-haul-industry-roadmap-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Rail Wed, 03 Jul 2019 11:09:00 +0200 522164 1562144968 1562144940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803953_resized_dynamicaerotechinformation.jpg 511 287 Theft of R1m critical components derailed train in Ekurhuleni, says Metrorail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/theft-of-r1m-critical-components-derailed-train-in-ekurhuleni-says-metrorail-2019-07-02 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 02 Jul 2019 14:08:00 +0200 524405 1562069357 1562069280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 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 South Africa's entire coal line to be shut for maintenance – Transnet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-entire-coal-line-to-be-shut-for-maintenance-transnet-2019-06-28 Reuters COAL Fri, 28 Jun 2019 11:36:00 +0200 524141 1561714668 1561714560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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 Defining the heavy-haul railway of the future https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/defining-the-heavy-haul-railway-of-the-future-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Rail Wed, 26 Jun 2019 09:55:00 +0200 522166 1561536594 1561535700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803956_resized_ironoretrain.jpg 511 287 Resgen says final member confirms participation in lending syndicate for Boikarabelo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resgen-says-final-member-confirms-participation-in-lending-syndicate-for-boikarabelo-2019-06-24 African News Agency COAL Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:30:00 +0200 523551 1561372418 1561372200 99999999999 African News Agency 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 Tambo Springs project an 'exciting experience', says Italian Railways https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tambo-springs-project-exciting-experience-says-italian-railways-2019-06-20 Irma Venter INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:30:00 +0200 523252 1561041833 1561026600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806318_resized_transnetcontainerscitydeep810221115duane.jpg 511 287 Transnet signs R8.5bn rail deal with UMK https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-signs-r85bn-rail-deal-with-umk-2019-06-19 Marleny Arnoldi RAIL Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:56:00 +0200 523157 1560954031 1560952560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806124_resized_umkceovictorradkotransnetcommercialexecmikefanucchi062019marleny1022.jpg UMK CEO Victor Radko and Transnet commercial sales and marketing group executive Mike Fanucchi 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 Transnet Freight Rail Breakthrough Technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-freight-rail-breakthrough-technologies-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Rail Wed, 19 Jun 2019 10:56:00 +0200 522162 1560934564 1560934560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803965_resized_gautrain20314duane.jpg 511 287 Technology integration crucial https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-will-to-present-on-integrating-technology-at-africa-rail-2019-06-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Rail Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521455 1560239897 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802421_resized_etionintergratedsystemdisplay06191022.jpg INTEGRATION STATION Etion Digitise’s integrated system display serves as a human-machine interface for other systems in the train 511 287 Event will address challenges facing African rail industries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-will-address-challenges-of-african-rail-industries-2019-06-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Rail Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521163 1560239897 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801775_resized_africarailterrapinn06191022.jpg EXHIBITION BONANZA Terrapinn is expecting 250 exhibitors at Africa Rail 511 287 Government departments need to align to revive industry – RRA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-departments-need-to-align-to-revive-industry-rail-association-2019-06-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Rail Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521630 1560239898 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802756_resized_railcreamermedia06191022.jpg RAIL’S RIGHTFUL PLACE The Railroad Association of South Africa works to promote and protect the interests of its members and the rail industry 511 287 Heavy Haul Game Changer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-haul-game-changer-2019-05-29 Creamer Media Reporter Rail Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:05:00 +0200 521093 1560408094 1560330300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801696_resized_brainmonakali.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78489_2019-05-20_ihha2-hdweb_cg.mp4143804321IHHA chairperson Brian Monakali outlines the risks and opportunities posed to heavy haul railways by the unfolding Fourth Industrial Revolution. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. IHHA chairperson Brian Monakali outlines the risks and opportunities posed to heavy haul railways by the unfolding Fourth Industrial Revolution. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. 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 Uganda plans to restore railway after high-speed upgrade delays https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-plans-to-restore-railway-after-high-speed-upgrade-delays-2019-06-07 Bloomberg RAIL Fri, 07 Jun 2019 11:56:00 +0200 522156 1559901501 1559901360 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Suspended RSR CEO resigns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/suspended-rsr-ceo-resigns-2019-06-06 Simone Liedtke RAIL Thu, 06 Jun 2019 16:49:00 +0200 522103 1559832606 1559832540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Faulty Transnet tamping machine blamed for collision that injured 66 people https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/faulty-transnet-tamping-machine-blamed-for-collision-that-injured-66-people-2019-06-06 News24Wire RAIL Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:47:00 +0200 522000 1559812097 1559810820 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Guinea iron-ore prospectors set sights on ArcelorMittal rail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/guinea-iron-ore-prospectors-set-sights-on-arcelormittal-rail-2019-06-06 Reuters IRON-ORE Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:12:00 +0200 521988 1559809940 1559808720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 TFR to conduct yearly maintenance shutdown on MMC line this month https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfr-to-conduct-yearly-maintenance-shutdown-on-mmc-line-this-month-2019-06-05 Simone Liedtke RAIL Wed, 05 Jun 2019 16:43:00 +0200 521950 1559824283 1559745780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Southern Palace-led consortium named preferred bidder for R2.5bn Tambo Springs container terminal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/southern-palace-led-consortium-named-preferred-bidder-for-r25bn-tambo-springs-container-terminal-2019-06-05 Terence Creamer LOGISTICS Wed, 05 Jun 2019 16:30:00 +0200 521944 1559747082 1559745000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803419_resized_transnetcontainerscitydeep410221115duane.jpeg 511 287 UNTU signs 7.3% wage increase for PRASA employees https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-signs-73-wage-increase-for-prasa-employees-2019-06-04 African News Agency RAIL Tue, 04 Jun 2019 11:51:00 +0200 521755 1559641943 1559641860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Mbalula wants urgent probe into Pretoria Metrorail and Transnet tamping machine crash https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mbalula-wants-urgent-probe-into-pretoria-metrorail-and-transnet-tamping-machine-crash-2019-06-03 African News Agency RAIL Mon, 03 Jun 2019 09:49:00 +0200 521570 1559549280 1559548140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0