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Reusable Objects receives Armscor CEO Award

Reusable Objects has been awarded the Armscor CEO Award for its contribution to developing a learning programme for Armscor employees.Reusable Objects, a...

Carl Zeiss Optronics takes Denel stake

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More foreign direct investment looms for SA`s embattled state arms-maker.German technology house Carl Zeiss Optronics is to take a majority share in...

Ultra Electronics wins $56m in contracts

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In this IT in defence World Wide Wrap: Ultra Electronics bags $56m in new defence IT contracts, US team makes breakthrough in...

UK railways implement SA tech 

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High-speed processing technology prevents rail accidents.High-speed processing technology, developed in SA, could soon be saving the lives of British rail commuters. Parsec, a...

Saab Grintek goes back to school to help future engineers

Saab Grintek has donated R20 000 towards Steve Tshwete Secondary School`s science laboratories.The students and teachers of the Steve Tshwete Secondary School,...

City inks $500m deal to go wireless

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In this World Wide Wrap: City inks $500m deal to go wireless, US to enhance detection of nuclear and radiological threats, and...

Saab Grintek acquires TAE division

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The military radio systems and data networks division moves to the Saab Grintek stable.Black empowered technology group Saab Grintek has bought the...

Tech firms may benefit from foiled plot

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New types of detection equipment will become a priority after British police foiled a plot to blow up planes.Makers of security equipment...

Tech exchange boosts Denel portfolio

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Denel`s will aim to boost its defence portfolio by sharing technology and software with other countries.State-owned defence group Denel`s turnaround strategy includes...

Fulcrum in R20m BEE deal

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Black empowerment company BlackStar Group has purchased a 40% stake in Fulcrum Solutions, as part of a strategy to enter the defence...

Dutch defence implements SAP

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In this defence World Wide Wrap: Dutch to implement SAP and Oz reviews defence equipment buying. Dutch defence implements SAPThe Dutch ministry...

Commodity prices temper Reunert growth

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Rising copper prices have tempered real growth in its electronics division during the six months to 31 March, says Reunert.Rising copper prices...

Senior defence consultant joins Fulcrum

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A former defence force general officer in command (GOC) has joined Fulcrum Solutions as a senior consultant.Fulcrum Solutions has appointed former defence...

Voltage Security solution available locally

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Identity-based e-mail encryption software, used by the US Department of Defence is available in SA.Local IT company Cornastone Holdings has won the...

Bull has been selected by CEA

Bull has been selected by CEA to provide their next generation of supercomputer, the most powerful computer in Europe and one of...

Eskom, Transnet buy arivia.kom stake

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Denel`s disposal of its stake in arivia.kom has raised questions about why it was sold to Transnet and Eskom.While the sale of...

Fulcrum optimises SAAB Grintek Technologies, Aviation Systems Division project management processes

Fulcrum Business Solutions has implemented its EPM in a Box solution at SAAB Grintek Technologies, Aviation Systems Division to enable its project...

Fulcrum eyes defence opportunities

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A deal between Fulcrum Solutions and EADS positions the companies to compete for local aerospace and defence projects.Pretoria-based military software solutions provider...

Saab Grintek acquires avionics company AMS

Saab Grintek will acquire Aerospace Monitoring and Systems (AMS) in a R30 million deal, which will be finalised in April 2006.Saab Grintek has...

Disposal policy on track, says govt

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Government insists its strategy to refocus State-owned enterprises on core functions remains on track, despite the recent arivia.kom deal.A government official has...

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