Engineering News | Education & Skills Development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Sun, 21 Oct 2018 02:59:35 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 New Mpumalanga mall set to spur growth in the area http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mpumalanga-mall-set-to-spur-growth-in-the-area-2018-10-19 Tasneem Bulbulia DEVELOPMENT Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502299 1539944781 1539944640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Latest WEF global competitiveness report raises red flags for South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/latest-wef-global-competitiveness-report-raises-red-flags-for-south-africa-2018-10-17 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:13:00 +0200 502051 1539778459 1539778380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Used oil industry offering significant job creation potential, says foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/used-oil-industry-offering-significant-job-creation-potential-says-foundation-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke OIL / JOB CREATION Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:08:00 +0200 501937 1539691786 1539691680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Seifsa elects ‘most transformed’ board to date http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-elects-most-transformed-board-to-date-2018-10-15 Simone Liedtke STEEL / ENGINEERING / NEW APPOINTMENTS Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:58:00 +0200 501754 1539591339 1539590280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mobile tech laboratory using robotics to inspire love of science in children http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mobile-science-maths-tech-laboratory-using-robotics-to-inspire-children-2018-10-05 Schalk Burger Science Education Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498487 1539006445 1539295200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754842_resized_isetprojectleaderandunisalecturerpatriciagouws0918creamermedia1022.jpg PATRICIA GOUWS The Mobile Science Laboratory programme uses technology to improve delivery of education in rural communities and schools 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76015_2018-09-07_mobilelab2.mp460461405i-Set project leader & Unisa lecturer Patricia Gouws discusses the i-Set Programme i-Set project leader & Unisa lecturer Patricia Gouws discusses the i-Set Programme Report error actually ranks S Africa 110 out of 162 in economic freedom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/report-error-actually-ranks-s-africa-110-out-of-162-in-economic-freedom-2018-10-11 Sane Dhlamini Education & Skills Development Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:08:00 +0200 501501 1539268873 1539248880 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759685_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287 Was the Job Summit just a talk shop? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/was-the-job-summit-just-a-talk-shop-2018-10-09 Creamer Media Reporter Education & Skills Development Tue, 09 Oct 2018 14:09:00 +0200 501229 1539091389 1539086940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759149_resized_secondtakeen1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76306_2018-10-09_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp480534908Was the Job Summit just a talk shop? Was the Job Summit just a talk shop? India’s High Commission co-sponsors artisan centre of specialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indias-high-commission-co-sponsors-artisan-centre-of-specialisation-2018-10-08 Schalk Burger EDUCATION Mon, 08 Oct 2018 16:04:00 +0200 501160 1539007676 1539007440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Jobs crisis: We all took our eyes off the ball, says Busa vice president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jobs-crisis-we-all-took-our-eyes-off-the-ball-says-busa-vice-president-2018-10-05 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Fri, 05 Oct 2018 15:11:00 +0200 500939 1538982033 1538745060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758706_resized_martinkingston209171022duane.jpg Busa Vice President Martin Kingston 511 287 Petrochemicals becoming largest driver of global oil demand – IEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrochemicals-becoming-largest-driver-of-global-oil-demand-iea-2018-10-05 Simone Liedtke PETROCHEMICALS Fri, 05 Oct 2018 11:47:00 +0200 500915 1538732989 1538732820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 We are rooting out State capture, corruption to save and create jobs - Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/we-are-rooting-out-state-capture-corruption-to-save-and-create-jobs---ramaphosa-2018-10-04 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:49:00 +0200 500841 1538664701 1538664540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758489_resized_cyrilramaphosa3jobssummit1018dylan1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Jobs summit has raised expectations in SA – Labour Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jobs-summit-has-raised-expectations-in-sa-labour-minister-2018-10-04 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:47:00 +0200 500839 1538664559 1538664420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758486_resized_cyrilramaphosamildredoliphant041020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa & Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant 511 287 Ramaphosa says jobs plan will create 275,000 jobs a year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-says-jobs-plan-will-create-275000-jobs-a-year-2018-10-04 Reuters Education & Skills Development Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:37:00 +0200 500835 1538982685 1538663820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758464_resized_cyrilramaphosa3jobssummit1018dylan1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Dlamini-Zuma calls for collaboration as NDP is divided into smaller plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dlamini-zuma-calls-for-collaboration-as-ndp-is-divided-into-smaller-plans-2018-10-04 Simone Liedtke RADICAL SOCIOECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:11:00 +0200 500822 1538662410 1538662260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758425_resized_nkosazanadlaminizumagovt1022.jpg Minister in the Presidency Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma 511 287 No forced public service retrenchments as government readies for Jobs Summit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-forced-public-service-retrenchments-as-government-readies-for-jobs-summit-2018-10-04 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Thu, 04 Oct 2018 09:14:00 +0200 500713 1538637432 1538637240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758151_resized_nedlac1022.jpg 511 287 First African Rolls-Royce lease engine storage facility opens at SAAT http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-african-rolls-royce-lease-engine-storage-facility-opens-at-saat-2018-10-03 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Wed, 03 Oct 2018 16:21:00 +0200 500685 1538576688 1538576460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758086_resized_aviationrollsroycecustomervpafricakevinevansdtiactingddgthandiphelesaatactingceowellingtonnyuswa1020181022.jpg (Left to Right) Rolls-Royce Africa customers VP Kevin Evans, Trade and Industry acting deputy director general Thandi Phele and SAAT acting CEO Wellington Nyuswa 511 287 SA's unemployment crisis in numbers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sas-unemployment-crisis-in-numbers-2018-10-02 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Tue, 02 Oct 2018 10:21:00 +0200 500307 1538490991 1538468460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757679_resized_unemployment1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Davies to follow up on Saudi Arabia’s $10bn investment pledge http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-to-follow-up-on-saudi-arabias-10bn-investment-pledge-2018-10-01 Simone Liedtke BUSINESS INVESTMENT Mon, 01 Oct 2018 11:04:00 +0200 500166 1538384766 1538384640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Record-high margins for aluminium sales http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/record-high-margins-for-aluminium-sales-2018-09-28 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Education & Skills Development Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498643 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754101_resized_aluminiumblockreuters1022jpg.jpeg TARIFF SEE-SAW US tariffs have had a positive and negative effect on aluminium profit margins 511 287 Training courses reduce risk of falls http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/training-courses-reduce-risk-of-falls-2018-09-28 Thabi Madiba Education & Skills Development Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498769 1537859688 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754631_resized_workingatheightheightwisetrainingacademytraininginstitution140920181022.jpg FALLS MINIMISED Trainees displays rope access skills while at heights 511 287 Company minimising height-access difficulties http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trusted-rope-access-company-minimising-height-access-difficulties-2018-09-28 Thabi Madiba Education & Skills Development Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498885 1538120400 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Job creation depends on B-BBEE compliance – Commissioner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/job-creation-depends-on-b-bbee-compliance-commissioner-2018-09-26 Sane Dhlamini Education & Skills Development Wed, 26 Sep 2018 16:26:00 +0200 499800 1538027528 1537971960 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756527_resized_bbbeecommissionsane0918.jpg Commission's head of investigation and enforcement Joseph Melodi, Commissioner Zodwa Ntuli, senior manager for compliance Lindiwe Madonsela and senior manager on organisational strategy and performance Thembakazi Dondashe 511 287 Stats SA reports SA lost 69 000 jobs in second quarter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stats-sa-reports-sa-lost-69-000-jobs-in-second-quarter-2018-09-26 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Wed, 26 Sep 2018 11:58:00 +0200 499751 1537956372 1537955880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756420_resized_unemployment1022reuters.jpg 511 287 KSB Pumps and Valves obtains Level 1 BBBEE certification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ksb-pumps-and-valves-obtains-level-1-bbbee-certification-2018-09-25 Simone Liedtke EMPOWERMENT / PUMPS Tue, 25 Sep 2018 16:45:00 +0200 499690 1537886844 1537886700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756290_resized_pumpsksbpumpsandvalvesteampicture0920181022.jpg 511 287 Culture imperative in facilitating safe workplaces http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/culture-imperative-in-facilitating-safe-workplaces-2018-09-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Education & Skills Development Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497943 1537519819 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752530_resized_aecom2healthsafety012017jpg1022copy.jpg SAFE APPROACH While there is no single formula for creating a