Partners with KZN Industrial 2023

Platinum Sponsor​

Pinnacle Welding & Safety

Pinnacle Welding & Safety is a one- stop professional manufacturer and supplier for all welding and PPE products, we value your business through our product ranges, quality, prices, and services. Headquartered in Johannesburg, we strive for business excellence throughout our distribution network in all SADC countries.


Valve & Automation

Valve & Automation supplies manual valves, on/off valves, control valves and allied equipment to the chemical, refining, pulp & paper, power generation, mining & minerals, iron & steel, and process industries throughout Southern Africa. Our skilled technical specialists will size, select, and supply the correct new equipment and will also support you during commissioning and operation. Full after sales support is available together with two regional valve repair and reconditioning centres.

Schneider Electric

Schneider’s purpose is to empower all to make the most of our energy and resources, bridging progress and sustainability for all. At Schneider, we call this Life Is On. We believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. Our generation is facing a tectonic shift in energy transition and industrial revolution catalysed by accelerated digitisation in a more electric world.

We drive digital transformation by integrating world-leading process and energy technologies to realise the full efficiency and sustainability opportunities for your business. We provide endpoint to cloud integration connecting products, controls, software, and services. We enable lifecycle solutions from design and build to operate and maintain phases through a digital twin. We deliver capabilities to transform from site-to-site to an integrated company management. Our integrated solutions are built with safety, reliability and cybersecurity for your homes, buildings, data centres, infrastructure, and industries.

Official Media Partner​

KZN Industrial & Business News

The KZN Industrial & Business News provides suppliers to industry in KwaZulu-Natal with a niched forum to showcase products and services. The publication, which is distributed every second month, is mailed to a targeted group of 6 500 decision makers involved in industry and business throughout the province.

Official Event Catalogue Partner ​

Creamer Media

Creamer Media’s stable includes Mining Weekly, Engineering News Online,, and online business databases the Research Channel Africa and Research. News is generated from their main newsroom in Johannesburg with bureaus in Toronto and Perth as well as contributors in several African Countries.

Supported By​


LEEASA was formed by concerned industry individuals in 2003. The Association is concerned that this industry, which is inherently dangerous, could fall into disrepute if not well run and regulated. The engineering team providing the service should be well trained to the correct standards and be ethical and responsible for their actions. Safety should be paramount. Since the inception, LEEASA has grown and all Lifting machinery Inspectors (LMI) are encouraged to join.


The SAIMC is driving the recognition of Automation, Instrumentation, Mechatronics and Control as enablers for effective and efficient application of new technologies. The SAIMC is working with the Automation Federation to get our industry equipped and ready to make optimal use of the technologies and designs of the fourth – as well as future industrial revolutions.


The SACEEC represents the Capital Equipment, Machinery and Equipment and Project Sector both for new projects and for the aftermarket. It is also the endorsed representative body for consulting engineers and associated bodies, merchant bankers – with reference to their involvement in financing capital projects, capital equipment suppliers and suppliers of services to the capital project sector.


SAIMechE exists to serve the interests and needs of its members, to advance the science and practise of mechanical engineering, and to promote high standards in the profession. Our website is the primary vehicle to deliver on our objectives.


Saiosh is a registered non-profit organisation (NPO) which is committed to the prevention and reduction of work place incidents and accidents in South Africa. Saiosh is doing this by promoting Occupational Health and Safety Management and Practices among its members and stake holders at large.

Media Partners​

Creamer Media's Engineering News

Engineering News is South Africa’s premier source of real economy news on projects, products, personalities and technoeconomic progress.

Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly

Mining Weekly provides news on mining developments in South Africa and around the world.

Engineering Africa

Engineering Africa research and reports back on current manufacturing techniques, product development, management, and technologies. Featuring exclusive industry reports and surveys, and in-depth news, views and analysis on engineering developments and projects. As an independent voice for the engineering industry, they also highlight the work of engineering artisans, and keep readers abreast of latest issues and technology.


FOCUS on Transport and Logistics is South Africa’s leading commercial vehicle magazine. Established more than 30 years ago, it is by far the most widely read magazine in its sector.

