13 Oct 2020
Online concrete training programme for 2021

The Concrete Institute’s School of Concrete Technology (SCT) has finalised its programme of online training courses for 2021. Fourteen courses…

Online concrete training programme for 2021

The Concrete Institute’s School of Concrete Technology (SCT) has finalised its programme of online training courses for 2021. Fourteen courses are in the plan. It includes the start of the pinnacle of concrete diploma courses: Advanced Concrete Technology. John Roxburgh, the senior lecturer at the SCT, says the SCT ran…

06 Apr 2020
Booyco tests proximity detection systems for Level 9 compliance

In the light of impending safety regulations governing South African mines, South African-based Booyco Electronics is well advanced in testing…

Booyco tests proximity detection systems for Level 9 compliance

In the light of impending safety regulations governing South African mines, South African-based Booyco Electronics is well advanced in testing its proximity detection systems (PDS) to comply with Level 9 safety standards. The importance of this testing arises from recent changes in Chapter 8 of the Mine Health and Safety…

06 Feb 2020
Six things you need to know about AI in mining

BY: Leanne Mostert, partner at Webber Wentzel Artificial intelligence (AI) offers prospecting and mining operations a range of new possibilities…

Six things you need to know about AI in mining

BY: Leanne Mostert, partner at Webber Wentzel Artificial intelligence (AI) offers prospecting and mining operations a range of new possibilities to enhance efficiencies. These include a greater ability to target likely mineral deposits, plan new mine developments in difficult terrain, control autonomous vehicles and improve recovery rates from diamond sorting…

04 Feb 2020
The complexity of testing for cannabis in the mining sector

By: Lizle Louw and Shane Johnson, employment law specialists at Webber Wentzel After the cannabis judgment* handed down by the…

The complexity of testing for cannabis in the mining sector

By: Lizle Louw and Shane Johnson, employment law specialists at Webber Wentzel After the cannabis judgment* handed down by the Constitutional Court in 2018, it is now widely known that adults may use, possess and cultivate cannabis privately in South Africa. The judgment raises critical questions around medical testing in…

13 Jan 2020
Solutions for the Mining Sector

  Fast-acting doors for the mining industry. Access control with higher wind resistance, less impact on the building and reduced…

Solutions for the Mining Sector

  Fast-acting doors for the mining industry. Access control with higher wind resistance, less impact on the building and reduced maintenance costs. Big size high-speed doors and equipment for the mining industry with easy opening and closing under strong winds, Stab-a-Load has the solution. Adapted for the ultra requiring conditions…

02 Sep 2019
Africa needs a digitalisation strategy to compete in the global economy

African countries must act quickly and decisively to become leaders on the global economic stage. Digitalisation is providing the continent…

Africa needs a digitalisation strategy to compete in the global economy

African countries must act quickly and decisively to become leaders on the global economic stage. Digitalisation is providing the continent with the opportunity to accelerate growth and rapidly expand struggling economies – but it’s a small window and decision-makers must get a strategy in place now in order to succeed.

11 Jul 2019
NOSA commits to zero harm

On Thursday 23 May 2019, NOSA confirmed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Stellenbosch University’s Water Institute (SUWI). The MoU…

NOSA commits to zero harm

On Thursday 23 May 2019, NOSA confirmed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Stellenbosch University’s Water Institute (SUWI). The MoU is focused on Stellenbosch University providing assistance to NOSA, in the co-ordination, development and alignment of current, nationally registered occupational qualifications, as well as providing further consulting services to NOSA.…

28 Jun 2019
New leader of Manufacturing for Bearings International

Leading supplier Bearings International (BI) has appointed Rudi Rudolph as segment leader – Manufacturing. His main focus will be Original…

New leader of Manufacturing for Bearings International

Leading supplier Bearings International (BI) has appointed Rudi Rudolph as segment leader – Manufacturing. His main focus will be Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and the steel industry.

15 May 2018
Anglo American Platinum and Yokogawa forging a new way forward

Mining opportunities with new local business entity Yokogawa South Africa is proud to announce the signing of a distributor agreement…

Anglo American Platinum and Yokogawa forging a new way forward

Mining opportunities with new local business entity Yokogawa South Africa is proud to announce the signing of a distributor agreement with 3E Control and Instrumentation (3E C&I) to support local business development with the supply of their wide range of instrumentation products in the North West and Limpopo regions. 3E…

13 Mar 2018
Cummins Southern Africa announces confidence in business environment

Cummins Southern Africa is pleased to announce a positive outlook for 2018 in the Southern African region. Indicators are consolidating…

Cummins Southern Africa announces confidence in business environment

Cummins Southern Africa is pleased to announce a positive outlook for 2018 in the Southern African region. Indicators are consolidating for the company’s key markets where an increase in mining activity, equipment rebuilds, the appreciation of the oil price and the progress of major infrastructure and power projects bear testament…

23 Jan 2018
Bureau Veritas announces high tech innovative breakthroughs for clients

Bureau Veritas, the global leader in testing, inspection and certification, unveiled more transformative and innovative professional solutions and services, further…

Bureau Veritas announces high tech innovative breakthroughs for clients

Bureau Veritas, the global leader in testing, inspection and certification, unveiled more transformative and innovative professional solutions and services, further assisting clients to meet the growing challenges of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

28 Nov 2017
Local Manufacturing Exhibition 2019 launched

The South African Capital Equipment Export Council (SACEEC) has partnered with Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery to launch the Local Manufacturing Exhibition…

Local Manufacturing Exhibition 2019 launched

The South African Capital Equipment Export Council (SACEEC) has partnered with Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery to launch the Local Manufacturing Exhibition (LME).


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