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OSCILLOSCOPES: Maintain the cutting edge

Bandwidth Upgrades | Product Upgrades | Trade-Ins Even the most skilled craftsman is only as good as his or her tools. So it doesn’t help when these keep changing. Getting better, smarter, and generally able to do more. Take the Tektronix oscilloscope, which continues to evolve with new features and updates. Improvements that can inspire […]

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Wireless Makes the Connected Mine Possible – and Powerful

Mining operators face a unique predicament. They want to reap the value of a connected mine – such as with greater data access, real-time analytics, and autonomous systems and services – but their operations are perhaps the hardest in the world to reliably connect. After all, mining operations not only span great distances, but they […]

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Timber Company Turns Panels with Caldwell Posi-Turner

Freres Lumber Co. Inc. is using a 22,500-lb. (11.25-ton) capacity Caldwell Posi-Turner to turn loads at its Mass Plywood Panels facility in Lyons, Oregon. The Posi-Turner, which is designed to rotate bulky and hard to handle objects during manufacture or assembly processes, is operated beneath the hook of a 15-ton capacity overhead crane to flip […]

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Vert Energy is well-positioned to assist businesses and manufacturers curtail the negative financial and productivity effects of power outages, through the supply and support of a wide range of globally recognised components and systems. “We understand the critical role electric power generation performs in every industry and we know how important it is to have […]

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INDUSTRI Tools & Equipment has recently been launched (1 September 2019) – as part of the Engineering Solutions Group (ESG) of Invicta Holdings Limited – to supply and support all industrial sectors in Southern Africa. Through the consolidation of six independent tooling companies – Man-Dirk, Tool Quip & Allied, SA Tool, Sibuyile Industrial Supplies, Gem […]

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Legrand has introduced a new range of plugs to the local market, that not only meets the latest electrical standards, but also has advanced features, enhanced aesthetics, user convenience and offers simple installation. Legrand’s newly-designed plugs – available in two standards (old and new South African) with white or magnesium finishes – have a modern, […]

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Fibertex SA – part of the global Fibertex group – has a thorough understanding of constantly advancing requirements in the automotive sector in South Africa. Fibertex specialists works closely with automotive manufacturers to design solutions for vehicles, using lightweight materials for high performance, enhanced comfort inside the cabin, extended service life and optimum safety on […]

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Bosch Ulwazi’s 2019 Engineer-in-Training (EIT) Conference was held in Mt Edgecombe recently. At this annual event, graduates are given an interactive platform to showcase the knowledge and skills they have acquired from projects they have worked on during the year. “Bosch Ulwazi’s EIT programme was developed to provide opportunities for candidates to boost their practical […]

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e Fibertex South Africa and Specifying Techniques, in conjunction with The Architects Association of Botswana (AAB) hosted a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) seminar in Gaborone recently. “This forum – which was the first of its kind hosted by the newly formed AAB – forms part of the association’s accredited CPD programme, which is designed to […]

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Rockwell Automation and Schlumberger announce closing of Sensia joint venture

Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) and Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB) have announced the closing of their previously-announced joint venture, Sensia, the oil and gas industry’s first digitally enabled, integrated automation solutions provider. The joint venture leverages Schlumberger’s deep oil and gas domain knowledge and Rockwell Automation’s rich automation and information expertise to address this fast-growing market. “Sensia […]