Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Sat, 24 Jun 2017 08:58:45 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 High Commissioner ‘seized’ with avoiding post-Brexit trade interruption with South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-commissioner-seized-with-avoiding-post-brexit-trade-interruption-with-south-africa-2017-06-23 Terence Creamer TRADE RELATIONS Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:50:00 +0200 456428 1498209027 1498207800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659106_resized_nigelcasey206171022.jpeg High Commissioner to South Africa Nigel Casey 511 287 Blanket increases in import duty put industry under pressure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blanket-increases-in-import-duty-puts-industry-under-pressure-2017-06-23 Robyn Wilkinson Trade Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454359 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654123_resized_thefastenerfactorytensionernut0620171022.jpg ENSURING PRETENSION FORCE The HEICO-TEC Tension nut has been developed for applications where it is difficult to use a pneumatic, electric or hydraulic tool to tighten the nut 511 287 Bolting technology supplier establishes base in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bolting-technology-supplier-establishes-base-in-south-africa-2017-06-23 Nadine James Trade Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454908 1498201109 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659031_resized_gysnell1022.jpg GYS NELL ITH intends to supply precision bolting tools and products to the power generation, mining and industrial industries. 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69345_2017-05-23_ith2_-_hd_web.mp413499662ITH South Africa GM Gys Nell discusses the background, aims and offering of the ITH group. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. ITH South Africa GM Gys Nell discusses the background, aims and offering of the ITH group. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Drive supplier remains committed to continent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drive-technology-supplier-remains-committed-to-continent-2017-06-08 Nadine James Trade Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454909 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Infrastructure development key to accelerating growth, Gama avers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrialisation-infrastructure-development-to-accelerate-economic-growth-gama-2017-06-23 Mia Breytenbach INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454783 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655176_resized_transnetceosiyabongagama0620171022.jpg SIYABONGA GAMA We need to make sure that Africa’s share of global trade continues to grow 511 287 Joint venture to boost localisation and skills development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joint-venture-to-boost-localisation-and-skills-development-2017-06-23 Nadine James Trade Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454906 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local defence sector seeks strategic support from government http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-defence-sector-needs-strategic-support-from-government-and-concerned-about-future-of-denel-2017-06-23 Keith Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455001 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 S Africa’s attractiveness to investors dependent on economic recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africas-attractiveness-to-investors-dependent-on-economic-recovery-2017-06-23 Nadine James Trade Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454907 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655495_resized_0000185538encouraginginternationaltrade1022.jpg RESOLUTE RELATIONSHIP German businesses have deep roots in South Africa and are unlikely to pull out any time soon 511 287 Stenprop mulls London listing as it pursues UK prospects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stenprop-pursues-uk-prospects-mulls-reit-status-lse-listing-2017-06-23 Mia Breytenbach PROPERTY Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455185 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656132_resized_londonukaerial062017bloomberg1022.jpg ATTRACTIVE MARKET Stenprop earlier this month announced the £130.5-million acquisition of a portfolio of multilet industrial (MLI) properties in the UK 511 287 Merkel calls for some EU-Africa trade contracts to be renegotiated http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/merkel-calls-for-some-eu-africa-trade-contracts-to-be-renegotiated-2017-06-20 Reuters TRADE Tue, 20 Jun 2017 08:14:00 +0200 455927 1497939326 1497939240 1500501600 Reuters 0 0 Robo-adviser investment solution launched in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/low-cost-etf-robo-advisor-investment-tool-places-investing-in-reach-of-everyone-2017-06-16 Schalk Burger Robo-advisErs Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453995 1497253648 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653144_resized_itransactretaildirectorlancesolms1022.jpeg LANCE SOLMS ItransactGO creates personal low cost investment portfolios or retirement annuities that track the market and automatically rebalance 511 287 Deteriorating trade conditions will contribute to higher unemployment – Sacci http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/deteriorating-trade-conditions-will-contribute-to-higher-unemployment-sacci-2017-06-14 Megan van Wyngaardt TRADE Wed, 14 Jun 2017 14:51:00 +0200 455496 1497448086 1497444660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656706_resized_unemployment1022reuters.jpg 511 