Engineering News | Science Technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/science-technology Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:24:01 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Radical plan to stem Necsa losses proposed and then withdrawn by board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radical-plan-to-stem-necsa-losses-proposed-and-then-withdrawn-by-board-2019-07-17-1 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:39:00 +0200 525830 1563372301 1563352740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0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 International AIV consortium completes work ahead of SKA construction https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-aiv-consortium-completes-work-ahead-of-ska-construction-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke RADIO TELESCOPE Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:25:00 +0200 525497 1563180852 1562937900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New combustion emission monitoring equipment offered to Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-new-combustion-emission-monitoring-equipment-to-african-market-2019-06-28 Cameron Mackay Science & Technology Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524087 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808237_resized_rtsianfraser0620191022.jpg IAN FRASER South Africa needs to grasp the new wave of global automation more firmly 511 287 2019 White Paper sets objectives for science, technology and innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2019-white-paper-sets-objectives-for-south-african-science-technology-innovation-2019-07-12 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524466 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Bank bails Denel out amid union demand for action on irregularities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commercial-bank-bails-out-denel-separately-union-demands-action-on-irregularities-2019-07-12 Rebecca Campbell Defence & Aerospace Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524263 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 CSIR doubles down on solar PV amid energy-autonomous campus success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-doubles-down-on-solar-pv-after-energy-autonomous-campus-success-2019-07-12 Dylan Slater Renewable Energy Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524241 1562660345 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810227_resized_exceeding.jpg 511 287 Bloodhound high-speed testing set for mid-October start https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bloodhound-high-speed-testing-set-for-mid-october-start-2019-07-10 Nadine James LAND-SPEED RECORD Wed, 10 Jul 2019 01:05:00 +0200 525095 1562746130 1562713500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810431_resized_andygreen10161022duane.jpg Andy Green 511 287 Nzimande announces help for technology innovators https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-announces-help-for-technology-innovators-2019-07-09 African News Agency Science & Technology Tue, 09 Jul 2019 14:08:00 +0200 525060 1562678053 1562674080 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810332_resized_bladenzimande2051020181022.jpg Higher Education, Science and Technology Minister Blade Nzimande 511 287 Royal Academy of Engineering invites Africa Prize entries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/royal-academy-of-engineering-invites-africa-prize-entries-2019-07-09 Marleny Arnoldi ENGINEERING Tue, 09 Jul 2019 12:58:00 +0200 525053 1562670067 1562669880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810314_resized_neohutiriwinningtheafricaprizeforengineeringinnovation0720191022.jpg Neo Hutiri (right) was the 2019 winner of the Africa Prize for Engineering 511 287 Gauteng leading in South Africa’s response to 4IR https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-leading-in-south-africas-response-to-4ir-2019-07-05 Marleny Arnoldi DIGITAL ECONOMY SUMMIT Fri, 05 Jul 2019 16:36:00 +0200 524844 1562572827 1562337360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809858_resized_gautengpremierdavidmakhura072019dylan1022.jpg Premier David Makhura 511 287 Ramaphosa throws weight behind 4IR as South Africa’s growth accelerator https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-throws-weight-behind-4ir-as-south-africas-growth-accelerator-2019-07-05 Natasha Odendaal DIGITAL ECONOMY SUMMIT Fri, 05 Jul 2019 15:17:00 +0200 524817 1562338523 1562332620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809821_resized_cyrilramaphosa0719dylan1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 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 2019 White Paper sets ambitious goals for South African science, technology and innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2019-white-paper-sets-ambitious-goals-for-south-african-science-technology-and-innovation-2019-07-02 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 02 Jul 2019 15:53:00 +0200 524434 1562075681 1562075580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African research needs to be better coordinated to achieve its potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-research-needs-to-be-better-coordinated-to-achieve-its-potential-2019-07-02 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 02 Jul 2019 14:01:00 +0200 524403 1562068937 1562068860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Factory of the Year recognises world-class excellence in South African manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/factory-of-the-year-recognises-world-class-excellence-in-south-african-manufacturing-2019-06-28 Schalk Burger Science & Technology Fri, 28 Jun 2019 10:59:00 +0200 524123 1561716228 1561712340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808289_resized_atkearneyfactoryoftheyearawards3dprintedtrophies6191022.jpg 3D-printed Factory of the Year trophies 511 287 Airbus unveils new wing-tip technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-unveils-new-wing-tip-technology-and-a-new-version-of-an-existing-airliner-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace – 2 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522984 1561444571 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace technology leaders reaffirm emission-cutting ambitions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-technology-leaders-reaffirm-they-will-cut-aviations-co2-emissions-2019-06-28 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace – 1 Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523054 1561444573 1561672800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 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 S&P’s downgrades Cell C’s rating again https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sps-downgrades-cell-cs-rating-again-2019-06-27 Marleny Arnoldi TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 27 Jun 2019 14:53:00 +0200 524031 1561640812 1561639980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808069_resized_cellcmidrand210220214duane1.jpg 511 287 Rural man’s innovation translates sign language into audio https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rural-mans-innovation-translates-sign-language-into-audio-2019-06-27 African News Agency TECHNOLOGY Thu, 27 Jun 2019 13:01:00 +0200 523989 1561633360 1561633260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Bosch Rexroth hosts first customer day at new location https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bosch-rexroth-hosts-first-customer-day-at-new-location-2019-06-26 Creamer Media Reporter Science & Technology Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:53:00 +0200 523771 1562143988 1561614780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807699_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78740_2019-06-28_rer543-rexroth-sanbs-hdweb.mp4101704527Bosch Rexroth hosts first customer day at new location Bosch Rexroth hosts first customer day at new location 4IR becoming integral to African countries’ competitiveness strategies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4ir-becoming-integral-to-african-countries-competitiveness-strategies-2019-06-26 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Wed, 26 Jun 2019 09:38:00 +0200 523792 1561965202 1561534680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807508_resized_rudeonsnellsap0619dylan1022.jpg Rudeon Snell 511 287 Rolls-Royce reports strong progress in its civil aerospace 'IntelligentEngine' initiative https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-reports-strong-progress-in-its-civil-aerospace-intelligentengine-initiative-2019-06-24 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Mon, 24 Jun 2019 14:07:00 +0200 523562 1561380141 1561378020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807005_resized_trent1000rr1022.jpg Trent 1000 civil aeroengines on a Rolls-Royce production line 511 287 Etion to report further full-year earnings slippage https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/etion-to-report-further-full-year-earnings-slippage-2019-06-24 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Mon, 24 Jun 2019 10:36:00 +0200 523510 1561365468 1561365360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CSIR announces new head of its Defence and Security Technology Sector Cluster https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-announces-new-head-of-its-defence-and-security-technology-sector-cluster-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell DEFENCE Fri, 21 Jun 2019 15:50:00 +0200 523452 1561126728 1561125000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African drone sector association created https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-drone-sector-association-created-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:38:00 +0200 523427 1561121839 1561120680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806778_resized_drones1022reuters.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 Concentrated sunlight used to produce hydrogen https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concentrated-sunlight-used-to-produce-hydrogen-2019-06-21 Schalk Burger Hydrogen – 2 Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522289 1560839166 1561068000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Aerospace giants displaying their wares at Paris https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aerospace-giants-displaying-their-wares-at-paris-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522386 1560839166 1561068000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Japan affirms importance of scientific cooperation with SA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japan-affirms-importance-of-scientific-cooperation-with-south-africa-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology – 1 Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522339 1560839166 1561068000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SA outlines gains from international scientific cooperation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-gains-from-international-scientific-cooperation-2019-06-21 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology – 2 Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522280 1560839166 1561068000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Wits launches first solar district heating system in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wits-launches-first-solar-district-heating-system-in-south-africa-2019-06-19 Creamer Media Reporter Science & Technology Thu, 20 Jun 2019 11:11:00 +0200 523068 1561031056 1561021860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806237_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78678_2019-06-21_rer542-wits-fujifilm-hdweb.mp4111011140Wits launches first solar district heating system in South Africa Wits launches first solar district heating system in South Africa Aviation technology leaders reaffirm their determination to cut industry’s CO2 emissions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aviation-technology-leaders-reaffirm-their-determination-to-cut-industrys-co2-emissions-2019-06-18 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:40:00 +0200 523023 1560867495 1560865200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805825_resized_pumaenergyaviationinoperation110221.jpg 511 287 Industry 4.0 presents transformation for African manufacturing sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-impact-of-industry-40-on-africas-manufacturing-sector-2019-06-14 Mamaili Mamaila Science & Technology Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521529 1560239897 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802577_resized_manufacturingindabapreview03siyenza1406191022.jpg CAPITAL IMPACT The ultimate concern is how African manufacturers can capitalise on Industry 4.0 while simultaneously mitigating the accompanying risks 511 287 Nestlé launches R&D innovation challenge in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nestl-launches-rd-innovation-challenge-in-south-africa-2019-06-13 Tasneem Bulbulia FOOD & BEVERAGE; TECHNOLOGY Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:49:00 +0200 522766 1560437431 1560437340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Airbus has flown flapping wing-tip scale demonstrator aircraft https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-has-flown-flapping-wing-tip-scale-demonstrator-aircraft-2019-06-13 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:56:00 +0200 522729 1560432992 1560430560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805231_resized_albatrossone011022.jpg The remotely-controlled scale-model AlbatrossOne, with unlocked wing-tips 511 287 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