Plant maintenance operations are a necessity to maintain and secure production capacity. They usually imply a temporary reduction in production output, which makes maintenance efficiency an important factor in many industries.
A-OSH Expo 2018 is but two weeks away and visitors will have much to look forward to from the best in the local occupational health and safety sphere. Employee wellness will be a key focus of the Expo this year.
McDonald’s has been fined £200 000 (about R3,4 million) after a teenage employee was hit by a motorist outside its Lakeside Shopping Centre in Thurrock, Essex.
Supply chain specialist Cargo Carriers, continues to diversify its logistics services offerings. The company’s new warehousing and distribution arm includes integrated software tracking and management that reduces the cost to clients of stock-outs and overstocks.
Bentley Motors has announced the construction of the largest-ever solar-powered carport in the United Kingdom.
A survey conducted by the organisers of the African Utility Week reveals that professionals in the energy and water sector are excited about the promising solar photovoltaic (PV) future in Africa – but that major challenges exist, including corruption, skills gaps and access to finance.
The new 100-megawatt Redstone Solar Thermal Power Project in Northern Cape, with 1 200 megawatt-hours of energy storage, will reliably deliver non-intermittent power to South Africa’s electricity grid – even well after the sun has set.