Engineering News | Forest Products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/forest-products Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:16:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Pretoria to host forestry industrialisation conference next month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forestry-industrialisation-conference-to-highlight-potential-of-wood-products-in-sa-2017-09-29 Schalk Burger Conferences Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465206 1506412362 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 York's FY results negatively affected by raw material supply challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yorks-fy-results-negatively-affected-by-raw-material-supply-challenges-2017-09-26 Anine Kilian FORESTRY PRODUCTS Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:43:00 +0200 465894 1506689148 1506433380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA out of recession but growth far from NDP ambitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-economy-recovers-from-recession-in-q2-2017-09-05 African News Agency ECONOMY Tue, 05 Sep 2017 11:51:00 +0200 463752 1504614931 1504605060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676069_resized_economynew.jpeg 511 287 Water department proposes up to 14.6% increase in raw water tariffs for 2018/19 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-department-proposes-up-to-146-increase-in-raw-water-tariffs-for-201819-2017-08-25 Mia Breytenbach WATER Fri, 25 Aug 2017 16:14:00 +0200 462813 1503672023 1503670440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673995_resized_randwaterwaterpurificationandpumpingstationzuikerboschvereeniging210812duanecopy1022.jpg 511 287 Innovative surfactants enhance firefighting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-surfactants-enhance-waters-fire-fighting-potential-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Forest Products Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461435 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670655_resized_lourensjansenvanrensburg062017icatenvironmentalsolutions1022.jpg LOURENS JANSEN VAN RENSBURG iFire is an ideal water-treatment agent to improve the wetting capability of water which, in turn, enhances its firefighting capability 511 287 Hotel group moves to integrate bamboo products into facilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hotel-group-signs-deal-to-integrate-deforestation-free-sustainable-bamboo-products-into-facilities-2017-08-25 Ilan Solomons GREEN BUILDING Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461599 1503394148 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670998_resized_bamboocharcoal1ecoplanetbamboo010820171022.jpg AIR QUALITY IMPROVER EcoPlanet Bamboo will initially supply Mantis with for use across the group’s hotel rooms to improve the quality of indoor air 511 287 Forestry sector joins forces to mitigate impact of wildfires on plantations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forestry-sector-joins-forces-to-mitigate-impact-of-wildfires-on-plantations-2017-07-04 Megan van Wyngaardt AGROPROCESSING Tue, 04 Jul 2017 14:34:00 +0200 457477 1499174469 1499171640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661586_resized_sappingodwanamillwoodpaper1310220614duane.jpg 511 287 South African timber industry could become net importer amid supply pressures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-timber-industry-could-become-net-importer-in-mid-term-2017-06-16 David Oliveira TIMBER Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454388 1497253649 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Amended Forest Sector Code gazetted http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amended-forest-sector-code-gazetted-2017-05-02 Natasha Odendaal LEGISLATION Tue, 02 May 2017 12:40:00 +0200 450966 1493722006 1493721600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Success abounds in paper recycling and recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/success-abounds-in-paper-recycling-and-recovery-2017-03-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Forest Products Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446604 1490623747 1490911200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sustainable industry dispels misconceptions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-industry-dispels-misconceptions-2017-03-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Forest Products Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446614 1490623747 1490911200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 York H1 profit dips as revenue rises http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/york-h1-profit-dips-as-revenue-rises-2017-03-16 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:24:00 +0200 446639 1489653381 1489652640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000634431_resized_yorktimberduane.jpg 511 287 Sawmilling sector’s resource shortages need urgent attention