Engineering News | Consulting Engineers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/consulting-engineers Sat, 26 May 2018 16:02:28 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Esor postpones release of FY18 results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/esor-postpones-results-release-2018-05-25 Simone Liedtke CIVIL ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Fri, 25 May 2018 09:28:00 +0200 487739 1527241672 1527233280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company offers technical advisory for clients http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-technical-advisory-for-clients-2018-05-25 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486137 1526912747 1527199200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724956_resized_motorsdrivesbmgassembly05181022.jpg CRITICAL FACTOR Budget chains help reduce costs for procurement managers 511 287 Commissioning under way following VSD supply http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supply-first-for-south-african-drive-giant-2018-05-25 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486102 1526912747 1527199200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724890_resized_motorsdrivessew05181022.jpg DRIVING THE MINE This variable speed drive was one of the biggest ever supplied by SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa 511 287 African infrastructure projects on a par with global best practices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-infrastructure-projects-display-global-engineering-excellence-2018-05-25 Schalk Burger INFRASTRUCTURE Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486681 1527150993 1527199200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726359_resized_aecomtemaportexpansionprojectghana05181022.jpg TEMA PORT The Tema Port Expansion Project, in Ghana, meets global engineering best practices for ground and civil engineering, sustainability and environmental and social impact 511 287 Digitising processes could solve skills shortage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitising-engineering-processes-could-solve-skills-shortage-2018-05-09 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486014 1527151082 1527199200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724709_resized_automationandengineeringgeneralimagebvt21022.jpg AUTOMATION IN SOUTH AFRICA Mint Management Technologies hopes to help digitise the local engineering industry 511 287 Cesa to advance ethical leadership strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-to-advance-ethical-leadership-strategy-2018-05-22 Marleny Arnoldi CONSULTING ENGINEERS Tue, 22 May 2018 16:12:00 +0200 487365 1527151423 1526998320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Young Professionals Forum, Cesa to mobilise young professionals in the industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/young-professionals-forum-cesa-to-mobilise-young-professionals-in-the-industry-2018-05-22 Marleny Arnoldi CONSULTING ENGINEERS Tue, 22 May 2018 12:46:00 +0200 487324 1526986333 1526985960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New research group to bridge skills gap at Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-research-group-to-bridge-skills-gap-at-eskom-2018-05-18 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Consulting Engineers Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485305 1526307378 1526594400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723756_resized_eskommedupipowerstationlephalalelimpopo240214duane1022jpg.jpeg HANDS ON Engineering students will get real world experience while helping tackle challenges Eskom faces 511 287 Nako Iliso CEO steps down http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nako-appoints-new-ceo-coo-2018-05-15 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 15 May 2018 12:00:00 +0200 486581 1526460578 1526378400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Consulting engineers report positive confidence levels for 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineers-report-positive-confidence-levels-for-2018-2018-05-14 Simone Liedtke CONSULTING ENGINEERS Mon, 14 May 2018 16:43:00 +0200 486471 1526373927 1526308980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725836_resized_consultingengineerschristopherchriscampbell052018consultingengineersofsouthafricacesa1022.jpg Cesa CEO Christopher Campbell 511 287 Aurecon strengthens Gauteng Built Environment team with new unit leader http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aurecon-strengthens-gauteng-built-environment-team-with-new-unit-leader-2018-05-09 Simone Liedtke NEW APPOINTMENTS Wed, 09 May 2018 16:45:00 +0200 486082 1525877224 1525877100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Investment underpins African expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investment-underpins-african-expansion-2018-05-04 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484039 1524658282 1525384800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720565_resized_agilecapitalceotshegosefolo0420181022.jpg TSHEGO SEFOLO The investment in BBE Group represents an exciting opportunity for Agile to invest in a mining support services business with high growth potential 511 287 Power generation rental popular in developing, underdeveloped countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-generation-rental-popular-in-developing-countries-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483845 1524227647 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Site survey recommended before installing power backup system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/site-survey-recommended-before-installing-power-backup-system-2018-04-27 Victor Moolman Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483818 1524227646 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Investor interest in Africa’s power sectors remains significant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investor-interest-in-africas-power-sectors-remains-significant-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482893 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717860_resized_dineshbuldoo04181022.jpg DINESH BULDOO Transmission and distribution networks are equally critical components to electrifying Africa 511 287 Renewable energy crucial to Africa’s power http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-will-play-crucial-role-in-supplying-power-to-africa-2018-04-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482888 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717829_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine2001141022duane.jpg POWER OF NATURE Many African leaders have realised the crucial role that renewable energy can and will play in bringing power to their people 511 287 MoU to facilitate efficient engineering services, procurement processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mou-to-facilitate-efficient-engineering-services-procurement-processes-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481433 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Civil engineering shifts towards creative sphere http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-engineering-shifts-towards-creative-sphere-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481398 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714709_resized_laptoplegobloomberg03181022.jpg TECHNOLOGICAL SHIFT Digital technology has changed the way engineers work, and has enhanced the complexity of solutions they can produce 511 287 Efficiency certification achieved for new project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consultancy-achieves-edge-preliminary-certification-for-balwins-polo-fields-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481532 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714931_resized_polofieldslifestylecentre1creditlytarchitects1022.jpg SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT The Polo Fields is a massive development of 1 512 apartment units that will be located in the Waterfall precinct, in Midrand 511 287 Firm reiterates Africa’s importance as strategic region