Engineering News | Southern African Institute of Welding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/sa-institute-of-welding Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:50:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Technology changes the future of welding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-changes-the-future-of-welding-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding 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 SAIW develops NDT in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-develops-ndt-in-s-africa-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding 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 SAIW receives robot welding system for training http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-receives-robot-welding-system-for-training-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496444 1535985408 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749684_resized_terryrosenberg1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75765_2018-08-24_yaskawa_cg_-_hd_web.mp448422443Yaskawa Southern Africa chairperson and key account manager Terry Rosenberg provides his perspective on robotic welding in South Africa, and Yaskawa’s relationship with the Southern African Institute of Welding. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Yaskawa Southern Africa chairperson and key account manager Terry Rosenberg provides his perspective on robotic welding in South Africa, and Yaskawa’s relationship with the Southern African Institute of Welding. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. High demand for SAIW fabricator certification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-fabricator-certification-in-high-demand-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496783 1535985409 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749640_resized_hermanpotgieterpic1022.jpg HERMAN POTGIETER I'm encouraged by the growing demand for Welding Fabricators Certification Scheme in the country 511 287 Welding company embarks on massive expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-company-embarks-on-massive-expansion-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496474 1535985409 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749643_resized_tosvarnsdorftandemmill1022.jpg GROWTH Hydra Arc is undertaking a massive expansion of its Sky Hill facility to position the company as the 'can-do' destination for local and regional work 511 287 Seventy years of weld training http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seventy-years-of-weld-training-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496458 1535985411 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749057_resized_seanblake1022.jpg SEAN BLAKE The Southern African Institute of Welding offers students world-class education in welding 511 287 Artisan training to benefit welders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/artisan-training-to-benefit-welders-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462892 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674223_resized_inaction2017hydraarc1022.jpg IN ACTION Hydra-Arc’s Mshiniwami artisan academy is training 400 welders and 300 boilermakers this year 511 287 Automation presents growth opportunities for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-presents-growth-opportunities-for-industry-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463286 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675568_resized_renttech1022aug2017polysoudewelder1022.jpg ENDLESS APPLICATIONS The Polysoude Orbital Welder is consistent, and increases productivity 511 287 Certification upholds international standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/certification-upholds-international-standards-in-welding-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463066 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Laser cuts time and costs for welders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-cuts-time-and-costs-for-welders-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463237 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Localisation key to welding industry growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-key-to-welding-industry-growth-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462505 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673262_resized_20160129senotlelofeedmillagriculutralwelding1022.jpg AGRICULTURAL WELDING The Senotlelo feed mill is an example of how welding is used in the agriculture industry 511 287 NDT testing integral to safety foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ndt-testing-integral-safety-foundation-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463068 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Welding company aims to bridge skills gap http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-company-aims-to-bridge-skills-gap-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462837 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674062_resized_onlinephakamilebuthelezi2017federalsteelco1022.jpg PHAKAMILE BUTHELEZI The Federal Steel Company has invested in initiatives to monitor and facilitate the proper training of young artisans 511 287 Welding foundation industry collaboration empowers SA learners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-foundation-industry-collaboration-making-good-amsa-welder-bags-international-award-2017-08-29 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463078 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674534_resized_kingmufamadiphoto19120171022.jpg WELDING KING Nndwakhulu Mufamadi (left) receiving his IWT certificate from SAIW president Morris Maroga 511 287 Welding key in driving economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-key-in-driving-economic-growth-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463458 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675449_resized_qctopic22017traineepracticesgtawskills1022.jpg QCTO IN ACTION A trainee practising his gas-tungsten arc skills in the Southern African Institute of Welding welding school 511 287 Welding Alloys South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-alloys-south-africa-2017-09-15 Zandile Mavuso Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462864 1505201246 1505426400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677373_resized_0000674120slide1deepetched1022.jpg 511 287 Testing laboratory receives accreditation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/testing-laboratory-receives-accreditation-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425515 1473149447 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Certification enables company to work on rail projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-locomotives-to-be-built-by-recently-qualified-fabricator-2016-08-25 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425423 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582095_resized_weldingbloomberg1022.jpg WELDING QUALIFICATION Fabrinox has been awarded EN 15085 certification, which enables the company to work on railway projects 511 287 SAIW continues to make significant contributions to education http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-continues-to-make-significant-contributions-to-education-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425508 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582363_resized_weldingpracsaiw1022.jpg WELDER TRAINING The welding industry has slowed down amid the slow-moving economy 511 287 SAIW inspects high quality welding operations in France http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-inspects-high-quality-welding-operations-in-france-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425516 1473149447 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582386_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation210221113duane.jpg KOEBERG POWER STATION Areva built some of the components for the Koeberg nuclear power station 511 287 EWN&S Enterprises http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ewns-enterprises-2016-09-09 Zandile Mavuso Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425807 1473153239 1473372000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000585538_resized_0000583229img21711022.jpg 511 287 Value and importance of Accredited Certification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/value-and-importance-of-accredited-certification-2016-09-09 Creamer Media Reporter Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426553 1473153414 1473372000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000585058_resized_pic11022jpg.jpeg 511 287 Welding industry seeks new alternatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-industry-seeks-new-alternatives-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman WELDING Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425513 1473782013 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582940_resized_saiw1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/63438_2016-08-22_saiw._-_hd_web.mp419459623 Southern African Institute of Welding executive director Sean Blake explains the challenges, the opportunities and the future of the welding industry in South Africa. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Southern African Institute of Welding executive director Sean Blake explains the challenges, the opportunities and the future of the welding industry in South Africa. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Welding industry growth relies on skills development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-industry-growth-relies-on-skills-development-2015-09-11 Kimberley Smuts Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382888 1441695730 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461325_resized_saiwweldinginspectionaug20151022.jpg WELDING INSPECTION The biggest potential driver of growth in the local welding industry lies in skills development 511 287 Transnet Engineering SAIW-certified http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-engineering-certified-by-saiw-certification-2015-09-11 Kimberley Smuts Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382967 1441695730 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461558_resized_saiwtransnetaug20151022.jpg TRANSNET RECEIVES CERTIFICATION Transnet Engineering’s certification process is part of its preparation for the work it will do for the main contractors in Transnet’s impending R50-billion locomotive upgrade 511 287 Distribution partnership demonstrates shared vision for the future http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distribution-partnership-demonstrates-shared-vision-for-the-future-2015-09-11 Kimberley Smuts Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 383004 1441695731 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461677_resized_airproductspartnershipairproductscosmoindustrialaug20151022.jpg POSITIVE PARTNERSHIP Air Products distributor business manager Jorg Scholz, Cosmo industrial sales manager Jaques Uys, Cosmo general manager Petrus Pretorius, Cosmo training manager Leazle van Rooi 511 287 Joint call for skilled NDT personnel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joint-call-for-improved-and-harmonised-ndt-skilled-personal-2015-09-11 Kimberley Smuts Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382812 1441695730 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Hydra-Arc Group wins SAIW gold medal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hydra-arc-group-wins-saiw-gold-medal-2015-09-11 Kimberley Smuts Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382972 1441695731 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461569_resized_hydraarcskyhillaug20151022.jpg SKYHILL FABRICATION FACILITY, SECUNDA Project services corporation Hydra-Arc Group is this year’s winner of the SAIW gold medal 511 287 SAIW Foundation provides career opportunities in welding sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-foundation-provides-career-opportunities-in-welding-sector-2015-09-11 Kimberley Smuts Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 383016 1441695731 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461692_resized_saiwfoundationstudentsaug20151022.jpg SAIW FOUNDATION STUDENTS The SAIW Foundation provides training to previously disadvantaged individuals 511 287 SAIW welding inspectors programme a proven success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-welding-inspectors-programme-a-proven-success-2015-09-11 Kimberley Smuts Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382907 1441699992 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461371_resized_saiwpracticalweldingaug20151022.jpg TRAINING PROGRAMMES THRIVE There is global demand for SAIW's Welding Inspector qualification 511 287 SAIW director appointed chair of global body http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-director-appointed-chairperson-of-significant-global-body-2014-09-12 Ilan Solomons Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 342428 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000346375_resized_jimguildaug141022.jpg JIM GUILD The first chairperson of the International Institute of Welding’s International Authorisation Board from outside of Europe or the US 511 287 Sugar producer and SAIW team up in Moz http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-producer-and-saiw-team-up-in-moz-2014-09-12 Ilan Solomons Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 342940 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000347866_resized_mozambique1022.jpg MOZAMBIQUE COURSE TRAINEES Some of the participants in the Appreciation of Welders for Engineers course at Tongaat Hulett-Acucareira de Moçambique 511 287 Fabrication company achieves accreditation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fabrication-company-achieves-accreditation-2014-09-12 Ilan Solomons Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 342396 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000346230_resized_ndengineering1022.jpg ISO 3834:2005 CERTIFICATION Receiving the certificates (Front row left to right) Mark Ackerman, Sean Blake, Elvis Green and John Creamer 511 287 Welder competition receives positive response http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welder-competition-receives-positive-response-2014-09-12 Ilan Solomons Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 342741 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000347457_resized_ywoy2013awards1022.jpg YOUNG WELDING WIZARD 2013 Young Welder of the Year winner Houston Isaacs with the Southern African Institute of Welding’s Etienne Nell and Frans Vorster 511 287 Institute assists State-owned freight and logistics group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-assists-state-owned-freight-and-logistics-group-2014-09-12 Ilan Solomons Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 342852 1410245185 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000347592_resized_transnetgelocomotive402111022duane.jpg EDUCATION DRIVER Transnet Engineering is passionate about the learning and development of youth and is continuously investing in its technical skills pipeline 511 287 Emphasis placed on pressure vessel inspectors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emphasis-placed-on-pressure-vessel-inspectors-2014-09-12 Ilan Solomons Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 342937 1409318537 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000347853_resized_saiwpressurevesselpicture1022.jpg PRESSURE TEST Manufacturers and users of pressure equipment have to ensure compliance with local pressure equipment regulations 511 287 David Brown http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/david-brown-company-profile-2014-09-12 Megan van Wyngaardt Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 343293 1410258287 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000352403_resized_0000348898pinionsonpfauter3mmachine1022.jpg 511 287 SAIW proceeds with Mpumalanga centre plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-proceeds-with-mpumalanga-centre-plan-2014-09-12 Ilan Solomons Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0200 342384 1411112451 1410472800 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000346191_resized_afroxweldingpicindemopierremay071022.jpg ALLEVIATING PRESSURE The SAIW wants to channel additional demand at the Johannesburg facility to other training centres in South Africa 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/51192_2014-08-08_saiw_-_hd_web.mp413729760South African Institute of Welding executive director Jim Guild discusses recent developments and initiatives under way at the institute South African Institute of Welding executive director Jim Guild discusses recent developments and initiatives under way at the institute