Engineering News | Forest Products https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/forest-products Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:30:15 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Sappi becomes international stakeholder member of the PEFC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-becomes-international-stakeholder-member-of-the-pefc-2019-07-01 Tasneem Bulbulia PAPER & PULP Mon, 01 Jul 2019 15:07:00 +0200 524290 1561986518 1561986420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mondi simplification still expected to be completed this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-simplification-still-expected-to-be-completed-this-year-2019-06-07 Simone Liedtke PACKAGING AND PAPER Fri, 07 Jun 2019 15:27:00 +0200 522191 1559914156 1559914020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African student named among winning wood scientists in global competition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-student-named-among-winning-wood-scientists-in-global-competition-2019-05-15 Tasneem Bulbulia FORESTRY Wed, 15 May 2019 11:03:00 +0200 519648 1557911558 1557910980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Forest Products 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 Forest Products 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 Sappi says dissolving wood pulp prospects remain strong despite near-term pressures https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-says-dissolving-wood-pulp-prospects-remain-strong-despite-near-term-pressures-2019-05-09 Terence Creamer FOREST PRODUCTS Thu, 09 May 2019 12:35:00 +0200 519152 1557413932 1557398100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797890_resized_sappingodwanamillwoodpaper310220614duane.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 Forest Products 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 York expects lower H1 earnings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/york-expects-lower-h1-earnings-2019-03-07 Tasneem Bulbulia TIMBER Thu, 07 Mar 2019 15:08:00 +0200 513625 1551964149 1551964080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 York Timbers lifts FY18 Ebitda by 12% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/york-timbers-lifts-fy18-ebitda-by-12-2018-09-25 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE / FORESTRY Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:54:00 +0200 499694 1537887845 1537887240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company offers paper alternative to wooden and plastic pallets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-offers-paper-alternative-to-wooden-and-plastic-pallets-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Forest Products Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493580 1534227761 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742467_resized_kimmoboard07181022.jpg VISUAL RESEMBLANCE Honeycomb fibreboard technology takes its name from the visual resemblance to a bee’s honeycomb 511 287 Company facilitates provincial prosperity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-facilitates-provincial-prosperity-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Forest Products Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491774 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738171_resized_sappisaiccormill0620181022.jpg ENTRENCHED PLAYER Sappi Southern Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal operations contribute R11.7-billion to the province’s economy yearly 511 287 Sappi to build xylitol, furfural production demo plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-build-xylitol-furfural-production-demo-plant-2018-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter PULP & PAPER Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:51:00 +0200 492967 1531925651 1531925460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Renewability driving forest and paper industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewability-driving-forest-and-paper-industry-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Forest Products Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481243 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Lack of carton collection reduces recycling processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-carton-collection-reduces-recycling-processes-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Forest Products Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481239 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Safety solution provided for contractor at Sappi mill https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-solution-provided-to-contractor-at-sappi-mill-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Forest Products Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481248 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Paper producer to upgrade Mpumalanga mill https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-producer-to-upgrade-mpumalanga-mill-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Forest Products Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481232 1522940405 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714678_resized_20180316sappi1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/73503_2018-03-16_sappi_cg_-_hd_web.mp452768736SAPPI southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel explains what the company is doing and how the paper industry has changed. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. SAPPI southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel explains what the company is doing and how the paper industry has changed. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Governance key to boosting intra-Africa timber trade – AfDB report https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/governance-key-to-boosting-intra-africa-timber-trade-afdb-report-2018-03-23 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:21:00 +0200 482021 1521793373 1521793260 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 New research facility to unlock economic potential of South Africa’s biomass waste https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-research-facility-to-unlock-economic-potential-of-south-africas-biomass-waste-2018-03-20 Shirley le Guern RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:50:00 +0200 481718 1521558797 1521557400 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715426_resized_bidf121022.jpg Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane and Biorefinery Development Facility group leader Bruce Sithole 511 287 Steinhoff sells part of stake in South Africa's KAP to help cut debt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steinhoff-sells-part-of-stake-in-south-africas-kap-to-help-cut-debt-2018-03-14 Reuters M&A Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:45:00 +0200 481122 1521021019 1521020700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Trade