Entries by Tanya Erasmus

New generation of high-quality hand tools from RS

New generation of high-quality hand tools from RS Components offers greater value for electricians and maintenance professionals Expansion of robust and heavy-duty RS branded tools and toolkits now available at highly competitive prices with no compromise on quality Johannesburg, South Africa – RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the world’s leading […]

RS has a new neighbour – we call them Porsche!

It sounds like our view might even get better. Here at RS we were very eager to learn who our new neighbours will be and what would happen with the Kyalami race track. Kyalami is where the headquarters for the South African branch of our company is based and borders on the Kyalami race track’s […]

Go Green! Become energy efficient.

Go Green – become energy efficient There has been so much hype about being energy efficient in South Africa as we are at times very low on electricity. The latter from a South African point of view but on a global scale we so often hear the messages about having to save the planet and […]

Skill development with a slice of Pi

Skill development is important at RS An example of an undertaking or something that we are continuously working on here at RS is developing people within our organisation. But having come across an opportunity to support skill development outside of our organisation is an exciting vision from a personal point of view and it’s something […]

A missed skill is a missed opportunity

A missed skill is a missed opportunity I may be biased but I always try to find the good in where I work. I am proud of what I do and work hard at it regardless of where I work or what I am doing. Valuing what you do and being valued for it is […]

RepRapPro 3D printing

RepRapPro 3D printing, not wrapped up but looming reality I only recently heard about 3D printing and the potential of it being incorporated in to our daily lives. The technology has been around for 30 plus years but it’s only more recent that it has really become accessible to other users like engineers and smaller manufacturers […]