Electra Mining Africa 2016 official electrical, power & control preview supplement

  EE Publishers, in association with Specialised Exhibitions, is producing approximately 15 000 copies of the exclusive Official Electrical, Power & Control Preview for the Electra Mining Africa 2016 Exhibition. In addition to relevant technical articles and advertisements, the Official Electrical, Power & Control Preview guide will include the exhibitor company name, stand number, hall […]

Collaboration for improved generation and distribution of electricity

  Eskom and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) which will extend the existing agreement between the two parties, which was signed in 2010, to synergise the research capabilities of the two organisations so as to assist the power utility in its efforts to meet strategic […]

Call for general papers and training workshops

  Authors and training workshop presenters are invited to submit general paper abstracts and training workshop proposals for presentation at Geomatics Indaba 2016 in line with the conference theme of “Geomatics skills and technologies: Growing professionals to secure our future”. The International Cartographic Association’s Commission on Map Production and Geoinformation Management will also be hosting […]

Change of date for SA’s geomatics gathering

  Due to President Zuma announcing that the local government elections will fall on 3 August 2016, Geomatics Indaba 2016 has been re-scheduled to 12 and 13 September 2016, with a field training day on 14 September 2016. Following the election day announcement, a variety of options were considered, and it was found that the […]

Unconventional gas workshop announced

  The Fossil Fuel Foundation invites energy experts, strategists, funders and those involved in future energy planning are invited to attend the foundation’s upcoming workshop on unconventional gas. Unconventional gas and petroleum resources represent valuable emerging forms of energy in South and Southern Africa. Extensive studies are now underway to establish their nature, distribution, availability and extractability. This […]

SAEEC: second call for papers

  The Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE) cordially invites you to submit an abstract for consideration to speak at the 2016SAEEC which will take place at Emperors Palace, Johannesburg, on 8 and 9 November 2016. All potential speakers’ abstracts will be reviewed by the Technical Programme Committee based on this submission. The 2016SAEEC […]

New submarine cable to the Middle East and South Central Asia in 18 months

  MTN Group, PCCW Global, Saudi Telecom Company (STC), Telecom Egypt (TE) and Telkom South Africa have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the intention of constructing the new “Africa-1” submarine cable system. This consortium-funded system will connect Africa with the Middle East and South Central Asia and provide onward connectivity to Europe. Companies […]

ICASA sanctions SA Post Office following complaints by publishers

  The Complaints and Compliance Committee (CCC) of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has fined the South African Post Office (SAPO) R125 000 for failure to deliver mail. However, the fine has been suspended for three years. Click here to download the full judgement The judgement follows formal complaints lodged with ICASA against […]