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BASF has been named the world’s most transparent chemical company in a new global ranking by the non-governmental organisation Transparency International. BASF was also the top-rated company with German headquarters of any industry.

Tuesday, 14 August 2012 11:16

Challenges faced by agricultural sector

The agricultural industry will struggle to keep its head above water in overcoming various challenges in the sector in the second half of 2012. Gareth Lloyd-Jones, managing director of Ecowize, says one of the main concerns in the industry is to preserve enough water via water management initiatives to secure water for future use.

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, has announced that its Energy University is now catering for almost 100 000 users worldwide. During 2011 it experienced an impressive 73% growth in traffic, which exceeds the company’s expectations and puts its 2012 objectives well within reach.

BASF, one of the leading chemical production companies in the world, reveals their research strategies for 2012 and how they will grow their market with set targets. Their main focus will be on research and growth to achieve their goals.

Tuesday, 19 June 2012 09:56

Joint venture to construct power station

Cosira Tubular Joint Venture was awarded a prestigious contract for work on Eskom’s Kusile power station through Alstom in September 2009. Both companies in the joint venture (JV) have been involved with the construction of a steam turbine hall for the power station.

Tuesday, 19 June 2012 09:54

MTN greens informal settlements

In collaboration with Food & Trees for Africa (FTFA), MTN has planted 7 500 trees in informal settlements in six South African provinces over the past six months.

The Department of Water and Environmental Affairs hosted and participated in the 17th session of the Conference of the Parties in the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and the 7th Meeting of Parties to the Kyoto Protocol in Durban in 2012.

Tuesday, 03 April 2012 10:54

Partnership to help the youth

The SABS and TIA joined forces in March to stimulate entrepreneurship and innovation amongst young South Africans. This partnership will ensure that young businessmen with a great idea will be able to follow their invention through and introduce it to the market, with the stamp of approval of the SABS.

Bosch Munitech is the first company in South Africa that receives a triple 7 rating from the Construction Industry Development Board. CIDB ratings are aimed at screening the industry to ensure service delivery by all participants, as well as promote excellence.

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