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Bosch Rexroth ball screw assemblies from Tectra Automation now have up to 80% more service life thanks to continuously improved production processes by the manufacturer. This means that design engineers are now able to use smaller sizes for the same power requirements. At the same time, Bosch Rexroth has shortened…
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 14:48

Media Tech 2017 - Stand Sales Now Open

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It’s said that creativity has no limits but those of the mind. Whereas in the past it may have been the constraints of technology that capped ingenuity - today it’s the catalyst for creativity; bringing imagination to life. Breakthrough technologies transform experiences and influence how the media and entertainment technology…
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 07:30

Where is the cheap chicken?

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Chicken farmers in South Africa are complaining that cheap frozen chicken imports are causing havoc in their industry forcing factory closures and job losses. Retail Price Watch the consumer website which compares the prices of household groceries around the country, recently published a survey which demonstrated that locally produced bulk frozen…
Wednesday, 01 February 2017 10:06

Automation University in South Africa – May 2017

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A two-day training programme providing leading-edge automation solutions Automation University Classic, a comprehensive two-day training programme from Rockwell Automation open to everyone interested in leading-edge automation solutions, from engineers to business managers, will be hosted in South Africa this year. Rockwell Automation Sub-Saharan Africa will welcome participants at Emperors Palace…
Drive and control specialists Bosch Rexroth – the joint venture partners of the Hytec Group of Companies in sub-Saharan Africa – have introduced new IPC-based control hardware that enhances the already impressive overall performance of the IndraMotion MLC control system. It connects motion, robotics and logic control with individual high-level…
Rockwell Automation adds seven new members from around the world Johannesburg, Jan. 10, 2017 — Manufacturers looking for help with safety system design and installation have new resources available to them as part of the Machinery Safety System Integrator program from Rockwell Automation. Seven new members have joined in the…
Pavilion8 tool reduces design and execution time of step tests by up to 30 percent Johannesburg, Jan. 10, 2017 — Rockwell Automation Pavilion8 Model Predictive Control (MPC) software now empowers engineers to design and execute step tests faster, safer and more accurately. Unlike manual step tests that must be continuously…
Collaboration between equipment builders and manufacturers boosts performance IoT-enabled assets and machines can improve operations when information that matters is delivered to the people who can use it best. Yet, equipment builders who invested heavily to build smart machines often are blind to the use and performance of their products…
Recent reports in the media suggest that government and the poultry industry are joining forces in order to “save the country’s chicken industry.”(fin24) However, with a growing divide between chicken importers and the poultry industry, it is unclear whether the interests of consumers are being considered and who is representing…
Johannesburg, Jan. 10, 2017 — Manufacturers and industrial operators can now bring devices deployed in hazardous areas into The Connected Enterprise via EtherNet/IP using the new Allen-Bradley Bulletin 1719 Ex I/O platform from Rockwell Automation. With the new platform, users can access data from field devices and more easily control…
Wednesday, 04 January 2017 13:19

Hirsch's and Weber's community cook off!

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Hirsch’s Carnival and Weber recently got together with the Brakpan community and Lifeline for a fun cook off! Each contestant was given a braai pack with boerewors, steak and a lamp chop, and Hirsch’s staff were on hand to help out with anything else that was needed. Contestants were given 30…
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 07:59

Nyala brands Powa Towa

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Nyala is harnessing the power of Transit Ads™ to strengthen brand awareness amongst consumers passing through Phoenix Plaza Shopping Centre in KwaZulu-Natal. The well-known maize meal product has branded the eye-catching, 12m high Powa Towa. The media format is a highly visible element within a busy, high foot and vehicle traffic environment and…
Tectra Automation has added two more products to its Bosch Rexroth frequency converters range. The EFC 3610 and the EFC 5610 provide industrial end users with even more options in how they can implement demand-oriented motor use, both in a simple and economical package for the power range 400 W…
Latest features save design time and help enhance security Johannesburg, Nov. 28, 2016 — Engineers are under constant pressure to deliver automation systems faster. To help streamline the design and configuration process, Rockwell Automation has enhanced the Rockwell Software Studio 5000 integrated development environment. The software now includes expanded integration…
App removes friction for industrial companies to boost productivity of workers   Johannesburg, Nov. 28, 2016 — When production experiences a glitch, there is not time for a lengthy process of discovery and finding colleagues. In many industrial operations today, plant-floor workers must deal with downtime events by connecting to…

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