Engineering News | Manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/manufacturing-sector Sun, 24 Feb 2019 07:13:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 IBM moves to support blockchain-based industrial supply chain solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ibm-in-broad-partnership-to-develop-supply-chain-blockchain-2019-02-22 Schalk Burger BLOCKCHAIN Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511362 1550561193 1550786400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780716_resized_ibmsablockchainseniorarchitectgerharddinhof2191022.jpg GERHARD DINHOF The solutions provide easy access for all parties in the supply chain and instant sharing of verified information 511 287 JoJo offering trade-in discount on end-of-life tanks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jojo-recycling-polymers-offering-discount-2019-02-22 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511408 1550561194 1550786400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Paramount secures armoured vehicle contract with UAE http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paramount-secures-armoured-vehicle-contract-with-uae-2019-02-19 Nadine James DEFENCE Tue, 19 Feb 2019 12:11:00 +0200 512014 1550573541 1550571060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782226_resized_ivorichikowitzandericichikowitzwithmbombe4atidex20191022jpg.jpeg Ivor and Eric Ichikowitz 511 287 Saldanha Bay IDZ concludes R3bn in investment deals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanha-bay-idz-concludes-r3bn-in-investment-deals-2019-02-19 African News Agency INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT Tue, 19 Feb 2019 11:46:00 +0200 512007 1550570195 1550569560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Nampak marks 50 years on JSE amid moves to streamline and reduce environmental footprint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-marks-50-years-on-jse-amid-moves-to-streamline-and-reduce-environmental-footprint-2019-02-19 Terence Creamer CORPORATE MILESTONE Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:00:00 +0200 511931 1550604040 1550563200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782028_resized_nampak11022.jpg 511 287 Africa has opportunity to supply more gas to China http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-has-opportunity-to-supply-more-gas-to-china-2019-02-18 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:57:00 +0200 511933 1550556739 1550501820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa must have clear plan for using its gas reserves http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-must-have-clear-plan-for-using-its-gas-reserves-2019-02-18 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 18 Feb 2019 15:59:00 +0200 511919 1550499147 1550498340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rubber company to focus on automotive sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rubber-company-to-focus-on-automotive-sector-2019-01-30 Cameron Mackay Rubber Manufacturing & Products Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510072 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777921_resized_bloombergtyrerecyclingrubbermanufacturing1022.jpg VITAL INDUSTRY The rubber industry is linked to the state of the economy, as it services various sectors of the economy 511 287 Operations to be ramped up at edible-oil plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/operations-to-be-ramped-up-at-edible-oil-plant-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510049 1549952198 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777874_resized_civilengadacons02191022.jpg NO CROP CIRCLE The circular foundation where the storage silos will be placed can be seen from an aerial view of the plant 511 287 Continental optimises tyre test with driverless test vehicle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continental-optimises-tyre-test-with-self-driving-test-vehicle-2019-01-31 Cameron Mackay Rubber Manufacturing & Products Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510248 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778357_resized_continentalcruisingchauffeur1220181022.jpg DRIVERLESS NAVIGATION The driverless vehicle pilots the testing route with a GPS-supported satellite navigation system 511 287 Green solution used for retaining walls http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-solution-used-for-retaining-walls-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510237 1550219893 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778316_resized_civilengfibertex02191022.jpg RETAINING THE GREENERY A green-wall solution was found to make retaining walls more aesthetically pleasing 511 287 Actom sells Wilec division http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/actom-sells-wilec-division-2019-02-14 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:51:00 +0200 511661 1550152742 1550152260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Italtile lifts interim trading profit by 35% amid trying conditions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/italtile-lifts-interim-trading-profit-by-35-amid-trying-conditions-2019-02-14 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:50:00 +0200 511584 1550138022 1550137800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781224_resized_italtileltdnewgenerationitaltileretailstoreandmillennialctmstoreinwaterfallmidrandaugust20161022.jpg 511 287 Global acclaim for South Africa’s heart transplant commemorative