Engineering News | Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/wire-rope-sling-and-chain Wed, 21 Nov 2018 13:08:54 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 BMG provides high performance chains with extended features http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-provides-high-performance-chains-with-extended-features-2018-04-13 Donald Makhafola Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482436 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716780_resized_bmgsattachmentchainproductsassemblyservice103181022.jpg LONG LASTING Tsubaki Lambda chains are oil impregnated and offer a longer life compared with conventional chains 511 287 New rope transforms towing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lankhorsts-new-lankonect-rope-transforms-towing-2018-04-13 Donald Makhafola Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482450 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716774_resized_lankhorstropelankonect03181022.jpg MARITIME ROPES Longer lasting Lankonect ropes give vessel operators a clear competitive edge 511 287 Skysite expands and increases its offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skysite-expands-and-increases-its-offering-2018-04-13 Donald Makhafola Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482414 1523343196 1523570400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716783_resized_skysiteropeaccess03181022.jpg SERVICE OFFERING Skysite was contracted to carry out the complete external redecoration of La Cornieche apartments 511 287 Company expands into the US http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-into-the-us-2017-09-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463259 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Partnership to supply world-class chain slings in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnership-to-supply-world-class-chain-slings-in-south-africa-2017-09-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463160 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674701_resized_wireropeslingchainweldedchainbloomberg311784742140820171022.jpg FACILITY REVAMPED Scaw Metals Group has expanded its chain-manufacturing factory 511 287 Rope access pivotal in enhancing NDT inspection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-pivotal-in-enhancing-non-destructive-testing-inspection-2017-09-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463165 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Polyflat belt an alternative to steel ropes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polyflat-belt-an-alternative-to-steel-ropes-2016-09-09 Sascha Solomons Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2016 13:56:00 +0200 425216 1473940727 1473422160 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Wire products’ importance in the microworld emphasised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wire-products-importance-in-the-micro-world-emphasised-2016-09-09 Sascha Solomons Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425214 1473149445 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000581938_resized_wireilan1022.jpg WIRE-PROCESSING The wire in wre-processing is made from a variety of metals and with a diameter between 0.5 mm and 2.5 mm 511 287 Ropes Group begins business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ropes-group-begins-business-2016-09-09 Sascha Solomons Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425332 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company optimises wired data transfer with new cable solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-optimises-wired-data-transfer-with-new-cable-solution-2016-09-09 Sascha Solomons Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425318 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Rope achieves world record http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-record-for-ropes-in-australia-reached-2016-09-09 Sascha Solomons Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425213 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Need for rope condition assessment emphasised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-rope-condition-assessment-emphasised-2016-09-09 Sascha Solomons TESTING & INSPECTION Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425217 1473781975 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582946_resized_csir1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/63436_2016-08-12_csir_mining_-_hd_web.mp429068170CSIR mining initiatives acting business manager Riaan Bergh discusses the need for rope testing in the engineering industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. CSIR mining initiatives acting business manager Riaan Bergh discusses the need for rope testing in the engineering industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Growth potential for ropes manufacturer in export market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-potential-for-ropes-manufacturer-in-export-market-2015-09-11 Dylan Slater Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382763 1441695727 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460944_resized_dozerpullingdumperwithfibrerope1022.jpg AS STRONG AS WIRE ROPE A fibre rope being used to recover a dump truck from mud 511 287 Strategic partnership enhances guy line lubrication http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strategic-partnership-enhances-guy-line-lubrication-2015-09-11 Dylan Slater Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382767 1441695727 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460957_resized_viperwireropelubricatorfilterfocus1022.jpg VIPER IN ACTION The Viper collar at work on a wire rope 511 287 Winch enhancements improve safety, usability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/winch-enhancements-improve-safety-usability-2015-09-11 Dylan Slater Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382627 1441695727 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460639_resized_winchzeonplatinumwarn1022.jpg IMPROVED SAFETY Remote operability ensures winch users can operate the winch from a safe distance and position 511 287 Targen http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/targen-2015-09-11 Samantha Herbst Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 383308 1441700458 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000465127_resized_0000462603img42121022.jpg 511 287 Rope access teams maintain access network, ensure safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-teams-maintain-access-network-ensure-safety-2015-09-11 Dylan Slater Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382625 1441961774 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460631_resized_ropeaccessskyriders1022.jpg SAFETY AT HEIGHT Rope access technicians are able to carry out numerous tasks relating to inspection, protective coating, maintenance and surveying 511 287 Inspection contract awarded http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inspection-contract-awarded-2014-09-12 Jonathan Rodin Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:58:00 +0200 343390 1410245185 1410559080 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 South African manufacturing industries in decline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-manufacturing-industries-in-decline-2014-09-12 Jonathan Rodin Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:02:00 +0200 343292 1410245185 1410472920 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Safety training successful across Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-training-successful-across-africa-2014-09-12 Jonathan Rodin Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 343373 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Company launches confined-space training http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-confined-space-training-2014-09-12 Jonathan Rodin Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 343296 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Significant growth for slings manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/significant-growth-for-slings-manufacturer-2014-09-12 Jonathan Rodin Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 343401 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 New chain-assembly facility established http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-establishes-new-chain-assembly-facility-2014-08-12 Jonathan Rodin Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 343291 1410519089 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 SA’s rope access industry growing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sas-rope-access-industry-growing-2013-09-13 Anine Kilian Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 13 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 304260 1385717615 1379023200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000254424_resized_constructionworker1022.jpg EASY ACCESS Barriers to entry in the rope access industry are relatively low, which, ironically, is a major industry challenge 511 287 Wire expo a first for South America http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wire-expo-to-be-held-in-south-america-for-the-first-time-2013-09-13 Anine Kilian Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 13 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 304272 1385717652 1379023200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Rope safety product facilitates fast reaction time http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-safety-product-facilitates-fast-reaction-time-2013-09-13 Anine Kilian Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 13 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 304210 1385717684 1379023200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Heavy-lifting manufacturer launches rope-repair technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-lifting-manufacturer-launches-rope-repair-technology-2013-09-13 Anine Kilian Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 13 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0200 304090 1385717727 1379023200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Demand for rope access services increasing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-rope-access-services-increasing-2012-09-14 Yolandi Booyens Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 266551 1347346252 1347573600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Maintenance needed to reduce wire, sling and chain corrosion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/maintenance-needed-to-reduce-corrosion-in-wire-sling-and-chain-2012-09-14 Yolandi Booyens Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 266195 1347346252 1347573600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Low-quality imports affect manufacturers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-of-speciality-wires-not-affordable-2012-09-14 Yolandi Booyens Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 266432 1347346252 1347573600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Skills building crucial in wire, rope, sling and chain industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-building-crucial-in-wire-rope-sling-and-chain-industry-2012-09-14 Yolandi Booyens Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 266356 1347346252 1347573600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wire, rope manufacturer making inroads into Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wire-rope-manufacturer-making-inroads-into-africa-2012-09-14 Creamer Media Reporter Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 267478 1346768891 1347573600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Electric fencing an affordable security solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-fencing-an-affordable-security-solution-2012-09-14 Yolandi Booyens Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0200 266509 1347522993 1347573600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fall-arrest systems ensure safety of personnel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-comes-first-2011-09-09 Nomvelo Buthelezi Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234127 1315295360 1315519200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wire supplier warns of ongoing industry challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tough-times-for-wire-2011-09-09 Nomvelo Buthelezi Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234122 1315295360 1315519200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company undertakes 440 t testing project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/440-ton-testing-project-using-chains-2011-09-09 Nomvelo Buthelezi Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234117 1315295359 1315519200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Largest vessel-towing kite to be installed in 2012 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-sails-sky-high-2011-09-09 Nomvelo Buthelezi Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234135 1315295362 1315519200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Growing demand for height safety training http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-for-height-safety-consulting-and-training-centre-2011-09-09 Nomvelo Buthelezi Wire, Rope, Sling and Chain Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 +0200 234133 1315295361 1315519200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0