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​Slice of Life: Green is the new black
​Slice of Life: Green is the new black
As a 28-year-old green engineer, I stood up in front of hundreds of professionals at a conference and was asked to contextualise green-building...
Women in tech talk about marginalisation and how to shatter glass ceilings
Women in tech talk about marginalisation and how to shatter glass ceilings
Kim Kardashian doesn’t spring to mind when talking about women thriving in the tech world. She should.
Engineering’s green dream must get real
Engineering’s green dream must get real
South Africa is well positioned to become a world leader in alternative energy applications and innovation. In order to realise this potential,...
Sharpening craftsmen skills
Sharpening craftsmen skills
After 15 years of hard work in advanced manufacturing training, the engineering faculty of the North-West University (NWU)’s Potchefstroom...
Innovation in action at NWU
Innovation in action at NWU
The aim is to make South African companies more competitive and profitable, by leveraging the expertise available at the university, and unlocking...
Construction of Chinese-built Zim defence college under scrutiny
Construction of Chinese-built Zim defence college under scrutiny
Government's public works ministry engineers were kicked off the site of the recently launched Zimbabwe National Defence College after they...
Labour: Bargaining council barneys
Labour: Bargaining council barneys
A victory in the labour court in December challenging the extension of bargaining council agreements in the metal and engineering industry to...
Muscling in on the boys' club
Muscling in on the boys' club
Engineering is still a traditionally male-dominated domain, but women making their mark in this field say anyone can do it, provided they have a...
Engineers in the making
Engineers in the making
Ululations, hugs, applause and throbbing music provided an exhilarating atmosphere during the graduation ceremony of the first intake of grade 12...
Science should be fun
Science should be fun
Nasi Rwigema was born 25 years ago in Transkei to parents of Ugandan and ­Zimbabwean descent. He works as project manager at Solafrica, a South...
Engineering a future
Engineering a future
The Engineering Council of South Africa will convene its inaugural summit on the state of the profession next month.

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