Engineering News | Valves https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/valves Mon, 20 May 2019 00:28:49 +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 Valves 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 rapidly exhaust compressed air https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-valves-rapidly-exhaust-compresses-air-2019-04-30 Khutso Maphatsoe Valves Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518415 1557817858 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796238_resized_valvesfeatureparkhannifin0420191022.jpg SAFETY FIRST The new safety valve has a patented fail-safe design and is suitable for use in applications up to Category 4 performance level 511 287 Company offers first-class equipment to a variety of industries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-first-class-equipment-to-a-variety-of-industries-2019-04-30 Khutso Maphatsoe Valves Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518413 1557817858 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796231_resized_valvesfeatureunitedvalvecompanycreamermedia0420191022.jpg JACK OF ALL TRADES The company provides services in industries such as oil and gas, petrochemicals, process, mining, power, product storage, pipeline and combustion engineering 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 Valves 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 Playing field not level for local valves manufacturers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/playing-field-not-level-for-local-valve-manufacturers-2019-05-03 Khutso Maphatsoe Valves Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518747 1557817859 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 IoT unlocks potential for valves data storage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iot-unlocks-potential-for-valves-data-storage-2019-05-02 Khutso Maphatsoe Valves Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518629 1557817859 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797016_resized_valvesfeaturemoeketsimpotutechnicaldirector0520191022.jpg MOEKETSI MPOTU The Internet of Things will enable valves, piping and associated accessories maintenance providers to store vast amounts of data 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 Valves 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 Fieldbus solution for pneumatic valves first step to smart assembly https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fieldbus-solution-for-pneumatic-valves-first-step-to-smart-assembly-2019-04-12 Cameron Mackay Valves Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517142 1556526121 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793563_resized_parkerhannifinselinanaidoo0420191022.jpg SELINA NAIDOO Asset monitoring and management of an automated system remotely, from anywhere in the world, will create opportunities and solutions that were once only envisaged 511 287 Three companies join forces to launch EMVAfrica brand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-companies-join-forces-to-launch-emvafrica-brand-2019-04-05 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:22:00 +0200 516451 1554474219 1554474120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Valves 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 Company expects opportunities in water infrastructure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expects-opportunities-in-water-infrastructure-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513012 1552313818 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784614_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg313294052130620171022.jpg WATER MANAGEMENT Brimis Engineering aims to establish a fully functioning water management consultancy division 511 287 Lesedi exploring opportunities in Africa at PEWA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesedi-exploring-opportunities-in-africa-at-pewa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Valves Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513253 1552313821 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784940_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA Lesedi continues to support Eskom in providing electricity to South Africa 511 287 Hudaco maintains FY18 dividend despite economic headwinds https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hudaco-maintains-fy18-dividend-despite-economic-headwinds-2019-02-01 Marleny Arnoldi ENGINEERING EQUIPMENT Fri, 01 Feb 2019 16:46:00 +0200 510397 1549032951 1549032360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778648_resized_cliffordamoilsgrahamdunfordhudaco01191022dylan.jpg Hudaco CFO Clifford Amoils and Hudaco CE Graham Dunford 511 287 Shut-off valves suitable for gas and oil fuel lines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-quick-shut-off-valves-suitable-for-gas-and-oil-fuel-lines-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Valves Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508133 1548081094 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Tripartite expo to cater for bigger PVP audience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tripartite-expo-to-cater-for-bigger-pvp-audience-2018-12-06 Cameron Mackay Valves Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506697 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770574_resized_pumpsvalvespipesafricaexpo20171022.jpg OPPORTUNITY FOR NETWORKING New partnership opportunities in a range of industries will create more opportunities for growth in the relevant sectors 511 287 Seapro South Africa is the new authorised distributor of Cla-Val for SADC region https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seapro-south-africa-is-the-new-authorised-distributor-of-cla-val-for-sadc-region-2018-12-03 Simone Liedtke VALVES Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:21:00 +0200 506389 1543843402 1543843260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769950_resized_seaproclaval1220181022.jpg 511 287 Tank blanketing key to prevent fire https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tank-blanketing-key-to-prevent-fire-2018-11-30 Zandile Mavuso Valves Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505098 1543237342 1543528800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Business confidence recovering amid looming challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-confidence-recovering-amid-looming-challenges-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502682 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762146_resized_invinciblevalvesdylan11181022.jpg LOCAL MANUFACTURE Member companies of the South African Valve and Actuator Manufacturers Association account for about 80% of the valves and actuators manufactured and/or assembled locally 511 287 Demand increases for thermoplastic valves https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-increases-for-thermoplastic-valves-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502679 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762129_resized_safivalvebmg11181022.jpg PROCESSING PLANT BMG’s SAFi range of valves can be used in mining, energy, environmental, process plant, agriculture, and food and beverage applications 511 287 Lack of valve traceability hampers local industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-valve-traceability-hampers-industry-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503014 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762845_resized_valve1022.jpg VALVE STANDARD The local valves industry needs to conform to a certain standard in terms of traceability 511 287 Modernisation presents opportunities in industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/modernisation-presents-opportunities-in-industry-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502681 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763350_resized_vikingvalveparkerhannifin11181022.jpg GROWTH OPPORTUNITY Parker Hannifin Sales Company South Africa has