Engineering News | Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/paper-plastics-packaging-printing Sat, 18 Aug 2018 08:05:41 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sappi shares fall on lower Q3 profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-shares-fall-on-lower-q3-profit-2018-08-13 Simone Liedtke PAPER / PULP / PACKAGING Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:48:00 +0200 495513 1534168308 1534168080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746583_resized_stevebinnie1022.jpg Sappi CEO Steve Binnie 511 287 Investments in paper business start paying off – Mpact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investments-in-paper-business-start-paying-off-mpact-2018-08-08 Anine Kilian PACKAGING Wed, 08 Aug 2018 15:16:00 +0200 495198 1533734740 1533734160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mondi declares €0.21 dividend on strong H1 performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-declares-021-dividend-on-strong-h1-performance-2018-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Fri, 03 Aug 2018 14:53:00 +0200 494821 1533301244 1533300780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sappi debuts on FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Top 30 index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-debuts-on-ftsejse-responsible-investment-top-30-index-2018-07-31 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:27:00 +0200 494376 1533047306 1533047220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Biodegradable polymer market value to grow to $1.7bn by 2023 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biodegradable-polymer-market-value-to-grow-to-17bn-by-2023-2018-07-27 Marleny Arnoldi BIODEGRADABLE PLASTIC Fri, 27 Jul 2018 11:57:00 +0200 494064 1532685627 1532685420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company completes reusable bins supply for new vehicle model http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/structural-foam-technology-moulding-in-the-automotive-industry-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492369 1532414918 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739989_resized_automotivekaymacbin07181022.jpg HOLDING IT TOGETHER Collapsible bins were produced to hold automotive parts 511 287 Sappi to invest R7.7bn on Saiccor mill expansion, improvement initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-invest-r77bn-on-saiccor-mill-expansion-improvement-initiatives-2018-07-23 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:36:00 +0200 493351 1532414322 1532342160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742011_resized_alexthielsappiportraits0291022.jpg Sappi Southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel 511 287 Entrenched player furthers provincial presence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entrenched-player-furthers-provincial-presence-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491871 1531809818 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738427_resized_irpengineeringplastics20620181022.jpg REGIONAL PROVIDER IRP Engineering Plastics locally manufactures conveyer components and engineers high-performance plastics at its KwaZulu-Natal operation 511 287 Sappi to build xylitol, furfural production demo plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-build-xylitol-furfural-production-demo-plant-2018-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter PULP & PAPER Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:51:00 +0200 492967 1531925651 1531925460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sappi to sponsor fellowship in global sustainability programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-sponsor-fellowship-in-global-sustainability-programme-2018-07-17 Marleny Arnoldi SUSTAINABILITY Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:55:00 +0200 492762 1531807178 1531752900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SARB launches commemorative Mandela notes, R5 coin for circulation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-launches-commemorative-mandela-notes-r5-coin-for-circulation-2018-07-13 Marleny Arnoldi CURRENCY Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:11:00 +0200 492650 1531491727 1531491060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740195_resized_sarbmandelanotesmoney072017marleny1022.jpg SARB commemorative notes to be circulated in July 511 287 Vacuum systems leak detection a first for Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leak-detection-technology-a-first-for-southern-africa-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491171 1531206494 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736485_resized_compressorsintegratedphoenix7191022.jpg FINDING THE SMALLEST LEAK The Leybold Phoenix Quadro leak detector can detect helium leaks 511 765 Plastics SA, CSIR discuss new tech at Innovation Forum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-sa-csir-discuss-new-tech-at-innovation-forum-2018-07-11 Marleny Arnoldi PLASTIC INNOVATION Wed, 11 Jul 2018 16:52:00 +0200 492397 1531320897 1531320720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739629_resized_csirpolymersandcomposites072018marleny1022.jpg CSIR polymers and composites 511 287 Voluntary PET recycling volumes to grow to 70% within four years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/voluntary-pet-recycling-volumes-to-grow-to-70-within-four-years-2018-07-10 Simone Liedtke RECYCLING & WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 10 Jul 2018 16:47:00 +0200 492274 1531234293 1531234020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739339_resized_petcoconference06181022dylan.jpg (Left to Right) Petco CEO Cheri Scholtz, CSIR principal researcher Dr Suzan Oelofse, Petco chairperson Dr Casper Durandt 511 287 SAGCC, partners aim to digitalise industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sagcc-german-partners-aim-to-digitalise-local-industries-2018-06-22 Melissa Zisengwe Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488910 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731988_resized_supplychain0618bloomberg10222.jpg NEW STANDARD There is a shift towards automation and digitalisation of supply chains 511 287 Order for 97 MW steam generation system received http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mhps-receives-order-for-97-mw-steam-generation-system-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488258 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729950_resized_steamturbinebloomberg06181022.jpg SYSTEM SUPPLY Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems will supply the core components such as the steam turbine and the generator 511 287 Mondi says completes acquisition of Egypt's NPP in Egypt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-says-completes-acquisition-of-egypts-npp-in-egypt-2018-06-21 African News Agency PAPER & PACKAGING Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:28:00 +0200 490362 1529562706 1529562480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Twinsaver opens Kliprivier plant, now largest tissue manufacturer in sub-Saharan Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/twinsaver-opens-kliprivier-plant-now-largest-tissue-manufacturer-in-sub-saharan-africa-2018-06-13 Creamer Media Reporter Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Thu, 14 Jun 2018 09:47:00 +0200 489580 1528963175 1528962420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733089_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74874_2018-06-15_rer492_cg.mp467748322Twinsaver