http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-infrastructure-firm-reiterates-africas-importance-as-strategic-region-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481439 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714926_resized_temaportexpansionproject102016aecom1022.jpg AFRICAN OPPORTUNITIES One area of opportunity in Africa is Ghana where Aecom is overseeing construction of the $1.5-billion Tema port Expansion Project 511 287 Sustainable strategy engenders results http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-strategy-engenders-results-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481552 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714997_resized_lesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedam05091022.jpg PROJECT EXPERTISE Knight Piésold is involved in a number of large-scale projects, including the second stage of the Lesotho Highlands Water Project 511 287 Need for crane depends on bridge design and location http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-cranes-depends-on-bridge-design-and-location-2018-04-06 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475365 1522828949 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700977_resized_ltm175091hydraulicmobilecrane112017concordcranes1022.jpg SHOWCASING CRANE CAPABILITIES The Mthatha River bridge project served as the maiden project for the heavy-lift capabilities of the 750 t hydraulic crane 511 287 WSP finalising port projects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wsp-finalising-port-projects-in-africa-2018-03-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481028 1522048526 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713839_resized_andrevantonder03181022.jpg ANDRE VAN TONDER WSP’s maritime skills and expertise are globally marketable and we are involved in many projects locally and abroad 511 287 Association urges producers to meet standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/not-all-bottled-water-meet-the-same-standards-association-2018-01-19 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473161 1520864511 1521151200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696525_resized_charlottemetcalfceo112017southafricannationalbottledwaterassociation1022.jpg CHARLOTTE METCALF The quality of municipal water in South Africa is high, but it does vary daily 511 287 Drive specialist launches new product at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drive-specialist-launches-new-product-at-event-2018-03-02 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477955 1519654877 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706779_resized_normanmalekanationalsalesmanager022018seweurodrive1022.jpg NORMAN MALEKA Our aim is to offer complete solutions, as opposed to simply being a component supplier 511 287 Built environment summit in May http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/yearly-summit-on-built-environment-moves-to-may-greater-attendance-expected-2018-02-23 Dylan Slater CONSTRUCTION Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478232 1519809498 1519941600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Over 20 000 visitors expected at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/over-20-000-visitors-expected-at-event-2018-03-02 Simone Liedtke bauma CONEXPO AFRICA Official Preview Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477926 1519809541 1519941600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706695_resized_baumaconexpoafricanasrec022018messemunchen1022.jpg 2018 EDITION The third iteration of the event in Africa will be held from March 13 to 16 511 287 African projects require integrated delivery models http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-projects-require-integrated-delivery-models-2018-02-23 Nadine James Project Management Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478159 1519106405 1519336800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Discovery headquarters nears completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/discovery-headquarters-nears-completion-2018-02-16 Marleny Arnoldi Consulting Engineers Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476969 1518500544 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704619_resized_wbhodiscoverybuildingcivilengineeringconstruction0220181022.jpg VISIONARY CONSTRUCTION The vision for the Discovery building extends beyond providing indoor environmental quality for the occupants, to the integration of a building into a healthier, more desirable surrounding precinct 511 287 Reuse of road construction materials mitigates road damage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reuse-of-road-construction-materials-mitigates-road-damage-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474453 1518691368 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699356_resized_waylonkukard21117duane1022.jpg WAYLON KUKARD Cold recycling using foamed bitumen as a binding agent is a globally established process that is attracting increasing interest from road construction authorities 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72833_2017-11-23_wirtgen_-_hd_web.mp436981314 Wirtgen South Africa sales manager Waylon Kukard discusses the benefits of road rehabilitation and cold recycling. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Wirtgen South Africa sales manager Waylon Kukard discusses the benefits of road rehabilitation and cold recycling. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Drones offer inspection and maintenance benefits for built environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drones-offer-inspection-and-maintenance-benefits-for-built-environment-2018-02-16 Dylan Slater DRONES Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477472 1518691736 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705710_resized_janethomsonppfotor.png JANE THOMSON Remotely piloted aircraft systems can lower costs, enhance general visibility and improve personnel safety 511 287 Senegal utility awards €197-million grid expansion contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/subsidiary-of-italian-company-secures-contract-to-extend-senegalese-grid-2018-02-07 Nadine James Electricity Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477502 1518692170 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 WSP to develop 330 kV Zambia-DRC electricity transmission line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wsp-to-develop-330-kv-zambia-drc-electricity-transmission-line-2018-02-13 Dylan Slater ELECTRICITY Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:18:00 +0200 478122 1518691391 1518517080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Turner & Townsend’s Kenyan business to merge with Nairobi-based firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turner-townsends-kenyan-business-to-merge-with-nairobi-based-firm-2018-02-06 Dylan Slater MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:24:00 +0200 477445 1517927226 1517927040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Construction expo brings new opportunities to KwaZulu-Natal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-expo-brings-new-opportunities-to-kwazulu-natal-2018-02-02 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475741 1517295046 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701875_resized_infrastructureconstructionwbhosandton511151022duane.jpg INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT Round table discussions will focus on enabling public-private sector collaboration to achieve KwaZulu-Natal’s development milestones for infrastructure 511 287 Industry body authorised as verification authority http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-authorised-as-verification-authority-2018-02-02 Victor Moolman Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475693 1517295045 1517522400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 The actions being taken and considered as ‘Day Zero’ looms for Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-actions-being-taken-and-considered-as-day-zero-looms-for-cape-town-2018-01-24 Kim Cloete WATER CRISIS Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476155 1517300403 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703921_resized_zero.jpg 511 287