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[South Africa] Dott announces €30 million Series A co-led by EQT and Naspers
04-07-2019 | 13:46:00
Dott, the European micro-mobility company, announced a commitment for a €30 million Series A funding round.
South African companies pleased with trade leads obtained from the DRC
25-06-2019 | 07:33:00
Most of the South African companies that were funded by dti to participate in the 15th edition of the DRC Mining Week exhibition say it has produced good trade leads and tangible results for them.
Voith gets contract to manufacture equipment for hydropower plant in Burundi
18-06-2019 | 11:08:00
The technology group, Voith, has won an order to design, manufacture and supply the complete electromechanical equipment for the small hydropower plant Kabu 16 in Burundi.
Acrow Bridge installs 44 bridges as part of modernization of Cameroon’s rural infrastructure
09-05-2019 | 11:00:00
Acrow Bridge, an international bridge engineering company, has installed of the first of 44 bridges provided to the Government of Cameroon as part of Acrow’s financed Comprehensive Bridge Development Program.
South Africa firms set to showcase their capabilities in the USA
30-04-2019 | 08:30:00
A South African delegation from the steel and fabrication, engineering and services, electro technical and services, and oil and gas sectors are set to showcase their capabilities at the Offshore Technology Conference in the USA.
[Interview] Saeed Ibrahim Talfo, CEO, Golden Land, Sudan
18-04-2019 | 10:19:00
Saeed Talfo has spent about a decade working in ICT, telecom delivery and service, and HE is currently the CEO of GLSD.
EAWC Technologies signs agreement to lease its water production solution in South Africa
16-04-2019 | 08:41:00
Engineering services company EAWC Technologies has signed an agreement to lease its Atmospheric Water Generation technological solutions through lease programs in South Africa.
Armenia and ECA seek close cooperation to advance Africa’s development
11-04-2019 | 12:09:00
ECA Deputy Executive Secretary met with Armenia’s Foreign Affairs Minister, and discussed ways to forge close cooperation in advancing the smart development concept to help Africa in implementing Agenda 2030.
NAS to launch ground handling and cargo services in Mozambique
09-04-2019 | 14:27:00
National Aviation Services (NAS), the fastest growing aviation services provider in the emerging markets will offer comprehensive ground handling and cargo services in Mozambique beginning July 2019.
General Electric appoints Sulemana Abubakar as Ghana CEO
01-04-2019 | 14:30:00
General Electric has announced the appointment of Sulemana Abubakar (Abu) as the Chief Executive Officer for GE Ghana.
James Dutton appointed Bechtel Regional President for Africa
28-03-2019 | 09:23:00
Global engineering, construction, and project management company Bechtel has appointed Sir James Dutton regional president for Africa.
Axeon selects Adekha as strategic partner in Africa
25-03-2019 | 09:43:32
AXEON Water Technologies,has announced the appointment of ADEKHA as an authorized distributor and strategic partner for the Middle East and African regions.
Aurecon picks Orange to manage its communications infrastructure in Africa, Asia and Middle East
12-03-2019 | 10:30:19
Aurecon has selected Orange Business Services, a global technology integrator, to manage its global communications infrastructure.
NNPC to build fertilizer plants in Brass, additional power plants in Abuja, Kaduna, Kano
11-03-2019 | 09:56:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has expressed its preparedness to build additional Independent Power Plants (IPP) in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano which is expected to add 4,0000 megawatts of power to stabilize the national grid.
FemiTI initiative enlists more Ghana girls into STEM
13-02-2019 | 06:52:00
With a significant drop-out rate of girls from primary school to secondary school and college, one new initiative in Ghana aims to improve the country's innovation.
Aurecon becomes first engineering consultancy firm to legally operate drones in South Africa
06-02-2019 | 08:31:00
Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company, Aurecon has received a Remote Operating Certificate (ROC) from the South African Civil Aviation Authority to operate drones in South Africa.
[Ivory Coast] AFC closes funding for hydroelectric bridge
29-01-2019 | 05:48:00
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) announced it has closed a bridge loan deal for the construction of the Singrobo-Ahouaty hydroelectric dam (SAHP) between Abidjan and the capital, Yamoussoukro.
