Engineering News | Quantity Surveyors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/quantity-surveyors Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:36:20 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Container supplier sees opportunities despite market slump http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/container-supplier-sees-opportunities-despite-market-slump-2017-12-01 Nica Schreuder Quantity Surveyors Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470570 1511853904 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692278_resized_containerworldtanktainer1022.jpg TANKTAINER Container World’s tanktainers can store nonhazardous, semi-hazardous and hazardous materials and products 511 287 SA lacking global competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-lacking-global-competitiveness-2017-11-17 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469840 1510914191 1510869600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689515_resized_rdphousetembisan1022.jpg SOCIOECONOMIC BENEFITS Authorities would do well to accelerate the pace of affordable housing delivery, such as Reconstruction and Development Programme housing 511 287 Competition proves long term value of stainless steel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-proves-long-term-value-of-stainless-steel-2017-10-27 Robyn Wilkinson Quantity Surveyors Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467637 1508762236 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684493_resized_sassdaamrishpunwasimichelbasson1020171022.jpg A WINNING FORMULA Sassda Western Cape manager Michel Bassson hands Amrish Punwasi his prize for having proven the success of Sassda’s new app 511 287 Nonconformance of standards exacerbates drought conditions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/non-conformance-of-pipes-standards-exacerbates-s-african-drought-conditions-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Quantity Surveyors Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466137 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681044_resized_rareplastics20171022.jpg CONFORMING TO STANDARDS SATAS or SABS accreditation is essential to ensuring reliable water infrastructure that adheres to strict standards 511 287 Geospatial products distributor launches world’s smallest image laser scanner locally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/geospatial-products-distributor-launches-worlds-smallest-image-laser-scanner-locally-2017-10-06 Mia Breytenbach INSTRUMENTATION & CONTROL Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464918 1506954328 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678624_resized_geomaticsacielgeomaticsleicablk360scannertablet0920171022.jpg EASE OF USE The integration of the Leica BLK360 laser image scanner and Autodesk software streamlines the reality capture process 511 287 Multidisciplinary platform pursued for project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multidisciplinary-platform-pursued-for-project-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Quantity Surveyors Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457881 1500361728 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662551_resized_wsp11022.jpeg WHOLE OTHER DIMENSION Three-dimensional modelling allows for a project’s building design to be viewed in virtual reality using headsets 511 287 South African R&D spending on the rise but government aims yet higher http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-rd-spending-on-the-rise-but-government-aims-yet-higher-2017-04-12 Keith Campbell SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Wed, 12 Apr 2017 16:12:00 +0200 449520 1492009114 1492006320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642212_resized_naledipandorgovernmentzanew.jpeg Science & Technology Minister Naledi Pandor 511 287 Local company partners with global software solutions major http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ares-infracon-partner-to-offer-project-controls-software-solutions-in-sa-africa-2017-04-07 Mia Breytenbach PROJECT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447662 1491224900 1491516000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636884_resized_aresinfraconprismestimatinglarge032017png1022.jpg SOFTWARE PROVISION Infracon Consulting will be able to sell and distribute Ares Prism, an enterprise project life-cycle management solution to manage the complete project life-cycle of capital projects 511 287 KPMG at forefront of PRASA rail infrastructure upgrades http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kpmg-at-forefront-of-prasa-rail-infrastructure-upgrades-2017-03-03 Tasneem Bulbulia Quantity Surveyors Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 443396 1488204607 1488492000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627040_resized_railinfrastructureprasa390714022017duane1022.jpg PRASA PROJECT The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa is replacing the entire metro rail fleet of South Africa through the provision of 3 600 new train car units 511 287 Quantity surveyors can minimise inflated construction costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quantity-surveyors-can-limit-inflated-construction-costs-2016-05-20 Nadine James Quantity Surveyors Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200 410463 1463465697 1463695200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000542917_resized_asaqslarryfeinberg1022.jpg LARRY FEINBERG The ASAQS executive director believes the South African government should forge stronger relationships with the quantity surveyor profession 511 287 SA quantity surveyors should look to Africa for new projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-quantity-surveyors-should-look-to-africa-for-new-projects-2016-04-29 Victor Moolman Quantity Surveyors Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 408197 1461927300 1461880800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000536052_resized_businessinafricagrantbrucesynergyprovided.jpg SYNERGY PROPERTY SOLUTIONS Bruce McNicol (left) and Grant Hechter (right) believe that expanding into Africa has provided Synergy with stability 511 468 Educated consultants, surveyors are key in green initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/educated-consultants-surveyors-are-key-in-green-initiatives-2016-04-01 Victor Moolman Quantity Surveyors Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 403870 1459246987 1459461600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000523400_resized_greenoffice1022.jpeg GREEN BUILDING Success of green technologies depends on all parties being well informed about their application and benefits 511 287 Laser scanning technology vital in construction projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-targets-growth-despite-industry-recovery-2016-03-11 Malusi Mkhize Quantity Surveyors Fri, 11 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0200 402548 1459247029 1457647200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000519540_resized_laserwebm12897891022.jpeg INVALUABLE ACCURACY Laser technology provides irrefutable accuracy to either dispute or approve what has been built by a contractor 511 287 Building confidence falls to three-year low http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-confidence-falls-to-three-year-low-2016-03-10 Anine Kilian CONSTRUCTION Thu, 10 Mar 2016 14:37:00 +0200 404317 1459246908 1457613420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000524816_resized_waterfallconstruction710220814duane.jpg 511 287 Foundation piles for new Kyalami building project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/foundation-piles-for-new-kyalami-building-project-2016-02-12 Lynne Jackson Quantity Surveyors Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 399139 1472723058 1455228000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000509167_resized_unknown.jpeg GAUTENG PILING Work in progress for the foundation piles at the new Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit 511 287 Building confidence index drops to 44 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-confidence-index-drops-to-44-2015-09-17 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Thu, 17 Sep 2015 16:26:00 +0200 385620 1459246944 1442499960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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