Engineering News | Capital Equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/capital-equipment Thu, 09 Dec 2021 12:26:34 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 More growth expected for diesel generators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-growth-expected-for-diesel-generators-2021-12-03 Darren Parker Capital Equipment Fri, 03 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +0200 600702 1638256921 1638482400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000973008_resized_generatorsenportableelectricgeneratoradobe1120211022.jpg DIESEL GENERATOR Diesel generators in South Africa are not generally used as a primary source of energy, but rather as a backup during power cuts or blackouts from the utility grid. 511 287 Business as usual despite genset demand spike https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-as-usual-despite-genset-demand-spike-2021-12-03 Darren Parker Capital Equipment Fri, 03 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +0200 600691 1638256989 1638482400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000972983_resized_opencastminingatlas1copcoqesgeneratorrangeoffersatextbookbalancebetweenperformanceandaffordability0710201022.jpg BACK-UP POWER These larger generators are supplied to larger enterprises because of the ongoing instability in the power grid 511 287 Saceec names best performing equipment exports for 2021 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saceec-names-best-performing-equipment-exports-for-2021-2021-11-25 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Thu, 25 Nov 2021 17:05:00 +0200 601500 1637904441 1637852700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000974445_resized_ericbruggemansaceec0818dylan1022.jpg Saceec CEO Eric Bruggeman 511 287 New heavy-duty excavator launched in SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-heavy-duty-excavator-launched-in-sa-2021-11-17 Creamer Media Reporter Capital Equipment Wed, 17 Nov 2021 12:38:00 +0200 600688 1637153683 1637145480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000973032_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86841_2021-11-09_rer624_case_-_3.mp469442005New heavy-duty excavator launched in SA New heavy-duty excavator launched in SA Bell family to buy out Bell Equipment minority shareholders, delist group https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-founders-look-to-buy-out-bell-equipment-minority-shareholders-delist-group-2021-11-12 Irma Venter CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 12 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599549 1636442032 1636668000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Chain and sprockets offer cost savings on power transmission https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chain-and-sprockets-offer-cost-savings-on-power-transmission-2021-10-28 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 12 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599127 1636118226 1636668000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000971320_resized_maintenancebmgassemblyworkshop41022.jpg TECHNICAL SUPPORT BMG offers a site visit service prior to component specification to ensure an accurate total cost of ownership estimate 511 287 Mantashe announces well priced round five renewables projects ending long hiatus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mantashe-announces-round-five-renewables-bidders-ending-long-hiatus-2021-10-28 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Thu, 28 Oct 2021 20:30:00 +0200 599186 1635942525 1635445800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970125_resized_gwedemantashe3dmre10191022dylan.jpg Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Bell founders look to buy out Bell Equipment minority shareholders, delist the group https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bell-founders-look-to-buy-out-bell-equipment-minority-shareholders-delist-the-group-2021-10-25 Irma Venter CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Mon, 25 Oct 2021 11:23:00 +0200 598791 1635153891 1635153780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000969394_resized_bellequipmentafthill0420211022.jpg 511 287 DCD, Sherp to welcome more Sherp vehicles to Africa for use in remote, search and rescue conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dcd-sherp-to-welcome-more-sherp-vehicles-to-africa-for-use-in-remote-search-and-rescue-conditions-2021-09-28 Creamer Media Reporter Capital Equipment Wed, 29 Sep 2021 10:28:00 +0200 596263 1632907622 1632904080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000964714_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86435_2021-09-28_rer617_dcd_-_3.mp4125856310DCD, Sherp to welcome more Sherp vehicles to Africa for use in remote, search and rescue conditions DCD, Sherp to welcome more Sherp vehicles to Africa for use in remote, search and rescue conditions Jib crane to be used for underground ore recovery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jib-crane-trialled-for-underground-ore-recovery-2021-09-24 Schalk Burger LIFTING EQUIPMENT Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595103 1632135463 1632434400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000962291_resized_condracraneslargejibcraneassembledcrab09211022.jpg CRAB ASSEMBLY The assembled crab at the top of the jib crane, with the 5-ton hoist itself, hydraulic power pack, two hydraulic hose reels for the five-tine orange-peel grab, and the cable-reeling drum serving the electromagnet 511 287 Initiative helps companies diversify, mitigate supply shortages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/initiative-helps-companies-diversify-mitigate-supply-shortages-2021-08-27 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 593446 1631021827 1631224800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000958962_resized_aisi1zstes2planebackground0820211022.jpg INDUSTRY IMPACT Several AISI projects as well as AISI beneficiaries have experienced disruption in the last 18 months owing to Covid-19 interruptions to their supply chains 511 287 A&D sectors decline needs to be halted https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-defence-sector-decline-needs-to-be-halted-2021-08-25 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 