[South Africa] Entelect to acquire a majority stake in Netherlands-based Fixx iT
23-01-2019 | 12:02:00
Entelect, South Africa’s leading software engineering and solutions company, has entered into an agreement to purchase a majority stake in Netherlands based company Fixx iT.
Afreximbank lends $170 million to Orascom for Pan African expansion
18-01-2019 | 08:34:02
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has signed a facility agreement lending $170 million to Egypt-based conglomerate Orascom Investment Holding.
Mammoet grows heavy lifting equipment and transport business in Mozambique
09-01-2019 | 07:08:00
Mammoet, the global market player in engineered heavy lifting and transport has mobilized a fleet of heavy lifting and transport equipment into Mozambique.
Mammoet expands to Africa with Ghana unit
10-12-2018 | 06:21:07
Dutch based logistics company Mammoet is expanding its footprint in Africa with the opening of a new office in Accra, Ghana.
[South Africa] Séché Environnement set to acquire Interwaste Holdings
09-11-2018 | 10:42:00
Séché Environnement has announced its intention to acquire, through its wholly owned South African subsidiary Séché South Africa Proprietary Limited, 100% of the shares in Interwaste Holdings Limited.
[Egypt] TechnipFMC enters deal with MIDOR for modernization of complex
09-11-2018 | 08:35:00
TechnipFMC has signed an Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract with Middle East Oil Refinery (MIDOR) for the modernization of existing complex near Alexandria, Egypt
BP awards KBR FEED contract for Tortue project in Senegal
16-10-2018 | 11:22:33
American engineering and construction company KBR, Inc. has announced that its UK operating subsidiary has been awarded a Front End Engineering Design (FEED) contract by BP for Phase 1 of the Tortue field Hub on the maritime border between Senegal and Mauritania.
[South Africa] Weba Chute Systems expands into Russia with Somex
10-10-2018 | 08:30:00
South Africa-based original equipment supplier Weba Chute Systems has further extended its footprint into the northern hemisphere with the recent appointment of a licensee in Russia.
NitraCut nitrogen generator debuts across Africa
10-10-2018 | 06:10:00
In a breakthrough for the South African manufacturer of nitrogen generators, NitraLife, the company has exported a NitraCut nitrogen generator into Africa.
Aker Solutions to provide brownfield services for BP in Angola
09-10-2018 | 06:10:00
Aker Solutions has been awarded a five-year agreement to supply brownfield modifications, maintenance and operations support for BP's Greater Plutonio and PSVM fields offshore Angola.
[SA Business Week] Key sectors appointments and a busy air route
05-10-2018 | 16:19:00
October is already proving to be a great month for the South African business and economy, maybe even greater. With only a week into the month, three South Africans have been appointed for senior positions in the ICT, aviation and engineering sectors.
[South Africa] Sierra Monitor unveils Engineering Center of Excellence
03-10-2018 | 07:08:00
Global technology company Sierra Monitor Corporation has announced the formal incorporation of Sierra Monitor South Africa.
[South Africa] Paul Ssali appointed to Engineers Without Borders BoD
02-10-2018 | 07:32:00
Paul Ssali from global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon, was recently appointed to the Engineers Without Borders SA’s Board of Directors.
Telecom Egypt acquires 50% of EISCC for $15m
24-09-2018 | 07:37:00
Telecom Egypt announces that its board of directors has approved the acquisition of 50% of its subsidiary Egyptian International Submarine Cable Company at a value of USD 15mn.
Blanché Hanstein appointed Aurecon’s new manager for Namibia
20-09-2018 | 06:09:00
Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has appointed Blanché Hanstein as the new Office Manager of its Windhoek Office in Namibia.
Aurecon appoints Graça Sim-Sim country manager for Rwanda
18-09-2018 | 08:20:00
Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has appointed Graça Sim-Sim as its Country Manager for Rwanda.
[Nigeria Business Week] Ensuring co-operation and diligence in trade
13-07-2018 | 10:46:25
There is no shortage of opinions with regards to what needs to be done to improve economies of Africa. Experts from diverse fields advocate for different solutions, some tailored to fit their field interests, others seeming to stem from a place of general betterment.
[Nigeria] NNPC, Shell, Total, Eni sign NLNG T7 Engineering Contract
13-07-2018 | 06:42:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Shell, Total and Eni have signed the Front End Engineering Design contract of Train 7 of the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas on Wednesday in London.
