Engineering News | Noise, Vibration and NDT http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/noise-vibration-and-ndt Mon, 19 Nov 2018 02:52:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Certified NDT personnel needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/certified-ndt-personnel-needed-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Noise, Vibration and NDT 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 Emerson releases new thermowell design http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emerson-releases-new-thermowell-design-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491901 1531809818 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738592_resized_thermowellemerson07181022.jpg NEW DESIGN Emerson’s new thermowell design reduces dynamic stress, simplifies process calculations and provides more accurate temperature measurements 511 287 End-users should be familiar with NDT http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/end-users-should-be-familiar-with-ndt-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491779 1531809818 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738190_resized_abdurrahmanmahomed07181022.jpg ABDUR-RAHMAN MAHOMED Using a nonreputable company provides you with a false sense of security and you save a very small percentage of what you could lose if a component fails 511 287 General purpose monitoring sensors promoted http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/instrotech-promotes-general-purpose-monitoring-sensors-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491853 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738434_resized_transducermonitran07181022.jpg MONITRAN TRANSDUCER The long-standing 1185/C series is a general purpose, top-entry velocity transducer with DC output, made from robust stainless steel throughout 511 287 Focus on noise reduction engineering solutions lacking http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insufficient-focus-on-noise-reduction-engineering-solutions-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491841 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738327_resized_noisereductionbloomberg07181022.jpg HEARING PROTECTION The Occupational Health and Safety Act requires employers to use engineering means to reduce noise levels, barrier off high noise areas or, issue hearing protection to employees 511 287 High-speed cameras measure motions faster http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-speed-cameras-measure-motions-faster-2017-07-21 Victor Moolman Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457674 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Need for NDT personnel to be competent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-ndt-personnel-to-be-competent-2017-07-21 Victor Moolman Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457728 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Possible change in NDT training http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/possible-change-in-ndt-training-2016-07-15 Simon Sonnekus Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418434 1468305659 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564032_resized_img18441022.jpg NON-DESTRUCTIVE TESTING South Africa and many other African countries have sustainable market capacity for only one NDT industrial sector 511 287 New technology for NDT technicians in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-for-ndt-technicians-in-south-africa-2016-07-15 Simon Sonnekus Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418441 1471008615 1468533600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000564068_resized_27761035791a0031cb212k1022.jpg WCNDT international NDT institutions have to remain relevant to technicians and the younger generation of professionals within NDT 511 287 Integrated NDT qualification, certification approach set for 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-ndt-qualification-certification-approach-set-for-2017-2015-07-17 Mia Breytenbach Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375964 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441695_resized_nondestructivetestingcopy1022.jpeg CERTIFICATION HARMONISATION The qualification and certification process will also accommodate the American Society for Nondestructive Testing SNT-TC-1A requirements 511 287 Carpet effective, presents sound-absorption solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carpet-effective-presents-sound-absorption-solution-2015-07-17 Mia Breytenbach Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376034 1435928009 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441872_resized_kbacgbcsawcapeoffices1022.jpeg FLOORING OUTPERFORMER Carpeting can absorb airborne sound, reducing surface noise generation and reducing impact-sound transmission to rooms below 511 287 VT course to meet industry requirements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vt-course-to-meet-industry-requirements-2015-07-17 Mia Breytenbach Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375966 1435928021 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441703_resized_ndtforen9951022.jpeg COURSE CONTENT Level 1 of the Visual Testing (VT) course focuses on general theory and application, while Level 2 enhances basic VT theory 511 287 New portable NDT equipment solutions suitable for welding inspections http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-portable-ndt-equipment-solutions-suitable-for-welding-inspections-2015-07-17 Mia Breytenbach Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375960 1435928040 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441678_resized_topaznewecranfseulrgb1022.jpeg NEW GENERATION The Zetec TOPAZ phased array system has a 10.4” 1 024 X 768 pixel screen that can display 64% more information than the 800 X 600 pixel screens 511 287 Bipanel plate absorbers reduce lab noise by 45% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bipanel-plate-absorbers-reduce-laboratory-noise-by-45-2015-07-17 Mia Breytenbach Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 375956 1436854658 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000441663_resized_biplatepanelabsorbers1022.jpeg NOISE REDUCTION The biplate panel absorbers can simultaneously absorb low- and high-frequency noises, reducing noise by 5 dBA 511 287 Signal-processing technique set for commercial testing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/signal-processing-technique-set-for-commercial-testing-2015-07-17 Mia Breytenbach Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200 376143 1437116732 1437084000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000442143_resized_unipta1022.jpeg BREAKING BOUNDARIES The signal processing technique has achieved several recorded and verified successes on a laboratory-scale turbomachine blade-vibration test setup 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/55584_2015-06-08_universitypta_-_hd_web.mp412528624Centre for Asset Integrity Management director Professor Stephan Heyns discusses the importance of the research conducted at the centre. Centre for Asset Integrity Management director Professor Stephan Heyns discusses the importance of the research conducted at the centre. Potential for noise reduction untapped http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/potential-for-noise-reduction-untapped-2014-07-18 Dylan Slater Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336418 1405405222 