Engineering News | Manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/manufacturing-sector Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:24:26 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company hits 500 mark in sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-passes-500-mark-in-stud-welding-machine-sales-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488293 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729989_resized_weldingdickinsongroupsoyer28181022.jpg MULTIFUNCTIONAL STUD WELDER A Soyer BMH-22i characterised by its invariably high welding capacity. 511 287 Improved quality and productivity reduce production costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-quality-and-productivity-reduce-production-costs-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488179 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729758_resized_weldingafroxmiller06181022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE PIPE WELDING SOLUTION Miller Electric’s PipeWorx process improves quality and productivity 511 287 Industry body assumes consultancy role in DHET initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-assumes-consultancy-role-in-dhet-initiative-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488353 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730130_resized_weldingsaiwblake06181022.jpg SEAN BLAKE A good skills set, local labor and governments investment are what is needed 511 287 Supplier outlines simple welding equipment compliance test http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-supplier-goes-against-the-grain-2018-06-01 Halima Frost WELDING EQUIPMENT Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488490 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730420_resized_weldingmatweld06181022.jpg ALL IN ONE UNIT 500 A Inverter MIG welder supplied by Matweld complete with a separate wire feeder 511 287 Technology at the fore http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-at-the-fore-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488462 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730355_resized_weldingplastitechhurner06181022.jpg PRODUCTS ON DISPLAY The new Hurner Smartline butt welding machine and clamp was on show 511 287 Understanding weld standards crucial to the welding industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/understanding-weld-standards-crucial-to-the-welding-industry-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488371 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730195_resized_weldingianventer28181022.jpg CONFORMING PIPE SYSTEMS Marley Pipes Systems SA supplies the well known international Frialen brand. 511 287 Averda launches hazardous waste management system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/averda-launches-hazardous-waste-management-system-2018-06-15 Nadine James Waste Management Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488780 1528711299 1529013600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731120_resized_eugenebarnardaverdasouthafricajune20181022.jpg EUGENE BARNARD The Averda TruTrak system enables clients to access automated waste-tracking and record-keeping capabilities through an online client portal 511 287 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 Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488772 1528711299 1529013600 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 Nissan announces Africa, Middle East and India expansion plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-announces-africa-middle-east-and-india-expansion-plans-2018-06-13 Nadine James AUTOMOTIVE Wed, 13 Jun 2018 16:37:00 +0200 489645 1528901659 1528900620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TMH invests R500m into South African rail manufacturing facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tmh-invests-r500m-into-south-african-rail-manufacturing-facility-2018-06-13 Simone Liedtke RAIL Wed, 13 Jun 2018 16:21:00 +0200 489641 1528899982 1528899660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732985_resized_raillefttorightmjisainvestmentsdirectorsambhembetmhinternationalceomartinvaujourtmhafricaceojeromeboyet0620181022.jpg (Left to Right) Mjisa Investments Director Sam Bhembe, TMH International CEO Martin Vaujour and TMH Africa CEO Jerome Boyet 511 287 Cabinet approves designation of Atlantis SEZ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-approves-designation-of-atlantis-sez-2018-06-08 Creamer Media Reporter SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES Fri, 08 Jun 2018 16:41:00 +0200 489271 1528469835 1528468860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China stresses importance to Africa of attracting foreign investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-stresses-importance-to-africa-of-attracting-foreign-investment-2018-06-08 Rebecca Campbell INVESTMENT Fri, 08 Jun 2018 15:07:00 +0200 489255 1528466108 1528463220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 China supports African industrialisation – Ambassador http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-supports-african-industrialisation-ambassador-2018-06-08 Rebecca Campbell INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:35:00 +0200 489245 1528461951 1528461300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Indaba will create intra-Africa trade opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indaba-will-create-intra-africa-trade-opportunities-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487380 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727934_resized_manufacturingindaba06181022.jpg EXPANDING EXHIBITION Siyenza Management aims to expand the Manufacturing Indaba – the larger the event, the more companies to engage with and to explore added business opportunities 511 287 Decline in machine tools indicative of manufacturing state http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/decline-in-machine-tools-indicative-of-manufacturing-state-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487760 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728770_resized_machinetoolsafricaexpomtma06181022.jpg MACHINES ON DISPLAY Machine tools on display at the Machine Tool Africa Expo hosted by MTMA 511 287 Supplier expanding its tools range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-tool-supplier-expanding-its-range-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487733 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728701_resized_machinetoolswdhearnleadwell06181022.jpg RECENT RELEASE The Leadwell BC-600 5-axis Long Table Machining, is available in 3+2 and 5-axis simultaneous configurations 511 287 Technology revolutionises machine tools industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-revolutionises-machine-tools-industry-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487495 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 AI can optimise manufacturing processes; awareness needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ai-can-optimise-manufacturing-processes-awareness-needed-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487543 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728246_resized_franscronje0106181022.jpg FRANS CRONJE Artificial intelligence should be seen as a tool for taking skills, knowledge and experience, and sharing it among new workers entering the world of employment 511 287 Company can save manufacturers years in R&D http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ar-can-save-manufacturers-years-in-research-and-development-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487517 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728195_resized_dereshinpillay06181022.jpg DERESHIN PILLAY AR can also save manufacturing companies money spent on building, testing, rebuilding