agreement with the EU a boost for Western Cape exports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-agreement-with-the-eu-a-boost-for-western-cape-exports-2018-03-01 Kim Cloete TRADE Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:14:00 +0200 479939 1519976526 1519917240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA pulp and paper group moves to consolidate dissolving pulp leadership https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pulp-positive-2018-01-31 Anine Kilian PULP & PAPER Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476805 1517908750 1518127200 99999999999 Terence Creamer 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705556_resized_pulp.jpg 511 287 Zambia says miners must move 30% cargo by railway https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-says-miners-must-move-30-cargo-by-railway-2018-01-26 Reuters RAIL Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:44:00 +0200 476472 1516964031 1516963440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Balancing rules, safety and certification will be key to drone industry success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/although-sa-drone-laws-best-in-world-market-potential-stunted-by-slow-certification-2017-12-15 Dylan Slater Unmanned Aviation Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472933 1513069877 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697863_resized_sunrise.jpg 511 287 Brown appoints executives at Denel, Safcol and Alexkor https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brown-appoints-executives-at-denel-safcol-and-alexkor-2017-10-26 Creamer Media Reporter STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 26 Oct 2017 15:38:00 +0200 469133 1509026129 1509025080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687888_resized_zwelakhentshepe410220816duane.jpg Zwelakhe Ntshepe 511 287 Pretoria to host forestry industrialisation conference next month https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forestry-industrialisation-conference-to-highlight-potential-of-wood-products-in-sa-2017-09-29 Schalk Burger Conferences Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465206 1506412362 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 York's FY results negatively affected by raw material supply challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yorks-fy-results-negatively-affected-by-raw-material-supply-challenges-2017-09-26 Anine Kilian FORESTRY PRODUCTS Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:43:00 +0200 465894 1506689148 1506433380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA out of recession but growth far from NDP ambitions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-economy-recovers-from-recession-in-q2-2017-09-05 African News Agency ECONOMY Tue, 05 Sep 2017 11:51:00 +0200 463752 1504614931 1504605060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676069_resized_economynew.jpeg 511 287 Water department proposes up to 14.6% increase in raw water tariffs for 2018/19 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-department-proposes-up-to-146-increase-in-raw-water-tariffs-for-201819-2017-08-25 Mia Breytenbach WATER Fri, 25 Aug 2017 16:14:00 +0200 462813 1503672023 1503670440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673995_resized_randwaterwaterpurificationandpumpingstationzuikerboschvereeniging210812duanecopy1022.jpg 511 287 Innovative surfactants enhance firefighting https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-surfactants-enhance-waters-fire-fighting-potential-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Forest Products Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461435 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670655_resized_lourensjansenvanrensburg062017icatenvironmentalsolutions1022.jpg LOURENS JANSEN VAN RENSBURG iFire is an ideal water-treatment agent to improve the wetting capability of water which, in turn, enhances its firefighting capability 511 287 Hotel group moves to integrate bamboo products into facilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hotel-group-signs-deal-to-integrate-deforestation-free-sustainable-bamboo-products-into-facilities-2017-08-25 Ilan Solomons GREEN BUILDING Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461599 1503394148 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670998_resized_bamboocharcoal1ecoplanetbamboo010820171022.jpg AIR QUALITY IMPROVER EcoPlanet Bamboo will initially supply Mantis with for use across the group’s hotel rooms to improve the quality of indoor air 511 287 Forestry sector joins forces to mitigate impact of wildfires on plantations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forestry-sector-joins-forces-to-mitigate-impact-of-wildfires-on-plantations-2017-07-04 Megan van Wyngaardt AGROPROCESSING Tue, 04 Jul 2017 14:34:00 +0200 457477 1499174469 1499171640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661586_resized_sappingodwanamillwoodpaper1310220614duane.jpg 511 287 South African timber industry could become net importer amid supply pressures https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-timber-industry-could-become-net-importer-in-mid-term-2017-06-16 David Oliveira TIMBER Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454388 1497253649 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Amended Forest Sector Code gazetted https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amended-forest-sector-code-gazetted-2017-05-02 Natasha Odendaal LEGISLATION Tue, 02 May 2017 12:40:00 +0200 450966 1493722006 1493721600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Success abounds in paper recycling and recovery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/success-abounds-in-paper-recycling-and-recovery-2017-03-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Forest Products Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446604 1490623747 1490911200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sustainable industry dispels misconceptions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-industry-dispels-misconceptions-2017-03-31 Tasneem Bulbulia Forest Products Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446614 1490623747 1490911200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 York H1 profit dips as revenue rises https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/york-h1-profit-dips-as-revenue-rises-2017-03-16 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:24:00 +0200 446639 1489653381 1489652640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000634431_resized_yorktimberduane.jpg 511 287 Sawmilling sector’s resource shortages need urgent attention https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sawmilling-sectors-resource-shortages-need-urgent-attention-2017-03-03 Creamer Media Reporter SAWMILLING Fri, 03 Mar 2017 10:22:00 +0200 445199 1488531720 1488529320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0