Engineering News | Testing, Inspection & Certification Services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/testing-inspection-and-certification-services Mon, 19 Nov 2018 03:05:51 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Testing, Inspection & Certification Services 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 Testing, Inspection & Certification Services 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 Testing, Inspection & Certification Services 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 Testing, Inspection & Certification Services 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 Testing, Inspection & Certification Services 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 Drones ensure effective tower inspection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drones-ensure-safety-during-cellphone-tower-inspection-2017-09-15 Robyn Wilkinson Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463231 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674823_resized_droneinspectionsofcellphonetowersdeltadrone0820171022.jpg NEW APPRAOCH The Delta Drone Group is responsible for inspecting 563 cellphone towers in France this year 511 287 Labels assist in reducing domestic energy use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/labels-help-consumers-reduce-domestic-energy-use-2017-09-15 Robyn Wilkinson Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463189 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674751_resized_newenergyefficiencylabelsforhouseholdappliances0820171022.jpg CUSTOMER PROTECTION Updated labelling informs end-users of the energy performance of household appliances, which must meet Minimum Energy Performance Standards to be sold in South Africa 511 287 New acid gas scrubber up to standard http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-acid-gas-scrubber-up-to-standard-2017-09-15 Robyn Wilkinson Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463195 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674755_resized_tuvrheinlandinspectionservices0820171022.jpeg QUALITY AND SAFETY ASSURANCE The inspection process drew on the requirements of national pressure equipment regulations and international health and safety standards 511 287 New local engineering education standards internationally recognised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-local-engineering-education-standards-internationally-recognised-2017-09-15 Robyn Wilkinson Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463425 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675330_resized_skftrainingcentre1022.jpg INCLUSIVE EDUCATION The new higher education qualifications subframework seeks to help students gain professional qualifications through a variety of pathways 511 287 Rope access ensures successful inspection of cyclone http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rope-access-ensures-successful-inspection-of-cyclone-2017-09-15 Robyn Wilkinson Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463205 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674776_resized_skyridersropeaccessinpsection0820171022.jpg TOTAL-SOLUTIONS APPROACH To perform the inspection of the cyclone, the Skyriders team had to gain access to the ducting from the top, at a height of 30 m 511 287 Toolkits help companies navigate standards upgrades http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toolkits-help-companies-navigate-standards-upgrades-2017-09-15 Robyn Wilkinson Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463201 1505199164 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674761_resized_minesafetyontario1022.jpg MITIGATING RISKS Companies across all industries must ensure compliance with updates to health and safety, quality management and environmental standards by September next year 511 287 Company training ensures technical expertise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-training-ensures-technical-expertise-2016-08-25 Kimberley Smuts Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425461 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Investments integral to effective safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investments-integral-to-effective-safety-2016-09-09 Kimberley Smuts Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425372 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company encourages ISO 55000 certification http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-encourages-iso-55000-certification-2016-09-09 Kimberley Smuts Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425437 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582298_resized_smec47581022.jpeg ASSET MANAGEMENT OPPORTUNITY I SO 55000 enhances the possibility of becoming a globally recognised asset management practitioner 511 287 Vendor certification for resellers emphasised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vendor-certification-for-resellers-emphasised-2016-09-09 Kimberley Smuts Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425322 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582286_resized_gitlaurence1022.jpeg LAURENCE SMITH Training provided by vendors can change the way a system operates, effectively giving the end-user the full benefit of the product 511 287 Importance of nondestructive testing emphasised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/importance-of-nondestructive-testing-emphasised-2016-09-02 Kimberley Smuts Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425306 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582283_resized_nistestinginspectionequipmentimgp14171022.jpeg CERTIFICATION REMAINS CRUCIAL All pressure equipment has to be inspected by a competent person every three years 511 287 New brake test centre launched for South African market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-brake-test-centre-launched-for-s-africa-market-2016-09-09 Kimberley Smuts Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425480 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582395_resized_abtitestingcentre1022.jpeg SANAS ACCREDITED Being SANAS registered ensures credibility as well as legitimate compliance reports 511 287 Early leak detection equipment installed at power plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/early-leak-detection-equipment-installed-at-power-plants-2016-09-09 Kimberley Smuts Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425474 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582403_resized_ianfraser1022.jpeg IAN FRASER Early leak detection is essential as it prevents expensive secondary damage 511 287 OHSA amendments ensure regular testing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-regulations-ensure-regular-testing-on-lifting-equipment-2015-09-11 Bruce Montiea Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382619 1441695729 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460611_resized_portofsavannahgeorgiausaugust20151022bloombergresized.jpg OPTIMAL OPERATION Lifting machines must be performance-tested to operate safely 511 287 Reputation management ensured by good quality control http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-control-ensures-good-reputation-management-2015-09-11 Bruce Montiea Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382610 1441695729 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460574_resized_winetestingrobdolancowinerygreatermelbourneaustraliamarch20151022bloombergresized.jpg GLOBAL COMPLIANCE The IFIA offers testing services to international companies 511 287 South Africans must insist on quality, says institute http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africans-must-insist-on-quality-says-institute-2015-09-11 Bruce Montiea Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382672 1441700485 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460798_resized_checkingqualityofcottonbalessodefitexvelingarasenegaljanuary20151022bloombergresized.jpg QUALITY CONTROL The need for quality can be found in all spheres of manufacturing 511 287 Testing company provides services to Eskom power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/testing-company-provides-services-to-eskom-power-stations-2015-09-11 Bruce Montiea Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382940 1441891074 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461491_resized_tuvsudresized.jpg TEAMWORK TÜV SÜD South Africa provides dedicated service to clients 511 287 Agricultural laboratory awarded ISO accreditation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agricultural-laboratory-awarded-iso-accreditation-2015-09-11 Bruce Montiea Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382909 1441891137 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000461379_resized_intertekagriculturalservicesresised.jpg UNFAILING RESULTS The accreditation of Intertek Agricultural Services’ precision agriculture laboratory provides the guarantee of reliable testing services 511 287 Customs benefiting from trade facilitation and revenue protection solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/customs-benefiting-from-trade-facilitation-and-revenue-protection-solution-2015-09-11 Bruce Montiea Testing, Inspection & Certification Services Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 382563 1441891202 1441922400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000460503_resized_cotecnaresized.jpg TECHNOLOGY BASED SERVICES Cotecna supports authorities in their efforts to secure customs revenue collection and combat fraud 511 287