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Minister Naledi Pandor launches facility for industrial-scale production of nano-structured materials

     3rd December 2015 A facility to produce nano-structured materials for industrial testing was launched at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research in Pretoria today. It follows earlier successful research and development at laboratory scale. The state-of-the-art DST-CSIR Nanomaterials Industrial... 

Robots have potential to counteract squeezed mining margins – CSIR 

By: Martin Creamer     5th August 2013 Technology has the potential to help the profit-squeezed South African mining industry to start earning better margins again, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) manager novel mining methods Dr Jeannette McGill said on Monday. McGill added that South Africa’s gold and platinum... 

Titanium pilot plant launched at CSIR

By: Keith Campbell     7th June 2013 Science and Technology Minister Derek Hanekom has hailed the opening of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research's (CSIR's) titanium pilot plant as "quite a great moment". He officially inaugurated the plant on Friday, at the CSIR campus, in Pretoria. "What we are doing today is moving... 


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