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Fast Population Growth Means Fast Infrastructure!

3rd August 2017 The World Health Organisation estimates that by 2025 half of the world’s population will be living in water-stressed areas. That is a frightening statistic. With water being the key source to life as we know it, this is a serious problem that needs serious solutions. 

Capital Gains Tax - The Inflation Bear Trap

1st August 2017 Given the absence of inflation indexation, Capital Gains Tax (CGT) in South Africa (SA) is currently costlier than the published rate; the calculations below illustrate CGT becoming an all-encompassing problem if inflation rises further. Business owners and Boards of companies that are developing... 

Capital Gains Tax - The Inflation Bear Trap

Ecsponent Development Fund improving BEE procurement in the Mining Sector

21st June 2017 JSE-listed African financial services company, Ecsponent Limited, says that its unique Ecsponent Development Fund (EDF) provides large corporate business with an effective way of managing preferential procurement and improving reliable delivery whilst ensuring true social upliftment and skills... 

Ecsponent Development Fund improving BEE procurement in the Mining Sector

Automated Fluid dispensing: PRO Series delivers complete, vision-guided automated solution

19th June 2017 Key features that simplify tedious programming: Vision and laser height sensing with closed-loop encoding to detect height variations on the surface of a product and makes corrections to the dispensing height to prevent uneven deposits and tip or workpiece damage. Smart vision CCD camera that... 

Automated Fluid dispensing: PRO Series delivers complete, vision-guided automated solution

Revamped Polity website gives prominence to exclusive content  

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th June 2017 One of South Africa’s pioneering websites, Creamer Media’s Polity.org.za, is being re-launched in June 2017 to give its readers easier access to more exclusive content and to strengthen the site’s research and referencing capabilities. Kenneth Creamer, CEO of Creamer Media, says that in addition... 

Revamped Polity website gives prominence to exclusive content

Creamer Media announces special offer on real economy research portal

7th June 2017 Creamer Media has announced a special offer on its well-respected research portal Research Channel Africa. Research Channel Africa offers unparalleled access to intelligence on industry and mining in South Africa and the wider African continent. 

Creamer Media announces special offer on real economy research portal

Africa’s railways: A multibillion dollar industry

7th June 2017 An efficient and effective transport system is essential to the success of any economy and Africa is no exception. From freight to passenger, Africa’s railway systems holds the key to the continents’ development. We are seeing this in some of the world’s fastest growing economies, who call Africa... 

Africa’s railways: A multibillion dollar industry

Latest in automation technology goes on show in Johannesburg

29th May 2017 Advanced automation solutions for every area of process control will go on show at the Africa Automation Fair and Connected Industries conference from 6-8 June 2017 at the Ticketpro Dome in North Riding. Africa Automation Fair and the Connected Industries conference, to be staged alongside... 

Latest in automation technology goes on show in Johannesburg

Customised 2018 Diaries to be produced by Creamer Media

25th May 2017 Creamer Media will during the month of May 2017 be marketing Customised 2018 Diaries as high-impact corporate gifts. The Diaries, sized either as A4 or as a smaller corporate size, will offer branding opportunities on their covers as well as on their ribbons. 

Customised 2018 Diaries to be produced by Creamer Media

Innovation, education key to SA transition to Industrie 4.0

25th May 2017 The Fourth Industrial Revolution or ‘Industrie 4.0’ is forever changing the world of manufacturing and automation. To keep pace with global trends, South Africa must invest in education and innovation, experts say. 

Innovation, education key to SA transition to Industrie 4.0

Fluid Dispensing: Innovative P-Jet Non-Contact Jetting Technology

By: Yolande Botes     22nd May 2017 • Nordson EFD P-Jet and P-Dot valves and V100 controllers jet low- to high-viscosity fluids with great precision and repeatability. • They operate with frequencies of up to 280Hz, very low pressure of 87 psi (6 bar) and dispensable volume starting at 3 nL. • They feature exchangeable nozzles... 

Fluid Dispensing: Innovative P-Jet Non-Contact Jetting Technology

Creamer Media to partner with Joburg annual mining event

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th May 2017 As a media partner for the event, Mining Weekly will publish a Preview Feature about the Joburg Indaba in the edition dated 29 September 2017. To find out more about this great marketing opportunity or to secure an advertisement space contact Creamer Media’s advertising department on 2711 622... 

