Engineering News | Business in KwaZulu-Natal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/kwazulu-natal-profile Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:46:05 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company facilitates provincial prosperity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-facilitates-provincial-prosperity-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Business in KwaZulu-Natal 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 Entrenched player furthers provincial presence https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entrenched-player-furthers-provincial-presence-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491871 1531809818 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738427_resized_irpengineeringplastics20620181022.jpg REGIONAL PROVIDER IRP Engineering Plastics locally manufactures conveyer components and engineers high-performance plastics at its KwaZulu-Natal operation 511 287 Future of digital project delivery showcased in KwaZulu-Natal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-showcases-the-future-of-digital-project-delivery-at-provincial-event-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491810 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738384_resized_aecomvreventkzn0620181022.jpg FUTURE VISION AECOM’s The Digital Future event at its KwaZulu-Natal office gave attendees the opportunity to walk through three different virtual reality scenes, showcasing current AECOM projects 511 287 Lighting system success to spur further projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lighting-system-success-to-spur-further-projects-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491662 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737889_resized_magnetsprojectforunilever0620181022.jpg LIGHT ‘EM UP Magnet will expand its large-scale energy solution offerings to other Unilever sites 511 287 Provincial presence benefits company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/provincial-presence-benefits-company-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491805 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 System installed at sugar refinery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vacuum-system-successfully-implemented-at-sugar-refinery-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491857 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738371_resized_delfinvacuumsystem0620181022.jpg SYSTEM SUPPLY The Delfin vacuum system was supplied and installed through Maverick Industrial Cleaning Solutions 511 287 SBS Tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sbs-tanks-2018-07-20 Creamer Media Reporter Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492788 1531813581 1532037600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740571_resized_img73971022.jpg 511 287 Exhibition facilitates industrial growth in KZN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exhibition-facilitates-industrial-growth-in-kzn-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457428 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661464_resized_durbanportidsez0620171022.jpg GROWING ECONOMIC HUB Government investment in the Port of Durban will support trade stemming from the ramp-up of manufacturing activites in KZN 511 287 Company evolves to meet KZN miners’ needs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-evolves-to-meet-kzn-miners-needs-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456776 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660060_resized_multoeckznbranch0620171022.jpg LONG-TERM RELATIONSHIPS Multotec field service teams conduct regular site visits to ensure optimum performance of equipment 511 287 Futureproof solutions ensure green living https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/future-proof-solutions-ensure-green-living-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457771 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Solution provides protection on north coast https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geosynthetic-solution-provides-protection-on-north-coast-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457547 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661683_resized_unknown.jpeg SPECIALLY ENGINEERED Fibertex offers a lightweight, durable and workable geosynthetic substitute for traditional revetment systems 511 287 Illegal mining threatens infrastructure development in KwaZulu-Natal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/illegal-mining-threatens-infrastructure-development-in-kzn-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457394 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661472_resized_nicopienaaraspasa0620171022.jpg NICO PIENAAR Aspasa is taking steps to ensure a well-run and compliant aggregate and sand producing industry in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 Lessons learned underpin multicontinent sugar strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lessons-learned-in-kzn-underpin-multi-continent-sugar-strategy-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457492 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661614_resized_eddieswanepoelvesconitebearings0620171022.jpg EDDIE SWANEPOEL The knowledge gained from hard-wearing African sugar applications has been essential in converting other relatively new markets to using Vesconite Bearings’ products 511 287 Sugar industry to make the most of yield recovery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-industry-to-make-the-most-of-yield-recovery-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457390 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661400_resized_sacanegrowersagm0620171022.jpg BOUNCING BACK The SA Canegrowers board of directors is optimistic about the 2017/18 season, with improved rainfall set to improve production levels 511 287 ‘Durban’s best kept secret’ honoured for technical excellence https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durbans-best-kept-secret-honoured-for-technical-excellence-2017-07-21 Robyn Wilkinson Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457626 1500362894 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661898_resized_royalhaskoningdhvmr5770620171022.jpg CHALLENGE ACCEPTED The design of MR577 was fraught with technical complexity, as the route climbed along the KwaDabeka tributary of the uMngeni river and into New Germany 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/69777_royalhask.mp425538160Royal HaskoningDHV South Africa provide an overview of the MR577. Video courtesy: RoyalHaskoningDHV Royal HaskoningDHV South Africa provide an overview of the MR577. Video courtesy: RoyalHaskoningDHV SBS Tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sbs-tanks-2017-07-21 Zandile Mavuso Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457486 1500362968 1500588000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664677_resized_0000661597sam0693copy1022.jpg 511 287 Process Pipes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/process-pipes-2016-10-21 Zandile Mavuso Business in KwaZulu-Natal Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:31:00 +0200 430728 1500363086 1500363060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Consulting company creates innovative infrastructure solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-company-creates-innovative-infrastructure-solutions-2016-05-12 Victor Moolman Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411690 1464012372 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546857_resized_businessinkwazulunatalroyalhaskoningdhvvictor.jpeg FLOAT SYSTEM The backup globe valves at Ashley Drive break pressure tank are controlled by floats if the electricity fails 511 338 New service centre helps to improve regional service https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-service-centre-helps-to-improve-regional-service-2016-05-27 Victor Moolman Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411548 1464012372 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546321_resized_businessinkwazulunatalbmgprovided1022.jpeg STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES The service centre enables young students to learn basic engineering skills 511 287 Largest fibre manufacturing plant opens in KZN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/largest-fibre-manufacturing-plant-opens-in-kwazulu-natal-2016-05-12 