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Addressing the need for full traceability of herbicides

As liquid fungicides and herbicides are classified hazardous, the information displayed on containers need to strictly comply with legal regulations. cab Hermes+ systems print encoded labels and apply them automatically on canister caps and cardboard boxes allowing Barclay Chemicals full traceability of its products

A helping hand for Oliver’s House

For a decade PackSolve has been supporting Oliver’s House, an NGO that supports vulnerable children and adults on Gauteng’s East Rand

Azize Equipment looks Sunward

Azize Equipment has secured the sole rights to supply, service and support the full line of world-class quality Sunward drill rigs and excavators to South Africa and surrounding countries

A platform to digitalise manufacturing

PivotWare from global tightening specialist, Desoutter Industrial Tools, is a holistic process control and work guidance platform that represents a key step in digitalising manufacturing processes and synchronising with Industry 4.0

Afrisam works hard to reduce carbon emissions

It is not business as usual for AfriSam, who has been working hard towards reducing its impact on the environment for many years

A smart mark for high-volume extrusion manufacturing

As a high-volume manufacturing process, extrusion requires product marking equipment that performs optimally at high speeds in demanding environments

A-OSH Expo 2019 boasts largest exhibitor numbers to date: Registrations now open

Online registration is open for the largest iteration to date of A-OSH EXPO taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre over three jam-packed days from 14 to 16 May

Applications for Mentis expanded metal are growing

With almost 70 years of experience in the manufacture of expanded metal products, Andrew Mentis has been supplying a growing range of applications using this high quality and versatile material

A generation without labels

It’s Pyrotec’s diverse personnel who drive the company’s success. ‘Our vision, “Together, We Grow”, percolates through all operational areas of the business, and our values – FRESH: Freedom, Responsible, Ethical, Sustainable and Humble – resonate with all our staff

A-OSH presents Africa’s most comprehensive OHS offerings under one roof

The ninth annual A-OSH EXPO, Africa’s largest occupational health and safety (OHS) expo, takes place from 14 to 16 May 2019, at Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand

Atlas Copco/ Rand Air cycling team gets charity wheels turning

On 2 November 2018, Atlas Copco joined forces with Rand Air to hand over a donation to the Apricot Tree Centre situated in Benoni, east of Johannesburg.

Are you comfortable in your workplace?

One of the more critical items required in any workplace environment are chairs

Atlas Copco Launches Latest High-efficiency Oil-injected Screw Compressor

The GA 90+-160 (VSD+) oil-injected screw compressors, the latest air compressor range in Atlas Copco’s smart AIR solutions portfolio, are designed for reduced energy consumption and ease of installation and service

At The Heart Of Innovation

At the leading-edge in products and processes, Noberasco has chosen Markem-Imaje as its printing partner,

African leaders in artificial intelligence to gather at largest Pan-African AI community expo

AI Expo Africa is building the largest inclusive Pan-African AI Community to lead the 4th Industrial Revolution on the continent

Africa’s building and construction expo for SME’s is open for business

Interbuild Africa is ready to celebrate its 50th Anniversary from 15-18 August 2018, at the Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec

All set for Africa’s largest HEVAC&R expo: FRIGAIR 2018

It’s hot. It’s cool. It’s FRIGAIR 2018. Africa’s only dedicated heating, energy, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration exhibition.

African distribution network places Cummins in a league of its own

With Cummins being one of the largest genset manufacturers worldwide, it is able to provide customers with a broad range of power solutions

ABB investing in Africa’s youth

Social investment in Digital Technology Centre offers under-privileged youth access to the fast-changing digital technology economy to develop local Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions

A matter of life and death

Many operators don’t fasten their seatbelts, often with tragic results. The Springbelt is a more practical alternative. It springs up when unbuckled, making it a nuisance and uncomfortable to operate the machine

A combined TTR and winding resistance tester in one box

The Megger MWA3 Series Transformer Winding Analyzer is designed to perform transformer ratio and winding resistance testing in one box quickly and efficiently.

‘Extended’ suite of Bystronic automation solutions offers greater productivity

Lowering the total cost-per-cut and therefore customers’ overall production costs – and increasing their return-on-investment (ROI) - is the driving imperative of the Swiss sheet metal processing original equipment manufacturer (OEM) Bystronic

Advanced new refrigerators boost Unjani Clinics’ efforts to save lives and help local communities

Unjani Clinics’ work in saving lives and helping communities in need was recently given a powerful boost in the form of advanced new refrigerators that do not rely on electricity to ensure that medicines and vaccines are properly stored and their efficacy maintained.

Automation is the way to go

Helukabel is a German speciality cable manufacturer that it is gaining global recognition for its wide range of automation cables

Autotech attains SA’s first legal for trade approval for on-board container weighing system

Autotech successfully attained legal for trade approval for a Tamtron on-board reach stacker scale, it now forms part of their range of approved equipment, which already includes on-board wheel loader scales, high-speed in-motion rail weighbridges, and material handling equipment.

‘Women of access’ help Goscor reach new heights in rental industry

Goscor Access Rental is creating opportunities for women in a male dominated industry

A new generation of technical experts

Pyrotec PackMark only selects only the highest-calibre candidates based on their experience, qualifications and their level of motivation.

AVK Southern Africa opens R200-million Alrode plant

AVK’s Valve factory in South Africa is first in its sector to comply with DTI’s local content legislation. The valve manufacturing facility supplies products to the water, waste water, mining, industrial, gas and fire protection markets.

