Engineering News | Manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/manufacturing-sector Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:49:05 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Improved African policy can harness industrial development – UN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-african-policy-can-harness-industrial-development-un-2017-10-20 African News Agency INDUSTRIALISATION Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:44:00 +0200 468448 1508493235 1508492640 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Over 6 000 visitors expected at packaging event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/over-6-000-visitors-expected-at-packaging-event-2017-10-20 Victor Moolman Manufacturing Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466670 1508223552 1508450400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 BAIC implementing catch-up strategy to meet 2018 Coega deadline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/baic-implements-catch-up-strategy-to-accelerate-factory-construction-to-meet-2018-deadline-2017-10-20 Dylan Slater Automotive Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467307 1508223555 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683794_resized_baicsafactory2092017dylancopyfotor.jpg PORT ELIZABETH FACTORY In the foreground of the newly completed steel superstructure are BAIC vehicles that will be available in South Africa once production reaches full capacity 511 287 Insimbi’s H1 earnings rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insimbis-h1-earnings-rise-2017-10-19 Anine Kilian MANUFACTURING Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:39:00 +0200 468374 1508421283 1508420340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 China factories grapple with soaring prices as pollution crackdown bites http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-factories-grapple-with-soaring-prices-as-pollution-crackdown-bites-2017-10-17 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:51:00 +0200 468052 1508239725 1508237460 1510869600 Reuters 0 0 Rolfes appoints new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolfes-appoints-new-ceo-2017-10-16 Anine Kilian APPOINTMENTS Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:18:00 +0200 467923 1508160644 1508159880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Seifsa president laments slow pace of metals sector transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-president-laments-slow-pace-of-metals-sector-transformation-2017-10-13 Terence Creamer METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0200 467771 1507974724 1507899600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684879_resized_manufactuirngmetso100809duaneonlineen.jpeg 511 287 Well-maintained equipment ensures market competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/well-maintained-equipment-way-to-stay-ahead-of-competitors-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Manufacturing Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465653 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680053_resized_theunsjburgermanagingdirector092017burmaplanthire1022.jpg THEUNS BURGER The proactive approach involves maintenance of a company’s equipment 511 287 Drainage system helps manufacturer achieve international standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drainage-system-helps-local-manufacturer-achieve-international-standards-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465972 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680749_resized_marcocassolacosystems0920171022.jpg MARCO CASSOL Effective drainage systems are important for protecting building infrastructure and production plants from the destructive effects of water damage 511 287 Italian manufacturer remains committed to quality http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/italian-manufacturer-remains-committed-to-quality-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465980 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680802_resized_aristonheattechgeysers0920171022.jpg ENERGY EFFICIENT SOLUTIONS Heat Tech products are gaining popularity in South Africa owing to their reliability 511 287 JV brings suspension products closer to market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/italian-south-african-jv-brings-suspension-products-closer-to-market-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465976 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680772_resized_mollebalestraandgoldenspringsjvagreementsigning0920171022.jpg AUTOMOTIVE ALLIES Mollebalestra and Golden Spring have finalised the JV agreement that will facilitate the manufacture of Italian suspension products in Vereeniging 511 287 Pan-European bank celebrates 45 years in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pan-european-commercial-bank-celebrates-45-years-in-s-africa-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466160 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681168_resized_unicreditheadquartersmilanitaly0920171022.jpg FAR-REACHING NETWORK Headquartered in Milan, UniCredit has a unique Pan-European network that provides expertise to 25-million clients globally 511 287 SA weighs market opportunities as utility-scale battery storage prospects improve http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-gauging-energy-storage-growth-opportunities-yet-greater-understanding-required-2017-10-13 Mia Breytenbach ENERGY STORAGE Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466624 