Engineering News | Legislative Environment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/legislative-environment Tue, 23 Jul 2019 02:42:41 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Water, sanitation challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-sanitation-challenges-2019-07-19 Creamer Media Reporter Legislative Environment Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:48:00 +0200 526127 1563541292 1563529680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812830_resized_1022x575secondtakeen.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78971_2019-07-19_second_take_en_-_2.mp468496001Water, sanitation challenges Water, sanitation challenges Think-tank attacks SAX for failing to provide requested information https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/think-tank-attacks-state-owned-regional-airline-for-failing-to-provide-requested-information-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525073 1563260128 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Federation committed to small business growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-committed-to-small-business-growth-2019-07-02 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524435 1563260123 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809303_resized_seifsabrandedprofiletrainingcentre1907191022.jpg TECHNICAL SKILLS Seifsa’s training ensures that people in the metals and engineering sector become technically skilled individuals so that they can create products of high quality for the industry 511 287 Pre-eminent representation reaffirmed by Seifsa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-reaffirms-preeminent-representative-position-of-members-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524425 1563260124 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809300_resized_seifsabrandedprofileluciotrentini1907191022.jpg LUCIO TRENTINI It is imperative for companies to speak with one common voice when dealing with the challenges facing the sector 511 287 Federation looks forward to salary negotiations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-looks-forward-to-salary-negotiations-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524429 1563260125 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809278_resized_seifsabrandedprofilesibusisomthejana1907191022.jpg SIBUSISO MTHENJANA Companies want to know their rights and legal obligations towards employees 511 287 Sector still affected by economic downturn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economic-downturn-production-disruption-still-affects-me-sector-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524417 1563355633 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809290_resized_seifsabrandedprofilemichaelade190719dylan1022.jpg DR MICHAEL ADE The M&E sector has been very resilient, registering a slight quarterly annual increase in its share of the country’s gross domestic product 511 287 Seifsa intensifying role in metals and engineering sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-intensifying-role-in-metals-and-engineering-sector-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524422 1563456474 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809244_resized_seifsabrandedprofilekaizernyatsumba1907191022.jpg KAIZER NYATSUMBA The aspirations of the federation run concurrently with the aspirations of the sector, as well as those of the country 511 287 Repo rate cut welcomed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repo-rate-cut-welcomed-2019-07-18 Sane Dhlamini Legislative Environment Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:56:00 +0200 526104 1563516264 1563461760 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812695_resized_sarbbuilding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Altron reviewing options as City of Tshwane contract is set aside https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altron-reviewing-options-as-city-of-tshwane-contract-is-set-aside-2019-07-17 Nadine James TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIONS Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:18:00 +0200 525873 1563372197 1563365880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EOH says bribery, corruption limited to a few individuals, subsidiaries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eoh-says-bribery-corruption-limited-to-a-few-individuals-subsidiaries-2019-07-16 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:16:00 +0200 525708 1563288133 1563268560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811776_resized_stephenvancoller204191022.jpg EOH CEO Stephen van Coller 511 287 Jacob Zuma details ‘conspiracy’ against him https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jacob-zuma-details-conspiracy-against-him-2019-07-15 Sashnee Moodley Legislative Environment Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:42:00 +0200 525591 1563200009 1563187320 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811536_resized_jacobzuma15072019reuters1022.jpg Former President Jacob Zuma 511 287 Climate change takes priority in Creecy’s budget vote debate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-change-takes-priority-in-creecys-budget-vote-debate-2019-07-12 Nadine James ENIVIRONMENTAL Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:48:00 +0200 525489 1562939795 1562935680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811344_resized_barbaracreecygauteng0319.jpeg Barbara Creecy 511 312 Iata meets with Zimbabwean government over blocked airline revenues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iata-meets-with-zimbabwean-government-over-blocked-airline-revenues-2019-07-10 