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June 2018

Sometimes less is more. Did the GMTN exhibitors have foresight?

Matt Cast Supplies modernises its sand mixing equipment

Competition Commission approves Amsted Rail Company Inc’s merger with the Cast Products Division of Scaw SA (Pty) Ltd

Larger than life Velona tackles a man’s world

Car exports bring in R164 billion

TASA changes name to Production Technologies Association of South Africa

Insimbi expects improvement of between 55% and 65% in both earnings per share and headline earnings per share

IMP appointed agents for Metkon sample preparation equipment and Akasel consumables for metallography

Naledi commissions new heat treatment plant for grinding media production

10th Industrial Policy Action Plan launched

In memory of the ‘Sand Man’ – Vic du Plooy

Struers appoints Advanced Laboratory Solutions as agents

The Department Of Higher Education and Training launches artisan centres of specialisation

NAACAM show to be held in Durban in 2019

Two GM foundries switching to wind power

Industrial smart watch integrates humans with IIoT – Industry 4.0

VW cancels contracts with Prevent Group after supply problems

“The Bright World of Metals” is just over a year away

Trade Fair Tours and Castings SA tour to GIFA, METEC, THERMPROCESS and NEWCAST 2019

India goes ahead of the US and becomes the world’s second largest castings producer says IIF

Indian foundries in Coimbatore area protest against rising raw material costs

Breaking new ground – Bugatti develops world’s largest titanium functional component produced by additive manufacturing

Spectro announces a major upgrade of Spectrotest mobile metal analyser

New release agent Ecopart H 17-250 for the most complex geometries

Metkon Micracut 202 – a fully programmable automatic precision cut-off machine

Foseco’s new Feedex K VAK spot feeder

Remet’s Remasol Jus-Dip – A new colloidal based suspended slurry system