Engineering News | Capital Equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/capital-equipment Mon, 20 May 2019 22:43:30 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Local expo to showcase South Africa’s manufacturing capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-expo-to-showcase-south-africas-manufacturing-capabilities-2019-05-17 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 17 May 2019 10:18:00 +0200 519935 1558104368 1558081080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799664_resized_manufacturingericbruggemansaceecceo052019localmanufacturingexpo1022.jpg South African Capital Equipment Export Council CEO Eric Bruggeman 511 287 Inaugural event to highlight local manufacturing capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-event-to-highlight-local-manufacturing-capabilities-2019-05-17 Halima Frost Capital Equipment Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518394 1557817858 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796214_resized_lmenasrec0519dylanslater1022.jpg CENTRE OF ATTENTION The inaugural Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo is set to feature more than 130 exhibitors 511 287 New products launched at Nampo Harvest Day https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-products-launched-at-nampo-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Capital Equipment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517979 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795228_resized_nampobearingsintjonnesway05191022.jpg NUTS TO MISS IT Exhibitors use alluring offers and prizes to attract traffic to their stands 511 287 Rising demand for versatile mini cranes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mini-cranes-provide-big-lift-for-construction-mining-sectors-2019-05-10 Schalk Burger HOISTING EQUIPMENT Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517770 1557485667 1557439200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794856_resized_unicspiderminicranescrestatandemlift4191022.jpg TANDEM LIFT Two 2.9 t cranes and a 6 t crane in a tandem lift move an imported fish tank 511 287 Fieldbus solution for pneumatic valves first step to smart assembly https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fieldbus-solution-for-pneumatic-valves-first-step-to-smart-assembly-2019-04-12 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517142 1556526121 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793563_resized_parkerhannifinselinanaidoo0420191022.jpg SELINA NAIDOO Asset monitoring and management of an automated system remotely, from anywhere in the world, will create opportunities and solutions that were once only envisaged 511 287 Brokk introduces new hydraulic breaker series https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brokk-introduces-new-hydraulic-breaker-series-2019-04-16 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517328 1556526122 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793896_resized_brokkbhbseries0420191022.jpg BROKK HYDRAULIC BREAKER SERIES The breakers match the company’s full range of remote-controlled demolition robots 511 287 Hydraulic fluid reduces energy consumption https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydraulic-fluid-reduces-energy-consumption-2019-04-12 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517177 1556526121 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793647_resized_partfromhydraulicsystem0420191022.jpg ESSENTIAL OILS When the oil reaches the end-of-life phase and must be disposed, high-performance oils can be formulated to have a reduced environmental impact 511 287 Upcoming Windaba to extend gaze beyond South Africa to rest of continent https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upcoming-windaba-to-extend-focus-beyond-south-africa-to-rest-of-continent-2019-04-29 Creamer Media Reporter WIND CONFERENCE Mon, 29 Apr 2019 15:58:00 +0200 518338 1556552092 1556546280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796079_resized_windturbinesiemens1022.jpg 511 287 Barloworld optimistic ‘black public’ will take up offer to invest in new property group https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-optimistic-black-public-will-take-up-offer-to-invest-in-new-property-group-2019-04-25 Terence Creamer EMPOWERMENT TRANSACTION Thu, 25 Apr 2019 14:15:00 +0200 518064 1556204318 1556194500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795459_resized_caterpillardistributionfacilityoutside1022.jpg Barloworld to sell 68 mostly industrial properties to Khula Sizwe 511 287 Assembly-line extension ensures efficient automotive production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/assembly-line-extension-ensures-efficient-automotive-production-2019-03-28 Cameron Mackay Automotive Assembly in Africa Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515470 1554473948 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789789_resized_trolleyconveyorsystemassemblyline0320191022.jpg NEW HEIGHTS A height table needs to be built into the system, providing flexibility in changing the height of the stations as the requirement changes 511 287 Japanese capital equipment group remains confident about South Africa’s prospects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japanese-group-remains-confident-in-south-africas-prospects-2019-03-29 Rebecca Campbell Heavy Equipment Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514587 1553523597 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company positive in flat construction market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-positive-in-flat-construction-market-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila Capital Equipment Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513737 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786016_resized_capitalequipmentinconstructionsanybarryowen2203191022.jpg BARRY OWEN Over-capacitated construction sector under extreme pressure owing to oversupply 511 287 Growth strategy prompts innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-strategy-prompts-innovation-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila Capital Equipment Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513487 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785408_resized_capitalequipmentinconstructiontesmec2203191022.jpg