Posts tagged as NLA

SAIMC Pretoria branch talks technical infrastructure

Technical infrastructure (TI) is a terminology which is unique to South Africa and refers to a number of institutions that drive standards and ensure support for technical regulations. At the Society for Automation, Instrumentation, Measurement and Control (SAIMC) Pretoria branch May technical evening, hosted at the National Laboratory Association (NLA), NLA director Steve Sidney said […]

Measuring energy waste in buildings using thermography

by Jeanri Mellanby, Comtest   The achievement of savings in energy consumption is a imperative in South African as energy consumers ask what they can do to reduce their energy bills. The new South African energy efficiency regulations, which came into effect in November 2011 (SANS 204:2011 and SANS 10400-XA-2011) relate to energy efficiency in […]

Extension for conference abstracts

The date for submitting abstracts for the 2013 Test & Measurement Conference has been extended to 19 April 2013. The conference will be held at Misty Hills Hotel and Conference Centre, Muldersdrift, Gauteng from 6 – 9 October. Presenters are reminded that organisers are not only looking for papers in line with the theme of […]