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Supplier delivers products for chemical conveyance system

By: Nadine James     10th March 2017 Thermoplastic products supplier Astore Keymak – formerly Astore Africa – supplied and delivered several polymer plastic products to assist with the installation of a conveyance system at Omnia Group’s chemical subsidiary Protea Chemicals’ plant, in Wadeville. The project, a result of a... 

New Revolutionary Quick-Curing A.B.E. Protection For Discovery Air-Conditioning Plant

     8th February 2017 A.b.e. Construction Chemicals’ new VIP quickfloor system that can cure in less than an hour to enable flooring contractors to provide incredibly rapid flooring has been applied as waterproofing protection at the Discovery Holdings headquarters in Sandton. A.b.e., part of the Chryso Southern... 

Quick Curing Flooring System From A.B.E. Eliminates Costly Downtimme

     25th August 2016 A.B.E Construction Chemicals’ range of flooring products has been expanded with the local distribution rights for the VIP QuickFloor system that can cure in less than an hour to enable flooring contractors to provide new flooring overnight or even faster. The rapid curing eliminates costly... 

Huntsman Collaboration with ACCIONA Infraestructuras results in award winning all-composite lighthouse

     11th July 2016 Huntsman Advanced Materials’ commitment to innovation and process improvement was tested to the full on a recent lighthouse project led by ACCIONA Infraestructuras.  Working in collaboration with various partners an outstanding result was achieved which went on to win one of the prestigious 2016... 

Sika Scoops Unilever Ice Cream Project

     9th May 2016 As a reliable supplier of high performance flooring systems, Sika recently scooped the contract for flooring Unilever’s new state-of-the-art ice cream factory at Lord’s View Industrial Park, Midrand. The first factory of its kind in Africa, it boasts the latest green technology including zero... 

Innovative water-based dispersions to be introduced

     4th March 2016 Latices and speciality emulsion polymers producer Synthomer is set to introduce its latest water-based products for coatings, construction and flooring adhesives at this year’s American Chemical Society Exhibition scheduled for March 13 to 17 at the San Diego Convention Center.  Among the next... 

Filter felt with better service life introduced

By: Malusi Mkhize     27th November 2015 Dust filter bags supplier Crosible Filtration has introduced a new range of filter felt, comprising various polymers and manufactured using a unique method that improves the product’s quality, dust capturing efficiencies longevity and corrosion resistance, says managing member Sebastiaan Buisman.... 

Customers in mining, industry and petrochemicals are likely to benefit from increased competition in the South African pump market resulting from the acquisition by WPIL of Italian pump company Gruppo Aturia. The acquisition took place in June. WPIL is th

     4th August 2015 The acquisition took place in June. WPIL is the holding company of local manufacturers APE Pumps and Mather+Platt, both well known in the South African and southern African pump markets. The group consists of the following companies of ATURIA, ROTOS MARELLI, AUDOLI & BERTOLA and Aris Chiappa.... 

Odyssey Motorcycles selects Araldite® 2031 for Harley-Davidson project

     9th September 2014 Araldite® 2031 epoxy adhesive has been specified by Odyssey Motorcycles for use in the custom-build process on the Harley-Davidson Super Sport Roadster Breakout motorbike. On this 2014 Harley-Davidson® CVO™ Breakout® Softail® model, French manufacturer, Odyssey Motorcycles, is responsible for the... 

Polyurea Comes To The Fore In Sa Construction Industry

     10th March 2014 Reflecting an international trend, polyurea is coming to the fore in South Africa as an innovative solution for repairing concrete buildings and structures and Concor Civils’ recently established concrete repair division is using this high performance plural component elastomer in an increasing... 

Supplier experiences success with industrial flooring system

     26th October 2012 Specialised construction products supplier a.b.e Construction Chemicals, part of the Chryso Southern Africa group, says its a.b.e screed polyurethane (PU) flooring system has been specified for a variety of warehouse and factory flooring projects throughout South Africa. 


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