Engineering News | Education & Skills Development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Sat, 25 May 2019 17:42:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Embattled sector necessitates cost containment measures – AfriSam https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embattled-sector-necessitates-cost-containment-measures-afrisam-2019-05-24 Simone Liedtke Education & Skills Development Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518523 1558361611 1558648800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796407_resized_avibhooraafrisam04191022dylan.jpg AVI BHOORA AfriSam remains hopeful that the country’s embattled construction industry is at the end of the downward cycle 511 287 Denel announces last phase of offset programme for Malaysia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-announces-the-last-phase-of-its-offset-programme-to-malaysia-2019-05-24 Rebecca Campbell Defence Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519317 1558361618 1558648800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 YES helps position S Africa as credible springboard into continent again https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yes-helps-position-s-africa-as-credible-springboard-into-continent-again-2019-05-17 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR/ECONOMY Fri, 17 May 2019 11:44:00 +0200 520039 1558509024 1558086240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799761_resized_tashmiaismail0419dylan12022.jpg YES CEO Dr Tashmia Ismail-Saville 511 287 Eskom unbundling will allow for efficient and effective management https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-unbundling-will-allow-for-efficient-and-effective-management-2019-04-17 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518164 1557817861 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796178_resized_eskomprofessorsampsonmamphweli1705191022.jpg SAMPSON MAMPHWELI There is a greater need for a balanced energy mix between coal, gas and renewable energy 511 287 17-year-old pilot’s Cape-to-Cairo project to inspire other teenagers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/teenage-pilots-cape-to-cairo-project-to-inspire-other-teenagers-2019-05-17 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518926 1557817862 1558044000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Digital education offers new experiential training opportunities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-education-to-bring-experiential-training-2019-05-17 Schalk Burger Education & Training Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518364 1557817861 1558044000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rise in unemployment rate a call for government to revisit policies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rise-in-unemployment-rate-a-call-for-government-to-revisit-policies-2019-05-15 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Wed, 15 May 2019 12:36:00 +0200 519669 1557928994 1557916560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799036_resized_unileveragriculturesunflowerfarmmookgophong304131022duane.jpg 511 287 Unemployment rate rises to 27.6% in Q1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unemployment-rate-rises-to-276-in-q1-2019-05-14 Tasneem Bulbulia LABOUR Tue, 14 May 2019 16:23:00 +0200 519583 1557845634 1557843780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Applications open for another round of AlphaCode incubation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/applications-open-for-another-round-of-alphacode-incubation-2019-05-14 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 15:03:00 +0200 519561 1557839750 1557838980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ANC must use its mandate to transform and grow economy – BBC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-must-use-its-mandate-to-transform-and-grow-economy-bbc-2019-05-13 Sane Dhlamini Education & Skills Development Mon, 13 May 2019 11:44:00 +0200 519414 1557756714 1557740640 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798542_resized_anclogo1022.jpg 511 287 Young South African radio astronomers shine with MeerKAT observation proposals https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/young-south-african-radio-astronomers-shine-with-meerkat-observation-proposals-2019-05-07 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Tue, 07 May 2019 11:40:00 +0200 518989 1557223536 1557222000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797517_resized_meerkatskasa10221.jpg Some of MeerKAT’s 64 dishes 511 287 Busa calls on business community to allow employees to vote on May 8 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/busa-calls-on-business-community-to-allow-employees-to-vote-on-may-8-2019-05-06 Sane Dhlamini Education & Skills Development Mon, 06 May 2019 14:14:00 +0200 518893 1557148638 1557144840 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797328_resized_iecelectionsfranktrimbosflickr1022.jpg 511 287 Fifth IASP Africa president to be announced this month https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fifth-iasp-africa-president-to-be-announced-this-month-2019-05-03 Simone Liedtke SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Fri, 03 May 2019 16:03:00 +0200 518801 1556892303 1556892180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Built environment still plagued by falling-from-height accidents – federation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/built-environment-still-plagued-by-falling-from-height-accidents-federation-2019-05-03 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 03 May 2019 11:14:00 +0200 518754 1556875079 1556874840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796966_resized_workingatheightmsabackpackprovided201709151022.jpg 511 287 BMG World accredited as Eaton’s exclusive warranty centre in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bmg-world-accredited-as-eatons-exclusive-warranty-centre-in-africa-2019-04-16 Cameron Mackay Education & Skills Development Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517329 1556526122 1556834400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793901_resized_bmgnickymuller0420191022.jpg NICKY MULLER The warranty centre’s local team is headed up by Muller and has benefited from a recent skills upliftment programme 511 287 Ramaphosa addresses YES youth concerns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-addresses-yes-youth-concerns-2019-05-02 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Thu, 02 May 2019 16:02:00 +0200 518675 1556806079 1556805720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ramaphosa to receive update on Youth Employment Service https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-to-receive-update-on-youth-employment-service-2019-05-02 African News Agency Education & Skills Development Thu, 02 May 2019 09:38:00 +0200 518538 1556799360 1556782680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796447_resized_cyrilramaphosa100420191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 NUM calls for reskilling of Eskom workers to equip them for clean-energy jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-calls-for-reskilling-of-eskom-workers-to-equip-them-for-clean-energy-jobs-2019-04-30 Terence Creamer ENERGY & POLITICS Tue, 30 Apr 2019 16:15:00 +0200 518478 1556635003 1556633700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796349_resized_num106111022duane.jpg 511 287 Nedbank commits to further investment in Youth Employment Service https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nedbank-commits-to-further-investment-in-youth-employment-service-2019-04-26 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:44:00 +0200 518208 1556290597 1556286240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795830_resized_tashmiaismailmichaelbrownyesnedbanksigning04191022dylan.jpg YES CEO Tashmia Ismail-Saville and Nedbank CEO Mike Brown sign the CEO pledge 511 287 UCT adopts global ethics code, a first in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-adopts-global-ethics-code-a-first-in-africa-2019-04-24 Sashnee Moodley Education & Skills Development Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:44:00 +0200 517958 1556115602 1556109840 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795184_resized_uctuppercampuslandscapeview1022.jpg 511 287 Hoërskool Driehoek walkway rebuilt following collaborative community effort https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/horskool-driehoek-walkway-rebuilt-following-collaborative-community-effort-2019-04-24 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION Wed, 24 Apr 2019 08:54:00 +0200 517886 1556089046 1556088840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795056_resized_constructiondriehoekhighschoolnewbridge042019arcelormittalsa1022.jpg The newly built walkway at Hoërskool Driehoek, in Vanderbijlpark 511 287 Pandor opens Centre of Specialisation at False Bay college https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandor-opens-centre-of-specialisation-at-false-bay-college-2019-04-23 Tasneem Bulbulia EDUCATION & TRAINING Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:51:00 +0200 517865 1556115745 1556027460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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.https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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