Engineering News | Maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/maintenance Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:18:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 KSB expands its aftermarket services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ksb-expands-its-aftermarket-services-2019-03-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Maintenance Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513614 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785758_resized_ksbgrantglennistorpump1022.jpg GRANT GLENNISTOR The company will extend its services and engineering expertise in the future to include maintenance, reverse engineering and system optimisations 511 287 Weir Minerals online store in demand, increases offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/weir-minerals-online-store-in-demand-increases-offering-2019-03-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Maintenance Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513513 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785492_resized_weirmineralsafzalchothia0320191022.jpg AFZAL CHOTHIA Dewatering product manager and person responsible for launching 511 287 Denel seeking contingency funding as it outlines turnaround strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-seeking-contingency-funding-but-confident-about-future-despite-ratings-downgrade-2019-03-22 Rebecca Campbell Defence Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513918 1552893813 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company expects opportunities in water infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expects-opportunities-in-water-infrastructure-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513012 1552313818 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784614_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg313294052130620171022.jpg WATER MANAGEMENT Brimis Engineering aims to establish a fully functioning water management consultancy division 511 287 Collision-resistant drone deployed on roof replacement project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collision-resistant-drone-deployed-on-a-roof-replacement-project-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512356 1551767077 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783028_resized_ropeaccessaidedservicesskyriders02171022.jpg REACHING HEIGHTS Technicians used rope access to reach the 14-m-high roof, and carried out UT wall-thickness measurement on select steel members 511 287 Denel aiming to access contingency fund, confident about future despite ratings cut http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-aiming-to-access-contingency-fund-confident-about-future-despite-ratings-fall-2019-03-06 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:17:00 +0200 513454 1551941943 1551867420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785339_resized_denel108141022duane.jpg One of Denel’s signature products, the 6x6 G6 155 mm self-propelled gun, on display at the group’s head office 511 287 Unregistered HVAC practitioners still a threat to industry – Saracca http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unregistered-hvac-practitioners-still-a-threat-to-industry-saracca-2019-02-06 Cameron Mackay Heating & Refrigeration Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510713 1550561187 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779284_resized_saracca012017hotmustard1022.jpg VITAL QUALIFICATIONS There are many employment opportunities for those trained and certified practitioners who are compliant 511 287 More trade-focused lighting solutions for the construction industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-trade-focused-lighting-solutions-for-the-construction-industry-2019-02-22 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511024 1550561189 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780012_resized_industrialcommerciallightingmilwaukeewernerkoch080220191022.jpg WERNER KOCH Lighting is a critical factor on any job site, as workers need to be able to see properly in order to carry out their work safely and correctly 511 287 Energy efficient lighting solution successfully installed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficient-lighting-solution-successfully-installed-2019-02-22 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510828 1550570856 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779529_resized_industrialcommerciallightingbekaschredergardencourt070220191022.jpg ENERGY EFFICIENT LIGHTS BEKA LEDpost bollards and LEDduo up- and downlighters illuminate the hotel 511 287 BBE Group air-cooling consulting crucial to African mining prospects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbe-group-air-cooling-consulting-crucial-to-african-mining-prospects-2019-02-08 Cameron Mackay Maintenance Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511017 1551086157 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779982_resized_minecoolingsystem0220191022.jpg TRANSCONTINENTAL AFRICA FOCUS We’re not considering entering the HVAC industry locally we are staying in our market - where people fear to tread 511 287 Cesa optimistic after president’s address http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-optimistic-after-presidents-address-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Maintenance Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510045 1549952198 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777864_resized_nereshpathercesa0119dylan1022.jpg NERESH PATHER Procurement policies need to be formulated to embrace the long-term needs of projects 511 287 New tech balances ever-increasing demands http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tech-balances-ever-increasing-demands-2019-02-08 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509728 1549346909 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777180_resized_automotiveindustryjendamarkodinsoftwaresolution250120191022.jpg NEW TECH Odin software improve efficiency when operated 511 287 Fuel price increases led to decline in new-car sales, says Strobel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-price-increases-led-to-decline-in-new-car-sales-strobel-2019-02-08 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509810 1549346909 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777469_resized_automotiveindustrynewvehiclevolvo201721022.jpg SALES DOWN New-vehicle sales have dropped owing to increased fuel prices 511 287 New paint process leads to greater flux stability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-paint-process-leads-to-greater-flux-stability-2019-02-08 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509300 1549346908 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776489_resized_automotiveindustrysagisaautomotiveelectrodepositionpaint160120191022.jpg LITTLE BIT OF COLOUR The UF membrane has been supplied to automotive manufacturers for vehicle paint jobs 511 287 Acquisition of German company confirmed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-of-german-company-confirmed-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Maintenance Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508266 1548081095 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773951_resized_office01191022.jpg BONFIGLIOLI AS GLOBAL LEADER The company's goal is to continue expanding into heavy construction, mining machinery, marine, port and airport