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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...

New pump seal technology

Viking Pump have developed a new sealing technology for their extensive range of Universal Seal series pumps – the O-Pro Seal. As the name suggest,...

Better lubrication to protect sugar mill bushings and gears

SUGAR production equipment works hard and requires adequate lubrication and maintenance to ensure it remains functional. With this in mind, Lubrication Engineers (LE) South Africa...

Still sweet on sugar after 60 years as a supplier

FROM the growing of sugar cane on the agricultural side to sugar refineries on the production side, leading supplier Bearings International (BI) plays a...

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,...

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Freight body ‘dismayed’ as cyber-attack cripples ports

THE Road Freight Association (RFA) has voiced its dismay and grave concern at the recent cyber-attack on Transnet which caused crippling delays and disruptions...

Insurer pledges R10 million to rebuild SMEs following riots

OLD Mutual Insure says it is working around the clock to finalise looting-related claims – which it is mandated to handle on behalf of...

Big rebrand for top civils stable of companies

OSBORN Engineered Products, a leading manufacturer of specialised equipment for asphalt road building, aggregate processing and concrete production has unified under the new global...

N3 upgrades on track says roads agency

CONSTRUCTION work on the upgrade of N3 from the Cato Ridge Interchange to the northern end of the Dardanelles Cutting started on 14 April...

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Freight body ‘dismayed’ as cyber-attack cripples ports

THE Road Freight Association (RFA) has voiced its dismay and grave concern at the recent cyber-attack on Transnet which caused crippling delays and disruptions...

Insurer pledges R10 million to rebuild SMEs following riots

OLD Mutual Insure says it is working around the clock to finalise looting-related claims – which it is mandated to handle on behalf of...

Big rebrand for top civils stable of companies

OSBORN Engineered Products, a leading manufacturer of specialised equipment for asphalt road building, aggregate processing and concrete production has unified under the new global...

N3 upgrades on track says roads agency

CONSTRUCTION work on the upgrade of N3 from the Cato Ridge Interchange to the northern end of the Dardanelles Cutting started on 14 April...