Key employer considerations in the Mine Health and Safety Act Amendment Bill

By Kate Collier, Partner, Kenneth Coster, Partner & Mbali Nkosi, Senior Associate from Webber Wentzel

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Ammann soil compactor offers high value with efficiency

ELB Equipment, one of South Africa’s largest compaction machine suppliers, offers clients the Ammann ARS 122 soil compactor, an industry leader in compaction efficiency.

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Digital transformation supports carbon emission reduction targets in business

Going digital isn’t just about making our working lives easier and more flexible. Information and communication technology (ICT) solutions have the potential to help lower global CO2 emissions by 20% by 2030, according to BT. Sarwar Khan, Head of Global Digital Sustainability at BT, shares further insights from the company.

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Saint-Gobain refreshes the graphic identity of its construction business brands

Saint-Gobain has refreshed the graphic identity of its construction business brands (Gyproc, Weber, and Isover) to express the vision of the Group to be the worldwide leader in light and sustainable construction. This modernization meets two main objectives: leverage the strength and recognized expertise of each of its construction brands; create a clear family connection between the brands to strengthen business synergies and reaffirm the Group’s focus on “solutions”.

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How automated payee onboarding can catapult your business into the digital age, enhance cybersecurity and boost your bottom line

The digital race is on and businesses that fail to up their game in terms of digitisation and automation are at risk of being left behind. Accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic, tech innovations used to streamline and add control to slow, manual processes are fast becoming a necessity, not an option.

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Large home improvement retailer addresses electronic waste threat

In the battle to alleviate the rising tide of e-waste in South Africa, DIY Retailer LEROY MERLIN in partnership with AST Recycling have installed e-waste recycling bins in all four stores in Johannesburg.

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Non-compliant plumbing more serious than anticipated

The findings of the Institute of Plumbing South Africa’s (IOPSA) latest research into the level of plumbing compliance across the country are cause for concern.

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The rollercoaster and exhilaration of being a demolition specialist

In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) on 23 June, Jet Demolition Contracts and Project Manager Kate Bester (NDip. Civil Engineering, PMP) highlights being in close proximity to a controlled implosion for the first time. “I was expecting a typical movie scene with huge fireballs, rubble being thrown everywhere, and people running and panicking,” recalls Kate.

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Candidacy programme puts young women on upward path at AECOM

In celebration of International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) on 23 June, trusted infrastructure consulting firm AECOM is showcasing its candidacy mentoring programme. The programme plays a vital role in ensuring newly employed graduates and experienced young professionals attain professional registration.

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IOPSA drives quality solar-water heater installations

The Institute of Plumbing South Africa (IOPSA) is helping to drive quality solar-water heater installations, maintenance and repair in the country.

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