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Technology Is Crucial To Enhanced Sutainability. Minimally Processed And Processing.

17th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Sustainability White Paper, by Bjorn Thumas, TOMRA Food´s VP Business Development, Product Management Food Sorting and Marcom Food  While you may think you know what the word ‘sustainability’ means for your business, in reality it isn’t just about introducing environmental initiatives nor is it... 

Atlas Copco builds long-term partnerships at its medical gas solutions customer day

17th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Atlas Copco Medical Gas Solutions showcased its cutting-edge product and service portfolio by hosting a customer day at the company’s head office in Jet Park, Johannesburg, on 20 June 2019. The event presented customers with the opportunity to learn more about the product portfolio through... 

Atlas Copco builds long-term partnerships at its medical gas solutions customer day

South Africa’s Power utility

17th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Eskom is by far the largest of South Africa’s many state owned companies. This near monopoly power utility is in crisis. It is the single largest threat to South Africa’s economy, according to a former Minister of Finance. 

South Africa’s Power utility
Adjunct Professor Rod Crompton is the Director of the African Energy Leadership Centre at Wits Business School. He is an Eskom non-executive director.

De Beers Group progresses pioneering ‘Moving Giants’ Elephant conservation initiative in Africa

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / De Beers Group announced today that the second translocation of elephants from its Venetia Limpopo Nature Reserve (VLNR) in South Africa to Zinave National Park in Mozambique has taken place. The first herds of elephants were corralled at the VLNR on 25 June, before making their journey by road... 

SKF invests SEK 450 million in deep groove ball bearing manufacturing

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Staff reductions connected to automation investments in Bari will result in restructuring costs of approximately SEK 140 million in the second quarter of 2019. SKF is investing approximately SEK 450 million in improving the competitiveness of its deep groove ball bearing (DGBB) offering. This... 

Stellenbosch engineering students continue studies about SA’s polar research ship

16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Highlights: Stellenbosch University (US) engineers have been involved in research about the ship itself since the commissioning of the SA Agulhas II in 2012. Four SU engineering students will leave Cape Town aboard the ship this week. They will study how the ship’s steel structure responds to... 

Stellenbosch engineering students continue studies about SA’s polar research ship

Reality TV Survives And Thrives Thanks To Supply Chain Management

16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The terms reality TV and supply chain management rarely appear together. The reality is, however, that the production of popular shows like Survivor is only possible with the most efficient supply chains. This is the contention of Antoinette Tebbutt, a supply chain education specialist who... 

Eskom’s Contractor Academy paves the way for emerging entrepreneurs to flourish

16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The Eskom Contractor Academy held its annual regional graduation ceremony on Friday, 12 July 2019 in Cape Town, wherein 14 budding entrepreneurs were recognised and rewarded for having completed a gruelling academic programme. This programme is aimed at assisting emerging contractors to grow... 

Precise Lifting Enables Smooth Refinery Expansion, Usa

16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Installation of three large pressure vessels was required at a refinery in the Texas panhandle in the USA. This work needed to take place with minimal disruption to the plant’s six-figure throughput and while utilising as little space as possible. The three vessels were received on site by ALE... 

Precise Lifting Enables Smooth Refinery Expansion, Usa

Solar energy and cellular IoT deployment in the spotlight at AWS Summit

16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Eseye and SolarNow showcase power of connected technology to change lives The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cape Town summit which took place on 11 July at the Cape Town International Convention Centre featured global IoT cellular connectivity specialists Eseye together with SolarNow to provide... 

Solar energy and cellular IoT deployment in the spotlight at AWS Summit

Paragon adds South African flair to Sage fit-out in Waterfall Gateway West

16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The space planning, interior design, and service coordination for the new Sage head office in the Gateway West building in Waterfall, Midrand has been carried out successfully by interior architecture company Paragon Interface, part of the Paragon Group. “We conceptualised all of our designs... 

Paragon adds South African flair to Sage fit-out in Waterfall Gateway West

The Big 5 Heavy Showcases Technology Set To Tackle Work-site Efficiency

16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The Big 5 Heavy, the region’s only event dedicated to the heavy construction industry, returns to Dubai World Trade Centre from 25 – 28 November 2019. The event will feature the all new Construction Technology product sector complimented by the first Geospatial Leaders’ Conference. 

The Big 5 Heavy Showcases Technology Set To Tackle Work-site Efficiency

Cartrack partnership with NSBC to result in untold benefits for small businesses

By: Creamer Media Reporter      16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Cartrack, one of the largest global telematics companies, has partnered with the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) to offer a tailored telematics solution to small businesses that will prove vital in helping them save costs and realise far greater efficiencies. This new partnership will give... 

