Engineering News | Metals Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/metals Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:33:07 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Selloff in iron-ore to rubber in China as US trade war widens http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/selloff-in-iron-ore-to-rubber-in-china-as-us-trade-war-widens-2018-06-19 Reuters TRADE Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:54:00 +0200 490095 1529395902 1529394840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Thyssenkrupp boards working hard to get Tata Steel deal-staff memo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thyssenkrupp-boards-working-hard-to-get-tata-steel-deal-staff-memo-2018-06-18 Reuters STEEL Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:04:00 +0200 490072 1529332342 1529330640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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 Metals 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 Metals 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 Metals 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 Metals 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 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 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 Metals 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 WTO deputy chief advises EU caution in response to US tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wto-deputy-chief-advises-eu-caution-in-response-to-us-tariffs-2018-06-14 Reuters STEEL Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:28:00 +0200 489751 1528979575 1528979280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South African company develops new generation field kitchens for army http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-company-develops-new-generation-field-kitchens-for-army-2018-06-13 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:31:00 +0200 489604 1528897154 1528893060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732887_resized_fieldkitchen.jpg One of the new Desert Wolf field kitchens for the South African Army 511 287 Govt commits to saving jobs in steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-commits-to-saving-jobs-in-steel-industry-2018-06-13 African News Agency STEEL Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:26:00 +0200 489536 1528882516 1528871160 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732828_resized_highveldsteel206171022duane.jpg 511 287 Barloworld concludes sale of Iberian Equipment operations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-concludes-sale-of-iberian-equipment-operations-2018-06-12 Anine Kilian EQUIPMENT Tue, 12 Jun 2018 16:01:00 +0200 489491 1528813394 1528812060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China's Tsingshan mulls $1bn steel plant in Zimbabwe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinas-tsingshan-mulls-1bn-steel-plant-in-zimbabwe-2018-06-12 Reuters STEEL Tue, 12 Jun 2018 10:22:00 +0200 489451 1528792016 1528791720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 IMF's Lagarde says global economic outlook darkening by the day http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imfs-lagarde-says-global-economic-outlook-darkening-by-the-day-2018-06-12 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 12 Jun 2018 09:18:00 +0200 489431 1528788859 1528787880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732533_resized_christinelagarde1022reuters.jpg IMF MD Christine Lagarde 511 287 Germany sees no quick solution to trade row with US, open to talks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/germany-sees-no-quick-solution-to-trade-row-with-us-open-to-talks-2018-06-11 Reuters TRADE Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:38:00 +0200 489398 1528729528 1528727880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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 Metals 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 Metals 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 Metals Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487495 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 Metals 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 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 Metals 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 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 Metals 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 Tribunal confirms R40m settlement agreement with Cape Gate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-confirms-r40m-settlement-agreement-with-cape-gate-2018-06-07 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 07 Jun 2018 09:51:00 +0200 488990 1528363033 1528357860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 LME says plans to launch about 15 new contracts in January 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lme-says-plans-to-launch-about-15-new-contracts-in-january-2019-2018-06-07 Reuters METALS Thu, 07 Jun 2018 08:49:00 +0200 488982 1528363004 1528354140 99999999999 Reuters 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 EU initiates WTO case against US steel, aluminium tariffs – WTO official http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-initiates-wto-case-against-us-steel-aluminium-tariffs-wto-official-2018-06-01 Reuters TRADE Fri, 01 Jun 2018 15:52:00 +0200 488529 1527861820 1527861120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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 Metals 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 Metals Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:02:00 +0200 486913 1527518416 1527804120 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sector recovery affords new opportunities for banding company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-sector-recovery-affords-new-opportunities-for-banding-company-2018-06-01 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Metals Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486756 1527518416 1527804000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726522_resized_banditbisa05181022jpg.jpeg BUCKLING UP Bisa stainless steel products can be used for a variety of projects and are suitable for niche markets 511 287 South African steel companies urged to diversify markets in wake of US tariff setback http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-steel-companies-urged-to-diversify-markets-in-wake-of-us-tariff-setback-2018-05-31 Kim Cloete STEEL Thu, 31 May 2018 16:55:00 +0200 488401 1527844434 1527778500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730275_resized_ebrahimpatel111131022duanepreview.jpeg Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 Europe will give determined response to any US tariffs – Merkel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/europe-will-give-determined-response-to-any-us-tariffs-merkel-2018-05-31 Reuters STEEL Thu, 31 May 2018 14:11:00 +0200 488350 1527768765 1527768660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Cape Town Iron and Steel Works officially opened http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cisco-reopening-2018-05-30 Kim Cloete STEEL Wed, 30 May 2018 22:00:00 +0200 488228 1527752712 1527710400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729924_resized_ciscoopeningebrahimpatelanddagistanturanli3005181022.jpg Economic Development Minister and DHT president Dagistan Turanli at the Cisco plant opening 511 287 Macron calls for complete overhaul of world trade rules, WTO reform http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/macron-calls-for-complete-overhaul-of-world-trade-rules-wto-reform-2018-05-30 Reuters TRADE Wed, 30 May 2018 16:20:00 +0200 488220 1527690058 1527690000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Patel to reopen Cape Town Iron and Steel Works plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/patel-to-reopen-cape-town-iron-and-steel-works-plant-2018-05-29 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Tue, 29 May 2018 16:03:00 +0200 488069 1527602780 1527602580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729480_resized_economicdevelopmentministerebrahimpatel1022.jpg Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 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 Insimbi achieves higher revenue, gross profit in FY18 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insimbi-follows-significant-growth-trend-in-fy201718-2018-05-29 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Tue, 29 May 2018 14:20:00 +0200 488026 1528117000 1527596400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Canada initiates dumping inquiry into steel imports from China, Vietnam and South Korea http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/canada-initiates-dumping-inquiry-into-steel-imports-from-china-vietnam-and-south-korea-2018-05-29 Reuters STEEL Tue, 29 May 2018 08:54:00 +0200 487958 1527579208 1527576840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0