Engineering News | Metals & Engineering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/metals-1 Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:37:45 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Steel Awards attracts record number of sponsors, entries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-awards-attracts-record-number-of-sponsors-entries-2019-06-13 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:44:00 +0200 522740 1560433594 1560433440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805252_resized_saiscceopaolotrinchero1022.jpg Saisc CEO Paolo Trinchero 511 287 ArcelorMittal boss says EU must respond further to Trump's steel tariffs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arcelormittal-boss-says-eu-must-respond-further-to-trumps-steel-tariffs-2019-06-12 Reuters STEEL Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:09:00 +0200 522535 1560334974 1560330540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 ELBCon installing leach vats at Glencore’s Rhovan vanadium mine https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elbcon-installing-leach-vats-at-glencores-rhovan-vanadium-mine-2019-06-12 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:32:00 +0200 522521 1560433777 1560328320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804712_resized_constructionelbtruckatglencorerhovanmine0620191022.jpg 511 287 Sensible steam system management a priority https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sensible-steam-system-management-a-priority-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520652 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Plasma ignition for burners now available to South African market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plasma-ignition-for-burners-now-available-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520568 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800485_resized_boilersoenentigniter1022.jpg LIGHT OF MY LIFE The new plasma ignition system is safer and more cost effective 511 287 Hydronic boiler named product of the year finalist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydronic-boiler-named-product-of-the-year-finalist-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520566 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800478_resized_boilerscleaverbrooks1022.jpg PICK ME The condensing hydronic boiler has been listed as a product of the year finalist in the boilers and chillers category 511 287 Regular boiler maintenance key in stable power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regular-boiler-maintenance-key-in-stable-power-2019-06-07 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520650 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800662_resized_boilersge06191022.jpg OHHH SO STEAMY GE offers a comprehensive range of steam power solutions to the continent 511 287 Guinea iron-ore prospectors set sights on ArcelorMittal rail https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/guinea-iron-ore-prospectors-set-sights-on-arcelormittal-rail-2019-06-06 Reuters IRON-ORE Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:12:00 +0200 521988 1559809940 1559808720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Bidders scramble to break up British Steel ahead of June 12 deadline – sources https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bidders-scramble-to-break-up-british-steel-ahead-of-june-12-deadline-sources-2019-06-05 Reuters STEEL Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:49:00 +0200 521929 1559742599 1559742540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 ANC says ten sectors to be prioritised under ‘re-imagined industrial strategy’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-says-ten-sectors-to-be-prioritised-under-re-imagined-industrial-strategy-2019-06-04 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY Tue, 04 Jun 2019 16:40:00 +0200 521806 1559660810 1559659200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803118_resized_nissanrosslyn161017duane1022.jpg 511 287 EU needs to act on steel imports in wake of US tariffs – industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-needs-to-act-on-steel-imports-in-wake-of-us-tariffs-industry-2019-06-04 Reuters STEEL Tue, 04 Jun 2019 14:03:00 +0200 521779 1559651112 1559649780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AMSA to face emissions charges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-to-face-emissions-charges-2019-06-03 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Mon, 03 Jun 2019 16:02:00 +0200 521665 1559573315 1559570520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AI-embedded solution solves IoT data challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ulbrich-stainless-steel-uses-ai-embedded-solution-for-iot-data-challenges-2019-05-16 Cameron Mackay Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519824 1559026786 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799431_resized_ulbrichstainlesssteel0520191022.jpg ANALYTICS UNDERSTANDING Ulbrich Stainless Steel uses SAS analytics to understand the IoT data streaming from its connected factories 511 287 Chrome ore exports contribute to stainless steel production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-chrome-ore-exports-contribute-to-stainless-steel-production-2019-05-15 Cameron Mackay Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519613 1559026786 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Dope-free tech used in three stand CRA pipes’ first run https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dope-free-technology-used-in-first-run-of-three-stand-cra-pipes-2019-05-15 Cameron Mackay Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519621 1559285762 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798986_resized_tripletubes0520191022.jpg CRA TRIPLES TUBES CRA pipes have traditionally been run in singles as the threaded connections exhibit a higher tendency to galling and require a careful make-up 511 287 New stainless steel enclosure systems presented at trade fair https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-stainless-steel-enclosure-systems-presented-at-trade-fair-2019-05-16 Cameron Mackay Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519828 1559285795 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799443_resized_rittalvx25enclosuresystem0520191022.jpg CORROSION PROTECTION The VX25 large enclosure system is now available in a 100% stainless steel version to meet the strictest corrosion resistance standards 511 287 Company drives new stainless steel applications https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stalcor-supports-local-stainless-steel-manufacturing-and-new-applications-2019-05-17 Cameron Mackay Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520076 1559285811 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799721_resized_stainlesssteelhotrolledacerinox1022.jpg CRUCIAL SAVINGS Cost-effective solutions and savings have become crucial as local and global markets contract, and as profitability in the sales cycle becomes more difficult 511 287 Ruland makes stainless steel oldham couplings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ruland-makes-stainless-steel-oldham-couplings-2019-05-16 Cameron Mackay Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519831 1559285838 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799500_resized_stainlesssteelroll40d0661022.jpg MISALIGNMENT CAPABILITIES Stainless steel oldham couplings are well suited for corrosive, cleanroom and vacuum applications that require high misalignment capabilities 511 287 Provider develops specialised stainless steel roll https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sms-group-develops-specialised-stainless-steel-roll-2019-05-16 Cameron Mackay Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519841 1559285863 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799480_resized_hotstripmonitoringroom0520191022.jpg DIGITAL COMMITMENTS The Manufacturing Execution System and Genius Condition Monitoring System illustrate the company’s commitment to digitalisation and smart plants 511 287 Powder coating for corrosion launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/powder-coating-for-corrosion-protection-launched-2019-05-31 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519850 1559026788 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799516_resized_corrosionppg05191022.jpg LAY IT ON THIN The sprayable powder is a one coat application 511 287 Association highlights advantages of hot dip galvanising https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-highlights-advantages-of-hot-dip-galvanizing-2019-05-31 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519725 1559026787 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799179_resized_corrosionhotdipkhatu05191022.jpg TAKE A DIP Dipping steel into molten zinc allows for an effective corrosion barrier 511 287 New coatings range launched in S Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-coatings-range-launched-in-s-africa-2019-05-31 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519720 1559026787 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799157_resized_corrosionwarrentrewabeconstrction05191022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78411_2019-05-14_abe_cg_-_2.mp427619652a.b.e. Construction Chemicals CEO Warren Trew & Watsons Coatings president Gary Watson discuss the Rustopak range. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. a.b.e. Construction Chemicals CEO Warren Trew & Watsons Coatings president Gary Watson discuss the Rustopak range. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Valves supplier to launch new products https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/valves-supplier-to-launch-new-products-2019-05-31 Mamaili Mamaila Metals & Engineering Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520075 1559026789 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799717_resized_agrupe100astorekeymak02171022.jpg HIGHLY COMMITTED Astore Keymak remains committed to technology and solutions for the chemical, petrochemicals and industrial space 511 287 Adjudicator says any security defence of US auto tariffs at WTO 'very difficult' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adjudicator-says-any-security-defence-of-us-auto-tariffs-at-wto-very-difficult-2019-05-28 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 28 May 2019 08:48:00 +0200 520976 1559027464 1559026080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Global crude steel production rises by 6.4% y/y https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-crude-steel-production-rises-by-64-yy-2019-05-27 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Mon, 27 May 2019 16:42:00 +0200 520959 1558968654 1558968120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 HC Heat Exchangers named ‘most innovative’ at Seifsa awards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hc-heat-exchangers-named-most-innovative-at-seifsa-awards-2019-05-24 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 24 May 2019 14:55:00 +0200 520844 1558702797 1558702500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 India to surpass China as largest importer of coking coal by 2025 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/india-to-surpass-china-as-largest-importer-of-coking-coal-by-2025-2019-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi COAL Thu, 23 May 2019 14:39:00 +0200 520699 1558622175 1558615140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800788_resized_wildcatcoalloadoutterminalusmarch20141022.jpg 511 287 Three companies join forces to launch EMVAfrica brand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-companies-join-forces-to-launch-emvafrica-brand-2019-05-23 Creamer Media Reporter Metals & Engineering Thu, 23 May 2019 12:15:00 +0200 520671 1558616098 1558606500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800724_resized_1022rer.png 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78451_2019-05-24_rer538-emv-africa-hdweb.mp499680402Three companies join forces to launch EMVAfrica brand Three companies join forces to launch EMVAfrica brand Minerals Council welcomes safety improvements, but warns of continuing policy concerns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improvements-in-safety-policy-but-challenges-remain-minerals-council-2019-05-22 Nadine James MINERALS COUNCIL Wed, 22 May 2019 16:29:00 +0200 520584 1558690017 1558535340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800511_resized_mxolisimgojo1022.jpg Minerals Council chairperson Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 Inaugural event to highlight local manufacturing capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-event-to-highlight-local-manufacturing-capabilities-2019-05-17 Halima Frost Metals & Engineering Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518394 1557817858 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796214_resized_lmenasrec0519dylanslater1022.jpg CENTRE OF ATTENTION The inaugural Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo is set to feature more than 130 exhibitors 511 287 New valves division will provide solutions across industries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-valves-division-will-provide-solutions-across-industries-2019-04-29 Khutso Maphatsoe Metals & Engineering Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518329 1557817858 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796262_resized_valvesfeaturestainlesssteel3piecefullboreballvalve0420191022.jpg A TURNING POINT The predominately used quarter-turn pneumatic actuator turns the valves 90 through degrees 511 287 Valves range will assist in reducing leaks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/valve-range-will-assist-in-reducing-leaks-2019-05-03 Khutso Maphatsoe Metals & Engineering Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518740 1557817859 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797019_resized_valvesfeaturepastedgraph020191022.jpg KNOWLEDGE IS POWER Ultra Control Valves will launch a course on water hydraulics with a focus on water hammer 511 287 Egypt's Sisi opens huge suspension bridge over the Nile https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypts-sisi-opens-huge-suspension-bridge-over-the-nile-2019-05-15 Reuters CONSTRUCTION Wed, 15 May 2019 14:38:00 +0200 519679 1557924145 1557923880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Swedish Foreign Minister outlines goal to be 100% reliant on renewables https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/swedish-foreign-minister-outlines-goal-to-be-100-reliant-on-renewables-2019-05-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 May 2019 21:37:00 +0200 519589 1557901109 1557862620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 World's coal miners may be digging themselves into another glut https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/worlds-coal-miners-may-be-digging-themselves-into-another-glut-2019-05-13 Bloomberg COAL Mon, 13 May 2019 08:40:00 +0200 519350 1557730680 1557729600 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798367_resized_coalandtruckbloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Sandvik eyes listing of specialty steel business https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sandvik-eyes-listing-of-specialty-steel-business-2019-05-06 Reuters STEEL Mon, 06 May 2019 16:49:00 +0200 518920 1557209281 1557154140 99999999999 Reuters 0 0