http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sawmilling-sectors-resource-shortages-need-urgent-attention-2017-03-03 Creamer Media Reporter SAWMILLING Fri, 03 Mar 2017 10:22:00 +0200 445199 1488531720 1488529320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mondi appoints new CEO as Hathorn announces retirement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-appoints-new-ceo-as-hathorn-announces-retirement-2017-02-01 Creamer Media Reporter PACKAGING AND PAPER Wed, 01 Feb 2017 09:40:00 +0200 441531 1485936015 1485934800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000622267_resized_davidhathornceomondigroup1022.jpg Outgoing Mondi CEO David Hathorn 511 287 Sappi declares first dividend in 8 years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-declares-first-dividend-in-eight-years-2016-11-10 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Thu, 10 Nov 2016 11:01:00 +0200 435016 1478779135 1478768460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000605509_resized_sappingodwanamillwoodpaper1310220614duane.jpg 511 287 Jacobs Capital, partner invest R300m in recapitalising KZN hardboard manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jacobs-capital-partner-invest-r300m-in-recapitalising-kzn-hardboard-manufacturer-2016-09-26 Shirley le Guern MANUFACTURING Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:02:00 +0200 429205 1474884336 1474884120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000591496_resized_masonite58021022.jpg 511 287 Agriculture entrepreneurs innovate to take awards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agriculture-entrepreneurs-triumph-at-awards-2016-09-01 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Thu, 01 Sep 2016 12:43:00 +0200 426287 1472729308 1472726580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000584332_resized_eoy21022.jpg Agricon owner Johan Eksteen 511 287 Mondi reports solid H1 earnings, despite difficult trading environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-reports-solid-h1-earnings-despite-difficult-trading-environment-2016-08-04 Megan van Wyngaardt PAPER & PULP Thu, 04 Aug 2016 16:07:00 +0200 422998 1470319734 1470319620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 France, South Africa to foster pulp, paper industry relationships http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/france-south-africa-to-foster-paper-pulp-industry-relationships-2016-07-29 Mia Breytenbach PULP & PAPER Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420449 1469456235 1469743200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569694_resized_sappingodwanamillwoodpaper30614duanedaws1022.jpg IMPARTING EXPERIENCE Key industry players shared expertise, case studies and solutions at the French South African Technical Symposium for the pulp and paper industry 511 287 Eastern Cape development agencies’ R113m forestry project nets 2 700 ha new afforestation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eastern-cape-development-agencies-r113m-forestry-project-nets-2-700-ha-new-afforestation-2016-05-09 Creamer Media Reporter FORESTRY Mon, 09 May 2016 14:36:00 +0200 411174 1462798220 1462797360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000545193_resized_ecdcceobuhledlulanepatmdinginothobilecwecweandecrdceothozigwanya1022.jpg 511 287 CompComm raids particleboard manufacturers in collusion investigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compcomm-raids-particleboard-manufacturers-in-collusion-investigation-2016-03-31 Samantha Herbst LEGISLATION Thu, 31 Mar 2016 12:30:00 +0200 406637 1459436785 1459420200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000531350_resized_legislationlegallaw110220915duane.jpg 511 287 Contraction of paper industry unlikely despite challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/contraction-for-paper-industry-unlikely-despite-challenges-2016-03-25 Robyn Wilkinson Forest Products Fri, 25 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403824 1458291430 1458856800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000523309_resized_forestry31022.jpg FORESTRY The paper industry aims to stimulate rural development and improve timber yield through forestry initiatives 511 287 York expects lower H1 earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/york-expects-lower-h1-earnings-2016-02-24 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Wed, 24 Feb 2016 12:23:00 +0200 402359 1456318230 1456309380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000518932_resized_yorktimberduane.jpeg 511 287 Mindanao to lead Philippine rubber production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mindanao-to-lead-philippine-rubber-production-2016-02-12 Kimberley Smuts Forest Products Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 399254 1454941508 1455228000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Bayer commits to sustainable farming in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bayer-commits-to-sustainable-farming-in-s-africa-2016-02-04 