Nike Soweto Marathon winners off to Paris

  In addition to the R100 000 cash prize for the winning male and female in the 42,2 km open category of the annual Nike Soweto Marathon, energy management company Schneider Electric will fly the winners to Paris, France, to compete in the Schneider Electric Paris Marathon with its approximately 50 000 participants and unprecedented […]

Introduction to Relux lighting design program

  This course, to be presented in Johannesburg on 21 October 2014, is designed to further the knowledge of and to assist those who would like to obtain a better understanding of the Relux design program. This course has been prepared for students; maintenance staff and managers; designers of all lighting installations and for people […]

28th session of the CIE: Manchester, UK

  The International Commission on Illumination (CIE) has recently celebrated its 100th anniversary as the core international organisation for cooperation and exchange of information on all aspects of light and lighting. The abbreviation CIE comes from the French (Commission Internationale de l’Eclairage), and it was in Paris that we marked the beginnings of our organisation, […]

Mining legislation exam questions

  Vector publishes exam questions from previous exams issued by the Department of Higher Eduction and Training as a service to our readers who are studying for their Engineering Certificate of Competency. This month’s paper, the mine surveyor’s certificate of competency, was set in October 2009.   Part A – the Mine Health and Safety […]