1507624065 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683616_resized_storage.jpg 511 287 Insurance plays vital role in construction project success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insurance-plays-vital-role-in-construction-project-success-2017-10-13 Simone Liedtke Manufacturing Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467710 1507882250 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684736_resized_georgedavisheadconstructionandengineering102017rbsinsurance1022.jpg GEORGE DAVIS Every construction project is unique and has its own set of risks 511 287 BMG launches R400m World site facility in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-launches-r400m-world-site-facility-in-gauteng-2017-10-11 Creamer Media Reporter ENGINEERING Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:22:00 +0200 467310 1507879731 1507810920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684345_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71445_2017-10-13_rer460.mp474753219BMG launches R400m World site facility in Gauteng BMG launches R400m World site facility in Gauteng DTI proposes establishment of State-owned industrial parks association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-proposes-establishment-of-state-owned-industrial-parks-association-2017-10-12 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL PARKS Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:53:00 +0200 467587 1507807980 1507805580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 August manufacturing output up 1.5% y/y http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/august-manufacturing-output-up-15-yy-2017-10-10 Reuters MANUFACTURING Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:27:00 +0200 467255 1507638604 1507638420 1510264800 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683717_resized_manufacturingwelding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Brazil revives African ties, eyes expanding market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazil-revives-african-ties-eyes-expanding-market-2017-10-10 Reuters AGRICULTURE & MANUFACTURING Tue, 10 Oct 2017 10:32:00 +0200 467209 1507627535 1507624320 1510264800 Reuters 0 0 Transnet locomotive corruption probe extended as Parliament gears up for inquiry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-locomotive-corruption-probe-extended-as-parliament-gears-up-for-inquiry-2017-10-09 Terence Creamer GOVERNANCE Mon, 09 Oct 2017 16:10:00 +0200 467145 1507558959 1507558200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683450_resized_transnettfrcsrzelcclass20elocomotivepyramidsouthdepot410221113duane.jpeg 511 287 South Africa 'in limbo' regarding the rapidly arriving Fourth Industrial Revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-in-limbo-regarding-the-rapidly-arriving-fourth-industrial-revolution-2017-10-06 Keith Campbell MANUFACTURING Fri, 06 Oct 2017 14:04:00 +0200 466990 1507294842 1507291440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Innovative system helps control wastewater pumping http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-variable-speed-system-helps-control-wastewater-pumping-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465429 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679434_resized_agritech2017zambia1022.jpg INDUSTRY PLATFORM The annual Agritech Expo in Zambia is an opportunity for industry stakeholders and consumers to communicate and find solutions 511 287 Lifting stations ensure efficient wastewater disposal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifting-stations-ensure-efficient-wastewater-disposal-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465682 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680093_resized_aqualiftfbasic1022.jpg AQUALIFT F BASIC The lifting station has been deemed the new standard and economic solution for wastewater disposal 511 287 Manufacturer innovates to address lack of water and sanitation challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-innovates-to-address-lack-of-water-and-sanitation-challenges-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465453 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680002_resized_sulzerpumps1022.jpg TESTING STANDARDS Results of computational fluid dynamics and finite element analysis are validated through prototype and model testing at Sulzer 511 287 Pumps investment solidifies Mozambique sugar industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pumps-investment-solidifies-mozambique-sugar-industry-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465638 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679924_resized_1200nbbrehnorornelfloodlifterpump1022.jpg FLOOD MITIGATION The 1 200 nominal bore (NB) Brehnor Ornel Floodlifter pump on the right, with a smaller 600 NB pump on the left 511 287 Routine mechanical maintenance emphasised as preventive measure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/routine-mechanical-maintenance-emphasised-as-preventive-measure-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465377 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680064_resized_multistagepumpsspppumps1022.jpg QUALITY IN CONFORMING SPP Pumps conforms to various UK and European standards to ensure quality and longevity in their pumps products 511 287 Exhibition marks firm’s international re-entry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exhibition-signifies-companys-international-re-entry-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465384 