Engineering News | Manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/manufacturing-sector Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:59:57 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Digital initiatives could unlock trillions in value for SA, research shows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-initiatives-can-unlock-value-for-south-africa-accenture-2019-04-19 Schalk Burger Digital Economy Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516486 1555051260 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792161_resized_accentureceovukanimngxati2191022.jpg VUKANI MNGXATI Unlocking the value from digital transformation within the economy will require efforts by the public and private sectors 511 287 Steel demand growth rates to moderate in line with slowing global economic growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/-steel-demand-growth-rates-to-moderate-in-line-with-slowing-global-economic-growth-2019-04-16 Nadine James STEEL Tue, 16 Apr 2019 16:23:00 +0200 517411 1555573722 1555424580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Israeli researchers print 3D heart using patient's own cells https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/israeli-researchers-print-3d-heart-using-patients-own-cells-2019-04-15 Bloomberg MEDICAL Mon, 15 Apr 2019 15:25:00 +0200 517274 1555336579 1555334700 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Africa cooperation pacts key to new-vehicle manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-cooperation-pacts-key-to-new-vehicle-manufacturing-2019-03-27 Cameron Mackay Automotive Assembly in Africa Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515439 1554473947 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789719_resized_automotive032019creamermedia1022.jpg NEW-VEHICLE AMBITIONS Despite the presence of small assembly operations, the sub-Saharan African market is dominated by second-hand vehicle imports, with few new vehicles being sold 511 287 Denel to stop manufacturing parts for Airbus A400M aircraft https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-to-stop-manufacturing-parts-for-airbus-a400m-aircraft-2019-04-12 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515855 1554473952 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Long-running trade dispute between aerospace giants ends with victory for Airbus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long-running-airbusboeing-trade-dispute-ends-with-victory-for-airbus-2019-04-12 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515900 1554473952 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Seifsa ‘disappointed’ by slower Feb manufacturing output growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-disappointed-by-slower-feb-manufacturing-output-growth-2019-04-11 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Thu, 11 Apr 2019 16:05:00 +0200 517058 1554993449 1554991500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793353_resized_michaelade2seifsa1218dylan1022.jpg Seifsa economist Michael Ade 511 287 Manufacturing Indaba to focus on negative effects of power outages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-indaba-to-focus-on-negative-effects-of-power-outages-2019-04-11 African News Agency MANUFACTURING Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:40:00 +0200 516981 1554976523 1554975600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Davies to launch Ekandustria industrial park Phase 1 revitalisation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-to-launch-ekandustria-industrial-park-phase-1-revitalisation-2019-04-10 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Wed, 10 Apr 2019 16:26:00 +0200 516885 1554906606 1554906360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792931_resized_robdavies02duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Three companies join forces to launch EMVAfrica brand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-companies-join-forces-to-launch-emvafrica-brand-2019-04-05 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:22:00 +0200 516451 1554474219 1554474120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 The humble Veldskoen makes its global debut https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-humble-veldskoen-makes-its-global-debut-2019-04-05 Irma Venter LOCAL MANUFACTURE Fri, 05 Apr 2019 11:37:00 +0200 516420 1554476506 1554457020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791918_resized_veldskoen201961022.jpg The Veldskoen comes in a range of colours 511 287 Aerospace Development Corporation affirms its ownership of Ahrlac aircraft design https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-adc-affirms-its-ownership-of-the-ahrlac-military-aircraft-design-2019-04-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace & defence Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515211 1554188460 1554415200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Airbus signs agreement to sell hundreds of airliners to China https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-signs-agreement-to-sell-hundreds-of-airliners-to-china-2019-04-05 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515329 1554188460 1554415200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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 Call made for fundamental changes to way societies manage chemicals https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/development-chemistry-2019-04-05 Schalk Burger CHEMICALS & DEVELOPMENT Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515317 1554194021 1554415200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790894_resized_positive.jpg 511 287 Digital initiatives can unlock value for South Africa – Accenture https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-initiatives-can-unlock-value-for-south-africa-accenture-2019-04-04 Schalk Burger DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION Thu, 04 Apr 2019 16:09:00 +0200 516326 1554387251 1554386940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DTI to host intellectual property, technology commercialisation colloquium https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-to-host-intellectual-property-technology-commercialisation-colloquium-2019-04-03 Simone Liedtke INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY Wed, 03 Apr 2019 12:24:00 +0200 516114 1554288150 1554287040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Denel to end manufacture of parts for Airbus A400M aircraft https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-to-end-manufacture-of-parts-for-airbus-a400m-aircraft-2019-04-01 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Mon, 01 Apr 2019 10:37:00 +0200 515819 1554127595 1554107820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790596_resized_a400m261310221.jpg An A400M takes off from an unpaved airstrip 511 287 Company provides solutions to enhance production in sugar sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-provides-solutions-to-enhance-production-in-sugar-sector-2019-03-13 Khutso Maphatsoe Manufacturing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514187 1553523591 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787234_resized_sugargrowersbmgtimkenquickflex0320191022.jpg HEAVY DUTY COUPLINGS The Timken Quick-Flex and Vulkan GBN heavy industrial couplings are designed for efficient performance, low maintenance and extended service life 511 287 Vibrating equipment ensures effective sugar processing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vibrating-equipment-ensures-effective-sugar-processing-2019-03-15 Khutso Maphatsoe Manufacturing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514387 1553523592 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787597_resized_sugargrowersfeaturepieteruysvipro3020191022.jpg PIETER UYS The vibrating equipment is made out of stainless steel, which decreases the chances of the sugar being contaminated 511 287 Egypt seeking to increase trade and investment ties with South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-giving-great-importance-to-south-africa-seeking-increased-trade-and-investment-2019-03-29 Rebecca Campbell Trade & Investment – 1 Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514547 1553523596 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Big business aims to ‘scale up’ ten black firms to R500m-plus enterprises in five years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/big-business-aims-to-scale-up-ten-black-firms-to-r500m-plus-enterprises-in-five-years-2019-03-28 Terence Creamer BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Thu, 28 Mar 2019 16:00:00 +0200 515600 1553930447 1553781600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790066_resized_adriangorediscovery03191022dylan.jpg Discovery CEO Adrian Gore 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77889_2019-03-28_gore_cyril_-_3.mp440231977Discovery CEO Adrian Gore and President Cyril Ramaphosa speak about the CEO Circle's plan to accelerate the growth of ten established black-owned companies into enterprises with yearly revenues of more than R500-million. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 28.3.2019 Discovery CEO Adrian Gore and President Cyril Ramaphosa speak about the CEO Circle's plan to accelerate the growth of ten established black-owned companies into enterprises with yearly revenues of more than R500-million. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 28.3.2019 Thesele enters water infrastructure industry through Talbot & Talbot acquisition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thesele-enters-water-infrastructure-industry-through-talbot-talbot-acquisition-2019-03-28 Simone Liedtke WATER Thu, 28 Mar 2019 12:29:00 +0200 515541 1553769544 1553768940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cummins consolidates business units at new multimillion-rand premises https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cummins-consolidates-business-units-at-new-multimillion-rand-premises-2019-03-27 Tasneem Bulbulia MANUFACTURING Wed, 27 Mar 2019 15:57:00 +0200 515442 1553698488 1553695020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789725_resized_cumminspowerhubpremises0319dylan1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77855_2019-03-27_cummins.mp436993958Cummins Southern Africa MD Racheal Njoroge gives an overview of Cummins' new premises in the Waterfall Logistics Precinct. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Cummins Southern Africa MD Racheal Njoroge gives an overview of Cummins' new premises in the Waterfall Logistics Precinct. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Rhodes’ regional growth continues despite consumer slowdown https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rhodes-regional-growth-continues-despite-consumer-slowdown-2019-03-27 Nadine James FOOD & BEVERAGE Wed, 27 Mar 2019 12:58:00 +0200 515389 1553688407 1553684280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Traxtion unveils new facility to provide locomotive rebuild, overhaul services for Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/traxtion-unveils-new-facility-to-provide-locomotive-rebuild-overhaul-services-for-africa-2019-03-26 Simone Liedtke RAIL Tue, 26 Mar 2019 16:09:00 +0200 515277 1553673988 1553609340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789368_resized_traxtion0319dylan1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77838_2019-03-26_traxtion.mp437739427Taxtion CEO James Holley speaks to Engineering News Online about the launch of Traxtion's refurbishment facility, which will be used to provide locomotive rebuild and overhaul services to customers across the African continent. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Taxtion CEO James Holley speaks to Engineering News Online about the launch of Traxtion's refurbishment facility, which will be used to provide locomotive rebuild and overhaul services to customers across the African continent. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Local company ADC stresses it, not Paramount, owns the Ahrlac military aircraft design https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-adc-stresses-it-not-paramount-owns-the-ahrlac-military-aircraft-design-2019-03-26 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:27:00 +0200 515162 1553586645 1553585220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789150_resized_ahrlacassemblyadc1022.jpg An Ahrlac aircraft under assembly 511 287 Numsa members embark on strike at BMW’s Rosslyn plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-members-embark-on-strike-at-bmws-rosslyn-plant-2019-03-25 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:34:00 +0200 515143 1553524517 1553524440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SAB to expand water-saving collaborations to more municipalities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sab-to-expand-water-saving-collaborations-to-more-municipalities-2019-03-22 Nadine James WATER Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:41:00 +0200 515004 1553259269 1553258460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Dube TradePort set for R18bn expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dube-tradeport-set-for-r18bn-expansion-2019-03-22 Nadine James TRADE Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:30:00 +0200 514975 1553251952 1553250600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Growth strategy prompts innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-strategy-prompts-innovation-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513487 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785408_resized_capitalequipmentinconstructiontesmec2203191022.jpg GOING GLOCAL Tesmec seeks to expand local presence in the most strategic areas of the world 511 287 Denel seeking contingency funding as it outlines turnaround strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-seeking-contingency-funding-but-confident-about-future-despite-ratings-downgrade-2019-03-22 Rebecca Campbell Defence Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513918 1552893813 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Davies hails Hisense’s R72m investment in Atlantis factory expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-hails-hisenses-r72m-investment-in-atlantis-factory-expansion-2019-03-19 Tasneem Bulbulia MANUFACTURING Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:40:00 +0200 514733 1553006813 1553006400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Public-Private Growth Initiative identifies 18 ‘priority projects’ to unlock growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-private-growth-initiative-identifies-18-priority-projects-to-unlock-growth-2019-03-18 Terence Creamer INVESTMENT Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:00:00 +0200 514584 1552917159 1552914000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788019_resized_nkosazanadlaminizumaspeakingjohanvanzylmpumimpofuroelfmeyer1022.jpeg Minister in The Presidency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma speaks, while Dr Johan van Zyl, Mpumi Mpofu and Roelf Meyer listen 511 287 Manufacturing output up 0.3% y/y in January https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-output-up-03-yy-in-january-2019-03-14 Reuters MANUFACTURING Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:34:00 +0200 514300 1552574949 1552566840 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 BMG procures foundry to enhance its services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-procures-foundry-to-enhance-its-service-offerings-2019-02-21 Mc'Kyla Nortje Manufacturing Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512321 1551767074 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782882_resized_bmgfoundriesandcastings022019102.jpg SERVICE OFFERING The acquisition will enhance the company’s service offering and broadens BMG’s product range 511 287 Thos Begbie branches out into Zambia, builds local skills https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thos-begbie-branches-out-into-zambia-builds-local-skills-2019-02-20 Mc'Kyla Nortje Manufacturing Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512082 1551767074 1551996000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782366_resized_thosbegbiecastinginprogress0220191022.jpg INTERNATIONAL STAGE Thos Begbie exhibiting at an international trade means exposure for South Africa and strengthens international trade relations 511 287