Engineering News | Metals Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/metals Mon, 20 Aug 2018 14:18:01 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Industry membership set to stimulate sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-membership-set-to-stimulate-sector-2018-08-17 Tasneem Bulbulia Metals Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494498 1534416874 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744462_resized_steelbeamsbloomberg0820171022.jpg UNDER PRESSURE The downstream steel sector is experiencing severe challenges 511 287 Trump says his steel tariffs will save the US industry – WSJ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trump-says-his-steel-tariffs-will-save-the-us-industry-wsj-2018-08-16 Reuters STEEL Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:06:00 +0200 495830 1534403295 1534403160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Two workers die at Dubai aluminium furnace, EGA says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-workers-die-at-dubai-aluminium-furnace-ega-says-2018-08-15 Reuters ALUMINIUM Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:28:00 +0200 495796 1534343343 1534343280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 China coal output hits lowest in years, but heatwave boosts power generation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-coal-output-hits-lowest-in-years-but-heatwave-boosts-power-generation-2018-08-14 Reuters COAL Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:36:00 +0200 495544 1534229035 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. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. IDC 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. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. 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 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 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 Solidarity unhappy with AMSA's wage offer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-unhappy-with-amsa-wage-offering-2018-07-24 Simone Liedtke METALS AND ENGINEERING Tue, 24 Jul 2018 12:03:00 +0200 493490 1532430059 1532426580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Steel and aluminum import tariffs a big concern for industry – Busa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-and-aluminum-import-tariffs-a-big-concern-for-industry-busa-2018-07-23 African News Agency MANUFACTURING Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:23:00 +0200 493345 1532351446 1532341380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 In Senegal, China's President Xi pledges stronger Africa ties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/in-senegal-chinas-president-xi-pledges-stronger-africa-ties-2018-07-23 Reuters TRADE Mon, 23 Jul 2018 08:46:00 +0200 493287 1532336256 1532328360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Trade war could knock 3% off global GDP – Bank of France study http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-war-could-knock-3-off-global-gdp-bank-of-france-study-2018-07-20 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:53:00 +0200 493160 1532071599 1532069580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AMSA’s shares rise on expectations of lower losses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsas-shares-rise-on-expectations-of-lower-losses-2018-07-19 Creamer Media Reporter STEEL Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:57:00 +0200 493049 1531995306 1531994220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EU to curb steel imports after Trump tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-to-curb-steel-imports-after-trump-tariffs-2018-07-18 Reuters STEEL Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:13:00 +0200 492906 1531916542 1531915980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Numsa lodges wage dispute with AMSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-lodges-wage-dispute-with-amsa-2018-07-17 African News Agency STEEL Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:42:00 +0200 492820 1531831468 1531831320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Davies concerned about extension of US tariffs to autos and auto parts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-concerned-about-extension-of-us-tariffs-to-autos-and-auto-parts-2018-07-16 African News Agency TRADE Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:58:00 +0200 492660 1531724821 1531724280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740218_resized_robdavies1022.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 China June aluminium, steel exports rise as trade row intensifies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-june-aluminium-steel-exports-rise-as-trade-row-intensifies-2018-07-13 Reuters STEEL Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:05:00 +0200 492595 1531469285 1531469100 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Compressed air dryer freezing the costs of energy consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compressed-air-drier-freezing-the-costs-of-energy-consumption-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Metals Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490842 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735783_resized_compressorsarticpcm07181022.jpg COOLER CUTTING COSTS The SPX Flow Busan compressed-air dryer is now available in South Africa 511 287 Shanghai rebar hits 10-month top as China's pollution fight intensifies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shanghai-rebar-hits-10-month-top-as-chinas-pollution-fight-intensifies-2018-07-12 Reuters STEEL Thu, 12 Jul 2018 15:27:00 +0200 492532 1531402137 1531402020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Switzerland launches WTO action over US steel, aluminium tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/switzerland-launches-wto-action-over-us-steel-aluminium-tariffs-2018-07-10 Reuters TRADE Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:56:00 +0200 492182 1531386029 1531212960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 US to initiate ‘exploratory talks’ on post-Agoa model at Washington forum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-to-initiate-exploratory-talks-on-post-agoa-model-as-washington-forum-2018-07-09 Terence Creamer TRADE Mon, 09 Jul 2018 16:50:00 +0200 492151 1531149538 1531147800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739048_resized_robertlighthizerbloomberg03181022.jpg US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer 511 287 Nissan admits to more testing misconduct for cars sold in Japan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nissan-admits-to-more-testing-misconduct-for-cars-sold-in-japan-2018-07-09 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 09 Jul 2018 15:15:00 +0200 492125 1531144489 1531142100 99999999999 Reuters 0 0