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14 June 2018 Glass manufacturer standardises on MOVIGEAR® units for new bottling line
SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa has delivered 67 MOVIGEAR® mechatronic integrated drive units to a major glass-manufacturing facility in the Western Cape in a record turnaround time of six weeks. Components were sourced...
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10 May 2018 SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa supplies 100 kW VSD to a Zambian copper mine in record time
When a major copper mine in Zambia required a 110 kW Variable Speed Drive (VSD) urgently for a slurry application, it turned to SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa, which was not only able to supply the unit on a fast-track...
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24 April 2018 Field Service Department grows with the addition of new value-added services
SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa has expanded its Field Service Department, and is growing its service offering with the addition of value-added services such as vibration and oil analysis.
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17 April 2018 SEW-EURODRIVE’s IE3-compliant DRN motor series promotes energy efficiency
SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa showcased its IE3-compliant DRN series of asynchronous motors at bauma CONEXPO Africa 2018. The range has set a new benchmark in the local electric-motor industry in terms of energy...
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23 March 2018 Driving fan and pump control in a range of niche sectors from HVAC to wine farms and mining
From wine farms to the mining industry, the new LTP-B Eco drive from SEW-EURODRIVE is finding application in a range of sectors. The purpose-built drive is distinguished by the fact that different parameters can be...
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16 March 2018 SEW-EURODRIVE launches new solution to cut costs in materials-handling supply chain
The latest trend in materials-handling has seen sectors such as warehousing, packing, and pick-and-place use cheaper components for light-load conveyor applications in order to reduce total supply-chain costs. In...
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2 March 2018 SEW-EURODRIVE collaborates on systems integration approach
Electrical wholesale supplier and panel builder Ptytrade 228 (Pty) Ltd situated in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, is a successful Systems Integrator that uses SEW-EURODRIVE products in their electrical panels and...
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7 February 2018 SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa to have a major presence at bauma CONEXPO Africa 2018
From the new ECDriveS® 24 V drive system for light-load conveyor technology, to its latest DRN series of IE3-compliant motors, and the customised LTP-B Eco Drive for pump and fan control in a range of niche sectors...
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29 January 2018 Cape Town is electronics and technology assembly hub for SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa
SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa is the only company to assembly complete drive units and electronic products locally. This not only gives customers a significant advantage in terms of lead times, but ensures that the...
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16 January 2018 Energy-efficiency, cost-cutting drive uptake of IE3-compliant motors in pulp and paper sector
Rising energy costs, increasingly stringent international regulations, and a global drive to reduce carbon emissions has resulted in pulp and paper customers opting for SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa’s highly energy-...
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