Engineering News | Latest News https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/latest-news Wed, 27 May 2020 14:26:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 NWU comes up with creative solution to screen pupils for Covid-19 using cellphones https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nwu-comes-up-with-creative-solution-to-screen-pupils-for-covid-19-using-cellphones-2020-05-27 News24Wire Latest News Wed, 27 May 2020 14:23:00 +0200 554803 1590582269 1590582180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875569_resized_ltemobile1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Pandemic-induced slump in global energy investment risks locking in obsolete technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pandemic-induced-slump-in-global-energy-investment-risks-locking-in-obsolete-technologies-2020-05-27 Terence Creamer ENERGY INVESTMENT Wed, 27 May 2020 14:20:00 +0200 554801 1590582197 1590582000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875562_resized_fatihbirolbloomberg03191022.jpeg IEA executive director Dr Fatih Birol 511 287 South Africa's central bank says lenders can handle coronavirus crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-central-bank-says-lenders-can-handle-coronavirus-crisis-2020-05-27 Reuters Latest News Wed, 27 May 2020 14:15:00 +0200 554799 1590581836 1590581700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875556_resized_lesetjakganyago0319reuters1022.jpg SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Minerals Council president reflects on urgency of restoring economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minerals-council-president-reflects-on-urgency-of-restoring-economy-2020-05-27 Martin Creamer MINING INDUSTRY Wed, 27 May 2020 13:44:00 +0200 554792 1590580702 1590579840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875533_resized_mxolisimgojoonlinepicagm.jpg Minerals Council President Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 International and national air transport bodies appeal to South Africa to support its airlines https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-and-national-air-transport-bodies-appeal-to-south-africa-to-support-its-airlines-2020-05-27 Rebecca Campbell Latest News Wed, 27 May 2020 12:42:00 +0200 554785 1590577143 1590576120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Arrowhead performs above expectations in tough interim period https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arrowhead-performs-above-expectations-in-tough-interim-period-2020-05-27 Tasneem Bulbulia PROPERTY Wed, 27 May 2020 11:22:00 +0200 554768 1590574501 1590571320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SAA will not be resuming flights just yet, say BRPs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-will-not-be-resuming-flights-just-yet-say-brps-2020-05-27 Simone Liedtke AVIATION / SOEs Wed, 27 May 2020 11:18:00 +0200 554765 1590574345 1590571080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875463_resized_saa1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Iata reports that global airline debt as ballooned as a result of Covid-19 measures https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-reports-that-global-airline-debt-as-ballooned-as-a-result-of-covid-19-measures-2020-05-27 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 27 May 2020 10:58:00 +0200 554758 1590573397 1590569880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Datatec posts strong results as Westcon turns around fortunes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/datatec-posts-strong-results-as-westcon-turns-around-fortunes-2020-05-27 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Wed, 27 May 2020 10:39:00 +0200 554749 1590572328 1590568740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa's rand falls as Sino-US friction dents risk appetite https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-rand-falls-as-sino-us-friction-dents-risk-appetite-2020-05-27 Reuters Latest News Wed, 27 May 2020 09:41:00 +0200 554734 1590565445 1590565260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875413_resized_randcurrencycoinflagsouthafricaeconomy1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Reports of CEF acquiring Sasol’s fuel retail network dismissed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reports-of-cef-acquiring-sasols-fuel-retail-network-dismissed-2020-05-27 Terence Creamer ENERGY Wed, 27 May 2020 09:15:00 +0200 554730 1590564576 1590563700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875407_resized_paulvictorsasol02201022donna.jpg Sasol CFO Paul Victor 511 287 Environmental, social, governance integral to Prieska copper-zinc project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmental-social-governance-integral-to-orions-prieska-copper-zinc-project-2020-05-27 Martin Creamer COPPER & ZINC Wed, 27 May 2020 08:47:00 +0200 554727 1590568952 1590562020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875397_resized_prieskaprojectsitegenerallayout1022.jpg General layout of the Prieska project 511 287 Scopa unsatisfied with pace of DWS investigation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scopa-unsatisfied-with-pace-of-dws-investigation-2020-05-27 Creamer Media Reporter WATER Wed, 27 May 2020 08:41:00 +0200 554724 1590563145 1590561660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Bid documents for 2 000-MW emergency power being finalised after Nersa concurrence ‘milestone’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bid-documents-for-2-000-mw-emergency-power-being-finalised-after-nersa-concurrence-milestone-2020-05-26 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 26 May 2020 16:45:00 +0200 554707 1590505243 1590504300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875351_resized_solarkonkoonsies1022.jpg IPP Office working on scheme to procure 128 MW of additional energy from existing wind and solar farms 511 287 SAA getting ready to restart domestic flying https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-getting-ready-to-restart-domestic-flying-2020-05-26 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 26 May 2020 16:19:00 +0200 554700 1590503201 1590502740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 IT professionals report increased cybersecurity threats related to remote working https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/it-professionals-report-increased-cybersecurity-threats-related-to-remote-working-2020-05-26 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Tue, 26 May 2020 16:10:00 +0200 554698 1590503459 1590502200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 WEF provides action plan principles to combat Covid-19 cybersecurity risks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wef-provides-action-plan-principles-to-combat-covid-19-cybersecurity-risks-2020-05-26 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Tue, 26 May 2020 16:04:00 +0200 554695 1590503101 1590501840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Australian-led international astronomy team finds ring-of-fire galaxy in early universe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/australian-led-international-astronomy-team-finds-ring-of-fire-galaxy-in-early-universe-2020-05-26 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 26 May 2020 15:51:00 +0200 554689 1590502944 1590501060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875323_resized_pic1022.jpg Composite image of galaxy R5519 511 287 Development resumes at Kibo’s UK power plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/development-resumes-at-kibos-uk-power-plant-2020-05-26 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Tue, 26 May 2020 15:36:00 +0200 554687 1590502770 1590500160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DMRE to fast-track mining rights, capital projects to help save jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmre-to-fast-track-mining-rights-capital-projects-to-help-save-jobs-2020-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi GOVERNANCE Tue, 26 May 2020 15:35:00 +0200 554688 1590503661 1590500100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SANEDI says clean energy could boost country’s Covid-19 economic stimulus plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanedi-says-clean-energy-could-boost-countrys-covid-19-economic-stimulus-plan-2020-05-26 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 26 May 2020 15:23:00 +0200 554685 1590502290 1590499380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rolls Royce, Daimler to partner in fuel-cell generator alternative for data centres https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-daimler-to-partner-in-fuel-cell-generator-alternative-for-data-centres-2020-05-26 Simone Liedtke AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 26 May 2020 15:19:00 +0200 554681 1590501925 1590499140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875303_resized_automotivefuelcellfordatacentersrollsroycedaimler1022.jpg 511 287 Transnet reports recovery in some units, but still expects big Covid-19 revenue hit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-reports-recovery-in-some-operations-but-still-expects-big-covid-19-revenue-hit-2020-05-26 Terence Creamer TRANSNET Tue, 26 May 2020 15:00:00 +0200 554675 1590501607 1590498000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875285_resized_transnetfreightrail1110221013duane.jpeg 511 287 SA's economic reopening while Covid-19 numbers rise is unique – Mkhize https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sas-economic-reopening-while-covid-19-numbers-rise-is-unique-mkhize-2020-05-26 African News Agency Latest News Tue, 26 May 2020 14:23:00 +0200 554665 1590502339 1590495780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875264_resized_zwelimkhize4160320201022.jpg Health Minister Zweli Mkhize 511 287 South Africa’s virus fight pits government against scientists https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-virus-fight-pits-government-against-scientists-2020-05-26 , Bloomberg COVID-19 Tue, 26 May 2020 14:21:00 +0200 554667 