Engineering News | Southern African Institute of Welding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/sa-institute-of-welding Thu, 21 Oct 2021 12:50:55 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Welding register mitigates recruitment challenge https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-register-mitigates-recruitment-challenge-2021-08-20 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592813 1630391591 1630620000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company strives for gender parity for women https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-strives-for-gender-parity-for-women-2021-08-19 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592739 1630584892 1630620000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957504_resized_saiwfeaturejohnthompson1022.jpg WORK FOR IT Women often have to earn the respect of the men that they work with and prove that they have the skills required to be qualified welders and artisans 511 287 Institute set to open school in Middelburg https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-set-to-open-school-in-middelburg-2021-08-20 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592818 1630584960 1630620000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Institute launches flexible payment plan for courses https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-launches-flexible-payment-plan-for-courses-2021-08-20 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592816 1630585027 1630620000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Welding solutions supplied by service provider https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/optimal-welding-solutions-and-products-supplied-by-service-provider-2021-06-17 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587010 1630647934 1630620000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New product range decreases welding risks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-product-range-decreases-welding-risks-2020-09-04 Halima Frost Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 04 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562545 1598033421 1599170400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000893743_resized_saiwbmgmobilepro09201022.jpg MOBILE SAFETY BMG's Plymovent solution allows for a mobile extraction unit to be placed at the source of the fumes improving safety on site 511 287 New welding helmet offers better clarity https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-welding-helmet-offers-better-clarity-2020-09-04 Halima Frost Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 04 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562543 1598965360 1599170400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000893740_resized_saiwesabsavage09201022.jpg AESTHETICALLY EASING The new welding helmet offered by ESAB Welding & Cutting enhances the clarity and colour seen by the welder, allowing for better welds 511 287 Digital platforms used for lectures https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-institute-uses-digital-platforms-for-lectures-2020-09-04 Halima Frost Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 04 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562539 1599216115 1599170400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000893734_resized_saiwsaiwfeaturevirtualtraining09201022.jpg STIMULATING SIMULATOR The SAIW is using a welding simulator to enable students to gain hands-on experience before entering the workforce 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/83164_2020-08-17_saiw.mp418254088Southern African Institute of Welding executive director John Tarboton and business development manager Etienne Nell discuss welding students’ use of simulation and digital training. Southern African Institute of Welding executive director John Tarboton and business development manager Etienne Nell discuss welding students’ use of simulation and digital training. SAIW helps Ethiopia to train welders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-helps-ethiopia-to-train-welders-2020-09-04 Halima Frost Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 04 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562536 1599216143 1599170400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000893737_resized_saiwsaiwfeaturesimulationethiopia09201022.jpg TRAINING SPARK Southern African Institute of Welding is helping the Centre of Excellence for Engineering in Ethiopia boost its qualified welder capacity 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/83163_2020-08-17_saiw2.mp413395465Southern African Institute of Welding Certifications CEO Herman Potgieter discusses the institute’s involvement in Africa and more so Ethiopia. Southern African Institute of Welding Certifications CEO Herman Potgieter discusses the institute’s involvement in Africa and more so Ethiopia. Institute developing app for students https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-developing-app-for-students-2020-09-04 Halima Frost Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 04 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 562542 1599216241 1599170400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000893731_resized_saiwsaiwfeatureprospectusapp19201022.jpg PATH FINDER The new Prospectus app being introduced by The Southern African Institute of Welding will help prospective welders chose their career path 511 287 Foundation partners with companies to develop welding skills https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/foundation-partners-with-companies-to-develop-welding-skills-2019-08-20 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529221 1567492430 1567720800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000819701_resized_saiwfeaturesaiwfoundation0820191022.jpg SIDE BY SIDE SAIW provides the required institutional training, while the partner company can either provide workplace training or assist in placing the apprentices with an employer organisation Seen here is:Landi Xaba, SAIW lecturer David Makoge and Mmaphete Boipeto Robin Phete 511 287 Institute focused on upskilling of welders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/institute-focused-on-upskilling-of-welders-2019-08-20 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529215 1567492430 1567720800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000819684_resized_saiwfeaturejimguild0820191022.jpg JIM GUILD Welding is a primary production process across all industries and offers opportunities at all levels of education and in all types of fields 511 287 Positive response to SAIW’s newly launched programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/positive-response-to-saiws-newly-launched-programme-2019-08-20 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529209 1567492430 1567720800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000819661_resized_saiwfeaturesheltonzichawo0820191022.jpg SHELTON ZICHAWO From a local industry perspective, the advantages of the new Welding Inspectors programme are enormous 511 287 SAIW ventures into Kenyan training programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-ventures-into-kenyan-training-programme-2019-08-20 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529218 1567492430 1567720800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000819848_resized_saiwfeaturesaiwkenya0820191022.jpg SETTING UP SHOP The SAIW works with local organisations to help them set up and establish suitable training facilities with skilled staff 511 287 Company becomes first validation facility in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-becomes-first-validation-facility-in-s-africa-2019-08-22 Khutso Maphatsoe Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529486 1568019309 1567720800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Technology changes the future of welding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-changes-the-future-of-welding-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:03:00 +0200 496477 1535985409 1536271380 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749063_resized_lincoln1022.jpg MEETING THE FUTURE The Lincoln Robotic ClassMate is a complete robotic training solution designed to meet the need for advanced manufacturing training 511 511 SAIW develops NDT in SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-develops-ndt-in-s-africa-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496463 1535985408 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749060_resized_haroldjansenpic1022.jpg HAROLD JANSEN The International Organization for Standardisation 9712 has evolved significantly over the past 30 years 511 287 SAIW receives robot welding system for training https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-receives-robot-welding-system-for-training-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496444 1535985408 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749684_resized_terryrosenberg1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/75765_2018-08-24_yaskawa_cg_-_hd_web.mp448422443Yaskawa Southern Africa chairperson and key account manager Terry Rosenberg provides his perspective on robotic welding in South Africa, and Yaskawa’s relationship with the Southern African Institute of Welding. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Yaskawa Southern Africa chairperson and key account manager Terry Rosenberg provides his perspective on robotic welding in South Africa, and Yaskawa’s relationship with the Southern African Institute of Welding. Camerawork & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. High demand for SAIW fabricator certification https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-fabricator-certification-in-high-demand-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496783 1535985409 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749640_resized_hermanpotgieterpic1022.jpg HERMAN POTGIETER I'm encouraged by the growing demand for Welding Fabricators Certification Scheme in the country 511 287 Welding company embarks on massive expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-company-embarks-on-massive-expansion-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496474 1535985409 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749643_resized_tosvarnsdorftandemmill1022.jpg GROWTH Hydra Arc is undertaking a massive expansion of its Sky Hill facility to position the company as the 'can-do' destination for local and regional work 511 287 Seventy years of weld training https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seventy-years-of-weld-training-2018-09-07 Donald Makhafola Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496458 1535985411 1536271200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749057_resized_seanblake1022.jpg SEAN BLAKE The Southern African Institute of Welding offers students world-class education in welding 511 287 Artisan training to benefit welders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/artisan-training-to-benefit-welders-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462892 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674223_resized_inaction2017hydraarc1022.jpg IN ACTION Hydra-Arc’s Mshiniwami artisan academy is training 400 welders and 300 boilermakers this year 511 287 Automation presents growth opportunities for industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-presents-growth-opportunities-for-industry-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463286 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675568_resized_renttech1022aug2017polysoudewelder1022.jpg ENDLESS APPLICATIONS The Polysoude Orbital Welder is consistent, and increases productivity 511 287 Certification upholds international standards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/certification-upholds-international-standards-in-welding-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463066 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Laser cuts time and costs for welders https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-cuts-time-and-costs-for-welders-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463237 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Localisation key to welding industry growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-key-to-welding-industry-growth-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462505 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673262_resized_20160129senotlelofeedmillagriculutralwelding1022.jpg AGRICULTURAL WELDING The Senotlelo feed mill is an example of how welding is used in the agriculture industry 511 287 NDT testing integral to safety foundation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ndt-testing-integral-safety-foundation-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463068 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Welding company aims to bridge skills gap https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-company-aims-to-bridge-skills-gap-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462837 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674062_resized_onlinephakamilebuthelezi2017federalsteelco1022.jpg PHAKAMILE BUTHELEZI The Federal Steel Company has invested in initiatives to monitor and facilitate the proper training of young artisans 511 287 Welding foundation industry collaboration empowers SA learners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-foundation-industry-collaboration-making-good-amsa-welder-bags-international-award-2017-08-29 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463078 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674534_resized_kingmufamadiphoto19120171022.jpg WELDING KING Nndwakhulu Mufamadi (left) receiving his IWT certificate from SAIW president Morris Maroga 511 287 Welding key in driving economic growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-key-in-driving-economic-growth-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463458 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675449_resized_qctopic22017traineepracticesgtawskills1022.jpg QCTO IN ACTION A trainee practising his gas-tungsten arc skills in the Southern African Institute of Welding welding school 511 287 Welding Alloys South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-alloys-south-africa-2017-09-15 Zandile Mavuso Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462864 1505201246 1505426400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677373_resized_0000674120slide1deepetched1022.jpg 511 287 Testing laboratory receives accreditation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/testing-laboratory-receives-accreditation-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425515 1473149447 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Certification enables company to work on rail projects https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-locomotives-to-be-built-by-recently-qualified-fabricator-2016-08-25 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425423 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582095_resized_weldingbloomberg1022.jpg WELDING QUALIFICATION Fabrinox has been awarded EN 15085 certification, which enables the company to work on railway projects 511 287 SAIW continues to make significant contributions to education https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-continues-to-make-significant-contributions-to-education-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425508 1473149446 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582363_resized_weldingpracsaiw1022.jpg WELDER TRAINING The welding industry has slowed down amid the slow-moving economy 511 287 SAIW inspects high quality welding operations in France https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiw-inspects-high-quality-welding-operations-in-france-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425516 1473149447 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582386_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation210221113duane.jpg KOEBERG POWER STATION Areva built some of the components for the Koeberg nuclear power station 511 287 EWN&S Enterprises https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ewns-enterprises-2016-09-09 Zandile Mavuso Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425807 1473153239 1473372000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000585538_resized_0000583229img21711022.jpg 511 287 Value and importance of Accredited Certification https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/value-and-importance-of-accredited-certification-2016-09-09 Creamer Media Reporter Southern African Institute of Welding Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426553 1473153414 1473372000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000585058_resized_pic11022jpg.jpeg 511 287 Welding industry seeks new alternatives https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-industry-seeks-new-alternatives-2016-09-09 Victor Moolman WELDING Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425513 1473782013 1473372000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000582940_resized_saiw1022jpg.jpeg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/63438_2016-08-22_saiw._-_hd_web.mp419459623 Southern African Institute of Welding executive director Sean Blake explains the challenges, the opportunities and the future of the welding industry in South Africa. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Southern African Institute of Welding executive director Sean Blake explains the challenges, the opportunities and the future of the welding industry in South Africa. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd.