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Transnet’s first third-party rail access contract fails

TRANSNET’S first attempt at allowing third-party access to its freight assets has failed. On Monday Transnet Freight Rail and Traxtion Sheltam issued a joint...

Rail stands to be an important part of South Africa’s future transportation mix

RAIL stands to play a greater role in South Africa’s integrated transportation system in the near future, says expertise leader: rail and mass transit...

KZN company among winners at continent’s supply chain awards

THE winners of the second annual Africa Supply Chain Excellence Awards were announced at a gala event in Johannesburg attended by more than 220...

Specialised HVAC units engineered to suit the loco environment

A LEADING South African coal producer will be supplied with Booyco Engineering’s purpose-designed heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for its 8E locomotives. The...

Transnet concludes its evaluation of bids for slots on two major corridors

TRANSNET has concluded the evaluation of applications received for the sale of slots on the Container and Cape Corridor that was advertised on April...

Trucks providing effective and efficient solutions for business owners

FAW Trucks prides itself on paying attention to what its customers require. “FAW SA is committed to offering vehicles engineered, developed and rigorously tested to...

Dry cast resin transformers have important benefits over oil cooled transformers

ELECTRICAL specialists Legrand’s range of Cast Resin Transformers (CRT) has been designed for high-efficiency, enhanced safety and low environmental impact during energy distribution in...

Third-party access a game-changer but Transnet version meaningless, says ARIA

THE African Rail Industry Association (ARIA) has welcomed the launch of the National Rail Policy (NRP) by Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula, describing it as...

Bolt security for the railways sector

Bolt security is essential for optimum safety in all industries, particularly in the railway sector, where demands on rail lines and train components are...

Third-party rail access: it’s time for action

THE African Rail Association (ARIA) has urged President Ramaphosa to keep his promise of implementing third party access to private operators on South Africa’s...

Transport sector takes a knock over the 3rd quarter

INTERNATIONAL supply chain problems and local attacks on the logistics infrastructure have had a negative impact on the entire transport sector during the third...

Freight body ‘dismayed’ as cyber-attack cripples ports

THE Road Freight Association (RFA) has voiced its dismay and grave concern at the recent cyber-attack on Transnet which caused crippling delays and disruptions...

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