Indutec 2017

AFRICA'S LEADING INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY AND SUPPLY EXPO
 
 
 
 

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WaterTec 2017: Viable alternatives to sanitation and South Africa's water security

"How can alternative sanitation become sexy?" Dr Jaisheila Rajput, speaking at today's INDUTEC conference

Sanitation in South Africa needs a revolutionary rethink to preserve water and provide safe facilities for everyone. The traditional model of flushing toilet is the ‘gold standard’ of sanitation but in is unsustainable in a country where water resource is under pressure. Dr Jaisheila Rajput called ...
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Making water out of thin air

As Cape Town predicts it has just 100 days of supply left, one man believes he has a solution

One man believes he has a solution to water shortages in parts of South Africa with his machine that takes the humidity from the air and turns it into drinkable water. Ray de Vries is Chief Executive Officer of Water and Air, says the solution to the water crisis is surrounding us: natural ...
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How stainless steel could help solve South Africa's water security 'for a century'

Southern Africa Stainless Steel Development Association chief says stainless steel can potentially save millions

South Africa is experiencing tough water restrictions following its worst drought in decades, which means top infrastructure experts are looking at the country's water security in the future..Stainless steel piping and joiunts will provide secutiry in the long term according to the Southern Africa ...
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VIDEO: New South African gas projects will be economical and bring huge benefits to the country

With two major gas-to-power projects under way in the country, consulting engineers Aurecon believes that the two, possibly three, gas power stations associated with the projects can be economical as existing infrastructure can be used to support them.

Senior Power Generation Engineer Kobus van der Merwe looks at the gas opportunities in the republic, speaking to Creamer Media TV and www.engineeringnews.co.zaRETURN TO INDUSTRY NEWS
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South African mobile phone giant backs new internet water monitoring

MTN teams up with Huawei to launch new smart meters that link to low bandwidth mobile internet connection

South African mobile phone provider MTN and Chinese tech giant Huawei have launched a new Smart Water Metering solution, which is set to replace traditional water meters.It will inform households and businesses of exact useage, help with management and even alert users to leaks.MTN described as the ...
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Green growth fund announced for Africa aims to attract private investment

New backs the transition of Africa into a green economy by supporting low carbon infrastructure

The World Bank Group and Ithmar Capital, a Moroccan Sovereign Investment Fund, have entered into a deal to set up a Green Growth Infrastructure Facility for Africa (GGIF Africa), the first pan-African fund dedicated to green investment in the continent.GGIF will be structured as private capital ...
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Recovery from South Africa drought could take 'five years'

Renewed focus on improving water infrastructure as RSA recognises it must boost supply and water security

One of Africa's leading news sites has reported that it could take as long as five years for South Africa’s dams to recover from the current drought.Businesstech reports that at a seasonal forecast update briefing convened by the South African Weather Service in Pretoria, the Department of Water ...
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South Africa announces new LNG import plan to slash coal use

New pipeline and distribution system sees government commit $3.7billion investment to boost power

South Africa will invest more than R50.3bn ($3.7bn) at two of its largest ports building to build infrastructure for a gas-to-power program aimed at easing the country’s dependence on coal. A plant at Richards Bay, on the east coast will generate 2,000MW of electricity from liquefied natural gas (...
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