The South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (SANRAL) is busy with major road improvement activities in several provinces. National Road R33 SANRAL recently awarded a contract for resurfacing of National Road R33, section 6 from ..
The Department of Transport’s expenditure is expected to increase at an average yearly rate of 8.1%, from R57.3 billion in 2020/21 to R72.5 billion in 2023/24, Minister Fikile Mbalula said during the virtual debate on ..
Road construction and the environment are strongly interlinked and dependent on one another. The basic purpose of the road network is moving of goods and people from one place to another. However, road construction can have ..
Candidate engineering practitioners who attend SANRAL’s Technical Excellence Academy (TEA) receive materials training over three months at the laboratory in Struandale, Gqeberha. They also spend 21 months at the design academy and gain on-site construction ..
SANRAL’s Technical Innovation Hub (TIH) is currently probing the extent to which machine learning can be harnessed in the quest to improve road safety, reduce congestion and inform infrastructure development. The TIH is at the ..
In the Western Cape, SANRAL has identified the stretch of N1 from Old Oak to Worcester for a significant upgrade. This work has been divided into 5 separate projects, from Old Oak to Brighton Road ..
Trans African Concessions (TRAC) has made sure that members of the community of eMakhazeni are more easily able to take their Learner’s or Driver’s Licence, by refurbishing the Belfast Testing Centre. The R1.3 million project, ..
SANRAL is forging ahead with recommencement of work on the R2.5bn mega Mtentu Bridge, which forms part of the flagship N2 Wild Coast Road. Upon completion the Mtentu Bridge will be the highest in Africa and ..
The provinces of KwaZulu-Natal, Free State and Gauteng are set to see considerable growth in the economy due to upgrades to the N3, which will take 8–10 years to complete. This includes widening the N3, ..
The contract for construction of a new interchange and Traffic Control Centre for Kokstad has been awarded. The N2 Kokstad Interchange is located approximately 3km south of the Kokstad central business district. Under this 33-month ..