Westinghouse Electric has withdrawn its second urgent application to the Gauteng High Court against power utility Eskom.
The power system is expected to remain constrained for the rest of this week due to technical issues experienced at some power stations, says Eskom.
Work is progressing well at the Medupi power plant with the first gas burner having been fired up this week, said Eskom
Eskom today begins a 100-day countdown to Christmas eve when the synchronisation of the first of Medupi power station's six units is scheduled to take place.
Major construction and engineering companies in SA bemoan the lack of significant public infrastructure spending, despite R4 trillion being earmarked for this over 15 years to drive basic service delivery.
Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) applauds the appointment of Department of Public Enterprises Director-General Tshediso Matona, as the Chief Executive of Eskom.
Collin Matjila has been appointed as the acting Chief Executive Officer of Eskom as of 1 April 2014, the electricity utility said.