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A new hub for hydraulics and pneumatics
4th Quarter 2014, BMG - Bearing Man Group

Hydraulic & Pneumatic Hub (HPH) commenced operations in March 2014. Centrally located in City Deep, Johannesburg, HPH offers complete system design, engineering services and technical advice in both the ...

HSS achieves Master distributorship for Schroeder
4th Quarter 2014, Hydrastatic Sales & Service

Hydrastatic Sales & Service (HSS) has been awarded Master Distributor status by Schroeder Industries, and is responsible for Schroeder product distribution across sub-Saharan Africa. Michael Lamers, vice ...

UJ’s Sasol Solar Challenge success
4th Quarter 2014, RS Components SA

Sponsored by RS Components, the University of Johannesburg’s solar team recently came in the top five in the Sasol Solar Car Challenge. This is a single stage solar car racing event from Pretoria to Cape ...

Training in fluid transfer
4th Quarter 2014

Throughout the mining industry, the lack of formal training in hose assembly for high pressure fluid transfer has led to skilled workers being unable to gain recognition for this specialised skill. The ...

PneuDrive Challenge 2014 winners
4th Quarter 2014, SEW-Eurodrive

Submissions to this year’s annual engineering design competition which has been running since 2008 and is currently sponsored by SEW-Eurodrive and Pneumax, revealed that there is indeed young engineering ...

Watt an experience
4th Quarter 2014, Schneider Electric South Africa

Schneider Electric held its epic Xperience Efficiency event for the first time in South Africa at the end of August.

IE3 compliant electric motors as standard
4th Quarter 2014, ZEST WEG Group

The Zest WEG Group has announced that it will introduce IE3 compliant electric motors as standard across its entire product range from January 2015. The group currently offers IE2 electric motors as standard. ...

Latest technology from SEW-Eurodrive
4th Quarter 2014, SEW-Eurodrive

SEW-Eurodrive recently hosted a presentation at the company’s Drive Academy, where its latest technology and solutions were shared. The talks covered the powerful new Girth Gear for large rotating systems ...

A supersonic office
4th Quarter 2014

The Bloodhound project is aiming to break the world landspeed record in 2016 on the Hakskeen Pan north of Upington, with the goal of reaching a speed of 1609 km/h. It is the brainchild of Richard Noble, ...

The Jim Pinto Column: Chaotic storage and the IoT bandwagon
4th Quarter 2014

Jim Pinto is a ­technology futurist, international speaker and automation industry commentator. You can e-mail him at Or review his ­prognostications and predictions on his website

Genflex compounds its market share
4th Quarter 2014, Genflex

Genflex manufactured its first hydraulic hose assembly in October 1991. The company held no agencies and relied on its competitors for stock. The racks and bins came from scrapyards and the first month’s ...

Engineering today and beyond
4th Quarter 2014, Technews Publishing

Engineering and engineering education are an important part of our future.

Charting the future of automatic control
4th Quarter 2014

Two thousand of the world’s foremost engineers, roboticists and mathematicians recently met in Cape Town to share research and take a look into the future of their exciting field – automatic control – ...

New agencies for Industratech
4th Quarter 2014, Industratech

Among the agencies handled by electronic engineering specialist, Industratech, are EMHeater, LAM Technologies and TECO Group.

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