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1st Aug 2018

Keeping control when a strike erupts

Parts of Johannesburg were plunged into darkness in June when Eskom workers damaged company property during a wage strike – an act that Nomvula...

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1st Aug 2018

South Africa beats Europe in recycling

According to the 2017 statistics released by Plastics SA, recycling in South Africa continued to grow with more than 334 727 tonnes of products recycled...

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20th Jul 2018

IT and engineering: bringing it all together

Willem Sprong, technical executive, electrical engineering for GIBB Engineering and Architecture, writes that the maintenance of infrastructure is a vital role for engineers worldwide...

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20th Jul 2018

The fire-safety risk of load shedding

“The public needs to be aware of the potential fire risks posed by electricity utility Eskom’s decision to implement scheduled load shedding across South...

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20th Jul 2018

Striving to create a “zero harm” environment

It is more than its ability to provide an innovative transport logistics solution that has ensured Johannesburg Stock Exchange-listed Cargo Carriers remains a preferred...

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20th Jul 2018

BMG now stocking Coba floor matting

New to BMG’s portfolio of safety and personal protection equipment (PPE) is workplace safety matting and floor-safety products. This range also encompasses specialist floor-safety...

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4th Jul 2018

Skyriders scales new heights in Zambia

Skyriders Access Specialists showcased the flexibility of its rope-access solutions at a recent waterproofing contract on a 19-storey hotel building, in Lusaka, Zambia, for...

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4th Jul 2018

Exploring duty of care for travelling employees

Business travel is part of the day-to-day job for a growing cohort of employees, from senior company executives to junior sales staff, across all...

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4th Jul 2018

A 360° welding solution

Afrox has launched its 360° Integrated Customer Application Solutions and Safety Solutions programmes. Theses comprehensive solutions allow its customers to stay abreast of global...

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4th Jul 2018

More than just a show

For 46 years, Electra Mining Africa has been winning the minds and hearts of mining and related industries. Delivering an effective platform to showcase...

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22nd Jun 2018

Harvesting icebergs to save the Mother City

Harvesting icebergs was one of the solutions offered to assist with the water shortages in Cape Town. At the African Utility Week Conference, held...

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22nd Jun 2018

Maximum production, minimal injuries

Production output in the mining industry is predicated on the smooth functioning of machines, processes and people. Back-to-back shifts are needed to realise full...

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20th Jun 2018

Preventing fires with tank blanketing

The storage of flammable liquids carries with it the need to put in place fire-protection mechanisms. Tank blanketing is an effective way of preventing...

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20th Jun 2018

Questions around Liberty breach

Financial services provider Liberty became the latest high-profile victim of a data breach, when cyber criminals took control of information of Liberty’s top clients...

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20th Jun 2018

Soweto clean-up drives education and environmental awareness

More than 1 400 schoolchildren, government representatives, companies and NPOs hit the streets of Orlando East, Soweto, to drive environmental awareness and education in the...

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