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Feb 27, 2015
MAKING A CHANGE Owing to the rising energy costs and mounting energy challenges, the vehicle manufacturer launched a dedicated environmental engineering department
Updated 8 hours ago Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) has won its second consecutive Energy Company of the Year award, presented by the Southern Africa Association for Energy Efficiency, for its efforts in energy efficiency.
Feb 27, 2015
Updated 8 hours ago In the first quarter of 2015, seven wind turbines will be erected in the 21 MW Chaba wind farm.
Feb 27, 2015
Updated 8 hours ago Concrete manufacturers that are members of the Southern Africa Readymix Association (Sarma) will have to pass tougher audit criteria this year to maintain their good standing with the association and meet tighter controls in line with international standards. Last...
Feb 27, 2015
Updated 8 hours ago Main Activity of the Company: Alco-Safe is a distributor of drug and alcohol testing equipment in South and Southern Africa Date and Place of Birth: February 19, 1986, Pretoria Education: Bachelor of Commerce and Business Management, University of Pretoria, 2004 to...
Feb 27, 2015
Updated 8 hours ago The Southern Africa Stainless Steel Development Association (Sassda) in November announced the winners of the 2014 Stainless Steel Awards at a gala banquet held at the Indaba Hotel in Fourways, Johannesburg. “We have seen some of the strongest entries in several...
Feb 27, 2015
Updated 8 hours ago The Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) earlier this month said South Africa’s strict environmental legislation was a significant challenge for small, medium-sized and microenterprises (SMMEs) that could hamper further growth of...
Feb 27, 2015
Updated 8 hours ago To encourage growth and celebrate excellence in the metals and engineering sector, the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) has taken the initiative of introducing the yearly Seifsa Awards for Excellence. This year’s winners will be...
Feb 26, 2015
The National Development Plan (NDP) will be the highlight of the first breakaway session of the inaugural Southern African Metals and Engineering Indaba, which will be held, in Johannesburg, on May 28 and 29.
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Feb 24, 2015
Seifsa chief economist Henk Langenhoven
The steel and engineering sector was estimated to have produced R488-billion worth of output during 2014 and added a R117-billion of value to the economy, Steel and Engineering industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) chief economist Henk Langenhoven said on...
Feb 23, 2015
Plans for a hydro-electric power plant between Zambia and Zimbabwe have been expanded to 2 400 MW from 1 600 MW, an industry official said on Sunday. A recent study showed that the Batoka Gorge power plant would produce more electricity than previously envisaged,...
Feb 20, 2015
Southern Africa-focused precious gem producer Lucara Diamond Corp has rewarded shareholders with a special dividend after it reported strong 2014 earnings. The Vancouver-based miner, which operates its flagship Karowe mine, in Botswana, reported headline earnings a...
Feb 20, 2015
The new Ford Fusion, which was launched in Cape Town last month, is the most technologically advanced Ford vehicle ever introduced in South Africa, claims Ford Motor Company Southern Africa marketing, sales and service VP Mark Kaufman. New technologies featured in...
Feb 20, 2015
The Sere wind farm is generating at its full capacity of 100 MW, two months ahead of schedule.
Feb 20, 2015
SYSTEM UPGRADE Legrand’s lighting and motion system, which reduces the time the lights are left on unnecessarily
Electrical systems supplier Legrand has upgraded its lighting and motion management system to incorporate an additional dimming functionality, as well as a switch sensor, or motion management system, says sales manager Johan Bosch. He tells Engineering News that the...
Feb 19, 2015
The Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) on Thursday said it was opposed to the introduction of any additional taxes on the business community.
Feb 19, 2015
On Thursday 12 March at the Glen Hove Conferencing Centre in Johannesburg the Fossil Fuel Foundation is hosting the ‘Non-Renewable Resources Energy Conference.’  Southern Africa, especially Botswana, South Africa and Mozambique, has large resources of bituminous and...
Feb 19, 2015
Southern Africa-focused diamond miner Petra Diamonds on Thursday reported a 16% increase in revenue to $214.8-million for the six months ended December 31, while its profit rose 21% to $92.9-million, owing to higher run-of-mine (RoM) output at its Finsch,...
Feb 19, 2015
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $144.9-million African Development Fund loan to support the development of the Kenya–Tanzania Power Interconnection project. The interconnection project would entail the construction of about 508 km of transmission...
 
