Over 1,5-million ISO management certificates issued

  The latest ISO Survey of Certifications recorded a total of 1 541 983 ISO management certificates issued worldwide by December 2013 – a 4 % increase on the previous year. This annual survey, now entering its third decade, provides a pragmatic picture of certifications to ISO’s management system standards across the globe. On trend […]

Competition focuses on engineering, business

  Siemens’ Cyber Junkyard competition is an annual highlight on the academic engineering calendar and calls on engineering students to demonstrate their business and selling skills as well. The initiative encourages tertiary students to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world settings. The competition now includes a business development component in line with the tertiary sector’s emphasis […]

New product catalogue launched

  On 15 September 2014, ACDC Dynamics launched the latest edition of its well-known catalogue to help users find all the specifications, product ranges and technical details they’ll need to make appropriate product selections. Speaking at the event, which was held at the Crown Reef Convention Centre at Gold Reef City, Johannesburg, the company’s owner […]

IESSA Cape Town Branch golf day 2014


Gallery: Ilanga II in the making

  The Ilanga II is a prototype solar racing car developed by the University of Johannesburg (UJ) Solar Team to compete in this year’s biennial Sasol Solar Challenge in South Africa. Ilanga II is the UJ team’s third-generation solar car. They’ll be will be one of 10 national and international teams competing in the challenge. […]

Sasol Solar Challenge kicks off at CSIR

  The Sasol Solar Challenge, a biennial solar car race taking place in South Africa, kicked off at 8h00 on 27 September 2014 at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in Pretoria. Competitors in the challenge harness sun power to race their solar-powered vehicles from Pretoria to Cape Town, via Port Elizabeth. Ten […]