Automation Techniques: Innovative coding and marking solutions for various forms of printing

Automation Techniques offers innovative coding and marking solutions for various forms of printing and is ideal for various industries. Read more here.

All-round refreshment guaranteed with Cummins standby power generation solutions

SABMiller and ABI ensure uninterrupted standby power generation solutions supplied by Cummins at six important facilities nationwide.

A trusty modernised hard hat to provide protection for risky site work

Beluga hard hats are tested for electrical insulation, resistance to penetration, flames, shock absorption and chin strap anchorage strength.

Armor Africa showcases thermal transfer ribbon technology at Propak Africa

Armor Africa is introducing its niche high-quality ribbons for the automotive and chemical industries at Propak Africa 2016.

Atlas Copco hydraulic breakers hammer lighter applications

Atlas Copco Construction Technique’s EC and ES rig-mounted hydraulic breakers are engineered for lighter applications and day-to-day tasks.

A wide range of Goscor water pumps to suit every budget

Goscor’s range of petrol and diesel water pumps is wide enough to meet practically any water pump requirement and budget in the agricultural and construction industries. The comprehensive water pump offering includes clear water, chemical (fertiliser and salt water), slurry, semi- and trash pumps, as well as high volume units.

Anti-rust coating provides cost saving benefits

The easy-to-apply and environmentally-friendly RustPrufe corrosion protection solution for non-porous surfaces eliminates the need to repair damage to steel surfaces occurring during extended storage periods or shipping and handling. The solution is ideal for industrial and mining applications, and is available through wear control specialist, Filter Focus. It is a painted or sprayed-on acrylic polymer emulsion that dries to form a seamless, skin-tight weather and UV-resistant protective barrier.

polymer emulsion

Aluminium Loading Systems expands into Africa

Aluminium Loading Systems, importer and distributor of high quality loading systems based in Alrode, Johannesburg, appointed the exclusive distributor of superior quality light weight CLM aluminium loading ramps to sub-Saharan Africa.

Aluminium loading ramps

Atlas Copco and Gesan team up

In line with its aim to live up to the motto, ‘First in Mind—First in Choice’ in power generation, Atlas Copco and industrial generator brand Gesan are joining forces. The former will now be able to provide Predictable Power solutions to a wider range of industries such as construction, rental, mining, oil and gas, healthcare, data centres, telecom, manufacturing, government, and transportation. Industry-specific products will be available through a network of expert dealers.

Industrial power solutions South Africa

Atlas Copco South Africa focuses on service support excellence

For global engineering group Atlas Copco, excellent after-sales service support from a team of experts is essential to ensuring the correct product specification to meet a particular application. Company manager Neville Stewart says: 'Good service support amplifies the value of a quality product and this forms the fabric of our turnkey product and service solutions which is fundamental to sustainable productivity.'

License training

Apex contributes to improved SHEQ standards in South Africa

Apex Strip Curtains & Doors offers a range of products suited to various applications that comply with all relevant safety, health, environment and quality (SHEQ) standards. According to managing director Wim Dessing, correct product selection and application is essential for customers to gain the maximum advantage in terms of SHEQ compliance.

Safety Screens

Apex improves safety in welding and grinding applications

The specially formulated material used for Apex Welding and Safety Screens incorporates a heavy duty ultra violet light absorber that ensures dangerous UV radiation is safely contained in the curtained off area, protecting workers in the close vicinity.

Safety Screens

A cut above the rest

The Bosch GCD 12 JL Professional dry cutter enables contractors to complete precise spark-free work in minimal time, thanks to a specially-developed 305 mm 'Expert for Steel' circular saw blade that ensures the cleanest cuts to metals in professional applications.

Power tools

Advanced cranes for bulk handling installed by crane maker GM Technical Services

Illovo Sugar’s new 51,000 square metre warehouse in Pietermaritzburg has been fitted with six high specification cranes, each of 16 tonnes safe working load that can transport up to ten, one tonne bulk bags in a single movement.

High specification cranes

Atlas Copco LP6500 Duplex Roller offers top operator comfort

A high level of operator comfort is offered by Atlas Copco’s LP6500 Duplex Roller, which boasts lower vibrations in the handle and lower machine noise than other machines tested.

Construction machinery

Atlas Copco extends WEDA pump offer with small range pumps

The WEDA04 and WEDA08 drainage pumps, the WEDA04B residual pump and the WEDA04S and WEDA08S sludge pump are small range pumps added to Atlas Copco's pump offering

small range pumps

Asset care across the globe

Pragma will be at the KZN INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY EXPO to showcase their asset care centre service, consulting and training

Asset care

Advanced solutions under one umbrella

Ritzy IT is a KwaZulu-Natal based provider of Pastel Evolution Software which is ideal for enterprise resource planning

Pastel Evolution software

Aiding engineers and scientists worldwide

National Instruments provides measurement, automated test, embedded control, monitoring and system design technologies

Monitoring and system design technologies

A look at automation solutions from Beckhoff

Development of innovative products and solutions using PC-based control technology is the basis of Beckhoff

PC-based control technology

A watch inspired by the new Volvo FH

'The collaboration between Volvo Trucks' designers and engineers has now been applied to a collection of drivers' gear - "Volvo Trucks Driver Gear Travis". The collections’ signature piece, the Performance Wristwatch, has been designed by Patrik Palovaara, Senior Designer at Volvo Trucks' design studio in Gothenburg.

Volvo Trucks