Engineering News | Education & Skills Development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Thu, 24 May 2018 10:18:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Digital Skills Academy offers digital solution development free of charge to SMEs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-skills-academy-offers-digital-solution-development-free-of-charge-to-smes-2018-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Wed, 23 May 2018 12:26:00 +0200 487475 1527071825 1527071160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AfDB, Aims partner to strengthen, leverage maths, science skills in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-aims-partner-to-strengthen-leverage-maths-science-skills-in-africa-2018-05-23 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT & EDUCATION Wed, 23 May 2018 11:50:00 +0200 487470 1527085603 1527069000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 KSB assists UP in building of controlled-temperature test unit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ksb-assists-up-in-building-of-controlled-temperature-test-unit-2018-05-22 Simone Liedtke PUMPS / EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 22 May 2018 16:48:00 +0200 487377 1527000713 1527000480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727917_resized_ksb11022.jpg UP School of Engineering Professor Josua Meyer and KSB Sales Representative Dylan Mitchell 511 287 Young Professionals Forum, Cesa to mobilise young professionals in the industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/young-professionals-forum-cesa-to-mobilise-young-professionals-in-the-industry-2018-05-22 Marleny Arnoldi CONSULTING ENGINEERS Tue, 22 May 2018 12:46:00 +0200 487324 1526986333 1526985960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New research group to bridge skills gap at Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-research-group-to-bridge-skills-gap-at-eskom-2018-05-18 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485305 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723756_resized_eskommedupipowerstationlephalalelimpopo240214duane1022jpg.jpeg HANDS ON Engineering students will get real world experience while helping tackle challenges Eskom faces 511 287 Science enhancement initiative expands to EC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/science-enhancement-initiative-expands-to-ec-2018-05-18 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485285 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Ramaphosa off to Geneva to assume co-chair of ILO global commission http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-off-to-geneva-to-assume-co-chair-of-ilo-global-commission-2018-05-15 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Tue, 15 May 2018 08:28:00 +0200 486491 1526369634 1526365680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725877_resized_cyrilramaphosa2060320181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Aurecon partners with EWB-SA for Afrikan Design Innovation workshops http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aurecon-partners-with-ewb-sa-for-afrikan-design-innovation-workshops-2018-05-11 Simone Liedtke EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT / ENGINEERING Fri, 11 May 2018 15:48:00 +0200 486349 1526046877 1526046480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725567_resized_educationskillsdevelopmentengineerswithoutbordersworkshop052018aurecon1022.jpg The first Afrikan Design Innovation workshop was held on May 5, with the second workshop scheduled to take place on May 12 511 287 Substantial need for skills development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/substantial-need-for-skills-development-2018-05-11 Jessica Oosthuizen Education & Skills Development Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484999 1526024177 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722390_resized_cementconcreteflooringbloomberg2520724261120420171022.jpg CONCRETE FLOORS Bryan Perrie will present a workshop about typical problems associated with concrete industrial floors at the Totally Concrete Expo 511 287 Open, informed approach imperative in African ventures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/open-informed-approach-imperative-in-african-ventures-2018-05-04 Tasneem Bulbulia Education & Skills Development Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484176 1524658282 1525384800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720580_resized_askafrikaafricagraphic0420181022.jpg AFRICA IS NOT A COUNTRY African countries are diverse, and it is important to understand local conditions before conducting business 511 287 Hydraulics industry on the rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydraulic-industry-on-the-rise-2018-04-17 Paige Müller Education & Skills Development Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484160 1524658282 1525384800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720525_resized_hydraulicsandpneumaticssafpa21022.jpg A BRIGHTER FUTURE The hydraulics industry will enjoy a boom for five to ten years 511 287 Skills shortage worrisome for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-shortage-worrisome-for-industry-2018-04-17 Paige Müller Education & Skills Development Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484135 1524658282 1525384800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720480_resized_hydraulicsandpneumaticsgermistonhydrulicsfactoryfloor041810221.jpg GERMISTON HYDRAULICS Capital equipment investments worth R5-million have allowed for a higher standard of equipment production 511 287 1 000 SA youths to get healthcare skills http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/1-000-sa-youths-to-get-healthcare-skills-2018-05-02 African News Agency SKILLS Wed, 02 May 2018 14:19:00 +0200 485362 1525263833 1525263540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723188_resized_healthdoctor1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Ramaphosa calls for equal pay for men and women #MayDay http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-calls-for-equal-pay-for-men-and-women-mayday-2018-05-01 African News Agency WORKERS' DAY Tue, 01 May 2018 17:22:00 +0200 485265 1525194536 1525188120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723021_resized_constructionworkersduane.jpg 511 287 Ramaphosa defends national minimum wage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-defends-national-minimum-wage-2018-04-27 African News Agency MINIMUM WAGE Fri, 27 Apr 2018 18:01:00 +0200 485163 1524845028 1524844860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722842_resized_moneyrand1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Unions at odds over SAA business rescue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-solidarity-trade-union-argues-business-rescue-essential-other-unions-strongly-disagree-2018-04-27 Rebecca Campbell Aviation – 1 Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483940 1524227648 1524780000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Reformist SA, French Presidents increase mutual investment attraction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reformist-presidents-in-france-and-south-africa-increase-mutual-investment-attraction-2018-04-27 Rebecca Campbell Trade & Investment Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483864 1524227649 1524780000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 DWS hosts workshop on water and sanitation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dws-hosts-workshop-on-water-and-sanitation-2018-04-27 Donald Makhafola Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483783 1524227646 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719693_resized_jukskeiriveralexander70609duane1022.jpg SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT The Department of Water and Sanitation's cleaning of the banks of the Jukskei river formed part of the National Water Week and the City of Johannesburg's clean-up campaign, A Re Sebetseng 511 287 Municipal wastewater facilities need adequate maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipal-wastewater-facilities-need-adequate-maintenance-2018-04-27 Donald Makhafola Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483675 1524804337 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719703_resized_erwathypacplanttsakane04181022.jpg NEW TECHNOLOGY Erwat installed its hybrid bacillus bacterium at its plant in Tsakane 511 287 PRASA steps in as union calls for payment of Autopax employees’ salaries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-steps-in-as-union-calls-for-payment-of-autopax-employees-salaries-2018-04-26 Marleny Arnoldi TRANSPORT Thu, 26 Apr 2018 15:31:00 +0200 485125 1524749914 1524749460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Davies launches Lesedi skills development academy in Atlantis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-launches-lesedi-skills-development-academy-in-atlantis-2018-04-25 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:19:00 +0200 484957 1524660143 1524658740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722275_resized_ministerdavieslauncheslesedi0420181022.jpg DTI Minister Dr Rob Davies at the Lesedi Skills Development Academy launch 511 287 Government unlocks billions more for free higher education http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-unlocks-billions-more-for-free-higher-education-2018-04-24 News24Wire EDUCATION Tue, 24 Apr 2018 15:19:00 +0200 484845 1524578212 1524575940 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721942_resized_naledipandorgovernmentzanew1022.jpg Higher Education & Training Minister Naledi Pandor 511 287 Busa supports labour law amendments, but concerned about risks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/busa-supports-labour-law-amendments-but-concerned-about-risks-2018-04-18 Simone Liedtke LABOUR Wed, 18 Apr 2018 12:46:00 +0200 484298 1524048459 1524048360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Anglo American, department launch ambitious education programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anglo-american-department-launch-ambitious-education-programme-2018-04-13 Marleny Arnoldi DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 13 Apr 2018 14:23:00 +0200 483875 1523630252 1523622180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UNTU negotiates 7.1% increase at Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-negotiates-71-increase-at-transnet-2018-04-12 Anine Kilian WAGE AGREEMENTS Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:46:00 +0200 483761 1523545534 1523540760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ABB forms digital research, innovation partnership with Wits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/abb-forms-digital-research-innovation-partnership-with-wits-2018-04-11 Schalk Burger INNOVATION Wed, 11 Apr 2018 16:19:00 +0200 483560 1523600132 1523456340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Extreme inequality in South Africa is constraining growth and investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/extreme-inequality-is-constraining-south-african-investment-and-growth-2018-04-10 Terence Creamer ECONOMIC OUTLOOK Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:40:00 +0200 483431 1524134853 1523371200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719022_resized_sebasteindessus.jpg World Bank's program leader Sebastien Dessus 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73814_2018-04-10_worldbank_-_hd_web.mp4101060669World Bank program leader Sebastien Dessus and country director Paul Noumba Um on the negative impact that extreme inequality in South Africa is having on growth and investment. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 10.4.2018 World Bank program leader Sebastien Dessus and country director Paul Noumba Um on the negative impact that extreme inequality in South Africa is having on growth and investment. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded: 10.4.2018 ATNS offers air traffic management bursaries to matriculants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atns-offers-air-traffic-management-bursaries-to-matriculants-2018-04-09 Marleny Arnoldi AVIATION Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:00:00 +0200 483300 1523279023 1523278800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ATProM to provide solutions for Eskom around ageing energy infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/atprom-to-provide-solutions-for-eskom-around-ageing-energy-infrastructure-2018-04-06 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Fri, 06 Apr 2018 11:48:00 +0200 483153 1523008430 1523008080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Civil engineering shifts towards creative sphere http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-engineering-shifts-towards-creative-sphere-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Education & Skills Development Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481398 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714709_resized_laptoplegobloomberg03181022.jpg TECHNOLOGICAL SHIFT Digital technology has changed the way engineers work, and has enhanced the complexity of solutions they can produce 511 287 Sustainable strategy engenders results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-strategy-engenders-results-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Education & Skills Development Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481552 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714997_resized_lesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedam05091022.jpg PROJECT EXPERTISE Knight Piésold is involved in a number of large-scale projects, including the second stage of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project 511 287 International Amateur Radio Union youth camp to be hosted in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-amateur-radio-union-youth-camp-to-be-hosted-in-south-africa-2018-04-05 Simone Liedtke EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Thu, 05 Apr 2018 11:30:00 +0200 482995 1522921437 1522920600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Re-industrialisation will demand more skills – Seifsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/re-industrialisation-will-demand-more-skills-seifsa-2018-04-03 Simone Liedtke SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 03 Apr 2018 14:27:00 +0200 482787 1522758528 1522758420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lack of carton collection reduces recycling processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-carton-collection-reduces-recycling-processes-2018-03-30 Victor Moolman Education & Skills Development Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481239 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 TNPA to launch dredging school this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-to-launch-dredging-school-this-year-2018-03-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Education & Skills Development Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480966 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713669_resized_harbourinfrastructuredredgingilembedredgertnpa0320181022.jpg ILEMBE DREDGER This trailing suction hopper dredger is the largest of its kind in Africa 511 287 National Minimum Wage to reduce poverty, inequality http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-minimum-wage-to-reduce-poverty-inequality-2018-03-28 African News Agency LABOUR Wed, 28 Mar 2018 16:06:00 +0200 482496 1522246085 1522245960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716890_resized_moneyrand1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 UJ researchers discover promising anti-cancer drugs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uj-researchers-discover-promising-anti-cancer-drugs-2018-03-28 African News Agency HEALTH Wed, 28 Mar 2018 16:00:00 +0200 482493 1522246167 1522245600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716882_resized_universityofjohannesburguj1022.jpg 511 287