Engineering News | Policy & Enforcement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/policy Thu, 24 May 2018 10:18:20 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Molewa invites public comment on waste tyre management plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/molewa-invites-public-comment-on-waste-tyre-management-plans-2018-05-11 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Fri, 11 May 2018 15:47:00 +0200 486350 1526046737 1526046420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725570_resized_ednamolewaduane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Dr Edna Molewa 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74283_nemwa59of2008__industrywastetyremanagementplans_gn41612.pdf322793To download a copy of the government gazette in which the tyre industry waste management plans' comment requirements are set out, click here To download a copy of the government gazette in which the tyre industry waste management plans' comment requirements are set out, click here Gas conditioning systems remain in high demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-conditioning-systems-remain-in-high-demand-2018-04-25 Jessica Oosthuizen Policy & Enforcement Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484927 1525759057 1525989600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722116_resized_stevesmith05181022.jpg STEVE SMITH Industrial Nozzles and Systems’ scope of supply to the cement industry has more than tripled in the last four to five years 511 287 Govt committed to accelerating land redistribution - Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-committed-to-accelerating-land-redistribution---ramaphosa-2018-04-27 African News Agency LAND REDISTRISBUTION Fri, 27 Apr 2018 17:58:00 +0200 485162 1524844871 1524844680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722839_resized_cyrilramaphosa140420181022.jpg South African President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Molewa gazettes financial provisioning regulation amendments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/molewa-gazettes-financial-provisioning-regulation-amendments-2018-04-20 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:32:00 +0200 484602 1524234996 1524234720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721460_resized_ednamolewaduane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Dr Edna Molewa 511 287 NCPC-SA hosts green chemistry awareness workshop http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ncpc-sa-hosts-green-chemistry-awareness-workshop-2018-04-19 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:44:00 +0200 484502 1524149394 1524149040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721225_resized_profpaulanastasyaleuniversityndivhuhoraphulunationalcleanerproductioncentresouthafricaanddralufelwitshavhungwedepartmentofscienceandtechnology042018.jpg Prof Paul Anastas Yale University, Ndivhuho Raphulu National Cleaner Production Centre South Africa and Dr Alufelwi Tshavhungwe Department of Science and Technology 511 287 Regional workshop in support of fight against wildlife crime in Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regional-workshop-in-support-of-fight-against-wildlife-crime-in-southern-africa-2018-04-13 Rebecca Campbell Environment Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482863 1523343198 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Security drones taking off, but SA restrictions limit adoption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/security-drones-eager-to-take-off-but-restrictions-limit-adoption-2018-04-13 Dylan Slater SECURITY DRONES Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482366 1523354041 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718895_resized_eyes.jpg 511 287 DEA indicates 2018 fire season readiness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dea-indicates-2018-fire-season-readiness-2018-04-03 Marleny Arnoldi FIRE MANAGEMENT Tue, 03 Apr 2018 11:48:00 +0200 482772 1522749045 1522748880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717593_resized_ednamolewaduane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa 511 287 Regional wildlife crime workshop highlights threat, promotes cooperation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regional-wildlife-crime-workshop-highlights-threat-promotes-cooperation-2018-03-27 Rebecca Campbell CONSERVATION Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:53:00 +0200 482317 1522161828 1522158780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716552_resized_ashleighdoreewt1022.jpg Endangered Wildlife Trust Programme Manager: Wildlife and Trade Programme Ashleigh Dore 511 287 Association urges producers to meet standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/not-all-bottled-water-meet-the-same-standards-association-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Policy & Enforcement Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473161 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696525_resized_charlottemetcalfceo112017southafricannationalbottledwaterassociation1022.jpg CHARLOTTE METCALF The quality of municipal water in South Africa is high, but it does vary daily 511 287 Scientists call for greater action on climate change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scientists-call-for-greater-action-on-climate-change-2018-03-12 Megan van Wyngaardt CLIMATE ACTION Mon, 12 Mar 2018 14:14:00 +0200 480850 1520865102 1520856840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713439_resized_theewaterskloofdamdroughtlandclimatechangereuters1022.jpg 511 287 Energy company launches new product, expands operation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-company-launches-new-product-expands-operation-2018-03-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Policy & Enforcement Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478964 1520318916 1520546400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709038_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsgarypullensaoil0320181022.jpg GARY PULLEN SA Oil is entering the agricultural market, with a client-centric service offering 511 287 CSIR makes progress on first African climate change model http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-makes-progress-on-first-african-climate-change-model-2018-03-09 Natasha Odendaal CLIMATE CHANGE Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479491 1520579340 1520546400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710583_resized_screenshot20180228at92811am.png 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73195_2018-02-27_csir_-_hd_web.mp433489128CSIR natural resources and environment executive director May Hermanus and CSIR principal researcher Dr Rebecca Garland discuss the new Africa-developed earth system model. CSIR natural resources and environment executive director May Hermanus and CSIR principal researcher Dr Rebecca Garland discuss the new Africa-developed earth system model. Mondi joins WWF’s climate saving business leadership programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-joins-wwfs-climate-saving-business-leadership-programme-2018-03-07 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:02:00 +0200 480450 1520428584 1520427720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712486_resized_mondiuncoatedfinepaperplant0320181022.jpg Mondi's uncoated fine paper plant 511 287 Dialogue between govt, private sector key to R&D tax incentive success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dialogue-between-govt-private-sector-key-to-rd-tax-incentive-success-2018-03-02 Anine Kilian SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Fri, 02 Mar 2018 16:16:00 +0200 480058 1520001199 1520000160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Sudan accuses oil group of pollution, threatens shutdown http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-sudan-accuses-oil-group-of-pollution-threatens-shutdown-2018-03-01 Reuters OIL Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:33:00 +0200 479776 1519886652 1519885980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gabon accuses France's Veolia of polluting amid concession dispute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gabon-accuses-frances-veolia-of-polluting-amid-concession-dispute-2018-02-28 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 28 Feb 2018 09:50:00 +0200 479616 1519804391 1519804200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Diesel cars can be banned from German cities, court rules http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/diesel-cars-can-be-banned-from-german-cities-court-rules-2018-02-27 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 27 Feb 2018 16:25:00 +0200 479553 1519741652 1519741500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 CSIR publishes latest Atlas to guide response to climate change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-publishes-latest-atlas-to-guide-response-to-climate-change-2018-02-21 Natasha Odendaal CLIMATE CHANGE Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:16:00 +0200 479014 1519800969 1519222560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709197_resized_20180221csir1022.jpg CSIR Natural Resources and Environment executive director May Hermanus 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73129_2018-02-21_csir_cg_-_hd_web.mp424088869CSIR Natural Resources and Environment executive director May Hermanus discusses the climate change impact on Africa and the need for accessible information to aid decision-making. 21/02/2018. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Christo Greyling. CSIR Natural Resources and Environment executive director May Hermanus discusses the climate change impact on Africa and the need for accessible information to aid decision-making. 21/02/2018. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Christo Greyling. City of Cape Town welcomes 'major court victory for preservation of water sources' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-welcomes-major-court-victory-for-preservation-of-water-sources-2018-02-20 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:08:00 +0200 478749 1519110645 1519110480 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Coega SEZ receives EIA approval for desalination, aquaculture zones http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coega-sez-receives-eia-approval-for-desalination-aquaculture-zones-2018-02-19 Schalk Burger COEGA EIA Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:17:00 +0200 478720 1519050036 1519049820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Avian flu detected among seabird species http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/avian-flu-detected-among-seabird-species-2018-02-19 African News Agency ENVIRONMENT Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:45:00 +0200 478667 1519034020 1519033500 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Competition Tribunal dismisses Massmart complaint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-tribunal-dismisses-massmart-complaint-2018-02-13 Anine Kilian COMPETITION MATTERS Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:19:00 +0200 478185 1518531660 1518531540 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Saliva drug testing growing in popularity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saliva-drug-testing-growing-in-popularity-2018-01-24 Paige Müller Policy & Enforcement Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476165 1517899882 1518127200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702762_resized_alcosafedds2fullkit0118.jpg