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Disinfect your phone

24th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Your mobile device is at risk of infection, putting your personal information and privacy at risk of fraud Imagine if your mobile phone could be used to spy on you, listen to your conversations and send information and images from your device to a third party? This is not an imagined, dystopian... 

Hydraulic Oil – SA price paradox

24th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Kirill Oussov, Chief Executive Officer of Greyhound Lubricants Having left the financial field almost a decade ago for chemical world of lubricants and heavy engineering, I have always been fascinated to monitor and analyse oil market trends through the prism of my financial knowledge, putting... 

Flowrox sells valve and pump businesses to Neles

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Flowrox, a Finland-based company sold its valve and pump businesses to Neles, a listed Finnish manufacturer of industrial valves. The deal also includes the Flowrox brand. Flowrox’s industrial automation, environmental technologies and filter business are excluded from the acquisition and will... 

Zutari co-creates long-term solutions for deep-rooted socioeconomic issues confronting local communities

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The unrest and looting that recently blazed through large swathes of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng has placed the spotlight firmly on communication and stakeholder engagement in order to develop sustainable solutions for underlying socioeconomic problems that many local communities are faced with.... 

CHIETA celebrates TVET month with two initiatives uplifting employment

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / In South Africa’s drive to create economic opportunities for our youth and unemployed individuals, it is vital to acknowledge and promote the role of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges. With August named ‘TVET Month’, the Chemical Industries Education and Training... 

High Gear – SETA best practice

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / With the rapid pace of technological change within the automotive sector, suppliers are required to speedily identify and embed critical skills to secure global competitiveness. On top of this, the realisation of the objectives of the South African Automotive Masterplan 2035 is dependent on a... 

Emirates ties up with Cemair in interline agreement, creating more seamless connections throughout South Africa

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / In a move to support the ramp up of operations after boosting its passenger services to South Africa, Emirates has signed an interline agreement with Cemair that opens up connections to six more destinations in South Africa through the airline’s gateways of Johannesburg and Cape Town. The... 

Digitalisation of SMME enablement is key to their integration in corporate supply chains

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Hepsy Mkhungo, CEO of One Linkage If South Africa is to successfully drive job creation and achieve sustainable economic growth, the key is to enable large corporate support for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMMEs). The small business sector is instrumental to creating an inclusive economy and... 

New sensing technology detects difficult targets and reduces the need for complex installation design

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / OMRON has launched a new E3AS-HL CMOS Laser Sensor*1 with industry-first*2 sensing technology that significantly improves detection capability. Reliable detection of difficult-to-detect targets helps eliminate the need for time-consuming installation design and adjustment at equipment... 

Engen Monte Vista supports Step-by-Step school shoe project  

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Famed for its superior customer service and going the extra mile for its customers, Engen is committed to ensuring it consistently delivers its enduring brand promise, ‘With us you are Number One’. This was evident in the actions of Engen Monte Vista Convenience Centre who supported Metswalle... 

Using dashcams for road safety

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Road accidents are an unfortunate reality and have a devastating socio-economic impact. However, using vehicle telematics and an in-vehicle video camera to monitor and alter driving behaviour within fleets can help create a safer environment for all road users. According to the Department of... 

Opinion Piece: Is South Africa ready for the next phase in the cloud evolution?

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Sarthak Rohal, VP - IT services at AlphaCodes Public cloud has taken centre stage in the global IT space, thanks in large part to the pandemic forcing accelerated adoption of next-generation technology solutions. According to Forrester Research, the global public cloud infrastructure market... 

How working from home is the solution, the DropTop.™ story

23rd August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / An environmentally passionate entrepreneur believes his Covid lockdown-inspired invention will “help reduce our carbon footprint and improve the way we work and live”. Pith & Stem is a startup dedicated to producing sustainable furniture. They use reclaimed wood, steel and plastic to create... 

