R/€ = 15.64 Change: -0.01
R/$ = 13.73 Change: -0.01
Au 1291.46 $/oz Change: -2.40
Pt 810.70 $/oz Change: 6.84


Datatec optimistic about full Westcon turnaround within two years

By: Natasha Odendaal     1st June 2018 International information and communications technology company Datatec expects its embattled Westcon International portfolio to return to profitability within the next year, with a full turnaround emerging within two years. Datatec, which recently disposed of its businesses in North America and... 

Aurecon launches White Paper on buildings of the future

By: Creamer Media Reporter      1st June 2017 Engineering firm Aurecon has released a White Paper, ‘Buildings of the Future: science fiction or science fact?’, inspired by interviews with professionals across the built environment sector. The paper shares thoughts around what is driving demand, challenges inherent in reaching intelligent... 

South32 confirms more board appointments

By: Natasha Odendaal     11th May 2015 BHP Billiton spin-off, South32, on Monday confirmed the appointment of several nonexecutive directors. Frank Cooper, Peter Kukielski, Futhi Mtoba and Wayne Osborn would become nonexecutive directors of the Perth-based mining company, effective May 7, while Xolani Mkhwanazi would step in effective... 

BHP Billiton’s South32 poised to benefit South Africa

By: Martin Creamer     22nd August 2014 The assets that BHP Billiton plans to hive off into a new standalone global diversified metals and mining company generated sales revenue last year of close to $10-billion. In the last ten years, the commodities of the proposed new company South32 enjoyed an earnings margin – in earnings before... 

Push to reduce costs underpins outsourcing in SA

17th May 2013 Outsourcing and shared service use in South Africa are mainly driven by companies seeking to reduce operational costs and support growth strategies for expansion into Africa, says KPMG shared services and outsourcing associate director Fritz Dannhauser. The KPMG Sourcing Pulse survey of the third... 


Latest News


Latest Videos



Engineering News is a product of Creamer Media.

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more


We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store


Advertising on Engineering News is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email

View options
Subscribe Now for $119
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
Subscribe Now for $119 Close