Engineering News | Maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/maintenance Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:53:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 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 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/certified-ndt-personnel-needed-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Maintenance Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491777 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738177_resized_occupationalhealthandsafety052017internationalsos1022.jpg PROVIDING RESOURCES Employers who do take in personnel and assist them in gaining experience are required to provide safety training, medicals and workman’s compensation cover 511 287