identified the integration of electronics into its range of hydraulic and pneumatic valve products as a growth opportunity 511 287 Valve repair and refurbishment present vast opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/valve-repair-and-refurbishment-presents-vast-opportunities-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502675 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762118_resized_testbenchbrimisengineering11181022.jpg TEST BENCH Brimis Engineering has procured a pressure relief valve test bench to service 90% of the installed pressure relief valves in the local market 511 287 Valve companies upgraded to Level 1 BBBEE status https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/valve-companies-upgraded-to-level-1-bbbee-status-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503687 1541755419 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764249_resized_unitedvalvescompanygeneralmanagerrubenvanloggerenberg1018cm1022.jpg United Valves Company GM Ruben van Loggerenberg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/76630_2018-11-01_ainsworth_-_hd_web.mp463901741Ainsworth Engineering and United Valves Company CEO Siyabonga Meyiwa and United Valves Company General Manager Ruben van Loggerenberg discuss the state of the valve industry and company developments. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Ainsworth Engineering and United Valves Company CEO Siyabonga Meyiwa and United Valves Company General Manager Ruben van Loggerenberg discuss the state of the valve industry and company developments. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Automatic shut-off valves improve plant safety https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automatic-shut-off-valves-improve-plant-safety-2018-10-10 Paige Müller Valves Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501371 1540218012 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759385_resized_sasolheatonvalvesautomaticquicksealvalvesystemen1018jpeg1022.jpg SAFETY SHUT-OFF Albrecht-Automatik safety shut-off systems have a closing time of between one and five seconds during control function 511 287 Engineering firm acquires valve test bench https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpumalanga-engineering-firm-acquires-valve-test-bench-2018-10-12 Donald Makhafola Valves Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499649 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756390_resized_moeketsimpotutechnicaldirectorbrimisengineering1022.jpg MOEKETSI MPOTU Brimis Engineering has the technical capability to repair, test and certify critical application safety valves in line with the Pressure Equipment Regulations 511 287 PSV brings on board two key partnerships to drive strategy going forward https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/psv-brings-on-board-two-key-partnerships-to-drive-strategy-going-forward-2018-09-19 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:45:00 +0200 499215 1537368614 1537368300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New Hydrotechnik range for BMG https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-hydrotechnik-range-for-bmg-2018-08-31 Evert Wasserman Valves Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495857 1535439102 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747496_resized_bmghydrotechnik31181022.jpg RANGE DISTRIBUTED BMG supports the Hypertechnik range with a technical advisory, back-up and repair service throughout Southern Africa 511 287 KSB South Africa achieves Level 1 BBBEE status https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ksb-south-africa-achieves-level-1-bbbee-status-2018-08-06 Simone Liedtke BBBEE Mon, 06 Aug 2018 13:02:00 +0200 494904 1533566453 1533553320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Installation of water metering system complete https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-completes-water-metering-systems-installation-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Valves Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:01:00 +0200 490410 1530541316 1530828060 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734811_resized_boschmunitechmeteringsystem06181022.jpg COMPLIANT The Krohne Waterflux electromagnetic flow meter is a low maintenance water meter which meets stringent potable water standards designed for bidirectional flow measurement 511 287 Cheap valve imports taking over the local market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cheap-valve-imports-taking-over-the-local-market-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Valves Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490263 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 KSB assists UP in building of controlled-temperature test unit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ksb-assists-up-in-building-of-controlled-temperature-test-unit-2018-05-22 Simone Liedtke PUMPS / EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 22 May 2018 16:48:00 +0200 487377 1527000713 1527000480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727917_resized_ksb11022.jpg UP School of Engineering Professor Josua Meyer and KSB Sales Representative Dylan Mitchell 511 287 Cost-effective and lasting automatic drain valves for compressors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-effective-and-lasting-automatic-drain-valves-for-compressors-2018-05-18 Donald Makhafola Valves Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485549 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723652_resized_trucompressorsolutionsvalve04181022.jpg RELIABLE AND LASTING Tru Compressors Solutions' automatic drain valve for compressors can last up to 15 years 511 287 BMG appointed valves distributor in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dual-valves-appoints-bmg-as-its-distributor-in-africa-2018-05-18 Donald Makhafola Valves Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485198 1526307377 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723413_resized_bmganddualvalvesint04181022.jpg EXPANSION BMG has been appointed distributors for Dual Valves products in South Africa and into Africa 511 287 Safety valves manufacturer invests in growth, celebrates 200 years https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safety-valves-manufacturer-invests-in-growth-celebrates-200-years-2018-05-18 Donald Makhafola Valves Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485397 1526307377 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723405_resized_leservalve05181022.jpg GROWTH Leser celebrates its 200th anniversary this year, with the share of its profits last year spent on the development of its facilities 511 287 Valves system ready for African oil production market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/valves-system-ready-for-african-oil-production-market-2018-05-18 Donald Makhafola Valves Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485339 1526307377 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723402_resized_mokveldstyphoonvalvesystem05181022.jpg NEW PRODUCT Mokveld’s Typhoon Valve System is now available in Africa through Mokveld’s distributor in South Africa, Energas Technologies 511 287 Change of venue draws in highly targeted audience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/change-of-venue-draws-in-highly-targeted-audience-2018-02-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Valves Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477958 1519106402 1519336800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706783_resized_heatingandcoolinghvacshow23021022.jpg SKILLS TRANSFER The show offered over 20 highly-attended CPD accredited seminars 511 287 Showcase of SA's manufacturing prowess to debut in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/broader-exposure-for-south-africa-at-2019-expo-2018-02-02 Dylan Slater Manufacturing Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476093 1517295056 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0