Engineering News | Equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/equipment Mon, 17 Jun 2019 02:49:51 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 DTI forges ahead with product standardisation task https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-forges-ahead-with-product-standardisation-task-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521475 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802466_resized_manufacturingindabapreview01siyenza1406191022.jpg INDUSTRY GROWTH The DTI looks forward to exchanging lessons and experiences to unpack challenges and identify solutions for growth across the manufacturing sector 511 287 Habasit presents range of timing belts for drive technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/habasit-presents-range-of-timing-belts-for-drive-technology-2019-05-09 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519110 1558361613 1558648800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797781_resized_habasitflexbelt0520191022.jpg HIGH-PERFORMANCE BELTS These Flex belts are ideal for transporting heavy loads and are therefore suitable for use in high-performance conveyor systems 511 287 BMG extends supply of gearboxes and variators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-extends-supply-of-gearboxes-and-variators-2019-05-07 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519046 1558361612 1558648800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797647_resized_piasolarspvsolartrackingsystems0520191022.jpg TRACKING THE SUN BMG’s Varvel worm gearboxes are installed on solar panels to ensure that they are in an ideal position to track the sun 511 287 Vert supplies Leroy-Somer motors in Southern Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vert-supplies-leroy-somer-motors-in-southern-africa-2019-05-03 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518798 1558361611 1558648800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797104_resized_atexinductionmotor0520191022.jpg SAFETY IN EXTREME CONDITIONS The range is ideal for pump, ventilation, agitator and mixed applications in refineries, pipelines, petrochemicals and food industries 511 287 New VSD software offers energy savings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vsd-software-offers-energy-savings-2019-05-03 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518796 1558361611 1558648800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797380_resized_thewegcfwdrivesrange0520191022.jpg LIGHTEN THE LOAD While there are a variety of different sized motors that will have different efficiencies, energy savings increase exponentially as the load decreases 511 287 Grain recovery offsets Kaap Agri’s drought-related challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grain-recovery-offsets-kaap-agris-drought-related-challenges-2019-05-10 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 May 2019 15:28:00 +0200 519320 1557495058 1557494880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798293_resized_monsantopetitagriculture1710221015duane.jpg 511 287 Mahindra South Africa unveils comprehensive farming equipment range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahindra-south-africa-unveils-comprehensive-farming-equipment-range-2019-05-10 Irma Venter AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 May 2019 10:05:00 +0200 519261 1557497328 1557475500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798147_resized_mahindratractorssa201911022.jpg Mahindra has entered the farming equipment business in South Africa 511 287 Polymer bushings used in unsuitable environments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polymer-bushings-used-in-unsuitable-environments-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Equipment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517977 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795223_resized_nampovesconite05191022.jpg MANUFACTURING MARVEL Parts manufactured for planters and harvesters from vesconite polymers 511 287 Larger stands, more technology on display at Nampo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/larger-stands-more-technology-on-display-at-nampo-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Equipment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517975 1556885086 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795219_resized_nampojohndeeretracker05191022.jpg TRACTOR TRACKER Satellites in farming are now a reality 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 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 Hydraulics company using expo to highlight products https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydraulics-company-using-expo-to-highlight-products-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Equipment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517992 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795253_resized_nampohawuniflex05191022.jpg FLEX THOSE MUSCLES The Uniflex grease crimper will take center stage at the HAW stand this year 511 287 New products for the agriculture industry being launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-products-for-the-agriculture-industry-being-launched-2019-04-25 Halima Frost Equipment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517995 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795272_resized_nampobmgboerslim05191022.jpg BOER MAAK N PLAN The Boer Slim/Smart Farming initiative offers a range of products developed with and for local farmers 511 287 Biggest Nampo yet boasts 775 stands https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biggest-nampo-yet-boasts-775-stands-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Equipment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518075 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795486_resized_nampograinsa05191022.jpg HIGH EXPECTATIONS An aerial view of the continent’s largest agriculture show being held in May 511 287 Welding machines and services on show https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-machines-and-services-on-show-2019-04-26 Halima Frost Equipment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518136 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795613_resized_nampoafroxwelding05191022.jpg SPARKING INTEREST Afrox hopes to generate an interest at its stand by offering daily prizes for best welder 511 287 BMG World accredited as Eaton’s exclusive warranty centre in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-world-accredited-as-eatons-exclusive-warranty-centre-in-africa-2019-04-16 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517329 1556526122 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793901_resized_bmgnickymuller0420191022.jpg NICKY MULLER The warranty centre’s local team is headed up by Muller and has benefited from a recent skills upliftment programme 511 287 New packages can be installed with existing infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-pneumatics-packages-can-be-installed-with-previous-infrastructure-2019-04-15 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517261 