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Sugarcane is a sustainable aviation fuel option

THE SA Sugar Association published a Diversification Report in February 2024. It is the first in a series of quarterly reports that SASA will...

Technology is key to sustaining the sugar industry

By Dr Muhammad Kadwa, president of the South African Sugar Technologists’ Association (SASTA) THE South African sugar industry is synonymous with the rural economy, and...

Sugar tax-related job losses threaten the livelihoods of small-scale growers

RECENTLY released research fundamentally misrepresents the negative impact of the so-called sugar tax on job losses in the South African sugar industry, according to...

There’s more to hot dip galvanising than an attractive surface appearance

HOT dip galvanising is a corrosion control mechanism. Yet, as with many things, hot dip galvanised articles are frequently – and inaccurately – judged...

PMB steel fabrication legacy lives on in multidisciplinary Mt Edgecombe operation

IN South Africa’s dynamic and frequently volatile steel sector, succession planning and the creation of robust synergies are often the exception to the rule,...

Exceptional technology at world-class show

THOUSANDS of visitors from across the country attended Machine Tools Africa eager to see the latest machinery, products, services and technologies that South Africa...

The value of conducting property lease audits

THE lease stands as the cornerstone of occupier-landlord relationships in commercial real estate. Yet beneath the surface of these carefully drafted documents lies a...

Latest Stats SA reports portray a fragile economy

A RANGE of annual, quarterly and monthly statistical reports published by the country’s official statistical agency, Stats SA, at the end of June, portrays...

Long steel operations to continue in Newcastle

ARCELORMITTAL South Africa has confirmed that the winding-down of its long steel product operations based in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal has been deferred. In a business...

Liquid logistics specialist is building a legacy

DAF Trucks has proven its performance as an all-rounder, this time as tanker trailers for Legacy Bulk. The Cape-based liquid logistics company took delivery...

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Supplier partnership ensures construction contractor’s quality

TAKING an unconventional route into the construction sector, EB Construction’s Ben Wagner has built a solid contracting business that serves residential, commercial and industrial...

Crushing and screening customers supported

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