Engineering News | Aluminium http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/aluminium-1 Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:27:02 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Aluminium company achieves positive results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminium-company-achieves-positive-results-2017-09-29 Tasneem Bulbulia Aluminium Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464640 1506412361 1506636000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677887_resized_aluminiumbloomberg3168182151110920171022.jpg STRONG RESULTS Aluminium supplier and exporter Hulamin’s unaudited interim results for the half-year indicated noteworthy headline earnings a share up 17% to 56c a share 511 287 Recovery rate growth lies in metals from landfills http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recovery-rate-growth-lies-in-metals-from-landfills-2017-09-29 Tasneem Bulbulia Aluminium Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464723 1506412361 1506636000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678046_resized_canssasasugartax032017jpg1022.jpg CAN-DO ATTITUDE Many households in South Africa already undertake excellent work in recycling components such as beer and soft drink beverage cans 511 287 Stalcor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stalcor-2017-09-29 Zandile Mavuso Aluminium Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464657 1506421385 1506636000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680493_resized_0000677871p4b7627rgbhires1022.jpg 511 287 Company provides solutions to facilitate progress in industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-providing-solutions-to-facilitate-progress-in-aluminium-2017-09-29 Tasneem Bulbulia Aluminium Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464650 1506663277 1506636000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677906_resized_aluminiumsmsgroupschafermichael092171022.jpg MICHAEL SCHÄFER The aluminium industry benefits from the fact that the SMS Group knows its material, its products and all its complex production processes 511 287 Stalcor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stalcor-2016-09-23 Zandile Mavuso Aluminium Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427048 1476783737 1477000800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000589740_resized_0000586206p2b4970rgbhires1022.jpeg 511 287 Uncompetitive scrap metal prices causing further decline in industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uncompetitive-scrap-metal-prices-causing-further-decline-in-industry-2016-09-23 Simone Liedtke Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427086 1474355840 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586426_resized_zimalcobloomberg22581701h9701771022.jpg ALUMINIUM SMELTING PLANT Scrap and aluminium metals are being processed further into semi-finished products 511 287 New technology optimises manufacturing process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/frame-manufacturer-uses-technology-to-optimise-manufacturing-process-2016-09-23 Simone Liedtke Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427097 1474355840 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586437_resized_speedstructures201607291715251022.jpg CLEAR-SPAN MARQUEE An example of a clear-span marquee, with clear spaces between the vertical columns 511 287 China leads aluminium production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-leads-aluminium-production-2016-09-23 Sebastian Whyle Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426161 1474355840 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 South32 aluminium production unchanged in FY2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south32-aluminium-production-unchanged-in-fy2016-2016-09-23 Simone Liedtke Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427090 1475245853 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586348_resized_aluminiumsmelters1022bloomberg.jpg ALUMINIUM SMELTING Aluminium being smelted for semi-finished products 511 287 SMS group contracted to revamp aluminium plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sms-group-contracted-to-revamp-aluminium-plant-2016-09-16 Zandile Mavuso ALUMINIUM Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:29:00 +0200 428188 1474279362 1474032540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA aluminium body positive about aluminium prospects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-aluminium-body-positive-about-aluminium-prospects-2015-09-25 Dylan Stewart Aluminium Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384157 1442816366 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000465243_resized_aluminiumshapespolesbloomberg1022.jpg MANY APPLICATIONS Aluminium is used in the construction sector, the electrical sector, heat exchangers, solar geysers, the food and beverage packaging industry, and the transport industry 511 287 Richards Bay casthouse has new owner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ownership-of-richards-bay-casthouse-changes-hands-2015-09-25 Dylan Stewart Aluminium Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384403 1442816366 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Marquee company manufactures structures the size of a soccer field http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marquee-company-manufactures-structures-almost-the-size-of-a-soccer-field-2015-09-25 Dylan Stewart Aluminium Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384474 1442816367 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000466081_resized_aluminiummarqueepole1022downing.jpg CRUCIAL MATERIAL Speed Structures relies totally on aluminium, especially for the extrusion components, which support the polyvinyl chloride, or PVC, covering. 511 287 First SA company to manufacture sausage U-clips http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-sa-company-to-manufacture-sausage-u-clips-2015-09-25 Dylan Stewart Aluminium Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 384170 1442816366 1443132000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000466088_resized_acexportsproductphoto20151022.jpg FULL OFFERING AC Exports' product range, including a spool of U-clips on the far righ 511 287 Aluminium growth boosts company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-of-60-in-aluminium-industry-business-boosts-company-2014-09-26 Mia Breytenbach Aluminium Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 345005 1411133004 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000353917_resized_mozambiquepotlining1022.jpg KEY SERVICES PROVIDER DRS Mozambique has been rendering site-wide smelter services to the aluminium industry, which include pot delining and relining 511 287 Success for aluminium glass industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-success-for-aluminium-and-glass-industry-2014-09-26 Mia Breytenbach Aluminium Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 344969 1411133004 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000353823_resized_aluminiumstacks1022bloomberg.jpg SYSTEM NEUTRAL Productivity enabled a user to optimise aluminium purchases and cutting of aluminium 511 287 New cold-rolling mill supplied to Turkey aluminium producer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-cold-rolling-mill-supplied-to-turkey-aluminium-producer-2014-09-26 Mia Breytenbach Aluminium Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 344928 1411133004 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000353730_resized_smssiemag1022.jpg COMPLETE SOLUTION The cold rolling mill comprises a six-high mill stand, three shearing lines and a strip-coating line designed for 50 000 t/y 511 287 Aluminium industry awaits policy amendments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminium-industry-awaits-policy-amendments-2014-09-26 Mia Breytenbach