Engineering News | Consulting Engineers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/consulting-engineers Sun, 18 Nov 2018 09:57:00 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Need for engineers amid infrastructure delivery challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineering-and-construction-industries-contracting-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494302 1534938914 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744199_resized_cesachrisandneresh07181022.jpg NERESH PATHER AND CHRIS CAMPBELL Consulting Engineers South Africa is encouraging partnerships among its member companies, in the form of joint ventures, to benefit in respect of growth and skills transfer 511 287 CESA Aon Awards adds Lifetime Industry Achievement category http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-aon-awards-adds-lifetime-industry-achievement-category-2018-08-16 Anine Kilian ENGINEERING Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:38:00 +0200 495948 1534837448 1534423080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 81 professionals appointed to help shape struggling municipalities’ infrastructure delivery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/81-professionals-appointed-to-help-shape-struggling-municipalities-infrastructure-delivery-2018-08-06 Marleny Arnoldi INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:35:00 +0200 494958 1533566264 1533566100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745575_resized_zwelimkhize910221017duane.jpg Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize 511 287 Funding for SA firms seeking to increase African trade and investment exposure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/export-culture-2018-08-03 Schalk Burger INTRAREGIONAL TRADE Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493456 1534253302 1533247200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744029_resized_export.jpg 511 287 Community project receives Saice honours http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/community-based-water-and-sanitation-project-receives-saice-award-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491561 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737883_resized_boschprojectssaice06181022.jpg COMMUNITY PROJECT The Bosch Projects team worked closely with the eThekwini municipality to secure the supply of potable water and a basic sanitation service in KwaZulu-Natal 511 287 New technology can optimise project management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technology-can-optimise-project-management-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491572 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737880_resized_deloitteprojectmanagement07181022.jpg MAHENDRA DEDASANIYA The capital projects industry has historically underinvested in technology and it has been resistant to change 511 287 Transnet expansion project uplifts the community http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-expansion-project-uplifts-the-community-2018-07-20 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491819 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738319_resized_hatchtransnetproject1022.jpg BENEFICIARIES Women to Women Shelter is one of the community organisations that benefited from the project 511 287 Focus on noise reduction engineering solutions lacking http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/insufficient-focus-on-noise-reduction-engineering-solutions-2018-07-20 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491841 1531809817 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738327_resized_noisereductionbloomberg07181022.jpg HEARING PROTECTION The Occupational Health and Safety Act requires employers to use engineering means to reduce noise levels, barrier off high noise areas or, issue hearing protection to employees 511 287 SRK, industry loses leading light http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/srk-industry-loses-leading-light-2018-07-11 Nadine James OBITUARY Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:31:00 +0200 492354 1531316156 1531305060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739497_resized_oskarsteffen21211duane1022.jpg Dr Oskar Steffen 511 287 New tech, investments can reduce water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tech-investments-can-reduce-water-crisis-2018-07-06 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490276 1530782551 1530828000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735042_resized_waterengineeringbloomberg3047251601180620171022.jpg COLLABORATIVE MANAGEMENT South Africa is depending on a complex and technically challenging bulk-water supply which requires a high level of expertise and coordination 511 287 Capitalising on Big Data and analytics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capitalising-on-big-data-and-analytics-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489735 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733220_resized_consultingengineersworleyparsonmohamedmadhi0620181022.jpg MOHAMED MADHI Advisian assists companies in understanding how to tap into and use the big data concept by developing a comprehensive map of all data flows available 511 287 Local firm emphasises project collaboration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-firm-emphasises-collaboration-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489718 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733190_resized_consultingengineerspwctower0620181022.jpg TWISTED TOWER Arup highlights the PwC Tower as an example of what collaborative design can achieve 511 287 Service expansion expected to promote geographical expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/service-expansion-expected-to-promote-geographical-expansion-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489673 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733024_resized_consultingengineersboscheastafricaexposureofbuildingfoundations0620181022.jpg GERTRUDES GARDEN CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL The project began in April this year and is scheduled for completion in mid-2020 511 287 First half of 2018 takes its toll on the industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-half-of-2018-takes-its-toll-on-the-industry-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489685 1530258567 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733086_resized_johannesburgjhbinnercity80740209duane1022.jpeg VALUE-FOR-MONEY CONSIDERATIONS Cesa is calling on government to perform proper value-for-money considerations during the infrastructure professional services procurement process 511 287 Mining downturn results in profile expansion for consulting firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-downturn-results-in-profile-expansion-for-consulting-firm-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489675 1530258621 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733033_resized_consultingengineersmedupi0620181022.jpg MEDUPI POWER STATION SRK Consulting’s scope of work at the Medupi power station is due for completion in December 511 287 Innovative approaches deployed to overcome industry hardship http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-approaches-deployed-to-overcome-industry-hardship-2018-06-14 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489676 1530258774 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733046_resized_consultingengineersmathieuduplooy0620181022.jpg MATHIEU DU PLOOY Consulting firms are looking to differentiate themselves and build strong relationships in the industry to remain a professional service provider of choice 511 287 Laser equipment extends design possibilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-equipment-exstends-design-possibilities-2018-06-20 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490212 1530620793 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737670_resized_consultingengineeringwaren06181022.jpg WARNE RIPPON Allied Steelrode’s LT20 leverages the full engineering and design potential of tubular steel 511 287 Deloitte expands mining industry service offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/deloitte-expands-mining-industry-service-offering-2018-06-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING SERVICES Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:43:00 +0200 490895 1530020961 1530020580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Emission abatement technology could drive industrialisation – EPCM Global http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emission-abatement-technology-could-drive-industrialisation-epcm-global-2018-06-20 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:36:00 +0200 490237 1529589286 1529480160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Female civil engineer appointed Saice Amathole region chair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/female-civil-engineer-appointed-saice-amathole-region-chair-2018-06-19 Simone Liedtke CIVIL ENGINEERING Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:54:00 +0200 490191 1529420207 1529420040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734291_resized_onkengacu1022.jpg Newly-appointed chairperson of the South African Institution of Civil Engineering (Saice) Amathole region Onke Ngacu 511 287 Politics suppressing rail infrastructure build in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/politics-suppressing-rail-infrastructure-build-in-africa-2018-06-01 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486937 1527518415 1527804000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726972_resized_lutchmanvl1022.jpg VISHAAL LUTCHMAN The lack of continuity in government leads to unfinished projects and decaying rail infrastructure 511 287 Engineering firm aims to lead in technology, innovation to improve services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineering-firm-aims-to-lead-in-technology-innovation-to-improve-services-2018-06-01 Schalk Burger ENGINEERING Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487342 1527771879 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727815_resized_aecomafricabuildingandplacesmdtimterhaar05181022.jpg TIM TER HAAR AECOM is developing BIM systems and solutions through its interactions with clients to meet their technical requirements and includes the steel milling industry, bulk materials and commodities handling, mining and ports in South Africa 511 287 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