Engineering News | SAISC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/saisc Sat, 22 Sep 2018 03:12:57 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Fiber laser available locally for steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fiber-laser-available-locally-for-steel-industry-2018-08-17 Tasneem Bulbulia SAISC Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494562 1534227766 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744649_resized_steelbloomberg0820181022.jpg INDUSTRY PROVIDER Bystronic offers the steel industry solutions for enhanced productivity 511 287 Resistance thermometer on offer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resistance-thermometer-on-offer-2018-08-17 Tasneem Bulbulia SAISC Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494577 1534227767 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744689_resized_instrotechthermometre0720181022.jpg MULTI-FACETED TNK resistance thermometers find application in shipbuilding, diesel engines, engine building, mechanical engineering, and power unit construction 511 287 Industry membership set to stimulate sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-membership-set-to-stimulate-sector-2018-08-17 Tasneem Bulbulia SAISC 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 Opportunities for growth, innovation for steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opportunities-for-growth-innovation-for-steel-2018-08-17 Tasneem Bulbulia SAISC Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494565 1534416893 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744662_resized_saiscsteelcontructionproject0820181022.jpg IT’S A CONSTRUCTION STEEL Owing to rapid urbanisation, there are a number of opportunities for steel construction that the industry can capitalise on 511 287 Industrial base growth will stimulate province’s steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-base-growth-will-stimulate-more-growth-in-steel-industry-2017-08-18 Victor Moolman SAISC Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460647 1502782666 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 LSFB expands into student accommodation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lsfb-expands-into-student-accommodation-2017-08-18 Victor Moolman SAISC Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460519 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Manufacturers on receiving end of weak economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturers-on-receiving-end-of-weak-economy-2017-08-18 Victor Moolman SAISC Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460655 1502782666 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668900_resized_saiscsteelblastfurnacebloomberg201708031022.jpg STEEL MANUFACTURING Steel manufacturers face the most damage from the weak economy 511 287 Modular buildings supplied to fire-damaged school http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/modular-buildings-supplied-to-fire-damaged-school-2017-08-18 Victor Moolman SAISC Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460648 1502782666 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Upstream and downstream industry has to work together http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upstream-and-downstream-industry-has-to-work-together-2017-08-18 Victor Moolman SAISC Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460650 1502782666 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668883_resized_afterlitecwarehouseinstallation102016magnet1022.jpg STEEL WAREHOUSES New warehouses across the country are being considered for the Steel Awards 511 287 Machines, tools prepare steel pipes for successful welding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/complementary-machines-and-tools-for-steel-pipe-construction-industry-easily-available-2017-08-18 Victor Moolman SAISC Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460706 1503041794 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669104_resized_dynaprepmdsf12infrontredtrapgrad1022.jpg PIPE CUTTING The cutters are capable of cutting pipes while out in the field 511 287 Act revised to apply tariffs on imported products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/act-revised-to-apply-tariffs-on-imported-products-2017-08-18 Victor Moolman SAISC Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460483 1503298475 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668506_resized_0001f3.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70268_2017-07-24_sawire_-_hd_web.mp420734189SAWA director Keith Campbell explains what the effect of the Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act will be on the industry. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. SAWA director Keith Campbell explains what the effect of the Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act will be on the industry. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Welding shares steel industry standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-shares-standards-sentiments-with-steel-industry-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke SAISC Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 434218 1479133095 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603441_resized_lindawijnbergerangelmthebulaandmichellewarmback102016saiw1022.jpeg EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING From the left, Wijnberger from In2Structure with Mthebula and Michelle Warmback from In2Structure 511 287 Investments required for positive growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investments-required-for-positive-growth-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke SAISC Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 434128 1479133096 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603235_resized_hydraarc1020161022.jpeg HYDRA ARC Offshore capital investment will reignite the mining industry and new independent power producer projects 511 287 Survival of steel construction industry