R/€ = 14.17
R/$ = 11.07
Au 1238.28 $/oz
Pt 1258.00 $/oz
Oct 14, 2014
While JSE-listed Distribution and Warehousing Network (Dawn) was not pleased with its financial results for the “disruptive and difficult” 2014 financial year, the company was excited about its recently announced joint venture (JV) agreement with Grohe International,...
Jul 23, 2014
Trimble announced today that a SITECH® Technology Dealer has been established in Utah as well as in several adjacent counties in Wyoming and counties in the Grand Canyon National Park and Lake Mead recreation area of northern Arizona. SITECH Intermountain joins the...
Jul 14, 2014
Trimble announced today that a Sitech® Technology Dealer has been established in Illinois, the counties of Lake and Porter in Indiana, the county of Cherokee in Kansas, northeastern Missouri, and the county of Ottawa in Oklahoma. Sitech Midwest joins the premier...
Jul 10, 2014
Trimble announced today that two Sitech® Technology Dealers have been established in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Sitech UK and Sitech Ireland join the premier network of Sitech dealerships—the first fully dedicated global distribution network offering the most...
Jul 04, 2014
Trimble announced today that a SITECH® Technology Dealer has been established in Romania. SITECH Romania joins the premier network of SITECH dealerships the first fully dedicated global distribution network offering the most comprehensive portfolio of construction...
May 22, 2014
SITECH® Technology Dealer has been established in northwest Mexico. SITECH Noroeste joins the premier network of SITECH dealerships—the first fully dedicated global distribution network offering the most comprehensive portfolio of construction technology systems...
May 02, 2014
In our current infrastructure orgy, politics has trumped sense again. Last month, President Jacob Zuma officiated at a function to mark the start of construction of a sizeable dam on theTsitsa tributary of the uMzimvubu river, the largest in the Eastern Cape. Many...
Apr 24, 2014
Corobrik has secured the Diamond Arrow Award for the fourth consecutive year after survey respondents in the construction industry rated the brick supplier ahead of the pack. Last week, PMR.africa presented the award to Corobrik after the supplier achieved the...
Mar 26, 2014
Nov 22, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
Bell Equipment, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of Articulated Dump Trucks, is returning to the American market after more than a decade, with a new distribution network and the forthcoming launch of its new E-series range
Feb 18, 2013
JSE-listed electrical wholesaler ARB on Monday said it stood to benefit from South Africa’s electricity development ambitions, as it moved forward with strategic initiatives to help the group withstand the static macro environment. CEO Byron Nichles commented that...
Jan 25, 2013
The South African motors market is vulnerable to inferior quality products, as end-users have become extremely price-oriented in their buying strategies, says electrical, automation and mechanical products and equipment supplier Elquip Solutions MD Mike Cronin.
Mar 15, 2012
The largest lead-acid battery manufacturer in Romania with complementary technology platforms and access to Europe’s growth markets
Sep 23, 2011
Trimble announced today that SITECH® Technology Dealers have been established in Tanzania, Nigeria and central east Russia. T
Sep 22, 2011
Trimble announced today that a SITECH® Technology Dealer has been established in Northern Mississippi and Western Tennessee.
Apr 05, 2011
Attached please find a press release on: Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that a SITECH® Technology Dealer has been established in Hawaii and southern California. SITECH Pacific joins the premier network of SITECH dealerships—the first fully dedicated global...
Mar 25, 2011
The project involves the construction of a gas-fired power plant near the Mozambique-South Africa border.
Jan 17, 2011
Attached please find a press release on: Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that two additional SITECH® Technology Dealers have been established in Brazil. SITECH Sul Brazil and SITECH Noroeste Brazil join the premier network of SITECH dealerships—the first fully...
Nov 26, 2010
A partnership agreement between leading South African chemical distributor Protea Chemicals and global water, air and energy solutions firm Nalco Company is set to pave the way for the new entity to become a formidable force on the African continent.
Sep 20, 2010
Jul 21, 2010
Telecommunications provider Neotel has announced that it would soon launch prepaid services, and that it would partner with JSE-listed Blue Label Telecoms as its electronic voucher vendor. "We required a partner that had a wide operational footprint, and with Blue...
