ARTICLES RELATING TO TRANSNET

No stranded Ebola ship off Richards Bay

2014-08-12 17:40

Reports that a ship carrying people infected with Ebola is stranded off Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal are untrue, Transnet's National Ports Authority says.

Nyanda welcomes Transnet settlement

2014-08-06 17:20

Former SA National Defence Force chief Siphiwe Nyanda has welcomed the settlement of the long-running dispute between Transnet and General Nyanda Security.

DA asks Madonsela to probe pensioner case

2014-08-01 13:06

The DA says it has asked Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to investigate the alleged maladministration of Transnet pensioner funds.

Green light for R80bn Transnet class suit

2014-07-31 13:14

A judge has decreed that a class action suit may be launched on behalf of impoverished Transnet pensioners, in an attempt to recover R80bn in lost assets.

Judgment reserved on Transnet pensioners' case

2014-07-22 18:51

The High Court in Pretoria has reserved judgment in an application by two Transnet pensioners to sanction the institution of a R80bn class action.

Transnet could face pensioners' R80bn lawsuit

2014-07-20 10:35

The largest court action in SA's legal history might be created when more than 62 000 pensioners bring a class action lawsuit against Transnet.

Transnet to spend more on expansion

2014-06-30 13:19

Transnet says its seven-year infrastructure investment programme, now in its third year, will cost R312.2bn, up from R307.5bn previously.

Transnet briefly lifts Ngqura lockout

2014-06-10 18:45

Transnet has temporarily lifted its lockout at the Ngqura Container Terminal so striking workers who wanted to return to work could do so, the company says.

Non-striking workers' houses stoned

2014-06-05 18:45

Two houses of non-striking Transnet workers have been damaged at Motherwell, in the Eastern Cape when they were stoned, the company says.

'R1 a month' for some Transnet pensioners

2014-04-24 16:28

Motorists hooted their horns and shouted "Viva badala, Viva" (viva, elders, viva) while Transnet pensioners marched to the Union Buildings.

R178m bonus for Transnet pensioners

2014-04-22 16:58

Transnet pensioners are set to receive 13th cheques to a total value of R178m, taking the total of bonus payments to around R2.5bn since 2007.

Bombardier has $1.2bn of SA rail contract

2014-04-03 12:31

Bombardier has said that its share of a recently announced deal to supply 240 electric locomotives to Transnet Freight Rail is worth billions.

Questions over R50bn Transnet tender

2014-03-23 14:47

Local partners in Transnet’s massive new R50bn tender for locomotives have been surprised to learn they are part of the procurement deal.

Transnet in 'biggest ever train order'

2014-03-17 15:59

Transnet is ordering more than 1 000 new trains, in what it hails as SA's biggest single corporate infrastructure investment.

Transnet: We take safety seriously

2014-03-09 18:49

Transnet maintains strict safety levels and deals with staff who do not uphold them, according to an official.

Richards Bay suspends operations

2014-02-03 18:29

Richards Bay Coal Terminal has suspended all operations including export coal train service due to a power failure.

Mandela: Backbone of business

2013-12-08 16:02

Nelson Mandela turned South Africa from a pariah state to the world’s darling, and in doing so, he brought the country into the global economy, according to a report.

Transnet awards R15bn fuel contract

2013-12-05 14:00

Transnet has awarded a contract valued at R15bn to nine companies to cover the parastatal's fuel requirements.

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President Jacob Zuma has led Transnet workers in the launch of the company’s newly designed rail wagons for vehicle manufacturers as the state-owned company accelerates its efforts to boost South Africa’s manufacturing sector.

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Zuma pleased with Transnet's car carrier

2013-11-05 16:51

Transnet hosted a party at its engineering division's plant in Uitenhage for president Jacob Zuma to launch a new variant of Transnet Engineering's car carrier.

BHP Billiton blasts Molefe

2013-10-25 11:55

BHP Billiton is disappointed at Transnet CEO Brian Molefe's portrayal of the miner as choosing its "own interests" above those of small coal exporters.

Court stops Transnet strike

2013-10-11 20:54

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has ordered the National Transport Movement to stops its planned strike at Transnet.

Molefe: Set aside artificial differences

2013-08-20 15:23

SA has missed a generation of capital investment in public structures like roads, electricity infrastructure and water systems, says Transnet CEO Brian Molefe.

Cosatu crisis threatens a major split

2013-08-18 17:02

Cosatu has suffered a number of splits in the past decade, but not the wholesale withdrawal of a major union, which seems to be on the cards, a report says.

Approval for probe of 'Medupi 2' pipeline

2013-08-02 13:18

An investigation into why the cost of Transnet's new fuel pipeline has escalated from R12.7bn to R23.4bn has been widely welcomed.

