Engineering News | New Technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/new-technology Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:01:14 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Volvo Cars and Uber unveil production vehicle ready for self-driving https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-cars-and-uber-unveil-production-vehicle-ready-for-self-driving-2019-06-12 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:53:00 +0200 522599 1560347728 1560347580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804853_resized_volvocarsanduberselfdrivingcar220191022.jpg 511 287 Toyota, Subaru to collaborate once again on battery electric vehicles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toyota-subaru-to-collaborate-once-again-on-battery-electric-vehicles-2019-06-10 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:49:00 +0200 522352 1560178250 1560178140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 The world’s most powerful Ferrari and the South African investment company https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-worlds-most-powerful-ferrari-and-the-south-african-investment-company-2019-06-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:22:00 +0200 521921 1559747102 1559740920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803352_resized_ferrarisf90stradalesupplied738x4101022.jpg The SF90 Stradale 511 287 Companies collaborate for maintenance work at petrochem provider https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-collaborate-for-maintenance-work-at-petrochem-provider-2019-05-31 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519541 1559026786 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Imported chemicals hamper growth of sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imported-chemicals-hamper-growth-of-local-sector-2019-05-31 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519912 1559026788 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799625_resized_isheconchemicalspetrochemicals2017bloomberg1022.jpg UNINSPIRED There is a low motivation to build new factories as the chemicals supplier market is shrinking 511 287 Bigger staff complements company’s growth strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bigger-staff-complement-underlines-companys-profitable-growth-strategy-2019-05-31 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520078 1559305143 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802529_resized_chemicalspterochemicalsclariantjohnathanchetty3105191022.jpg JONATHAN CHETTY The way in which specialist chemicals companies and their clients innovate, collaborate and operate does not “change overnight” 511 287 Electric drive to take 56% of selected light commercial markets by 2040 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-drive-to-take-56-of-big-light-commercial-markets-by-2040-2019-05-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 30 May 2019 15:02:00 +0200 521354 1559224881 1559221320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802157_resized_mercelectricsprinter20181022.jpg 511 287 BloombergNEF expects 57% of car sales in 2040 to be electric https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bloombergnef-expects-57-of-car-sales-in-2040-to-be-electric-2019-05-27 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 27 May 2019 14:28:00 +0200 520934 1558965208 1558960080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801344_resized_jaguaripacesacharging1011022.jpg 511 287 Collaboration gives rise to advanced automation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collaboration-gives-rise-to-advanced-automation-2019-05-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje New Technology Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518834 1558361615 1558648800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797198_resized_abbbloomber0420191022.jpg GRID STABILITY ABB Ability e-mesh can ensure a stable power grid, even with a high share of renewable energy from various sources 511 287 Nuclear is a solution to Eskom’s woes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-a-solution-to-eskom-woes-2019-05-17 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518383 1557817857 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798184_resized_mamailimamailadavenicholls0419dylan1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78344_2019-04-24_david_nicholis_-_2.mp473945919Retired Eskom Chief Nuclear Officer David Nicholls discusses the power utility, scan the barcode with your phones QR reader, or go to ‘Video Reports’ on www.engineeringnews.co.za/ Camerawork: Christo Greyling. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.04.2019 Retired Eskom Chief Nuclear Officer David Nicholls discusses the power utility, scan the barcode with your phones QR reader, or go to ‘Video Reports’ on www.engineeringnews.co.za/ Camerawork: Christo Greyling. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.04.2019 Meet the electric car that keeps on going . . . and going https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meet-the-electric-car-that-keeps-on-going-and-going-2019-05-15 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 15 May 2019 11:46:00 +0200 519661 1557917220 1557913560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799015_resized_bmwi3shaunmaidment200000km20191022.jpg Shaun Maidment's i3 with more than 200 000 km on the clock 511 287 Volvo tech to pull over drunk drivers, cap speed at 180 km/h https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-tech-to-pull-over-drunk-drivers-cap-speed-at-180-kmh-2019-04-25 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:28:00 +0200 518047 1556204398 1556188080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795409_resized_volvoxc902019jpg1022.jpg 511 287 Bank report points to transport being next decarbonisation frontier https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bank-report-points-to-transport-being-next-decarbonisation-frontier-2019-04-24 Terence Creamer TRANSPORT & CLIMATE Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:45:00 +0200 517941 1556116285 1556102700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795146_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 Plan required for uptake of 4IR in power sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plan-required-for-uptake-of-4ir-in-power-sector-2019-04-19 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516529 1555572027 1555624800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Supportive policy held up as key to unlocking Africa’s auto ambitions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-potential-2019-04-12 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515849 1554712475 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792145_resized_critical.jpg 511 287 Ctrack launches truck video monitoring system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-launches-truck-video-monitoring-system-2019-04-11 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:57:00 +0200 517020 1554987530 1554987420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793233_resized_ctrackiriscamera20191022.jpg 511 287 The new Sprinter, now also in a 3.49 t version, promises to use 8.5% less fuel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-new-sprinter-now-also-in-a-349-t-version-promises-to-use-85-less-fuel-2019-04-01 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 01 Apr 2019 10:09:00 +0200 515804 1554106523 1554106140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790565_resized_mbsasprinter201921022.jpg The new Sprinter 511 287 Bakers SA goes green as it buys 77 Euro V trucks from Daimler https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bakers-sa-goes-green-as-it-buys-77-euro-v-trucks-from-daimler-2019-03-27 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 27 Mar 2019 14:53:00 +0200 515417 1553697894 1553691180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789715_resized_bakersmbsadeal201921022.jpg A sample of the Bakers SA Euro V fleet 511 287 Growth strategy prompts innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-strategy-prompts-innovation-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513487 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785408_resized_capitalequipmentinconstructiontesmec2203191022.jpg GOING GLOCAL Tesmec seeks to expand local presence in the most strategic areas of the world 511 287 Construction industry expected to grow over next three years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-industry-expected-to-grow-over-next-three-years-2019-03-22 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513972 1553504702 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786633_resized_capitalequipmentinconstructionhimoinsa234rentalstilllife3background2203191022.jpg BESPOKE DESIGNS Himoinsa is investing significantly in its generator and lighting tower designs for specific local requirements 511 287 No escaping the move to electric, says Jaguar as it launches new I-Pace https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-escaping-the-move-to-electric-says-jaguar-as-it-launches-new-i-pace-2019-03-19 Irma Venter ELECTRIC CARS Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:01:00 +0200 514632 1553668799 1552978860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788123_resized_jaguaripacesacaesiumblue1021022.jpg The Jaguar I-Pace 511 287 Equipment supplier to spread its wings outside South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-supplier-to-spread-its-wings-outside-south-africa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila New Technology Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512279 1552313815 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784505_resized_powerandelectricityvermeerequipmentsuppliers021503191022.jpg SITES ON AFRICA Vermeer aims to penetrate the renewable-energy market in Africa 511 287 Adapt to digital or be left behind — warning to South African auto industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/adapt-to-digital-or-be-left-behind-warning-to-south-african-auto-industry-2019-03-14 African News Agency AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:54:00 +0200 514272 1552565981 1552560840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Goodyear introduces a concept tyre for autonomous, flying cars https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/goodyear-introduces-a-concept-tyre-for-autonomous-flying-cars-2019-03-12 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:48:00 +0200 513967 1552373468 1552373280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786534_resized_goodyearaerotyreconcept21022.jpg The two-in-one Goodyear Aero concept tyre 511 287 Soekoe Bicycle Company to launch vintage-look electric bike for export market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/soekoe-bicycle-company-to-launch-vintage-look-electric-bike-for-export-market-2019-03-11 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Mon, 