Engineering News | Technology & Communications Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/technology Sun, 21 Jul 2019 11:12:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Jasco’s Reflex dispute settled favourably https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jascos-reflex-dispute-settled-favourably-2019-07-19 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:02:00 +0200 526144 1563523613 1563523320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Industry 4.0 the main focus at KITE https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-40-the-main-focus-at-kite-2019-07-04 Khutso Maphatsoe Science & Technology Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524677 1563260125 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809522_resized_businessinkznkite20190720191022.jpg INFORMATION OVERLOAD The SAIMechE Seminar Theatre will have speaking slots during which various Industry 4.0 topics will be discussed 511 287 Rolls-Royce ‘IntelligentEngine’ civil aerospace initiative advancing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rolls-royce-intelligentengine-civil-aerospace-initiative-progressing-very-well-2019-07-05 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523590 1563260129 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Logistics company invests in facilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/logistics-company-invests-in-facilities-2019-07-08 Khutso Maphatsoe Technology & Communications Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524921 1563260125 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810038_resized_businessinkznbplbusinessdevelopmentdirectormariadupreez0720191022.jpg MARIA DU PREEZ The Project Thrill programme aims to review and enhance operational and financial processes, retrain staff and establish new key performance indicators 511 287 ‘Liveness’ testing makes biometrics more effective https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/liveness-testing-makes-biometrics-more-effective-2019-07-19 Schalk Burger Biometrics Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524400 1563260126 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808937_resized_iidentifiilancefanaroff6191022.jpg LANCE FANAROFF Biometrics improves information and registration systems and can help limit damage done by organised crime 511 287 How technology is starting to change logistics ecosystems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-logistics-systems-to-increase-supply-chain-intelligence-efficiency-2019-07-19 Schalk Burger LOGISTICS Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525072 1563262333 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811687_resized_line.jpg 511 287 South African radio astronomer elected to highly prestigious scientific body https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-radio-astronomer-elected-to-highly-prestigious-scientific-body-2019-07-18 Rebecca Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Thu, 18 Jul 2019 13:00:00 +0200 526000 1563445842 1563447600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812403_resized_berniefanaroff1022.jpg Dr Bernie Fanaroff 511 287 MTN appoints new group chief digital, fintech officer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-appoints-new-group-chief-digital-fintech-officer-2019-07-18 Natasha Odendaal NEW APPOINTMENTS Thu, 18 Jul 2019 09:54:00 +0200 525965 1563437377 1563436440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CIPC to implement key iXBRL Phase 2 changes by Oct 1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cipc-to-implement-key-ixbrl-phase-2-changes-by-oct-1-2019-07-17 Nadine James ECONOMY Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:02:00 +0200 525902 1563373542 1563372120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 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 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 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 Heavy haul industry business models to be modelled under 4IR – Monakali https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-haul-industry-business-models-to-be-modelled-under-4ir-monakali-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT / RAIL Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:00:00 +0200 525477 1562932947 1562932800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811311_resized_brianmonakalitransnet07191022dylan.jpg Transnet Freight Rail GM Brian Monakali 511 287 Blue Label moves to assure market on Cell C https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blue-label-moves-to-assure-market-on-cell-c-2019-07-12 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 12 Jul 2019 09:08:00 +0200 525430 1562915351 1562915280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 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 Product series launched for rail industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-speed-m12-connectors-for-transportation-2019-07-01 Khutso Maphatsoe Technology & Communications Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524260 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company’s online shop offers various connectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-variety-of-connectors-available-at-igus-connector-shop-2019-07-02 Khutso Maphatsoe Technology & Communications Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524438 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 STX distributors introduced to the market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rail-mount-fibre-optic-distributor-for-network-expansion-2019-07-02 Khutso Maphatsoe Technology & Communications Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524424 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Flexible modular drive system added to range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-adds-flexible-modular-drive-system-to-range-2019-07-01 Cameron Mackay Technology & Communications Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524270 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808601_resized_schneiderelectricautomationfair020620191022.jpg DRIVE FOR FLEXIBLE LOADS The APM drive system provides flexibility for end-users in terms of late changes to the load in the design and installation phase of a project 511 287 Automation of business processes to change expectations and services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automation-of-business-processes-to-change-expectations-and-services-2019-07-05 Schalk Burger Automation Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523756 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Enterprise software spending to grow faster than general IT spending in 2019 – Gartner https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enterprise-software-spending-to-grow-faster-than-general-it-spending-in-2019-gartner-2019-07-11 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Thu, 11 Jul 2019 15:50:00 +0200 525368 1562853471 1562853000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African ports ‘need to evolve’ – specialist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-ports-need-to-evolve-specialist-2019-07-11 Simone Liedtke PORTS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525331 1562842748 1562842620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810934_resized_lwandilemabbuza1022.jpg Transnet National Ports Authority logistics supply chain specialist Lwandile Mabuza 511 287 Port operators’ 4IR strategies must have skills development focus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-operators-4ir-strategies-must-have-skills-development-focus-2019-07-11 Simone Liedtke PORTS / 4IR Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:52:00 +0200 525329 1562842544 1562842320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810925_resized_portstransnetthamsanqabasi072019dylanslater1022.jpg Transnet National Ports Authority research and development senior specialist Thamsanqa Basi 511 287 BEE commission says MTN scheme contrary to objectives of empowerment law https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bee-commission-says-mtn-scheme-contrary-to-objectives-of-empowerment-law-2019-07-11 African News Agency TELECOMS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:19:00 +0200 525293 1562838862 1562836740 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Cell C seeks debt payment delay https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cell-c-seeks-debt-payment-delay-2019-07-11 Bloomberg TELECOMS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:13:00 +0200 525290 1562839613 1562836380 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Spectrum policy to be released within 7 days https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/spectrum-policy-to-be-released-within-7-days-2019-07-11 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 10:14:00 +0200 525270 1562835759 1562832840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810766_resized_stellandabeniabrahams2020420191022.jpg Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams 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 MTN retains the crown as South Africa’s ‘best mobile network’ https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-retains-the-crown-as-south-africas-best-mobile-network-2019-07-09 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 09 Jul 2019 09:06:00 +0200 524986 1562656276 1562655960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Airtel Africa to list in Nigeria on Tuesday – bourse https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airtel-africa-to-list-in-nigeria-on-tuesday-bourse-2019-07-08 Reuters TELECOMS Mon, 08 Jul 2019 12:53:00 +0200 524924 1562583231 1562583180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Datatec’s Logicalis acquires Mars Technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/datatecs-logicalis-acquires-mars-technologies-2019-07-08 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 08 Jul 2019 11:06:00 +0200 524904 1562579467 1562576760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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