Engineering News | Metals Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/metals Tue, 19 Nov 2019 01:51:34 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Shanghai rebar extends rally as steel margins recover https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shanghai-rebar-extends-rally-as-steel-margins-recover-2019-11-18 Reuters STEEL Mon, 18 Nov 2019 16:24:00 +0200 538441 1574087605 1574087040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Fuel for rockets, Zeppelins points toward green heat solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-for-rockets-zeppelins-points-toward-green-heat-solution-2019-11-18 Bloomberg ENERGY Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:21:00 +0200 538321 1574087045 1574058060 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839174_resized_enelfusinahydrogenplantitalybloomberg1022.jpg The Enel Fusina hydrogen plant near Venice, Italy. 511 287 Modular installation systems fitted in abattoir https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/modular-installation-systems-fitted-in-chicken-abattoir-2019-11-15 Darren Parker Metals Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 536473 1573479725 1573768800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000834959_resized_maintenancerefurbishmentcrizettevandenberghhilti1020191022.jpg CRIZETTE VAN DEN BERGH The modular installation system is beneficial in terms of maintenance because of reduced downtime 511 287 Quality gratings can reduce maintenance and costs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-gratings-can-reduce-maintenance-and-costs-2019-11-15 Darren Parker Metals Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 536544 1573479726 1573768800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000835095_resized_maintenancerefurbishmentvitaclampswalkwaysvitalengineering1020191022.jpg GRATE JOB All products supplied by Vital Engineering are produced in compliance with local and international safety standards 511 287 Refurbished building boasts new materials https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/refurbished-building-boasts-new-materials-2019-11-15 Darren Parker Metals Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 536478 1573479725 1573768800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000835067_resized_maintenancerefurbishment155westexterior102019102.jpg NOT JUST A PRETTY FAÇADE The interior of the refurbished building includes upgraded safety features and improved facilities 511 287 Failing cities stymie South African bid to revive growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/failing-cities-stymie-south-african-bid-to-revive-growth-2019-11-14 Bloomberg ECONOMY Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:27:00 +0200 537938 1573714354 1573712820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Mergence acquires controlling stake in Lasercraft https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mergence-acquires-controlling-stake-in-lasercraft-2019-11-13 Marleny Arnoldi METAL Wed, 13 Nov 2019 15:41:00 +0200 537859 1573652574 1573652460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000838078_resized_cuttingedge1tr14lasercut1022.jpg 511 287 Anglo upbeat on bulk commodities performance; Kumba cuts sales guidance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anglo-upbeat-on-bulk-commodities-performance-kumba-cuts-sales-guidance-2019-11-12 Simone Liedtke IRON-ORE Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:40:00 +0200 537764 1573569145 1573555200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Inaugural Africa wire, cable and tube conference gets under way in Jhb https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-africa-wire-cable-and-tube-conference-gets-under-way-in-jhb-2019-11-12 Tasneem Bulbulia WIRE, TUBE AND CABLE Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:30:00 +0200 537763 1573566563 1573554600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000837887_resized_0013pkv1022.jpg Michael Finch 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/80606_2019-11-12_africa_wire_-_2.mp428837976CRU Wire and Cable head Michael Finch details the conference, and speaks briefly about the markets CRU Wire and Cable head Michael Finch details the conference, and speaks briefly about the markets Patel suggests AMSA sell Saldanha plant to avoid loss of industrial capacity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/patel-suggests-amsa-sell-saldanha-plant-to-avoid-loss-of-industrial-capacity-2019-11-12 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:22:00 +0200 537759 1573555209 1573554120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Iron-ore output to show modest growth to 2028 – Fitch Solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iron-ore-output-to-show-modest-growth-to-2028-fitch-solutions-2019-11-12 Marleny Arnoldi IRON-ORE Tue, 12 Nov 2019 10:42:00 +0200 537747 1573548229 1573548120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AMSA to put Saldanha Works on care and maintenance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-to-put-saldanha-works-on-care-and-maintenance-2019-11-11 Tasneem Bulbulia STEEL Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:54:00 +0200 537630 1573481607 1573462440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000837572_resized_arcelormittalsaldanhaworks410221113duane.jpg 511 287 AMSA's liquid steel production down 18% in September quarter https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsas-liquid-steel-production-down-18-in-september-quarter-2019-11-07 Creamer Media Reporter STEEL Thu, 07 Nov 2019 15:16:00 +0200 537406 1573135865 1573132560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Coca-Cola chooses plastic bottle collection over aluminium cans to cut carbon footprint https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-chooses-plastic-bottle-collection-over-aluminium-cans-to-cut-carbon-footprint-2019-11-07 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Thu, 07 Nov 2019 10:49:00 +0200 537330 1573116676 1573116540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 EU argues case against Trump's metal tariffs at WTO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-argues-case-against-trumps-metal-tariffs-at-wto-2019-11-05 Reuters STEEL Tue, 05 Nov 2019 09:31:00 +0200 537067 1572939214 1572939060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Antiplastic trend raising aluminium demand – Novelis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/antiplastic-trend-raising-aluminium-demand-novelis-2019-11-01 Reuters ALUMINIUM Fri, 01 Nov 2019 15:47:00 +0200 536884 1572617628 1572616020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 MSI launches welders' recruitment programme to boost job creation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/msi-launches-welders-recruitment-programme-to-boost-job-creation-2019-10-30 Yvonne Silaule JOB CREATION Wed, 30 Oct 2019 10:57:00 +0200 536557 1572427114 1572425820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global steel output falls 0.3% y/y in September https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-steel-output-falls-03-yy-in-september-2019-10-25 