Engineering News | Hydraulics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/hydraulics Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:26:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Manufacturer expands international reach http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-expands-international-reach-2017-10-27 Robyn Wilkinson Hydraulics Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467490 1508762236 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684148_resized_wekabastainlesssteelproducts1020171022.jpg STRONG BASE Wekaba is a top manufacturer in South Africa of one-piece 90° and 45° stainless steel fittings, producing hose fittings and collars for industrial markets 511 287 Hydraulics scope for vessel project completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/full-scope-of-hydraulics-provided-for-monumental-sea-vessel-project-2017-10-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Hydraulics Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466620 1508223553 1508450400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682183_resized_hydraulicspneumaticshytec4521mvssnujomasm0920171022.jpg SHIPPING IT Hytec was responsible for all hydraulics pertaining to the mv SS Nujoma’s heave compensation system, launch and recovery system and the world-first advanced sub-sea sampling system called Seabed Tool 511 287 Hydraulics company expands Middle Eastern presence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydraulics-company-expands-middle-eastern-presence-2017-10-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Hydraulics Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466760 1508223553 1508450400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682513_resized_hydraulicspneumaticsdubaibynight1020171022.jpg DESERT JEWEL Hi-Force’s growth in the United Arab Emirates and Middle East region has been unprecedented for a specialist high pressure hydraulic tools manufacturer 511 287 Integrated facility augments hydraulics and pneumatics services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-facility-augments-hydraulics-and-pneumatics-services-2017-10-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Hydraulics Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466920 1508223553 1508450400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682974_resized_hydraulicspneumaticsbmgbmgworldsideview1020171022.jpg UPGRADED FACILITY BMG officially opened its BMG World distribution and engineering facility, in Droste Park, Johannesburg, on September 14 and 15 511 287 Thermoplastic press supplied for aerospace industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thermoplastic-press-supplied-for-aerospace-industry-2017-10-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Hydraulics Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466625 1508223553 1508450400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682188_resized_hydraulicspneumaticshytec45750920171022.jpg HOT OFF THE PRESS The Hytec-supplied 400 t thermoplastic press is used in deep-moulding composite materials for components in the aerospace industry 511 287 Groundwater a viable water saving initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/firms-initiative-to-make-groundwater-a-viable-resource-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466218 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681236_resized_markschapersjgafrika31022.jpg MARK SCHAPERS JG Afrika’s systematic approach is transferred to all activities involved in completing groundwater projects 511 287 Company upgrades Verderflex Vantage 5000 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/verderflex-vantage-5-000-upgrade-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465695 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680132_resized_verderflexvantage5000verderpumpsmedicalpharmaceuticalengineering20171022.jpg MODBUS UPGRADE The Verderflex Vantage 5 000 peristaltic pump has recently improved, integrating a Modbus RTU that allows for increased communication and control 511 287 Innovative system helps control wastewater pumping http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-variable-speed-system-helps-control-wastewater-pumping-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465429 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679434_resized_agritech2017zambia1022.jpg INDUSTRY PLATFORM The annual Agritech Expo in Zambia is an opportunity for industry stakeholders and consumers to communicate and find solutions 511 287 Lifting stations ensure efficient wastewater disposal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifting-stations-ensure-efficient-wastewater-disposal-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465682 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680093_resized_aqualiftfbasic1022.jpg AQUALIFT F BASIC The lifting station has been deemed the new standard and economic solution for wastewater disposal 511 287 Pumps investment solidifies Mozambique sugar industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pumps-investment-solidifies-mozambique-sugar-industry-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465638 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679924_resized_1200nbbrehnorornelfloodlifterpump1022.jpg FLOOD MITIGATION The 1 200 nominal bore (NB) Brehnor Ornel Floodlifter pump on the right, with a smaller 600 NB pump on the left 511 287 Routine mechanical maintenance emphasised as preventive measure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/routine-mechanical-maintenance-emphasised-as-preventive-measure-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465377 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680064_resized_multistagepumpsspppumps1022.jpg QUALITY IN CONFORMING SPP Pumps conforms to various UK and European standards to ensure quality and longevity in their pumps products 511 287 Supplier extends pumps offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-extends-pumps-offering-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465686 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680125_resized_flowaccomodationatlascopco1022.jpg FLOW ACCOMMODATION Atlas Copco’s high-flow models are capable of handling flow rates of up to 1 400 m3/h 511 287 Water solutions company active at World Water Week http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-solutions-company-active-at-world-water-week-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465730 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680331_resized_worldwaterweek20171022.jpg FULL HOUSE Visitors from around the world attended World Water Week 2017 511 287 Manufacturer innovates to address lack of water and sanitation challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-innovates-to-address-lack-of-water-and-sanitation-challenges-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Hydraulics Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465453 1511256947 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680002_resized_sulzerpumps1022.jpg TESTING STANDARDS Results of computational fluid dynamics and finite element analysis are validated through prototype and model testing at Sulzer 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. BMG launches R400m World site facility in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-launches-r400m-world-site-facility-in-gauteng-2017-09-15 Mia Breytenbach MANUFACTURING/ENGINEERING Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:22:00 +0200 464899 1506948141 1505478120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678545_resized_bmgworldsite0920171022.jpg BMG World site, Johannesburg, Gauteng 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71266_2017-09-15_bmg.mp411126661BMG 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. Extended component and solutions range ensures management and control http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/extended-component-and-solutions-range-ensure-management-and-control-2017-09-01 Simone Liedtke Hydraulics Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461819 1503989762 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671663_resized_bmgsafetyswitches082017bearingmangroupbmg1022.jpg DISTRIBUTION VALUE The new distribution agreement is valued at R6-million in the first year 511 287 BMG to distribute Eaton’s conveyor solutions across sub-Saharan Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaton-partners-with-bmg-to-extend-product-range-2017-08-11 Mia Breytenbach MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460054 1502445018 1502402400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667459_resized_eatonbmgripswitch0720171022.jpg TERMS OF AGREEMENT BMG will distribute Eaton’s conveyor safety switches with all corresponding accessories to provide complete conveyor solutions 511 287 Hudaco maintains resilience amid tough economic environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hudaco-maintains-resilience-amid-tough-economic-environment-2017-06-30 Mia Breytenbach INDUSTRIAL Fri, 30 Jun 2017 15:57:00 +0200 457221 1499064035 1498831020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661088_resized_grahamdunford210220615duane.jpg Hudaco CEO Graham Dunford 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69722_2017-06-30_hudaco_-_hd_web.mp421001343Industrial products provider Hudaco CEO Graham Dunford discusses the group's results for the six months ended May 31, and provides an outlook for the second half of the year. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd Industrial products provider Hudaco CEO Graham Dunford discusses the group's results for the six months ended May 31, and provides an outlook for the second half of the year. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd Conference aims to foster low carbon economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-aims-to-foster-low-carbon-economy-2017-02-03 Tasneem Bulbulia Hydraulics Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440399 1485846023 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619293_resized_bloombergbusinessconferences25800994817012017jpg1022.jpg TRANSFORMING INDUSTRIES The Industrial Efficiency Conference aims to guide industries in energy, water and waste efficiency 511 287 Portable compressor offers convenience and durability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/portable-compressor-offers-convenience-and-durability-2016-10-14 Robyn Wilkinson Hydraulics Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429600 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000593083_resized_2069931801022.jpg DUAL PACKAGE PROVIDED HPT offers an extensive line of professional grade power tools and accessories 511 287 Pneumatics providers join forces http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pneumatics-providers-join-forces-2016-10-14 Robyn Wilkinson Hydraulics Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429606 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000593086_resized_m13778931022.jpg PRODUCT RANGE EXTENDED Key markets across Europe and South Africa aligned 511 287 New range showcased at Electra Mining http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/range-of-hydraulics-solutions-showcased-at-electra-mining-2016-2016-10-14 Robyn Wilkinson Hydraulics Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429597 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000593065_resized_141420189127962488271032393629291617413583n1022.jpg PRODUCTS EXHIBITED Hydraulic offerings on show at