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Thu, 04 Feb 2016 12:56:00 +0200 400080 1454583672 1454583360 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000511882_resized_agriculturefarminggamtooseasterncape210221214duane.jpg 511 287 Ecological intensification of agriculture must be done across value chain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ecological-intensification-of-agriculture-must-be-done-across-value-chain-2015-12-11 Schalk Burger AFRICAN CITIES Fri, 15 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +0200 395147 1452586544 1452808800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000497267_resized_macadamianutfactory1022.jpg MACADAMIA NUT FACTORY Eliminating wasteful production processes and driving additional revenue streams provide positive environmental impacts 511 287 Grain body says South Africa may need to import 5 Mt of maize http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grain-body-says-south-africa-may-need-to-import-5-mt-of-maize-2016-01-06 Reuters IMPORTS Wed, 06 Jan 2016 14:55:00 +0200 396907 1452085277 1452084900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000502332_resized_tongaathulettstarchkilpriviermaize1022duane.jpg 511 287 DA calls for action on looming Gauteng agriculture crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-calls-for-action-on-looming-gauteng-agriculture-crisis-2015-11-16 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Mon, 16 Nov 2015 08:42:00 +0200 393010 1447656754 1447656120 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000490723_resized_monsantopetitagriculture1010221015duane.jpg 511 287 DTI publishes forestry BBBEE sector codes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-publishes-forestry-bbbeee-sector-codes-2015-11-10 Natasha Odendaal LEGISLATION Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:26:00 +0200 392474 1447245565 1447165560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sappi chairperson to step down http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-chairperson-to-step-down-2015-10-09 Creamer Media Reporter PULP & PAPER Fri, 09 Oct 2015 12:37:00 +0200 388411 1444387186 1444387020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000477004_resized_sappingodwanamillwoodpaper4710220614duane.jpg 511 287 Currency gains lift Mondi’s Q3 profit by 27% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/currency-gains-lift-mondis-q3-profit-by-27-2015-10-08 Natalie Greve PAPER & PACKAGING Thu, 08 Oct 2015 11:56:00 +0200 388160 1444306736 1444298160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000476371_resized_mondirichardsbay1022.jpg 511 287 Land claims threaten forestry company's viability‚ MPs told http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-claims-threaten-forestry-companys-viability-mps-told-2015-09-14 RDM News Wire FORESTRY Mon, 14 Sep 2015 16:59:00 +0200 385015 1442242842 1442242740 99999999999 RDM News Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000467662_resized_yorktimbersabiemill5304131022duane1.jpg 511 287 Rate of global deforestation slows – FAO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rate-of-global-deforestation-slows-fao-2015-09-07 Shirley le Guern DEFORESTATION Mon, 07 Sep 2015 15:57:00 +0200 384048 1441634930 1441634220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000464889_resized_venezueladeforestation1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Italian compact loaders well received since local launch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/italian-compact-loaders-well-received-since-local-launch-2015-09-04 Dylan Slater BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA Preview Fri, 04 Sep 2015 08:48:00 +0200 381669 1441089601 1441349280 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000457842_resized_serie8latodxsenzaacc1022.jpg 8-SERIES Compact loaders from MultiOne aim to rival the more expensive skid-steers 511 287 Streamlined industrial group focusing on high-barrier-to-entry markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kap-posts-good-growth-in-competitive-environment-2015-09-04 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL COMPANY Fri, 04 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382566 1441089607 1441317600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tiger Brands to buy more from small farmers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tiger-brands-to-buy-more-from-small-farmers-2015-08-07 News24Wire AGRICULTURE Fri, 07 Aug 2015 16:30:00 +0200 380648 1439277870 1438957800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000454932_resized_0000426899resizedpetermatlare110220515duane.jpg Tiger Brands CEO Peter Matlare 511 287 Mondi expects H1 earnings to increase by 35% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-expects-h1-earnings-to-increase-by-35-2015-07-28 Megan van Wyngaardt PAPER & PULP Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:52:00 +0200 379174 1438073635 1438073520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000450969_resized_mondirichardsbay1022.jpg 511 287