[South Africa] UWP Consulting mulls expanding to Angola
13-07-2018 | 06:05:00
A Gauteng civil and structural consulting engineering company is looking forward to expanding its customer base when they participate in the Trade and Investment Mission to Angola.
[Nigeria Business Week] Racing toward growth, partnerships, targets
29-06-2018 | 12:18:00
This week has shown interesting developments in a wide range of sectors in Nigeria - Hospitality, Real Estate, Agribusiness, Banking, Automotive, Oil and Gas and as always, ICT remains a busy sector.
[South Africa] Veolia unveils new chemical blending facility
29-06-2018 | 06:28:00
With nearly 10,000 employees worldwide, Veolia's Water Technologies unit specializes in water treatment solutions and provides a complete range of services.
Ugandan innovation wins Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation
14-06-2018 | 11:22:24
A 24-year-old Ugandan software engineer has won the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation.
CGG completes Mozambique multi client survey in Zambezi Delta
14-06-2018 | 06:10:20
CGG has completed acquisition of 15,400 km2 of 3D marine seismic data in the outer Zambezi Delta Basin, west of the Beira High.
[Nigeria Business Week] Collaborations birth opportunities
08-06-2018 | 09:20:00
The forming and maintaining of strategic, mutually beneficial partnerships is pertinent to the development of any economy, especially a growing one like Nigeria.
Uganda to borrow US $84.73 Million from Exim Bank of China to finance tech skills enhancement
29-05-2018 | 14:53:00
Uganda will borrow US $84.73 Million from the Exim Bank of China to finance the National Science, Technology, Engineering and Innovation Skills Enhancement Project
Pasternack signs RF Design as official distributor for South Africa and Namibia
25-05-2018 | 09:37:00
Pasternack, a global provider of radio frequency, microwave and millimeter wave products, has signed RF Design of Cape Town as an authorized distributor of Pasternack products in South Africa and Namibia.
[Nigeria Business Week] With Construction, Agribusiness, Oil and Gas and startup hubs, Nigeria leaves no sector behind
24-05-2018 | 13:15:00
Two years ago Nigeria was as good as drowning in debts, unemployment, reduced investment and general widespread discontent. Today, though still a work in progress, the country has exited recession and is fast regaining its momentum.
Spanish multinational, Abengoa, and partners, launch solar plant in South Africa
22-05-2018 | 10:29:00
Abengoa and its partners, the Industrial Development Corporation, the Public Investment Corporation and the Community Trust, have officially inaugurated XiNa Solar One, the third solar thermal plant in South Africa developed by Abengoa.
Chinese firm, Nigeria sign $6b Lagos-Kano rail project agreement
22-05-2018 | 08:23:00
Nigeria has signed an agreement of $6.68billion with China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation for a major segment of rail line linking the economic capital Lagos with Kano, northern Nigeria's commercial hub.
[Nigeria Business Week] Nigeria, one economic sector after another, exits recession
17-05-2018 | 13:04:00
The Nigerian oil and gas scene remains as active as ever, with changes surfacing on an almost daily basis. Last week saw the country’s first Marine Engineering Center commence its programs of 18 month academic and field work, which will lead to a masters in Marine Engineering.
[Nigeria] African Development Bank approves $1.5m for Jigawa on-grid IPP solar power procurement program
10-05-2018 | 10:51:49
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $1.5-million grant from the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa to support the Nigerian Government’s implementation of Phase 1 of the Jigawa 1-GW Independent Power Producer Solar Procurement Program.
Congolese young woman develops new alternative technology to equalise battery power
10-05-2018 | 10:29:00
A Congolese young woman has developed a new alternative technology that could lead to longer-life batteries for EVs and is also relevant to grid stations, satellites and other energy storage systems.
Nigeria's first Marine Engineering Centre of Excellence commences Masters programmes
10-05-2018 | 08:24:00
The pioneer post graduate students at the Marine and Offshore Engineering Centre of Excellence have commenced studies at Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, involving 18-month academic and field work.
Microsoft co-op with Egyptian ministries, NGOs to train 1,500 women in STEM
08-05-2018 | 07:55:00
Microsoft Egypt has launched a female empowerment campaign dubbed #MakeWhatsNext designed to encourage young females to consider careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) related industries.
