Engineering News | Education & Skills Development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Sat, 20 Jul 2019 07:30:19 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Union reports Denel has failed to pay contributions to pension fund https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-reports-denel-has-failed-to-pay-contributions-to-pension-fund-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Defence Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:17:00 +0200 526150 1563526317 1563524220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Pre-eminent representation reaffirmed by Seifsa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-reaffirms-preeminent-representative-position-of-members-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524425 1563260124 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809300_resized_seifsabrandedprofileluciotrentini1907191022.jpg LUCIO TRENTINI It is imperative for companies to speak with one common voice when dealing with the challenges facing the sector 511 287 Seifsa intensifying role in metals and engineering sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-intensifying-role-in-metals-and-engineering-sector-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524422 1563456474 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809244_resized_seifsabrandedprofilekaizernyatsumba1907191022.jpg KAIZER NYATSUMBA The aspirations of the federation run concurrently with the aspirations of the sector, as well as those of the country 511 287 Logistics company invests in facilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/logistics-company-invests-in-facilities-2019-07-08 Khutso Maphatsoe Education & Skills Development Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524921 1563260125 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810038_resized_businessinkznbplbusinessdevelopmentdirectormariadupreez0720191022.jpg MARIA DU PREEZ The Project Thrill programme aims to review and enhance operational and financial processes, retrain staff and establish new key performance indicators 511 287 Federation committed to small business growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-committed-to-small-business-growth-2019-07-02 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524435 1563260123 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809303_resized_seifsabrandedprofiletrainingcentre1907191022.jpg TECHNICAL SKILLS Seifsa’s training ensures that people in the metals and engineering sector become technically skilled individuals so that they can create products of high quality for the industry 511 287 Federation looks forward to salary negotiations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-looks-forward-to-salary-negotiations-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524429 1563260125 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809278_resized_seifsabrandedprofilesibusisomthejana1907191022.jpg SIBUSISO MTHENJANA Companies want to know their rights and legal obligations towards employees 511 287 Repo rate cut welcomed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repo-rate-cut-welcomed-2019-07-18 Sane Dhlamini Education & Skills Development Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:56:00 +0200 526104 1563516264 1563461760 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812695_resized_sarbbuilding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Nehawu 'disappointed' by government's intent to cut 30 000 public service jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nehawu-disappointed-by-governments-intent-to-cut-30-000-public-service-jobs-2019-07-18 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:28:00 +0200 525968 1563460496 1563438480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812319_resized_nehawulogo21022.jpg 511 287 Responsible remuneration gaining traction, but more work needed – PwC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/responsible-remuneration-gaining-traction-but-more-work-needed-pwc-2019-07-16 Tasneem Bulbulia LABOUR Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:49:00 +0200 525780 1563288702 1563288540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Total South Africa achieves Level 1 BBBEE rating https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/total-south-africa-achieves-level-1-bbbee-rating-2019-07-15 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:59:00 +0200 525574 1563181562 1563181140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Denel’s liquidity crisis plunges employees into new financial crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denels-liquidity-crisis-plunges-employees-into-new-financial-crisis-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke LABOUR / DEFENSE Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:28:00 +0200 525472 1562927360 1562927280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nzimande promises R1bn in bursaries to poor students https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-promises-r1bn-in-bursaries-to-poor-students-2019-07-12 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:38:00 +0200 525460 1562935073 1562924280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811283_resized_bladenzimande051020181022.jpg Higher Education, Science and Technology Minister Blade Nzimande 511 287 DA demands answers about 'go-slow' at Transnet's Ngqura