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Fri, 25 Oct 2019 15:25:00 +0200 536199 1572011971 1572009900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Metals sector in costly battle to turn green https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metals-sector-in-costly-battle-to-turn-green-2019-10-25 Reuters METALS/ENVIRONMENT Fri, 25 Oct 2019 14:21:00 +0200 536190 1572007610 1572006060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mining, metals companies partner with WEF on responsible sourcing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-metals-companies-partner-with-wef-on-responsible-sourcing-2019-10-25 Marleny Arnoldi RESPONSIBLE SOURCING Fri, 25 Oct 2019 12:23:00 +0200 536177 1572011843 1571998980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000834347_resized_drccobaltmine0318bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Correct use of consumables makes a good weld https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/correct-use-of-consumables-makes-a-good-weld-2019-10-25 Halima Frost Metals Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 534514 1571725213 1571954400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000831219_resized_stainlessuniqueweldingsswire10191022.jpg IMPORTANT ROLE The welding of stainless steel can be successfully achieved if the welder adheres to the industry rules and standards 511 287 Medium-term investment buoying stainless steel industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/medium-term-investment-buoying-stainless-steel-industry-2019-10-25 Halima Frost Metals Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 534259 1571725212 1571954400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000830606_resized_stainlessafriforesightcolumbusdylan10191022.jpg SPARKING INTEREST The stainless steel albeit somewhat stagnant offers a few sparks of investment interest 511 287 New membership structure set for stainless steel sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-membership-structure-set-for-stainless-steel-sector-2019-10-25 Halima Frost Metals Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 534136 1571725212 1571954400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000830334_resized_stainlesssassdasteelproduction10191022.jpg HOT TOPIC The restructuring of Sassda’s membership model aligns each member based on individual needs 511 287 Trio makes for steely supply https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trio-makes-for-steely-supply-2019-10-25 Halima Frost Metals Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 534369 1571725213 1571954400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000830840_resized_stainlessstalcorcoilbay10191022.jpg RECOIL The knock-on effects of local supply were seen across the project in costs and time saved 511 287 SA exporting jobs and importing goods, Lasher Tools warns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/human-capital-critical-part-of-economies-but-fairness-required-for-local-businesses-2019-10-25 Schalk Burger Hand tools Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 534212 1571725215 1571954400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Labour department to host iron, steel indaba https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/labour-department-to-host-iron-steel-indaba-2019-10-23 African News Agency METALS Wed, 23 Oct 2019 08:43:00 +0200 535835 1571813104 1571812980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Kumba lowers full-year sales guidance as sales to AMSA fall https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kumba-lowers-full-year-sales-guidance-as-sales-to-amsa-fall-2019-10-22 Tasneem Bulbulia IRON ORE; STEEL Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:48:00 +0200 535693 1571734800 1571734080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 French cement company sells promise of greener future in IPO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/french-cement-company-sells-promise-of-greener-future-in-ipo-2019-10-21 Bloomberg CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Mon, 21 Oct 2019 14:21:00 +0200 535607 1571660732 1571660460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Plastic bottles vs aluminium cans: who'll win the global water fight? https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastic-bottles-vs-aluminium-cans-wholl-win-the-global-water-fight-2019-10-17 Reuters PACKAGING Thu, 17 Oct 2019 08:41:00 +0200 535043 1571294728 1571294460 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Despite headwinds, global steel demand continues to grow https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/despite-headwinds-global-steel-demand-continues-to-grow-2019-10-15 Tasneem Bulbulia STEEL Tue, 15 Oct 2019 10:42:00 +0200 534759 1571133577 1571128920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 2019 Steel Awards showcases greater diversity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2019-steel-awards-showcases-greater-diversity-2019-10-11 Simone Liedtke STEEL AWARDS Fri, 11 Oct 2019 09:06:00 +0200 534500 1570778432 1570777560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 China's Chalco delays Boffa bauxite mine launch to 2020 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinas-chalco-delays-boffa-bauxite-mine-launch-to-2020-2019-10-10 Reuters BAUXITE Thu, 10 Oct 2019 11:32:00 +0200 534370 1570700089 1570699920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Incoming top EU climate official pledges to tax polluting imports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/incoming-top-eu-climate-official-pledges-to-tax-polluting-imports-2019-10-09 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Wed, 09 Oct 2019 11:15:00 +0200 534250 1570612609 1570612500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Insimbi achieves decent interim growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insimbi-achieves-decent-interim-growth-2019-10-08 Simone Liedtke METALS Tue, 08 Oct 2019 16:45:00 +0200 534183 1570546309 1570545900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Japan Oct-Dec crude steel output forecast to slip https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japan-oct-dec-crude-steel-output-forecast-to-slip-2019-10-08 Reuters STEEL Tue, 08 Oct 2019 14:55:00 +0200 534157 1570539407 1570539300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Outlook for wind energy in SA improving, despite headwinds https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/outlook-for-wind-energy-in-sa-improving-despite-headwinds-2019-10-04 Terence Creamer WIND ENERGY Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532609 1569927001 1570140000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000828714_resized_blowing.jpg 511 287 Robor goes into liquidation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/robor-goes-into-liquidation-2019-10-02 Creamer Media Reporter STEEL Wed, 02 Oct 2019 12:10:00 +0200 533513 1570025035 1570011000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000829013_resized_robor1302101022duane.jpg 511 287