Engineering News | Materials Handling https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/materials-handling-transport Wed, 26 Jun 2019 16:50:24 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company develops new concrete curing blanket https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-curing-blanket-for-concrete-developed-2019-05-22 Cameron Mackay Materials Handling Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520537 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Concrete knowledge crucial to produce sustainable concrete structures https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concrete-knowledge-crucial-to-produce-sustainable-concrete-structures-2019-05-22 Cameron Mackay Materials Handling Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520538 1559824824 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800405_resized_concreteinstitute1022.jpg VITAL PRECEDENCE Building is built on precedence. One doesn’t change concrete technology quickly, it takes a long time for new technology to be implemented 511 287 The Concrete Institute highlights composite road benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-concrete-institute-highlights-composite-road-benefits-2019-05-23 Cameron Mackay Materials Handling Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520617 1559824947 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800589_resized_concretebryanperriemdconcreteinstititute1022.jpg BRYAN PERRIE South African roads are predominantly asphalt, and The Concrete Institute has been trying to make inroads for the use of concrete for roads 511 287 Solutions provider releases new admixture for variable aggregates https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mapei-releases-new-admixture-for-variable-aggregates-2019-05-24 Cameron Mackay Materials Handling Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520822 1559824987 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801078_resized_crushingmilingscreeningmccloskeyj45raggregaterightsideviewworking0920171022.jpg AGGREGATE MITIGATION The Dynamon product was developed to mitigate the effects of poor-quality aggregates 511 287 CEO looks back on Thyssenkrupp’s 60 years of success in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ceo-looks-back-on-thyssenkrupps-60-years-of-success-in-south-africa-2019-06-03 Marleny Arnoldi INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT Mon, 03 Jun 2019 15:40:00 +0200 521658 1559569506 1559569200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Habasit presents range of timing belts for drive technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/habasit-presents-range-of-timing-belts-for-drive-technology-2019-05-09 Cameron Mackay Materials Handling Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519110 1558361613 1558648800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797781_resized_habasitflexbelt0520191022.jpg HIGH-PERFORMANCE BELTS These Flex belts are ideal for transporting heavy loads and are therefore suitable for use in high-performance conveyor systems 511 287 Buoyed by mining recovery, Barloworld looks to Mongolia for growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/buoyed-by-mining-recovery-barloworld-looks-to-mongolia-for-growth-2019-05-20 Irma Venter EQUIPMENT & LOGISTICS Mon, 20 May 2019 15:19:00 +0200 520338 1558360303 1558358340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799967_resized_caterpillartrucksbarloworld1022.jpg 511 287 New products launched at Nampo Harvest Day https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-products-launched-at-nampo-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Materials Handling Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517979 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795228_resized_nampobearingsintjonnesway05191022.jpg NUTS TO MISS IT Exhibitors use alluring offers and prizes to attract traffic to their stands 511 287 Takealot launches nationwide Pickup Points, flagship Midrand facility https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/takealot-launches-nationwide-pickup-points-flagship-midrand-facility-2019-05-03 Tasneem Bulbulia LOGISTICS Fri, 03 May 2019 16:23:00 +0200 518804 1557221609 1556893380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797111_resized_takealot025520191022.jpg Inside the Takealot Pickup Point at the New Road off-ramp in Midrand 511 287 Process equipment group sets up ‘supercenter’ in Mpumalanga https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upgraded-supercenter-boosts-local-flsmidth-equipment-production-2019-04-26 Schalk Burger CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517094 1555580963 1556229600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793433_resized_flsmidthdelmassupercentreribboncutting4191022.jpg DELMAS SUPERCENTRE Department of Mineral Resources deputy minister Godfrey Oliphant and Ambassador of Denmark to South Africa Tobias Elling Rehfield were given a tour of the upgraded facility 511 287 Versatility key to Vanguard embracing Industry 4.0 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/versatility-key-for-vanguard-in-embracing-industry-40-2019-04-19 Thabi Madiba Materials Handling Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516262 1555051256 1555624800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Oxygen tanks successfully installed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oxygen-tanks-successfully-installed-2019-04-19 Thabi Madiba Materials Handling Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516279 1554805684 1555624800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Electrical