Weir Minerals’ turnkey solution increased grinding circuit capacity by 10%, delivering a payback in just 3 days

By: Creamer Media Reporter      16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / MATSA is a modern Spanish mining company based in the north of the Iberian Pyrite Belt, a mining district that has been active for more than 2,500 years. Weir Minerals has been working with MATSA to optimise its minerals treatment plant’s primary and secondary grinding circuits. “We have been... 

Sandfire DeGrussa hybrid project delivers outstanding performance

By: Creamer Media Reporter      16th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / juwi Australia has announced that the Sandfire DeGrussa Hybrid Project in Western Australia recently achieved its annual generation targets one month ahead of schedule. The project consists of a 10.6MW tracking PV Project together with a 6MW battery coupled with a hybrid control system which juwi... 

Special Offer: New subscribers can choose a gift book

15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Readers who choose to take out a new subscription to Creamer Media’s Engineering News and Mining Weekly can receive a copy of one of the following books as a free gift as part of their subscription. 

Special Offer: New subscribers can choose a gift book

Implementing Industry 4.0 Technologies in Africa’s Manufacturing Environment

15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / African manufacturers are aspiring to raise their standards to increase efficiency of their enterprise operations through the comprehensive uptake of sophisticated technology such as IoT and IIoT i.e. Internet of Things and Industrial Internet of Things respectively. Dynamic, tech-savvy... 

Handheld pneumatic ‘tools of the trade’ from Atlas Copco

15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Atlas Copco’s range of handheld pneumatic breakers and rock drills bear testament to the company’s continuous drive to equip customers with premium-quality, robust and reliable tools that get the construction and demolition jobs done efficiently, cost-effectively and safely. “There is a suitable... 

Handheld pneumatic ‘tools of the trade’ from Atlas Copco

Total South Africa Celebrates its Commitment to Transformation

15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Total South Africa is proud to announce that it has been awarded a Level One Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) rating in terms of the B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice. This score has been achieved through a targeted and dedicated transformation strategy since 2003, when Total became... 

Strategic interventions to change the trajectory of the Eastern Cape Automotive Industry

15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / MEC Mvoko encourages industry role players to press forward The recently adopted South African Automotive Masterplan (SAAM) sets ambitious targets for the development of the national automotive industry; not least of which an increase in local content from 39% to 60%. In response to this, the... 

Global Trade Show facilitates Access to Local, Continental and International Markets

15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Limited access to markets is one of the major barriers preventing entrepreneurs and small- to medium-sized businesses from surviving and thriving in these challenging economic times. According to An Assessment of South Africa's SME Landscape: Challenges, Opportunities, Risks & Next Steps'... 

Global Trade Show supports entrepreneurs and business development

15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Business opportunities, networks and knowledge for entrepreneurs and owners of small- and medium-sized businesses are a key focus of the 2019 Global Trade Show of Networking and Match-Making South Africa (GTS 2019). Now in its third year, GTS 2019 takes place from 29 to 31July 2019 at Gallagher... 

A little less conversation, more action please!

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / In his State of the Nation Address last week, President Cyril Ramaphosa highlighted the importance of focusing on the National Development Plan, and taking ACTION to ensure its success as a critical element of growing the South African economy. “With 10 years to go before we reach the year 2030,... 

Company completes smelter welding project

By: Jessica Oosthuizen     14th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / South Africa-based foundry and engineering company, Thos Begbie, successfully, and timeously delivered erosion-resistant copper coolers, which are being installed, to a smelter in Southern Africa. Thos Begbie started the project in March this year and delivered the coolers at the end of April,... 

Company completes  smelter welding project
ROBOTIC WELDING Thos Begbie aims to add another robotic welder to complement its existing unit

Emerson Completes Acquisition Of Zedi’s Software And Automation Businesses

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Acquisition to help company accelerate digital transformation in oil and gas industry Emerson today announced it has completed the purchase of Zedi’s software and automation businesses. The addition of Zedi’s cloud supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) platform will further enable... 

Planning, expertise essential for high-risk bridge demolition projects

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Fast-track, high-pressure bridge demolition projects, where timeous completion and safety performance is critical, is a specialised area of expertise for Jet Demolition. The company’s innovative, state-of-the-art, and technically-advanced methods and machinery allow it to tackle the most... 

