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Magazine round up | 20 May 2022 

20th May 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 20 May 2022

JSE enters new era as it builds seamless digital marketplace 

By: Natasha Odendaal     20th May 2022 The JSE is entering a new era as it leverages its wholly owned venture JSE Private Placements (JPP) to build a future-fit capital market delivering a seamless digital marketplace that matches private debt and equity issuers with investors. The JSE, which has been working on the development of the... 

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To watch a video in which JSE capital markets director Valdene Reddy and JSE head of deals and origination Sam Mokorosi speak to Engineering News about the company’s new wholly-owned subsidiary JSE Private Placements, scan the barcode with your phone’s QR reader, or go to Video Reports on wwww.engineeringnews.co.za

Test site provides platform to trial innovations under real mining conditions 

By: Marleny Arnoldi     20th May 2022 Public–private partnership for innovation the Mandela Mining Precinct’s (MMP’s) test mine is poised to deliver value to mining companies, original-equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and other stakeholders while contributing to the industry’s sustainability. This partnership, aimed at assisting... 

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Mandela Mining Precinct programme manager Jurgens Visser speaking to Engineering News & Mining Weekly about the test mine at Royal Bafokeng Platinum’s Maseve North mine.

Vesconite – the ideal bearing material for many agricultural applications 

13th May 2022 South African wear part and bearings manufacturer Vesconite Bearings produces Vesconite and Vesconite Hilube at its Virginia manufacturing facility in the Free State. 

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Local wear parts and bearings manufacturer Vesconite Bearings highlights the various applications for agricultural bearings and bushings, including the benefits of using Vesconite products in agriculture.

Magazine round up | 13 May 2022 

13th May 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 13 May 2022

Lesedi continues to execute projects in mining industry 

By: Simone Liedtke     12th May 2022 Multi-disciplinary projects organisation Lesedi Nuclear Services is active at clients in the mining sector and has, over the last six years, executed several projects for mining industry clients focusing on support systems in mining processes. These include, among others, a focus on environmental... 

Lesedi continues to execute projects in mining industry
Lesedi Nuclear Services GM Bernhard Wilcocks talks to Mining Weekly at this year's Mining Indaba. Video & Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd.

How the mining sector can unearth SA’s most valuable resource with YES 

By: Simone Liedtke     9th May 2022 The South African mining industry can play an important part in tackling the country’s unemployment crisis, particularly when it comes to youth employment and the upliftment of mining communities. The Youth Employment Service (YES) partners with mining companies to help them achieve the... 

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The Youth Employment Service partners with mining companies to help achieve objectives detailed in the Mining Charter
Yes4Youth CEO Ravi Naidoo talks to Mining Weekly at Mining Indaba 2022. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd.

Magazine round up | 06 May 2022 

6th May 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 06 May 2022

Magazine round up | 29 April 2022 

29th April 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 29 April 2022

Sandton Pause lounge to keep taxi drivers occupied during off-peak times 

By: Donna Slater     28th April 2022 A “Pause Lounge” was launched at the JR005 taxi rank, in Sandton, on April 28, to provide taxi drivers on off-peak times after the morning rush with a place to rest, relax and pass time while they wait for the afternoon or evening peak times. Outfitted with a pool table, foosball and table... 

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A “Pause Lounge” was launched at the JR005 taxi rank, in Sandton to provide taxi drivers on off-peak times with a place to rest, relax and pass time.

Magazine round up | 22 April 2022 

22nd April 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader.  

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Magazine round up | 22 April 2022

Magazine round up | 15 April 2022 

15th April 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 15 April 2022

Magazine round up | 08 April 2022 

8th April 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 08 April 2022

Steinmüller remains ready for growth in the energy market  

By: Marleny Arnoldi     1st April 2022 Although Steinmüller Africa has had to scale down its Pretoria West manufacturing facility in recent years to align with lower demand, the company is optimistic about growth prospects going forward as a result of growing momentum in the procurement of new national power generation capacity.... 

Steinmuller Africa executive directors Moso Bolofo, Bodo Haar and Mohamed Khan
Steinmuller Africa director Moso Bolofo discusses the company's sub-Saharan expansion and machinery at its Pretoria West facility

Magazine round up | 01 April 2022 

1st April 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader.  

