Engineering News | Logistics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/logistics Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:41:45 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Africa’s air cargo sector needs trade and aviation liberalisation to reach full potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-air-cargo-sector-needs-trade-and-aviation-liberalisation-in-order-to-compete-2019-04-19 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516488 1555055651 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793499_resized_hampered.jpg 511 287 Electrical heat tracing viable safety precaution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-heat-tracing-viable-safety-precaution-2019-03-29 Khutso Maphatsoe Logistics Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515650 1554473949 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790217_resized_vesselsheatexchangerstanksandcontainersstarplex393creamermedia0320191022.jpg SAFETY FIRST The EHT cabling generates heat over the surface of the container, which in turn heats up the product inside the container 511 287 Ctrack launches truck video monitoring system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-launches-truck-video-monitoring-system-2019-04-11 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:57:00 +0200 517020 1554987530 1554987420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793233_resized_ctrackiriscamera20191022.jpg 511 287 Barloworld offers employees, general public stake in R3.5bn BEE property scheme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-offers-employees-general-public-stake-in-r35bn-bee-property-scheme-2019-04-10 African News Agency EMPOWERMENT Wed, 10 Apr 2019 12:51:00 +0200 516829 1554897203 1554893460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 TPT CE stresses need for faster turnarounds of vessels, trains https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tpt-ce-stresses-need-for-faster-turnarounds-of-vessels-trains-2019-04-05 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:55:00 +0200 516440 1554472900 1554468900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Transnet execs seek balance between efficiency improvements, growth opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-execs-seek-balance-between-efficiency-improvements-growth-opportunities-2019-04-05 Shirley le Guern PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 11:10:00 +0200 516411 1554472874 1554455400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791892_resized_herbertmsagala04191022.jpg Transnet group executive of new business growth and diversification Herbert Msagala 511 287 More accurate data being used as industrial environments become more connected https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-accurate-data-as-industrial-environments-become-more-connected-2019-04-05 Schalk Burger Data Management Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514650 1554188460 1554415200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788140_resized_sysproafricaproductmanagerdeidrefreyer06181022.jpg DEIRDRÉ FRYER AI provides insight into probability so that users are equipped to deal with business challenges and manage expectations 511 287 Local telematics market has room to grow, says new Cartrack South Africa CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-telematics-market-has-room-to-grow-says-new-cartrack-south-africa-ceo-2019-04-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 04 Apr 2019 14:48:00 +0200 516294 1554446427 1554382080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791664_resized_cartracksa2019harrylouw1022.jpg Harry Louw 511 287 Technology solution allows retailers to display but protect high-value items https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-value-item-solution-protects-retailers-boosts-sales-2019-03-29 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514001 1554198282 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788106_resized_quattroautoaislewestwood3191022.jpg AUTOAISLE DISPLAY The system allows retailer to increase the range of items with less risk and increase the rate of sale 511 287 Iata stresses priorities for growth of global air cargo sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-stresses-priorities-for-the-growth-of-the-global-air-cargo-sector-2019-03-22 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513992 1552893814 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Customer behaviour specialist moves to grow engineering teams https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/xineoh-to-grow-engineering-sales-teams-2019-03-15 Schalk Burger Artificial intelligence Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513397 1552313823 1552600800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785267_resized_xineohceofoundervianchinner9181022.jpg VIAN CHINNER The company expects demand for its services to increase over the next few years owing to digitalisation 511 287 Growth boosts fuel distributor https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-boosts-fuel-distributor-2019-03-08 Thabi Madiba Logistics Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512297 1551767077 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782797_resized_diesel1022.jpg GROWTH IN NUMBERS Hunger for taking up new changes in a demanding market will catalyse growth for Advent Oil 511 287 Infrastructure and regulatory reform required to unlock Africa’s air-cargo potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-cargo-sector-essential-for-africa-but-needs-infrastructure-and-regulatory-reform-2019-03-08 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512627 1551767080 1551996000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Freight services focus yields positive results for Grindrod in FY18 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/freight-services-focus-yields-positive-results-for-grindrod-in-fy18-2019-03-06 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS Wed, 06 Mar 2019 16:21:00 +0200 513508 1551883413 1551882060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Imperial Logistics to cut deep at SA, European businesses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-logistics-to-cut-deep-at-sa-european-businesses-2019-02-28 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 28 Feb 2019 15:18:00 +0200 512960 1551365031 1551359880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784300_resized_mohammedakoojeeimperiallogistics20181022.jpg Mohammed Akoojee 511 287 Barloworld’s automotive CEO resigns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworlds-automotive-ceo-resigns-2019-02-27 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE/LOGISTICS Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:47:00 +0200 512811 1551275635 1551275220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 US government agency’s backing of Tetra4 takes project ‘to next level’ – Renergen CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-government-agencys-backing-of-tetra4-takes-project-to-next-level-renergen-ceo-2019-02-27 Simone Liedtke ALTERNATIVE FUEL SOURCES Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:18:00 +0200 512795 1551436844 1551269880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nzimande