safe workplace, there are certain basic principles that can be adapted to create an all-important safety culture 511 287 Pilot programme seeks to align artisan training with industry needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-specialisation-2018-09-21 Schalk Burger CENTRES OF SPECIALISATION Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498280 1537520561 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754855_resized_industry.jpg 511 287 Lifestyle diseases impact on HVAC industry employees http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifestyle-diseases-impact-on-hvac-industry-employees-2018-09-06 Paige Müller Education & Skills Development Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497974 1537882723 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752589_resized_heatingandcoolingworkingknowledgeint09181022.jpg HEALTH AND PRODUCTIVITY Working Knowledge provides companies with professional advice based on legislative requirements for employees working in the HVAC industry 511 287 Defence industry needs to adapt, optimise for Industry 4.0 – panel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/defence-industry-needs-to-adapt-optimise-for-industry-40-panel-2018-09-19 Simone Liedtke DEFENCE / INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:03:00 +0200 499198 1537365980 1537365780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755212_resized_defencebeeuwengerrytsdeptofscienceandtechnologyzanecleophassecurytdefencetechnologyconsultingwiebketoussaintengineerswithoutborders092018dylanslater1022.jpg (Left to Right) Department of Science and Technology chief director Beeuwen Gerryts, Security and Defence Technology Consulting CEO Zane Cleophas and Engineers Without Borders founder and CEO Wiebke Toussaint 511 287 Sasol, Solidarity unable to reach agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-solidarity-to-holds-talks-at-ccma-2018-09-19 Schalk Burger LABOUR Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:23:00 +0200 499129 1537367496 1537345380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Gauteng High Court overturns Nedlac decision on Solidarity strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-gauteng-high-court-overturns-nedlac-decision-on-solidarity-strike-2018-09-14 Schalk Burger LABOUR Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:17:00 +0200 498824 1536932136 1536931020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New tech will change nature of work, but could also create jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tech-automation-to-change-but-also-create-jobs-2018-09-14 Schalk Burger Job Automation Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497714 1536650755 1536876000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Union to approach High Court to allow all members to strike in solidarity with Sasol employees http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-to-approach-high-court-to-allow-all-members-to-strike-in-solidarity-with-sasol-employees-2018-09-12 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Wed, 12 Sep 2018 16:31:00 +0200 498556 1536762820 1536762660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Oxford’s African Studies Centre to inaugurate International Advisory Board in Oct http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oxfords-african-studies-centre-to-inaugurate-international-advisory-board-in-oct-2018-09-12 Marleny Arnoldi ADVISORY SERVICES Wed, 12 Sep 2018 15:59:00 +0200 498547 1536760946 1536760740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753740_resized_garethackermanchairmanpicknpay0920181022.jpg Pick n Pay chairperson Gareth Ackerman 511 287 Conservative hiring intentions by employers anticipated in the last quarter - survey http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conservative-hiring-intentions-anticipated-by-employers-for-the-last-quarter---survey-2018-09-11 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Tue, 11 Sep 2018 02:02:00 +0200 498301 1536591332 1536624120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidarity CE writes open letter to Sasol directors amid ongoing strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-ce-writes-open-letter-to-sasol-directors-amid-ongoing-strike-2018-09-10 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:56:00 +0200 498289 1536922711 1536587760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753195_resized_dirkhermannsolidarityunions1022.jpg Solidarity CE Dr Dirk Hermann 511 287 New mobile science, maths, tech laboratory using robotics to inspire children http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mobile-science-maths-tech-laboratory-using-robotics-to-inspire-children-2018-09-07 Schalk Burger MACHINE LEARNING Fri, 07 Sep 2018 11:54:00 +0200 498083 1537263443 1536314040 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752877_resized_1022template.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75887_2018-09-07_mobilelab.mp49160659i-Set project leader & Unisa lecturer Patricia Gouws discusses the i-Set Programme. (Camera & editing: Nicholas Boyd) i-Set project leader & Unisa lecturer Patricia Gouws discusses the i-Set Programme. (Camera & editing: Nicholas Boyd) Technology changes the future of welding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-changes-the-future-of-welding-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Education & Skills Development Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:03:00 +0200 496477 1535985409 1536271380 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749063_resized_lincoln1022.jpg MEETING THE FUTURE The Lincoln Robotic ClassMate is a complete robotic training solution designed to meet the need for advanced manufacturing training 511 511