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COVID-19 Takes Toll on 50 Million African Women Speak Project

Lusaka, Saturday, April 18, 2020: Following the successful development and global launch of the 50 Million African Women Speak Platform (50MAWSP) in November 2019, everything was looking up for this first-of its-kind intervention to empower women in the COMESA region and the wider African continent. National launches were supposed to follow. Statewide marketing campaigns had […]

Intertraffic announces first webinar next Tuesday 21 April on the Coronavirus impact

Intertraffic announces first webinar next Tuesday 21 April on the Coronavirus impact COVID-19 is impacting the world and a change in mobility habits is inevitable both in short term and longer term, making knowledge transfer now even more crucial. The Intertraffic community needs to stay connected and continue to share stories, expert views and advice. […]

KfW IPEX-Bank and MEAG financing A3 motorway expansion in northern Bavaria

KfW IPEX-Bank and MEAG financing A3 motorway expansion in northern Bavaria As part of an international consortium, KfW IPEX-Bank and MEAG are financing the six-lane expansion of federal motorway 3 (A3) between interchanges Biebelried and Fürth/Erlangen as well as its operation and maintenance for 30 years together with the European Investment Bank (EIB), DEKA Bank, […]

Minnich Manufacturing expanding Western USA distribution with Ebbert Company

Minnich Manufacturing expanding Western USA distribution with Ebbert Company Minnich Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of concrete dowel pin drills, concrete vibrators and vibrator monitoring systems, has added Ebbert Company to its dealer network to expand distribution in the Western U.S. Headquartered in Fountain Valley, California, Ebbert Company offers sales and service of Minnich concrete vibrators […]

Contractors in Fla., Ga. face 6-figure penalties following deaths on highway projects

The contractor group constructing the I-4 Ultimate Project in Florida faces $188,913 in proposed penalties after a worker died and two others were injured in separate struck-by incidents on the largest road construction project in the state’s history. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited SGL Constructors, a joint venture of Skanska, Granite […]

Relief as Zambezi River shows increased flow

SANF 20 no 12 – by Egline Tauya The second half of the rainy season 2019/20 has brought relief to most parts of southern Africa, with increased water flows recorded in the major gauging stations along the Zambezi River. A gauging station is a facility used to take measurements of data on terrestrial bodies of […]

COVID-19 brings out the best in manufacturers

COVID-19 brings out the best in manufacturers Dusty Alexander, CEO & President of Global Shop Solutions ERP/MRP Software takes a look at the current situation: “We’re in a different kind of war against the COVID-19 virus. And much like World War II, we entered this war woefully undersupplied, lacking the tools required to diagnose and […]