Engineering News | Technology & Communications Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/technology Sat, 18 Aug 2018 19:38:37 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Icasa publishes findings on priority markets inquiry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-publishes-findings-on-priority-markets-inquiry-2018-08-17 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:54:00 +0200 496061 1534514112 1534514040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Key South African contribution in achieving milestone in development of SKA telescope http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/key-south-african-contribution-in-achieving-milestone-in-development-of-ska-telescope-2018-08-17 Rebecca Campbell Science and Technology Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:20:00 +0200 496056 1534514060 1534512000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747954_resized_meerkatsarao1022.jpg Precursor to the SKA: a recent photo of part of South Africa’s 64-dish MeerKAT radio telescope array, which falls under SARAO 511 287 Multimillion-rand South African telescope to investigate mysterious dark energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multimillion-rand-south-african-telescope-to-investigate-mysterious-dark-energy-2018-08-17 News24Wire SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:48:00 +0200 496043 1534503127 1534502880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 US nuclear company Westinghouse emerges from bankruptcy protection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-nuclear-company-westinghouse-has-emerged-from-bankruptcy-protection-2018-08-17 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495024 1534227769 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Uganda wants unit of MTN Group to list locally before licence extension http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-wants-unit-of-mtn-group-to-list-locally-before-licence-extension-2018-08-16 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:13:00 +0200 495835 1534403767 1534403580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Iceberg water could be cheaper than desalination http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iceberg-water-could-be-cheaper-than-desalination-2018-08-16 News24Wire WATER Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:11:00 +0200 495833 1534403580 1534403460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 AfDB head calls for agriculture technologies to optimize African farmers' output http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-head-calls-for-agriculture-technologies-to-optimize-african-farmers-output-2018-08-10 African News Agency AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:12:00 +0200 495322 1533892440 1533892320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Growth projected for global industrial furnaces and ovens market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-projected-for-global-industrial-furnaces-and-ovens-market-2018-08-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Science & Technology Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493869 1533535817 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742976_resized_furnacebloomberg327993470130720181022.jpg BRINGING THE HEAT Industrial furnaces and ovens are primarily used by industries to heat-treat metals to generate steam 511 287 Space agencies of South Africa and India strengthen cooperation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-space-agencies-of-south-africa-and-india-strengthen-their-cooperation-2018-08-10 Rebecca Campbell Science & technology Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494339 1533535820 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Do-it-yourself works for Pratley as it turns 70 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/do-it-yourself-works-for-pratley-as-it-turns-70-2018-08-10 Schalk Burger ADHESIVES TECHNOLOGY Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494355 1533535822 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744168_resized_pratleyadhesivesceokimpratley7181022.jpg KIM PRATLEY Our laboratory provides the synergies of the business 511 287 Ongoing waterproofing for Innovation Hub campus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ongoing-waterproofing-for-innovation-hub-campus-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Science & Technology Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493627 1533535814 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742563_resized_abebotswanainnovationhub08181022.jpg COMPLETE COATING The waterproofing of an expansive roof of one of the Botswana Innovation Hub campus’ new buildings is about 90% complete 511 287 Industry provider to expand African footprint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-provider-to-expand-african-footprint-2018-08-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Science & Technology Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493597 1533535814 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742927_resized_einstrumentse8500plus0720181022.jpg IT’S A GAS E Instruments provides portable industrial combustion stack gas and emission analysers that can be used to measure stack gases emitted from furnaces, kilns, dryers and ovens 511 287 Ovens supplied to varied industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ovens-supplied-to-varied-industries-2018-08-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Science & Technology Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493858 1533535817 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742939_resized_bloomberghealthandsafety258904990161022.jpg FACILITATING SAFETY Gruenberg products are designed to meet the highest standards of safety specifications 511 287 Karoo’s MeerKAT radio telescope sets scene for pioneering scientific discovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meerkat-radio-telescope-begins-major-scientific-research-2018-08-10 Dylan Slater Science & Technology Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494152 1533541107 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745313_resized_cosmic.jpg 511 287 Company appoints resellers to install sealing systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-appoints-resellers-to-install-sealing-systems-2018-08-10 Jessica Oosthuizen Technology & Communications Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493792 1533633607 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742811_resized_piasolarsolarcapitalpvplantdeaar161215duane1022.jpg SOLAR SEALING Southern Africa Master Distributors is in negotiations to supply Beele Engineering products for a solar plant, in the Northern Cape 511 287 Blockchain can facilitate development of communal lands http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blockchain-can-facilitate-agricultural-development-in-communal-lands-2018-08-10 Schalk Burger BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494344 1533535821 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744128_resized_zimbabwefarming1022reuters.jpg ZIMBABWEAN FARMING Commercial transformation on the back of ownership and productive use of assets supports development 511 287 Unctad, Alibaba say Africa is ripe for e-commerce opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unctad-alibaba-say-africa-is-ripe-for-e-commerce-opportunities-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi TECHNOLOGY Wed, 08 Aug 2018 16:14:00 +0200 495213 1534141453 1533737640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 MTN posts lower H1 profits, reports improved operational performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-posts-lower-h1-profits-reports-improved-operational-performance-2018-08-08 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 15:54:00 +0200 495210 1533895978 