Engineering News | Manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/manufacturing-sector Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:01:44 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Cape Town SMME ‘uniquely positioned’ for export-led growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-smme-uniquely-positioned-for-export-led-growth-2019-07-15 Simone Liedtke INVESTMENT Mon, 15 Jul 2019 14:26:00 +0200 525607 1563195070 1563193560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Flexible modular drive system added to range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-adds-flexible-modular-drive-system-to-range-2019-07-01 Cameron Mackay Manufacturing Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524270 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808601_resized_schneiderelectricautomationfair020620191022.jpg DRIVE FOR FLEXIBLE LOADS The APM drive system provides flexibility for end-users in terms of late changes to the load in the design and installation phase of a project 511 287 South Africa's manufacturing, mining subdued as growth burden shifts to central bank https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-manufacturing-up-1-yy-in-may-2019-07-11 Reuters MANUFACTURING Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:01:00 +0200 525363 1562852446 1562850060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 African lender sees factories benefiting most from trade pact https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-lender-sees-factories-benefiting-most-from-trade-pact-2019-07-10 Bloomberg TRADE Wed, 10 Jul 2019 08:42:00 +0200 525111 1562742349 1562740920 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 SABS willing to help municipalities design portable toilet specifications https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-willing-to-help-municipalities-design-portable-toilet-specifications-2019-07-08 Tasneem Bulbulia SANITATION Mon, 08 Jul 2019 17:07:00 +0200 524961 1562652030 1562598420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gauteng leading in South Africa’s response to 4IR https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-leading-in-south-africas-response-to-4ir-2019-07-05 Marleny Arnoldi DIGITAL ECONOMY SUMMIT Fri, 05 Jul 2019 16:36:00 +0200 524844 1562572827 1562337360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809858_resized_gautengpremierdavidmakhura072019dylan1022.jpg Premier David Makhura 511 287 Ramaphosa throws weight behind 4IR as South Africa’s growth accelerator https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-throws-weight-behind-4ir-as-south-africas-growth-accelerator-2019-07-05 Natasha Odendaal DIGITAL ECONOMY SUMMIT Fri, 05 Jul 2019 15:17:00 +0200 524817 1562338523 1562332620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809821_resized_cyrilramaphosa0719dylan1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Aveng sells valve and pump manufacturing subsidiary to reduce debt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aveng-sells-valve-and-pump-manufacturing-subsidiary-to-reduce-debt-2019-07-05 Nadine James MANUFACTURING Fri, 05 Jul 2019 15:13:00 +0200 524815 1562334530 1562332380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ‘Structural disconnect’ to blame for South Africa’s de-industrialisation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/structural-disconnect-to-blame-for-south-africas-de-industrialisation-2019-07-05 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 05 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0200 524665 1562308576 1562306400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809492_resized_martyndavies204151022duane.jpg Deloitte emerging markets and Africa MD Dr Martyn Davies 511 287 John Thompson’s clean air solutions for emission abatement systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/john-thompsons-clean-air-solutions-for-emission-abatement-systems-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524714 1562576625 1562277600 1877896800 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809612_resized_airqualitycontrolmanagementjohnthompsonapccontainerisedbagfilter20507191022.jpg CONTAINERISED FILTERS The new developments have been applied on the structural side and not from a process point as yet 511 287 DTIC gives insight into locally manufactured vehicle parts sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dtic-gives-insight-into-locally-manufactured-vehicle-parts-sector-2019-07-04 Simone Liedtke AUTOMOTIVE COMPONENTS Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:57:00 +0200 524659 1562249027 1562248620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa urged to start integrating carbon neutrality into revamped industrial strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-urged-to-start-integrating-carbon-neutrality-into-revamped-industrial-strategy-2019-07-02 Terence Creamer CARBON NEUTRALITY Tue, 02 Jul 2019 11:25:00 +0200 524389 1562079203 1562059500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808905_resized_conradkassier10222.jpeg UNIDO energy and climate coordinator in South Africa Conrad Kassier 511 287 Manufacturing still under pressure despite rise in Absa PMI to 46.2 in June https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-still-under-pressure-despite-rise-in-absa-pmi-to-462-in-june-2019-07-01 Marleny Arnoldi BUSINESS CONDITIONS Mon, 01 Jul 2019 14:31:00 +0200 524281 1561984363 1561984260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nigeria’s Buhari says made-in-africa key to success of free-trade deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-buhari-says-made-in-africa-key-to-success-of-free-trade-deal-2019-06-28 Bloomberg MANUFACTURING Fri, 28 Jun 2019 12:58:00 +0200 524150 1561719575 1561719480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Factory of the Year recognises world-class excellence in South African manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/factory-of-the-year-recognises-world-class-excellence-in-south-african-manufacturing-2019-06-28 Schalk Burger Manufacturing Fri, 28 Jun 2019 10:59:00 +0200 524123 1561716228 1561712340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808289_resized_atkearneyfactoryoftheyearawards3dprintedtrophies6191022.jpg 3D-printed Factory of the Year trophies 511 287 Hose company supplies sector amid challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hose-company-supplies-mining-sector-amid-various-challenges-2019-06-28 Mamaili Mamaila Manufacturing Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522420 1561444568 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804528_resized_pipestubeshosesastorekeymaksabsfirehoses2806191022.jpg HIGH STANDARDS As more people in the fire industry become aware and educated about local hoses standards and stricter specifications, Astore will continue to see more growth in that regard 511 287 Morocco's Tangier port to become Mediterranean's largest https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/moroccos-tangier-port-to-become-mediterraneans-largest-2019-06-27 Reuters PORTS & SHIPPING Thu, 27 Jun 2019 10:52:00 +0200 523926 1561625722 1561625520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Metal fabrication support programme in next 100 days – Patel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metal-fabrication-support-programme-in-next-100-days-patel-2019-06-27 Martin Creamer SCRAP METAL Thu, 27 Jun 2019 09:39:00 +0200 523906 1561645803 1561621140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807752_resized_ebrahimpateleconomicdevelopment0119dylan1022.