Engineering News | Agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/agroprocessing Tue, 12 Dec 2017 23:36:00 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 South African poultry group calls for probe of forced labour in Brazil http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-poultry-group-calls-for-probe-of-forced-labour-in-brazil-2017-12-12 Reuters AGROPROCESSING Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:12:00 +0200 473691 1513064469 1513062720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Omnia files contempt of court case at Foskor over contentious phosphoric acid pricing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omnia-files-contempt-of-court-case-at-foskor-over-contentious-phosphoric-acid-pricing-2017-12-08 Dylan Slater CHEMICALS Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:47:00 +0200 473541 1512737449 1512737220 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Battling threat of sugar tax, excessive imports and low price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battling-threat-of-sugar-tax-excessive-imports-and-low-price-2017-12-08 Victor Moolman Agroprocessing Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472069 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694515_resized_dsc00671022.jpg DEDICATED TO SUGAR CANE Large parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga, about 360 000 ha, are dedicated to growing sugar cane 511 287 Municipalities to reduce emissions by diverting waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipalities-to-reduce-emissions-by-diverting-waste-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471334 1511853905 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692591_resized_organicwaste112017jgafrika1022.jpg WASTE-DIVERSION STRATEGY The strategy entails waste disposal and the beneficial use for business development 511 287 Potential of groundwater in spotlight again amid Western Cape drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/potential-of-groundwater-retakes-spotlight-after-decades-of-disinvestment-2017-12-01 Dylan Slater Water Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471753 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Crookes Brothers profits down on lower sugar cane revenue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crookes-brothers-profits-down-on-lower-sugar-cane-revenue-2017-11-29 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Wed, 29 Nov 2017 14:14:00 +0200 472572 1511958987 1511957640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Land Bank a key driver in transforming agri sector in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-bank-a-key-driver-in-transforming-agri-sector-in-south-africa-2017-11-22 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:36:00 +0200 471862 1511344363 1511332560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Third biennial food and drink exhibition to be held in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/third-biennial-food-and-drink-exhibition-to-be-held-in-2018-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469460 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688663_resized_fdtafrica2016exhibition102017fdtafricamessemunchen1022.jpg FDT AFRICA 2018 The aim of fdt Africa 2018 is to consolidate the existing target groups of exhibitors and visitors 511 287 SAB entrepreneurship for employment initiative welcomed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-entrepreneurship-for-employment-initiative-welcomed-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469762 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689266_resized_beersouthafrica102017busaprbreweryandwineryindustries20171022.jpg SAB PROGRAMME The SAB entrepreneurial programme, which provides a package of support, was launched in September 511 287 Industry still suffers effects of drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-still-suffers-effects-of-drought-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469452 1510643466 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688639_resized_canopies102017vinpro1022.jpg DROUGHT EFFECTS As a result of the drought, the Western Cape has received 30% less rainfall than the amount needed at this stage 511 287 DCD success in winemaking opens new markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biotech-company-turns-to-lucrative-fruit-sugar-concentrates-market-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469761 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689262_resized_fruitsugar102017greencelltechnologiesbloomberg1022.jpg LESS SUGAR Consumers are more informed about the effect of foodstuffs they consume and the growing demand for less sugary products 511 287 New Summerstrand-based ale house opened http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-summerstrand-based-ale-house-opened-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469661 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688997_resized_varietyoffering102017docksidebrewery1022.jpg GLOBAL STYLES Globally, there are more than thirty main styles of beer 511 287 Tank cleaning ensures quality batch, every time http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tank-cleaning-ensures-quality-batch-every-time-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469457 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688654_resized_hydroclawintank102017spraynozzle1022.jpg SPECIALIST PRODUCT The HydroClaw nozzle is a specialist nozzle which is best suited for the cleaning of tanks with high solids content 511 287 Value-for-money centrifugal pumps to change process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/value-for-money-centrifugal-pumps-to-change-process-2017-11-17 Simone Liedtke Agroprocessing Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469758 1510643467 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689252_resized_mfp2mfp3pumpseries12017verderpumps1022.jpg UPCOMING AVAILABILITY Higher flow rates are expected to be available very soon 511 287 Shipments of SA sugar resume after storm-related repairs to terminal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-shipment-on-schedule-for-london-2017-11-17 Victor Moolman TRADE Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470244 1510643469 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690421_resized_tsbsugarmalelanemill241112duane1022.jpg SWEET EXPORTS Sugar is being exported to the European Union, China and Japan 511 287 Standard Bank creates R1.8bn debt funding model for South African agricultural sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/standard-bank-creates-r18bn-debt-funding-model-for-south-african-agricultural-sector-2017-11-06 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Mon, 06 Nov 2017 14:17:00 +0200 470039 1509976403 1509970620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Mobile fly farm creator wins GCIP-SA competition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-fly-farm-creator-wins-gcip-sa-competition-2017-11-06 Anine Kilian SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:29:00 +0200 470032 1509965484 1509964140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 A lot needs to be done to ensure universal access to water and sanitation – Tshwete http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/department-acknowledges-road-ahead-for-water-and-sanitation-2017-11-03 Dylan Slater WATER & SANITATION Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468826 1509430619 1509660000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Work drying up in Western Cape drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-drying-up-in-western-cape-drought-2017-10-26 News24Wire DROUGHT Thu, 26 Oct 2017 08:34:00 +0200 468975 1509001447 1508999640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 NWK appoints new CFO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nwk-appoints-new-cfo-2017-10-24 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Tue, 24 Oct 2017 09:38:00 +0200 468637 1508830776 1508830680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Department of agriculture to help farmers stop the spread of bird flu http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/department-of-agriculture-to-help-farmers-stop-the-spread-of-bird-flu-2017-10-24 News24Wire AGRICULTURE Tue, 24 Oct 2017 08:15:00 +0200 468596 1508828184 1508825700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 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 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 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 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