The Laundry Cleaning & Dyeing Industry Bargaining Council (LBC) has been operating for more than 50 years. It originated as an Industrial Council but in 1995, when the Labour Relations Act created a new legislative framework, it was renamed from an Industrial Council to a Bargaining Council.Continue reading →
The KwaZulu-Natal United Music Industry Association (KUMISA), is a non-profit, regional music industry organisation that aims to serve and represent the interests of the music industry in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), nationally and internationally.Continue reading →
The Hot Dip Galvanizers Association Southern Africa (HDGASA) is a not-for-profit trade association dedicated to serving the needs of end-users, specifiers, architects, engineers, contractors, fabricators and hot dip galvanizers throughout Southern Africa.
Founded in 1965, the Associations primary objective is to develop and expand the market for hot dip galvanizing and duplex systems as cost effective corrosion control systems.
To further this aim, the Association provides training and information to end users, engineers, consultants, contractors, end-users, specifiers, designers and architects by way of courses, presentations, technical research papers, plant tours and by advisory involvement at the design stage of projects.
The HDGASA publishes promotional literature such as our Steel Protection Guide, Design Wall Chart and the Hot Dip Galvanizing Today magazine.
On behalf of our Members, the Association liaises with regulatory and standards authorities governing the corrosion control and associated industries.
Furthermore, the Association offers an independent inspection service, checking for compliance against the relevant standards.Continue reading →
The GBA affords its members and their dependents peace of mind by providing funerals, cremations, and related services and products or cash disbursements within the RSA. The services are provided by our own personnel or approved contractors. Funds are efficaciously invested in order to maintain the benefits substratum of the GBA and to prove for optimum growth in the future. The survival and growth of the GBA resides in the increase of its membership as well as the periodic addition of approved groups through innovative thinking and attitudes. A Council elected from the members is responsible for the strategic positioning and functioning of the GBA by an executive management. All activities shall be aimed towards the growth of the GBA and the maintenance of optimum service towards its members.Continue reading →
FBUMA serves as the collective entity of employers (businesses) in our Industry and is therefore registered (in terms of the Labour Relations Act) as an Employers Organisation.
FBUMA represents its members in collective bargaining with Unions at Industry level. These negotiations take place at the Furniture Bargaining Council and include negotiations of wages and conditions of service for the majority of employers in our Industry.Continue reading →
The FBC is a registered bargaining council for the furniture, bedding and upholstery manufacturing industry.Continue reading →
Forestry South Africa (FSA) is South Africa’s premier and largest forestry organisation representing growers of timber in South Africa. The Associations membership includes all 11 corporate forestry companies active in the Industry, approximately 1 300 commercial timber farmers and some 20 000 emergent small scale growers who between them own or control no less than 93% of the total plantation area in the country. Given these credentials FSA is regarded by Government and the private sector alike as being the Industrys representative body.Continue reading →
Fire is dangerous and spreads with frightening speed. So when it comes to equipment that may be called upon to protect lives and property, there’s no place for faulty or inferior products. The Fire Fighting Equipment Traders Association [FFETA] promotes high standards in equipment, workmanship, maintenance and service to the public. We meet regularly with the South African Bureau of Standards and our members ascribe to the highest level of safe working practices and hold a FFETA recognised certificate of competence for each employee engaged in service maintenance.Continue reading →
Successful Companies of good standing offering meaningful warranties, sharing commitment to quality projects with approved equipment and installation practices meeting South African National Standards and actively participating in uplifting the Detection and Suppression segments of the Fire Industry.
We do the vetting of the companies you want at your back.Continue reading →
The Flexographic Technical Association of South Africa (FTASA) had its inaugural meeting in Cape Town on 5 December 1995. Leading up to this meeting we received tremendous support from the EFTA in the UK through the then Secretary, Tony Bath who was also present at the meeting in Cape Town. The Association has had a steady growth and represents the majority of companies in the Flexo industry although there is still scope for growth. The membership in 2005 stood at 57 company members. Membership is open to anyone or any company who has the advancement of Flexography at heart.Continue reading →