1533736440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746088_resized_mtnheadoffice1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 GCIS, Busa launch anticorruption pledge campaign http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gcis-busa-launch-anticorruption-pledge-campaign-2018-08-08 Anine Kilian BUSINESS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 12:34:00 +0200 495172 1533725495 1533724440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ARC to acquire 100% of TymeDigital http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-to-acquire-100-of-tymedigital-2018-08-08 Anine Kilian DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 09:40:00 +0200 495127 1533739892 1533714000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Energy access a catalyst for economic growth, says green energy company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-access-a-catalyst-for-economic-growth-says-green-energy-company-2018-08-03 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 16:52:00 +0200 494845 1533536900 1533307920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745264_resized_davidmasureikceonewsouthernenergy0818creamermedia1022.jpg New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75557_2018-08-02_david_masureik_-_hd_web.mp430417263New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Internet connectivity increases property value http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/internet-connectivity-increases-property-value-attracts-potential-buyers-2018-08-03 Melissa Zisengwe Technology & Communications Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493003 1533214155 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741013_resized_riaangraham07181022.jpg RIAAN GRAHAM says all property owners and tenants now expect functional and reliable Internet connection 511 287 Road-rail vehicle innovator introduces RailBus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/road-rail-vehicle-innovator-introduces-railbus-2018-08-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Technology & Communications Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493167 1533551325 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741449_resized_railinfrastructurebloomberg08181022.jpg FACILITATING MOBILITY Thousands of rural dwellers are situated close to existing rail lines and the RailBus will allow for exploitation of underused rail routes 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 French backing for Joburg digital content hub http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/french-ambassador-highlights-innovation-cooperation-as-globalisation-changes-economies-2018-08-03 Schalk Burger Digital Content Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493539 1533019869 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742445_resized_christophefarnaud2franceembassy0618dylan1022.jpg CHRISTOPHE FARNAUD Economies must adjust, change and evolve in response to globalisation to remain competitive 511 287 Altron to reveal new brand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altron-reveals-its-new-brand-2018-08-02 Nadine James TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIONS Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:29:00 +0200 494666 1533298419 1533212940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PwC suggests reviewing corporate culture to combat economic crime http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pwc-suggests-reviewing-corporate-culture-to-combat-economic-crime-2018-08-02 Nadine James ECONOMY Thu, 02 Aug 2018 12:55:00 +0200 494643 1533212448 1533207300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Report shows Cape Town is Africa’s tech capital http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/report-shows-cape-town-is-africas-tech-capital-2018-07-31 Anine Kilian ICT Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:53:00 +0200 494384 1533049373 1533048780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Altron founder retires from board http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altron-founder-retires-from-board-2018-07-31 Anine Kilian ELECTRONICS Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:07:00 +0200 494364 1533042555 1533042420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Huge Telecom appoints new FD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/huge-telecom-appoints-new-fd-2018-07-31 Anine Kilian TELECOMS Tue, 31 Jul 2018 15:05:00 +0200 494362 1533042404 1533042300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African, Indian space agencies strengthen their mutual cooperation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-and-indian-space-agencies-strengthen-their-mutual-cooperation-2018-07-30 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Mon, 30 Jul 2018 15:41:00 +0200 494236 1532962612 1532958060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743848_resized_isromou1022.jpg The MoU between ISRO and Sansa is signed by (foreground left) Indian External Affairs Ministry Economic Relations Secretary TS Tirumurti and (foreground right) by Sansa CEO Dr Val Munsami. Standing behind, observing, are Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (left) and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Tunisia, AfDB to launch drones pilot project for agriculture management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tunisia-afdb-to-launch-drones-pilot-project-for-agriculture-management-2018-07-30 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Mon, 30 Jul 2018 15:05:00 +0200 494229 1532956089 1532955900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New generation Embraer airliner on demonstration visit to South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-generation-embraer-airliner-on-demonstration-visit-to-south-africa-2018-07-27 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 27 Jul 2018 15:35:00 +0200 494101 1532699780 1532698500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743546_resized_embraere190e207181022dylan.jpg The E190-E2 demonstrator at the Embraer Training Centre/Airlink Hangar complex at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport 511 287 UK-born idea could improve ventilation, cooling in African city buildings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-born-idea-could-improve-ventilation-cooling-in-african-city-buildings-2018-07-27 Marleny Arnoldi BUILDING TECHNOLOGY Fri, 27 Jul 2018 10:49:00 +0200 494047 1532687685 1532681340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743479_resized_artistsimpressionofaresilienturbancommunity0720181022.jpg Artist's impression of a resilient urban community 511 287 Conference to address shortage of STEM graduates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-address-shortage-of-science-technology-engineering-and-mathematics-graduates-2018-07-27 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Science & Technology Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492340 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 AECOM focused on funding STEM education for women http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aecom-focused-on-funding-stem-education-for-women-2018-07-27 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Science & Technology Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492190 1532414916 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739471_resized_aecomedtruststshlidzibridgetlutsinge1022jpg.jpeg TSHILIDZI LUTSINGE Keabetswe Beverly Sehoole and Nokubonga Lady-Peace Nxumalo will receive funding from the AECOM Educational Trust this year 511 287 Blended learning can improve maths, science results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blended-learning-can-improve-maths-science-results-2018-07-11 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Science & Technology Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492374 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0