Engineering News | Manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/manufacturing-2 Thu, 18 Jul 2019 17:50:15 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Indaba to foster African trade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indaba-to-foster-trade-between-african-countries-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521500 1560239897 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802539_resized_manufacturingindabapreview02siyenza1406191022.jpg CROSSBORDER TRADE The Manufacturing Indaba will create a space for increased trade with neighbouring countries and facilitate deal-flow 511 287 Programme to revive local foundries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revival-of-local-foundries-sector-in-motion-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521126 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802502_resized_southafricanfoundriesbloomberg1022.jpg RELEVANCE The NFTN facilitates the relevant skills and training projects to transfer knowledge in line with its skills development programme 511 287 NCPC-SA to drive resource efficiency in manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/programme-to-drive-local-resource-efficiency-in-manufacturing-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521131 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802473_resized_ncpcwatermanagement022017jpg1022.jpg GREEN ECONOMY The manufacturing sector has not been growing because of its mounting challenges 511 287 Companies collaborate for competition at Manufacturing Indaba https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-collaborate-for-competition-at-manufacturing-indaba-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521474 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802526_resized_philipparodseth10517duane1022.jpg PHILIPPA RODSETH The Manufacturing Circle will play a fundamental role in coordinating the agenda of the industry 511 287 DTI forges ahead with product standardisation task https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-forges-ahead-with-product-standardisation-task-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521475 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802466_resized_manufacturingindabapreview01siyenza1406191022.jpg INDUSTRY GROWTH The DTI looks forward to exchanging lessons and experiences to unpack challenges and identify solutions for growth across the manufacturing sector 511 287 Industry 4.0 presents transformation for African manufacturing sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-impact-of-industry-40-on-africas-manufacturing-sector-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521529 1560239897 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802577_resized_manufacturingindabapreview03siyenza1406191022.jpg CAPITAL IMPACT The ultimate concern is how African manufacturers can capitalise on Industry 4.0 while simultaneously mitigating the accompanying risks 511 287 Atlas Copco https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atlas-copco-2019-06-14 Yolande Botes Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522402 1560242665 1560463200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804461_resized_achousebillboardfinaloption1022.jpg 511 287 Reliable Transformers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reliable-transformers-2019-05-17 Creamer Media Reporter Manufacturing Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519384 1560250283 1560463200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798481_resized_file41022.jpg 511 287 Indaba will create intra-Africa trade opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indaba-will-create-intra-africa-trade-opportunities-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487380 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727934_resized_manufacturingindaba06181022.jpg EXPANDING EXHIBITION Siyenza Management aims to expand the Manufacturing Indaba – the larger the event, the more companies to engage with and to explore added business opportunities 511 287 AI can optimise manufacturing processes; awareness needed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ai-can-optimise-manufacturing-processes-awareness-needed-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487543 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728246_resized_franscronje0106181022.jpg FRANS CRONJE Artificial intelligence should be seen as a tool for taking skills, knowledge and experience, and sharing it among new workers entering the world of employment 511 287 Company can save manufacturers years in R&D https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ar-can-save-manufacturers-years-in-research-and-development-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487517 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728195_resized_dereshinpillay06181022.jpg DERESHIN PILLAY AR can also save manufacturing companies money spent on building, testing, rebuilding and retesting prototypes 511 287 Balance between mechanisation, job creation must be maintained https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/balance-between-mechanisation-job-creation-must-be-maintained-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487435 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728028_resized_labourrelations06181022.jpg LABOUR RELATIONS The manufacturing industry is labour intensive – it employs almost two-million people locally and sound labour relations, as well as policies, are crucial in this industry 511 287 Companies moving towards emerging technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-moving-towards-emerging-technologies-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487381 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727942_resized_deidrefreyer06181022.jpg DEIRDRE FRYER Using the most suitable technology in the right areas can give rise to large cost reductions for businesses 511 287 Effective control of substance abuse in industry crucial