593208 1631021636 1631224800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000958953_resized_camasafacilitywelder0820211022.jpg COMPETING IN GLOBAL MARKETS Camasa is actively pursuing the effective integration of local major manufacturers into global supply chains, particularly in niche areas 511 287 AfCFTA support vital for growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afcfta-public-sector-support-vital-for-aerospace-growth-2021-08-25 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 593214 1631021732 1631224800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000958959_resized_thembaseptembercamasachairperson0820211022.jpg THEMBA SEPTEMBER For aerospace manufacturing, the prospect of improvements in export sophistication across Africa can lead to an enhanced prominence of aerospace manufactured products 511 287 Safety checks key to fork lift operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/load-testing-safety-checks-important-for-forklift-truck-operations-2021-08-25 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Capital Equipment Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 593201 1631023208 1631224800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000958338_resized_enfreightlogisticscriterionequipment0920211022.jpg A CLOSE EYE The consequences of failing to carry out regular load testing and safety checks are dire for company owners 511 287 Acquisition improves manufacturing capability, export ability https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-improves-manufacturing-capability-export-ability-2021-08-19 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592740 1630585358 1630620000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local companies continue to export despite poor local market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-companies-continue-to-export-despite-poor-local-market-2021-08-20 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592880 1630585572 1630620000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Partnership formed to teach rural women excavator skills https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnership-formed-to-teach-rural-women-excavator-skills-2021-08-24 Creamer Media Reporter Capital Equipment Wed, 25 Aug 2021 10:49:00 +0200 593047 1629900123 1629881340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000958293_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86152_2021-08-24_rer612_nkwe_new.mp484141631Partnership formed to teach rural women excavator skills Partnership formed to teach rural women excavator skills DMRE confirms 102 solar and wind bids as renewables procurement resumes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmre-confirms-102-solar-and-wind-bids-as-renewables-procurement-resumes-2021-08-20 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 20 Aug 2021 12:25:00 +0200 592838 1629788687 1629455100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957688_resized_piasolar12151022duane.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86103_reipppp_bw5_-_bids_received_on_16_august_2021_(1).pdf118286REIPPPP BW5 Bids Received REIPPPP BW5 Bids Received New agriculture machinery on offer from OEM https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-agriculture-machinery-on-offer-from-oem-2021-08-06 Darren Parker Capital Equipment Fri, 06 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 590299 1628256318 1628200800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000952379_resized_agricultureenagcofelixsietz0720211022.jpg FELIX SEITZ Planning and supply lines give AGCO a competitive advantage in the market 511 287 Production surplus meets growing rail industry demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/production-surplus-meets-growing-rail-industry-demand-2021-07-14 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Capital Equipment Fri, 30 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 589377 1627359942 1627596000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000950522_resized_enlocomotivescolumbusstainless3cr12coalwagon0720211022.jpg STRONG AND STURDY Ferritic stainless steel contains at least 10.5% chromium 511 287 Supplier reports record sales year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-reports-record-sales-year-2021-07-23 Halima Frost Capital Equipment Fri, 23 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 588888 1626697834 1626991200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000949532_resized_sagermanyputzmeister07211022.jpg PUMPING SALES The South African division for Putzmeister Concrete Pumps reported record sales last year 511 287 EPC regulations roll out promoted https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/accredited-inspection-bodies-support-energy-performance-certificates-for-buildings-2021-06-17 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586986 1624947868 1625176800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Modernisation under way https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/modernisation-underway-for-hot-rolling-mill-2021-06-15 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Capital Equipment Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586785 1624947867 1625176800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Testing can ensure safe communication on mines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/testing-can-ensure-safe-communication-on-mines-2021-06-15 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586804 1625235144 1625176800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000948572_resized_drillheadinacoalmine1022.jpg SAFER, DEEPER MINING From its inception, Ya Batho decided to make products appropriate in explosive environments and close to electronic equipment, without interference, to adhere to mining regulations 511 287 Association highlights third-party access benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-highlights-third-party-access-benefits-2021-05-27 Cameron Mackay Rail Infrastructure Fri, 11 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 585119 1623137970 1623362400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000943994_resized_railway0520211022.jpg NO TRAIN, NO GAIN Third-party access will unlock a range of positive effects upstream and downstream through extra train capacity