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Siemens to showcase sector-specific solutions and future technologies for Industrie 4.0

9th October 2018 Integrated Digital Enterprise portfolio for machine and plant builders as well as end customers Concrete digitalization use cases from chemical, pharmaceutical, aerospace, battery, food and beverage industries 

SKF Ultrasonic leak detector - Quick and easy detection of air leaks TKSU 10

27th July 2018 The SKF TKSU 10 is an ultrasonic leak detector that helps users to quickly find leakages in compressed air or vacuum systems. The instrument is very simple to use and features adjustable sensitivity and intuitive guidance for superior leak detection results. Any compressed air system can... 

Maatla Energy gets enviro approval for Botswana mine

By: Marleny Arnoldi     19th April 2018 Coal and energy company Maatla Energy’s subsidiary, Maatla Resources, has received approval for the environmental-impact assessment (EIA) for its Mmamabula export coal mine, in Botswana.  

Zinnwald lithium study progressing on schedule – Bacanora

By: Mariaan Webb     4th April 2018 Aim-listed Bacanora Lithium is continuing to advance a feasibility study to demonstrate the economic viability of producing higher value lithium products at the Zinnwald project, in Germany, for the European battery and automotive sectors. The feasibility study is under way and is scheduled for... 

EnerMech Partners With Valves Specialist Farris Engineering In Australia

9th March 2018 70 Year Pedigree Adds To EnerMech’s Valves Offering   Integrated engineering services specialist, EnerMech, has signed a partnership deal with Farris Engineering to provide safety relief valves and parts to the Australian market.   Aberdeen-headquartered EnerMech provides a range of mechanical,... 

A resolute commitment to SHEQ keeps fuels and chemical deliveries in the safe lane

19th September 2017 Renewed and expanded contracts in the fuel and chemicals sector Despite an extremely challenging economic climate, many South African companies are taking a longer-term outlook to business by only partnering reputable providers of specialist supply chain and transport logistics services. 

BASF in South Africa supports science and education projects to upskill local learners.

9th March 2017 • BASF in South Africa donates R250 000 to Maths and Science education project. • Techno-blended Mathematics and Science school model supports skills for automotive, manufacturing and chemical industries. BASF in South Africa yesterday made a R250 000 donation to the Govan Mbeki Mathematics... 

Flexicon Opens New Office In Germany

3rd October 2016 Flexicon (Europe) Ltd has opened a new office here to provide factory-direct engineering services and technical sales support to customers throughout Germany, it was announced by Keith Bourton, Managing Director. "The Aschaffenburg location will fuel Flexicon's rapid growth in the region by... 

New research data set to stimulate trade growth for Stainless Steel sector

22nd September 2016 Two years of intensive research by the Southern Africa Stainless Steel Development Association (sassda) in association with the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa; now gives local stainless steel fabricators insight into growth opportunities in new export markets as... 

FA 07 Refineries are quite sophisticated

20th September 2016 Valve makers are increasingly targeting refineries outside of Europe. Energy efficiency is decisive for the competitiveness of refinery operators and their valve suppliers. Refineries always are in operation, and simply cannot be replaced. Traffic can only flow with their products, namely petrol... 

HVR Awards entry deadline extended

7th July 2016 Due to popular demand the entry deadline for the HVR Awards has been extended to 31st July, but this will be the only extension granted for the awards this year, says organiser Datateam Business Media. The HVR Awards will return to the Chelsea Harbour Hotel on Thursday 27th October 2016 to... 

Yokogawa Releases the EJXC40A Digital Remote Sensor, a New DPharp EJX® Series Differential Pressure Transmitter

26th May 2016 Yokogawa announces the release of the EJXC40A digital remote sensor, a newly developed DPharp EJX® series differential pressure transmitter. Equipped with two pressure sensors that are connected with an electric cable, the EJXC40A offers superior performance in the measurement of liquid levels in... 

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron to Exhibit at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition, Rosemont,

19th April 2016 Coperion and Coperion K-Tron formally announce exhibition at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, Illinois, May 3-5 – Booth 1413. The booth will feature feeding, pneumatic conveying and systems engineered solutions for... 

Chemicals industry chief visits Modderfontein CAER Committee

16th October 2015 Executive president of the Chemical and Allied Industries Association, Deidre Penfold, paid a visit to Modderfontein last week to update members of the Community Awareness and Emergency Response Committee on CAIA’s Responsible Care initiative.  The meeting took place at African Explosives’... 

Rosatom demonstrates its thermal capabilities at PowerGen

20th July 2015 On July 16, 2015 within the framework of the world renowned POWER-GEN Africa conference and exhibition, Russian Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom hosted a workshop on its thermal capabilities, ‘Modern Russian Technologies for Thermal Power Engineering in Africa.’ The workshop was attended by over... 

Africa’s tallest self-propelled super boom unveiled

By: Anine Kilian     19th September 2014 Forklift and lift-truck distributor Goscor Lift Hi-Reach launched the Genie SX-180, the tallest self-propelled super boom in Africa, in Johannesburg last month. “As the official distributor of the well-known Genie range of equipment in Southern Africa, we are pleased to bring this exciting new... 

The GENIE is out of the bottle - the tallest Super Boom in Africa takes the local market to new heights!

3rd September 2014 Goscor Hi-Reach introduces the Genie SX-180, the tallest self-propelled Super Boom yet in Africa, that reaches higher with a remarkable working height of 57m. “As the official distributor of the well-known Genie range of equipment in Southern Africa, we are very pleased to bring this exciting new... 

PSV to expand capacity, diversify operations with new facility 

By: Sashnee Moodley     14th March 2014 Diversified industrial engineering group PSV’s subsidiary African Cryogenics is gearing up to increase its operating capacity through an investment into a 7 000 m2 manufacturing facility, which is under construction and expected to be completed at the end of this month. 

Andrew Mentis Stainless Steel Floor Grating And Handrailing Provides Corrosion And Chemical Resistance

14th February 2014 Andrew Mentis (Pty) Ltd was first formed in 1950 as a precision engineering works and subsequently went into the development and manufacture of steel grating. Extensive research and market experience has resulted in the growth of the range of products to encompass expanded metal, Mentrail... 

Bengal Tiger Line starts new import connection from Colombo to Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal

13th February 2014 Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal has sailed in to a new frontier with the addition of Bengal Tiger Line’s new Colombo feeder service (BOX-2) from KPCT.  This new fixed day weekly service has a port rotation of Colombo - KPCT - Chennai and had its maiden call on February 7, 2014 with vessel... 

Company Announcement: K'Enyuka's New Richards Bay Branch Holds Promise

6th November 2012 Engineering and project management services company, K'Enyuka has opened a branch in Richards Bay aimed at strengthening its local service capabilities, facilitating easy access to new project work and delivering on its business strategy to partner closely with clients 

Company Announcement: K'enyuka "Perfectly Geared" For Future Following Internal Restructure

19th June 2012 Engineering and project management services company K'Enyuka has completed an internal restructure that will channel its future focus into the three key areas of engineering, project management and project services 


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