Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Sat, 27 Aug 2016 15:22:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Francophone Africa seen as untapped market for South African firms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/francophone-africa-untapped-market-for-s-africa-forum-to-strengthen-regional-ties-2016-08-26 Mia Breytenbach TRADE Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424293 1471932878 1472162400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Gas company able to remotely monitor customer sites http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-company-able-to-remotely-monitor-customer-sites-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423778 1471932875 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578272_resized_shutterstock138247598750x5001022.jpg DELIVER US FROM OUTDATED TECH A natural gas supplier approached Abacus to design a system that would facilitate gas delivery 511 287 Greater awareness of SA gas installation regulations needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greater-awareness-of-south-african-gas-installation-regulations-needed-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423798 1471932876 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578167_resized_gasheliummriphillipsnetherlands05201611022.jpeg SAFETY FIRST Anyone that works with gas installations needs to be a registered gas practitioner with the South African Qualification and Certification Committee for Gas 511 287 Image processing system upgraded http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/image-processing-system-upgraded-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423793 1471932876 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578239_resized_fq2screenenpressimageblanc51022.jpg ALL SEEING EYE The Vision FH high-speed camera can capture highly sensitive, high-resolution images 511 287 New features available for battery-powered water meter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-features-available-for-battery-powered-water-metre-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423802 1471932876 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578183_resized_thermalimagingmagnet1022.jpg WATERFLUX 3070 The added features include integrated diagnostics, longer battery life, and remote communication options 511 287 Software maximises mineral recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/advanced-process-control-technologies-can-maximise-mineral-recovery-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423786 1471932876 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578242_resized_processcontrolbloomberg1022.jpg VIRTUAL CHANGING REALITY Advanced process control software essentially creates a virtual plant where engineers can predict and manipulate outcomes by changing plant variables 511 287 South African students receive technical training in Berlin http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/students-receive-expenses-paid-engineering-training-in-berlin-2016-08-26 Dylan Slater Engineering Education Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424284 1471932878 1472162400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Southern African piped gas industry booming http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/southern-african-piped-gas-industry-booming-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423789 1471932876 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Specialists look to expand freightrelated services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crane-automation-specialists-look-to-expand-freight-related-services-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423774 1471932875 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578065_resized_automatedcraneportofdurbannov2014abacusautomation1022.jpg SMOOTH PORT OPERATION Abacus supplied the automation solution for two 40 t Terex rail mounted gantry cranes that were supplied to Pier 2 of the Durban port 511 287 Singapore consultancy acquires SMEC in $400m deal as it seeks to have a global presence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-stands-to-benefit-african-citizens-through-affordable-housing-initiative-2016-08-19 Dylan Slater CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423387 1471330692 1471557600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000577221_resized_surbanajurongsmecacquisitionandygoodwinwongheangfine1022.jpeg ACQUISITION MANAGEMENT SMEC CEO and MD Andy Goodwin and Surbana Jurong CEO Wong Heang Fine concluded the merger 511 287 South Africa clamps down on noncompliant goods http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-clamps-down-on-noncompliant-goods-2016-08-16 News24Wire TRADE Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:58:00 +0200 424194 1471356072 1471355880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South African becomes deputy head of key international nuclear group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-becomes-deputy-head-of-key-international-nuclear-group-2016-08-05 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 05 Aug 2016 11:53:00 +0200 423149 1470401523 1470390780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000576437_resized_tinahlg1022.jpg Tina Eboka (left) and Rilla Hamilton (right) 511 287 South Africa wants answers on Zim trade restrictions by end August