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Automaker announces new passenger model vehicle for Durban plant

IN what promises to be a huge shot in the arm to the Covid-battered KwaZulu-Natal economy, Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) recently confirmed plans...

Economic uptick good news for M&E sector

THE Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (SEIFSA) has welcomed the uptick in economic activity, as reflected in the positive GDP growth...

Stand-alone triggered rod drop monitoring system

CONDITION monitoring company Istec has announced the world-wide availability of its rod drop monitoring system for reciprocating compressors. It describes the the RecipSys 200 as...

Linear systems for high speed and precision

BMG’s linear motion systems and associated products are designed for high speed, high precision performance, to meet the rigorous demands of technologically advanced engineering. That’s...

Mobile raiseborer really gives it horns

IN response to customer requests for a different approach to the raise drilling and blasting sequence, Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology’s describes its highly...

Cutting-edge partnership delivers premium equipment, support to SA steel fabricators

TAIWAN-based capital equipment supplier Everising’s long-term collaboration with South African representative First Cut, has enabled local customers to successfully streamline their production equipment and...

Wireless tech boosts automated machine monitoring

SKF has teamed up with connectivity experts LumenRadio to create a new wireless monitoring system, measuring vibration and temperature. The “SKF Enlight Collect IMx-1...

Bumps in the road but innovators keep eyes on prize

TWO Wits University innovators may have hit a bump in the road towards commercialising their novel process for the recovery of platinum group metals...

Faster drilling with variable high-pressure compressors

IN a first for Rand-Air, the company has acquired Atlas Copco DrillAir Y1260 variable high-pressure (21 to 35 bar) compressors. According to the company, these...

Turbo-charged service earns award from petrochem giant

PETROCHEMICAL heavyweight Sasol has recognised Actom Turbo Machines with one of its top 2019 awards for exceptional service in repair, refurbishment and ongoing maintenance. The...

New spindle bearings for high speed, high precision machine tools

NSK presented its new Robustride cylindrical roller bearings for the spindle drives of high speed, high precision machine tools at the recent EMO Hannover...

SA launch for ground-breaking new drill

ELB Equipment recently became the launch client for one of the blasting and mining world’s most eagerly anticipated drills in recent times. The new Furukawa...

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Acquisition of Sunshine Bakery by RCL Foods

RCL Foods has concluded an agreement for the acquisition of Sunshine Bakery Holdings Proprietary Limited, a Company indirectly majority-owned by AFGRI Group Holdings. Established in...

Toyota opens R365-million warehouse

“I’m happy to report that the R365-million expansion of the Atlas Parts Warehouse, that kicked off two years ago, is now complete!,” says Andrew...

Reigniting economic growth through manufacturing

By Pragasen Moodley, Director, Key Account Management, Sage South Africa THIS year’s Manufacturing Indaba painted a picture of a dynamic industry powering South Africa into...

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,...