AfDB provides 121 villages in Tanzania with improved access to reliable and affordable electricity
07-05-2018 | 12:39:00
The African Development Bank is expanding access to reliable and affordable electricity with funding support for the construction of the Zuzu substation in Dodoma, connecting 121 villages to the power supply in the capital city.
Complimentary map: Airport project opportunities in Africa
02-05-2018 | 10:06:00
Air traffic across Africa is expected to soar over the next 20 years to over 300 million passengers, which is great news for African economies - so long as they have the infrastructure to sustain it
Egypt outlines plans to eliminate electricity subsidies by 2021
23-04-2018 | 08:22:00
The Egyptian Government has again outlined plans to eliminate electricity subsidies, in order to allow some form of free market involving the private sector.
Siemens invests in Ghana’s energy and engineering
13-04-2018 | 06:29:00
Ghana’s steady socio-economic development has made it one of Africa’s fastest growing success stories, but in order to compete with the world’s strongest nations more investment in energy infrastructure and skills development is required.
Siemens invests in Ghana’s energy and engineering
13-04-2018 | 06:15:32
Ghana’s steady socio-economic development over the past few years has made it one of Africa’s fastest growing success stories, but to compete with the world’s strongest nations more investment in energy infrastructure and skills development is required.
Siemens hands over industrial automation equipment to 13 engineering faculties across Africa to boost digitization skills
28-03-2018 | 06:52:00
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is having a disruptive effect on economies and the development of digital skills is vital.
[Ethiopia] GE and FieldCore repower production at Metahara Sugar factory
21-03-2018 | 07:25:00
GE’s Power Services business and FieldCore, GE’s customer-focused field services company have successfully restarted Metahara Sugar factory in Ethiopia, seven months after the plant was severely damaged by a major thunderstorm.
Isivuvu Technical Solutions to seek market in Ghana and Nigeria
19-03-2018 | 07:08:00
Gauteng-based civil engineering and multi-disciplinary service company in the built environment, Isivuvu Technical Solutions is eager to seek market and expand its footprint to Ghana and Nigeria.
Nigeria’s first Marine Engineering Centre of Excellence takes off at Rivers State University
05-03-2018 | 19:10:00
The Centre of Excellence in Marine Engineering and Offshore Technology is set to open its doors to the pioneer students who are currently being screened in an admission process.
[Cape Verde] Makeblock partners with government to bridge STEAM education gap
09-02-2018 | 06:26:12
Makeblock, the global provider of STEAM education solutions, has teamed up with the government of Cape Verde on a mission to bridge STEAM education gap on Cape Verde Islands, Africa.
Thyssenkrupp to open aerospace facility in Morocco
02-02-2018 | 08:04:29
Thyssenkrupp Materials Services is expanding its aerospace network. The global supply chain solutions experts are opening a sales and production site in Morocco.
[South Africa] Air Liquide unveils world’s largest oxygen production unit
02-02-2018 | 06:01:00
Global dealer in gases, technologies and services for industry and health, Air Liquide recently started the world’s largest oxygen production unit for Sasol, an international integrated energy and chemicals company.
Egypt makes deal with China's BYD to get its first electric buses in Alexandria
30-01-2018 | 09:38:00
The China-based auto manufacturer BYD has been expanding internationally in recent years quite a bit, with the most recent news on that front being that a deal has been struck that will see the old city of Alexandria granted its first electric buses.
[Nigeria] GÉANT awards 15-year contract to MainOne for connectivity services
22-01-2018 | 08:45:00
The EU-funded AfricaConnect2 project has just announced that, following the tender call to connect West and Central (W&C) Africa back in June 2016, GÉANT has awarded a 15-year contract to MainOne for connectivity services.
[Nigeria] NNPC to partner Women Body in promoting study of Engineering among female children
18-01-2018 | 09:47:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation says it is ready to collaborate with the Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN) to encourage female children to study Engineering.
[Column] Idowu Oyebanjo: 2017- A year of mixed fortunes for Nigeria’s power sector
11-01-2018 | 10:13:00
2017 had its ups and downs and the power sector was no exception. The year started with a generally low mood in terms of the quantum of power generation available for distribution from none to a peak of 5,222MW on 18th of December, 2017.