opens Kliprivier plant, now largest tissue manufacturer in sub-Saharan Africa Twinsaver opens Kliprivier plant, now largest tissue manufacturer in sub-Saharan Africa Local manufacturing crucial for economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturing-crucial-for-economic-growth-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487369 1528177095 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727930_resized_kriskibble06181022.jpg KRIS KIBBLE IRP Engineering Plastics places a large focus on local manufacture and it is an issue that we as a company constantly reiterate to our market 511 287 Petco confident in South Africa’s PET recycling resilience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petco-confident-in-south-africas-pet-recycling-resilience-2018-06-07 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT & RECYCLING Thu, 07 Jun 2018 17:01:00 +0200 489140 1528440721 1528383660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731832_resized_petcoagmpetcochairpersondrcasperdurandt062018marleny1022.jpg Petco chairperson Dr Casper Durandt speaks at the Petco AGM 511 287 Nampak H1 profit up 10% y/y http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-h1-profit-up-10-yy-2018-05-30 Anine Kilian PACKAGING Wed, 30 May 2018 17:07:00 +0200 488232 1527693788 1527692820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Mondi Q1 performance strong despite maintenance shutdowns, challenging trading conditions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-q1-performance-strong-despite-maintenance-shutdowns-challenging-trading-conditions-2018-05-16 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Wed, 16 May 2018 12:00:00 +0200 486737 1526465448 1526464800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726473_resized_mondirichardsbaysouthafrica1022.jpg 511 287 Some inroads made after ten years of the Industrial Policy Action Plan - Davies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ten-years-of-the-industrial-policy-action-plan-makes-some-inroads-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Tue, 15 May 2018 08:28:00 +0200 486493 1526373031 1526365680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725887_resized_nissanrosslynmanufacturingplant2810091022duane.jpg 511 287 Sappi continues to invest in growth as Q2 performance beats expectations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-continues-to-invest-in-growth-as-q2-performance-beats-expectations-2018-05-14 Simone Liedtke PAPER & PULP Mon, 14 May 2018 16:33:00 +0200 486468 1526308605 1526308380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725833_resized_stevebinnie1022.jpg Sappi CEO Steve Binnie 511 287 Tetra Pak seeks to launch paper straws for portion-sized packages before year-end http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tetra-pak-seeks-to-launch-paper-straws-for-portion-sized-packages-before-year-end-2018-05-02 Marleny Arnoldi PACKAGING Wed, 02 May 2018 12:33:00 +0200 485341 1525257317 1525257180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mondi Group signs an agreement to acquire NPP in Egypt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-group-signs-an-agreement-to-acquire-npp-in-egypt-2018-05-01 African News Agency M&A Tue, 01 May 2018 18:58:00 +0200 485270 1525194462 1525193880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723036_resized_mondirichardsbaysouthafrica1022.jpg 511 287 Mondi to acquire Egyptian industrial bags producer for €23.7m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-to-acquire-egyptian-industrial-bags-producer-for-237m-2018-04-30 Simone Liedtke PAPER AND PULP Mon, 30 Apr 2018 09:06:00 +0200 485190 1525082049 1525071960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Consol reconsiders decision to relist on the JSE http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consol-reconsiders-decision-to-relist-on-the-jse-2018-04-25 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:42:00 +0200 484963 1524660344 1524660120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722289_resized_consolnigel2210221111duane.jpg 511 287 CSIR developing water treatment, biodegradable plastic solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-developing-water-treatment-biodegradable-plastic-solutions-2018-04-17 Anine Kilian TECHNOLOGY Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:25:00 +0200 484204 1523976726 1523975100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Consol IPO may raise up to $415m http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consol-ipo-may-raise-up-to-415m-2018-04-16 Reuters PACKAGING Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:41:00 +0200 483976 1523872387 1523871660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mpact opens expanded corrugated plant in PE http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-opens-expanded-corrugated-plant-in-pe-2018-04-11 Marleny Arnoldi PACKAGING UPGRADES Wed, 11 Apr 2018 16:18:00 +0200 483559 1523456525 1523456280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719303_resized_mpactlaunchpempactcorrugatedmdjohanstumpf0420181022.jpg Mpact Corrugated MD Johan Stumpf 511 287 Consol to relist on JSE; Ethiopia factory set for Q4 commissioning http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consol-to-relist-on-jse-ethiopia-factory-set-for-q4-commissioning-2018-04-05 Simone Liedtke PACKAGING Thu, 05 Apr 2018 10:08:00 +0200 482968 1522935584 1522915680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718014_resized_sab11022.jpg South African glass packaging manufacturer Consol plans to relist on the main board of the JSE 511 287 Polymer offering diversified into US beet sugar industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polymer-offering-diversified-into-us-beet-sugar-industry-2018-03-30 Tasneem Bulbulia Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480946 1522048525 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713720_resized_vesconitebearingshangerellipticalhangerbearingforsugarapplications02181022.jpg PROCESS SWEETENER The HiTemp 150 hanger bearing is an abrasive-resistant material, ideal for applications that are wearing on traditional materials such as bronze 511 287 Renewability driving forest and paper industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewability-driving-forest-and-paper-industry-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481243 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Lack of carton collection reduces recycling processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-carton-collection-reduces-recycling-processes-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481239 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Paper producer to upgrade Mpumalanga mill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-producer-to-upgrade-mpumalanga-mill-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481232 1522940405 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714678_resized_20180316sappi1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73503_2018-03-16_sappi_cg_-_hd_web.mp452768736SAPPI southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel explains what the company is doing and how the paper industry has changed. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. SAPPI southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel explains what the company is doing and how the paper industry has changed. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling.