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ABB Dodge Gear Reducer Proves Effective For Kwena Coal Mine’s Performance

20th February 2020 The outstanding performance of ABB’s Dodge gear reducer at Kwena Coal Mine in Mpumalanga has led to leading distributor Bearings International (BI) continuing its successful business relationship with Swiss-Swedish multinational ABB through the purchase of a second unit to be installed on another... 

Meeting environmental goals means economic health at FROMM

By: Creamer Media Reporter      20th February 2020  Reduce, Reuse & Recycle is no mere catchphrase at FROMM Packaging Systems (“FROMM”) where commitment to sustainability is seen across the complete lifecycle of a product, ranging from the environmentally sound use of resources, to not using environmentally and health-damaging materials, and to... 

Bid Now on Aviation Engines, Components and Parts

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th February 2020 GoIndustry DoveBid SA is hosting an urgent auction featuring aviation engines, power auxiliary units and parts, closing this Thursday, 20 February 2020. This is on behalf of the state-owned South African airline, SA Express Airways SOC Ltd. This sale will be conducted via GoIndustry DoveBid’s... 

Galetti SONA 2020 Predictions

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th February 2020 The State of the Nation Address (SONA) is on everyone’s minds and it’s clear that our President and his cabinet have a lot of work ahead of them. The elephant in the room is undoubtedly Eskom and the crippling effects that the embattled parastatal has on our economy. Opposition parties echo this... 

Alcore appoints Clough as engineering firm

By: Esmarie Iannucci     4th February 2020 ASX-listed Australian Bauxite subsidiary Alcore has appointed engineering firm Clough Projects Australia to provide the engineering for the design and construction of its planned bauxite refining plant. “Clough is an ideal engineer for Alcore’s transition from lab research stage to its first... 

Arbitration agreements in construction contracts

By: Creamer Media Reporter      31st January 2020 Authored by Fasken senior associates Antoinette van der Merwe and Jesicca Rajpal In the construction and project space, the contracting parties often focus on and pay significant attention to the commercial provisions as well as the provisions relating to their goals and objectives. Although... 

Gibela to focus on quality, suppliers as it ramps up to full production 

By: Irma Venter     31st January 2020 The Gibela consortium will spend the next three years ramping up to full production of 62 trains a year, says CEO Hector Danisa. It may prove to be a challenging period, he adds, as Gibela will need to address some quality issues, as well as build capacity within its supply chain. 

Boost SA’s Electrical Uptime By Quickly Catching Failing Components

28th January 2020 Whether caused by poor maintenance or shoddy workmanship; the fact is key power generation, transmission and distribution components across the length and breadth of South Africa’s electrical grid are falling like flies. That’s the bad news. The good news, according to certified thermographic... 

SEW-EURODRIVE (Pty) Ltd. sets the benchmark for Industry 4.0 in South African industry

27th January 2020 With the advent of Industry 4.0 set to change the face of industry and production, SEW-EURODRIVE (Pty) Ltd. has a range of solutions for its concept of the Lean Sm@rt Factory. This is based on the paradigm shift introduced by new technologies such as big data, embedded computing, the Internet of... 

A total digital insurance bundle for assets and devices

By: Creamer Media Reporter      20th January 2020 The World Economic Forum’s (WEF’s) Global Risks Report 2019 highlights technological instability as a risk. “Massive data fraud and theft’ ranked as the number-four global risk (over a ten-year horizon) and cyber-attacks ranked at number five.  The South African Banking Risk Information Centre... 

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