1590496136 1590495660 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 CEF looks to buy Sasol assets to end losses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cef-looks-to-buy-sasol-assets-to-end-losses-2020-05-26 , Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 26 May 2020 14:06:00 +0200 554659 1590494925 1590494760 99999999999 , Bloomberg 0 0 Giflo celebrates ten years in the property industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/giflo-celebrates-ten-years-in-the-property-industry-2020-05-26 Simone Liedtke PROPERTY Tue, 26 May 2020 12:51:00 +0200 554655 1590491108 1590490260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875240_resized_propertyartistsrenderofbuildingbadjacenttobarloworldlogisticsbuildingatgiflosirenelinkprecinctdevelopment0520201022.jpg Artist's render of Building B adjacent to Barloworld Logistics building at Giflo's Irene Link Precinct development. 511 287 Nigerian govt seeks EPC contractor for Kumbotso power plant project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerian-govt-seeks-epc-contractor-for-kumbotso-power-plant-project-2020-05-26 Simone Liedtke SOLAR Tue, 26 May 2020 12:40:00 +0200 554653 1590489660 1590489600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Electrolux South Africa partners with PowerOptimal to sell solar geyser solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrolux-south-africa-partners-with-poweroptimal-to-sell-solar-geyser-solution-2020-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi SOLAR Tue, 26 May 2020 11:59:00 +0200 554639 1590487650 1590487140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 First attempt at space launch by Virgin Orbit fails https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-attempt-at-space-launch-by-virgin-orbit-fails-2020-05-26 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Tue, 26 May 2020 11:46:00 +0200 554635 1590487488 1590486360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875201_resized_cosmicgirllauncheronevo1022.jpg LauncherOne (bottom of picture) successfully ignites its first stage after being dropped by Boeing 747 “Cosmic Girl” (climbing away at the top of the picture) 511 287 Distell welcomes opening up of sector, but calls for clarity on key concerns https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/distell-welcomes-opening-up-of-sector-but-calls-for-clarity-on-key-concerns-2020-05-26 Tasneem Bulbulia BEVERAGES Tue, 26 May 2020 11:35:00 +0200 554633 1590487283 1590485700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trend Micro research highlights emerging deepfake ransomware, AI bot threats https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trend-micro-research-highlights-emerging-deepfake-ransomware-ai-bot-threats-2020-05-26 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Tue, 26 May 2020 10:45:00 +0200 554627 1590485962 1590482700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Festival of Motoring postponed to August 2021 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/festival-of-motoring-postponed-to-august-2021-2020-05-26 Chanel de Bruyn AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 26 May 2020 10:40:00 +0200 554625 1590485596 1590482400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BRPs granted leave to appeal interdict against retrenchments at SAA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brps-granted-leave-to-appeal-interdict-against-retrenchments-at-saa-2020-05-26 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 26 May 2020 10:19:00 +0200 554618 1590481937 1590481140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Famous Brands grows full-year cash and profits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/famous-brands-grows-full-year-cash-and-profits-2020-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi FOOD & BEVERAGE Tue, 26 May 2020 10:13:00 +0200 554617 1590481733 1590480780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875169_resized_famoursbrandsceodarrenhele0520201022.jpg Famous Brands CEO Darren Hele 511 287 Afrimat proposes Unicorn Capital buyout https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrimat-proposes-unicorn-capital-buyout-2020-05-26 Tasneem Bulbulia CONSTRUCTION Tue, 26 May 2020 10:12:00 +0200 554615 1590481521 1590480720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA schools make progress in getting ready to reopen on June 1 - education department https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-schools-make-progress-in-getting-ready-to-reopen-on-june-1---education-department-2020-05-26 African News Agency Latest News Tue, 26 May 2020 10:10:00 +0200 554613 1590501734 1590480600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875164_resized_angiemotshekgagovernmentza1022.jpg Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga 511 287 Mondi appoints new CFO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-appoints-new-cfo-2020-05-26 Donna Slater PAPER & PACKAGING Tue, 26 May 2020 10:05:00 +0200 554609 1590480868 1590480300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0