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. …

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SA Road Federation calls for a coordinated national effort to address road crash crisis

SOUTH AFRICAN ROAD FEDERATION  MEDIA RELEASE    The equivalent of 30 jumbo jets crash in South Africa every year  SA Road Federation calls for a coordinated national effort to address road crash crisis   Date: President of the South African Road Federation (SARF), Saied Solomons, has called for a nation-building programme that underscores road behaviour …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Fewer car accidents as SA drivers change their habits, says OUTsurance

Fewer car accidents as SA drivers change their habits, says OUTsurance September 16, 2019 Publication source: Fin24 OUTsurance says its car accident claims are falling in South Africa as people are cutting down on driving given the depressed economy, as well as due to improved vehicle safety technology and ride-sharing apps (like Uber). Lower claims …

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Grinaker-LTA acquirer looks to build tier-one, black-owned contractor

Grinaker-LTA acquirer looks to build tier-one, black-owned contractor 26th August 2019 By: Terence Creamer Creamer Media Editor SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE Font size: -+ The Laula Consortium, which is acquiring construction group Grinaker-LTA from Aveng for R100-million, reports that its goal is to transform the struggling contractor into a profitable tier-one, black-owned group, …

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