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Wed, 10 Jul 2019 15:24:00 +0200 525207 1562765740 1562765040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810644_resized_zimbabweflag21022.jpg Zimbabwean flag 511 287 Think-tank attacks State-owned regional airline for 'showing contempt for the law' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/think-tank-attacks-state-owned-regional-airline-for-showing-contempt-for-the-law-2019-07-09 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:48:00 +0200 525021 1562663062 1562662080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810260_resized_saexpressaircraft201010222.jpg A Bombardier CRJ700 regional jet in SA Express colours 511 287 South African unmanned aerial vehicle industry body created https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-uav-sector-federation-created-2019-07-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523652 1561992051 1562277600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Stakeholder collaboration can ensure cleaner air in SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stakeholder-collaboration-can-ensure-cleaner-air-in-south-africa-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522775 1562230595 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809329_resized_airqualitycontrolmanagementaboutairpollutionfrysmetalsbreakdown0507191022.jpg BAGHOUSE EXTRACTIONS About Air Pollution designed, fabricated and supplied various baghouse extraction systems, ducting and ancillary equipment from various furnaces for recycling company Fry’s Metals 511 287 Solutions provider to improve air monitoring service offering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solutions-provider-to-improve-air-monitoring-service-offering-2019-07-05 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523114 1562230668 1562277600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 World airline body calls for international alignment on restoring airworthiness of 737 MAX https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-airline-body-calls-for-international-alignment-on-restoring-airworthiness-of-737-max-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Fri, 28 Jun 2019 09:59:00 +0200 524107 1561710161 1561708740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808234_resized_comairsfirstmaxincomairbalivery1022.jpg The first Boeing 737 MAX acquired by South African operator Comair, in British Airways colours 511 287 Improving SA’s Doing Business ranking requires acceleration of reforms https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quest-to-improve-doing-business-ranking-achievable-but-challenging-2019-06-28 Nadine James ECONOMY Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523064 1561453379 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807211_resized_visible.jpg 511 287 Saice embarks on long-term expansion strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saice-embarks-on-long-term-expansion-strategy-2019-06-05 Cameron Mackay Branded Profile Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521857 1560839159 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803446_resized_gfipolifantsfonteinbridge40509creamermedia1022.jpg GROWING FORWARD The diversity panel and ‘Growing Forward’ strategy will allow the institution to develop policies that address gender diversity and inclusivity in the built environment industry 511 287 Regulations enable organisations to develop graduates https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-regulations-enable-organisations-to-develop-graduates-civils-masakheni-2019-06-04 Cameron Mackay Saice Branded Profile Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521804 1560839161 1561068000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803442_resized_allysonlawless0620171022.jpg ALLYSON LAWLESS Employers are mistaken in unrealistically expecting graduates to design and manage processes, projects and systems from their first day at work 511 287 Govt explores new approach to industrial policy implementation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-explores-new-approach-to-industrial-policy-implementation-2019-06-18 Nadine James ECONOMY Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:17:00 +0200 523030 1560868724 1560867420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DTI forges ahead with product standardisation task https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dti-forges-ahead-with-product-standardisation-task-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521475 1560239896 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802466_resized_manufacturingindabapreview01siyenza1406191022.jpg INDUSTRY GROWTH The DTI looks forward to exchanging lessons and experiences to unpack challenges and identify solutions for growth across the manufacturing sector 511 287 The Concrete Institute highlights composite road benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-concrete-institute-highlights-composite-road-benefits-2019-05-23 Cameron Mackay Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520617 1559824947 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800589_resized_concretebryanperriemdconcreteinstititute1022.jpg BRYAN PERRIE South African roads are predominantly asphalt, and The Concrete Institute has been trying to make inroads for the use of concrete for roads 511 287 ‘Blanket deviation’ does not exempt 1 MW to 10 MW projects from licensing process – Nersa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blanket-deviation-does-not-exempt-1-mw-to-10-mw-projects-from-licensing-process-nersa-2019-05-31 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 