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GAUTENG: Police intensify operations to deal with violent protests; more than 50 suspects arrested

May 9, 2017 • Detours, NewsComments Off on GAUTENG: Police intensify operations to deal with violent protests; more than 50 suspects arrested

As criminal elements have taken the opportunity to loot businesses, damage property and disturbing public peace in violent protest in the areas of Eldorado Park and Kliptown, police have arrested more than 50 suspects. The arrested suspects will be charged with public violence, theft, malicious damage to property and possession of suspected stolen property....

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Uncertainty remains on opening of road between Danielskuil and Kuruman

January 27, 2017 • News, Road WorksComments Off on Uncertainty remains on opening of road between Danielskuil and Kuruman

Question: We deliver newspapers countrywide. The road to Kuruman is quite important and now have to detour for 200km at our expense. Do you have any news about the development of repair or re-opening of this road? It also affects the safety of our contractors...

Deputy Transport Minister to inspect the R40 and engage with community of Bushbuckridge

November 9, 2016 • Construction, News, Road WorksComments Off on Deputy Transport Minister to inspect the R40 and engage with community of Bushbuckridge

Mpumalanga – The Deputy Minister of Transport, Ms Sindisiwe Chikunga, will visit the community of Bushbuckridge in Mpumalanga on Friday, 11 November 2016 to inspect the progress made by the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) in upgrading...

People throw stones at security guards after train came in late, Durban

October 18, 2016 • Accidents, Construction, Detours, Rail, Train, TransportComments Off on People throw stones at security guards after train came in late, Durban

On Tuesday morning at 07h49 Netcare 911 paramedics responded to the Duffs Road Train station in Durban. Reports from the scene indicate that the train came in late causing irate people to throw stones at the security guards.  Paramedics arrived at the scene...

KZN MEC unveils upgrade to eBilanyoni township access roads.

July 29, 2016 • Construction, Road WorksComments Off on KZN MEC unveils upgrade to eBilanyoni township access roads.

The MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mr. Mxolisi Kaunda, yesterday unveiled a R191 million investment in the upgrade from gravel to blacktop of eBilanyoni township’s access roads. The investment adds to existing multi-million Rand’s...

Premier Supra Mahumapelo turns first sod for upgrading of two roads in Molatedi

July 20, 2016 • Construction, Road WorksComments Off on Premier Supra Mahumapelo turns first sod for upgrading of two roads in Molatedi

North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo and his MEC for Public Works and Roads Madoda Sambatha will tomorrow, Wednesday 20 July 2016, turn the first sod for the upgrading of two roads from gravel to tar in Molatedi. The roads in question are road P124 from...

Operation Sakuma Sakhe visits Ndumo River Bridge

July 13, 2016 • Construction, Road WorksComments Off on Operation Sakuma Sakhe visits Ndumo River Bridge

KZN Premier Willies Mchunu, MEC for Economic Development Sihle Zikalala, MEC for Human Settlements Ravi Pillay and Head of Department for Transport Sbusiso Gumbi inspected one of the Department’s projects, today during Provincial Cabinet’s...

R905 Million for the construction of two major bridges and road upgrades in KZN

June 21, 2016 • Advice, Construction, News, Road WorksComments Off on R905 Million for the construction of two major bridges and road upgrades in KZN

The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mr. Mxolisi Kaunda, has announced an investment of of a main road linking Weenen and Tugela Ferry. The three infrastructure projects will improve connectivity and boost the local economic...

One injured in structural collapse at restaurant in Woodmead

March 16, 2016 • Accidents, ConstructionComments Off on One injured in structural collapse at restaurant in Woodmead

EMER-G-MED’s RV6 and A06 are attending to a structural collapse at a restaurant in Woodmead. One person has sustained serious injuries and is being transported to a nearby trauma centre under Advanced Life Support care for further management...

Roadworks between Piketberg and Velddrif

March 10, 2016 • Accidents, Construction, Detours, Road WorksComments Off on Roadworks between Piketberg and Velddrif

Good progress is being made on a R352 million Department of Transport and Public Works project to rehabilitate the R399 between Piketberg and Velddrif. This 56 km project began in November 2014 and is scheduled for completion in June 2017. A total of 46% of...