Engineering News | Nuclear https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/nuclear Thu, 18 Jul 2019 01:07:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Ayanda Myoli appointed as acting Necsa CEO as Robertson departs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ayanda-myoli-appointed-as-acting-necsa-ceo-as-robertson-departs-2019-07-17 Terence Creamer NECSA Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:10:00 +0200 525866 1563372272 1563365400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812131_resized_ayandamyoli1022.jpeg Ayanda Myoli 511 287 Radical plan to stem Necsa losses proposed and then withdrawn by board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radical-plan-to-stem-necsa-losses-proposed-and-then-withdrawn-by-board-2019-07-17-1 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:39:00 +0200 525830 1563372301 1563352740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812045_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane3.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s Pelindaba complex 511 287 South Africa needs to plan for new nuclear after 2045 – Mantashe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-needs-to-plan-for-new-nuclear-after-2045-mantashe-2019-07-11 Reuters NUCLEAR Thu, 11 Jul 2019 22:03:00 +0200 525390 1562875525 1562875380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gordhan says draft Eskom unbundling White Paper to be finalised soon https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-says-draft-eskom-unbundling-white-paper-to-be-finalised-soon-2019-07-11 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:25:00 +0200 525382 1562871467 1562855100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811062_resized_pravingordhan110220316duane.jpeg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Biggest concrete pour in UK history completed at nuclear plant site https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biggest-concrete-pour-in-uk-history-completed-at-nuclear-plant-site-2019-06-28 Bloomberg NUCLEAR ENERGY Fri, 28 Jun 2019 16:51:00 +0200 524198 1561733614 1561733460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Union gets set to oppose Necsa restructuring plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-denounces-state-nuclear-company-saying-retrenchments-and-asset-sales-planned-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522988 1561444572 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Necsa board states agency has dire finances https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-board-states-agency-has-dire-finances-and-assures-it-will-consult-all-stakeholders-2019-06-13 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Thu, 13 Jun 2019 12:30:00 +0200 522702 1560437285 1560421800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805130_resized_necsalogo1022.jpg Necsa logo 511 287 Union attacks Necsa board, claiming retrenchments and privatisations planned https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-attacks-necsa-board-claiming-retrenchments-and-privatisations-planned-2019-06-12 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:54:00 +0200 522558 1560341605 1560336840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804763_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane2.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s Pelindaba complex, west of Pretoria/Tshwane 511 287 Russia’s latest great game in Africa: energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/russias-latest-great-game-in-africa-energy-2019-06-10 African News Agency ENERGY Mon, 10 Jun 2019 09:30:00 +0200 522226 1560152799 1560151800 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 IEA urges support for research into small modular reactors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-urges-support-for-research-into-small-modular-reactors-2019-05-28 Terence Creamer NUCLEAR Tue, 28 May 2019 01:02:00 +0200 520935 1558962289 1558998120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 Nuclear 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 South African nuclear corporation CEO axed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-nuclear-corporation-ceo-axed-2019-05-14 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Tue, 14 May 2019 14:30:00 +0200 519553 1557845782 1557837000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798850_resized_jeffradebe280320191022.jpg Jeff Radebe 511 287 Construction of nuclear plants will reinvigorate local manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-of-nuclear-plants-will-reinvigorate-local-manufacturing-2019-05-10 Mamaili Mamaila Nuclear Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517922 1556885086 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795114_resized_nuclearindustrynuclearafricakoebergbucks1005191022.jpg POWER SAFETY Nuclear energy is the cheapest and safest way of producing power out of all the energy sources available in South Africa 511 287 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 Nuclear 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 Necsa releases new OSCAR version https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-releases-new-oscar-version-2019-05-10 Mamaili Mamaila Nuclear Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518032 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795360_resized_nuclearindustrynecsa01oscar51005191022.jpg NEXT GENERATION The OSCAR-5 system aims to respond to the challenging demands of the modern reactor analysis environment 511 287 Egypt pushes ahead with plans for nuclear power https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-pushes-ahead-with-plans-for-nuclear-power-2019-04-30 African News Agency NUCLEAR Tue, 30 Apr 2019 12:49:00 +0200 518426 1556626428 1556621340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Hulking nukes trying to get nimble in volatile power markets https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hulking-nukes-trying-to-get-nimble-in-volatile-power-markets-2019-04-18 Bloomberg NUCLEAR Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:16:00 +0200 517601 1555584370 1555571760 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Africa's sole nuclear plant undergoes revamp to extend lifespan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-sole-nuclear-plant-undergoes-revamp-to-extend-lifespan-2019-04-18 Bloomberg NUCLEAR Thu, 18 Apr 2019 08:40:00 +0200 517592 1555570146 1555569600 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794423_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation110220817duane.jpg 511 287 Necsa scientist in spotlight with award successes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-scientist-in-spotlight-with-award-successes-2019-04-02 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 02 Apr 2019 10:30:00 +0200 515967 1554198765 1554193800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gordhan: Radioactive leaks at Koeberg were 'negligible' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-radioactive-leaks-at-koeberg-were-negligible-2019-04-01 News24Wire Nuclear Mon, 01 Apr 2019 14:04:00 +0200 515868 1554120365 1554120240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790691_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation210221113duane.jpg