Engineering News | Materials & Equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/materials Tue, 20 Nov 2018 23:26:05 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Barloworld mulls adding another Cat business; cuts 1 000 auto jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-mulls-adding-another-cat-business-cuts-1-000-auto-jobs-2018-11-19 Irma Venter EQUIPMENT & LOGISTICS Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:51:00 +0200 505133 1542637616 1542635460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767215_resized_barloworlddominicsewela21022.jpg Dominic Sewela 511 287 Improved performance drives Sephaku’s H1 earnings higher http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-performance-drives-sephakus-h1-earnings-higher-2018-11-13 Simone Liedtke INDUSTRIAL MATERIALS Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:45:00 +0200 504609 1542116792 1542116700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Dangote is said to express interest in Kenyan cement firm ARM http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dangote-is-said-to-express-interest-in-kenyan-cement-firm-arm-2018-11-08 Bloomberg CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Thu, 08 Nov 2018 16:13:00 +0200 504261 1541686506 1541686380 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Allied Steelrode launches second stretcher leveller to meet growing demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/allied-steelrode-launches-second-stretcher-leveller-to-meet-growing-demand-2018-11-08 Simone Liedtke STEEL Thu, 08 Nov 2018 16:05:00 +0200 504256 1541687797 1541685900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765379_resized_alliedsteelrodestrechingmachine11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76698_2018-11-08_allied_steelrode_-_hd_web.mp425302508Allied Steelrode executive director Warne Rippon and group CE Arun Chadha speak to Engineering News Online about the company’s most recent purchase, a second stretcher leveler, as well as some of the company’s corporate social investments in the Midvaal area. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Allied Steelrode executive director Warne Rippon and group CE Arun Chadha speak to Engineering News Online about the company’s most recent purchase, a second stretcher leveler, as well as some of the company’s corporate social investments in the Midvaal area. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Master Drilling diversifies, expands through new JV in Italy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/master-drilling-diversifies-expands-through-new-jv-in-italy-2018-11-05 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING TECHNOLOGY Mon, 05 Nov 2018 16:10:00 +0200 503778 1541427438 1541427000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lightweight window cleaner developed for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lightweight-window-cleaner-developed-for-industry-2018-11-02 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502081 1540884147 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760904_resized_indcleaningkarcherwvp1011181022.jpg BETTER SQUEEGEE The handheld steam and vacuum window washer is available from Kärcher 511 287 Bitumen supplier concerned about slowdown in road construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bitumen-supplier-concerned-about-slowdown-in-road-construction-2018-11-02 Irma Venter ROADS Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501778 1541067133 1541109600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Afrimat prospers in H1, despite tough economic environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrimat-prospers-in-h1-despite-tough-economic-environment-2018-11-01 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS/BULK COMMODITIES Thu, 01 Nov 2018 16:38:00 +0200 503548 1541083771 1541083080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AMSA reports rise in Q3 sales and output http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-reports-rise-in-q3-sales-and-output-2018-11-01 Terence Creamer STEEL Thu, 01 Nov 2018 08:55:00 +0200 503410 1541055872 1541055300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763653_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1810221113duane.jpg 511 287 Raubex rightsizes road rehab division as lower Sanral work volumes bite http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/raubex-rightsizes-road-rehab-division-as-lower-sanral-work-volumes-bite-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Mon, 29 Oct 2018 12:00:00 +0200 503082 1540896417 1540807200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 LafargeHolcim cuts full-year earnings forecast as costs bite http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lafargeholcim-cuts-full-year-earnings-forecast-as-costs-bite-2018-10-26 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Fri, 26 Oct 2018 08:49:00 +0200 502924 1540536761 1540536540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Company offers consultation on stainless steel grade use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-company-offers-consultations-on-stainless-steel-grade-use-2018-10-26 Thabi Madiba Materials & Equipment Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501545 1540218016 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759984_resized_stainlesssteelhiltisatrainingservice121020181022.jpg ON IT Hilti SA practitioner prepares for anchor installer training 511 287 South Africa welcomes product exclusion for some steel, aluminium products from Section 232 duties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-welcomes-product-exclusion-for-some-steel-aluminium-products-from-section-232-duties-2018-10-24 Simone Liedtke STEEL / ALUMINIUM Wed, 24 Oct 2018 11:13:00 +0200 502657 1540372529 1540372380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Reduce and reuse raw materials to slash waste and emissions, UN and think-tanks urge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reduce-and-reuse-raw-materials-to-slash-waste-and-emissions-un-and-think-tanks-urge-2018-10-23 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Tue, 23 Oct 2018 08:34:00 +0200 502461 1540277428 1540276440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Kenya's ARM Cement's administrator proposes to keep company running http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyas-arm-cements-administrator-proposes-to-keep-company-running-2018-10-22 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:51:00 +0200 502402 1540211100 1540205460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sanral’s