Engineering News | Clothing & Textiles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/clothing Sun, 26 May 2019 17:56:51 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Clothing & Textiles 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 Tribunal approves IDC’s buyout of Celrose, with conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-idcs-buyout-of-celrose-with-conditions-2019-04-15 Tasneem Bulbulia TEXTILES Mon, 15 Apr 2019 14:13:00 +0200 517254 1555330473 1555330380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ABA’s new factory to bolster black industrialists https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/abas-new-factory-to-bolster-black-industrialists-2019-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia INDUSTRIALISATION Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:21:00 +0200 509459 1548253380 1548253260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 R35m clothing firm to stimulate textile sector in KZN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r35m-clothing-firm-to-stimulate-textile-sector-in-kzn-2019-01-17 Marleny Arnoldi CLOTHING & TEXTILES Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:24:00 +0200 508922 1547735730 1547735040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Govt commits support for clothing, textiles sector and emerging farmers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-commits-support-for-clothing-textiles-sector-and-emerging-farmers-2018-10-24 Marleny Arnoldi MTBPS Wed, 24 Oct 2018 14:06:00 +0200 502698 1540384754 1540382760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762188_resized_agriculturefarming110220515duane.jpg 511 287 Speciality textiles firm to produce flame-resistant fabrics for Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gelvenor-to-produce-arc--flame-resistant-fabrics-for-africa-2018-10-12 Schalk Burger Industrial fabrics Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500303 1539006444 1539295200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company ensures safety and quality in its offering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-ensures-safety-and-quality-in-its-offering-2018-10-05 Zandile Mavuso Clothing & Textiles Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499632 1538465646 1538690400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New safety footwear collection launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-safety-footwear-collection-launched-2018-10-05 Mia Breytenbach Clothing & Textiles Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499270 1538465646 1538690400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755432_resized_workapparelsafetyfootwearbronx0981022.jpg SPECIALISED RANGE Each style of footwear features rubber soles for high heat resistance, oil resistance, anti-slip and excellent durability 511 287 Provincial presence benefits company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/provincial-presence-benefits-company-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Clothing & Textiles Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491805 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Industrial workwear showroom aims to extend business reach https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-workwear-showroom-aims-to-extend-business-reach-2018-07-20 Schalk Burger Protective Clothing Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492230 1531809819 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739228_resized_sweetorrshowroominterior06181022.jpg SWEET-ORR SHOWROOM Customers can examine the utility, essential and specialised ranges of workwear and protective clothing 511 287 Industrial clothing company opens showroom to get closer to end-users https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-clothing-company-opens-showroom-to-get-closer-to-end-users-2018-07-11 Creamer Media Reporter Clothing & Textiles Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:25:00 +0200 492332 1531400638 1531398300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739920_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/75278_2018-07-013_rer496-hdweb.mp468973408Industrial clothing company opens showroom to get closer to end-users Industrial clothing company opens showroom to get closer to end-users Long4Life acquires Rage in R3.92bn deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long4life-acquires-rage-in-r392bn-deal-2018-06-26 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:13:00 +0200 490863 1530008328 1530007980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African e-commerce start-up launches first product into the UK, Europe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-e-commerce-start-up-launches-first-product-into-the-uk-europe-2018-06-25 Marleny Arnoldi TRADE Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:08:00 +0200 490775 1529935773 1529935680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Some inroads made after ten years of the Industrial Policy Action Plan - Davies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ten-years-of-the-industrial-policy-action-plan-makes-some-inroads-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Tue, 15 May 2018 08:28:00 +0200 486493 1526373031 1526365680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725887_resized_nissanrosslynmanufacturingplant2810091022duane.jpg 511 287 Government releases its tenth Industrial Policy Action Plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-releases-its-tenth-industrial-policy-action-plan-2018-05-15 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Tue, 15 May 2018 08:08:00 +0200 486487 1526367542 1526364480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725865_resized_robdavies110220517duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Bags ensure soil retention for projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gsc-bags-ensure-soil-retention-for-building-projects-2018-02-16 Marleny Arnoldi Clothing & Textiles Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477109 1518691525 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704947_resized_fibertexgscbagsconstruction0220181022.jpg FOR SLOPES’ SAKE Fibertex Naue Secugrid 40/40Q6 soil reinforcing biaxial geogrids are used to minimise soil deformation under tensile loads over the lifetime of the structure 511 287 Showcase of SA's manufacturing prowess to debut in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/broader-exposure-for-south-africa-at-2019-expo-2018-02-02 Dylan Slater Manufacturing Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476093 1517295056 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Steinhoff shares bounce off 14-year low in volatile trade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steinhoff-shares-bounce-off-14-year-low-in-volatile-trade-2017-12-08 Reuters RETAIL Fri, 08 Dec 2017 09:47:00 +0200 473501 1512744492 1512719220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Steinhoff identifies €1bn noncore assets to boost liquidity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steinhoff-identifies-1bn-noncore-assets-to-boost-liquidity-2017-12-07 Schalk Burger RETAIL Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:48:00 +0200 473381 1512640939 1512640080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696989_resized_christowiese1022bloomberg.jpg CHRISTO WIESE The Steinhoff supervisory board appointed Dr Christo Wiese delegated supervisory chairperson on an interim basis 511 287 Fabric containers used to divert Orange river for bridge-widening project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fabric-containers-facilitate-bridge-widening-equipment-divert-river-2017-10-27 Dylan Slater Construction Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468071 1509091430 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685486_resized_n12hopetown02georevetbagsconsolidatingtheplatformcopyfotor.jpg