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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...

Speedy response puts oil tanker back in service

SKF has helped a shipping operator to repair one of its oil product tankers at very short notice. Prime Marine is a leading provider of...

Maritime enforcement laws a lifeline for shipping creditors

SOUTH Africa’s maritime enforcement laws can be a lifeline for shipping creditors left high and dry despite having an arbitration award against their debtors. That’s...

Post-lockdown bounce for transport titan’s ports and logistics businesses

DURBAN-based logistics leader Grindrod Limited has announced its final financial results for the year ended 31 December 2020, reporting “solid” performances in its core...

Freight transport sector recovery stalls

GROWTH has slowed in the improving freight transport sector, but the upward yearly trend remains on course. That’s according to Hein Jordt, Managing Director of...

Marine portfolio helps keep your vessel shipshape

WHEN a ship is at sea, outside support is a long way off and rough seas present extreme working conditions. Equipment reliability and flexibility...

Logistics barometer points to two-speed recovery

A year after the Ctrack Freight Transport Index turned negative the recovery is now well and truly underway. According to Ctrack SA, the biggest...

Customer portal helps keep crane maintenance on track

INVESTING in cranes and lifting systems for a plant or factory is one of the biggest financial undertakings that a company considers. Issues such...

New straddle carriers for Durban Container Terminal

THE Durban Container Terminal (DCT) Pier 2 took delivery of another 13 of 23 electric straddle carriers on Sunday, introducing major impact in the...

How COVID-19 and digital tech have changed auctions forever

THERE will always be a place for live auctions, but every auction company must have secure, industry-tailored digital platforms that reach larger audiences and...

Richards Bay offers ‘fantastic’ growth partnership opportunities: parastatal boss’s bullish verdict

TRANSNET Group Chief Executive Portia Derby recently visited the Port of Richards Bay to speak to local government and business leaders on the prospects...

Unlocking the earthmoving industry

THE first comprehensive survey of the size and complexity of the construction, earthmoving and mining equipment industry in more than 20 years has been...

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Acquisition of Sunshine Bakery by RCL Foods

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Toyota opens R365-million warehouse

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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,...