strategy, transformation policy ready for Cabinet approval http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanrals-strategy-transformation-policy-ready-for-cabinet-approval-2018-11-22 Irma Venter ROADS Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:14:00 +0200 502369 1540218344 1540199640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761487_resized_r510upgradesanral1022.jpg RULES OF THE RING Heavyweight contractors are not to box in the lightweight category, warns Sanral 511 287 Sanral, Wirtgen SA sign MoU to collaborate on construction development goals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-wirtgen-sa-sign-mou-to-collaborate-on-construction-development-goals-2018-10-19 Marleny Arnoldi ROADS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:22:00 +0200 502327 1539959307 1539958920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761421_resized_wirtgenroadandmineraltechnologieskaltfraese0220181022.jpg 511 287 Carrots could be key to making greener buildings, say researchers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carrots-could-be-key-to-making-greener-buildings-say-researchers-2018-10-19 Reuters CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:58:00 +0200 502317 1539955344 1539953880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Steel Awards showcase resilience, workmanship in South African steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-awards-showcase-resilience-workmanship-in-south-african-steel-industry-2018-10-12 Simone Liedtke STEEL Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:19:00 +0200 501707 1539586199 1539350340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760196_resized_steelsouthafricaninstituteforsteelconstructionsteelawards102018saisc1022.jpg 511 287 Seifsa president points to ‘signs of green shoots' for metals sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-president-points-to-signs-of-green-shoots-for-metals-sector-2018-10-12 Terence Creamer METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:40:00 +0200 501699 1539348448 1539348000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760171_resized_manufactuirngmetso100809duaneonlineen.jpeg 511 287 Technicrete celebrating half century this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/celebrating-a-half-a-century-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500065 1539006443 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757133_resized_constructiontechnecretedekwerk10181022.jpg HITTING THE DECK Deckwerk blocks and paving are one of Technicretes longest standing offerings 511 287 New bitumen binding application introduced http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-new-bitumen-binding-application-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499823 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756576_resized_constructioncolasmogale1018102323.jpg PAVING THE WAY The single truck needed to apply the Colbifibre 511 287 Company offers new range of equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-new-range-of-equipment-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499757 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756441_resized_constructionhireitkwagga10181022.jpg EARNING ITS STRIPES The Kwagga range of industrial-grade heavy duty equipment 511 287 Cranes used for heavy lifting on N2 upgrade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cranes-used-for-heavy-lifting-on-n2-upgrade-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500078 1539006443 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757166_resized_constructionconcordbridge10181022.jpg HIGHER FOR HIRE Concord’s cranes helped erect the 30-metre-long 52 t bridge 511 287 Industry 4.0 in readymix industry still a way off, says association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-40-in-readymix-industry-still-a-way-off-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499984 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756964_resized_constructionsarmachute10181022.jpg CHUTING FOR PERFECTION A high-grade mix is poured into the foundation through a chute system attached to the readymix truck 511 287 New pop rivet tool for construction sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-pop-rivet-tool-for-construction-sector-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500082 1539006443 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757173_resized_constructionmilwaukeeupat10181022.jpg RIVETING PRODUCT The new pop rivet tool alleviates problems commonly experienced with hand-held rivets 511 287 Foam-based spray prevents spread of fire http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/foam-based-spray-prevents-spread-of-fire-2018-10-12 Halima Frost Materials & Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499987 1539700394 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756973_resized_constructionhiltispray10181022.jpg AT FAÇADE VALUE The easily sprayable coating is applied to gaps left in the façade 511 287 Group Five announces R1.43bn loss, Teixeira resigns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-announces-r143-billion-loss-teixeira-resigns-2018-10-02 Irma Venter CONSTRUCTION Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:17:00 +0200 500376 1538643818 1538486220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757789_resized_christinateixeira21111duane10223.jpg Cristina Teixeira 511 287 Uganda to join transparency programme as it seeks mining investors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-to-join-transparency-programme-as-it-seeks-mining-investors-2018-10-02 Bloomberg CONFLICT MINERALS Tue, 02 Oct 2018 15:00:00 +0200 500373 1538485365 1538485200 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Company diversifies aluminium offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-diversifies-aluminium-offering-2018-09-28 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Materials & Equipment Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498930 1537859690 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754667_resized_stalcoracp09181022jpg.jpeg DESIGN VERSATILITY The aluminium composite material panels allow for versatile facade designs 511 287 Company minimising height-access difficulties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trusted-rope-access-company-minimising-height-access-difficulties-2018-09-28 Thabi Madiba Materials & Equipment Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498885 1538120400 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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