Entries by Sybul Ngobeni

Raubex’s interim performance improves following rightsizing efforts

Raubex’s interim performance improves following rightsizing efforts 11th November 2019 By: Tasneem Bulbulia Creamer Media Reporter SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ Infrastructure development and construction materials group Raubex is now in a better position to manage the lower volume of construction work available in the market and has maintained sufficient capacity […]

Infrastructure Fund project pipeline stands at R700bn, DBSA report

Infrastructure Fund project pipeline stands at R700bn, DBSA report   Photo by Creamer Media’s Dylan Slat 6th November 2019 By: Terence Creamer Creamer Media Editor SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) CEO Patrick Dlamini reported on Wednesday that a project pipeline valued at more than R700-billion […]

Maintenance at centre of Sanral’s R40bn medium-term project pipeline

Maintenance at centre of Sanral’s R40bn medium-term project pipeline   Previous Next 1st November 2019 By: Irma Venter Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ The South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) will issue tenders for roughly R40-billion in new projects over the next three financial years. […]

Group Five sells African construction businesses

Group Five sells African construction businesses 21st October 2019 By: Marleny Arnoldi Creamer Media Online Writer SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ The business rescue practitioners (BRPs) of embattled construction company Group Five on Monday announced the successful sale of the Group Five Projects business to the Teichmann Group. The transaction includes […]

Govt finalising economic growth strategy to stimulate economy

Govt finalising economic growth strategy to stimulate economy   30th September 2019 By: Thabi Madiba Creamer Media Researcher and Writer SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday addressed the nation in his first weekly newsletter and revealed that government would be finalising a clear economic growth strategy for […]

SA lost 30 000 construction jobs over the past year.

SA lost 30 000 construction jobs over the past year. 26th September 2019 By: News24Wire SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ New numbers released by Statistics SA show a bloodbath in construction jobs over the past months, while the mining sector is steadily employing more people – for now. The Quarterly Employment […]

Multibillion-rand capex boost in pipeline for OR Tambo airport

Multibillion-rand capex boost in pipeline for OR Tambo airport   17th September 2019 By: Irma Venter Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ Work on the engineering and construction of remote apron stands at the OR Tambo International Airport (ORTIA) should start this year, with the R2.4-billion project […]

Construction activity to improve in the latter part of this year – Botha

Construction activity to improve in the latter part of this year – Botha   18th September 2019 By: Creamer Media Reporter SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ Economist Dr Roelof Botha, who compiles the Afrimat Construction Index (ACI) on behalf of construction materials and industrial minerals supplier Afrimat, has expressed confidence that […]

New Development Bank approves R7-billion toll road loan to Sanral

New Development Bank approves R7-billion toll road loan to Sanral   16th September 2019 By: Irma Venter Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ The New Development Bank (NDB) has approved a R7-billion loan, guaranteed by the South African government, to the South African National Roads Agency Limited […]