Engineering News | Maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/maintenance Thu, 26 Apr 2018 20:43:34 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company launches adhesive range for heavy and abnormal load applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-adhesive-range-for-heavy-and-abnormal-load-applications-2018-04-25 Creamer Media Reporter Maintenance Thu, 26 Apr 2018 08:59:00 +0200 484884 1524725982 1524725940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722445_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74075_2018-04-26_rer485_cg.mp497748986Company launches adhesive range for heavy and abnormal load applications Company launches adhesive range for heavy and abnormal load applications Adhesive for heavy, abnormal loads applications launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-adhesive-for-heavy-abnormal-loads-applications-2018-04-20 Paige Müller Maintenance Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482947 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717976_resized_heavyliftingabnormalloadsloctiteuniversalbonders03181022.jpg LOCTITE UNIVERSAL STRUCTURAL BONDERS Loctite demonstrates the strength and speed of the new bonders range by performing a vertical 9 t weight lift 511 287 Continued growth for tool manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continued-growth-for-tool-manufacturer-2018-04-06 Victor Moolman Maintenance Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481654 1522737161 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715247_resized_hiltithreadedstudsbtmrsolution03171022.jpg GROWING The company experienced growth throughout the 2017 period in all of its worldwide markets 511 287 Manufacturer continues to grow in power tools market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-continues-to-grow-in-power-tools-market-2018-04-06 Victor Moolman Maintenance Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482023 1522737161 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715955_resized_boschtools210220615duane.jpg POWER TOOLS The market has shown continual growth internationally 511 287 Rebranded power tools division maintains commitment to quality http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rebranded-power-tools-division-maintains-commitment-to-quality-2018-04-06 Victor Moolman Maintenance Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481653 1522737161 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Safety solution provided for contractor at Sappi mill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-solution-provided-to-contractor-at-sappi-mill-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Maintenance Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481248 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 ExecuJet base in Lagos granted free trade zone status http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-base-in-lagos-granted-free-trade-zone-status-2018-03-26 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 26 Mar 2018 16:18:00 +0200 482201 1522074560 1522073880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716345_resized_lagosfboexecujet1022.jpg ExecuJet’s facility in Lagos 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 Maintenance 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 Clamping tool can mitigate rail cable theft http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clamping-tool-can-mitigate-rail-cable-theft-2018-03-09 Melissa Zisengwe Maintenance Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478934 1520318917 1520546400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709106_resized_clampingtoolrailinfrastructure020181022.jpg CLAMPING TOOL The UL4000-C is an anti-theft ans cable management device that assist rail operators to end cable theft 511 287 Rope access company using new technology at petrochemicals giant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-company-using-new-technology-at-petrochemicals-giant-2018-03-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478757 1520318916 1520546400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708625_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsskyriders0320181022.jpg DYNAMITE DRONES The collision-tolerant drones can enter confined spaces indoors and ensure that conditions are safe and adequate for the rope access team to inspect 511 287 Drive specialist launches new product at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drive-specialist-launches-new-product-at-event-2018-03-02 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477955 1519654877 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706779_resized_normanmalekanationalsalesmanager022018seweurodrive1022.jpg NORMAN MALEKA Our aim is to offer complete solutions, as opposed to simply being a component supplier 511 287 Over 20 000 visitors expected at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/over-20-000-visitors-expected-at-event-2018-03-02 Simone Liedtke bauma CONEXPO AFRICA Official Preview Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477926 1519809541 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706695_resized_baumaconexpoafricanasrec022018messemunchen1022.jpg 2018 EDITION The third iteration of the event in Africa will be held from March 13 to 16 511 287 SNC-Lavalin awarded Engen refinery shutdown contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/snc-lavalin-awarded-engen-refinery-shutdown-contract-2018-02-21 Schalk Burger OIL REFINING Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:03:00 +0200 479011 1520431528 1519221780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SNC-Lavalin secures 4yr maintenance contract with Shell South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/snc-lavalin-secures-4yr-maintenance-contract-with-shell-south-africa-2018-02-20 