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679378_resized_protectiveworkwear092017sweetorr1022.jpg CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT Sweet Orr benchmarks its continuous improvement process in order to maintain national and international quality standards 511 287 Work apparel company sees further growth in sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-apparel-industry-company-sees-sales-growing-further-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465162 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679254_resized_personalprotectiveequipment092017totalblasting1022.jpg SPECIAL DESIGN The personal protective equipment was designed to not restrict operator movement and flexibility 511 287 Industry trying to reduce reliance on imports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-trying-to-reduce-reliance-on-imports-2017-10-06 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465389 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679523_resized_germafricafspnvessels0820171022.jpg WELL-EQUIPPED Germ Africa provides high-quality filtration and dosing pump solutions that improve the automotive manufacturing process 511 287 Intra-industry dialogue crucial for components advancement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intra-industry-collaboration-crucial-for-automotive-component-industry-advancement-2017-10-06 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465494 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679527_resized_rmiautomotiveadvancement0820171022.jpg KEEPING PACE Advancing education and training in the automotive sector is crucial for keeping up with changes in technology and the local demand for skilled technicians 511 287 Local innovation key for growing automotive industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-innovation-key-for-growing-automotive-industry-2017-10-06 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465388 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679393_resized_paulodematossyspro0820171022.jpg PAULO DE MATOS South Africa is no laggard when it comes to the uptake of new technologies, especially in the automotive sector 511 287 Mobile workshop enhances interactions with automotive OEMs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-workshop-enhances-interactions-with-automotive-oems-2017-10-06 Robyn Wilkinson Manufacturing Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465493 1506954326 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679602_resized_3mmobileunit0820171022.jpg ON THE MOVE 3M’s mobile unit features a full test laboratory, training facilities and capabilities for providing all of the company’s abrasive solutions on site 511 287 Geospatial products distributor launches world’s smallest image laser scanner locally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geospatial-products-distributor-launches-worlds-smallest-image-laser-scanner-locally-2017-10-06 Mia Breytenbach INSTRUMENTATION & CONTROL Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464918 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678624_resized_geomaticsacielgeomaticsleicablk360scannertablet0920171022.jpg EASE OF USE The integration of the Leica BLK360 laser image scanner and Autodesk software streamlines the reality capture process 511 287 Closed steel mill discovering new life as an industrial park http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-business-strategy-creates-sustainability-for-steel-and-vanadium-industrial-park-2017-10-06 Mia Breytenbach INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464935 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678641_resized_highveldhiveldadminbuildingandsteelworks1022.jpg CAPITAL LOCATION in less than a year of being operational, Highveld Industrial Park has set up a sustainable business 511 287 Dow Packaging homes in on sustainable solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dow-packaging-homes-in-on-sustainable-solutions-2017-10-05 Anine Kilian PACKAGING Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:44:00 +0200 466919 1507286180 1507214640 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682970_resized_felipvidiella10171022duane.jpg Dow plastics division director Felip Vidiella 511 287 South Africa continues on path of deindustrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-continues-on-path-of-deindustrialisation-2017-10-05 Natasha Odendaal LOCALISATION Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:56:00 +0200 466891 1507211431 1507208160 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682895_resized_garthstrachan05151022duane.jpg Department of Trade and Industry industrial development deputy director-general Garth Strachan 511 287 Fourth Industrial Revolution prioritises innovation – Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fourth-industrial-revolution-prioritises-innovation-rob-davies-2017-10-05 Keith Campbell INNOVATION AND INDUSTRY Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:12:00 +0200 466828 1507197540 1507194720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000682688_resized_robdavies06171022duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Manufacturing sector bore brunt of industrial cyberattacks in first half of 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-sector-bore-brunt-of-industrial-cyberattacks-in-first-half-of-2017-2017-10-04 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL CYBERSECURITY Wed, 04 Oct 2017 16:54:00 +0200 466767 1507129975 1507128840 99999999999 Natasha Odendaal 0 0