Engineering News | Education & Skills Development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Tue, 26 May 2020 02:21:05 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Alcohol industry submits safety protocol proposals to govt https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alcohol-industry-submits-safety-protocol-proposals-to-govt-2020-05-25 Simone Liedtke COVID-19 / BREWERIES Mon, 25 May 2020 14:11:00 +0200 554498 1590409507 1590408660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AMCU calls for testing of all employees at affiliated workplaces https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amcu-calls-for-testing-of-all-employees-at-affiliated-workplaces-2020-05-25 Donna Slater LABOUR Mon, 25 May 2020 11:44:00 +0200 554473 1590418570 1590399840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Regenesys pledges R100m to lower tuition fees during lockdown https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regenesys-pledges-r100m-to-lower-tuition-fees-during-lockdown-2020-05-22 Donna Slater EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 22 May 2020 16:31:00 +0200 554397 1590158151 1590157860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 University of Pretoria appoints interim dean for GIBS https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/university-of-pretoria-appoints-interim-dean-for-gibs-2020-05-22 Marleny Arnoldi APPOINTMENTS Fri, 22 May 2020 08:05:00 +0200 554290 1590129262 1590127500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874462_resized_drmorrismthombeniup1022.jpg University of Pretoria executive director of faculty Dr Morris Mthombeni 511 287 Construction sector survival requires fresh approach https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-sector-survival-requires-fresh-approach-2020-05-22 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553019 1589531987 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872016_resized_constructionuniversityofpretoria2205201022.jpg DECISIVE ACTION For the construction industry to thrive, opportunism will need to be dealt with immediately and decisively 511 287 Pandemic, economic challenges to shape industry direction https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-economic-challenges-to-shape-industry-direction-2020-05-22 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552911 1589869442 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871633_resized_constructionmacsteelceomikebenfield2205201022.jpg MIKE BENFIELD The construction and steel sectors – including the larger manufacturing industry – are “hand-in-glove” 511 287 Built-environment growth a focus for regulator https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regulator-focused-on-accelerating-built-environment-growth-2020-05-22 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552057 1589869442 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871630_resized_constructionnrcsregulationsandrules2205201022.jpg TOWING THE LINE The National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications’ National Building Regulations division assists with the upkeep of the National Building Regulations and Building Standards Act 511 287 Expert enhances skills https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demolition-expert-enhances-skills-base-2020-05-22 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549702 1589869442 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000864635_resized_constructionbankoflisbondemolitionsequencepic22205201022.jpg KIND OF A BIG DEAL The Bank of Lisbon building implosion on November 24 2019 is the tallest reinforced concrete-frame building ever imploded by Jet Demolition 511 287 Pandemic heightens existing construction sector woes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-heightens-existing-construction-sector-woes-2020-05-22 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552573 1589869446 1590098400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871618_resized_constructionasaqschristellebown2205201022.jpg CHRISTELLE BOWN It is important to address the difficulties caused by the onerous conditions prescribed when tendering for professional services 511 287 Lifting of cigarette sale prohibition will improve tobacco farming economics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifting-of-cigarette-sale-prohibition-will-improve-tobacco-farming-economics-2020-05-21 Donna Slater Education & Skills Development Thu, 21 May 2020 16:37:00 +0200 554277 1590072729 1590071820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CFOs in Africa take steps to provide safe working environments for their employees https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cfos-in-africa-take-steps-to-provide-safe-working-environments-for-their-employees-2020-05-21 Donna Slater COVID-19 Thu, 21 May 2020 16:30:00 +0200 554274 1590072933 1590071400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874418_resized_dionshangojoburgindaba1018dylan1022.jpg PwC Africa CEO Dion Shango 511 287 Masondo reiterates projections of economic downturn, increased demand on health services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/masondo-reiterates-projections-of-economic-downturn-increased-demand-on-health-services-2020-05-21 Simone Liedtke COVID-19 Thu, 21 May 2020 12:34:00 +0200 554193 1590057928 1590057240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000874212_resized_deputyfinanceministerdrdavidmasondo052020ujzoomwebinar1022.jpg Deputy Finance Minister Dr David Masondo 511 287 NUM concerned about high numbers of Covid-19 in mines, at Eskom operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-concerned-about-high-numbers-of-covid-19-in-mines-at-eskom-operations-2020-05-21 Donna Slater Education & Skills Development Thu, 21 May 2020 09:55:00 +0200 554155 1590048735 1590047700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Industroclean offers tips for employers to enhance hygiene, health https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industroclean-offers-tips-for-employers-to-enhance-hygiene-health-2020-05-20 Tasneem Bulbulia COVID-19 Wed, 20 May 2020 17:06:00 +0200 554115 1589992825 1589987160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Labour Court came to wrong conclusion in SAA business rescue case, says law firm https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/labour-court-came-to-wrong-conclusion-in-saa-business-rescue-case-says-law-firm-2020-05-20 Tasneem Bulbulia LABOUR Wed, 20 May 2020 17:05:00 +0200 554114 1589992533 1589987100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CBE says it needs to recapacitate to overcome industry challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cbe-says-it-needs-to-recapacitate-to-overcome-industry-challenges-2020-05-20 Donna Slater CONSTRUCTION/TRANSFORMATION Wed, 20 May 2020 16:39:00 +0200 554108 1589986699 1589985540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CIDB plans realignment with original mandate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cidb-plans-realignment-with-original-mandate-2020-05-20 Donna Slater CONSTRUCTION Wed, 20 May 2020 16:22:00 +0200 554104 1589986449 1589984520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 8.1% of survey respondents lost jobs, close businesses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/81-of-survey-respondents-lost-jobs-close-businesses-2020-05-20 Simone Liedtke COVID-19 Wed, 20 May 2020 16:00:00 +0200 554093 1589984554 1589983200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Digitalisation of manufacturing offers potential to increase efficiency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-of-manufacturing-offers-potential-to-increase-efficiency-2020-05-19 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Tue, 19 May 2020 08:47:00 +0200 553842 1589871728 1589870820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Planned move to Level 3 lockdown positive, but longer-term foresight urgently needed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/planned-move-to-level-3-lockdown-positive-but-longer-term-foresight-urgently-needed-2020-05-18 Donna Slater Education & Skills Development Mon, 18 May 2020 14:39:00 +0200 553788 1589807619 1589805540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000873431_resized_busimavuso1022.jpg BLSA CEO Busi Mavuso 511 287 International students in Germany offered interest-free loans https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-students-in-germany-offered-interest-free-loans-2020-05-18 Sane Dhlamini Education & Skills Development Mon, 18 May 2020 12:35:00 +0200 553762 1589811246 1589798100 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000873352_resized_germany1022.jpg 511 287 Tips launches Covid-19 weekly monitor https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tips-launches-covid-19-weekly-monitor-2020-05-15 Donna Slater Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 May 2020 15:42:00 +0200 553652 1589550986 1589550120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UIF now pays TERS funds directly to employees, ups call centre capacity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uif-now-pays-ters-funds-directly-to-employees-ups-call-centre-capacity-2020-05-15 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Fri, 15 May 2020 14:53:00 +0200 553639 1589548658 1589547180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000873089_resized_thulasnxesi2employmentandlabourdepartment09191022dylan.jpg Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi 511 287 Dept reaching out to domestic workers, farm labourers to apply for UIF lockdown benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dept-reaching-out-to-domestic-workers-farm-labourers-to-apply-for-uif-lockdown-benefits-2020-05-15 Tasneem Bulbulia COVID-19; LABOUR Fri, 15 May 2020 10:12:00 +0200 553600 1589530911 1589530320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local procurement lags in public, private sectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-procurement-lags-in-public-private-sectors-2020-05-15 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551865 1589281409 1589493600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000869283_resized_valves2rgrtechnologies1505201022.jpg MAPPING THE WAY FORWARD RGR Technologies looks forward to slowly introducing three-dimensional printing into its processes to assist with the manufacture of valve parts 511 287 Pandemic prompts supplier’s tech aspirations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-prompts-suppliers-tech-aspirations-2020-05-15 Mamaili Mamaila Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 551860 1589281433 1589493600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000869280_resized_valvespacevalves1505201022.jpg IN TOUCH WITH THE TRENDS Pace Valves is no stranger to developments in valve automation 511 287 PwC finds most businesses are considering operational changes as they reopen https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pwc-finds-most-businesses-are-considering-operational-changes-as-they-reopen-2020-05-13 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Wed, 13 May 2020 12:26:00 +0200 553327 1589366745 1589365560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Dealing with Covid-19 impact calls for moral resilience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dealing-with-covid-19-impact-calls-for-moral-resilience-2020-05-11 Tasneem Bulbulia COVID-19 Mon, 11 May 2020 16:46:00 +0200 553069 1589208935 1589208360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ViroGOLD launches back-to-school label design competition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/virogold-launches-back-to-school-label-design-competition-2020-05-11 Simone Liedtke COVID-19 Mon, 11 May 2020 16:09:00 +0200 553060 1589207124 1589206140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 People need to adapt to new normal or risk mental health fallout https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/people-need-to-adapt-to-new-normal-or-risk-mental-health-fallout-2020-05-11 Donna Slater COVID-19 Mon, 11 May 2020 15:39:00 +0200 553051 1589205281 1589204340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CCMA to publish directive on its new way of working by May 9 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ccma-to-publish-directive-on-its-new-way-of-working-by-may-9-2020-05-08 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Fri, 08 May 2020 16:25:00 +0200 552945 1588949229 1588947900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871546_resized_computerinternet1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Digital solutions could improve return-to-work, staff permit processes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-solutions-could-improve-return-to-work-staff-permit-processes-2020-05-08 Donna Slater LABOUR Fri, 08 May 2020 16:13:00 +0200 552942 1588948877 1588947180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 As opposition to Level 4 grows, economists debate easing options https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/as-opposition-to-level-4-grows-economists-debate-easing-options-2020-05-08 Terence Creamer COVID-19 LOCKDOWN Fri, 08 May 2020 15:55:00 +0200 552936 1589180927 1588946100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871530_resized_cashlessatmgroceriesconsumer040520201022.jpg 511 287 Covid-19 pandemic underscores the need for inclusive growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/covid-19-pandemic-underscores-the-need-for-inclusive-growth-2020-05-08 Tasneem Bulbulia DEVELOPMENT Fri, 08 May 2020 15:25:00 +0200 552923 1588946556 1588944300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mchunu urges public servants to be ambassadors of govt as they return to work https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mchunu-urges-public-servants-to-be-ambassadors-of-govt-as-they-return-to-work-2020-05-08 Sane Dhlamini Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 May 2020 14:56:00 +0200 552917 1588946610 1588942560 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871490_resized_senzomchunu080520201022.jpg Minister for Public Service and Administration Senzo Mchunu 511 287 Business adaptation key to post-Covid-19 success − Kearney https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-adaptation-key-to-post-covid-19-success-kearney-2020-05-08 Donna Slater ECONOMY Fri, 08 May 2020 14:16:00 +0200 552909 1588942334 1588940160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TERS payments reach R9.47bn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ters-payments-reach-r947bn-2020-05-08 Donna Slater LABOUR Fri, 08 May 2020 10:44:00 +0200 552850 1588931033 1588927440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0