and retesting prototypes 511 287 Balance between mechanisation, job creation must be maintained http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/balance-between-mechanisation-job-creation-must-be-maintained-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487435 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728028_resized_labourrelations06181022.jpg LABOUR RELATIONS The manufacturing industry is labour intensive – it employs almost two-million people locally and sound labour relations, as well as policies, are crucial in this industry 511 287 Companies moving towards emerging technologies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-moving-towards-emerging-technologies-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487381 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727942_resized_deidrefreyer06181022.jpg DEIRDRE FRYER Using the most suitable technology in the right areas can give rise to large cost reductions for businesses 511 287 Effective control of substance abuse in industry crucial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/effective-control-of-substance-abuse-in-industry-crucial-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487431 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728021_resized_rhysevans06181022.jpg RHYS EVANS Using Alco-Safe’s solutions, some of our clients have shown a 60% reduction in substance abuse in their companies 511 287 Industry pursuing better management of energy use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-pursuing-better-management-of-energy-use-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487515 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728188_resized_yolandadelange06181022.jpg YOLANDA DE LANGE The Energy Training Foundation is looking forward to expanding further into West Africa 511 287 S Africa must maintain cost-competitive sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-must-maintain-cost-competitive-sector-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487425 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728001_resized_latestsoftware06181022.jpg LATEST TECHNOLOGY Weba Chute Systems uses the latest techniques and technologies to ensure optimum accuracy during the design and engineering phases, which also facilitate improved efficiencies 511 287 Zest to enter renewables market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-equipment-manufacturer-zest-to-enter-renewables-industry-2018-05-25 Shannon de Ryhove Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487750 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Small machines with big capabilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-machines-with-big-capabilities-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487375 1528800017 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727914_resized_machinetoolshurobx40i06181022.jpg STABILITY PROVIDING ACCURACY The BX40i meets the needs of any high-speed machining application. 511 287 Laser machine in full production at fabrication company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-machine-in-full-production-at-fabrication-company-2018-06-08 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487372 1528800055 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727909_resized_machinetoolpumajfy0518.jpg CUTTING FOR MANUFACTURING The machine will be used to process plates for the manufacture of transformer casings 511 383 April manufacturing output up 1.1% Y/Y http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/april-manufacturing-output-up-11-yy-2018-06-07 Reuters MANUFACTURING Thu, 07 Jun 2018 16:56:00 +0200 489138 1528383481 1528383360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Davies launches R1bn ICT factory in East London http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-launches-r1bn-ict-factory-in-east-london-2018-06-06 African News Agency MANUFACTURING Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:58:00 +0200 488807 1528272639 1528268280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Solidarity launches four-pronged steel industry initiative amid global steel crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-launches-four-pronged-steel-industry-initiative-amid-global-steel-crisis-2018-06-05 Schalk Burger STEEL Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:13:00 +0200 488756 1528205070 1528204380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731032_resized_highveldsteelcranes06181022.jpg The old Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium plant in eMalahleni 511 287 US tariffs cause global trade uncertainty in steel sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-tariffs-cause-global-trade-uncertainty-in-steel-sector-2018-06-01 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Manufacturing Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:04:00 +0200 486999 1527518416 1527804240 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727137_resized_columbussteelmiddleburgmill40318dylan10222jpg.jpeg JUST COLLATERAL The South African stainless steel industry is collateral in the trade wars initiated by the US 511 287 Water pipes, electric vehicles potential growth markets for stainless steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-pipes-electric-vehicles-potential-growth-markets-for-stainless-steel-2018-06-01 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Manufacturing Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:02:00 +0200 486913 1527518416 1527804120 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Skills investment needed to sustain manufacturing industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-investment-needed-to-sustain-manufacturing-industry-2018-05-29 Anine Kilian MANUFACTURING/SKILLS Tue, 29 May 2018 16:14:00 +0200 488076 1527665428 1527603240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Manufacturing sector investment to remain stable in Q2 – Manufacturing Circle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-sector-investment-to-remain-stable-in-q2-manufacturing-circle-2018-05-29 Anine Kilian MANUFACTURING Tue, 29 May 2018 15:44:00 +0200 488063 1527775047 1527601440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729524_resized_philippa.jpg Manufacturing Circle executive director Philippa Rodseth 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74561_2018-05-29_maunfacturing_-_hd_web.mp413642187Manufacturing sector investment to remain stable in Q2 – Manufacturing Circle Manufacturing sector investment to remain stable in Q2 – Manufacturing Circle AMSA moves to sell stake in Macsteel International for R2.8bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-moves-to-sell-stake-in-macsteel-international-for-r28bn-2018-05-28 Terence Creamer STEEL Mon, 28 May 2018 17:00:00 +0200 487942 1527520417 1527519600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729156_resized_kobusverster110220118duane.jpg AMSA CEO Kobus Verster 511 287 Acquisitions allow for access to tech, developments in industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisitions-allow-for-access-to-new-technology-developments-in-motor-industry-2018-05-25 Shannon de Ryhove Manufacturing Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485898 1526912746 1527199200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724499_resized_motorscan1022.jpg Zest WEG Group will launch the Motor Scan at Electra Mining in September 511 287 Company offers technical advisory for clients http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-technical-advisory-for-clients-2018-05-25 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486137 1526912747 1527199200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724956_resized_motorsdrivesbmgassembly05181022.jpg CRITICAL FACTOR Budget chains help reduce costs for procurement managers 511 287