Engineering News | Equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/equipment Wed, 05 Aug 2020 21:19:53 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Invicta sells agricultural equipment businesses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/invicta-sells-agricultural-equipment-businesses-2020-07-20 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Mon, 20 Jul 2020 14:37:00 +0200 559755 1595252415 1595248620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Drones used to combat spread of water-sapping alien trees in semi-arid Karoo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drones-used-to-combat-spread-of-water-sapping-alien-trees-in-semi-arid-karoo-2020-07-17 Donna Slater AGRICULTURE Fri, 17 Jul 2020 08:42:00 +0200 559590 1594970103 1594968120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000886221_resized_mornejonkerdrone1022.jpg Kammanassie farmer Morné Jonker with the drone sprayer used to fight alien vegetation 511 287 Drones Council launched to expedite advancement of regulatory environment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drones-council-launched-to-expedite-advancement-of-regulatory-environment-2020-07-15 Donna Slater AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Wed, 15 Jul 2020 16:58:00 +0200 559433 1594826562 1594825080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 R&D on hold to keep doors open https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rd-on-hold-to-keep-doors-open-2020-05-29 Tracy Hancock Equipment Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553290 1590472321 1590703200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872324_resized_joostecylinders052020.jpg DEMAND FOR DURABILITY The corrosion-resistant properties of stainless steel have assisted in making a Jooste cylinder the cylinder of choice for more than 95% of users in South Africa 511 340 Sector increasingly adopting digitalisation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-sector-increasingly-adopting-digitalisation-2020-05-22 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549289 1591097000 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000863725_resized_automationabbsouthernafricajohnmanuellpic0105201022.jpg JOHN MANUELL The full potential of sugar production processes lies in leveraging available data to drive the seamless interoperability among people, assets and production processes 511 287 Afgri launches equipment rental facilitation platform https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afgri-launches-equipment-rental-facilitation-platform-2020-05-20 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Wed, 20 May 2020 15:04:00 +0200 554088 1589980582 1589979840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000873994_resized_mahindratractorssa201911022.jpg 511 287 Lubrication solution more accessible for agriculture sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lubrication-solution-more-accessible-for-agriculture-sector-2020-04-29 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 15 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551998 1589200611 1589493600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870030_resized_wastewatertreatmentllewellynowen0420201022.jpg LLEWELLYN OWEN It was decided that the Monolec range would be made more accessible to all those in the whole spectrum of industry, and to those in the private markets 511 287 Company joins distributor group as Southern Africa supplier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-joins-distributor-group-as-southern-africa-supplier-2020-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Equipment Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551248 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868064_resized_machinetoolsfeatureindustritoolequipmentmd0420201022.jpg KRIBAN GOVENDER It is critical for customers to have dependable support from a highly experienced team with combined technical skills and expertise 511 287 Next-generation machine tool introduced https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/next-generation-machine-tool-introduced-2020-04-23 Khutso Maphatsoe Equipment Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551499 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868416_resized_machinetoolsabbflexloader0420201022.jpg TECHNOLOGICALLY ADVANCED All cells in the ABB FlexLoader range are standardised and built using the latest technology to meet the increasing requirements for flexible and cost-effective production 511 287 Company expands range to meet engineering demands https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/products-designed-to-meet-engineering-demands-2020-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Equipment Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551238 1588593308 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868061_resized_machinetoolsfeaturebmglinearmotionsystems0420201022.jpg SPOILT FOR CHOICE The range of linear way products includes linear guides, runner blocks, rails, ball screws, bushings and shafts, designed for use in diverse applications 511 287 Tools supplier awarded tool kit contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tools-supplier-awarded-tool-kit-contract-2020-04-21 Khutso Maphatsoe Equipment Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551245 1588593309 1588888800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Agritech solutions can help farmers offset Covid-19 risks, says Standard Bank https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agritech-solutions-can-help-farmers-offset-covid-19-risks-says-standard-bank-2020-05-06 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Wed, 06 May 2020 15:00:00 +0200 552595 1588772994 