Engineering News | Quality Assurance & Standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/quality-assurance Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:29:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Train accident highlights need for industry-wide solution, stronger regulator – RRA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/train-accident-highlights-need-for-industry-wide-solution-stronger-regulator-rra-2019-01-10 Tasneem Bulbulia RAIL Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:09:00 +0200 508262 1547129461 1547129340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tiger Brands to reopen Polokwane meat products processing facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tiger-brands-to-reopen-polokwane-meat-products-processing-facility-2018-12-07 Tasneem Bulbulia HEALTH AND SAFETY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:29:00 +0200 506898 1544167841 1544167740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sci-Ba reports increase in demand for green-tech advice http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scientific-consulting-sees-increase-in-green-technologies-and-sustainability-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger CONSULTANCY SERVICES Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504599 1543910550 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SABS laboratories awarded 20-year commendation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-laboratories-awarded-20-year-commendation-2018-12-06 Tasneem Bulbulia SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 16:34:00 +0200 506847 1544107106 1544106840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770982_resized_sabssanaslabaward1220181022.jpg Johan Louw, Executive: Laboratory Services; Duke Nene, Manager Explosion Prevention Technology; Hanli Hendriksz, Quality Manager and Sihle Qwabe, Senior Manager Electro-technical Engineering 511 287 Mpumalanga remains under strain as water pollution continues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpumalanga-remains-under-strain-as-water-pollution-continues-2018-12-04 Simone Liedtke WATER / ENVIRONMENT Tue, 04 Dec 2018 14:16:00 +0200 506514 1543925921 1543925760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Contract provides positive outlook for supplier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-contract-a-positive-outlook-for-supplier-2018-11-23 Halima Frost Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504145 1542699153 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765090_resized_trucktrailertransportationcomphenredlining1118a1022.jpg AGAINST THE GRAIN Frictional material brake liners affixed to the axle 511 287 Repair, maintenance vital for infrastructure life span http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repair-maintenance-vital-for-infrastructure-lifespan-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503347 1542362502 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763547_resized_n14bridgeabe11181022.jpg BRIDGE RESORATION a.b.e. Construction Chemicals is involved in the restoration of bridges on the N17 and N14 511 287 Building slump causing disputes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-slump-causing-disputes-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503263 1542378324 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763395_resized_buildingsitejbcc11181022.jpg BUILDING BLOCKS Those seeking or offering services in the building industry should deal only with reputable clients 511 287 Gauteng Quality of Life survey shows improvement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-quality-of-life-survey-shows-improvement-2018-11-13 Tasneem Bulbulia SERVICE DELIVERY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:31:00 +0200 504617 1542119565 1542119460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Scope for industrial parks to become SEZs, given appropriate support http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scope-for-industrial-parks-to-become-sezs-given-appropriate-support-2018-11-13 Tasneem Bulbulia INDUSTRIAL PARKS Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:42:00 +0200 504607 1542117022 1542116520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eaton develops 10 000 operation switchgear for Shoprite’s warehouses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eaton-develops-10-000-operation-switchgear-for-shoprites-warehouses-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501968 1541067555 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760936_resized_shopritejhb30407duane1022.jpg SHOP RIGHT Shoprite is expected to continue to benefit from their choice of Xiria E over the lifetime of the switchgear 511 287 Entries for inaugural Factory of the Year competition to close on Oct 31 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entries-for-inaugural-factory-of-the-year-competition-to-close-on-oct-31-2018-10-15 Tasneem Bulbulia MANUFACTURING Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:53:00 +0200 501838 1543392199 1539611580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760382_resized_20181015marksaunders1022.jpg A.T Kearney manager Mark Saunders 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76367_2018-10-15_mark_saunders_-_hd_web.mp437482636A.T Kearney manager Mark Saunders discusses the advantages of bringing its Factory of the Year competition to South Africa Video: Nicholas Boyd; Editing: Christo Greyling. A.T Kearney manager Mark Saunders discusses the advantages of bringing its Factory of the Year competition to South Africa Video: Nicholas Boyd; Editing: Christo Greyling. Connecting international expertise to South African opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/connecting-international-expertise-to-south-african-opportunities-2018-10-12 Shannon de Ryhove Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499641 1539006441 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company ensures safety and quality in its offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-ensures-safety-and-quality-in-its-offering-2018-10-05 Zandile Mavuso Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499632 1538465646 1538690400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Montalto to expand Intellidex’s depth of research http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/montalto-to-expand-intellidexs-depth-of-research-2018-10-01 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 01 Oct 2018 15:03:00 +0200 500222 1538399660 1538398980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sector requires heightened safety measures http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-crane-sector-requires-heightened-safety-measures-2018-09-28 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498369 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753392_resized_johnsoncranehireinstallationofwindturbines0820181022.jpg HEIGHTENED AWARENESS An integrated fall protection plan encompasses measures such as access ladders, steps, handrails, and integrated anchor points 511 287 Appropriate measures, equipment emphasised to ensure safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/appropriate-measures-equipment-emphasised-to-ensure-safety-2018-09-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497889 1537193977 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752335_resized_3mconfinedspacework09201810222.jpg PERILOUS ENVIRONMENT Occupational health and safety when working in a confined space is a pertinent issue, as it is a feature at most work sites, spanning all industrial