 

Transnet secures R6bn funding guarantee

2014-08-07 08:33

Transnet has secured a R6bn funding guarantee from a United States export credit agency for the locomotives it is buying from General Electric.

Transnet settles with security firm

2014-08-05 12:30

The long-running dispute between Transnet and Abalozi Risk Advisory Services has been settled, says the parastatal.

No politics in R80bn Transnet pensioner suit

2014-08-01 07:35

The R80bn class action suit of Transnet pensioners is devoid of political affiliation or involvement, say the pensioners' attorneys.

Transnet refutes pensioners' claims

2014-07-27 14:55

Transnet has refuted a report claiming plans may be afoot to dissolve the pension fund into which Transnet transferred pensioners from the apartheid years.

FF Plus keen to help Transnet pensioners

2014-07-21 20:03

The Freedom Front Plus has pledged to prevent the dissolution of a Transnet pension fund.

Transnet posts R5.2bn profit

2014-07-01 08:40

Parastatal Transnet's revenue grew to R56.6bn for the the 2013/2014 financial year, driven by a rise in minerals and chrome volumes.

Transnet strike - second arrest

2014-06-13 18:22

A second Transnet employee has been arrested for alleged intimidation during a strike at the Ngqura container terminal.

Transnet: Non-striking workers' homes damaged

2014-06-07 17:30

Two more houses of non-striking Transnet workers have been damaged in Motherwell in the Eastern Cape, the company says.

Transnet to repair workers' houses

2014-05-05 18:06

Transnet will repair the houses of workers damaged during a strike by Numsa at the Ngqura Container Terminal in the Eastern Cape, the parastatal says.

Retired Transnet employees 'left homeless'

2014-04-24 12:10

Some retired Transnet employees live on the streets and some of them end up committing suicide because they cannot afford to pay rent, warns a political party.

Transnet to spend billions on training

2014-04-09 11:47

Transnet will spend R7.7bn on training and upskilling over the next five years, with R4.7bn going towards bursaries for students.

Transnet secures loan for locomotives

2014-03-28 16:31

Transnet has secured a R3bn loan for its rail contract to manufacture 1 064 locomotives.

Transnet wants engineers not cleaners

2014-03-20 15:54

It is not true that poorer communities are only good for low-paid jobs in engineering projects, says Transnet CEO Brian Molefe.

Chinese firms bag Transnet contracts

2014-03-17 13:23

China's top two train makers are among the firms awarded contracts to supply over 1000 trains, as part of a R85.5bn expansion plan, says CEO Brian Molefe.

Parastatal investments to reach R382bn

2014-02-26 14:56

Capital expenditure by the country's major state-owned enterprises is expected to reach R382bn over the next three financial years.

New rail network to bring relief to roads

2014-02-03 09:22

Transnet is to acquire 1 317 new locomotives and 25 000 new wagons which will raise its handling capacity by 75%, says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba.

We have lost a great leader - Transnet

2013-12-06 13:09

SA has been blessed with an individual of rare stature and we should honour his memory by ensuring that his good deeds live on, says Transnet.

Transnet issues R5bn global bond

2013-11-07 11:16

Logistics group Transnet has issued a global R5bn bond at a yield of 9.5%, enabling it to meet its funding requirements for the current financial year.

Zuma: E Cape set for infrastructure boom

2013-11-05 20:07

Transnet intends investing R26bn to expand infrastructure in the Eastern Cape in the next seven years, says President Jacob Zuma.

Fitch upgrades Transnet rating

2013-10-30 19:42

Fitch Ratings agency has upgraded Transnet's credit rating, confiring the success of trying to strengthen its position.

Transnet steams ahead with 71% jump in profit

2013-10-24 13:14

Logistics giant Transnet has announced a 14.3% increase in revenue, qwhich has driven its profit higher by 71.2% to R2.9bn in the six month to September.

Nedbank, Transnet agree on R1.1bn loan

2013-09-11 17:16

Nedbank and Transnet have signed a R1.1bn loan agreement to fund the last 53 of 143 diesel locomotives built by Transnet, with the help of a US guarantee.

Handling cargo a breeze for Brenda

2013-08-20 12:00

Brenda Magqwaka is currently the only woman terminal manager out of 14 terminals in South Africa. She shares her story.

SA ports facing increased competition

2013-08-13 16:31

Increased competition among African ports will be putting South Africa's ability to keep up in the spotlight at an upcoming forum.

Over 40 000 jobs for youth

2013-07-30 11:37

There are over 40 000 job opportunities for young people in South Africa's maritime industry, Public Enterprises Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe says.

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