Engineering News | Metals & Engineering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/metals-1 Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:08:30 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 PIC foresees great opportunity in investing in early stage tech-driven companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-foresees-great-opportunity-in-investing-in-early-stage-tech-driven-companies-2018-09-14 Kim Cloete INVESTMENT Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:30:00 +0200 498777 1536922665 1536917400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 India's steel minister wants import duty on coking coal scrapped http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indias-steel-minister-wants-import-duty-on-coking-coal-scrapped-2018-09-13 Reuters STEEL Thu, 13 Sep 2018 10:16:00 +0200 498599 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+0200 497019 1535464460 1535462820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Crude steel production, capacity utilisation ratio increase y/y in July http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crude-steel-production-capacity-utilisation-ratio-increase-yy-in-july-2018-08-27 Marleny Arnoldi CRUDE STEEL Mon, 27 Aug 2018 16:28:00 +0200 496906 1535380175 1535380080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ghana opposition seeks IMF view on $2bn Chinese Bauxite deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ghana-opposition-seeks-imf-view-on-2bn-chinese-bauxite-deal-2018-08-24 Reuters BAUXITE Fri, 24 Aug 2018 09:02:00 +0200 496701 1535094344 1535094120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 US poultry industry to urge retaliation if South Africa ends quota http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-poultry-industry-to-urge-retaliation-if-south-africa-ends-quota-2018-08-22 Reuters TRADE Wed, 22 Aug 2018 11:27:00 +0200 496391 1534930137 1534930020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Turkey initiates WTO dispute complaint over additional US 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1534228560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 India's Tata Steel Q1 profit more than doubles, lags forecasts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indias-tata-steel-q1-profit-more-than-doubles-lags-forecasts-2018-08-13 Reuters STEEL Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:09:00 +0200 495519 1534169453 1534169340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Solidarity reaches wage agreement with AMSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-reaches-wage-agreement-with-amsa-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Wed, 08 Aug 2018 09:02:00 +0200 495149 1534139989 1533711720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mathe Group ups tyre processing by 35%, grows steel exports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mathe-group-ups-tyre-processing-by-35-grows-steel-exports-2018-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY & RECYCLING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:31:00 +0200 495064 1533645465 1533645060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745787_resized_mathegroupsteelforexport20181022.jpg 511 287 Steel mills in China's Hebei cut output due to power shortage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-mills-in-chinas-hebei-cut-output-due-to-power-shortage-2018-08-06 Reuters STEEL Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:16:00 +0200 494912 1533559068 1533557760 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom pilots incentive designed to claw back 5 TWh of energy-intensive demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-pilots-incentive-designed-to-claw-back-5-twh-of-energy-intensive-demand-2018-08-06 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:05:00 +0200 494906 1533559207 1533557100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745417_resized_powerlines10312duaneonlineen.jpeg 511 287 Japan steelmakers shrug off US tariffs in earnings but warn on automobile duties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japan-steelmakers-shrug-off-us-tariffs-in-earnings-but-warn-on-automobile-duties-2018-08-02 Reuters STEEL Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:56:00 +0200 494675 1533215901 1533214560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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, 02 Aug 2018 11:04:00 +0200 488772 1533208890 1533200640 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 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 AMSA swings to H1 profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-swings-to-h1-profit-2018-08-01 Reuters STEEL Wed, 01 Aug 2018 08:59:00 +0200 494406 1533106991 1533106740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744262_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks1210221113duane.jpg 511 287 IDC open to ‘all options’ for turning around Foskor as impairments surge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/idc-open-to-all-options-for-turning-around-foskor-as-impairments-surge-2018-07-31 Terence Creamer DEVELOPMENT FINANCE Tue, 31 Jul 2018 14:01:00 +0200 494347 1533119555 1533038460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744132_resized_idcceogeoffreyqhena0718dylan1022.jpg IDC CEO Geoffrey Qhena 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75507_2018-08-01_idc_-_hd_web.mp469272656IDC CFO Nonkululeko Dlamini and CEO Geoffrey Qhena discuss the rise in impairments in the 2018 financial year, while IDC chairperson Busisiwe Mabuza outlines the need for policy certainty. 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Turkish steel makers eye exports to West Africa amid US tariff setbacks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turkish-steel-makers-eye-exports-to-west-africa-amid-us-tariff-setbacks-2018-07-31 Reuters STEEL Tue, 31 Jul 2018 08:35:00 +0200 494280 1533031361 1533018900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Hulamin sells well despite US import tariffs, decreased trade with China http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hulamin-sells-well-despite-us-import-tariffs-decreased-trade-with-china-2018-07-30 Marleny Arnoldi ALUMINIUM Mon, 30 Jul 2018 11:10:00 +0200 494167 1532941950 1532941800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743669_resized_richardjacobimg41161022.jpg Hulamin CEO Richard Jacob 511 287 Chinese investors plan $10bn metallurgical complex in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinese-investors-plan-10bn-metallurgical-complex-in-south-africa-2018-07-27 Reuters INVESTMENT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 14:25:00 +0200 494084 1532696384 1532694300 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 Metals & Engineering 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 D2M system grows its Plascon Acryline range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/d2m-system-grows-current-plascon-acryline-range-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492342 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739475_resized_automotivekansaiplasconrainbow07181022.jpg A RAINBOW OF COLOURS Kansai Plascon’s D2M range is available in thousands of different hues 511 287 Global steel output jumps in H1 as strong margins tempt mills to ramp up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-steel-output-jumps-in-h1-as-strong-margins-tempt-mills-to-ramp-up-2018-07-26 Reuters STEEL Thu, 26 Jul 2018 15:09:00 +0200 493922 1532610674 1532610540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 WTO chief sees trade war ending in political talks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wto-chief-sees-trade-war-ending-in-political-talks-2018-07-26 Reuters TRADE Thu, 26 Jul 2018 10:56:00 +0200 493846 1532597913 1532595360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South Africa 'collateral damage' in US-led global trading war – Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-collateral-damage-in-us-led-global-trading-war-davies-2018-07-25 African News Agency TRADE Wed, 25 Jul 2018 14:31:00 +0200 493726 1532524660 1532521860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742691_resized_shipping1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Hulamin H1 earnings decline further amid US steel tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hulamin-h1-earnings-decline-further-amid-us-steel-tariffs-2018-07-25 African News Agency STEEL Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:51:00 +0200 493609 1532506822 1532505060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742527_resized_aluminiumnampakbevcancans1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287