31 May 2019 16:25:00 +0200 521537 1559313690 1559312700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802598_resized_blackriverparkrooftoppv1022.jpg 511 287 Sector shows decline despite strong market growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sector-shows-decline-despite-strong-market-growth-2019-05-31 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519701 1559026786 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799106_resized_cpschemicalschemicalspetrochemicals2017bloomberg1022.jpg RAW MATERIALS Domestic chemical firms face multiple challenges such as access to appropriately priced feedstock, as well as large volumes of raw chemical materials that continue to be imported and are subject to exchange rate fluctuations 511 287 Rand tumbles on Cabinet anxiety, risk aversion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-tumbles-to-5-month-low-on-cabinet-anxiety-risk-aversion-2019-05-29 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 29 May 2019 10:14:00 +0200 521140 1559120200 1559117640 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 We need serious overhaul of Cabinet to attract foreign investment – Prof Duvenhage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/we-need-serious-overhaul-of-cabinet-to-attract-foreign-investment-duvenhage-2019-05-28 Sane Dhlamini Legislative Environment Tue, 28 May 2019 15:38:00 +0200 521072 1559052183 1559050680 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801670_resized_cyrilramaphosa6060220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Mkhwebane not fit for office – BLSA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mkhwebane-not-fit-for-office-blsa-2019-05-28 Sashnee Moodley Legislative Environment Tue, 28 May 2019 10:38:00 +0200 521032 1559049917 1559032680 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801581_resized_busisiwemkhwebane1022reuters.jpg Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane 511 287 South African seafarers given reprieve after 'white list' jobs scare – for now https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-seafarers-given-reprieve-after-white-list-jobs-scare-for-now-2019-05-28 News24Wire SHIPPING Tue, 28 May 2019 08:54:00 +0200 520982 1559026717 1559026440 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Carbon Tax Act signed into law, effective from June 1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-tax-act-signed-into-law-effective-from-june-1-2019-05-27 News24Wire Legislative Environment Mon, 27 May 2019 08:15:00 +0200 520876 1558969063 1558937700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801209_resized_cyrilramaphosa7060220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Public Protector finds Gordhan guilty of 'improper conduct' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-protector-finds-gordhan-guilty-of-improper-conduct-2019-05-24 News24Wire Legislative Environment Fri, 24 May 2019 14:37:00 +0200 520837 1558709759 1558701420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801117_resized_pravingordhan01161022duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 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 Legislative Environment 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 Nuclear is a solution to Eskom’s woes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-a-solution-to-eskom-woes-2019-05-17 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518383 1557817857 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798184_resized_mamailimamailadavenicholls0419dylan1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78344_2019-04-24_david_nicholis_-_2.mp473945919Retired Eskom Chief Nuclear Officer David Nicholls discusses the power utility, scan the barcode with your phones QR reader, or go to ‘Video Reports’ on www.engineeringnews.co.za/ Camerawork: Christo Greyling. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.04.2019 Retired Eskom Chief Nuclear Officer David Nicholls discusses the power utility, scan the barcode with your phones QR reader, or go to ‘Video Reports’ on www.engineeringnews.co.za/ Camerawork: Christo Greyling. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 24.04.2019 Antibribery, corruption compliance programme critical to combatting corruption – CDH https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/antibribery-corruption-compliance-programme-critical-to-combatting-corruption-cdh-2019-05-15 Simone Liedtke ANTIBRIBERY & CORRUPTION Wed, 15 May 2019 16:21:00 +0200 519697 1558002275 1557930060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Unreliability of coal power stations calls for a nuclear solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unreliability-of-coal-power-stations-calls-for-a-nuclear-solution-2019-05-10 Mamaili Mamaila Legislative Environment Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517924 1556885086 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795110_resized_nuclearindustrynuclearafricaredcollarnucleartechnician1005191022.jpg UPSKILLING It is difficult to create new programmes and qualifications when there is so much resistance towards the industry from government in terms of having nuclear energy play a more important role in the power sector 511 287 Mashaba calls for prioritisation of ‘neglected’ local government basics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mashaba-calls-for-prioritisation-of-neglected-local-government-basics-2019-04-30 Simone Liedtke STATE OF THE CITY Tue, 30 Apr 2019 16:54:00 +0200 518488 1556778166 1556636040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796367_resized_hermanmashabatimeslive1022.jpg City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba 511 287