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 Education integral to solving manufacturing industry’s skills shortage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-integral-to-solving-manufacturing-industrys-skills-shortage-2019-06-26 Simone Liedtke SKILLS DEVELOPMENT / MANUFACTURING Wed, 26 Jun 2019 16:50:00 +0200 523875 1561561827 1561560600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Atlas Copco South Africa moving with the 4IR times https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atlas-copco-south-africa-moving-with-the-4ir-times-2019-06-26 Marleny Arnoldi INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT Wed, 26 Jun 2019 16:41:00 +0200 523873 1561560293 1561560060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807687_resized_atlascopcocompressorjetpark06191022dylan.jpg Atlas Copco compressor 511 287 4IR becoming integral to African countries’ competitiveness strategies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4ir-becoming-integral-to-african-countries-competitiveness-strategies-2019-06-26 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Wed, 26 Jun 2019 09:38:00 +0200 523792 1561965202 1561534680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807508_resized_rudeonsnellsap0619dylan1022.jpg Rudeon Snell 511 287 AfCFTA, collaboration key to increasing trade in Africa – panel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afcfta-collaboration-key-to-increasing-trade-in-africa-panel-2019-06-25 Simone Liedtke TRADE/MANUFACTURING Tue, 25 Jun 2019 16:27:00 +0200 523749 1561474852 1561472820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807427_resized_jeankamau0619dylan1022.jpg Kenyan Ambassador to South Africa Jean Kamau 511 287 Company supplies tech for local brick factory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/german-company-supplies-technology-for-local-brick-factory-2019-06-05 Mc'Kyla Nortje Manufacturing Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521951 1562748000 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Nigeria to consider its industries in Africa free trade zone decision https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-to-consider-its-industries-in-africa-free-trade-zone-decision-2019-06-20 Reuters TRADE Thu, 20 Jun 2019 11:50:00 +0200 523231 1561024355 1561024200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South Africa not the gateway to Africa, warns research house https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-not-the-gateway-to-africa-warns-research-house-2019-06-18 Irma Venter TRADE Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:50:00 +0200 522978 1560870625 1560851400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805747_resized_portofdurban1022.jpg 511 287 Airbus signs amended contract with launch customers for A400M airlifter https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-signs-amended-contract-with-launch-customers-for-a400m-airlifter-2019-06-14 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace and Defence Fri, 14 Jun 2019 11:56:00 +0200 522845 1560507235 1560506160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805469_resized_a400m261310222.jpg An Airbus A400M 511 287 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 Approach, not technology, key to success in advanced manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/approach-not-technology-the-foundation-of-advanced-manufacturing-2019-06-14 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521864 1560239902 1560463200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803229_resized_aerospaceaviationmachiningcapabilitydaliff1022.jpg LOCAL YET GLOBAL Real-time analysis of operating data will provide information for where future improvements are required 511 287 Collaboration seen as key to unlocking South Africa’s industrial potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sleeping-giant-2019-06-14 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521726 1560241824 1560463200 99999999999 Terence Creamer 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804440_resized_sleeping.jpg 511 287 Jobs potential seen in aerospace manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/90-of-new-advanced-manufacturing-jobs-can-be-previously-disadvantaged-people-2019-06-14 Schalk Burger Branded profile - Camasa Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520924 1560500784 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801310_resized_aerosudsouthafricamdjohansteyn1022.jpg JOHAN STEYN Adherence to international quality, safety, design and manufacturing standards will lead to qualification and certification as part of international supply chains 511 287 Aviation manufacturing can be showcase for industrial stimulation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-aviation-manufacturing-can-be-showcase-for-industrial-stimulation-2019-06-14 Schalk Burger Branded profile - Camasa Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520918 1560500855 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802665_resized_johansteyn1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78527_2019-05-29_camasa1_johan_-_2.mp411438742Camasa co-chair Johan Steyn discusses the proposed industrial stimulation plan. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Camasa co-chair Johan Steyn discusses the proposed industrial stimulation plan. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Industrial development funding mix can improve success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-development-funding-mix-can-improve-success-2019-06-14 Schalk Burger Branded profile - Camasa Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520913 1561035005 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802668_resized_thembaseptember1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78528_2019-05-29_camasa2_themba_-_2.mp414378121Camasa co-chair Themba September discusses certification and regulation in the aerospace industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Camasa co-chair Themba September discusses certification and regulation in the aerospace industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling.