Product NewsArticles on industrial-related products.
New reliable underlayments make all the difference
The quality of an underlayment can make all the difference between a smooth flooring system application and a troublesome one. This has encouraged Sika South Africa to launch a new self-levelling screed, Sikafloor-200 Level
New managing director takes the helm at BMG
Robin Briggs has been appointed managing director of BMG - part of the Engineering Solutions Group (ESG) business segment of Invicta Holdings Limited
New study reveals tangible benefits of digital transformation in energy management and automation
Schneider Electric released the Global Digital Transformation Benefits Report 2019, presenting concrete evidence of the power of digitisation across the spectrum of global industry, commerce and the public sector
New non-profit manufacturing institute opens in KZN
TWIMS to support the industrialisation of the African continent
New Cat app delivers equipment data to mobile devices
Caterpillar launches the industry’s first mobile app designed to allow customers who spend their time in a truck, at the job site and on-the-go to take advantage of equipment telematics data
New product makes high speed packaging possible
BASF now offers a new plastic grade for the manufacture of EPS foam packaging
New standard for chemical and water storage tanks
ARMSA announced the publication of a South African National Standard: SANS 1731:2017 for polyethylene chemical and water storage tanks, developed in conjunction with SABS
New ideas through competition
Linde Material Handling is supporting the recently launched "The Smart Logistics Challenge - How to Deliver, Tomorrow" initiative of the European Federation of Materials Handling and Storage Equipment (FEM)
New high power test and diagnosis combination for MV cables
The new TDM 45 series is a revolutionary breakthrough in testing and diagnosis of MV cables. The patented concept addresses the increasing utilities need in exibility in use of test and measuring equipment based on the type of application
Numerous industry leaders on board for bauma CONEXPO AFRICA
The third international trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines and construction vehicles will be held at the Johannesburg Expo Centre in SA from 13 to 16 March
New 3D printers ideal for accelerating prototype process in automotive industry
RS Components is extending its portfolio of high-quality 3D printers with two new highly reliable printers from Zortrax
New material handling equipment by Ehrenberg Engineering
Ehrenberg Engineering now offers the Rocker Family – a range of material handling equipment and products. Learn more about the range here.
New high current low resistance tester works your way
Megger’s new DLRO100 digital low resistance ohmmeters are readily portable lightweight instruments that can deliver a test current of 100 A. They can be supplied with internal rechargeable Li-ion batteries that provide sufficient power for up to 200 manual/automatic tests on a single charge.
New heavy-duty magnetic flow meter for mining and wastewater treatment
A magnetic flow meter, the FLONET FS10, with an induction sensor for the precise flow measurement of conductive liquids is now available from Instrotech which represents ELIS in South Africa.
New to Legrand’s range is an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) system
Legrand’s new UPS system encompasses three ranges – the Modular series for a reliable power supply in industrial and commercial applications up to 120 kVA and for commercial and residential applications - the Conventional series up to 10 kVA and the Line Interactive series up to 3 kVA.
New range meets broad lifting requirements
Goscor Hi-Reach, the official distributor of Genie’s range of equipment in Southern Africa, recently announced the launch of four new Genie lifting options: the GS-4069 Series. The line-up of two articulated boom lifts and two scissor lifts have distinctive features that meet a variety of indoor and outdoor lifting applications.
New machine offers flexible and affordable monitoring solution
SKF recently launched the SKF Machine Tool Observer MTx, which offers flexibility by enabling users to connect a range of condition monitoring sensors to one dedicated electronic system that logs all critical parameters. The device offers users a valuable tool that supports preventive maintenance and helps to avoid the ultimate cost of repairing damaged spindles.
New rope lubricator ensures substantial capital and time savings
The Viper Wire Rope Lubricator MKII is a quick and effective solution for the lubrication of wire ropes in industrial applications is available in the local market through Filter Focus.
New range of diamond studded flooring pads
New diamond impregnated concrete polishing pads can be used with or without water, thereby eliminating the need for detergents, waxes and polish, making the product environmentally friendly and an excellent alternative in applications such as hospitals and industrial kitchen areas.
New Professional dry cutter from Bosch is a cut above the rest
Bosch GCD 12 JL Professional dry cutter tool is ideal for plumbers and fitters that are required to precisely cut pipes, square profiles or angle profiles to length.
New CO gas detector saves critical seconds in life threatening situations
The ALTAIR Pro CO portable gas detector boasts highly accurate electrochemical sensors to measure concentrations of CO. This measurement is clearly displayed on the instrument's large, clear backlit LCD display
New technology improves precision and minimises waste in coating operations
PWM flow control is a new technology that involves switching an electrically-actuated spray nozzle on and off very quickly in order to control the flow rate of the nozzle. This ensures uniform application of coatings.
New SKF SYSTEM 24 TLSD Series provides simple, automatic lubrication
The new SKF SYSTEM 24 TLSD series of lubricators are reliable, simple to fit and are suitable for a wide range of lubrication applications, for use on equipment ranging from pumps, fans and blowers to conveyors, escalators and cranes.
New power floats marry quality with cost effectiveness
The Dynamic Power Float, now available from Mayday Equipment, is designed for use as a standard concrete floating machine as well as for finishing applications, using floating or finishing blades.
New meter from IFM
IFM Electronic will be at the KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology exhibition and will be showcasing their new compactor efector mid flow meter.
No easy task
A combination of air and hydraulic powered bolting systems from Hytorc were used in the assembly of the crane systems, communication rings and spire used in One World Trade Centre
New patented valve solution
Valve & Automation will introduce the Tri-Shark flow control valve at the KwaZulu-Natal Industrial Technology Exhibition