Archive for June, 2018

Loan agreement to facilitate grid of renewable energy signed

Eskom and KfW, the German Development Bank on behalf of the German Government, have signed a US$100-million (approximately R1,35-billion) loan facility to support further investments in the transmission network in the Northern Cape in order to facilitate the grid integration of renewable energy independent power producer (IPP) projects under the recently-signed power purchase agreements (PPAs). […]

5G networks have a paramount role in autonomous vehicle connectivity

5G networks may be as much as ten times more efficient than 4G networks and that presents a great opportunity for communication service providers (CSP) to participate in safety design of autonomous vehicles (AV) at an early stage. According to Gartner, with this new level of network capability, CSPs can secure future market opportunities with […]

Making the impossible possible

The right delivery time is often an important factor in a customer’s purchasing decision. Projects that must be implemented in the shortest possible time frequently require tap changers at a moment’s notice. Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen (MR) is usually able to respond extremely quickly to customers’ needs. This is made possible partly by flat hierarchies, in-house production […]