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ROCOL gearbox lubricant from BI helps combat water ingress

9th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and other clean environments require NSF H1-grade lubricants for hygiene and health and safety purposes. ROCOL Rapid Demulse 220 from leading supplier is ideal for such demanding applications. This is a non-toxic, high-performance gearbox lubricant designed... 

ebiexperts Welcomes South Africa Qlik Master Reseller Throughout Africa

9th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Specialist Business Intelligence (BI) software product development company,  QVAuctor – ebiexperts, recently announced its new distribution partnership with South Africa Qlik Master Reseller (SAQMR, SAQlik). “I am very excited by the partnership with ebiexperts. At SAQMR we are focused on... 

ebiexperts Welcomes South Africa Qlik Master Reseller Throughout Africa

Allied Steelrode: Stretching steel, capacity and competitiveness with second stretcher leveller

9th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Local steel major Allied Steelrode made history in 2015 with the purchase and commissioning of South Africa's very first dedicated stretcher leveller. This machine was ordered from Red Bud Industries, the leading original equipment manufacturer (OEM) in the United States. The stretcher leveller,... 

Allied Steelrode: Stretching steel, capacity and competitiveness with second stretcher leveller

PASA plays important role in rejuvenation of Joburg inner city

9th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA), part of the Paragon Group of architecture and interior architecture companies, has played an important role in the rejuvenation of the Johannesburg inner city with its conversion of the former ANC Shell House headquarters at 51 Plein Street into a 563-unit... 

Allied Steelrode: Stretching steel, capacity and competitiveness with second stretcher leveller

9th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Local steel major Allied Steelrode made history in 2015 with the purchase and commissioning of South Africa's very first dedicated stretcher leveller. This machine was ordered from Red Bud Industries, the leading original equipment manufacturer (OEM) in the United States. The stretcher leveller,... 

thyssenkrupp Technical Training Academy opens doors to education and innovation

9th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions South Africa proudly hosted the official opening of its Technical Training Academy situated at their Service Centre in Chloorkop. The company extends a sincere thank you to Naledi Pandor, Minister of Higher Education, for her participation in the prestigious... 

thyssenkrupp Technical Training Academy opens doors to education and innovation

Grass, thatch, lightning and fire – a potentially deadly South African combination

By: Creamer Media Reporter      9th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Mothers, children, firefighters, and those in both formal and informal housing were all victims of last year’s deadly Knysna fires. A separate image of a lone, partially-blinded horse walking along the N2 trying to get home summed up the devastation for many.[1] These are just some of the... 

Schauenburg’s CSR Program supports The People for Ukajede Foundation with R520 000

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Schauenburg Systems, as part of the Schauenburg International–Africa Group, acknowledges Corporate Social Responsibility as an important component of its corporate citizenship and as such believes in the sustainable development of previously disadvantaged individuals and communities in South... 

Schauenburg’s CSR Program supports The People for Ukajede Foundation with R520 000

Chicago Pneumatic generates wave at KwaZulu-Natal MTEs

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Chicago Pneumatic, a leader in high-performance compact tools and equipment, travelled to the coast to display its generator prowess at the KwaZulu-Natal Mining & Technical Exhibition (MTE) held in Pongola on 16 October 2018 and Richards Bay on 18 October 2018. The company gave away its... 

Chicago Pneumatic generates wave at KwaZulu-Natal MTEs

The world’s first truly integrated tele-ultrasound to empower the next generation of healthcare professionals in South Africa

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Philips and the University of Johannesburg (UJ), Faculty of Health Sciences  recommit to strengthening South Africa’s health system through world-class clinical education and training Ongoing collaboration at UJ’s state-of-the-art Medical Simulation Lab has imparted critical care skills and... 

ISG Paves The Way For Upmarket Living In Polokwane

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / A little bit of magic is to be found just outside of Polokwane in the form of The Aloes Lifestyle Estate, which since inception in 2010, has continued to expand its upmarket residential and retirement living concept. The tranquil and exclusively designed estate contracted Technicrete and Rocla... 

ISG Paves The Way For Upmarket Living In Polokwane

Engineered For Simplicity And Reliability

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Suitable for a wide range applications such as time control, position indication, control of rotation speed and batch counting, the Hengstler Tico 772 multifunctional counter is extremely easy to use. Available from Countapulse Controls, this electronic preset counter has been engineered for... 

