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Generator or battery backup proves to be a difficult choice for companies

18th September 2009 Specialist power management company Powermode chief technology officer Philip Hampton says that companies often battle between the choice of generators or battery backups to support their power needs.  

Generator specifications critical to different altitudes

18th September 2009 Generator manufacturer Propower Generators says that many companies are being sold standby-rated generator sets that are not powerful enough to meet their specific needs. 

Power solutions company provides customised generators

18th September 2009 Power solutions company Meissner is providing customised generators alongside its uninterruptible power supply (UPS) offering to satisfy customer requirements. 

Maintenance plays a critical role in industry

18th September 2009 Cape Town-based subsidiary of the Zest Electric Group, IMS Cape, says that after-market service and support for generator sets should not be an optional extra. 

Lifting equipment 
manufacturer expands 
its footprint in Africa

11th September 2009 Manufacturer of complete lifting systems Gunnebo Industries South Africa is acquiring a number of distribution partners throughout sub-Saharan Africa. 

Professionalism encouraged in work-at-height industry

11th September 2009 Work at height training provider Height Wise Training Academy is promoting professionalism within the work at height industry by encouraging and adhering to standards that are often overlooked by certain companies that employ rope access and fall arrest technicians. 

Lifting equipment 
supplier focused 
on training

11th September 2009 Supplier of lifting and rigging equipment, as well as marine and offshore mooring, Anchor Industries is focused on the training and development of its staff and clients. 

Rope access company 
completes major projects

11th September 2009 Specialist rope access company Skyriders has completed two major projects involving the extension of a chimney stack at Syama gold mine in Mali and the building of a recreational bungee jumping facility at the Orlando Cooling Towers in Soweto, Johannesburg. 

Society aims to advance theory and practice standards

28th August 2009 The Society for Automation, Instrumentation, Measurement and Control’s (SAIMC’s) aim to advance the standards of theory and practice in the fields of measurement and control remains a high priority. 

Growing market for online monitoring

28th August 2009 End-users have experienced a marked increase in prices, as well as a decline in service levels from traditional suppliers in the machine protection market, says machine monitoring solutions company Engineering Dynamics (ED) MD Christo van der Walt. 

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