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Warmhearted mining engineer – an industry icon

By: System Author     24th March 2000 Achievers Past and Present 

Automotive, Eastern Cape

By: System Author     17th March 2000 Construction of Corning’s catalytic converter plant is on track says the Port Elizabeth Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry. 

Port expansion, Bulgaria

By: System Author     17th March 2000 Bidders are invited to prequalify and bid for the construction of the Port of Burgas expansion project. 

Coega wheel starts to turn

By: System Author     17th March 2000 The next step in implementing Coega’s planned industrial site and deep-water port is the finalisation of memoranda of understanding between the Coega Development Corporation and investors. 

Growth of one company leads to the formation of another

By: System Author     17th March 2000 Automotive industry 

Interest in local company

By: System Author     10th March 2000 Transport parastatal Transnet has received “substantial interest” for the disposal of 70% of its design and construction business, Protekon. 

(Auto)cat out of the bag: SA to double output by 2002

By: System Author     10th March 2000 The South African catalytic converter industry is earning the country as much as R4-billion in exports a year – about 9% of the world market. 

Fruit processing a growing market

By: System Author     10th March 2000 Food & Beverages 

Automaker plant to expand and modernise

By: System Author     10th March 2000 Automaker Ford Motor Company SA, formerly South African Motor Corporation, will invest more than R200-million to modernise its production facilities this year. 

Chinese province to expand SA investment

By: System Author     10th March 2000 No fewer than 14 companies from Hebei province in the People’s Republic of China are considering investing in South Africa. 

Do you know the abc of the FTA?

By: System Author     10th March 2000 An unfortunate display of spoiling by some EU member states over the issue of whether or not SA had the right to the use of European-derived terms for certain locally-produced alcoholic beverages, has disguised some of the real issues surrounding the deal. 

Crane refurbishing, Western Cape

By: System Author     3rd March 2000 Tenders are invited for the refurbishment of a wharf crane. 

Dry-dock delayed again

By: System Author     3rd March 2000 The calling for proposals for the R1,2-billion dry-dock development at the port of Richards Bay has been delayed until Portnet settles a number of issues with Rowdock. 

India: South Africa’s golden opportunity

By: System Author     3rd March 2000 A sharp segregationist kick in Mahatma Gandhi’s pants as he was thrown off a ‘whites only’ train in Maritzburg is understood to have awoken the great man’s social conscience. 

Piping, Eastern Cape

By: System Author     3rd March 2000 A joint venture is being formed between a Port Elizabeth stainless-steel piping specialist and a Danish pipe-cladding and insulation company. 

The real nature of world trade

By: System Author     25th February 2000 Tech Track 

Maputo corridor: 2/3rds to go

By: System Author     25th February 2000 A third of the estimated R36-billion-worth of commitments made to various infrastructure and investment projects within the Maputo development corridor by the private sector has already been spent, and the remaining two-thirds is in progress. 

Gauteng’s re-industrialisation plan

By: System Author     18th February 2000 The Gauteng spatial development initiative has seen a number of nodes having been identified for industrial projects. 

Water scheme, Kwazulu-Natal

By: System Author     18th February 2000 Two tenders are invited for three rural water schemes. 

Water supply, Eastern Cape

By: System Author     18th February 2000 Tenders are invited for bulk water supply. 

Stainless take-off expected

By: System Author     11th February 2000 South Africa’s stainless-steel producer, Columbus, appears to be in for a better year with signs of a serious take-off in stainless-steel prices. 

Domestic market has most potential

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

Mixed use development, Eastern Cape

By: System Author     11th February 2000 The Shopz Group has two development plans 

Water scheme, Kwazulu-Natal

By: System Author     11th February 2000 Two tenders are invited for phase 1C of the Madlala water scheme. 

Softdrink-bottle recycling drive

By: System Author     4th February 2000 Plastics, petrochemicals and synfibres 

The road to recovery

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

Automotive, Eastern Cape

By: System Author     4th February 2000 International company AP Automotive Systems and French company Faurecia are opening shop in Port Elizabeth. 

Southern Africa leads in ‘Cape to Cairo’ rail dream

By: System Author     4th February 2000 A score of topographical, monetary and political constraints still render Cecil John Rhodes’s dream to link the African continent from ‘Cape to Cairo’ by rail just a dream for the foreseeable future. 

The digital factory

By: System Author     28th January 2000 Start-up times of South Africa’s new industrial ventures can be compressed from months to days using the latest virtual reality (VR) and concurrent engineering technologies tailor-made for the African century. 

New MD for shipping company

By: System Author     21st January 2000 Anglo-Dutch shipping company P&O Nedlloyd has appointed Englishman Nigel Pusey as MD of its Southern African operations, effective from the beginning of this month. 

Machine tool merchants diversifying

By: System Author     21st January 2000 Facing tough times in the Western Cape market, machine tool merchants have begun diversifying in order to survive. 

Oldest mill wins global award

By: System Author     21st January 2000 The oldest mill in the Sappi group, Adamas, proved that biggest is not always best when it was awarded the inaugural Sappi global award for safety achievement and improvement. 

Richards Bay dry dock out to tender – again!

By: System Author     21st January 2000 The R1,2-billion proposed dry dock development at the port of Richards Bay has experienced a setback following the news that Portnet has opted to put the construction out on a two-stage tender process. 

Hose company aims aggressive campaign at Africa

By: System Author     21st January 2000 Pipes, Tubes & Hoses 

Making SA stadiums Soccer World Cup compliant

By: System Author     10th December 1999 Early next year the international football association (Fifa) will announce the winning bidder for the 2006 World Cup. 

Minister refocuses on South African tourism

By: System Author     10th December 1999 With the aim of making South Africa one of the top four fastest-growing tourism destinations in the world, Environmental Affairs and Tourism Minister Mohammed Valli Moosa is refocusing attention. 

Update on PE brewery contract awards

By: System Author     10th December 1999 The R92-million civils and building contract for the new SAB brewery in Port Elizabeth is well under way following the start of construction in June. 

Laurette Scheffer

By: System Author     10th December 1999 Leaders 

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