Engineering News | Materials & Equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/materials Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:48:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Positive performance, outlook for construction industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/positive-performance-outlook-for-construction-industry-2018-09-20 Tasneem Bulbulia CONSTRUCTION Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:26:00 +0200 499359 1537454557 1537453560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ngqura Port celebrates milestone http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngqura-port-celebrates-milestone-2018-09-19 Simone Liedtke PORTS Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:07:00 +0200 499200 1537520601 1537366020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755221_resized_portstransnetngquraportmilestonecelebration11022.jpg 511 287 ELB to focus on IoT for service optimisation, profits up 35% for FY18 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elb-to-focus-on-iot-for-service-optimisation-profits-up-35-for-fy18-2018-09-19 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:58:00 +0200 499196 1537368394 1537365480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global steel production, consumption growth to slow – Fitch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-steel-production-consumption-growth-to-slow-fitch-2018-09-18 Tasneem Bulbulia STEEL Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:29:00 +0200 499091 1537281258 1537280940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ultra-3000 offered to local, international markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ultra-3000-offered-to-local-international-markets-2018-09-14 Tasneem Bulbulia South African Capital Equipment Export Council Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:15:00 +0200 497112 1536921330 1536848100 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750425_resized_panmixerssaultramachine0820181022.jpg SIZEABLE MACHINE The Ultra-3000 is engineered to meet high-volume manufacturers’ requirements for brick, block and paving products 511 287 Local manufacturing expo to bolster exports, economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturing-expo-to-bolster-exports-economy-2018-09-10 Tasneem Bulbulia CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Mon, 10 Sep 2018 16:34:00 +0200 498302 1536921975 1536590040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Aveng expects to wrap up noncore disposals by June 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aveng-expects-to-wrap-up-noncore-disposals-by-june-2019-2018-09-07 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Fri, 07 Sep 2018 10:35:00 +0200 498064 1536315191 1536309300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752776_resized_constructiongrinakerltapretoria40413duane1022.jpeg 511 287 Sanral, Barloworld Equipment sign MoU to provide emerging contractors with access to equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-barloworld-equipment-sign-mou-to-provide-emerging-contractors-with-access-to-equipment-2018-09-05 Irma Venter ROADS Wed, 05 Sep 2018 12:39:00 +0200 497802 1536157041 1536143940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752120_resized_barloworldsanral0918irma1022.jpg 511 287 Distressed SA market to be offset by UK acquisitions, says WBHO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distressed-sa-market-to-be-offset-by-uk-acquisitions-says-wbho-2018-09-04 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:50:00 +0200 497675 1536065529 1536065400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751842_resized_louwtjienel509121022duane.jpg Louwtjie Nel 511 287 Bell reports strong H1 results, remains bullish on South African market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-reports-strong-h1-results-remains-bullish-on-south-african-market-2018-08-31 Nadine James EQUIPMENT Fri, 31 Aug 2018 16:35:00 +0200 497445 1535727521 1535726100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cashbuild expansion strategy places retailer in good position to reap rewards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cashbuild-expansion-strategy-places-retailer-in-good-position-to-reap-rewards-2018-08-28 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Tue, 28 Aug 2018 14:37:00 +0200 497003 1535459923 1535459820 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 Nairobi Securities Exchange suspends trading of Kenya's ARM Cement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nairobi-securities-exchange-suspends-trading-of-kenyas-arm-cement-2018-08-20 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:51:00 +0200 496093 1534752995 1534751460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Opportunities for growth, innovation for steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-for-growth-innovation-for-steel-2018-08-17 Tasneem Bulbulia Materials & Equipment Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494565 1534416893 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744662_resized_saiscsteelcontructionproject0820181022.jpg IT’S A CONSTRUCTION STEEL Owing to rapid urbanisation, there are a number of opportunities for steel construction that the industry can capitalise on 511 287 Cellular concrete holds potential in South Africa for rapid construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cellular-concrete-holds-potential-in-sa-for-rapid-construction-2018-08-17 Schalk Burger Cellular Concrete Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495015 1534496432 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Kenya's ARM Cement CEO says to leave post, to stay as board member http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyas-arm-cement-ceo-says-to-leave-post-to-stay-as-board-member-2018-08-16 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:13:00 +0200 495940 1534421659 1534421580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 WG Wearne CFO resigns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wg-wearne-cfo-resigns-2018-08-14 Simone Liedtke BUILDING MATERIALS Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:42:00 +0200 495572 1534233781 1534232520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 JRA reopens expanded asphalt plant to better meet city’s infrastructure needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jra-reopens-expanded-asphalt-plant-to-better-meet-citys-infrastructure-needs-2018-08-08 Simone Liedtke INFRASTRUCTURE Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:00:00 +0200 495212 1533758749 1533736800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746078_resized_jraasphaltplant0818dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Study says gender a challenge for female entrepreneurs in construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-says-gender-a-challenge-for-female-entrepreneurs-in-construction-2018-08-07 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION Tue, 07 Aug 2018 10:16:00 +0200 495020 1533635561 1533629760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745694_resized_construction110220314duane.jpg 511 287 Group Five granted immunity from competition authorities for 15 construction projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-granted-immunity-from-competition-authorities-for-15-construction-projects-2018-08-06 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION / COMPETITION MATTERS Mon, 06 Aug 2018 12:06:00 +0200 494889 1533550073 1533549960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Agreement stokes West African renewable-energy market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agreement-stokes-west-african-renewable-energy-market-2018-07-20 Schalk Burger RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492246 1533214111 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New twist in M&R battle as takeover body disallows further progress on Aveng tie-up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-twist-in-mr-battle-as-takeover-body-disallows-further-progress-on-aveng-tie-up-2018-08-02 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:50:00 +0200 494673 1533720486 1533214200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744900_resized_murrayandroberts3bedfordview06181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Solutions engender safety and reliability for chemical fasteners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solutions-engender-safety-and-reliability-for-chemical-fasteners-2018-08-02 Creamer Media Reporter Materials & Equipment Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:19:00 +0200 492991 1533205994 1533197940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744675_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75521_2018-08-03_rer499-hdweb_cg.mp478217808Solutions engender safety and reliability for chemical fasteners Solutions engender safety and reliability for chemical fasteners AMSA studies new Vanderbijl electric arc furnace as it moves to restart Vereeniging mill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-studies-new-vanderbijl-electric-arc-furnace-as-it-moves-to-restart-vereeniging-mill-2018-08-01 Terence Creamer STEEL Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:30:00 +0200 494528 1533135539 1533133800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744545_resized_kobusverster110220118duane.jpg AMSA CEO Kobus Verster 511 287 LafargeHolcim restructuring, Africa troubles dent H1 profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lafargeholcim-restructuring-africa-troubles-dent-h1-profit-2018-07-27 Reuters CEMENT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:39:00 +0200 493987 1532673695 1532673540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Competitive prices key in eliminating counterfeit parts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competitive-prices-key-in-eliminating-counterfeit-parts-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492370 1532414918 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739534_resized_automotivescaefflersparks07181022.jpg SPARKS FLY Confiscated bearings are taken to a smelter to be destroyed 511 287 PPC launches new, extended product range despite economic headwinds http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ppc-launches-new-extended-product-range-despite-economic-headwinds-2018-07-26 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Thu, 26 Jul 2018 15:04:00 +0200 493920 1532676658 1532610240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743113_resized_ppccement1022.jpg 511 287 Sappi to invest R7.7bn on Saiccor mill expansion, improvement initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-invest-r77bn-on-saiccor-mill-expansion-improvement-initiatives-2018-07-23 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:36:00 +0200 493351 1532414322 1532342160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742011_resized_alexthielsappiportraits0291022.jpg Sappi Southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel 511 287 Bell Equipment, Sanral MoU gives small contractors access to earthmovers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-equipment-sanral-mou-gives-small-contractors-access-to-earthmovers-2018-07-13 Schalk Burger ROADS / EMPOWERMENT Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:27:00 +0200 492617 1531477040 1531474020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fluor SA appoints new GM http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fluor-sa-appoints-new-gm-2018-07-09 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:29:00 +0200 492099 1531132391 1531132140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738959_resized_fluorsouthafricagmtolaniazeez1022.jpg Fluor South Africa GM Tolani Azeez 511 287 Africa expansion can boost local industry growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-expansion-can-boost-local-industry-growth-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490370 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734670_resized_warneripponalliedsteelrode06181022jpg.jpeg WARNE RIPPON Slow and steady is the name of the game for the future of the steel industry 511 287 Automation, technology integral to competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-steel-industry-should-adopt-automation-technology-to-remain-competitive-globally-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490621 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735307_resized_firstcutandrewpoole02181022.jpg ANDREW POOLE Automation relies on consumer confidence to make technology investment, even in tough markets 511 287 Growth potential of B grade steel in Africa evident http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-potential-of-b-grade-steel-in-africa-evident-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490277 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734506_resized_bsisteel130809duane1022jpg.jpeg OPTION B B grade steel can be a cost-saving method for non-essential construction 511 287 Hot dip galvanising offers significant cost savings, extends service life http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hot-dip-galvanising-offers-significant-cost-savings-extends-service-life-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490525 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New range of ZAP fasteners released http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-range-of-zap-fasteners-released-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490491 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Seifsa expects 1.7% expansion in local steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-expecting-16-expansion-in-local-steel-industry-and-engineering-industries-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490273 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734484_resized_michaelade20218duane1022jpg.jpeg MICHAEL ADE The local steel industry should look to new markets in the rest of Africa, given existing logistics constraints to servicing external markets 511 287 Steel a sustainable choice for building addition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-a-sustainable-choice-for-kaap-agri-building-addition-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490452 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734956_resized_rancorkaapagri06181022jpg.jpeg SUSTAINABLE BUILDING Rancor has completed the addition of the second floor to the Kaap Agri building in Paarl 511 287