Governance risks escalate as China cracks the whip on technology firms

20th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The Chinese government's unrelenting crackdown on the internet industry is causing many global investors to 'throw in the towel' on their Chinese equity exposure, spurred by growing fears that other industries could soon be subjected to similar treatment. Adam Bulkin, Head of Research at Sanlam... 

Decades of innovation elevate Warman® mill circuit pump

20th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Doing duty as an integral part of a mine’s minerals extraction circuit, Weir Minerals’ Warman® mill circuit (MC) slurry pumps withstand the harshest conditions while delivering their mission-critical function. Marnus Koorts, Weir Minerals Africa’s product manager for pumps, emphasises that a mill... 

Festival of Motoring postponed to 26-28 August 2022

20th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / "Given the latest surge in Covid-19 cases and the worsening of the third wave, Messe Frankfurt South Africa has decided to postpone the 2021 Festival of Motoring," says Managing Director, Joshua Low.  "The safety of our exhibitors, attendees and staff is of the outmost concern for us. We believe... 

Hogan Lovells supports Para Sport Against Stigma project and IPC’s free-to-air broadcast of Tokyo Paralympic Games across Sub-Saharan Africa

20th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Hogan Lovells is pleased to announce its support for Para Sport Against Stigma, a four-year collaborative project that will include free-to-air (FTA) broadcasting of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games to 49 Sub-Saharan African countries provided by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), and... 

Homegrown, South African solution driving digitisation in the Seychelles

20th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / On the 16th of July 2021, the government of the Seychelles officially recognised South African secure digital document delivery and eSignature business solution provider, Impression Signatures as a provider of choice across the country. In the Official Gazette of the Republic of Seychelles... 

Engen steps up to help Stellenbosch’s homeless this winter 

20th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Stellenbosch’s poor and homeless will feel warmer this winter after Engen, in partnership with StellCare Family Services, SAPS and the Gift of the Givers, distributed essential winter items amongst the community.  Collection points were set up at 10 participating Engen services stations in the... 

DMP South Africa joins forces with Gabsten Technologies to leverage growth opportunities and deliver better customer service

20th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Data Management Professionals South Africa (DMP SA) has joined forces with Gabsten Technologies to deliver end-to-end data management services, solutions and consulting. Leveraging the synergies between the two companies, while remaining two separate brands and identities, the organisations will... 

Visit Stellenbosch launches wine walks to support local entrepreneurs

19th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Visit Stellenbosch has launched Stellenbosch Wine Walks to encourage locals (and visitors) to discover the wealth of outdoor beauty – not to mention food and wine appeal of Stellenbosch. These Saturday wine walks were born out of a need to directly support tourism entrepreneurs, guides, tour... 

Rocla and Technicrete fund Tsekere Primary School upgrades

19th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Rocla and Technicrete, part of the Infrastructure Group of Companies (ISG), funded the conversion of 14 pit latrines into flushing toilets and supplied associated paving and concrete structures at the Tsekere Primary School, Ga-Raphahlelo in the Limpopo Province. The total funding by ISG for the... 

Rocla and Technicrete fund Tsekere Primary School upgrades

19th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Rocla and Technicrete, part of the Infrastructure Group of Companies (ISG), funded the conversion of 14 pit latrines into flushing toilets and supplied associated paving and concrete structures at the Tsekere Primary School, Ga-Raphahlelo in the Limpopo Province. The total funding by ISG for the... 

Working from home and the digital workplace

19th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Companies are re-evaluating their business models and operations. The question is: Do they revert back to the traditional office like it was pre-2020, or do they operate a hybrid model? While COVID-19 is set to have a permanent impact on the real estate industry and the office market, exactly... 

Navigating the complexity of dismissals, resignations and retrenchments in a post-Covid world

19th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Natashia Barnabas, Industrial Relations Manager at Workforce Staffing South Africa’s labour laws are constantly evolving, and as with any legislation, they are often open to interpretation, and therefore to contention. While every incident is resolved individually, and decisions are based on... 

