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Oct 17, 2014
MIGHTY SEVEN CORDLESS DRILL/SCREWDRIVER The tool enables the user to adjust its settings for specified applications, allowing for optimum results to be achieved
Industrial machinery supplier Dowson and Dobson (D&D) Industrial has introduced a cordless, battery-powered tool developed by Taiwan headquartered pneumatic tools manufacturer Mighty Seven, to the Southern African market. D&D Industrial sales manager Johan van...
Oct 17, 2014
With constant advancements taking place across the engineering, design and information and technology fields, South Africa is at the forefront of a major technology boom, which the Technology University Innovator event seeks to showcase.
Oct 15, 2014
Flashback Mick Davis picture
Old Xstrata recollections were reignited on Tuesday as former Xstrata CEO Mick Davis announced that his new X2 Resources had garnered in another $1-billion to take the incipient mining company towards financial reserves of close on $5-billion. A number of new...
Oct 13, 2014
Reflecting its commitment to expanding its local crusher capability, Weir Minerals Africa recently commissioned the world’s first Enduron® SP cone crusher at a local gold waste rock aggregate plant. Early results indicate that this new technology has significant...
Oct 09, 2014
Engen proudly staged yet another successful Engen Knockout Challenge in the months of June through to August in 2014. To further engage with the youth and football supporters in South Africa, Engen introduced the “Be the Journo” competition where the supporters...
Oct 09, 2014
Variable Speed Drive compressor technology from quality air equipment and service solutions specialist, Atlas Copco, is the key to sustainable energy-efficient operation and low total cost of ownership. With declining global energy resources and escalating...
Oct 08, 2014
President Jacob Zuma
KwaZulu-Natal’s Dube TradePort would contribute R5.6-billion to South Africa’s gross domestic product and create about 150 225 jobs by 2060, President Jacob Zuma told a gathering of public and private sector stakeholders and investors at the formal opening of the...
Oct 08, 2014
Barloworld Power, Caterpillar’s southern African dealer for Energy and Transportation, has been selected to supply MaK propulsion engines and Cat generators to the Transnet National Ports Authority in South Africa for its new fleet of tugs. Barloworld Power supplies...
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Oct 03, 2014
Schools from across the world had the opportunity to visit South Africa’s famous Constitution Hill in Johannesburg this month without leaving their classrooms by undertaking a virtual field trip that was organised by Google. Constitution Hill is the seat of the...
Sep 26, 2014
The Nuon team, from the Netherlands
The biennial, eight-day Sasol Solar Challenge kicks off in the country’s capital, Pretoria, on Saturday, and is set to end in Cape Town, on October 4. Fourteen teams will take part, of which eight are local, says race project manager Annalie van Vuuren.
Sep 26, 2014
NEW TRAINS Gibela will provide 600 trains by 2025
Construction of the Alstom-led Gibela consortium’s 600 000 m2 Dunnottar manufacturing facility, in the Ekurhuleni metropolitan area of Gauteng, is set to start in February 2015. On February 28, the land will be handed over from the Passenger Rail Agency of South...
Sep 26, 2014
SEGREN REDDY Otis South Africa was awarded the 2014 Diamond Arrow Award at the Professional Management Review Africa Awards
Vertical transportation systems manufacturer Otis introduced its Gen2 Switch range of lifts, which boasts ReGen technology, in May, making the Gen2 systems 75% more energy efficient than conventional systems, states the company. Otis Southern Africa MD Segren Reddy...
Sep 26, 2014
East Rand-based Maxiflex Door Systems, which has been in operation since 1990, is a manufacturer, supplier and installer of strip curtains, protection screens, flexible impact doors and rigid impact doors. The 72-employee company is also the sole distributor in South...
Sep 26, 2014
I went to Port Elizabeth for a couple of days. I had received various requests to travel to the coastal city. So, accompanied by my project coordinator, I went.
Sep 19, 2014
Development financier the Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) signed a cooperation agreement with Argentina-based consortium A & G International in July, which will lead to the production of 25 000 ha of soybeans and other grains for biofuels, human...
Sep 19, 2014
Funding is being secured for the unfunded portion of the ferromanagense smelter, in the Coega industrial development zone.
Sep 16, 2014
Government’s proposed Medium and Heavy Commercial Vehicle Automotive Investment Scheme (MHCV-AIS) is unlikely to have any real impact on Isuzu Trucks South Africa’s automotive assembly business, as the monetary benefits of the incentive would be too insignificant to...
Sep 11, 2014
Encouraged by the industrial and tourism potential of Port Elizabeth and driven by its partnership with gas company Air Products, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) supplier and distributer Reatile Gaz on Thursday officially opened a new LPG depot and cylinder filling...
 
