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BMG will be participating at the Machine Tools Africa exhibition
Distributor to launch new products at Machine Tools expo
17th May 2024

Power transmission and motion control products distributor BMG will be participating at the Machine Tools Africa exhibition, which will be held at the Johannesburg Expo Centre at Nasrec, from May... 

The abive image depicts the BMG Kabelschlepp cable carrier installation
New cable carriers ideal for harsh conditions
26th April 2024

Tsubaki chain, power transmission and motion control products distributor BMG supplies and supports Tsubaki Kabelschlepp cable carriers that have been developed to withstand operation in many... 

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Multi-core, multi-tasking solution for motion control
9th February 2024

Automation company Beckhoff’s next generation TwinCAT MC3 is equipped with the features of the previous TwinCAT NC2 motion control solutions, along with a modular design among other features. The... 

Flexible Transport Solutions for Materials Handling
17th October 2023

Driving flexible manufacturing with mobile robots in complex material transport applications Responding to changing consumer needs, manufacturing companies today are looking for ways to increase... 

Image of NR60E2 EtherNet/IP Resolver Transducer
Partnership brings PLC-based control solutions to Africa
10th August 2023

Referro Systems, a sales and distribution company specialising in the supply and support of industrial electrical, automation and global software and hardware brands, recently announced its... 

Electromechanical actuators gain traction
21st July 2023

Despite electromechanical actuators being highly suitable for applications within the materials handling sector, hydraulic sales to the sector are still rapidly growing, according to market... 

Drive solution from SEW-EURODRIVE
Specialist showcases latest drive solutions
14th October 2022 By: Marleny Arnoldi

As the world has moved from mechanically operated systems to electronically driven and controlled operations over the past 30 years, original-equipment manufacturers (OEMs) such as SEW-EURODRIVE... 

Image of SEW-EURODRIVE's MOVI-C modular automated system
Newly developed drive solution launched
7th October 2022

A high-tech drive solution that automates drive applications, is said to be ideal for optimising or expanding existing automation systems or for implementing new automation projects where... 

IFM Electronics new business sales head Shaun Mackenzie.
IFM Electronics seeing green shoots in automation, Industry 4.0 sectors
9th September 2022 By: Simone Liedtke

With global growth expected to climb significantly in 2022, sensor, networking and control systems manufacturer IFM Electronics says the positive sentiment is evidenced in the “high level of... 

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OMRON is shaping traceability in food and beverage packaging
2nd September 2022

In the food and beverage packaging industry, authenticity is essential. Consumers need to know that the foods they are purchasing consist of the things listed on their labels, because food... 

LS XGi PLC offering high speed processing power
Company exploiting post-pandemic freedom with automation solutions
15th August 2022 By: Simone Liedtke

With the Covid-19 pandemic mostly a thing of the past, process automation solutions provider Ana-Digi Systems is using the new level of freedom to alleviate some of the problems caused by the... 

OMRON explains how to achieve sustainable manufacturing
22nd July 2022

Sustainability in the packaging industry is one of the key aspects of fighting the plastic waste issue and ultimately climate change. The challenges that this presents, require flexible and... 

An image depicting luminaries installed by Regent Lighting Solutions in the outdoor spaces of the Steyn City Estate, in Midrand at dusk
Lighting manufacturer embarks on local projects
22nd July 2022 By: Sabrina Jardim

Johannesburg-based lighting manufacturer Regent Lighting Solutions embarked on various projects for the industrial and commercial lighting industry last year. The company took on a project for... 

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Nathrol Engineering
1st April 2022

In 2015 a group of energetic young South African entrepreneurs, eager to make a positive impact on the country, established Nathrol Engineering with the determination to never stop until the... 

Sustainability in the packaging industry is one of the key aspects in fighting the plastic waste issue and ultimately climate change. The challenges that this presents, require flexible and powerful automation technology
16th March 2022 By: Creamer Media Reporter

In times of increasing sustainability efforts, it is essential to find ways to develop more environmentally friendly packaging, conserve resources, and rely on smart and more efficient production... 

Image of SICK Automation’s Speetec laser motion sensor
Award-winning laser motion control sensor
3rd September 2021

A new non-contact optical sensor that is designed to accurately measure the speed, length and position of almost any material, from metal sheeting to newsprint paper - is now available in South... 

Image of the Festo servo drive CMMT-AS/ST and servo motor EMMT-AS
Integrated electric automation solutions for a complete drive system
3rd September 2021

A new complete drive system, consisting of servo drive and servo motor, aims to ensure seamless connectivity in hardware and software, in order to bolster the optimal functioning of machines. The... 

Image of Festo Automation System's CPX-E and Angle Seat Valve VZXA
Integrated offering for process and electric automation
26th August 2021

The combined benefits of process and electric automation offer a complete automation solution, with process automation solutions helping customers to control and transfer media from point A to B,... 

Image of the SVA R2 electric subsea valve actuator from Bosch Rexroth
Compact, safe and efficient electric subsea valve actuator
14th July 2021

A new innovation in electric actuator valves in the subsea process industry is set to disrupt the industry and replace conventional hydraulic cylinders. The SVA R2 Subsea Valve Actuator from Bosch... 

