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Cameron Mackay

Cameron Mackay

Cameron Mackay is a Creamer Media Writer for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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Company aims to expand product range

30th September 2022 Local industrial equipment supplier Shumani Industrial Equipment is expanding its product offering to compete in the South African mining sector. While the company’s exposure to the mining market is limited, its products can be used for support functions in mining, rather than for the production... 

Industry must adapt to new vehicle transition

23rd September 2022 A significant growth opportunity for the local automotive component manufacturing sector lies in how successfully South Africa positions itself in the newenergy vehicle (NEV) assembly space for battery electric vehicles and hydrogen-based fuel cell electric vehicles. This is vital, given how key... 

Association’s initiatives plugging skills gaps

23rd September 2022 The National Association of Automotive Component and Allied Manufacturers (NAACAM’s) skills development and career pathway management initiatives – such as High Gear and the Yakhi’Future platform – have provided ideal platforms for local training institutions to understand the requirements of the... 

Industry perseveres despite turbulent period

16th September 2022 As of mid-August, combined domestic and international passenger traffic to, from and within Southern Africa has recovered to about 64% of August 2019 levels, says industry body Airlines Association of Southern Africa (AASA) CEO Aaron Munetsi. This is despite the Southern Africa air transport... 

Travel demand fuels resurgence despite costs

16th September 2022 The lifting of travel restrictions in most markets, low unemployment in most countries and expanded personal savings are fuelling a resurgence in demand in the global air transport industry, which will result in passenger numbers reaching 83% of pre-pandemic levels in 2022, states industry body... 

Project increases company competitiveness

16th September 2022 A supplier development project conducted by local body the Aerospace Industry Support Initiative (AISI) has increased the global competitiveness of advanced radio- frequency and microwave components manufacturer LambdaG, placing the company on a path to compete with “European manufacturers”.... 

Drones to debut as Africa Aerospace and Defence Expo makes post-Covid return

16th September 2022 Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and drones will, for the first time, be flown at the upcoming 2022 biennial Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) Expo, while the attendance of private-sector oil and gas, mining and energy companies will represent a “significant presence”. In addition to the economic... 

Environmental and industry policy gaps, corruption constrain industry

9th September 2022 The Zimbabwe government’s decision to grant prospecting and mining rights in environmentally protected areas, such as the Hwange National Park, has been criticised by the international community, says law firm Beech Veltman CEO Warren Beech. Natural resources are in abundance in Zimbabwe, which... 

Cohesive policies can boost investor sentiment

9th September 2022 While mining and mineral exports contribute significantly to Zimbabwe’s gross domestic product, the industry falls short of its potential to contribute to the country’s growth and development. In the latest investment perception survey of mining companies, released by independent think tank the... 

Education helps company empower women in technical fields

26th August 2022 Power technology provider Cummins invests in many corporate responsibility initiatives (CRI) to assist in increasing access to technical careers for young girls from school level onwards. These initiatives focus on equitable access to education, economic empowerment, legal rights and safety. 

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