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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Manufacturing

Women encouraged to dive-in to the maritime sector

The event Women Dive In! Career Opportunities in the Maritime Sector hosted by the SA International Maritime Institute (SAIMI) in partnership with the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA-SA) and African Marine Solutions (AMSOL) in Cape Town this week was attended by approximately 100 women.

Servicing the Western Cape’s construction industry and booming maritime sector this September

Supported by the Western Cape Government and Host City, the City of Cape Town, dmg events are delighted to announce the 7th annual Cape Construction Expo and 6th Cape Industries Showcase co-located from 11-12 September 2019 at Sun Exhibits, GrandWest.

AIDC incubatees at Ford Incubation Centre receives Q1 Ford Certification

Motherson & BACS (an incubatee company at Ford Incubation Centre) recently obtained their Ford Q1 status, making it the third company on site that has achieved this.

Africa’s manufacturing potential unleashed

The continent boasts an expanding young population and an urbanisation rate considered to be the fastest in the world. By 2034, Africa is projected to have a larger workforce than China and India.

A shift in policy to promote small-scale power generation

The likely granting of licences to small-scale power producers to sell excess power to the grid, will open up the market and help small manufacturers to cover the cost of installing generating capacity.

A winning recipe for laser applications – expertise, machinery and high quality gas

Air Products is well known as a key supplier of industrial gases nationally. In the Western Cape there are customers from a variety of industries, and it is good to know that Air Products has played a role in the growth of businesses.

Investors in agri-processing are in demand

Only 11% of the Free State’s primary agricultural production is processed within the province’s boundaries, but available industrial land presents opportunities for agri-processing investment.

Developing KwaZulu-Natal manufacturers

KwaZulu-Natal Manufacturing Indaba aims to make a sustainable and positive impact on provincial manufacturing communities, empowering local industrialists to grow and prosper.

A revolution, one weld at a time

A gender revolution has begun in what were exclusively male industries, led by a still-tiny vanguard of women artisans produced by South Africa’s TVET College system.

Strategic interventions to change the trajectory of the Eastern Cape automotive industry

The East Cape Automotive Industry Forum (ECAIF) has set five-year targets for growth of the local automotive industry.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Seeking equity investors for brick factory in Kimberley

The brick manufacturing plant is to be situated in Kimberley and bricks will be produced using slimes from the mining operations in the area.

Public-private partnership opportunities in Tshwane Automotive City

The adoption of the TAC Masterplan and consequent public funding for infrastructure development, will create partnership opportunities for the private sector.

Seeking investment partners for paint and detergent manufacturing plant

Business case and feasibility studies have been completed for a factory which will produce paints and industrial chemical products.

Featured Business Opportunities

Why now is the time to invest in a farming business in Africa

The variety and diversity in the agriculture sector in Africa has made it an attractive option to a lot of entrepreneurs. If you’re looking to get into the framing industry, now is the time.

Explore opportunities in the U.S. market (Cape Chamber event)

The Cape Chamber's International Trade desk in collaboration with the U.S. Commercial Service will be hosting an event to discuss the opportunities and benefits of investing in the United States.

Find the best EPC and EPCM services for your gas to power project

Engineering and project management services including coordination, design, procurement, and construction management and execution offered.