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SEW-EURODRIVE (Pty) Ltd. provides on-site training and service in Africa

24th June 2019 A key differentiator for SEW-EURODRIVE (Pty) Ltd. in Africa is its capability to offer on-site training and service. This not only familiarises clients with the drive automation specialist’s complete range, but also gives it a foot in the door for electronics and automation products like Variable... 

R600m retail boost on the cards for PE’s Boardwalk Precinct

By: Simone Liedtke     20th June 2019 Flanagan & Gerard Group and Moolman Group have signed an agreement with Emfuleni Resorts, a subsidiary of Sun International, to extend and upgrade the retail area at Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World, in Port Elizabeth, in a R600-million redevelopment project. The Boardwalk Mall... 

TE Connectivity completes acquisition of Kissling Group

5th June 2019 TE Connectivity, a world leader in connectivity and sensors, completed the previously announced acquisition of the Kissling group of companies (Kissling or Kissling Group) on May 24. Headquartered in Wildberg, Germany, Kissling is an industry leading provider of high-power and high-voltage relays... 

YES adds Blossom Care, Buddibox initiatives to its Tembisa hub

By: Marleny Arnoldi     28th May 2019 The Youth Employment Service (YES) on Tuesday launched two additional initiatives at its flagship hub in Tembisa. The additions of Blossom Care Solutions and Buddibox will result in an additional 50 direct and 300 indirect jobs being created. 

Altdorf Engineers

By: Yolande Botes     3rd May 2019 Altdorf Engineers was established in 1997 and has earned its reputation by providing high quality, professional service throughout its history.  Altdorf Engineers is the exclusive South African agent for the range of ELCA and IMET Remote Control Systems as well as a distributor of TELECRANE and... 

First-quarter gold demand lifted by central banks, ETFs 

By: Simone Liedtke     2nd May 2019 Continued growth in central bank buying and growth in gold-backed exchange-traded funds contributed to a 7% year-on-year increase in global gold demand to 1 053.3 t for the first quarter of this year, the World Gold Council’s (WGC’s) latest ‘Gold Demand Trends’ (GDT) report shows. Gold demand... 

Dube TradePort Special Economic Zone – Phase 2, South Africa

By: Sheila Barradas     26th April 2019 The Dube TradePort Corporation has announced Phase 2 of the Dube TradePort Special Economic Zone. 

Freeport quarterly profit misses expectations amidst Grasberg expansion

By: Reuters     25th April 2019 Freeport-McMoRan Inc, the world's largest publicly traded copper producer, posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday due to slipping production and prices for the red metal. The results come as the company spends more than $15-billion to expand Indonesia's Grasberg copper and... 

More than 40m people work in artisanal mining – report

By: Reuters     25th April 2019 More than 40-million people around the world work in artisanal and small-scale mining where minerals including gold, diamonds and cobalt are dug up often by hand, a report by the World Bank and development organisation Pact said on Wednesday. Increasing demand for metals and rising prices have... 

Prowalco Tatsuno ICON technology for the farming community

23rd April 2019 A locally-developed and manufactured fuel-dispensing and management solution that not only removes the burden from farmers of maintaining logbooks, but allows them to cut costs, improve uptime, and hence focus on their core business of farming, will be on display at the Goscor Group stand at... 

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