Engineering News | Food and Beverages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/food-and-beverages Sat, 22 Sep 2018 00:03:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Trawling for a cleaner environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trawling-for-a-cleaner-environment-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495048 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745759_resized_foodbevhake0818bloomberg1022.jpg HAKING ITS TOLL Hake takes less toll on the environment than most other farmed proteins 511 287 Organiser extends show to cater to demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organiser-extends-show-to-cater-to-demand-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495151 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Appletiser wins over the European market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/appletiser-wins-over-the-european-market-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495165 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746001_resized_foodbevappeltiser08181022.jpg EUROPEAN APPEAL Appletiser has been welcomed outside of the African continent 511 287 Compact aluminium gear units used in F&B industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compact-aluminium-gear-units-for-food-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495152 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745953_resized_foodbevsew08181022.jpg MAKING THE GRADE Food grade bevel gears being locally produced 511 287 Company first to use CO2 refrigeration in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-first-to-use-co2-refrigeration-in-s-africa-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495046 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745752_resized_foodbevmediterraneanfans08181022.jpg ON TOP OF IT The fans of the CO2 refrigeration units at the top of the factory, in Cape Town 511 287 Donating 67 minutes for Mandela http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/donating-67-minutes-for-mandela-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495067 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745799_resized_foodandbeveragefoodforward08181022.jpg DOING IT FOR CHARITY Singer Jimmy Nevis is seen with Pick n Pay director Suzanne Ackerman-Berman at a packing station 511 287 Electropolished metals making pumping smoother http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electropolished-metals-making-pumping-smoother-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495177 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746031_resized_foodbevpacko08181022.jpg PACKING A PUNCH Smaller yet as powerful, the Packo Pump is food grade across the board 511 287 Getting to the bottom of things http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/getting-to-the-bottom-of-things-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495081 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745842_resized_foodbevflexicon08181022.jpg BELOW THE BELT The smaller design of the conveyor allows it to fit under most mezzanine areas 511 287 Making quick work of salvaging gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/making-quick-work-of-salvaging-gas-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495094 1534831358 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745877_resized_foodbevagas08181022.jpg LIFE’S A GAS Filling points can fill tanks from 5 kg to 1 t drums 511 287 Software well suited for food and beverage industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-well-suited-for-food-and-beverage-industry-2018-08-24 Halima Frost Food and Beverages Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495269 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746246_resized_foodandbevsyspro08181022.jpg FEEDING THE INTEGRATION NEED Syspro 8 fills the need for system integration in industry 511 287 Food manufacturer expands into packaging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/food-manufacturer-expands-into-packaging-2018-03-16 Melissa Zisengwe Food and Beverages Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479882 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Growing need for correct specification of equipment in F&B industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growing-need-for-correct-specification-of-equipment-in-fb-industry-2018-03-16 Simone Liedtke Food and Beverages Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479696 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710700_resized_roundseperator022018kwatani1022.jpg ROUND SEPERATOR Kwatani's highly versatile range of round separators typically have a life span of more than 15 years 511 287 New tech to mitigate production challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-will-help-save-downtime-and-increase-efficiency-2018-03-16 Melissa Zisengwe Food and Beverages Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479784 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710812_resized_drydencombustionfoodbev0220181022.jpg ADVANCED FUNCTIONALITY Optiflame manipulates all the relevant parameters in the control system and monitors the result 511 287 Association urges producers to meet standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/not-all-bottled-water-meet-the-same-standards-association-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Food and Beverages Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473161 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696525_resized_charlottemetcalfceo112017southafricannationalbottledwaterassociation1022.jpg CHARLOTTE METCALF The quality of municipal water in South Africa is high, but it does vary daily 511 287 Drive units ensure energy savings in food and beverage industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mechatronics-drives-energy-savings-in-food-and-beverage-industry-2018-03-16 Melissa Zisengwe Food and Beverages Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480099 1521179686 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711642_resized_sewfoodbev032018ngage1022.jpg MOVIGEARS A major benefit of the mechatronics unit is its energy-saving potential 511 287 Air filtration solutions ensures that requirements are met http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-filtration-solutions-ensures-requirements-are-met-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461245 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Beverage company appoints new VP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/beverage-company-appoints-new-vp-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461483 1503384958 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670688_resized_sabalrodebrewery101010duane1022.jpg EXTENSIVE PORTFOLIO SAB has a large number of clients across the African continent 511 287 Changes made to keep up with economic uncertainties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/changes-made-to-keep-up-with-economic-uncertainties-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461365 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Forklifts delivered to Zimbabwe food producer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forklifts-delivered-to-zimbabwean-food-producer-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461243 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New food grease slides in http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-food-grease-slides-in-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461361 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New hygiene monitoring device launched