Aluminium Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 345097 1411133005 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000354220_resized_aluminiumpieces1022bloomberg.jpg INDUSTRY DECLINE Without significant amendments to the preferential policy, the aluminium and scrap beneficiation industry will continue to decline 511 287 Stable energy source key challenge for aluminium industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stable-energy-source-key-challenge-for-aluminium-industry-2014-09-26 Mia Breytenbach Aluminium Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 345092 1411133005 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000354200_resized_62236041h2885411022.jpg INDUSTRY NEED To maintain a sustainable South African aluminium industry, the companies would need to secure electricity supply 511 287 Aluminium use to grow in US http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/significant-growth-expected-for-aluminium-bodied-cars-and-trucks-2014-09-26 Mia Breytenbach Aluminium Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 345119 1411133005 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000354280_resized_autobmw1022bloomberg.jpg DEMAND INCREASE Ford, General Motors and Fiat Chrysler will become the biggest users of aluminium sheet in the next decade 511 287 Local aluminium demand can double in the next five years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-aluminium-demand-can-double-in-the-next-five-years-2014-09-26 Mia Breytenbach Aluminium Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 345225 1410791924 1411682400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000354554_resized_rolledaluminium1022bloomberg.jpg BENEFICIATION NEED Rather than exporting the sheet and rolled aluminium products, the local aluminium industry can focus on more value addition 511 287 New export guidelines for scrap metal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-export-guidelines-for-the-exportation-of-scrap-metal-2013-09-27 Jonathan Rodin Aluminium Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305692 1379925154 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Conversion to aluminium beverage cans to facilitate job creation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conversion-from-steel-to-aluminium-beverage-cans-in-effect-2013-09-27 Jonathan Rodin Aluminium Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305731 1379925154 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000257422_resized_aluminiumnampakbevcancans1022bloomberg.jpg PUSHING UP PRODUCTION The new aluminium can lines at the Bevcan Springs Nuffield plant will be capable of running eight can sizes and produce cans at speeds of up to 3 000 cans per minute, as opposed to the 1 600 steel cans currently produced per minute 511 287 New software for energy efficient window designs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-software-for-energy-efficient-window-designs-2013-09-27 Jonathan Rodin Aluminium Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305702 1379925154 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Addressing need to increase recycling tonnages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/addressing-need-to-increase-recycling-tonnages-2013-09-27 Jonathan Rodin Aluminium Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305644 1380274047 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Demand driven by metal’s versatility, green credentials http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-driven-by-metals-versatility-green-credentials-2013-09-27 Jonathan Rodin Aluminium Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305568 1380274591 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Aluminium increasingly being used owing to benefits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminium-increasingly-being-used-owing-to-benefits-2013-09-27 Jonathan Rodin Aluminium Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305699 1380276421 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Software solution targets practical challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-solution-targets-practical-challenges-2013-09-27 Jonathan Rodin Aluminium Fri, 27 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 305450 1380525704 1380232800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000258254_resized_johnwhitejpg.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/46048_2013-09-05_john_white_-_hd_web.mp462604034Bizmantools product developer John White discusses the benefits of the entire Bizmantools Productivity labour productivity management solution. Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing. Shane Williams. Bizmantools product developer John White discusses the benefits of the entire Bizmantools Productivity labour productivity management solution. Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing. Shane Williams. Aluminium industry growth slowly recovering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminium-industry-growth-slowly-recovering-2012-09-28 Anine Kilian Aluminium Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 268517 1348229482 1348783200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 R4.5m baghouse for aluminium producer completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r45m-baghouse-for-aluminium-producer-completed-2012-09-28 Anine Kilian Aluminium Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 268506 1348229482 1348783200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Aluminium manufacturer upgrades local schools http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminium-manufacturer-upgrades-local-schools-2012-09-28 Anine Kilian Aluminium Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 268700 1348229482 1348783200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Imports, rising costs impact on aluminium sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminum-industry-faces-challenges-2012-09-28 Anine Kilian Aluminium Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 268314 1348229482 1348783200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Design company completes various supply contracts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/design-company-completes-various-supply-contracts-2012-09-28 Anine Kilian Aluminium Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 268529 1351517360 1348783200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Afsa calls for development of a national manufacturing strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afsa-calls-for-a-national-manufacturing-strategy-2011-09-23 Nomvelo Buthelezi Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234998 1316499792 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Manufacturer starts small-scale production of new material http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-starts-small-scale-production-of-new-material-2011-09-23 Nomvelo Buthelezi Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234909 1316499790 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 US aluminium can recycling rate on the rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminium-recycling-rate-on-the-rise-2011-09-23 Nomvelo Buthelezi Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 235405 1316499801 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 End-users encouraged to recycle aluminium products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aluminium-goes-green-2011-09-23 Nomvelo Buthelezi Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234829 1316499789 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Engineering group awarded EPCM contract for aluminium smelter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/phase-two-of-aluminium-smelter-contract-awarded-2011-09-23 Nomvelo Buthelezi Aluminium Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 235411 1317727538 1316728800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0