top priority http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/survival-of-steel-construction-industry-top-priority-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke STEEL CONSTRUCTION Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433942 1479458446 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000602672_resized_2016steelawards102016saisc1022.jpeg 2016 STEEL AWARDS The yearly Saisc Steel Awards provide an excellent platform for members to network 511 287 Eastgate Shopping Centre wins Saisc Award 2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eastgate-shopping-centre-wins-saisc-award-2016-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke SAISC AWARDS Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 434126 1479458490 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603207_resized_eastgateshoppingcentre102016trevorcrighton1022.jpeg EASTGATE SHOPPING CENTRE The refurbishment project, completed last month, received the award from SAISC 511 287 Local LSFB market worth R1-billion yearly http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-lsfb-market-worth-r1-billion-yearly-2016-11-18 Simone Liedtke LIGHT STEEL FRAME BUILDING Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433790 1479458539 1479420000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000602332_resized_mallofafrica102016sasfa1022.jpeg MALL OF AFRICA PROJECT The latest large-scale project completed using LSF was the external walling of the 131 000 m2 floor area of the multibillion-rand Mall of Africa 511 287 Steel tube organisations merge under steel construction institute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-tube-organisations-merge-under-steel-construction-institute-2015-11-20 Kimberley Smuts SAISC Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391706 1447743268 1447970400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000487183_resized_saiscceopaolotrinchero1022.jpeg PAOLO TRINCHERO Many people are not aware that the Association of Steel Tube and Pipe Manufacturers and the Southern African Institute of Steel Construction have been working together over many years 511 287 Entries on a par with previous years despite tough times http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-awards-entries-on-par-with-previous-years-despite-tough-times-2015-11-20 Kimberley Smuts SAISC Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391756 1447743268 1447970400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000487247_resized_steelawardsoverallwinnerskaafrica251022.jpeg OVERALL WINNER The Square Kilometre Array Africa Radio Antenna Positioner was the overall winner of Steel Awards 2015, as well as the event's Tubular category 511 287 Draughting students shine at bridge building event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institutes-draughting-students-excel-at-civil-engineering-project-2015-11-20 Kimberley Smuts SAISC Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391764 1447743268 1447970400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Structural engineer cuts costs but retains skills amid harsh environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/structural-steelwork-manufacturer-cuts-costs-but-retains-skills-amid-harsh-construction-environment-2015-11-20 Kimberley Smuts SAISC Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391793 1447743268 1447970400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000487154_resized_tassengineeringnatalspruitbridgepic2dsc38521022.jpeg NATAL SPRUIT BRIDGE Tass Engineering is building an architectural bridge that is 32 m long, 3.5 m wide and 7.7 m high at its premises for a Natalspruit project, in Heidelberg 511 287 Light steel frame building no longer ‘alternative’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/light-steel-frame-building-no-longer-an-alternative-building-method-2015-11-20 Kimberley Smuts SAISC Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391771 1448007837 1447970400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000487191_resized_safsalightsteelframebuildingkfcumthata1022.jpeg KFC RESTAURANT IN UMTATA Several high-profile users, including the leading fast food chains in South Africa, are changing their building philosophy to include the rolling out of sustainable light steel frame building restaurants 511 287 Local content designation breakthrough for power line association http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-content-designation-breakthrough-for-power-line-association-2015-11-20 Kimberley Smuts SAISC Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391731 1448007867 1447970400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000487223_resized_directorpolasakobusdebeer0621022.jpeg KOBUS DE BEER Local content designation indicates government’s commitment to protect the jobs and capabilities in the steel industry 511 287 Institute absorbs other industry bodies to mitigate sector’s challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saisc-absorbs-other-industry-bodies-to-mitigate-sectors-challenges-2015-11-20 Kimberley Smuts SAISC Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0200 391709 1448007890 1447970400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000487127_resized_saisccapetownstadium1022.jpeg PROJECTS OF SUBSTANCE NEEDED The most important issue facing the steel construction today is the lack of meaningful projects 511 287 Light steel frame building industry increases steel consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/light-steel-frame-building-industry-increases-steel-consumption-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 350399 1416290940 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000368929_resized_lightsteelframebuildingsouthernafricanlightsteelframebuildingassociationresized.jpg ANNUAL GROWTH Light steel frame building is growing every year, particularly in multi-storey office and commercial buildings 511 287 Steel academy to provide training