coin http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-acclaim-for-south-africas-heart-transplant-commemorative-coin-2019-02-12 Simone Liedtke SOUTH AFRICAN MINT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 17:03:00 +0200 511391 1550479012 1549983780 99999999999 Terence Creamer 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780803_resized_crownheart1022.jpg 511 287 KAP grows interim revenue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kap-grows-interim-revenue-2019-02-12 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL RESULTS Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:12:00 +0200 511373 1549981501 1549980720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Electrical equipment group aims to penetrate new markets with integrated offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-equipment-group-aims-to-penetrate-new-markets-with-integrated-offering-2019-02-12 Terence Creamer ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 09:10:00 +0200 511246 1549966134 1549955400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780511_resized_siegfried.jpg Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77376_2019-02-06_zest_-_3.mp426164928Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. What needs to be done to make SA’s buildings fire safe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-needs-to-be-done-to-make-south-africas-buildings-compliant-with-fire-regulations-2019-02-08 Natasha Odendaal HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509895 1549357623 1549576800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779038_resized_burning.jpg 511 287 Steel group to approach Nersa for power-tariff relief http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-group-to-approach-nersa-for-power-tariff-relief-2019-02-07 Terence Creamer STEEL Thu, 07 Feb 2019 15:45:00 +0200 510921 1549619696 1549547100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779799_resized_kobusversterarcelormittal02191022dylan.jpg AMSA CEO Kobus Verster 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77332_2019-02-07_kobus_-_3.mp420494651AMSA CEO Kobus Verster on the threat posed by power hikes and on the group's plan to approach the regulator for relief. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 7.2.2019 AMSA CEO Kobus Verster on the threat posed by power hikes and on the group's plan to approach the regulator for relief. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 7.2.2019 Brimstone second-guesses Clover deal following BDS outcry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brimstone-second-guesses-clover-deal-following-bds-outcry-2019-02-07 Nadine James TRADE Thu, 07 Feb 2019 15:40:00 +0200 510920 1549547053 1549546800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solar Mining Services helps to boost the Mpumalanga economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-mining-services-helps-to-boost-the-mpumalanga-economy-2019-02-07 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:13:00 +0200 510887 1549543423 1549541580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779684_resized_20190206solarmining1.jpg Solar Mining Services CEO Desmond Pillay 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77331_2019-02-06_solarmining_hdweb.mp470364578Solar Mining's Charles Hurly discusses the company's product offerings and its growth plans, while CEO Desmond Pillay talks about the company's impact on the Mpumalanga economy. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Solar Mining's Charles Hurly discusses the company's product offerings and its growth plans, while CEO Desmond Pillay talks about the company's impact on the Mpumalanga economy. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. New graphite factory bolsters mining, foundry product offerings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-graphite-factory-bolsters-mining-foundry-product-offerings-2018-06-15 Schalk Burger Graphite Thu, 07 Feb 2019 09:25:00 +0200 488772 1549524322 1549524300 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731076_resized_herculesvandermerwegraphitefreezeline05181022.jpg GFS FACILITY OPENING Hercules van der Merwe at the Graphite Freezeline Solutions facility opening 511 287 Tribunal confirms Alcon Marepha’s settlement and R1.37m fine http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-confirms-alcon-marephas-settlement-and-r137m-fine-2019-02-07 Marleny Arnoldi COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 07 Feb 2019 09:23:00 +0200 510811 1549524753 1549524180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 AMSA reports first profit since 2010 on back of higher steel prices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-swings-into-full-year-profit-on-back-of-higher-steel-prices-2019-02-07 Terence Creamer STEEL Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:50:00 +0200 510800 1549551126 1549522200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779459_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1810221113duane.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77330_2019-02-07_desmond_-_3.mp410851072New AMSA CFO Desmond Maharaj on the contribution made by the sale of Macsteel International Holdings to AMSA's net borrowings. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 7.2.2019 New AMSA CFO Desmond Maharaj on the contribution made by the sale of Macsteel International Holdings to AMSA's net borrowings. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 7.2.2019 Sappi delivers strong Q1 performance despite difficult operating environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-delivers-strong-q1-performance-despite-difficult-operating-environment-2019-02-06 Simone Liedtke PAPER, PULP & PACKAGING Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:45:00 +0200 510769 1549464757 1549460700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779397_resized_stevebinnie1022.jpg Sappi CEO Steve Binnie 511 287 Absa PMI falls in January as business activity slips http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/absa-pmi-falls-in-january-2019-02-01 Reuters MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Feb 2019 11:34:00 +0200 510333 1549014754 1549013640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778539_resized_clothingandtextilesmanufacturingreuters1022.jpg 511 287 AMSA expects to swing to FY18 profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-fy18-losses-narrow-2019-02-01 Simone Liedtke STEEL Fri, 01 Feb 2019 09:18:00 +0200 510296 1549006831 1549005480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Industrial firms moving to integrate artificial intelligence with ERP systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-agility-boosted-with-ai-iot-erp-systems-2019-02-01 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509301 1548749395 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776259_resized_sysproafricaproductmanagerdeidrefreyer06181022.jpg DEIRDRE FRYER ERP systems fed with unstructured data from connected devices provide a more accurate overview of businesses 511 287 Next generation of ‘smart lighting’ to be showcased at Taiwan expo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/taiwan-international-lighting-show-to-illuminate-next-era-of-smart-lighting-2019-02-01 Simone Liedtke LIGHTING Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509407 1548749396 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776449_resized_shinyulightingcompanyproductrangedisplaytaiwan012019simoneliedtke1022.jpg ON DISPLAY Industrial lighting company ShinyU Lighting Company puts its products on show 511 287 Tribunal prohibits merger of steel drum makers Rheem and Greif http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-prohibits-merger-of-steel-drum-makers-rheem-and-greif-2019-01-31 Schalk Burger COMPETITION COMMISSION Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:56:00 +0200 510205 1548947166 1548932160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ARB expects lower H1 earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arb-expects-lower-h1-earnings-2019-01-30 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Wed, 30 Jan 2019 11:49:00 +0200 510056 1548842285 1548841740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Automotive sector to prioritise local, specialised component manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automotive-sector-to-prioritise-local-specialised-component-manufacturing-2019-01-29 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 29 Jan 2019 15:45:00 +0200 509944 1548827570 1548769500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777690_resized_andrewkirby0119dylan1022.jpg Toyota South Africa president and CEO Andrew Kirby 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77219_2019-01-29_busa_toyota_hd_web.mp4117148507Toyota SA president and CEO Andrew Kirby addresses the Business Economic Indaba. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Toyota SA president and CEO Andrew Kirby addresses the Business Economic Indaba. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Acquisition of German company confirmed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-of-german-company-confirmed-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing 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 Manufacturing 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 Expanded products portfolio leads to new opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expanded-products-portfolio-leads-to-new-opportunities-2019-01-08 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507929 1548081094 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773190_resized_bearingsproductgroup1120181022.jpg FENNER PRODUCT GROUP 2018 The extended scope has put BMG in a position to deal with conveyors clients 511 287 Motor Scan beneficial for various sectors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motor-scan-beneficial-for-various-sectors-2018-12-06 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506793 1548081094 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771046_resized_electricmotor1220181022.jpg WEG MOTOR SCAN The sensor measures the vibration, temperature and operational hours of electric motors to detect irregularities 511 287 Flowtite launches impact-resistant pipe solution as it marks fiftieth anniversary http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/impact-resistant-flowtite-grey-launched-as-it-turns-50-2019-01-25 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508681 1548081101 1548367200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tripartite expo to cater for bigger PVP audience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tripartite-expo-to-cater-for-bigger-pvp-audience-2018-12-06 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506697 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770574_resized_pumpsvalvespipesafricaexpo20171022.jpg OPPORTUNITY FOR NETWORKING New partnership opportunities in a range of industries will create more opportunities for growth in the relevant sectors 511 287