Schalk Burger MAINTENANCE Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:04:00 +0200 478826 1519128358 1519128240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Franklin Electric launches IoT trial to monitor performance of water pumps http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iot-can-provide-greater-value-for-clients-and-more-work-for-companies-franklin-2018-02-16 Schalk Burger Internet of Things Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477503 1518500545 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Reuse of road construction materials mitigates road damage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reuse-of-road-construction-materials-mitigates-road-damage-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474453 1518691368 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699356_resized_waylonkukard21117duane1022.jpg WAYLON KUKARD Cold recycling using foamed bitumen as a binding agent is a globally established process that is attracting increasing interest from road construction authorities 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72833_2017-11-23_wirtgen_-_hd_web.mp436981314 Wirtgen South Africa sales manager Waylon Kukard discusses the benefits of road rehabilitation and cold recycling. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Wirtgen South Africa sales manager Waylon Kukard discusses the benefits of road rehabilitation and cold recycling. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Drones offer inspection and maintenance benefits for built environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drones-offer-inspection-and-maintenance-benefits-for-built-environment-2018-02-16 Dylan Slater DRONES Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477472 1518691736 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705710_resized_janethomsonppfotor.png JANE THOMSON Remotely piloted aircraft systems can lower costs, enhance general visibility and improve personnel safety 511 287 Senegal utility awards €197-million grid expansion contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/subsidiary-of-italian-company-secures-contract-to-extend-senegalese-grid-2018-02-07 Nadine James Electricity Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477502 1518692170 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 World-class speakers confirmed for exhibition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-class-speakers-confirmed-for-exhibition-2018-02-02 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475726 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701844_resized_frigairbusinessconferences0220181022.jpg KNOWLEDGE CORNER Courses at FRIGAIR expo can benefit engineers, architects, contractors and designers 511 287 Industry body authorised as verification authority http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-authorised-as-verification-authority-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Maintenance Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475693 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Growing global trend for small, compact and cost-saving VSDs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growing-global-trend-for-small-compact-and-cost-saving-vsds-2018-01-26 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473712 1516688535 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697821_resized_movigearintegrateddriveunit122017seweurodrive1022.jpg MOVIGEAR MECHATRONIC DRIVE UNIT The units are able to reduce installation and start-up efforts and costs 511 287 Efficient boiler inspection saves downtime at power station http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/efficient-boiler-inspection-saves-downtime-at-power-station-2018-01-26 Robyn Wilkinson Maintenance Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473593 1516688534 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697551_resized_boilermaintenancebloomberg012017jpg1022.jpg ENSURING GOOD FUNCTION The detection of wear and damages plays a key role in preventing costly equipment failures 511 287 Mindset change required to mitigate water crisis effects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-requires-mindset-change-to-mitigate-effects-of-water-crisis-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473124 1516085026 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696469_resized_sanderzweersbusinessdevelopmentmanager112017royalhaskoningdhv1022.jpg SANDER ZWEERS The global water crisis is considered not only an environmental risk but also a social risk 511 287 Hammerhead benefits in replacing Gauteng’s ageing pipelines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hammerhead-benefits-in-replacing-gautengs-aging-pipelines-2018-01-19 Tasneem Bulbulia Maintenance Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473277 1516085026 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696757_resized_pipeshammerhead121120171022.jpg URBANITE The Hammerhead pipe-bursting solution allows crews to work in confined and heavily built-up areas 511 287 Recycling wastewater ensures plant efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recycling-wastewater-ensures-plant-efficiency-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473222 1516346000 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696842_resized_wklenvironmentalsewagetreatment20171022.jpg SIYABONGA FACILITY The facility will treat and reuse 3 650 000 ℓ/y of water (based on a treatment rate of 10 000 ℓ/d) 511 287 Maintenance, construction projects along N1/N4 slated for 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintenance-construction-projects-along-n1n4-slated-for-2018-2017-12-15 Simone Liedtke TOP ROADS