Engineering News | Manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/manufacturing-sector Thu, 21 Oct 2021 00:20:14 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Digital skills required to overcome Covid-19 trade impasse https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-skills-required-to-overcome-covid-19-trade-impasse-2021-10-20 Donna Slater TRADE Wed, 20 Oct 2021 16:19:00 +0200 598481 1634740561 1634739540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 R1.5bn allocated to assist businesses affected by July civil unrest https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r15bn-allocated-to-assist-businesses-affected-by-july-civil-unrest-2021-10-20 Donna Slater FINANCIAL Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:51:00 +0200 598439 1634732874 1634730660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa’s electricity woes continue to place manufacturing at risk https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-electricity-woes-continue-to-place-manufacturing-at-risk-2021-10-19 Terence Creamer MANUFACTURING & ELECTRICITY Tue, 19 Oct 2021 13:55:00 +0200 598315 1634658101 1634644500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000968370_resized_portelizabethcoegadebisapowerlines110221114duane.jpeg 511 287 Tiger Brands’ A2X listing approved, trading to commence on October 26 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tiger-brands-a2x-listing-approved-trading-to-commence-on-october-26-2021-10-19 Donna Slater TRADE Tue, 19 Oct 2021 11:50:00 +0200 598300 1634637814 1634637000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IDC's approval of R1bn post-riot business recovery funding to sustain 22 493 jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/idcs-approval-of-r1bn-post-riot-business-recovery-funding-to-sustain-22-493-jobs-2021-10-18 Schalk Burger ECONOMY Mon, 18 Oct 2021 10:45:00 +0200 598181 1634550576 1634546700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Govt speeding up plans to designate Sedibeng as SEZ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-speeding-up-plans-to-designate-sedibeng-as-sez-2021-10-15 Tasneem Bulbulia SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES Fri, 15 Oct 2021 16:31:00 +0200 598120 1634309641 1634308260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Seifsa tables final three-year above-inflation wage offer in an effort to end strike https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-tables-final-three-year-above-inflation-wage-offer-in-an-effort-to-end-strike-2021-10-15 Schalk Burger METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 15 Oct 2021 14:09:00 +0200 598098 1634307426 1634299740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967972_resized_numsametalsengineeringstrike1022.jpg 511 287 SABS launches local content verification scheme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-launches-local-content-verification-scheme-2021-10-15 Donna Slater LOCAL MANUFACTURING Fri, 15 Oct 2021 11:52:00 +0200 598085 1634292333 1634291520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tshwane Automotive SEZ setting a precedent for speedy development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tshwane-automotive-sez-setting-a-precedent-for-speedy-development-2021-10-15 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY Fri, 15 Oct 2021 10:15:00 +0200 598069 1634291075 1634285700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967925_resized_tasezsilverton102021marleny1022.jpg Tshwane Automotive Special Economic Zone construction in progress 511 287 Biogas engines supplied to ethanol producer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biogas-engines-supplied-to-ethanol-producer-2021-10-15 Halima Frost Manufacturing Fri, 15 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 596587 1634121769 1634248800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965093_resized_gastopowerclarkepowerethanolplant1021.jpg IN THE MIX The use of biogas engines at an Ethanol distiller in Malawi will offer energy, heating and a lower footprint 511 275 Fastening systems used at solar plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fastening-systems-used-at-solar-plants-2021-10-15 Khutso Maphatsoe Manufacturing Fri, 15 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 596695 1634122678 1634248800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965394_resized_fastenersactum202110151022.jpg DIFFERENT OPTIONS The cable ties are designed and manufactured to withstand the most challenging of environments 511 287 Vaal SEZ to become South Africa’s ‘pre-eminent hub for the hydrogen economy’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vaal-sez-to-become-south-africas-pre-eminent-hub-for-the-hydrogen-economy-2021-10-14 Simone Liedtke HYDROGEN / INDUSTRIALISATION Thu, 14 Oct 2021 15:48:00 +0200 598017 1634220719 1634219280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company establishes green rare earth fluoride manufacturing plant based on Necsa intellectual ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-establishes-green-rare-earth-fluoride-manufacturing-plant-based-on-necsa-intellectual-property-2021-10-14 