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000329025_resized_machoyconsultingdatadownloadatlumwanacoppermine1022.jpg PROCESSING DATA There is vast potential to reduce noise in many industrial and mining applications 511 287 Greater attention for inspection of storage tanks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greater-attention-for-inspection-of-storage-tanks-2014-07-18 Dylan Slater Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336727 1405405223 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Radioactive-source logistics illuminated at meeting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radioactive-source-logistics-illuminated-at-meeting-2014-07-18 Dylan Slater Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336534 1405414685 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000329347_resized_gammatecgmphilipkilfoil1022.jpg PHILIP KILFOIL Many regulatory authorities dealing with radioactive materials are not experienced or resourced enough to carry out proper inspections 511 287 Wearable personal noise and vibration dosimeters launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wearable-personal-noise-and-vibration-dosimeters-launched-2014-07-18 Dylan Slater Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200 336420 1405414855 1405634400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000329017_resized_1046a1022.jpg NOISE MONITORING The Svantek SV104 provides data required for the appropriate selection of hearing protection 511 287 Multichannel vibration analyser decreases maintenance costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multichannel-vibration-analyser-decreases-maintenance-costs-2013-08-23 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 23 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0200 302162 1376982725 1377208800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Noise-reduction apparel significant for construction sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/noise-reduction-apparel-significant-for-construction-sector-2013-08-23 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 23 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0200 302033 1376982725 1377208800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Need for noise measurement qualification in African countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-noise-measurement-qualification-in-african-countries-2013-08-23 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 23 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0200 302155 1376982725 1377208800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000250886_resized_undergroundmining1022.jpg PROPER MEASUREMENT STRESSEDIt is important to provide noise-measurement training for local African people, as they are more familiar with the challenges and conditions of their surroundings 511 287 New software for natural vibration modes analysis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-software-for-natural-vibration-modes-analysis-2013-08-23 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 23 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0200 302036 1377528646 1377208800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New angle grinder reduces vibrations by 40% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-angle-grinder-reduces-vibrations-by-40-2013-08-23 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 23 Aug 2013 00:00:00 +0200 302253 1385988113 1377208800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Limited opportunities for students to enter acoustic engineering profession http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/limited-opportunities-for-students-to-enter-acoustic-engineering-profession-2012-10-12 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 269875 1349762531 1349992800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New gear pump reduces noise emissions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-gear-pump-reduces-noise-emissions-2012-10-12 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 269824 1349762531 1349992800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New building technology designed to reduce noise pollution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-building-technology-designed-to-reduce-noise-pollution-2012-10-12 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 270145 1349762531 1349992800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New Q2-Trim technology reduces noise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-q2-trim-technology-reduces-noise-up-to-30db-2012-10-12 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 270216 1349762531 1349992800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lubricant reduces vibration, noise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lubricant-reduces-vibration-and-noise-in-industry-2012-10-12 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 270271 1349180444 1349992800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ultrasonic camera to enhance NDT in industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ultrasonic-camera-to-enhance-ndt-in-industry-2012-10-12 Zandile Mavuso Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 +0200 269915 1385988128 1349992800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Institute to host world conference, improve NDT training http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eighteenth-ndt-world-conference-set-in-durban-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 235962 1317712414 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local NDT company performs testing on Airbus components http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-ndt-company-working-on-airbus-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 236214 1317712416 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Grooved mechanical piping systems reduce noise, vibration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/less-noise-and-vibration-with-grooved-joinings-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 236260 1317712418 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vibrometer wins industry award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vibrometer-wins-industry-award-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 235913 1317712412 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 First VHF and UHF low-noise amplifiers released for mobile devices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-vhf-and-uhf-low-noise-amplifiers-for-mobile-devices-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 236106 1317712415 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New vibrometer with hand-held probe now available http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vibrometer-with-handheld-probe-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 236185 1317712415 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New noise and vibration analyser features user-inspired refinements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-noise-and-vibration-analyser-with-user-inspired-refinements-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 236266 1343393183 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company launches low-noise amplifier transistor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-communication-sensitivity-and-lower-power-consumption-transistor-2011-10-07 Joanne Taylor Noise, Vibration and NDT Fri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 +0200 236192 1343394411 1317938400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0