11 Mar 2019 14:28:00 +0200 513902 1552313372 1552307280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786375_resized_soekoebikes03201911022.jpg 511 287 uYilo invests into South African EV charging infrastructure localisation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uyilo-invests-into-south-african-ev-charging-infrastructure-localisation-2019-03-01 Tasneem Bulbulia ELECTRIC VEHICLES Fri, 01 Mar 2019 16:37:00 +0200 513134 1551688357 1551451020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784742_resized_uyilosmartgridfacilityforelectricmobility022019.png uYilo SmartGrid facility for electric mobility 511 281 BASF announces its participation in the Naacam Show https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basf-announces-its-participation-in-the-naacam-show-2019-2019-02-14 Mc'Kyla Nortje New Technology Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511679 1551105229 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781460_resized_automotivebasffoamfillsimulationinterior0220191022.jpg SECOND TIME This year marks BASF’s second time exhibiting at the show 511 287 Naacam Show to offer a platform for machine learning specialist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/naacam-show-to-offer-a-platform-for-machine-learning-specialist-2019-02-14 Mc'Kyla Nortje New Technology Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511670 1551105229 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781533_resized_team1.jpg ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AI is used to optimise processes in the automotive assembly process 511 340 New development allows steel pistons to be used in car engines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-development-allows-steel-pistons-to-be-used-in-car-engines-2019-02-15 Mc'Kyla Nortje New Technology Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511744 1551105229 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781659_resized_automotivecomponentsaluminiumpistonsafsakzn1022bloomberg.jpg NEW TECHNOLOGY Allows the use of steel pistons in powerful passenger car diesel engines 511 287 Naamsa appoints Mika Mabasa as new executive director https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/naamsa-appoints-mika-mabasa-as-new-executive-director-2019-02-26 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:33:00 +0200 512651 1551177292 1551177180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783661_resized_nicovermeulen11014duane1022.jpg Nico Vermeulen 511 287 South African new-vehicle market to decline by 0.4% in 2019, says Toyota https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-new-vehicle-market-to-decline-by-04-in-2019-says-toyota-2019-02-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:00:00 +0200 512131 1550656875 1550656800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782446_resized_toyota104111022duane.jpg 511 287 Lance Schultz appointed as Gauteng AIDC CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lance-schultz-appointed-as-gauteng-aidc-ceo-2019-02-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 08 Feb 2019 14:52:00 +0200 511046 1549631176 1549630320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780069_resized_mrlanceschultz1022.jpg Lance Schultz 511 287 Software adds value to automotive manufacturer supply chain https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/software-adds-value-to-automotive-manufacturer-supply-chain-2019-02-08 Thabi Madiba New Technology Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509060 1549346906 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776515_resized_automotiveindustryincentivelocalnaacambloomberg1022.jpg ON DUTY An employee holds a metal casing for an automotive steering system 511 287 Company launches fluids for electric and hybrid vehicles https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-fluids-for-electric-and-hybrid-vehicles-2019-01-25 Mc'Kyla Nortje New Technology Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509704 1549346909 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777119_resized_totallubricantsmanufacturingplantindurbannew.jpeg HIGH ROTATION SPEED These lines were developed to provide a better solution for the specific issues linked to engines and transmissions with high rotation speeds 511 287 New plans in sight for lubricants specialist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-plans-for-in-sight-for-lubricants-specialist-2019-01-25 Mc'Kyla Nortje New Technology Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509670 1549346908 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777058_resized_oilfuchswarehous0120191022.jpg NEW EXPANSION FUCHS will be looking to export grease from the new plant across Africa and to other parts of the world 511 287 New investor for Cape Town Cobra maker; electric car on the table https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-investor-for-cape-town-cobra-maker-electric-car-on-the-table-2019-02-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 04 Feb 2019 15:09:00 +0200 510497 1549287027 1549285740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778841_resized_cobrabluefrontview1022.jpg The Hayden Cobra 511 287 New-look APDP could change face of the local auto industry, says Naacam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/driving-force-2019-02-01 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509350 1549000662 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777571_resized_new.jpg 511 287