Engineered For Simplicity And Reliability

Decreasing Downtime And Increasing Safety With Superior Floor Grating Products

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Maintenance and unplanned downtime cost companies billions of rands annually. While not all factors can be controlled, ensuring plant structures and equipment are kept in good condition are primary contributors to a productive and profitable operation. Not only does the choice of appropriate... 

Decreasing Downtime And Increasing Safety With Superior Floor Grating Products

GEM Kathu supplies three SANY excavators to the AMG Group

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Goscor Earth Moving (GEM) Kathu, part of the Goscor Group, has continued its growth in the important Northern Cape mining region with the recent delivery of three SANY SY500H excavators to the AMG Group (Africa Mining Group) in September. This major new manganese-mining client currently has a... 

Engen Learn programme provides critical life-skills

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Engen, in collaboration with FUEL Online Training, has delivered a record 3.5 million training interventions to Engen forecourt attendants around the country since its inception in 2013. The training focuses on job skills and competencies related to customer service as well as critical... 

Engen Learn programme provides critical life-skills

How CISOs Can Maintain Corporate Privacy Even as Employees Adopt Emerging Technologies

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Doros Hadjizenonos, regional sales director at Fortinet in South Africa Today’s workforce is increasingly comprised of millennials and other tech-savvy individuals that are accustomed to using technology in every aspect of their lives. As new technology emerges, this group of employees expects a... 

How CISOs Can Maintain Corporate Privacy Even as Employees Adopt Emerging Technologies

Mauritanides 2018 posts 30% increase in sponsors & exhibitors with majors BP, ExxonMobil & Shell participating for first time

8th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Mauritanides, the largest and only biennial mining and energy conference and exhibition held in Mauritania since 2010, has posted a strong 30% increase in sponsors & exhibitors compared to the previous 2016 edition. With one more month to go, the final number of sponsors & exhibitors is expected... 

Chicago Pneumatic displays “mooi” generators in the North West

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Following months of crowd-gathering at the successful Mining & Technical Exhibitions (MTEs), Chicago Pneumatic once again exhibited its highly sought after CPPG5 portable generator at the Mooinooi MTE in the North West Province on 27 September 2018. Chicago Pneumatic possesses decades of... 

Chicago Pneumatic displays “mooi” generators in the North West

Is there a duty on employees to "snitch" on their fellow colleagues if they become aware they are committing workplace misconduct or crime?

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The subject heading above is all but related to a difficult concept of "derivative misconduct", which lies in an employee’s failure to offer reasonable assistance to an employer to disclose information about individuals, the wrongdoers, who are responsible for the primary misconduct. Derivative... 

Is there a duty on employees to

Building future-proof CIO capacity crucial for SA progress

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The role of the CIO is evolving fast, and CIO upskilling and new ICT skills pipelines must be a focus if SA is to stay abreast of global development, say leading SA CIOs. Speaking ahead of the annual Institute of Information Technology Professionals SA (IITPSA) President’s Awards, which recognise... 

NUVO™ welcomes new director of strategy and corporate planning.

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / In today’s business world, the only constant is change. Amidst the backdrop of colossal fluctuations of economy, our ability to adapt is paramount to current and future success. In the words of Steve Jobs, “innovation is the ability to see change as an opportunity, not a threat”. NUVO™ is a... 

NUVO™ welcomes new director of strategy and corporate planning.

Atlas Copco Industrial South Africa receives outstanding award for its Leadership Role in the Green Building Economy

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / On 14 September 2017 the Green Building Design Group introduced the Green Public Sector Awards during its 5th Going Green Conference which took place in Pietermaritzburg, KZN. The focus of this conference is to award companies and industry participants that are promoting and leading the... 

Atlas Copco Industrial South Africa receives outstanding award for its Leadership Role in the Green Building Economy

Engen Ikhwezi Convenience Centre opens in Mthatha

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Engen Ikhwezi, which officially opened on 26 October, offers a wide range of convenience to customers and is more like a mini-food hall, offering the people of Mthatha, a variety of yummy goodness 24/7. Customers can enjoy a diverse range of fast food, including a Steers, Debonairs Pizza, Corner... 

Engen Ikhwezi Convenience Centre opens in Mthatha

Is Basic Sanitation a Human Right?

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / From 2005 to 2017, Human Rights Watch conducted research in countries such as China, Russia, Nepal, South Africa, India and America to assess the levels of sanitation and other basic human rights. Senior women’s rights researcher at Human Rights Watch, Amanda Klasing, said, “The way people are... 

