Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:51:51 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Heartland-to-heartland linkages sought in China-driven industrial superproject http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heartland-to-heartland-linkages-sought-in-china-driven-industrial-superproject-2017-12-12 Schalk Burger INFRASTRUCTURE Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:29:00 +0200 473753 1513071342 1513070940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Omnia files contempt of court case at Foskor over contentious phosphoric acid pricing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/omnia-files-contempt-of-court-case-at-foskor-over-contentious-phosphoric-acid-pricing-2017-12-08 Dylan Slater CHEMICALS Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:47:00 +0200 473541 1512737449 1512737220 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Battling threat of sugar tax, excessive imports and low price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battling-threat-of-sugar-tax-excessive-imports-and-low-price-2017-12-08 Victor Moolman Trade Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472069 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694515_resized_dsc00671022.jpg DEDICATED TO SUGAR CANE Large parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga, about 360 000 ha, are dedicated to growing sugar cane 511 287 Jasco slashes carbon footprint with solar energy solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jasco-reduces-carbon-footprint-by-50-with-solar-energy-solution-2017-12-07 Nadine James EMBEDDED GENERATION Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472523 1512454233 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Blockchain set to change transactions, information flow and business processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blockchain-will-change-transactions-information-flows-and-business-processes-2017-12-08 Schalk Burger BLOCKCHAIN Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472396 1512461344 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696416_resized_chains.jpg 511 287 Afrimat construction index reveals quarterly improvement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrimat-construction-index-reveals-quarterly-improvement-2017-12-07 Dylan Slater CONSTRUCTION Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:11:00 +0200 473450 1512656037 1512655860 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 South Africa, Norway announce new oceans research programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-norway-announce-new-oceans-research-programme-2017-12-06 Anine Kilian OCEANS ECONOMY Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:24:00 +0200 473304 1512568294 1512566640 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696785_resized_trineskymoen211171022duane.jpg DST International Cooperation and Resources deputy-director-general Daan du Toit and Norwegian Ambassador to South Africa, Botswana, Madagascar and Namibia Trine Skymoen 511 287 Tanzania-Zambia railway halts copper transportation after strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-zambia-railway-halts-copper-transportation-after-strike-2017-12-06 Reuters STRIKE ACTION Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:30:00 +0200 473276 1512556413 1512556200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Africans must drive African trade – Zuma http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africans-must-drive-african-trade-zuma-2017-12-05 African News Agency TRADE Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:03:00 +0200 473153 1512475527 1512475380 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696515_resized_jacobzumanov20171022.jpg President Jacob Zuma 511 287 CIPC collaboration with banks to extend to BEE certification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cipc-collaboration-with-banks-to-extend-to-bee-certification-2017-12-01 Nadine James Company Registration Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471833 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company expands diesel supply to include buses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/providing-diesel-solutions-for-buses-trucks-2017-11-24 Tasneem Bulbulia Trade Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470236 1511247632 1511474400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690401_resized_bustle2017truckbuswebsite1022.jpg PARKING THE BUS Next Grace Investments’ depots enables buses and trucks to refuel and park at the facilities, while drivers have access to food and shower facilities 511 287 Declining industry could compromise steel industry quality standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/declining-industry-could-compromise-steel-industry-quality-standards-2017-11-24 Nica Schreuder Trade Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470713 1511247632 1511474400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691181_resized_1022doddspringlehighreslessformaljuly20151022.jpg DODDS PRINGLE Clients must be aware of advertised quality standards in the steel construction industry 511 287 Microgrids add new arrow to Africa’s electricity access quiver http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proven-concept-of-microgrids-driving-acceleration-of-uptake-2017-11-24 Mia Breytenbach ELECTRICITY Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471015 1511252281 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693556_resized_accelerating.jpg 511 287 GirlCode floats ambitions of becoming world’s largest women's digital agency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/girlcode-floats-ambitions-of-becoming-worlds-largest-womens-digital-agency-2017-11-23 