for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-academy-to-provide-training-to-industry-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 351401 1416290941 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000371598_resized_steelacademysouthernafricaninstituteofsteelconstructionresized.jpg PRACTICAL TRAINING Saisc’s plan is to include theoretical training and practical training under one umbrella in its steel academy 511 287 Power line industry supports power transmission plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-line-industry-supports-power-transmission-plans-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 350761 1416290940 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000369911_resized_garywhalleyresized.jpg GARY WHALLEY The power line industry supports Eskom’s power transmission plans in the short and medium term 511 287 Steel provider strengthens relationship with automotive industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-provider-strengthens-relationship-with-automotive-industry-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 351151 1416290941 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000370862_resized_hotrolledsteelbarsarcelormittalukrainemay2012resized.jpg HOT ROLLED BARS ArcelorMittal supplies hot rolled steel, pickled and oiled steel, cold rolled steel and electro galvanised steel to the automotive industry 511 287 Company launches mini cranes in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-mini-cranes-in-sa-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 351509 1416290941 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000371912_resized_maedaminicraneseaziaccessrentalresized.jpg MINI CRANE Maeda mini cranes boast accessibility and compact power 511 287 Technological advances reduce costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technological-advances-reduce-costs-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 350845 1416290940 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000370045_resized_factorysteelservicesalliedindustries1022.jpg FACTORY FLOOR Automation keeps Steel Services & Allied Industries at the forefront of technology and also makes it a leader in productivity 511 287 Australia still good playing ground for SA steel fabricators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/australia-still-good-playing-ground-for-sa-steel-fabricators-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 351428 1416479593 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000371662_resized_neelsvanniekerkresized.jpg NEELS VAN NIEKERK The yearly visit to Australia ensures effective exposure to a wider client audience 511 287 Multifunctional warehousing facility completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multifunctional-warehousing-facility-completed-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 350916 1416479640 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000370184_resized_warehouseconstructioncousinssteelinternationalresized.jpg SPACIOUS The Cousins Steel International engineering team was responsible for the design, fabrication, supply and erection of the superstructure, as well as for all the cladding, doors and louvres of the warehouse 511 287 Metal roofing industry body releases standard for cladding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metal-roofing-industry-body-releases-standard-for-cladding-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 350764 1416479714 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000369925_resized_metalroofingsouthernafricanmetalcladdingandroofingassociationresized.jpg CLADDING WORK Samcra is regulating the industry to benefit metal roofing professionals 511 287 South African skills evident at steel awards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-skills-evident-at-steel-awards-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 350377 1416479775 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000368836_resized_malapafossilexcavationsitecradleofhumankindresized.jpg PLEASING TO THE EYE South African architects and engineers have the ability to build aesthetic steel structures 511 287 Crane rail fastening system reduces wear and tear http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crane-rail-fastening-system-reduces-wear-and-tear-2014-11-21 Bruce Montiea SAISC Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0200 351219 1441893526 1416520800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000370999_resized_gantrailhornesouthafricaresized.jpg FASTENING SYSTEM Gantrail MK7 has been designed specifically for crane rail fastening applications in facilities that use cranes for their operations 511 287 ‘Buy local’ campaign to impede steel industry job losses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/buy-local-campaign-to-impede-steel-industry-job-losses-2013-11-22 Megan van Wyngaardt SAISC Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 311974 1384842717 1385071200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Saisc branches into the power line, metal cladding and roofing sectors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saisc-branches-into-the-power-line-metal-cladding-and-roofing-sectors-2013-11-22 Pimani Baloyi SAISC Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312290 1384842718 1385071200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Steel fabricators to remain competitive in Africa through turnkey solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-fabricators-to-remain-competitive-in-africa-through-turnkey-solutions-2013-11-22 Megan van Wyngaardt SAISC Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 311966 1384842718 1385071200 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 After 18 years of service, De Clercq retires from Saisc http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/after-18-years-of-service-hennie-de-clercq-retires-from-saisc-2013-11-22 Pimani Baloyi PEOPLE Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312297 1384853848 1385071200 99999999999 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