port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-demands-answers-about-go-slow-at-transnets-ngqura-port-2019-07-12 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:12:00 +0200 525454 1562935020 1562922720 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811268_resized_portofngquratransnet403101022duane.jpg 511 287 South African ports ‘need to evolve’ – specialist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-ports-need-to-evolve-specialist-2019-07-11 Simone Liedtke PORTS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525331 1562842748 1562842620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810934_resized_lwandilemabbuza1022.jpg Transnet National Ports Authority logistics supply chain specialist Lwandile Mabuza 511 287 Port operators’ 4IR strategies must have skills development focus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-operators-4ir-strategies-must-have-skills-development-focus-2019-07-11 Simone Liedtke PORTS / 4IR Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:52:00 +0200 525329 1562842544 1562842320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810925_resized_portstransnetthamsanqabasi072019dylanslater1022.jpg Transnet National Ports Authority research and development senior specialist Thamsanqa Basi 511 287 National minimum wage not the jobs poison pundits feared – Minister Nxesi https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-minimum-wage-not-the-jobs-poison-pundits-feared-minister-nxesi-2019-07-10 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Wed, 10 Jul 2019 10:36:00 +0200 525151 1562772021 1562747760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810505_resized_thembelanithulasnxesi1411111022duane.jpg Minister of Employment and Labour Thulas Nxesi 511 287 Saice bemoans the exodus of engineers from South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saice-bemoans-the-exodus-of-engineers-from-south-africa-2019-07-09 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Tue, 09 Jul 2019 09:50:00 +0200 524997 1562658726 1562658600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa ranked the thirtieth most attractive country for expats https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-ranked-the-thirtieth-most-attractive-country-for-expats-2019-07-04 Simone Liedtke EMPLOYMENT / SKILLS / LABOUR / WORKFORCE Fri, 05 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0200 524691 1562251298 1562306400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 No significant changes in transformation, says BBBEE Commission https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-significant-changes-in-transformation-says-bbbee-commission-2019-07-04 Simone Liedtke BBBEE Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:02:00 +0200 524639 1562245375 1562245320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wits, Gold Fields deepen collaboration to enhance deep-level mining skills, expertise https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wits-gold-fields-deepen-collaboration-to-enhance-deep-level-mining-skills-expertise-2019-07-03 Simone Liedtke EDUCATION & TRAINING Wed, 03 Jul 2019 12:53:00 +0200 524515 1562151354 1562151180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809130_resized_educationtrainingthewitspostgraduatestudentscarryingouttheirmastersworkatsouthdeep072019goldfields1022.jpg The Wits post-graduate students carrying out their Masters work at South Deep (from left to right): Rachidi Dineo, Mosebudi Matlou, Matsobane Nong and Isaac Mabala. Ms Nong and Mr Mabala are also Associate Lecturers at the Wits Mining School 511 287 Makhura hands Lesufi a mammoth task at Gauteng SoPA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/makhura-hands-lesufi-a-mammoth-task-at-gauteng-sopa-2019-07-01 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Mon, 01 Jul 2019 14:39:00 +0200 524284 1561987052 1561984740 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808632_resized_panyazalesufi060420191022.jpg Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi 511 287 Solidarity serves Denel with demand to take legal action https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-serves-denel-with-demand-to-take-legal-action-2019-06-28 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Fri, 28 Jun 2019 15:40:00 +0200 524180 1561731050 1561729200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808416_resized_solidaritylogo1022.jpg 511 287 Union gets set to oppose Necsa restructuring plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-denounces-state-nuclear-company-saying-retrenchments-and-asset-sales-planned-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522988 1561444572 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 First customer day at new location hosted https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-hosts-first-customer-day-at-new-location-2019-06-28 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522297 1561444567 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804519_resized_pipestubeshosesboschrexrothsouthafricahubbcustomerday2806191022.jpg TECH FORWARD Bosch Rexroth is now more focused on technological innovation, such as the Internet of Things 511 287 Company recognised for upliftment project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-company-recognised-for-community-upliftment-project-2019-06-28 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522720 1562137223 1561672800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805192_resized_consultingboschbuilding06191022.jpg LAYING A FOUNDATION The company hopes to educate young unemployed people with its new programme 511 287 Growth in remuneration at an all-time low, says PwC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-in-remuneration-at-an-all-time-low-says-pwc-2019-06-27 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Thu, 27 Jun 2019 16:02:00 +0200 524048 1561645208 1561644120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Education integral to solving manufacturing industry’s skills shortage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-integral-to-solving-manufacturing-industrys-skills-shortage-2019-06-26 Simone Liedtke SKILLS DEVELOPMENT / MANUFACTURING Wed, 26 Jun 2019 16:50:00 +0200 523875 1561561827 1561560600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Concerns about not being employed trouble 39% of graduates – PPS Index https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concerns-about-not-being-employed-trouble-39-of-graduates-pps-index-2019-06-26 Thabi Madiba Education & Skills Development Wed, 26 Jun 2019 12:05:00 +0200 523827 1562766755 1561543500 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807580_resized_unemployment1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Amsol continues to make strides on economic empowerment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsol-continues-to-make-strides-on-economic-empowerment-2019-06-25 Marleny Arnoldi MARINE SOLUTIONS Tue, 25 Jun 2019 14:43:00 +0200 523704 1561466683 1561466580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA adds 22 000 jobs in first quarter of 2019 – Stats SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-adds-22-000-jobs-in-first-quarter-of-2019-stats-sa-2019-06-25 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:09:00 +0200 523676 1561472512 1561457340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807270_resized_statssa1022.jpg 511 287 Denel confirms salary cut; union expresses shock and concern https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-confirms-salary-cut-and-union-expresses-shock-and-concern-2019-06-25 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE & AEROSPACE Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:58:00 +0200 523614 1561466484 1561445880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807101_resized_denelumkhontoir207121022duane.jpg Some of the Denel Group’s products on display – in the foreground, an Umkhonto naval surface-to-air missile, with a Badger infantry fighting vehicle behind, and just visible in the left background, a Seeker unmanned aerial vehicle 511 287 Perdekraal East Wind Farm turbine foundations completed ahead of schedule https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/perdekraal-east-wind-farm-turbine-foundations-completed-ahead-of-schedule-2019-06-24 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 24 Jun 2019 11:54:00 +0200 523543 1561370191 1561370040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806970_resized_renewableenergyperdekraaleastwindfarmfinalfoundations0620191022.jpg 511 287 Orion education initiative ‘well received’, says COO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/orion-education-initiative-well-received-says-coo-2019-06-21 Simone Liedtke EDUCATION & TRAINING Fri, 21 Jun 2019 16:24:00 +0200 523461 1561127171 1561127040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Regulations enable organisations to develop graduates https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-regulations-enable-organisations-to-develop-graduates-civils-masakheni-2019-06-04 Cameron Mackay Saice Branded Profile Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521804 1560839161 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803442_resized_allysonlawless0620171022.jpg ALLYSON LAWLESS Employers are mistaken in unrealistically expecting graduates to design and manage processes, projects and systems from their first day at work 511 287 Saice embarks on long-term expansion strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saice-embarks-on-long-term-expansion-strategy-2019-06-05 Cameron Mackay Branded Profile Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521857 1560839159 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803446_resized_gfipolifantsfonteinbridge40509creamermedia1022.jpg GROWING FORWARD The diversity panel and ‘Growing Forward’ strategy will allow the institution to develop policies that address gender diversity and inclusivity in the built environment industry 511 287 SA outlines gains from international scientific cooperation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-gains-from-international-scientific-cooperation-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology – 2 Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522280 1560839166 1561068000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Trade figures at record high https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-figures-at-record-high-2019-06-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Education & Skills Development Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522006 1561533456 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803559_resized_sagccisagermanpartnership0620191022.jpg TRAIN THE TRAINER SAGCCI currently offers the AdA “Train the Trainer” apprenticeship that is accredited by the German Foreign Chambers of Commerce and the Southern Africa German Chamber of Commerce and Industry 511 287