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worldsteel: SA steel production rose by 2.3% y/y in June to 530,000 tons
South African steel production rose 2.3% year on year (y/y) in June to an estimated 530,000 tons, according to the World Steel Association... read more>>

Evraz temporarily ceases production of steel
Steloy Castings IRIS accredited
Steloy Castings has announced their IRIS (International Railway Industry Standard) accreditation, marking a significant milestone for the company... read more>>
Arcelor puts plant in care as steel sector reels
SA's largest steel maker, ArcelorMittal SA, said yesterday that it was putting its Vereeniging long steelworks into "emergency care" read more>>
GE Garages to provide technology skills acquisition
General Electric Africa and Gearbox have announced their plans to launch GE Garages, a Nairobi skills building programme that will bring together partners from academia and private sector... read more>>
PRASA off track with crucial upgrades
The Passenger Rail Agency of SA (PRASA) is severely behind schedule on upgrades necessary for its new trains procured in a R51bn contract... read more>>
The wood burning oven alternative
Although the City of Cape Town has developed a plan to spare the city from Eskom's Stage 1 load shedding, it's still a good idea to have a backup when the lights go out... read more>>
Durban dry dock set for final phase of repair
Over the next four months the Prince Edward Graving Dry Dock in Durban, owned and operated by Transnet National Ports Authority... read more>>
When driving supply chain performance, visibility is key

David Telford

At its heart, supply chain management requires a balancing of operational efficiency, customer satisfaction and quality... read more>>
Examining the changing data environment
The volume of data has exploded thanks to the increasing number of connected devices. Expectations are that the digital world will... read more>>
Work on OSSB at the Port of Saldanha has commenced
Construction on Transnet National Ports Authority's new Off-Shore Supply Base (OSSB) at the Port of Saldanha has commenced.... read more>>
EU opens probe into Rexam beverage can takeover
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM: The EU's competition regulator opened an in-depth probe on Monday into the proposed takeover of Rexam, the British maker of beverage cans, by US peer Ball Corporation in an offer worth £4.3 billion ($6.6 billion; €5.8 billion)... read more>>
Introducing world-class manufacturer, Ganizo Emporium

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Founder Albert Mlazi has taken the reigns as MD of newly launched manufacturing all-rounder, Ganizo Emporium... read more>>
GE Africa and Gearbox driving entrepreneurial development
GE Africa and Gearbox announced a plan to launch a 'GE Garages' manufacturing programme to help build a skilled workforce and drive... read more>>
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Premier: manufacturing key to growing economy
PRETORIA: The manufacturing sector is still key to growing the economy and contributing to the country's Gross Domestic Product... read more>>
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