Engineering News | Infrastructure & Services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/municipal-infrastructure Sat, 17 Nov 2018 11:22:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Experts collaborate to deliver project in Kenya http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/developer-collaborates-expertise-to-deliver-infrastructure-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Infrastructure & Services Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494459 1534227766 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744371_resized_bonichileshe07181022.jpg BONI CHILESHE A major advantage for Aecom in the region is its ability to leverage its international expertise and experience on the continent 511 287 Microsurfacing system cost effective, environment friendly http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/microsurfacing-system-cost-effective-environment-friendly-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Infrastructure & Services Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493553 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744211_resized_colascolmat07181022.jpg ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY The Colas South Africa team applying Colmat L microsurfacing in the Krugersdorp Nature Reserve 511 287 Wave of innovation for infrastructure development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wave-of-innovation-for-infrastructure-development-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Infrastructure & Services Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494232 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744202_resized_n2concorinfrastructure2017construction10221022.jpg COLLABORATION Concor Construction wants to work with governments and municipalities to meet their mandates for infrastructure delivery 511 287 Expediting infrastructure development to address rapid urbanisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expediting-infrastructure-development-to-address-rapid-urbanisation-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Infrastructure & Services Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494265 1534416953 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744205_resized_sandtonalexandra1022.jpg URBANISATION There is a need for robust and sophisticated infrastructure to support and sustain increasing urbanisation in Africa 511 287 55 Mℓ/d treatment plant completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-55-md-treatment-plant-completed-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Infrastructure & Services Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494463 1534416998 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744386_resized_veoliaumgeniwater07181022.jpg RELIABLE SUPPLY The 55 Mℓ/d potable water treatment plant in the iLembe District has been handed over to Umgeni Water 511 287 Investors looking for viable infrastructure projects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investors-looking-for-viable-infrastructure-projects-in-africa-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Infrastructure & Services Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494144 1534861590 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744208_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine110114duane1022.jpg INVESTING IN INFRASTRUCTURE Investec Bank is considering investment in renewable energy, water desalination and treatment projects, transportation infrastructure and speciality buildings 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 Infrastructure & Services 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 SADC in need of localised development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/localisation-is-critical-to-drive-sadc-region-industrialisation-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure & Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460553 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668621_resized_nigelgwynneevanssadcindustrialisationweekinfrastructure20171022.jpg NIGEL GWYNNE-EVANS State-owned entities have a critical role to play in attractive private sector investment for infrastructure projects 511 287 Company offers complete solution for water treatment works http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-offers-complete-solution-for-water-treatment-works-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure & Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460501 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668493_resized_pmpspolisolpolymersysteminfrastructure20171022.jpg POLISOL POLYMER PLANT There’s a gap in the market for small-scale dosing equipment that can be custom-made for a client’s applications 511 287 Company supplies piping for water treatment expansion project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-supplies-piping-for-water-treatment-expansion-project-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure & Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460529 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668540_resized_plastitechusuthuexpansionprojectinfrastructureservices20171022.jpg MEGA SUPPLY Plasti-Tech supplied R1.8-million worth of piping and fabricated fittings for the Usuthu water purification plant expansion project 511 287 Diverse assets for infrastructure in demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-diverse-assets-in-infrastructure-development-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure & Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460584 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668726_resized_williamjohnstonwspcommercialproperty1120161022.jpg WILLIAM JOHNSTON The state of the economy offers processing plants and light manufacturers an opportunity for repairs and maintenance 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70304_2017-07-24_wsp-victor_-_hd_web.mp459984051WSP property team and structures regional director William Johnston discusses the demand for diverse assets in the