BMG launches business-to-consumer e-commerce service
BMG launches business-to-consumer e-commerce service
10th June 2021 By: Schalk Burger

Industrial engineered products and components manufacturer BMG has launched e-commerce services on its online shopping platform. The service has been designed to boost customers' buying experience... 

Aboutt 70% of baler OEMS choose the Tsubaki RS100HT Agri Baler Chain
Company ensures up-to-date machinery trends reach industry
7th May 2021 By: Nadine Ramdass

Engineering solutions provider BMG’s agricultural specialists work closely with farmers, to ensure they benefit from constantly changing trends in agricultural machinery. “Through BMG’s Boer... 

New motors extend the application range of the Sinamics S210 servo drive system
12th April 2021 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Siemens is adding new servo motors to its proven Sinamics S210 single-cable servo drive system, thereby expanding its range of applications. Specifically, for use in the pharmaceutical and food... 

Parker set to unveil three aviation fuel safety innovations at new inter airport CONNECT event
7th April 2021 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, will preview three aviation fuel safety products at inter airport CONNECT from 20–21 April 2021. To support airport industry... 

Automation specialists to build on 15 years of success
23rd March 2021

Industrial automation and robotics specialists Hybrid Automation –  a privately owned company founded in 2005 by MD Sachin Singh –  specialises in the design, development, manufacture, installation... 

Parker launches the icount LaserCM30, a next generation particle contamination monitor with test procedure in under 90 seconds
2nd November 2020 By: Creamer Media Reporter

The Hydraulic and Industrial Process Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced the launch of the Parker icount LaserCM30 Particle... 

Parker’s SCFF couplings avoid loss of fluid and help protect the environment
2nd November 2020 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, is expanding its FlatFace offering with the SCFF series. The SCFF series of couplings offers users a number of benefits... 

Parker releases new software tool for maintenance of IQAN modules
24th August 2020 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, has developed a user-friendly service and maintenance tool for its IQAN series of controllers and displays. IQANgo enables... 

New EPDM seal material from Parker Prädifa with global approvals for drinking water applications
24th August 2020 By: Creamer Media Reporter

The Engineered Materials Group of Parker Hannifin, the worldwide leader in motion and control technologies, has developed a new, robust EPDM sealing material named EJ820, specifically designed for... 

Ramping up valve production for ventilators to support pandemic relief effort
24th August 2020 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, is accelerating production in response to increased demand for solenoid and proportional valves used in ventilation equipment... 

The new Cat 6060 features updated engines, improved hydraulics, heavy-duty structures and undercarriage, Cat electronics and a state-of-the-art cab
Next-generation shovel designed for better performance
17th July 2020 By: Darren Parker

Original-equipment manufacturer Caterpillar opened orders for its next generation Cat 6060 hydraulic mining shovel late last year, although none have been sold in Africa yet. Caterpillar hydraulic... 

Automation platform encompasses engineering software
Automation streamlines engineering
8th April 2020

A new open automation platform boasts a 30% to 50% reduction in engineering time and effort, with a resultant reduction in time to market for new machines. The ctrlX AUTOMATION platform aims to... 

Incorporating the freely programmable MOVI-PLC into the HandlingKinematics solution allows for greater flexibility
Automated solution supplied to OEM
7th February 2020 By: Darren Parker

Drive engineering and automation company SEW-Eurodrive has supplied its highly configurable HandlingKinematics to a local original-equipment manufacturer (OEM) of concrete brick, block and paving... 

Drive system for smaller, more flexible machines
10th January 2020

A servo drive, motor and cable that can function as a system without a controller, has been introduced. The growing consumer demand for more product variety and packaging sizes is creating a need... 

Stone-Stamcor boosts Cape Town operation
17th October 2019 By: Creamer Media Reporter

In order to enhance its service to its Western and Eastern Cape customers, Stone-Stamcor has embarked on a business improvement project for its Cape Town branch. The new location of the Cape Town... 

The Ethernet communication module and corresponding controller offer safer solutions to industrial control systems
Built-in security offers control system integrity
6th September 2019

Industrial automation and information technology provider Rockwell Automation has launched its enhanced ControlLogix EtherNet – Internet protocol (IP) communication module and the ControlLogix 5580... 

Global Partnerships for Global Automotive Support
5th November 2018 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Parker Hannifin is the global leader in motion control components and system solutions serving the industrial, mobile, and automotive markets. Specializing in hydraulic, pneumatic,... 



Weir Minerals Africa and Middle East
Weir Minerals Africa and Middle East

Weir Minerals Europe, Middle East and Africa is a global supplier of excellent minerals solutions, including pumps, valves, hydrocyclones,...


Rittal is a world leading provider of top-quality integrated systems for enclosures, power distribution, climate control, IT infrastructure and...


Multotec, recognised industry leaders in metallurgy and process engineering help mining houses across the world process minerals more efficiently,...

Booyco Electronics
Booyco Electronics

Booyco Electronics, South African pioneer of Proximity Detection Systems, offers safety solutions for underground and surface mining, quarrying,...


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