Transport News from around the Web

March 19, 2019

Truck rollover on the R528 George’s Valley road in Limpopo

LIMPOPO: R528 George’s Valley road It is reported that a truck overturned at Temby. Vehicles must please use the R71 as alternative and trucks must use […]
March 18, 2019

Truck rollover causes lane closure on R71 Magoebaskloof

One lane coming to Polokwane on R71 Magoebaskloof is closed due to a truck rollover. Motorists are advised to rather use George’s Valley road when traveling […]
March 18, 2019

Isuzu Supports Drought Relief in Makhanda

ISUZU Motors South Africa this week delivered two water tank trucks to the disaster relief organisation, Gift of the Givers, to help with the water crisis […]
March 15, 2019

Research reveals digitisation boosts output, but SMEs still experience frustration

New TomTom Telematics research highlights that a large number of SMEs are frustrated at workflow inefficiency and turning are to automation to improve productivity, communication and […]
March 14, 2019

Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon? In part 1, I unpacked some of […]
March 14, 2019

Metrorail commuters in Gauteng face hour-long delay after Elandsfontein derailment

Rail commuters in Gauteng can expect a 60-minute delay due to a derailment on the Elandsfontein to Tembisa route. Link to news24.com
March 13, 2019

Several commuters injured in Boksburg train accident

Several people have been injured after three train carriages derailed in Boksburg, say Gauteng paramedics. Link to news24.com
March 13, 2019

Financial loss of train coaches totals more than R600m since April 2018

The total financial loss of train coaches from April 2018 due to aging stock, vandalism, theft and derailment amounted to more than R630m. Link to news24.com
March 12, 2019

Recovery after trailer uncouples from truck on the N3

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to an MVA on the N3 South towards Van Reenen. A truck lost his trailer. No injuries. Recovery after trailer uncouples from […]
March 12, 2019

Gauteng: One injured in car and truck crash near Lanseria

Gauteng: At 05H51 Tuesday morning Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the R512 Malibongwe Drive just passed Lanseria Airport in the direction of […]
March 11, 2019

R5.7bn transfer made to prevent Sanral default, Nzimande says

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says the decision to transfer R5.7-billion from the non-toll network to the South African National Roads Agency’s (Sanral’s) toll network was made […]
March 11, 2019

Exciting Milestone Reached for 2018/2019 CILTSA Candidacy Programme for Women

The 14 women selected to participate in the 2018/2019 Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILTSA) Candidacy Programme are making excellent strides towards completing their CILT […]