Engineering News | Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/paper-plastics-packaging-printing Mon, 20 May 2019 18:38:22 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing 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 Sappi, Borregaard celebrate 20 years of biorefinery investment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-borregaard-celebrate-20-years-of-biorefinery-investment-2019-04-08 Simone Liedtke BIOTECHNOLOGY Mon, 08 Apr 2019 16:52:00 +0200 516604 1554735621 1554735120 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792343_resized_biotechsappibiotechfb0420191022.jpg 511 287 Nampak disposes of Nigerian cartons business https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-disposes-of-nigerian-cartons-business-2019-04-03 Tasneem Bulbulia PACKAGING Wed, 03 Apr 2019 14:33:00 +0200 516129 1554294858 1554294780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Packaging sector is growing, needs recyclable material https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/packaging-sector-is-growing-needs-recyclable-material-2019-03-29 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514233 1553523590 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787125_resized_linerboardmanufacturingsappi03191022.jpg LINERBOARD MANUFACTURING Containerboard packaging – boxes made from fluting and linerboard – is in high demand, particularly in the agriculture sector 511 287 Companies investigating steam system at paper mill https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-investigating-steam-system-at-paper-mill-2019-03-29 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514158 1553523589 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787009_resized_peterunderhillbilfingerintervalveafrica03191022.jpg PETER UNDERHILL Top performers in the paper and pulp industry are constantly striving to increase productivity and quality while minimising costs 511 287 Paper recycling flourishing; separation at source important https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-recycling-flourishing-separation-at-source-important-2019-03-29 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514230 1553523590 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787112_resized_trashforrecycleandreduceecologyenvironmentadobestock1760413851022.jpg FIRST STEP Awareness must be created that separation at source rather than landfill and bin waste picking results in a cleaner product for mills 511 287 Paper, pulp and board industry will grow https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paper-pulp-and-board-industry-will-grow-2019-03-29 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514234 1553523590 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787129_resized_janemolonypamsa03191022.jpg JANE MOLONY Those industries that can support environmental sustainability through product offerings have a good chance of withstanding disruption, and perhaps causing some themselves 511 287 Nampak anticipates glass business sale by April, provides trading update https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-anticipates-glass-business-sale-by-april-provides-trading-update-2019-03-27 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER, PLASTICS, METALS AND GLASS Wed, 27 Mar 2019 11:37:00 +0200 515371 1553680219 1553679420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Phaswana to retire as Mondi joint chairperson https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/phaswana-to-retire-as-mondi-joint-chairperson-2019-03-19 Simone Liedtke PAPER & PACKAGING Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:42:00 +0200 514734 1553006584 1553006520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mpact says rising power prices will place pressure on margins https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-says-rising-power-prices-will-place-pressure-on-margins-2019-03-13 Terence Creamer PACKAGING Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +0200 514127 1552487700 1552471200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786921_resized_mpactcardboardpackaging1022.jpg 511 287 Company to offer new digital printing technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-offer-new-digital-printing-technology-2019-03-01 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511709 1551105229 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781543_resized_tetrapakcharlesbrand03191022.jpg CHARLES BRAND Commitment to our clients has fueled the collaboration which we hope will benefit all 511 287 Free-to-attend seminars headlining at packaging event https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/free-of-charge-seminars-headlining-at-packaging-event-2019-03-01 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511420 1551105228 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780866_resized_propakondisplay03191022.jpg SHOW AND TELL Exhibitors will have the opportunity to display new products and technologies at this year’s expo 511 287 Packaging company drives waste-free economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/packaging-company-drives-waste-free-economy-2019-03-01 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511546 1551105228 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781113_resized_catherinemorris0319highres1022.jpg CATHERINE MORRIS A waste-free world is a possibility for the future 511 287 Plastics body calls for support in plastics challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-body-calls-for-support-in-ending-s-africas-unique-plastics-challenges-2019-03-01 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511634 1551105228 1551391200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781349_resized_plasticssa0319jackiewernbergphotogrpahy1022.jpg CLEAN-UP GREEN-UP The collection and recycling of plastic waste is imperative to the country’s future says Plastics SA 511 287 Nampak aims to sell Nampak Glass to preferred bidder by April https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-aims-to-sell-nampak-glass-to-preferred-bidder-by-april-2019-02-28 Marleny Arnoldi PACKAGING Thu, 28 Feb 2019 16:37:00 +0200 513003 1551365305 1551364620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784382_resized_nampakglassroodekop2010221014duane.jpg 511 287 Higher fibre packaging demand, selling prices lift Mondi’s FY18 Ebitda https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/higher-fibre-packaging-demand-selling-prices-lift-mondis-fy18-ebitda-2019-02-28 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Thu, 28 Feb 2019 16:34:00 +0200 513002 1551365061 1551364440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784380_resized_mondiuncoatedfinepaperplant0320181022.jpg Mondi uncoated fine paper plant 511 287 JoJo offering trade-in discount on end-of-life tanks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jojo-recycling-polymers-offering-discount-2019-02-22 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511408 1550561194 1550786400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Nampak marks 50 years on JSE amid moves to streamline and reduce environmental footprint