AND BRIDGES CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472516 1512994085 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695171_resized_plazapivet102017bakwenaduanedaws1022.jpg INCREASING CAPACITY Bakwena has installed two pivots, each valued at about R2.4-million, at both the Doornpoort and Pumulani toll plazas 511 287 N2 rehabilitation project to be completed end of this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/n2-rehabilitation-project-to-be-completed-end-of-this-year-2017-12-15 Simone Liedtke TOP ROADS AND BRIDGES CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472552 1512994085 1513288800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695248_resized_n2streetlightswesterncape112017westerncapegovernment1022.jpg LIGHTING THE WAY The upgrade will provide better ride quality, safety and visibility 511 287 Assistance in overcoming bridge challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-services-assist-in-overcoming-bridge-maintenance-challenges-2017-12-15 Simone Liedtke TOP ROADS AND BRIDGES CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472508 1512994085 1513288800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695157_resized_ropeaccesstechnicianstemporaryaccessplatforms112017skyriders1022.jpg ABSEILING FOR ACCESS Technicians had to deploy rope access to abseil from a structure to erect the access platforms 511 287 Balancing rules, safety and certification will be key to drone industry success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/although-sa-drone-laws-best-in-world-market-potential-stunted-by-slow-certification-2017-12-15 Dylan Slater Unmanned Aviation Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472933 1513069877 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697863_resized_sunrise.jpg 511 287 National road network at core of local growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-road-network-at-core-of-local-growth-2017-12-15 Simone Liedtke TOP ROADS AND BRIDGES CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473504 1513321460 1513288800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697372_resized_nationalroad122017sanral1022.jpg LOCAL HUB The national road network has been steadily growing over the years and has improved connectivity between cities and regional hubs 511 287 Emphasis on infrastructure development catalyst for growth and sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emphasis-on-infrastructure-development-catalyst-for-growth-and-sustainability-2017-12-15 Simone Liedtke TOP ROADS AND BRIDGES CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473784 1513321477 1513288800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697971_resized_siphofanibridge122017aurecon1022.jpg SIPHOFANENI BRIDGE The Siphofaneni bridge and road project is going to be the standard for future infrastructure projects in Swaziland 511 287 WiFi can aid in water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wifi-can-aid-in-water-crisis-2017-12-08 Marleny Arnoldi Maintenance Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471560 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693947_resized_nickwatsonruckusbusinessinthewesterncape1120171022.jpg NICK WATSON Mobile data rates are quite prohibitive. Most people can afford the handsets, but they simply can not afford the connection 511 287 New standards change filtration requirements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-standards-change-filtration-requirements-2017-12-01 Victor Moolman Maintenance Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471462 1511853906 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692999_resized_station062017freudenberg1022.jpg IDEAL OPPORTUNITY During the holiday season the closing of some workshops, factories and mines presents a good opportunity for system maintenance 511 287 Municipalities to reduce emissions by diverting waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipalities-to-reduce-emissions-by-diverting-waste-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471334 1511853905 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692591_resized_organicwaste112017jgafrika1022.jpg WASTE-DIVERSION STRATEGY The strategy entails waste disposal and the beneficial use for business development 511 287 Green cleaning products can pack a punch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-cleaning-products-can-pack-a-punch-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471487 1512131507 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693023_resized_judysunaskyceo112017blendwell1022.jpg JUDY SUNASKY Companies are constantly developing products, but consumers are still hesitant to use green cleaning products 511 287 Large companies driving increase in land contamination assessments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/large-companies-driving-increase-in-land-contamination-assessments-2017-12-01 Simone Liedtke Maintenance Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471121 1512395606 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692389_resized_stevemckeownpartner112017erm1022.jpg STEVE MCKEOWN Companies that have a global footprint are more committed to assessing their impact on the environment 511 287 Company expands diesel supply to include buses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/providing-diesel-solutions-for-buses-trucks-2017-11-24 Tasneem Bulbulia Maintenance Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470236 1511247632 1511474400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690401_resized_bustle2017truckbuswebsite1022.jpg PARKING THE BUS Next Grace Investments’ depots enables buses and trucks to refuel and park at the facilities, while drivers have access to food and shower facilities 511 287