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Dec 04, 2009
Following significant growth in infrastructure development, housing and industries, South Africa’s demand for electricity supply has peaked and given the countries current power woes, has led State-owned power utility Eskom having to ensure that it meets power supply...
Dec 02, 2009
Nov 25, 2009
JSE-listed construction group Murray & Roberts (M&R) on Wednesday advised shareholders that revenue and operating profit for the first half-year of the financial year would fall by between 10% and 20%, sending shares lower. Diluted headline earnings a share and...
Nov 13, 2009
The proposed project will see the construction and operation of a railway line link about 10 km to 12 km in length, and its associated infrastructure.
Oct 20, 2009
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May 15, 2009
Steel producer ArcelorMittal South Africa could raise output to about 65% of capacity in the second quarter and would be ready to swing between product types and grades to match supply to a still opaque demand picture. In the first quarter production was about 60%...
Apr 17, 2009
Power utility Eskom reports that, to date, its Medupi and Kusile power stations are on schedule to meet their commissioning target dates in 2012 and 2013 respectively.
Mar 06, 2009
Wilson Bayly Holmes-Ovcon (WBHO) chairperson Mike Wylie remains confident that the company will maintain its workload in the 2009 calendar year, despite a contraction in the volume of new building work on offer, particularly in the Western Cape, and the recent...
Feb 25, 2009
Modular buildings manufacturer Kwikspace has entered into an agreement with State-owned electricity producer Eskom’s Kusile power station, to supply R46,2-million worth of modular accommodation units. “This project is a first in the prefabricated industry as some...
Feb 25, 2009
Attached please find a press release on: Kwikspace Modular Buildings, manufacturer of prefabricated modular units, has entered into an agreement to supply Eskom’s Kusile power station with R46.2 million worth of modular accommodation units.
Feb 23, 2009
JSE-listed building and civil engineering contractor, Wilson Bayly Holmes-Ovcon (WBHO) on Monday reported a 35% increase in half-year turnover to R6,8-billion, compared with the six months ended December 2007, with operating profit jumping 73% to R501-million, and...
Dec 11, 2008
The civil works of Eskom’s new-build coal-fired power station, Kusile, in the Mpumalanga province, would have a significant local content portion, the State-owned power utility said this week. The civil works contract, which was awarded to a joint venture (JV) team...
Dec 05, 2008
Diversified engineering company Genrec Engineering is making steady progress towards completing a portion on the first Boiler of the Medupi project by May 2009, the deadline given to the company.
Oct 17, 2008
Kusile will be a six-unit, greenfield, mine-mouth, coal-fired power plant, with about 4 818 MW of gross output.