UJ’s Kliptown Mandela Day initiative

  On Mandela Day 2014, 22 staff members from the University of Johannesburg’s (UJ) Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (FEBE) joined members of the Kliptown Youth Program (KYP) in adding a fresh coat of paint to residents’ homes. The wood and tin housing were recently built to accommodate many who were affected by […]

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 […]