Engineering News | Agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:29:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Gauteng optimistic new project toolkit will raise infrastructure delivery efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-eyes-paradigm-shift-in-approach-to-delivering-public-infrastructure-2017-10-20 Natasha Odendaal INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467008 1508244740 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685435_resized_delivery.jpg 511 287 South African egg output tumbles, jobs cut after avian flu http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-egg-output-tumbles-jobs-cut-after-avian-flu-2017-10-18 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:05:00 +0200 468232 1508337622 1508335500 1510956000 Reuters 0 0 Astral Foods sees jump in full-year profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/astral-foods-sees-jump-in-full-year-profit-2017-10-16 Reuters FOOD & BEVERAGE Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:21:00 +0200 467906 1508156991 1508156460 1510783200 Reuters 0 0 KZN local cane farmers rally together to survive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzn-local-cane-farmers-rally-together-to-survive-2017-10-12 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:17:00 +0200 467545 1507798078 1507796220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 CoM shows off potential of rooftop agriculture in Johannesburg inner city http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/com-shows-off-potential-of-rooftop-agriculture-in-johannesburg-inner-city-2017-10-11 Ilan Solomons URBAN AGRICULTURE Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:36:00 +0200 467491 1507735487 1507732560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684091_resized_urbanagriculturechamberofmines111020171022.jpg The Chamber of Mines is participating in and has funded a pilot project to assess the feasibility of growing herbs and vegetables on the rooftops 511 287 AB InBev focusing on its public interest commitments as it celebrates one year as megabrewer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ab-inbev-focusing-on-its-public-interest-commitments-as-it-celebrates-one-year-as-megabrewer-2017-10-11 Schalk Burger SOCIAL INVESTMENT Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:45:00 +0200 467470 1507731360 1507729500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DTI calls for resolution on outstanding Doha issues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-calls-for-resolution-on-outstanding-doha-issues-2017-10-10 Schalk Burger TRADE Tue, 10 Oct 2017 13:02:00 +0200 467246 1507638913 1507633320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Brazil revives African ties, eyes expanding market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazil-revives-african-ties-eyes-expanding-market-2017-10-10 Reuters AGRICULTURE & MANUFACTURING Tue, 10 Oct 2017 10:32:00 +0200 467209 1507627535 1507624320 1510264800 Reuters 0 0 Closed steel mill discovering new life as an industrial park http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-business-strategy-creates-sustainability-for-steel-and-vanadium-industrial-park-2017-10-06 Mia Breytenbach INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464935 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678641_resized_highveldhiveldadminbuildingandsteelworks1022.jpg CAPITAL LOCATION in less than a year of being operational, Highveld Industrial Park has set up a sustainable business 511 287 Production losses as result of bird flu estimated to be in region of R800m in Western Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/production-losses-as-result-of-bird-flu-estimated-to-be-in-region-of-r800mln-in-western-cape-2017-10-02 African News Agency BIRD FLU Mon, 02 Oct 2017 16:47:00 +0200 466513 1506955937 1506955620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Bird flu causes more harm for Quantum Foods http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bird-flu-causes-more-harm-for-quantum-foods-2017-10-02 African News Agency POULTRY Mon, 02 Oct 2017 15:23:00 +0200 466495 1506950679 1506950580 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Acquisition to enable large-scale cannabis production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-to-enable-large-scale-cannabis-production-2017-09-29 Marleny Arnoldi Agroprocessing Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464624 1506412360 1506636000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677807_resized_dubeagrizonehouseofhempsez20171022.jpg WEED FOR PURPOSE Since its establishment, House of Hemp has been targeting research on all cannabis-related markets such as textiles, fibres, oil, nutrition and medicinal 511 287 BMG invests R400m in Joburg distribution centre http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solutions-providers-r400m-world-site-facility-to-enhance-service-capability-2017-09-29 Mia Breytenbach Distribution Centre Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464912 1506948130 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678606_resized_bmgworldsite0920171022.jpg WORLD-CLASS FACILITY BMG’s R400-million investment to upgrade its existing Droste Park facilities into a leading-edge distribution centre, centralises functional and support operations 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71022_2017-09-15_bmg_-_hd_web.mp413548174BMG MD Gavin Pelser discusses the upgraded BMG World site facility in Johannesburg. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. BMG MD Gavin Pelser discusses the upgraded BMG World site facility in Johannesburg. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Quantum Foods confirms avian flu outbreak at two Western Cape layer farms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quantum-foods-confirms-avian-flu-outbreak-at-two-western-cape-layer-farms-2017-09-20 Creamer Media Reporter POULTRY Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:03:00 +0200 465367 1505894666 1505894580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Localisation key to welding industry growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-key-to-welding-industry-growth-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Agroprocessing Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462505 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673262_resized_20160129senotlelofeedmillagriculutralwelding1022.jpg AGRICULTURAL WELDING The Senotlelo feed mill is an example of how welding is used in the agriculture industry 511 287 Equipment manufacturer inaugurates new facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-manufacturer-inaugurates-new-facility-2017-09-15 Mia Breytenbach CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463804 1505199167 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676183_resized_capitalequipmentcaterpillarfacility0920171022.jpg SHEER ADVANTAGE The 60 000 m2 facility allows for the ability to work more efficiently while increasing capacity to provide unmatched parts availability for customers across Africa 511 287 South African business delegation sets off for Russia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-business-delegation-sets-off-for-russia-2017-09-08 Natasha Odendaal TRADE Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:28:00 +0200 464149 1504872535 1504862880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA’s export strategy aims to boost capacity for value-added goods, services trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-export-strategy-aims-to-assist-reach-6-export-growth-target-by-2030-2017-08-28 David Oliveira EXPORT STRATEGY Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462843 1504597088 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676001_resized_trading.jpg 