Electra Mining 511 287 Vacuum ejector modifications improve effectiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vacuum-ejector-modifications-improve-effectiveness-2016-10-14 Robyn Wilkinson Hydraulics Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429609 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000593068_resized_2638316541171022.jpg OVERALL FUNCTIONALITY IMPROVED SMC provides a range of safety components including a series of single and dual residual pressure release valves 511 287 Pneumatically actuated valve has many applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pneumatically-actuated-valve-has-many-applications-2016-10-14 Robyn Wilkinson Hydraulics Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429604 1476170096 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Bolted joint integrity software to support tool range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bolted-joint-integrity-software-to-support-tool-range-2016-10-14 Robyn Wilkinson Hydraulics Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 429591 1476170097 1476396000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Danish valves producer boosts local production with new factory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/danish-valves-producer-boosts-local-production-with-new-factory-2016-06-17 Simon Sonnekus VALVES Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415509 1466490915 1466719200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000556285_resized_paulhubbard3ilan210420161022.jpeg PAUL HUBBARD AVK Valves hopes to secure a stronger market position in industrial segments including the mining, power, steel, pulp and paper and chemical industries 511 287 Rainwater harvesting key for drought-stricken SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rainwater-harvesting-key-for-drought-stricken-sa-2016-05-27 Simon Sonnekus Hydraulics Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411626 1464012372 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546475_resized_growthpoint41022.jpg ROTOMOULDED TANKS Sinvac has been supplying the South African market since 1962 with rotomoulded products such as water tank 511 287 Leakage system provides solutions in Johannesburg http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leakage-system-provides-solutions-in-johannesburg-2016-05-13 Simon Sonnekus Hydraulics Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410117 1462866767 1463090400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000541830_resized_aquatripkalkfonteinschool0420161022.jpg LEAKY SCHOOLS Twenty schools, among which leakage was common, were identified as high water users and AquaTrip’s AT201 leak-detection system was installed on their main water lines 511 287 Regulations impede thermal spray switch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/health-and-safety-regulations-impede-thermal-spray-switch-2016-04-22 Malusi Mkhize Hydraulics Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407372 1461050752 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Unplanned downtime a thing of the past http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unplanned-downtime-a-thing-of-the-past-2016-04-22 Sebastian Whyle Hydraulics Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407335 1461050752 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000533457_resized_ogt002oilgearhydraulicsaftermarketpic1pr37253386510222.jpg PEACE OF MIND With an aftermarket service plan from Oilgear, management need not worry about unscheduled plant downtime 511 287 Quality and placement of hoses are key in hydraulic systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-and-placement-of-hoses-is-key-in-hydraulic-systems-2016-04-22 Sebastian Whyle Hydraulics Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407645 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000534375_resized_hydraulichose10222.jpg HOLDING STRONG UNDER PRESSURE The EN 853 1SN (EC210) hydraulic hose features a bend radius of up to 630 mm and a maximum working pressure of 400 bar 511 287 Distributor extends components offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distributor-extends-pneumatics-components-offering-2016-04-22 Malusi Mkhize Hydraulics Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407362 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company invests in S African market, targets African expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-invests-in-s-african-market-targets-african-expansion-2016-04-22 Malusi Mkhize Hydraulics Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407369 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Product diversity caters for varied market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/product-diversity-caters-for-varied-market-2016-04-22 Malusi Mkhize Hydraulics Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 407365 1461050753 1461276000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company benefits from strategic positioning and branch network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crane-solutions-provider-benefits-from-strategic-positioning-and-branch-network-2016-04-15 Malusi Mkhize Hydraulics Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406592 1460445187 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Acquisition in line with expansion plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-in-line-with-expansion-plan-2016-04-15 Malusi Mkhize Hydraulics Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406431 1460445187 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000530926_resized_webcondra111041022.jpeg METICULOUS Condra is involved in projects with highly specialised machinery and equipment that requires time to ensure quality and durability 511 287