New registration system for engineers announced

The Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) recently finalised the new registration system (NRS) for professional engineers, engineering technologists, certified engineers and engineering technicians. ECSA, a statutory body established in terms of the Engineering Profession Act (EPA), is responsible for the regulation of the engineering profession and the registration of engineering practitioners. The council embarked […]

R1-billion Eskom Kusile automation contract cancelled and reinstated with ABB

  On 20 March 2014, Eskom announced the termination, with effect from 17 April 2015, of the approximately €100-million (approx R1-billion) control and instrumentation (C&I) works contract placed with Alstom in 2011 for its 4800 MW Kusile power station, which currently under construction near eMalahleni (Witbank) in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. Shortly thereafter Eskom announced […]