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Flying motion
Beckhoff Automation, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

A planar motor system of free-floating movers with six degrees of freedom.

SEW-Eurodrive and Film Riggers help French Spiderman
SEW-Eurodrive, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Specialist rigging company, Film Riggers, was recently called upon to ensure the safety of Alain Robert, aka the French Spiderman, while he scaled a skyscraper in central Johannesburg to create an advertisement for an international tyre manufacturer.

Intermot radial piston motors
Axiom Hydraulics, Hydraulic systems & components

Axiom Hydraulics has added another high quality brand to its impressive range of hydraulic components.

Festo takes part in WorldSkills competition
Festo, News & events

Students from various institutions were hosted at Festo’s Johannesburg offices for a week and ongoing technical support was provided to all participants.

BMG acquires Rustenburg Engineering and Joerg Foundry
Bearing Man Group T/A BMG, News & events

Through BMG’s acquisition of Rustenburg Engineering and Joerg Foundry, the company is now a major player in the foundry industry.

Environmentally friendly wire rope lubricants
Other technologies

The value of products like the Earthwise range supplied by Lubrication Engineers (LE) is immense because of their focus on non-toxicity.

V-lock system and co-operative robots
Metal Work Pneumatic South Africa, Robotics & Mechatronics

Metal Work has developed applications for the automation of the assembly process together with producers of co-operative robots.

Refrigeration compressed air dryers
Artic Driers International , Pneumatic systems & components

The R Class range of compressed air refrigeration dryers and RSXW chemical adsorption dryers have consistently low dew points, with an attractive entry price and a low cost of ownership once in operation.

Five hydraulics technology trends
Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa, Hydraulic systems & components

In this article are five key technology trends presented by Parker Hannifin that are shaping the future of hydraulics.

Making the move to weld-free piping
Parker Hannifin - Sales Company South Africa, Hydraulic systems & components

Moving to a weld-free piping solution presents many potentially advantageous opportunities, particularly if this can be backed by onsite support to help optimise system performance and uptime.

Long-term equipment hire is a cost-saver
Pneumatic systems & components

A factor in favour of long-term rentals is that the mine does not have to employ skilled people specifically to service and maintain compressors or generators.

Industry 5.0 – the best of both worlds
Cobots , Robotics & Mechatronics

The convergence of robot capabilities and human skills.

Ten years of emerging enterprise and graduate development
News & events

Bosch Ulwazi marks its tenth anniversary this year, with a track record in the advancement of engineering skills across South Africa. The company was established in 2009 as a subsidiary of Bosch Holdings ...

Unique mechatronics academy
ElectroMechanica, News & events

ElectroMechanica (EM) has set a new benchmark in the automation industry by collaborating with Polytech Africa in establishing the first Mechatronics Academy to be accredited by merSETA.

Hytec appointed Service Partner to Zollern
Hytec South Africa, News & events

Hytec South Africa has been appointed southern Africa Service Partner to the Drive Technology Unit of Zollern

Hyflo incorporated into BMG fluid technology
Bearing Man Group T/A BMG, News & events

The Engineering Solutions Group of Invicta Holdings has incorporated Hyflo Southern Africa into BMG’s Fluid Technology division.

HAW showcasing eight product lines at NAMPO 2019
Hydraulic & Automation Warehouse, News & events

Hydraulic and Automation Warehouse (HAW) is showcasing eight of its niche product lines at NAMPO 2019 in May.

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