1588770000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870815_resized_farmingagriculturejohndeerecropsprayercontrols0119dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Mulcher developed for S African conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mulcher-developed-for-s-african-conditions-2020-05-01 Darren Parker Equipment Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550442 1587110383 1588284000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866155_resized_agritechm350mulcherbell1022.jpg MULCH ADO The Bell M350 Mulcher is a niche solution developed in consultation with customers from the South African forestry industry 511 287 South African agriculture is dependent on imports for key inputs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-agriculture-is-dependent-on-imports-for-key-inputs-2020-05-01 Rebecca Campbell Agriculture & Food Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550952 1587715491 1588284000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New tractor designed for African conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tractor-designed-for-african-conditions-2020-05-01 Darren Parker Equipment Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550464 1587715490 1588284000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866218_resized_agritech6bcabjohndeere1022.jpg TRACTORS FOR AFRICA The new 6B tractors were designed specifically with Africa in mind 511 287 Agri hub units remain focus for supplier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agri-hub-units-remain-focus-for-supplier-2020-05-01 Darren Parker Equipment Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550450 1587715490 1588284000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866178_resized_agritechgerhardpienaar1022.jpg GERHARD PIENAAR Bearings International will continue to develop its special agri hub units in conjunction with its major original-equipment manufacturer clients 511 287 KwaZulu-Natal vital for bearing distributor growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzn-vital-for-bearing-distributors-growth-2020-05-01 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550217 1587715490 1588284000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000865649_resized_hydraulicspneumaticsbearingsinternationalpiabbreadandbakerycup0105201022.jpg POWERING ON Bearings International’s Durban branch stocks a range of bearings, electric motors, gearboxes, lubricants, seals, tools and power transmission products for several industries 511 287 Accelerated business activity could follow lockdown slowdown https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/accelerated-business-activity-could-follow-lockdown-slowdown-2020-05-01 Darren Parker Equipment Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550457 1588589636 1588284000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866198_resized_agritechsanysy210goscor1022.jpg AN ALLY IN THE TRENCHES The SY210 has many applications in agriculture 511 287 Covid-19 lockdowns, rand depreciation set to accelerate food inflation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-lockdowns-rand-depreciation-set-to-acclerate-food-inflation-2020-04-24 Rebecca Campbell Agriculture and Food Fri, 24 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550482 1587448829 1587679200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 German supplier looks to further African expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/german-supplier-looks-to-further-african-expansion-2020-04-21 Darren Parker Equipment Tue, 21 Apr 2020 18:47:00 +0200 551281 1587487887 1587487620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82129_bws-1002_fo_buckau-wolf_uk_r1.pdf2296299 Half of South Africans in a ‘precarious nutrition situation’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/50-of-south-africans-are-in-a-precarious-nutrition-situation-warns-food-research-group-2020-04-10 Rebecca Campbell Agriculture & Food – 1 Fri, 10 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549085 1586152051 1586469600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African production of key foods good to reasonable https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/in-face-of-covid-19-crisis-south-african-production-of-key-foods-good-to-reasonable-2020-04-10 Rebecca Campbell Agriculture & Food – 2 Fri, 10 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549080 1586152051 1586469600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Agri-fintech company moves to provide digital support for small-scale farmers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-platform-aims-to-underpin-small-scale-farming-2020-04-03 Schalk Burger Agricultural TECHNOLOGY Fri, 03 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 548160 1585566025 1585864800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Distributor’s experience makes for sweeter projects supply https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distributors-experience-makes-for-sweeter-projects-supply-2020-03-27 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546985 1584943306 1585260000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859548_resized_sugargrowersmillersrefinersbearinginternational1022.jpg SWEET RIDE Bearings International supplies the complete drive chain – from the feeder tables where the sugar cane arrives from the farm to the pack house where the product gets distributed 511 287 Equipment design vital for sugar industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-design-vital-for-sugar-industry-2020-03-27 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546435 1584943320 1585260000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859551_resized_sugargrowersmillersrefinersboschcontinuousvacuumpan1022.jpg DIVERSE OFFERING For the sugar industry, Bosch