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Court ends Sanral toll plans in Cape
Court ends Sanral toll plans in Cape

A Supreme Court of Appeal ruling on Thursday, 22 September 2016, which invalidated the Sanral's plans to toll the N1 and N2 in the Western Cape, has added to the agency's tolling woes...

By Bekezela Phakathi 1 day ago

Tyre levy postponed to 2017
Tyre levy postponed to 2017

National Treasury has postponed to 2017 the implementation date of the environmental tyre levy that was meant to come into effect in October 2016...

1 day ago

Amsterdam to pilot world's first 'self-drive' boats
Amsterdam to pilot world's first 'self-drive' boats

Amsterdam's iconic canals may soon see the world's first driverless boats, doing everything from moving people and goods to providing "pop-up" bridges and cleaning up...

2 days ago

A.P. Moller Maersk to split into transport and energy divisions
A.P. Moller Maersk to split into transport and energy divisions

Danish oil and shipping conglomerate A.P. Moller-Maersk said it would split the group into separate businesses for transport and energy as it faces headwinds in both sectors...

2 days ago

SANRAL cleans up N2
SANRAL cleans up N2

SANRAL used awareness around the clean-up and recycling initiatives in support of National Clean-Up and Recycle Week to highlight the work it does as part of its Routine Road Maintenance operations...

2 days ago

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Uber pilots dashcams in Cape Town

Internet ride-sharing app Uber has launched a month-long dashcam pilot in Cape Town amid the service experiencing recent safety concerns...

3 days ago

Big Data to spur more efficient, more reliable public transport
Big Data to spur more efficient, more reliable public transport

South Africa is battling some unique challenges in the field of public transport. the legacies of historical urban planning programmes, complex inter-relationships of formal and informal travel systems...

By Harry van Huyssteen 3 days ago

Oceanwide Logistics opens in South Africa - expanding company's growing global network
Oceanwide Logistics opens in South Africa - expanding company's growing global network

Comprehensive sea/air/land freight and logistics solutions offered across South Africa from Durban headquarters...

20 Sep 2016

#InnovationMonth: Carpooling for trees
#InnovationMonth: Carpooling for trees

Transport Month in October will see SA's fourth Carpool Week, taking place from 3-9 October. Last year it was 'Carpool Karaoke', this year everyone will be carpooling for trees...

By Cari Van Wyk 20 Sep 2016

Shirley Duma
Women in Logistics: harnessing opportunity to drive sustainable growth

In recent years, several major studies have demonstrated that having more female leaders, board members, managers, and supervisors leads to better business outcomes including...

By Shirley Duma 20 Sep 2016

SANRAL to introduce new asphalt design mix
SANRAL to introduce new asphalt design mix

The South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) is adopting two new road materials engineering specifications for the construction of the national road network and other roads under its jurisdiction...

19 Sep 2016

SAA's just-in-time annual reports excludes a crucial element
SAA's just-in-time annual reports excludes a crucial element

SAA managed to table an abridged and provisional report on its 2014-15 financial statements shortly before the expiry of its deadline. The financial statements, however, do not include the critical report of...

By Linda Ensor 19 Sep 2016

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SAA's shocking billion Rand losses a call to reality

SAA has made a shocking loss of R4.67bn in the 2014-'15 financial year...

16 Sep 2016

Siya Mhlaluka presenting at the TPT Procurement Imbizo
TPT hosts Eastern Cape Procurement Imbizo for SMMEs

TPT hosted existing and potential suppliers for a day-long procurement Imbizo - a series of roadshows in line with TPT's efforts to engage with and create opportunities for...

15 Sep 2016

Driverless Ubers hit the streets in Pittsburgh
Driverless Ubers hit the streets in Pittsburgh

Uber launched a groundbreaking driverless car service on Wednesday, jumping ahead of Detroit auto giants and Silicon Valley rivals...

15 Sep 2016

Supporting the African aviation renaissance
Supporting the African aviation renaissance

With African air traffic volume growth exceeding global industry expansion, airports are increasingly focused on safety and airport management.

By Bennie Langenhoven 15 Sep 2016

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Uber keeping driver standards high with deactivation policy

Uber's goal to provide reliable and safe transport can only happen when there is trust on all sides - where riders feel safe with drivers and vice versa...

14 Sep 2016

Volvo deploys self-driving truck in Swedish mine
Volvo deploys self-driving truck in Swedish mine

Volvo's fully autonomous truck is the first in the world to be tested in operations deep underground in the Kristineberg Mine...

14 Sep 2016

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Mashaba takes aim at e-tolls, cadres and cycle lanes

Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba has promised motorists they can stop looking over their shoulders over e-toll payments...

By Penelope Mashego and Penwell Dlamini 14 Sep 2016

TNPA to implement new e-commerce platform for SA ports
TNPA to implement new e-commerce platform for SA ports

In another step to digitalise South Africa's port operations, TNPA will replace the nine-year-old PortsOnline system with a fully integrated e-commerce platform...

13 Sep 2016

Walkability now a major property trend
Walkability now a major property trend

Walkability - or the ability to get around without a car - is the current "big thing" in residential real estate, and can substantially increase property values in areas that offer residents shops, restaurants, schools, parks and public transport within comfortable walking distance of their homes...

13 Sep 2016

CT to host Kommetjie Road project info session
CT to host Kommetjie Road project info session

The Kommetjie Road project in Cape Town is set to commence by the end of October 2016. Transport for Cape Town, the City of Cape Town's transport authority, will be hosting a public information session on 21 September...

13 Sep 2016

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Sanral 'bonanza' for e-tolls defaulters

Hundreds of motorists have had their e-toll bills discounted by staggering amounts but the SA National Roads Agency has denied slashing its charges in an effort to shore up its finances...

By Sipho Mabena 12 Sep 2016

Michael Johannes, vice president for mobility and logistics at Messe Frankfurt in Germany.
Automechanika Joburg 2017 shares stage with three new shows

Next year's Automechanika trade fair for the automotive aftermarket, which takes place at the Johannesburg Expo Centre from 27-30 September, will be co-located...

12 Sep 2016

Ford buys into bike-sharing provider and shuttle service for enhanced mobility
Ford buys into bike-sharing provider and shuttle service for enhanced mobility

Ford is teaming up with major global cities on current and future transportation needs to solve congestion issues and help people move about more easily...

12 Sep 2016

Source: Bhekisisa Centre of Health Journalism/ Amos Gumulira
Malawi's rickshaw ambulances cycle the sick to care

It is a sweltering day in Malawi's Nsanje district and the gravel paths in Nelson village are deserted...

By Ina Skosana 12 Sep 2016

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A megaproject rises in East Africa

Roads, railways, port, pipelines to link Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda and South Sudan...

By Wanjohi Kabukuru 12 Sep 2016

Scania's journey to sustainability
Scania's journey to sustainability

It's always a big deal when a truck maker introduces a new model.

By Mark Smyth 9 Sep 2016

More SA visitors are choosing to ride with Uber - here's why
More SA visitors are choosing to ride with Uber - here's why

A significant portion of Uber riders have been national and international visitors to SA's five cities, and Uber is enjoying growing popularity as a preferred way for tourists to move around our cities...

9 Sep 2016

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