Engineering News | Maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/maintenance Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:38:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Jet Demolitions lands second World Demolition Award for Eskom project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jet-demolitions-lands-second-world-demolition-award-for-eskom-project-2018-11-12 Tasneem Bulbulia DEMOLITION Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:18:00 +0200 504491 1542028824 1542028680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765812_resized_jetdemolitioneskomboilerproject112018011022.jpg Jet Demolition boiler demolition project 511 287 Company extends life span of critical steam systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-extends-life-span-of-critical-steam-systems-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502726 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762238_resized_snclavalinsasolproject11181022.jpg SASOL STEAM SYSTEM The steam system on the Sasol refinery is the main steam header which links the steam generation plant to the rest of the factory 511 287 Conditions not conducive for retrofits, but regulation can help http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conditions-not-conducive-for-energy-efficiency-retrofits-but-regulation-can-help-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Maintenance Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502584 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761956_resized_motorsseweurodrivenormanmaleka09181022.jpg NORMAN MALEKA The earlier a company includes energy efficiency as a goal, the less costly the deployment and the greater the savings 511 287 Efficiency prominence increasing in South African businesses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prominence-of-energy-efficiency-increasing-in-sa-businesses-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Maintenance Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502599 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 African market opening helps spur R970m Ladysmith tyre investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r970-mil-rubber-tyre-factory-opens-in-ladysmith-2018-10-26 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501988 1540218020 1540504800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760760_resized_srsaladysmithfactory11022.jpg SUMITOMO LADYSMITH The factory will eventually manufacture enough tyres to meet demand for Dunlop- and Sumitomo-branded tyres across the whole of Africa 511 287 New coupling provides easy pipe joining solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-coupling-provides-easy-pipe-joining-solution-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Maintenance Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499429 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756368_resized_victauliccouplingvalves20171022.jpg JOINING SOLUTION Victaulic's plain end solutions pipe couplings, fittings and connectors technology are easy to install 511 287 First corrosionproof AHU developed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-corrosion-proof-ahu-developed-2018-09-06 Paige Müller Maintenance Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497951 1537193977 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752559_resized_heatingandcoolingtroxxecubeatsuncasion09181022.jpg SUN COAST CASINOS Four TROX XeCube air handling units, comprising 47 filters to 49 filters have been installed at Sun Coast Casinos 511 287 Pilot programme seeks to align artisan training with industry needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-specialisation-2018-09-21 Schalk Burger CENTRES OF SPECIALISATION Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498280 1537520561 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754855_resized_industry.jpg 511 287 Welding company embarks on massive expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-company-embarks-on-massive-expansion-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Maintenance Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496474 1535985409 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749643_resized_tosvarnsdorftandemmill1022.jpg GROWTH Hydra Arc is undertaking a massive expansion of its Sky Hill facility to position the company as the 'can-do' destination for local and regional work 511 287 Blueprint needed for integration of smart solutions with new and old infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintenance-and-greenfields-entry-points-for-smart-city-infrastructure-2018-09-07 Schalk Burger Infrastructure Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497009 1535985416 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750225_resized_ruckuswirelessssasalesdirectorriaangraham8181022.jpg RIAAN GRAHAM The deployment of smart systems can be enabled by introducing a core design principle established by provincial and/or national government 511 287 Water dept, stakeholders continue to seek solutions to Vaal river pollution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-dept-stakeholders-continue-to-seek-solutions-to-vaal-river-pollution-2018-09-04 Simone Liedtke WATER Tue, 04 Sep 2018 15:34:00 +0200 497688 1536068138 1536068040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local firm to support long term growth of AEG brand in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-partner-aims-for-long-term-growth-of-aeg-power-tool-range-2018-08-17 Schalk Burger POWER TOOLS Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495002 1534831364 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745690_resized_upatmerchandisermikephora7181022.jpg MIKE PHORA Upat merchandiser Mike Phora demonstrates the ease of use of a corded AEG drill 511 287 Skimping on maintenance costs fleet owners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skimping-on-maintenance-costs-fleet-owners-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Maintenance Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494470 1534831357 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744452_resized_truckstrailersbusesandbakkiesreeffuelinjectioninjectorrepair08181022.jpg INJECTOR REPAIRS Work done on a fuel injection system must be carried out by a competent, skilled and original-equipment manufacturer approved service centre 511 287 Microsurfacing system cost effective, environment friendly http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/microsurfacing-system-cost-effective-environment-friendly-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Maintenance Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493553 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744211_resized_colascolmat07181022.jpg ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY The Colas South Africa team applying Colmat L microsurfacing in the Krugersdorp Nature Reserve 511 287 Rwanda and global airline body partner to improve air safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-and-global-airline-body-partner-to-improve-air-safety-2018-08-14 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:21:00 +0200 495648 1534255210 1534252860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747044_resized_kigaliairport1022.jpg Kigali International Airport, Rwanda 511 287 Ongoing waterproofing for Innovation Hub campus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ongoing-waterproofing-for-innovation-hub-campus-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493627 1533535814 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742563_resized_abebotswanainnovationhub08181022.jpg COMPLETE COATING The waterproofing of an expansive roof of one of the Botswana Innovation Hub campus’ new buildings is about 90% complete 511 287 Company appoints resellers to install sealing systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-appoints-resellers-to-install-sealing-systems-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493792 1533633607 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742811_resized_piasolarsolarcapitalpvplantdeaar161215duane1022.jpg SOLAR SEALING Southern Africa Master Distributors is in negotiations to supply Beele Engineering products for a solar plant, in the Northern Cape 511 287 Local company develops precision bearing packer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/precision-bearing-packer-launched-for-transport-mining-industry-2018-08-10 Schalk Burger INNOVATION Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494345 1535638499 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744171_resized_pumpritebearingpackeraction7181022.jpg PUMPRITE BEARING PACKER The bearing packer is designed for the transport, mining, engineering and heavy industries 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75508_2018-08-01_bearing_-_hd_web.mp418114314Pumprite bearing packer is demonstrated. Pumprite bearing packer is demonstrated. 