Projects provides front-end cane offloading, cane preparation, juice extraction, sugar processing, sugar drying and refining equipment 511 287 Mechanised systems gaining momentum https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mechanised-systems-gaining-momentum-challenges-remain-2020-03-27 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546987 1584973138 1585260000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859539_resized_sugargrowerssaagriculturalmachineryass1022.jpg CANE MECHANISATION Any change towards a fully mechanised harvesting system involves many disciplines and affects all aspects of cane production 511 287 Components provider extends offering for sugar industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/components-provider-extends-offering-for-sugar-industry-2020-03-27 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546877 1584973137 1585260000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859545_resized_sugarmillersbmgfenagridpremiumngridcouplings1022.jpg SOAKING UP BMG’s new Fenagrid Premium taper grid steel flexible couplings absorb considerable torque overloads, achieving smoother running, with consequent reduction of wear and tear on machinery 511 287 Mill equipment advances essential for industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mill-equipment-advances-essential-for-sugar-industry-2020-03-27 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546189 1584973137 1585260000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859533_resized_suagrgrowersmillersrefinersverderpumpsverderflex1022.jpg ALLEVIATING THE DEFECTS Sucrose losses can be significantly reduced – if not mitigated altogether – if the correct advanced and integrated pumping solution is used 511 287 Corteva spearheading agricultural growth on the continent https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corteva-spearheading-agricultural-growth-on-the-continent-2020-03-26 Creamer Media Reporter Equipment Thu, 26 Mar 2020 08:00:00 +0200 548270 1585130522 1585202400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000861619_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81967_2020-03-13_rer579_cortiva.mp4156108386Corteva spearheading agricultural growth on the continent Corteva spearheading agricultural growth on the continent Large pumps fleet offers fast turnaround for rental customers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/large-pump-fleet-offers-fast-turnaround-for-rental-customers-2020-03-20 Shannon de Ryhove PUMPS Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 544688 1584525956 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Deere taps tractor-hailing tech in bid to break ground in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/deere-taps-tractor-hailing-tech-in-bid-to-break-ground-in-africa-2020-02-25 Reuters AGRICULTURE/TECHNOLOGY Tue, 25 Feb 2020 11:27:00 +0200 545505 1582624156 1582622820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 New forklift models for South African market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-forklift-models-for-s-african-market-2020-02-07 Darren Parker Equipment Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542356 1580895368 1581026400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000847997_resized_mhljacavir10120201022.jpg RAISING THE BAR The new models of JAC forklifts will enter the South African market this year 511 287 Company leverages off diverse industrial supplier’s strengths https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-leverages-off-industrial-suppliers-strengths-2020-01-31 Mamaili Mamaila Equipment Fri, 31 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 541895 1580194487 1580421600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Effective drones well received by farmers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/effective-drones-well-received-by-struggling-farmers-2019-12-06 Tracy Hancock Equipment Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538633 1575356477 1575583200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839779_resized_dcgpacsyscropsprayingdronetechnicalterrain1120191022.jpg ANALYSE THIS DJI and PACSys are undertaking research and development to integrate crop health and/or management analytics with drone spraying systems to allow for “spot-spraying” applications 511 287 Industry 4.0 advancing in local sugar milling https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-40-advancing-in-local-sugar-milling-2019-12-06 Tracy Hancock Equipment Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538804 1575356478 1575583200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000840242_resized_smrinirssugarmilling1120191022.jpg SUGAR 4.0 The potential value derived from Sugar Milling Research Institute NPC’s near-infrared spectroscopy analytical technology is only just beginning to be explored 511 287 Invicta interim earnings, cash generation increase https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/invicta-interim-earnings-cash-generation-increase-2019-11-25 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:53:00 +0200 539025 1574684168 1574679180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Manufacturer targets product releases, skills development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturer-targets-product-releases-skills-development-in-30th-year-2019-10-24 Cameron Mackay Equipment Fri, 08 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 535955 1572935999 1573164000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000834240_resized_seaviewsolarpanelsroofmicrocare1020191022.jpg OFF THE GRID Microcare plans to share its local story of innovation, job creation and skills development next year during its 30th year of manufacturing in South Africa 511 287