GOING GLOCAL Tesmec seeks to expand local presence in the most strategic areas of the world 511 287 Bobcat positive ahead of elections https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bobcat-positive-ahead-of-elections-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila Capital Equipment Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513752 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786068_resized_capitalequipmentinconstructionbobcatb7302203191022.jpg EARTHFORCE Bobcat aims to meet the requirement for quality, lower-cost machines 511 287 Localisation seen as key to stimulating struggling capital equipment sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capital-equipment-sector-needs-localisation-competitive-stimulation-to-thrive-2019-03-22 Natasha Odendaal CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513882 1552896502 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787901_resized_capital.jpg 511 287 New excavator set to launch in South Africa end of March https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-excavator-set-to-launch-in-south-africa-end-of-march-2019-03-22 Zandile Mavuso Capital Equipment Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514535 1553092518 1553205600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Construction industry expected to grow over next three years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-industry-expected-to-grow-over-next-three-years-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila Capital Equipment Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513972 1553504702 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786633_resized_capitalequipmentinconstructionhimoinsa234rentalstilllife3background2203191022.jpg BESPOKE DESIGNS Himoinsa is investing significantly in its generator and lighting tower designs for specific local requirements 511 287 Labour broking not a dying breed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/labour-broking-not-a-dying-breed-2019-02-22 Halima Frost Contructural Engineering Association Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510877 1550561189 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779654_resized_cealbdlabour02191022.jpg LABOUR LINEUP Labour broking is still a viable option for many short-term projects 511 287 BBE Group air-cooling consulting crucial to African mining prospects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbe-group-air-cooling-consulting-crucial-to-african-mining-prospects-2019-02-08 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511017 1551086157 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779982_resized_minecoolingsystem0220191022.jpg TRANSCONTINENTAL AFRICA FOCUS We’re not considering entering the HVAC industry locally we are staying in our market - where people fear to tread 511 287 Electrical equipment group aims to penetrate new markets with integrated offering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-equipment-group-aims-to-penetrate-new-markets-with-integrated-offering-2019-02-12 Terence Creamer ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 09:10:00 +0200 511246 1549966134 1549955400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780511_resized_siegfried.jpg Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77376_2019-02-06_zest_-_3.mp426164928Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Construction professionals test latest tools and consumables https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-professionals-test-latest-tools-and-consumables-2019-02-06 Creamer Media Reporter Capital Equipment Thu, 07 Feb 2019 11:43:00 +0200 510700 1549540340 1549532580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779564_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77328_2019-02-08_rer523-upat-hdweb.mp4143686118Construction professionals test latest tools and consumables Construction professionals test latest tools and consumables Acquisition of German company confirmed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-of-german-company-confirmed-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Capital Equipment Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508266 1548081095 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773951_resized_office01191022.jpg BONFIGLIOLI AS GLOBAL LEADER The company's goal is to continue expanding into heavy construction, mining machinery, marine, port and airport equipment markets 511 287 Transnet to pursue ‘just and equitable’ settlements with rail OEMs awarded ‘unlawful’ ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-to-pursue-just-and-equitable-settlements-with-rail-oems-awarded-unlawful-contracts-2019-01-17 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:20:00 +0200 508845 1547797413 1547720400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775403_resized_popomolefedylanslater01191022.jpg Transnet chairperson Dr Popo Molefe 511 287 Enforcing local procurement rules would help offset weak demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enforcing-local-procurement-rules-would-help-offset-weak-demand-seifsa-2018-12-14 Terence Creamer METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 +0200 507545 1544777162 1544767200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772531_resized_kaizernyatsumba2seifsa1218dylan1022.jpg Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77030_2018-12-11_seifsa_ceo_-_hd_web.mp497469632Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba reflects back on 2018 and offer insight into prospects for the metals and engineering sector n 2019. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boydhttps://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77031_2018-12-11_seifsa_economist_-_hd_web.mp479846451Seifsa chief economist Dr Michael Ade provides a preview of Seifsa’s flagship ‘State of the Metals and Engineering Sector Report’, to be published on February 8. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba reflects back on 2018 and offer insight into prospects for the metals and engineering sector n 2019. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas BoydSeifsa chief economist Dr Michael Ade provides a preview of Seifsa’s flagship ‘State of the Metals and Engineering Sector Report’, to be published on February 8. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd 3D printing surging globally and South Africa is making its mark https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/3d-printing-is-surging-around-the-world-and-south-africa-is-making-its-mark-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell Additive Manufacturing Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505765 1543916227 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770132_resized_additive.jpg 511 287 Barloworld mulls adding another Cat business; cuts 1 000 auto jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-mulls-adding-another-cat-business-cuts-1-000-auto-jobs-2018-11-19 Irma Venter EQUIPMENT & LOGISTICS Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:51:00 +0200 505133 1542782421 1542635460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767215_resized_barloworlddominicsewela21022.jpg Dominic Sewela 511 287 Bearings mitigate health concerns in F&B industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bearing-mitigates-health-concerns-in-f-2018-10-25 Paige Müller Capital Equipment Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502767 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762320_resized_bearingsbushesfeaturekmlbearings10181022.jpg HIGH-PRESSURE READY All KML bearings housing units have smooth surfaces that can be cleaned easily with high-pressure washing equipment 511 287 Sealing solution prevents shaft damage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sealing-solution-prevents-shaft-damage-2018-10-25 Paige Müller Capital Equipment Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502763 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762309_resized_bearingsbushesfeatureoebaringssacrificialsealsolutionfrontview10181022.jpg INDUSTRY CONCERN OE Bearings has identified that shaft damage caused by undetected bearing failure is costly 511 287 Vacuum truck recovers raw materials https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vacuum-truck-recovers-raw-materials-2018-11-02 Halima Frost Capital Equipment Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502052 1540884146 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760847_resized_indcleandickinson1118beforeandafter1022.jpg SPICK AND SPAN The after effects of a good operational clean up are seen at the smelter 511 287 Russian rail group aims to develop newly acquired Boksburg factory into global narrow-gauge hub https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/russian-rail-group-aims-to-develop-newly-acquired-boksburg-factory-into-global-narrow-gauge-hub-2018-10-31 Terence Creamer RAIL ENGINEERING Wed, 31 Oct 2018 16:10:00 +0200 503389 1540995438 1540995000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763626_resized_sambhembemartinvaujourjeromeboyet1022.jpg Mjisa Investments director Sam Bhembe, TMH International CEO Martin Vaujour and TMH Africa CEO Jerome Boyet 511 287 R&D provides solutions for water management problems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rd-provides-solutions-for-water-management-problems-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Capital Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499543 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756393_resized_mixtecmixer09181022.jpg HIGH-QUALITY Mixtec is known for producing mixers to the latest international standards and quality controls 511 287 Engineering firm acquires valve test bench https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpumalanga-engineering-firm-acquires-valve-test-bench-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Capital Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499649 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756390_resized_moeketsimpotutechnicaldirectorbrimisengineering1022.jpg MOEKETSI MPOTU Brimis Engineering has the technical capability to repair, test and certify critical application safety valves in line with the Pressure Equipment Regulations 511 287 New coupling provides easy pipe joining solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-coupling-provides-easy-pipe-joining-solution-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Capital Equipment Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499429 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756368_resized_victauliccouplingvalves20171022.jpg JOINING SOLUTION Victaulic's plain end solutions pipe couplings, fittings and connectors technology are easy to install 511 287 Manufacturer keeps up with increasingly complex orders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-keeps-up-with-increasingly-complex-orders-2018-09-28 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Capital Equipment Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498748 1537859690 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754326_resized_smsgroupextrusionpress09181022jpg.jpeg EXTRUSION The SMS group has expertise in aluminium, copper, copper alloys and steel extrusion 511 287 Increased investment in refrigeration model planned https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-plans-increased-investment-in-refrigeration-outsourcing-model-2018-09-06 Paige Müller Capital Equipment Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497967 1537193977 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752570_resized_heatingandcoolingheadofhvacrefrigerationdawiekriel09181022.jpg DAWIE KRIEL Businesses are operating refrigeration systems that are performing poorly and are expensive to maintain 511 287 First corrosionproof AHU developed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-corrosion-proof-ahu-developed-2018-09-06 Paige Müller Capital Equipment Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497951 1537193977 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752559_resized_heatingandcoolingtroxxecubeatsuncasion09181022.jpg SUN COAST CASINOS Four TROX XeCube air handling units, comprising 47 filters to 49 filters have been installed at Sun Coast Casinos 511 287 ELB to focus on IoT for service optimisation, profits up 35% for FY18 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elb-to-focus-on-iot-for-service-optimisation-profits-up-35-for-fy18-2018-09-19 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:58:00 +0200 499196 1537368394 1537365480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0