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Subcontractors, take a stand!

Subcontractors carry out major and important portions of building and construction work but are far too often last in the queue when it comes...

Exposing young African engineering students’ ideas and concepts

Many young African engineering students face difficulties when trying to be accepted as speakers at international conferences, where they could expose their concepts, ideas and...

Leaping Africa into the future

Much has been said about digital transformation and ambitious ideas often sound great on paper, but can it be accomplished given the continent’s current...

A manufacturing turnaround is critical for SA

Industrialised countries across the world have been realising that a vibrant manufacturing sector is an essential part of their economy and the value chain...

Small embedded generators regulated: Why all the fuss?

The issue of a public consultation document on proposed regulations applying to small embedded generators (SEGs) has spawned a huge amount of negative reaction....

Accommodating rising student numbers in South Africa

The schools which educate South Africa’s future electrical engineers are facing many challenges at present. These include remaining relevant in a rapidly changing world...

Intelligent water infrastructure is paramount

Rapid urbanisation across the continent is affecting the world's water reserves and it is estimated that, by 2030, the world will need 40% more potable...

How standards can promote intra-African trade

The recent announcement by African ministers in charge of the continent’s trade agenda, that they will recommend that their respective heads of state and...

The value of health in the workplace

Humans can typically survive three weeks without food; three days without water and only three minutes without air. In these days of drought around...

On the state of formal lighting training in South Africa

Colleagues and fellow lighting professionals asked me back in 2012 about the state of formal training for lighting practitioners in this country. I had...
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