 
 
 
Feb 18, 2015
Petrochemicals group Sasol has amended its “progressive” dividend policy, which sees dividends improved or maintained in line with the company’s earnings, in light of a low oil price environment and current macroeconomic conditions. “The revised policy is based on a...
Feb 17, 2015
Does Manufacturing Have a Future In Southern Africa? That is the topic that will be debated robustly at the first plenary session of the inaugural Southern African Metals and Engineering Indaba scheduled to take place on 28 and 29 May. Answering that question and...
Feb 17, 2015
The Cape Epic, Southern Africa’s premier mountain bike event, will be visiting Wellington on 20 and 21 March 2015. In order to welcome the event to our town and ensure that both participants and visitors enjoy a spectacular stay in Wellington many local initiatives...
Feb 17, 2015
The global environment continues to be challenging, notes JSE-listed Distell, which for the six months ended December 31 reports sales volumes of 369-million litres, a 3.7% increase, growing revenue by 10.5% to about R11-billion. In the group’s unaudited results for...
Feb 17, 2015
Minister Rob Davies, Arcelormittal Ceo Paul O’Faherty And Business Leadership South Africa Chairman Bobby Godsell Among Speakers At Metals Indaba’s First Plenary Session JOHANNESBURG, 16 FEBRUARY 2015 – Does Manufacturing Have a Future In Southern Africa?
Feb 16, 2015
Chicago Pneumatic, together with authorised dealer Retrofit Compressed Air Services, recently handed over the first two CPS 950-10 compressors to specialist compressed air and pneumatic equipment hire company Thembeka Air. The powerful diesel compressors are ideally...
Feb 16, 2015
Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) has won its second consecutive Energy Company of the Year award, presented by the Southern Africa Association for Energy Efficiency, for its efforts in energy efficiency.
Feb 13, 2015
Engen, a leading African energy multinational, has continued its robust investment programme on the continent with the construction of a third petroleum products terminal in Mozambique. The 24 000m³ depot will supply petrol, diesel and lubricants to the main hubs in...
Feb 13, 2015
Pedestrian Door Solutions specialists, ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems South Africa (Pty) Ltd., have supplied and installed a number of Besam entrance systems to medical facilities both in South Africa and outside the country’s borders that offer fast, convenient and...
Feb 13, 2015
Yes, empty-nesters will still find the Jazz attractive, but the new model should also appeal to the younger customer, says Honda Motor Southern Africa (HMSA) operations director Graham Eagle. He believes the more dynamic-looking Jazz – the third iteration – will...
 
 
 
 
Feb 13, 2015
Oil prices can bounce back to $65, $70 a barrel, with the price already strengthening in February to above $50 a barrel, says Econometrix director and chief economist Dr Azar Jammine. He says collapsing oil prices have seen the cost of domestic fuel come down by...
Feb 12, 2015
In a deal that Goscor Lift Truck Company’s MD, Darryl Shafto, says will significantly help his company to provide an even better service to its customers, GLTC has won the right to distribute BHS Global products in Southern Africa. BHS is a world-renowned supplier of...
Feb 12, 2015
Global wind and solar company Mainstream Renewable Power reports that construction will begin this month on three new South African wind farms, which recently reached financial close following the third bid window under the country’s Renewable Energy Independent...
Feb 12, 2015
A special self-levelling silicone joint sealant supplied by a.b.e. Construction Chemicals was specified for the repair of the ‘Delta’ apron at O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. a.b.e. Construction Chemicals is part of the Chryso Southern Africa Group....
Feb 12, 2015
Energy management solutions and efficiency technologies are a means to end the energy crises experienced worldwide, highlighted Jean-Pascal Tricoire, chairman and CEO of Schneider Electric, during his visit and tour of the new Midrand Schneider Electric Campus in...
Feb 12, 2015
Feb 11, 2015
Global CEO Jean-Pascal Tricoire
Global energy management and automation specialist Schneider Electric says its newly inaugurated factory and office campus in Midrand, north of Johannesburg, has positioned it for both growth in the region and to meet the South African government’s growing demand for...
Feb 11, 2015
South African paper and pulp producer Sappi’s first-quarter operating performance has delivered few surprises, with results largely in line with expectations and on par with that of the first three months of the prior fiscal period. The group generated earnings...
Feb 11, 2015
The cumulative effect of several uncertainties in South Africa’s metals and engineering sector, amid a lack of demand – or prospects of an upswing – and idle production capacity, did not bode well for 2015, the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern...
Feb 10, 2015
As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) calls on government to foster closer collaboration between the public and private sector to ease economic burdens, the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) has urged...
 
 
 
 
Feb 09, 2015
The Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) on Monday said South Africa’s strict environmental legislation was a significant challenge for small-, medium-sized and microenterprises (SMMEs) that could hamper further growth of this...
Feb 09, 2015
After Mining Indaba MD Jonathan Moore
The rising prominence of investment in consumer-linked industries in Africa is significantly eclipsing investment in mining, with mining’s share hitting an all-time low at only 2% of foreign direct investment (FDI) in recent years. Technology, media and...
Feb 09, 2015
Huawei, a world-leading information and communications technology solutions provider, and Huawei Marine, a global submarine cable network provider, announced to show the industry leading Super 100G solution at WDM & Next Generation Optical Networking Africa which is...
Feb 09, 2015
April 12th 1914 marked an auspicious day on South Africa’s mining and industry calendar when SKF opened its doors at number 23 Pritchard Street, Johannesburg. This global knowledge engineering company, then known as SKEFKO (South Africa) Ball Bearing Company Limited,...
Feb 06, 2015
Despite capacity utilisation numbers for the metals and engineering sector having improved by 0.1% in the fourth quarter of 2014, this was not enough to reverse the downward trend experienced during the course of the year, the Steel and Engineering Industries...
 
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