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Danfoss showcases its expertise in partnership with Eurocool HVAC roadshows

Updated 5 hours ago / MEDIA STATEMENT / Danfoss, a market leader in the manufacture of variable speed drives, soft starters, refrigeration components, compressors and switches, recently took part in a number of different road shows around the country, with further events to come. Danfoss is a supporting partner of Eurocool, a leading... 

Engen reflects on helping tomorrow’s leaders shine this Youth Month 

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Unemployment, and especially youth unemployment, are arguably the most pressing issues facing our country. It is why Engen is firmly committed to playing its part in uplifting and creating opportunities for South Africa’s youth.  June being Youth Month allows Engen to reflect on the ongoing... 

Africa Travel Week throws support behind inaugural World Female Ranger Day to be celebrated on June 23

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Africa Travel Week will be joining thousands of tourism stakeholders on 23 June to celebrate the inaugural World Female Ranger Day recognising female anti-poaching rangers throughout Africa. Initiated by How Many Elephants (HME), World Female Ranger Day will spotlight the brave women who have... 

Innovate sewage pond dredging for sugar producer

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The recent upgrading of sewerage facilities at an Eswatini sugar producer required more than the dredging of a sewage pond – but Integrated Pump Rentals was up to the demanding task. Cleaning of a settlement pond usually involves the pumping of high solids material to another nearby dam. In this... 

Nel ASA: Joins hydrogen initiative with leading players to enable fossil-free steel rolling/milling 

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser, a division of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), has entered into a collaboration for a fossil-free hydrogen facility in Hofors, Sweden, together with partners Ovako, Volvo, Hitachi ABB, and H2 Green Steel. The conversion to green hydrogen in the production process will reduce... 

How is your data protected and processed in the EVDS?

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / South Africa has adopted a digital approach to the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine, with the implementation of the Electronic Vaccine Delivery System (EVDS). While this system is designed to streamline the process and improve the tracking and tracing of vaccines across the country. It also has... 

BOMAG GmbH appoints Kemach Equipment as the new dealer for South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Effective 01 August 2021, construction equipment manufacturer BOMAG GmbH, based in Boppard Germany, has appointed Kemach Equipment as its new dealer for South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland. The company markets the full BOMAG heavy and light machine range from the global market leader in... 

Rockwell Automation expands its threat detection services with Cisco Cyber Vision

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The longstanding alliance between Rockwell Automation and Cisco continues to find new ways to provide customer value with the recent announcement that Rockwell Automation is adding Cisco’s Cyber Vision solution to its existing LifecycleIQ Services portfolio of cybersecurity threat detection... 

Opinion Piece: Procuring the right safety footwear is key to female workers’ comfort and wellbeing

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Predahni Naidoo, Brand Manager at Sisi Work Safety Industries’ requirements for safety footwear and other Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) have historically been male dominated, but this trend is changing rapidly. More and more women are entering the workforce, including areas of ‘hard... 

54% saving attained after introducing Vesconite bushing

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / A 54%-per-component saving has been realised by Powerworks following the replacement of bronze bushings with a Vesconite low-friction bearings in the Jetstream turbine starters. This is according to Powerworks Manufacturing Manager Philip van den Hoeck, who was responsible for the initiative to... 

Gunboat with Vesconite retractable rudder pivots on Pacific voyage

22nd June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / A Gunboat 60, which was refitted in New Zealand, embarked on a Pacific voyage in late April with newly-installed Vesconite rudder pivots acting as the advanced sliding bearing, allowing smooth and effortless sliding of the retractable rudders when sailing in shallow water. Specialist marine... 

Lubrication solutions for plastics manufacturing

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Plastics are an ever-growing and significant industrial sector, meaning that plastics production, moulding and conversion operations need the support of high-quality lubricants to ensure long-lasting performance.  While there are some general application lubricants that can work well in different... 

78% of South African businesses are unaware about privacy laws governing their marketing activities, rely heavily on third-party trackers and ad platforms – Survey

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / According to a recent survey, only 22% of South African businesses are aware of privacy laws governing their marketing activities, despite the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) set to take effect on July 1. The survey, conducted by WorldWideWorx and commissioned by global technology... 