Koeberg Nuclear Power Stations 511 287 Zuma says nuclear could've solved load-shedding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-says-nuclear-couldve-solved-load-shedding-2019-03-22 News24Wire Nuclear Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:40:00 +0200 515005 1553259165 1553258400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788809_resized_jacobzuma2018govt21022.jpg 511 287 Lesedi exploring opportunities in Africa at PEWA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesedi-exploring-opportunities-in-africa-at-pewa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Nuclear Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513253 1552313821 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784940_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA Lesedi continues to support Eskom in providing electricity to South Africa 511 287 Radioisotope maker faces heavy losses this year but should regain market share https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radioisotope-maker-faces-heavy-losses-this-year-but-should-regain-market-share-2019-03-15 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513318 1552313823 1552600800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Better planning needed to ensure jobs for skilled persons in water, energy sectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-planning-needed-to-ensure-jobs-for-skilled-persons-in-water-energy-sectors-2019-03-12 Marleny Arnoldi SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:40:00 +0200 514056 1552402357 1552401600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Policy uncertainty over nuclear build partly led to Necsa crisis, MPs told https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-uncertainty-over-nuclear-build-partly-led-to-necsa-crisis-mps-told-2019-03-05-1 African News Agency NUCLEAR Tue, 05 Mar 2019 15:58:00 +0200 513358 1551795420 1551794280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 NTP Radioisotopes faces heavy losses this year but is confident of regaining market share https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ntp-radioisotopes-faces-heavy-losses-this-year-but-is-confident-of-regaining-market-share-2019-02-27 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Wed, 27 Feb 2019 15:53:00 +0200 512816 1551339232 1551275580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783984_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane1.jpg An aerial view of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation complex at Pelindaba, which contains the NTP facilit 511 287 Lesedi Nuclear Services looks to African projects while it awaits IRP update https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesedi-nuclear-services-looks-to-african-projects-while-reipppp-is-on-hold-2019-02-26 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY SERVICES Tue, 26 Feb 2019 15:13:00 +0200 512690 1551189556 1551186780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783742_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg Lesedi Nuclear business development executive Shane Pereira 511 287 Event set to dissect the future of African energy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-set-to-dissect-the-future-of-african-energy-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Nuclear Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509626 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777612_resized_bbenergy50413duane1022.jpg AFRICA’S ENERGY FUTURE The Africa Energy Indaba will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre, in Johannesburg, from February 19 and 20 this year 511 287 Power utility business models set to change https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-utility-business-models-set-to-change-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Nuclear Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509632 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777608_resized_eskommedupipowerstationpowerlinelephalalelimpopo10214duane1022.jpg A CHANGING FUTURE Several disruptive forces are set to threaten the traditional power utility business model 511 287 GETI provides insights into talent environment for energy sectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geti-provides-insights-into-talent-environment-for-energy-sectors-2019-01-22 Tasneem Bulbulia ENERGY Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:33:00 +0200 509302 1548341471 1548160380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New board has important issues to consider regarding Necsa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-board-has-important-issues-to-consider-regarding-necsa-2019-01-18 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507364 1547542584 1547762400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rosatom invites African students to apply for nuclear studies scholarships in Russia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rosatom-invites-african-students-to-apply-for-nuclear-studies-scholarships-in-russia-2019-01-14 Tasneem Bulbulia NUCLEAR; EDUCATION Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:40:00 +0200 508475 1547470626 1547469600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UK's nuclear future fades as Hitachi exit follows Toshiba https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uks-nuclear-future-fades-as-hitachi-exit-follows-toshiba-2019-01-11 Bloomberg NUCLEAR Fri, 11 Jan 2019 12:59:00 +0200 508336 1547208953 1547204340 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 New Necsa board to consider important issues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-necsa-board-to-consider-important-issues-2018-12-13 Creamer Media Reporter Nuclear Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:59:00 +0200 507422 1544693198 1544691540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772281_resized_1022x575secondtakeen.jpg New Necsa board to consider important issues 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77020_2018-12-12_second_take_en_-_hd_web.mp495324740New Necsa board to consider important issues New Necsa board to consider important issues New Necsa board has important issues to consider https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-necsa-board-has-important-issues-to-consider-2018-12-11 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:27:00 +0200 507256 1544778808 1544538420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771879_resized_robadam103071022duane.jpg Necsa chairperson Dr Rob Adam 511 287 Energy Minister 'very confident' in new Necsa board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-minister-very-confident-in-new-necsa-board-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR ENERGY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:30:00 +0200 506984 1544193196 1544193000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Energy Minister highlights 'defiance' by Necsa CEO, board chairperson https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-minister-highlights-defiance-by-necsa-ceo-board-chairperson-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR ENERGY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:42:00 +0200 506977 1544193787 1544190120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0