R/€ = 14.19
R/$ = 10.45
Au 1238.25 $/oz
Pt 1366.50 $/oz
Nov 01, 2013
South Africa’s official organisation for promoting glass recycling, The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC), recycled more than 330 000 t of nonreturnable bottles and jars in its last fiscal year and, therefore, it contributed significantly to 79% of all yearly glass...
Oct 18, 2013
Safety products supplier Bramhope Safety Solutions is increasingly being approached by South African organisations for their work apparel and personal protective equipment (PPE) solutions, Bramhope CEO Isak Marais tells Engineering News. This is owing to companies...
Mar 08, 2013
An affordable gas metal arc virtual welding simulator enables schools, colleges and even companies to begin entry-level welding training, or to use the simulator to assess the talents of new entrants, says education systems company Edit Microsystems product manager...
Feb 08, 2013
Electrical component suppliers ARB Electrical Wholesalers, a member of JSE-listed ARB Holdings, is set to play a significant role in the distribution of power generated by State-owned power utility Eskom and independent power producers (IPPs), particularly those...
Sep 14, 2012
Safety equipment and training provider Vertical Safety Systems (VSS) sales manager Shaun Wakelin states that easier access to rope-access services and the availability of better-qualified technicians are contributing to rising demand for such services. He adds that...
Sep 14, 2012
The Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) plans to introduce a new training course by year-end, which is aimed at improving welding safety in many industries, including the mining sector, says SAIW executive director Jim Guild. Although the course has not yet...
May 14, 2012
Based in Accra, Ndede Company has been supplying consumables, safety equipment and engineering products to the mining industries across West Africa for almost 13 years.
Sep 16, 2011
Companies, particularly large industrial and administrative firms, are increasingly training employees in various health and safety courses to ensure that they become compliant and maintain their compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act, No 85 of...
Sep 16, 2011
Apr 15, 2011
Senior management is becoming increasingly responsible for the implementation of fire-prevention and protection measures on company premises.
Oct 15, 2010
May 11, 2010
Attached please find a press release on: Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical building block that is used to make polycarbonate plastic and epoxy resins. Polycarbonate is a lightweight, high-performance plastic that is used for products such as electronics, automotive and...
Apr 16, 2010
Safety solutions company DuPont Protective Technologies will make its on-line worker safety university available to trainers and selected end-users of DuPont safety equipment. This remote university currently makes safety practices in chemical and thermal...
May 15, 2009
The Punta Cana Airport expansion includes the construction of a new landing strip and taxiway fit for larger aircraft.
Apr 17, 2009
A constant challenge faced by accredited fire and first-aid training provider South African Fire and Medical Academy (Safma) is that there are too many businesses that place production above fire and occupational risk to employees, says Safma director Mark Ackers
Dec 12, 2008
A joint venture (JV) between Nu Tog and the Strategic Partner Group (SPG), Shingzele, has successfully supplied the Gautrain project with personal protective equipment (PPE) with a contract value of close to R15-million a year.
Sep 19, 2008
Welding gas and consumables group African Oxygen (Afrox) has rolled out a new personal protective equipment (PPE) concept that packages safety equipment for industries such as mining, vehicle manufacturing and construction, reports Afrox PPE business manager Roshana...
Aug 29, 2008
Diversified engineering company Becker Engineering's range of work apparel includes dependable personal protection equipment designed for enhanced safety during industrial cleaning procedures.
Aug 01, 2008
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) supplier safety products manufacturer MSA Africa is looking to expand its footprint in Africa after the company experienced a 35% growth in its African interests in the past year.
Jun 20, 2008
Attached please find a press release on: Afrox has rolled out a new personal protective equipment (PPE) concept that packages safety equipment for industries such as mining, vehicle manufacturing and construction.
Aug 17, 2007
As safety in mining becomes an increasingly important consideration for companies in the sector, a trend which has been particularly noticeable over the past few weeks in South Africa, companies are starting to have to explore ways to ensure that workers leave their...
Aug 03, 2007
A joint venture (JV), Shinzele, between two local companies, Nu Tog and Strategic Partner Group is supplying personal protective equipment (PPE) to the Gautrain project, says Nu Tog MD Lynne Traynor.
Aug 03, 2007
The increasing emphasis placed on worker safety in South Africa has made the provision of safety equipment a matter of importance, says Afrox Safety general business manager Mike Twine.
Aug 03, 2007
Manufacturer and supplier of safety equipment, MSA Africa, has launched a new range of maximum splash safety goggles.
Aug 03, 2007
Manufacturer and supplier of personal protective equipment (PPE) Siyasebenza Manufacturing, has broadened its focus to include supplying safety equipment to the general public in a bid to capture a larger portion of the safety equipment supply market, reports...
May 11, 2007
The Spirax Sarco safety valve protects against excess pressure across a broad spectrum of industrial processes.
Sep 01, 2006
South Africa-based gas giant Afrox will afford show visitors the opportunity to view a selection of the safest, highest-quality industrial equipment, consumables and systems currently available in South Africa at the Electra Mining 2006 exhibition.
Aug 25, 2006
Viewers of the Discovery Channel’s “Urban Explorers” television show got a firsthand look at MSA products in action.
Feb 03, 2006
The gas industry is currently at a somewhat mature stage in the marketing cycle and, consequently, companies need to find new innovations to generate income, says Harris Calorific MD Peter Boucher. ?
Jan 20, 2006
Leading safety-equipment company concludes R82m empowerment transaction
Sep 02, 2005
Over the last few years, South African industries have begun to wake up to the importance and necessity of safety equipment in the work place.
Jun 17, 2005
Health and safety has become a key concern in the South African mining, petrochemical and manufacturing industries in recent years and, in particular, the health and safety of welders in these key sectors has recently received more attention as welding represents a...
May 27, 2005
In a breakdown project that took only four weeks to complete, a mill motor, a water-cooling tower and auxiliary equipment were supplied, installed and commissioned at Tubatse Ferrochrome.
Aug 09, 2004
Miners trapped underground, lost, should soon be a problem of the past thanks to a new cap-lamp that will reach the market soon.
Feb 25, 2003
Mining giant Anglo American has announced that its divisions and operations recorded R2,4-billion in procurement transactions with black economic empowerment (BEE) small and medium enterprises (SMEs), as well as related business development initiatives, during the...
Sep 27, 2002
Exclusive distributors in Southern Africa for the Tractel range of safety equipment, Bellambie Mining & Industrial, has an extensive range of fall arrest equipment, including safety harnesses and working belts, suitable for use in diverse applications.