Ethiopian construction mogul, Samuel Tafesse, to invest in solar park
08-01-2018 | 13:19:57
Samuel Tafesse, the founder of Sunshine Construction, has announced plans to build a solar park in Ethiopia. “At the moment, we are exploring opportunities in power generation,” the 60-year old entrepreneur".
[Sierra Leone] Solar Park Freetown project is successfully inaugurated
20-12-2017 | 07:30:00
The Government of Sierra Leone is pleased to announce that Sierra Leone has undergone a number of critical steps leading up to the historic landmark event on 12th of December 2017, where the Solar Park Freetown project was inaugurated.
[South Africa] ENGIE acquires Thermaire Investments and Ampair, two key players in HVAC services
04-12-2017 | 12:51:00
ENGIE announces that an agreement was reached with two South African energy services companies, Thermaire Investments and Ampair to acquire 100% of their respective shares.
Nigeria to spend $9.5 billion in military expenditure by 2022 to tackle homegrown security threats
30-11-2017 | 07:08:00
Nigerian defense budget, valued at around US$1.5 Billion in 2017, registered a negative CAGR of over 10% during the historic period.
Dangote, the Congo plant and the imperative of African industrialization - Ehiedu Iweriebor
29-11-2017 | 10:22:00
The Dangote Group of Nigeria, on November 23, 2017 formally launched its newest economic development industrial project, the Dangote Cement plant in Mfila, in Congo-Brazzaville.
Bombardier signaling technology boosts Morocco rail service
24-11-2017 | 13:11:49
Bombardier Transportation has reached a significant milestone in its rail modernization projects with the Moroccan State Railway, ONCF.
Launch of the UCLG Africa Climate Task Force
21-11-2017 | 08:37:00
The 23rd Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held in Bonn, Germany from November 6 -17 2017, provided the framework for the launch of the UCLG Africa Climate Task Force
Bolloré Logistics South Africa receives TAPA Level C certification
17-10-2017 | 11:50:15
Bolloré Logistics South Africa obtained the Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) Level C certification for its Pomona warehouse in Johannesburg. This is the first African subsidiary to receive this kind of certification.
Mastercard launches Girls4Tech to drive interest in STEM among South African Girls
12-10-2017 | 10:24:22
Mastercard has launched its signature Girls4Tech™ programme at Sandtonview Primary School in Johannesburg, with the aim of driving interest in and awareness of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) studies
CH2M wins marine engineering support contract on BP project developing offshore gas fields in Senegal and Mauritania
11-10-2017 | 06:06:00
CH2M has been awarded a new marine engineering support contract on BP's innovative Tortue development offshore Mauritania and Senegal.
Stainless steel has crucial role to play in solving South Africa's water woes - SASSDA
09-10-2017 | 08:06:37
Globally, as much as 35% of all treated water is lost to leaking piping systems with South African levels reaching as high as 60%.
Janus Global Operations to provide security for EU agency building Somalia maritime security
05-10-2017 | 14:00:00
Janus Global Operations has been selected to provide risk management and security for the European Union organization working to help build maritime civilian law enforcement in Somalia.
KBR awarded engineering and project management services contract for Sonatrach, Statoil and BP joint project in Algeria
02-10-2017 | 12:15:00
KBR, Inc. has been awarded an engineering and project management services contract by JVGAS – a joint venture of Sonatrach, Statoil and BP.
Elbit Systems awarded $240 million contract to provide defense electronic systems in Africa
26-09-2017 | 12:51:59
Elbit Systems Ltd has been awarded a $240 million contract to provide a wide array of defense electronic systems in Africa.
SweetSense lands $750,000 federal grant to expand water monitoring in Africa
21-09-2017 | 07:02:14
A Portland-based company that produces satellite sensors used to monitor wells and latrines in several Sub-Saharan African countries has landed a $750,000 federal grant that will allow it to expand.
[South Africa] Solafrica Energy pilots new energy storage system to boost capacity of national grid
19-09-2017 | 08:30:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has awarded a grant to Solafrica Energy (Pty) Ltd., a developer of utility-scale solar power plants in Southern Africa, for a pilot project that demonstrates the performance of an energy storage system
Kellogg Brown & Root Services awarded $441 million U.S Navy base operating support contract for facilities in Africa
12-09-2017 | 08:16:00
Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. has announced that its global Government Services business, KBRwyle, has been awarded a $441 million contract for base operations support services by Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Atlantic.