https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/effective-control-of-substance-abuse-in-industry-crucial-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487431 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728021_resized_rhysevans06181022.jpg RHYS EVANS Using Alco-Safe’s solutions, some of our clients have shown a 60% reduction in substance abuse in their companies 511 287 Industry pursuing better management of energy use https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-pursuing-better-management-of-energy-use-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487515 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728188_resized_yolandadelange06181022.jpg YOLANDA DE LANGE The Energy Training Foundation is looking forward to expanding further into West Africa 511 287 Local manufacturing crucial for economic growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturing-crucial-for-economic-growth-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487369 1528177095 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727930_resized_kriskibble06181022.jpg KRIS KIBBLE IRP Engineering Plastics places a large focus on local manufacture and it is an issue that we as a company constantly reiterate to our market 511 287 S Africa must maintain cost-competitive sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-must-maintain-cost-competitive-sector-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487425 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728001_resized_latestsoftware06181022.jpg LATEST TECHNOLOGY Weba Chute Systems uses the latest techniques and technologies to ensure optimum accuracy during the design and engineering phases, which also facilitate improved efficiencies 511 287 Zest to enter renewables market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-equipment-manufacturer-zest-to-enter-renewables-industry-2018-05-25 Shannon de Ryhove Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487750 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 The fourth industrial revolution, an African perspective https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-fourth-industrial-revolution-an-african-perspective-2018-06-08 Creamer Media Reporter Manufacturing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488708 1528190280 1528408800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730908_resized_2012057113s231022.jpg 511 287 Initiative addresses barriers to expand aerospace manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/initiative-addresses-barriers-to-expand-aerospace-manufacturing-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454720 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655022_resized_toinfinitycumulusa330a350xwba380airtoair21022.jpg TO INFINITY European aircraft manufacturer Airbus plays an important role in the world’s aerospace manufacturing industry 511 287 Revolution draws mixed reaction from industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revolution-creates-mixed-reaction-from-industry-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454668 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654917_resized_manualsacrificebloomberg20171022.jpg MANUAL SACRIFICE The fourth industrial revolution will disrupt labour practices in the manufacturing industry 511 287 Indaba to focus on emerging sector developments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indaba-to-focus-on-emerging-sector-developments-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454658 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654929_resized_robdaviesbrucestorng2015manufacturingindaba1022.jpg DEBATE FOR CHANGE Department of Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies and paper and plastic packaging business Mpact Limited CEO Bruce Strong participate in a panel discussion at the Manufacturing Indaba 511 287 Innovative software ensures security in manufacturing automation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-software-ensures-security-in-manufacturing-automation-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454823 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655260_resized_cloudninedanielackerbloomberg20121022.jpg CLOUD NINE Cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) will ensure efficiency, reliability, cost benefits and security in automated manufacturing 511 287 R&D incentives pivotal for sector growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rd-incentives-pivotal-for-sector-growth-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454548 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654625_resized_duanenewmanpaulojorgephotographycumulus20151022.jpg DUANE NEWMAN Cova Advisory joint managing director and co-founder is a respected sustainability strategy and business consultant, with an expertise in grants, incentives and tax in the green economy 511 287 Advanced tech key to unlocking future competitiveness https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/advanced-tech-key-to-unlocking-future-competitiveness-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454808 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655235_resized_mikevincentdeloittedateunknown1022.jpg MIKE VINCENT The Deloitte 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index is essential to fostering competitiveness in manufacturing, a factor essential in ensuring growth in the industry 511 287 Companies join forces to support local manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-join-forces-to-support-local-manufacturing-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454724 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655047_resized_rheinmetalljocheneckelbloomberg20051022.jpg RHEINMETALL The international group is one of the companies collaborating with the CSIR to strengthen South Africa’s manufacturing industry 511 287 Data is the new currency in manufacturing sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-is-the-new-currency-in-manufacturing-sector-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454873 