Engineering News | Education & Skills Development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:36:35 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Political parties agree on need for business, government collaboration https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/political-parties-agree-on-business-government-collaboration-2019-04-12 Marleny Arnoldi BUSINESS CONDITIONS Fri, 12 Apr 2019 15:27:00 +0200 517176 1555079002 1555075620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793643_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287 Company launches loose-lay flooring range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-loose-lay-flooring-range-2019-04-12 Thabi Madiba Education & Skills Development Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515556 1554473948 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789963_resized_flooringindustrypolyflorsapolyflorquicklay280320191022.jpg ADHESIVE-FREE FLOORING The specially formulated studded emboss works as a barrier and allows for moisture to escape from the subfloor 511 287 Lack of knowledge a concern in flooring industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-knowledge-a-concern-in-flooring-industry-2019-04-12 Thabi Madiba Education & Skills Development Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515469 1555060335 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789970_resized_flooringindustrytheconcreteinstitute280320191022.jpg CONCRETE FLOOR SPECS Concrete floors must also be aesthetically pleasing, with minimal surface defects and cracking 511 287 Major science education project launched by CERN https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/major-science-education-project-launched-by-cern-2019-04-09 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & EDUCATION Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:40:00 +0200 516648 1554803587 1554799200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Pilot Crushtec partners with Sanral to help smaller contractors tender for projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pilot-crushtec-partners-with-sanral-to-help-smaller-contractors-tender-for-projects-2019-04-08 Tasneem Bulbulia ROADS Mon, 08 Apr 2019 16:45:00 +0200 516603 1554735567 1554734700 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792336_resized_pilotcrushtecsanralmousinging04191022dylan.jpg At the MoU singing at Pilot Crushtec on Monday 511 287 SME politics hindering civil projects, says consulting firm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sme-politics-hindering-civil-projects-consulting-firm-2019-03-20 Cameron Mackay Education & Skills Development Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514853 1554188457 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788519_resized_canalrehabilitationhysoncells0320191022.jpg SME OPPORTUNITIES The most successful projects in which Hyson Cells has been involved are where women-owned teams have been employed 511 287 Emphasis on STEM subjects at schools vital https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/introduction-of-technical-subjects-at-high-schools-long-overdue-2019-03-22 Cameron Mackay Education & Skills Development Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514953 1554188458 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788744_resized_hatchonthejobtraining0320191022.jpg MEANINGFUL CONTRIBUTION Companies should create an inclusive environment for employees to enable them to contribute to the company and community 511 287 Education important for future of industry – Cesa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-important-for-future-of-industry-cesa-2019-03-14 Cameron Mackay Education & Skills Development Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514343 1554460949 1554415200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787432_resized_nereshpathercesapresident0319cm1022.jpg NERESH PATHER It’s pointless watching technology pass us by - reinventing, retooling and reskilling people will place the industry in a position to embrace technology 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77774_2019-03-12_cesa_-_2.mp4101388428Consulting Engineers South Africa president Neresh Pather & Gauteng Road & Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi discuss education and technology in consulting engineering. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Consulting Engineers South Africa president Neresh Pather & Gauteng Road & Transport MEC Dr Ismail Vadi discuss education and technology in consulting engineering. Camerawork and Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Expanding KP’s scope will help create economic potential, says WDC executive director https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expanding-kps-scope-will-help-create-economic-potential-says-wdc-executive-director-2019-04-04 Simone Liedtke ENTREPRENEURSHIP / DIAMONDS Thu, 04 Apr 2019 16:08:00 +0200 516325 1554387037 1554386880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa needs rapid, employment-intensive growth – CDE https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-needs-rapid-employment-intensive-growth-cde-2019-04-02 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Tue, 02 Apr 2019 16:50:00 +0200 516051 1554217389 1554216600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77937_cde-agenda-2019-cities_of_hope_questions_to_ask_your_government.pdf1754702To view the Centre for Development and Enterprise's Agenda 2019: 'Cities of Hope' report, click here.http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77938_cde-agenda-2019-youth_unemployment_questions__to_ask_your_government.pdf4639208To view the Centre for Development and Enterprise's Agenda 2019: 'Youth Unemployment' report, click here. To view the Centre for Development and Enterprise's Agenda 2019: 'Cities of Hope' report, click here.To view the Centre for Development and Enterprise's Agenda 2019: 'Youth Unemployment' report, click here. Small Business Institute to host indaba with a focus on job creation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-business-institute-to-host-indaba-with-a-focus-on-job-creation-2019-04-01 Marleny Arnoldi POLITICS Mon, 01 Apr 2019 10:40:00 +0200 515820 1554109254 1554108000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790608_resized_bernardswanepoel09151022duane.jpg Small Business Institute executive director Bernard Swanepoel 511 287 Industry asks government to intervene in crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-asks-government-to-intervene-in-crisis-2019-03-12 Khutso Maphatsoe Education & Skills Development Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514017 1553523591 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786714_resized_sugargrowersfeaturesacanegrowerschairpersongraemestainbank0320191022.jpg GRAEME STAINBANK The South African Canegrowers’ Association believes that government should acknowledge the damage that a sugar tax has had on the economy and the sugar industry 511 287 Transnet launches continent’s first dredging school https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-launches-continents-first-dredging-school-2019-03-29 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514144 1553523589 1553810400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787001_resized_harbourinfrastructuredredgingilembedredgertnpa0320181022.jpg ILEMBE The Dredging School is a result of the supplier development plan related to the acquisition of the new 5500 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger, Ilembe, for TNPA 511 287 Japanese capital equipment group remains confident about South Africa’s prospects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japanese-group-remains-confident-in-south-africas-prospects-2019-03-29 Rebecca Campbell Heavy Equipment Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514587 1553523597 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Focus on access to opportunity, rather than training – Ceta SMME strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focus-on-access-to-opportunity-rather-than-training-ceta-smme-strategy-2019-03-28 Marleny Arnoldi SMALL BUSINESS Thu, 28 Mar 2019 16:33:00 +0200 515610 1553784473 1553783580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SMMEs will take advantage of ‘big five’s’ demise in construction sector – Ceta https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smmes-will-take-advantage-of-big-fives-demise-in-construction-sector-ceta-2019-03-28 Marleny Arnoldi BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Thu, 28 Mar 2019 15:32:00 +0200 515588 1553782529 1553779920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UK-SA Tech Hub partners with organisation to launch Future Females business school https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-sa-tech-hub-partners-with-organisation-to-launch-future-females-business-school-2019-03-28 Marleny Arnoldi ENTREPRENEURSHIP Thu, 28 Mar 2019 12:41:00 +0200 515544 1553770501 1553769660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Seminar emphasises importance of skills development for energy practitioners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seminar-emphasises-importance-of-skills-development-for-energy-practitioners-2019-03-27 Tasneem Bulbulia ENERGY Wed, 27 Mar 2019 16:18:00 +0200 515446 1553697716 1553696280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Gauteng to hand over buildings to Wits, other higher education institutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-to-hand-over-buildings-to-wits-other-higher-education-institutions-2019-03-27 Creamer Media Reporter EDUCATION Wed, 27 Mar 2019 14:20:00 +0200 515403 1553689645 1553689200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Numsa members embark on strike at BMW’s Rosslyn plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-members-embark-on-strike-at-bmws-rosslyn-plant-2019-03-25 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:34:00 +0200 515143 1553524517 1553524440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Group Five subsidiary companies to continue operating as going concerns – BRPs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-subsidiary-companies-to-continue-operating-as-going-concerns-brps-2019-03-25 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:52:00 +0200 515088 1553511271 1553511120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788946_resized_construction101022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Aveng Strabag Joint Venture to appeal ruling on calling of Mtentu bridge bonds https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aveng-strabag-joint-venture-to-appeal-ruling-on-calling-of-mtentu-bridge-bonds-2019-03-22 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:00:00 +0200 515019 1553266298 1553263200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788841_resized_sanraln2bridgesmtentufinal1022.jpg 511 287 French Foreign Affairs Minister visits local construction academy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/french-foreign-minister-visits-local-construction-academy-2019-03-22 Schalk Burger SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513987 1552893814 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786599_resized_saintgobainyouthtraining3191022.jpg PRACTICAL TRAINING SESSION The youths are trained to install drywall and ceiling installation, as well as insulation or sound-proofing systems 511 287 Japan focusing attention on Indian Ocean rim countries for mutual benefit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japan-focusing-attention-on-indian-ocean-rim-countries-for-mutual-benefit-2019-03-22 Rebecca Campbell Trade & Investment Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513874 1552893813 1553205600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 ACSA reports successful CBMT training for Cape Town communities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acsa-reports-successful-cbmt-training-for-cape-town-communities-2019-03-20 Tasneem Bulbulia AVIATION; SKILLS AND TRAINING Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:14:00 +0200 514819 1553087736 1553087640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 NUM says Ramaphosa assured union no jobs would be lost in Eskom unbundling https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-says-ramaphosa-assured-union-no-jobs-would-be-lost-in-eskom-unbundling-2019-03-19 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:45:00 +0200 514736 1553006974 1553006700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mandatory, compulsory programmes launched in response to systemic challenges facing govt departments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mandatory-compulsory-programmes-launched-in-response-to-systemic-challenges-facing-govt-departments-2019-03-18 Simone Liedtke EDUCATION & TRAINING Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:41:00 +0200 514605 1552920235 1552920060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PEWA to focus on women and youth participation in energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pewa-to-focus-on-women-and-youth-participation-in-energy-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513050 1552313816 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784672_resized_powerandelectricityengergy030718adobestock1022.jpg ELECTRIFYING AFRICA Event organiser aims to host 8000 attendees at the 2019 Power and Electricity World Africa conference 511 287 NCPC-SA to strengthen implementation of water project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ncpc-sa-to-strengthen-implementation-for-water-project-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513085 1552313819 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784601_resized_kevincilliersncpcsa03191022.jpg KEVIN CILLIERS The implementation of identified measures remains a challenge, largely owing to the perception that water efficiency measures require significant investment 511 287 Lesedi exploring opportunities in Africa at PEWA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesedi-exploring-opportunities-in-africa-at-pewa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513253 1552313821 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784940_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA Lesedi continues to support Eskom in providing electricity to South Africa 511 287 French foreign minister visits local construction training academy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/french-foreign-minister-visits-local-construction-training-academy-2019-03-14 Creamer Media Reporter Education & Skills Development Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:48:00 +0200 514212 1552564241 1552553280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787165_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77679_2019-03-15_rer528-youthbuild.mp483527066French foreign minister visits local construction training academy. French foreign minister visits local construction training academy. NUM to march on Luthuli House on March 30 to protest Eskom unbundling https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-to-march-on-luthuli-house-on-march-30-to-protest-eskom-unbundling-2019-03-12 Terence Creamer ENERGY PROTEST Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:59:00 +0200 514059 1552457771 1552402740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786791_resized_num106111022duane.jpg 511 287 Better planning needed to ensure jobs for skilled persons in water, energy sectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-planning-needed-to-ensure-jobs-for-skilled-persons-in-water-energy-sectors-2019-03-12 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:40:00 +0200 514056 1552402357 1552401600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AMSA says contingency plans in place as Numsa strikes over ‘labour brokers’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-says-contingency-plans-in-place-as-numsa-strikes-over-labour-brokers-2019-03-12 Terence Creamer INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:00:00 +0200 514049 1552639876 1552399200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786772_resized_arcelormittalvanderbijlparkduanenew.jpeg AMSA's Vanderbijlpark steel mill 511 287 Social partnerships a cornerstone of skills development – Manamela https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/social-partnerships-a-cornerstone-of-skills-development-manamela-2019-03-12 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:59:00 +0200 514025 1552393602 1552388340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786717_resized_butimanamelamodimolleyouthcentre2015govtza1022.jpg Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Buti Manamela 511 287 VWSA provides 560 work opportunities under the YES programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vwsa-provides-560-work-opportunities-under-the-yes-programme-2019-03-06 Tasneem Bulbulia VEHICLES Wed, 06 Mar 2019 12:38:00 +0200 513460 1551868792 1551868680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Virtual reality emerging as a mainstream skills-development tool https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-reality-2019-03-01 Simone Liedtke EDUCATION & TRAINING Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511730 1551166892 1551391200 99999999999 Terence Creamer 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783565_resized_new.jpg 511 287