Engineering News | Consulting Engineers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/consulting-engineers Tue, 19 Mar 2019 23:13:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company expects opportunities in water infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expects-opportunities-in-water-infrastructure-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513012 1552313818 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784614_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg313294052130620171022.jpg WATER MANAGEMENT Brimis Engineering aims to establish a fully functioning water management consultancy division 511 287 Variable climate presents challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/variable-climate-presents-challenges-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512971 1552313817 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784394_resized_erosion03191022.jpg RIVERBANK EROSION Severe erosion is taking place in South African rivers, with sheer walls and embankments a sure sign of material being washed downstream 511 287 Lesedi exploring opportunities in Africa at PEWA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lesedi-exploring-opportunities-in-africa-at-pewa-2019-03-15 Mamaili Mamaila Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513253 1552313821 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784940_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA Lesedi continues to support Eskom in providing electricity to South Africa 511 287 Company offers technology to mitigate floods http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-technology-to-mitigate-floods-2019-03-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513072 1552570188 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784575_resized_flooding03191022.jpg FLOODING ISSUES There should be an emphasis on how urban areas are planned because if infrastructure is not adequately designed, flooding will present problems 511 287 Labour broking not a dying breed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/labour-broking-not-a-dying-breed-2019-02-22 Halima Frost Contructural Engineering Association Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510877 1550561189 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779654_resized_cealbdlabour02191022.jpg LABOUR LINEUP Labour broking is still a viable option for many short-term projects 511 287 Promising growth in construction sector brings hope for 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/promising-growth-in-constructional-sector-brings-hope-for-2019-2019-02-22 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510872 1550561188 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779646_resized_ceaexecutivechairsanthonyboylouisbreckenridge02191022.jpg PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE Anthony Boy and Louis Breckenridge speak of their hopes for the future 511 287 BBE Group air-cooling consulting crucial to African mining prospects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbe-group-air-cooling-consulting-crucial-to-african-mining-prospects-2019-02-08 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511017 1551086157 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779982_resized_minecoolingsystem0220191022.jpg TRANSCONTINENTAL AFRICA FOCUS We’re not considering entering the HVAC industry locally we are staying in our market - where people fear to tread 511 287 M&R expects significant improvement in interim HEPS http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-expects-significant-improvement-in-interim-heps-2019-02-19 Nadine James CONSTRUCTION Tue, 19 Feb 2019 15:59:00 +0200 512046 1550586141 1550584740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cesa optimistic after president’s address http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-optimistic-after-presidents-address-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510045 1549952198 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777864_resized_nereshpathercesa0119dylan1022.jpg NERESH PATHER Procurement policies need to be formulated to embrace the long-term needs of projects 511 287 Operations to be ramped up at edible-oil plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/operations-to-be-ramped-up-at-edible-oil-plant-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510049 1549952198 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777874_resized_civilengadacons02191022.jpg NO CROP CIRCLE The circular foundation where the storage silos will be placed can be seen from an aerial view of the plant 511 287 Continental optimises tyre test with driverless test vehicle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continental-optimises-tyre-test-with-self-driving-test-vehicle-2019-01-31 Cameron Mackay Rubber Manufacturing & Products Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510248 1549952199 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778357_resized_continentalcruisingchauffeur1220181022.jpg DRIVERLESS NAVIGATION The driverless vehicle pilots the testing route with a GPS-supported satellite navigation system 511 287 Green solution used for retaining walls http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/green-solution-used-for-retaining-walls-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510237 1550219893 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778316_resized_civilengfibertex02191022.jpg RETAINING THE GREENERY A green-wall solution was found to make retaining walls more aesthetically pleasing 511 287 Concrete paver launched at Las Vegas Expo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concrete-paver-launched-at-las-vegas-expo-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510247 1550220027 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778343_resized_wirtgen20paver02191022.jpg PAVING THE WAY The mobile paver has a 3D integrated control system for varying offset applications 511 287 Cesa president calls for increased transparency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-president-calls-for-increased-transparency-2019-01-30 Simone Liedtke CONSULTING ENGINEERS Wed, 30 Jan 2019 15:23:00 +0200 510086 1548914661 1548854580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777958_resized_consultingengineersnareshpatherpresident012019dylanslater1022.jpg Consulting Engineers South Africa (Cesa) president Neresh Pather 511 287 Integrated engineering supply chains require small and large firms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-engineering-supply-chains-require-small-and-large-firms-2019-01-25 Schalk Burger Engineering Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508533 1548081100 1548367200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Company focused on agriculture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-focused-on-agriculture-2019-01-10 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508246 1548081095 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773904_resized_agrismartsolutionnampo05181022.jpg AGRI-SMART SOLUTION The joint venture will bring the most essential spare products closer to farmers, in order to satisfy their maintenance needs for bearings and agricultural products 511 287 Expanded products portfolio leads to new opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expanded-products-portfolio-leads-to-new-opportunities-2019-01-08 Cameron Mackay Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507929 1548081094 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773190_resized_bearingsproductgroup1120181022.jpg FENNER PRODUCT GROUP 2018 The extended scope has put BMG in a position to deal with conveyors clients 511 287 Project helps industry achieve energy and cost savings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-helps-industry-achieve-energy-and-cost-savings-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507433 1548081092 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772249_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg1022.jpg INSPECTION The IEE project calculates boiler plant and heat exchanger efficiencies, quantifies boiler and system losses, and