outlines Sanral projects that will benefit from R3.5bn stimulus package https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-outlines-sanral-projects-that-will-benefit-from-r35bn-stimulus-package-2019-02-26 Nadine James ROADS Tue, 26 Feb 2019 16:32:00 +0200 512706 1551215366 1551191520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Super Group reports R1.3bn H1 operating profit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/super-group-reports-r13bn-h1-operating-profit-2019-02-25 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS Mon, 25 Feb 2019 16:16:00 +0200 512582 1551104246 1551104160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IBM moves to support blockchain-based industrial supply chain solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ibm-in-broad-partnership-to-develop-supply-chain-blockchain-2019-02-22 Schalk Burger BLOCKCHAIN Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511362 1550561193 1550786400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780716_resized_ibmsablockchainseniorarchitectgerharddinhof2191022.jpg GERHARD DINHOF The solutions provide easy access for all parties in the supply chain and instant sharing of verified information 511 287 BBE Group air-cooling consulting crucial to African mining prospects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbe-group-air-cooling-consulting-crucial-to-african-mining-prospects-2019-02-08 Cameron Mackay Logistics Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511017 1551086157 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779982_resized_minecoolingsystem0220191022.jpg TRANSCONTINENTAL AFRICA FOCUS We’re not considering entering the HVAC industry locally we are staying in our market - where people fear to tread 511 287 Barloworld shareholders approve BEE share scheme Khula Sizwe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-shareholders-approve-bee-share-scheme-khula-sizwe-2019-02-15 African News Agency EMPOWERMENT Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:26:00 +0200 511751 1550238888 1550226360 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Luxembourg Protocol can save South Africa billions – Rail Working Group https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/luxembourg-protocol-can-save-south-africa-billions-rail-working-group-2019-02-14 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:21:00 +0200 511645 1550152406 1550150460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 KAP grows interim revenue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kap-grows-interim-revenue-2019-02-12 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL RESULTS Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:12:00 +0200 511373 1549981501 1549980720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Software adds value to automotive manufacturer supply chain https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-adds-value-to-automotive-manufacturer-supply-chain-2019-02-08 Thabi Madiba Logistics Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509060 1549346906 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776515_resized_automotiveindustryincentivelocalnaacambloomberg1022.jpg ON DUTY An employee holds a metal casing for an automotive steering system 511 287 Collaboration to ensure better understanding of emission standards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collaboration-between-lubricant-company-and-oems-to-better-understand-standards-set-out-by-manufacturers-2019-01-24 Mc'Kyla Nortje Logistics Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509616 1549346908 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776941_resized_oilshelllubricants0120191022.jpg FUEL ECONOMY The field trials showed that lubricant selection had a significant impact on fuel economy in real-world driving conditions. 511 287 OneLogix to broaden logistics footprint in R280m Umlaas project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/onelogix-to-broaden-logistics-footprint-in-r280m-umlaas-project-2019-02-07 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:58:00 +0200 510905 1549963647 1549544280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779742_resized_onelogixumlaaslogisticshub6automotive1022megan.jpg The Umlaas hub 511 287 Imperial Logistics expects to meet H1 guidance https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-logistics-expects-to-meet-h1-guidance-2019-02-05 Tasneem Bulbulia LOGISTICS Tue, 05 Feb 2019 15:58:00 +0200 510640 1549375139 1549375080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Department sets height restrictions on high cube containers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-cube-containers-height-restrictions-2019-01-17 Mc'Kyla Nortje Logistics Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508880 1548749390 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775371_resized_materialshighcubecontainers0120191022.jpg HEIGHT LIMITS Standard containers reaching an overall height of 4.3 m, would not be permitted to transport a high cube container 511 287 Company enjoys sweet success with premium chocolate contract https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/logistics-company-enjoys-sweet-success-with-premium-chocolate-contract-2019-01-18 Mc'Kyla Nortje Logistics Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508947 1548749391 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775572_resized_materialslindtpartnershipwithimperial0120191022.jpg PARTNERSHIP Lindt seven year contract with Imperial Logistics’ still going strong 511 287 Buses using natural gas to curb fuel costs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/buses-using-natural-gas-to-curb-fuel-costs-2019-02-01 Halima Frost Logistics Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508831 1548749389 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775098_resized_gascng02191022.jpg GAS, NATURALLY Natural gas had been selected as a fuel of choice for global bus companies 511 287 Industrial firms moving to integrate artificial intelligence with ERP systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-agility-boosted-with-ai-iot-erp-systems-2019-02-01 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509301 1548749395 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776259_resized_sysproafricaproductmanagerdeidrefreyer06181022.jpg DEIRDRE FRYER ERP systems fed with unstructured data from connected devices provide a more accurate overview of businesses 511 287 ‘Scale’ matters in South Africa’s logistics game https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scale-matters-in-s-africas-logistics-game-2019-01-17 Mc'Kyla Nortje Logistics Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508869 1548749389 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775397_resized_materialsbidvestlogistics012019.jpg COMFORT Some of the new vehicles include ergonomically designed trucks to ensure the driver’s comfort 511 340 New Imperial CEO to take over from Swanepoel in February https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-imperial-ceo-to-take-over-from-swanepoel-in-february-2019-01-23 Simone Liedtke NEW APPOINTMENTS Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:31:00 +0200 509402 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