Donna Slater RARE EARTH ELEMENTS Thu, 14 Oct 2021 11:42:00 +0200 597947 1634224341 1634204520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967650_resized_rareearthrefinersnecsatechnologybasedbeneficiationplant10211022.jpg The rare earth fluoride production machine based on intellectual property developed by the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation 511 287 Numsa rejects new wage offer, engineering strike continues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-rejects-new-wage-offer-engineering-strike-continues-2021-10-14 Reuters METALS & ENGINEERING Thu, 14 Oct 2021 09:56:00 +0200 597910 1634240715 1634198160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967576_resized_numsametalsengineeringstrike1022.jpg 511 287 Manufacturing sector struggling to recover to pre-pandemic output levels https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-sector-struggling-to-recover-to-pre-pandemic-output-levels-2021-10-12 Tasneem Bulbulia MANUFACTURING Tue, 12 Oct 2021 16:53:00 +0200 597728 1634050969 1634050380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Steel strike could lead to job cuts https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-steel-strike-could-lead-to-job-cuts-2021-10-12 Bloomberg METALS & ENGINEERING Tue, 12 Oct 2021 16:47:00 +0200 597726 1634053217 1634050020 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967334_resized_numsametalsengineeringstrike1022.jpg 511 287 Electrolux SA advances renewable energy journey https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrolux-sa-advances-renewable-energy-journey-2021-10-12 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY / SOLAR / MANUFACTURING Tue, 12 Oct 2021 14:10:00 +0200 597689 1634042514 1634040600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967283_resized_electroluxsouthafrica102021.jpg 511 383 85% of industrial businesses to increase digital investments - Aveva https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/85-of-industrial-businesses-to-increase-digital-investments---aveva-2021-10-12 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY Tue, 12 Oct 2021 06:07:00 +0200 597613 1633982924 1634011620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Companies within their legal right to effect mandatory vaccination https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-within-their-legal-right-to-effect-mandatory-vaccination-2021-10-08 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY/COVID-19 Fri, 08 Oct 2021 16:23:00 +0200 597500 1633704483 1633702980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966989_resized_vaccine1covid19coronavirus1022.jpg Jab in progress 511 287 Numsa considers new offer to end engineering strike https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-considers-new-offer-to-end-engineering-strike-2021-10-08 Reuters METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 08 Oct 2021 14:27:00 +0200 597461 1633707617 1633696020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966882_resized_numsa110220415duane.jpg 511 287 New pumps series now available https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-pump-series-now-available-2021-09-22 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Manufacturing Fri, 08 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595969 1633354486 1633644000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000963919_resized_enpumpsatlascopcowedas1020211022.jpg NEW AND IMPROVED The WEDA L slurry pumps, WEDA D drainage pumps and WEDA S sludge pumps feature flow rates of up to 16 500 ℓ/min 511 287 Load-shedding hinders holistic growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/load-shedding-hinders-holistic-growth-2021-09-23 Nadine Ramdass Manufacturing Fri, 08 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 596071 1633511028 1633644000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000964178_resized_bambisanaplasticsfactorybambisana2309211022.jpg BAMBISANA PLASTICS FACTORY Load-shedding is the biggest challenge the company faces 511 287 Machine learning can enhance manufacturing productivity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/machine-learning-can-enhance-manufacturing-productivity-2021-09-22 Nadine Ramdass Manufacturing Fri, 08 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595896 1633511801 1633644000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Moderna plans to spend $500m on vaccine plant in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/moderna-plans-to-spend-500m-on-vaccine-plant-in-africa-2021-10-07 Bloomberg Manufacturing Thu, 07 Oct 2021 14:05:00 +0200 597280 1633614638 1633608300 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966398_resized_vaccinecovid19coronavirusmedicalsyringehealthjohnsonjj120320211022.jpg 511 287 PG Bison's R560m investment in eMkhondo plant to increase capacity by 25% in early 2022 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pg-bisons-r560m-investment-in-emkhondo-plant-to-increase-capacity-by-25-in-early-2022-2021-10-06 