in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-hygiene-monitoring-device-launched-in-s-africa-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461315 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670437_resized_baofoodanddrinkbottlingfactoryusjuly20141022bloomberg.jpg CLEAN-TRACE The machine uses bioluminescence to detect how clean a surface is 511 287 Better business practices required in industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/response-to-industry-challenges-includes-better-business-practices-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461242 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670315_resized_vwsanewkukarobotsbodyshop10161022.jpg ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY New technology is making the automation of plants easier 511 287 Two chain elevators to be supplied to plant in KZN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-chain-elevators-to-be-supplied-to-plant-in-kzn-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461401 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Unique bevelling, cutting and welding reduces chance of microbial growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unique-bevelling-cutting-and-welding-reduces-chance-of-micro-growth-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461240 1503394452 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670305_resized_travlcutterrender1022.jpg ROUNDED WELD The welders are capable of cutting, bevelling and welding a clean seam around pipes and tubes 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70409_2017-08-02_actum_-_hd_web.mp414926122Actum Industrial product manager Werner Smit explains what the E.H. Wachs machines and the Orbitalum machines can do. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Actum Industrial product manager Werner Smit explains what the E.H. Wachs machines and the Orbitalum machines can do. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Metal Tank Industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metal-tank-industries-2017-08-25 Zandile Mavuso Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458982 1503394614 1503612000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672891_resized_0000665034onsite51022.jpg 511 287 S African packaging specialists acquired by international company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-packaging-specialists-acquired-by-international-company-2017-08-25 Victor Moolman Food and Beverages Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461241 1503394655 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670309_resized_amixtureofrawandrecycledplasticresinorplasticpelletsarehandledforaphotographathilexpolycosmanufacturingplantinmilesburgpennsylvaniausjune1720091022bloomberg.jpg PLASTIC PACKAGING ALPLA now has more than 13 production facilities in Africa 511 287 Fall Armyworm reported in maize fields in two provinces http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fall-armyworm-reported-in-maize-fields-in-two-provinces-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445015 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630603_resized_armyworms1022reuters.jpg THE FALL ARMYWORM If the outbreak cannot be contained, it can affect maize production by almost 80% 511 287 Fishing company to join JSE to enhance its global expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fishing-company-to-join-jse-to-enhance-its-global-expansion-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445021 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Filtration solutions can prevent explosions in food and beverage sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/filtration-solutions-can-prevent-explosions-in-food-and-beverage-sector-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444676 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629851_resized_enviroxbusinessdevelopmentmanagerantonhertenberger0220171022.jpeg ANTON HERTENBERGER Manufacturers are often not aware that their environments are extremely explosive 511 287 Excessive grain safely storable in low-cost plastic bags http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/excessive-grain-safely-storable-in-low-cost-plastic-bags-for-up-to-two-years-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445215 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631143_resized_rhinogroupmaizefarmersmaizefarminggrainbags202171022.jpg HITEC GRAIN STORAGE BAGS The seven-layered Hitec grain bag is one of many agricultural products supplied by Rhino Plastics 511 287 LED lights beneficial to beer industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/led-lights-beneficial-to-beer-industry-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444707 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629938_resized_bekaschrederledbaymidiled0220171022.jpg SCHRÉDER LEDBAY UNIT The unit also has a lifespan of about approximately ten years with very little maintenance needs 511 287 Robots use motion control technology for safe food packaging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/robots-use-motion-control-technology-for-safe-food-packaging-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444322 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629505_resized_omronfieldapplicationengineerevertjansevanvuuren0220171022.jpeg EVERT JANSE VAN VUUREN People in assembly lines can make mistakes and this can have dangerous consequences, robots reduces mistakes 511 287 Multinational group buys South African flavour company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multinational-group-buys-s-african-flavour-company-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445027 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Automation company focuses on energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-company-focuses-on-energy-efficiency-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444935 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630456_resized_sewautomationk19helicalbevelgear0220171022.jpeg THE HELICAL-BEVEL K 9-series – K19 The K19 is used for smaller-scale applications which demand torque and efficiency 511 287 Chain ideal for food and beverage industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/self-lubricating-chain-with-microscopic-pores-and-food-grade-oil-ideal-for-food-and-bev-industry-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445039 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630651_resized_bmgtsubakis6thgenerationlambdalubricationfreechain021711022.jpg SIXTH GENERATION LUBRICATING CHAIN The chain features microscopic pores in the seamless sintered bush, which are filled with NSF-H1 rated food grade lubricant 511 287 Pneumatics a cleaner solution for packaging, sealing and sorting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pneumatics-as-a-cleaner-solution-for-packaging-sealing-and-sorting-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444938 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630468_resized_smcproductmanagerernstsmith022017jpeg1022.jpeg ERNST SMITH The regulated compressed-air in pneumatics is clean and therefore perfect for the food and beverage industry 511 287 Inflation, competition and rand volatility challenges for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inflation-competition-and-rand-volatility-challenges-for-the-food-and-bev-industry-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444310 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 PPI lower than expected this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ppi-lower-than-expected-this-year-2017-03-17 Johane Turkstra Food and Beverages Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445398 1489473859 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0