Engineering News | Metals Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/metals Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:00:49 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Hulamin earnings to fall on lower rolled products, automotive demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hulamin-earnings-to-fall-on-lower-rolled-products-automotive-demand-2019-07-12 Tasneem Bulbulia ALUMINIUM Fri, 12 Jul 2019 16:14:00 +0200 525506 1562941006 1562940840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidarity calls for intervention in AMSA looming retrenchments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-calls-for-intervention-in-amsa-looming-retrenchments-2019-07-11 African News Agency STEEL Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:42:00 +0200 525367 1562855748 1562852520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 AMSA shares fall on job cuts warning https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-shares-fall-on-job-cuts-warning-2019-07-10 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Wed, 10 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525173 1562772097 1562756220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EU steel sector braces amid onslaught https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-steel-sector-braces-amidst-onslaught-2019-07-05 Theresa Bhowan Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523304 1561992047 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Versatility of Steel Putty increases https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/versatility-of-steel-putty-increases-2019-07-05 Theresa Bhowan Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523149 1561992047 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806128_resized_steelpratleynationalsalesmanagermarkbell0720191022.jpg MARK BELL Pratley Steel Putty has extensive machining ability 511 287 Tough leadership needed to improve SA economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tough-leadership-needed-to-improve-s-africa-economy-2019-07-05 Theresa Bhowan Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523241 1561992047 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Creating innovative digitalisation solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plant-supplier-creating-innovative-digitalisation-solutions-2019-07-05 Theresa Bhowan Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523083 1561992046 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806664_resized_steelsmsgroupbigriversteelcsm0720191022.jpg HIGH TECH LEAPS US steel producer Big River Steel is the first learning steel plant in the world 511 287 Institute implements changes for inclusivity, diversity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-implements-changes-for-inclusivity-diversity-2019-07-05 Theresa Bhowan Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523278 1562276815 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806432_resized_steelsaiscboardmembers0720191022.jpg NEW ON BOARD Newly elected chairperson, Nicolette Skjoldhammer with CEO Paolo Trinchero and board member Tebogo Raaleka 511 287 Sassda in transition, creates new membership structure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sassda-in-transition-creates-new-membership-structure-2019-07-05 Cameron Mackay Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523084 1562276845 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806136_resized_stainlesssteelsassdastainlesssteel101020181022.jpg GROWTH FROM EXPORTS Growth in the mining, and food and beverage, sectors for stainless steel, led to consumption in South Africa increasing by 8.6% last year 511 287 Association to sponsor tubular category at steel awards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-to-sponsor-tubular-category-at-steel-awards-2019-06-28 Mamaili Mamaila Metals Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522319 1563173369 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811413_resized_steelastpmkeitumetsemoumakoe0507191022.jpg STEEL EXCELLENCE As the industry is currently under strain, the steel awards are a necessary and an enduring reminder for every participant to persist amid adversity 511 287 Rio Tinto's Icelandic aluminium plant attracts Glencore, Trimet – sources https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rio-tintos-icelandic-aluminium-plant-attracts-glencore-trimet-sources-2019-07-04 Reuters ALUMINIUM Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:07:00 +0200 524643 1562245803 1562245620 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Iron-ore drives Australian resource export earnings to a record A$275bn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iron-ore-drives-australian-export-records-2019-07-01 Esmarie Iannucci EXPORTS Mon, 01 Jul 2019 10:38:00 +0200 524239 1561975805 1561970280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808543_resized_ironoreport1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 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 Metals 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 Asian imports putting industry under pressure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/asian-imports-putting-industry-under-pressure-2019-06-28 Mamaili Mamaila Metals Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522311 1561444568 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805068_resized_pipestubeshosesastpm2spirallyweldedpipe2806191022.jpg MANUFACTURING IN SIGHT Intensive roll-out of infrastructure spend by government would be the ideal catalyst to create demand locally and increase manufacturing capacity 511 287 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 European steel warns of import tsunami if restrictions ease https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/european-steel-warns-of-import-tsunami-if-restrictions-ease-2019-06-27 Bloomberg STEEL Thu, 27 Jun 2019 09:01:00 +0200 523896 1561618999 1561618860 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 African nations join majority in opposing US blockage at WTO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-nations-join-majority-in-opposing-us-blockage-at-wto-2019-06-26-1 Reuters TRADE Wed, 26 Jun 2019 15:52:00 +0200 523867 1561559453 1561557120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Steel production up 5.4% y/y in May https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-production-up-54-yy-in-may-2019-06-24 Creamer Media Reporter STEEL Mon, 24 Jun 2019 15:02:00 +0200 523579 1561382332 1561381320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Insimbi to acquire metals trading firm Treppo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insimbi-to-acquire-metals-trading-firm-treppo-2019-06-21 Tasneem Bulbulia FERROUS METALS Fri, 21 Jun 2019 16:15:00 +0200 523459 1561127948 1561126500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company to supply fasteners for Woodbridge upgrade https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-supply-fasteners-for-woodbridge-upgrade-2019-06-04 Khutso Maphatsoe Metals Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521801 1560839158 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803435_resized_fastenersfeaturewoodbridge0620191022.jpg WOODRIDGE ISLAND Fastenright supplied extra-long hexagon bolts, nylock nuts and wood screws for the wooden bridge 511 287 Company expands and increases production https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expansion-to-increase-production-2019-06-06 Khutso Maphatsoe Metals Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521978 1560839158 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New drive technology meets industry demands https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-drive-tech-meets-industry-demands-2019-06-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Metals Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521964 1560839159 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local steel exporters suffering amid lower US steel demand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-steel-exporters-suffering-amid-lower-us-steel-demand-2019-06-20 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:49:00 +0200 523314 1561042259 1561042140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806484_resized_mariuscroucamp0918dylan1022.jpg Solidarity deputy general secretary Marius Croucamp 511 287 Engineers concerned over lack of projects, skills https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineers-concerned-over-lack-of-projects-skills-2019-06-20 Tasneem Bulbulia ENGINEERING Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:20:00 +0200 523309 1561040575 1561040400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 1561033190 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 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 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 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 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