http://www.engineeringnews.co.za
R/€ = 16.15 Change: 0.00
R/$ = 14.17 Change: 0.00
Au 1239.98 $/oz Change: 0.00
Pt 789.68 $/oz Change: 0.00
 

Topic

Cat construction machinery keeps Motheo on the road on N4 project

8th August 2018 Brand-new Caterpillar construction machinery from Barloworld Equipment has been deployed by the Motheo Construction Group’s civils division on a R500 million contract to upgrade and rehabilitate a 40 km section of the N4 from Belfast to Machadadorp in Mpumalanga. The civils division is... 

Exxaro goes digital at new Mpumalanga coal mine

By: Anine Kilian     5th July 2018 Diversified resources company Exxaro Resources on Thursday broke ground on its R3.3-billion “smart” Belfast mine, in Mpumalanga. The mine is the first of its kind in South Africa and will have a digital twin – a complete digital replica of the mine that will allow management and the contracted... 

Glencore Coal provides free WiFi to two host communities

By: Nadine James     14th June 2018 Thermal coal miner Glencore Coal South Africa (SA) has launched a free WiFi initiative, which will allow members of two of the company’s host communities, Phola and Ogies, to access 500 MB/d per person for educational, economic and leisure purposes. The initiative currently comprises six... 

Growing Presence In Coal Grows B&E International’s Capabilities

13th April 2018 Raubex Group company B&E International’s 15 years of experience in coal today places it in the top rung of crushing and screening specialists in this competitive segment of mining, according to director of operations Sandile Mazibuko. “Our expertise – developed mainly in hard rock mining and... 

Coal, rapid loadout projects under construction - Exxaro 

By: Martin Creamer     13th March 2018 Diversified mining company Exxaro Resources, which began a R13-billion coal expansion programme in the second half of last year, has three coal projects and a rapid loadout station under construction, and is at the ready to develop another two coal projects, pending Department of Energy and Eskom... 

Exxaro negotiating new business opportunities beyond mining 

By: Martin Creamer     8th March 2018 While retaining coal as its bedrock, Exxaro Resources has begun taking steps that will take the company beyond coal and even beyond mining, Exxaro CEO Mxolisi Mgojo said on Thursday. But this is all taking place while Exxaro continues to invest heavily in its long-term coal-mining business, which... 

Galantas planning appeal hearing concluded

By: Simone Liedtke     16th February 2018 An appeal brought by a third party against Aim- and TSX-V-listed gold producer and explorer Galantas Gold's planning consent for the Omagh gold mine development has completed the hearing stage. The Court of Appeal at the Royal Courts of Justice in Belfast, Northern Ireland, heard the appeal... 

DRA signs coal preparation plant deal with Exxaro

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     26th January 2018 Global engineering firm DRA has secured a contract with Exxaro Coal Mpumalanga, a subsidiary of JSE-listed Exxaro Resources, to build a 500 t/h coal handling and preparation plant (CHPP), in Belfast, Mpumalanga. The CHPP will comprise primary and secondary sizing stations, an overland conveyor,... 

Concor Infrastructure Boosts Order Book With New Contracts

5th December 2017 Concor Infrastructure recently secured two significant contracts in the mining sector, and managing director, Eric Wisse, says the company, formerly known as Murray & Roberts Infrastructure, is well positioned to take advantage of the recently increased optimism in the mining space. As part of... 

Belfast maintenance and storage facility expansion project, Canada

By: Sheila Barradas     1st December 2017 The Rideau Transit Group Partnership has signed a contract with the City of Ottawa for the expansion of the project. 

Concor Infrastructure forges ahead with new construction projects

By: Marleny Arnoldi     17th November 2017 Diversified infrastructure and services company Concor Infrastructure is halfway towards completing the additional 14-m-wide dual carriageway on the N2 highway between Mtunzini and Empangeni, in KwaZulu-Natal.  

Exxaro spending R20bn on coal projects

By: Martin Creamer     27th October 2017 One of South Africa’s largest and foremost black-empowered mining companies, Exxaro Resources, is implementing a five-year, R20-billion capital expenditure (capex) programme on coal mining projects in Limpopo and Mpumalanga. The black-led JSE-listed company has seven coal projects under way, four... 

Request to quash Omagh underground consent denied

By: Mariaan Webb     29th September 2017 Toronto-headquartered Galantas Gold is continuing with underground development at its Omagh gold mine, in Northern Ireland, after a court ruling denied a third-party request to set aside planning consent. The Belfast High Court on Friday delivered judgment in a Judicial review into the planning... 

Pump attendant Samson Vilakazi goes the distance

11th July 2017 Samson Vilakazi, a pump attendant at Engen 1Stop in Belfast, Mpumalanga is a super star on and off the forecourt. Competing against 21 000 people in this year’s Comrades Marathon, Samson scooped a silver medal, competing the gruelling ultra-marathon in under 7 hours. Dewald de Klerk, the... 

Pump attendant Samson Vilakazi goes the distance

7th July 2017 Samson Vilakazi, a pump attendant at Engen 1Stop in Belfast, Mpumalanga is a super star on and off the forecourt.    Competing against 21 000 people in this year’s Comrades Marathon, Samson scooped a silver medal, competing the gruelling ultra-marathon in under 7 hours.   Dewald de Klerk, the... 

Greenhouse tightening as govt imposes Paris agreement – Exxaro

By: Martin Creamer     26th June 2017 The legislative changes around emission of greenhouse gases is becoming more onerous as the South African government implements the Paris Agreement, diversified black-owned resources group Exxaro said on Monday, when the coal-mining major announced that “good progress” had been made finalising... 

National road safety campaign urges motorists not to use phones while driving 

15th December 2016 Road Safety Angel launched its Festive Season road safety campaign nationwide today ahead of the traditional December 16th start to the holiday commute. The focus for this year is on encouraging road users not to text or use their cellphones while driving.   According to Guillaume Olivier, SHEQ... 

Waste-to-energy gasification plant project, Northern Ireland

By: Sheila Barradas     15th July 2016 The project involves the turnkey delivery of a waste-to-energy gasification plant, in Belfast. 

Waterberg rail supply disappoints Exxaro

By: Martin Creamer     28th June 2016 Rail supply in the Waterberg region since the beginning of the year has been disappointing, Exxaro Resources said on Tuesday. The JSE-listed company reported receiving only 3.5 trains a week from Transnet Freight Rail instead of the required five, a situation likely to persist until the... 

Where the numbers hold no value

By: Riaan de Lange     30th October 2015 The media recently reported on President Jacob Zuma's ‘fumble’ in expressing the membership numbers of the political party that he heads, which had dropped from "a little more than 1.2-million in 2012 to 769 870 this year". It might have been easier, more profound and more pronounced had the... 

Exxaro unveils R250m water treatment plant at Matla coal mine

By: Natasha Odendaal     9th April 2015 Diversified miner Exxaro on Thursday unveiled the first of three water treatment plants designed to mitigate underground water storage constraints, protect scarce natural water resources and ensure the safety of mineworkers. The launch of the R250-million Robert Clarke Water Treatment Plant (WTP)... 

Terex Washing Systems Shortlisted As Finalists In Chartered Institute Of Marketing Ireland Marketing Excellence Awards 2014.

4th November 2014 Terex Washing Systems are delighted to be shortlisted for the second year running as finalists in the prestigious Chartered Institute of Marketing Excellence Awards. “TWS enter the CIM awards as they are firmly established as the leading marketing awards in Ireland. We were delighted to be... 

Terex Washing Systems Shortlisted As Finalists In Chartered Institute Of Marketing Ireland Marketing Excellence Awards 2014

3rd November 2014 Terex Washing Systems are delighted to be shortlisted for the second year running as finalists in the prestigious Chartered Institute of Marketing Excellence Awards.   “TWS enter the CIM awards as they are firmly established as the leading marketing awards in Ireland. We were delighted to be... 

DRA awarded first phase of Exxaro’s Belfast coal implementation project

By: Leandi Kolver     24th October 2014 Engineering and project delivery company DRA has been awarded the $4.5-million first phase contract of JSE-listed Exxaro Resources subsidiary Exxaro Coal’s Belfast implementation project, in Mpumalanga. The first phase of the project would include the detailed design and engineering of a 500 t/h... 

On-The-Air (22/08/2014) 

By: Martin Creamer     22nd August 2014 State-owned Transnet and Eskom have come to the party for black-controlled coal miner Exxaro 

Transnet boosts Exxaro’s coal railing, Eskom paying invoices 

By: Martin Creamer     6th March 2014 State-owned rail enterprise Transnet was praised at Thursday’s Exxaro Resources results presentation for boosting the JSE-listed company’s coal exports by 15% last year and facilitating the doubling of them in 2014. But at the other end of the parastatal spectrum, investors had to be assured... 

Steve McCarley

By: Carina Borralho     24th January 2014 Main Activity of the Company: The management, operations and maintenance of municipal engineering services and infrastructure, focusing on water, wastewater and solid waste management services 

Emerging contractor builds a bright future with Bell and BBSDP 

14th November 2013 Real fiscal discipline amongst young people is not all that common but an up and coming Mpumalanga construction company owner is fast setting the records straight and showing what benefits this can bring. Lucky Masanabo’s started working in his father's hardware retailing business soon after... 

State

By: Asha Ramsaran     21st June 2013 Tender work arising from state contracts  

Northern Ring capacity upgrade project, South Africa

By: Sheila Barradas     21st June 2013 The project involves the upgrade of Infraco’s Northern Ring telecommunications infrastructure to 40 Gb/s technology over fibre-optic cables. 

Infraco advances Northern Ring, signs MoU with Limpopo

By: Natasha Odendaal     17th May 2013 Mpumalanga and Limpopo were expected to get a broadband boost as State-owned Broadband Infraco neared the completion of its Northern Ring capacity upgrade project. Infraco was upgrading its Northern Ring telecommunications infrastructure to 40 Gb/s technology over fibre optic cables, running... 

Company Announcement: Engen launches Driver Wellness campaign in Kimberley

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th April 2013 Engen in collaboration with Trucking Wellness have once again joined hands to launch this year’s Driver Wellness campaign in Kimberley 

Highly acquisitive Keaton pursuing opportunities with vigour – new CEO

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     26th September 2012 JSE-listed coal mining company Keaton Energy remains on target to achieve its production goal of five-million tons a year within the next three to five years, new CEO Mandi Glad said on Wednesday. Speaking to journalists at Keaton’s Vanggatfontein mine, in Delmas, she said that the company would... 

RE-ENGINEERED MEMORIES

20th April 2012 On Tuesday April 10, 2012, 100 years to the minute after the ill-fated Titanic departed for its maiden voyage from Southampton, England, a recording of the ship’s whistle broke a minute’s silence at the dockside. People gathered to remembered the liner, as well as the some 1 500 passengers and... 

Denel unit delivers new air defence system to SA Army

By: Keith Campbell     22nd March 2012 The contracted hardware delivery requirements for the South African Army’s (SA Army’s) new ground-based air defence system (Gbads) have been completed. This was announced on Thursday by the State-owned defence industrial group Denel. “The SA Army will now take the equipment on inventory and... 

First
Prev
1
Next
Last

Latest News

more

Latest Videos

more

About

Engineering News is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa
Polity

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Engineering News is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Subscribe Now for $119
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
Subscribe Now for $119 Close