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Lighting the way to COVID-free business premises

Face masks and social distancing remain key weapons in the fight against COVID-19, but landlords and business owners now have a third option, writes Conrad...

Pre-fabulous! COVID clinics among hundreds of mobile buildings erected in record time

OVER a nine-month period, Kwikspace executed 630 projects, delivering and erecting more than 1 700 prefabricated, relocatable buildings covering 55 000 m². Of these,...

New machines a boost for anti-COVID fight

A R1.5-million donation from edible oil processor and consumer goods heavyweight Willowton Group promises to be a significant boost in the fight against the...

Electronic pressure gauges for explosion hazard areas

INSTROTECH is offering Keller’s range of five intrinsically safe electronic pressure gauges for use in areas subject to gas explosion risks. They are compliant with...

Fast track solution for KZN COVID wards

WORKING closely with the Department of Health in Kwa-Zulu Natal, TAL, a division of Norcros SA, has helped fast track an overhaul of the...

How gas can help businesses cut energy costs

THANKS to COVID-19 it’s now more important than ever for manufacturers to strike a balance between innovation and cost-saving. That’s according to Virtual Gas Network,...

Mobile labs plan to take food safety testing to rural SA

THE Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is collaborating with non-profit company Mobile Agricultural Skills and Development Training (MASDT) to introduce an accessible...

Components supplier boosts workplace safety offering

RS Components has announced the introduction of the Clifford & Snell range of industrial and hazardous area sounders and beacons from Moflash Signalling. “The close...

Locally made ventilators set to save lives throughout Africa

LOCAL production of bridge ventilators for the Africa Medical Supplies Platform (AMSP) is in full swing at ESG Medical Equipment’s manufacturing facility in Johannesburg. Gavin...

Adapting a road-freight business for survival – and growth

COMPOUNDED by a technical recession, a third-quarter GDP drop of 2%, and lockdown restrictions passing the 100-day mark, South Africa’s already pressured freight-forwarding market...

Homegrown cable gland a world-first

HE primary function of any cable gland is to anchor the cable securely to an electrical apparatus, with Ex d (flameproof) cable glands providing...

Pharmacy chain partners with Durban clothing manufacturer to support enterprise development

IN a move designed to support local manufacturing and small enterprises, Dis-Chem Pharmacies has partnered with corporate clothing group Worksgroup to outsource the production...

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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...