287 DTI, UNDP collaborate to promote intraregional trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-undp-collaborate-to-promote-intraregional-trade-2017-06-12 Megan van Wyngaardt TRADE Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:17:00 +0200 455147 1497265376 1497262620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lean technology approach helps mattress manufacturer remain competitive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lean-technology-approach-helps-mattress-manufacturer-remain-flexible-efficient-2017-06-09 Dylan Slater Manufacturing Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453930 1496672632 1496959200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000652987_resized_bravogroupsleepproductssealy210517duane1022.jpg LOW-TECH APPROACH The Sleep Factory relies on a highly-skilled workforce, capable of easily switching between the manufacture of many different types of sleep products 511 287 Cape Town to host supply chain jamboree http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-aims-to-deepen-understanding-of-changing-supply-chain-industry-2017-06-02 Dylan Slater Conference Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453179 1496127790 1496354400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651214_resized_sapicspresidentmungopark0520171022.jpeg MUNGO PARK The impact of poor infrastructure, political uncertainty and a skills shortage crisis require supply chain management to be acknowledged at executive level 511 287 Connectivity – the next step for rail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/connectivity-the-next-step-for-rail-2017-06-02 Marleny Arnoldi Trade Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452759 1496127789 1496354400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650164_resized_riaangraham11022.jpg RIAAN GRAHAM An upcoming trend in the rail industry is cybersecurity, which is paramount when introducing a public Internet connectivity domain 511 287 Digital technology influences rail industry positively http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-technology-influences-industry-positively-2017-06-02 Marleny Arnoldi Trade Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452782 1496127789 1496354400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650180_resized_francoisheynsaureconrailinfrastructure20171022.jpg FRANCOIS HEYNS It is not necessarily a case of building more infrastructure, but rather improving the efficiency of existing railways 511 287 On track for Africa Rail http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/on-track-for-africa-rail-2017-06-02 Marleny Arnoldi Trade Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452771 1496127789 1496354400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650154_resized_africarailevent20161022.jpg INCLUSIVE GROWTH Africa Rail provides an interactive platform for rail industry stakeholders with the view to improve railway performance and its contribution to economic development 511 287 $100-million loan for African infrastructure spending http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-million-loan-for-african-infrastructure-spending-2017-05-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452104 1495523577 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Call for business to integrate enterprises into supply chains http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/call-for-business-to-integrate-qualifying-small-enterprises-into-supply-chains-2017-05-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452103 1495523577 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648440_resized_waterfallconstruction610220814duane.jpg NEW FOCUS MAY SAVE CONSTRUCTION Qualifying small enterprise have been somewhat neglected, but could be key to addressing South Africa’s socioeconomic problems 511 287 Civil work, settlement agreement position company for future growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-work-settlement-agreement-positions-company-for-future-growth-2017-05-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452217 1495523577 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648785_resized_archierutherfordmdofmotheoconstructiongroupcivils1020161022.jpg ARCHIE RUTHERFORD The canning factory project started in November 2015, following the joint venture agreement to establish Gayatri Cans 511 287 Earthworks for 42 500 m2 office to start in August http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/earthworks-for-42-500-m2-office-to-start-in-august-2017-05-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452095 1495523577 1495749600 99999999999 Linda Maboea 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648421_resized_deloittenewgautengofficesexteriorview04171022.jpg ULTRA MODERN The premises has capacity for about 5 000 people and will consolidate Deloitte’s current Woodmead and Pretoria offices in a single central location 511 287 New torque limiter sizes added to developer’s range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-torque-limiter-sizes-added-to-developers-range-2017-05-26 Victor Moolman Trade Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452134 1495523577 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Planned infrastructure development presents milling opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/planned-infrastructure-development-presents-milling-opportunities-2017-05-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451930 1495523576 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000647974_resized_wirtgenmillingequipment0317victormoolman1022.jpg DRIVING PROFIT The core niche business of renting out milling machines will remain profitable for at least another decade 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68925_2017-03-16_roadmilling_-_lio-hd_web.mp427603508Road Milling and Sweeping GM Lesley Kafka discusses the company’s business objectives and relationship with equipment supplier Wirtgen. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Road Milling and Sweeping GM Lesley Kafka discusses the company’s business objectives and relationship with equipment supplier Wirtgen. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Range of power transmissions showcased at fair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/range-of-power-transmissions-showcased-at-show-2017-05-26 Victor Moolman Trade Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452128 1495523577 1495749600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Work-based experience for graduate interns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resolution-circle-to-provide-work-based-experience-for-graduate-interns-2017-05-26 Mia Breytenbach SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 452496 1495523579 1495749600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000649464_resized_incubationtrainingresolutioncirclegraduates0520171022.jpg GAINING EXPERIENCE Resolution Circle’s internship will provide the 115 participants with practical skills in decision making and client services 511 287 ‘Hard Brexit’ may have negative consequences for South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hard-brexit-may-have-negative-consequences-for-south-africa-2017-05-18 Terence Creamer TRADE RELATIONS Thu, 18 May 2017 16:50:00 +0200 452790 1495121702 1495119000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000650183_resized_profpetersinclair205171022duane.jpg British economist Professor Peter Sinclair 511 287 South Africa’s Agoa eligibility likely to come under pressure before 2025, trade expert warns http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-agoa-eligibility-to-come-under-pressure-well-of-2025-trade-expert-warns-2017-05-17 Terence Creamer TRADE Wed, 17 May 2017 16:05:00 +0200 452636 1495031078 1495029900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000649762_resized_peterdraper05171022.jpg Tutwa Consulting Group MD Peter Draper 511 287 Court ruling means new approach needed for SA’s nuclear programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-ruling-means-new-approach-for-south-africas-nuclear-project-not-its-end-says-industry-2017-05-12 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451000 1494248648 1494540000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Eastern Cape sets sights on becoming Africa’s leading fuel bunkering centre http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eastern-cape-aims-to-be-biggest-bunkering-centre-on-african-continent-2017-05-12 Mia Breytenbach MARITIME SERVICES Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450900 1494248648 1494540000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000645543_resized_portelizabethcoastsea10816duane1022.jpg TARGETING OPPORTUNITIES The Eastern Cape province is targeting liquid fuels, bunkering services and biofuels, gas-to-power generation and a commercial and industrial gas industry 511 287 New block-making business trailer at Nampo Harvest Day show http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-block-making-business-trailer-at-nampo-harvest-day-show-2017-05-12 Victor Moolman Trade Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450771 1494248646 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 ‘Dynamite’ GDP growth comes in small private-equity investment packages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dynamite-gdp-growth-comes-in-small-private-equity-investment-packages-2017-05-12 David Oliveira PRIVATE EQUITY Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451050 1494248649 1494540000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SAA wins another air freight award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-wins-another-air-freight-award-2017-05-11 Keith Campbell AVIATION Thu, 11 May 2017 15:45:00 +0200 452081 1494514313 1494510300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648376_resized_saacargogreatstock31022.jpg Cargo is loaded into the belly hold of an SAA airliner at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport 511 287 Trade conditions remain muted as peripheral matters weigh http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-conditions-remain-muted-as-peripheral-matters-weigh-2017-05-11 Megan van Wyngaardt TRADE Thu, 11 May 2017 11:39:00 +0200 452010 1494496920 1494495540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 African Utility Week organisers clinch four awards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-utility-week-organisers-clinch-four-awards-2017-05-05 Nadine James Trade Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449971 1493196470 1493935200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643349_resized_spintelligentafricanutilityweek04171022.jpeg AWARD WINNING EVENT African Utility Week is the joint winner in the Best Trade Exhibition 6 001 m2 to 12 000 m2 category 511 287 Air cargo traffic sees a strong start to the year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-cargo-traffic-sees-a-strong-start-to-the-year-2017-05-05 Keith Campbell Aviation Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450219 1493196473 1493935200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company to extend financial services into East and West Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-extend-financial-services-into-east-and-west-africa-2017-05-05 Robyn Wilkinson Trade Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449693 1493213044 1493935200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0