https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-marks-50-years-on-jse-amid-moves-to-streamline-and-reduce-environmental-footprint-2019-02-19 Terence Creamer CORPORATE MILESTONE Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:00:00 +0200 511931 1550604040 1550563200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782028_resized_nampak11022.jpg 511 287 Mondi expects earnings for 2018 to rise 25% to 29% https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-expects-earnings-for-2018-to-rise-25-to-29-2019-02-15 African News Agency PAPER AND PACKAGING Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:27:00 +0200 511739 1550222962 1550222820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 KAP grows interim revenue https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kap-grows-interim-revenue-2019-02-12 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL RESULTS Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:12:00 +0200 511373 1549981501 1549980720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Sappi delivers strong Q1 performance despite difficult operating environment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-delivers-strong-q1-performance-despite-difficult-operating-environment-2019-02-06 Simone Liedtke PAPER, PULP & PACKAGING Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:45:00 +0200 510769 1549464757 1549460700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779397_resized_stevebinnie1022.jpg Sappi CEO Steve Binnie 511 287 Mpact expects to report higher full-year EPS, HEPS https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-expects-to-report-higher-full-year-eps-heps-2019-02-05 Tasneem Bulbulia PAPER, PLASTIC Tue, 05 Feb 2019 11:42:00 +0200 510590 1549360652 1549359720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Biltong receives gas flush and packaging makeover https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biltong-receives-gas-flush-and-packaging-makeover-2019-02-01 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508804 1548753436 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775048_resized_gasafroxmap02191022.jpg BEST-LOVED SNACK Biltong, South Africa’s best known snack, stays fresher for longer with this new technology 511 287 Roadshow highlights motion control products to industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/roadshow-highlights-motion-control-products-to-industry-2019-01-18 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506521 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770244_resized_instrumentationmagnetmotorcontrol0401191022.jpg ON SHOW The DILM Range was highlighted at the recent roadshows held by Magnet 511 287 Brian Beamish appointed to Sappi board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brian-beamish-appointed-to-sappi-board-2019-01-08 Tasneem Bulbulia PAPER AND PULP Tue, 08 Jan 2019 14:57:00 +0200 507989 1546952324 1546952220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Circular economy presents opportunities for Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/circular-economy-presents-opportunities-for-africa-2018-11-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504452 1543237342 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765772_resized_humansdorpeasterncapelandfillsitedumpwaste21214duane1022.jpg GROWING SECTOR The waste picker sector is growing and plays a key role in South Africa’s recycling strategy 511 287 Nampak produces ‘pleasing’ FY18 results despite challenging environment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-produces-pleasing-fy18-results-despite-challenging-environment-2018-11-27 Nadine James PACKAGING Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:30:00 +0200 505846 1543315582 1543314600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nampak forecasts higher earnings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-forecasts-higher-earnings-2018-11-19 Simone Liedtke PACKAGING Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:25:00 +0200 505122 1542630396 1542630300 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Sappi mulls further Saiccor expansion as it moves ahead with R7.7bn project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-mulls-further-saiccor-expansion-as-it-moves-ahead-with-r77bn-project-2018-11-15 Terence Creamer FOREST PRODUCTS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:55:00 +0200 504848 1542290755 1542279300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766595_resized_saiccormillcarousel11022.jpeg The Saiccor mill 511 287 Storage shelving, better option for plastic pallets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/storage-component-requires-consideration-when-using-plastic-pallets-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502149 1541420784 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761050_resized_skfwarehouse110041022.jpg ORGANISATION Companies should also pursue pre-planning, organising and labelling the racking system according to their products, as this can prevent a warehouse from becoming disorganised 511 287 Ramaphosa declares end to 'investment strike' and unveils R290bn in commitments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/your-investments-are-safe-says-ramaphosa-as-commitments-worth-billions-are-unveiled-2018-10-26 Terence Creamer INVESTMENT CONFERENCE Fri, 26 Oct 2018 14:55:00 +0200 503000 1541065914 1540558500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762818_resized_cyrilramaphosa2261020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Danone Southern Africa joins Polystyrene Association of South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/danone-southern-africa-joins-polystyrene-association-of-south-africa-2018-10-25 Simone Liedtke PACKAGING / WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 25 Oct 2018 09:17:00 +0200 502751 1540451995 1540451820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762285_resized_hendrikborndanone1022.jpg Danone SA MD Hendrik Born 511 287 Coca-Cola says all containers to be made from recyclable materials by 2025 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-aims-to-recover-amount-of-packaging-used-increase-recycled-content-2018-10-19 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501341 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Better recycling requires pact with consumers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-recycling-requires-consumer-pact-2018-10-19 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501334 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Recognition increases for improved packaging https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recognition-increases-for-improved-bearing-packaging-2018-10-19 Thabi Madiba Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500924 1539671138 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Mondi proceeds with Slovakia kraft top white machine project, but costs rise https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-proceeds-with-slovakia-kraft-top-white-machine-project-but-costs-rise-2018-10-15 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:53:00 +0200 501801 1539600878 1539600780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0