infrastructure industry. WSP property team and structures regional director William Johnston discusses the demand for diverse assets in the infrastructure industry. New code to benefit smaller companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-construction-sector-code-to-benefit-smaller-companies-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure & Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460453 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668490_resized_deonoberholzer10717duane1022.jpg DEON OBERHOLZER Some companies prefer noncompliance with BEE requirements, but subsequently lose lucrative opportunities to supply government or public-sector-related projects 511 287 Procurement standard set to stop use of ‘cheap’ professional services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/procurement-standard-set-to-stop-use-of-cheap-professional-services-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure & Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460455 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668326_resized_infrastructureconstructionwbhosandton511151022duane.jpg INCLUSIVE DECISION-MAKING Government bodies in their respective procurement departments, should make more of a crossfunctional team effort regarding procurement 511 287 Project aids community development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-aids-community-development-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Infrastructure & Services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460517 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668627_resized_royalhaskoningdhvcornubiainterchangeinfrastructure20171022.jpg PILING UP Royal HaskoningDHV construction project manager Drew Wilson says the biggest challenge has been piling and the foundation of the structure 511 287 Upscaled infrastructure and regional integration needed in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unscaled-infrastructure-and-regional-integration-needed-2016-06-10 Kimberley Smuts Infrastructure & Services Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413900 1465223428 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Improved project implementation will drive infrastructure growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-project-implementation-will-drive-infrastructure-growth-2016-06-10 Robyn Wilkinson Infrastructure & Services Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413722 1465223428 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Wireless connectivity fundamental to infrastructure development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wireless-connectivity-fundamental-to-infrastructure-development-2016-06-10 Nadine James Infrastructure & Services Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413759 1465550058 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Collaboration on infrastructure projects can yield economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collaboration-on-infrastructure-projects-can-yield-economic-growth-2016-06-10 Zandile Mavuso Infrastructure & Services Fri, 10 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 413970 1465550951 1465509600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000557585_resized_infrastructure.jpg 511 288 B2B programme geared to empower municipalities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/b2b-programme-geared-to-empower-municipalities-2015-06-12 Dylan Slater Infrastructure & Services Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 371997 1433829490 1434060000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000429876_resized_casecxexcavator21022.jpg MITIGATING MUNICIPAL BACKLOGS Under the ambit of the Back-to-Basics programme, government aims to improve municipal procurement and infrastructure delivery, among other competency requirements 511 287 Open-access fibre-optic network key to smart city success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/open-access-fibre-optic-network-key-to-smart-city-success-2015-06-12 Dylan Slater Infrastructure & Services Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 371741 1433829490 1434060000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000429119_resized_2141022.jpg DARK FIBRE NETWORK Dark Fibre Africa’s network has the capacity to handle bandwidths far larger than South Africa’s expected broadband traffic requirements over the next 20 years 511 287 Municipality’s smart water meters reduce leaks, improve readings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipalitys-smart-water-meters-reduce-leaks-improve-readings-2015-06-12 Dylan Slater Infrastructure & Services Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 372015 1433829490 1434060000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000429945_resized_pic11022.jpg DETERRING THEFT The smart water meters have no metal components, thereby mitigating theft for metal recycling 511 287 Stable municipalities require long-term foresight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stable-municipalities-require-long-term-foresight-2015-06-12 Dylan Slater Infrastructure & Services Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0200 371746 1433829490 1434060000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000429170_resized_mosesmabhidastadium11022.jpg DEVELOPING INFRASTRUCTURE Strategic long-term planning is essential to ensure the completion of long-term infrastructure developments 511 287 Second project wins housing award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineering-firms-second-project-wins-housing-award-2014-06-13 Mia Breytenbach Infrastructure & Services Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332672 1402379977 1402610400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000318951_resized_lufhereng1022.jpg LUFHERENG INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT Bigen Africa will service the housing stands with municipal infrastructure and construct the housing units 511 287 Business plan to improve services at multipurpose centre