Ghana converts research reactor to low enriched uranium fuel to mitigate against risks
30-08-2017 | 05:45:00
Ghana has successfully completed the conversion of its only research reactor from the use of high enriched uranium (HEU) fuel to low enriched uranium (LEU) fuel, in an international project supported by the IAEA to help decrease the proliferation risks associated with HEU fuel.
[South Africa] Latest PMI data and a weaker rand to further reduce margins of metal and engineering companies
14-08-2017 | 12:19:11
Manufacturers continue to face serious headwinds despite last month’s decision by the South African Reserve Bank to cut the repo rate by 25 basis points, which was an expansionary monetary policy move to reduce costs.
Perspex South Africa partners with Tigers SA on warehousing and distribution
04-08-2017 | 05:19:09
Perspex South Africa has recently joined forces with Tigers SA in an effort to provide customers with enhanced service delivery.
Burhani Engineers’ computer programme in Kenya to boost STEM education
24-07-2017 | 09:17:14
Burhani Engineers Limited has signed a partnership with the Kibera Sub-County government to provide computer systems and Engineering Power Classes to pupils within the county.
International Container Terminal Services and Dredging International partner to deepen Congo River
11-07-2017 | 10:38:18
International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) and the leading dredging contractor Dredging International have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to co-operate in the further deepening of the Congo River.
SNC-Lavalin completes transformative acquisition of WS Atkins
11-07-2017 | 08:13:48
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc has announced that it has completed the acquisition of WS Atkins plc one of the world’s most respected consultancies in design, engineering and project management.
[Nigeria] Dangote Refinery Contracts DuPont Technology for Clean Emission
20-06-2017 | 07:58:33
DuPont Clean Technologies announced that Dangote Oil Refinery Company Limited has commissioned a range of advanced proprietary equipment from DuPont for the construction of a new refinery in Lekki, Lagos.
[Mozambique] Bolloré Logistics picked to provide end to end logistics for thermal power plant
02-06-2017 | 08:32:00
In early 2017, Bolloré Logistics secured an end-to-end logistics contract to transport materials for the construction of a thermal power plant.
Sub Saharan African educators partner with key global institutions to strengthen STEM education
02-06-2017 | 08:30:00
Key education stakeholders from 15 African countries have met at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) to explore global best practices and develop strategies to improve math and science opportunities for their students.
[South Africa] ASSA ABLOY acquires IDS
30-05-2017 | 05:36:33
ASSA ABLOY has signed an agreement to acquire IDS, the leading manufacturer and distributor of electronic security solutions in South Africa.
GROHE appoints Renu Misra as new President for the Middle East, Africa and East Mediterranean
29-05-2017 | 10:21:00
GROHE, the world’s leading provider of sanitary fittings and a global brand dedicated to providing innovative water products, has today announced the appointment of Ms. Renu Misra as the President of GROHE Middle East, Africa and East Mediterranean.
AGCO sets eyes on Africa with its Challenger farm machinery business
25-05-2017 | 11:39:17
Worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, AGCO has announced it intends to develop its Challenger farm machinery business in Africa.
Efacec Power Solutions to build three electricity substations in Rwanda
19-05-2017 | 10:43:00
Efacec has been chosen by the winning consortium of the international tender launched by the Republic of Rwanda for the construction of three new 200kV substations. These infrastructures are essential to distribute power to the country’s rural areas, such as Rwabusoro, Mamba e Rilima.
General Electric opens new offices in Ethiopia
19-05-2017 | 07:33:09
General Electric, the world’s leading digital industrial company consolidated its footprint in Africa with the official opening of GE Ethiopia new offices in Addis Ababa.
Southern African countries diesel generators market on upward trajectory
10-05-2017 | 08:11:05
Diesel generators, ranging from a few kilowatts to a few thousand kilowatts are common in many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The market opportunity for diesel generators in five selected Southern African countries has been identified by a survey by Reportbuyer, a leading industry intelligence solution that provides all market research reports.
Transnet to expand foothold to eight African countries
09-05-2017 | 14:37:08
Africa’s leading freight logistics chain Transnet has been on an expansion binge and is expected to set up shop in eight more African countries including Kenya, Liberia, Ghana, Nigeria, DR Congo, Senegal, Togo and Benin.