that is generated 511 287 Presidency backs hydrogen strategy, as new report confirms viability of ramp-up to 3.8mt/y by 2050 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/presidency-backs-hydrogen-strategy-as-new-report-confirms-viability-of-ramp-up-to-38mty-by-2050-2021-06-08 Terence Creamer GREEN HYDROGEN Tue, 08 Jun 2021 16:20:00 +0200 586281 1623311400 1623162000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000944208_resized_kgosientsoramokgopa1022.jpg The Presidency's Infrastructure & Investment Office head, Dr Kgosientso Ramokgopa 511 287 Masterplan to position South Africa as ‘globally significant’ renewables manufacturer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/masterplan-to-position-south-africa-as-globally-significant-renewables-manufacturer-2021-06-08 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIALISATION Tue, 08 Jun 2021 13:35:00 +0200 586251 1623158307 1623152100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000944146_resized_windturbinenew.jpg 511 287 Industry insight opportunity for students https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-insight-opportunity-for-students-2021-06-04 Anna Moross Capital Equipment Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 584583 1622466073 1622757600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000940824_resized_boilersandburnestvet05211022.jpg BOILERMAKING QUALIFICATION The programme . . . aims to provide students with an opportunity to gain theoretical knowledge from the college while attaining real-time experience at a company 511 287 Steam generator reduces heat loss by 20% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steam-generator-reduces-heat-loss-by-20-2021-06-04 Anna Moross Capital Equipment Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 584780 1622466073 1622757600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000941286_resized_boilersandburnerssteamgeneration05211022.jpg CERTUSS STEAM GENERATOR The key objective of this project is to overcome the disadvantages of a firetube by installing a CERTUSS steam generator, which reduces heat loss by 20% 511 287 Local service provider to supply machine for Beitbridge project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-service-provider-to-supply-machine-for-beitbridge-project-2021-06-04 Halima Frost Capital Equipment Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 585545 1622703291 1622757600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000942807_resized_businesinafricaicongroupbeitbridge06211022.jpg TRIPLE POWER The three-sided impact roller will be used to compact in-situ and construct bulk earthworks 511 287 Davies calls for a New Deal-style recovery strategy that eschews austerity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-calls-for-a-new-deal-style-recovery-strategy-that-eschews-austerity-2021-05-28 Terence Creamer ECONOMIC POLICY Fri, 28 May 2021 12:45:00 +0200 585362 1622789229 1622198700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000942484_resized_robdavies206151022duane.jpg Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Company to continue local investment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-continue-local-investment-2021-05-12 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing in Africa Fri, 28 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 583861 1621923202 1622152800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000939892_resized_multotecmanufacturing11022.jpg INCREASING EFFICIENCY, MAINTAINING QUALITY Multotec aims to continue investing in modernising its local manufacturing capabilities 511 287 Company launches new division https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-launch-new-manufacturing-division-2021-05-12 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing in Africa Fri, 28 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 583864 1621923202 1622152800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000939912_resized_maxjetteam20211022.jpg SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING MAXJET’s manufacturing processes, which use waterjet cutting to design, supply and process flat part components, is an environmentally green process 511 287 Facilities equipped for custom orders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturers-facilities-equipped-for-custom-orders-2021-05-13 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing in Africa Fri, 28 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 583927 1621923202 1622152800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000939925_resized_kwataniriaansteinmannkimschoepflin20211022.jpg RIAAN STEINMANN, KIM SCHOEPFLIN Operations GM at Kwatani, and CEO, respectively 511 287 Company improves manufacturing line https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-improves-manufacturing-line-2021-05-12 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing in Africa Fri, 28 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 583875 1622198559 1622152800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000942465_resized_slcuttolengthline0520211022.jpg SERVING A NICHE MARKET The line can process coil in thickness from 0.58 mm to 6 mm and is one of the few local lines able to cut 2-m-wide coils 511 287 Following long period of disruption, potential renewables bidders show strong interest in South ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/following-long-period-of-disruption-potential-renewables-bidders-show-strong-interest-in-south-africa-again-2021-05-26 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 26 May 2021 14:50:00 +0200 585066 1622037120 1622033400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000941853_resized_bernardmagoro205211022.jpg IPP Office head Bernard Magoro speaks during the bidders conference 511 287 Patel says vision for R200bn in additional localisation has top-level corporate backing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/patel-says-vision-for-r200bn-in-additional-localisation-has-top-level-corporate-backing-2021-05-18 Terence Creamer LOCALISATION Tue, 18 May 2021 11:50:00 +0200 584339 1621345517 1621331400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000940364_resized_ebrahimpatel4250420201022.jpg Trade, Industry and Competition Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287