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Magazine round up | 01 April 2022

Science, technology and innovation must be used for equitable development  

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     29th March 2022 Science, technology and innovation have played a key role in the global response to mitigating the Covid-19 pandemic; however, more must be done to ensure that such efforts can be translated into worldwide sustainable development and reaching the United Nations’ (UN’s) Sustainable Development... 

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India Ministry of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Minister of State (independent Charge) Dr Jitendra Singh outlines how India is leveraging science and technology to pursue sustainable development goals

Higher realised prices, local demand drives Hulamin’s return to profitability  

By: Marleny Arnoldi     28th March 2022 JSE-listed aluminium semi-fabricator and supplier Hulamin’s response to the hardships of 2019 and 2020 has paid off with a return to profitability in 2021. The group posted a 760% year-on-year rise in operating profit to R538-million for the year ended December 31, 2021, on the back of... 

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Hulamin CEO Richard Jacob unpacks the company's operational performance in 2021

TIPS says broader, engaged development approaches needed to realise just transition projects 

By: Marleny Arnoldi     25th March 2022 Research institution Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) has unpacked how just energy transition (JET) projects require a different approach to planning, financing and development, away from the traditional model. Addressing delegates during a webinar on March 24, TIPS senior economist... 

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TIPS research fellow Sandy Lowitt discusses how just transition energy projects can be classified

Magazine round up | 25 March 2022 

25th March 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 25 March 2022

AfDB to set up facility to support South Africa’s just energy transition  

By: Terence Creamer     24th March 2022 African Development Bank (AfDB) president Dr Akinwumi Adesina says the development finance institution is ready to support South Africa’s transition from coal to renewable energy and announced that a just energy transition facility was being created by the bank to support the country’s transition... 

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African Development Bank president Dr Akinwumi Adesina outlines the bank's commitment to supporting South Africa's just energy transition in address to the fourth South Africa Investment Conference in Johannesburg. Source: SABC. Editing: Nicholas Boyd

Magazine round up | 18 March 2022 

18th March 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 18 March 2022

Libstar emerges from 2021 with focused portfolio, on sound financial footing 

By: Marleny Arnoldi     16th March 2022 Consumer packaged goods manufacturer Libstar says the year ended December 31, 2021, marked one with unprecedented supply chain disruptions, input cost inflation and economic pressure, but its ‘protection’ strategy has proven fruitful notwithstanding. In the year under review, Libstar... 

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Libstar CEO Andries van Rensburg shares the outlook the company has on the consumer goods market

Drones successful in deterring railway cable theft syndicates 

By: Donna Slater     15th March 2022 Johannesburg-based unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operator and developer UAV & Drone Solutions (UDS) proposes that government departments and State-owned entities (SOEs) use, to a far greater extent, the services it provides to curb critical infrastructure theft and vandalism. Cable theft for... 

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UAV & Drone Solutions provides eyes in the sky, day or night, to deter infrastructure criminals and identify areas of concern

Magazine round up | 11 March 2022 

11th March 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 11 March 2022

Gungubele on building a capable, ethical, professional and developmental State 

9th March 2022 Minister in The Presidency Mondli Gungubele speaking at a National Development Plan public lecture on March 7 under the theme 'Reclaiming and Building a Capable, Ethical, Professional and Developmental State'.  

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Minister in The Presidency Mondli Gungubele speaks on 'Reclaiming and Building a Capable, Ethical, Professional and Developmental State'. Video Work: Kutlwano Matala Editing: Nicholas Boyd

Companies must do fact finding if adversely mentioned in State capture report – Pinsent Masons advises 

By: Thabi Madiba     4th March 2022 Pinsent Masons partner and white collar crime expert Edward James has advised companies to stay up to date with media reports about companies implicated in State capture and to check whether suppliers are adversely mentioned in the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into State Capture report.... 

