Examiners’ report: GCC OHS Act, Plant Engineering

The following reports were received from the commissioners of examiners for the Government Certificate of Competency (GCC) examinations, November 2013. The examiner’s report states that pass rate of 45,5% was achieved with the highest and lowest marks 85% (Strand) and 10% (Centurion) respectively. The institutions with the best results are Pinelands, with six passes out […]

Company addresses corruption

  The certification committee of Ethic Intelligence, an international certification agency, has awarded Schneider Electric South Africa and Conlog, a Schneider Electric subsidiary, anti-corruption compliance system certification for its programme to prevent corruption. It was found that Schneider Electric’s compliance policy and governance model are well designed, formulated in a coherent manner and correspond to […]

Registered employees take more responsibility

  Service delivery and the broader economy require not just more engineering graduates, but more registered engineering professionals who able to take responsibility and make decisions independently while ensuring the highest level of quality and safety. This is why organisations must work towards developing all engineering staff towards professional registration with the Engineering Council of […]

Comrades runners thank their sponsors

  Cable gland and junction box manufacturing company CCG Cable Terminations has been sponsoring the Vaal Athletic Club Comrades runners and their supporters with attractive, easily noticeable shirts for the last nine years. Vaal runners and supporters are sincerely proud, appreciative and grateful to have such a long-lasting sponsorship. Contact Arthur Cameron, CCG Cable Terminations, […]

Secure power solutions for multiple industries

  Master Power Technologies hosted a media meet and greet event at its offices in Johannesburg on 27 June 2014. Neill Schreiber, the company’s marketing manager, described the company as a specialist in the supply, installation, support and after-sales servicing of a comprehensive range of secure power solutions for manufacturing industries, mining, telecommunications service providers […]