Nick Denbow’s European report: Sales and marketing people to admire
September 2016, This Week's Editor's Pick
There is a family-run DIY shop in Winchester: it does not have the attractive displays of the DIY supercentres, it is crammed with stuff in crowded aisles, and you have to ask where to look for anything.
Honeywell improves operator efficiency at Russian refinery
September 2016, Honeywell ACS South Africa
Honeywell has announced that its Experion HS process automation system has been implemented at Kuban Oil and Gas Company’s Ilsky Refinery, one of the largest refineries in Russia’s Krasnodar Territory.
Yokogawa’s Centum VP receives the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Prize
September 2016, Yokogawa South Africa
Yokogawa has announced that its Centum VP R6 integrated production control system has received the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Prize of the 46th Machine Industry Design Awards. This is the
Bosch rewards Internet of Things innovators
Three young women engineers have been recognised by Bosch for their visions of how the Internet of Things (IoT) might transform the way we live our lives.
Maz Chowdhury, Sophie Spooner and Ka Man Wong
Mourning Alice Endress
September 2016, Endress+Hauser
The Endress+Hauser Group is in mourning for Alice Endress. Following a brief illness, the widow of the company founder died peacefully in her sleep on 6 July surrounded by her family. She was 97 years
SEW-Eurodrive and Eureka Construction – 36 years and counting
September 2016, SEW-Eurodrive
For more than three decades, milling industries across Africa have relied on dependable equipment manufactured by Eureka Construction, which has been making use of SEW-Eurodrive motors since it was established
MSA Africa fall-arrest business set to grow following global acquisition
September 2016, MSA Africa
MSA Africa’s potential for growth in local market share in 2016 is considerable, following the 2015 acquisition of UK-based Latchways by the MSA Group. Latchways is a specialist in the design and manufacture
Endress+Hauser builds customised calibration container for Africa’s MMM sector
September 2016, Endress+Hauser
Process automation specialist Endress+Hauser South Africa has designed and built a portable calibration hub to bring its world-class process calibration technology to Mutanda Mine SARL (Mumi mine), an
VEGA launches Vegapuls 64 for liquids to customers and their partners
September 2016, VEGA Instruments SA
VEGA Control’s Vegapuls 64 product launch took place on 15 July in the ballroom at Montecasino. The gala event was attended by approximately 400 guests, which included customers and their partners and
RS Components extends pneumatics offering through agreement with Festo
September 2016, RS Components SA
RS Components, the trading brand of Electrocomponents, the global distributor for engineers, has reached an agreement to integrate Festo pneumatics products into its range, providing industrial customers
Festo flying high at Electra Mining 2016
September 2016, Festo
Festo is exhibiting at Stand A9 in Hall 5 at this year’s Electra Mining event. It is also one of four sponsors for the show. A key focus area for Festo is the mining industry and it will have an extensive
Stafsjö Valves celebrate 350 years
September 2016, Valve & Automation
Established in 1666, Stafsjö is one of the oldest companies operating in Sweden. Production commenced with the manufacture of cannons for the Swedish armed forces and remained the core business activity
Siemens TIA User Forum – 2016
September 2016, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Ind. & Drives
Digitalisation is being adopted by every major industry globally. The digital revolution in industry is unstoppable. Companies in the manufacturing and processing industries benefit from increased productivity
What to expect from SMC Pneumatics South Africa at this year’s Electra Mining
September 2016, SMC Pneumatics South Africa
Having officially opened its doors in South Africa earlier this year, SMC Pneumatics South Africa will be exhibiting for the first time at Electra Mining 2016.
True to its customer-centric culture and
Magnet introduces thermal imaging as a service
Magnet’s newly established division – Magnet Electrical Projects – offers a critical service to all industries in the electrical and instrumentation sectors, including solutions for hazardous environments.
Vert Energy at Electra Mining
Vert Energy is participating at this year’s Powerex show at Electra Mining, Stand B06, Hall 9.
“As a service provider to the diesel, gas, wind and hydro generator set building industry, we believe this
Becker Mining to showcase automation at Electra Mining
September 2016, Becker Mining South Africa
Becker Mining South Africa will again showcase a wide range of mechanical, electrical and electronic products at Electra Mining. (Hall 6 Stand C18).
“Our display this year will showcase the company’s
Success of EtherCAT in China continues
The world headquarters of the EtherCAT Technology Group (ETG) in Nuremberg, Germany was founded in 2003 and has since grown into a global phenomenon. Today, the ETG maintains regional offices in four
From the Editor's desk: Safety systems and IT in manufacturing highlighted in September
September 2016, Technews Publishing
Two of our most popular and topical features run together in this issue. Safety is top of mind at all well-run manufacturing facilities, mostly because it is just so much more efficient, for both personnel
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