Engineering News | Clothing & Textiles http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/clothing Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:26:46 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Fabric containers used to divert Orange river for bridge-widening project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fabric-containers-facilitate-bridge-widening-equipment-divert-river-2017-10-27 Dylan Slater Construction Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468071 1509091430 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685486_resized_n12hopetown02georevetbagsconsolidatingtheplatformcopyfotor.jpg GEOTEXTILE SOLUTION The project required 1 000 GeoRevet Geobags to help create the piling platform structure 511 287 Chamber helps Italian companies prosper in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-helps-italian-companies-prosper-in-s-africa-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Clothing & Textiles Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465970 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Disregard for PPE one of biggest causes of fatalities in work-at-height environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/disregard-for-ppe-one-of-biggest-causes-of-fatalities-in-work-at-height-environment-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465666 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680033_resized_fallarrestheightsafetyrecognition092017instituteforworkingatheights1022.jpg CONTINUOUSLY EVOLVING Personal protective equipment is continuously evolving to ensure maximum safety 511 287 Companies to benefit from work apparel innovation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-to-benefit-from-work-apparel-innovation-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465535 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679683_resized_personalprotectiveequipment092017bramhopegroup1022.jpg CLEAR UNDERSTANDING A clear understanding of health, safety and environmental (HSE) challenges is essential for proper HSE management and procedures 511 287 Exhibition marks firm’s international re-entry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exhibition-signifies-companys-international-re-entry-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465384 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679378_resized_protectiveworkwear092017sweetorr1022.jpg CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT Sweet Orr benchmarks its continuous improvement process in order to maintain national and international quality standards 511 287 Work apparel company sees further growth in sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-apparel-industry-company-sees-sales-growing-further-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465162 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679254_resized_personalprotectiveequipment092017totalblasting1022.jpg SPECIAL DESIGN The personal protective equipment was designed to not restrict operator movement and flexibility 511 287 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 Clothing & Textiles 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 Small businesses remain optimistic, despite volatility and uncertainties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-small-businesses-remain-optimistic-despite-volatility-uncertainties-2017-09-29 Mia Breytenbach SMALL BUSINESS Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464689 1506412362 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677982_resized_africancraftshopjohannesburgbloomberg1022.jpg HELPING HAND Some small business owners want the government to provide more funding and some believe government should grant tax breaks for their business 511 287 Cooling vest reduces industrial heat stress http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooling-vest-reduces-industrial-heat-stress-2017-09-22 Marleny Arnoldi Clothing & Textiles Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463613 1505744421 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675777_resized_totalblastingtstswedenhealthsafetycoolingvest20171022.jpg JUST CHILL TST Sweden’s cooling vest consists of nontoxic, nonflammable compound blends of salts, which are known to be an effective ingredient for temperature regulation 511 287 Company showcasing opportunities that exist for local manufacturers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-showcasing-opportunities-that-exist-for-local-manufacturers-2017-08-31 Ilan Solomons MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462270 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673013_resized_bespokeamenities110817duane1022.jpg FINDING A GOOD MIX The company wants to create as many jobs as possible by using labour intensive processes with automated applications kept to a minimum 511 287 Joffe’s Long4Life to acquire Sportsmans, Outdoor Warehouse http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joffes-long4life-to-acquire-sportsmans-outdoor-warehouse-2017-07-25 Samantha Herbst RETAIL Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:38:00 +0200 459552 1500980031 1500979080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666408_resized_brianjoffe710220417duane2.jpg 511 287 Arteor Exclusive developed for global projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arteor-exclusive-developed-for-high-standard-global-projects-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Clothing & Textiles Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457553 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661868_resized_legrand1022.jpeg IMPRINTED Legrand’s Tattoo collection, with intricate patterns, is the inspiration of urban culture 511 287 Britain to keep preferential access for poor countries, post-Brexit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/britain-to-keep-preferential-access-for-poor-countries-post-brexit-2017-07-07 Keith Campbell Trade Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456866 1499090160 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fashion holds significant opportunity for Africa’s small businesses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fashion-holds-significant-opportunity-for-africas-small-business-2017-06-26 Natasha Odendaal SMALL BUSINESS Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:03:00 +0200 456580 1498487928 1498482180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 R1.3bn Atlantis fabrics manufacturing facility to create 200 jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r13bn-atlantis-fabrics-manufacturing-facility-to-create-200-jobs-2017-03-01 Kim Cloete TEXTILES Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:26:00 +0200 444923 1488382429 1488381960 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 