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R147m boost for agri skills development

THE Agricultural Sector Education Training Authority (AgriSETA) has announced its partnerships with industry partners worth R147 million. CEO Zenzele Myeza said the development was in...

Local equipment innovation makes its mark on global sugar sector

BOSCH Projects, with a regional office in Durban, has served the global sugar industry for over 58 years and offers a service encompassing strategic...

Jobs Fund partnership delivers sweet benefits to rural communities

A partnership between Tongaat Hulett and The Jobs Fund to accelerate socio-economic transformation in rural communities, which began in 2014, has proven its worth...

Local equipment innovation makes its mark on global sugar sector

BOSCH Projects, with a regional office in Durban, has served the global sugar industry for over 58 years and offers a service encompassing strategic...

Remote commissioning helps sugar mills improve quality, reduce costs‎

THREE 1.2 MW ACS880 mill drives and one 355 kW regenerative batch centrifugal drive have been remotely hot commissioned at Illovo Sugar Africa’s biggest...

Adding value to IPPs in the sugar industry

SUGAR millers depend on high plant availability for maximum input versus output. That’s according to SEW-Eurodrive, which offers a range of transmission solutions to...

Sugar giant sells Eswatini estates for R375m in bid to cut debt

DEBT-laden Tongaat Hulett has entered into an agreement with Eswatini’s Public Service Pensions Fund (the PSPF) to sell Tambankulu Estates, its Eswatini agri-business, for...

New balers now available in SA

KUBOTA’S latest BF 3255 RN/ RNT fixed chamber balers are now available in South Africa. According to the manufacturer, the balers with 2,2m extra wide,...

Keeping ageing water infrastructure going

ECIALISTS from BMG with technical knowledge and extensive experience in water engineering play an important role in upgrading ageing water and wastewater facilities and...

Mega digester delivery a ‘game changer’ for Africa water re-use

PIETERMARITZBURG-based Sustainable water and wastewater solutions company Talbot has delivered what it says is the first Econvert Eco Digester to be installed on the...

KZN firms join forces to tackle COVID-19 and hunger

WITH the coronavirus stretching hygiene and nutrition resources to breaking point, several KwaZulu-Natal businesses have banded together to fund and distribute thousands of hand...

Farmers urged to de-silt dams before dry season

AS the dry season approaches in many parts of South Africa, farmers need to ensure that silt is not limiting the volume of water...

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Municipality opens multi-million rand automotive hub

TRADING conditions for 33 informal traders and entrepreneurs who were previously operating under makeshift stalls have been transformed for the better following the official...

April / May 2021

The KZN Industrial & Business News is the only industrial publication of its kind dedicated to the region providing suppliers to industry with a...

Pothole patcher hailed a ‘game changer’ for SA roads and SMEs

KWAZULU-Natal-based Shisalanga Construction, known for road building innovations like using recycled plastic in asphalt, has now turned its attention to the nationwide pothole problem,...

Custom cluck trucks transport chicks in style

THE largest independent, non-integrated, day-old chick supplier in Southern Africa, Eagles Pride Hatchery, has taken delivery of two Serco-built truck bodies designed specifically for...