Thermaspray brings 360° coating solutions with the introduction of Laser Cladding technology

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Thermaspray proudly introduces laser cladding technology in a bid to offer customers a 360° coating product and service solution. “As one of South Africa’s leading surface engineering specialists, we boast an extensive range of coating and welding solutions including thermal spray coatings,... 

Thermaspray brings 360° coating solutions with the introduction of Laser Cladding technology

Offering data centres flexibility with standardisation

7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Rack-ready system for data centres Scalable in size, standard in practice  Fast fabrications save 30% on time Bullets  Schneider Electric has created ‘flexible standardisation’ for data centre operators that allows the company to support the different sized deployments its customers require... 

Available from RS Components, low-cost UrsaLeo Pi platform kickstarts IoT-sensor development

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, is making IoT sensing projects even easier to start, and more affordable, with the latest UrsaLeo Pi development kit. By combining the Silicon Labs Thunderboard™ 2 sensor module with a... 

RS Components expands RS Pro offering with range of current transformers

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel distributor, has announced availability of a range of RS Pro current transformers, which includes more than 100 devices available with highly competitive pricing. These new RS Pro components target a... 

HAZLETON PUMPS introduces the SA HIPPO submersible slurry pump on-site mechanical seal replacement system.

By: Creamer Media Reporter      6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The HIPPO Submersible pump range has been successfully in use since 1984 and HAZLETON PUMPS decided to re-design this range of pumps in order that the mechanical seals can be replaced on-site by the user without having to remove the shaft, bearings, the electrical stator winding or the pump... 

Tradecore Steel completes successful third year of operation

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Local steel trading company consolidates its African footprint and grows its product offering and manufacturing. Tradecore Steel (Pty) Ltd, a privately-owned steel trading and distribution company based in Wadeville, Johannesburg with offices in Durban and Cape Town, enters its fourth year of... 

Opti Agri now in the Country Bird Holdings stable

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / NWK’s poultry and animal feed businesses, jointly known as Opti Agri, has become a part of the Country Bird Holdings (CBH) group since 1 November this year. This transaction completes NWK’s divestment from various non-core business operations and gives momentum to the group’s renewed focus on its... 

DELBAG is now a member of the Hengst Group

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The acquisition process was completed by October 31, 2018 Münster,Following the binding agreement to acquire the DELBAG corporation from the FläktGroup in August of 2018, the parties involved were able to seal the transfer of title proceedings after completing an exceedingly swift closing process... 

Kwikspace completes new 1 000-learner school for the Gauteng Department of Education

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Tshepong Primary School in Gauteng is the latest South African school to be completely built from prefabricated building technology by Kwikspace. Contracted by the Gauteng Department of Education to supply a turnkey facility for approximately 1 000 primary school learners, Kwikspace together with... 

An Urban Economics Hologram

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / In pursuit of a sustainable economic ingredient for South Africa’s Urbanomics, it is important to note the following basic components, of which the prescribed policies such as the Municipal Systems Act 32 of 2000 as amended (MSA), The Public Finance Management Act 1 of 1999 (PFMA), Division of... 

Innovative Staffing Solutions Guarantees No Strikes From Employees

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The South African government has recently released a draft aimed at amending picketing rules for public comment. The amendment is intended to alter how unions embark on a protected strike, effectively tipping the scales in favour of the employer, some pundits have argued.  “Whilst these... 

The Cat®S61 – here’s why this device is a must-have for anyone in construction

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / If your job requires a hard hat, overalls and construction boots, and you call a building site your office, then an ordinary smartphone won’t do. But a rugged one will.  The Cat® S61 ticks this box and a host of others too. Rugged and resilient, this device is built to last, and boasts a range of... 

“Opportunity and threat in Africa’s growing waste sector”

6th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / South Africa faces both an opportunity and threat from the looming deluge of waste that will be generated on the continent. If recent projections prove to be correct, Africa’s municipal solid waste by 2025 will be nearly double the 2012 levels. This is according to a United Nations Environment... 

ABB adds new digital options to integrate and control electrical systems for mining customers

5th November 2018 / MEDIA STATEMENT / ABB AbilityTM System 800xA Power Control Library expands integration options with larger range of intelligent electronic devices for digital power control ABB recently expanded its ABB AbilityTM System 800xA Power Control Library (formerly MIDAS Library) software to include more options to... 

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