MegaBanner-Right

MegaBanner-Left

LeaderBoad-Right

LeaderBoard-Left

Industry News

    Ferrari 488 GTB: extreme power for extreme driving thrills

    Forty years on from the unveiling of its first ever mid-rear-engined V8 model, the 308 GTB, the Prancing Horse opens a new chapter in its 8-cylinder history. The Ferrari 488 GTB...

    CTICC expansion budget increased

    The City of Cape Town’s adjustments budget for the 2014/2015 financial year included extra funding of R33.5m for safety and security, R450m for new land for human settlements and R21m for...

    SA trade surplus in December – but Rand still under pressure

    South Africa recorded a trade surplus of R6.85bn in December after a revised R5.27bn shortfall in November, data from the revenue service showed last week. Exports rose 3.8% to R87.49bn,...

    SAA awarded 4-Star rating

    National carrier South African Airways (SAA) has been awarded a 4-Star rating for the thirteenth consecutive year. “This achievement which comes on the back of the airline announcing its financial...

    Western Cape cycling season in full swing

    The Western Cape’s prestigious cycling events earn R760m for the local economy annually. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, said cycling season was in full swing as the province gears up for the...

    Chevron to close Cape Town oil refinery for maintenance

    The Chevron Cape Town Refinery, situated in Milnerton, will undergo one of its biggest routine maintenance and safety inspection from 13 February 2015 throughout March 2015. Maintenance and safety inspections...

    Energy absorbers made of fibre composite plastics

    Voith introduces a lateral energy absorber made of glass fibre reinforced plastics (GFRP) and aluminum. Compared with standard steel absorbers a weight reduction of 60% could be achieved. This new...

    Fuel price down, but other expenses up?

    With the South African petrol price experiencing a sixth consecutive decline, can consumers feel financially safer paying at least R4 less for a litre of petrol? Last year this time,...

    Moulding a successful partnership

    Cape Town-based SPM boasts an installation footprint that spans across Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and the Middle East. SPM plant engineer, Manfred Habeck, indicates that there has been consistent growth...

    Moving the earth with a production leader

    Caterpillar says its new generation Cat D10T2 track-type tractor takes cost per ton production to new levels of proficiency. For decades Cat D10 track-type tractors, in successive model configurations, have delivered...

    MUST READ

    WEG Africa pioneers local manufacture of MV softstarters in SA

    WEG Africa has become the first OEM to produce medium voltage (MV) softstarters in South Africa, reducing lead times for customers and supporting the...

    RECOMMENDED

    Cape Business News
    Follow us on Social Media