equipment markets 511 287 Company focused on agriculture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-focused-on-agriculture-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Maintenance Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508246 1548081095 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773904_resized_agrismartsolutionnampo05181022.jpg AGRI-SMART SOLUTION The joint venture will bring the most essential spare products closer to farmers, in order to satisfy their maintenance needs for bearings and agricultural products 511 287 Project helps industry achieve energy and cost savings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-helps-industry-achieve-energy-and-cost-savings-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507433 1548081092 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772249_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg1022.jpg INSPECTION The IEE project calculates boiler plant and heat exchanger efficiencies, quantifies boiler and system losses, and establishes the cost of steam generation 511 287 Boiler relocation project near completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-relocation-project-due-for-completion-this-month-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507954 1551174952 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773237_resized_boilersboilersboilerindustrialplantpumpedcondensatesystem01191022.jpg MAINTENANCE The installation of a pumped condensate system and a refurbished pressure control system at the Majola Tea project were completed 511 287 Asset management systems seen as way to bolster utility sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eam-systems-can-support-sustainable-infrastructure-utility-services-provision-2019-01-18 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507054 1547542583 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Train accident highlights need for industry-wide solution, stronger regulator – RRA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/train-accident-highlights-need-for-industry-wide-solution-stronger-regulator-rra-2019-01-10 Tasneem Bulbulia RAIL Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:09:00 +0200 508262 1547129461 1547129340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mpumalanga remains under strain as water pollution continues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpumalanga-remains-under-strain-as-water-pollution-continues-2018-12-04 Simone Liedtke WATER / ENVIRONMENT Tue, 04 Dec 2018 14:16:00 +0200 506514 1543925921 1543925760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Distribution partnership longevity proves model strength http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distribution-partnership-longevity-proves-model-strength-2018-11-15 Paige Müller Maintenance Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504763 1543237341 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766456_resized_filtersfleetgaurdcumminspartnership11181022.jpg CHRIS VOS, DARREL MOODLEY, MARK BEAN Filvent Johannesburg notes that the aftermarket support that Cummins Filtration provides is a large part of its success in the demanding mining industry 511 287 Kaefer SA holds partner-focused innovation day as it celebrates 100 years of sustainable growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-year-innovation-day-and-hand-over-for-kaefer-sa-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL INSULATION Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505353 1543237343 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767710_resized_kaeferafricabengarradandgeorgewardrope11181022.jpg BEN GARRAD AND GEORGE WARDROPE The company will leverage its relationships with its suppliers and partners to roll out new services and innovations 511 287 Proper training, upgrading skills essential in flooring industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proper-training-and-updating-skills-are-essential-in-the-flooring-industry-2018-11-30 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505068 1543988674 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Flooring project under way in Midrand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-project-under-way-in-midrand-2018-11-30 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504812 1543988750 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766451_resized_brandedprofilesflooring151120181022.jpg WORK IN PROGRESS An installer prepares a floor to install floor covering 511 287 Boiler maintenance project close to completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintenance-project-nears-completion-2018-11-16 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503271 1542091282 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Refurbishment service transfigured Lanseria’s departure lounge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/refurbishment-service-transfigured-lanserias-departure-lounge-2018-11-16 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503409 1542091283 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763665_resized_maintenancerefurbishmentpolyflorsalanseriaairportmaintenance011120181022.jpg RIP UP Floor maintenance and refurbishment service is in progress 511 287 SA electromechanical firm steadily growing its international presence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marthinusen-and-coutts-steadily-growing-skills-and-international-presence-2018-11-16 Schalk Burger ElectroMechanical Services Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503960 1542091288 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764709_resized_marthinusencoutts140tlathebenoni51118dylan1022.jpg 140 T LATHE The new 140 t CNC lathe in the Benoni workshop 511 287 Repair, maintenance vital for infrastructure life span http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repair-maintenance-vital-for-infrastructure-lifespan-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503347 1542362502 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763547_resized_n14bridgeabe11181022.jpg BRIDGE RESORATION a.b.e. Construction Chemicals is involved in the restoration of bridges on the N17 and N14 511 287 Project to have major economic impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motherwell-project-to-have-major-economic-impact-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503333 1542362577 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763518_resized_prasatrainenroutetowolmertona659912421022.jpg MOTHERWELL PASSENGER RAIL CORRIDOR The construction of the railway line and associated infrastructure is scheduled to start in 2022/23 511 287 Leguan lifts introduced onto South African market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leguan-lifts-introduced-to-s-african-market-2018-11-16 Thabi Madiba Maintenance Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503175 1542964891 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763882_resized_avantsaleguanlift11181022.jpg HIGH PLATFORM The Leguan lifts provide outstanding working height with stability 511 287 Construction industry depressed, but upturn expected http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-industry-depressed-but-upturn-expected-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503673 1542965205 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Jet Demolition 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 1542091044 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