http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-wants-answers-on-zim-trade-restrictions-by-end-august-2016-08-04 Terence Creamer TRADE Thu, 04 Aug 2016 16:15:00 +0200 423004 1470322367 1470320100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000576163_resized_robdavies210220816duane.jpeg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 WTO confirms South Africa’s cold-rolled steel safeguards probe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wto-confirms-south-africas-cold-rolled-steel-safeguards-probe-2016-08-04 Terence Creamer STEEL Thu, 04 Aug 2016 09:55:00 +0200 422855 1470304380 1470297300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000575832_resized_wtoheadofficegeneva1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Davies to meet with Zim counterpart to quell trade restrictions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-to-meet-with-zim-counterpart-to-quell-trade-restrictions-2016-08-02 Megan van Wyngaardt TRADE Tue, 02 Aug 2016 12:09:00 +0200 422712 1470148808 1470132540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trade surplus shrinks to R12.53bn in June http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-surplus-shrinks-to-r1253bn-in-june-2016-07-29 Reuters TRADE Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:51:00 +0200 422411 1469796824 1469796660 1472421600 Reuters 0 0 Belgium trade and investment agency signs Mou with DTI unit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/belgium-and-dti-mou-improves-local-access-to-european-markets-2016-07-29 David Oliveira Export & Investment Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420531 1469456235 1469743200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569910_resized_01palchrisrenaultplateformetrilogiportvueaeriennefinal1022.jpeg THE TRILOGIPORT The trimodal logistics facility, which has cargo transport access by water, rail and road, was officially inaugurated in November last year 511 287 Wastewater treatment necessary to grow the economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wastewater-treatment-necessary-to-grow-economy-2016-07-29 Nadine James Top Water Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420094 1469521600 1469743200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568990_resized_undergroundwaatewatertreamensysteminterwaste1022.jpg UNDERCOVER OPERATION The underground biological wastewater treatment plant should remain operational for up to 25 years 511 287 WTO’s new outlook indicator predicts ‘sluggish’ Q3 trade growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wto-launches-new-outlook-indicator-predicts-sluggish-q3-trade-growth-2016-07-29 Mia Breytenbach TRADE Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420416 1469456235 1469743200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569530_resized_containers072016reuters1022.jpg TRADE INDICATOR The World Trade Outlook Indicator suggests that world merchandise trade may rebound in the second quarter 511 287 Seshego Industrial Park receives R21m boost from DTI http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seshego-industrial-park-receives-r21m-boost-from-dti-2016-07-28 Ilan Solomons INDUSTRIAL PARKS Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:55:00 +0200 422279 1469717966 1469717700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000574096_resized_robdaviesatseshegoindustrialparklaunch07161022ilan.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Davies to launch Phase 1 of revitalised Polokwane industrial park http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-to-launch-phase-1-of-revitalised-polokwane-industrial-park-2016-07-22 Megan van Wyngaardt INDUSTRIALISATION Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:40:00 +0200 421310 1469174535 1469169600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Carbon dioxide to be used in foam, plastic vehicle components http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-dioxide-to-be-used-in-foam-plastic-vehicle-components-2016-07-22 Nadine James Trade Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418991 1468914935 1469138400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000566360_resized_capturedcarbondioxidefordmotorcompany1022.jpg USEFUL WASTE The anticipated use for the captured waste product carbon dioxide includes seating and underhood applications. 511 287 Crash test dummy range now includes child models http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crash-test-dummy-range-now-includes-child-models-2016-07-22 Nadine James Trade Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 419283 1468914936 1469138400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Manufacturers to profit from ‘connected life’ concept http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vehicle-manufacturers-could-profit-from-connected-life-concept-2016-07-22 Nadine James Trade Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 419383 1468914936 1469138400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000566610_resized_bmwconnecteddriveparismotorshow2011bloomberg1022.jpeg INTERACTIVE DRIVING The BMW Group showcased the BMW ConnectedDrive features at 2011 Paris Motor Show 511 287 Manufacturers to exploit emerging automotive markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automotive-manufacturers-looking-to-exploit-opportunities-in-emerging-market-economies-2016-07-22 Nadine James Trade Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 