Planning, expertise essential for high-risk bridge demolition projects

Innovative Deal-Making Readies SA’s Premier Mohair Sock Maker For Export Growth

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The world’s leading manufacturer of mohair socks, Cape Town-based Cape Mohair, is uniquely positioned for export-led growth following an innovative deal that addressed its need for new machinery and extra working capital. The firm is the latest in a long list of local small, medium and... 

Innovative Deal-Making Readies SA’s Premier Mohair Sock Maker For Export Growth

SPAR EC takes plastic campaign to the next level

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The next stage of SPAR Eastern Cape’s STOP Plastic campaign was launched this week as the biggest food retailer in the region aims to take the project to another level. At a function at the Boardwalk Hotel in Port Elizabeth on Monday, Angelo Swartz, who will soon take over from Conrad Isaac as... 

SPAR EC takes plastic campaign to the next level

BI aims to hit sweet spot at 2019 SASTA Congress in Durban

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Complete solutions available from leading supplier Bearings International (BI) for the maintenance and equipment upgrade requirements of sugar mills will be showcased at the 92nd South African Sugar Technologists’ Association (SASTA) Congress from 20 to 22 August at the International Convention... 

Victaulic® Acquires Globe Fire Sprinkler

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Victaulic has purchased Globe Fire Sprinkler. Combined, these two respected companies will have the resources and capabilities to bring exciting new solutions to the fire protection industry around the world. Steven Worthington, who will continue to serve the combined organization as President,... 

WSP engineers involved in two projects recognised in SAPOA 2019 Awards

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / WSP in Africa, one of the largest multi-disciplinary engineering consulting firms on the continent, proudly acknowledge the contributions of the firm’s engineers to two winning projects in the Industrial Development and Overall Transformation categories of the 2019 SAPOA Property Development... 

South Africa’s Bosjes Kapel Receives Popular Choice Award As Part Of The International A+Awards

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / THE iconic BOSJES Kapel set within the BOSJES Estate and located in the Western Cape’s Breede River Valley has been acknowledged by the 2019 edition of Architizer’s premier A+Awards program, the world’s largest initiative of its kind for architecture and building products. Designed by South... 

South Africa’s Bosjes Kapel Receives Popular Choice Award As Part Of The International A+Awards

KBK Light Crane Systems – Flexible And Affordable

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Super light, highly flexible and affordable, Demag’s KBK Light Crane Systems are easily adaptable to customers’ individual lifting requirements.  Launched 50 years ago, they have been perfected over time and with their modular system can be combined to create individual suspension monorail,... 

KBK Light Crane Systems – Flexible And Affordable

Cummins development at Waterfall wins big at SAPOA

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Attacq Ltd the developers of Waterfall City and Waterfall Logistics Hub, is thrilled to announce that Cummins Africa Middle East’s new Southern Africa Regional Head Office has won the SAPOA Property Development Award for Innovative Excellence 2019, in the Industrial Developments Category. The... 

Cummins development at Waterfall wins big at SAPOA

De Beers Group Progresses Pioneering ‘Moving Giants’ Elephant Conservation Initiative In Africa

12th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Second tranche of elephants moved from South Africa to Zinave National Park in Mozambique in world’s longest elephant translocation De Beers Group announced today that the second translocation of elephants from its Venetia Limpopo Nature Reserve (VLNR) in South Africa to Zinave National Park in... 

Atlas Copco, your perfect handheld tool partner

11th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Selecting the right tool for the job is fundamental to achieving optimum tool performance and efficiencies as well as maximising operator productivity and safety. With Atlas Copco’s extensive portfolio of handheld pneumatic, hydraulic and petrol driven products, customers and end-users can rest... 

Atlas Copco, your perfect handheld tool partner

ATI acquires De Beers’ training campus in Kimberley, boosting artisan skills in Northern Cape

11th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Technical training provider the Artisan Training Institute (ATI) has announced the acquisition of the De Beers’ technical training campus (DBTTC) in a transaction that will bring new economic activity to the Northern Cape province. ATI, one of the leading training institutions in South Africa, is... 

ATI acquires De Beers’ training campus in Kimberley, boosting artisan skills in Northern Cape

BI aims to hit sweet spot at 2019 SASTA Congress in Durban

11th July 2019 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Complete solutions available from leading supplier Bearings International (BI) for the maintenance and equipment upgrade requirements of sugar mills will be showcased at the 92nd South African Sugar Technologists’ Association (SASTA) Congress from 20 to 22 August at the International Convention... 

BI aims to hit sweet spot at 2019 SASTA Congress in Durban

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