Engineering News | Defence & Aerospace http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/defence Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:38:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Future of Denel’s aero engine and manned aircraft businesses clarified http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-decides-on-future-of-its-aeroengine-and-manned-aircraft-businesses-2017-09-08 Keith Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463143 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African munitions company to make major investments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-munitions-company-enjoying-strong-growth-to-make-major-investments-2017-09-15 Keith Campbell Defence Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463795 1505199167 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South African defence company setting up ammunition filling plant for foreign client http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-defence-company-setting-up-ammunition-filling-plant-for-foreign-client-2017-09-13 Keith Campbell Defence Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:22:00 +0200 464618 1505303551 1505298120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677799_resized_universalfilling1022.jpg A view of part of the new Universal Filling Facility 511 287 Geophysicists urged to innovate amid tough times for exploration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geophysicists-urged-to-innovate-amid-tough-times-for-exploration-2017-09-12 Kim Cloete EXPLORATION Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:41:00 +0200 464431 1505209044 1505205660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Denel ends controversial Asia joint venture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-ends-controversial-asia-joint-venture-2017-09-08 Keith Campbell Defence Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463007 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Infrastructure expansion will boost oil rig traffic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-expansion-will-boost-oil-rig-traffic-2017-09-08 Robyn Wilkinson Defence & Aerospace Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462437 1504594093 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673214_resized_oilrigmaitnenancecapetownbloomberg0620061022.jpg INCREASED CAPABILITY Expansions of South Africa’s port infrastructure will increase the number of oil rigs docking for maintenance and repairs in the country 511 287 Good growth, new products, from local defence company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-growth-new-products-from-local-defence-company-2017-09-05 Keith Campbell DEFENCE Tue, 05 Sep 2017 09:25:00 +0200 463720 1504597067 1504596300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675988_resized_denel1022.jpg A range of RDM’s mortar bombs 511 287 South African defence company making major investments to upgrade its facilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-defence-company-making-major-investments-to-upgrade-its-facilities-2017-09-04 Keith Campbell Defence Mon, 04 Sep 2017 10:06:00 +0200 463614 1504521057 1504512360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675761_resized_eb57c74818d1ae82a0ddafbae8d9d0ac.jpg Rheinmetall Denel Munition’s product lines include rocket motors for Denel Dynamics missiles, such as the Mokopa 511 287 International summit features young industry professionals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forum-to-be-held-alongside-international-summit-2017-09-01 Victor Moolman Defence & Aerospace Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462122 1503989764 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Manufacturer to improve efficiency through software and sensors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-to-improve-operation-efficiency-through-software-and-sensors-2017-09-01 Simone Liedtke Defence & Aerospace Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461918 1503989763 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671902_resized_dmu210p1022.jpg DMU210P The DMU210P is available with up to 5-axis and is valued at about €1.2-million 511 287 New tech could prevent collisions between manned aircraft and drones http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dronemanned-aircraft-interaction-problem-set-to-be-solved-by-latest-technology-2017-08-22 Keith Campbell Aviation Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462371 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Self-protection system set for 2020 completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/production-of-aircraft-self-protection-system-set-for-2020-completion-2017-09-01 Victor Moolman Defence & Aerospace Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462073 1503989763 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Denel exits Denel Asia JV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-exits-denel-asia-jv-2017-08-31 Creamer Media Reporter DEFENCE Thu, 31 Aug 2017 09:07:00 +0200 463290 1504259062 1504163220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675482_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70763_2017-08-31_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp461040227Denel exits Denel Asia JV Denel exits Denel Asia JV Denel makes push into Eastern Europe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-makes-push-into-eastern-europe-2017-08-29 Keith Campbell AEROSPACE AND DEFENCE Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:37:00 +0200 463042 1504000697 1503999420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674456_resized_0000303846otrdenel1022.jpg The control room at Denel OTR 511 287 Denel exits controversial Asia joint venture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-to-exit-denel-asia-jv-2017-08-25 Keith Campbell DEFENCE Fri, 25 Aug 2017 12:44:00 +0200 462783 1503990052 1503657840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673913_resized_zwelakhentshepe110220816duane.jpg Zwelakhe Ntshepe 511 287 Draft empowerment code for the defence industry gazetted http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-draft-empowerment-code-for-the-defence-industry-is-gazetted-2017-08-18 Keith Campbell Defence Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460841 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Denel appoints new CFO, legal officer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-appoints-new-cfo-legal-officer-2017-08-17 Creamer Media Reporter DEFENCE Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:00:00 +0200 461965 1502975794 1502974800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Parliamentary State capture probe hits first hurdle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parliamentary-state-capture-probe-hits-first-hurdle-2017-08-16 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:19:00 +0200 461823 1502887364 1502885940 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671673_resized_parliamentgovtza1022.jpg 511 287 Draft defence industry empowerment code gazetted http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/draft-defence-industry-empowerment-code-gazetted-2017-08-07 Keith Campbell DEFENCE Mon, 07 Aug 2017 11:02:00 +0200 460776 1502101964 1502096520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669284_resized_robdavies110220517duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies 511 287 Rougher waters in the Indian Ocean while SA behaves like the ostrich http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rougher-waters-in-the-indian-ocean-while-south-africa-emulates-the-proverbial-ostrich-2017-07-28 Keith Campbell Wheels within wheels Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459046 1500965348 1501192800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Casspir mine-protected vehicle continues to enjoy market success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denels-casspir-mine-protected-vehicle-continues-to-enjoy-market-success-2017-07-21 Keith Campbell Defence Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458087 1500362489 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mercury probe passes key tests on way to 2018 launch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/europeanjapanese-mercury-probe-passes-key-tests-on-way-to-launch-next-year-2017-07-21 Keith Campbell Space Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458180 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Airbus DS test flies its new UAV in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-ds-test-flies-its-new-uav-in-south-africa-2017-07-18 Keith Campbell AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:23:00 +0200 458899 1500386818 1500384180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664873_resized_sagitta1022.jpg The Sagitta UAV in flight at Overberg 511 287 Partnership formed to offer after-sales support for burgeoning drones industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/role-players-partner-to-propel-growth-in-drones-industry-2017-07-07 Dylan Slater Drones Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456761 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660021_resized_dronesdjimavicpro0620171022.jpeg SCALING INDUSTRY A partnership between weFix and Drone Racing Africa aims to increase legal operations and improve after sales support 511 287 South Africa’s defence industry faces serious challenges but also sees future opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-defence-industry-faces-serious-challenges-but-also-sees-future-opportunities-2017-07-14 Keith Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457555 1499757330 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663046_resized_defensive.jpg 511 287 Defence rakes in R19bn, despite major headwinds http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/defence-rakes-in-r19bn-despite-major-headwinds-2017-07-13 Creamer Media Reporter DEFENCE Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:21:00 +0200 458505 1499955814 1499948460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664030_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69925_2017-07-13_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp484599375Defence rakes in R19bn, despite major headwinds Defence rakes in R19bn, despite major headwinds Defence minister must brief parliament on Gupta access to classified military information, says DA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/defence-minister-must-brief-parliament-on-gupta-access-to-classified-military-information-says-da-2017-07-10 African News Agency POLITICS Mon, 10 Jul 2017 08:27:00 +0200 457944 1499673638 1499668020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662680_resized_da1022.jpg 511 287 Casspir mine protected vehicle continues to enjoy market success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/casspir-mine-protected-vehicle-continues-to-enjoy-market-success-2017-07-05 Keith Campbell Defence Wed, 05 Jul 2017 15:13:00 +0200 457619 1499431165 1499260380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661879_resized_casspirs1022.jpg The completed Casspirs lined up, ready for delivery 511 287 Airbus unveils proposed new version of A380 SuperJumbo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-unveils-proposed-new-version-of-a380-superjumbo-2017-06-30 Keith Campbell Aerospace Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455873 1498548115 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SAAF shows off fire power and capabilities during yearly demonstration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saaf-displays-fire-power-capability-during-yearly-demonstration-2017-06-23 Dylan Slater Defence Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455267 1498548116 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656184_resized_airpowercapabilitydemo2017roodewalmilitarysaaf580617duane1022.jpg LIGHT ‘EM UP A South African Air Force Rooivalk helicopter dispenses flares before launching its payload of rockets at a target at Roodewal Weapons Range 511 287 Global aviation industry increasing focus on cyber threats http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-aviation-industry-increasing-focus-on-cyber-threats-2017-06-23 Keith Campbell AVIATION Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:58:00 +0200 456430 1498213951 1498208280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659117_resized_ortambointernationalairportacsa510220814duane.jpg Cybersecurity is a major concern for the global aviation industry 511 287 Initiative addresses barriers to expand aerospace manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/initiative-addresses-barriers-to-expand-aerospace-manufacturing-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Defence & Aerospace Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454720 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655022_resized_toinfinitycumulusa330a350xwba380airtoair21022.jpg TO INFINITY European aircraft manufacturer Airbus plays an important role in the world’s aerospace manufacturing industry 511 287 Local defence sector seeks strategic support from government http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-defence-sector-needs-strategic-support-from-government-and-concerned-about-future-of-denel-2017-06-23 Keith Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455001 1497877710 1498168800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Ansys outperforms in tough FY17 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ansys-outperforms-in-tough-fy17-2017-06-21 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:51:00 +0200 456178 1498050270 1498049460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Proposed new version of A380 SuperJumbo unveiled http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proposed-new-version-of-a380-superjumbo-unveiled-2017-06-19 Keith Campbell AEROSPACE Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:33:00 +0200 455825 1497885842 1497864780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657536_resized_image001.jpg Airbus’ flight test A380 fitted with the new winglets 511 383 Brazilian agency providing remote sensing training for African countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brazilian-agency-provides-remotes-sensing-training-to-african-and-other-countries-2017-06-09 Keith Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453984 1497253648 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Expanding drone market holds big investment and job potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expanding-drone-use-market-brings-large-scale-investment-and-job-opportunities-2017-06-16 Dylan Slater Drones Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454402 1497253649 1497564000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0