419394 1469171548 1469138400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000566665_resized_fordmotorcompanyofsouthernafricasilverton71114duane1022.jpeg MISFIT TOYS? Recent trends suggest that demand for vehicles is depressed, even if the desire tow own a vehicle has not finished 511 287 South Africa waking up to entrepreneurship, but coordinated strategy still lacking http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-waking-up-entrepreneurship-but-coordinated-strategy-still-lacking-2016-07-22 Mia Breytenbach ENTREPRENEURSHIP Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 419750 1468923407 1469138400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000570494_resized_enabling.jpg 511 287 Ethos to list on JSE main board, aims to raise up to R2bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethos-to-list-on-jse-main-board-aims-to-raise-up-to-r2bn-2016-07-18 Mia Breytenbach FINANCE Mon, 18 Jul 2016 17:01:00 +0200 420659 1468920429 1468854060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000570208_resized_jse610220515duanecopy.jpg 511 287 African passport 'launched' at AU summit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-passport-launched-at-au-summit-2016-07-18 News24Wire AFRICAN UNION Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:31:00 +0200 420542 1468835462 1468827060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569877_resized_nkosazanadlaminizuma2510131022.jpg Outgoing AU Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma 511 287 Davies says Brexit risk for South Africa does not lie in trade arena http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-says-brexit-risk-for-south-africa-does-not-lie-in-trade-arena-2016-07-15 Terence Creamer TRADE RELATIONS Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:54:00 +0200 420511 1468595184 1468594440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569773_resized_robdavies110220516duane.jpeg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 DTI sets up Africa-focused trade unit in bid to grow exports beyond R300bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-sets-up-africa-focused-export-unit-in-bid-to-grow-exports-beyond-r300bn-2016-07-15 Terence Creamer TRADE & INVESTMENT Fri, 15 Jul 2016 15:14:00 +0200 420491 1468595414 1468588440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000569779_resized_transnetcontainerscitydeep810221115duane.jpeg 511 287 Trade conditions improved in June – Sacci http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-conditions-improved-in-june-sacci-2016-07-13 Creamer Media Reporter TRADE Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:18:00 +0200 420086 1468405224 1468405080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000568571_resized_transnetcontainerscitydeep1310221115duane.jpg 511 287 France, South Africa join hands on development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/france-south-africa-join-hands-on-development-2016-07-11 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMY Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:36:00 +0200 419778 1468249152 1468247760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000567774_resized_jacobzumafrancoishollandejuly2016statevisit1022reuters.jpg South Africa President Jacob Zuma and France President Francois Hollande 511 287 Davies to launch initiative to support trade in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-to-launch-initiative-to-support-trade-in-africa-2016-07-11 Anine Kilian BUSINESS Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:20:00 +0200 419689 1468225450 1468225200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Concerned DTI engaging with Zim on trade restrictions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concerned-dti-engaging-with-zim-on-trade-restrictions-2016-07-11-1 News24Wire TRADE Mon, 11 Jul 2016 08:47:00 +0200 419646 1468219764 1468219620 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South Africa, India boast ‘enormous’ bilateral trade, investment potential – Zuma http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-india-boast-enormous-bilateral-trade-investment-potential-zuma-2016-07-08 Anine Kilian TRADE Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:51:00 +0200 419622 1467989828 1467989460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000567372_resized_jacobzumanarendramodivivianreddyadigodrej207161022duane.jpg President Jacob Zuma and Indian PM Narendra Modi 511 287 SA, India to deepen trade ties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-india-to-deepen-trade-ties-2016-07-08 African News Agency TRADE Fri, 08 Jul 2016 14:09:00 +0200 419580 1467979925 1467979740 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000567228_resized_narendramodiindiaafrica1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Improved walkability boosts local retail spend, report shows http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-walkability-boosts-local-retail-spend-creates-more-jobs-arup-report-2016-07-08 Mia Breytenbach CITY DESIGN/TRADE Fri, 08 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418369 1467702530 1467928800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000563916_resized_citieswalkingpedestrianspretoriacbd062016bloomberg1022.jpg SETTING THE MILES Africans walk as much as four times further and longer than their global counterparts, according to the Walk Urban Report released by the World Bank 511 287