Engineering News | Quality Assurance & Standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/quality-assurance Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:43:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Company calls for distribution partners to increase footprint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-calls-for-distribution-partners-to-increase-distributive-footprint-2018-06-27 Paige Müller Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490971 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735970_resized_cablesbanditclamp06181022.jpg FACING AFRICA’S CHALLENGES Banding and Identification Solutions Africa claims the Band-It product range has been refined and suited to cater to challenges facing the African market 511 287 New measuring instrument launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-measuring-instrument-launched-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491189 1531206494 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736489_resized_compressorswika07181022.jpg PORTABLE PROCESS CALIBRATION High-pressure measuring instruments can now also be tested in the field 511 287 Pronounced growth for compressed air systems specialist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pronounced-growth-for-compressed-air-systems-specialist-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491139 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736362_resized_compressorselgiintair07181022.jpg RUGGED AND RELIABLE The ELGi range of compressors perfectly suited to African climates 511 287 Cheap valve imports taking over the local market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cheap-valve-imports-taking-over-the-local-market-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490263 1530541316 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Testing and verification multinational launches women education trust http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bureau-veritas-launches-women-education-trust-2018-07-06 Schalk Burger Tertiary Education Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490943 1530541319 1530828000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735938_resized_bureauveritasithembatrustmembers06181022.jpg ITHEMBA TRUST MEMBERS Beatrice Scharneck, Hennie Knight, Sal Govender, Onwell Msomi and Yvonne Kgame at the trust launch 511 287 Q2 building, civil engineering business confidence weakest in six years – CIDB http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/q2-building-civil-engineering-business-confidence-weakest-in-six-years-cidb-2018-07-03 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Tue, 03 Jul 2018 11:20:00 +0200 491528 1530610910 1530609600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Association takes firm stance on quality of products http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-takes-firm-stance-on-quality-products-2018-06-29 Melissa Zisengwe Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489555 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733492_resized_marleypipesystemshdpepiping3rosslynfactory0518dylan1022.jpg INDUSTRY CHALLENGES Sappma urges manufacturers to maintain the standards of pipes distributed in the industry 511 287 Davies dissolves SABS board after ‘unpersuasive’ representations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-dissolves-sabs-board-after-unpersuasive-representations-2018-06-28 Creamer Media Reporter GOVERNANCE Thu, 28 Jun 2018 17:30:00 +0200 491196 1530253964 1530199800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736520_resized_robdavies310220714duane.jpeg Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies 511 287 Deloitte expands mining industry service offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/deloitte-expands-mining-industry-service-offering-2018-06-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING SERVICES Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:43:00 +0200 490895 1530020961 1530020580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 100 Resilient Cities appoints Dana Omran as MD for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-resilient-cities-appoints-dana-omran-as-md-for-africa-2018-06-25 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:13:00 +0200 490762 1529932500 1529932380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Strapping and buckle system improves signage erection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strapping-and-buckle-system-improves-signage-erection-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489034 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731692_resized_bandingidstrappingandbucklesystem06201810222.jpg IMPROVED ERECTION The Band-It Grade 304 stainless steel strapping and buckle system has enabled Fox Signage to substantially reduce the total cost of erecting signage 511 287 Boiler retubing completed for major tyre manufacturer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-retubing-completed-for-major-tyre-manufacturer-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488610 1530078797 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730639_resized_gmboiler06181022.jpg BOOMING BOILERS There is high circulation of second- and third-generation boilers in the country, which keeps demand for the refurbishing of boilers steady 511 287 Agrément South Africa officially launched as a Public Works entity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agrment-south-africa-officially-launched-as-a-public-works-entity-2018-06-15 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Fri, 15 Jun 2018 16:49:00 +0200 489923 1529074347 1529074140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Improved quality and productivity reduce production costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improved-quality-and-productivity-reduce-production-costs-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488179 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729758_resized_weldingafroxmiller06181022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE PIPE WELDING SOLUTION Miller Electric’s PipeWorx process improves quality and productivity 511 287 Industry body assumes consultancy role in DHET initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-assumes-consultancy-role-in-dhet-initiative-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488353 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730130_resized_weldingsaiwblake06181022.jpg SEAN BLAKE A good skills set, local labor and governments investment are what is needed 511 287 Supplier outlines simple welding equipment compliance test http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-supplier-goes-against-the-grain-2018-06-01 Halima Frost WELDING EQUIPMENT Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488490 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730420_resized_weldingmatweld06181022.jpg ALL IN ONE UNIT 500 A Inverter MIG welder supplied by Matweld complete with a separate wire feeder 511 287 Understanding weld standards crucial to the welding industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/understanding-weld-standards-crucial-to-the-welding-industry-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Quality Assurance & Standards Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488371 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730195_resized_weldingianventer28181022.jpg CONFORMING PIPE SYSTEMS Marley Pipes Systems SA supplies the well known international Frialen brand. 511 287 Best practice drug testing improves workplace safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/best-practice-drug-testing-spreading-improving-workplace-safety-2018-06-15 Schalk Burger Health & Safety Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488782 1528711299 1529013600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Necsa has suspended radioisotope production because of a non-risk technical problem http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-has-suspended-radioisotope-production-because-of-a-non-risk-technical-problem-2018-06-06 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 06 Jun 2018 11:17:00 +0200 488858 1528280317 1528276620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731268_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane6.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s complex at Pelindaba, west of Pretoria 511 287