1556526122 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793776_resized_vipropneumaticsproject0420191022.jpg AIR QUALITY ADJUSTMENTS To mitigate air-quality challenges, Vipro supplies water traps, air lubricators and regulators, and compressors 511 287 Rapid IoT response required to evolving customer needs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agile-development-key-as-iot-uses-evolve-vox-2019-04-26 Schalk Burger Internet of Things Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517103 1555580963 1556229600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793484_resized_voxexecutiveheadcloudcraigfreer4191022.jpg CRAIG FREER The benefit of an agile IoT team is that the company serves as a strategic adviser to clients 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 Company leads in advancing sugar technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-leads-in-advancing-sugar-technology-2019-03-13 Khutso Maphatsoe Equipment Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514183 1553523591 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787230_resized_sugargrowersfeatureboschprojects030191022.jpg NEW DEVELOPMENTS Bosch projects has developed the Lamella Clarifier, that uses a series of inclined plates for fast, effective particle separation and settling 511 287 Vibrating equipment ensures effective sugar processing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vibrating-equipment-ensures-effective-sugar-processing-2019-03-15 Khutso Maphatsoe Equipment Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514387 1553523592 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787597_resized_sugargrowersfeaturepieteruysvipro3020191022.jpg PIETER UYS The vibrating equipment is made out of stainless steel, which decreases the chances of the sugar being contaminated 511 287 New tech helps mills improve factory control https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-will-help-sugar-mills-improve-factory-control-2019-03-15 Khutso Maphatsoe Equipment Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514473 1553523592 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787770_resized_sugargrowerssugarmalelanemill0320191022.jpg NEW TECHNOLOGY Sugar mills can use the SMRI-NIRS system to obtain information that can help to better understand and control factory processes 511 287 Company positive in flat construction market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-positive-in-flat-construction-market-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila 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 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 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 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 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 Zimbabwe currency crisis robs Bell of record year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-currency-crisis-robs-bell-of-record-year-2019-03-18 Irma Venter TRUCKS & CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:15:00 +0200 514574 1553668528 1552911300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788004_resized_bellsurfaceminingb601022.jpg 511 287 Equipment supplier to spread its wings outside South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-supplier-to-spread-its-wings-outside-south-africa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512279 1552313815 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784505_resized_powerandelectricityvermeerequipmentsuppliers021503191022.jpg SITES ON AFRICA Vermeer aims to penetrate the renewable-energy market in Africa 511 287 SA farmers turning to technology to boost yields and financial resilience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-harvest-2019-03-15 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512474 1552381426 1552600800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786655_resized_digital.jpg 511 287 Continental optimises tyre test with driverless test vehicle https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continental-optimises-tyre-test-with-self-driving-test-vehicle-2019-01-31 Cameron Mackay Rubber Manufacturing & Products Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510248 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778357_resized_continentalcruisingchauffeur1220181022.jpg DRIVERLESS NAVIGATION The driverless vehicle pilots the testing route with a GPS-supported satellite navigation system 511 287 Afgri Technology Services partners with UP organisation to foster agri innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afgri-technology-services-partners-with-up-organisation-to-foster-agri-innovation-2019-02-13 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:14:00 +0200 511495 1550067360 1550067240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company focused on agriculture https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-focused-on-agriculture-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508246 1548081095 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773904_resized_agrismartsolutionnampo05181022.jpg AGRI-SMART SOLUTION The joint venture will bring the most essential spare products closer to farmers, in order to satisfy their maintenance needs for bearings and agricultural products 511 287 Expanded products portfolio leads to new opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expanded-products-portfolio-leads-to-new-opportunities-2019-01-08 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507929 1548081094 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773190_resized_bearingsproductgroup1120181022.jpg FENNER PRODUCT GROUP 2018 The extended scope has put BMG in a position to deal with conveyors clients 511 287 Solar inverter available for water pumps https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-inverter-available-for-water-pumps-2019-01-25 Halima Frost Equipment Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507476 1548081093 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772352_resized_solarbmgmotolineinverter01191022.jpg EASY PEASY Solar inverters make rural irrigation systems easier to power 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 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 Supplier expands into agriculture sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wholesale-bearing-supplier-expands-into-agriculture-sector-2018-10-25 Paige Müller Equipment Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502761 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762300_resized_bearingsbushesfeatureisobearingsunit210181022.jpg INVESTING IN AGRICULTURE ISO Bearings has been investing in the supply of internationally sourced price-competitive bearing solutions for agriculture since 2016 511 287 Lessons on transforming manufacturing in India https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lessons-on-transforming-manufacturing-in-india-2018-10-31 Kim Cloete MANUFACTURING Wed, 31 Oct 2018 17:02:00 +0200 503399 1541053097 1540998120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0