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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... 

Bova launches innovative ARC Flash PPE range – provides unprecedented safety in electrical environments

18th January 2021 Leading local safety wear manufacturer Bova, a BBF Safety Group brand has launched its range of BOVA Arc Flash Protection garments. The range has been designed to provide the best balance of inherent protection against the hazards of an arc flash, with lightweight, comfortable and durable... 

BI consolidates Tier 2 electrical products under ALPHA brand

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th January 2021 Following the recent successful launch of the ALPHA Drive Micro and the ALPHA Drive Plus range of Variable Speed Drives, leading supplier Bearings International (BI) is excited to announce the rebranding of its BAUER range of electric motors to ALPHA. The growth of BI’s market share in electric... 

Copper tops $8 000 as Goldman points to commodities super-cycle

By: Bloomberg     18th December 2020 Copper topped $8 000 a ton for the first time in more than seven years, with Goldman Sachs Group and BlackRock pointing to the start of a new long-term bull market as supply lags an expected demand boom. The market is witnessing the sharpest rally in more than a decade, with China’s appetite for... 

Flagship project set to demonstrate flexibility, convenience of procuring independent power

By: Simone Liedtke     10th December 2020 A flagship renewable energy project, commissioned by Amazon and to be rolled out by SOLA Group, is set to demonstrate the flexibility and convenience of procuring independent power through the electricity grid. The project will see 28 GWh of solar energy wheeled via State-owned power utility... 

The Use and Benefits of Gel-Based Batteries

By: Creamer Media Reporter      4th December 2020 Kelvin Naidoo, Manufacturing and Technical Director of AutoX.   AutoX is the manufacturer of the leading automotive battery brands Willard and SABAT and the official distributor of the world renowned VARTA automotive batteries. 

Bigger not always better with gensets – OEM

By: Marleny Arnoldi     4th December 2020 Bigger is not always better when considering generators (gensets) and standby power, and it is vital that site-specific power requirements and conditions are taken into account during the design phase of these power supply products, says local manufacturer Zest WEG.  

Kwikspace appoints Steinberg CEO, FD

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     25th November 2020 Modular buildings manufacturer Kwikspace has announced the permanent appointment of its new CEO and FD, Dirk Steinberg. Having joined the company in 2014 as FD and executive officer, Steinberg has a wealth of business experience, the company says. 

Capetonian prepares for 7 000 km solo transatlantic row

By: Donna Slater     23rd November 2020 Capetonian Zirk Botha – a former naval combat officer and adventure racer – is preparing final arrangements to depart from Cape Town on a 7 000-km-long solo rowing trip on his boat Ratel across the Atlantic ocean, to Rio de Janeiro. Sponsored by the company he works for – juwi Renewable Energies... 

Ford and Department of Basic Education hand over first donated engine to Port Elizabeth Technical High School

20th November 2020 Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) and the Department of Basic Education today handed over the first of 240 engines that are being donated to technical high schools across South Africa. Kicking off the donation programme, Otto du Plessis High School in Port Elizabeth received the first... 

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