81 professionals appointed to help shape struggling municipalities’ infrastructure delivery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/81-professionals-appointed-to-help-shape-struggling-municipalities-infrastructure-delivery-2018-08-06 Marleny Arnoldi INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:35:00 +0200 494958 1533566264 1533566100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745575_resized_zwelimkhize910221017duane.jpg Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize 511 287 Maintaining Ngqura now easier and more cost effective http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintaining-ngqura-now-easier-and-more-cost-effective-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Maintenance Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493137 1533019864 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741353_resized_harbourngqura08181022.jpg GONE FISHING The specially modified truck can be used to fish tyres out of the water 511 287 Aerospace giants win orders and commitments for over 1 100 airliners at airshow http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-giants-win-orders-and-commitments-for-over-1-100-airliners-at-airshow-2018-08-03 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493499 1533019869 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Kenyan carrier becomes first in Africa to sign parts and services deal with Boeing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyan-carrier-becomes-first-in-africa-to-sign-parts-and-services-deal-with-boeing-2018-07-24 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 24 Jul 2018 15:53:00 +0200 493526 1532441329 1532440380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742330_resized_kenyaairwaysb787markharkincreativecommons1022.jpg A Boeing 787-8 airliner of Kenya Airways 511 287 Certified NDT personnel needed 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save a very small percentage of what you could lose if a component fails 511 287 Event provides inclusive platform for power supply industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-provides-inclusive-platform-for-power-supply-industry-2018-07-13 Tasneem Bulbulia Maintenance Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491026 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736091_resized_ropeaccessaidedservicesskyriders02171022.jpg INDUSTRY PLAYER Skyriders conducts inspections for power generation companies 511 287 Company calls for distribution partners to increase footprint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-calls-for-distribution-partners-to-increase-distributive-footprint-2018-06-27 Paige Müller Maintenance Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490971 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735970_resized_cablesbanditclamp06181022.jpg FACING AFRICA’S CHALLENGES Banding and Identification Solutions Africa claims the Band-It product range has been refined and suited to cater to challenges facing the African market 511 287 Customisable prefabricated cable range offered http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-customisable-prefabricated-cable-range-2018-06-28 Paige Müller Maintenance Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491101 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736259_resized_cablesweidmullercablerange06181022.jpg PREFABRICATED CABLES Weidmüller offers standard or customised cables to suit any requirement and any industry 511 287 Compressed air dryer freezing the costs of energy consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compressed-air-drier-freezing-the-costs-of-energy-consumption-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Maintenance Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490842 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735783_resized_compressorsarticpcm07181022.jpg COOLER CUTTING COSTS The SPX Flow Busan compressed-air dryer is now available in South Africa 511 287 Pronounced growth for compressed air systems specialist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pronounced-growth-for-compressed-air-systems-specialist-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Maintenance Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491139 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736362_resized_compressorselgiintair07181022.jpg RUGGED AND RELIABLE The ELGi range of compressors perfectly suited to African climates 511 287 SA Express on route to full re-certification by Civil Aviation Authority http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-express-on-route-to-full-re-certification-by-civil-aviation-authority-2018-07-12 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Thu, 12 Jul 2018 15:37:00 +0200 492535 1531404926 1531402620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739962_resized_saexpressaircraft201010222.jpg A Bombardier CRJ 700 of SA Express, before the airline was grounded 511 287 New PE vessel repair slipway boosts local economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-pe-vessel-repair-slipway-boosts-local-economy-2018-07-11 Schalk Burger PORTS Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:59:00 +0200 492375 1531377814 1531313940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739654_resized_peporttnpaslip307181022.jpg 511 287 Cheap valve imports taking over the local market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cheap-valve-imports-taking-over-the-local-market-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Maintenance Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490263 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company demonstrates gas control products at expo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-demonstrates-gas-control-products-at-expo-2018-06-21 Paige Müller Maintenance Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490407 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734791_resized_airgasfumeanddustcontrolfrigair201806181022.jpg FRIGAIR EXHIBITION The Frigair Exhibition is currently Africa's largest heating, energy, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration exhibition 511 287 New tech, investments can reduce water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tech-investments-can-reduce-water-crisis-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Maintenance Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490276 1530782551 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735042_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg3047251601180620171022.jpg COLLABORATIVE MANAGEMENT South Africa is depending on a complex and technically challenging bulk-water supply which requires a high level of expertise and coordination 511 287 S Africa wastewater facilities in disrepair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-wastewater-facilities-in-disrepair-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Maintenance Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489782 1530782632 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734475_resized_sewageeffluentpond6motetemaprovided1022.jpg WASTEWATER South Africa can increase the amount of wastewater treated, to boost water supply 511 287 Repairing of ageing water infrastructure can increase supply http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repairing-of-ageing-water-infrastructure-can-increase-supply-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Maintenance Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490385 1530782653 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734717_resized_watertap10214duane1022.jpg WATER SCARCE South Africa needs to adopt more sustainable approaches to managing available water through smarter water governance stewardship 511 287 Brazilian aircraft company signs maintenance deal with South African air operator http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazilian-aircraft-company-signs-maintenance-deal-with-south-african-air-operator-2018-07-04 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:54:00 +0200 491674 1530712490 1530701640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737910_resized_embraersahara1022.jpg An Embraer EMB 120ER of Sahara Africa Aviation 511 287