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09 Mar 2021
Protect production uptime with tried and tested consumables for coders and printers

In tough economic times, the grip on production costs tightens and manufacturers may be tempted to cut costs. However, opting…

Protect production uptime with tried and tested consumables for coders and printers

In tough economic times, the grip on production costs tightens and manufacturers may be tempted to cut costs. However, opting for less expensive consumables for coders and thermal transfer printers won’t save you money in the long run. For decades, Markem-Imaje, locally represented by Pyrotec PackMark, has developed consumable solutions…

09 Mar 2021
Still a long way to go for US to reach COVID-19 herd immunity due to vaccine hesitancy

The US has promised to vaccinate its population against COVID-19 by the end of May but leading data and analytics…

Still a long way to go for US to reach COVID-19 herd immunity due to vaccine hesitancy

The US has promised to vaccinate its population against COVID-19 by the end of May but leading data and analytics company, GlobalData believes herd immunity will still not be reached due to vaccine hesitancy.   Following the news of President Biden’s announcement that the US will have enough COVID-19 vaccine…

09 Mar 2021
Maroon Group acquires speciality chemicals business of The Cary Company

Maroon Group LLC, recently acquired by Barentz International, has acquired the Raw Materials and Specialty Chemicals distribution business of The…

Maroon Group acquires speciality chemicals business of The Cary Company

Maroon Group LLC, recently acquired by Barentz International, has acquired the Raw Materials and Specialty Chemicals distribution business of The Cary Company, a specialty distributor into the paint, coatings, adhesives, and plastics markets. The transaction represents an ideal fit with Barentz’ strategy to support customers and principal suppliers through industry-focused…

08 Mar 2021
Providing complete sample preparation solutions for chemists

Multiwave 7000 – Microwave digestion at its best Complete digestion for all kinds of samples in one single run All…

Providing complete sample preparation solutions for chemists

Multiwave 7000 – Microwave digestion at its best Complete digestion for all kinds of samples in one single run All samples – in one run – using the same method: the pressurized digestion cavity (PDC) for temperatures up to 300 °C and pressures up to 199 bar revolutionizes your sample…

08 Mar 2021
AECOM fulfils key QS role at Exxaro building to assist with a green rating

Sustainable buildings not only benefit the occupants but also achieve a lower cost of occupancy for clients, while at the…

AECOM fulfils key QS role at Exxaro building to assist with a green rating

Sustainable buildings not only benefit the occupants but also achieve a lower cost of occupancy for clients, while at the same time having a positive impact on the environment. Tenants are now much more aware of the benefits of occupying green buildings, which in turn makes leases more attractive. A…

08 Mar 2021
Preventative maintenance of assets “makes financial sense”

Property owners should employ preventative maintenance programmes for their structural assets instead of resorting to tightfisted, short-term thinking when refurbishment…

Preventative maintenance of assets “makes financial sense”

Property owners should employ preventative maintenance programmes for their structural assets instead of resorting to tightfisted, short-term thinking when refurbishment can no longer be delayed, says Frederik Nel, MD of independent maintenance consultants, Curasure. The company offers specialist maintenance consulting services to the property industry, particularly building owners, building managers,…

08 Mar 2021
Making clean beauty products with Büchi

‘Green’ is in as a cosmetics industry trend. ‘Paraben-free’ has become one of the most common label claims, but if…

Making clean beauty products with Büchi

‘Green’ is in as a cosmetics industry trend. ‘Paraben-free’ has become one of the most common label claims, but if cosmetics are made without a proper substitute for this preservative then the finished product may have a chance of microbial contamination. Instead of focusing so intensely on labels that tend…

08 Mar 2021
Coca-Cola European Partners invests in two KHS lines

For years KHS has been a reliable partner for can filling and packaging to the biggest beverage factory in Europe,…

Coca-Cola European Partners invests in two KHS lines

For years KHS has been a reliable partner for can filling and packaging to the biggest beverage factory in Europe, situated in Wakefield in Great Britain. At the start of the corona crisis the Coca-Cola bottler again benefitted from the quality of the companies’ cooperation and KHS technology. The history…

08 Mar 2021
TOMRA Food sets new standards in grading accuracy with SmartGrade

TOMRA Food has introduced SmartGrade on its Spectrim platform. The new system puts the packhouse in complete control of grading…

TOMRA Food sets new standards in grading accuracy with SmartGrade

TOMRA Food has introduced SmartGrade on its Spectrim platform. The new system puts the packhouse in complete control of grading with such accuracy that it is able to pack fruit to maximise sales by matching very precisely the specific requirements of the individual customers. It identifies each blemish and defect…

08 Mar 2021
Exports to drive further growth for SPL

Synthetic Polymers Limited (SPL) has recently completed five years of operations – a period of rapid growth. Despite the disruption…

Exports to drive further growth for SPL

Synthetic Polymers Limited (SPL) has recently completed five years of operations – a period of rapid growth. Despite the disruption of the pandemic, SPL is confident that the future holds even more success for the relatively young company with exports among its key priorities, says founder and MD, Sanjeev Bhatt.…

08 Mar 2021
Staufix: Over one million units sold

For more than 40 years, KESSEL backwater valves have provided reliable safety in accordance with the latest standards The Staufix backwater valves…

Staufix: Over one million units sold

For more than 40 years, KESSEL backwater valves have provided reliable safety in accordance with the latest standards The Staufix backwater valves from KESSEL proven reliable protection against backwater. With Staufix; KESSEL offers the right backwater valve for various applications. From the protection of individual drainage fixtures to central complete building protection with Staufix…

05 Mar 2021
Space savings thanks to optimised wastewater hydraulics

Drainage systems without ventilation pipes and with smaller dimensions – all thanks to Geberit SuperTube technology In high-rise buildings, the…

Space savings thanks to optimised wastewater hydraulics

Drainage systems without ventilation pipes and with smaller dimensions – all thanks to Geberit SuperTube technology In high-rise buildings, the ventilation pipes in the drainage systems take up a great deal of space. With the new Geberit SuperTube technology, it is now possible to dispense with the ventilation pipes entirely.…

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