Engineering News | Education & Skills Development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:18:43 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company appoints resellers to install sealing systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-appoints-resellers-to-install-sealing-systems-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Education & Skills Development Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493792 1533633607 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742811_resized_piasolarsolarcapitalpvplantdeaar161215duane1022.jpg SOLAR SEALING Southern Africa Master Distributors is in negotiations to supply Beele Engineering products for a solar plant, in the Northern Cape 511 287 Solidarity reaches wage agreement with AMSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-reaches-wage-agreement-with-amsa-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Wed, 08 Aug 2018 09:02:00 +0200 495149 1534139989 1533711720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DA proposes free trade, cost and regulatory reductions to stimulate manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-proposes-free-trade-cost-and-regulatory-reductions-to-stimulate-manufacturing-2018-08-07 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:49:00 +0200 495086 1533655214 1533649740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pillay has engineering industry members hot under the collar over opinion piece http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pillay-has-engineering-industry-members-hot-under-the-collar-over-opinion-piece-2018-08-07 Marleny Arnoldi CIVIL ENGINEERING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 09:45:00 +0200 495010 1533628942 1533627900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Power system recovery to take 30 days, load-shedding risk remains high http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-system-recovery-to-take-30-days-load-shedding-risk-remains-high-2018-08-03 Simone Liedtke ELECTRICITY SUPPLY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 15:32:00 +0200 494830 1533308497 1533303120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745225_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 BBBEE Commission urges govt, private sector to do more on transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbbee-commission-urges-govt-private-sector-to-do-more-on-transformation-2018-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:17:00 +0200 494781 1533291664 1533291420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Enhancing safety in the fishing industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enhancing-safety-in-the-fishing-industry-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493139 1533019864 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741360_resized_harboutimotreaty08181022.jpg MAKING IT OFFICIAL Although initially taken on in 2016, the treaty was formally signed last month 511 287 Rail company supports community development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-company-supports-community-development-2018-08-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Education & Skills Development Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493170 1533019865 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741440_resized_xtrapolismegatrainsgibelarailprasa20517duane1022.jpg ON FLEET The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa assigned Gibela the task of replacing its ageing metro fleet with a modern service 511 287 Gauteng launches school of specialisation to bridge skills gap http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-launches-school-of-specialisation-to-bridge-skills-gap-2018-07-31 Simone Liedtke EDUCATION & TRAINING / SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:01:00 +0200 494372 1533045793 1533045660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bombela sets Gautrain contingency plan in motion as strike goes ahead http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bombela-sets-gautrain-contingency-plan-in-motion-as-strike-goes-ahead-2018-07-30 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Mon, 30 Jul 2018 08:57:00 +0200 494124 1532933988 1532933820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743601_resized_gautrain01duane.jpg 511 287 UNTU, Bombela to continue weekend talks to avoid planned Gautrain strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-bombela-to-continue-weekend-talks-to-avoid-planned-gautrain-strike-2018-07-27 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 09:27:00 +0200 494004 1532676586 1532676420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743327_resized_gautrain01duane.jpg 511 287 Google SA works with Johannesburg libraries to give youth digital skills http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/google-sa-works-with-johannesburg-libraries-to-give-youth-digital-skills-2018-07-27 African News Agency SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 08:45:00 +0200 493991 1532674739 1532673900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Conference to address shortage of STEM graduates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-address-shortage-of-science-technology-engineering-and-mathematics-graduates-2018-07-27 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492340 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 AECOM focused on funding STEM education for women http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aecom-focused-on-funding-stem-education-for-women-2018-07-27 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492190 1532414916 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739471_resized_aecomedtruststshlidzibridgetlutsinge1022jpg.jpeg TSHILIDZI LUTSINGE Keabetswe Beverly Sehoole and Nokubonga Lady-Peace Nxumalo will receive funding from the AECOM Educational Trust this year 511 287 Blended learning can improve maths, science results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blended-learning-can-improve-maths-science-results-2018-07-11 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492374 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Graduate programme ensures pipeline of new talent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/graduate-programme-ensures-pipeline-of-new-talent-2018-07-12 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492406 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739667_resized_bwegraduates071810220jpg.jpeg GRADUATE PROGRAMME Of the 16 graduates accepted this year, only one is male 511 287 Sappi to combat artisan skills dearth with two new centres http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-combat-artisan-skills-dearth-with-two-new-training-centres-2018-07-27 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492387 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739590_resized_sappingodwanamill0614duane10122jpg.jpeg ARTISAN TRAINING The two new training centres aim to combat the dearth of artisan skills in South Africa 511 287 Limited gas exploration affects South Africa’s energy mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/limited-gas-exploration-affects-s-africas-energy-mix-2018-07-27 Melissa Zisengwe Education & Skills Development Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492307 1532414916 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739406_resized_niallkramer07181022.jpg NIALL KRAMER The gas industry has the potential to grow and catalytically influence our economy 511 287 Strong demand forecast for pilots, technicians and cabin crew in Africa and globally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-demand-forecast-for-pilots-technicians-and-cabin-crew-in-africa-and-globally-2018-07-25 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 25 Jul 2018 11:52:00 +0200 493637 1532513376 1532512320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742592_resized_ethiopianairlines7878konstantinvonwedelstaedt1022.jpg A Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner of Ethiopian Airlines 511 287 Solidarity unhappy with AMSA's wage offer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-unhappy-with-amsa-wage-offering-2018-07-24 Simone Liedtke METALS AND ENGINEERING Tue, 24 Jul 2018 12:03:00 +0200 493490 1532430059 1532426580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gautrain employees to embark on a strike from July 30 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-employees-to-embark-on-a-strike-from-july-30-2018-07-24 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:37:00 +0200 493466 1532421519 1532421420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742151_resized_gautrein1022.jpg 511 287 LEIP MoU signed, 101 669 potential jobs created http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leip-mou-signed-101-669-potential-jobs-created-2018-07-23 Simone Liedtke INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT / ECONOMY Mon, 23 Jul 2018 16:42:00 +0200 493403 1532357222 1532356920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741940_resized_leipsigningceremony23july2018simoneliedtke1022.jpg (Left) Limpopo Economic Development Agency group CEO Ben Mphahlele and (right) Eco-Industrial Solutions CEO Deshika Kathawaroo (right) at the signing ceremony on Monday 511 287 Occupational disease prevention campaign launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/occupational-disease-prevention-campaign-launched-2018-07-20 Schalk Burger Health & Safety Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492253 1531809820 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SAA gives assurances to union about its future plans, including privatisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-has-given-assurances-to-solidarity-union-about-its-future-plans-including-privatisation-2018-07-20 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492269 1531812954 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SA’s ambitious Youth Employment Service starts taking shape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yes-lets-2018-07-20 Marleny Arnoldi YOUTH EMPLOYMENT Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492123 1532008831 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740552_resized_yes.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75243_2018-06-29_yes_-_hd_web.mp425581274YES CEO Tasmia Ismail-Saville discusses the first hub opening and company involvement towards the initiative. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. YES CEO Tasmia Ismail-Saville discusses the first hub opening and company involvement towards the initiative. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Certified NDT personnel needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/certified-ndt-personnel-needed-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Education & Skills Development Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491777 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738177_resized_occupationalhealthandsafety052017internationalsos1022.jpg PROVIDING RESOURCES Employers who do take in personnel and assist them in gaining experience are required to provide safety training, medicals and workman’s compensation cover 511 287 S African project managers require business competencies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/todays-s-african-project-managers-require-business-competencies-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Education & Skills Development Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491663 1532074913 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737877_resized_buenavistaminemexicomay2013bloomberg1022.jpg PROJECT MANAGERS Project Management South Africa members are currently undergoing assessment on the designations that require a review of the competencies associated with project management 511 287 Stellenbosch Business School ranks top business school in S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stellenbosch-business-school-ranks-top-business-school-in-s-africa-2018-07-19 Marleny Arnoldi EDUCATION Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:26:00 +0200 493135 1532011042 1532010360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African initiative wins prestigious global education award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-initiative-wins-prestigious-global-education-award-2018-07-18 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:46:00 +0200 492880 1531914522 1531914360 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740711_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287 South African engineers invited to enter Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-engineers-invited-to-enter-africa-prize-for-engineering-innovation-programme-2018-07-16 Simone Liedtke ENGINEERING Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:39:00 +0200 492758 1531752020 1531751940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Skills deficit a leading cause of cable installation failure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-deficit-a-leading-cause-of-cable-installation-failure-2018-06-28 Paige Müller Education & Skills Development Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491120 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736314_resized_cablestankindustriestraining06181022.jpg CALL FOR SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tank Industries identified an industry need to increase the level of knowledge and skills, which led to the company forming a training academy 511 287 Property sector must do more on transformation – PSCC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/property-sector-must-do-more-on-transformation-pscc-2018-07-12 Schalk Burger PROPERTY Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:21:00 +0200 492546 1531405433 1531405260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Accountability, ethical remuneration needed to boost corporate governance – PwC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/accountability-ethical-remuneration-needed-to-boost-corporate-governance-pwc-2018-07-12 Marleny Arnoldi FINANCE Thu, 12 Jul 2018 15:42:00 +0200 492537 1531403750 1531402920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom wage talks: Unions want meeting with Nene, Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-wage-talks-unions-want-meeting-with-nene-gordhan-2018-07-11 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Wed, 11 Jul 2018 09:53:00 +0200 492317 1531302930 1531295580 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739431_resized_nhlanhlanene1022reuters.jpg Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene 511 287 Solidarity trade union reports SAA assurances about its future plans, including privatisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-trade-union-reports-saa-assurances-about-its-future-plans-including-privatisation-2018-07-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 10 Jul 2018 15:44:00 +0200 492261 1531231277 1531230240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739303_resized_saa1022reuters3.jpg 511 287 Eskom wage negotiations continue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-wage-negotiations-continue-2018-07-10 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Tue, 10 Jul 2018 14:04:00 +0200 492237 1531224823 1531224240 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739250_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 DWS notes concerns about War on Leaks programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dws-notes-concerns-about-war-on-leaks-programme-2018-07-10 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:39:00 +0200 492188 1531209501 1531208340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739189_resized_waterandsanitationministergugilenkwinti0518dylan1022.jpg Water and Sanitation Minister Gugile Nkwinti 511 287