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Sep 17, 2014
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Updated 1 hour 39 minutes ago Major investments continue to be undertaken by diamond mining and manufacturing company De Beers Group, as demand is expected to almost outstrip growth in terms of diamond carat production in the next ten years – given the lack of new mining discoveries in the last...
Sep 17, 2014
Updated 5 hours ago a.b.e. Construction Chemicals has launched silvakote eco, a new water-based environmentally-friendly elastomeric coating to protect and waterproof concrete, bitumen, galvanised, and metal surfaces. a.b.e. is part of the Chryso Southern Africa Group. Lance Anderson,...
Sep 16, 2014
The University of Cape Town (UCT) has maintained its upward trend in the yearly Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, moving up four places to 141 for the 2014/15 ranking cycle. The QS World University Rankings compare the top 800 institutions around...
Sep 16, 2014
Following the completion of Project Cielo Blu and in light of R300-million in capital expenditure projects currently being implemented, JSE-listed branded consumer goods and beverages group Clover was focusing on increasing volumes to make use of the additional...
Sep 16, 2014
Electrical and instrumentation contractor, B&W Instrumentation & Electrical has reported a phenomenal turnaround since it was acquired by engineered solutions provider ELB Engineering Services in April 2014. This is according to B&W CEO Brian Harley. “Since the...
Sep 15, 2014
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene reported on Monday that nonstrategic government assets had been identified within various government departments that could be used to support an equity injection into the financially strained State-owned electricity producer, Eskom....
Sep 12, 2014
The board of UD Trucks Southern Africa (UDTSA) has announced the resignation of MD Jacques Carelse.   Long-time UD employee, corporate planning and marketing GM, Rory Schulz, has been appointed as acting MD while the process started to appoint a new MD. The Japanese...
Sep 12, 2014
PFUNGWA SERIMA SAP Africa’s focus over the next year will be on knowledge transfer and skills development, coverage and partnerships
Enterprise resource planning giant SAP will invest $500-million in its African operations until 2020, with the short-term aim of broadening its skills development initiatives and local presence on the continent, says SAP Africa CEO Pfungwa Serima. “Each quarter, SAP...
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Sep 08, 2014
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The Labour Court in Johannesburg on Monday declared the lockout of National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) members by employers affiliated to the National Employers' Association of South Africa (Neasa) legal. Neasa had embarked on the lockout last...
Sep 08, 2014
Sep 05, 2014
A high-level UK delegation will arrive in the country next week for a visit that will  focus on strengthening commercial opportunities, science and innovation, skills development and education relations with South Africa. The delegation will be led by the Mayor of...
Sep 05, 2014
The coal beneficiation sector depends on robust products that provide ease of operation, minimised maintenance costs and enhanced productivity. MBE Minerals is a leading supplier of coal beneficiation technology, ranging from basic and detailed engineering to...
Sep 05, 2014
Sep 05, 2014
Barloworld Power Rental, Cat dealer for Southern Africa will supply prime power generators to the eighth Aerospace and Defence Show (AAD) 2014, which will be held at the Waterkloof Airforce Base, in Pretoria, from September 17 to 21. The tender to supply the...
Sep 05, 2014
After a long process of consultation, the Integrated Urban Development Framework (IDUF) has been released for further discussion and debate. The IDUF is a slim document but contains numerous ideas and thoughts on how to take forward the National Development Plan’s...
Sep 04, 2014
Sep 04, 2014
Over the past decade Caterpillar’s research and development programme has led to a steady transition from flat gaskets to ‘integral seals’ as standard fitment on latest generation Cat models to meet high performing engine, hydraulic and drive train sealing...
 