Creamer Media to partner with Joburg annual mining event

South Africa’s premier Engineering event of the year

10th May 2017 The ECC is hosted by ESTEQ on 18 May 2017 at the CSIR ICC (International Convention Centre) in Pretoria. The ECC is fast becoming the premium event of its kind in South Africa. Industry itself showcases the exceptional work being done in Design, Simulation and Testing, through to Manufacturing... 

South Africa’s premier Engineering event of the year

5th Annual African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo scheduled for 23-24 May 2017

27th April 2017 The 5th Annual African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo is taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre, Gauteng from 23 to 24 May 2017. With an expected 45 countries participating, this is Africa’s mega construction and infrastructure show and biggest gathering of 9 000 qualified buyers and... 

AzarGen’s case for a commercial plant-made pharmaceutical facility in South Africa

25th April 2017 AzarGen Biotechnologies, South Africa’s only private plant-based biopharmaceutical company, is imagining a world-class commercial plant-made pharmaceutical facility for South Africa. AzarGen, one of a few biopharming companies in the world focuses on developing human therapeutic proteins using... 

AzarGen’s case for a commercial plant-made pharmaceutical facility in South Africa

Creamer Media announces special offer for Real Economy Yearbook to be published in June

25th April 2017 The next edition of Creamer Media’s Real Economy Yearbook will be published on 30 June 2017 and will provide a researched overview of the state of play in a number of industrial and mining sectors. As in previous years, the Real Economy Yearbook will include updates on key news developments in... 

Creamer Media announces special offer for Real Economy Yearbook to be published in June

Creamer Media to partner with Construction and Concrete events

By: Creamer Media Reporter      20th April 2017 Creamer Media is a media partner for the African Construction Expo & Totally Concrete 2017 event, taking place on 23 and 24 May 2017 at Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg. The Engineering News edition dated 12 May 2017 will include a special Cement & Concrete feature previewing the... 

Creamer Media to partner with Construction and Concrete events

Demo Days, Johannesburg: Hawkeye Precision Borescopes & ProScope Microscopes

18th April 2017 G.P Agencies, South Africa's premier importer and agents for high-quality hand-held microscopes and borescopes will be hosting two open days in Johannesburg on 24th and 25th April 2017. This is the perfect opportunity for you to have hands on experience of the quality Hawkeye Precision Borescopes... 

Demo Days, Johannesburg: Hawkeye Precision Borescopes & ProScope Microscopes

The 2017 SAAMA conference will be hub for the exchange of innovative ideas around the physical asset management

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th April 2017 The Southern African Asset Management Association (SAAMA) is gearing up to host the 4th annual physical asset management conference from 5 to 7 June 2017 at the Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West, Cape Town. The conference will focus on asset management as a holistic, systematic, dynamic and... 

The 2017 SAAMA conference will be hub for the exchange of innovative ideas around the physical asset management

Creamer Media deepens partnership with Security and Health and Safety events

By: Creamer Media Reporter      6th April 2017 Creamer Media is a media partner for SECUREX 2017 (link to site) and for A-OSHEXPO 2017, taking place from 30 May to 1 June 2017, and will distribute special editions of Engineering News and Mining Weekly at these events.   

Creamer Media deepens partnership with Security and Health and Safety events

South Africa’s Department of Human Settlements to support African Construction and Totally Concrete initiative

27th March 2017 South Africa’s National Department of Human Settlements announces its support of the 5th annual African Construction and Totally Concrete Expo that will take place from 23 to 24 May 2017 at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa.  The 2017 initiative welcomes South Africa’s... 

South Africa’s Department of Human Settlements to support African Construction and Totally Concrete initiative

New Nordson EFD 781 Mini Spray Valve

20th March 2017 Exceptionally Uniform Spray Control in 60% Smaller Form Factor Micro spray patterns ≥ 1 mm (0.04”) wide, innovative quick release (QR) technology, and modular design also set this spray valve apart. 

New Nordson EFD 781 Mini Spray Valve

Electricity 2017: A review of South Africa's electricity sector (PDF Report)

20th March 2017 A lack of adequate electricity supply in recent years has had a negative impact on the South African economy. Power shortages have hindered economic growth and negatively affected business confidence. Generation capacity issues were at the heart of the electricity supply woes, but a strong... 

 Electricity 2017: A review of South Africa's electricity sector (PDF Report)

Power & Electricity World Africa 2017

9th March 2017 Africa’s largest power and electricity show - Power & Electricity World Africa 2017 celebrates its 20th anniversary. The show welcomes over 7000 attendees and hosts a mecca of solution providers spanning 3 halls and thousands of square meters. Taking place in Johannesburg South Africa, this is a... 

