Engineering

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The cost of innovation in South Africa's car manufacturing industry

Automation and the use of robots in manufacturing, combined with new working methods and systems, can have negative social impacts on workers. Increased automation threatens job security in South Africa’s auto industry.

Andela is adopting a fully remote way of working

Following Andela's recent move to become a fully remote organisation, the company has announced it will now accept engineer applications from across Africa.

We need more women in engineering

Diversity is key when it comes to innovation, and this applies also to gender diversity. From design, to manufacturing, to the business side, diverse teams always win.

Algorithms are already designing better buildings

Algorithms will soon be a standard way of augmenting our ability to see the invisible and design the unthought in our buildings.

Africa's top engineering innovators to be recognized

Sixteen innovators from across Africa have been shortlisted for the prestigious Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation, with inventions including a smart library on wheels, a low-cost digital microscope to speed up cervical cancer diagnosis, and bamboo bicycles.

Engineering our way out of poverty in Nigeria

A call for partnership towards engineering journal publishing for a prosperous Nigeria.