Month: Sep 2020

New logo, new focus for the RFA

New logo, new focus for the RFA

It’s clear, it’s focused and it stands out! The new logo of the Road Freight Association (RFA) tells a story and reflects the new leadership and new focus the Association. Explaining the thinking behind the new branding, RFA Chief Executive Officer Gavin Kelly said: “Our new logo is aligned to […]

Smart corridor between Gauteng and KZN to boost Economy

Smart corridor between Gauteng and KZN to boost Economy

The KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng Departments of Transport have agreed to establish a Smart Corridor that will see a road to rail shift which is much needed to boost the economies of the two provinces. This was agreed in a two-day Freight Logistics workshop held over the weekend (19-20 September 2020) […]

Freight Logistic Workshop held at Mayville, Durban

Freight Logistic Workshop held at Mayville, Durban

MEC for Transport, Bheki Ntuli along with MEC for Roads and Transport, Jacob Mamabolo were part of a two day partnership workshop between the provincial Department’s of Transport, Community Safety and Liaison KZN, Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport and TRANSNET. The aim of the workshop is to establish a […]

Transport companies support Karoo Farmers in need

Transport companies support Karoo Farmers in need

In response to the severe drought that is currently affecting the Karoo, a number of transport companies have helped Eskort transport 500 bales of hay to farmers who are in desperate need of animal feed. Eskort sourced 500 bales of hay to assist in aiding the farmers in need as […]

Search for stolen trailer in South Africa

Search for stolen trailer in South Africa

Motorists traveling on the national roads in South Africa are to be on the lookout for the trailer loaded with a shipping container (picture 1). The owner of the trailer with registration JBF 263 MP (picture 2) contacted RUSA requesting assistance after he established that a shipping container loaded with […]

Allianz and Euler Hermes strengthen Africa team

Allianz and Euler Hermes strengthen Africa team

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) appointed Asheen Maikoo and Piet Schutte as Senior Risk Engineers on September 1, 2020, to continue to provide world-class risk consulting services to help businesses in Africa manage, prevent, and reduce risks. Asheen brings over 11 years of experience in power generation, Risk Based […]

Another year of growth for TATA International Africa

Another year of growth for TATA International Africa

South Africa, September 2020: Tata International Africa, a subsidiary of Tata International, has recorded another profitable year despite the challenging economies, shrinking markets, and a pandemic plaguing the region and the world. The group provides skills, expertise and various products in automotive, engineering, mining, farming and farm equipment, in 12 […]