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Fabrication set for ISO 45001 accreditation

By: Cameron Mackay     11th April 2020 Engineering services company, Inkwali Fabrication and Maintenance is currently in the process of being accredited for ISO 45001, and maintains stringent safety standards that ensure zero harm to people, equipment and the environment. Inkwali’s aim is to continually improve on safety standards and... 

Business is booming for supplier

By: Darren Parker     10th April 2020 Stainless steel vessels and tanks supplier Metal Tank Industries has noted a definite market upswing in the past eight months, particularly in the food and beverage sector, as well as in the industrial sector, in terms of mineral oils, petroleum oils, chemicals and agrochemicals production.... 

Engineering company exploits gap in market

By: Mc'Kyla Nortje     10th April 2020 South Africa-based foundry and engineering company Thos Begbie sales engineer Esli Bantjes explains that the shortage of capital in South Africa has forced mining companies to cut back on retaining full-time maintenance crews, instead outsourcing this critical service when necessary. This has... 

Optimum safety with Apex Welding and Safety Screens

6th April 2020 Protecting workers from being exposed to harsh ultra-violet light and dangerous u.v. radiation is simple. Install Apex Welding and Safety Screens and provide a safe workshop environment.  

Optimum safety with Apex Welding and Safety screens

By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd April 2020 Made from specially formulated PVC material, Apex Welding and Safety Screens will ensure optimum safety in workshop environments, protecting workers from harsh ultra-violet light and dangerous u.v. radiation which occurs during welding and grinding processes. This locally manufactured safety... 

Werner Pumps upgrades facility to ramp up output 

19th March 2020 Local hydraulic pump supplier Werner South Africa Pumps & Equipment has upgraded its on-site facilities to allow for better quality control, more environment friendly manufacturing and faster assembly of its hydraulic pump trucks. Halima Frost has the details. 

First Cut’s Bremsaw acquisition a springboard to the Mpumalanga sawmilling and timber industry

13th February 2020 Mpumalanga, and its capital Mbombela, is the centre of South Africa’s sawmilling and timber industry. When the cutting equipment supplier and blade sharpener Bremsaw was up for sale, First Cut saw this as an ideal opportunity to further its presence in the Mpumalanga timber industry. Since the... 

Innovation, skills and learning at Machine Tools Africa 2020

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th January 2020 As the biggest trade exhibition of its kind in Africa, Machine Tools Africa is all about innovation with its focus on additive manufacturing, automation and control, CNC machinery, cutting tools, machines, robotics, and more. Taking place from 12 to 15 May at the Expo Centre in Johannesburg, it’s... 

Maxiflex raises the curtain on new ribbed PVC materials

15th January 2020 Maxiflex, a market leader in PVC strip curtains in South Africa since 1990, has further extended their comprehensive portfolio with the introduction of a new range of extra durable ribbed material. Manufactured from durable, impact- and scratch-resistant material, these highly robust PVC strip... 

Welding Alloys South Africa

6th December 2019 Crushing hammers, cane knives, washboards, shredders, trash plates and mill roll arcing are a few areas within a sugar mill that experience significant wear. In most cases, demand on throughput outweighs the need to do regular and ongoing maintenance.  It is vital to extract the most value out of... 

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