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Mpact expands face shield range - adults, kids, hardhat shields and respiratory masks

The safety of our communities is a top priority for us at Mpact. We have further expanded our face shield range and will be launching a respiratory mask during the course of June; ready for the re-opening of the many industries under lock down level three...

Issued by Mpact Plastics 3 days ago

#LockdownLessons: Continued support needed from government, corporates, ordinary citizens

Njombo Lekula, MD at PPC, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

By Sindy Peters 19 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Manage risk appropriately, stay positive, look for solutions

Adele Naidoo, head of human resources at JoJo, shares her experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how her organisation is navigating these unusual times...

By Sindy Peters 15 May 2020

BT-Industrial signs up as SAPPMA member

BT-Industrial (BTI) recently signed up as a member of the Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers Association...

13 May 2020

MATUS to pay R10.9m for inflating essential hygiene product prices

Local company Matus has agreed to pay an administrative penalty of R5.9m after it admitted to inflation of its gross profit margins with regards to essential hygiene products...

30 Apr 2020

Level 4: Hardware, food delivery and winter clothing allowed, but no cigarettes

The sale of cigarettes and alcohol will remain prohibited...

30 Apr 2020

Evalution Flooring, R4AWM partner in creating eco-bricks

Evalution Flooring, in partnership with Recycle 4 Africa Waste Management (R4AWM), has launched the first phase of its sustainability project with the aim of enabling zero waste in the luxury vinyl flooring arena...

29 Apr 2020

Can South Africa's coastal infrastructure survive corrosion?

Consulting engineers and designers seem to need intensive education on the important role that zinc hot dip galvanised steel can play in ensuring a long life (+30 years) for exposed structural steel and other steel fixtures...

By Simon Norton, Issued by Irvine Partners 24 Apr 2020

Sew-Eurodrive joins SA campaign in 3D printing face masks, shields

Sew-Eurodrive has joined a nationwide campaign to use 3D printing technology to produce much-needed face masks and shields for healthcare workers and first responders...

23 Apr 2020

How 3D printing is proving its worth in the fight against Covid-19

From specialised masks to various breathing apparatus, 3D printing is helping people to think 'out of the box'...

23 Apr 2020

SA contractors to support local manufacturers

"The current constraint on China's manufacturing output provides a golden opportunity to local manufacturers to reclaim the supply chain..."

6 Apr 2020

Waterfront project goes green with ecobricks

A new green building project broke ground at the Portswood District of the V&A Waterfront last year, which will use the recycled beverage bottles known as ecobricks as part of its construction...

16 Mar 2020

R9m offloading zone set to drive efficiency in coastal cement operations

Cement producer, PPC, has built a R9m offloading facility at its George Depot, which will receive product by rail, improving its turnaround to customers without compromising quality...

12 Mar 2020

Covid-19: Factory closures in China may swell demand for SA-made products

Albert Louw from Lasher Tools says that the company has gained new business as a consequence of the outbreak of coronavirus in China and the closure of manufacturing in the country...

2 Mar 2020

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