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27 July 2016 Latest safety products underscore total solutions approach
MSA Africa will use Electra Mining Africa 2016 as a platform to display a range of new products and technologies as part of its total solutions approach.
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14 July 2016 Protecting lives and equipment worth billions of dollars
In order to ensure employee safety and to prevent any infrastructural damage to a multi-billion dollar floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel located at a deep water oil project off the coast on...
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20 June 2016 Select PPE divestiture and split from MSA Africa is finalised
Following three years of talks and negotiations, the divestiture of MSA Africa’s former standalone business unit, Select PPE, was officially finalised on 29 February 2016. As from the end of February 2016, Select...
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31 May 2016 MSA Africa fall arrest business set to soar following global acquisition
MSA Africa’s potential for growth in local market share in 2016 is considerable, following the late-2015 acquisition of UK-based Latchways by the MSA Group. Latchways is a specialist in the design and manufacture of...
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10 May 2016 Mining fatalities drop as industry becomes more safety-focused
The latest Department of Mineral Resources stats have revealed that the South African mining industry recorded a record-low 77 fatalities in 2015 – down eight percent on the previous year – setting the industry on...
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28 April 2016 XCell Sensor technology brings improved efficiency in gas detection
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) can pose serious health hazards if inhaled by those working in harsh environments. MSA Africa’s Altair 5X has been improved to include XCell Sensor technology, which plays an...
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19 April 2016 Fixed flame and gas detectors protect multi-billion dollar oil project
Over US$3-million-worth of MSA General Monitors (GM) fixed flame and gas detection products have been supplied to the Egina offshore oilfield, which forms part of the Total Upstream Nigeria project.
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23 March 2016 A simplistic self-contained breathing apparatus for extreme conditions
MSA AirXpress 2 Fire is a new, economical self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) with customisable configurations, allowing usage in different first responder applications. The adjustable flow rate on its demand...
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8 March 2016 Socially-responsible corporate transaction bolsters skincare in SA
Internationally-renowned occupational skincare provider, the Deb Group, has embarked on a mission to extensively penetrate the Southern African market with its new global Deb Stoko product range by expanding its...
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22 February 2016 Monitoring and alarm system features improved functionality
MSA Africa aims to make the lives of firefighters safer and their jobs easier by continuously improving its products. In light of this MSA has upgraded the interface of its Alpha Personal Network technology with an...
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