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RopeCon transports limestone across treetops in Guatemala
By using RopeCon to transport the limestone between the crusher and the processing plant Cementos Progreso, S. A. is able to cross that terrain in a straight line despite the difficult topographical situation
R200 billion earmarked for infrastructure development in KZN
The KZN Construction Expo will be taking place at Durban Exhibition Centre in Durban from 20 to 21 February 2019
RS Components announces capability extension of Zerynth partnership
Delivering embedded security, the middleware toolkit enables engineers to quickly develop applications on popular 32-bit microcontrollers
RS Components Introduces New Series Of Fluke Imaging Cameras For Equipment Maintenance
RS Components (RS) has announced availability of the Fluke Professional series of infrared thermal imaging cameras
Remote Safety Solutions Increases Human Safety In Robot Environment
Automation supplied and installed remote safety laser scanners and controller at Swedish robot company OpiFlex
Rio-Carb appoints new finance manager to oversee its diversification
Wear-engineering specialist Rio-Carb from Alrode in Johannesburg has appointed Iwan Pretorius as its new financial manager, with immediate effect
RS Components launches DesignSpark Marketplace enabling quick route to market for makers
RS Components unveiled a beta version of a significant new platform – DesignSpark Marketplace
RS Components signs franchise agreement with Abracon
RS Components franchise deal with Abracon covers Europe, Asia and Africa, providing RS customers with quick access to leading-edge frequency control, RF, connectivity and power components
RS Components introduces pressure sensor evaluation kit from Honeywell
RS components launched a development kit from Honeywell that enables the simple evaluation of sensor.
RS Components launches the new pi-top modular laptop
The more powerful and user-friendly Raspberry Pi-based computer is supplied complete with inventor’s kit and extensive ecosystem for learning about physical computing and coding
RS Components introduces Microchip MPLAB® ICD 4
RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, announced availability of the new MPLAB ICD 4 in-circuit debugger from Microchip.
Rope access enhances cost-effectiveness of NDT inspection
Rope access is the most cost-effective and efficient means of gaining access to difficult-to-reach areas such as boilers during shutdowns
RS adds robust industrial micro-miniature connectors to their range
The connectors by Norcomp, available from RS Components, are a cost-effective and highly capable alternative to the use of military and aerospace-rated micro-D connectors.
Regulatory uncertainty is the biggest deterrent to investment in the mining sector
According to Jonathan Veeran regulatory uncertainty is generally regarded as the biggest deterrent to investment in SA’s junior mining sector
RS Components widens their range of Ohmite high-quality resistors
RS Components is building on its global agreement with Ohmite Manufacturing with an expansion of Ohmite brand high-quality resistors
Robin Hood Foundation elated with generous shoe donation
BBF donated 144 pairs of Bova and Sisi shoes to the Robin Hood Foundation’s ‘Choose Your Shoes’ initiative.
Robust and reliable equipment for the harsh cement environment
For the latest on gear motors, drive electronics, to individual drive solutions - SEW-EURODRIVE will be at EMA in Hall 6, stand 120.
RTS Africa offers engineering technology that delivers
RTS Africa expertise lies in dust extraction, hydrogen generation and boiler tube leak detection and has also pioneered spin filter technology.
Restore castings, reduce scrap and save with polymeric coating solutions from Thermaspray
Diamant polymeric metal product solutions can deliver cost savings for the foundry industry by significantly reducing scrap through restoration of origin
Rectagrid RS40 creates space in facilities
Locally manufactured Rectagrid RS40 floor grating, made by Andrew Mentis is considered the workhorse of the industrial flooring market.
Rope access quickly restores coal flow in Mpumalanga silo
Rope access specialist Skyriders has successfully completed a maintenance project of a large coal silo at a power station in Mpumalanga.
Reliable on-site vibration measurement and assessment
BMG’s VibChecker portable instrument is user-friendly and perfect for easy measurement of rolling element bearings
Rotation speed measuring simplified
Fast, accurate contact and non-contact speed measurement of rotating objects and surface speeds is ensured with the TKRT 10 tachometer from SKF South Africa. Equipped with a laser and a range of contact adapters, the tachometer uses either laser or contact measurement to determine rotational and linear speed. The instrument’s laser optical system ensures fast, easy non-contact speed measurement at safe distances of up to 0.5m from the rotating machinery.
Robust wheel loaders for range of industry needs
High Power Equipment Africa recently launched the new Hyundai wheel loader HL 760-9 series for efficient performance across a range of industries
Rosh Pinah Zinc Corporation triumphant at Steel Awards
The Rosh Pinah Zinc Corporation (RPZC) won B&T Steel's Factory and Warehouse at Steel Awards 2014 for its Zinc and Lead storage warehouse in Lüderitz, Namibia. Steel Awards convenor Spencer Erling says: 'It's great to be able to give recognition to a project beyond the borders of South Africa in a neighbouring country, and especially in the new B&T Steel-sponsored category.
Removing dirt faster and more efficiently with cold water high pressure washers
Mayday Equipment offers a comprehensive range of cold water high pressure washers to suit a number of applications and budgetary requirements. The range is ideal for car wash companies, home use, agriculture, logistics companies, sanitary applications and building work.
Reaching new heights in bucket elevation
Bucket elevators carry anything from cement, gypsum and fertiliser to wood chips, clinker and coal. The Rexnord single strand, central chain construction incorporates a symmetrical geometry which increases chain stability.
Rope access for concrete structure inspection and repair
Skyriders makes use of various industrial rope access techniques such as bolting and aiding, enabling its technicians to safely and easily ascend or descend tall structures to carry out concrete testing and maintenance.
Reliable aspiring smoke detection for industrial applications
Centa Group's VESDA VLI early warning aspiring smoke detection system, manufactured by Xtralis, prevents disasters by detection of the earliest presence of fire.
Richter expands butterfly valve range
Richter's range of butterfly valves has been expanded and are available from Valve & Automation in South Africa. Shut off and control butterfly valves are economical valves and are ideal for food processing, pharmacy and other industrial sectors.
Roof tiling machine designed specifically for Africa
PMSA introduces a new range of concrete roof tiling machines for the Southern African market, manufactured by Swedish-based roof tile specialist ABECE.