Engineering News | Rubber https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/rubber-sector Fri, 24 May 2019 03:04:08 +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 Rubber 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 Rubber company to focus on automotive sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rubber-company-to-focus-on-automotive-sector-2019-01-30 Cameron Mackay Rubber Manufacturing & Products Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510072 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777921_resized_bloombergtyrerecyclingrubbermanufacturing1022.jpg VITAL INDUSTRY The rubber industry is linked to the state of the economy, as it services various sectors of the economy 511 287 Continental optimises tyre test with driverless test vehicle https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continental-optimises-tyre-test-with-self-driving-test-vehicle-2019-01-31 Cameron Mackay Rubber Manufacturing & Products Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510248 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778357_resized_continentalcruisingchauffeur1220181022.jpg DRIVERLESS NAVIGATION The driverless vehicle pilots the testing route with a GPS-supported satellite navigation system 511 287 Advocacy organisation urges better enforcement of second-hand tyre regulations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/advocacy-organisation-urges-better-enforcement-of-second-hand-tyre-regulations-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi TYRES Mon, 29 Oct 2018 16:29:00 +0200 503148 1542354596 1540823340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763088_resized_wastetyres1022.jpg 511 287 African market opening helps spur R970m Ladysmith tyre investment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r970-mil-rubber-tyre-factory-opens-in-ladysmith-2018-10-26 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501988 1540218020 1540504800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760760_resized_srsaladysmithfactory11022.jpg SUMITOMO LADYSMITH The factory will eventually manufacture enough tyres to meet demand for Dunlop- and Sumitomo-branded tyres across the whole of Africa 511 287 BMG supplies range of hydraulic and pneumatic seals https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-supplies-extensive-range-of-hydraulic-and-pneumatic-seals-2018-10-19 Jessica Oosthuizen Rubber Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500755 1539671136 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758244_resized_hallitetype50610181022.jpg HALLITE TYPE 506 These bearing strips are used extensively on hydraulic cylinder rod and piston applications and can withstand extreme side loads, preventing metal to metal contact 511 287 Bridgestone South Africa’s manufacturing plant showcases rubber innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bridgestone-south-africas-manufacturing-plant-showcases-rubber-innovation-2018-07-19 Marleny Arnoldi MANUFACTURING Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:35:00 +0200 493119 1532007552 1532007300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741302_resized_bridgestonebritsfacility072018marleny1022.jpg Bridgestone manufacturing plant, in Brits 511 287 Initiative changing development narrative in townships, rural economies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/initiative-changing-development-narrative-in-townships-rural-economies-2018-02-16 Tasneem Bulbulia Rubber Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476825 1518500544 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704298_resized_bloombergtyrerecyclingrubbermanufacturing1022.jpg DRIVING CHANGE A partnership initiative between Dunlop and Ithala will counter the growing number of illegal, dangerous second-hand tyres being sold to consumers 511 287 Radial tyre portfolio available on the market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radial-tyre-portfolio-available-on-the-market-2018-02-16 Tasneem Bulbulia Rubber Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476749 1518500544 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704105_resized_rubbercontinentalemradialtires0120181022.jpg MASTERCLASS The EM-Master tyre is ideally suited for articulated dump trucks, loaders and dozers 511 287 Company expands fluid technology services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-fluid-technology-services-2017-11-10 Nadine James Rubber Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469043 1510037531 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687799_resized_bmgdiaphragmandpinchvalves10171022.jpg VERSATILE PRODUCTS FPV diaphragm and pinch valves are available in many different materials, with various pressure ratings, for diverse sectors 511 287 Tyres manufactured with taxi industry in mind https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tyres-manufactured-with-taxi-industry-in-mind-2017-02-17 Kimberley Smuts Rubber Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441778 1487060617 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Pockets of resilience, but SA’s manufacturing outlook remains fragile https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-of-the-same-for-the-manufacturing-sector-despite-marginal-growth-expectations-2017-02-17 David Oliveira MANUFACTURING Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442008 1487147413 1487282400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000626074_resized_struggle.jpg 511 287 Investments integral to effective safety https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investments-integral-to-effective-safety-2016-09-09 Kimberley Smuts Rubber Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425372 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Tyrexpo Africa introduces new knowledge exchange platforms https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tyrexpo-africa-focuses-on-new-platforms-provides-gateway-into-sa-automotive-industry-2016-05-06 Mia Breytenbach AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 06 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 408571 1461926225 1462485600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Vacuum pumps effective in manufacturing process https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vacuum-pumps-effective-in-manufacturing-process-2016-03-18 Nadine James Rubber Fri, 18 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403196 1457681042 1458252000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000521577_resized_bloodcollectiontubes1022.jpeg BLOOD STOPPING Rubber tube stoppers are molded under a vacuum 511 287