establishes the cost of steam generation 511 287 Mott MacDonald appoints Liz King MD for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mott-macdonald-appoints-liz-king-md-for-africa-2019-01-23 Tasneem Bulbulia CONSULTANCY Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:16:00 +0200 509457 1548253149 1548252960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cornubia bridge opened to traffic http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cornubia-bridge-opened-to-traffic-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506058 1544765488 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769264_resized_cornubiabridgeroyalhaskoningdhv1022.jpg ONE STRUCTURE The Cornubia bridge forms one structure, carrying six mixed-use traffic lanes as well as pedestrian sidewalks and two bus lanes 511 287 E Cape project to be completed in July 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-cape-project-to-be-completed-in-july-2019-2018-12-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506268 1544765524 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Sci-Ba reports increase in demand for green-tech advice http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/scientific-consulting-sees-increase-in-green-technologies-and-sustainability-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger CONSULTANCY SERVICES Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504599 1543910550 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Dion Shango appointed PwC Africa CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dion-shango-appointed-pwc-africa-ceo-2018-12-06 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 11:14:00 +0200 506747 1544106025 1544087640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770694_resized_dionshangojoburgindaba1018dylan1022.jpg PwC South Africa CEO Dion Shango appointed Africa CEO from July 2019 511 287 Two South African entrepreneurs shortlisted for Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-south-african-entrepreneurs-shortlisted-for-africa-prize-for-engineering-innovation-2018-12-04 Simone Liedtke ENTREPRENEURS Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:01:00 +0200 506498 1543921630 1543921260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770179_resized_entrepreneurneohutiripeleboxsmartlockers1220181022.jpg Pelebox Smart Locker system developer Neo Hutiri 511 287 Virtual, augmented reality now part of construction processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/virtual-augmented-reality-part-of-construction-processes-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger Engineering Design Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505298 1543237343 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Firm’s design breathes new life into industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/specialised-faade-design-breathes-new-life-into-industry-finalist-at-2018-steel-awards-2018-11-23 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504078 1542699152 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764974_resized_steelgrainsilohotelandartmuseumtessabrunette112018arup1022.jpg CROWN JEWEL The V&A Grain Silo Complex project was once an agricultural silo for grain storage, and is now features prominently in the silo district development 511 287 Industry body supports economic recovery plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-supports-governments-focus-on-infrastructure-development-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503694 1542362530 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764276_resized_chriscampbellcesa11181022.jpg CHRIS CAMPBELL We are in a position, as the private sector, to partner with government to develop and build infrastructure to a level that supports good service delivery 511 287 IRP could revive struggling construction sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-could-revive-struggling-construction-sector-2018-11-16 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503300 1542362563 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763803_resized_sandtoncrane10608duane1022.jpg OPTIMUM OPPORTUNITIES Although the construction industry is facing challenging times, it must be realised that there are many opportunities and initiatives to uplift the industry 511 287 Small thermal plants hold promise for regions without grid electricity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-thermal-plants-hold-promise-for-african-economies-srk-2018-11-02 Nadine James ELECTRICITY Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502579 1541067520 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Businesses need increased awareness when managing risks – Dlamini http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/businesses-need-increased-awareness-when-managing-risks-dlamini-2018-10-30 Simone Liedtke BIG DATA / RISK MANAGEMENT Tue, 30 Oct 2018 16:55:00 +0200 503285 1540911472 1540911300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763431_resized_kusenidlaminimassmart10181022dylan.jpg Massmart chairperson Kuseni Dlamini 511 287 Industries must address legacy contamination – firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chem-petrochem-industries-must-address-legacy-contamination-2018-10-11-1 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501445 1540218012 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759544_resized_sasoldrillingonacontaminatedsiteen10181022.jpg CONTAMINATED SITE Significant harm has arisen from a legacy of poor waste management, particularly within the chemicals industry 511 287 Refinery receives new fire protection trailer system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/major-fuel-refinery-receives-new-fire-protection-foam-dosing-trailer-system-2018-10-10 Melissa Zisengwe Consulting Engineers Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501359 1540218012 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759623_resized_sasolfoamdosingtrailer251022.jpg FUTURE FIRE PROJECTION FireDos will offer the local market water-driven fire protection foam dosing systems with a maximum flow rate of 25 000 ℓ/min 511 287 Consulting engineering sector’s confidence level falls to record low – Cesa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineering-sectors-confidence-level-falls-to-record-low-cesa-2018-10-10 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Wed, 10 Oct 2018 15:33:00 +0200 501412 1539179717 1539178380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759468_resized_cesaceochristopherchriscampbell1022.jpg CESA CEO Chris Campbell 511 287 SAIMechE appoints first female president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saimeche-appoints-first-female-president-2018-09-28 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 28 Sep 2018 15:04:00 +0200 500076 1538143307 1538139840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mindful spending critical for sustainable infrastructure under economic stimulus package – Cesa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mindful-spending-critical-for-sustainable-infrastructure-under-economic-stimulus-package-cesa-2018-09-28 Marleny Arnoldi CONSULTING ENGINEERS Fri, 28 Sep 2018 14:16:00 +0200 500059 1538137108 1538136960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Saice parts ways with CEO following controversial opinion piece http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saice-parts-ways-with-ceo-following-controversial-opinion-piece-2018-09-07 Marleny Arnoldi CIVIL ENGINEERING Fri, 07 Sep 2018 15:34:00 +0200 498122 1536328098 1536327240 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752909_resized_manglinpillaylr1022.jpg Saice former CEO Manglin Pillay 511 287 M&R upbeat on prospects for mining unit amid commodity cycle ‘upturn’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mr-upbeat-on-prospects-for-mining-unit-amid-commodity-cycle-upturn-2018-08-30 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:30:00 +0200 497332 1535639996 1535639400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751015_resized_mrcementationdrillrigsimulator1022.jpeg M&R Cementation aiming to become leading mechanised mining operator in Africa 511 287