SANRAL is a state-owned agency responsible for the planning, design, construction and maintenance of the national road network. Five factors influence the performance of a pavement (road surface): TRAFFIC: Traffic is the most important factor influencing ..
The use of technology to promote road safety is very much aligned with the ‘Safe Systems’ approach adopted globally through the United Nation’s Plan for Road Safety. Engineering plays an important role in road safety in ..
SuRF’s rating tool is set up so road authorities can set targets for relevant credits they wish to apply to specific projects for use by their service providers. For the first time in South Africa, a rating ..
Learners were taught the importance of teamwork and how to brainstorm creative solutions using the theoretical and practical parts of civil engineering. The South African National Roads Agency (SOC) Limited (SANRAL) supported high school learners in ..
The expo seeks to expose rural schools to SANRAL’s career opportunities, internships, and scholarship and bursary programmes. The South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (SANRAL’s) national Career Expo kicked off in Mdantsane in the Eastern ..
Northern Cape MEC for Roads and Public Works believes the move towards a computerised system can only improve the already outstanding services rendered by various role players. As the Northern Cape Department of Roads and Public ..
Smart technology and the road user can no longer be separate concepts. The road user harnesses smart technology on their devices, in their vehicles, in their offices and homes. In rising to the challenge of rapidly ..
The SANRAL app is part of the agency’s shift to provide its customers with a personalised experience. The South African National Roads Agency (SOC) Limited (SANRAL) has a new app that enables commuters’ access to check ..
The Invitation shows how we are connected to the roads we travel on. A lot of our lives are spent on the road, whether it is going to the shops, picking your kids up from school, going ..
The system uses average-speed-over-distance (ASOD) technology which calculates the average speed of a vehicle, measured from the time it passes a camera, until it reaches a second camera at a fixed distance away. Cutting-edge technology has ..