May 24, 2010
Attached please find a press release on: Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that SITECHTM India North & East and SITECH India South & West have been established to serve heavy and highway contractors in India. The two SITECH Technology Dealers join the premier...
Oct 30, 2009
The local subsidiary of global fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company Unilever has opened a new R370-million warehouse, Ndlovu Park, built in Pietermaritzburg.
Sep 18, 2009
A leading manufacturer and supplier of steel welded mesh, wire coils and bars Steeledale Mesh has steadily broadened its market base in recent years. The 40-year-old company, which is also a member of the listed Aveng group, has grown its yearly turnover by more...
Jun 26, 2009
Chrysler Group LLC and Fiat Group have finalised their global strategic alliance, forming a new Chrysler the two auto manufacturers said has “the resources, technology and worldwide distribution network required to compete effectively on a global scale”.
Jun 11, 2009
Chrysler Group LLC and Fiat Group announced on Wednesday that they had finalised their global strategic alliance, forming a new Chrysler the two auto manufacturers said had “the resources, technology and worldwide distribution network required to compete effectively...
Mar 20, 2009
To meet the demand for dewatering pumps, Weir Warman Africa has launched a rental division with a comprehensive range of submersible pumps which cover light-slurry, slurry and dewatering applications.
Feb 23, 2009
Attached please find a press release on: Fonenet, a UK-based telecom solution provider, will be marketing and distributing ThurayaIP, a competitive mobile satellite broadband service, in UK and major African markets. With a strong distribution network, Fonenet will...
Feb 20, 2009
In spite of the current automotive crisis, global vehicle manufacturer General Motors (GM) has recorded a fifth consecutive year of growth in Africa since 2003, reaching a record of 212 362-unit sales. This marks a volume increase of 18% over 2007 and an increase in...
Jun 20, 2008
South African black-owned multidisciplinary engineering consultancy Arcus Gibbs, in conjunction with Gibb Mauritius, has concluded the preparation of a water master plan for the Indian Ocean island’s failing water- supply infrastructure.
May 24, 2007
Automotive electronics company Control Instruments (CI Group) has signed an agreement to unbundle its world wide fleet and vehicle management interest to the Matrix Group and hopes to list the new entity on the JSE in the third quarter of this year.
May 26, 2006
German-based Demag Cranes and Components is the world’s largest manufacturer of overhead cranes, hoists, enclosed rail cranes, gear motors, and material handling solutions.
May 05, 2006
Producing a software product unique in the South African market, Adroit (Advanced, Distributed, Real-time, Object-oriented, Intelligent, Toolkit) has become the product of choice for users in the mainstream as well as lesser known industrial sectors.
Apr 21, 2006
FloSolve’s Western Cape distributor, Calberg Lubrication, has installed a Vogel GSE multi-outlet driven pump for a centralised lubrication system on a Komatsu WA800 front-end loader for Namakwa Sands on the West Coast.
May 06, 2005
US-based United Technologies Corporation has announced plans to acquire Lenel Systems International, a leader in the development and delivery of scalable, integrated security software systems and business solutions targeted at the commercial and government security...
Jun 18, 2004
One of South Africa’s largest manufacturers and distributors of industrial and mining electric motors, the Femco group of companies, has embarked on an ambitious expansion drive.
Feb 06, 2004
Integrated logistics company Barloworld Logistics recently announced a strategic development to its well-established relationship with PPC Cement in which Barloworld Logistics will perform scenario-planning and optimisation of the full PPC Cement supply-chain.
Apr 25, 2003
The industrial gearbox and geared motor division of Bearing Man, Power Drives, has made its debut in the electric motor business, with the launch in this country of Fenner Motoline electric motors, which have now been awarded South African Bureau of Standards (SABS)...
Mar 22, 2002
Contracting company Wilson Bayly Holmes-Ovcon (WBHO) is now putting the finishing touches to the R195-million Lebalelo water supply scheme, being developed in Limpopo Province for farmers and several mining concerns, including Anglo Platinum’s new...