Just Share 2021 AGM Roundup 1: 21 May – 9 June

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Just Share has attended seven virtual annual general meetings (AGMs) since 21 May 2021:  Old Mutual Limited: 21 May  Standard Bank Group Limited: 27 May  Exxaro Resources Limited: 27 May  Nedbank Group Limited: 28 May  JSE Limited: 3 June Absa Group Limited: 4 June  Sanlam Limited: 9 June At... 

Vaccination Policies for the Workplace

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / by Anastasia Vatalidis, Director and Head of Labour & Employment Practice and Bradley Workman-Davies, Director, Werksmans Attorneys  The Department of Employment and Labour recently released an Amended Consolidated Direction on Occupational Health and Safety measures in certain workplaces... 

Standard Bank Group to bring together over 600 delegates in search for Africa’s next phase of growth

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Standard Bank Group is bringing together international investors, policymakers and top African corporates to look ahead to the opportunities in a growing Africa. The 11th Africa Investors’ Conference (AIC), held in collaboration with ICBC Standard Bank, is being held over 5 days from 21-25 June.... 

Amazing Spaces launches lifestyle property investment division to capture novel post-pandemic buyers

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Freedom to work remotely from anywhere in the world has spiked local and global demand for larger investment properties especially in South Africa, and for good reason. The country is famed for its exquisite landscapes, desirable climate, and notable wine regions.  As a prime destination for... 

Kellogg’s alleviating hunger in South Africa since 2014

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / “Alleviating hunger is not an act of charity. It is an imperative for any society that is founded on respect for human rights.”  – President Cyril Ramaphosa, 20 April 2020. The loss of income resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa led to higher levels of food insecurity in many... 

Schauenburg Systems says YES to youth employment!

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Schauenburg Systems (Pty) Ltd., a leading technology company in the field of mine safety, through its partnership with the Youth Employment Service (YES), is changing the lives of 32 South African youth by offering them 12-month quality work experiences. The majority of the youth in the programme... 

Ending poverty and connecting the unbanked to global supply chains

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / It is hard to imagine living without a bank account; particularly in today’s increasingly digital world. How would you pay for things? How would you be paid? Where would you keep your cash safely? Could you start and develop a successful business selling goods or services to consumers or... 

Engen Diesel Club shows truckers some love 

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The Engen Diesel Club (EDC) is prioritising the needs of the trucking community this month by distributing hampers to long-haul drivers to maximise their comfort and safety whilst on the road.  Living the ethos of #Engencares, the EDC has prioritised driver safety and wellness for the trucking... 

Opinion Piece: Next-Generation Networks could change the game, but how can telcos deploy them effectively?

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Sarthak Rohal, VP - IT services at AlphaCodes Next-Generation Networks (NGN) promise to combine the best of Internet Protocol (IP) and traditional telephony networks, a convergence that will deliver flexible, efficient, innovative, and high-quality telecommunication services. The ultimate goal... 

sefa encourages young entrepreneurs to access funding in Youth Month

21st June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The Small Enterprise Finance Agency (sefa) believes that assisting young entrepreneurs is vital for South Africa’s economy, and will boost efforts to achieve the country’s National Development Plan 2030 goals. It is important for sefa to empower youth-owned businesses in building an inclusive... 

Staying Safe 24/7

18th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The theme of National Safety Month, 2021 is “Staying Safe 24/7”. This speaks not only to staying safe 24/7 while on duty, but about bringing the same mindset home, to make awareness in general habitual, thereby impact the off-site lives of workers too. The ripple effect will spread throughout the... 

Opinion Piece: The 11 commandments of digital banking for your business

18th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Darryl Knopp, senior director for portfolio marketing at FICO, provides guidance based on experience The trouble with following conventional wisdom is that it is always changing. Proximity to the branch matters. Branches are closing. Multi-channel. Omni-channel. Digital first. Digital only.... 

Plastic industry helps to clean beaches and remove visible litter

18th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Plastics SA supported the World Environment Day (5 June) and World Ocean Day (8 June) by sponsoring plastic bags, as well as gloves, rakes and other resources required for clean-ups that took place around the country. The theme of this year’s World Oceans Day was “Ocean: Life and Livelihoods” and... 

Celebrating Youth - Bright future beckons for go-getting Engen trainee

18th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Youth Month allows Engen to reflect on the ongoing assistance it provides gifted South Africans like Gretchin Nicole Davids who is developing into a business leader of tomorrow via the company’s graduate development programme.  In 2019, Engen recognised Gretchin’s achievements and overall... 

They fought a battle that needed to be fought, but the war for a good standard of living persists

18th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Apart from the popular notion that the rats from there are extremely huge, there are two facts that every South African needs to know about Alexandra township: one, it is amongst the most impoverished urban areas in the country and two, its neighbour is the wealthiest square mile in Africa. I am... 

Key Factors In Picking The Optimal Flow Meter

18th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Flow meters play a pivotal role in many applications, but some may underperform if they’re not the best match for a process. Making assumptions about a flow meter going into an oil or gas application can lead to an expensive mistake, especially in high-pressure situations. While a variety of... 

Decisive government action and investment vital for continued growth of agricultural sector

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / South Africa’s agricultural policy focus hasn’t changed much over the past two decades, but there is urgency for implementation this time around. Inclusive growth, underpinned by greater access to export markets, farmer support, land reform and improved research and development (R&D) and... 

Grounded in success and geared for the future

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Over the last 18 years, customers of Kemach Equipment (Kemach) have become accustomed to being supplied with world-class equipment, outstanding customer service and competitive pricing that compliment every buying decision. These are the underlying pillars of the best business decision model that... 

Local industry must implement transformation element of Poultry Master Plan

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The Emerging Black Importers and Exporters of South Africa (EBieSA) is calling on the domestic poultry industry to urgently implement the transformation commitments contained in the Poultry Master Plan. Unati Speirs, chairperson of EBieSA says, “To date, far fewer than 50 black contract farmers... 

HPE brings multi-cloud data centre solution to South Africa

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / HPE has brought a new multi-cloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) data centre solution to the South African market. This powerful multi-cloud data centre model is all about leveraging the cloud to define the customer experience, while underpinned by HPE’s GreenLake platform. This unique multi-cloud... 

Zincodic ISO 12944 IM3 4000hrs zinc cathodic coating - Principal Manufacturer 

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Zincodic creates locally manufactured, environment-friendly corrosion protection products of the highest quality.  

Zincodic ISO 12944 IM3 4000hrs zinc cathodic coating - Principal Manufacturer

Investing in the success of employees – in and out of the workplace – through a top-class adult education and training package

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Huhtamaki, a key global provider of sustainable packaging solutions, continues to invest in quality workplace training to enhance productivity and efficiencies at its factory in Springs, Gauteng, South Africa, where high quality moulded fibre packing has been manufactured since 1976 for leading... 

Celebrating Youth – Armed with a plan and ambition sets Engen’s Anelisa on his way

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Youth Month allows Engen to reflect on the ongoing assistance it provides gifted South Africans like Anelisa Gazi who is fast developing into a business leader of tomorrow via the company’s graduate development programme.  Hailing from Khayelitsha in Cape Town, Anelisa matriculated from... 

Celebrating Youth – Knowing his why has shown Engen trainee how

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Youth Month allows Engen to reflect on the ongoing assistance it provides gifted South Africans like Inga Sityata who is fast developing into a business leader of tomorrow via the company’s graduate development programme.  The son of a domestic worker, Inga grew up in in small town known as... 

How HVAC maintenance save you resources in the long run

17th June 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / In simple terms, HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) refers to how air moves between indoor and outdoor areas. It can be warm or cool, but what’s most important is keeping the air clean and healthy. Now that winter is here, we tend to crank up the heating in our homes and offices,... 

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