heat tracing viable safety precaution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-heat-tracing-viable-safety-precaution-2019-03-29 Khutso Maphatsoe Materials Handling Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515650 1554473949 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790894_resized_positive.jpg 511 287 Trucks allow for efficient handling of paper and timber https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trucks-allow-for-efficient-handling-of-paper-and-timber-2019-03-29 Jessica Oosthuizen Materials Handling Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514103 1553523588 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786852_resized_mecliftforkliftbltworld031911022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE FORKLIFT TRUCK The Meclift ML1812R increases efficiency and safety during paper and timber handling 511 287 Grain conveyor solution system offered https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grain-conveyor-solution-system-offered-2019-03-15 Thabi Madiba Materials Handling Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512954 1552313817 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Armoured personnel carrier launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/armoured-personnel-carrier-launched-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Materials Handling Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509599 1550561187 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776895_resized_milkor4x4defencecarrier01191022.jpg BUILT TOUGH The Milkor 4 x 4 is designed to meet the infantry carrier requirements of armed forces on the African continent 511 287 Freight utility company receives new specialised excavators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/freight-utility-company-receives-new-specialised-excavators-2019-01-17 Mc'Kyla Nortje Materials Handling Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508898 1548749391 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775439_resized_materialshpeafricaandtptrichardsbay0120191022.jpg NEWLY FITTED The Hyundai 26 t R260LC-9S excavators have been fitted with specially designed 1.6 m³ heavy-duty buckets and 2.5 m³ coal buckets to maximise a railway car’s unloading speed 511 287 Company introduces excavator with lower fuel consumption https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-introduces-excavator-with-lower-fuel-consumption-2019-01-16 Mc'Kyla Nortje Materials Handling Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508760 1548749389 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775378_resized_materialsdoosanexcavators0120191022.jpg DOOSAN DX220LCA-2 EXCAVATOR Outstanding features of the excavator include lower fuel consumption and greater productivity 511 287 HAW expands hose offering in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/haw-expands-hose-offering-in-s-africa-2018-12-05 Cameron Mackay Materials Handling Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506690 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770557_resized_hosecrimper1022.jpg UNIFLEX UG32 AND UG2O GREASE CRIMPERS Owing to product demand and our role in the fluid power market, the decision to supply a crimper unique to HAW was made 511 287 Sappma pleased with results after increasing audit frequency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappma-pleased-with-results-after-increasing-audit-frequency-2018-12-05 Cameron Mackay Materials Handling Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506628 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770511_resized_hdpepipesontruck1022.jpg SAPPMA From an environmental point of view, we can do a lot more for the same amount of money and materials 511 287 Ctrack launches small tracking devices for use on containers, packages, bikes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-launches-small-tracking-devices-for-smaller-asset-classes-2019-01-15 Irma Venter ASSET TRACKING Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:29:00 +0200 508559 1547560641 1547544540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774478_resized_ctrackbxdevices201811022.jpg 511 287 Becsa to acquire IP-rich Matriarch Equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/becsa-to-acquire-ip-rich-matriarch-equipment-2019-01-08 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Tue, 08 Jan 2019 09:46:00 +0200 507936 1546933964 1546933560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Education at forefront for materials handling institute https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-at-forefront-for-materials-handling-institute-2018-11-30 Khutso Maphatsoe SA Institute of Materials Handling Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506243 1544512636 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769733_resized_brandedprofilesainstituteofmaterialshandlingadifritella14121022.jpg ADI FRITTELLA An initial slump in membership resulted from the division of the institute into Unit Handling and Bulk Handling with the Unit Handling disciplines forming part of the Logistics unit while Bulk Handling members were retained in the SAIMH 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/76898_2018-11-23_afripp_en_-_hd_web.mp472391013Materials handling organisation, South African Institute of Materials Handling chairperson Adi Frittella and treasurer and tutor Bruce Watts discuss the organisation and its role in the materials handling industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Materials handling organisation, South African Institute of Materials