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Pilot sites sought in greenhouse-gas fight

By: System Author     11th February 2000 South Africa’s main power generator, Eskom, is committed to the ‘clean development mechanism’ concept to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions while promoting national development. 

Multimillion-rand contract is a logical progression for local firm

By: System Author     11th February 2000 Materials-handling and logistics 

SA company beats global competition

By: System Author     11th February 2000 Materials-handling and logistics 

SA gas plant one of world’s most complex

By: System Author     11th February 2000 Gas manufacture, distribution, supply and servicing 

Public Works rejects property agency plan

By: System Author     4th February 2000 Incumbent Public Works Minister Stella Sigcau has rejected plans by her predecessor, Jeff Radebe, for a public–private national property agency to administer, develop and privatise the State’s massive property portfolio. 

SA is regional centre of quality

By: System Author     4th February 2000 South Africa is in the position of being able to understand the interaction between technology and workers, and should use this position to increase awareness of quality within its own borders and globally. 

40% shortfall in roads budget

By: System Author     4th February 2000 Road, rail & airport infrastructure 

Govt derails road finance

By: System Author     4th February 2000 Road, rail and airport infrastructure 

This container has it all

By: System Author     4th February 2000 Innovative self-offloading and multifunctional side-tipping containers are among the products developed by Mossel Bay firm John Daniel Containers. 

From fibrous waste to steam generation

By: System Author     28th January 2000 A new combustion system design, which allows for the combustion of fibrous waste to generate steam, has been developed. 

SA faced with CO2 challenge

By: System Author     28th January 2000 The international campaign to reduce ‘greenhouse gas’ emissions, and so reduce global warming, will pose significant challenges for South Africa. 

Up-and-away for escalator trolleys

By: System Author     28th January 2000 Carting luggage around Johannesburg International Airport (JIA) has been made easier thanks to South African trolley manufacturer Hemco Trolleys. 

What is on the cards for 2019

By: System Author     28th January 2000 Machine Tools 

Govt’s fiscal jumble needs Mambo No 5

By: System Author     28th January 2000 Building the Nation 

How you can get hold of R2bn worth of govt help

By: System Author     21st January 2000 Existing and new South African companies of all sizes can avail themselves of more than R2-billion in government funds through some 50 schemes in support of exports, innovation, manufacture and more. 

Mould-makers join to boost efficiency

By: System Author     21st January 2000 Developments to Watch 

New bus-assembly plant to be ready by April

By: System Author     10th December 1999 Swedish truck and bus manufacturer Scania and its South African arm are to benefit substantially from a R240-million contract to supply 340 buses to the largest bus operator in the Northern Province. 

Software to cut decision-making time

By: System Author     10th December 1999 In today’s world, many manufacturing industries want to process substantial volumes of information in short periods to ensure they remain internationally competitive. 

Action needed on platinum’s supply shortfall

By: System Author     3rd December 1999 Demand for platinum is expected to rise for the seventh successive year to a new high of 5,59-million ounces this year, says the platinum expert Johnson Matthey. 

Gambling sector is taking no chances with its future as it ponders development and control

By: System Author     3rd December 1999 Top Casino Projects 

Maintenance tools detect potential problems

By: System Author     26th November 1999 Maintenance 

Export councils promote development

By: System Author     26th November 1999 Made in SA 

A skip, a hop provides transport solution

By: System Author     26th November 1999 It’s always a risk starting one’s own business, but with risk comes returns, which has certainly proved the case with Wray Shaw, who has designed a new multipurpose vehicle. 

From e-mail to e-efficiency in the Cape

By: System Author     26th November 1999 An exchange of e-mails in late 1995 and early 1996 between a biologist and a chemical engineer who had never met, resulted in a project which has led to hundreds of thousands of rands of savings. 

Advances in the telecommunications sector

By: System Author     19th November 1999 Hitech Briefs 

SA plans its water security beyond 2020

By: System Author     12th November 1999 With South Africa due to run out of water between the years 2020 and 2030, various solutions concerning water conservation and augmentation schemes, among others, need to be maintained and sustained. 

Technology key to Telkom competitiveness

By: System Author     12th November 1999 Various new technologies are being implemented by telecommunications provider Telkom to ensure that it will be world competitive at the end of its exclusivity period in 2002. 

‘Time travel’ shows air control Y2K compliance

By: System Author     12th November 1999 A R13-million Y2K efficiency programme to get the Air Traffic and Navigation Services company’s systems ready for the turn of the millennium. 

Cement firm details R200m Saldanha project

By: System Author     12th November 1999 The R200-million project to build, commission and integrate a materials-handling and slag-milling facility in Saldanha, Western Cape, by cement manufacturer PPC Cement, was completed last month. 

Substantial investment in SA infrastructure

By: System Author     5th November 1999 German Contribution to South Africa 

100 vehicles can be painted in a single shift

By: System Author     29th October 1999 A R270-million investment in the BMW Rosslyn plant paintshop, in Pretoria, has brought the local facility on a par with the group’s best international operations. 

Advanced precision-blanking methods

By: System Author     29th October 1999 Developments to Watch 

R8m Taiwanese deal for local bearing maker

By: System Author     29th October 1999 Bearings & Bushes 

Specialist seal division promotes hi-tech quality

By: System Author     29th October 1999 Hydraulics & Pneumatics 

R750m oil refinery expansion is on track

By: System Author     22nd October 1999 Oil Refineries 

Rosier outlook for worldwide oil sector

By: System Author     22nd October 1999 Oil Refineries 

South@Work

By: System Author     22nd October 1999 Editorial 

Technological advances with solar cells

By: System Author     22nd October 1999 Developments to Watch 

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