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29th Jan 2020

Application case: Multi-site Lockout/Tagout at a large beverage company

The variety of machinery and pipes in need of regular maintenance requires beverage companies to have several specialised teams of employees and contractors, who...

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29th Jan 2020

‘More transparency needed on global deforestation’

In a recently released report, CDP – a respected international non-profit organisation, which runs a global environmental disclosure system – estimates that about five-million...

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15th Jan 2020

Rope access reduces downtime for petrochemical producer

In a first for rope-access specialist Skyriders, ultra-high-pressure blasting was used to systematically remove a layer of cementitious fireproofing and insulating material from a...

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15th Jan 2020

Nespresso seeks to revive Mozambique’s coffee industry

Swiss company aims to promote sustainable farming practices and agroforestry, while improving farmers’ livelihoods through capacity and skills building As part of its Reviving...

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15th Jan 2020

Volkswagen produces world-class quality

A recent audit of various quality management systems in place at Volkswagen Group South Africa has reaffirmed the organisation’s position as a world-class manufacturer...

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4th Dec 2019

Enable safer machine interventions

Reduce accidents at work during machine interventions with Lockout/Tagout from Brady. Discover our complete Lockout/Tagout solution! Everywhere you want to go with your Lockout/Tagout...

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4th Dec 2019

Bentley puts down new roots

Tree-planting project acknowledges the role trees play in tackling climate change and protecting biodiversity As Bentley Motors approaches the end of its centenary year,...

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4th Dec 2019

Zero-emission refrigerated quadracycle makes its debut

Environmentally focused eCargo bike is purpose designed to carry chilled or frozen foods United Kingdom (UK)-based Electric Assisted Vehicles Limited (EAV) has launched what...

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4th Dec 2019

Getting the better of forklift incidents

Given the regularity of forklift injuries and fatalities recorded every year across the industry, forklift safety awareness plays a significant role in reducing accidents...

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4th Dec 2019

KitKat finds a substitute for sugar

Cacao pulp – which, until now, has been largely regarded as a waste product – has been successfully used as a substitute for sugar...

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20th Nov 2019

Industrial cleaning is about more than ticking boxes

A rigorous cleaning schedule that’s designed to prevent the build-up of grit, grime and dirt is one of the most significant keys to ensuring...

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20th Nov 2019

Palm oil industry turns to radar to detect deforestation

Preliminary results indicate that a new, radar-based monitoring system offers benefits related to the early detection of deforestation A coalition of 10 of the...

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20th Nov 2019

Volvo chooses blockchain for cobalt traceability

Committed to an ethical supply chain for its raw materials, vehicle manufacturer Volvo turns to blockchain to ensure full traceability of cobalt used in...

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20th Nov 2019

Taking a stand against plastic

Forging partnerships to alleviate plastic pollution and to drive an inclusive circular economy is at the core of consumer goods giant Unilever’s strategy to...

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6th Nov 2019

Interroll moves into Iceland

Establishing a permanent office in Reykjavik strengthens the company’s activities in the fish-processing sector Material handling specialist Interroll has acquired significant parts of the...

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