Eastern Cape recognised as innovation hub
Eastern Cape-based Innovators and entrepreneurs scooped a quarter of the 25 inaugural Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation Awards, which were presented in Port Elizabeth as part of the African Advanced Manufacturing Innovation and Composites Show. Five of the six Eastern Cape award-winners work out of the Propella Business Incubator in... Read more
DEDEAT: Mabuyane celebrates the Marine Day and the EC’s Greenest Municipalities
The Honourable MEC for the Eastern Cape Department of Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEDEAT), Mr Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane will tomorrow be leading the Provincial Marine Day celebrations and announcement of the Provincial Greenest Municipality Competition (GMC) Awards winners. The programme is taking place in Jeffreys Bay, Newtown... Read more
Port Festival 2018: First national acts announced
Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) is lining up an exciting list of national and local artists for the PEople’s Port Festival 2018 taking place at the Port Elizabeth harbour on 1 and 2 December 2018 under the theme ‘Centenary of Madiba’. The event promises a wide range of family-friendly port... Read more
Blasting notice: Controlled blasting on R72 between Birah River & Openshaw Village
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that controlled blasting is scheduled to take place on the R72 from Section 3 to Section 4 between Birah River and Openshaw Village on Thursday, 25 October 2018, from 3pm until 5pm, weather permitting. The... Read more
Activios: New management software to help deliver winning culture
Caption: The Activios team, made up of from left: Aubrey Bahula, Niels Andersen and Dave Sokolich, believes the software is a groundbreaking technological enabler of lean operational excellence and high-performance culture in organisations that are ready to embrace the 4th Industrial Revolution and win in the decades to come.... Read more
Port Elizabeth welcomes modern vessel on maiden voyage
Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) welcomed the MV Titus, the latest WW Ocean Neo-Panamax vessel on her maiden voyage, in the Port of Port Elizabeth yesterday. The MV Titus, which is sailing the Asia to North America trade route on her maiden voyage, has been specifically designed to reduce... Read more
SANRAL: Creating access through access roads
Mncedisi Twantwa is not only happy that his company is responsible for building a slip road in Msikaba, but also because through the project he has been able to create 32 much needed jobs. “In terms of experience, yes I can say we benefited as a company as this... Read more
Roadworks on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that roadworks is scheduled to take place on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch from Monday, 24 September 2018 to Friday, 28 September 2018. The planned traffic accommodation is as follows: The right lane... Read more
Controlled blasting on the R72 between Birah River and Openshaw Village
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that controlled blasting is scheduled to take place on the R72 from Section 3 to Section 4 between Birah River and Openshaw Village on Wednesday, 26 September and Thursday, 27 September from 3pm until 5pm,... Read more
Water trucks to bring relief in Amathole Municipality
The Department of Water and Sanitation has handed over 10 water trucks to Amathole District Municipality (ADM), as part of the department’s interventions to mitigate the current drought affecting communities around the district. This follows the department’s allocation of R30 million from its Water Service Infrastructure Grant (WSIG) budget... Read more