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Custom-made processing belts for the food industry
1st Quarter 2019, Megadyne SA (AMMEGA)

Spiraflex open mesh conveyor belts are manufactured and packaged in Italy.

Double V-girder quadruples lifting capacity
1st Quarter 2019

Konecranes and Demag has developed a new Double V-Girder crane which is capable of a 50 ton lifting capacity – four times that of the Single Girder.

Solutions for bulk materials handling on mine conveyors
1st Quarter 2019

BLT World offers dependable solutions for specific problems at the transfer points of conveyor systems in bulk materials handling on the mines.

Taking hydraulics to a new level
4th Quarter 2018, Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa, This Week's Editor's Pick

The recent introduction of versatile digital ecosystems connecting electronic control hardware and software to the cloud will be a game changer for mobile hydraulic machinery and equipment manufacturers.

Fashion and data combine to create iconic African designs
4th Quarter 2018, Siemens Digital Industries, This Week's Editor's Pick

Technology leader Siemens used data from the cities of Lagos, Nairobi and Johannesburg and wove it into unique fabrics which tell a story about each city.

Retrospective digitalisation
4th Quarter 2018

Nick Boughton, digital lead at systems integrator, Boulting Technology explains how plants with legacy equipment can retrospectively upgrade their facility to a smart factory.

How to prove payback on an ­Industry 4.0 project
4th Quarter 2018, Festo, This Week's Editor's Pick

Festo not only implements IIoT functions and services into its product portfolio, but also adds training and consulting, for students as well as professionals, using the latest ideas in its Technology Factory at Scharnhausen, Germany.

SKF ups the digital ante
4th Quarter 2018, SKF South Africa

Swedish group SKF has been implementing its digital transformation since 2015, investing close to R260 million to carry out its digital revolution at its historical Göteborg plant.

Sensors for condition monitoring
4th Quarter 2018, Instrotech

Instrotech’s general purpose monitoring sensors are ideal for use with PLCs and other industrial controllers.

Approach and planning for effective maintenance
4th Quarter 2018

Marthinusen & Coutts promotes continuous improvement through engaging with its customers.

Motor control and protection products
4th Quarter 2018, Magnet Group

Magnet’s portfolio of space saving Eaton motor control and protection devices offers motor starting and protection solutions in diverse industries, including mining, oil and gas, pulp and paper, OEMs, the automotive sector and in general utilities.

Theft-proof couplers
4th Quarter 2018

Proof Engineering has pioneered the ProAlloy zinc coupler, presenting a three-in-one solution for industry: reduced theft risk, lighter weight and lower cost.

Revolutionary modular rope hoist
4th Quarter 2018

Demag’s modular rope hoist offers many options, such as five different sizes with load capacities of up to 50 tons, a choice of motors, a foot-mounted hoist, low headroom travelling hoist, double-rail crab, a standard headroom travelling hoist, as well as a smart SafeControl system.

The eight technologies that will transform manufacturing
3rd Quarter 2018, This Week's Editor's Pick

Recent research identifies vendor challenges and solutions for new future technologies, including robotics, blockchain, AI and edge analytics.

Modern electromechanical ­machine design
3rd Quarter 2018, Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa, This Week's Editor's Pick

Many leading motion technology suppliers have developed their product portfolio specifically for machine designers.

Position sensor detection for ­hydraulic cylinders
3rd Quarter 2018, Instrotech

Siko’s SGH wire-actuated encoders measure cylinder stroke as well as speed in hydraulic cylinders with impressive efficiency, flexibility and robustness.

Smart sensors for smart factories
3rd Quarter 2018, SICK Automation Southern Africa

Parts of the so-called ‘smart factory’ are already reality, and many processes and functions between information and operations spheres are becoming increasingly coordinated. At the centre of implementing ...

Torque transducers help test electric and hybrid powertrains
3rd Quarter 2018, Instrotech

Avid Technology is a leader in the design and manufacture of electrified powertrain and advanced thermal management systems for heavy duty and high performance electric and hybrid vehicles. Its technology ...

Compact, explosion-proof absolute encoder
3rd Quarter 2018, Countapulse Controls

Many applications that require the use of absolute encoders are demanding, not just from a performance perspective but also because of the operating environment. An example of this is in applications ...

Smart sensors for industrial motion control
3rd Quarter 2018, Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa

Smart sensors are facilitating the manufacturing sector’s shift to Industry 4.0.

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