Aveng says it will appeal a court ruling that the SA National Roads Agency (Sanral) can go ahead with claiming damages from the construction group over an incomplete R1.7bn project. Aveng canned a joint project with Austria’s Strabag International GmbH following violent protests against the project, which entails building a 1.1km-long bridge across the Mtentu River on the N2 Wild Coast. However, a court blocked the construction company’s bid to stop Sanral from claiming damages for not completing the project.

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