Posts tagged as Magnet

Thermal imaging service launched

  Magnet has introduced a thermal imaging service, designed to reduce plant breakdowns, minimise costly repairs, optimise the production process and improve safety in the workplace. Thermal imaging technology has become one of the most valuable diagnostic tools for industrial applications. By detecting irregularities that are usually invisible to the naked eye, thermal imaging allows corrective action to […]

New manager for industrial clients

  Magnet has appointed a Rittal product manager who will support this range. The company has made a substantial investment in Rittal stock holdings to meet demand in KwaZulu-Natal. The range, which encompasses industrial enclosures, electronic packaging, system climate control and power distribution, is aligned with the needs of the company’s industrial client base. The latest […]

Energy savings at distribution centre

Magnet has recently completed an energy saving project at Unilever’s distribution centre (DC) in Johannesburg. The installation, the first of its kind in South Africa, included the local design and manufacture of an advanced lighting control system, which has resulted in further electricity cost savings. The lighting control system was designed especially for the warehouse […]

Self-powered wireless instrumentation system

Magnet has extended its range to now include Schneider Electric’s new Accutech self-powered wireless instrumentation system. The Accutech range, designed for reduced installation costs, increased productivity, enhanced safety and low maintenance, provides solutions for telemetry and remote SCADA in all industries, including hazardous environments. A wide range of instruments is available for measuring these variables, […]

New network power analyser

Magnet has extended its range of test and measurement devices to include the latest A-eberle network power analyser – the PQ-Box 200 – which is a network power analyser, power meter and transient recorder in one instrument. The new compact PQ-Box 200, with advanced features over the previous PQ-Box 100, has been designed for reliability, […]

Abrasive belts with extensive service life

Magnet announced 3M’s new Cubitron II abrasive belts with enhanced grinding performance, improved productivity and extended service life. The abrasives consist of precisely shaped, uniformly sized and vertically oriented triangles of ceramic aluminium oxide. These self-sharpening triangles are designed to fracture as they wear, continuously forming new, sharp points and edges that slice cleanly through […]

Solar energy lighting installation at paint company

Magnet has recently completed an energy saving project at Plascon’s Mobeni plant in Durban. The high demand for electricity at the plant necessitated the need for a simple, energy efficient solution to efficiently illuminate Plascon’s signage. An accessible area on the roof of the plant was established for mounting and positioning two solar PV panels […]

Power factor correction service to protect equipment

Magnet offers the local market a power factor correction (PFC) service, designed to protect electrical and electronic equipment from potential damage and to reduce electricity usage. Prior to the installation of power factor correction equipment, Magnet does an audit of an organisation’s electrical and electronics systems, taking into account the necessary electrical measurements of the […]

Power factor correction (PFC) service offered

Magnet offers the local market a highly efficient power factor correction (PFC) service, designed to protect electrical and electronic equipment from potential damage and to reduce electricity usage. Prior to the installation of power factor correction equipment, Magnet does an audit of an organisation’s electrical and electronics system, taking into account the necessary electrical measurements […]