511 287 Edible-oil refinery gives grape seed industry a boost http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/edible-oil-refinery-gives-grape-seed-industry-a-boost-2017-09-08 Robyn Wilkinson Agroprocessing Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462411 1505195014 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673098_resized_edibleoilrefineryprovidesvalueaddtosomersetwestgrapeindustry0820171022.jpg ENHANCING LOCAL INDUSTRY The new refinery will contribution to the economic growth of Somerset West by further enhancing the well-established grape industry in the region 511 287 NWK appoints new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nwk-appoints-new-ceo-2017-09-05 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Tue, 05 Sep 2017 15:44:00 +0200 463800 1504621095 1504619040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676171_resized_theorabe1022.jpg NWK CEO Theo Rabe 511 287 Debate on land rehab for future farming comes to the fore as mine closures increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/debate-on-land-rehab-for-future-farming-comes-to-the-fore-as-mine-closures-increase-2017-09-01 Dylan Slater MINE REHABILITATION Fri, 01 Sep 2017 08:00:00 +0200 463070 1504009950 1504245600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674511_resized_beyond.jpg 511 287 Disaster relief money starts flowing into Western Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/disaster-relief-money-starts-flowing-into-western-cape-2017-08-29 News24Wire DISASTER RELIEF Tue, 29 Aug 2017 10:50:00 +0200 463025 1503996757 1503996600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Poultry industry and government to set up task team for bird flu – Zokwana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/poultry-industry-and-government-to-set-up-task-team-for-bird-flu-zokwana-2017-08-23 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Wed, 23 Aug 2017 08:37:00 +0200 462410 1503471634 1503470220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Opinion: Turning the chicken war into a trade war http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-turning-the-chicken-war-into-a-trade-war-2017-08-18 Creamer Media Reporter OPINION Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:21:00 +0200 462056 1503048112 1503044460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672332_resized_donaldmackayprofilepicfinal69121022.jpg Donald Mackay 511 287 Lovell steps down as Sapa head http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lovell-steps-down-as-sapa-head-2017-08-16 Natasha Odendaal MANAGEMENT CHANGES Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:31:00 +0200 461782 1502874266 1502872260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Western Cape’s agricultural growth to drive economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-capes-agricultural-growth-to-drive-economy-2017-08-11 Robyn Wilkinson Agroprocessing Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459555 1501769218 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666471_resized_delairegraffestatestellenboschbloomberg0720171022.jpg UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT The Western Cape plays a key role in South Africa’s agricultural sector, with a unique rainfall pattern allowing for a mixture of agricultural activities 511 287 AgriProtein assessing two new fly-farming sites in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agri-science-2017-08-04 Irma Venter AGRISCIENCE Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459193 1501769220 1502402400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Land Bank hikes FY17 profits to R372m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-bank-hikes-fy17-profits-to-r372m-2017-08-03 African News Agency DEVELOPMENT FINANCE Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:50:00 +0200 460595 1501832694 1501771800 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Agriculture a significant growth area for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agriculture-a-significant-growth-area-for-africa-2017-07-31 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Mon, 31 Jul 2017 16:30:00 +0200 460151 1501568868 1501511400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tongaat Hulett launches R550m sugar refinery project in Mozambique http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-hulett-launches-r550m-sugar-refinery-project-in-mozambique-2017-07-24 Anine Kilian AGROPROCESSING Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:54:00 +0200 459453 1500901964 1500900840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Macadamia producer to invest millions in new processing facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/macadamia-producer-to-invest-millions-in-new-processing-facility-2017-07-24 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:21:00 +0200 459402 1500892421 1500888060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA committed to increasing trade with Zambia, says DTI minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-committed-to-increasing-trade-with-zambia-says-dti-minister-2017-07-21-1 African News Agency TRADE Fri, 21 Jul 2017 08:56:00 +0200 459274 1500620673 1500620160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665732_resized_robdavies206171022duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Nakambala sugar mill expansion project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nakambala-sugar-mill-expansion-project-completed-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Agroprocessing Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457666 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661971_resized_bosch1022.jpeg NAKAMBALA SUGAR MILL Illovo Sugar appointed Bosch Projects as engineering, procurement and construction management consultants for the mill’s expansion 511 287 Lessons learned underpin multicontinent sugar strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lessons-learned-in-kzn-underpin-multi-continent-sugar-strategy-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Agroprocessing Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457492 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661614_resized_eddieswanepoelvesconitebearings0620171022.jpg EDDIE SWANEPOEL The knowledge gained from hard-wearing African sugar applications has been essential in converting other relatively new markets to using Vesconite Bearings’ products 511 287 Sugar industry to make the most of yield recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-industry-to-make-the-most-of-yield-recovery-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Agroprocessing Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457390 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661400_resized_sacanegrowersagm0620171022.jpg BOUNCING BACK The SA Canegrowers board of directors is optimistic about the 2017/18 season, with improved rainfall set to improve production levels 511 287 Bird Flu confirmed on new locations in Gauteng and Mpumalanga http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bird-flu-confirmed-on-new-locations-in-gauteng-and-mpumalanga-2017-07-12-1 African News Agency POULTRY Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:46:00 +0200 458272 1499845164 1499841960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SAB invests R2.8bn in expanding Gauteng breweries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-invests-r28bn-in-expanding-gauteng-breweries-2017-07-11 Anine Kilian FOOD & BEVERAGE Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:41:00 +0200 458231 1499784972 1499784060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663260_resized_ricardotadeusab07171022duane.jpg AB-InBev Africa president Ricardo Tadeu 511 287