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Pinsent Masons partner Edward James unpacks 'What to do if you, your client or a supplier are implicated in a State Capture report' (Editing: Nicholas Boyd)

Magazine round up | 04 March 2022 

4th March 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 04 March 2022

AECI lifts 2021 revenue, records lowest total recordable incident rate 

By: Donna Slater     2nd March 2022 JSE-listed chemicals group AECI increased its revenue by 8% year-on-year to R26.05-billion in 2021 and declared a total ordinary dividend of R6.85 a share – up 20% year-on-year. The company declared a final ordinary cash dividend of R5.05, 7% higher than the R4.70 in 2020.  

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AECI increases 2021 revenue on back of Covid-19 economic recovery

Industry cautiously optimistic following Godongwana’s maiden Budget  

By: Simone Liedtke     25th February 2022 In spite of South Africa’s construction sector being one of the country’s slowest-growing sectors of the last decade, economic consultancy Econometrix chief director and economist Dr Azar Jammine remains optimistic that, following the National Budget speech earlier this week, the South African... 

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AfriSam's Richard Tomes, Former SA Finance Minister Trevor Manuel and Econometrix's Dr Azar Jammine comment on the 2022 National Budget. Video: Creamer Media's Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd.

Magazine round up | 25 February 2022 

25th February 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader.  

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Magazine round up | 25 February 2022

Business innovation survey to evaluate opportunities, barriers and challenges 

By: Schalk Burger     24th February 2022 The Human Sciences Research Council's (HSRC's) Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeSTII) will start conducting the seventh Business Innovation Survey on March 12. The survey will gather the opinions of 5 500 randomly selected, locally registered large to very small... 

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The Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators for the Department of Science and Innovation (CeSTII) will conduct the seventh Business Innovation Survey. CeSTII head Dr Glenda Kruss provides an overview of the survey series and how the information is used and shared, while GeoScope director Bob Currin details how the 5 500 sample of 5 500 businesses was selected and how the data and confidentiality is handled.

Magazine round up | 18 February 2022 

18th February 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 18 February 2022

Nzimande outlines key role for green hydrogen in recovery as he launches Hydrogen Society Road Map   

By: Terence Creamer     17th February 2022 Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Dr Blade Nzimande made a direct link between the country’s plans to produce green hydrogen for export and domestic markets and the Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan (ERRP) when officially unveiling the Hydrogen Society Road Map (HSRM) on... 

Minister Blade Nzimande
Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Dr Blade Nzimande speaks during the virtual launch of the Hydrogen Society Road Map. Production: Kutlwano Matala & Nicholas Boyd.

Magazine round up | 11 February 2022 

11th February 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader.  

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Magazine round up | 11 February 2022

Investment needed for SADC’s rail infrastructure to compete with road transport – Derby   

By: Donna Slater     4th February 2022 Rail operators in the Southern Africa Development Community region need to jointly and urgently ramp up investments into their respective rail infrastructure to enable trains to move quicker and unhindered, both within their countries and between each other, as a measure to improve trade and... 

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Creamer Media on February 4 hosted a webinar on Upgrading Infrastructure for Economic Growth

Magazine round up | 04 February 2022 

4th February 2022 A video round up of this week’s magazine, highlighting our cover story, features and Business Leader. 

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Magazine round up | 04 February 2022

Urgent need for projects in R900bn infrastructure pipeline to be made ‘shovel ready’  

By: Terence Creamer     3rd February 2022 Consulting Engineers South Africa (Cesa) has urged government to take active steps to fully unlock the much-vaunted R900-billion infrastructure pipeline by ensuring that projects are urgently progressed to “shovel-ready’ status. Newly appointed president Olu Soluade noted on Thursday that, while... 

Cesa president Olu Soluade
Newly appointed Cesa president Olu Soluade speaks on the role the private sector could play to bolster the public sector's infrastructure project preparations. Camera Work: Kutlwano Matala Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 3.2.2021

Policy, admin have a long way to go before ‘open’ energy market can thrive   

By: Marleny Arnoldi     2nd February 2022 While State-owned power utility Eskom is in the process of undergoing major structural changes and making strides to play its part in South Africa’s decarbonisation, some stakeholders believe there is more to be done before a just energy transition can be realised.  From a regulatory and policy... 

Policy, admin have a long way to go before ‘open’ energy market can thrive
Creamer Media hosted a webinar on Advancing a Just Transition. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd
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