Handling chairperson Adi Frittella and treasurer and tutor Bruce Watts discuss the organisation and its role in the materials handling industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Commission gives Polanofield go-ahead to acquire Dawn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-gives-polanofield-go-ahead-to-acquire-dawn-2018-12-11 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:56:00 +0200 507199 1544692570 1544525760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Dawn expects interim headline loss a share to widen https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dawn-expects-interim-headline-loss-a-share-to-widen-2018-12-07 Marleny Arnoldi WAREHOUSING Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:53:00 +0200 506947 1544180103 1544179980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Imperial Logistics targets growth outside SA, adding global freight management capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-logistics-targets-growth-outside-sa-adding-global-freight-management-capabilities-2018-12-04 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Tue, 04 Dec 2018 10:36:00 +0200 506459 1543933630 1543912560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770074_resized_mohammedakoojeeimperiallogistics20181022.jpg Mohammed Akoojee 511 287 Pollutec covers full spectrum of environmental industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pollutec-covers-full-spectrum-of-environmental-industry-2018-12-03 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:12:00 +0200 506401 1543847448 1543846320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769990_resized_pollutecoceanpollution2tasneembulbulia1120181022.jpg Display depicting ocean pollution 511 287 Transnet to modify operating model, corporate structure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-to-modify-operating-model-corporate-structure-2018-12-03 Marleny Arnoldi FREIGHT Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:19:00 +0200 506371 1543839777 1543839540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769929_resized_taumorwe206131022duane.jpg Transnet acting group CE Tau Morwe 511 287 Flooring project under way in Midrand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flooring-project-under-way-in-midrand-2018-11-30 Thabi Madiba Materials Handling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504812 1543988750 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766451_resized_brandedprofilesflooring151120181022.jpg WORK IN PROGRESS An installer prepares a floor to install floor covering 511 287 Company unlocks trade corridors through vessels business https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-unlocks-trade-corridors-through-vessels-business-2018-11-30 Zandile Mavuso Materials Handling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504996 1543237342 1543528800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Forklift facilitates enhanced warehousing processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forklift-facilitates-enhanced-warehousing-processes-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Materials Handling Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501973 1540884146 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760932_resized_shamrockhandlingconceptscombiliftcrangemultidirectionalforkliftsare3forkliftsinonemachine1020181022.jpg HEAVY LIFTER The Combi C-range of forklifts, with capacities between 2 500 kg and 25 000 kg, encompasses multi-directional forklift trucks 511 287 EnviroServ returning to its roots following Shongweni malodour issue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enviroserv-returning-to-its-roots-following-shongweni-malodour-issue-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke WASTE MANAGEMENT / ENVIRONMENT Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:51:00 +0200 501952 1539694633 1539694260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760658_resized_wastemanagementshongwenilandfillaerialviewin2018102018enviroserv1022.jpg Shongweni landfill, in KwaZulu-Natal. 511 287 Transnet tests world’s longest manganese production train https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-tests-worlds-longest-manganese-production-train-soon-to-operationalise-2018-10-11 Marleny Arnoldi FREIGHT/MANGANESE Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:17:00 +0200 501606 1539330041 1539267420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Grindex pumps’ warranty extended by 12 months https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindex-pumps-warranty-extended-by-12-months-2018-10-05 Thabi Madiba Materials Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499410 1538465644 1538690400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755740_resized_pumpsiprgrindexsubmersiblepump210920181022.jpg OPERATIVE Grindex Bravo pump at a platinum mine plant in Rustenburg 511 287 ELB, Elwatini partner to provide rail solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elb-elwatini-partner-to-provide-rail-solutions-2018-09-18 Tasneem Bulbulia TRANSPORT Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:24:00 +0200 499022 1537259220 1537259040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Partnerships enable HighJump to bring new supply chain technology to Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnerships-enable-highjump-to-bring-new-supply-chain-technology-to-africa-2018-09-05 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Wed, 05 Sep 2018 15:42:00 +0200 497839 1536570772 1536154920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0