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Joint US-Norwegian jet-propelled artillery projectile successfully tested

By: Rebecca Campbell     Updated 5 hours ago Giant US aerospace and defence group Boeing and Norwegian defence and aerospace company Nammo have successfully test fired an artillery projectile powered by a ramjet. Announced on Tuesday, the test took place on June 28, at Norway’s Andøya Test Centre. A ramjet is a structurally simple form of... 

The art of the possible vlog launched - cloud technology and asset management

Updated 6 hours ago Staycold International, a leading South African manufacturer of self-contained commercial fridges and freezers primarily, have just released an IoT vlog on cloud technology and asset management.  This looks at a discussion between a refrigeration expert and an IoT Enabler, on the possibilities... 

Smart grids: A solution to power outages

Updated 6 hours ago By Corridor Africa Technologies CEO Matone Ditlhake   Energy utility companies across the world are striving to find smarter ways to control the flow of energy. The benefits of digitalisation and connectivity are unquestionable. To survive, energy companies must harness the power and possibility... 

More support and career pathing needed for Women in Supply Chain Management

Updated 6 hours ago A lack of career opportunities is the main reason that women leave the supply chain profession, according to respondents in the recently published seventh annual Gartner / AWESOME Women in Supply Chain research survey. MJ Schoemaker, president of SAPICS, The Professional Body for Supply Chain... 

Oz Minerals looks at ISR for copper recovery

By: Esmarie Iannucci     9th August 2022 Copper miner Oz Minerals will invest A$2.5-million over the next 18 months to support in-situ recovery (ISR) technology research at the EnviroCopper (ECL) Kapunda copper/gold project, in South Australia. The funding would go towards investigating the potential economic extraction of copper... 

Richmond to invest in downstream optionality

By: Esmarie Iannucci     9th August 2022 Vanadium developer Richmond Vanadium Technology (RVT) has announced plans to invest up to A$5-million in Australian battery manufacturer Ultra Power Systems. Under the terms of the investment, RVT will subscribe for 20-million shares in Ultra at a price of 25c each.  

Africa uniquely positioned to be a major player in climate actions

By: Darren Parker     8th August 2022 Africa is uniquely positioned to become a major player in global climate actions because it contains 60% of the globe’s arable land, has highly diverse and unique ecosystems, and has significant potential for renewable energy that arises from the abundance of wind and sunlight across the... 

Sanral-led programme aims to put an end to potholes in six months 

By: Darren Parker     8th August 2022 Following the August 7 launch of the South African National Roads Agency Limited- (Sanral-) led Vala Zonke programme, which aims to tackle the thousands of potholes on roads across the country, Sanral engineering executive Louw Kannemeyer has told Engineering News the hope is to deal with most of... 

PTV Group, SU strengthen partnership for intelligent transport, traffic systems

By: Schalk Burger     8th August 2022 German traffic and transportation, mobility and logistics software and consulting services company PTV Group will support research and development at the Stellenbosch University (SU) Smart Mobility Laboratory with its software solutions for transportation modelling and simulation. The partners... 

Logicalis acquires UK consultancy

By: Schalk Burger     8th August 2022 Information and communications technology multinational Datatec subsidiary Logicalis UK&I has acquired UK information technology (IT), data management, data protection, compliance and information security consultancy Q Associates. "The acquisition adds complementary capabilities to Logicalis... 

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