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Digitising manual and paper-based processes - increasing efficiencies and data velocity

By: Creamer Media Reporter      9th April 2021 Statistics show that since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, many sectors and industries have expedited their digitalisation strategies to stay relevant and in business. The pandemic’s impact on the world economy and the restrictions it enforced on day-to-day business activities have pushed... 

Assmang Black Rock Mine boosts security with Devtron’s Circuit Master cloud-based fence monitoring system

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th April 2021 Security at the Assmang Black Rock Mine in the Northern Cape has been dramatically improved since moving from a radio-based alarm monitoring and communications system to Devtron’s cloud-based, Circuit Master solution. Assmang (Pty) Limited mines manganese ore at the Black Rock Mining Complex... 

College introduces digital artisan training

By: Khutso Maphatsoe     2nd April 2021 In addition to the initial training of artisans, during which they are taught how to work with hand-held and power tools, artisan and mining skills training college Colliery Training College (CTC) has introduced Artisan 4.0 training. Although the need to carry and use physical tools will remain,... 

Water Resource Management – a world-wide concern as we celebrate World Water Day

By: Creamer Media Reporter      19th March 2021 Scarcity of fresh water has become an unavoidable and serious threat. By John Conboy – Danfoss Drives Director – Danfoss Middle East & Africa 

Airbus, partners launch programme to determine climate impact of synthetic fuel

By: Rebecca Campbell     18th March 2021 On Tuesday an Airbus A350XWB airliner, powered by two Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines, took off from Blagnac Airport in Toulouse, in France. What was special about this flight was that the aircraft was using only sustainable aviation fuels (SAF). The airliner, registration F-WXWB, is one of Airbus’... 

Airbus reports major assembly step for Jupiter spaceprobe

By: Rebecca Campbell     17th March 2021 Airbus Defence and Space has reported that it has achieved the latest milestone in its assembly of the European Space Agency’s (ESA’s) Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) spacecraft. The space probe was fitted, at the company’s satellite integration centre at Friedrichshafen in Germany, with its... 

Protecting against evolving ransomware attack trends

15th March 2021 By Derek Manky, Chief, Security Insights & Global Threat Alliances at Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs Ransomware attack trends continues to evolve, and the current iterations seen during the COVID-19 pandemic are no exception. During this time, malicious actors have attacked healthcare organisations,... 

Suzuki launches new entry into highly competitive affordable SUV market 

By: Irma Venter     9th February 2021 Suzuki Auto South Africa (SASA) this week unveiled India’s most popular compact sports-utility vehicle (SUV) to the local market – the Vitara Brezza. The Vitara Brezza was first introduced in India in 2016, with an upgraded model that arrived last year. It has since become the most popular... 

Pepperl+Fuchs Rotary Encoder with IO-Link—The Foundation for I4.0 Applications

By: Creamer Media Reporter      25th January 2021 At a glance: Condition monitoring and predictive maintenance Configurability offers price advantages Wide range of mechanical versions available Individual software configuration at the factory Expandable condition monitoring functions Condition monitoring, predictive maintenance, and cost... 

Load turning with maximum safety

5th January 2021 Every so often, users of indoor cranes are faced with the complex task of not only lifting and horizontally moving heavy components such as press tools, machine beds or special containers, but turning them, too. In order to enhance safety during this process Demag has introduced a new standard... 

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