DDS2 FULL TESTING KIT Saliva testing is faster and user friendly 511 757 Companies urged to ‘proactively’ reduce their carbon footprint as second Draft Carbon Tax ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proactive-energy-strategies-will-limit-carbon-tax-cost-implications-2018-02-09 Nadine James CARBON TAX Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476814 1517899883 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Looming 2020 bunker fuel deadline spells trouble for coastal refineries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/looming-2020-deadline-spells-trouble-for-coastal-refineries-2018-02-02 Nadine James REFINERIES Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476180 1517295047 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702781_resized_chevronoilrefinery0171022.jpg UNCERTAINTY Owing to the uncertainty of the deadline set out by the International Maritime Organisation many shippers and refiners have avoided spending on capital intensive upgrades 511 287 The actions being taken and considered as ‘Day Zero’ looms for Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-actions-being-taken-and-considered-as-day-zero-looms-for-cape-town-2018-01-24 Kim Cloete WATER CRISIS Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476155 1517300403 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703921_resized_zero.jpg 511 287 Natural gas boilers coming to the fore http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-boilers-coming-to-the-fore-2018-01-26 Robyn Wilkinson Policy & Enforcement Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473590 1516688534 1516917600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697547_resized_cochranheatrecoveryboiler1022.jpg CLEANER TECHNOLOGY Steam Generation’s heat recovery boilers are fully insulated and clad, complete with valves and pipework, to ease site installation 511 287 Norway's $1tn fund curbs holdings in biggest carbon dioxide emitters http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/norways-1tn-fund-curbs-holdings-in-biggest-carbon-dioxide-emitters-2018-01-19 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:51:00 +0200 475703 1516344830 1516344660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Investment prioritised in water industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/droughts-spurring-renewed-prioritisation-in-water-industry-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Policy & Enforcement Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 472992 1516085026 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696198_resized_gregmatthews112017wspafrica1022.jpg GREG MATTHEWS Resources are under pressure as demand increases owing to a growing population, industry and commercial operations 511 287 Mindset change required to mitigate water crisis effects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-requires-mindset-change-to-mitigate-effects-of-water-crisis-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Policy & Enforcement Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473124 1516085026 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696469_resized_sanderzweersbusinessdevelopmentmanager112017royalhaskoningdhv1022.jpg SANDER ZWEERS The global water crisis is considered not only an environmental risk but also a social risk 511 287 Recycling wastewater ensures plant efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recycling-wastewater-ensures-plant-efficiency-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Policy & Enforcement Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473222 1516346000 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696842_resized_wklenvironmentalsewagetreatment20171022.jpg SIYABONGA FACILITY The facility will treat and reuse 3 650 000 ℓ/y of water (based on a treatment rate of 10 000 ℓ/d) 511 287 Green ID books still valid – DHA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-id-books-still-valid-dha-2018-01-10 Anine Kilian GOVERNMENT Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:16:00 +0200 474854 1515591068 1515590160 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Proposed carbon tax ‘least-cost manner’ to ensuring greenhouse-gas reduction – Treasury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proposed-carbon-tax-least-cost-manner-to-ensuring-greenhouse-gas-reduction-treasury-2017-12-15 Schalk Burger CARBON TAX Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:16:00 +0200 474169 1513331243 1513329360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72428_draft_carbon_tax_bill_december_2017.pdf1120657To download a copy of the Draft Carbon Tax Bill, click here. To download a copy of the Draft Carbon Tax Bill, click here. Balancing rules, safety and certification will be key to drone industry success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/although-sa-drone-laws-best-in-world-market-potential-stunted-by-slow-certification-2017-12-15 Dylan Slater Unmanned Aviation Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472933 1513069877 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697863_resized_sunrise.jpg 511 287 Green building improvements needed to meet Paris agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-building-improvements-needed-to-meet-paris-agreement-2017-12-15 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 474097 1513327845 1513288800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Authority to implement plan to protect Lesotho’s local heritage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/authority-to-implement-plan-to-protect-lesothos-local-heritage-2017-12-14 Megan van Wyngaardt ENVIRONMENTAL Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:06:00 +0200 474094 1513262418 1513260360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0