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Wed, 06 Oct 2021 16:27:00 +0200 597179 1633532138 1633530420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966235_resized_pgbisonemkhondoplantconstruction10211022.jpg PG Bison's eMkhondo factory, in Mpumalanga 511 287 Bearings International launches new Rexnord bearing solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bearings-international-launches-new-rexnord-bearing-solution-2021-10-06 Creamer Media Reporter Manufacturing Wed, 06 Oct 2021 11:07:00 +0200 597121 1633514269 1633511220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966134_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86513_2021-10-05_rer618_bearings_international_new1_-_3.mp473070142Bearings International launches new Rexnord bearing solution Bearings International launches new Rexnord bearing solution Messe Frankfurt South Africa appoints Michael Dehn MD https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/messe-frankfurt-south-africa-appoints-michael-dehn-md-2021-10-05 Donna Slater LEADERSHIP Tue, 05 Oct 2021 15:52:00 +0200 597072 1633442405 1633441920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966060_resized_dehn1022.jpg Messe Frankfurt South Africa MD Michael Dehn 511 287 Numsa starts indefinite strike, auto industry fears impact https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-starts-indefinite-strike-auto-industry-fears-impact-2021-10-05-1 Reuters METALS & ENGINEERING Tue, 05 Oct 2021 15:02:00 +0200 597063 1633441839 1633438920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966049_resized_numsametalsengineeringstrike1022.jpg Numsa members have embarked on a strike in the metals and engineering sector 511 287 Numsa members begin metals, engineering sector strike https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-members-begin-metals-engineering-sector-strike-2021-10-05 Bloomberg LABOUR Tue, 05 Oct 2021 11:54:00 +0200 597031 1633427764 1633427640 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Local furnace builder playing its part in global urban mining https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-furnace-builder-playing-its-part-in-global-urban-mining-2021-09-24 Darren Parker Manufacturing Tue, 05 Oct 2021 10:45:00 +0200 594614 1633512696 1633423500 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961234_resized_wasteenthosbegbiehostblock1022.jpg SPECIALISED APPLICATIONS Owing to the complexity of extracting so many different metals, the design of smelters for e-waste processing is more complex than usual 511 287 First Egypt smartphone maker wants to build Africa’s electronics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-egypt-smartphone-maker-wants-to-build-africas-electronics-2021-10-05 Bloomberg MANUFACTURING Tue, 05 Oct 2021 09:26:00 +0200 596988 1633418869 1633418760 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Sakhumnotho partners with start-up to deploy EV technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sakhumnotho-partners-with-start-up-to-deploy-ev-technology-2021-10-04 Simone Liedtke ELECTRIC VEHICLE / CLEAN ENERGY Mon, 04 Oct 2021 15:53:00 +0200 596944 1633356229 1633355580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965793_resized_sakhumnothogroupholdingsinvestingreenenergythrougheverlectric101022.jpg Sakhumnotho Group Holdings invest in green energy through Everlectric 511 287 Clear understanding between govt, business needed to boost economic recovery – Mavuso https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clear-understanding-between-govt-business-needed-to-boost-economic-recovery-mavuso-2021-10-04 Donna Slater ECONOMY Mon, 04 Oct 2021 10:46:00 +0200 596864 1633340247 1633337160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Absa PMI stable at 56.8 points in September https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/absa-pmi-stable-at-568-points-in-september-2021-10-01 Creamer Media Reporter MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Oct 2021 11:10:00 +0200 596732 1633083014 1633079400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Freight costs, semiconductor shortages weigh on global manufacturing recovery https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/freight-costs-semiconductor-shortages-weigh-on-global-manufacturing-recovery-2021-09-30 Creamer Media Reporter MANUFACTURING Thu, 30 Sep 2021 16:57:00 +0200 596659 1633014315 1633013820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Numsa to start metals, engineering sector strike on Oct 5 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-to-start-metals-engineering-sector-strike-on-oct-5-2021-09-30 Creamer Media Reporter METALS & ENGINEERING Thu, 30 Sep 2021 09:09:00 +0200 596517 1632994684 1632985740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global economy to face several headwinds going into second half – Fitch Solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-economy-to-face-several-headwinds-going-into-second-half-fitch-solutions-2021-09-29 Donna Slater ECONOMY Wed, 29 Sep 2021 15:23:00 +0200 596482 1632922245 1632921780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0