GEOTEXTILE SOLUTION The project required 1 000 GeoRevet Geobags to help create the piling platform structure 511 287 Chamber helps Italian companies prosper in S Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-helps-italian-companies-prosper-in-s-africa-2017-10-13 Robyn Wilkinson Clothing & Textiles Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465970 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Disregard for PPE one of biggest causes of fatalities in work-at-height environment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/disregard-for-ppe-one-of-biggest-causes-of-fatalities-in-work-at-height-environment-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465666 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680033_resized_fallarrestheightsafetyrecognition092017instituteforworkingatheights1022.jpg CONTINUOUSLY EVOLVING Personal protective equipment is continuously evolving to ensure maximum safety 511 287 Companies to benefit from work apparel innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-to-benefit-from-work-apparel-innovation-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465535 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679683_resized_personalprotectiveequipment092017bramhopegroup1022.jpg CLEAR UNDERSTANDING A clear understanding of health, safety and environmental (HSE) challenges is essential for proper HSE management and procedures 511 287 Exhibition marks firm’s international re-entry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exhibition-signifies-companys-international-re-entry-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465384 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679378_resized_protectiveworkwear092017sweetorr1022.jpg CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT Sweet Orr benchmarks its continuous improvement process in order to maintain national and international quality standards 511 287 Work apparel company sees further growth in sales https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-apparel-industry-company-sees-sales-growing-further-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Clothing & Textiles Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465162 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679254_resized_personalprotectiveequipment092017totalblasting1022.jpg SPECIAL DESIGN The personal protective equipment was designed to not restrict operator movement and flexibility 511 287 Acquisition to enable large-scale cannabis production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-to-enable-large-scale-cannabis-production-2017-09-29 Marleny Arnoldi Clothing & Textiles Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464624 1506412360 1506636000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677807_resized_dubeagrizonehouseofhempsez20171022.jpg WEED FOR PURPOSE Since its establishment, House of Hemp has been targeting research on all cannabis-related markets such as textiles, fibres, oil, nutrition and medicinal 511 287 Small businesses remain optimistic, despite volatility and uncertainties https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-small-businesses-remain-optimistic-despite-volatility-uncertainties-2017-09-29 Mia Breytenbach SMALL BUSINESS Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464689 1506412362 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677982_resized_africancraftshopjohannesburgbloomberg1022.jpg HELPING HAND Some small business owners want the government to provide more funding and some believe government should grant tax breaks for their business 511 287 Cooling vest reduces industrial heat stress https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooling-vest-reduces-industrial-heat-stress-2017-09-22 Marleny Arnoldi Clothing & Textiles Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463613 1505744421 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675777_resized_totalblastingtstswedenhealthsafetycoolingvest20171022.jpg JUST CHILL TST Sweden’s cooling vest consists of nontoxic, nonflammable compound blends of salts, which are known to be an effective ingredient for temperature regulation 511 287 Company showcasing opportunities that exist for local manufacturers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-showcasing-opportunities-that-exist-for-local-manufacturers-2017-08-31 Ilan Solomons MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462270 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673013_resized_bespokeamenities110817duane1022.jpg FINDING A GOOD MIX The company wants to create as many jobs as possible by using labour intensive processes with automated applications kept to a minimum 511 287 Joffe’s Long4Life to acquire Sportsmans, Outdoor Warehouse https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joffes-long4life-to-acquire-sportsmans-outdoor-warehouse-2017-07-25 Samantha Herbst RETAIL Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:38:00 +0200 459552 1500980031 1500979080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666408_resized_brianjoffe710220417duane2.jpg 511 287 Arteor Exclusive developed for global projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arteor-exclusive-developed-for-high-standard-global-projects-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Clothing & Textiles Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457553 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661868_resized_legrand1022.jpeg IMPRINTED Legrand’s Tattoo collection, with intricate patterns, is the inspiration of urban culture 511 287 Britain to keep preferential access for poor countries, post-Brexit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/britain-to-keep-preferential-access-for-poor-countries-post-brexit-2017-07-07 Keith Campbell Trade Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456866 1499090160 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fashion holds significant opportunity for Africa’s small businesses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fashion-holds-significant-opportunity-for-africas-small-business-2017-06-26 Natasha Odendaal SMALL BUSINESS Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:03:00 +0200 456580 1498487928 1498482180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 R1.3bn Atlantis fabrics manufacturing facility to create 200 jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r13bn-atlantis-fabrics-manufacturing-facility-to-create-200-jobs-2017-03-01 Kim Cloete TEXTILES Wed, 01 Mar 2017 17:26:00 +0200 444923 1488382429 1488381960 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 Czech textile company to invest R1bn in Atlantis factory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/czech-textile-company-to-invest-r1bn-in-atlantis-factory-2017-02-28 African News Agency TEXTILES Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:58:00 +0200 444655 1488276058 1488275880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Arc Flash workwear passes international testing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-flash-workwear-passes-international-testing-2017-02-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Clothing & Textiles Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440997 1507111247 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000620969_resized_bloomberghealthsafety30895379018012017jpg1022.jpg HOT STUFF The Arc Flash Protera workwear protects against the thermal hazards of electric arc 511 287 Sacci calls on members to help avert ratings agency downgrade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sacci-calls-on-members-to-help-avert-ratings-agency-downgrade-2016-10-06 David Oliveira ECONOMY Thu, 06 Oct 2016 16:52:00 +0200 430820 1475767097 1475765520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0