Category Archives: Transportation

R277 million Gansbaai to Bredasdorp road to unlock economic potential in Overberg Region

Statement by Donald Grant Minister of Transport and Public Works R277 Million Gansbaai To Bredasdorp road to unlock economic potential in Overgberh region I am honoured to be here today, during October Transport Month, to celebrate the completion of the upgraded Gansbaai to Bredasdorp road. This project, and many like it, will serve as a constant reminder of our ongoing commitment to delivering key infrastructure to all regions in the Western Cape, thereby triggering the realization of the area’s economic potential. This project is a…

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Those responsible for the setting alight of Go George buses must be brought to justice

Earlier this afternoon, 19 August 2019, I received reports that 5 Go George buses had been set alight in George. It is alleged that disgruntled taxi operators are behind these acts of arson, following reports of stoning of buses earlier on in the day. I condemn these acts in the strongest terms. Such criminal acts not only threaten the provision of safe and reliable public transport to the people of George, but also threaten the safety of these commuters. Those responsible must face the full…

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Prasa se hoofingenieur wel by Ingenieursraad geregistreer, maar nie as gegradeerde nie

ʼn Voorlopige ondersoek van die VF Plus het aan die lig gebring dat Prasa se hoofingenieur, dr. Daniel Mtimkulu, wel by die Ingenieursraad van Suid-Afrika (Ecsa) geregistreer is, maar slegs as ingenieurstegnoloog, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor vervoer. Om as tegnoloog te registreer, vereis ‘n diploma en ʼn B-Tech-kwalifikasie. Om as ingenieur te registreer, is ʼn toepaslike universiteits-B-graad in ingenieurswese die minimum vereiste. Die inligting oor Mtimkulu se registrasie kan gevind word op Ecsa se webwerf ( . Daarvolgens…

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