R/€ = 17.8686 Change: -0.0596
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Pt 1045.52 $/oz Change: 7.92


New high-tech African facility for SEW-EURODRIVE 

30th November 2022 SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa, a specialist in drive and control technologies, moved into its new state-of-the-art 26 000-m2 headquarters complex in Aeroton, Johannesburg, earlier this year. The new complex more than triples the floor and factory space that was available at its previous premises. 

Imagine a world without fuel emissions… now you’re envisioning what Nel Hydrogen is making possible

30th November 2022 Nel is a global, dedicated hydrogen company, delivering optimal solutions to produce, store, and distribute hydrogen from renewable energy.  

Water stewardship key to sustaining mining sector

By: Halima Frost     25th November 2022 Mines must use water stewardship to improve water conservation and water saving, thereby enhancing perception of the industry in the twenty-first century, says innovative solutions developer Xylem South Africa African strategy and marketing manager Chetan Mistry. The benefits of becoming water... 

Company launches ‘Big Five’ campaign

11th November 2022 Last month, industrial equipment supplier Festo South Africa introduced its Festo Core Range of ‘Big Five’ products, which are an attractively priced range of pneumatic automation products that can reliably handle numerous standard tasks and still meet all the demands of daunting applications.... 

Northam tables ‘firm intention’ to acquire remaining RBPlat shares

By: Donna Slater     9th November 2022 JSE-listed platinum group metals (PGMs) miner Northam Platinum has announced its firm intention to acquire all remaining shares in fellow PGMs miner Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBPlat) which it does not already own at R172.70 a share. The offer is a premium of about 15% to the November 8 offer by... 

First-phase commissioning of Namibia tin expansion project complete 

By: Martin Creamer     7th November 2022 The commissioning of the first phase of the tin expansion project at the Uis mine in Namibia is complete, AfriTin Mining said on Monday. Appealingly, lithium and tantalum will also be extracted from the processing streams. 

Fuso’s new electric eCanter unveiled, first test units to arrive in SA next year

By: Irma Venter     4th November 2022 Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) has unveiled its next-generation all-electric light-duty eCanter truck. Since its launch in 2017 as the first series-produced truck of its kind in Japan, the vehicle has also been running in Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand.  

With Madagascar mine nearly complete, NextSource progresses plans for its first battery anode facility

By: Mariaan Webb     25th October 2022 With the completion of Phase 1 of the Molo graphite mine, in Madagascar, just weeks away, Vision Blue-backed developer NextSource is finalising its plans to build several battery anode facilities (BAFs) that will convert flake graphite into coated, spheronised and purified graphite (CSPG). CSPG... 

Platinum-linked green hydrogen economy has $10-trillion-a-year opportunity tag  

By: Martin Creamer     24th October 2022 The three letters PEM, which flag platinum-using green hydrogen and fuel cell solutions, are written all over the American green hydrogen company Plug, which is advancing into a potential $10-trillion-a-year sector. Plug’s PEM electrolyser solutions produce carbon-free green hydrogen using... 

America's new nuclear power industry has a Russian problem

By: Reuters     20th October 2022 US firms developing a new generation of small nuclear power plants to help cut carbon emissions have a big problem: only one company sells the fuel they need, and it's Russian. That's why the US government is urgently looking to use some of its stockpile of weapons-grade uranium to help fuel the... 

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