Upgrading of the national route between Grahamstown and Fish River Pass – Phase 2
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that controlled blasting is scheduled to take place on the N2, section 13, between Grahamstown and the Fish River Pass every Tuesday until 24 October 2017, weather permitting. The blasts will occur at various positions... Read more
Goodnight Market serves up masterful little dishes
Among the traditional favourites, visitors to the Goodnight Market can look forward to a selection of dainty dishes prepared by MasterChef contestant Khayakazi Kepe this week. The popular artisanal night market, which takes place at the Tramways Building in Port Elizabeth on September 21, will have her treats on... Read more
Sanral monitors cape vulture colony
Recent environmental monitoring related to the construction of the Msikaba and Mtentu bridge haul roads found no evidence of disturbance to the Msikaba Cape Vulture Colony, the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) announced today. As part of the environmental requirements for the N2 Wild Coast road... Read more
Upcoming R75 road closures scheduled
The South African National Roads Agency has scheduled several road closure on the National Route R75 between Despatch and Uitenhage from Monday, 18 September 2017 to Wednesday 20 September 2017. The resurfacing contract is continuing on the National Route R75 freeway from Despatch (km 12.6 road marker) to Uitenhage (km... Read more
Controlled blasting on N2 between Dutywa, Mthatha
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) will conduct controlled blasting between Dutywa and Mthatha on Tuesday, 19 September 2017 at approximately 11am. The blast will take place at approximately 39 kilometres from Dutywa when travelling towards Mthatha in the Mtentu Cuttings. The road will be closed... Read more
Automotive opportunities for black-owned manufacturers
The Eastern Cape Automotive Industry Forum (ECAIF) is inviting all manufacturing companies in the region with a Level 3 and higher B-BBEE certification to register on its database. “Working with all the leading component suppliers in the Eastern Cape we have identified a number of opportunities for black-owned manufacturing... Read more
SANRAL preserves rare plant species, sensitive habitats
Proactive steps taken by SANRAL’s environmental experts are preserving rare plant species and sensitive habitats during road-building programmes throughout South Africa. Mpati Makoa, the Environmental Manager of the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL), says the coming Arbour Month activities will focus on the need to protect... Read more
Staying one step ahead says award-winning retailer
Faced with plenty of competition in their area, the SPAR Acres team have made it a top priority to learn from their rivals and to ensure they do everything just that much better. That has led to them being named the Eastern Cape retailer’s store of the year in... Read more
Sanral to work on Stutterheim-Cathcart road
In this week’s tender bulletin, the South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (SANRAL), on behalf of Aurecon South Africa (Pty) Ltd, has called for suitably experienced, SANAS accredited laboratories to undertake site laboratory testing in accordance with SANS 3001 for the special maintenance of the national route N6... Read more
Coega recognised for job creation, services to investors
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC), operator of the multi-award winning Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ), has been recognised for its dedication to job creation initiatives and excellent services to export orientated investors. The award bestowed onto the CDC, by the Exporters Club has been described by Dr Ayanda Vilakazi,... Read more