Engineering News | Science Technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/science-technology Sun, 19 May 2019 16:24:26 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Boeing reports 'clear and steady progress' on returning 737 MAX to safe operations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-reports-clear-and-steady-progress-on-returning-737-max-to-safe-operations-2019-05-17 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 17 May 2019 12:32:00 +0200 520064 1558094873 1558089120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799704_resized_boeing737max810221.jpg A Boeing 737 MAX-8 airliner 511 287 UAV without conventional flaps, ailerons or elevators takes flight https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bae-systems-successfully-flies-uav-without-conventional-flaps-ailerons-or-elevators-2019-05-17 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518907 1557817862 1558044000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Fourth Industrial Revolution could offer manufacturing and mining boost https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4ir-profound-change-can-boost-mining-manufacturing-2019-05-17 Schalk Burger DIGITALISATION Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518917 1557817862 1558044000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 User experience lab could assist in product development, government programmes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/user-experience-lab-could-assist-in-product-development-government-programmes-2019-05-15 Creamer Media Reporter Science & Technology Thu, 16 May 2019 08:22:00 +0200 519642 1557988839 1557987720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799122_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78385_2019-05-17_rer537-nihilenttech-hdweb.mp4115388977User experience lab could assist in product development, government programmes User experience lab could assist in product development, government programmes 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 UJ designs mobile lab to aid in water contamination testing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uj-designs-mobile-lab-to-aid-in-water-contamination-testing-2019-05-14 Marleny Arnoldi WATER Tue, 14 May 2019 12:56:00 +0200 519544 1557836030 1557831360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Working group meeting to address impact of neonicotinoids in Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/working-group-meeting-to-address-impact-of-neonicotinoids-in-africa-2019-05-10 Tasneem Bulbulia AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 May 2019 16:39:00 +0200 519339 1557728755 1557499140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 737 MAX woes reflected in Boeing’s 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https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798002_resized_ska1sacloseuphighresscreen1022.jpg An artist’s impression of part of the SKA-Mid array in South Africa 511 287 Young South African radio astronomers shine with MeerKAT observation proposals https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/young-south-african-radio-astronomers-shine-with-meerkat-observation-proposals-2019-05-07 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY Tue, 07 May 2019 11:40:00 +0200 518989 1557223536 1557222000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797517_resized_meerkatskasa10221.jpg Some of MeerKAT’s 64 dishes 511 287 Fifth IASP Africa president to be announced this month https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fifth-iasp-africa-president-to-be-announced-this-month-2019-05-03 Simone Liedtke SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Fri, 03 May 2019 16:03:00 +0200 518801 1556892303 1556892180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Fieldbus solution for pneumatic 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https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/affiliate-centre-for-the-fourth-industrial-revolution-launched-in-south-africa-2019-05-03 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517733 1556526126 1556834400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 BAE Systems successfully flies UAV without conventional flaps, ailerons or elevators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bae-systems-successfully-flies-uav-without-conventional-flaps-ailerons-or-elevators-2019-05-02 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 02 May 2019 12:43:00 +0200 518643 1556798869 1556793780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796681_resized_magmauav1022.jpg The MAGMA UAV 511 287 CCTV cameras help Cape Town in the prevention of crimes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cctv-cameras-help-cape-town-in-the-prevention-of-crimes-2019-04-30 Kim Cloete TECHNOLOGY Tue, 30 Apr 2019 21:39:00 +0200 518498 1556653596 1556653140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sewers could help clean the atmosphere https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sewers-could-help-clean-the-atmosphere-2019-04-11 Khutso Maphatsoe Science & Technology Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517016 1555580956 1556229600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 First-ever Black Hole images produced with aid of SA simulation package https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-ever-images-of-black-hole-released-by-international-consortium-2019-04-26 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516999 1555580957 1556229600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Rolls-Royce affirms the importance of the African market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-affirms-the-importance-of-the-african-market-2019-04-26 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517006 1555580957 1556229600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 MSU receives $7.8m grant for agricultural research institute in Malawi 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