R/€ = 18.32 Change: 0.00
R/$ = 15.30 Change: 0.01
Au 1692.38 $/oz Change: -21.21
Pt 1124.00 $/oz Change: -38.00

Company Profiles

H A Plant Maintenance

2nd July 2004 H A Plant Maintenance is the sole agent in South Africa for Vipac vibratory pedestrian rollers and Weber compaction equipment. 


25th June 2004 Sternwood specialises in the manufacture of free-standing wood-based kitchen and entertainment units, as well as press-form doors and furniture components. 


18th June 2004 Vestcast is a young foundry that specialises in investment casting, also know as lost wax or precision casting, for the mining, automotive, pumps and valves, medical, armourments and general engineering industry. 

RG Maintenance

11th June 2004 RG Maintenance Services specialises in the manufacture, design, installation, modification, load testing, upgrading, repair and service of all types of overhead cranes, jib structures, gantries and auxiliary lift equipment. 

PCK Technical Engineering

4th June 2004 PCK Technical Engineering specialises in production CNC machining. 

Giflo Engineering

28th May 2004 Giflo Engineering specialises in tube manipulation and automotive parts manufacturing. 

Dango & Dienenthal SA

21st May 2004 Dango & Dienenthal SA (DDSA) designs, fabricates, installs and commissions tapping products for blast furnaces, measuring products, forging and handling products, ferroalloy plant products, and skimming and filtration products. The company is well-known for its clay guns and tap-hole drills. 

Chemical Initiatives

14th May 2004 Chemical Initiatives is the manufacturer of sulphur-based chemicals, including sulphuric acid, sulphonic acid, aluminium sulphate, liquidsulphur dioxide, raw sulphur and molten sulphur. 

Aluvin Securiseal

7th May 2004 Family-owned company Aluvin Securiseal has been manufacturing security sealing products and systems since 1953. 

Efficient Engineering

30th April 2004 Thirty-six-year-old Efficient Engineering specialises in heavy fabrications and machining of materials-handling and process equipment. 


23rd April 2004 Wilec is involved in the conversion of bulk tape product to finished rolls, the covering of bare copper or aluminium conductor with glass, nomex or mica for the electrical industry, and the conversion of bulk coated abrasives to industrial and portable sanding belts. 

Exports to lift crane-factory investment

By: candice haase     9th April 2004 Export growth predicted for this year warranted the commissioning of an additional 250 m2 of floor-space at Condra Crane’s factory in Germiston in January. 

Nedschroef Johannesburg

9th April 2004 Automotive fastener and special forgings manufacturer Nedschroef Johannesburg, which currently boasts a production output of between 450 t and 500 t, is hoping to increase its output to 1 000 t by year end. 

Franke Kitchen Systems

19th March 2004 Franke Kitchen Systems is involved in the manufacture, marketing and sales of kitchen systems, hospital and domestic sanitary products, mainly from stainless steel. 

Boart Longyear Hardrock Tools division

27th February 2004 Hardrock drilling tools manufacturer Boart Longyear Hardrock Tools division, wholly-owned by Anglo Operations, was established in 1949. 

Texglass Manufacturing

20th February 2004 Texglass Manufacturing specialises in the weaving of glass fibre into fabrics used as reinforcement and insulation in the final production of a variety of materials and products. 

Metso Minerals

28th November 2003 Vereeniging 


By: Laura Franz     31st October 2003 Vipro is involved in the design and manufacture of vibrating feeders, screens and grizzlies, and is the importer and distributor of vibrator motors. 

Hi-Tech Elements

10th October 2003 Hi-Tech Elements is involved in the design, manufacture and installation of industrial heating elements, heating systems, and temperature measurement and control. 

Kappa Engineering

3rd October 2003 Kappa Engineering is a general engineering company specialising in the manufacture of hydraulic cylinders and associated parts to customer specifications, and the repair of all hydraulic cylinders. 

Libra Measuring Instruments

22nd August 2003 Libra Measuring Instruments is reportedly the only manufacturer of digital loadcells in South Africa. Electronic scales produced by the agricultural and industrial divisions include livestock scales, weighbridges and torque meters. 

Modular plant maker in capacity expansion move

By: nkolola halwindi     18th July 2003 Manufacturer and importer of mobile and modular recycling, crushing, screening and washing-plants Pilot Crushtec has invested R13-million in new factory premises in Jetpark. 

Steam & Engineering

11th July 2003 Steam & Engineering is the supplier of pipes, valves, fittings and industrial hardware to industry. 

TFM Industries

9th May 2003 TFM Industries is a specialist manufacturer of load bodies for commercial vehicles. 

Flexicor Cables

18th April 2003 Flexicor Cables is a manufacturer of water- and air-cooled furnace cables, braided flexible connectors for transformers and rectifiers, plain and tinned copper strands, automotive wire for the aftermarket and battery and booster cables. 

Groupline Technical Ceramics

21st March 2003 Groupline Technical Ceramics specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of advanced ceramic components for a range of industries including the medical, mining, manufacturing, laboratory and wear-combating applications. 

South African Micro-Electronic Systems

7th March 2003 South African Micro-Electronic Systems 

Universal Eisen und Stahl

17th January 2003 A supplier of high-strength, wear-resistant heavy plate, bar and section steels sourced locally and internationally, but mainly from Germany. 

BPW Axles

18th October 2002 BPW Axles is a manufacturer and distributor of trailer axles, suspensions and running gear components, and also has spare-parts and services facilities through its distributor and dealer network in Southern Africa and neighbouring territories. 

Ni NiMag group

4th October 2002 Involved in the manufacture of master alloys, ferrosilicon magnesium alloys, stainless steel reinforcing fibres, and chrome metal. 

Chemplast Marc Etter

27th September 2002 A specialist fluorocarbon processor, chemical equipment supplier and projects group 

Elinem Engineering

6th September 2002 A multidisciplinary electromechanical engineering firm, catering mainly to the military, medical, optical, food and beverage, mining, materials-handling and transport industries. 

Hertz Technologies

30th August 2002 Design and manufacture of high-voltage and low-voltage electrical machines, both standard and to specific customer requirements. 

Amiantit Pipe Systems

23rd August 2002 Alrode 

Stainless Precision

16th August 2002 Stainless Precision Engineering is a sheetmetal jobbing shop that operates from a 1 500 m2 factory based in Robertville, on the West Rand. 

Wendt Longyear

9th August 2002 Specialises in the manufacture and supply of diamond tools and equipment for the construction and natural stone markets. 

Baisch Engineering

2nd August 2002 Baisch Engineering specialises in the manufacture of pulleys and assembly of doorlocks for the automotive industry. 

Union Carriage and Wagon

26th July 2002 Union Carriage and Wagon (UCW) specialises in rolling-stock design and manufacture. 

16 17 18 19 20 21
23 24

Editorial Insight


News This Week




Photo of the week


Latest Videos and Audio


Topics In These Articles

RSS Feed


Engineering News is a product of Creamer Media.

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more


We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store


Advertising on Engineering News is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
Register Close