Victor Moolman Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411585 1464012372 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546262_resized_polypropelene1022bloomberg.jpg POLYPROPYLENE PELLETS Some of the products produced by Fibretex are made from polypropylene 511 287 Local company produces photovoltaic modules https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-produces-photovoltaic-modules-2016-05-12 Victor Moolman Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411582 1464012372 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546325_resized_businessinkwazulunatalartsolardurbanprovided1022.jpeg LARGER MANUFACTURING PLANT ARTsolar has upgraded its manufacturing plant in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 Chamber celebrates 160 years of business operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-celebrates-160-years-of-business-operations-2016-05-12 Victor Moolman Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411579 1464012372 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000546239_resized_cityscapeviewofthedurbanskyline1022reuters.jpg DURBAN SKYLINE The Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry is one of the largest member-based councils in the world 511 287 Growing CSI project in KwaZulu-Natal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growing-csi-project-in-kzn-2016-05-27 Victor Moolman Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 27 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 411697 1464331159 1464300000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000547425_resized_salani1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/60511_2016-05-05_royal_haskoningdhv_-_hd_web.mp445566378Royal HaskoningDHV South Africa MD Salani Sithole discusses the future of corporate social investment projects and Royal HaskoningDHV in KwaZulu-Natal Royal HaskoningDHV South Africa MD Salani Sithole discusses the future of corporate social investment projects and Royal HaskoningDHV in KwaZulu-Natal KZN infrastructure growth buoyant, matches African construction trends https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kzn-infrastructure-growth-buoyant-matches-african-construction-trends-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 370016 1432624368 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423763_resized_artistimpressionofdiasite1022.jpg MAGNITUDINAL POTENTIAL The planned Durban Dig-Out Port will be the largest infrastructure capital project in South Africa, notwithstanding the value and timeframe of current projects 511 287 Air-process machinery branch to provide fast, cost-effective service https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-kzn-air-process-machinery-branch-to-provide-fast-cost-effective-service-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369982 1432624366 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423617_resized_deltablowergeneration51022.jpeg ROBUST CONTRIBUTION The product offering for the KwaZulu-Natal region will include the Aerzen Delta Blower Generation 5 roots type blower for the sugar production industry 511 287 PVC waterstop order supplied to KZN project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/substantial-pvc-waterstop-order-supplied-to-kzn-water-scheme-project-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 370083 1432624368 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423983_resized_tal1022.jpeg CONSTRUCTION SPECIFIC The X-Stop PVC Waterstops are manufactured from a high-quality virgin polyvinyl chloride compound to provide substantial flexibility and durability 511 287 Increasing asset management demand in KwaZulu-Natal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increasing-asset-management-projects-value-addition-demand-in-kzn-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369991 1432624367 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423663_resized_chotamotalainterchange1022.jpeg DIVERSE OFFERING In addition to providing asset management services, Aurecon is involved in KwaZulu-Natal projects, which included the Chota Motala interchange upgrade 511 287 ARB Electrical Wholesalers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arb-electrical-wholesalers-2015-05-29 Samantha Herbst Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 370333 1432645153 1432850400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000428725_resized_0000424771dsc009781022.jpg 511 287 Two contracts of aqueduct augmentation project nearing completion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-contracts-of-aqueduct-augmentation-project-nearing-completion-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 370001 1432713311 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423710_resized_dsc02349pg1022.jpeg NECESSARY EXPANSION The expansion of the Northern Aqueduct will alleviate water shortages and rationing 511 287 Freight specialist expands fleet to meet KZN cargo handling demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/freight-specialist-expands-fleet-to-meet-kzn-cargo-handling-demand-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 369976 1432713324 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423597_resized_intermodalconnectionsmobiconmobilecontainerhandler1022.jpeg LIFTING EFFICIENCY The Mobicon container handler increases operational efficiency and reduces demurrage costs for trucks waiting to be loaded and unloaded 511 287 Greener energy sources for groundwater projects in KZN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greener-energy-sources-for-groundwater-projects-in-kzn-consultancy-2015-05-29 Mia Breytenbach Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 29 May 2015 00:00:00 +0200 370011 1432713408 1432850400 99999999999 Leandi Kolver 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000423747_resized_windenergyrenewablereuters1022.jpeg IMPERATIVE USE Private individuals in KwaZulu-Natal are largely using solar and wind technologies owing to their improving affordability 511 287 Project failures impact on water cleanliness in KZN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-failures-impact-water-cleanliness-in-kzn-2014-07-18 David Oliveira Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336208 1405405222 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Applications improve project decision-making https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/computer-applications-improve-project-decision-making-2014-07-18 David Oliveira Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336229 1405405222 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Company displays at Royal Agricultural Show 2014 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-displays-at-royal-agricultural-show-2014-2014-07-18 David Oliveira Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336232 1405405222 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Old age home receives energy saving solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/old-age-home-receives-energy-saving-solution-2014-07-18 David Oliveira Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336268 1405669899 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Port upgrade to grow KZN’s maritime-based economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-upgrade-to-grow-kzns-maritime-based-economy-2014-07-18 David Oliveira Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336153 1405671747 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000328302_resized_durbanharbour11022duane.jpg MARITIME ECONOMY Durban is a maritime-based city and, as such, its economy relies heavily on the port 511 287 LRQA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lrqa-company-profile-2014-07-18 Megan van Wyngaardt Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336846 1406728783 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000332658_resized_riskmanagement1341938141022.jpg 511 287 Learnership to be launched in KZN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/learnership-to-be-launched-in-kzn-2014-07-18 David Oliveira Business in KwaZulu-Natal Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336156 1407140685 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000328312_resized_plasticwelder1022.jpg IMPROVING PROFESSIONAL IMAGE Having a qualified thermoplastic welding inspector will improve a company’s professional image, credibility and quality systems 511 287