“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring

“Fire in the Hold” a Relic of the Past with Maritime Thermal Event Monitoring: The phrase ‘fire in the hold’ could be consigned to the dustbin of maritime history if the shipping industry was obliged to install thermal imaging systems on all new cargo vessels. Critical thermal event alarm notification and monitoring solutions have received renewed attention from the global maritime sector following a series of devastating fire-related incidents involving cargo ships. “Thermal-based events have a long and unfortunate history in shipping,” says … [Read more...]

‘Nowhere to hold my brother’s funeral,’ says pensioner waiting for a house

Durban in the News: 'Nowhere to hold my brother's funeral,' says pensioner waiting for a house: Pensioner Mirriam Zondi says that when her brother, Mthokozisi, died "neighbours had to donate bricks so that I had a shelter to accommodate mourners". Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Durban Art Gallery to hold a new exhibition “Beyond Binaries”

A Durban selected video: Race, gender, national identity and heritage will come under the spotlight in a new exhibition opening at the Durban Art Gallery titled Beyond Binaries. The exhibition features the works of 26 artists and uses mediums such as video, photography, paintings, drawings, sculpture, ceramics and wire. Beyond Binaries is curated by a fledgling curatorial collective comprising Mario Pissarra, Robin Moodley and Russel Hlongwane known as Qala. For more news, visit: … [Read more...]

Saftu to hold #WorkersDay mach in Durban

Durban in the News: Saftu to hold #WorkersDay mach in Durban: The newly formed South African Federation of Trade Unions and its main affiliate Numsa will hold a Workers' Day march in Durban. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]