Engineering News | Education & Skills Development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/education Wed, 10 Aug 2022 19:40:24 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 WindAc Africa to showcase research that focuses on latest developments in wind energy sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/windac-africa-entries-open-for-latest-developments-in-wind-energy-sector-2022-08-10 Donna Slater RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 10 Aug 2022 15:42:00 +0200 623662 1660141961 1660138920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Business confidence improves on 2020 benchmark, says Sacci https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-confidence-improves-on-2020-benchmark-says-sacci-2022-08-10 Donna Slater TRADE Wed, 10 Aug 2022 11:49:00 +0200 623604 1660138692 1660124940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UCT Genesis project to launch another eight start-ups at yearly event https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-genesis-project-to-launch-another-eight-startups-at-yearly-event-2022-08-08 Tasneem Bulbulia SKILLS DEVELOPMENT & EDUCATION Mon, 08 Aug 2022 16:12:00 +0200 623489 1659968958 1659967920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidarity sends list of 300 power experts to Gordhan, Eskom https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-sends-list-of-300-power-experts-to-gordhan-eskom-2022-08-04 Donna Slater ELECTRICITY Thu, 04 Aug 2022 16:15:00 +0200 623214 1659625516 1659622500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Anglo launches start-up incubator programme across its operations’ communities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anglo-launches-start-up-incubator-programme-across-its-operations-communities-2022-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi ENTREPRENEURSHIP Wed, 03 Aug 2022 11:14:00 +0200 623006 1659519346 1659518040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company drives investment in automotive sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-drives-investment-in-automotive-sector-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621149 1658910337 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011662_resized_automotiveindustryagilecapitallizkolobe07221022.jpg LIZ KOLOBE Growing the companies we invest in will have a positive impact on the sector and the South African economy 511 287 Q1 recovery exceeds expectations – industry body https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/q1-recovery-exceeds-expectations---industry-body-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621146 1658910567 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011655_resized_automotiveindustrynaamsadylan07221022.jpg LIFTING IT UP The new vehicle market has outperformed expectations according to industry body Naamsa 511 287 New trends boost need for project skills development https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-trends-boost-need-for-project-skills-development-2022-07-13 Cameron Mackay Education & Skills Development Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621051 1659005146 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001014307_resized_pmigeorgeasamanimd0720221022.jpg GEORGE ASAMANI We want to engage with traditional project managers and change-makers are brought in to implement some kind of change in an organisation 511 287 Drive to develop EV manufacturing launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drive-to-develop-ev-manufacture-launched-2022-07-29 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621145 1658910476 1659045600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011651_resized_automotiveindustryoxyonvirensookhun07221022.jpg VIREN SOOKHUN Oxyon is also looking at creating training programmes for people, especially the youth, who have never worked in the automotive manufacturing industry before to make an entry into EV manufacturing 511 287 Regional welding institute supports creation of an African School of Nuclear Excellence https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regional-welding-institute-supports-creation-of-an-african-school-of-nuclear-excellence-2022-07-27 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 27 Jul 2022 12:13:00 +0200 622340 1658918841 1658916780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 UK to sponsor development of industry competency models for NEVs in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yakhifuture-interactive-online-platform-launched-as-part-of-naacams-high-gear-initiative-2022-07-23 Darren Parker AUTOMOTIVE Sat, 23 Jul 2022 07:09:00 +0200 622024 1658738740 1658552940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001013463_resized_naacamrenaimoothilal1022.jpg NAACAM executive director Renai Moothilal 511 287 Seifsa relaunches its training centre https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-relaunches-its-training-centre-2022-07-22 Tasneem Bulbulia EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 22 Jul 2022 16:21:00 +0200 622020 1658500414 1658499660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001013454_resized_seifsatrainingcentreinside1022.jpg Inside the training centre 511 287 TUT team wins South Africa’s first closed-track solar vehicle challenge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tut-team-wins-south-africas-first-closed-track-solar-vehicle-challenge-2022-07-22 Darren Parker SOLAR/AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 22 Jul 2022 15:47:00 +0200 622000 1658498830 1658497620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001013411_resized_ilangawinners1022.jpg Tshwane University of Technology Solar Team and their winning Sunchaser IV solar vehicle 511 287 Anglo American renews local education programme with R510m investment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anglo-american-renews-local-education-programme-with-r510m-investment-2022-07-22 Donna Slater SKILLS DEVELOPMENT & TRAINING Fri, 22 Jul 2022 15:33:00 +0200 621996 1658498105 1658496780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001013402_resized_angloamericannolithafakude0722donna1022.jpg Anglo American South Africa chairperson Nolitha Fakude 511 287 CSIR acknowledges eight young scientists for innovative research solutions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-acknowledges-eight-young-scientists-for-innovative-research-solutions-2022-07-19 Donna Slater SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 19 Jul 2022 14:18:00 +0200 621567 1658233427 1658233080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001012597_resized_drndumisocingocsirhandingprizetoemergingresearcherviveyphasha07221022.jpg CSIR strategic partnership manager Dr Ndumiso Cingo hands a prize to emerging researcher Vivey Phasha 511 287 Numsa signs above-inflation increase for Eskom Rotek members https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-signs-above-inflation-increase-for-eskom-rotek-members-2022-07-15 Donna Slater LABOUR Fri, 15 Jul 2022 15:03:00 +0200 621302 1657892638 1657890180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company guides application of design code https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-guides-application-of-design-code-2022-07-15 Sabrina Jardim Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619858 1657195856 1657836000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009237_resized_hilti1enfasteners07221022.jpg CODE BENEFITS The SANS 51992-4 code allows for consistency in the construction industry by providing a standard that engineers can use when designing fasteners 511 287 VSD supplied for compressor test bench https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airplane-motor-compressor-test-bench-gets-new-drive-2022-06-30 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619767 1657703856 1657836000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009029_resized_compressorsmotorsgemv7000rangeofvsds1022.jpg TRIED & TESTED The new VSD system supplied by GE to Safran Aero Boosters will be sued on an airplane motor compressor test bench 511 287 Compressors delivered to cement factory https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companys-air-compressors-suit-multiple-sectors-2022-07-15 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619766 1657703931 1657836000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009022_resized_compressorsairmotorsvacuumpumpsintegratedairsolutions1022.jpg GREENER OPTION The ELGi AB Series of oil free compressors offers a cleaner greener option to clients 511 287 Compressor range well received by market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compressor-range-well-received-by-market-2022-07-15 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619772 1657705133 1657836000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009040_resized_compressorsairmotorsdrivesarticdriers1022.jpg CLEANER CLEARER Two large air dryers from the Sahara range of compressed air dryers is being used for clean instrument air at a cement plant 511 287 New facility opened in the US https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vacuum-technology-specialist-opens-new-facility-2022-07-15 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 15 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619781 1657705626 1657836000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Numsa suspends deputy president Ntlokotse, finalises national congress plans https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-suspends-deputy-president-ntlokotse-finalises-national-congress-plans-2022-07-13 Donna Slater LABOUR Wed, 13 Jul 2022 16:17:00 +0200 621064 1657723121 1657721820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New standards for municipalities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-standards-target-municipal-procurement-teams-2022-07-08 Mandisa Nyathi Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619209 1657179287 1657231200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001008066_resized_ticsabsjodisholtz08071022.jpg STANDARD ENFORCEMENT Companies must strive to use quality products 511 287 800 students enter water tech challenge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/challenge-breeds-water-preservation-problem-solvers-2022-07-08 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619299 1656937163 1657231200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Programme aims to improve water value chain https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/programme-aims-to-improve-water-value-chain-2022-07-08 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619121 1657178899 1657231200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001007636_resized_waterengineeringinfrastructureuniversityofpretoria07221022.jpg POOR POTABILITY The lack of water infrastructure in South Africa is clearly indicated by its lack of potable water 511 287 Pumps project under way https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-subcontracted-for-pumpstation-project-2022-07-08 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619138 1657179125 1657231200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001007679_resized_waterengineeringinfrastructurebrimisengtesting07221022.jpg TAKE A TEST The advanced and comprehensive fleet of valve testing equipment Brimis Engineering offers is also mobile 511 287 More resilient infrastructure needed to protect water quality https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-resilient-infrastructure-needed-to-protect-water-quality-2022-07-08 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619125 1657271525 1657231200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001007664_resized_waterengineeringinfrastrcturesrkconsultingwatertreatmentplant07221022.jpg FLOOD GATES Recent flooding in Kwa-Zulu Natal has drastically affected the water infrastructure in the area 511 287 Progress in pipeline project witnessed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-project-making-progress-after-lag-2022-07-08 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619136 1657271560 1657231200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001007675_resized_waterengineeringinfrastrcturedepartmentofwatersanitationsenzomchunugiyaniwater07221022.jpg SENZO MCHUNU The raw water bulk supply pipeline has been promised to the people of Giyani for a long time 511 287 Meters supplied for water project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meters-to-assist-with-water-saving-project-2022-07-08 Halima Frost Education & Skills Development Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619122 1658152200 1657231200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Training authority, Forge sign MoU to bridge ICT skills gap https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/training-authority-forge-sign-mou-to-bridge-ict-skills-gap-2022-07-06 Schalk Burger SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Wed, 06 Jul 2022 14:52:00 +0200 620434 1657115334 1657111920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Just Transition Framework means South Africa can ‘proceed apace’ with $8.5bn partnership https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/just-transition-framework-means-south-africa-can-proceed-apace-with-85bn-partnership-2022-07-05 Terence Creamer JUST TRANSITION Tue, 05 Jul 2022 16:50:00 +0200 620323 1657273120 1657032600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001010011_resized_cyrilramaphosa327oct20201022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Unions sign 7% Eskom wage offer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unions-set-to-sign-7-eskom-wage-offer-2022-07-05 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Tue, 05 Jul 2022 14:40:00 +0200 620289 1657031022 1657024800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009951_resized_numsaecofriendlyunionofficeingauteng10513duaneonlinenew.jpeg 511 287 SAS renews Global Academic Programme partnership with NWU https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sas-renews-global-academic-programme-partnership-with-nwu-2022-07-05 Schalk Burger EDUCATION & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 05 Jul 2022 10:08:00 +0200 620244 1657009801 1657008480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom attributes three stages of load-shedding to wildcat strike https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-attributes-three-stages-of-load-shedding-to-wildcat-strike-2022-07-01 Terence Creamer ESKOM CRISIS Fri, 01 Jul 2022 13:00:00 +0200 619994 1656685059 1656673200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009498_resized_andrederuyter1022copy.jpg Eskom CEO André de Ruyter 511 287 Police have opened two cases of intimidation related to Eskom protests https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/police-have-opened-two-cases-of-intimidation-related-to-eskom-protests-2022-07-01 News24Wire Education & Skills Development Fri, 01 Jul 2022 11:31:00 +0200 619956 1656684433 1656667860 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001009435_resized_eskombuilding30072019bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Best practices for small businesses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/best-practices-for-small-businesses-2022-06-24 Mandisa Nyathi Education & Skills Development Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 618427 1656413342 1656626400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001006348_resized_ceshawngamazimile2406.jpeg NECESSARY EXPERIENCE Experienced engineers are crucial within such a critical and technically-minded sector such as engineering. 511 602 Cesa challenges Sanral’s decision to cancel tender https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-challenges-sanrals-decision-to-cancel-tender-2022-06-24 Mandisa Nyathi Education & Skills Development Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 618433 1656398357 1656626400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001006384_resized_sanraln2msikababridgesouthpylonlegsconstructionnorthernbankconstructionvisible580macrossthemsikabagorge202210221.jpg TENDER DEBACLE Cesa is challenging Sanral’s decision to cancel 17.5-billion in tenders 511 287