Czech textile company to invest R1bn in Atlantis factory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/czech-textile-company-to-invest-r1bn-in-atlantis-factory-2017-02-28 African News Agency TEXTILES Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:58:00 +0200 444655 1488276058 1488275880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Arc Flash workwear passes international testing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-flash-workwear-passes-international-testing-2017-02-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Clothing & Textiles Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440997 1507111247 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000620969_resized_bloomberghealthsafety30895379018012017jpg1022.jpg HOT STUFF The Arc Flash Protera workwear protects against the thermal hazards of electric arc 511 287 Sacci calls on members to help avert ratings agency downgrade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sacci-calls-on-members-to-help-avert-ratings-agency-downgrade-2016-10-06 David Oliveira ECONOMY Thu, 06 Oct 2016 16:52:00 +0200 430820 1475767097 1475765520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Specialised workwear meets industry needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/specialised-workwear-meets-industry-needs-2016-09-30-1 Kimberley Smuts Clothing & Textiles Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427796 1474962077 1475186400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company offers software system to manage PPE across industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-software-system-to-manage-ppe-across-industries-2016-09-30 Kimberley Smuts Clothing & Textiles Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427855 1474962078 1475186400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 SCBA launched for SA market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scba-launched-for-sa-market-2016-09-30 Kimberley Smuts HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427793 1475594238 1475186400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000588966_resized_msa1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/64048_2016-09-15_msa_-_lio-hd_web.mp430067277MSA Africa’s product marketing manager Suraksha Mohun discusses the The AirXpress 2 Fire suitable for firefighting, rescue operations, escape scenarios, confined-space entry, and search and rescue missions. MSA Africa’s product marketing manager Suraksha Mohun discusses the The AirXpress 2 Fire suitable for firefighting, rescue operations, escape scenarios, confined-space entry, and search and rescue missions. Gelvenor Textiles sold to South African investor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gelvenor-textiles-sold-to-south-african-investor-2016-07-20 Megan van Wyngaardt TEXTILES Wed, 20 Jul 2016 16:18:00 +0200 421042 1469027501 1469024280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cape Town doctor aiming to rewrite the sports safety-gear script http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-science-of-safetycrash-science-2016-07-22 Irma Venter INNOVATION Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 416200 1466493626 1466719200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000560449_resized_safety.jpg 511 287 Largest fibre manufacturing plant opens in KZN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/largest-fibre-manufacturing-plant-opens-in-kwazulu-natal-2016-05-12 Victor Moolman Clothing & Textiles Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411585 1464012372 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546262_resized_polypropelene1022bloomberg.jpg POLYPROPYLENE PELLETS Some of the products produced by Fibretex are made from polypropylene 511 287 Black industrialists funding forum sifting through first 50 applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/black-industrialists-funding-forum-sifting-through-first-50-applications-2016-03-31 Terence Creamer BLACK INDUSTRIALISTS Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:25:00 +0200 406703 1459437141 1459434300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000531591_resized_manufactuirngmetso100809duaneonlineen.jpeg 511 287 Localisation can be game-changer for SA – DTI http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-can-be-game-changer-for-sa-dti-2016-03-16 News24Wire TRADE Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:13:00 +0200 405101 1459246647 1458133980 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000527118_resized_lioneloctober210413duane1022.jpg DTI DG Lionel October 511 287 Growthpoint H1 results carried by V&A Waterfront, Aus properties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growthpoint-h1-results-carried-by-va-waterfront-aus-properties-2016-03-02 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Wed, 02 Mar 2016 16:13:00 +0200 403337 1459246671 1456927980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000521890_resized_vawaterfront1022.jpg 511 287 Lack of planning to address slow economic growth worrying – Seifsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-planning-to-address-slow-economic-growth-worrying-seifsa-2016-02-25 David Oliveira Clothing & Textiles Thu, 25 Feb 2016 15:44:00 +0200 402599 1459246704 1456407840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000519832_resized_henklangenhoven110220114duane.jpg Seifsa chief economist Henk Langenhoven 511 287 Survey shows wearable technology buy-in http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/survey-shows-wearable-technology-buy-in-2016-02-09 Natasha Odendaal WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:17:00 +0200 400573 1459246760 1455023820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000513491_resized_smartphones110220915duane.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/58641_2016-02-09_pwc_-_hd_web.mp426860765PwC actuarial, risk and quants division associate director Nanie Rothman discusses wearables in the workplace and the outcomes of a survey testing market acceptance. Date recorded: 09.02.2016. Camerawork and videoediting: Nicholas Boyd. PwC actuarial, risk and quants division associate director Nanie Rothman discusses wearables in the workplace and the outcomes of a survey testing market acceptance. Date recorded: 09.02.2016. Camerawork and videoediting: Nicholas Boyd. Clothing, textiles industry can be saved by consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clothing-textiles-industry-can-be-saved-by-consumption-2015-12-04 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMIC POLICIES Fri, 04 Dec 2015 16:24:00 +0200 395612 1459246720 1449239040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000498607_resized_textiles1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287