Dylan Slater TECHNOLOGY Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:02:00 +0200 472088 1511443310 1511442120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New Diepsloot mall opened to address access to community-specific retail requirements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-diepsloot-mall-opened-to-address-access-to-community-specific-retail-requirements-2017-11-23 Dylan Slater CONSTRUCTION Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:00:00 +0200 471999 1511448872 1511427600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694028_resized_bambananimallartistsimpression1022.jpg An artists illustration of how the Bambanani Shopping Mall will look in Diepsloot 511 287 Landmark projects help Esor to improve performance in tough market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/landmark-projects-help-esor-to-improve-finances-2017-11-17 Dylan Slater Construction Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470178 1510643470 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 400 emergency shutdown valves supplied to Oman petrochemicals project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/400-emergency-shutdown-valves-supplied-to-oman-petrochemicals-project-2017-11-10 Nadine James Trade Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469077 1510037531 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687838_resized_soharrefinerycourtesyoforpic1022.jpg SOHAR REFINERY Orpic is undertaking strategic growth projects including the Sohar Refinery Improvement Project and the Liwa Plastics Industrial Complex 511 287 New course for employees to launch in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bursary-competition-new-course-for-employees-to-launch-in-2018-2017-11-10 Nadine James Trade Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469305 1510037532 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688270_resized_invinciblevalvestrainingvalves2017.jpg COMMITTED TO EDUCATION The training facility, operational since May this year, caters for 12 employees who will be completing three valves training course 511 287 Company offers valve solutions for abrasive, slurry applications http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-valve-solutions-for-abrasive-slurry-applications-2017-11-10 Nadine James Trade Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469013 1510037531 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687610_resized_arvalvthroughportknifegatevalvesforabrasivescalingapplications10171022.jpg ARVALV KNIFE-GATE VALVES Unlike traditional push-through knife-gate valves, the partially-energised seats remain in their natural state when the gate is retracted 511 287 Gas company secures onshore petroleum production right http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-gas-company-secures-onshore-petroleum-production-right-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach GAS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469531 1510037534 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688776_resized_gasgasfieldfreestatecompressionstationrenergen0520161022.jpg PRODUCTION EXPANSION While Tetra4 already produces compressed natural gas, new expansions will include the liquefaction of the gas – the first in South Africa 511 287 South African rail operator rebrands, expands offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-rail-operator-rebrands-expands-rail-offerings-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach RAIL Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469519 1510037534 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688744_resized_railsheltamharithhomescreenrotating0720171022.jpg NEW FACE New initiatives for Sheltam Group include the rebranding to Traxtion 511 287 New carton recycling plant enhances recycling of liquid packaging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-carton-recycling-plant-enhances-recycling-of-liquid-packaging-2017-11-10 Dylan Slater RECYCLING Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469322 1510042297 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690173_resized_high.jpg 511 287 Upcoming energy event to showcase African project opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upcoming-energy-event-to-showcase-african-project-opportunities-2017-11-10 Simone Liedtke ENERGY CONFERENCE Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469412 1511444201 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688496_resized_africaenergyindaba2201141022.jpg GLOBAL PARTICIPATION The event will include more African companies and delegates, as well as increase global participation in the event 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71693_2017-10-31_energyindaba_-_hd_web.mp497320874Africa Energy Indaba (AEI) MD Liz Hart, AEI chairperson Brian Statham and South African Electrotechnical Export Council CEO Chiboni Evans discuss the AEI next year. Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Africa Energy Indaba (AEI) MD Liz Hart, AEI chairperson Brian Statham and South African Electrotechnical Export Council CEO Chiboni Evans discuss the AEI next year. Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Flexible solution caters to SMEs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flexible-warehousing-and-storage-solution-caters-to-smes-2017-11-03 Nica Schreuder Trade Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468210 1509430617 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685800_resized_warehousingservicextraspace1022.jpg FLEXIBLE SPACE XtraSpace’s storage solution allows for any size business to take advantage of its flexi-storage facilities 511 287 Logistics property fund seeking development opportunities in South Africa, UK http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/property-fund-to-hone-in-on-logistics-focus-pursue-development-opportunities-2017-11-03 Mia Breytenbach PROPERTY Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468806 1509430619 1509660000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687111_resized_equitespropertyrohliggrindrodofficesmeadowview1020171022.jpg LET PORTFOLIO Equites Property Fund has completed the 28 527 m2 distribution centre and head office for Röhlig-Grindrod, in Meadowview, which is being let on a ten-year lease 511 287 Conference aims to strengthen cross-border relations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-aims-to-strengthen-cross-border-relations-2017-10-27 Nadine James Trade Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467634 1508762236 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684749_resized_sawearenewableenergywindnoupoortwindfarm0720171022.jpg ANSWERS IN THE WIND The Windaba programme has been designed to be relevant regardless of whether the mid-term outlook is good or uncertain 511 287 UCT’s business school to participate in UN programme research council http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ucts-business-school-to-participate-in-un-programme-research-council-2017-10-27 Mia Breytenbach FINANCIAL SERVICES Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468137 1508762238 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Proper lubrication directly correlates with safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proper-lubrication-directly-correlates-to-safety-2017-10-27 Nadine James Trade Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467663 1508762236 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684609_resized_bloomberg62236041h2279971022.jpg GREASE THE SKIDS Reducing human-machine interaction requires having a robust lubrication programme that prevents unnecessary downtime and extends the service intervals of wind turbine equipment 511 287 Rotor blade manufacturing facility officially opens in Tangier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rotor-blade-manufacturing-facility-officially-opens-in-tangier-2017-10-27 Nadine James Trade Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467682 1508762236 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local stainless steel industry remains optimistic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-stainless-steel-industry-remains-optimistic-2017-10-27 Robyn Wilkinson Trade Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467560 1508762236 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684237_resized_columbussteel1020171022.jpg CAUTIOUS OPTIMISM The global stainless steel market had a strong run early this year, on the back of substantial chromium and nickel price increases at the end of last year, which continued into 2017 511 287 Family-owned businesses outperform peers, report shows http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/family-owned-businesses-outperform-peers-swiss-report-2017-10-27 Mia Breytenbach BUSINESS STUDY Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468145 1508762239 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African aerospace and defence company extends aircraft training with new fighter jets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-aerospace-and-defence-company-extends-aircraft-training-with-new-fighter-jets-2017-10-27 Dylan Slater Aerospace & Defence Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468070 1510819516 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685476_resized_miragef1bfrenchairforcemontdemarsan2copyfotor.jpg MIRAGE F1 Paramount Group bought four Mirage F1 fighter jets from the French Government to assist in pilot training 511 287 Work drying up in Western Cape drought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-drying-up-in-western-cape-drought-2017-10-26 News24Wire DROUGHT Thu, 26 Oct 2017 08:34:00 +0200 468975 1509001447 1508999640 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 US Energy Secretary defends its stance on nuclear and clean coal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-energy-defends-its-stance-on-nuclear-and-clean-coal-2017-10-25 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 26 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0200 468955 1509430970 1508986800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 US to strengthen energy partnerships in Africa, says US Energy Secretary http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-to-strengthen-energy-partnerships-in-africa-says-us-energy-secretary-2017-10-25 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 25 Oct 2017 16:31:00 +0200 468950 1508944631 1508941860 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687453_resized_ussecretaryofenergyrickperry1022.jpg US Energy Secretary Rick Perry 511 287 South Africa to upgrade ports of entry to boost regional trade, says Gigaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-to-upgrade-ports-of-entry-to-boost-regional-trade-says-gigaba-2017-10-25 African News Agency MTBPS 2017 Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:47:00 +0200 468899 1508939517 1508935620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687367_resized_acsaortambointernationalairport110220614duane.jpg 511 287 Davies raises concern over increasing trade protectionism http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-raises-concern-over-increasing-trade-protectionism-2017-10-20 Creamer Media Reporter TRADE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:29:00 +0200 468479 1508507518 1508506140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0