 
 
 
Sep 04, 2014
Teba MD Graham Herbert
The long-standing Teba Limited business, which recruits and manages local and foreign labour for South Africa’s mining industry, has changed its approach from being an inward-looking company to one that proactively provides various services to mines, mineworkers and...
Sep 03, 2014
Goscor Hi-Reach introduces the Genie SX-180, the tallest self-propelled Super Boom yet in Africa, that reaches higher with a remarkable working height of 57m. “As the official distributor of the well-known Genie range of equipment in Southern Africa, we are very...
Sep 03, 2014
Colin Barnett
Western Australian Premier Colin Barnett has urged African leaders not to be intimidated by global mining companies, but to ensure that their citizens received a fair return for their resource exploitation. Speaking at the first day of Paydirt’s Africa Downunder...
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
Buoyed by the completion of a successful master plan project and subsequent design roll-out of housing and bulk infrastructure in Port Harcourt, one of Nigeria’s largest cities, leading South African black-owned engineering consulting firm, GIBB have ambitions of...
Sep 02, 2014
Market demand for an easy to use, on-site product with the benefits of conventional pump-applied structural glazing sealants, has led to Dow Corning developing a 400ml two-component pack of fast curing, structural grade silicone sealant now available locally from...
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 02, 2014
As part of its dedication to addressing the skills gap and furthering higher education in South Africa, Jasco has once again committed to support postgraduate research at Telkom’s Centre of Excellence for Broadband Networks and Applications, established in the...
Sep 02, 2014
Here are some waterproofing hints drawn from the extensive experience of Gordon Anderson, one of South Africa’s foremost authorities on waterproofing, who consults to a.b.e. Construction Chemicals. a.b.e, part of the Chryso Southern Africa Group, has for close to 75...
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)...
Sep 01, 2014
Pinnacle Africa, one of Southern Africa’s largest ICT distributors, unveils the most powerful desktop PC available to consumers and announces immediate availability of Intel’s new Haswell-E processors together with the X99 motherboards and DDR4 memory needed to...
Aug 29, 2014
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene
The key to the development of South Africa lay in mineral beneficiation and industrialisation in joint development with its regional neighbours, South Africa’s new Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene told the Centre for Education In Economics and Finance (CEEF). Speaking...
Aug 29, 2014
FP23 PROGRAMMABLE CONTROLLER Shimaden products are predominantly used for high-accuracy temperature control and profiling
Tokyo-based temperature and humidity-control speciality products designer and manufacturer Shimaden appointed local industrial instrumentation and process control supplier Indecon Instrumentation as its South African product distributor in May. Indecon...
Aug 29, 2014
UK engineering support services provider Babcock is set to deliver the largest order of global truck manufacturer DAF’s truck tractors in Southern Africa to bulk carrier road-based logistics company Ngululu Bulk Carriers (NBC), with 133 trucks to be delivered in...
Aug 29, 2014
South Africa’s Cabinet has approved the ratification of the Grand Inga Treaty with the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Aug 29, 2014
GAUGING QUALITY Several food and snacks companies use the NDC 710e series moisture gauge system
Engineering and technological products distributor BEP Bestobell South Africa is installing eight NDC 710e series moisture gauge systems at a local snack manufacturer’s facilities in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng. The R5-million project started in November 2013 and three...
 
 
 
 
Aug 29, 2014
SIMPLIFYING SYSTEM MANAGEMENT The Wonderware Corporate Energy Management functionalities include recording consumption and demand for a range of energy types
Industrial software and real-time operations management solutions company Wonderware introduced its Situational Awareness library for the InTouch SCADA/HMI software program in March. The use of this library makes plant operators more aware of their environment by...
Aug 28, 2014
The theme of the 19th Annual National Conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment, : “Metsi-Water-Amanzi-Mati-Madi: Sustaining Development for Life in Southern Africa” brought into sharp focus the parlous state of the country’s water supply...
Aug 28, 2014
a.b.e. Construction Chemicals has expanded its range of VIP Polyurea coatings to include systems for specific waterproofing applications, as well as a new concept featuring polyurea coatings factory-applied to insulation boards. Noel Abendroth, Manager: Polyurea...
Aug 28, 2014
Rory Schulz
The board of UD Trucks Southern Africa (UDTSA) on Thursday announced the resignation of MD Jacques Carelse.   Long-time UD employee, corporate planning and marketing GM, Rory Schulz, was appointed as acting MD while the process started to appoint a new MD. The...
Aug 27, 2014
Kempton Park. BMW South Africa today announced a far-reaching partnership with Schneider Electric, in order to forge ahead with its strategy for customer-friendly electric mobility. The partnership agreement includes checking the electrical installation in customers’...
 
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