25 Sep 2020
React24 CEO named finalist in three Standard Bank Top Women Awards 2020 categories

React24 co-founder and CEO Celeste Margo Le Roux has been selected as a finalist in three categories for the prestigious…

React24 CEO named finalist in three Standard Bank Top Women Awards 2020 categories

React24 co-founder and CEO Celeste Margo Le Roux has been selected as a finalist in three categories for the prestigious Standard Bank Top Women Awards: Top Woman Entrepreneur, Top Woman in Property and Fast Growth Owned SMME.  “We believe that now more than ever, it is crucial to recognise the…

23 Sep 2020
Five ways to boost availability of your mining equipment

It could cost a mine operator over a thousand dollars per hour for a mining dump truck or a mining…

Five ways to boost availability of your mining equipment

It could cost a mine operator over a thousand dollars per hour for a mining dump truck or a mining excavator not to be working. With such high costs associated with downtime, there is no question how important it is to improve equipment availability within the mining industry. Let’s define…

21 Sep 2020
Society of Women Engineers annual conference goes virtual

The Society of Women Engineers’ WE20 is now a two-week virtual conference and career fair scheduled for 2-13 November 2020.  WE20 provides…

Society of Women Engineers annual conference goes virtual

The Society of Women Engineers’ WE20 is now a two-week virtual conference and career fair scheduled for 2-13 November 2020.  WE20 provides a platform for women in engineering to gather with like-minded peers, share innovative ideas, make connections for career advancement and ultimately make strides in recruiting more women in engineering.  Global…

18 Sep 2020
Digital marketplace set to change the way local companies purchase and dispose of assets

An evolutionary digital marketplace, allsurplus.com backed by one of the world’s largest asset disposal companies, Liquidity Services, is set to…

Digital marketplace set to change the way local companies purchase and dispose of assets

An evolutionary digital marketplace, allsurplus.com backed by one of the world’s largest asset disposal companies, Liquidity Services, is set to change the way local companies can purchase or dispose of assets to a truly national, regional and International buyer base. The website is an innovation of the global Nasdaq-listed Liquidity…

15 Sep 2020
BI commits to gender transformation in the industry

Bearings International (BI) is focusing on building a strong talent pipeline by employing a number of young, black individuals yearly,…

BI commits to gender transformation in the industry

Bearings International (BI) is focusing on building a strong talent pipeline by employing a number of young, black individuals yearly, especially target females as part of its gender and ethnicity transformation strategic imperative. These learnerships are a key element of BI’s skills development programme. Driving diversity and inclusion While transformation…

14 Sep 2020
Welding skills will boost South Africa’s economy post-lockdown

Welding is a scarce skill in South Africa with a resultant shortage of suitably qualified welders, who are equipped to…

Welding skills will boost South Africa’s economy post-lockdown

Welding is a scarce skill in South Africa with a resultant shortage of suitably qualified welders, who are equipped to meet the required skill level for new and existing projects. The current situation follows decades of non-regulated welder training, resulting in many welders but very few who are adequately qualified…

02 Sep 2020
BBF ensures workers put safety first as all economic sectors open up 

Face masks are one of the best weapons in the daily fight against COVID-19, which is why BBF Safety Group…

BBF ensures workers put safety first as all economic sectors open up 

Face masks are one of the best weapons in the daily fight against COVID-19, which is why BBF Safety Group is donating 400 000 Nikki reusable filtered masks to the value of R4.4 million to those who need them most.  As the economy began to open up after the hard lockdown…

01 Sep 2020
How automation and robots are helping to reduce business downtime

According to Asen Bozhikov, Assistant Professor of Business Informatics at the D. A. Academy of Economics in Svishtov, Bulgaria, businesses…

How automation and robots are helping to reduce business downtime

According to Asen Bozhikov, Assistant Professor of Business Informatics at the D. A. Academy of Economics in Svishtov, Bulgaria, businesses suffer approximately 14 hours of technology-related downtime per year. Effectively, that’s two days of operations lost. In a world that is always connected and moving at a blistering speed, businesses…

26 Aug 2020
How to ensure boilers and combustion equipment are performing efficiently

Boilers and combustion equipment can become an expensive problem for a company or home if assessments are not conducted on…

How to ensure boilers and combustion equipment are performing efficiently

Boilers and combustion equipment can become an expensive problem for a company or home if assessments are not conducted on a regular basis to ensure performance levels are running at an optimum. Various catalysts can result in inefficient performance which can be avoided, thereby saving on the life cycle of…

24 Aug 2020
Jet Demolition encourages diversity and nurtures young talent

Jet Demolition’s fundamental sense of care is illustrated in its nurturing of young talent and its commitment to uplifting women…

Jet Demolition encourages diversity and nurtures young talent

Jet Demolition’s fundamental sense of care is illustrated in its nurturing of young talent and its commitment to uplifting women in the engineering industry. While the COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on all industries globally, it is a temporary situation. The focus must therefore be on survival during…

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29 May 2020
Electra Mining Africa 2020 cancelled due to pandemic

Electra Mining Africa 2020, due to take place from 7 to 11 September at the Expo Centre in Johannesburg, has…

Electra Mining Africa 2020 cancelled due to pandemic

Electra Mining Africa 2020, due to take place from 7 to 11 September at the Expo Centre in Johannesburg, has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The next edition of the show will be held from 5 to 9 September 2022 at the same venue. Continued prohibition of large…

01 May 2020
JF Equipment launches innovative mobile unit for sanitisation in public places

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic JF Equipment has launched the revolutionary and durable Sani-Tunn, a mobile unit that…

JF Equipment launches innovative mobile unit for sanitisation in public places

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic JF Equipment has launched the revolutionary and durable Sani-Tunn, a mobile unit that can sanitise an individual as well as whatever they may be carrying. As the world adjusts to the new social norm, it’s encouraging to see how innovative our resilient nation…

08 Apr 2020
Uncovering the face of cyber crime: How a hacker scammed over $100 000

Researchers from cyber crime solutions company, Check Point, have painstakingly uncovered the identity of a prolific cyber criminal known as…

Uncovering the face of cyber crime: How a hacker scammed over $100 000

Researchers from cyber crime solutions company, Check Point, have painstakingly uncovered the identity of a prolific cyber criminal known as ‘Dton’. When you spot a phishing attempt or an email with a suspicious document attached in your inbox, have you ever wondered who actually sent it to you, and how…

18 Mar 2020
Coronavirus-triggered recession will change how we do business but could speed up Industry 4.0

The recovery from a coronavirus-triggered recession will usher in a new era in which the way we live, do business…

Coronavirus-triggered recession will change how we do business but could speed up Industry 4.0

The recovery from a coronavirus-triggered recession will usher in a new era in which the way we live, do business and invest will fundamentally change. This according to Nigel Green CEO and founder of the deVere Group, one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations. These comments come as…


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