 
 
 
Sep 05, 2014
Strata Civils has successfully built 18 hockey and soccer AstroTurfs to date and aims to service the synthetic sports field market countrywide, Charles Linnegar, Managing Director, says. “Our first major contract was for township infrastructure in Parklands and...
Sep 05, 2014
African Oxygen’s air separation unit is more than 75% complete.
Sep 05, 2014
LUBRICATION OIL AVAILABLE Modern gearboxes put enormous pressure on the lubricant
Petroleum products refining company Engen announced in July that it launched its Gengear XEP-series industrial gearbox oils for high-performance under pressure applications to the local market.
Sep 05, 2014
PE(Y)12/2014 Port Elizabeth: St Albans Prison: term contract for boiler maintenance, repairs and servicing, Tel (041) 408 2035/2033, CD September 25, 2014.
Sep 05, 2014
The Master Builders South Africa’s (MBSA’s) 109th Annual Congress, set to take place in Port Elizabeth on September 21 to 23, will discuss ways of increasing investment, particularly in residential and public-sector buildings such as schools and medical facilities.
Sep 05, 2014
Many African countries are opening their doors to business, increasingly welcoming investors, says General Motors (GM) Africa president Mario Spangenberg. These countries are working hard to become more investor friendly, and South Africa has to take notice and...
Sep 02, 2014
TNPA CEO Tau Morwe
The announcement of the successful bidder for the construction of Durban’s long-awaited passenger cruise terminal was imminent, Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) CEO Tau Morwe told delegates at the African Ports Evolution Conference in Durban on Tuesday.  The...
Sep 02, 2014
Despite being Africa’s economic powerhouse, South Africa has fallen behind in terms of the number of people per 100 that have access to fixed and mobile broadband, Saab Grintek Technologies CTO Suraj Ramlall said on Tuesday. Broadband in South Africa was generally...
Sep 02, 2014
Some of the best innovations worldwide had been conceptualised and delivered during or immediately following a recessionary period, Internet Solutions MD Saki Missaikos said on Tuesday. Speaking at the Southern Africa Telecommunication Networks and Applications...
Sep 02, 2014
Fibre has emerged as a key aspect of telecommunications group Telkom’s turnaround and its ambitions of becoming “a clear broadband leader”. Speaking at the Southern Africa Telecommunications Networks and Applications Conference, in Port Elizabeth, on Tuesday, Telkom...
 
 
 
 
Sep 02, 2014
Access to the Internet was fundamental to educating South Africa’s uneducated, unemployed and rural citizens, a panel of speakers at the Southern Africa Telecommunication Network and Application Conference (Satnac), held in Port Elizabeth, agreed on Tuesday. The need...
Sep 02, 2014
Sub-Saharan Africa’s digital revolution was not set to get under way  – it had already started, Ericsson VP for strategy, marketing and communication Tumi Sekhukhune told delegates at the Southern Africa Telecommunication Network and Application Conference (Satnac),...
Sep 01, 2014
Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko
As telecommunications group Telkom continued the turnaround that raised its share price from R11 a few years ago to the current R55 a share, the previously beleaguered group aimed to play a significant role in the provision of broadband to all South Africans....
Sep 01, 2014
Dr Siyabonga Cwele
As South Africa entered the “spring” of its ambitious South Africa (SA) Connect broadband strategy, Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Dr Siyabonga Cwele on Monday assured stakeholders that South Africa’s information and communication technology (ICT)...
Aug 29, 2014
Port Elizabeth: Forest Hill Military Base: Repairs and renovations to buildings 141 and 142: Undercover parking transport hangers, Port Elizabeth,
Aug 29, 2014
Welding and construction-related equipment supplier Renttech South Africa’s acquisitions of East London-based gas and welding supplier East Coast Industries (ECI), in July, has offorded Renttech South Africa a far greater presence in the Eastern Cape. “With branches...
Aug 29, 2014
Aug 29, 2014
COLD BOX The cold box, which weighs almost 100 t, was designed and manufactured by Germany-based Linde Group
South African gas company Afrox’s R300-million, 150 t/d air separation unit (ASU) in the Coega industrial development zone of the Eastern Cape, is more than 75% complete, Afrox MD Brett Kimber tells Engineering News. Major equipment, including the cold box and...
Aug 29, 2014
CLEANING UP ITS ACT Increasing growth in the business meant the company had grown too large for its old premises
Multi-service group the Goscor Group is extending its offering of cleaning services with the expansion of two of its Port Elizabeth operations, which include Goscor Lift Truck Company (GLTC) and Goscor Cleaning Company (GCC), with the official launch to its new...
Aug 28, 2014
In South Africa’s largest local shipbuilding contract Transnet National Ports Authority has ordered nine new Voith Water Tractors for use in several ports across the country. This is also the largest order in the history of Voith marine technology. The VWT will be...
 
 
 
 
Aug 27, 2014
Main contractor Murray & Roberts Buildings is making good progress on the new Dainfern Square Shopping Centre, north of Johannesburg, being developed by Abacus Asset Management. This upmarket mixed-use retail development on the corner of William Nicol Drive and...
Aug 26, 2014
Coega IDZ
Developer Nu-Way Housing Developments on Tuesday said it would go ahead with a “mammoth” mixed-use residential development after securing approval from the Department of Environmental Affairs. The R6-billion Coega Ridge development, adjacent to the Coega industrial...
Aug 22, 2014
A R1.4-billion contract, awarded by Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) to Durban-based Southern African Shipyards, for the supply of nine tugboats for South Africa’s harbours got under way this week with the cutting of the first steel. The tugboats would...
Aug 20, 2014
Isuzu Midnite
Many African countries were opening their doors to business, increasingly welcoming investors, said General Motors (GM) Africa president Mario Spangenberg on Wednesday. These countries were working hard to become more investor friendly, and South Africa had to take...
Aug 15, 2014
Agni Steel South Africa started production at its R400-million, state-of-the-art steel mill in the Coega industrial development zone (IDZ) in Port Elizabeth, in the Eastern Cape, in April. The company is a joint venture between Agni Steel India and Afro Asia...
 
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