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SA policy allows space to procure locally
SA policy allows space to procure locally

PRETORIA: South Africa has the policy space to prefer local manufacturers in the purchasing of goods and services from local companies, says Economic Development minister Ebrahim Patel.

2 Jul 2015 09:21

Serco meets the volume challenge
Serco meets the volume challenge

Serco recently received an order for specially-designed trailers to accommodate maximum volumetric capacity. The client wanted dry freight vehicles which could carry lightweight products cost effectively and Serco stepped up to the challenge.

2 Jul 2015 06:05

fastjet wins Transport Africa's Innovation Award
fastjet wins Transport Africa's Innovation Award

fastjet, a low-cost pan-African airline, has won the Transport Innovator Award at the 8th Transport Africa Awards 2015 held in Johannesburg on 30 June 2015.

1 Jul 2015 14:39

Seminar maps way forward for road safety programme
Seminar maps way forward for road safety programme

PRETORIA: A Learner Road Safety Seminar today mapped the way forward in rolling out a national comprehensive road safety education programme.

1 Jul 2015 08:27

First phase of new e-toll dispensation comes into effect
First phase of new e-toll dispensation comes into effect

PRETORIA: The first part of the new e-toll dispensation announced by the government in May will come into effect on Wednesday, 1 July 2015.

1 Jul 2015 08:09

Western Cape Transport approves abnormal load application for transportation of 37 ton yacht
Western Cape Transport approves abnormal load application for transportation of 37 ton yacht

Last week, the Department of Transport and Public Works approved an abnormal load application, from Teemane Crane (Pty) Ltd, for the transportation of a 31 meter, 37-ton yacht. The yacht was being transported from the Southern Wind Shipyard in Athlone to the Cape Town Harbour in the early hours of Saturday morning, 27 June 2015. The yacht was being prepared for transportation and was part of the convoy accompanying it to its destination at Cape Town Harbour.

30 Jun 2015 09:00

AA launches nationwide designated driver project
AA launches nationwide designated driver project

The Automobile Association (AA) has announced a nationwide designated driver service in an attempt to curb the amount of deaths on the country's roads.

By Amil Umraw, The Witness 29 Jun 2015 10:43

Top speaker line-up for SAAFF Congress 2015
Top speaker line-up for SAAFF Congress 2015

An impressive line-up of industry experts and high-profile speakers tackling business and industry issues has been announced as part of the conference programme for the South African Association of Freight Forwarders (SAAFF) annual Congress. The three-day event takes place from 14 to 16 October 2015 at the Durban International Convention Centre, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.

26 Jun 2015 08:45