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Rolls-Royce marine AI technology project receives UK funding

By: Rebecca Campbell     26th February 2021 The British Ministry of Defence (MOD) has granted funding to UK-based global major industrial technology group Rolls-Royce to further develop the company’s Artificial Chief Engineer technology. This is an autonomous ship machinery control system, intended to permit naval vessels to carry out... 

Elvey appointed as Ajax distributor

By: Creamer Media Reporter      19th February 2021 Elvey was recently appointed as a distributor for the Ajax range of intrusion technology. According to Ingo Mutinelli – head of sales in South Africa for Ajax Systems – the decision was clear-cut and based on Elvey’s long-standing reputation for successfully growing the footprint of various... 

Schneider Electric announces long-term commitments to achieve sustainability goals

By: Schalk Burger     12th February 2021 Energy management and automation multinational Schneider Electric has announced six long-term commitments to help it achieve its sustainability goals by 2025. This forms part of its new Schneider Sustainability Impact (SSI) programme, which will be implemented from 2021 to 2025. 

EOH says executing growth initiatives, expects return to profit, positive earnings

By: Schalk Burger     29th January 2021 Information technology services provider EOH, in a January 29 update to stakeholders, reported that it was well positioned to execute on its growth initiatives while still navigating volatile local and global market conditions. This is as a result of the significant improvement in its liquidity... 

Covid-19 pandemic brings health inequalities, inequities into sharper focus, says NPC

By: Simone Liedtke     28th January 2021 The Covid-19 crisis has brought into sharper focus the realities and experiences of the poorest people of South Africa, which also brings into sharper focus the existing and more recent health inequalities and inequities, National Planning Commission (NPC) commissioner Professor Viviene Taylor... 

Fortna Announces Rebrand Initiative Featuring New Logo and Website

By: Creamer Media Reporter      26th January 2021 Refreshed Branding Amplifies Company’s Ability to Deliver Solutions that Transform Distribution Fortna®, a leading global automation, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, has launched a new logo and website as part of its corporate rebranding initiative. The... 

Contactless and precise determination of the volumetric flow in systems and piping

By: Creamer Media Reporter      22nd January 2021 GEMÜ, the manufacturer of valves, measurement and control systems, is bringing the new GEMÜ 3040 ultrasonic flowmeter the market which can be used to determine conductive and non-conductive volumetric flows of liquids in a contactless process. The GEMÜ 3040 ultrasonic flowmeter is distinguished... 

Want a fuel cell, you need platinum – analysts 

By: Martin Creamer     18th January 2021 If you want a fuel cell, you need platinum, is one of the multiplicity of points Bernstein investment company makes in a major work just released, which shows growing and ongoing demand for platinum group metals (PGMs) and provides ample reason why metals and mining matter more than ever. In the... 

EIB provides African pharma manufacturing support 

By: Marleny Arnoldi     4th January 2021 Long-term lending institution the European Investment Bank (EIB) has launched a first-ever scheme that involves strengthening local production of active pharmaceutical ingredients in Africa and scaling up drug manufacturing. The scheme, in which €50-million will be invested, will contribute to... 

Jungheinrich is one of the “50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders”

By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th December 2020 Jungheinrich has joined the “50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders” initiative, a group of the world's leading companies in the field of climate protection and sustainability. The 50 international companies from different industries participating in the campaign have set themselves the goal of... 

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