Engineering News | Steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/steel Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:27:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Niche focussed business supplying a comprehensive range of fluid control systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/niche-focussed-business-supplying-a-comprehensive-range-of-fluid-control-systems-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:23:00 +0200 491517 1530865385 1530865380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737606_resized_macfluidbeam1022.jpg 511 287 Manufacturing and adding value to the highest quality special steels http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-and-adding-value-to-the-highest-quality-special-steels-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:23:00 +0200 491512 1530865424 1530865380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737591_resized_macspsteelbeam1022.jpg 511 287 Southern Africa’s leading steel merchandiser and distributor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/southern-africas-leading-steel-merchandiser-and-distributor-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:22:00 +0200 491508 1530865356 1530865320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737582_resized_mactradebeam1022.jpg 511 287 Africa expansion can boost local industry growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-expansion-can-boost-local-industry-growth-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490370 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734670_resized_warneripponalliedsteelrode06181022jpg.jpeg WARNE RIPPON Slow and steady is the name of the game for the future of the steel industry 511 287 Automation, technology integral to competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-steel-industry-should-adopt-automation-technology-to-remain-competitive-globally-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490621 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735307_resized_firstcutandrewpoole02181022.jpg ANDREW POOLE Automation relies on consumer confidence to make technology investment, even in tough markets 511 287 Growth potential of B grade steel in Africa evident http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-potential-of-b-grade-steel-in-africa-evident-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490277 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734506_resized_bsisteel130809duane1022jpg.jpeg OPTION B B grade steel can be a cost-saving method for non-essential construction 511 287 Hot dip galvanising offers significant cost savings, extends service life http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hot-dip-galvanising-offers-significant-cost-savings-extends-service-life-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490525 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New division to focus on diversification, innovation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-division-to-focus-on-diversification-innovation-2018-06-20 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490274 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734481_resized_andrewvangoolfabcon06181022jpg.jpeg Andrew van Gool Fabcon Steel will focus on innovation, with its new division focused on specialised products 511 287 New range of ZAP fasteners released http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-range-of-zap-fasteners-released-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490491 1530541317 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Seifsa expects 1.7% expansion in local steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-expecting-16-expansion-in-local-steel-industry-and-engineering-industries-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490273 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734484_resized_michaelade20218duane1022jpg.jpeg MICHAEL ADE The local steel industry should look to new markets in the rest of Africa, given existing logistics constraints to servicing external markets 511 287 Steel a sustainable choice for building addition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-a-sustainable-choice-for-kaap-agri-building-addition-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490452 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734956_resized_rancorkaapagri06181022jpg.jpeg SUSTAINABLE BUILDING Rancor has completed the addition of the second floor to the Kaap Agri building in Paarl 511 287 Leading distributor and processor of application specific steels http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leading-distributor-and-processor-of-application-specific-steels-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491509 1530607751 1530828000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737585_resized_macvrnbeam1022.jpg 511 287 Precision processing of coils and flat sheets to the highest international standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/precision-processing-of-coils-and-flat-sheets-to-the-highest-international-standards-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491510 1530607870 1530828000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737588_resized_maccoilbeam1022.jpg 511 287 Roofing and cold formed sections specialists: Covering Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roofing-and-cold-formed-sections-specialists-covering-africa-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491513 1530608011 1530828000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737597_resized_macroofbeam1022.jpg 511 287 A leading producer of welded structural tube and pipe to world class quality standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-leading-producer-of-welded-structural-tube-and-pipe-to-world-class-quality-standards-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491514 1530608128 1530828000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737600_resized_mactradebeam11022.jpg 511 287 Trading the most comprehensive range of steel products and value added steel services to ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trading-the-most-comprehensive-range-of-steel-products-and-value-added-steel-services-to-sub-saharan-and-global-markets-2018-07-06 Creamer Media Reporter Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491515 1530608194 1530828000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737603_resized_macexportsbeam1022.jpg 511 287 Alternative solution for composite construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternative-solution-ensures-ease-of-composite-construction-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Steel Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490528 1530782744 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735102_resized_hiltihvb06181022jpg.jpeg WELD FREE The Hilti X-HVB shear connector system does not require welding 511 287 Development programme encourages economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/development-programme-encourages-economic-growth-2018-02-14 Paige Müller Steel Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478246 1519654877 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707349_resized_macsteelbuilding1022.jpg USIZO DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME The Usizo development programme, spearheaded by Macsteel, has led to an injection of R50-million into the South African economy 511 287 Mini mills embraced by the steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mini-mills-embraced-by-the-south-african-steel-industry-2018-02-13 Paige Müller Steel Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478077 1519654877 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706978_resized_smsgroupshaganggroupminimill021810221.jpg MINI MILLS The mills are especially useful in developing countries because they are less energy intensive and require a much smaller upstart capital investment 511 287 Progressive partnership forged in steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/progressive-partnership-forged-in-steel-2018-02-15 Paige Müller Steel Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478376 1519654878 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707671_resized_alliedsteelrodebbd021810221.jpg MONIKA PRETORIUS, ARUN CHADHA AND GWEN MAHUMA Allied Steelrode and BBD Steel Suppliers have formed a lucrative partnership 511 287 Rapid adoption of automation critical for local steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rapid-adoption-of-automation-critical-for-local-steel-industry-2018-02-16 Paige Müller Steel Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478505 1519654878 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708042_resized_firstcutandrewpoole021810223.jpg ANDREW POOLE The South African steel industry must keep up with Industry 4.0 automation trends to remain competitive in the global market 511 287 Steel manufacturer manages processing upgrades despite hostile industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-manufacturer-manages-processing-upgrades-despite-hostile-industry-2018-03-01 Paige Müller Steel Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479918 1520402742 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711164_resized_augustasteel140713duane1022.jpg SUPPORT LOCAL STEEL Local steel industry has been made to compete with cheap imports, rising production and labour costs, as well as stagnant economic growth 511 287 Composite repair systems an alternative to welding and most steel repairs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/composite-repair-systems-an-alternative-to-welding-and-most-steel-repairs-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Steel Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:47:00 +0200 456102 1503474422 1499784420 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658381_resized_sheaveshowdown2017groupline1022.jpg SHEAVE SHOWDOWN Spokes on a sheave wheel had cracked, and Armasteel was used to replace the spokes 511 287 Automation pivotal to steel industry’s future http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-pivotal-for-steel-industrys-future-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Steel Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456389 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Digitalisation evolution, not revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-evolution-not-revolution-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Steel Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456398 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659099_resized_digitalsales2017smsgroup1022.jpg DIGITAL SALES Electronic spare parts catalogue in an eService module, which would be used by sales departments as digital tools to facilitate pricing and delivery transparency 511 287 Domestic steel demand forecast to grow despite industry challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/domestic-steel-demand-forecast-to-grow-despite-industry-challenges-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Steel Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456244 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Locally produced engineering steel declining http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/locally-produced-engineering-steel-declining-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Steel Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456065 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658133_resized_highprofile2017specialsteels1022.jpg HIGH PROFILE Hydraulic cyclinder components being cut from a 300 mm carbon steel plate at Special Steels 511 287 Steel remains invaluable commodity, despite decline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-remains-invaluable-commodity-despite-decline-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Steel Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456263 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658599_resized_dynamicautomation2017elquipsolutions1022.jpg DYNAMIC AUTOMATION Tooling and machinery company Elquip Solutions’ dynamic bandsaw, the Behringer HBE 312 511 287 Tight market conditions put demand for LSFB under pressure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tight-market-conditions-put-demand-for-lsfb-under-pressure-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Steel Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456294 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658660_resized_curvesdateunknownsasfa1022.jpg A 12-storey office block in Summit Place, Pretoria. The building’s external façade consists of light steel frame 511 287 Steel-related products’ safety emphasised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-emphasises-safety-of-steel-related-products-2017-03-03 Marleny Arnoldi Steel Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443337 1488204607 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626929_resized_vitalengineeringjuly2016gratingsandhandrailingatmedupifinalappreducedjpg1022.jpg MEDUPI POWER STATION Vital Engineering supplied grating and hand railing products for the Medupi power station 511 287 Sasfa marks ten years of LSFB developments in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasfa-marks-ten-years-of-light-steel-frame-building-developments-in-south-africa-2017-03-03 Marleny Arnoldi Steel Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442998 1488204606 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000625878_resized_johnbarnardsasfasteel2017jpg1022.jpg JOHN BARNARD The light steel frame building industry continues to grow even in trying times 511 287 Automation a game changer in fourth industrial revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-a-game-changer-in-fourth-industrial-revolution-2017-03-03 Marleny Arnoldi Steel Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443270 1488204607 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626837_resized_firstcutfebruary2017bystronicmobilebendingcelljpg1022.jpg BYSTRONIC MOBILE BENDING CELL Automated, multi-shift operation with the minimum staffing requirement is possible 511 287 Projected sector growth to provide relief for steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/projected-sector-growth-to-provide-relief-for-steel-industry-2017-03-03 Marleny Arnoldi Steel Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443001 1488204606 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Call for entries for Steel Awards 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/call-for-entries-for-steel-awards-2017-2017-03-03 Marleny Arnoldi Steel Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443098 1488204607 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626273_resized_eastgatesteelawards20161022.jpg EASTGATE SHOPPING CENTRE The overall winner in 2016 was the Eastgate phase two redevelopment 511 287 Solidarity protects local steel industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-protects-local-steel-industry-2017-03-03 Marleny Arnoldi Steel Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442994 1488204606 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000625870_resized_solidaritydomesticsteel0220171022.jpg SAVE OUR STEEL Solidarity emphasises the importance of the local steel industry to be protected by policy 511 287 Modernisation allows for entry into new markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/modernisation-in-steel-industry-allows-for-entry-into-new-markets-2017-03-03 Marleny Arnoldi Steel Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443158 1488358734 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626375_resized_controlofrollingmillsmsgroup0220171022.jpg ROLLING MILL As part of its modernisation, SMS Group's rolling mill improves production lines and efficiency 511 287 New earth roll conveyor for stainless steel recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-earth-roll-conveyor-for-stainless-steel-recovery-2016-07-01 Robyn Wilkinson Steel Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 416405 1467039099 1467324000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Light steel frame building advantageous for the SADC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/light-steel-frame-building-advantageous-for-the-sadc-2016-07-01 Robyn Wilkinson Steel Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 416402 1467039099 1467324000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000558752_resized_swazi71022.jpg LIGHT STEEL FRAME BUILDING LSFB methods allowed for the construction of an out-patient hospital without interfering with the operations of the neighbouring main hospital 511 287