School of Engineering


Dr Pieter Henning

Senior Lecturer

Dr Pieter Henning holds a Doctor Ingeneriae in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Johannesburg, and a Magister and Baccalaureus degrees from the Rand Afrikaanse University. He has spent time in academia, power generation industry and in food security sector before returning to academia. 

Research interests

  • Systems engineering
  • Maintenance and reliability engineering
  • Industrial engineering
  • Optimization
  • Design, CAD/CAM, Numerical methods
  • Engineering education
  • Engineering management
  • Industry challenges – local, national and international