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Robust and reliable single-stage liquid ring vacuum pumps

THE Dolphin LG/LR liquid ring vacuum pumps are a series of robust and reliable single stage vacuum pumps from Busch in a base plate...

Power transmission solutions for high productivity in the sugar industry

LEADING engineering specialists BMG plays a critical role in the sugar sector, not only during the operational period of sugar production, but also in...

Sugar producer chair resigns

TONGAAT Hulett has announced the resignation of its chair Louis von Zeuner. The company announced that he advised the board he will not available for...

Sugar giant welcomes progress in criminal case against former execs

TONGAAT Hulett has welcomed the appearance in court of six former company executives, in relation to fraud charges, describing it as another step towards...

Sugar giant seeks R450m in civil claims against former execs

TONGAAT Hulett says it is committed to act on the findings of the PwC forensic investigations which identified certain senior executives for initiating or...

Sweet boost for Africa’s sugar value chain

MANY communities within sub-Saharan Africa rely on sugar not only as a source of calorific energy, but for the employment, industrialisation, and trade opportunities...

Tight deadline for KZN sugar plant upgrade

BOSCH Projects was appointed by UCL Company (Pty) Ltd to undertake three major projects for the recent expansion at its sugar factory in Dalton,...

New director for sugar research body

AGRICULTURE industry veteran, Dr Terence Stanger, has taken up the post of Director at the South African Sugarcane Research Institute (SASRI). He replaces Dr...

Securing the future of the SA sugar industry

The Sugar Industry Master Plan was signed by all stakeholders and social partners on the 16th of November 2020. Dave Howells, MD of Tongaat...

Praise for sugar giant’s support of small-scale growers

AGRICULTURE, Land Reform and Rural Development Minister Thoko Didiza has praised sugar heavyweight Illovo South Africa for the successful culmination of its Small-Scale Grower...

Sugar masterplan sweet news to big suppliers

THE sugar masterplan being implemented by the government has seen a commitment from large users to procure at least 80% of their requirements from...

Sweet tribute on passing of politician and peacemaker par excellence

ILLOVO Sugar South Africa has paid tribute to political peacemaker and champion of reconciliation Dr Meshack Radebe who played a critical role in securing...

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Outsourced steam production set to become the norm for businesses

IN recent years the demand for outsourced steam solutions has grown significantly as steam-reliant businesses continue to look for ways to reduce their costs,...