Interact Media Defined

Interact Media Defined (IMD), is one of South Africa’s leading multi-media magazine publishers, with a strong stable of well-established titles focused on building services, mining, construction, energy and more.

Instrumentation & Control

South Africa’s premier process control and factory automation publication. Published in print, online and supported by twice-weekly electronic newsletters.

Lifting Africa

Lifting Africa is dedicated to providing the reader with a platform to discuss and resolve problems and issues relevant to the African lifting industry. Lifting Africa will assist the reader, with compliance to all legal and statutory requirements in the lifting industry. Our aim is to improve safety in the industry.

Motion Control

The journal of controlled mechanical power. Published in print, online and supported by news briefs sent every three weeks.

SA Profile

SA Profile is a national audited publication that promotes and enhances economic transformation, growth, and competitiveness. At the same time the publication empowers entrepreneurs and SMME’s to achieve common business goals through its highly educational and thought-provoking content, contributed by professionals for professionals.

SHEQ Management

SHEQ Management is the largest magazine on the African continent within the fields of occupational health and safety, as well as environmental and quality issues.

South African Business Integrator

The focus of the publication is to synchronise business information, business culture and align strategies and goals between the public and private sectors, which also assists in bridging the gap of transformation and transparency. South African Business Integrator serves as an enabling platform to strengthen engagement and unlock opportunities for businesses through information sharing, education and thought leadership content from key industry leaders pertaining to development, business objectives, strategic decision-making, good management practices, governance, and sound financial management practices.

Supply Network Africa

“Supply Network Africa focuses on creating a networking platform for the movers, shakers and decision-makers in business across Africa’s supply chain industry.” Supply Network Africa is an established bi-monthly publication specifically for the supply chain industry, endorsed by South Africa’s leading companies. Its value lies in the independent analyses of old and new information and trends by people who understand the industry, and what these mean to the market.

Pipes Pumps & Valves Africa

“Pumps & Valves Africa” is dedicated to providing the reader with a platform to discuss and resolve problems and issues relevant to the African pumps and valves industry. The main focus of “Pipes, Pumps & Valves Africa” is to develop the pipes, pump and valves industry not only in South Africa but aims to develop the industry in all Southern African countries. Training is the the main driving force in the development of the Pump and Valves Industry in Southern Africa focusing on Pump Systems as well as Seals, Electric Motors, Couplings and Drives.

Plumbing Africa

The official journal of IOPSA, PDA and PHACT, Plumbing Africa is a major monthly source of up-to-date information on the plumbing industry, particularly in southern Africa, but also worldwide. It is designed to disseminate information to management-level plumbing and wet services industry role-players.

Platinum Gold

Platinum Gold Radio is a fast-growing radio station broadcasting from Gauteng and Western Cape main studios, various satellite studios as well as from all across South Africa with a mobile Outside Broadcast unit The programmes are magazine style, mixing a wide variety of easy-on-the-ear music and short discussions covering everyday aspects. Playing “Feel Good Music” mixed in with current business, sporting and entertainment affairs, interesting conversation, and uplifting comment on various aspects of life all over South Africa and beyond, this informal radio station serves those who suffer FOMO; the interested, energetic and connected listener, successful or soon-to-be successful, young and old. Regular chats with top leaders across SA on community, personal, business and conservation matters cover fascinating aspects in an easy-going and entertaining style.

Official Charity ​


Shoose Life, a non-profit organisation in collaboration with My Walk that is supported by Netcare and Adcock Ingram Critical Care, recycles uncontaminated Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) drip bags, oxygen masks and associated tubing to manufacture durable and fully recyclable school shoes that are then laced up, packaged with love, and distributed as a gift of dignity to children so that they don’t have to go to school barefoot or without an appropriate pair of shoes.

Proudly Organised by

Specialised Exhibitions – a division of Montgomery Group

Specialised Exhibitions – a division of Montgomery Group – offers South Africa’s largest portfolio of exhibitions servicing business to business sectors of the Southern African economy. Backed by over 50 years of experience, Specialised Exhibitions is owned by the prestigious Montgomery Group, one of the most widely respected exhibition companies in the world with trade shows, consumer shows and specialist projects in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia.