Local infrastructure development, as exemplified by the Msikaba Bridge Project, is about more than construction; it is a catalyst for sustainable community growth and transformation. The project’s intent, as highlighted by Laurence Savage project director for the Concor Moto-Engil Joint Venture (CMEJV) – the main contractor, was not just logistical but had deeper implications for
By Anton Fester, MD and Koos Fourie, technical director – Sedna Industrial IT Solutions The need for more robust operational technology (OT) governance in Africa’s industrial sector is rising as more businesses seek 24/7 equipment and operational reliability. The problem is this is taking place just as they transition to an internet-based business landscape, where
Edited by Sharyn Macnamara Sibanye-Stillwater (JSE: SSW and NYSE: SBSW) has advised that it has exercised the option to acquire the Mt Lyell copper mine in Tasmania (Australia), prior to its expiry on 5 November 2023.
Bell Equipment is now offering its expertise in complex engineering, heavy fabrication and machining to all industries in the country through its newly formed division, Bell Heavy Industries (BHI). The company has demonstrated these specialist services for almost seventy years in its own range of material handling equipment.
Sibanye-Stillwater enters Section 189 consultations at four SA PGM shafts with associated support services
On 25 October 2023, Sibanye-Stillwater (JSE: SSW and NYSE: SBSW) advised that it would enter into consultations in terms of Section 189A of the Labour Relations Act, 66 of 1995 (S189) with organised labour and other affected non-unionised employees through their representatives regarding the possible restructuring of four shafts at its Southern Africa platinum group
ACTOM, a leading electro-mechanical manufacturing company in Africa, recently celebrated its 120th anniversary with a ceremony held at the Royal Johannesburg Golf Club, which was attended by Dr Robert Nkuna, director-general in the Presidency, and several other dignitaries.
Edited by Sharyn Macnamara After a COVID-19 induced four-year hiatus, the Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) announced the winners of its annual awards at a gala dinner in Fourways, Johannesburg sponsored by Lincoln Electric and Esab. The event was dedicated to recognising and celebrating remarkable achievements, innovations and contributions within the welding and fabrication
Integrated Pump Technology has secured a pivotal order for three Faggiolati stainless steel pumps at a major Mpumalanga coal fire power station. Key to success was the strategic material selection promising reliable performance in this harsh environment.
What causes maintenance planning and scheduling to fail to increase maintenance productivity, when at a casual glance, the framework of planning and scheduling seems to be in place?
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