sectors 511 287 Plastic pallets championed in factories http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastic-pallets-championed-in-factories-2018-09-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497957 1537193977 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Rational fire design solutions championed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rational-fire-design-solutions-championed-2018-09-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497910 1537519837 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752403_resized_aspfireeffectivefiresafetyregulations0520181022.jpg FIRE RISKS The three main causes of fire are electrical, arson and heating equipment 511 287 Commission calls for submissions on Vaal river pollution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-calls-for-submissions-on-vaal-river-pollution-2018-09-17 Simone Liedtke WATER Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:19:00 +0200 498947 1537186814 1537186740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Alternative solution for wooden pallets and packaging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternative-solution-to-use-of-wooden-pallets-and-packaging-2018-09-14 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497589 1536650747 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751618_resized_janvreken07181022jpg.jpeg JAN VREKEN Making wooden crates and pallets compliant can be costly in the long run 511 287 Company announces new partnership http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bureau-veritas-announces-new-partnership-2018-09-14 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497367 1536650746 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Increased demand for accredited inspection services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-demand-for-accredited-inspection-services-2018-09-14 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497404 1536650746 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751214_resized_mphophaloanesansa08181022jpg.jpeg MPHO PHALOANE Many new applicants lack a proper understanding of accreditation requirements. 511 287 TÜV SÜD receives SANS accreditation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tv-sd-receives-sans-accreditation-2018-09-14 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497369 1536650746 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751140_resized_tuvsud1022jpg.jpeg ACCREDITATION The new accreditation allows the company to service a wider market 511 287 ZEISS to showcase range at IMTS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zeiss-to-showcase-range-at-imts-2018-09-14 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497350 1536650746 1536876000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751045_resized_machinetoolsimtsprovided1022.jpg SHOWCASE ZEISS will showcase a variety of inspection services at IMTS 2018 511 287 SAIW develops NDT in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-develops-ndt-in-s-africa-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496463 1535985408 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749060_resized_haroldjansenpic1022.jpg HAROLD JANSEN The International Organization for Standardisation 9712 has evolved significantly over the past 30 years 511 287 Water dept, stakeholders continue to seek solutions to Vaal river pollution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-dept-stakeholders-continue-to-seek-solutions-to-vaal-river-pollution-2018-09-04 Simone Liedtke WATER Tue, 04 Sep 2018 15:34:00 +0200 497688 1536068138 1536068040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 NHBRC concludes disciplinary process, three executives implicated http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nhbrc-concludes-disciplinary-process-three-executives-implicated-2018-09-03 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Mon, 03 Sep 2018 12:29:00 +0200 497507 1535970678 1535970540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company invests in quality control equipment and software http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-invests-in-quality-control-2018-08-31 Evert Wasserman Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495844 1535439102 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Technical analytical firm offers sector-focused laboratory services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technical-lab-company-repositions-for-growth-2018-08-31 Schalk Burger Laboratory Services Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496361 1535439110 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748681_resized_scibalaboratoriestest08171022.jpg INDUSTRIAL TESTING Sci-Ba’s scientists are specialised in chemistry, environmental science, hydrology, geology and mineralogy serving Africa, Europe and the Middle East clients 511 287 Mint Directors Conference to reach South African shores in 2020 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mint-directors-conference-to-reach-south-african-shores-in-2020-2018-08-20 Simone Liedtke SOUTH AFRICAN MINT Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:30:00 +0200 496193 1534775562 1534775400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748270_resized_30thmintdirectorsconference20201022.jpg The baton was passed on to the South African Mint by the Korea Minting and Security Printing & ID Card Operating Corporation (Komsco), which hosted the conference this year in Seoul 511 287 Supply-chain blockchain can improve traceability, customer experience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supply-chain-blockchain-can-improve-transparency-traceability-and-customer-experience-2018-08-03 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493570 1533019870 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742437_resized_in2itctovishalbarapatre05181022.jpg VISHAL BARAPATRE Blockchain can help to counter disruptions in complex supply chains 511 287 Sappi debuts on FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Top 30 index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-debuts-on-ftsejse-responsible-investment-top-30-index-2018-07-31 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:27:00 +0200 494376 1533047306 1533047220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 System installed at sugar refinery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vacuum-system-successfully-implemented-at-sugar-refinery-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491857 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738371_resized_delfinvacuumsystem0620181022.jpg SYSTEM SUPPLY The Delfin vacuum system was supplied and installed through Maverick Industrial Cleaning Solutions 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 BBBEE certification company punished for lack of verification quality control http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbbee-certification-company-punished-for-lack-of-verification-quality-control-2018-07-13 Schalk Burger EMPOWERMENT Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:10:00 +0200 492611 1531473145 1531473000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Event provides inclusive platform for power supply industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-provides-inclusive-platform-for-power-supply-industry-2018-07-13 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491026 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736091_resized_ropeaccessaidedservicesskyriders02171022.jpg INDUSTRY PLAYER Skyriders conducts inspections for power generation companies 511 287