Sep 29, 2011
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Carl Zeiss Optronics MD Kobus Viljoen
Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Rusty Higgs
The head of South Africa’s national ports authority has pledged to adopt a far more “activist” approach to the development of harbour infrastructure and terminal capacity “ahead of demand” and to do so in partnership with private sector investors.
Transnet National Ports Authority CEO Tau Morwe
The use of insulation and passive design in buildings will gain momentum as the cost of energy rises and energy demand exceeds supply.
Automa project manager Dirk Cajada
South Africa’s Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and the government of Swaziland signed a memorandum of understanding in September, to collaborate on research, technology and capacity building.
Deputy director-general for agriculture production and food security Kgabi Mogajane
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