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655404_resized_automatedmanufacturingkrisztianbocsibloomberg20171022.jpg AUTOMATED MANUFACTURING Cognitive technology is advancing, especially in the automotive manufacturing sector 511 287 Expansion ensures greater manufacturing capability for Hydra-Arc https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expansion-ensures-greater-manufacturing-capability-for-hydra-arc-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454803 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655226_resized_beaconofhopecomanywebsitedateunknown1022.jpg BEACON OF HOPE Mshiniwami trainees do practical training by assisting with the less complex welds on Hydra- Arc’s water tank projects, helping water-scarce rural communities 511 287 Indaba critical for policy engagement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indaba-critical-for-policy-engagement-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454521 1498202407 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654510_resized_conversationstarter2016manufacturingindaba1022.jpg CONVERSATION STARTER The fourth annual Manufacturing Indaba is an important platform for debate and discussion to grow South Africa’s manufacturing industry 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/69320_2017-06-09_cova_-_lio-hd_web.mp414215405 Cova Advisory joint MD Duane Newman discuss why the Manufacturing Indaba is important for the manufacturing industry. Video Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Cova Advisory joint MD Duane Newman discuss why the Manufacturing Indaba is important for the manufacturing industry. Video Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Lighting solutions company adapts to changing technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lighting-solutions-company-adapts-to-changing-technology-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Manufacturing Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454794 1511776008 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655210_resized_highmastlightingbekaschreder20161022.jpg Caption: HIGHMAST LIGHTING Beka Schrèder completed a highmast lighting project on the N3 national route connecting Johannesburg and Durban 511 287 Prioritise labour-intensive industries – EU Chamber https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prioritise-labour-intensive-industries-eu-chamber-2016-06-17 Nadine James Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414923 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554854_resized_2415096741022.jpeg DRIVING GROWTH? Industry stakeholders call for greater public-private engagement and warn against prioritizing high-end high-precision industries 511 287 Category supply contracts cannot adequately manage indirect costs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/category-supply-contracts-cannot-adequately-manage-indirect-costs-2016-06-17 Nadine James Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414864 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554520_resized_brianandrewrscomponents1022.jpeg BRIAN ANDREW The RS Components GM says sufficient price data could save as much as 35% of the total MRO procurement costs 511 287 Manufacturing Indaba continues to deliver despite economic climate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-indaba-continues-to-deliver-despite-economic-climate-2016-06-17 Nadine James Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414847 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554469_resized_robdaviesbrucestorng2015manufacturingindaba1022.jpeg ROB DAVIES AND BRUCE STRONG The Trade and Industry Minster Rob Davies will be addressing a press conference on day one of the Manufacturing Indaba 511 287 Piping fabricators assist in Sasol projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/piping-fabricators-assist-in-sasol-projects-2016-06-17 Nadine James Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414853 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554500_resized_sky1022.jpeg D DAY Hydra Arc delivered preassembled plant modules to Sasol’s Secunda complex for the Coal Tar Filtration East project 511 287 Internet of Things impacts on manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/internet-of-things-impacts-on-manufacturing-2016-06-17 Nadine James Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414878 1465812925 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554724_resized_kevindherman21022.jpeg KEVIN DHERMAN SYSPRO's chief innovation officer says the Internet of Things is causing a shift in manufacturing 511 287 Aerosud Aviation exceeds growth objectives https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerosud-aviation-exceeds-growth-objectives-2016-06-17 Creamer Media Reporter Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 416234 1465820081 1466114400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000558289_resized_dsc07331022jpg.jpeg 511 287 Metals fabricator hosts industry stakeholders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metals-fabricator-hosts-industry-stakeholders-2016-06-17 Nadine James Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 415016 1466167760 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000555019_resized_andrevisserfactoryfloorpaarlfabrinox1022.jpeg ANDRE VISSER The Fabrinox MD believes companies should form partnerships with associations and industry bodies as this ensures they are aware of advances and opportunities 511 287 Cooler upgrade enhances production capacity and reliability https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooler-upgrade-enhances-production-capacity-and-reliability-2016-06-17 Nadine James Manufacturing Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414926 1466167818 1466114400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554857_resized_2386160521022.jpeg QUALITY IS KEY PPC introduced revamped quality control and quality assurance systems as part of its commitment to continuous improvement 511 287