Product NewsArticles on industrial-related products.
Criterion Equipment embarks on short term rental fleet renewal
Criterion Equipment – exclusive distributor of the full range of TCM forklift trucks in southern Africa – has embarked on a short-term rental (STR) fleet renewal programme, encompassing a R45-million investment in new forklifts
Customised compressed air solutions for pole hole drill rigs from Integrated Air Solutions
: Integrated Air Solutions’ customised ELGi high-pressure diesel compressors provide the ideal air solution for key customer, Smith Capital’s locally manufactured pole hole drill rigs
Cummins launches state-of-the-art Power Hub in Waterfall, Midrand
New premises herald vote of confidence in the Southern Africa region as company celebrates 100 years in business
Complex heavy industrial demolition from mining to power generation
From mining facilities to the automotive, chemical and pharmaceutical, petrochemical, power generation, and steel and glass industries, Jet Demolition has both the expertise and equipment to undertake complex heavy industrial demolition projects
CNC Clear Cut open day and auction
Experience machines hands on at the CNC Clear Cut Open Day on 1 November.
Cummins Emerges A Major Winner At 2018 Gender Mainstreaming Awards
Cummins Africa Middle East (AME) emerged a major winner at the Gender Mainstreaming Awards at the Ticketpro Dome in Northgate, Johannesburg on 13 September
CIDB Puts Women In Construction Under The Spotlight
To celebrate Women’s’ Month, the Construction Industry Development Board (Cidb) held a Women’s Breakfast at the Sheraton Hotel in Pretoria in August
Cummins Announces Appointment Of New Executive MD For Africa And Middle East
Cummins is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Thierry Pimi as executive managing director, Cummins Africa and Middle East Area Business Organization (ABO) as of 1 September 2018
Calculating Your Return On Investment
All equipment has a limited lifespan, so it is important that when considering purchasing new production machinery that your return on investment (ROI) is based on sound planning
Constitutional Court determines the fate of labour brokers
This section has been considerably debated. The debate centres on what the legislature intended by introducing the deeming provision
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
Clean work environments can save billions in compensation costs
Dust and debris on mine and construction sites represents a significant danger to workers and can have dire consequences for employers.
Case celebrates 60 years of wheel loader manufacturing
CASE celebrates the 60th anniversary of its wheel loaders with a dedicated display at Intermat 2018
Charging towards an electrified future
As vehicle manufacturers continue to face unprecedented challenges the growing list of countries that have committed to going electric-only is a good indication that the demand for electric vehicles (EV) is set to boom
Convenient coding with Anser U2 hand-held printer
Pyrotec PackMark has added the Anser U2 Hand-Held Printer to its stable – bringing the world’s most lightweight and compact mobile printer to southern Africa.
Cummins relocates to Waterfall City, Midrand
Cummins has announced that it has relocated to new premises in the Allandale Building in Waterfall City, Midrand, in close proximity to the Mall of Africa development.
CMCO launches Yale Mtrac® at KITE 2017
CMCO Material Handling launched the Yale Mtrac® endless winch at the KZN Industrial and Technology Expo.
Centrix 2.0 the world’s most modern and powerful cable test van system
Centrix 2.0 sets new standards for cable testing and diagnostics for fast results and easy use. Available from Megger in South Africa
CoLOS® software improves data management on production line
Future-proof your manufacturing, packaging or labelling business with software and data management systems such as CoLOS from Pyrotec PackMark.
Coating solutions from Thermaspray for wear protection of glass product manufacturing tools
Thermaspray and Surcotec offer a range of coating solutions that extend the life of tools used in the manufacturing of glass products.
Cybernetics Automation: Complete manufacturing and distribution traceability
Need a supplier of manufacturing execution systems? Read more about how Cybernetics Automation can meet your needs.
Chemical industry sees return to quality pumps
KSB Pumps and Valves are committed to the local chemical and petrochemical industries providing pumps manufactured to international standards
Case study: Winning with Namaqua Wines
Namaqua winery selected Pyrotec PackMedia to produce a promotional label to carry competition details and a unique entry code on the available packaging space, in their latest regional campaigns.
Complete range of Master Lock safety and security solutions
BMG’s Master Lock safety and security solutions include lockout products like safety padlocks, accessories and signage materials designed to prevent accidents.
Case study shows Filcon Filters improve egg production
Filcon Filters releases results of a case study using MIOX Disinfectant Generator at an egg production farm that has decreased mortality by 62%
Converts your drill into very handy riveter
The new Riverdrill range of attachments can drill and rivet using either a cordless or electric drill. Available from Vermont Sales.
Creating homogenous mixes with Mayday Equipment’s handheld power mixers
The use of spades or similar tools to perform mixing operations often results in a non-homogenous mix of questionable quality. Mayday Equipment identified the need to address this issue, especially when screeds and epoxies are involved, and has introduced a range of handheld power mixers to the market.
Choosing the right high impact door will enhance productivity
The Apex SR 9000 insulated impact traffic door, in a choice of six colours, combines functionality with longevity in areas where the movement of pedestrians and goods is particularly high. The door, manufactured from a 3 mm ABS skin which retains its physical properties down to temperatures of minus 40°C, is impervious to moisture, acids, petroleum products, animal fats, rodent, insects and salt solutions.
Continued innovation in diesel-driven generators
Renttech South Africa launched two new ranges of diesel-driven generators in 2015, and has plans for introducing gas-driven generators in the first half of the year as well. These ranges of diesel-driven generators include a heavy-duty range covering 10 to 30kva in both single and three phase sound-attenuated models, and an extra heavy-duty ‘rental spec’ series for extreme conditions.
Company moves to standardise equipment
Lambson’s Hire recognises that compaction equipment needs to be designed and constructed for the often arduous conditions experienced in SA operations. As such, the company took a strategic decision to standardise on Masalta MR68 rammers and MDR65A walk-behind rollers.
Corrosion meets its nemesis - Duplex Alloys from Multi Alloys
Duplex Alloys, so called because of a microstructure which is a mix of austenite and ferrite, continue to increase in popularity. They offer the end user an extremely useful combination of properties including high strength, reasonable cost and corrosion resistance.
Cannon Technologies Africa offers new range of advanced ISO modular data centres
Cannon Technologies Africa has launched a new range of innovative ISO container-sized modular data centres that provide clients with full UPS facilities - as well as hot and cold aisle functionality - in a choice of 6, 12 and 13.5 metre sizes.
Confined space services and training developed to improve worker safety
Skyriders plans to offer accredited confined space training in conjunction with Height Wise Training Academy. This will include confined space rescue, standby, training and consulting expertise.
Complex heavy lifts at Port of Ngqura successful
Johnson Crane Hire completed a number of complex lifts for the first two batches of giant turbine components for the Cookhouse wind farm near Port Elizabeth.
Controlling access at UAE's second largest mall
Turnstar Systems provided the very robust Triumph turnstiles for construction shift worker access at Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi, when the original Far East manufacturer's turnstiles failed to withstand the high volumes and the aggressive climate.
Compressed air at your service
ABAC supplies and imports ABAC compressors into South Africa. Rotary screw and piston compressors are available. At the KZN Industrial Technology Show, ABAC is offering a piston compressor at a special price of R995.
Convert standard high pressure cleaners into effective roof & surface cleaning machines
The Hawk Whirl-A-Way cleaning system is specially developed to clean corrugated roofs and general surfaces.