Secondary Fastners

When it comes to metal cladding one has to consider two types of fasteners, primary and secondary. Primary fasteners are those …

POLASA to host Open Industry meeting

The next popular POLASA Open Industry meeting will be held on Monday 16 July 2018 from 14h00  to 17h00 at the …

SASFA arranged the 28th LSFB industry feedback meeting

SASFA arranged the 28th LSFB industry feedback meeting as a breakfast session on 14 June 2018. After the welcoming address by …

Cladding – The consequences of misalignment

One of the most overlooked factors that influence the aesthetic appearance and performance of cladding is alignment, firstly of the cladding …

STEASA travels to Algiers

The Mediterranean city of Algiers opened its doors to the international world of trade and investment when it hosted its annual …

STEASA attends Wire & Tube Fair in Germany

On the 16th April 2018 to the 20th April 2018, The Steel Tube Export Association of South Africa as part of …

How to use light steel to reduce noise pollution

I have been spending some quality time in a baby hospital over the past few days. The hospital is really world-class, …

A way forward, together

It seems that the steel industry just can’t find momentum. The SAISC in conjunction with its membership decided to arrange an …

SAISC Industry Mobilisation Meeting Minutes

The SAISC has compiled extensive minutes and a summary of the industry mobilization meeting held two weeks ago. We would appreciate …

First Cut and Bystronic introduce the Xact Smart range of press brakes

Many fabricators in business today require an easy-to-use bending solution that is affordable, and which will complement their existing cutting and …