http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-plan-to-improve-services-at-multipurpose-centre-2014-06-13 Mia Breytenbach Infrastructure & Services Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332684 1401697589 1402610400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000318989_resized_gibb1022.jpg BUSINESS PLAN Service level agreements will ensure services at the Tombo Thusong Centre 511 287 Engineers need to lead municipal departments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engineers-need-to-lead-municipal-departments-2014-06-13 Mia Breytenbach Infrastructure & Services Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332324 1402660230 1402610400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000318037_resized_johannesburgjhbinnercity810102091022duane.jpg MUNICIPAL PROFICIENCY Cesa suggests that engineers head municipal infrastructure departments 511 287 Roads, infrastructure restoration key focus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jras-key-focus-remains-city-roads-infrastructure-restoration-2014-06-13 Mia Breytenbach Infrastructure & Services Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332424 1402660285 1402610400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000318297_resized_johannesburgjhbinnercity811102091022duane.jpg ROADS UPGRADE The Johannesburg Roads Agency received a budget injection of about R6-billion for investment in the city’s road infrastructure 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/49814_2014-05-28_jra__-_hd_web.mp413440527Johannesburg Roads Agency MD Skhumbuzo Macozoma discusses the core programmes comprising the agency’s response plan. Johannesburg Roads Agency MD Skhumbuzo Macozoma discusses the core programmes comprising the agency’s response plan. Durban pipeline project still on track for completion in 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-pipeline-project-still-on-track-for-completion-in-2017-2014-06-13 Mia Breytenbach Infrastructure & Services Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332328 1402660309 1402610400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000318048_resized_ethekwinin1022.jpg WATER WAY The R150-million first phase of the Northern Aqueduct project is scheduled for completion in the third quarter of 2015 511 287 Substation upgrade on track http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/substation-upgrade-on-track-completion-due-2015-2014-06-13 Mia Breytenbach Infrastructure & Services Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0200 332327 1402660435 1402610400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000318043_resized_rhdhvms1022.jpg NECCESARY UPGRADE Upgrades to the Mogale City Condale substation will ensure stable electricity supply capacity for the community 511 287 Social housing valuable tool in creating an integrated society http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solution-lies-in-social-housing-2011-07-13 Idéle Esterhuizen Infrastructure & Services Fri, 29 Jul 2011 00:00:00 +0200 230519 1311670349 1311890400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lack of skills remains obstacle to effective service delivery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parties-speak-out-on-municipal-services-2011-07-13 Idéle Esterhuizen Infrastructure & Services Fri, 29 Jul 2011 00:00:00 +0200 230505 1311670350 1311890400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Alternative technology offers housing solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alternative-technology-offers-housing-solution-2011-07-13 Idéle Esterhuizen Infrastructure & Services Fri, 29 Jul 2011 00:00:00 +0200 230530 1311670355 1311890400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Manufacturer participates in affordable-housing projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-participates-in-affordable-housing-projects-2011-07-15 Creamer Media Reporter Infrastructure & Services Fri, 29 Jul 2011 00:00:00 +0200 230764 1311670360 1311890400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Forged products pose health hazards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/forged-products-pose-health-hazards-2011-07-14 Idéle Esterhuizen Infrastructure & Services Fri, 29 Jul 2011 00:00:00 +0200 230635 1311670356 1311890400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 R450m ablution facilities upgrade for informal settlements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r450-million-ablution-facilities-upgrade-in-informal-settlements-2010-07-30 Natasha Odendaal Infrastructure & Services Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +0200 199059 1280213457 1280440800 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 Construction giant advances with green initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/basil-read-developments-go-green-2010-07-30 Natasha Odendaal Infrastructure & Services Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +0200 199061 1280213457 1280440800 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 Nonrevenue water reduction programme under way in eThekwini http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-reduction-programme-to-be-implemented-2010-07-30 Natasha Odendaal Infrastructure & Services Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +0200 199260 1280213463 1280440800 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 Civils work under way for low-cost residential development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-housing-development-started-2010-07-30 Natasha Odendaal Infrastructure & Services Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +0200 199324 1280213455 1280440800 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0 Housing project commemorates women’s march of 1956 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/north-west-to-commemorate-womens-march-by-delivering-1-956-houses-2010-07-30 Natasha Odendaal Infrastructure & Services Fri, 30 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +0200 199558 1280213469 1280440800 99999999999 Brindaveni Naidoo 0 0