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Water – the life-blood of all industrial processes

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th March 2019 Utilities in industrial production are rarely the focus of attention but without them nothing would be possible. At the same time, utilities offer enormous potential for Liquid Analysis measuring technology. Let us take a closer look! What do we really mean by the term "utilities"? 

Integrated Pump Rental

18th March 2019 Integrated Pump Rental is a specialist pump rental organisation that caters to the needs of all sectors, including mining, quarrying, construction, wastewater, energy and general industry across Africa. The company has the agility to offer cus­tomers quick and easy access to a comprehen­sive... 

Industroclean sees value addition and partnerships key to industry growth

15th March 2019 One of the most significant changes in the industrial and commercial cleaning space over the past number of decades is a shift in mindset. That shift has been from viewing cleaning as a commodity service measured purely on cost, to one that values partnerships that contribute to supply chain... 

Grain conveyor solution system offered

15th March 2019 Heavy lift forklift supplier BLT World offers dependable solutions for specific problems at the transfer points of conveyor systems in bulk materials handling, such as grain in the food and beverage industry. “ScrapeTec Trading’s German-engineered products have been specially developed for the... 

NCPC-SA to strengthen implementation of water project

By: Jessica Oosthuizen     15th March 2019 The National Cleaner Production Centre South Africa (NCPC-SA) aims to strengthen implementation of its Industrial Water Efficiency (IWE) project and move towards the adoption of best practices and water efficient technologies to improve performance, says NCPC-SA IWE project lead Kevin Cilliers.... 

Turning a ‘tragic plastic’ problem into a nation building solution

14th March 2019 Ground-breaking up-cycling invention to launch in South Africa Imagine if all South Africa’s unrecycled plastic waste, at 1 100 000 million tons per year, could create thousands of jobs, clean our environment and help build our houses, hospitals, schools and roads. 

Local facilities management sector on the growth trajectory

By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th March 2019 The local Facilities Management (FM) sector has grown from a mixed array of isolated services, previously perceived to be menial tasks performed by ‘unskilled labour’, to a fully-fledged service offering targeting the entire value chain.  This is according to a study by Servest, which talks to... 

SKF sets new standard for hygienic design with ground-breaking Food Line ball bearing units

11th March 2019 Innovative ball bearing units expand hygienic-design possibilities, while delivering improved reliability, reduced maintenance costs, and increased sustainability for food and beverage companies. With companies striving to perfect a proactive approach to food safety, SKF is launching the new Food... 

Rolfes investigating nanotechnology paints to diversify business

By: Schalk Burger     8th March 2019 Local solvents and chemicals company Rolfes Chemicals is investigating the applications of nanotechnology in coatings to diversify its business in Southern Africa, says Rolfes Chemicals MD Clive Govender. Nanocoatings contain particles in the nanometre scale. These nanoparticles build a... 

Epiroc highlights automation and digital solutions at SME 2019

6th March 2019 Commerce City, Colorado: Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, highlighted its suite of innovative automation and digital solutions at the 2019 Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) Annual Conference & Expo in Denver, Colorado. Epiroc... 

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