Chief procurement officers are transcending their traditional roles

18th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Since 2011, the Deloitte Global Chief Procurement Officer Survey has been providing exclusive insights into the key challenges and opportunities shaping the course of procurement, serving as a global benchmark of sentiment about the function.    

Broll Property Group appoints Nkuli Bogopa as COO: Property Management

18th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Leading Pan-African professional real-estate services provider Broll Property Group, which has announced a new five-year plan and reinvigorated group strategy to position itself in the property sector in South Africa and across the continent, has appointed Nkuli Bogopa as COO: Property... 

Broll Property Group appoints Andile Rapiya as COO for Human Capital & Communications

18th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Leading Pan-African professional real-estate services provider Broll Property Group, which has announced a new five-year plan and reinvigorated group strategy to position itself in the property sector in South Africa and across the continent, has appointed Andile Rapiya as COO for Human Capital &... 

Putting the AI into Security

18th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Artificial intelligence (AI) in cybersecurity has been touted as the cure all elixir that will swoop in and provide the organisation with smart security and protection on the virtual frontlines. Predicted to replace the human in the cyber war against crime, AI in cybersecurity has led to, as... 

Rosond designs and implements grouting services for the mining industry

18th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Grouting services are one of the foundations on which Rosond has built a reputation in the mining industry, and as such is a critical part of its service offering, comments Director Carlos Da Silva. Cover grouting and drilling refers to creating a tunnel by means of drilling and grouting ahead of... 

Broll Property Group appoints Ken Gerber as COO: Cushman & Wakefield | Broll

18th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Leading Pan-African professional real-estate services provider Broll Property Group, which has announced a new five-year plan and reinvigorated group strategy to position itself in the property sector in South Africa and across the continent, has appointed Ken Gerber as COO: Cushman & Wakefield |... 

Joining forces to add value

17th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By combining forces, sister companies Rittal and Eplan deliver solutions to speed up processes and boost productivity. Thanks to its established international footprint, these brands have found ways to optimise and streamline customers’ value chains at every stage in the process. “From... 

Opinion Piece: Is the future really passwordless? 

17th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Simeon Tassev, QSA & MD at Galix Passwords are inherently problematic and are the weakest link in many security chains. People forget them, or do not set them to be strong enough; they reuse the same password for multiple accounts, they write them down, and generally engage in behaviour that... 

Partnerships, service excellence stand Shumani in good stead

17th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The secret to the ongoing success of Shumani Industrial Equipment in the marketplace is the longstanding partnerships it enters into with key customers, according to MD Victor Nemukula. As a new kid on the block in 2015, Shumani was awarded a key contract by Imperial Fleet Management (IFM) to... 

CHIETA boosts growth for women entrepreneurs in chemical sector

17th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / In line with global trends to open more doors for women entrepreneurs and eliminate gender-related biases, the Chemical Industries Education and Training Authority (CHIETA) is focusing on developing women-led small businesses to encourage their participation in the mainstream economy,... 

A multi-pronged approach to welcoming women into the chemicals sector

17th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / By Wezi Khoza, Chairperson, CHIETA Despite decades of effort, the gender disparity in technical fields is still sizable. According to a study by the World Economic Forum, women in the engineering, manufacturing and construction industry are outnumbered – for every ten men, there are just three... 

Get the full value from your factory floor data with data sciences

17th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Industry 4.0 and IIoT have been buzz words for several years and these concepts are actually implemented on more and more machines. A huge amount of data becomes available: machine data, data of the production process and data regarding the manufactured product. Big Data has entered the factory... 

Delta Engineering uses OMRON technology to control its new pallet assembly robot

17th August 2021 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Delta Engineering develops complete solutions for companies in the blow moulding industry. The company design and manufacture a whole range of machines for the production and packaging of plastic bottles and containers. Thanks to their focus on the needs of their customers and the actual problems... 

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