Power & Electricity World Africa 2017

XLPE Lugs

28th February 2017 Crimping terminals for large power utilities. HellermannTyton recently launched the new XLPE Lugs that conform to SABS Class A 1803-1:2009. The XLPE lug has been designed specifically for use in the mining, power and utilities industry. - See more at:... 

XLPE Lugs

Renewable Energy System Solutions

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Renewable Energy System Solutions

Automotive Components Industry

28th February 2017 HellermannTyton serves a wide range of global target markets. This diverse market involvement allows us to bring cross-market wire management ideas and products to the forefront. HellermannTyton has the engineering/design resources and manufacturing capabilities to become working partner on any... 

Automotive Components Industry

2017 COID Renewals Period: Taking care of your greatest asset

23rd February 2017 Your staff are your greatest asset and add value to your organisation, and now it is time to return the favour by ensuring they are well looked after when they are injured. It is that time of year when Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases (COID) policies are renewed for employers... 

2017 COID Renewals Period: Taking care of your greatest asset

Kansai Plascon sets a new standard for road-marking paint

20th February 2017 Kansai Plascon’s BTP brick and concrete paint product is available in different colours, and adheres to notoriously difficult substrates. It also outlasts competitor products by a significant margin, setting a new benchmark in the road-marking sector in particular. This is according to a... 

Limited time to have your say - Manufacturing in Africa

13th February 2017 Deloitte Africa supported by the Manufacturing Circle seeks to help the manufacturing industry to better understand the current and future state of manufacturing on the continent. Help build the sector in Africa by expressing your view on manufacturing competitiveness by 17 February 2017. The... 

Limited time to have your say - Manufacturing in Africa

Quick and Easy Micro dispensing for optimal Throughput

7th February 2017 Unique Quick Release technology allows full change outs of wetted parts within seconds, reducing downtime for greater productivity. Nordson EFD, introduces the xQR41 Series MicroDot™ needle valve. • 60% smaller form factor than standard valves: The xQR41 valve’s small profile of 66 mm length x... 

Quick and Easy Micro dispensing for optimal Throughput

Deloitte continues to sharpen the skills of data analytics professionals across Africa

3rd February 2017 After the success of the first Deloitte School of Analytics education event in February 2016, Deloitte is once again bringing world class training to Africa in 2017. The Deloitte School of Analytics annual education event is a three day training programme that focuses on enhancing Analytics... 

Deloitte continues to sharpen the skills of data analytics professionals across Africa

Africa Mining Projects in Progress 2016 - Second Edition (PDF Report)

3rd February 2017 The second edition of Creamer Media’s Africa Mining Projects in Progress 2016 showcases some of the many mining projects across the continent that are progressing, despite the sector facing many challenges, including the difficulty of raising capital, as well as socioeconomic and regulatory... 

Africa Mining Projects in Progress 2016 - Second Edition (PDF Report)

Mining Indaba remains pivotal to Africa

By: Ilan Solomons     3rd February 2017 The mineral resources sector remains “critically important” to the African continent, which is why the Investing in African Mining Indaba has consistently been regarded as an event of “paramount significance”, says Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose. This is also a key motivation for the at least 24... 

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Manufacturing: Play your part – have your say

2nd February 2017 Help build manufacturing in Africa by expressing your view on manufacturing competitiveness. This short survey by Deloitte Africa, supported by the Manufacturing Circle, will collate the top drivers of competitiveness according to Africa’s manufacturing CEO’s and Senior Executives. The survey... 

Manufacturing: Play your part – have your say

Year End Sale Extended

13th January 2017 Cable Junction Boxes without knockouts for normal and protected outdoor environments. Cable Junction boxes used to join electrical cables while closing connection points and protecting electrical systems from external hazards. Commonly used in the construction industry, HellermannTyton offers a... 

Year End Sale Extended

HellermannTyton Automotive Components

13th January 2017 HellermannTyton serves a wide range of global target markets. This diverse market involvement allows us to bring cross-market wire management ideas and products to the forefront. HellermannTyton has the engineering/design resources and manufacturing capabilities to become working partner on any... 

HellermannTyton Automotive Components

Regulatory requirements needed to increase the number of women in engineering

10th October 2016 Engineering Council figures from 2015 show that 70% of women who graduated with engineering degrees left the sector after starting their careers. The reason? They felt isolated in their jobs.  Given the statistics, it is evident that positive change is necessary to not only attract but retain... 

Regulatory requirements needed to increase the number of women in engineering

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